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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 562 411 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.79% 3.43% 4.31%
As % of the Applications category 33.96% 27.09% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 456 359 507
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1655 1517 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.10% 12.68% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1368 1572
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014, 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.

1 685 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 625 (56.05%) MS Excel
3 562 (50.40%) Windows
4 427 (38.30%) Finance
5 397 (35.61%) Active Directory
6 272 (24.39%) Windows 7
7 270 (24.22%) ITIL
8 244 (21.88%) SQL
9 207 (18.57%) Degree
10 179 (16.05%) MS Exchange
11 157 (14.08%) SQL Server
12 150 (13.45%) Windows XP
13 145 (13.00%) Project Management
14 138 (12.38%) Blackberry
14 138 (12.38%) MS PowerPoint
15 133 (11.93%) Citrix
16 129 (11.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 125 (11.21%) Banking
18 111 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
19 110 (9.87%) TCP/IP
20 107 (9.60%) VMware
21 101 (9.06%) DNS
21 101 (9.06%) SharePoint
22 96 (8.61%) Cisco
23 84 (7.53%) HTML
23 84 (7.53%) PRINCE2
24 83 (7.44%) Law
24 83 (7.44%) Legal
25 82 (7.35%) Oracle
26 79 (7.09%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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
1 179 (16.05%) MS Exchange
2 101 (9.06%) SharePoint
3 69 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 66 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (3.50%) Lync
6 38 (3.41%) IIS
7 35 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (2.96%) IBM Notes
9 17 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.43%) WorkSite
10 16 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (1.43%) SAS
11 14 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
12 13 (1.17%) Tomcat
13 12 (1.08%) MS Project Server
14 11 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
15 10 (0.90%) CMS
16 9 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 625 (56.05%) MS Excel
2 138 (12.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 78 (7.00%) MS Visio
4 53 (4.75%) MS Project
5 24 (2.15%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.99%) InfoPath
7 11 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.54%) InDesign
9 5 (0.45%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.27%) SmartSuite
11 2 (0.18%) SPSS
12 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 17 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 15 (1.35%) WebTrends
3 11 (0.99%) SAP Business One
4 7 (0.63%) CA Clarity
4 7 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
6 5 (0.45%) SAP BPC
6 5 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.27%) TrackWise
9 2 (0.18%) HFM
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.18%) Bond Adapt
9 2 (0.18%) Magento
10 1 (0.090%) Cognos Planning
10 1 (0.090%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.090%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.090%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.090%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.78%) Office 365
2 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 2 (0.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.090%) PaaS
5 1 (0.090%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 110 (9.87%) TCP/IP
2 101 (9.06%) DNS
3 78 (7.00%) DHCP
4 72 (6.46%) LAN
5 55 (4.93%) VPN
6 52 (4.66%) Firewall
7 45 (4.04%) WAN
8 40 (3.59%) VoIP
9 33 (2.96%) Internet
10 24 (2.15%) SAN
11 17 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (1.35%) Wireless
12 15 (1.35%) Intranet
13 10 (0.90%) SMTP
14 9 (0.81%) GSM
14 9 (0.81%) DSL
14 9 (0.81%) Network Security
14 9 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.72%) S/MIME
16 6 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (2.24%) OLAP
8 22 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
8 22 (1.97%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (1.35%) MySQL
11 14 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (1.26%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (0.81%) MS Access
12 9 (0.81%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.72%) QlikView
14 6 (0.54%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (1.43%) Visual Studio
1 16 (1.43%) JIRA
2 14 (1.26%) Selenium
3 10 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.72%) Subversion
4 8 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.45%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.27%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.27%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.27%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.18%) Serena SBM
9 2 (0.18%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.18%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.18%) QARun
9 2 (0.18%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.18%) Ant
General
1 427 (38.30%) Finance
2 125 (11.21%) Banking
3 83 (7.44%) Law
3 83 (7.44%) Legal
4 69 (6.19%) Marketing
5 68 (6.10%) Advertising
6 48 (4.30%) Telecoms
7 39 (3.50%) Retail
8 33 (2.96%) Investment Banking
9 25 (2.24%) Back Office
10 24 (2.15%) Front Office
11 16 (1.43%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 13 (1.17%) German Language
13 10 (0.90%) Publishing
14 9 (0.81%) Games
14 9 (0.81%) Japanese Language
14 9 (0.81%) French Language
15 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 436 (39.10%) Analyst
2 168 (15.07%) Support Analyst
3 119 (10.67%) Service Analyst
4 106 (9.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 83 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 80 (7.17%) Support Engineer
7 73 (6.55%) Developer
7 73 (6.55%) IT Support
8 70 (6.28%) Desktop Support
9 52 (4.66%) Business Analyst
10 50 (4.48%) Project Manager
11 49 (4.39%) Consultant
12 39 (3.50%) Applications Support
13 37 (3.32%) Desktop Analyst
14 35 (3.14%) IT Support Analyst
15 34 (3.05%) 1st Line Support
16 33 (2.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 32 (2.87%) Technical Support
18 31 (2.78%) Help Desk Analyst
19 29 (2.60%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (7.53%) HTML
2 68 (6.10%) .NET
3 61 (5.47%) XML
4 37 (3.32%) CSS
5 16 (1.43%) Web Services
6 14 (1.26%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 10 (0.90%) Ajax
9 9 (0.81%) HTML5
9 9 (0.81%) Spring
10 7 (0.63%) jQuery
10 7 (0.63%) REST
10 7 (0.63%) JSON
11 6 (0.54%) XMPP
11 6 (0.54%) WCF
12 5 (0.45%) XHTML
12 5 (0.45%) COM
13 4 (0.36%) SOAP
13 4 (0.36%) DOM
13 4 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.38%) Blackberry
2 56 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 28 (2.51%) iPad
3 28 (2.51%) Statistics
3 28 (2.51%) Mathematics
4 26 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.06%) Social Media
6 19 (1.70%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.61%) Hedge funds
7 18 (1.61%) iPhone
8 16 (1.43%) Handset
9 13 (1.17%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.17%) Derivative
9 13 (1.17%) Reference Data
10 12 (1.08%) Smartphone
11 11 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.90%) Copywriting
13 9 (0.81%) CMDB
13 9 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 562 (50.40%) Windows
2 272 (24.39%) Windows 7
3 150 (13.45%) Windows XP
4 129 (11.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (4.84%) Linux
6 54 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (4.13%) Windows 8
8 39 (3.50%) UNIX
9 29 (2.60%) Android
10 22 (1.97%) Windows Vista
11 14 (1.26%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.08%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.99%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.72%) HPUX
15 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.36%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.090%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (24.22%) ITIL
2 145 (13.00%) Project Management
3 84 (7.53%) PRINCE2
4 79 (7.09%) CRM
5 66 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 61 (5.47%) Service Delivery
8 55 (4.93%) Analytics
9 52 (4.66%) Service Management
10 48 (4.30%) Change Management
10 48 (4.30%) Asset Management
11 39 (3.50%) ERP
12 37 (3.32%) E-Commerce
12 37 (3.32%) ETL
12 37 (3.32%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (2.96%) ITSM
14 32 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (2.78%) Coaching
16 30 (2.69%) Investment Management
16 30 (2.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 244 (21.88%) SQL
2 63 (5.65%) VBA
3 46 (4.13%) T-SQL
4 43 (3.86%) C#
5 37 (3.32%) Java
6 34 (3.05%) JavaScript
6 34 (3.05%) PowerShell
7 23 (2.06%) VB
8 20 (1.79%) C
9 13 (1.17%) C++
10 11 (0.99%) VB.NET
11 9 (0.81%) VBScript
11 9 (0.81%) Perl
12 8 (0.72%) PHP
12 8 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.63%) Python
14 4 (0.36%) Ruby
14 4 (0.36%) X++
15 3 (0.27%) Tcl
16 2 (0.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 207 (18.57%) Degree
2 111 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
4 41 (3.68%) MCSE
5 31 (2.78%) MCSA
6 26 (2.33%) MCITP
7 25 (2.24%) MCP
7 25 (2.24%) ISEB
8 21 (1.88%) PMI Certification
9 18 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (1.17%) MCTS
11 12 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 12 (1.08%) PMP
12 11 (0.99%) CCNA
12 11 (0.99%) MOS
13 9 (0.81%) CISSP
13 9 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.82%) SLA
2 55 (4.93%) QA
3 26 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.45%) COBIT
7 4 (0.36%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.27%) EMIR
8 3 (0.27%) Basel II
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.18%) Basel III
9 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.090%) COREP
10 1 (0.090%) FINREP
10 1 (0.090%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.090%) P3O
10 1 (0.090%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 397 (35.61%) Active Directory
2 56 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.15%) XenApp
5 17 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 13 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.45%) UAG
8 5 (0.45%) vSphere
9 4 (0.36%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.27%) XenServer
11 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.090%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 57 (5.11%) SCCM
2 35 (3.14%) Backup Exec
3 10 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
5 7 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.27%) ZENworks
7 3 (0.27%) WSUS
7 3 (0.27%) SCOM
8 2 (0.18%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.18%) SCSM
9 1 (0.090%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.090%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.090%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 685 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 133 (11.93%) Citrix
3 107 (9.60%) VMware
4 96 (8.61%) Cisco
5 82 (7.35%) Oracle
6 44 (3.95%) Adobe
7 41 (3.68%) HP
8 39 (3.50%) Business Objects
8 39 (3.50%) Bloomberg
9 36 (3.23%) SAP
9 36 (3.23%) Lotus
10 31 (2.78%) Apple
10 31 (2.78%) Symantec
11 29 (2.60%) Reuters
12 23 (2.06%) ServiceNow
13 21 (1.88%) Dell
14 17 (1.52%) Sybase
14 17 (1.52%) Remedy
14 17 (1.52%) Google
15 16 (1.43%) Sun
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + overtime allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34680.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Salary - Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TRG
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £13000 - £14000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago