Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 21 30
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 71 75 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.30% 7.34% 9.05%
As % of the Applications category 65.74% 58.59% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 59 60
Watford median annual salary £31,000 £50,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.00% +52.67% -21.08%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £22,600
90th Percentile £50,375 £62,500 £54,125
Hertfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -10.77% -

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 108 128 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.10% 12.52% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83 107 121
Watford median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +53.85% -17.72%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,650 £63,750 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.77% -7.14% -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Watford

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Watford

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Watford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Watford region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 60 (84.51%) Microsoft
2 47 (66.20%) Windows
3 35 (49.30%) Active Directory
4 34 (47.89%) Office 365
5 31 (43.66%) Windows Server
6 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (36.62%) MS Exchange
9 25 (35.21%) Firewall
10 24 (33.80%) Linux
11 23 (32.39%) DNS
11 23 (32.39%) Retail
12 22 (30.99%) DHCP
13 21 (29.58%) ITIL
13 21 (29.58%) VMware
14 20 (28.17%) PBX
14 20 (28.17%) VPN
14 20 (28.17%) Terminal Services
14 20 (28.17%) Data Centre
14 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (26.76%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (26.76%) Skype for Business
15 19 (26.76%) Skype
15 19 (26.76%) Remote Desktop
15 19 (26.76%) Mentoring
16 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (22.54%) WAN
17 16 (22.54%) LAN
18 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 26 (36.62%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.76%) Skype for Business
3 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.23%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.04%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (47.89%) Office 365
2 13 (18.31%) PaaS
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.23%) G Suite
7 2 (2.82%) SaaS
8 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) DNS
3 22 (30.99%) DHCP
4 20 (28.17%) PBX
4 20 (28.17%) VPN
5 19 (26.76%) Remote Desktop
5 19 (26.76%) Skype
6 16 (22.54%) LAN
6 16 (22.54%) WAN
7 14 (19.72%) VLAN
8 13 (18.31%) ISDN
8 13 (18.31%) MPLS
8 13 (18.31%) VoIP
9 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.63%) Wireless
11 3 (4.23%) Intranet
12 2 (2.82%) Internet
13 1 (1.41%) LDAP
13 1 (1.41%) SAN
13 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
General
1 23 (32.39%) Retail
2 12 (16.90%) Games
3 8 (11.27%) German Language
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.23%) French Language
5 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 17 (23.94%) Support Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Support Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (16.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Active Directory Support
6 10 (14.08%) Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Help Desk Analyst
7 9 (12.68%) Administrator
7 9 (12.68%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (12.68%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 9 (12.68%) IT Support
7 9 (12.68%) Office 365 Engineer
8 8 (11.27%) IT Analyst
9 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 7 (9.86%) Active Directory Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 7 (9.86%) CSS
3 7 (9.86%) CSS3
3 7 (9.86%) HTML5
3 7 (9.86%) jQuery
3 7 (9.86%) Web Services
3 7 (9.86%) XML
4 6 (8.45%) REST
5 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
6 1 (1.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Handset
3 3 (4.23%) AS400
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) iPhone
4 2 (2.82%) CCTV
4 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (66.20%) Windows
2 31 (43.66%) Windows Server
3 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (33.80%) Linux
6 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (19.72%) Windows 7
9 9 (12.68%) Windows 10
10 6 (8.45%) CentOS
10 6 (8.45%) Mac OS
10 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
11 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
11 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Mentoring
3 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.31%) Coaching
5 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
5 8 (11.27%) Logistics
5 8 (11.27%) Migration
5 8 (11.27%) Service Management
6 7 (9.86%) CRM
6 7 (9.86%) Information Security
6 7 (9.86%) IT Asset Management
6 7 (9.86%) ITSM
6 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.86%) Proactive Management
6 7 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (9.86%) Statistics
7 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.04%) Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) C#
2 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) C
4 6 (8.45%) VB
5 5 (7.04%) SQL
6 4 (5.63%) C++
6 4 (5.63%) Java
7 2 (2.82%) RPG
7 2 (2.82%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.41%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) MCSA
3 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (49.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.17%) Terminal Services
2 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.45%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (8.45%) vSphere
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) WSUS
2 6 (8.45%) vCenter Server
3 3 (4.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 60 (84.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (29.58%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.04%) Dell
4 5 (7.04%) Sage
5 3 (4.23%) Google
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 3 (4.23%) SonicWALL
5 3 (4.23%) Symantec
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (1.41%) Nokia
7 1 (1.41%) Samsung
7 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow