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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2162 1737 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.31% 4.10% 4.07%
As % of the Applications category 35.61% 28.49% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1437 1430
Average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
6071 6096 5919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 14.91% 14.39% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5070 4967 4994
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +20 554 £42,500 +21.42% 79
Croydon +28 25 £24,000 +2.12% 2
Docklands, London +7 22 £40,000 -5.88%
Sidcup +3 20 £33,750 +14.40% 1
Uxbridge +11 15 £26,500 - 4
Wembley +9 13 £23,750 -13.63% 1
Chessington -2 10 £24,000 +12.94% 1
Canary Wharf +15 8 £110,000 +158.82%
Bromley +12 8 £27,500 -6.77%
Harrow +4 8 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -1 6 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Mayfair -2 6 £31,750 +5.83%
Chiswick -7 6 £24,000 +14.28% 1
Teddington +5 5 £42,500 +54.54%
Beckenham -3 5 £48,000 +88.23% 1
Wimbledon +4 4 £33,250 +10.83%
Barnet +3 4 £34,000 +3.03%
Hammersmith +1 4 £27,750 -7.50%
Greenwich -13 4 £28,500 +25.96%
Enfield - 4 £24,250 - 1
Brentford -11 3 £52,500 +75.00% 4
Bexley - 3 £28,500 -
Surbiton 0 2 £45,500 +30.00%
Coulsdon - 2 £24,000 -
Orpington +11 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Romford -3 1 £32,500 +38.29% 1
Ilford -4 1 £26,500 -29.33%
Twickenham -5 1 - -
Grays - 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 - - 1
Southwark - 1 £26,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £24,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2895 (64.87%) Microsoft
2 2609 (58.46%) Windows
3 2143 (48.02%) MS Excel
4 1833 (41.07%) Active Directory
5 1344 (30.11%) Windows 7
6 1274 (28.55%) Finance
7 1011 (22.65%) ITIL
8 1007 (22.56%) MS Exchange
9 788 (17.66%) Degree
10 775 (17.37%) SQL
11 769 (17.23%) Blackberry
12 715 (16.02%) Windows Server 2008
13 678 (15.19%) Windows XP
14 668 (14.97%) SQL Server
15 658 (14.74%) Citrix
16 627 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
17 610 (13.67%) VMware
18 497 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2010
19 483 (10.82%) Project Management
20 479 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
21 465 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
22 464 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
23 463 (10.37%) SharePoint
24 455 (10.19%) Law
25 453 (10.15%) Windows Server 2003
26 450 (10.08%) Windows 8
27 444 (9.95%) Cisco
28 434 (9.72%) Legal
29 432 (9.68%) Firewall
30 421 (9.43%) DNS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1007 (22.56%) MS Exchange
2 497 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 463 (10.37%) SharePoint
4 306 (6.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 302 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 181 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 179 (4.01%) Lync
8 172 (3.85%) IIS
9 155 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 139 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 101 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 87 (1.95%) IBM Notes
13 61 (1.37%) WorkSite
13 61 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
14 48 (1.08%) CMS
15 47 (1.05%) SAS
16 35 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
17 34 (0.76%) Tomcat
18 22 (0.49%) WebSphere
19 21 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 2143 (48.02%) MS Excel
2 465 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 338 (7.57%) MS Visio
4 286 (6.41%) MS Project
5 58 (1.30%) InfoPath
6 45 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 36 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 35 (0.78%) SPSS
9 22 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
10 21 (0.47%) Acrobat
11 18 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 12 (0.27%) InDesign
13 11 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
14 10 (0.22%) AutoCAD
15 6 (0.13%) Fireworks
16 5 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
17 4 (0.090%) Final Cut Pro
18 3 (0.067%) PowerPivot
18 3 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
18 3 (0.067%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 74 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 16 (0.36%) Agresso
4 12 (0.27%) Markit EDM
5 11 (0.25%) Eikon
5 11 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.18%) Visualfiles
7 7 (0.16%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.13%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.13%) Infor M3
9 5 (0.11%) SAP MM
9 5 (0.11%) AWD
9 5 (0.11%) SalesLogix
9 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.090%) assyst
10 4 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.090%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.090%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 249 (5.58%) Office 365
2 81 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (0.76%) IaaS
5 25 (0.56%) SaaS
6 19 (0.43%) Google Apps
7 16 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.11%) PaaS
10 4 (0.090%) Taleo
11 3 (0.067%) Yammer
12 2 (0.045%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.022%) Force.com
13 1 (0.022%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 432 (9.68%) Firewall
2 421 (9.43%) DNS
3 396 (8.87%) LAN
4 378 (8.47%) VPN
5 343 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 336 (7.53%) Internet
7 330 (7.39%) WAN
8 293 (6.57%) DHCP
9 210 (4.71%) VoIP
10 190 (4.26%) SAN
11 103 (2.31%) Wireless
12 99 (2.22%) Intranet
13 80 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
14 74 (1.66%) VLAN
15 67 (1.50%) Network Security
16 63 (1.41%) Extranet
17 60 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
18 53 (1.19%) NAS
19 52 (1.17%) IP Telephony
20 43 (0.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 668 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 244 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 146 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 99 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 98 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 71 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 67 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 58 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 53 (1.19%) Data Mining
11 46 (1.03%) MS Access
12 36 (0.81%) MySQL
13 35 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 33 (0.74%) DB2
15 30 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
15 30 (0.67%) Big Data
16 29 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (0.54%) Oracle Database
18 22 (0.49%) OLAP
19 18 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 166 (3.72%) Visual Studio
2 66 (1.48%) JIRA
3 42 (0.94%) Subversion
4 40 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
5 23 (0.52%) Selenium
5 23 (0.52%) TeamCity
6 22 (0.49%) RequisitePro
7 19 (0.43%) Git (software)
7 19 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.43%) FrontPage
7 19 (0.43%) CaliberRM
7 19 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
8 18 (0.40%) NUnit
9 16 (0.36%) Xcode
9 16 (0.36%) Jenkins
10 15 (0.34%) Artifactory
10 15 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Blend
13 12 (0.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1274 (28.55%) Finance
2 455 (10.19%) Law
3 434 (9.72%) Legal
4 339 (7.60%) Banking
5 237 (5.31%) Marketing
6 198 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 187 (4.19%) Retail
8 104 (2.33%) Advertising
9 91 (2.04%) Financial Institution
10 84 (1.88%) Publishing
11 64 (1.43%) Back Office
12 63 (1.41%) Investment Banking
13 58 (1.30%) Front Office
14 54 (1.21%) Billing
15 43 (0.96%) Manufacturing
16 42 (0.94%) French Language
17 33 (0.74%) German Language
18 27 (0.60%) Multimedia
19 25 (0.56%) Spanish Language
20 22 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 1662 (37.24%) Analyst
2 777 (17.41%) Support Analyst
3 493 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 444 (9.95%) Service Desk Analyst
5 439 (9.84%) Service Analyst
6 368 (8.25%) IT Support
7 367 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 301 (6.74%) Desktop Support
9 279 (6.25%) Developer
10 218 (4.88%) Project Manager
11 205 (4.59%) IT Support Analyst
12 179 (4.01%) Administrator
13 176 (3.94%) Business Analyst
14 157 (3.52%) Consultant
15 153 (3.43%) Technical Support
16 141 (3.16%) Applications Support
17 140 (3.14%) 1st Line Support
18 132 (2.96%) Help Desk Analyst
18 132 (2.96%) Desktop Engineer
19 128 (2.87%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (6.77%) .NET
2 228 (5.11%) HTML
3 176 (3.94%) CSS
4 145 (3.25%) ASP.NET
5 106 (2.38%) jQuery
6 100 (2.24%) HTML5
7 95 (2.13%) XML
8 66 (1.48%) .NET Framework
9 58 (1.30%) Ajax
10 48 (1.08%) XHTML
11 47 (1.05%) WPF
12 36 (0.81%) WinForms
13 35 (0.78%) Web Services
14 33 (0.74%) WCF
15 32 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (0.72%) XSLT
16 30 (0.67%) Software Packaging
17 28 (0.63%) Application Packaging
18 25 (0.56%) Silverlight
19 24 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 769 (17.23%) Blackberry
2 627 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
3 180 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 173 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 149 (3.34%) iPhone
6 143 (3.20%) Hedge funds
7 127 (2.85%) User Experience
8 108 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
9 86 (1.93%) iPad
10 85 (1.90%) Mathematics
11 73 (1.64%) Clustering
12 70 (1.57%) Client/Server
13 65 (1.46%) Social Media
14 62 (1.39%) Mobile App
15 54 (1.21%) Replication
15 54 (1.21%) PDA
16 53 (1.19%) PMI
16 53 (1.19%) EPoS
17 51 (1.14%) Statistics
18 50 (1.12%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2609 (58.46%) Windows
2 1344 (30.11%) Windows 7
3 715 (16.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 678 (15.19%) Windows XP
5 453 (10.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 450 (10.08%) Windows 8
7 374 (8.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 207 (4.64%) Mac OS X
9 194 (4.35%) Linux
10 182 (4.08%) Apple iOS
11 175 (3.92%) Android
12 128 (2.87%) Windows Vista
13 96 (2.15%) UNIX
14 49 (1.10%) Solaris
15 43 (0.96%) Windows 2000
16 37 (0.83%) Mac OS
17 23 (0.52%) AIX
18 20 (0.45%) Mac OS X Server
19 17 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
20 16 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1011 (22.65%) ITIL
2 483 (10.82%) Project Management
3 325 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
4 314 (7.04%) PRINCE2
5 303 (6.79%) CRM
6 239 (5.36%) Service Management
7 216 (4.84%) Service Delivery
8 199 (4.46%) Time Management
9 174 (3.90%) Document Management
9 174 (3.90%) Business Analysis
10 156 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 152 (3.41%) Change Management
11 152 (3.41%) Incident Management
12 148 (3.32%) Workflow
13 147 (3.29%) Analytics
14 143 (3.20%) Asset Management
15 135 (3.02%) User Acceptance Testing
16 131 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
17 127 (2.85%) Scrum
18 126 (2.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 775 (17.37%) SQL
2 241 (5.40%) C#
3 196 (4.39%) JavaScript
4 175 (3.92%) PowerShell
5 135 (3.02%) VBA
6 110 (2.46%) T-SQL
7 105 (2.35%) Java
8 90 (2.02%) VB
9 86 (1.93%) C
10 66 (1.48%) Perl
11 60 (1.34%) Python
12 58 (1.30%) VBScript
13 26 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 26 (0.58%) C++
13 26 (0.58%) Bash Shell
14 25 (0.56%) PHP
15 22 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 18 (0.40%) R
17 15 (0.34%) VB6
18 14 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 788 (17.66%) Degree
2 479 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 253 (5.67%) MCSE
4 247 (5.53%) MCP
5 151 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
6 137 (3.07%) MCSA
7 128 (2.87%) MCITP
8 110 (2.46%) CCNA
9 85 (1.90%) VCP4
10 79 (1.77%) PMI Certification
11 78 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 68 (1.52%) ISEB
13 63 (1.41%) MCTS
14 57 (1.28%) Security Cleared
15 49 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 48 (1.08%) MOS
16 48 (1.08%) A+ Certification
17 45 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 39 (0.87%) MCDST
19 38 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (8.18%) SLA
2 160 (3.59%) QA
3 44 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 17 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.36%) COBIT
6 13 (0.29%) HL7
7 11 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.22%) PMBOK
9 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.13%) Basel II
12 3 (0.067%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.045%) GCP
13 2 (0.045%) GAAP
13 2 (0.045%) COSO
14 1 (0.022%) DICOM
14 1 (0.022%) P3O
System Software
1 1833 (41.07%) Active Directory
2 464 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 189 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 180 (4.03%) XenApp
5 145 (3.25%) vSphere
6 102 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
7 76 (1.70%) XenDesktop
8 70 (1.57%) VMware ESX
9 55 (1.23%) XenServer
10 46 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
11 33 (0.74%) Terminal Services
12 26 (0.58%) MetaFrame
13 22 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 15 (0.34%) VMware Server
16 10 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
17 9 (0.20%) ISA Server
18 8 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 7 (0.16%) Firmware
19 7 (0.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 222 (4.97%) SCCM
2 89 (1.99%) Backup Exec
3 75 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 65 (1.46%) SCOM
5 52 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
6 51 (1.14%) WSUS
7 35 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 33 (0.74%) Nagios
8 33 (0.74%) NetBackup
9 25 (0.56%) Opsview
10 18 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 15 (0.34%) SCVMM
12 14 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
12 14 (0.31%) OpenView
13 13 (0.29%) Tivoli
14 12 (0.27%) ARCserve
14 12 (0.27%) Cacti
14 12 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
15 10 (0.22%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.22%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 2895 (64.87%) Microsoft
2 658 (14.74%) Citrix
3 610 (13.67%) VMware
4 444 (9.95%) Cisco
5 292 (6.54%) Apple
6 276 (6.18%) HP
7 176 (3.94%) Oracle
8 158 (3.54%) Symantec
9 137 (3.07%) Bloomberg
10 126 (2.82%) Reuters
11 117 (2.62%) Dell
12 108 (2.42%) Avaya
13 95 (2.13%) SAP
14 93 (2.08%) Lotus
15 82 (1.84%) NetApp
16 80 (1.79%) Adobe
17 73 (1.64%) Google
18 60 (1.34%) Remedy
19 57 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
20 55 (1.23%) Veeam
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: 1 hour ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £77500 per annum
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