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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 61 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1940 2189 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.39% 4.72% 3.66%
As % of the Applications category 32.93% 33.99% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1765 1364
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
5891 6440 6002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.34% 13.88% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4980 5239 5080
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 388 £32,500 -9.72% 53
Docklands, London -1 19 £71,500 +142.37% 2
Croydon -1 14 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Harrow +11 12 £45,500 +30.00%
Uxbridge +7 12 £25,000 +2.04%
Greenford +3 10 £29,000 +31.81% 1
Wimbledon +5 9 £45,000 +40.62%
Hillingdon - 9 - - 1
Canary Wharf -7 7 £26,500 -47.00%
Hammersmith +7 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Barnet +4 6 £33,000 -4.34%
Beckenham -4 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Chiswick -12 5 £26,000 -48.00% 1
Brentford - 5 £25,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +7 4 £27,500 -7.56% 2
Wembley +4 4 £28,500 -5.00%
Mayfair -4 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Bermondsey - 4 £21,750 -
Chessington +6 3 £31,000 +12.72%
Ealing -26 3 £26,500 -33.75%
Feltham - 3 £24,000 -
Northwood - 3 £21,000 -
Hounslow +5 2 £37,500 +4.89%
Surbiton +1 2 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Sidcup -1 2 £30,250 -26.21% 2
Twickenham - 2 £27,500 -
Bromley +15 1 £29,500 -15.71%
Enfield +1 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Hayes 0 1 £25,000 -52.38% 1
Osterley - 1 £19,500 -
Southwark - 1 £36,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2630 (68.36%) Microsoft
2 2096 (54.48%) Windows
3 1935 (50.30%) MS Excel
4 1340 (34.83%) Active Directory
5 1101 (28.62%) Finance
6 1031 (26.80%) Windows 7
7 695 (18.07%) SQL
8 684 (17.78%) Degree
9 662 (17.21%) ITIL
10 660 (17.16%) MS Exchange
11 542 (14.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 533 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
13 532 (13.83%) SQL Server
14 531 (13.80%) VMware
15 505 (13.13%) Citrix
16 483 (12.56%) Blackberry
17 477 (12.40%) Project Management
18 450 (11.70%) SharePoint
19 421 (10.94%) TCP/IP
20 418 (10.87%) Legal
20 418 (10.87%) Windows 8
21 394 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
22 391 (10.16%) Windows XP
23 384 (9.98%) Law
23 384 (9.98%) MS PowerPoint
24 376 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
25 342 (8.89%) Cisco
26 338 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
27 332 (8.63%) DNS
28 320 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 660 (17.16%) MS Exchange
2 450 (11.70%) SharePoint
3 264 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 191 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 167 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 161 (4.19%) IIS
7 149 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 125 (3.25%) Lync
9 95 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 85 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 81 (2.11%) WorkSite
12 62 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 41 (1.07%) CMS
14 40 (1.04%) IBM Notes
15 37 (0.96%) SAS
16 29 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
17 28 (0.73%) WordPress
18 27 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
19 19 (0.49%) Apache
20 17 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1935 (50.30%) MS Excel
2 384 (9.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 309 (8.03%) MS Visio
4 273 (7.10%) MS Project
5 41 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 40 (1.04%) InfoPath
7 39 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
8 33 (0.86%) Photoshop
9 23 (0.60%) SPSS
10 14 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
11 13 (0.34%) InDesign
12 11 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
13 9 (0.23%) Acrobat
13 9 (0.23%) PowerPivot
14 6 (0.16%) AutoCAD
15 5 (0.13%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
17 2 (0.052%) Revit
17 2 (0.052%) MicroStation
17 2 (0.052%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 85 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (0.29%) SAP Business One
4 10 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (0.26%) SAP SD
4 10 (0.26%) SAP BPC
5 9 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.18%) HFM
8 6 (0.16%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 5 (0.13%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.13%) Agresso
9 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.13%) ResourceLink
10 4 (0.10%) assyst
10 4 (0.10%) SAP FI
10 4 (0.10%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 219 (5.69%) Office 365
2 75 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (1.17%) Google Analytics
4 32 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (0.68%) SaaS
5 26 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (0.52%) IaaS
7 19 (0.49%) Google Apps
7 19 (0.49%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.16%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.13%) GitHub
11 5 (0.13%) Trello
11 5 (0.13%) PaaS
11 5 (0.13%) Yammer
12 4 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.078%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.078%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 421 (10.94%) TCP/IP
2 332 (8.63%) DNS
3 316 (8.21%) LAN
4 292 (7.59%) VPN
5 285 (7.41%) Firewall
6 254 (6.60%) DHCP
7 237 (6.16%) WAN
8 208 (5.41%) Internet
9 189 (4.91%) VoIP
10 148 (3.85%) SAN
11 103 (2.68%) Wireless
12 68 (1.77%) VLAN
13 59 (1.53%) Cisco IOS
14 53 (1.38%) Intranet
15 52 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
16 49 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
17 48 (1.25%) IP Telephony
18 47 (1.22%) NAS
19 31 (0.81%) Broadband
20 30 (0.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 145 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 141 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 104 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 92 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 76 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 61 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 48 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 43 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (1.01%) Data Mining
12 38 (0.99%) Oracle Database
13 22 (0.57%) MySQL
13 22 (0.57%) DB2
13 22 (0.57%) MS Access
14 21 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (0.47%) QlikView
16 17 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 91 (2.37%) Visual Studio
2 63 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 54 (1.40%) JIRA
4 23 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 22 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 17 (0.44%) Subversion
7 16 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
8 12 (0.31%) MSBuild
9 11 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 7 (0.18%) Axure RP
12 7 (0.18%) Artifactory
12 7 (0.18%) Selenium
13 6 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
13 6 (0.16%) Rational Functional Tester
13 6 (0.16%) SilkTest
13 6 (0.16%) HP UFT
13 6 (0.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 5 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 1101 (28.62%) Finance
2 418 (10.87%) Legal
3 384 (9.98%) Law
4 297 (7.72%) Banking
5 231 (6.00%) Marketing
6 179 (4.65%) Telecoms
7 154 (4.00%) Retail
8 107 (2.78%) Advertising
9 92 (2.39%) Back Office
10 80 (2.08%) Front Office
11 56 (1.46%) Investment Banking
12 54 (1.40%) Publishing
13 48 (1.25%) Billing
14 41 (1.07%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.65%) Games
16 24 (0.62%) Multimedia
17 23 (0.60%) German Language
18 21 (0.55%) French Language
19 18 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
20 10 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1350 (35.09%) Analyst
2 647 (16.82%) Support Analyst
3 520 (13.52%) Support Engineer
4 337 (8.76%) IT Support
5 305 (7.93%) Service Analyst
6 303 (7.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 290 (7.54%) 2nd Line Support
8 262 (6.81%) Desktop Support
9 250 (6.50%) Developer
10 203 (5.28%) Project Manager
11 201 (5.22%) Business Analyst
12 157 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
13 156 (4.06%) Consultant
14 137 (3.56%) Technical Support
14 137 (3.56%) 1st Line Support
15 135 (3.51%) Junior
16 134 (3.48%) Graduate
16 134 (3.48%) Administrator
17 128 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
18 120 (3.12%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (7.10%) .NET
2 202 (5.25%) HTML
3 138 (3.59%) CSS
4 113 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 107 (2.78%) XML
6 61 (1.59%) Web Services
7 59 (1.53%) .NET Framework
8 51 (1.33%) COM
9 45 (1.17%) REST
10 41 (1.07%) jQuery
11 39 (1.01%) WCF
12 35 (0.91%) XHTML
13 28 (0.73%) Entity Framework
14 27 (0.70%) HTML5
15 26 (0.68%) SOAP
16 25 (0.65%) WinForms
17 24 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
18 23 (0.60%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
18 23 (0.60%) WPF
19 22 (0.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 533 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 483 (12.56%) Blackberry
3 253 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 196 (5.09%) Management Information System
5 144 (3.74%) Hedge funds
6 125 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
7 117 (3.04%) iPhone
8 106 (2.76%) Data Centre
9 96 (2.50%) iPad
10 88 (2.29%) E-Learning
11 74 (1.92%) Mathematics
12 68 (1.77%) Statistics
13 67 (1.74%) PDA
14 65 (1.69%) Client/Server
15 62 (1.61%) User Experience
16 52 (1.35%) Thin Client
16 52 (1.35%) Fat Client
17 38 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
18 36 (0.94%) Clustering
19 34 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2096 (54.48%) Windows
2 1031 (26.80%) Windows 7
3 542 (14.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 418 (10.87%) Windows 8
5 391 (10.16%) Windows XP
6 376 (9.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 338 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 227 (5.90%) Mac OS X
9 217 (5.64%) Android
10 191 (4.96%) Linux
11 159 (4.13%) Apple iOS
12 117 (3.04%) Windows Vista
13 109 (2.83%) UNIX
14 67 (1.74%) Mac OS
15 24 (0.62%) Solaris
16 17 (0.44%) Windows Phone
17 13 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (0.34%) Windows 2000
18 12 (0.31%) Ubuntu
19 10 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (17.21%) ITIL
2 477 (12.40%) Project Management
3 283 (7.36%) CRM
4 277 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
5 268 (6.97%) PRINCE2
6 226 (5.87%) Service Management
7 193 (5.02%) Business Analysis
7 193 (5.02%) Time Management
8 164 (4.26%) Document Management
9 154 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 145 (3.77%) Service Delivery
11 137 (3.56%) Analytics
12 134 (3.48%) Asset Management
13 127 (3.30%) Incident Management
14 124 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 122 (3.17%) Change Management
16 118 (3.07%) Data Analysis
17 117 (3.04%) Migration
18 114 (2.96%) Workflow
19 109 (2.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 695 (18.07%) SQL
2 198 (5.15%) C#
3 169 (4.39%) JavaScript
4 109 (2.83%) VBA
5 105 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 93 (2.42%) C
7 89 (2.31%) T-SQL
8 72 (1.87%) Python
9 69 (1.79%) Perl
10 68 (1.77%) Java
11 46 (1.20%) VB
12 41 (1.07%) C++
13 38 (0.99%) VB.NET
14 35 (0.91%) Progress 4GL
15 31 (0.81%) PL/SQL
16 26 (0.68%) R
17 20 (0.52%) VBScript
18 18 (0.47%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.31%) PHP
20 8 (0.21%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 684 (17.78%) Degree
2 320 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 172 (4.47%) MCSE
4 153 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
5 126 (3.28%) CCNA
6 120 (3.12%) MCSA
7 113 (2.94%) MCP
8 73 (1.90%) MCITP
9 71 (1.85%) PMI Certification
10 61 (1.59%) PMP
11 59 (1.53%) MOS
12 58 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
13 54 (1.40%) Security Cleared
14 47 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 46 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 42 (1.09%) PhD
17 36 (0.94%) ISEB
18 32 (0.83%) CCNP
19 29 (0.75%) A+ Certification
19 29 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 316 (8.21%) SLA
2 139 (3.61%) QA
3 27 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 21 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.47%) COBIT
6 17 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.13%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.052%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.052%) FATCA
10 2 (0.052%) Section 508
10 2 (0.052%) P3O
10 2 (0.052%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.052%) WCAG
11 1 (0.026%) MiFID
11 1 (0.026%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.026%) EMIR
11 1 (0.026%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1340 (34.83%) Active Directory
2 394 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (4.52%) Hyper-V
4 143 (3.72%) XenApp
5 101 (2.63%) vSphere
6 69 (1.79%) XenDesktop
7 66 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 61 (1.59%) Terminal Services
9 43 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 41 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
10 41 (1.07%) XenServer
11 18 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 18 (0.47%) Firmware
12 14 (0.36%) ISA Server
12 14 (0.36%) Xen
13 12 (0.31%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.23%) VMware Server
15 8 (0.21%) BitLocker
16 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 159 (4.13%) SCCM
2 70 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 48 (1.25%) WSUS
4 37 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 33 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 28 (0.73%) SCOM
7 23 (0.60%) Casper Suite
8 20 (0.52%) AirWatch
9 19 (0.49%) Tivoli
9 19 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 15 (0.39%) OpenView
11 14 (0.36%) DameWare
11 14 (0.36%) NetBackup
11 14 (0.36%) Cacti
11 14 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
12 12 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 10 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 10 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 9 (0.23%) Nagios
15 8 (0.21%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2630 (68.36%) Microsoft
2 531 (13.80%) VMware
3 505 (13.13%) Citrix
4 342 (8.89%) Cisco
5 202 (5.25%) HP
6 186 (4.83%) Oracle
7 180 (4.68%) Apple
8 123 (3.20%) Bloomberg
9 111 (2.89%) Adobe
10 97 (2.52%) Google
11 89 (2.31%) Symantec
12 86 (2.24%) SAP
13 85 (2.21%) Reuters
14 79 (2.05%) Dell
14 79 (2.05%) Avaya
15 60 (1.56%) Polycom
16 56 (1.46%) Remedy
17 51 (1.33%) IBM
18 45 (1.17%) Sophos
19 44 (1.14%) ServiceNow
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £39000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/pension/training
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23k - 27k per year + corporate benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Sainsbury
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago