Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 44 70
Rank change year-on-year -26 +26 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 423 598 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.14% 5.45% 4.09%
As % of the Applications category 51.71% 52.83% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 378 542 374
City of London median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -15.29% +8.97%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £25,575
90th Percentile £70,694 £69,875 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% +8.00%

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 818 1,132 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.01% 10.31% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 725 1,013 958
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +13.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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
London Bridge -3 7 £35,000 -19.54%
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 288 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 266 (62.88%) Windows
3 201 (47.52%) Active Directory
4 159 (37.59%) Office 365
5 130 (30.73%) Finance
6 129 (30.50%) Windows 10
7 120 (28.37%) Windows 7
8 104 (24.59%) Windows Server
9 90 (21.28%) ITIL
10 88 (20.80%) Degree
11 72 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
12 66 (15.60%) SCCM
13 63 (14.89%) DNS
14 61 (14.42%) Microsoft Excel
15 60 (14.18%) SQL
16 57 (13.48%) MS Exchange
16 57 (13.48%) DHCP
17 51 (12.06%) LAN
17 51 (12.06%) Windows Server 2012
18 50 (11.82%) Law
19 49 (11.58%) Firewall
20 47 (11.11%) VoIP
21 46 (10.87%) TCP/IP
21 46 (10.87%) Citrix
22 45 (10.64%) WAN
23 44 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
23 44 (10.40%) Service Delivery
24 43 (10.17%) VMware
24 43 (10.17%) Skype
24 43 (10.17%) Skype for Business

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 57 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 43 (10.17%) Skype for Business
3 38 (8.98%) SharePoint
4 18 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.89%) IIS
7 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.65%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.42%) Confluence
9 5 (1.18%) CMS
10 4 (0.95%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.95%) IBM Domino
10 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.47%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.47%) Smallworld
12 2 (0.47%) WordPress
13 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 61 (14.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (7.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 28 (6.62%) MS Visio
4 20 (4.73%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.95%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.71%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.47%) InVision
7 2 (0.47%) Sketch
8 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.24%) EViews
8 1 (0.24%) Revit
8 1 (0.24%) SPSS
8 1 (0.24%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (2.36%) Elite 3E
2 6 (1.42%) Eikon
3 3 (0.71%) RMDS
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.47%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.24%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.24%) iTrent
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.24%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.24%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 159 (37.59%) Office 365
2 40 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (4.49%) Power Platform
5 15 (3.55%) G Suite
6 8 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.65%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.95%) Heroku
9 3 (0.71%) Slack
9 3 (0.71%) Trello
10 2 (0.47%) IaaS
10 2 (0.47%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.47%) PaaS
10 2 (0.47%) Tricentis Tosca
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.24%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.24%) OpenDNS
11 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (14.89%) DNS
2 57 (13.48%) DHCP
3 51 (12.06%) LAN
4 49 (11.58%) Firewall
5 47 (11.11%) VoIP
6 46 (10.87%) TCP/IP
7 45 (10.64%) WAN
8 43 (10.17%) Skype
9 39 (9.22%) VPN
10 35 (8.27%) Wireless
11 19 (4.49%) Internet
11 19 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (4.02%) Remote Desktop
12 17 (4.02%) SAN
13 14 (3.31%) IP Telephony
14 12 (2.84%) VLAN
15 10 (2.36%) Cisco IOS
16 7 (1.65%) Network Security
16 7 (1.65%) PBX
16 7 (1.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (4.49%) Power BI
4 18 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2017
9 4 (0.95%) DBAmp
10 2 (0.47%) Big Data
10 2 (0.47%) GIS
10 2 (0.47%) MS Access
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Smart View
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.24%) EDMS
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (4.02%) JIRA
2 5 (1.18%) Selenium
3 4 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.71%) Hudson
4 3 (0.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.47%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.47%) Balsamiq
5 2 (0.47%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 130 (30.73%) Finance
2 50 (11.82%) Law
3 34 (8.04%) Banking
4 33 (7.80%) Legal
5 22 (5.20%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.07%) Marketing
7 10 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.89%) Back Office
9 5 (1.18%) Retail
10 4 (0.95%) Advertising
10 4 (0.95%) Front Office
11 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Billing
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
13 1 (0.24%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) International Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 154 (36.41%) Analyst
2 89 (21.04%) IT Support
3 84 (19.86%) Support Analyst
4 54 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
5 48 (11.35%) Support Engineer
6 45 (10.64%) IT Analyst
7 43 (10.17%) Desktop Support
8 36 (8.51%) IT Support Analyst
8 36 (8.51%) Service Analyst
9 35 (8.27%) IT Engineer
10 31 (7.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 28 (6.62%) IT Support Engineer
12 27 (6.38%) IT Manager
13 22 (5.20%) Desktop Analyst
14 21 (4.96%) Developer
15 20 (4.73%) Active Directory Support
15 20 (4.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 18 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 18 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 18 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.31%) .NET
2 9 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 9 (2.13%) CSS
2 9 (2.13%) HTML
3 8 (1.89%) Software Packaging
4 7 (1.65%) HTML5
4 7 (1.65%) WPF
5 6 (1.42%) Hibernate
5 6 (1.42%) NHibernate
6 5 (1.18%) COM
7 4 (0.95%) REST
7 4 (0.95%) Visualforce
7 4 (0.95%) XMPP
8 3 (0.71%) Web Services
9 2 (0.47%) CSS3
9 2 (0.47%) JSON
9 2 (0.47%) KML
9 2 (0.47%) React
9 2 (0.47%) Redux
9 2 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.75%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (6.62%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.91%) Video Conferencing
5 23 (5.44%) Blackberry
6 22 (5.20%) iPhone
7 21 (4.96%) Smartphone
8 20 (4.73%) iPad
9 15 (3.55%) User Experience
10 12 (2.84%) Data Centre
11 10 (2.36%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (2.13%) Hedge funds
12 9 (2.13%) iSeries
13 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.95%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.95%) e-Learning
15 3 (0.71%) NHS
15 3 (0.71%) Replication
15 3 (0.71%) Video Editing
15 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 266 (62.88%) Windows
2 129 (30.50%) Windows 10
3 120 (28.37%) Windows 7
4 104 (24.59%) Windows Server
5 51 (12.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (9.69%) Android
7 40 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (6.62%) Apple iOS
9 20 (4.73%) Mac OS
10 19 (4.49%) Unix
10 19 (4.49%) Windows 8
11 14 (3.31%) Linux
12 12 (2.84%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (21.28%) ITIL
2 72 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (10.40%) Service Delivery
4 42 (9.93%) Project Management
5 30 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (7.09%) Migration
6 24 (5.67%) PRINCE2
6 24 (5.67%) Problem Management
7 23 (5.44%) Incident Management
7 23 (5.44%) Time Management
8 22 (5.20%) Document Management
8 22 (5.20%) Workflow
9 21 (4.96%) Service Management
10 20 (4.73%) Critical Thinking
10 20 (4.73%) Patch Management
11 19 (4.49%) DevOps
12 18 (4.26%) Analytics
12 18 (4.26%) Data Protection
12 18 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 16 (3.78%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.18%) SQL
2 26 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 17 (4.02%) VBA
5 16 (3.78%) C#
6 10 (2.36%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.89%) C
7 8 (1.89%) Java
8 6 (1.42%) R
8 6 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.18%) VBScript
10 4 (0.95%) Apex Code
10 4 (0.95%) Python
11 3 (0.71%) Groovy
11 3 (0.71%) VB
12 2 (0.47%) C++
12 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 88 (20.80%) Degree
2 29 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.38%) MCP
4 18 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (2.84%) MCSE
6 11 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.65%) A+ Certification
8 7 (1.65%) MCSA
9 6 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.42%) MCDST
10 5 (1.18%) CCNA
10 5 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.71%) CCNP
12 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.71%) MCITP
13 2 (0.47%) CISA
13 2 (0.47%) CISSP
13 2 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.98%) SLA
2 15 (3.55%) PMO
3 14 (3.31%) GDPR
4 10 (2.36%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.18%) COBIT
5 5 (1.18%) QA
6 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.71%) NIST
7 2 (0.47%) COSO
7 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.24%) P3O
System Software
1 201 (47.52%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.86%) Hyper-V
2 29 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.13%) XenApp
4 7 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.42%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.71%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.47%) UAG
9 1 (0.24%) Docker
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (15.60%) SCCM
2 19 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (1.42%) Control-M
3 6 (1.42%) vCenter Server
4 4 (0.95%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.95%) PaperCut
4 4 (0.95%) WSUS
5 3 (0.71%) HP ALM
5 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.47%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.47%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco CME
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.24%) SCSM
7 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 288 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.87%) Citrix
3 43 (10.17%) VMware
4 41 (9.69%) Cisco
5 24 (5.67%) Apple
5 24 (5.67%) HP
6 19 (4.49%) Symantec
7 17 (4.02%) iManage
8 15 (3.55%) Avaya
9 13 (3.07%) Adobe
9 13 (3.07%) Reuters
10 12 (2.84%) Bloomberg
11 11 (2.60%) Google
12 10 (2.36%) Sophos
12 10 (2.36%) Veeam
13 9 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.89%) BT
15 7 (1.65%) Informatica
15 7 (1.65%) Lotus
15 7 (1.65%) Sun