The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 23 35
Rank change year-on-year -25 +12  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 100 225 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.49% 8.59% 7.43%
As % of the Applications category 28.65% 50.34% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71 192 139
Median salary £26,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.28% +22.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 349 447 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 15.68% 17.06% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 266 369 372
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for MS Office in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -7 46 £26,750 -40.55% 3
Cheshunt - 9 £23,000 -
Letchworth -8 7 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Hatfield -6 5 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Stevenage 0 3 £19,000 -60.00%
Broxbourne - 3 £23,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 £36,500 +28.07%
Hoddesdon -9 1 £21,500 -6.52%
Hertford - 1 £19,000 -
Welwyn - 1 £36,500 - 1
MS Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 130 (64.36%) Microsoft
2 114 (56.44%) MS Excel
3 94 (46.53%) Windows
4 72 (35.64%) Active Directory
5 54 (26.73%) ITIL
6 47 (23.27%) Windows 7
7 43 (21.29%) Finance
8 39 (19.31%) SQL
9 38 (18.81%) Windows Server
10 35 (17.33%) Office 365
11 33 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (14.85%) Linux
14 27 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (13.37%) Firewall
15 26 (12.87%) WAN
15 26 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (12.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (12.38%) Degree
17 24 (11.88%) TCP/IP
18 23 (11.39%) SQL Server
18 23 (11.39%) Citrix
18 23 (11.39%) Security Cleared
19 22 (10.89%) Problem Management
19 22 (10.89%) LAN
20 20 (9.90%) DNS
20 20 (9.90%) DHCP
20 20 (9.90%) MS PowerPoint
20 20 (9.90%) Windows 10
21 18 (8.91%) SharePoint

MS Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.93%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.97%) IIS
4 4 (1.98%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 114 (56.44%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (6.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.47%) MS Project
5 5 (2.48%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.50%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.45%) Magento
2 6 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.48%) Sage 200
4 4 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.33%) Office 365
2 11 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.48%) IaaS
3 5 (2.48%) PaaS
4 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.37%) Firewall
2 26 (12.87%) WAN
3 24 (11.88%) TCP/IP
4 22 (10.89%) LAN
5 20 (9.90%) DHCP
5 20 (9.90%) DNS
6 11 (5.45%) FTP
7 10 (4.95%) VoIP
8 8 (3.96%) Internet
9 7 (3.47%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (3.47%) SAN
10 6 (2.97%) VPN
10 6 (2.97%) Wireless
11 5 (2.48%) Skype
11 5 (2.48%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.49%) PBX
13 2 (0.99%) Network Security
13 2 (0.99%) PuTTY
13 2 (0.99%) SSH
13 2 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.93%) MySQL
3 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.98%) Protractor
2 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) MSI
3 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 43 (21.29%) Finance
2 18 (8.91%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.43%) Legal
4 12 (5.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (3.47%) Marketing
6 5 (2.48%) Advertising
6 5 (2.48%) Retail
7 4 (1.98%) French Language
8 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.49%) German Language
8 3 (1.49%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.49%) Russian Language
8 3 (1.49%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.99%) Front Office
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (35.15%) Analyst
2 36 (17.82%) Support Analyst
3 32 (15.84%) IT Support
4 31 (15.35%) Help Desk Support
5 30 (14.85%) Support Engineer
6 17 (8.42%) IT Engineer
7 15 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (7.43%) Help Desk Engineer
7 15 (7.43%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 15 (7.43%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (6.93%) Help Desk Analyst
8 14 (6.93%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 12 (5.94%) Test Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Linux Support
10 11 (5.45%) Operational Support Analyst
10 11 (5.45%) Operations Analyst
10 11 (5.45%) Trainee
10 11 (5.45%) Trainee Analyst
10 11 (5.45%) Unix Support
10 11 (5.45%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.45%) .NET
1 11 (5.45%) JDBC
2 7 (3.47%) XML
3 5 (2.48%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.98%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.98%) Entity Framework
4 4 (1.98%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.50%) CSS
5 1 (0.50%) CSS3
5 1 (0.50%) HTML
5 1 (0.50%) HTML5
5 1 (0.50%) Java SE
5 1 (0.50%) jQuery
5 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.94%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.48%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.48%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.48%) Handset
5 5 (2.48%) iPad
6 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.49%) CMDB
7 3 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.99%) EPoS
8 2 (0.99%) NHS
8 2 (0.99%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.50%) IVR
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 94 (46.53%) Windows
2 47 (23.27%) Windows 7
3 38 (18.81%) Windows Server
4 33 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (14.85%) Linux
6 25 (12.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (9.90%) Windows 10
8 18 (8.91%) Unix
9 15 (7.43%) Solaris
10 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (3.47%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.48%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.48%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.98%) OpenVMS
14 3 (1.49%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.49%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.99%) Android
16 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.73%) ITIL
2 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (10.89%) Problem Management
4 18 (8.91%) Project Management
5 14 (6.93%) CRM
5 14 (6.93%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (5.94%) Data Analysis
6 12 (5.94%) Time Management
7 11 (5.45%) Business Analysis
7 11 (5.45%) Network Management
7 11 (5.45%) SDLC
8 10 (4.95%) Service Management
9 9 (4.46%) ITSM
10 8 (3.96%) Line Management
10 8 (3.96%) Physics
10 8 (3.96%) TDD
11 7 (3.47%) Automation Testing
11 7 (3.47%) Coaching
11 7 (3.47%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.31%) SQL
2 14 (6.93%) Bash Shell
2 14 (6.93%) C#
2 14 (6.93%) Perl
3 11 (5.45%) Java
3 11 (5.45%) PHP
4 9 (4.46%) VB
5 7 (3.47%) C
6 5 (2.48%) C++
6 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.48%) VBA
7 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.38%) Degree
3 23 (11.39%) Security Cleared
4 16 (7.92%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.94%) MCP
6 11 (5.45%) MCSE
7 10 (4.95%) MCSA
8 5 (2.48%) ACCA
8 5 (2.48%) CIMA
8 5 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.49%) PhD
10 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.99%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.99%) ISEB
10 2 (0.99%) MCDST
11 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.50%) CCNA
11 1 (0.50%) MCTS
11 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.43%) PMO
2 12 (5.94%) SLA
3 11 (5.45%) QA
4 4 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 72 (35.64%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.98%) Terminal Services
4 4 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.98%) vSphere
4 4 (1.98%) XenApp
5 2 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.99%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) SCCM
2 5 (2.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.49%) WSUS
4 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.50%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 130 (64.36%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.39%) Citrix
3 14 (6.93%) VMware
4 13 (6.44%) Oracle
5 12 (5.94%) Cisco
6 7 (3.47%) Computacenter
7 6 (2.97%) Google
7 6 (2.97%) NetApp
7 6 (2.97%) Symantec
8 5 (2.48%) Dell
8 5 (2.48%) Sage
8 5 (2.48%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.98%) Apple
9 4 (1.98%) Planview
10 3 (1.49%) Juniper
10 3 (1.49%) Veeam
11 2 (0.99%) Becrypt
11 2 (0.99%) EMC
11 2 (0.99%) F5
11 2 (0.99%) Sophos
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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