Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 64 54
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 577 441 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.21% 4.37% 4.82%
As % of the Applications category 55.43% 43.07% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 529 398 506
City of London median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,525 £24,875
90th Percentile £77,700 £70,750 £71,000
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% +16.44% +4.29%

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 1,041 1,024 1,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.39% 10.14% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 928 949 1,055
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.53% +5.85%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £80,000 £77,000
Central London median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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
Moorgate - 1 £45,000 -
London Bridge - 1 - -
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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.

1 405 (70.19%) Microsoft
2 323 (55.98%) Windows
3 247 (42.81%) Active Directory
4 183 (31.72%) Finance
5 151 (26.17%) Windows 7
6 132 (22.88%) Office 365
7 130 (22.53%) ITIL
8 125 (21.66%) Microsoft Excel
9 124 (21.49%) Windows 10
10 106 (18.37%) SQL
11 100 (17.33%) Windows Server
12 88 (15.25%) MS Exchange
13 86 (14.90%) Project Management
14 81 (14.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 75 (13.00%) Citrix
16 70 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
17 68 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
18 65 (11.27%) Degree
19 61 (10.57%) VMware
20 60 (10.40%) DNS
20 60 (10.40%) SharePoint
20 60 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
20 60 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
21 57 (9.88%) Law
22 56 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
23 54 (9.36%) Data Centre
24 53 (9.19%) Firewall
25 51 (8.84%) DHCP
26 50 (8.67%) Legal
26 50 (8.67%) Problem-Solving

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 88 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 60 (10.40%) SharePoint
3 33 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (3.81%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.56%) IIS
8 8 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.87%) Confluence
9 5 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.87%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.87%) WordPress
10 4 (0.69%) CMS
10 4 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.52%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.35%) Drupal
12 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 125 (21.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (14.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 43 (7.45%) MS Visio
4 23 (3.99%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.39%) AutoCAD
5 8 (1.39%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.87%) InDesign
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.17%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.17%) InVision
9 1 (0.17%) Maya
9 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.17%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.17%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Eikon
2 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.69%) RiskWrite
5 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.52%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.35%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.35%) DocuMatrix
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.35%) Magento
6 2 (0.35%) Relativity
6 2 (0.35%) Ringtail
6 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.17%) Misys Opics
7 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.17%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 132 (22.88%) Office 365
2 70 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (4.85%) SaaS
5 20 (3.47%) Mimecast
6 16 (2.77%) G Suite
7 15 (2.60%) PaaS
8 9 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.69%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.69%) Slack
10 2 (0.35%) AdWords
10 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.35%) Force.com
10 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.35%) IaaS
11 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 60 (10.40%) DNS
2 53 (9.19%) Firewall
3 51 (8.84%) DHCP
4 45 (7.80%) TCP/IP
5 39 (6.76%) Unified Communications
5 39 (6.76%) VPN
6 29 (5.03%) VLAN
7 27 (4.68%) LAN
8 26 (4.51%) Wireless
9 25 (4.33%) Skype
10 23 (3.99%) WAN
11 19 (3.29%) VoIP
12 17 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (2.43%) Internet
14 12 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (2.08%) SAN
15 9 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (1.39%) IP Telephony
17 6 (1.04%) FTP
17 6 (1.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.04%) Power BI
8 5 (0.87%) Big Data
8 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (0.87%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.17%) DTS
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (2.77%) JIRA
2 5 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.69%) Selenium
3 4 (0.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.35%) Hudson
5 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.17%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.17%) JUnit
5 1 (0.17%) MSI
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 183 (31.72%) Finance
2 57 (9.88%) Law
3 50 (8.67%) Legal
4 38 (6.59%) Banking
5 28 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 25 (4.33%) Marketing
7 19 (3.29%) Advertising
8 15 (2.60%) Back Office
9 11 (1.91%) Retail
10 4 (0.69%) Electronics
10 4 (0.69%) Front Office
10 4 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.69%) Military
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.35%) Billing
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) German Language
12 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 214 (37.09%) Analyst
2 122 (21.14%) Support Engineer
3 102 (17.68%) IT Support
4 75 (13.00%) Desktop Support
5 74 (12.82%) Support Analyst
6 59 (10.23%) IT Engineer
7 55 (9.53%) IT Analyst
8 54 (9.36%) IT Support Engineer
9 42 (7.28%) IT Support Analyst
10 40 (6.93%) Service Analyst
11 37 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
12 36 (6.24%) Desktop Engineer
13 35 (6.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 34 (5.89%) 2nd Line Support
15 32 (5.55%) Programme Manager
16 29 (5.03%) Senior Support Engineer
17 28 (4.85%) Business Analyst
18 25 (4.33%) Applications Support
18 25 (4.33%) Senior IT Support
19 24 (4.16%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.25%) .NET
2 12 (2.08%) HTML
3 7 (1.21%) CSS
3 7 (1.21%) OOXML
3 7 (1.21%) Web Services
4 6 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (1.04%) XML
5 5 (0.87%) .NET Framework
5 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (0.87%) Entity Framework
5 5 (0.87%) jQuery
6 4 (0.69%) COM
6 4 (0.69%) JSON
6 4 (0.69%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (0.52%) HTML5
7 3 (0.52%) Kendo UI
7 3 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (9.36%) Data Centre
3 34 (5.89%) Management Information System
4 31 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 31 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (2.08%) Smartphone
7 11 (1.91%) Fintech
8 10 (1.73%) Wiki
9 9 (1.56%) iPhone
10 8 (1.39%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.21%) e-Learning
11 7 (1.21%) User Experience
12 6 (1.04%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.04%) Equities
12 6 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.04%) Reinsurance
12 6 (1.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 323 (55.98%) Windows
2 151 (26.17%) Windows 7
3 124 (21.49%) Windows 10
4 100 (17.33%) Windows Server
5 68 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (5.72%) Mac OS X
8 29 (5.03%) Android
9 25 (4.33%) Windows 8
10 22 (3.81%) Mac OS
11 18 (3.12%) Apple iOS
12 16 (2.77%) Linux
13 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.69%) Unix
15 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.17%) HPUX
16 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (22.53%) ITIL
2 86 (14.90%) Project Management
3 60 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
5 47 (8.15%) Migration
6 37 (6.41%) Service Management
7 32 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (5.37%) PRINCE2
9 30 (5.20%) Business Analysis
10 26 (4.51%) Waterfall
11 24 (4.16%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (4.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 24 (4.16%) Workflow
12 23 (3.99%) Problem Management
13 22 (3.81%) Change Management
13 22 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (3.64%) Acceptance Criteria
14 21 (3.64%) Analytics
14 21 (3.64%) DevOps
14 21 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (18.37%) SQL
2 35 (6.07%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.64%) VBA
4 15 (2.60%) C#
4 15 (2.60%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.43%) C
6 12 (2.08%) Perl
7 11 (1.91%) Python
8 10 (1.73%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.04%) PHP
10 4 (0.69%) AWK
10 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.35%) Java
12 2 (0.35%) R
12 2 (0.35%) VBScript
13 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.17%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (11.27%) Degree
2 29 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.85%) MCP
4 21 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (3.12%) MCSE
6 10 (1.73%) A+ Certification
6 10 (1.73%) CCNA
6 10 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.73%) MCSA
7 9 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (1.21%) MCDST
9 5 (0.87%) MCITP
10 4 (0.69%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.69%) MOS
11 3 (0.52%) HND
11 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.52%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.35%) ACSP
12 2 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.51%) SLA
2 10 (1.73%) PMO
3 9 (1.56%) GDPR
3 9 (1.56%) QA
4 7 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.17%) EMIR
6 1 (0.17%) MiFID
6 1 (0.17%) SEPA
6 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 247 (42.81%) Active Directory
2 47 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.72%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
4 13 (2.25%) XenApp
5 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (1.39%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.04%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.87%) XenServer
9 4 (0.69%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 41 (7.11%) SCCM
2 15 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (2.08%) WSUS
4 10 (1.73%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.39%) Kibana
5 8 (1.39%) Nagios
6 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.52%) SCOM
9 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.35%) Clonezilla
9 2 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.35%) Puppet
9 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.17%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.17%) SCSM
10 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 405 (70.19%) Microsoft
2 75 (13.00%) Citrix
3 61 (10.57%) VMware
4 33 (5.72%) Apple
4 33 (5.72%) Cisco
5 27 (4.68%) Google
6 18 (3.12%) ServiceNow
6 18 (3.12%) Symantec
7 17 (2.95%) iManage
8 16 (2.77%) Adobe
9 13 (2.25%) Avaya
9 13 (2.25%) Oracle
9 13 (2.25%) Palo Alto
10 12 (2.08%) Bloomberg
10 12 (2.08%) Meraki
10 12 (2.08%) Reuters
11 9 (1.56%) Fidessa
11 9 (1.56%) MobileIron
11 9 (1.56%) SAP
12 8 (1.39%) Nortel