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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2167 2106 1946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.87% 4.27% 4.21%
As % of the Applications category 34.36% 29.82% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1751 1538
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
6306 7062 6495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 14.16% 14.30% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5262 5813 5394
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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 April 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 17 April 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 +23 562 £40,000 +8.10% 77
Uxbridge +16 30 £24,000 -15.78% 3
Docklands, London -3 26 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Croydon +19 22 £25,500 +2.00% 3
Sidcup +7 11 £32,500 -7.80%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 10 £30,250 -24.37% 1
Chessington -5 9 £24,000 +12.94%
Bromley +9 8 £27,500 -26.66%
Harrow +12 7 £51,250 +29.74% 1
Chiswick +8 7 £24,000 +14.28%
Wembley +7 7 £25,000 +11.11%
Wimbledon -1 7 £35,000 +27.27%
Beckenham -5 7 £48,000 +84.61% 1
Mayfair -1 6 £20,500 -62.72%
Canary Wharf +3 4 £67,500 +68.75%
Southwark -3 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Twickenham -3 4 £20,500 -33.87%
Greenwich - 4 £28,500 - 1
Romford -4 3 £27,500 +17.02%
Brentford -10 3 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Coulsdon - 2 £24,000 -
Teddington - 2 £21,000 -
Hounslow +13 1 £34,500 -
Orpington +5 1 £30,000 +22.44%
Barnet -1 1 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Ilford -3 1 £26,500 -31.61%
Enfield -4 1 £22,000 -41.33% 1
Hammersmith -10 1 £26,500 -24.28%
West Drayton - 1 £24,000 -
Bexley - 1 £28,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2912 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2555 (58.49%) Windows
3 2115 (48.42%) MS Excel
4 1784 (40.84%) Active Directory
5 1305 (29.88%) Windows 7
6 1221 (27.95%) Finance
7 971 (22.23%) ITIL
8 958 (21.93%) MS Exchange
9 756 (17.31%) Degree
10 738 (16.90%) SQL
11 704 (16.12%) Blackberry
12 690 (15.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 647 (14.81%) SQL Server
14 637 (14.58%) Citrix
15 606 (13.87%) Windows XP
15 606 (13.87%) VMware
16 583 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
17 482 (11.03%) SharePoint
18 477 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
19 472 (10.81%) Law
20 470 (10.76%) Windows 8
21 466 (10.67%) Project Management
22 465 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
23 453 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2010
24 445 (10.19%) Cisco
25 443 (10.14%) MS PowerPoint
26 441 (10.10%) Legal
27 438 (10.03%) Windows Server 2003
28 424 (9.71%) Firewall
29 421 (9.64%) DNS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 958 (21.93%) MS Exchange
2 482 (11.03%) SharePoint
3 453 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 287 (6.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 276 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 182 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 166 (3.80%) Lync
8 157 (3.59%) IIS
9 156 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 147 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 113 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 72 (1.65%) WorkSite
13 60 (1.37%) IBM Notes
14 55 (1.26%) Office Communications Server
15 51 (1.17%) SAS
15 51 (1.17%) CMS
16 39 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
17 31 (0.71%) Tomcat
18 27 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
19 21 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 2115 (48.42%) MS Excel
2 443 (10.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 313 (7.17%) MS Visio
4 290 (6.64%) MS Project
5 54 (1.24%) InfoPath
6 41 (0.94%) SPSS
7 39 (0.89%) Photoshop
8 38 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
9 29 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 15 (0.34%) Acrobat
11 14 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
12 13 (0.30%) InDesign
13 11 (0.25%) Fireworks
14 10 (0.23%) AutoCAD
15 9 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
16 5 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
17 4 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
18 3 (0.069%) SmartSuite
18 3 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
19 2 (0.046%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 88 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.66%) Google Analytics
3 16 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 11 (0.25%) Agresso
4 11 (0.25%) Eikon
5 9 (0.21%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.18%) Visualfiles
7 7 (0.16%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.14%) Infor M3
9 5 (0.11%) AWD
9 5 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.11%) HFM
10 4 (0.092%) Front Arena
10 4 (0.092%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 4 (0.092%) SAP SD
10 4 (0.092%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 241 (5.52%) Office 365
2 90 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (0.89%) Mimecast
4 35 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (0.71%) IaaS
6 29 (0.66%) SaaS
7 27 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (0.60%) Google Apps
9 23 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.14%) PaaS
12 5 (0.11%) Dropbox
12 5 (0.11%) Google Drive
12 5 (0.11%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.069%) Taleo
14 2 (0.046%) Basecamp
14 2 (0.046%) FinancialForce.com
15 1 (0.023%) Symantec.cloud
15 1 (0.023%) Force.com
15 1 (0.023%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 424 (9.71%) Firewall
2 421 (9.64%) DNS
3 406 (9.29%) LAN
4 366 (8.38%) TCP/IP
5 358 (8.20%) VPN
6 333 (7.62%) WAN
7 319 (7.30%) Internet
8 292 (6.68%) DHCP
9 209 (4.78%) VoIP
10 186 (4.26%) SAN
11 101 (2.31%) Intranet
12 94 (2.15%) Wireless
13 82 (1.88%) VLAN
14 76 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
15 67 (1.53%) Network Security
16 60 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
17 58 (1.33%) Extranet
18 54 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
19 46 (1.05%) NAS
20 45 (1.03%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 230 (5.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 161 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 113 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 94 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 93 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 69 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
8 62 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 62 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 51 (1.17%) Data Mining
10 40 (0.92%) MS Access
11 27 (0.62%) MySQL
11 27 (0.62%) DB2
11 27 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 27 (0.62%) Big Data
12 26 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 25 (0.57%) Oracle Database
14 24 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (0.41%) OLAP
16 16 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 166 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 60 (1.37%) JIRA
3 33 (0.76%) Subversion
4 31 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
5 26 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 20 (0.46%) NUnit
8 17 (0.39%) RequisitePro
9 15 (0.34%) FrontPage
10 14 (0.32%) CaliberRM
10 14 (0.32%) TeamCity
10 14 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 14 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
11 13 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 12 (0.27%) Rhino Mocks
13 11 (0.25%) Microsoft Blend
14 10 (0.23%) Selenium
14 10 (0.23%) Artifactory
14 10 (0.23%) Jenkins
15 9 (0.21%) Axure RP
General
1 1221 (27.95%) Finance
2 472 (10.81%) Law
3 441 (10.10%) Legal
4 350 (8.01%) Banking
5 230 (5.27%) Marketing
6 202 (4.62%) Telecoms
7 178 (4.08%) Retail
8 105 (2.40%) Advertising
9 79 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 76 (1.74%) Publishing
11 68 (1.56%) Front Office
12 67 (1.53%) Back Office
12 67 (1.53%) Billing
13 60 (1.37%) Investment Banking
14 34 (0.78%) Manufacturing
15 29 (0.66%) Games
16 27 (0.62%) French Language
17 26 (0.60%) Multimedia
18 22 (0.50%) German Language
19 16 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1648 (37.73%) Analyst
2 793 (18.15%) Support Analyst
3 528 (12.09%) Support Engineer
4 421 (9.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 419 (9.59%) Service Analyst
6 377 (8.63%) IT Support
7 367 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 310 (7.10%) Desktop Support
9 258 (5.91%) Developer
10 231 (5.29%) Project Manager
11 211 (4.83%) IT Support Analyst
12 188 (4.30%) Business Analyst
13 166 (3.80%) Technical Support
14 159 (3.64%) Administrator
15 149 (3.41%) 1st Line Support
15 149 (3.41%) Consultant
16 144 (3.30%) Desktop Engineer
17 129 (2.95%) Desktop Analyst
18 124 (2.84%) Applications Support
19 120 (2.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (7.01%) .NET
2 203 (4.65%) HTML
3 154 (3.53%) ASP.NET
4 153 (3.50%) CSS
5 81 (1.85%) XML
6 76 (1.74%) jQuery
7 70 (1.60%) HTML5
8 64 (1.47%) .NET Framework
9 50 (1.14%) Ajax
10 43 (0.98%) WCF
11 38 (0.87%) WPF
12 34 (0.78%) XHTML
13 31 (0.71%) Application Packaging
14 30 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 30 (0.69%) WinForms
15 29 (0.66%) Entity Framework
16 28 (0.64%) Silverlight
17 27 (0.62%) Software Packaging
18 26 (0.60%) XSLT
19 25 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 704 (16.12%) Blackberry
2 583 (13.35%) Analytical Skills
3 182 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 177 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 146 (3.34%) Hedge funds
6 131 (3.00%) iPhone
7 113 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
8 111 (2.54%) User Experience
9 86 (1.97%) Mathematics
10 74 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 70 (1.60%) iPad
12 67 (1.53%) E-Learning
13 65 (1.49%) Thin Client
13 65 (1.49%) Fat Client
14 64 (1.47%) Clustering
14 64 (1.47%) Social Media
15 62 (1.42%) Statistics
16 61 (1.40%) PDA
17 52 (1.19%) Mobile App
18 44 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2555 (58.49%) Windows
2 1305 (29.88%) Windows 7
3 690 (15.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 606 (13.87%) Windows XP
5 470 (10.76%) Windows 8
6 438 (10.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 393 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 213 (4.88%) Android
9 209 (4.78%) Mac OS X
10 203 (4.65%) Apple iOS
11 197 (4.51%) Linux
12 146 (3.34%) Windows Vista
13 91 (2.08%) UNIX
14 50 (1.14%) Mac OS
15 45 (1.03%) Solaris
16 36 (0.82%) Windows 2000
17 20 (0.46%) Windows Phone
17 20 (0.46%) Mac OS X Server
18 16 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (22.23%) ITIL
2 466 (10.67%) Project Management
3 331 (7.58%) CRM
4 308 (7.05%) PRINCE2
5 294 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
6 263 (6.02%) Service Management
7 198 (4.53%) Service Delivery
8 194 (4.44%) Time Management
9 190 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 174 (3.98%) Document Management
11 159 (3.64%) Workflow
12 153 (3.50%) Analytics
13 148 (3.39%) Incident Management
14 144 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
15 139 (3.18%) Asset Management
15 139 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 132 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
17 127 (2.91%) Change Management
18 125 (2.86%) Mentoring
19 123 (2.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 738 (16.90%) SQL
2 236 (5.40%) C#
3 170 (3.89%) JavaScript
4 161 (3.69%) PowerShell
5 135 (3.09%) VBA
6 100 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 75 (1.72%) C
8 68 (1.56%) Perl
9 66 (1.51%) Java
9 66 (1.51%) VB
10 62 (1.42%) Python
11 48 (1.10%) VBScript
12 34 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 24 (0.55%) VB.NET
13 24 (0.55%) PHP
14 20 (0.46%) R
15 19 (0.43%) Bash Shell
15 19 (0.43%) C++
16 13 (0.30%) VB6
17 12 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 756 (17.31%) Degree
2 477 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 248 (5.68%) MCSE
4 234 (5.36%) MCP
5 174 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
6 147 (3.37%) MCSA
7 133 (3.04%) CCNA
8 132 (3.02%) MCITP
9 81 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 70 (1.60%) PMI Certification
11 65 (1.49%) Security Cleared
12 62 (1.42%) MCTS
13 57 (1.30%) ISEB
14 51 (1.17%) MOS
14 51 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 46 (1.05%) SC Cleared
16 41 (0.94%) A+ Certification
17 40 (0.92%) CCNP
17 40 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 39 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 373 (8.54%) SLA
2 127 (2.91%) QA
3 41 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 19 (0.43%) COBIT
5 18 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.30%) HL7
7 11 (0.25%) PMBOK
7 11 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.23%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.069%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.069%) P3O
11 2 (0.046%) GCP
11 2 (0.046%) Basel II
11 2 (0.046%) GAAP
12 1 (0.023%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.023%) DICOM
System Software
1 1784 (40.84%) Active Directory
2 465 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 210 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 198 (4.53%) XenApp
5 150 (3.43%) vSphere
6 102 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
7 92 (2.11%) XenDesktop
8 66 (1.51%) VMware ESX
9 60 (1.37%) XenServer
10 47 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
11 40 (0.92%) Terminal Services
12 19 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 16 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (0.34%) MetaFrame
14 15 (0.34%) VMware Server
15 12 (0.27%) ISA Server
16 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.21%) Firmware
17 8 (0.18%) Terminal Server
18 7 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 224 (5.13%) SCCM
2 93 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 72 (1.65%) WSUS
4 67 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 64 (1.47%) SCOM
6 37 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
7 32 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 31 (0.71%) Nagios
9 28 (0.64%) NetBackup
10 24 (0.55%) Opsview
11 20 (0.46%) ARCserve
12 17 (0.39%) OpenView
12 17 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 15 (0.34%) AirWatch
14 14 (0.32%) Tivoli
14 14 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
14 14 (0.32%) Cacti
14 14 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
15 13 (0.30%) Casper Suite
16 12 (0.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2912 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 637 (14.58%) Citrix
3 606 (13.87%) VMware
4 445 (10.19%) Cisco
5 296 (6.78%) Apple
6 262 (6.00%) HP
7 166 (3.80%) Oracle
8 148 (3.39%) Symantec
9 113 (2.59%) Bloomberg
10 108 (2.47%) Dell
11 105 (2.40%) Avaya
12 101 (2.31%) Reuters
13 96 (2.20%) Adobe
14 93 (2.13%) SAP
15 80 (1.83%) Google
16 66 (1.51%) Lotus
17 64 (1.47%) Remedy
18 61 (1.40%) NetApp
19 57 (1.30%) McAfee
20 56 (1.28%) Veeam
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