Period
to 25 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 68 65
Rank change year-on-year -36 -3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 188 307 566
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.93% 3.96% 4.35%
As % of the Applications category 41.23% 50.25% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 152 259 486
10th Percentile £30,525 £27,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £39,125 £31,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.88% +13.33% +1.35%
75th Percentile £60,250 £56,875 £53,750
90th Percentile £76,125 £69,000 £72,500
London median annual salary £48,625 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +8.06% +16.88% +4.05%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 456 611 1,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 7.11% 7.89% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 389 521 932
10th Percentile £32,200 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,500 £80,000 £77,500
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Central London

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Central London.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Central London

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Central London over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Central London

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -44 146 £50,000 +17.65% 16
City of Westminster +14 20 £52,500 +10.53%
West End of London +4 14 £52,500 +16.67%
Camden - 1 £29,000 -
Microsoft Office
London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 111 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 76 (40.43%) Microsoft 365
3 66 (35.11%) Azure
4 62 (32.98%) Social Skills
5 61 (32.45%) Active Directory
6 59 (31.38%) Windows
7 53 (28.19%) SQL
8 47 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 41 (21.81%) Finance
10 36 (19.15%) Microsoft Excel
11 35 (18.62%) Law
12 34 (18.09%) Legal
13 32 (17.02%) PowerShell
14 31 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (15.96%) Windows 10
16 29 (15.43%) Management Information System
17 28 (14.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 28 (14.89%) JIRA
18 26 (13.83%) SQL Server
19 25 (13.30%) Project Management
20 24 (12.77%) ITIL
20 24 (12.77%) Microsoft Intune
21 23 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (12.23%) Cisco
22 22 (11.70%) Citrix
22 22 (11.70%) Azure Active Directory
22 22 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
23 20 (10.64%) Power Platform
23 20 (10.64%) Time Management
23 20 (10.64%) DNS

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.11%) IIS
3 7 (3.72%) Confluence
4 6 (3.19%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.60%) SAS
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (19.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (14.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (5.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.06%) Carpe Diem
2 2 (1.06%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.06%) FastStats
2 2 (1.06%) Relativity
2 2 (1.06%) Unica
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (40.43%) Microsoft 365
2 66 (35.11%) Azure
3 22 (11.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (10.64%) Power Platform
5 13 (6.91%) OneDrive
6 12 (6.38%) AWS
7 8 (4.26%) Power Automate
8 6 (3.19%) PowerApps
9 5 (2.66%) Smartsheet
9 5 (2.66%) Veeva
10 3 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.60%) SaaS
11 2 (1.06%) GCP
11 2 (1.06%) Google Workspace
11 2 (1.06%) PaaS
12 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.64%) DHCP
1 20 (10.64%) DNS
1 20 (10.64%) Firewall
2 16 (8.51%) VPN
3 15 (7.98%) WAN
4 11 (5.85%) LAN
5 10 (5.32%) SAN
6 9 (4.79%) FTP
7 7 (3.72%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.66%) NAS
8 5 (2.66%) VLAN
8 5 (2.66%) VoIP
9 4 (2.13%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.13%) Network Security
10 3 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.60%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.60%) Intranet
10 3 (1.60%) Wireless
10 3 (1.60%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.11%) Power BI
3 11 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2019
5 7 (3.72%) Tableau
6 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.66%) GIS
7 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (2.13%) DTS
8 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.06%) QlikView
9 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.53%) Big Data
10 1 (0.53%) DB2
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (14.89%) JIRA
2 5 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.06%) Gatling
4 2 (1.06%) JMeter
4 2 (1.06%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.06%) Locust
4 2 (1.06%) Selenium
5 1 (0.53%) AutoIt
5 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 62 (32.98%) Social Skills
2 41 (21.81%) Finance
3 35 (18.62%) Law
4 34 (18.09%) Legal
5 23 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (9.04%) Banking
7 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
8 10 (5.32%) Marketing
9 9 (4.79%) Investment Banking
10 8 (4.26%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (3.19%) Documentation Skills
11 6 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (2.66%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
13 3 (1.60%) Presentation Skills
13 3 (1.60%) Retail
14 2 (1.06%) Billing
14 2 (1.06%) Public Sector
14 2 (1.06%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.53%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (29.79%) Analyst
2 20 (10.64%) Support Analyst
3 19 (10.11%) IT Support
4 14 (7.45%) Team Leader
5 13 (6.91%) IT Analyst
6 12 (6.38%) Developer
6 12 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (6.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 12 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.85%) Azure Engineer
8 10 (5.32%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.79%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.79%) SQL Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Administration Assistant
10 8 (4.26%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.26%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Senior SQL Developer
11 7 (3.72%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.45%) JSON
2 11 (5.85%) .NET
3 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.72%) XML
5 4 (2.13%) HTML
5 4 (2.13%) Web Services
6 2 (1.06%) CSS
7 1 (0.53%) HTML5
7 1 (0.53%) Kafka
7 1 (0.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.32%) Equities
3 8 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.72%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.72%) User Experience
5 6 (3.19%) iPhone
6 5 (2.66%) Reinsurance
6 5 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.13%) Clustering
7 4 (2.13%) Replication
8 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.60%) Derivative
8 3 (1.60%) PKI
9 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.06%) iPad
9 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.06%) Robotics
9 2 (1.06%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.38%) Windows
2 30 (15.96%) Windows 10
3 14 (7.45%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.32%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (4.79%) Linux
5 9 (4.79%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.13%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.60%) Android
9 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.06%) VMS
11 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (13.30%) Project Management
3 24 (12.77%) ITIL
4 22 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (10.64%) Time Management
6 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.11%) Information Security
7 18 (9.57%) DevOps
7 18 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (9.04%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.51%) Change Management
9 16 (8.51%) SDLC
10 15 (7.98%) Service Delivery
10 15 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (7.45%) Analytics
11 14 (7.45%) High Availability
12 13 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (6.91%) Data Management
13 12 (6.38%) Line Management
13 12 (6.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.19%) SQL
2 32 (17.02%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.91%) Python
4 11 (5.85%) C#
4 11 (5.85%) VBA
5 7 (3.72%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.66%) C
7 3 (1.60%) R
8 2 (1.06%) Java
9 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.53%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (8.51%) Degree
2 15 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.45%) CCNA
3 14 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.38%) MCSE
5 11 (5.85%) CISSP
6 9 (4.79%) CISM
7 7 (3.72%) MCSA
7 7 (3.72%) NVQ Level 4
7 7 (3.72%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.60%) CCNP
11 2 (1.06%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (1.06%) Master's Degree
11 2 (1.06%) PhD
11 2 (1.06%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.79%) GDPR
2 8 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.19%) QA
4 5 (2.66%) PMO
5 3 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (1.60%) SLA
6 2 (1.06%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.53%) IFRS
7 1 (0.53%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 61 (32.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.91%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.13%) XenApp
5 3 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.06%) Firmware
6 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.53%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (12.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (5.85%) SCCM
3 5 (2.66%) SCOM
4 4 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (2.13%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.60%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.60%) WSUS
6 2 (1.06%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (1.06%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.06%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.06%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 111 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.23%) Cisco
3 22 (11.70%) Citrix
4 17 (9.04%) VMware
5 15 (7.98%) iManage
6 9 (4.79%) Fidessa
6 9 (4.79%) HP
6 9 (4.79%) Juniper
7 8 (4.26%) Concur
8 6 (3.19%) Apple
9 4 (2.13%) Aruba
9 4 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (2.13%) McAfee
9 4 (2.13%) MobileIron
9 4 (2.13%) Remedy
9 4 (2.13%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.13%) Synology
10 3 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.60%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.60%) F5