Period
to 17 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 56 55
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 441 496 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.26% 4.62% 4.73%
As % of the Applications category 47.32% 48.82% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 401 454 561
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +2.78% -7.10%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £70,750
Central London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%

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 932 1,016 1,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.00% 9.47% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 852 936 1,165
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,800
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.05%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 +7 3 £35,000 -7.89%
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 301 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 210 (47.62%) Windows
3 179 (40.59%) Finance
4 151 (34.24%) Active Directory
5 108 (24.49%) ITIL
6 102 (23.13%) Microsoft Excel
7 96 (21.77%) Windows 7
8 87 (19.73%) Citrix
9 79 (17.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 77 (17.46%) MS Exchange
11 75 (17.01%) Office 365
12 71 (16.10%) SQL
13 70 (15.87%) Degree
14 69 (15.65%) Windows 10
15 66 (14.97%) SharePoint
16 64 (14.51%) MS Visio
17 58 (13.15%) Project Management
18 56 (12.70%) VMware
19 53 (12.02%) Legal
20 50 (11.34%) Windows Server
21 49 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
22 47 (10.66%) Law
23 46 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
23 46 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
24 43 (9.75%) Service Delivery
24 43 (9.75%) SQL Server
25 42 (9.52%) Cisco
25 42 (9.52%) SCCM
26 39 (8.84%) C#

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 77 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 66 (14.97%) SharePoint
3 30 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.27%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.04%) CMS
7 8 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (1.81%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.36%) IIS
9 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.13%) SAS
9 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.68%) WordPress
12 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.23%) Confluence
13 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 102 (23.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 79 (17.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 64 (14.51%) MS Visio
4 25 (5.67%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.04%) Acrobat
6 7 (1.59%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.91%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.45%) SPSS
9 2 (0.45%) Stata
10 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.23%) InDesign
10 1 (0.23%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.36%) Eikon
3 5 (1.13%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.68%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.23%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.23%) Relativity
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (17.01%) Office 365
2 36 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.04%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.36%) SaaS
6 5 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.13%) G Suite
7 4 (0.91%) AdWords
7 4 (0.91%) Dropbox
7 4 (0.91%) Google Drive
7 4 (0.91%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.68%) IaaS
8 3 (0.68%) PaaS
9 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.45%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.80%) TCP/IP
2 28 (6.35%) DNS
2 28 (6.35%) Firewall
3 27 (6.12%) DHCP
3 27 (6.12%) VPN
4 26 (5.90%) VoIP
5 18 (4.08%) LAN
5 18 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
6 14 (3.17%) Intranet
7 13 (2.95%) Internet
7 13 (2.95%) Wireless
8 12 (2.72%) WAN
9 10 (2.27%) Skype
10 9 (2.04%) SAN
11 7 (1.59%) FTP
12 6 (1.36%) SSL
12 6 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.13%) ADSL
13 5 (1.13%) DSL
13 5 (1.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.99%) BusinessObjects
4 22 (4.99%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (1.59%) QlikView
6 6 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.45%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.45%) DB2
9 2 (0.45%) Essbase
9 2 (0.45%) MOLAP
9 2 (0.45%) MS Access
9 2 (0.45%) OLAP
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) Big Data
10 1 (0.23%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (0.23%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 26 (5.90%) JIRA
2 10 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 4 (0.91%) MSI
4 4 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.68%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.45%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 179 (40.59%) Finance
2 53 (12.02%) Legal
3 47 (10.66%) Law
4 18 (4.08%) Advertising
5 16 (3.63%) Front Office
6 15 (3.40%) Banking
7 10 (2.27%) Publishing
8 9 (2.04%) Retail
9 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.59%) Back Office
10 7 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.59%) Marketing
11 3 (0.68%) French Language
11 3 (0.68%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.68%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 172 (39.00%) Analyst
2 58 (13.15%) Support Analyst
3 44 (9.98%) Support Engineer
4 42 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 40 (9.07%) Desktop Support
6 38 (8.62%) Team Leader
7 34 (7.71%) IT Support
8 32 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 31 (7.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 30 (6.80%) Developer
11 28 (6.35%) Business Analyst
12 24 (5.44%) IT Analyst
13 23 (5.22%) Project Manager
13 23 (5.22%) Trainer
14 22 (4.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
16 19 (4.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 19 (4.31%) Help Desk Analyst
17 18 (4.08%) Help Desk Support
18 17 (3.85%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.03%) .NET
2 17 (3.85%) HTML
3 9 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.81%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.59%) COM
5 7 (1.59%) CSS
5 7 (1.59%) WPF
5 7 (1.59%) XML
6 6 (1.36%) CSS3
6 6 (1.36%) HTML5
6 6 (1.36%) jQuery
6 6 (1.36%) Web Services
7 5 (1.13%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.91%) REST
8 4 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.68%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.68%) NHibernate
9 3 (0.68%) WinForms
9 3 (0.68%) XSLT
10 2 (0.45%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.67%) Blackberry
2 25 (5.67%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.76%) User Experience
4 17 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 16 (3.63%) iPhone
6 12 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.49%) Social Media
8 10 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.59%) AS400
9 7 (1.59%) e-Learning
9 7 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (1.59%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.36%) BYOD
10 6 (1.36%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.13%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.13%) STB
12 4 (0.91%) Derivative
12 4 (0.91%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 210 (47.62%) Windows
2 96 (21.77%) Windows 7
3 69 (15.65%) Windows 10
4 50 (11.34%) Windows Server
5 30 (6.80%) Unix
6 24 (5.44%) Windows 8
7 22 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (3.63%) Android
9 13 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 9 (2.04%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.59%) OS/390
13 6 (1.36%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.13%) Linux
14 5 (1.13%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.68%) VMS
16 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (24.49%) ITIL
2 58 (13.15%) Project Management
3 49 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (9.75%) Service Delivery
5 31 (7.03%) Change Management
6 30 (6.80%) PRINCE2
7 29 (6.58%) CRM
7 29 (6.58%) Investment Management
8 27 (6.12%) Asset Management
9 25 (5.67%) Mathematics
10 24 (5.44%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.22%) Business Analysis
11 23 (5.22%) Waterfall
12 22 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (4.76%) Analytics
14 20 (4.54%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (4.54%) DevOps
15 19 (4.31%) ITSM
15 19 (4.31%) Microsoft Office Automation
15 19 (4.31%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.10%) SQL
2 39 (8.84%) C#
3 24 (5.44%) VB
4 22 (4.99%) Shell Script
5 18 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.95%) Java
7 8 (1.81%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.81%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.59%) VBA
9 4 (0.91%) C
10 3 (0.68%) C++
10 3 (0.68%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.68%) R
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (15.87%) Degree
2 46 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.44%) MCSE
4 16 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (3.17%) MCSA
6 10 (2.27%) A+ Certification
7 9 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.04%) MCDST
8 8 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.81%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.59%) PMP
10 6 (1.36%) MCP
10 6 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (1.13%) MCSD
11 5 (1.13%) PhD
12 4 (0.91%) MCTS
13 3 (0.68%) IIBA
13 3 (0.68%) MCITP
13 3 (0.68%) MOS
14 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.76%) QA
1 21 (4.76%) SLA
2 19 (4.31%) PMO
3 6 (1.36%) SEPA
4 4 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.68%) Basel III
6 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) P3O
System Software
1 151 (34.24%) Active Directory
2 46 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (7.71%) XenApp
4 20 (4.54%) Virtual Desktop
5 16 (3.63%) Hyper-V
6 14 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.27%) BitLocker
8 8 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.36%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.91%) vSphere
11 2 (0.45%) Firmware
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (9.52%) SCCM
2 12 (2.72%) SCOM
2 12 (2.72%) SCOrch
2 12 (2.72%) SCVMM
3 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (1.81%) SCDPM
4 8 (1.81%) SCSM
5 7 (1.59%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
5 7 (1.59%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.59%) Tivoli NetView
6 6 (1.36%) vCenter Server
6 6 (1.36%) WSUS
7 3 (0.68%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.68%) Control-M
7 3 (0.68%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 301 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 87 (19.73%) Citrix
3 56 (12.70%) VMware
4 42 (9.52%) Cisco
5 23 (5.22%) Apple
6 22 (4.99%) Sybase
7 18 (4.08%) Google
8 17 (3.85%) iManage
9 16 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (3.40%) Adobe
11 12 (2.72%) HP
11 12 (2.72%) ServiceNow
12 9 (2.04%) Ivanti
12 9 (2.04%) Oracle
13 8 (1.81%) Cognos
13 8 (1.81%) IBM
13 8 (1.81%) Lotus
13 8 (1.81%) Veeam
14 7 (1.59%) Bloomberg
14 7 (1.59%) MobileIron