Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 69 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 236 561 755
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 3.80% 4.30% 5.32%
As % of the Applications category 47.39% 51.71% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 217 510 685
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +2.74% -9.88%
10th Percentile £29,450 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £72,500 £65,000
London median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% -6.25%

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 498 1,085 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.03% 8.32% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 415 956 1,326
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £75,625
London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -2.17%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +2 191 £45,000 +20.00% 8
West End of London +4 6 £45,000 +12.50%
City of Westminster +3 4 £45,000 +76.47%
Southwark +7 2 £60,000 +65.52%
Kensington and Chelsea -1 2 £30,000 -
Microsoft Office
London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 180 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 124 (52.54%) Windows
3 108 (45.76%) Office 365
4 97 (41.10%) Active Directory
5 83 (35.17%) Finance
6 71 (30.08%) Windows 10
7 45 (19.07%) Azure
8 43 (18.22%) Microsoft Excel
8 43 (18.22%) Windows Server
9 41 (17.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (16.95%) ITIL
11 35 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (14.41%) Degree
12 34 (14.41%) SCCM
13 32 (13.56%) Management Information System
13 32 (13.56%) Windows 7
14 31 (13.14%) PowerShell
14 31 (13.14%) Law
15 30 (12.71%) Citrix
15 30 (12.71%) SQL
16 29 (12.29%) SharePoint
16 29 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (11.86%) Project Management
18 27 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
19 24 (10.17%) TCP/IP
19 24 (10.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 23 (9.75%) Marketing
20 23 (9.75%) Cisco
21 22 (9.32%) Firewall
22 21 (8.90%) MS Exchange

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 29 (12.29%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.90%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.36%) Confluence
4 6 (2.54%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.12%) IIS
6 4 (1.69%) Mendix
6 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (18.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (10.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (8.47%) MS Visio
4 15 (6.36%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (2.12%) Acrobat
5 5 (2.12%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.69%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.85%) EViews
7 2 (0.85%) Stata
8 1 (0.42%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.42%) InDesign
8 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.42%) InVision
8 1 (0.42%) LightWave 3D
8 1 (0.42%) MODO
8 1 (0.42%) Revit
8 1 (0.42%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.69%) FastStats
2 4 (1.69%) Unica
3 2 (0.85%) Eikon
3 2 (0.85%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.85%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.85%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.85%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.42%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.42%) Relativity
4 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.42%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 108 (45.76%) Office 365
2 45 (19.07%) Azure
3 18 (7.63%) AWS
3 18 (7.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (4.66%) Power Platform
4 11 (4.66%) SaaS
5 8 (3.39%) IaaS
6 7 (2.97%) Mimecast
7 6 (2.54%) OneDrive
8 5 (2.12%) G Suite
8 5 (2.12%) GCP
9 4 (1.69%) PowerApps
9 4 (1.69%) WhatsApp
10 3 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.27%) PaaS
10 3 (1.27%) Serverless
10 3 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.17%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.32%) Firewall
3 19 (8.05%) VoIP
4 15 (6.36%) DNS
4 15 (6.36%) Internet
4 15 (6.36%) VPN
5 12 (5.08%) DHCP
6 11 (4.66%) Wireless
7 10 (4.24%) Skype
8 9 (3.81%) LAN
8 9 (3.81%) WAN
9 8 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (2.12%) VLAN
11 5 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (1.69%) Network Security
12 4 (1.69%) RSVP
12 4 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.39%) Power BI
3 6 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.69%) Big Data
4 4 (1.69%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.85%) QlikView
6 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.42%) MS Access
7 1 (0.42%) Sisense
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (6.78%) JIRA
2 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.85%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.85%) FishEye
3 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.85%) Selenium
3 2 (0.85%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
General
1 83 (35.17%) Finance
2 31 (13.14%) Law
3 23 (9.75%) Marketing
4 20 (8.47%) Legal
5 18 (7.63%) Telecoms
6 14 (5.93%) Banking
7 11 (4.66%) Advertising
8 10 (4.24%) Public Sector
9 7 (2.97%) Retail
10 6 (2.54%) Electronics
10 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
11 5 (2.12%) Back Office
11 5 (2.12%) Front Office
