The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.08% 4.66% 3.01%
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 25.58% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 43 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.75% 18.22% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 27
Average salary £65,000 £95,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 15 (93.75%) Degree
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
4 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
4 9 (56.25%) Service Management
4 9 (56.25%) Migration
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) B2B
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
6 6 (37.50%) Internet
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (37.50%) Games
6 6 (37.50%) CMDB
6 6 (37.50%) Publishing
6 6 (37.50%) iPad
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
6 6 (37.50%) Google Apps
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (37.50%) Google
6 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (56.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Games
2 6 (37.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Junior
2 6 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) IT Support
2 6 (37.50%) Junior IT Support
2 6 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) CMDB
2 6 (37.50%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Service Management
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) B2B
3 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix