Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 71 59
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 483 444 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.68% 4.24% 4.62%
As % of the Applications category 53.02% 47.54% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 438 404 445
City of London median annual salary £36,250 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.71% +14.86% -5.13%
10th Percentile £23,925 £25,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +12.68% -5.33%

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 the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 911 934 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.83% 8.92% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 804 851 922
City of London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the City of London

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the City of London

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the City of London

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Moorgate - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 345 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 263 (54.45%) Windows
3 202 (41.82%) Active Directory
4 179 (37.06%) Finance
5 129 (26.71%) Office 365
6 119 (24.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 119 (24.64%) Windows 7
7 116 (24.02%) Windows 10
8 115 (23.81%) ITIL
9 114 (23.60%) SQL
10 88 (18.22%) Windows Server
11 86 (17.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 71 (14.70%) Project Management
13 67 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
14 64 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
14 64 (13.25%) Degree
15 63 (13.04%) MS Exchange
16 61 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
17 58 (12.01%) VMware
18 56 (11.59%) Banking
18 56 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
19 55 (11.39%) SharePoint
19 55 (11.39%) Citrix
20 52 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
21 45 (9.32%) DHCP
22 44 (9.11%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
23 42 (8.70%) DNS
24 40 (8.28%) Data Centre
25 39 (8.07%) Service Management

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 63 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.39%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.14%) Skype for Business
4 13 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.66%) Confluence
5 8 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.66%) IIS
6 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.04%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.04%) WordPress
8 4 (0.83%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.62%) CMS
9 3 (0.62%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.41%) Drupal
10 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 119 (24.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 86 (17.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (6.42%) MS Visio
4 20 (4.14%) AutoCAD
5 19 (3.93%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.04%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.41%) InDesign
9 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.21%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.21%) InVision
9 1 (0.21%) Maya
9 1 (0.21%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 9 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.04%) Carpe Diem
4 4 (0.83%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.41%) DocuMatrix
5 2 (0.41%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.41%) Relativity
5 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.41%) Ringtail
6 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Lawson
6 1 (0.21%) Maximo
6 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 129 (26.71%) Office 365
2 52 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (6.21%) SaaS
4 15 (3.11%) PaaS
5 13 (2.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (2.07%) G Suite
7 5 (1.04%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.41%) AdWords
10 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.41%) IaaS
11 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.32%) DHCP
2 42 (8.70%) DNS
3 32 (6.63%) Firewall
4 31 (6.42%) VPN
5 28 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 28 (5.80%) Unified Communications
6 24 (4.97%) VoIP
7 21 (4.35%) Skype
8 16 (3.31%) VLAN
9 15 (3.11%) SAN
10 13 (2.69%) Internet
11 12 (2.48%) PBX
12 11 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (2.28%) Wireless
13 8 (1.66%) WAN
14 7 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.45%) LAN
15 6 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
16 4 (0.83%) FTP
17 3 (0.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.86%) Power BI
4 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Power View
6 5 (1.04%) PowerPivot
6 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.41%) Big Data
9 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.21%) DTS
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (3.52%) JIRA
2 7 (1.45%) Hudson
3 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.62%) Selenium
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 179 (37.06%) Finance
2 56 (11.59%) Banking
3 37 (7.66%) Law
4 30 (6.21%) Legal
5 27 (5.59%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.35%) Marketing
7 16 (3.31%) Advertising
8 11 (2.28%) Back Office
9 6 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.04%) Retail
11 3 (0.62%) Billing
11 3 (0.62%) Front Office
11 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Military
12 2 (0.41%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Games
13 1 (0.21%) Hungarian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 175 (36.23%) Analyst
2 88 (18.22%) Support Engineer
3 75 (15.53%) IT Support
4 68 (14.08%) Desktop Support
5 50 (10.35%) Support Analyst
6 43 (8.90%) IT Engineer
7 40 (8.28%) IT Analyst
8 38 (7.87%) IT Support Engineer
9 36 (7.45%) Desktop Engineer
10 35 (7.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 34 (7.04%) Developer
12 33 (6.83%) 2nd Line Support
12 33 (6.83%) Service Analyst
12 33 (6.83%) Service Desk Analyst
13 26 (5.38%) Programme Manager
14 25 (5.18%) IT Support Analyst
15 24 (4.97%) Business Analyst
16 22 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
17 20 (4.14%) Applications Support
17 20 (4.14%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.55%) .NET
2 18 (3.73%) OOXML
3 17 (3.52%) HTML
4 16 (3.31%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.11%) CSS
6 13 (2.69%) jQuery
7 11 (2.28%) .NET Framework
8 10 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (2.07%) Entity Framework
9 9 (1.86%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.86%) ASP.NET Core
9 9 (1.86%) Kendo UI
9 9 (1.86%) WCF
10 4 (0.83%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.62%) HTML5
11 3 (0.62%) RESTful
11 3 (0.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.41%) CSS3
12 2 (0.41%) SOAP
12 2 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 40 (8.28%) Data Centre
4 24 (4.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 22 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.73%) Smartphone
7 11 (2.28%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (2.07%) Wiki
9 9 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.66%) iPhone
10 8 (1.66%) User Experience
11 7 (1.45%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.45%) Fintech
11 7 (1.45%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.24%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.24%) SWIFT
13 5 (1.04%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.04%) iPad
13 5 (1.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 263 (54.45%) Windows
2 119 (24.64%) Windows 7
3 116 (24.02%) Windows 10
4 88 (18.22%) Windows Server
5 56 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 22 (4.55%) Android
8 22 (4.55%) Linux
9 18 (3.73%) Apple iOS
10 14 (2.90%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.48%) Mac OS
12 10 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.83%) Unix
14 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (23.81%) ITIL
2 71 (14.70%) Project Management
3 64 (13.25%) Problem-Solving
4 61 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (8.07%) Service Management
6 30 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (5.59%) CRM
7 27 (5.59%) Migration
8 26 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 25 (5.18%) Computer Science
9 25 (5.18%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (4.97%) Business Analysis
10 24 (4.97%) Test Automation
11 23 (4.76%) Coaching
11 23 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 23 (4.76%) Waterfall
11 23 (4.76%) Web Development
12 21 (4.35%) PRINCE2
13 19 (3.93%) ITSM
13 19 (3.93%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 114 (23.60%) SQL
2 30 (6.21%) C#
3 18 (3.73%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.52%) VBA
5 16 (3.31%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.07%) Python
7 8 (1.66%) C
8 7 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.04%) Perl
10 4 (0.83%) AWK
10 4 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.62%) VB
12 2 (0.41%) PHP
12 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.41%) VB6
13 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (13.25%) Degree
2 20 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.28%) MCP
4 11 (2.28%) MCSE
5 10 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (1.66%) MCSA
7 7 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.24%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.04%) MCDST
9 5 (1.04%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.83%) CISSP
11 3 (0.62%) ACSP
11 3 (0.62%) CCNA
11 3 (0.62%) CEH
11 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.62%) MCITP
12 2 (0.41%) CBAP
12 2 (0.41%) MOS
12 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.93%) SLA
2 12 (2.48%) PMO
2 12 (2.48%) QA
3 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.62%) GDPR
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.21%) EMIR
5 1 (0.21%) MiFID
5 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 202 (41.82%) Active Directory
2 44 (9.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.52%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.66%) BitLocker
4 8 (1.66%) XenApp
5 7 (1.45%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.83%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.41%) Firmware
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (6.00%) SCCM
2 11 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (1.86%) Backup Exec
4 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.62%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.62%) WSUS
6 2 (0.41%) Clonezilla
6 2 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.41%) Puppet
6 2 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.21%) Kibana
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.21%) SCSM
7 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.21%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 345 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.01%) VMware
3 55 (11.39%) Citrix
4 21 (4.35%) iManage
5 20 (4.14%) Google
6 18 (3.73%) Cisco
6 18 (3.73%) Symantec
7 16 (3.31%) Apple
8 15 (3.11%) Oracle
9 9 (1.86%) Avaya
9 9 (1.86%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.66%) Adobe
10 8 (1.66%) McAfee
10 8 (1.66%) Meraki
10 8 (1.66%) MobileIron
10 8 (1.66%) Nortel
10 8 (1.66%) Palo Alto
10 8 (1.66%) SAP
11 6 (1.24%) Ivanti
11 6 (1.24%) Samsung