12 3 (1.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.42%) Games
14 1 (0.42%) International Banking
14 1 (0.42%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 89 (37.71%) Analyst
2 44 (18.64%) Support Analyst
3 33 (13.98%) Desktop Support
4 29 (12.29%) IT Support
5 26 (11.02%) Desktop Analyst
5 26 (11.02%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 21 (8.90%) IT Analyst
6 21 (8.90%) Service Analyst
7 18 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (7.63%) Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (6.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.36%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 15 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 15 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (5.93%) Windows Support Analyst
11 13 (5.51%) Team Leader
12 12 (5.08%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
12 12 (5.08%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
12 12 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
12 12 (5.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.69%) .NET
1 4 (1.69%) COM
2 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.85%) D3.js
3 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.42%) Corona SDK
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) Murex Flex
3 1 (0.42%) SAML
3 1 (0.42%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (0.42%) V-Ray
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 29 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.63%) iPhone
3 18 (7.63%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (4.24%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.81%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.54%) iPad
7 5 (2.12%) BYOD
7 5 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.12%) User Experience
8 4 (1.69%) EFT
8 4 (1.69%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.69%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.27%) Fibre Optics
9 3 (1.27%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.27%) Wiki
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 124 (52.54%) Windows
2 71 (30.08%) Windows 10
3 43 (18.22%) Windows Server
4 32 (13.56%) Windows 7
5 16 (6.78%) Android
6 15 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.51%) Linux
8 11 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.81%) Unix
10 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2016
11 7 (2.97%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.97%) Windows Server 2019
12 6 (2.54%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.42%) CentOS
15 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.95%) ITIL
2 35 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (11.86%) Project Management
4 27 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (8.90%) Time Management
6 20 (8.47%) CRM
7 18 (7.63%) Information Security
7 18 (7.63%) Service Management
8 16 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (6.78%) Migration
8 16 (6.78%) Mobile Device Management
9 15 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (5.93%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.51%) Decision-Making
11 13 (5.51%) Document Management
11 13 (5.51%) Incident Management
11 13 (5.51%) SIEM
12 12 (5.08%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.14%) PowerShell
2 30 (12.71%) SQL
3 8 (3.39%) Python
4 6 (2.54%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.69%) C#
5 4 (1.69%) VBA
6 2 (0.85%) C
6 2 (0.85%) C++
6 2 (0.85%) Java
6 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (17.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (14.41%) Degree
3 18 (7.63%) MCSA
4 14 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.08%) CCNA
6 11 (4.66%) MCP
7 7 (2.97%) A+ Certification
7 7 (2.97%) CISM
7 7 (2.97%) CISSP
8 6 (2.54%) CCIE
8 6 (2.54%) CCSA
8 6 (2.54%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.54%) MOS
8 6 (2.54%) SANS
8 6 (2.54%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (1.69%) BICSI RCDD
9 4 (1.69%) CBAP
9 4 (1.69%) IIBA
9 4 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.69%) RIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.20%) SLA
2 10 (4.24%) GDPR
2 10 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.54%) PMO
4 1 (0.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.42%) NIST
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 97 (41.10%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.81%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.27%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.85%) Docker
6 2 (0.85%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (14.41%) SCCM
2 15 (6.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.54%) QRadar
4 5 (2.12%) Ansible
5 4 (1.69%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.85%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.42%) SCOM
7 1 (0.42%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 180 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.71%) Citrix
3 23 (9.75%) Cisco
4 19 (8.05%) VMware
5 13 (5.51%) Bloomberg
5 13 (5.51%) iManage
6 10 (4.24%) IBM
6 10 (4.24%) Reuters
7 9 (3.81%) Apple
7 9 (3.81%) CheckPoint
7 9 (3.81%) SAP
8 8 (3.39%) Adobe
8 8 (3.39%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.97%) Google
10 6 (2.54%) ArcSight
10 6 (2.54%) Bomgar
10 6 (2.54%) CyberArk
10 6 (2.54%) LogRhythm
10 6 (2.54%) Oracle
10 6 (2.54%) Splunk