The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2120 1921 2033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.28% 4.22% 3.62%
As % of the Applications category 30.51% 30.39% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1517 1735
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6949 6321 6952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 14.03% 13.89% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 5241 6036
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Office
England

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 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 529 £37,500 -11.76% 77
Docklands, London +4 29 £42,500 -33.33% 1
Croydon -1 16 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Beckenham +7 15 £26,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +4 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Uxbridge -1 10 £28,750 -4.16% 2
Bromley -20 9 £37,500 +25.00%
Ilford - 8 £38,750 -
Barnet - 7 £33,000 - 2
Hammersmith +24 6 £35,000 -26.31%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 6 £40,000 -
Twickenham +5 5 £31,000 +19.23%
Wimbledon -6 5 £27,500 -32.92% 1
Orpington +5 4 £24,500 -30.00%
Chessington 0 4 £21,250 -21.29%
Surbiton -4 4 £29,900 -36.38%
Harrow -6 4 £39,500 +16.17% 1
Brentford +8 3 £27,000 -43.15% 1
Mayfair -5 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Chiswick -9 3 £21,000 -26.31%
Lewisham - 3 £60,000 -
Ruislip - 3 £21,500 -
Ealing +3 2 £22,500 -52.63%
Sidcup +1 2 £35,250 -6.00%
Erith 0 2 - -
Romford -1 2 £23,500 -26.56%
Feltham +13 1 £30,000 -10.44%
Southwark 0 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Wembley -5 1 £22,500 -
Hounslow -15 1 - - 1
Edgware - 1 £21,000 -
Enfield - 1 £37,500 - 2
Hackney - 1 £35,000 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2328 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 2160 (56.75%) Windows
3 1915 (50.32%) MS Excel
4 1349 (35.44%) Active Directory
5 1191 (31.29%) Finance
6 1015 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 753 (19.78%) Windows XP
8 716 (18.81%) ITIL
9 685 (18.00%) SQL
10 676 (17.76%) Degree
11 672 (17.66%) MS Exchange
12 668 (17.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 542 (14.24%) SQL Server
14 541 (14.21%) Blackberry
15 522 (13.72%) Citrix
16 505 (13.27%) VMware
17 496 (13.03%) MS PowerPoint
18 480 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
19 479 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
20 459 (12.06%) Project Management
21 412 (10.83%) DNS
22 400 (10.51%) MS Visio
23 396 (10.40%) Banking
24 368 (9.67%) SharePoint
25 367 (9.64%) TCP/IP
26 358 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
27 334 (8.78%) DHCP
28 330 (8.67%) Law
29 329 (8.64%) Cisco
30 305 (8.01%) VPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 672 (17.66%) MS Exchange
2 368 (9.67%) SharePoint
3 297 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 221 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 201 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 139 (3.65%) IIS
7 135 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 62 (1.63%) Lync
9 60 (1.58%) WorkSite
10 57 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
10 57 (1.50%) CMS
11 55 (1.45%) IBM Notes
12 49 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 46 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
14 44 (1.16%) Tomcat
15 38 (1.00%) Documentum
16 27 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
17 26 (0.68%) SAS
18 23 (0.60%) Apache
18 23 (0.60%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1915 (50.32%) MS Excel
2 496 (13.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 400 (10.51%) MS Visio
4 298 (7.83%) MS Project
5 78 (2.05%) Photoshop
6 56 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 38 (1.00%) Acrobat
8 31 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
9 29 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
10 16 (0.42%) InDesign
11 13 (0.34%) SPSS
12 12 (0.32%) InfoPath
13 8 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
14 6 (0.16%) PowerPivot
14 6 (0.16%) Fireworks
14 6 (0.16%) AutoCAD
15 5 (0.13%) FreeHand
16 4 (0.11%) Maya
17 3 (0.079%) 3ds Max
17 3 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 46 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 22 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 21 (0.55%) SAP Business One
5 20 (0.53%) SAP FI
6 14 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (0.37%) SAP CO
7 12 (0.32%) TrackWise
7 12 (0.32%) SunGard AvantGard
8 10 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
9 7 (0.18%) CA Clarity
9 7 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.18%) assyst
9 7 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 7 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
10 6 (0.16%) Magento
10 6 (0.16%) Temenos T24
10 6 (0.16%) Endur
10 6 (0.16%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 122 (3.21%) Office 365
2 27 (0.71%) SaaS
3 18 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.16%) IaaS
7 4 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.079%) Taleo
8 3 (0.079%) PaaS
9 1 (0.026%) Force.com
9 1 (0.026%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.026%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.026%) GitHub
9 1 (0.026%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 412 (10.83%) DNS
2 367 (9.64%) TCP/IP
3 334 (8.78%) DHCP
4 305 (8.01%) VPN
5 249 (6.54%) Firewall
6 248 (6.52%) LAN
7 221 (5.81%) Internet
8 209 (5.49%) WAN
9 109 (2.86%) Wireless
10 108 (2.84%) VoIP
11 81 (2.13%) SAN
12 74 (1.94%) SSL
13 48 (1.26%) Intranet
14 41 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
15 38 (1.00%) IP Telephony
16 32 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
17 30 (0.79%) NAS
17 30 (0.79%) IPsec
18 25 (0.66%) ADSL
19 24 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 542 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 155 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 148 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 99 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 84 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 70 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 66 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 63 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
10 60 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (1.37%) MS Access
12 51 (1.34%) MySQL
13 47 (1.23%) Data Mining
14 37 (0.97%) OLAP
15 36 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 28 (0.74%) Oracle Database
17 27 (0.71%) MongoDB
17 27 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
18 25 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
19 24 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 87 (2.29%) JIRA
2 62 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
3 41 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 30 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (0.71%) Subversion
6 23 (0.60%) FrontPage
6 23 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 20 (0.53%) Axure RP
8 19 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 19 (0.50%) Git (software)
8 19 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 18 (0.47%) RequisitePro
9 18 (0.47%) Eclipse
9 18 (0.47%) Selenium
9 18 (0.47%) CaliberRM
9 18 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
9 18 (0.47%) MSBuild
10 14 (0.37%) NuGet
10 14 (0.37%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.21%) ERwin
General
1 1191 (31.29%) Finance
2 396 (10.40%) Banking
3 330 (8.67%) Law
4 283 (7.44%) Legal
5 238 (6.25%) Marketing
6 149 (3.91%) Advertising
7 146 (3.84%) Retail
8 130 (3.42%) Telecoms
9 118 (3.10%) Front Office
10 111 (2.92%) Investment Banking
11 86 (2.26%) Publishing
12 77 (2.02%) Back Office
13 65 (1.71%) Financial Institution
14 47 (1.23%) Games
15 44 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 43 (1.13%) French Language
17 41 (1.08%) German Language
18 39 (1.02%) Multimedia
19 25 (0.66%) Billing
20 24 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1380 (36.26%) Analyst
2 642 (16.87%) Support Analyst
3 397 (10.43%) Support Engineer
4 330 (8.67%) Desktop Support
5 321 (8.43%) Service Analyst
6 311 (8.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 273 (7.17%) IT Support
8 260 (6.83%) 2nd Line Support
9 214 (5.62%) Business Analyst
10 204 (5.36%) Developer
11 195 (5.12%) Project Manager
11 195 (5.12%) Consultant
12 159 (4.18%) Desktop Analyst
13 154 (4.05%) IT Support Analyst
14 147 (3.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 143 (3.76%) Administrator
16 125 (3.28%) Technical Support
17 122 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
18 117 (3.07%) Help Desk Analyst
19 114 (3.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (7.07%) .NET
2 266 (6.99%) HTML
3 158 (4.15%) CSS
4 156 (4.10%) XML
5 98 (2.57%) ASP.NET
6 81 (2.13%) Web Services
7 43 (1.13%) COM
7 43 (1.13%) WPF
8 41 (1.08%) Software Packaging
8 41 (1.08%) WCF
9 39 (1.02%) jQuery
10 38 (1.00%) HTML5
11 36 (0.95%) .NET Framework
12 27 (0.71%) Silverlight
13 24 (0.63%) Ajax
14 21 (0.55%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 21 (0.55%) REST
15 20 (0.53%) XSLT
16 16 (0.42%) ATL
17 15 (0.39%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 541 (14.21%) Blackberry
2 192 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 181 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 89 (2.34%) iPhone
5 84 (2.21%) Statistics
6 80 (2.10%) Mathematics
6 80 (2.10%) iPad
7 79 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 69 (1.81%) Hedge funds
9 64 (1.68%) PDA
10 62 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
11 54 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 48 (1.26%) Digital Media
13 47 (1.23%) Client/Server
14 46 (1.21%) Smartphone
15 39 (1.02%) Visualisation
16 38 (1.00%) Fat Client
16 38 (1.00%) Thin Client
17 34 (0.89%) Social Media
18 30 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2160 (56.75%) Windows
2 1015 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 753 (19.78%) Windows XP
4 668 (17.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 479 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 247 (6.49%) Linux
7 185 (4.86%) Windows 8
8 169 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 147 (3.86%) Mac OS X
10 133 (3.49%) Windows Vista
11 102 (2.68%) UNIX
12 100 (2.63%) Apple iOS
13 84 (2.21%) Android
14 70 (1.84%) Mac OS
15 28 (0.74%) Solaris
16 24 (0.63%) Windows 2000
17 13 (0.34%) Windows NT
18 9 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 9 (0.24%) Ubuntu
19 8 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (18.81%) ITIL
2 459 (12.06%) Project Management
3 264 (6.94%) CRM
4 234 (6.15%) Service Management
5 229 (6.02%) PRINCE2
6 173 (4.55%) Document Management
6 173 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 163 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
8 149 (3.91%) Service Delivery
9 144 (3.78%) Analytics
10 139 (3.65%) Time Management
11 134 (3.52%) Change Management
12 128 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
13 122 (3.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 120 (3.15%) Incident Management
15 117 (3.07%) Migration
16 114 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 114 (3.00%) Scrum
17 104 (2.73%) Workflow
18 100 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 685 (18.00%) SQL
2 184 (4.83%) JavaScript
3 149 (3.91%) C#
4 145 (3.81%) Java
5 140 (3.68%) PowerShell
6 137 (3.60%) VBA
7 114 (3.00%) C
8 74 (1.94%) T-SQL
9 73 (1.92%) VB
10 70 (1.84%) Perl
11 67 (1.76%) VBScript
12 58 (1.52%) PHP
12 58 (1.52%) Python
13 41 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 35 (0.92%) C++
15 20 (0.53%) PL/SQL
16 15 (0.39%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.37%) XAML
18 13 (0.34%) Apex Code
19 12 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 676 (17.76%) Degree
2 480 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 198 (5.20%) MCSE
4 176 (4.62%) MCP
5 145 (3.81%) MCITP
6 131 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
7 127 (3.34%) MCSA
8 107 (2.81%) CCNA
9 84 (2.21%) ISEB
10 76 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 62 (1.63%) MCTS
12 55 (1.45%) MCDST
13 46 (1.21%) A+ Certification
14 45 (1.18%) CCNP
15 41 (1.08%) MOS
16 39 (1.02%) PMI Certification
17 32 (0.84%) PhD
17 32 (0.84%) Security Cleared
18 27 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 26 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (5.60%) SLA
2 169 (4.44%) QA
3 28 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.37%) EMIR
5 14 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 10 (0.26%) COBIT
7 10 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.24%) MiFID
8 9 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.21%) FATCA
10 6 (0.16%) Basel III
11 4 (0.11%) COREP
12 3 (0.079%) FINREP
12 3 (0.079%) HL7
13 2 (0.053%) CRD IV
13 2 (0.053%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.026%) BS25999
14 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1349 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 358 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (4.10%) Hyper-V
4 154 (4.05%) XenApp
5 86 (2.26%) VMware ESX
6 72 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 57 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
7 57 (1.50%) XenDesktop
8 47 (1.23%) vSphere
9 38 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 33 (0.87%) MetaFrame
10 33 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 30 (0.79%) Terminal Server
12 29 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (0.39%) ISA Server
14 14 (0.37%) XenServer
14 14 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
15 11 (0.29%) UAG
15 11 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 123 (3.23%) SCCM
2 100 (2.63%) WSUS
3 61 (1.60%) Backup Exec
4 37 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 29 (0.76%) NetBackup
6 26 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
7 18 (0.47%) SCOM
7 18 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
8 16 (0.42%) Cacti
8 16 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.26%) OpenView
12 9 (0.24%) Tivoli
13 8 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (0.18%) Control-M
15 6 (0.16%) MOM
15 6 (0.16%) WMI
15 6 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2328 (61.17%) Microsoft
2 522 (13.72%) Citrix
3 505 (13.27%) VMware
4 329 (8.64%) Cisco
5 213 (5.60%) Oracle
6 188 (4.94%) HP
7 185 (4.86%) Apple
8 146 (3.84%) Bloomberg
9 134 (3.52%) SAP
10 129 (3.39%) Adobe
11 127 (3.34%) Symantec
12 122 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
13 118 (3.10%) Reuters
14 90 (2.36%) Dell
15 85 (2.23%) Google
16 61 (1.60%) Lotus
17 57 (1.50%) Remedy
18 56 (1.47%) Business Objects
19 53 (1.39%) Avaya
20 52 (1.37%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Variable quaterly paid bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: Fantastic benefits package on top
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ultimate Asset
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Liberum
Salary: Approximately £22,000 per annum + annual discretionary bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £33k - 37k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday