Period
to 25 February 2021

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 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 137 60 59
Rank change year-on-year -77 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 87 389 480
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.86% 4.28% 4.63%
As % of the Applications category 37.99% 48.56% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 88 353 440
Median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.74% -14.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £48,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +28.00% +3.45% -9.38%

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 229 801 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.90% 8.82% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 190 707 818
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +4.40% -4.21%
10th Percentile £33,744 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £77,500 £80,375
Central London median annual salary £54,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.21% +5.56% -4.26%

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 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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 54 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 36 (41.38%) Microsoft 365
3 35 (40.23%) Active Directory
4 34 (39.08%) Windows
5 27 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 27 (31.03%) Azure
6 21 (24.14%) PowerShell
7 20 (22.99%) SQL
8 19 (21.84%) Windows Server
9 17 (19.54%) Windows 10
10 16 (18.39%) Finance
11 14 (16.09%) Law
11 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
12 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
12 13 (14.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 12 (13.79%) ITIL
14 11 (12.64%) Citrix
14 11 (12.64%) Legal
14 11 (12.64%) DHCP
14 11 (12.64%) DNS
14 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (12.64%) JIRA
15 10 (11.49%) Cisco
15 10 (11.49%) Linux
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (11.49%) AWS
16 9 (10.34%) VPN
16 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
16 9 (10.34%) Project Management
16 9 (10.34%) Degree

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 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) Confluence
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Relativity
2 1 (1.15%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.15%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 36 (41.38%) Microsoft 365
2 27 (31.03%) Azure
3 10 (11.49%) AWS
4 8 (9.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (8.05%) Power Platform
6 5 (5.75%) Mimecast
7 2 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.30%) G Suite
7 2 (2.30%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.30%) SaaS
8 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) DHCP
1 11 (12.64%) DNS
2 9 (10.34%) VPN
3 7 (8.05%) Firewall
4 4 (4.60%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.60%) NAS
4 4 (4.60%) Network Security
5 3 (3.45%) Skype
5 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.45%) VoIP
6 2 (2.30%) BGP
6 2 (2.30%) Internet
6 2 (2.30%) MPLS
6 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.30%) Wireless
7 1 (1.15%) Broadband
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.15%) SAN
7 1 (1.15%) VLAN
7 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.05%) Power BI
3 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2019
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.15%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.15%) GIS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) JIRA
2 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Law
3 11 (12.64%) Legal
4 6 (6.90%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Advertising
5 4 (4.60%) Public Sector
6 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.30%) Back Office
7 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.15%) Arabic Language
8 1 (1.15%) Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Bulgarian Language
8 1 (1.15%) Czech Language
8 1 (1.15%) Electronics
8 1 (1.15%) French Language
8 1 (1.15%) German Language
8 1 (1.15%) Local Government
8 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
2 12 (13.79%) Support Analyst
3 10 (11.49%) IT Support
4 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Office 365 Specialist
6 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) E-Discovery Specialist
7 5 (5.75%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Messaging Specialist
7 5 (5.75%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) XML
2 4 (4.60%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) COM
4 1 (1.15%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) User Experience
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Clustering
3 4 (4.60%) Replication
4 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Reinsurance
4 3 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.30%) Equities
5 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.30%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.15%) Derivative
6 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.15%) Podcast
6 1 (1.15%) Robotics
6 1 (1.15%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 19 (21.84%) Windows Server
3 17 (19.54%) Windows 10
4 10 (11.49%) Linux
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (4.60%) Android
7 4 (4.60%) Mac OS
7 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.79%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.34%) Project Management
4 8 (9.20%) DevOps
5 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.05%) E-Discovery
5 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.90%) Migration
6 6 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.75%) Information Security
8 4 (4.60%) Analytics
8 4 (4.60%) Data Management
8 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.60%) Decision-Making
8 4 (4.60%) High Availability
8 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.45%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 20 (22.99%) SQL
3 6 (6.90%) Python
4 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.30%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) Java
6 1 (1.15%) C
6 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) CCNA
2 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.60%) CCNP
3 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.45%) CISSP
5 2 (2.30%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.30%) CISM
5 2 (2.30%) ISEB
5 2 (2.30%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (2.30%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.30%) MCSA
5 2 (2.30%) MCSE
5 2 (2.30%) MOS
5 2 (2.30%) PhD
5 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.15%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.15%) MBA
6 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.60%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (4.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (2.30%) GDPR
4 2 (2.30%) QA
5 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (40.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (8.05%) SCCM
2 4 (4.60%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.60%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.30%) SCOM
3 2 (2.30%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.30%) WSUS
4 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.15%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 54 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Citrix
3 10 (11.49%) Cisco
4 8 (9.20%) HP
5 6 (6.90%) Google
5 6 (6.90%) iManage
5 6 (6.90%) ServiceNow
5 6 (6.90%) VMware
6 5 (5.75%) Apple
7 4 (4.60%) Aruba
7 4 (4.60%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (4.60%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.60%) Synology
8 3 (3.45%) Adobe
8 3 (3.45%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.30%) Mitel
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 2 (2.30%) Sage
9 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com