Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 59 28
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 43 35 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.05% 3.73% 6.70%
As % of the Applications category 40.57% 47.30% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 41
Watford median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -40.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,175 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £40,000 £51,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +12.07% -10.77% -2.26%

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 106 74 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.46% 7.89% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 85
Watford median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% - -27.78%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £59,600
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.84% -4.62% -13.33%

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 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 29 (67.44%) Windows
3 26 (60.47%) Active Directory
4 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
5 21 (48.84%) Windows 7
6 17 (39.53%) Office 365
7 16 (37.21%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (37.21%) Windows 10
8 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (30.23%) VMware
9 12 (27.91%) VLAN
9 12 (27.91%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (23.26%) VPN
12 9 (20.93%) Cisco
12 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
13 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
13 8 (18.60%) vCenter Server
13 8 (18.60%) Migration
13 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
15 6 (13.95%) Data Management
15 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (13.95%) Data Integration
15 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
15 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
15 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel

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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Office 365
2 6 (13.95%) Power Platform
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) VLAN
2 10 (23.26%) VPN
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) PBX
4 2 (4.65%) PPP
4 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.33%) 2.5G
5 1 (2.33%) 2G
5 1 (2.33%) 3G
5 1 (2.33%) 4G
5 1 (2.33%) 5G
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Skype
5 1 (2.33%) SNMP
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (13.95%) MS Access
1 6 (13.95%) Power BI
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) IT Support
2 14 (32.56%) Support Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) IT Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (18.60%) IT Support Technician
5 8 (18.60%) IT Technician
5 8 (18.60%) Support Technician
6 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
8 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Support Technician
8 4 (9.30%) Help Desk Technician
8 4 (9.30%) Senior IT Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) CCTV
2 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.33%) BYOD
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
3 21 (48.84%) Windows 7
4 16 (37.21%) Windows 10
5 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (11.63%) Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.33%) Android
10 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
2 8 (18.60%) Migration
2 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.95%) Data Integration
4 6 (13.95%) Data Management
4 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL V2
6 4 (9.30%) Antivirus Management
6 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
6 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Server Management
6 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Software Deployment
6 4 (9.30%) Ticket Management
6 4 (9.30%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
1 6 (13.95%) VB
2 4 (9.30%) VBA
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCNA
2 4 (9.30%) MCSA
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) Firmware
4 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) vCenter Server
2 5 (11.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) Blue Prism
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Avaya
6 3 (6.98%) Lotus
7 2 (4.65%) Apple
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Intel
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow