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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1969 2191 1804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.49% 4.47% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 33.11% 31.24% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1823 1432
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
5947 7013 6185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.55% 14.32% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4937 5821 5079
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +16 482 £37,500 +1.35% 73
Uxbridge +4 28 £24,000 -18.64% 3
Docklands, London +3 24 £40,000 +6.66%
Croydon +4 22 £25,500 +0.99% 1
Harrow +14 11 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames 0 8 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Chiswick +8 6 £39,500 +71.73% 1
Brentford +6 6 £36,500 +35.18%
Chessington +2 6 £24,000 -17.24%
Beckenham -6 6 £47,750 +49.21%
Wimbledon -9 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Wembley +3 5 £25,000 -66.66%
Southwark -2 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Mayfair -2 4 £20,500 -62.72%
Twickenham - 4 £26,500 -
Bromley +13 3 £23,000 -38.66% 1
Sidcup -4 3 £32,500 -10.95%
Romford - 3 £27,500 -
Hillingdon - 3 - -
Hounslow +10 2 £29,750 +32.22%
Canary Wharf -9 2 £25,000 -37.50%
Bermondsey - 2 £21,750 -
Teddington +5 1 £19,500 -28.44%
Ilford 0 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Orpington -2 1 £30,000 +22.44% 1
Barnet -9 1 £33,000 -4.34%
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2749 (66.05%) Microsoft
2 2347 (56.39%) Windows
3 1998 (48.01%) MS Excel
4 1594 (38.30%) Active Directory
5 1164 (27.97%) Finance
6 1150 (27.63%) Windows 7
7 870 (20.90%) ITIL
8 812 (19.51%) MS Exchange
9 735 (17.66%) SQL
10 734 (17.64%) Degree
11 612 (14.70%) Blackberry
12 608 (14.61%) SQL Server
13 597 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 565 (13.58%) Citrix
15 561 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
16 524 (12.59%) Windows XP
17 517 (12.42%) VMware
18 492 (11.82%) SharePoint
19 478 (11.48%) Project Management
20 450 (10.81%) Windows 8
21 442 (10.62%) Law
22 438 (10.52%) Legal
23 413 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
24 411 (9.88%) MS PowerPoint
25 397 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
26 394 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
27 378 (9.08%) Cisco
28 369 (8.87%) Firewall
29 365 (8.77%) LAN
30 363 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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
1 812 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 492 (11.82%) SharePoint
3 330 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 263 (6.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 194 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 162 (3.89%) IIS
7 161 (3.87%) Lync
8 150 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 144 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 117 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 102 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 75 (1.80%) WorkSite
13 58 (1.39%) SAS
14 57 (1.37%) IBM Notes
15 53 (1.27%) CMS
16 40 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
17 35 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
18 33 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
19 27 (0.65%) Tomcat
20 26 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 1998 (48.01%) MS Excel
2 411 (9.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 304 (7.30%) MS Visio
4 299 (7.18%) MS Project
5 50 (1.20%) SPSS
5 50 (1.20%) InfoPath
6 42 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 37 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
8 33 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 15 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.29%) Acrobat
11 11 (0.26%) InDesign
11 11 (0.26%) AutoCAD
12 10 (0.24%) Fireworks
13 7 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
13 7 (0.17%) PowerPivot
14 5 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
14 5 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.048%) SmartSuite
15 2 (0.048%) Blender
Business Applications
1 90 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (0.26%) WebTrends
4 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 9 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.22%) Eikon
6 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.17%) Agresso
8 6 (0.14%) HFM
9 5 (0.12%) assyst
9 5 (0.12%) AWD
9 5 (0.12%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.072%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 3 (0.072%) SAP CCM
10 3 (0.072%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.072%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 232 (5.57%) Office 365
2 94 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (0.96%) Google Analytics
4 36 (0.86%) Mimecast
5 35 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (0.77%) SaaS
8 26 (0.62%) IaaS
9 24 (0.58%) Google Apps
10 16 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
12 8 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.14%) PaaS
14 6 (0.14%) Dropbox
15 5 (0.12%) Google Drive
15 5 (0.12%) Basecamp
15 5 (0.12%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.048%) Taleo
17 1 (0.024%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 369 (8.87%) Firewall
2 365 (8.77%) LAN
3 351 (8.43%) TCP/IP
4 332 (7.98%) DNS
5 310 (7.45%) VPN
6 295 (7.09%) WAN
7 258 (6.20%) Internet
8 230 (5.53%) DHCP
9 194 (4.66%) VoIP
10 150 (3.60%) SAN
11 91 (2.19%) Wireless
12 81 (1.95%) VLAN
13 75 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
13 75 (1.80%) Intranet
14 61 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
15 53 (1.27%) Network Security
16 45 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
17 41 (0.99%) Extranet
18 40 (0.96%) IP Telephony
19 37 (0.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 194 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 174 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 110 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 71 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 70 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 63 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 58 (1.39%) Data Mining
10 56 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 36 (0.86%) MS Access
12 29 (0.70%) Big Data
12 29 (0.70%) Oracle Database
13 23 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 22 (0.53%) MySQL
14 22 (0.53%) RDBMS
15 20 (0.48%) DB2
15 20 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
16 18 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 16 (0.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 156 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 62 (1.49%) JIRA
3 42 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 28 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
6 24 (0.58%) Subversion
7 20 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 17 (0.41%) NUnit
9 14 (0.34%) MSBuild
10 13 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 12 (0.29%) TeamCity
11 12 (0.29%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.29%) RequisitePro
12 10 (0.24%) FrontPage
13 9 (0.22%) CaliberRM
13 9 (0.22%) CruiseControl
13 9 (0.22%) Artifactory
13 9 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
13 9 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.17%) Axure RP
General
1 1164 (27.97%) Finance
2 442 (10.62%) Law
3 438 (10.52%) Legal
4 327 (7.86%) Banking
5 226 (5.43%) Marketing
6 179 (4.30%) Telecoms
7 174 (4.18%) Retail
8 101 (2.43%) Advertising
9 89 (2.14%) Publishing
10 77 (1.85%) Front Office
11 70 (1.68%) Back Office
12 64 (1.54%) Financial Institution
13 60 (1.44%) Billing
14 54 (1.30%) Investment Banking
15 32 (0.77%) Games
16 25 (0.60%) Multimedia
16 25 (0.60%) Manufacturing
17 23 (0.55%) French Language
18 18 (0.43%) German Language
19 11 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1541 (37.03%) Analyst
2 741 (17.80%) Support Analyst
3 524 (12.59%) Support Engineer
4 379 (9.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 377 (9.06%) Service Analyst
6 366 (8.79%) IT Support
7 332 (7.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 290 (6.97%) Desktop Support
9 267 (6.42%) Developer
10 229 (5.50%) Project Manager
11 212 (5.09%) IT Support Analyst
12 194 (4.66%) Business Analyst
13 163 (3.92%) Technical Support
14 146 (3.51%) Consultant
14 146 (3.51%) Administrator
15 138 (3.32%) Desktop Engineer
16 136 (3.27%) 1st Line Support
17 112 (2.69%) Applications Support
18 110 (2.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 110 (2.64%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (7.04%) .NET
2 203 (4.88%) HTML
3 152 (3.65%) ASP.NET
4 151 (3.63%) CSS
5 86 (2.07%) XML
6 61 (1.47%) jQuery
7 59 (1.42%) .NET Framework
8 57 (1.37%) HTML5
9 49 (1.18%) WCF
10 45 (1.08%) Web Services
11 44 (1.06%) Ajax
12 36 (0.86%) WPF
13 31 (0.74%) Silverlight
13 31 (0.74%) COM
14 30 (0.72%) Application Packaging
14 30 (0.72%) Entity Framework
15 29 (0.70%) XHTML
15 29 (0.70%) WinForms
16 28 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 612 (14.70%) Blackberry
2 561 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
3 198 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 188 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 136 (3.27%) Hedge funds
6 124 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
7 121 (2.91%) iPhone
8 116 (2.79%) Data Centre
9 100 (2.40%) User Experience
10 87 (2.09%) Mathematics
11 79 (1.90%) iPad
12 73 (1.75%) E-Learning
13 70 (1.68%) Client/Server
14 69 (1.66%) Thin Client
14 69 (1.66%) PDA
14 69 (1.66%) Fat Client
15 64 (1.54%) Statistics
16 59 (1.42%) Social Media
17 50 (1.20%) Clustering
18 47 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2347 (56.39%) Windows
2 1150 (27.63%) Windows 7
3 597 (14.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 524 (12.59%) Windows XP
5 450 (10.81%) Windows 8
6 394 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 363 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 213 (5.12%) Mac OS X
9 211 (5.07%) Android
10 195 (4.69%) Apple iOS
11 192 (4.61%) Linux
12 139 (3.34%) Windows Vista
13 99 (2.38%) UNIX
14 51 (1.23%) Mac OS
