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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 46 37 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 330 569 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.94% 5.48% 4.08%
As % of the Applications category 36.83% 37.68% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 263 476 378
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
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
896 1510 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.42% 14.54% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1316 1283
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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.

1 419 (62.82%) Microsoft
2 351 (52.62%) MS Excel
3 310 (46.48%) Windows
4 284 (42.58%) Finance
5 200 (29.99%) Active Directory
6 196 (29.39%) Windows 7
7 141 (21.14%) ITIL
8 131 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
9 122 (18.29%) Degree
10 121 (18.14%) Project Management
11 110 (16.49%) Banking
12 102 (15.29%) SQL
12 102 (15.29%) SQL Server
13 100 (14.99%) MS Exchange
13 100 (14.99%) Blackberry
14 98 (14.69%) Change Management
15 97 (14.54%) MS PowerPoint
16 91 (13.64%) Windows Server
17 88 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
18 87 (13.04%) Citrix
19 85 (12.74%) Windows Server 2008
20 82 (12.29%) VMware
21 75 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
22 72 (10.79%) MS Visio
23 68 (10.19%) Law
23 68 (10.19%) Legal
23 68 (10.19%) Windows 8
24 66 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
25 62 (9.30%) Data Analysis
25 62 (9.30%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 100 (14.99%) MS Exchange
2 47 (7.05%) SharePoint
3 44 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 27 (4.05%) IIS
7 21 (3.15%) SAS
8 20 (3.00%) IBM Notes
9 19 (2.85%) Skype for Business
10 18 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2000
14 12 (1.80%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 5 (0.75%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.60%) CMS
17 3 (0.45%) MS Project Server
18 2 (0.30%) Node.js
19 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 351 (52.62%) MS Excel
2 97 (14.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 72 (10.79%) MS Visio
4 50 (7.50%) MS Project
5 10 (1.50%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.30%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.30%) SPSS
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.45%) Advent Geneva
3 3 (0.45%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.45%) Primavera
4 2 (0.30%) assyst
4 2 (0.30%) Eikon
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.15%) Magento
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.10%) Office 365
2 3 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.45%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.45%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.00%) VPN
2 51 (7.65%) LAN
2 51 (7.65%) TCP/IP
3 46 (6.90%) Internet
4 38 (5.70%) WAN
5 36 (5.40%) DNS
6 31 (4.65%) DHCP
7 27 (4.05%) Firewall
8 25 (3.75%) VoIP
9 20 (3.00%) SAN
10 19 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (2.40%) Intranet
12 15 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (1.95%) NAS
13 13 (1.95%) Wireless
14 12 (1.80%) Extranet
15 11 (1.65%) IP Telephony
16 9 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (1.35%) VLAN
17 8 (1.20%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (2.10%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.80%) MS Access
8 10 (1.50%) DB2
9 9 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.90%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.75%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.75%) Big Data
12 5 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.75%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.75%) OLAP
12 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.60%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 29 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.80%) Eclipse
2 12 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (0.60%) JIRA
6 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.45%) Subversion
7 2 (0.30%) GitLab
7 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 284 (42.58%) Finance
2 110 (16.49%) Banking
3 68 (10.19%) Law
3 68 (10.19%) Legal
4 38 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.05%) Back Office
6 26 (3.90%) Financial Institution
6 26 (3.90%) Investment Banking
7 22 (3.30%) Advertising
8 18 (2.70%) Retail
9 16 (2.40%) Publishing
10 13 (1.95%) Marketing
11 12 (1.80%) Billing
12 9 (1.35%) Games
13 8 (1.20%) French Language
14 5 (0.75%) Automotive
14 5 (0.75%) Front Office
15 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.45%) Japanese Language
17 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 297 (44.53%) Analyst
2 95 (14.24%) Support Analyst
3 79 (11.84%) Business Analyst
4 70 (10.49%) Service Analyst
5 67 (10.04%) Support Engineer
6 64 (9.60%) 2nd Line Support
7 57 (8.55%) Service Desk Analyst
8 53 (7.95%) Desktop Support
9 52 (7.80%) IT Support
10 49 (7.35%) Consultant
11 45 (6.75%) Developer
12 36 (5.40%) IT Analyst
13 32 (4.80%) Desktop Engineer
14 30 (4.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 29 (4.35%) Applications Support
15 29 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 28 (4.20%) Banking Analyst
17 27 (4.05%) Business Consultant
17 27 (4.05%) IT Support Analyst
17 27 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.90%) .NET
2 42 (6.30%) HTML
3 29 (4.35%) XML
4 23 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 21 (3.15%) CSS
5 21 (3.15%) jQuery
6 13 (1.95%) HTML5
7 11 (1.65%) COM
7 11 (1.65%) XHTML
8 10 (1.50%) Ajax
9 9 (1.35%) Software Packaging
9 9 (1.35%) WCF
10 7 (1.05%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.05%) Silverlight
11 6 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (0.90%) RESTful
11 6 (0.90%) WPF
12 5 (0.75%) WinForms
13 4 (0.60%) Web Services
13 4 (0.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 131 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (14.99%) Blackberry
3 47 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 30 (4.50%) Video Conferencing
5 24 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 22 (3.30%) iPhone
6 22 (3.30%) SWIFT
7 19 (2.85%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.70%) Hedge funds
9 16 (2.40%) Credit Risk
9 16 (2.40%) User Experience
10 14 (2.10%) e-Learning
10 14 (2.10%) iPad
10 14 (2.10%) Psychology
11 12 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (1.80%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.35%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.35%) Replication
13 8 (1.20%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 310 (46.48%) Windows
2 196 (29.39%) Windows 7
3 91 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 85 (12.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (10.19%) Windows 8
6 55 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (3.90%) Unix
9 22 (3.30%) Android
9 22 (3.30%) Windows XP
10 20 (3.00%) Linux
11 16 (2.40%) Apple iOS
12 14 (2.10%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.80%) Windows 10
14 10 (1.50%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.75%) AIX
15 5 (0.75%) Solaris
16 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.45%) SUSE
18 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (21.14%) ITIL
2 121 (18.14%) Project Management
3 98 (14.69%) Change Management
4 75 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (9.30%) Data Analysis
6 62 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 52 (7.80%) Analytics
7 52 (7.80%) PRINCE2
8 39 (5.85%) Incident Management
8 39 (5.85%) Service Management
9 37 (5.55%) Time Management
9 37 (5.55%) Waterfall
9 37 (5.55%) Wealth Management
10 36 (5.40%) Business Analysis
10 36 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (4.95%) Transition Management
12 32 (4.80%) CRM
12 32 (4.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 32 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (15.29%) SQL
2 44 (6.60%) C#
3 32 (4.80%) PowerShell
4 30 (4.50%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.20%) C
6 27 (4.05%) Java
7 23 (3.45%) C++
8 20 (3.00%) VB
9 16 (2.40%) VBScript
10 15 (2.25%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.10%) VBA
12 10 (1.50%) R
13 8 (1.20%) Perl
13 8 (1.20%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.75%) Python
15 1 (0.15%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.15%) PHP
15 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 122 (18.29%) Degree
2 88 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (5.85%) MCSE
4 36 (5.40%) MCP
5 34 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (4.95%) MCSA
7 31 (4.65%) CCNA
8 16 (2.40%) MCITP
9 15 (2.25%) MCDST
9 15 (2.25%) MCTS
10 14 (2.10%) PMI Certification
10 14 (2.10%) PMP
11 12 (1.80%) ISEB
11 12 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.65%) ACCA
12 11 (1.65%) CCVP
12 11 (1.65%) CIMA
12 11 (1.65%) ISTQB
13 10 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.50%) SLA
2 11 (1.65%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.65%) QA
3 10 (1.50%) P3O
4 7 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.30%) ISO15022
5 2 (0.30%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 200 (29.99%) Active Directory
2 60 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 22 (3.30%) XenApp
4 15 (2.25%) VMware ESX
5 10 (1.50%) XenDesktop
5 10 (1.50%) XenServer
6 9 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.20%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.60%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.45%) vSphere
12 2 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (7.20%) SCCM
2 13 (1.95%) EnCase
2 13 (1.95%) FTK
3 11 (1.65%) SCOM
4 9 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.20%) SCVMM
5 8 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (1.05%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.05%) SCOrch
7 6 (0.90%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.90%) SCSM
8 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.30%) Nagios
10 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.30%) vMotion
10 2 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 419 (62.82%) Microsoft
2 87 (13.04%) Citrix
3 82 (12.29%) VMware
4 60 (9.00%) Cisco
5 26 (3.90%) iManage
6 24 (3.60%) Apple
7 22 (3.30%) HP
8 20 (3.00%) Lotus
9 19 (2.85%) Symantec
10 18 (2.70%) Bloomberg
11 17 (2.55%) Google
12 16 (2.40%) Dell
12 16 (2.40%) Reuters
13 15 (2.25%) Remedy
14 13 (1.95%) Avaya
15 12 (1.80%) AppSense
16 11 (1.65%) Adobe
17 10 (1.50%) Intel Security
17 10 (1.50%) Oracle
17 10 (1.50%) Telerik
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits+ Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£45,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Spa
Salary: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + training, pension, home working
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + Bonus + Training + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £70k plus excellent benefits and extensive career progression o
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago