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 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 51 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2223 1676 2096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.68% 3.73% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 34.15% 27.42% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 1414 1824
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,355
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
6509 6113 7130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.72% 13.60% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5290 5167 6152
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £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 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +16 565 £35,000 -13.58% 90
Docklands, London +5 21 £31,750 +22.11%
Canary Wharf +25 20 £52,500 +5.00%
Croydon -5 17 £25,500 -21.53% 4
Chiswick +5 16 £36,500 -14.11%
Bromley -15 13 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Sidcup +7 11 £41,000 +82.22% 1
Harrow -2 11 £35,000 +66.66%
Kingston Upon Thames -16 8 £29,750 -0.83% 3
Erith - 8 £37,500 - 1
Uxbridge -8 6 £25,000 -13.79% 2
Ilford +1 5 £22,000 +4.76%
Beckenham +8 4 £27,500 +5.76%
West Drayton 0 4 £55,000 +69.23%
Bexley - 4 £31,500 -
Hounslow - 4 £35,750 -
Wimbledon -10 3 £26,500 -3.63%
Westminster - 3 £37,500 -
Ealing +11 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Barnet +3 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Hammersmith -4 2 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Wembley -4 2 £30,000 +17.64%
Upminster - 2 £31,250 -
Chislehurst - 2 £27,500 -
Greenford - 2 £22,000 - 1
Romford +4 1 £21,000 +16.66% 1
Greenwich 0 1 £23,000 -8.00% 1
New Malden -8 1 £26,000 -16.12%
Chessington -9 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Enfield - 1 £25,000 - 1
Orpington - 1 £27,000 - 1
Pinner - 1 £50,000 -
Hackney - 1 £45,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £24,000 -
Teddington - 1 £19,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2601 (59.53%) Microsoft
2 2411 (55.18%) Windows
3 2267 (51.89%) MS Excel
4 1619 (37.06%) Active Directory
5 1286 (29.43%) Finance
6 1167 (26.71%) Windows 7
7 915 (20.94%) ITIL
8 828 (18.95%) MS Exchange
9 821 (18.79%) Windows XP
10 795 (18.20%) Degree
11 775 (17.74%) SQL
12 711 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 628 (14.37%) Blackberry
14 591 (13.53%) SQL Server
15 574 (13.14%) MS PowerPoint
16 541 (12.38%) Project Management
17 539 (12.34%) Citrix
18 513 (11.74%) VMware
19 470 (10.76%) TCP/IP
20 465 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
21 429 (9.82%) DNS
22 422 (9.66%) SharePoint
23 420 (9.61%) Cisco
24 413 (9.45%) MS Visio
25 396 (9.06%) Microsoft Certification
26 388 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2010
27 384 (8.79%) Law
28 381 (8.72%) Banking
29 370 (8.47%) Legal
30 366 (8.38%) DHCP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 828 (18.95%) MS Exchange
2 422 (9.66%) SharePoint
3 388 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 290 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 287 (6.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 134 (3.07%) IIS
7 131 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 130 (2.98%) Lync
9 88 (2.01%) IBM Notes
10 87 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
11 76 (1.74%) WorkSite
12 57 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 56 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
14 53 (1.21%) MS Project Server
15 51 (1.17%) CMS
16 42 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
17 32 (0.73%) SAS
18 30 (0.69%) Tomcat
19 22 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
20 21 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2267 (51.89%) MS Excel
2 574 (13.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 413 (9.45%) MS Visio
4 322 (7.37%) MS Project
5 61 (1.40%) Photoshop
6 39 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 37 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
8 24 (0.55%) InDesign
8 24 (0.55%) Acrobat
9 22 (0.50%) SPSS
10 19 (0.43%) InfoPath
11 8 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.14%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.092%) Final Cut Pro
15 3 (0.069%) FastStats
15 3 (0.069%) Stata
16 2 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.046%) SmartSuite
16 2 (0.046%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 59 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.80%) SAP FI
3 34 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 34 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 33 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 24 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
5 24 (0.55%) SAP BPC
6 23 (0.53%) HFM
7 20 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
8 19 (0.43%) SAP Business One
8 19 (0.43%) Cognos Controller
9 18 (0.41%) Cognos Planning
10 15 (0.34%) WebTrends
11 14 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (0.25%) Magento
12 11 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
12 11 (0.25%) Movex
13 9 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (0.16%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 136 (3.11%) Office 365
2 26 (0.60%) SaaS
3 24 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.21%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.18%) IaaS
7 8 (0.18%) PaaS
8 4 (0.092%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.046%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.023%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.023%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.023%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 470 (10.76%) TCP/IP
2 429 (9.82%) DNS
3 366 (8.38%) DHCP
4 312 (7.14%) LAN
5 309 (7.07%) Firewall
6 279 (6.39%) VPN
7 261 (5.97%) WAN
8 246 (5.63%) Internet
9 154 (3.52%) Wireless
10 134 (3.07%) VoIP
11 86 (1.97%) Intranet
12 85 (1.95%) SAN
13 50 (1.14%) NAS
14 46 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
15 44 (1.01%) VLAN
16 43 (0.98%) SSL
17 42 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (0.82%) IP Telephony
19 34 (0.78%) Ethernet
19 34 (0.78%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 189 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 155 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 123 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 83 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 75 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 63 (1.44%) MS Access
9 61 (1.40%) OLAP
10 60 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (1.19%) MySQL
12 50 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
13 44 (1.01%) DTS
14 43 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 42 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 39 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
17 37 (0.85%) QlikView
18 30 (0.69%) Oracle Database
19 29 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
20 25 (0.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 68 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 61 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
3 58 (1.33%) JIRA
4 39 (0.89%) FrontPage
5 35 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
5 35 (0.80%) CaliberRM
5 35 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 35 (0.80%) RequisitePro
6 29 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (0.60%) Subversion
8 24 (0.55%) Eclipse
8 24 (0.55%) Selenium
9 20 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
9 20 (0.46%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 16 (0.37%) MSBuild
10 16 (0.37%) Git (software)
11 12 (0.27%) Axure RP
12 11 (0.25%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.21%) NuGet
13 9 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 1286 (29.43%) Finance
2 384 (8.79%) Law
3 381 (8.72%) Banking
4 370 (8.47%) Legal
5 296 (6.78%) Marketing
6 192 (4.39%) Advertising
7 177 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 160 (3.66%) Retail
9 128 (2.93%) Investment Banking
10 90 (2.06%) Front Office
11 86 (1.97%) Financial Institution
12 85 (1.95%) Publishing
13 67 (1.53%) French Language
14 64 (1.46%) Back Office
15 46 (1.05%) German Language
16 23 (0.53%) Games
17 20 (0.46%) Billing
17 20 (0.46%) Multimedia
17 20 (0.46%) Automotive
18 17 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1636 (37.45%) Analyst
2 755 (17.28%) Support Analyst
3 468 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 380 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 347 (7.94%) Service Analyst
6 337 (7.71%) IT Support
7 329 (7.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 314 (7.19%) Desktop Support
9 269 (6.16%) Developer
10 245 (5.61%) Project Manager
11 196 (4.49%) Consultant
12 191 (4.37%) Business Analyst
13 175 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support
14 171 (3.91%) Desktop Analyst
15 167 (3.82%) IT Support Analyst
16 156 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 140 (3.20%) Help Desk Analyst
18 136 (3.11%) 1st Line Support
18 136 (3.11%) Administrator
19 130 (2.98%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (6.98%) .NET
2 255 (5.84%) HTML
3 179 (4.10%) XML
4 160 (3.66%) CSS
5 86 (1.97%) ASP.NET
6 67 (1.53%) Web Services
7 42 (0.96%) WCF
8 41 (0.94%) .NET Framework
9 40 (0.92%) jQuery
10 39 (0.89%) WPF
11 38 (0.87%) Software Packaging
11 38 (0.87%) HTML5
12 30 (0.69%) COM
13 26 (0.60%) WinForms
14 23 (0.53%) SOAP
15 22 (0.50%) JSON
15 22 (0.50%) Ajax
15 22 (0.50%) REST
16 17 (0.39%) CSS3
17 15 (0.34%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 628 (14.37%) Blackberry
2 218 (4.99%) Computer Science
3 188 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 119 (2.72%) Hedge funds
5 107 (2.45%) iPhone
6 98 (2.24%) Statistics
7 93 (2.13%) iPad
8 91 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 89 (2.04%) PDA
10 81 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 78 (1.79%) Mathematics
12 70 (1.60%) Social Media
13 62 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 62 (1.42%) PMI
14 50 (1.14%) Visualisation
15 40 (0.92%) Client/Server
16 38 (0.87%) E-Learning
17 35 (0.80%) Digital Media
18 33 (0.76%) Handset
19 32 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2411 (55.18%) Windows
2 1167 (26.71%) Windows 7
3 821 (18.79%) Windows XP
4 711 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 465 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 280 (6.41%) Windows 8
7 220 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 203 (4.65%) Linux
9 194 (4.44%) Mac OS X
10 139 (3.18%) Windows Vista
11 138 (3.16%) Android
12 124 (2.84%) Apple iOS
13 90 (2.06%) UNIX
14 74 (1.69%) Mac OS
15 47 (1.08%) Windows 2000
16 18 (0.41%) Solaris
17 16 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
18 15 (0.34%) Windows Phone
19 14 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
20 13 (0.30%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (20.94%) ITIL
2 541 (12.38%) Project Management
3 340 (7.78%) PRINCE2
4 288 (6.59%) CRM
5 252 (5.77%) Service Management
6 216 (4.94%) Business Analysis
7 195 (4.46%) Service Delivery
8 191 (4.37%) Change Management
9 184 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
10 175 (4.01%) Document Management
11 167 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
12 164 (3.75%) Analytics
13 152 (3.48%) Asset Management
14 149 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 138 (3.16%) Time Management
16 132 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
17 122 (2.79%) Migration
18 116 (2.66%) Data Analysis
19 112 (2.56%) E-Commerce
20 104 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 775 (17.74%) SQL
2 226 (5.17%) C#
3 189 (4.33%) JavaScript
4 187 (4.28%) VBA
5 131 (3.00%) PowerShell
6 129 (2.95%) Java
7 94 (2.15%) C
7 94 (2.15%) T-SQL
8 86 (1.97%) VB
9 67 (1.53%) VBScript
10 60 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 52 (1.19%) Perl
12 49 (1.12%) PHP
13 45 (1.03%) Python
14 28 (0.64%) C++
15 14 (0.32%) Apex Code
16 13 (0.30%) ABAP
17 12 (0.27%) Shell Script
18 11 (0.25%) Ruby
19 9 (0.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 795 (18.20%) Degree
2 396 (9.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 158 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 157 (3.59%) MCSE
5 149 (3.41%) MCP
6 125 (2.86%) CCNA
7 121 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
8 117 (2.68%) ISEB
9 104 (2.38%) MCITP
10 102 (2.33%) MCSA
11 92 (2.11%) PMI Certification
12 51 (1.17%) Security Cleared
13 50 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 49 (1.12%) MCTS
15 46 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 46 (1.05%) MOS
16 41 (0.94%) A+ Certification
17 40 (0.92%) MCDST
18 36 (0.82%) PMP
19 27 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (6.20%) SLA
2 225 (5.15%) QA
3 42 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 31 (0.71%) COBIT
5 27 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.21%) EMIR
6 9 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 8 (0.18%) Basel III
8 7 (0.16%) FATCA
8 7 (0.16%) MiFID
9 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.14%) HL7
10 4 (0.092%) COREP
11 3 (0.069%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.069%) FINREP
11 3 (0.069%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.046%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.046%) Basel II
12 2 (0.046%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1619 (37.06%) Active Directory
2 341 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 128 (2.93%) XenApp
5 84 (1.92%) vSphere
6 78 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 72 (1.65%) VMware ESX
8 55 (1.26%) XenDesktop
9 49 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 39 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
11 33 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
11 33 (0.76%) XenServer
12 24 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 20 (0.46%) Terminal Server
14 17 (0.39%) MetaFrame
15 14 (0.32%) ISA Server
16 12 (0.27%) UAG
17 10 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
18 5 (0.11%) Xen
19 4 (0.092%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 197 (4.51%) SCCM
2 108 (2.47%) Backup Exec
3 80 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 73 (1.67%) WSUS
5 58 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
6 41 (0.94%) NetBackup
7 30 (0.69%) SCOM
8 27 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 14 (0.32%) HP SIM
10 10 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
10 10 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (0.18%) Nagios
11 8 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
12 7 (0.16%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.16%) OpenView
12 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.14%) CiscoWorks
14 5 (0.11%) Sysprep
14 5 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2601 (59.53%) Microsoft
2 539 (12.34%) Citrix
3 513 (11.74%) VMware
4 420 (9.61%) Cisco
5 258 (5.91%) Apple
6 240 (5.49%) HP
7 228 (5.22%) Oracle
8 204 (4.67%) SAP
9 185 (4.23%) Symantec
10 141 (3.23%) Adobe
11 112 (2.56%) Bloomberg
12 100 (2.29%) Dell
13 97 (2.22%) Google
14 96 (2.20%) Lotus
15 95 (2.17%) Reuters
16 82 (1.88%) Business Objects
17 79 (1.81%) Avaya
18 70 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
19 65 (1.49%) Juniper
20 63 (1.44%) Mitel
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