Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 55 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 384 460 463
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.41% 4.47% 4.33%
As % of the Applications category 50.13% 52.87% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 337 412 435
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,150 £23,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £77,500 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% -2.63% +2.01%

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 766 870 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.79% 8.46% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 674 775 890
Median annual salary £49,250 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.07% -3.16% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £76,375
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -1.10%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Moorgate - 2 £47,500 -
London Bridge - 1 £29,500 -
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 261 (67.97%) Microsoft
2 194 (50.52%) Windows
3 146 (38.02%) Active Directory
4 133 (34.64%) Office 365
5 123 (32.03%) Finance
6 95 (24.74%) Windows 10
7 92 (23.96%) Microsoft Excel
8 87 (22.66%) Windows Server
9 77 (20.05%) Windows 7
10 74 (19.27%) ITIL
11 67 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 64 (16.67%) Degree
13 53 (13.80%) Citrix
14 47 (12.24%) Azure
15 46 (11.98%) MCSA
16 44 (11.46%) MS Exchange
17 43 (11.20%) SLA
18 41 (10.68%) Law
18 41 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
19 39 (10.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 39 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (9.90%) SQL
21 37 (9.64%) VMware
22 36 (9.38%) TCP/IP
22 36 (9.38%) SCCM
23 33 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
24 32 (8.33%) MS Visio
24 32 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
25 31 (8.07%) Android
25 31 (8.07%) Project 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 44 (11.46%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.65%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.82%) Smallworld
6 6 (1.56%) Confluence
6 6 (1.56%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.78%) IIS
9 2 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.26%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 92 (23.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (10.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 32 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 27 (7.03%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (2.60%) AutoCAD
6 9 (2.34%) Acrobat
7 4 (1.04%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.78%) InVision
8 3 (0.78%) Sketch
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.26%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.26%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Elite 3E
2 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.78%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.52%) Eikon
4 2 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.52%) RiskWrite
4 2 (0.52%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.52%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.52%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 133 (34.64%) Office 365
2 47 (12.24%) Azure
3 15 (3.91%) WhatsApp
4 12 (3.13%) Power Platform
5 10 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (2.34%) BrowserStack
6 9 (2.34%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.56%) AWS
8 4 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (1.04%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.78%) G Suite
9 3 (0.78%) SaaS
10 2 (0.52%) NuGet
10 2 (0.52%) Yammer
11 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.26%) GCP
11 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 25 (6.51%) DNS
3 23 (5.99%) Internet
4 22 (5.73%) VoIP
5 20 (5.21%) VPN
6 18 (4.69%) Skype
7 17 (4.43%) DHCP
7 17 (4.43%) Wireless
8 13 (3.39%) Firewall
8 13 (3.39%) WAN
9 12 (3.13%) LAN
10 11 (2.86%) Broadband
10 11 (2.86%) Intranet
11 10 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.82%) GPON
13 5 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (1.30%) WebEx
14 4 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (1.04%) RSVP
14 4 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.13%) Power BI
3 8 (2.08%) GIS
4 7 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.82%) MS Access
4 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.30%) DB2
6 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.04%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.78%) Big Data
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.52%) QlikView
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (6.51%) JIRA
2 16 (4.17%) Selenium
2 16 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.39%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.04%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.78%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.52%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.52%) FishEye
6 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.52%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 123 (32.03%) Finance
2 41 (10.68%) Law
3 30 (7.81%) Banking
4 28 (7.29%) Legal
5 23 (5.99%) Marketing
6 21 (5.47%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.39%) Retail
8 8 (2.08%) Front Office
9 7 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.82%) Public Sector
10 6 (1.56%) Back Office
11 5 (1.30%) Advertising
12 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.52%) Billing
14 1 (0.26%) Electronics
14 1 (0.26%) International Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (37.76%) Analyst
2 83 (21.61%) Support Analyst
3 79 (20.57%) IT Support
4 54 (14.06%) IT Analyst
5 53 (13.80%) Service Analyst
6 49 (12.76%) IT Support Analyst
7 47 (12.24%) Service Desk Analyst
8 38 (9.90%) Desktop Support
9 33 (8.59%) Support Engineer
10 27 (7.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (6.51%) Service Desk Support
11 25 (6.51%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 23 (5.99%) Desktop Analyst
12 23 (5.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 20 (5.21%) Active Directory Support
13 20 (5.21%) IT Engineer
14 19 (4.95%) Active Directory Analyst
14 19 (4.95%) Active Directory Support Analyst
14 19 (4.95%) Team Leader
15 18 (4.69%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.13%) .NET
2 7 (1.82%) KML
3 6 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.30%) COM
4 5 (1.30%) REST
5 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.78%) Web Services
7 2 (0.52%) CSS
7 2 (0.52%) D3.js
7 2 (0.52%) HTML
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.26%) jQuery
8 1 (0.26%) MDX
8 1 (0.26%) Middleware
8 1 (0.26%) Murex Flex
8 1 (0.26%) Node.js
8 1 (0.26%) RESTful
8 1 (0.26%) WinForms
8 1 (0.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 29 (7.55%) iPhone
4 18 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 14 (3.65%) Data Centre
5 14 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (3.39%) iPad
7 11 (2.86%) Derivative
7 11 (2.86%) Fibre Optics
8 10 (2.60%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (1.56%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.56%) User Experience
10 5 (1.30%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.30%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.78%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.78%) W3C
13 2 (0.52%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 194 (50.52%) Windows
2 95 (24.74%) Windows 10
3 87 (22.66%) Windows Server
4 77 (20.05%) Windows 7
5 31 (8.07%) Android
6 24 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (4.43%) Linux
9 15 (3.91%) Apple iOS
10 13 (3.39%) Mac OS X
10 13 (3.39%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 10 (2.60%) Unix
13 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2019
14 5 (1.30%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.04%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.78%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.26%) CentOS
17 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (19.27%) ITIL
2 39 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (8.07%) Project Management
5 28 (7.29%) CRM
5 28 (7.29%) Line Management
6 25 (6.51%) ITSM
7 23 (5.99%) Service Management
8 22 (5.73%) Decision-Making
8 22 (5.73%) ITIL V3
9 21 (5.47%) DevOps
9 21 (5.47%) Mobile Device Management
10 20 (5.21%) Presales
10 20 (5.21%) Test Automation
11 19 (4.95%) PRINCE2
12 18 (4.69%) Project Delivery
13 17 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (4.43%) Data Analysis
13 17 (4.43%) Migration
13 17 (4.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.90%) SQL
2 19 (4.95%) C#
3 15 (3.91%) PowerShell
4 11 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.86%) VBA
5 8 (2.08%) C
5 8 (2.08%) Java
5 8 (2.08%) Python
6 7 (1.82%) C++
6 7 (1.82%) VB
7 4 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.78%) R
8 3 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.52%) VB6
10 1 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 67 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (16.67%) Degree
3 46 (11.98%) MCSA
4 18 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.43%) MCP
6 15 (3.91%) CCNA
7 12 (3.13%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.86%) MCSE
9 9 (2.34%) ISEB
10 8 (2.08%) CISM
10 8 (2.08%) CISSP
10 8 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.82%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (1.56%) CCIE
12 6 (1.56%) CCSA
12 6 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (1.56%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.04%) MCDST
13 4 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.20%) SLA
2 13 (3.39%) PMO
3 12 (3.13%) GDPR
4 11 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 146 (38.02%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.30%) XenApp
5 4 (1.04%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.52%) Docker
8 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (9.38%) SCCM
2 9 (2.34%) HP ALM
2 9 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (0.78%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.52%) Ansible
5 2 (0.52%) DameWare
5 2 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.52%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.52%) QRadar
5 2 (0.52%) SCOM
5 2 (0.52%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.26%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 261 (67.97%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.80%) Citrix
3 37 (9.64%) VMware
4 26 (6.77%) Apple
5 25 (6.51%) Cisco
6 20 (5.21%) Bloomberg
7 18 (4.69%) HP
8 17 (4.43%) iManage
8 17 (4.43%) ShoreTel
9 16 (4.17%) Reuters
10 11 (2.86%) Avaya
10 11 (2.86%) Mitel
11 10 (2.60%) Google
12 9 (2.34%) Adobe
12 9 (2.34%) Oracle
13 8 (2.08%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.82%) Intapp
14 7 (1.82%) Mapinfo
14 7 (1.82%) Openreach
14 7 (1.82%) Virgin Media