The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 581 440 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.58% 4.24% 4.53%
As % of the Applications category 37.17% 30.56% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 479 378 412
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -1.66%
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 City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1563 1440 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.02% 13.86% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1243 1267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MS Office
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MS Office Salary Trend in the City of London

MS Office
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in the City of London

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 781 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 590 (50.91%) Windows
3 529 (45.64%) MS Excel
4 431 (37.19%) Active Directory
5 414 (35.72%) Finance
6 301 (25.97%) Windows 7
7 274 (23.64%) ITIL
8 228 (19.67%) SQL
9 224 (19.33%) MS Exchange
10 191 (16.48%) SQL Server
11 173 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
11 173 (14.93%) Degree
12 159 (13.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 158 (13.63%) Blackberry
14 149 (12.86%) VMware
15 142 (12.25%) Citrix
16 141 (12.17%) Project Management
17 136 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 134 (11.56%) Windows XP
19 122 (10.53%) Banking
20 121 (10.44%) SharePoint
21 112 (9.66%) Legal
22 111 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
23 104 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
24 103 (8.89%) VPN
25 102 (8.80%) LAN
26 99 (8.54%) Law
27 95 (8.20%) Cisco
28 93 (8.02%) PRINCE2
29 92 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 224 (19.33%) MS Exchange
2 121 (10.44%) SharePoint
3 85 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 68 (5.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 45 (3.88%) IIS
6 38 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 36 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 32 (2.76%) Lync
9 30 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 29 (2.50%) IBM Notes
11 27 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (1.38%) WorkSite
14 13 (1.12%) CMS
15 11 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (0.86%) SAS
17 7 (0.60%) Documentum
18 5 (0.43%) MS Project Server
19 4 (0.35%) Umbraco
19 4 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 529 (45.64%) MS Excel
2 92 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 75 (6.47%) MS Visio
4 68 (5.87%) MS Project
5 47 (4.06%) InfoPath
6 19 (1.64%) Photoshop
7 15 (1.29%) SPSS
8 11 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.69%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.52%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.35%) Final Cut Pro
12 4 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.26%) SmartSuite
13 3 (0.26%) InDesign
14 2 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.086%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.086%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.43%) Infor M3
3 5 (0.43%) Eikon
3 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.26%) assyst
4 3 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.26%) HFM
4 3 (0.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.17%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.17%) Agresso
5 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.17%) Retail-J
5 2 (0.17%) Radian6
5 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.086%) SAP CCM
6 1 (0.086%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.086%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.26%) Office 365
2 24 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.78%) IaaS
4 7 (0.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.086%) Force.com
6 1 (0.086%) PaaS
6 1 (0.086%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.89%) VPN
2 102 (8.80%) LAN
3 88 (7.59%) Internet
4 78 (6.73%) DNS
5 71 (6.13%) VoIP
6 69 (5.95%) WAN
7 67 (5.78%) DHCP
8 63 (5.44%) TCP/IP
9 62 (5.35%) Firewall
10 54 (4.66%) SAN
11 47 (4.06%) Intranet
12 34 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
13 33 (2.85%) Wireless
13 33 (2.85%) Extranet
14 26 (2.24%) Network Security
15 22 (1.90%) VLAN
16 17 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (1.38%) IP Telephony
18 9 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
19 6 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (1.73%) Data Mining
8 17 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (0.95%) Relational Database
12 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.69%) EDRMS
15 7 (0.60%) OLAP
16 5 (0.43%) MS Access
16 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.43%) OLAP Cube
16 5 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 33 (2.85%) JIRA
3 19 (1.64%) Subversion
4 16 (1.38%) Artifactory
4 16 (1.38%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.69%) Selenium
6 8 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.60%) Serena SBM
8 5 (0.43%) ERwin
8 5 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (0.35%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (0.26%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.26%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.086%) RequisitePro
11 1 (0.086%) Rational Robot
11 1 (0.086%) JUnit
11 1 (0.086%) SoapUI
General
1 414 (35.72%) Finance
2 122 (10.53%) Banking
3 112 (9.66%) Legal
4 99 (8.54%) Law
5 57 (4.92%) Marketing
6 50 (4.31%) Retail
7 44 (3.80%) Advertising
8 29 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 25 (2.16%) Back Office
10 18 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.38%) Billing
12 15 (1.29%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.29%) Publishing
13 11 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.95%) Front Office
14 10 (0.86%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.78%) Games
16 5 (0.43%) German Language
17 4 (0.35%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.35%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 438 (37.79%) Analyst
2 188 (16.22%) Support Analyst
3 109 (9.40%) IT Support
4 105 (9.06%) Service Analyst
5 100 (8.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 88 (7.59%) Developer
7 87 (7.51%) 2nd Line Support
8 81 (6.99%) Support Engineer
9 65 (5.61%) IT Support Analyst
10 54 (4.66%) Administrator
11 53 (4.57%) Project Manager
12 49 (4.23%) Business Analyst
13 47 (4.06%) Desktop Support
14 43 (3.71%) Technical Support
15 40 (3.45%) Consultant
16 39 (3.36%) SharePoint Developer
17 29 (2.50%) Applications Support
18 27 (2.33%) Help Desk Analyst
19 25 (2.16%) 1st Line Support
20 24 (2.07%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (6.04%) HTML
2 67 (5.78%) .NET
3 49 (4.23%) CSS
4 42 (3.62%) ASP.NET
5 39 (3.36%) jQuery
5 39 (3.36%) HTML5
6 37 (3.19%) XML
7 33 (2.85%) Ajax
8 31 (2.67%) XHTML
9 9 (0.78%) Silverlight
10 8 (0.69%) Application Packaging
10 8 (0.69%) WPF
11 7 (0.60%) WCF
11 7 (0.60%) RESTful
11 7 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.43%) Spring
12 5 (0.43%) COM
13 4 (0.35%) Web Services
13 4 (0.35%) RSS
13 4 (0.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 173 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 158 (13.63%) Blackberry
3 55 (4.75%) Management Information System
4 51 (4.40%) User Experience
5 40 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 37 (3.19%) Mathematics
7 31 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
8 29 (2.50%) Client/Server
9 24 (2.07%) iPhone
10 23 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (1.98%) Statistics
11 20 (1.73%) Hedge funds
12 19 (1.64%) Fat Client
12 19 (1.64%) Thin Client
13 18 (1.55%) EPoS
13 18 (1.55%) Credit Risk
13 18 (1.55%) Social Media
13 18 (1.55%) Digital Media
14 17 (1.47%) Mobile App
15 15 (1.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 590 (50.91%) Windows
2 301 (25.97%) Windows 7
3 159 (13.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 134 (11.56%) Windows XP
5 87 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (7.08%) Windows 8
7 70 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (3.54%) Apple iOS
9 38 (3.28%) Android
9 38 (3.28%) Linux
10 26 (2.24%) UNIX
10 26 (2.24%) Mac OS X
11 24 (2.07%) Windows Vista
12 9 (0.78%) Windows 2000
12 9 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.35%) HPUX
14 4 (0.35%) Solaris
15 3 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (23.64%) ITIL
2 141 (12.17%) Project Management
3 104 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (8.02%) PRINCE2
5 72 (6.21%) Service Management
6 70 (6.04%) CRM
7 62 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 61 (5.26%) Time Management
9 59 (5.09%) Business Analysis
10 58 (5.00%) Data Analysis
11 55 (4.75%) Content Management
12 50 (4.31%) Change Management
13 49 (4.23%) Analytics
14 47 (4.06%) Asset Management
15 45 (3.88%) Scrum
16 44 (3.80%) Document Management
16 44 (3.80%) Service Delivery
17 42 (3.62%) Workflow
18 41 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
19 39 (3.36%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 228 (19.67%) SQL
2 64 (5.52%) JavaScript
3 55 (4.75%) C#
3 55 (4.75%) VBA
4 52 (4.49%) PowerShell
5 49 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 28 (2.42%) Java
7 27 (2.33%) C
7 27 (2.33%) VB
8 19 (1.64%) VBScript
9 13 (1.12%) Python
10 11 (0.95%) PHP
11 9 (0.78%) PL/SQL
11 9 (0.78%) R
12 7 (0.60%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.52%) C++
14 3 (0.26%) Scala
15 2 (0.17%) Ruby
16 1 (0.086%) XPath
Qualifications
1 173 (14.93%) Degree
2 136 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (5.52%) MCP
4 58 (5.00%) MCSE
5 32 (2.76%) MCSA
6 31 (2.67%) MCITP
7 24 (2.07%) PMI Certification
8 22 (1.90%) ISEB
9 20 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (1.73%) MOS
10 19 (1.64%) PMP
11 17 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (1.47%) MCTS
12 13 (1.12%) A+ Certification
13 12 (1.04%) MCDST
13 12 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.95%) VCP4
15 10 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (0.86%) CCNA
16 9 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.21%) SLA
2 51 (4.40%) QA
3 13 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.60%) COBIT
4 7 (0.60%) Basel II
5 6 (0.52%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.086%) P3O
System Software
1 431 (37.19%) Active Directory
2 111 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
4 26 (2.24%) XenApp
5 24 (2.07%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.98%) vSphere
7 16 (1.38%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.86%) XenServer
8 10 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.35%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.26%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.086%) UAG
Systems Management
1 45 (3.88%) SCCM
2 26 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (2.07%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.73%) SCOM
5 17 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
6 14 (1.21%) WSUS
7 13 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 12 (1.04%) SCVMM
9 10 (0.86%) SCOrch
10 8 (0.69%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.52%) SCSM
12 5 (0.43%) Windows Intune
13 4 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.35%) Casper Suite
14 3 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.26%) Control-M
15 2 (0.17%) DameWare
15 2 (0.17%) EdgeSight
16 1 (0.086%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 781 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 149 (12.86%) VMware
3 142 (12.25%) Citrix
4 95 (8.20%) Cisco
5 59 (5.09%) Bloomberg
6 58 (5.00%) Apple
7 57 (4.92%) Oracle
8 56 (4.83%) HP
9 52 (4.49%) Reuters
10 50 (4.31%) Avaya
11 35 (3.02%) Lotus
12 34 (2.93%) Symantec
13 31 (2.67%) Telerik
13 31 (2.67%) Dell
14 25 (2.16%) Adobe
15 18 (1.55%) SAP
15 18 (1.55%) CheckPoint
15 18 (1.55%) NetApp
16 16 (1.38%) Business Objects
16 16 (1.38%) Remedy
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
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Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
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JM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + exceptional benefits
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £31873.00 - £39841.00 per annum + OVertime + Benefits
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