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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 52 68 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 565 426 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.69% 3.52% 4.24%
As % of the Applications category 33.04% 27.79% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 463 373 494
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £59,700
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
1710 1533 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.20% 12.65% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1386 1577
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 August 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 22 August 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.

1 678 (61.19%) Microsoft
2 624 (56.32%) MS Excel
3 560 (50.54%) Windows
4 421 (38.00%) Finance
5 386 (34.84%) Active Directory
6 270 (24.37%) Windows 7
7 263 (23.74%) ITIL
8 244 (22.02%) SQL
9 203 (18.32%) Degree
10 173 (15.61%) MS Exchange
11 156 (14.08%) SQL Server
12 153 (13.81%) Windows XP
13 140 (12.64%) Project Management
14 139 (12.55%) MS PowerPoint
15 138 (12.45%) Blackberry
16 136 (12.27%) Citrix
17 127 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
18 120 (10.83%) Banking
19 112 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 109 (9.84%) TCP/IP
21 106 (9.57%) VMware
22 99 (8.94%) DNS
22 99 (8.94%) SharePoint
23 94 (8.48%) Cisco
24 85 (7.67%) HTML
25 82 (7.40%) Oracle
26 81 (7.31%) Law
27 80 (7.22%) Legal
28 79 (7.13%) PRINCE2
29 78 (7.04%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 173 (15.61%) MS Exchange
2 99 (8.94%) SharePoint
3 69 (6.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 63 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (3.52%) IIS
6 38 (3.43%) Lync
7 34 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (2.98%) IBM Notes
9 16 (1.44%) SAS
9 16 (1.44%) WorkSite
9 16 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (1.35%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
12 11 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (0.99%) MS Project Server
12 11 (0.99%) CMS
13 9 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 624 (56.32%) MS Excel
2 139 (12.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 77 (6.95%) MS Visio
4 49 (4.42%) MS Project
5 23 (2.08%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.81%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.54%) InDesign
10 5 (0.45%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.18%) SPSS
11 2 (0.18%) SmartSuite
12 1 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.35%) Google Analytics
1 15 (1.35%) WebTrends
2 12 (1.08%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.63%) CA Clarity
4 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.45%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.27%) TrackWise
8 2 (0.18%) HFM
8 2 (0.18%) Bond Adapt
8 2 (0.18%) Eikon
8 2 (0.18%) Magento
9 1 (0.090%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.090%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.090%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.090%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.80%) Office 365
2 5 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.27%) IaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.18%) SaaS
6 1 (0.090%) PaaS
6 1 (0.090%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 109 (9.84%) TCP/IP
2 99 (8.94%) DNS
3 74 (6.68%) DHCP
4 67 (6.05%) LAN
5 49 (4.42%) VPN
6 47 (4.24%) Firewall
7 42 (3.79%) WAN
8 36 (3.25%) VoIP
9 34 (3.07%) Internet
10 22 (1.99%) SAN
11 17 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (1.35%) Wireless
13 12 (1.08%) Intranet
14 11 (0.99%) SMTP
15 9 (0.81%) DSL
15 9 (0.81%) GSM
16 8 (0.72%) S/MIME
16 8 (0.72%) Network Security
16 8 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 66 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 39 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (2.17%) OLAP
7 24 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 22 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 16 (1.44%) MySQL
13 13 (1.17%) Oracle OLAP
13 13 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.81%) Oracle Database
14 9 (0.81%) MS Access
15 8 (0.72%) QlikView
16 6 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.54%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 16 (1.44%) Visual Studio
2 14 (1.26%) Selenium
2 14 (1.26%) JIRA
3 10 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.54%) Subversion
6 6 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.27%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (0.27%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.27%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.27%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.18%) Ant
8 2 (0.18%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.18%) WinRunner
8 2 (0.18%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.18%) CruiseControl
General
1 421 (38.00%) Finance
2 120 (10.83%) Banking
3 81 (7.31%) Law
4 80 (7.22%) Legal
5 69 (6.23%) Marketing
6 66 (5.96%) Advertising
7 48 (4.33%) Telecoms
8 39 (3.52%) Retail
9 31 (2.80%) Investment Banking
10 25 (2.26%) Back Office
11 24 (2.17%) Front Office
12 16 (1.44%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.26%) German Language
14 13 (1.17%) Manufacturing
15 11 (0.99%) Publishing
16 10 (0.90%) French Language
17 9 (0.81%) Japanese Language
18 8 (0.72%) Games
19 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
20 6 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 441 (39.80%) Analyst
2 170 (15.34%) Support Analyst
3 119 (10.74%) Service Analyst
4 108 (9.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 82 (7.40%) 2nd Line Support
6 76 (6.86%) Support Engineer
7 75 (6.77%) Developer
8 74 (6.68%) Desktop Support
9 72 (6.50%) IT Support
10 55 (4.96%) Business Analyst
11 50 (4.51%) Consultant
12 45 (4.06%) Project Manager
13 41 (3.70%) Applications Support
14 39 (3.52%) Desktop Analyst
15 35 (3.16%) IT Support Analyst
15 35 (3.16%) 1st Line Support
15 35 (3.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 32 (2.89%) Help Desk Analyst
17 31 (2.80%) Technical Support
18 30 (2.71%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (7.67%) HTML
2 67 (6.05%) .NET
3 62 (5.60%) XML
4 37 (3.34%) CSS
5 18 (1.62%) Web Services
6 15 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 10 (0.90%) Ajax
9 9 (0.81%) jQuery
9 9 (0.81%) Spring
10 8 (0.72%) HTML5
11 7 (0.63%) REST
11 7 (0.63%) JSON
11 7 (0.63%) WCF
12 6 (0.54%) XMPP
13 5 (0.45%) WPF
13 5 (0.45%) XHTML
13 5 (0.45%) COM
14 4 (0.36%) SOAP
14 4 (0.36%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.45%) Blackberry
2 55 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 28 (2.53%) iPad
3 28 (2.53%) Statistics
4 27 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 22 (1.99%) Social Media
6 19 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.62%) Hedge funds
8 17 (1.53%) iPhone
9 16 (1.44%) Handset
10 14 (1.26%) Derivative
11 13 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.08%) Reference Data
13 11 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.99%) Smartphone
14 10 (0.90%) CMDB
15 9 (0.81%) Kindle
15 9 (0.81%) Graphic Design
15 9 (0.81%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 560 (50.54%) Windows
2 270 (24.37%) Windows 7
3 153 (13.81%) Windows XP
4 127 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 58 (5.23%) Linux
7 53 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (3.79%) Windows 8
9 36 (3.25%) UNIX
10 29 (2.62%) Android
11 20 (1.81%) Windows Vista
12 14 (1.26%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.08%) Windows 2000
13 12 (1.08%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.72%) HPUX
15 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.36%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.18%) Solaris
17 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (23.74%) ITIL
2 140 (12.64%) Project Management
3 79 (7.13%) PRINCE2
4 77 (6.95%) CRM
5 66 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (5.60%) Business Analysis
7 61 (5.51%) Service Delivery
8 53 (4.78%) Analytics
9 49 (4.42%) Service Management
10 46 (4.15%) Change Management
10 46 (4.15%) Asset Management
11 39 (3.52%) ERP
12 36 (3.25%) E-Commerce
13 35 (3.16%) ETL
14 34 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (3.07%) Time Management
15 33 (2.98%) ITSM
16 29 (2.62%) Scrum
17 28 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 244 (22.02%) SQL
2 62 (5.60%) VBA
3 45 (4.06%) T-SQL
4 43 (3.88%) C#
5 38 (3.43%) Java
6 35 (3.16%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.89%) PowerShell
8 23 (2.08%) VB
9 19 (1.71%) C
10 13 (1.17%) C++
11 10 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.81%) Perl
13 8 (0.72%) PHP
13 8 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.63%) VBScript
14 7 (0.63%) Python
15 5 (0.45%) X++
16 4 (0.36%) Ruby
17 3 (0.27%) Tcl
18 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 203 (18.32%) Degree
2 112 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
4 44 (3.97%) MCSE
5 32 (2.89%) MCSA
6 26 (2.35%) MCITP
6 26 (2.35%) ISEB
6 26 (2.35%) MCP
7 21 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (1.81%) PMI Certification
9 14 (1.26%) CCNA
10 13 (1.17%) Security Cleared
11 12 (1.08%) MCTS
12 11 (0.99%) MOS
12 11 (0.99%) PMP
13 9 (0.81%) SC Cleared
13 9 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.72%) CISSP
14 8 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.04%) SLA
2 58 (5.23%) QA
3 26 (2.35%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.45%) COBIT
5 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.27%) EMIR
6 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.18%) Basel II
7 2 (0.18%) Basel III
7 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.090%) P3O
8 1 (0.090%) COREP
8 1 (0.090%) FINREP
8 1 (0.090%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.090%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.090%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 386 (34.84%) Active Directory
2 56 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.99%) XenApp
5 16 (1.44%) XenDesktop
6 13 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.45%) UAG
7 5 (0.45%) vSphere
7 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.36%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.18%) XenServer
11 1 (0.090%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 56 (5.05%) SCCM
2 33 (2.98%) Backup Exec
3 10 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.81%) MAILsweeper
5 5 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.45%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.27%) SCOM
6 3 (0.27%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.18%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.18%) WSUS
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.18%) SCSM
8 1 (0.090%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.090%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.090%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.090%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.090%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 678 (61.19%) Microsoft
2 136 (12.27%) Citrix
3 106 (9.57%) VMware
4 94 (8.48%) Cisco
5 82 (7.40%) Oracle
6 43 (3.88%) Adobe
7 40 (3.61%) HP
8 39 (3.52%) SAP
8 39 (3.52%) Business Objects
9 37 (3.34%) Bloomberg
10 36 (3.25%) Lotus
11 32 (2.89%) Apple
12 31 (2.80%) Symantec
13 26 (2.35%) Reuters
14 23 (2.08%) ServiceNow
15 21 (1.90%) Dell
16 17 (1.53%) Sybase
16 17 (1.53%) Sun
17 16 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
18 15 (1.35%) Google
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Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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JM
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £12 - £15 per hour
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