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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 63 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 388 560 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.01% 4.77% 3.46%
As % of the Applications category 31.02% 33.39% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 349 455 357
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
1251 1677 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.93% 14.30% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1355 1358
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 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 28 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.

1 602 (70.16%) Microsoft
2 437 (50.93%) MS Excel
3 398 (46.39%) Windows
4 334 (38.93%) Finance
5 255 (29.72%) Active Directory
6 217 (25.29%) Windows 7
7 198 (23.08%) SQL
8 179 (20.86%) ITIL
8 179 (20.86%) Degree
9 148 (17.25%) Project Management
10 136 (15.85%) SQL Server
11 117 (13.64%) Citrix
12 114 (13.29%) SharePoint
12 114 (13.29%) VMware
13 111 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
14 110 (12.82%) Banking
15 109 (12.70%) MS Exchange
16 102 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
17 98 (11.42%) MS PowerPoint
18 92 (10.72%) .NET
19 86 (10.02%) Legal
20 85 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
21 84 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
22 81 (9.44%) MS Project
23 78 (9.09%) Cisco
24 77 (8.97%) Blackberry
25 75 (8.74%) LAN
26 74 (8.62%) Law
27 72 (8.39%) MS Visio
28 66 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 114 (13.29%) SharePoint
2 109 (12.70%) MS Exchange
3 35 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (3.73%) IIS
6 28 (3.26%) Lync
7 24 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (1.75%) CMS
11 14 (1.63%) WorkSite
12 12 (1.40%) WordPress
13 10 (1.17%) Tomcat
14 9 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.93%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.70%) Documentum
17 5 (0.58%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.58%) Joomla!
17 5 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 437 (50.93%) MS Excel
2 98 (11.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 81 (9.44%) MS Project
4 72 (8.39%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (1.28%) InfoPath
7 9 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (1.05%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.82%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.58%) InDesign
10 4 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.35%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.35%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.12%) SPSS
13 1 (0.12%) Revit
13 1 (0.12%) SketchUp
13 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
3 8 (0.93%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.70%) Markit EDM
5 5 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.23%) Agresso
6 2 (0.23%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
6 2 (0.23%) Eikon
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.12%) Unica
7 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.29%) Office 365
2 20 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.63%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.82%) SaaS
5 6 (0.70%) Basecamp
6 5 (0.58%) Trello
6 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 75 (8.74%) LAN
2 61 (7.11%) TCP/IP
3 50 (5.83%) DNS
4 46 (5.36%) WAN
5 41 (4.78%) VPN
5 41 (4.78%) DHCP
6 39 (4.55%) Internet
6 39 (4.55%) Firewall
7 28 (3.26%) VoIP
8 26 (3.03%) SAN
9 20 (2.33%) Wireless
10 14 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (1.52%) NAS
11 13 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (1.28%) Intranet
12 11 (1.28%) Ethernet
12 11 (1.28%) VLAN
13 8 (0.93%) WebEx
14 7 (0.82%) Network Security
15 5 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 56 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (4.31%) Relational Database
5 31 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.86%) DB2
10 15 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.82%) OLAP
12 7 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.70%) Star Schema
13 6 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.70%) EDRMS
14 5 (0.58%) FileMaker
14 5 (0.58%) QlikView
14 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (2.80%) Visual Studio
2 23 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.63%) JIRA
4 13 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.70%) HP UFT
5 6 (0.70%) Selenium
5 6 (0.70%) Rational Performance Tester
5 6 (0.70%) Rational Functional Tester
5 6 (0.70%) SilkTest
6 4 (0.47%) Subversion
6 4 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (0.47%) MSBuild
7 3 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.23%) Toad
8 2 (0.23%) MSI
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.23%) NUnit
8 2 (0.23%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 334 (38.93%) Finance
2 110 (12.82%) Banking
3 86 (10.02%) Legal
4 74 (8.62%) Law
5 54 (6.29%) Marketing
6 34 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 31 (3.61%) Advertising
8 27 (3.15%) Retail
9 22 (2.56%) Back Office
10 21 (2.45%) Publishing
11 18 (2.10%) Investment Banking
12 13 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.52%) Billing
13 9 (1.05%) German Language
13 9 (1.05%) Front Office
14 4 (0.47%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 328 (38.23%) Analyst
2 164 (19.11%) Support Analyst
3 83 (9.67%) Support Engineer
4 66 (7.69%) Developer
4 66 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 65 (7.58%) IT Support
6 63 (7.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 61 (7.11%) Service Analyst
8 52 (6.06%) Business Analyst
9 51 (5.94%) Consultant
9 51 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
10 46 (5.36%) Project Manager
11 45 (5.24%) Applications Support
12 42 (4.90%) IT Support Analyst
13 39 (4.55%) Technical Support
14 35 (4.08%) Graduate
15 33 (3.85%) Administrator
16 30 (3.50%) Desktop Engineer
17 27 (3.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 26 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (10.72%) .NET
2 52 (6.06%) HTML
3 37 (4.31%) ASP.NET
3 37 (4.31%) XML
4 28 (3.26%) CSS
5 19 (2.21%) jQuery
6 17 (1.98%) .NET Framework
7 15 (1.75%) WCF
7 15 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (1.63%) Web Services
9 12 (1.40%) SOAP
10 11 (1.28%) WPF
10 11 (1.28%) Silverlight
10 11 (1.28%) RESTful
11 9 (1.05%) HTML5
11 9 (1.05%) ActiveX
12 7 (0.82%) COM
12 7 (0.82%) Application Packaging
13 6 (0.70%) XBRL
13 6 (0.70%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 111 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (8.97%) Blackberry
3 65 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 64 (7.46%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
6 27 (3.15%) E-Learning
7 23 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 21 (2.45%) Data Centre
9 19 (2.21%) Fat Client
9 19 (2.21%) Thin Client
10 16 (1.86%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.63%) Kindle
12 13 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.40%) User Experience
14 10 (1.17%) iPhone
14 10 (1.17%) Handset
15 9 (1.05%) Statistics
15 9 (1.05%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.93%) PDA
17 6 (0.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 398 (46.39%) Windows
2 217 (25.29%) Windows 7
3 102 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (6.76%) Windows 8
5 58 (6.76%) Windows XP
6 57 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (4.31%) UNIX
8 35 (4.08%) Linux
9 26 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 18 (2.10%) Android
11 17 (1.98%) Windows Vista
12 15 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.93%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.82%) Debian
15 5 (0.58%) Solaris
16 4 (0.47%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.35%) AIX
17 3 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (20.86%) ITIL
2 148 (17.25%) Project Management
3 66 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (7.23%) CRM
5 57 (6.64%) PRINCE2
5 57 (6.64%) Service Management
6 56 (6.53%) Business Analysis
6 56 (6.53%) Time Management
7 41 (4.78%) Asset Management
8 39 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 38 (4.43%) Service Delivery
10 35 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (4.08%) Analytics
10 35 (4.08%) Mentoring
11 33 (3.85%) Investment Management
12 32 (3.73%) Document Management
13 30 (3.50%) SDLC
14 28 (3.26%) Workflow
14 28 (3.26%) Incident Management
15 25 (2.91%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 198 (23.08%) SQL
2 63 (7.34%) C#
3 44 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 41 (4.78%) T-SQL
5 40 (4.66%) Java
6 39 (4.55%) VBA
7 32 (3.73%) VB
8 29 (3.38%) VB.NET
9 26 (3.03%) C++
10 24 (2.80%) C
11 19 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.70%) Perl
13 5 (0.58%) PHP
13 5 (0.58%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.35%) VBScript
14 3 (0.35%) Python
15 2 (0.23%) Progress 4GL
15 2 (0.23%) Tcl
15 2 (0.23%) Ruby
15 2 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 179 (20.86%) Degree
2 84 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (6.64%) MCSE
4 44 (5.13%) MCSA
5 29 (3.38%) MCITP
6 27 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (3.03%) MCP
7 26 (3.03%) CCNA
7 26 (3.03%) MOS
8 20 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 16 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (1.52%) ISEB
10 13 (1.52%) MCTS
11 11 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (1.05%) A+ Certification
13 8 (0.93%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.93%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.88%) SLA
2 35 (4.08%) QA
3 22 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.05%) COBIT
6 6 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) P3O
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 255 (29.72%) Active Directory
2 85 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 18 (2.10%) XenApp
6 16 (1.86%) VMware ESX
7 13 (1.52%) vSphere
8 8 (0.93%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.47%) XenServer
9 4 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.47%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.23%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 31 (3.61%) SCCM
2 18 (2.10%) Backup Exec
3 12 (1.40%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.47%) WSUS
5 4 (0.47%) SCOM
5 4 (0.47%) Casper Suite
5 4 (0.47%) SCSM
6 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.12%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 602 (70.16%) Microsoft
2 117 (13.64%) Citrix
3 114 (13.29%) VMware
4 78 (9.09%) Cisco
5 61 (7.11%) Oracle
6 46 (5.36%) Bloomberg
7 33 (3.85%) Reuters
8 27 (3.15%) SAP
8 27 (3.15%) Google
9 25 (2.91%) Apple
10 23 (2.68%) Avaya
11 22 (2.56%) IBM
12 21 (2.45%) Sybase
12 21 (2.45%) Adobe
13 20 (2.33%) HP
14 19 (2.21%) ServiceNow
15 14 (1.63%) CheckPoint
16 13 (1.52%) Sun
17 12 (1.40%) Red Hat
18 11 (1.28%) Cognos
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/pension/training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £4,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago