The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 53 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2122 1679 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.68% 3.78% 4.31%
As % of the Applications category 34.60% 27.78% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1717 1421 1863
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6133 6044 7269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.53% 13.60% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5029 5126 6181
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in London

MS Office
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the London region.

MS Office Salary Trend in London

MS Office
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in London

MS Office
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 550 £37,500 -1.31% 95
Croydon +1 24 £25,000 - 2
Docklands, London +2 19 £29,500 +13.46%
Bromley -5 15 £24,500 +2.08%
Canary Wharf - 14 £65,000 -
Sidcup +11 12 £41,000 +82.22% 3
Chiswick +5 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Uxbridge -2 9 £24,500 -15.51% 3
Erith +3 8 £37,500 +66.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 6 £28,000 +0.90% 1
Harrow -10 5 £26,625 +26.78% 1
Hayes +5 4 £52,500 +85.84% 3
West Drayton -2 4 £55,000 +69.23%
Hounslow - 4 £35,750 - 1
Beckenham +6 3 £27,500 +5.76%
Greenford - 3 £22,000 -
Hillingdon - 3 - - 2
Ealing +4 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Westminster -2 2 £37,598 +63.46%
Wimbledon -9 2 £24,750 -13.91%
Romford +8 1 £21,000 +10.52%
Greenwich 0 1 £23,000 -8.00%
Ilford -1 1 £27,500 +30.95%
Surbiton -4 1 £24,000 -50.51%
Hammersmith -6 1 £27,500 +1.85%
New Malden -10 1 £26,000 -16.12%
Orpington - 1 £27,000 -
Teddington - 1 £19,500 -
Upminster - 1 £32,500 -
Bexley - 1 £36,000 -
Enfield - 1 £25,000 - 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2647 (59.81%) Microsoft
2 2443 (55.20%) Windows
3 2267 (51.22%) MS Excel
4 1664 (37.60%) Active Directory
5 1326 (29.96%) Finance
6 1162 (26.25%) Windows 7
7 962 (21.74%) ITIL
8 860 (19.43%) MS Exchange
9 843 (19.05%) Degree
10 829 (18.73%) Windows XP
11 779 (17.60%) SQL
12 720 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 668 (15.09%) Blackberry
14 598 (13.51%) SQL Server
15 573 (12.95%) MS PowerPoint
16 554 (12.52%) Citrix
17 552 (12.47%) Project Management
18 534 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
19 516 (11.66%) VMware
20 476 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
21 462 (10.44%) TCP/IP
22 436 (9.85%) DNS
23 433 (9.78%) MS Visio
24 426 (9.62%) Cisco
25 423 (9.56%) SharePoint
26 398 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
27 388 (8.77%) Law
28 383 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
28 383 (8.65%) Legal
29 382 (8.63%) Banking

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 860 (19.43%) MS Exchange
2 423 (9.56%) SharePoint
3 398 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 296 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 292 (6.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 149 (3.37%) Lync
7 139 (3.14%) IIS
8 129 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 97 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 88 (1.99%) IBM Notes
11 84 (1.90%) WorkSite
12 58 (1.31%) MS Project Server
13 54 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
14 53 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
15 51 (1.15%) CMS
16 40 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
17 32 (0.72%) SAS
18 28 (0.63%) Tomcat
19 25 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
20 23 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2267 (51.22%) MS Excel
2 573 (12.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 433 (9.78%) MS Visio
4 339 (7.66%) MS Project
5 54 (1.22%) Photoshop
6 38 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 33 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
8 24 (0.54%) Acrobat
9 22 (0.50%) SPSS
9 22 (0.50%) InDesign
10 21 (0.47%) InfoPath
11 9 (0.20%) PowerPivot
12 5 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.090%) Final Cut Pro
14 3 (0.068%) FastStats
14 3 (0.068%) SmartSuite
14 3 (0.068%) Stata
15 2 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 60 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 30 (0.68%) SAP FI
3 30 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 30 (0.68%) SAP CO
4 24 (0.54%) Hyperion Planning
5 23 (0.52%) SAP BPC
5 23 (0.52%) HFM
6 20 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
7 19 (0.43%) Cognos Controller
8 18 (0.41%) Cognos Planning
9 17 (0.38%) SAP Business One
10 13 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
10 13 (0.29%) WebTrends
11 11 (0.25%) Movex
11 11 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
12 9 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 9 (0.20%) Magento
13 7 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (0.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 142 (3.21%) Office 365
2 29 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 29 (0.66%) SaaS
3 20 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.23%) Google Apps
6 8 (0.18%) PaaS
6 8 (0.18%) IaaS
7 4 (0.090%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.023%) Taleo
8 1 (0.023%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.023%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 462 (10.44%) TCP/IP
2 436 (9.85%) DNS
3 364 (8.22%) DHCP
4 334 (7.55%) LAN
5 314 (7.09%) Firewall
6 303 (6.85%) VPN
7 278 (6.28%) WAN
8 247 (5.58%) Internet
9 152 (3.43%) Wireless
10 138 (3.12%) VoIP
11 96 (2.17%) SAN
12 88 (1.99%) Intranet
13 54 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
14 51 (1.15%) NAS
15 49 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (1.04%) VLAN
17 45 (1.02%) SSL
18 40 (0.90%) Ethernet
19 37 (0.84%) ADSL
19 37 (0.84%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 598 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 186 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 161 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 129 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 107 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 97 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 76 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 65 (1.47%) OLAP
9 62 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 57 (1.29%) MS Access
11 53 (1.20%) MySQL
12 49 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
13 43 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 42 (0.95%) QlikView
14 42 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 39 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
16 34 (0.77%) DTS
17 30 (0.68%) Oracle Database
18 28 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
19 25 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (1.60%) Visual Studio
2 59 (1.33%) JIRA
3 56 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
4 38 (0.86%) FrontPage
5 34 (0.77%) CaliberRM
5 34 (0.77%) RequisitePro
5 34 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
6 29 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 29 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (0.63%) Selenium
7 28 (0.63%) Subversion
8 22 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 19 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
10 16 (0.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 14 (0.32%) Jenkins
12 13 (0.29%) MSBuild
12 13 (0.29%) Git (software)
13 10 (0.23%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.20%) TestDirector
14 9 (0.20%) TestComplete
General
1 1326 (29.96%) Finance
2 388 (8.77%) Law
3 383 (8.65%) Legal
4 382 (8.63%) Banking
5 301 (6.80%) Marketing
6 191 (4.32%) Advertising
7 182 (4.11%) Telecoms
8 156 (3.52%) Retail
9 127 (2.87%) Investment Banking
10 94 (2.12%) Financial Institution
11 83 (1.88%) Publishing
12 81 (1.83%) Front Office
13 72 (1.63%) French Language
14 65 (1.47%) Back Office
15 51 (1.15%) German Language
16 24 (0.54%) Games
17 22 (0.50%) Spanish Language
18 20 (0.45%) Manufacturing
19 19 (0.43%) Billing
20 18 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1644 (37.14%) Analyst
2 743 (16.79%) Support Analyst
3 465 (10.51%) Support Engineer
4 375 (8.47%) Service Analyst
5 367 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 359 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 324 (7.32%) IT Support
8 300 (6.78%) Desktop Support
9 267 (6.03%) Developer
10 259 (5.85%) Project Manager
11 199 (4.50%) Consultant
12 183 (4.13%) Business Analyst
13 181 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
14 159 (3.59%) IT Support Analyst
15 157 (3.55%) Desktop Analyst
16 144 (3.25%) Help Desk Analyst
17 141 (3.19%) Desktop Support Analyst
18 139 (3.14%) 1st Line Support
18 139 (3.14%) Administrator
19 133 (3.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (6.94%) .NET
2 251 (5.67%) HTML
3 177 (4.00%) XML
4 166 (3.75%) CSS
5 84 (1.90%) ASP.NET
6 65 (1.47%) Web Services
7 42 (0.95%) jQuery
7 42 (0.95%) HTML5
8 41 (0.93%) .NET Framework
9 37 (0.84%) Software Packaging
9 37 (0.84%) WCF
10 35 (0.79%) WPF
11 28 (0.63%) WinForms
12 27 (0.61%) COM
13 23 (0.52%) SOAP
14 22 (0.50%) Ajax
15 20 (0.45%) JSON
16 19 (0.43%) REST
17 18 (0.41%) Application Packaging
18 16 (0.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 668 (15.09%) Blackberry
2 534 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 229 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 187 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 129 (2.91%) iPhone
6 126 (2.85%) Hedge funds
7 108 (2.44%) iPad
8 102 (2.30%) User Experience
9 91 (2.06%) PDA
10 89 (2.01%) Mobile App
11 86 (1.94%) Statistics
12 82 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
13 80 (1.81%) Mathematics
14 79 (1.78%) Social Media
15 65 (1.47%) PMI
16 54 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
17 49 (1.11%) Visualisation
18 42 (0.95%) E-Learning
19 33 (0.75%) Handset
19 33 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2443 (55.20%) Windows
2 1162 (26.25%) Windows 7
3 829 (18.73%) Windows XP
4 720 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 476 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 289 (6.53%) Windows 8
7 234 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 202 (4.56%) Linux
9 193 (4.36%) Mac OS X
10 138 (3.12%) Android
11 125 (2.82%) Windows Vista
12 116 (2.62%) Apple iOS
13 92 (2.08%) UNIX
14 67 (1.51%) Mac OS
15 48 (1.08%) Windows 2000
16 22 (0.50%) Solaris
17 18 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
18 17 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
19 16 (0.36%) AIX
20 15 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 962 (21.74%) ITIL
2 552 (12.47%) Project Management
3 357 (8.07%) PRINCE2
4 348 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
5 305 (6.89%) CRM
6 258 (5.83%) Service Management
7 220 (4.97%) Business Analysis
8 207 (4.68%) Change Management
9 189 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 170 (3.84%) Business Intelligence
11 168 (3.80%) Document Management
12 167 (3.77%) Analytics
13 157 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 151 (3.41%) Asset Management
15 145 (3.28%) Time Management
16 130 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
17 126 (2.85%) Mentoring
18 121 (2.73%) Migration
19 115 (2.60%) Data Analysis
20 111 (2.51%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 779 (17.60%) SQL
2 229 (5.17%) C#
3 185 (4.18%) JavaScript
4 179 (4.04%) VBA
5 126 (2.85%) PowerShell
6 125 (2.82%) Java
7 103 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 99 (2.24%) C
9 87 (1.97%) VB
10 74 (1.67%) VBScript
11 64 (1.45%) VB.NET
12 50 (1.13%) Perl
13 49 (1.11%) PHP
14 48 (1.08%) Python
15 29 (0.66%) C++
16 13 (0.29%) ABAP
17 12 (0.27%) Apex Code
17 12 (0.27%) Ruby
18 11 (0.25%) Shell Script
18 11 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 843 (19.05%) Degree
2 383 (8.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 161 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 151 (3.41%) MCSE
5 140 (3.16%) MCP
6 132 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
7 123 (2.78%) CCNA
8 111 (2.51%) ISEB
9 104 (2.35%) PMI Certification
10 93 (2.10%) MCITP
11 90 (2.03%) MCSA
12 57 (1.29%) MCTS
13 54 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 52 (1.17%) Security Cleared
15 49 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 45 (1.02%) PMP
17 40 (0.90%) MOS
18 36 (0.81%) A+ Certification
19 30 (0.68%) PhD
19 30 (0.68%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (6.37%) SLA
2 228 (5.15%) QA
3 39 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 34 (0.77%) COBIT
5 32 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.18%) EMIR
9 7 (0.16%) FATCA
9 7 (0.16%) Basel III
10 6 (0.14%) MiFID
10 6 (0.14%) Basel II
11 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.11%) HL7
12 3 (0.068%) COSO
12 3 (0.068%) COREP
12 3 (0.068%) FINREP
12 3 (0.068%) CRD IV
13 2 (0.045%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1664 (37.60%) Active Directory
2 349 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (3.93%) Hyper-V
4 121 (2.73%) XenApp
5 86 (1.94%) vSphere
6 75 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 61 (1.38%) Terminal Services
8 53 (1.20%) XenDesktop
9 48 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 40 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
10 40 (0.90%) XenServer
11 34 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 17 (0.38%) MetaFrame
13 17 (0.38%) Terminal Server
14 13 (0.29%) ISA Server
15 11 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.25%) UAG
16 4 (0.090%) Varnish
16 4 (0.090%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 208 (4.70%) SCCM
2 126 (2.85%) Backup Exec
3 87 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 69 (1.56%) WSUS
5 65 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
6 36 (0.81%) NetBackup
6 36 (0.81%) SCOM
7 29 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 14 (0.32%) HP SIM
9 10 (0.23%) SCVMM
9 10 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
9 10 (0.23%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 9 (0.20%) Nagios
10 9 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (0.16%) OpenView
11 7 (0.16%) ZENworks
11 7 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (0.14%) ServiceCenter
13 5 (0.11%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 2647 (59.81%) Microsoft
2 554 (12.52%) Citrix
3 516 (11.66%) VMware
4 426 (9.62%) Cisco
5 259 (5.85%) Apple
6 242 (5.47%) Oracle
7 240 (5.42%) HP
8 193 (4.36%) SAP
9 182 (4.11%) Symantec
10 139 (3.14%) Adobe
11 126 (2.85%) Bloomberg
12 113 (2.55%) Reuters
13 105 (2.37%) Google
14 98 (2.21%) Dell
15 96 (2.17%) Lotus
16 92 (2.08%) Avaya
17 80 (1.81%) Business Objects
18 77 (1.74%) Juniper
19 71 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
20 66 (1.49%) NetApp
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + comprehensive bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Fusion Experience
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Red10
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Gold Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits (including travel allowance)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - OTE + Bens
Posted: Yesterday