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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 8 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.50% 3.36% 2.08%
As % of the Applications category 36.36% 39.13% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 4
Average salary £110,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+158.82% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
22 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.89% 8.58% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
Average salary £65,000 £105,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £85,000 £115,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 23 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Windows 7
4 18 (78.26%) Degree
5 15 (65.22%) Service Management
5 15 (65.22%) Finance
6 14 (60.87%) Windows XP
6 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
7 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
7 13 (56.52%) Migration
7 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
8 10 (43.48%) ITIL
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) Publishing
10 5 (21.74%) Internet
10 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
10 5 (21.74%) B2B
10 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
10 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 5 (21.74%) CMDB
10 5 (21.74%) Games
10 5 (21.74%) Google
10 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
10 5 (21.74%) Google Apps
10 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
10 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (21.74%) iPad
11 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Publishing
2 5 (21.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Junior
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
2 5 (21.74%) Junior IT Support
2 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Junior Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Process Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) CMDB
2 5 (21.74%) iPad
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows 7
3 14 (60.87%) Windows XP
4 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Service Management
2 13 (56.52%) Migration
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) B2B
4 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.70%) Process Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix