Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 49 69
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 504 656 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.39% 5.04% 4.40%
As % of the Applications category 48.88% 54.99% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 463 581 584
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £77,500 £63,750
London median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +7.14%

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 1,031 1,193 1,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.98% 9.17% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1,044 1,196
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Central London

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Central London.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Central London

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Central London over the 6 months to 25 January 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 25 January 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 -3 392 £37,500 - 60
City of Westminster -12 17 £40,000 +45.45%
West End of London -12 11 £27,500 -31.25%
Southwark -2 4 £44,650 +39.53%
Kensington and Chelsea 0 3 £28,708 -17.98%
Camden -5 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Microsoft Office
London

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 335 (66.47%) Microsoft
2 262 (51.98%) Windows
3 214 (42.46%) Active Directory
4 201 (39.88%) Office 365
5 154 (30.56%) Finance
6 129 (25.60%) Windows 10
7 113 (22.42%) Microsoft Excel
8 111 (22.02%) Windows 7
9 107 (21.23%) Windows Server
10 87 (17.26%) ITIL
11 68 (13.49%) Law
12 67 (13.29%) MS Exchange
13 65 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 64 (12.70%) Degree
15 61 (12.10%) Azure
16 58 (11.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 57 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
18 56 (11.11%) VMware
19 55 (10.91%) MS Visio
20 54 (10.71%) SQL
21 53 (10.52%) Agile Software Development
22 52 (10.32%) DNS
22 52 (10.32%) Wireless
23 51 (10.12%) Citrix
23 51 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
24 48 (9.52%) Legal
24 48 (9.52%) MCSA
25 47 (9.33%) LAN
26 46 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
27 45 (8.93%) Banking

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 67 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 30 (5.95%) Skype for Business
4 14 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.18%) Smallworld
6 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.19%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.79%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.79%) IIS
10 3 (0.60%) Confluence
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 113 (22.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (11.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 55 (10.91%) MS Visio
4 42 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (2.78%) AutoCAD
6 12 (2.38%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.60%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.20%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.20%) InDesign
10 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.20%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.19%) Elite 3E
2 4 (0.79%) Carpe Diem
2 4 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.40%) RiskWrite
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 201 (39.88%) Office 365
2 61 (12.10%) Azure
3 20 (3.97%) AWS
4 13 (2.58%) Power Platform
5 12 (2.38%) BrowserStack
6 9 (1.79%) WhatsApp
7 8 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.59%) G Suite
7 8 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 6 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.79%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.79%) SaaS
10 3 (0.60%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.40%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.40%) Google Docs
11 2 (0.40%) OpenDNS
11 2 (0.40%) Yammer
12 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.20%) IaaS
12 1 (0.20%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 52 (10.32%) DNS
1 52 (10.32%) Wireless
2 47 (9.33%) LAN
3 43 (8.53%) DHCP
4 42 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 39 (7.74%) WAN
6 34 (6.75%) Firewall
6 34 (6.75%) Skype
6 34 (6.75%) VPN
7 33 (6.55%) VoIP
8 23 (4.56%) Internet
9 14 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
11 12 (2.38%) Broadband
12 11 (2.18%) GPON
13 9 (1.79%) Intranet
13 9 (1.79%) SAN
14 7 (1.39%) IP Telephony
15 6 (1.19%) Network Security
15 6 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.58%) Power BI
3 12 (2.38%) GIS
4 11 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.39%) MS Access
6 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.99%) DB2
8 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.60%) Big Data
9 3 (0.60%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.60%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Smart View
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (5.36%) JIRA
2 20 (3.97%) Selenium
3 19 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.17%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.79%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 154 (30.56%) Finance
2 68 (13.49%) Law
3 48 (9.52%) Legal
4 45 (8.93%) Banking
5 31 (6.15%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.56%) Marketing
7 14 (2.78%) Retail
8 8 (1.59%) Front Office
8 8 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.39%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.19%) Back Office
10 6 (1.19%) French Language
10 6 (1.19%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.79%) German Language
12 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Advertising
13 1 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 178 (35.32%) Analyst
2 122 (24.21%) IT Support
3 99 (19.64%) Support Analyst
4 80 (15.87%) IT Analyst
5 71 (14.09%) IT Support Analyst
6 63 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 55 (10.91%) Service Analyst
8 49 (9.72%) Service Desk Analyst
9 42 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 42 (8.33%) IT Engineer
10 39 (7.74%) Desktop Support
11 33 (6.55%) IT Support Engineer
12 29 (5.75%) Active Directory Support
13 27 (5.36%) Service Desk Support
13 27 (5.36%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 26 (5.16%) Active Directory Analyst
14 26 (5.16%) Active Directory Support Analyst
15 23 (4.56%) Business Analyst
16 22 (4.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 22 (4.37%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.98%) .NET
2 11 (2.18%) KML
3 9 (1.79%) COM
4 8 (1.59%) HTML
5 7 (1.39%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.39%) CSS
6 5 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.99%) REST
7 3 (0.60%) Web Services
8 2 (0.40%) jQuery
8 2 (0.40%) JSON
8 2 (0.40%) RESTful
8 2 (0.40%) XML
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.20%) MDX
9 1 (0.20%) Middleware
9 1 (0.20%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) WinForms
9 1 (0.20%) WPF
9 1 (0.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.94%) Video Conferencing
3 30 (5.95%) iPhone
4 24 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (3.77%) Data Centre
7 18 (3.57%) Blackberry
8 14 (2.78%) iPad
9 12 (2.38%) Fibre Optics
10 10 (1.98%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.79%) e-Learning
12 8 (1.59%) Derivative
12 8 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.19%) User Experience
14 5 (0.99%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.79%) Mobile App
16 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
16 3 (0.60%) Fixed Income
16 3 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 262 (51.98%) Windows
2 129 (25.60%) Windows 10
3 111 (22.02%) Windows 7
4 107 (21.23%) Windows Server
5 46 (9.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (7.14%) Android
7 32 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (5.16%) Apple iOS
9 23 (4.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.58%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.38%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.59%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.59%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.99%) Linux
14 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (17.26%) ITIL
2 53 (10.52%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (7.54%) Project Management
5 30 (5.95%) CRM
6 29 (5.75%) Line Management
7 25 (4.96%) Business Analysis
8 23 (4.56%) ITIL V3
9 22 (4.37%) Test Automation
10 21 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (4.17%) Project Delivery
11 20 (3.97%) ITSM
11 20 (3.97%) Validation
12 19 (3.77%) SDLC
13 18 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
13 18 (3.57%) PRINCE2
13 18 (3.57%) Workload Management
14 17 (3.37%) DevOps
14 17 (3.37%) Mentoring
14 17 (3.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (10.71%) SQL
2 22 (4.37%) C#
3 16 (3.17%) C
3 16 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 14 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.78%) VBA
5 12 (2.38%) Python
6 10 (1.98%) Java
6 10 (1.98%) VB
7 6 (1.19%) C++
7 6 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.79%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.60%) R
10 2 (0.40%) VB6
11 1 (0.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (12.70%) Degree
3 48 (9.52%) MCSA
4 16 (3.17%) ISTQB
5 15 (2.98%) MCP
6 14 (2.78%) ISEB
7 11 (2.18%) MCSE
8 8 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (1.19%) A+ Certification
9 6 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.99%) CCNA
11 4 (0.79%) CISSP
11 4 (0.79%) MCITP
11 4 (0.79%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.60%) BICSI RCDD
12 3 (0.60%) CRISC
12 3 (0.60%) IIBA
12 3 (0.60%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.73%) SLA
2 10 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.79%) GDPR
3 9 (1.79%) PMO
4 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) NIST
5 2 (0.40%) COBIT
5 2 (0.40%) COSO
5 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 214 (42.46%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.99%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.60%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.60%) XenApp
6 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.40%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.20%) UAG
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (7.94%) SCCM
2 12 (2.38%) HP ALM
2 12 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.19%) vCenter Server
4 5 (0.99%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.40%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.40%) DameWare
6 2 (0.40%) SCOM
6 2 (0.40%) WSUS
7 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.20%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.20%) QRadar
7 1 (0.20%) SCSM
7 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 335 (66.47%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.11%) VMware
3 51 (10.12%) Citrix
4 39 (7.74%) Cisco
5 30 (5.95%) HP
6 27 (5.36%) Apple
7 20 (3.97%) iManage
8 19 (3.77%) Google
9 17 (3.37%) ShoreTel
10 14 (2.78%) Adobe
11 12 (2.38%) Bloomberg
11 12 (2.38%) Virgin Media
12 11 (2.18%) BT
12 11 (2.18%) Mapinfo
12 11 (2.18%) Mitel
12 11 (2.18%) Openreach
12 11 (2.18%) Polycom
12 11 (2.18%) Symantec
13 10 (1.98%) Sophos
14 9 (1.79%) ServiceNow