15 29 (0.70%) Solaris
16 24 (0.58%) Windows 2000
17 18 (0.43%) Windows Phone
18 17 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
19 15 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
20 14 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (20.90%) ITIL
2 478 (11.48%) Project Management
3 341 (8.19%) CRM
4 289 (6.94%) PRINCE2
5 280 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
6 267 (6.42%) Service Management
7 209 (5.02%) Time Management
8 188 (4.52%) Business Analysis
9 167 (4.01%) Service Delivery
10 165 (3.96%) Analytics
11 156 (3.75%) Document Management
12 151 (3.63%) Workflow
13 148 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
14 145 (3.48%) Incident Management
15 129 (3.10%) Asset Management
16 124 (2.98%) Change Management
17 123 (2.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 123 (2.96%) Data Analysis
18 119 (2.86%) SDLC
19 116 (2.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 735 (17.66%) SQL
2 219 (5.26%) C#
3 165 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 131 (3.15%) VBA
5 120 (2.88%) PowerShell
6 113 (2.72%) T-SQL
7 81 (1.95%) C
8 67 (1.61%) Perl
9 64 (1.54%) Python
10 59 (1.42%) VB
11 58 (1.39%) Java
12 39 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 37 (0.89%) VBScript
14 29 (0.70%) R
15 23 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 19 (0.46%) C++
17 15 (0.36%) PHP
18 12 (0.29%) Progress 4GL
19 11 (0.26%) Shell Script
20 10 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 734 (17.64%) Degree
2 413 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 206 (4.95%) MCSE
4 175 (4.20%) MCP
5 162 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 127 (3.05%) CCNA
7 124 (2.98%) MCSA
8 108 (2.59%) MCITP
9 74 (1.78%) PMI Certification
10 67 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
11 65 (1.56%) Security Cleared
12 58 (1.39%) MOS
13 49 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 47 (1.13%) ISEB
15 44 (1.06%) PMP
16 43 (1.03%) SC Cleared
16 43 (1.03%) MCTS
17 39 (0.94%) PhD
18 38 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 36 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (8.51%) SLA
2 122 (2.93%) QA
3 37 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 21 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.43%) COBIT
6 14 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.24%) PMBOK
9 9 (0.22%) HL7
10 8 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.072%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.072%) P3O
12 2 (0.048%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.048%) GCP
12 2 (0.048%) GAAP
13 1 (0.024%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.024%) Basel II
13 1 (0.024%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1594 (38.30%) Active Directory
2 397 (9.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 154 (3.70%) XenApp
5 124 (2.98%) vSphere
6 90 (2.16%) XenDesktop
7 79 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 60 (1.44%) VMware ESX
9 58 (1.39%) XenServer
10 41 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
11 38 (0.91%) Terminal Services
12 18 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 15 (0.36%) Terminal Server
14 12 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (0.26%) ISA Server
16 9 (0.22%) VMware Server
16 9 (0.22%) Firmware
17 7 (0.17%) Xen
17 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 6 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 196 (4.71%) SCCM
2 80 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 69 (1.66%) WSUS
4 52 (1.25%) SCOM
5 50 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 37 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (0.62%) Nagios
8 25 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 20 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 19 (0.46%) Casper Suite
11 18 (0.43%) Opsview
12 17 (0.41%) AirWatch
13 16 (0.38%) OpenView
13 16 (0.38%) Tivoli
14 15 (0.36%) ARCserve
14 15 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 14 (0.34%) Cacti
15 14 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
16 9 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
16 9 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2749 (66.05%) Microsoft
2 565 (13.58%) Citrix
3 517 (12.42%) VMware
4 378 (9.08%) Cisco
5 285 (6.85%) Apple
6 235 (5.65%) HP
7 179 (4.30%) Oracle
8 120 (2.88%) Symantec
9 112 (2.69%) Bloomberg
10 106 (2.55%) Adobe
11 98 (2.35%) Avaya
11 98 (2.35%) Reuters
12 91 (2.19%) Google
13 87 (2.09%) Dell
13 87 (2.09%) SAP
14 61 (1.47%) IBM
15 59 (1.42%) Lotus
16 55 (1.32%) Remedy
17 49 (1.18%) Polycom
18 46 (1.11%) Veeam
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Premier IT
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: competitive
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Salary: From £225 to £250 per day
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £24k - 25k per year + benefits.
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Salary: £28000 - £30500 per annum + pension + holidays
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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