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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 61 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1856 2298 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.16% 4.69% 3.81%
As % of the Applications category 31.31% 32.53% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1897 1358
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 £23,850 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,550
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
5927 7065 6081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.30% 14.42% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 5814 5043
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 £26,000 £26,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -7 421 £37,500 +7.14% 70
Croydon +8 22 £26,000 - 4
Docklands, London +11 18 £40,000 +25.98% 1
Harrow +11 14 £49,250 -17.91% 2
Uxbridge -2 14 £24,500 -16.94% 1
Hillingdon - 7 - -
Greenford - 7 £29,000 -
Barnet -3 6 £33,000 -4.34%
Brentford +9 5 £28,500 +5.55%
Wembley +3 5 £20,000 -61.90% 1
Chiswick 0 5 £55,000 +50.68% 1
Bermondsey - 5 £21,750 -
Bromley +18 3 £29,500 +40.47% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -1 3 £31,250 -21.87% 1
Canary Wharf -9 3 £26,500 -49.52%
Southwark - 3 £35,000 -
Northwood - 3 £21,000 -
Romford +4 2 £33,000 +57.14%
Surbiton +2 2 £37,500 +56.25%
Hounslow +12 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Chessington +4 1 £23,500 -16.81%
Ilford +1 1 £22,500 +2.27%
Beckenham -9 1 £37,500 +20.00%
Mayfair -9 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Sidcup -10 1 £26,500 -22.05%
Feltham - 1 £24,000 -
Hayes - 1 £25,000 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £32,500 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2762 (66.93%) Microsoft
2 2311 (56.00%) Windows
3 1989 (48.19%) MS Excel
4 1509 (36.56%) Active Directory
5 1153 (27.94%) Finance
6 1140 (27.62%) Windows 7
7 790 (19.14%) ITIL
8 761 (18.44%) MS Exchange
9 738 (17.88%) SQL
9 738 (17.88%) Degree
10 597 (14.47%) SQL Server
11 590 (14.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 575 (13.93%) Blackberry
13 555 (13.45%) Citrix
14 548 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
15 530 (12.84%) VMware
16 499 (12.09%) Project Management
17 493 (11.95%) Windows XP
18 471 (11.41%) SharePoint
19 446 (10.81%) Windows 8
20 439 (10.64%) Legal
21 425 (10.30%) Law
22 396 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
23 394 (9.55%) MS PowerPoint
24 388 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
25 379 (9.18%) TCP/IP
25 379 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
26 375 (9.09%) Cisco
27 373 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
28 346 (8.38%) LAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 761 (18.44%) MS Exchange
2 471 (11.41%) SharePoint
3 318 (7.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 249 (6.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 181 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 167 (4.05%) IIS
7 141 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 136 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 136 (3.30%) Lync
9 99 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 81 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 77 (1.87%) WorkSite
12 54 (1.31%) IBM Notes
13 53 (1.28%) SAS
14 42 (1.02%) CMS
15 37 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
16 36 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
17 30 (0.73%) WordPress
18 22 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
18 22 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1989 (48.19%) MS Excel
2 394 (9.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 302 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 292 (7.08%) MS Project
5 48 (1.16%) InfoPath
6 47 (1.14%) Photoshop
7 39 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 36 (0.87%) SPSS
8 36 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
10 14 (0.34%) InDesign
11 13 (0.31%) Acrobat
12 10 (0.24%) Fireworks
13 9 (0.22%) PowerPivot
14 8 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
15 5 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
15 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
16 4 (0.097%) Adobe After Effects
17 2 (0.048%) Revit
17 2 (0.048%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 96 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
3 11 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.24%) SAP Business One
5 9 (0.22%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.19%) HFM
7 7 (0.17%) Agresso
7 7 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (0.12%) Eikon
8 5 (0.12%) Visualfiles
8 5 (0.12%) assyst
9 4 (0.097%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.097%) AWD
9 4 (0.097%) SAP CCM
10 3 (0.073%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 225 (5.45%) Office 365
2 92 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (0.99%) Google Analytics
4 39 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 36 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (0.80%) SaaS
7 27 (0.65%) Mimecast
8 25 (0.61%) Google Apps
9 20 (0.48%) IaaS
10 10 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.15%) Dropbox
14 5 (0.12%) Google Drive
14 5 (0.12%) Yammer
14 5 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.12%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.12%) PaaS
14 5 (0.12%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.048%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 379 (9.18%) TCP/IP
2 346 (8.38%) LAN
3 330 (8.00%) DNS
4 327 (7.92%) Firewall
5 307 (7.44%) VPN
6 266 (6.45%) WAN
7 240 (5.82%) DHCP
8 230 (5.57%) Internet
9 203 (4.92%) VoIP
10 155 (3.76%) SAN
11 98 (2.37%) Wireless
12 77 (1.87%) Intranet
13 76 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
14 75 (1.82%) VLAN
15 63 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
16 57 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
17 46 (1.11%) NAS
18 38 (0.92%) Network Security
19 36 (0.87%) MPLS
20 35 (0.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 188 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 169 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 92 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 77 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 70 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
8 57 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 53 (1.28%) Data Mining
10 51 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 40 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 33 (0.80%) Oracle Database
13 29 (0.70%) MS Access
14 26 (0.63%) Big Data
15 22 (0.53%) MySQL
16 21 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
17 20 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
18 19 (0.46%) DB2
19 15 (0.36%) QlikView
19 15 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 123 (2.98%) Visual Studio
2 60 (1.45%) JIRA
3 49 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 23 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 22 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
7 19 (0.46%) Subversion
8 16 (0.39%) MSBuild
9 15 (0.36%) NUnit
10 11 (0.27%) CruiseControl
11 9 (0.22%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.19%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 7 (0.17%) Axure RP
13 7 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (0.15%) Rational Performance Tester
14 6 (0.15%) Selenium
14 6 (0.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 5 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
15 5 (0.12%) Artifactory
General
1 1153 (27.94%) Finance
2 439 (10.64%) Legal
3 425 (10.30%) Law
4 319 (7.73%) Banking
5 224 (5.43%) Marketing
6 166 (4.02%) Retail
7 164 (3.97%) Telecoms
8 105 (2.54%) Advertising
9 82 (1.99%) Publishing
10 79 (1.91%) Front Office
11 74 (1.79%) Back Office
12 55 (1.33%) Billing
13 53 (1.28%) Investment Banking
14 41 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 36 (0.87%) Games
16 24 (0.58%) Multimedia
17 23 (0.56%) French Language
18 18 (0.44%) German Language
19 16 (0.39%) Manufacturing
20 11 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1480 (35.86%) Analyst
2 726 (17.59%) Support Analyst
3 521 (12.62%) Support Engineer
4 349 (8.46%) IT Support
5 341 (8.26%) Service Analyst
6 338 (8.19%) Service Desk Analyst
7 325 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 292 (7.08%) Desktop Support
9 266 (6.45%) Developer
10 233 (5.65%) Project Manager
11 195 (4.72%) Business Analyst
12 184 (4.46%) IT Support Analyst
13 161 (3.90%) Consultant
14 155 (3.76%) Technical Support
15 149 (3.61%) Administrator
16 138 (3.34%) 1st Line Support
16 138 (3.34%) Desktop Engineer
17 119 (2.88%) Applications Support
18 118 (2.86%) Graduate
18 118 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (6.49%) .NET
2 207 (5.02%) HTML
3 142 (3.44%) CSS
4 133 (3.22%) ASP.NET
5 88 (2.13%) XML
6 64 (1.55%) .NET Framework
7 52 (1.26%) WCF
8 50 (1.21%) jQuery
9 49 (1.19%) Web Services
10 46 (1.11%) COM
10 46 (1.11%) HTML5
11 36 (0.87%) Entity Framework
12 33 (0.80%) REST
13 31 (0.75%) WPF
14 30 (0.73%) Ajax
15 29 (0.70%) XHTML
16 27 (0.65%) Silverlight
16 27 (0.65%) Application Packaging
16 27 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (0.63%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 575 (13.93%) Blackberry
2 548 (13.28%) Analytical Skills
3 237 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 194 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 150 (3.63%) Hedge funds
6 132 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
7 125 (3.03%) iPhone
8 106 (2.57%) Data Centre
9 103 (2.50%) iPad
10 99 (2.40%) User Experience
11 88 (2.13%) E-Learning
12 79 (1.91%) Mathematics
13 72 (1.74%) Client/Server
14 69 (1.67%) Thin Client
14 69 (1.67%) Fat Client
15 66 (1.60%) PDA
16 61 (1.48%) Statistics
17 54 (1.31%) Social Media
18 44 (1.07%) Clustering
19 39 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2311 (56.00%) Windows
2 1140 (27.62%) Windows 7
3 590 (14.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 493 (11.95%) Windows XP
5 446 (10.81%) Windows 8
6 396 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 379 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 229 (5.55%) Mac OS X
9 228 (5.52%) Android
10 201 (4.87%) Linux
11 187 (4.53%) Apple iOS
12 128 (3.10%) Windows Vista
13 109 (2.64%) UNIX
14 58 (1.41%) Mac OS
15 28 (0.68%) Solaris
16 18 (0.44%) Windows 2000
17 17 (0.41%) Windows Phone
18 16 (0.39%) Mac OS X Server
19 15 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
20 11 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (19.14%) ITIL
2 499 (12.09%) Project Management
3 325 (7.87%) CRM
4 297 (7.20%) PRINCE2
5 278 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
6 273 (6.61%) Service Management
7 211 (5.11%) Time Management
8 193 (4.68%) Business Analysis
9 186 (4.51%) Document Management
10 162 (3.93%) Service Delivery
11 161 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
12 152 (3.68%) Analytics
13 149 (3.61%) Asset Management
14 139 (3.37%) Incident Management
15 138 (3.34%) Workflow
16 129 (3.13%) Data Analysis
17 124 (3.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 123 (2.98%) Migration
19 116 (2.81%) Change Management
20 113 (2.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 738 (17.88%) SQL
2 199 (4.82%) C#
3 165 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 122 (2.96%) T-SQL
5 120 (2.91%) VBA
6 108 (2.62%) PowerShell
7 93 (2.25%) C
8 73 (1.77%) Python
9 67 (1.62%) Perl
10 60 (1.45%) VB
11 59 (1.43%) Java
12 39 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 28 (0.68%) C++
14 27 (0.65%) R
15 25 (0.61%) VB.NET
16 24 (0.58%) VBScript
17 23 (0.56%) Progress 4GL
18 15 (0.36%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.27%) PHP
20 7 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 738 (17.88%) Degree
2 373 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 184 (4.46%) MCSE
4 155 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
5 145 (3.51%) MCP
6 119 (2.88%) CCNA
7 111 (2.69%) MCSA
8 99 (2.40%) MCITP
9 68 (1.65%) PMI Certification
10 61 (1.48%) MOS
11 59 (1.43%) Security Cleared
12 58 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
13 56 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 49 (1.19%) PMP
15 44 (1.07%) PhD
15 44 (1.07%) MCTS
16 42 (1.02%) ISEB
17 40 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 36 (0.87%) CCNP
18 36 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 345 (8.36%) SLA
2 137 (3.32%) QA
3 32 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 24 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.41%) COBIT
6 13 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.22%) PMBOK
8 9 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.12%) HL7
10 3 (0.073%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.073%) P3O
11 2 (0.048%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.048%) GCP
11 2 (0.048%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.024%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1509 (36.56%) Active Directory
2 388 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 137 (3.32%) XenApp
5 123 (2.98%) vSphere
6 80 (1.94%) XenDesktop
7 67 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
8 63 (1.53%) VMware ESX
9 50 (1.21%) XenServer
10 45 (1.09%) Terminal Services
11 42 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
12 18 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 17 (0.41%) Firmware
14 15 (0.36%) Terminal Server
15 13 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (0.24%) ISA Server
17 9 (0.22%) Xen
18 7 (0.17%) VMware Server
19 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 3 (0.073%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 182 (4.41%) SCCM
2 78 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 58 (1.41%) WSUS
4 48 (1.16%) SCOM
5 42 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 35 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
7 27 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 24 (0.58%) Casper Suite
9 23 (0.56%) Nagios
10 22 (0.53%) AirWatch
11 21 (0.51%) NetBackup
12 19 (0.46%) OpenView
13 18 (0.44%) Tivoli
13 18 (0.44%) Cacti
13 18 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
14 15 (0.36%) Opsview
15 11 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 10 (0.24%) SCVMM
16 10 (0.24%) ARCserve
17 8 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2762 (66.93%) Microsoft
2 555 (13.45%) Citrix
3 530 (12.84%) VMware
4 375 (9.09%) Cisco
5 256 (6.20%) Apple
6 237 (5.74%) HP
7 182 (4.41%) Oracle
8 122 (2.96%) Bloomberg
9 115 (2.79%) Adobe
10 102 (2.47%) Symantec
11 99 (2.40%) Reuters
12 91 (2.20%) Google
13 90 (2.18%) Avaya
14 89 (2.16%) SAP
15 85 (2.06%) Dell
16 61 (1.48%) IBM
17 56 (1.36%) Lotus
18 52 (1.26%) Polycom
19 50 (1.21%) Veeam
20 48 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
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