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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 57 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 414 582 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.05% 4.52% 3.83%
As % of the Applications category 32.39% 30.73% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 356 503 374
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £24,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1278 1894 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.49% 14.71% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1586 1387
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 711 (71.24%) Microsoft
2 480 (48.10%) Windows
3 458 (45.89%) MS Excel
4 364 (36.47%) Finance
5 317 (31.76%) Active Directory
6 247 (24.75%) Windows 7
7 221 (22.14%) ITIL
8 218 (21.84%) SQL
9 176 (17.64%) Degree
10 167 (16.73%) Project Management
11 156 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 153 (15.33%) MS Exchange
13 122 (12.22%) Citrix
14 118 (11.82%) VMware
15 115 (11.52%) SharePoint
16 114 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
17 112 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
18 111 (11.12%) Legal
19 107 (10.72%) Banking
20 102 (10.22%) LAN
21 94 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
22 86 (8.62%) Windows XP
22 86 (8.62%) Law
23 85 (8.52%) Cisco
24 84 (8.42%) Blackberry
24 84 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
25 82 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
26 79 (7.92%) Management Information System
27 78 (7.82%) MS Project
28 75 (7.52%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 153 (15.33%) MS Exchange
2 115 (11.52%) SharePoint
3 43 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (4.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 30 (3.01%) IIS
5 30 (3.01%) Lync
6 24 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 20 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (1.60%) WorkSite
11 13 (1.30%) CMS
12 12 (1.20%) IBM Notes
13 11 (1.10%) Documentum
13 11 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (1.00%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.80%) WordPress
15 8 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
16 5 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 458 (45.89%) MS Excel
2 84 (8.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 78 (7.82%) MS Project
4 60 (6.01%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.90%) InfoPath
6 16 (1.60%) Photoshop
7 13 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.80%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.70%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.60%) SPSS
10 6 (0.60%) Acrobat
11 5 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.50%) InDesign
12 4 (0.40%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.20%) SmartSuite
14 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.10%) Revit
14 1 (0.10%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 16 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.00%) SAP Business One
3 8 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.60%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.40%) Agresso
7 3 (0.30%) assyst
8 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.20%) SAP CCM
8 2 (0.20%) Eikon
8 2 (0.20%) Radian6
8 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.10%) BigMachines
9 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
9 1 (0.10%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.91%) Office 365
2 29 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 10 (1.00%) SaaS
5 5 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.50%) OneDrive
6 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.30%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.30%) IaaS
8 2 (0.20%) Trello
9 1 (0.10%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.10%) Force.com
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 102 (10.22%) LAN
2 71 (7.11%) VPN
3 70 (7.01%) WAN
4 50 (5.01%) DNS
4 50 (5.01%) TCP/IP
4 50 (5.01%) Internet
5 45 (4.51%) VoIP
6 43 (4.31%) DHCP
7 36 (3.61%) Firewall
8 30 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
9 28 (2.81%) SAN
10 27 (2.71%) Wireless
11 20 (2.00%) Intranet
12 18 (1.80%) VLAN
13 17 (1.70%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (1.20%) WebEx
15 11 (1.10%) Network Security
15 11 (1.10%) Ethernet
16 8 (0.80%) Extranet
17 6 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 30 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 22 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.20%) DB2
11 11 (1.10%) Data Mining
11 11 (1.10%) EDRMS
12 9 (0.90%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.60%) MS Access
16 5 (0.50%) Star Schema
16 5 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.50%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 22 (2.20%) Visual Studio
2 21 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (2.00%) JIRA
4 14 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (0.60%) Rational Performance Tester
7 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.40%) Subversion
8 3 (0.30%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.20%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.20%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.20%) Selenium
9 2 (0.20%) NUnit
9 2 (0.20%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.10%) MSI
10 1 (0.10%) Serena SBM
General
1 364 (36.47%) Finance
2 111 (11.12%) Legal
3 107 (10.72%) Banking
4 86 (8.62%) Law
5 60 (6.01%) Marketing
6 52 (5.21%) Retail
7 33 (3.31%) Advertising
8 25 (2.51%) Publishing
9 21 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.70%) Back Office
11 16 (1.60%) Billing
12 15 (1.50%) Investment Banking
13 13 (1.30%) Financial Institution
14 10 (1.00%) Games
15 9 (0.90%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.70%) Front Office
17 5 (0.50%) German Language
18 4 (0.40%) Manufacturing
19 2 (0.20%) General Ledger
19 2 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 389 (38.98%) Analyst
2 189 (18.94%) Support Analyst
3 81 (8.12%) Service Analyst
4 80 (8.02%) Service Desk Analyst
5 73 (7.31%) IT Support
6 68 (6.81%) Support Engineer
7 66 (6.61%) Developer
8 58 (5.81%) Desktop Support
9 56 (5.61%) Business Analyst
9 56 (5.61%) Consultant
10 52 (5.21%) Project Manager
10 52 (5.21%) Technical Support
11 47 (4.71%) IT Support Analyst
12 46 (4.61%) Applications Support
13 45 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
13 45 (4.51%) Administrator
14 29 (2.91%) Desktop Engineer
15 27 (2.71%) Applications Support Analyst
15 27 (2.71%) Trainer
16 25 (2.51%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (6.21%) .NET
2 49 (4.91%) HTML
3 40 (4.01%) ASP.NET
4 33 (3.31%) XML
5 28 (2.81%) CSS
6 23 (2.30%) jQuery
7 16 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (1.60%) WCF
8 14 (1.40%) Silverlight
8 14 (1.40%) HTML5
9 12 (1.20%) RESTful
9 12 (1.20%) WPF
10 11 (1.10%) Ajax
11 10 (1.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.00%) RSS
12 9 (0.90%) ActiveX
13 8 (0.80%) Application Packaging
13 8 (0.80%) XHTML
14 7 (0.70%) Web Services
14 7 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 112 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (8.42%) Blackberry
3 79 (7.92%) Management Information System
4 58 (5.81%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.91%) Video Conferencing
6 32 (3.21%) E-Learning
7 29 (2.91%) Thin Client
7 29 (2.91%) Fat Client
8 28 (2.81%) Mathematics
9 25 (2.51%) User Experience
10 23 (2.30%) Hedge funds
11 19 (1.90%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.60%) Kindle
13 15 (1.50%) Social Media
13 15 (1.50%) EPoS
14 14 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (1.40%) Data Centre
15 13 (1.30%) Handset
16 12 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.20%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 480 (48.10%) Windows
2 247 (24.75%) Windows 7
3 114 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (8.62%) Windows XP
5 74 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (6.81%) Windows 8
6 68 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (4.01%) Linux
8 35 (3.51%) Apple iOS
9 33 (3.31%) UNIX
9 33 (3.31%) Mac OS X
10 20 (2.00%) Android
11 18 (1.80%) Windows Vista
12 9 (0.90%) Debian
12 9 (0.90%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.50%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.40%) Solaris
14 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.30%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (22.14%) ITIL
2 167 (16.73%) Project Management
3 75 (7.52%) CRM
4 74 (7.41%) Service Management
5 72 (7.21%) Time Management
6 69 (6.91%) PRINCE2
7 64 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (5.21%) Business Analysis
9 48 (4.81%) Asset Management
10 47 (4.71%) Document Management
11 41 (4.11%) Service Delivery
12 39 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 38 (3.81%) Analytics
14 36 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (3.51%) SDLC
16 34 (3.41%) Data Analysis
17 32 (3.21%) Migration
17 32 (3.21%) Scrum
17 32 (3.21%) Mentoring
18 31 (3.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 218 (21.84%) SQL
2 52 (5.21%) T-SQL
3 51 (5.11%) C#
4 48 (4.81%) JavaScript
5 46 (4.61%) VBA
6 38 (3.81%) VB
7 26 (2.61%) Java
8 25 (2.51%) C
9 20 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 17 (1.70%) C++
11 9 (0.90%) PL/SQL
11 9 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.60%) R
13 5 (0.50%) PHP
14 4 (0.40%) Scala
15 3 (0.30%) VBScript
15 3 (0.30%) Python
16 2 (0.20%) Progress 4GL
16 2 (0.20%) Perl
16 2 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 176 (17.64%) Degree
2 94 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (5.21%) MCSE
4 37 (3.71%) MCITP
5 34 (3.41%) MCSA
6 31 (3.11%) MOS
7 30 (3.01%) MCP
8 19 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (1.90%) Security Cleared
9 17 (1.70%) CCNA
10 16 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.50%) ISEB
12 13 (1.30%) MCTS
13 12 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.20%) PMI Certification
14 11 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (0.90%) MCDST
15 9 (0.90%) PMP
16 8 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.31%) SLA
2 43 (4.31%) QA
3 25 (2.51%) ISO 9001
4 17 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.90%) COBIT
6 6 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.20%) P3O
8 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 317 (31.76%) Active Directory
2 82 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.41%) Hyper-V
4 31 (3.11%) XenDesktop
5 24 (2.40%) XenApp
6 20 (2.00%) vSphere
7 12 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.00%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.60%) XenServer
11 4 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.20%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 35 (3.51%) SCCM
2 13 (1.30%) Backup Exec
3 12 (1.20%) SCOM
3 12 (1.20%) AirWatch
4 10 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.90%) NetBackup
6 8 (0.80%) Casper Suite
6 8 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.70%) SCVMM
7 7 (0.70%) WSUS
7 7 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.60%) Windows Intune
9 5 (0.50%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.50%) SCSM
9 5 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.20%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.10%) DameWare
12 1 (0.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 711 (71.24%) Microsoft
2 122 (12.22%) Citrix
3 118 (11.82%) VMware
4 85 (8.52%) Cisco
5 66 (6.61%) Oracle
6 55 (5.51%) Apple
7 54 (5.41%) Bloomberg
8 42 (4.21%) Reuters
9 41 (4.11%) Avaya
10 33 (3.31%) Adobe
11 28 (2.81%) SAP
12 25 (2.51%) HP
12 25 (2.51%) Google
13 24 (2.40%) IBM
14 20 (2.00%) Sybase
14 20 (2.00%) CheckPoint
15 19 (1.90%) ServiceNow
16 18 (1.80%) Dell
17 17 (1.70%) Sun
18 14 (1.40%) Lotus
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bonobo
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance etc.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago