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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 61 52 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 426 587 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.10% 4.75% 3.52%
As % of the Applications category 31.98% 32.31% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 376 489 362
Average salary £33,125 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.57% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £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
1332 1817 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.82% 14.70% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1468 1342
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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.

1 677 (70.30%) Microsoft
2 469 (48.70%) MS Excel
3 447 (46.42%) Windows
4 360 (37.38%) Finance
5 290 (30.11%) Active Directory
6 236 (24.51%) Windows 7
7 212 (22.01%) ITIL
8 211 (21.91%) SQL
9 192 (19.94%) Degree
10 173 (17.96%) Project Management
11 145 (15.06%) SQL Server
12 125 (12.98%) Citrix
13 123 (12.77%) VMware
14 122 (12.67%) MS Exchange
15 119 (12.36%) SharePoint
16 116 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
17 111 (11.53%) Banking
18 105 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
19 99 (10.28%) Legal
20 94 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
21 92 (9.55%) LAN
22 91 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
23 90 (9.35%) MS Project
24 86 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
25 82 (8.52%) .NET
25 82 (8.52%) Law
26 81 (8.41%) Blackberry
27 79 (8.20%) Cisco
28 75 (7.79%) Time Management
29 72 (7.48%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 122 (12.67%) MS Exchange
2 119 (12.36%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (3.53%) IIS
5 27 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 27 (2.80%) Lync
6 24 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (1.45%) WorkSite
9 14 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (1.35%) CMS
11 12 (1.25%) WordPress
12 11 (1.14%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.14%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.83%) Documentum
15 6 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
16 5 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 469 (48.70%) MS Excel
2 94 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 90 (9.35%) MS Project
4 70 (7.27%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (1.35%) Photoshop
6 13 (1.35%) InfoPath
7 11 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.73%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.62%) InDesign
10 5 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.42%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.31%) SPSS
12 3 (0.31%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.10%) Revit
14 1 (0.10%) SketchUp
14 1 (0.10%) SmartSuite
14 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.04%) SAP Business One
3 9 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (0.62%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.42%) Agresso
7 3 (0.31%) Eikon
8 2 (0.21%) SAP CCM
8 2 (0.21%) assyst
8 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.21%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.21%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
9 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.10%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.10%) BigMachines
9 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.10%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.40%) Office 365
2 26 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.45%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.93%) SaaS
5 6 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.62%) Basecamp
6 5 (0.52%) OneDrive
6 5 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.42%) Trello
8 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.10%) Force.com
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.10%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 92 (9.55%) LAN
2 63 (6.54%) WAN
3 58 (6.02%) VPN
4 52 (5.40%) TCP/IP
5 49 (5.09%) Internet
6 43 (4.47%) DNS
7 37 (3.84%) DHCP
7 37 (3.84%) VoIP
8 36 (3.74%) Firewall
9 26 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
10 25 (2.60%) SAN
11 24 (2.49%) Wireless
12 18 (1.87%) VLAN
13 16 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (1.56%) Intranet
15 12 (1.25%) Ethernet
16 9 (0.93%) WebEx
17 8 (0.83%) Network Security
17 8 (0.83%) NAS
18 6 (0.62%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 29 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 20 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (1.56%) DB2
9 9 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (0.83%) EDRMS
11 7 (0.73%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.62%) FileMaker
12 6 (0.62%) Star Schema
12 6 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 19 (1.97%) JIRA
2 19 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (0.62%) Rational Performance Tester
5 4 (0.42%) Rational Functional Tester
5 4 (0.42%) Selenium
5 4 (0.42%) SilkTest
5 4 (0.42%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (0.31%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.31%) Subversion
7 2 (0.21%) NUnit
7 2 (0.21%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.21%) Toad
7 2 (0.21%) MSI
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 360 (37.38%) Finance
2 111 (11.53%) Banking
3 99 (10.28%) Legal
4 82 (8.52%) Law
5 64 (6.65%) Marketing
6 48 (4.98%) Retail
7 36 (3.74%) Advertising
8 27 (2.80%) Telecoms
9 24 (2.49%) Publishing
10 22 (2.28%) Back Office
11 18 (1.87%) Investment Banking
12 16 (1.66%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.56%) Billing
14 8 (0.83%) German Language
14 8 (0.83%) Front Office
15 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.42%) Games
15 4 (0.42%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.31%) Japanese Language
17 2 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 368 (38.21%) Analyst
2 176 (18.28%) Support Analyst
3 75 (7.79%) Service Analyst
4 74 (7.68%) Support Engineer
4 74 (7.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 69 (7.17%) Developer
6 68 (7.06%) IT Support
7 58 (6.02%) Desktop Support
8 57 (5.92%) Business Analyst
9 54 (5.61%) Consultant
10 53 (5.50%) Project Manager
11 50 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
12 48 (4.98%) Technical Support
13 47 (4.88%) Applications Support
14 46 (4.78%) IT Support Analyst
15 34 (3.53%) Administrator
16 33 (3.43%) Graduate
17 28 (2.91%) Desktop Engineer
18 27 (2.80%) Help Desk Analyst
19 26 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (8.52%) .NET
2 48 (4.98%) HTML
3 35 (3.63%) ASP.NET
3 35 (3.63%) XML
4 29 (3.01%) CSS
5 19 (1.97%) jQuery
6 15 (1.56%) .NET Framework
7 13 (1.35%) WCF
7 13 (1.35%) Web Services
7 13 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (1.25%) HTML5
9 11 (1.14%) Silverlight
9 11 (1.14%) SOAP
10 9 (0.93%) ActiveX
10 9 (0.93%) RSS
10 9 (0.93%) WPF
10 9 (0.93%) Ajax
10 9 (0.93%) RESTful
10 9 (0.93%) REST
11 7 (0.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (8.41%) Blackberry
3 69 (7.17%) Management Information System
4 66 (6.85%) Computer Science
5 44 (4.57%) Video Conferencing
6 30 (3.12%) E-Learning
7 26 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 25 (2.60%) Thin Client
8 25 (2.60%) Fat Client
9 21 (2.18%) Data Centre
10 20 (2.08%) User Experience
11 19 (1.97%) Hedge funds
12 16 (1.66%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.25%) Kindle
14 12 (1.25%) EPoS
15 11 (1.14%) Handset
16 10 (1.04%) Statistics
17 9 (0.93%) Life Science
17 9 (0.93%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 447 (46.42%) Windows
2 236 (24.51%) Windows 7
3 105 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (7.06%) Windows XP
5 64 (6.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (6.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (6.13%) Windows 8
7 41 (4.26%) Linux
8 35 (3.63%) UNIX
9 30 (3.12%) Apple iOS
10 27 (2.80%) Mac OS X
11 21 (2.18%) Android
12 18 (1.87%) Windows Vista
13 9 (0.93%) Debian
14 7 (0.73%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.62%) Solaris
16 4 (0.42%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.31%) NetWare
17 3 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (22.01%) ITIL
2 173 (17.96%) Project Management
3 75 (7.79%) Time Management
4 71 (7.37%) CRM
5 68 (7.06%) PRINCE2
6 66 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (6.65%) Service Management
8 58 (6.02%) Business Analysis
9 45 (4.67%) Asset Management
10 43 (4.47%) Service Delivery
11 39 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
11 39 (4.05%) Document Management
12 38 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 38 (3.95%) Mentoring
13 36 (3.74%) Analytics
14 35 (3.63%) Incident Management
15 34 (3.53%) SDLC
16 33 (3.43%) Investment Management
17 32 (3.32%) Workflow
18 31 (3.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 211 (21.91%) SQL
2 54 (5.61%) C#
3 47 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 46 (4.78%) JavaScript
5 45 (4.67%) VBA
6 36 (3.74%) VB
7 33 (3.43%) Java
8 26 (2.70%) C
9 23 (2.39%) C++
10 22 (2.28%) VB.NET
11 16 (1.66%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.52%) PHP
12 5 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.42%) Perl
13 4 (0.42%) Scala
14 3 (0.31%) R
14 3 (0.31%) Python
15 2 (0.21%) Progress 4GL
15 2 (0.21%) Tcl
15 2 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 192 (19.94%) Degree
2 91 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (6.02%) MCSE
4 41 (4.26%) MCSA
5 32 (3.32%) MCITP
6 29 (3.01%) MOS
7 28 (2.91%) MCP
8 22 (2.28%) Security Cleared
9 21 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (2.08%) CCNA
11 17 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (1.56%) ISEB
13 13 (1.35%) PMI Certification
13 13 (1.35%) MCTS
14 12 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (1.04%) A+ Certification
16 9 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.83%) SC Cleared
18 7 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.48%) SLA
2 38 (3.95%) QA
3 20 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.93%) COBIT
6 6 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.21%) P3O
7 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 290 (30.11%) Active Directory
2 86 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.32%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 25 (2.60%) XenApp
6 16 (1.66%) vSphere
7 11 (1.14%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.83%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.62%) XenServer
10 5 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.21%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.10%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 33 (3.43%) SCCM
2 15 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 12 (1.25%) AirWatch
4 7 (0.73%) Windows Intune
4 7 (0.73%) SCOM
4 7 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.62%) WSUS
5 6 (0.62%) Casper Suite
6 5 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.52%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.42%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.31%) SCSM
8 3 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.21%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.10%) DameWare
10 1 (0.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 677 (70.30%) Microsoft
2 125 (12.98%) Citrix
3 123 (12.77%) VMware
4 79 (8.20%) Cisco
5 64 (6.65%) Oracle
6 54 (5.61%) Bloomberg
7 45 (4.67%) Apple
8 42 (4.36%) Reuters
9 38 (3.95%) Avaya
10 30 (3.12%) SAP
11 29 (3.01%) Adobe
12 28 (2.91%) Google
13 25 (2.60%) IBM
14 23 (2.39%) HP
15 20 (2.08%) Sybase
15 20 (2.08%) ServiceNow
16 18 (1.87%) CheckPoint
17 16 (1.66%) Sun
18 15 (1.56%) Dell
19 14 (1.45%) Red Hat
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 24000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60 - 100k plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension etc...
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputaCenter
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago