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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 492 540 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.90% 4.27% 4.21%
As % of the Applications category 36.80% 30.51% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 413 468 377
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1337 1770 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.32% 14.01% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1522 1301
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £70,000
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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 740 (70.01%) Microsoft
2 489 (46.26%) Windows
3 484 (45.79%) MS Excel
4 394 (37.28%) Finance
5 354 (33.49%) Active Directory
6 248 (23.46%) ITIL
7 230 (21.76%) Windows 7
8 214 (20.25%) SQL
9 178 (16.84%) SQL Server
10 167 (15.80%) Degree
11 165 (15.61%) MS Exchange
12 148 (14.00%) Project Management
13 134 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
14 128 (12.11%) Legal
15 123 (11.64%) Citrix
16 120 (11.35%) SharePoint
16 120 (11.35%) Banking
17 119 (11.26%) VMware
18 115 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
19 111 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
20 103 (9.74%) LAN
21 97 (9.18%) Windows XP
21 97 (9.18%) Blackberry
21 97 (9.18%) Law
22 91 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
23 88 (8.33%) Cisco
24 87 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
25 84 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
26 81 (7.66%) PRINCE2
26 81 (7.66%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 165 (15.61%) MS Exchange
2 120 (11.35%) SharePoint
3 53 (5.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 44 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (3.50%) IIS
6 32 (3.03%) Lync
7 26 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 25 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 21 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (1.89%) WorkSite
12 16 (1.51%) IBM Notes
13 15 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (1.23%) CMS
15 12 (1.14%) Documentum
16 10 (0.95%) Tomcat
17 8 (0.76%) SAS
18 7 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.66%) WordPress
18 7 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 484 (45.79%) MS Excel
2 91 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 80 (7.57%) MS Project
4 61 (5.77%) MS Visio
5 36 (3.41%) InfoPath
6 14 (1.32%) SPSS
6 14 (1.32%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.85%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.66%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.57%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.38%) Final Cut Pro
13 3 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.28%) InDesign
14 2 (0.19%) SmartSuite
15 1 (0.095%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.095%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.95%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.57%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.38%) Agresso
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.38%) Eikon
6 3 (0.28%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.28%) assyst
7 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.19%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.19%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 2 (0.19%) HFM
7 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.19%) Radian6
8 1 (0.095%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.095%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.87%) Office 365
2 32 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.04%) SaaS
4 10 (0.95%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (0.66%) IaaS
6 5 (0.47%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.28%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.095%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.095%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.095%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 103 (9.74%) LAN
2 73 (6.91%) VPN
3 69 (6.53%) WAN
4 67 (6.34%) Internet
5 60 (5.68%) DNS
6 49 (4.64%) TCP/IP
7 48 (4.54%) DHCP
7 48 (4.54%) VoIP
8 39 (3.69%) Firewall
9 29 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
9 29 (2.74%) Intranet
9 29 (2.74%) SAN
10 27 (2.55%) Wireless
11 22 (2.08%) Network Security
12 19 (1.80%) VLAN
13 17 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (1.42%) Extranet
15 10 (0.95%) IP Telephony
16 8 (0.76%) Ethernet
16 8 (0.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 61 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (1.89%) Data Mining
7 20 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.14%) EDRMS
10 12 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.57%) MS Access
13 6 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.38%) DB2
15 3 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (3.22%) Visual Studio
2 25 (2.37%) JIRA
3 18 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (1.14%) Subversion
4 12 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.95%) Artifactory
6 7 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (0.57%) Rational Performance Tester
8 3 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.28%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.19%) Serena SBM
9 2 (0.19%) Selenium
9 2 (0.19%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.095%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.095%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 394 (37.28%) Finance
2 128 (12.11%) Legal
3 120 (11.35%) Banking
4 97 (9.18%) Law
5 59 (5.58%) Retail
5 59 (5.58%) Marketing
6 36 (3.41%) Advertising
7 30 (2.84%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.99%) Back Office
8 21 (1.99%) Publishing
9 17 (1.61%) Billing
10 15 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.42%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.95%) Games
13 9 (0.85%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.57%) Front Office
15 3 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.28%) German Language
15 3 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 428 (40.49%) Analyst
2 208 (19.68%) Support Analyst
3 93 (8.80%) Service Analyst
4 91 (8.61%) Service Desk Analyst
5 82 (7.76%) IT Support
6 77 (7.28%) Developer
7 63 (5.96%) Support Engineer
8 59 (5.58%) Project Manager
9 58 (5.49%) Business Analyst
10 53 (5.01%) Desktop Support
10 53 (5.01%) IT Support Analyst
10 53 (5.01%) Technical Support
10 53 (5.01%) 2nd Line Support
11 52 (4.92%) Administrator
12 49 (4.64%) Consultant
13 42 (3.97%) Applications Support
14 33 (3.12%) Help Desk Analyst
15 28 (2.65%) Applications Support Analyst
15 28 (2.65%) SharePoint Developer
16 25 (2.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (6.05%) .NET
2 54 (5.11%) HTML
3 47 (4.45%) ASP.NET
4 37 (3.50%) CSS
5 32 (3.03%) jQuery
6 31 (2.93%) XML
7 25 (2.37%) HTML5
8 22 (2.08%) Ajax
9 19 (1.80%) XHTML
10 12 (1.14%) Silverlight
10 12 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (1.04%) WCF
12 10 (0.95%) WPF
12 10 (0.95%) Application Packaging
12 10 (0.95%) RESTful
13 9 (0.85%) ActiveX
14 8 (0.76%) RSS
15 7 (0.66%) XSLT
15 7 (0.66%) Web Services
16 6 (0.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 134 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (9.18%) Blackberry
3 69 (6.53%) Management Information System
4 43 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
6 33 (3.12%) Mathematics
7 31 (2.93%) User Experience
7 31 (2.93%) Fat Client
7 31 (2.93%) E-Learning
7 31 (2.93%) Thin Client
8 23 (2.18%) Client/Server
9 21 (1.99%) Hedge funds
10 20 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.89%) Statistics
11 16 (1.51%) EPoS
12 15 (1.42%) Social Media
12 15 (1.42%) Kindle
12 15 (1.42%) Credit Risk
13 13 (1.23%) iPhone
14 12 (1.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 489 (46.26%) Windows
2 230 (21.76%) Windows 7
3 115 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 97 (9.18%) Windows XP
5 84 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (6.53%) Windows 8
7 68 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (4.54%) Linux
9 37 (3.50%) Apple iOS
10 31 (2.93%) Mac OS X
11 28 (2.65%) UNIX
12 25 (2.37%) Windows Vista
13 24 (2.27%) Android
14 12 (1.14%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.85%) Debian
16 5 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.47%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.38%) Solaris
18 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.28%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (23.46%) ITIL
2 148 (14.00%) Project Management
3 81 (7.66%) PRINCE2
3 81 (7.66%) Service Management
4 79 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (7.28%) CRM
6 76 (7.19%) Time Management
7 53 (5.01%) Business Analysis
8 44 (4.16%) Data Analysis
9 42 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 42 (3.97%) Document Management
9 42 (3.97%) Asset Management
9 42 (3.97%) Change Management
10 40 (3.78%) Analytics
11 36 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (3.31%) Scrum
12 35 (3.31%) Service Delivery
12 35 (3.31%) Workflow
13 34 (3.22%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (3.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 214 (20.25%) SQL
2 57 (5.39%) JavaScript
3 56 (5.30%) C#
4 53 (5.01%) VBA
5 41 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 32 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 29 (2.74%) VB
8 20 (1.89%) Java
9 18 (1.70%) C
10 11 (1.04%) VBScript
11 10 (0.95%) PL/SQL
12 9 (0.85%) R
12 9 (0.85%) PHP
13 8 (0.76%) Python
14 6 (0.57%) C++
14 6 (0.57%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.28%) Scala
15 3 (0.28%) Ruby
16 2 (0.19%) Tcl
16 2 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 167 (15.80%) Degree
2 111 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (5.20%) MCSE
4 40 (3.78%) MCP
5 36 (3.41%) MCSA
6 32 (3.03%) MCITP
7 29 (2.74%) MOS
8 19 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (1.80%) ISEB
9 18 (1.70%) Security Cleared
10 17 (1.61%) CCNA
11 15 (1.42%) MCDST
11 15 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.42%) PMI Certification
12 14 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (1.04%) PMP
16 9 (0.85%) MCTS
16 9 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.24%) SLA
2 41 (3.88%) QA
3 23 (2.18%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.23%) COBIT
6 10 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.19%) P3O
8 1 (0.095%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.095%) Basel II
System Software
1 354 (33.49%) Active Directory
2 87 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (3.12%) XenDesktop
4 28 (2.65%) Hyper-V
5 27 (2.55%) XenApp
6 23 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (1.61%) vSphere
8 9 (0.85%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.76%) XenServer
10 6 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.19%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.095%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.095%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 37 (3.50%) SCCM
2 16 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 12 (1.14%) WSUS
5 10 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (0.95%) AirWatch
6 9 (0.85%) SCOM
7 7 (0.66%) Casper Suite
7 7 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.57%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.57%) Windows Intune
9 5 (0.47%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.38%) SCSM
11 3 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 2 (0.19%) DameWare
Vendors
1 740 (70.01%) Microsoft
2 123 (11.64%) Citrix
3 119 (11.26%) VMware
4 88 (8.33%) Cisco
5 66 (6.24%) Oracle
6 57 (5.39%) Bloomberg
7 56 (5.30%) Apple
8 48 (4.54%) Reuters
8 48 (4.54%) Avaya
9 33 (3.12%) Adobe
10 30 (2.84%) SAP
11 28 (2.65%) HP
12 24 (2.27%) Google
13 19 (1.80%) CheckPoint
13 19 (1.80%) Dell
14 18 (1.70%) Lotus
14 18 (1.70%) Symantec
15 17 (1.61%) Telerik
15 17 (1.61%) Sun
15 17 (1.61%) IBM
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + uncapped OTE
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £32k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago