Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 37 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 45 68 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.11% 6.42% 6.67%
As % of the Applications category 51.72% 54.40% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 58
Watford median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.00% +48.31%
10th Percentile £26,400 £22,000 £22,675
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% - +3.33%

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 87 125 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.89% 11.80% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 99
Watford median annual salary £38,750 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.32% -13.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,100 £22,000 £24,743
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,600 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +6.06%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 44 (97.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (75.56%) Active Directory
3 28 (62.22%) Windows
4 21 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 20 (44.44%) Office 365
6 16 (35.56%) MS Exchange
7 14 (31.11%) VMware
8 13 (28.89%) VPN
9 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
10 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
10 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
11 10 (22.22%) ITIL
11 10 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (20.00%) Firewall
12 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
13 8 (17.78%) Wireless
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (15.56%) Symantec
14 7 (15.56%) Citrix
14 7 (15.56%) SAN
14 7 (15.56%) CCNA
14 7 (15.56%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (15.56%) R
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
14 7 (15.56%) XenApp
14 7 (15.56%) XenDesktop

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 16 (35.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Office 365
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) VPN
2 9 (20.00%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) Wireless
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (15.56%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (15.56%) iSCSI
4 7 (15.56%) SAN
5 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.67%) DHCP
6 3 (6.67%) DNS
6 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.22%) LAN
8 1 (2.22%) WAN
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (17.78%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.56%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Support
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Field Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Field Service Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Office 365 Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Support Team Leader
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Windows 10
3 11 (24.44%) Windows 7
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
1 10 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (15.56%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (15.56%) Presales
3 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) R
2 3 (6.67%) Java
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (75.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) XenApp
2 7 (15.56%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
1 7 (15.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) Symantec
4 7 (15.56%) Veeam
5 5 (11.11%) Remedy
5 5 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.67%) Apple
6 3 (6.67%) HP
6 3 (6.67%) Nokia
6 3 (6.67%) Samsung
7 2 (4.44%) SAP