Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 21 17
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 47 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.76% 8.57% 9.66%
As % of the Applications category 54.65% 61.74% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 63 84
Watford median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +35.71% -15.66%
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,000 £21,075
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year -15.38% +2.36% +1.60%

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 86 149 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.71% 13.89% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 78 105 131
Watford median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,950 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £28,504 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.30% -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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 29 (61.70%) Windows
3 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
4 17 (36.17%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (29.79%) Office 365
8 11 (23.40%) Firewall
9 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
9 10 (21.28%) ITIL
9 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
9 10 (21.28%) VPN
10 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
10 9 (19.15%) Asset Management
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (17.02%) Marketing
11 8 (17.02%) Degree
11 8 (17.02%) Proactive Management
12 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
12 7 (14.89%) DNS
12 7 (14.89%) WAN
12 7 (14.89%) DHCP
12 7 (14.89%) LAN
12 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.89%) Service Management
13 6 (12.77%) ITSM
13 6 (12.77%) Information Security
13 6 (12.77%) Retail
13 6 (12.77%) MySQL

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 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Office 365
2 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.26%) G Suite
6 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 10 (21.28%) VPN
3 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.89%) DHCP
4 7 (14.89%) DNS
4 7 (14.89%) LAN
4 7 (14.89%) WAN
5 6 (12.77%) PBX
6 5 (10.64%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (10.64%) Skype
7 2 (4.26%) Intranet
7 2 (4.26%) VoIP
7 2 (4.26%) Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.02%) Marketing
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) French Language
3 3 (6.38%) German Language
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Support Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) IT Support
4 8 (17.02%) IT Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (14.89%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support
6 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Developer
8 3 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.38%) Administrator
8 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Support
8 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
8 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) XML
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) CSS3
3 3 (6.38%) HTML5
3 3 (6.38%) jQuery
3 3 (6.38%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Handset
3 3 (6.38%) CCTV
4 2 (4.26%) AS400
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Blog
5 1 (2.13%) CMDB
5 1 (2.13%) EPoS
5 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows Server
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 9 (19.15%) Linux
7 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
8 5 (10.64%) CentOS
8 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.64%) Ubuntu
8 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
9 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (6.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Asset Management
3 8 (17.02%) Proactive Management
4 7 (14.89%) Service Management
5 6 (12.77%) Information Security
5 6 (12.77%) IT Asset Management
5 6 (12.77%) ITSM
6 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.64%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.38%) Logistics
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.38%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.38%) Statistics
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.26%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) C
4 2 (4.26%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) RPG
5 1 (2.13%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.13%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
2 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (10.64%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 3 (6.38%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) Dell
4 2 (4.26%) Sage
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Omniture
5 1 (2.13%) Remedy
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.13%) Symantec
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter