Period
to 25 September 2020

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

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 73 43
Rank change year-on-year -18 -30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 118 411 609
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.10% 4.07% 5.50%
As % of the Applications category 42.91% 49.34% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 112 374 566
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -15.29%
10th Percentile £30,125 £25,575 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,625 £69,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +1.35% -8.64%

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 275 833 1,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.23% 8.25% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 204 733 987
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £25,900
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

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 25 September 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
London Bridge +12 2 £60,000 +71.43%
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 90 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 63 (53.39%) Office 365
3 61 (51.69%) Windows
4 58 (49.15%) Active Directory
5 54 (45.76%) Finance
6 41 (34.75%) Windows 10
7 30 (25.42%) Management Information System
8 26 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (18.64%) SQL
10 19 (16.10%) Windows Server
11 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
11 18 (15.25%) Azure
11 18 (15.25%) ITIL
11 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (13.56%) Marketing
12 16 (13.56%) Telecoms
13 15 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (11.86%) Degree
14 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.02%) Cisco
15 13 (11.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 13 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (10.17%) AWS
16 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
16 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
16 12 (10.17%) Project Management
17 11 (9.32%) Law
17 11 (9.32%) Azure Active Directory
18 10 (8.47%) SCCM

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 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.93%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.39%) Confluence
3 4 (3.39%) IIS
3 4 (3.39%) Mendix
3 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (11.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (7.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (4.24%) Acrobat
6 4 (3.39%) AutoCAD
7 3 (2.54%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (1.69%) EViews
8 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
8 2 (1.69%) Stata
9 1 (0.85%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.85%) InDesign
9 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.85%) LightWave 3D
9 1 (0.85%) MODO
9 1 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.85%) Revit
9 1 (0.85%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.39%) FastStats
1 4 (3.39%) Unica
2 2 (1.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.85%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.85%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 63 (53.39%) Office 365
2 18 (15.25%) Azure
3 12 (10.17%) AWS
4 11 (9.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (5.93%) Power Platform
6 6 (5.08%) SaaS
7 4 (3.39%) OneDrive
8 3 (2.54%) IaaS
8 3 (2.54%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.69%) G Suite
9 2 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) Firewall
2 8 (6.78%) Internet
2 8 (6.78%) VoIP
3 7 (5.93%) DHCP
3 7 (5.93%) DNS
3 7 (5.93%) VPN
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (4.24%) VLAN
5 4 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.39%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.39%) Wireless
6 3 (2.54%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.69%) LAN
7 2 (1.69%) Skype
8 1 (0.85%) 4G
8 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.85%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.39%) Power BI
3 3 (2.54%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.85%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.85%) GIS
5 1 (0.85%) MS Access
5 1 (0.85%) QGIS
5 1 (0.85%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
2 2 (1.69%) Selenium
2 2 (1.69%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (45.76%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Marketing
2 16 (13.56%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.32%) Law
4 10 (8.47%) Legal
5 9 (7.63%) Advertising
6 8 (6.78%) Public Sector
7 7 (5.93%) Electronics
7 7 (5.93%) Manufacturing
8 5 (4.24%) Banking
9 2 (1.69%) Back Office
9 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.85%) Billing
10 1 (0.85%) Games
10 1 (0.85%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.85%) Local Government
10 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Analyst
2 25 (21.19%) Support Analyst
3 24 (20.34%) Desktop Support
4 23 (19.49%) Desktop Analyst
4 23 (19.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 18 (15.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (15.25%) Windows Support Analyst
6 16 (13.56%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 16 (13.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 16 (13.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 16 (13.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 16 (13.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 16 (13.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (8.47%) IT Support
8 8 (6.78%) Service Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.08%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) HTML
1 2 (1.69%) REST
2 1 (0.85%) COM
2 1 (0.85%) Corona SDK
2 1 (0.85%) SAML
2 1 (0.85%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (0.85%) V-Ray
2 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) Management Information System
2 13 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.63%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.24%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.39%) EFT
5 4 (3.39%) iPhone
5 4 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.39%) User Experience
5 4 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.54%) BYOD
6 3 (2.54%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.69%) Clustering
7 2 (1.69%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.69%) Wiki
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) LIMS
8 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (51.69%) Windows
2 41 (34.75%) Windows 10
3 19 (16.10%) Windows Server
4 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (3.39%) Android
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.25%) ITIL
2 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (10.17%) Project Management
5 10 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.63%) CRM
6 9 (7.63%) Identity Management
7 8 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (6.78%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (6.78%) Programme Management
8 7 (5.93%) Information Security
8 7 (5.93%) Project Delivery
8 7 (5.93%) SIEM
8 7 (5.93%) Time Management
9 6 (5.08%) Analytics
9 6 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.08%) Service Management
9 6 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.64%) SQL
2 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.08%) Python
3 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.39%) VBA
5 2 (1.69%) C#
5 2 (1.69%) R
6 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.86%) Degree
3 7 (5.93%) MCSA
4 6 (5.08%) A+ Certification
4 6 (5.08%) SANS
5 4 (3.39%) BICSI RCDD
5 4 (3.39%) RIBA
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.69%) ISEB
6 2 (1.69%) MCP
6 2 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.85%) CCNA
7 1 (0.85%) CISA
7 1 (0.85%) CISM
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
7 1 (0.85%) CRISC
7 1 (0.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) SLA
2 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.54%) GDPR
3 3 (2.54%) PMO
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.85%) NIST
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 58 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.63%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.69%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Intune
1 10 (8.47%) SCCM
2 6 (5.08%) QRadar
3 4 (3.39%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.69%) WSUS
5 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 90 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.02%) Cisco
3 10 (8.47%) IBM
4 7 (5.93%) Adobe
4 7 (5.93%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.93%) Citrix
4 7 (5.93%) Palo Alto
4 7 (5.93%) SAP
5 6 (5.08%) ArcSight
5 6 (5.08%) BeyondTrust
5 6 (5.08%) Bomgar
5 6 (5.08%) CyberArk
5 6 (5.08%) LogRhythm
5 6 (5.08%) NetWitness
5 6 (5.08%) Splunk
5 6 (5.08%) Thycotic
5 6 (5.08%) VMware
6 5 (4.24%) iManage
7 4 (3.39%) Apteco
7 4 (3.39%) Symantec