Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 53 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 435 558 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.29% 4.80% 4.30%
As % of the Applications category 42.48% 48.78% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 392 502 653
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,775 £25,000 £23,550
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,750 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% -

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 1024 1144 1744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.11% 9.84% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1042 1498
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,275 £76,250 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 296 (68.05%) Microsoft
2 202 (46.44%) Windows
3 172 (39.54%) Finance
4 132 (30.34%) Active Directory
5 111 (25.52%) Windows 7
6 93 (21.38%) Microsoft Excel
7 91 (20.92%) SQL
8 89 (20.46%) ITIL
9 80 (18.39%) Citrix
10 79 (18.16%) Office 365
11 73 (16.78%) SharePoint
12 71 (16.32%) Degree
13 68 (15.63%) MS Exchange
14 67 (15.40%) Windows Server
15 63 (14.48%) MS Visio
16 62 (14.25%) SQL Server
16 62 (14.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 56 (12.87%) Project Management
18 55 (12.64%) Windows 10
19 51 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (10.80%) Legal
21 46 (10.57%) VMware
22 45 (10.34%) C#
22 45 (10.34%) SCCM
22 45 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
23 43 (9.89%) Law
24 41 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
25 38 (8.74%) Asset Management
25 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
26 37 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure

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 73 (16.78%) SharePoint
2 68 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 27 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (3.45%) IBM Notes
6 14 (3.22%) Skype for Business
7 11 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.30%) IIS
9 9 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.61%) CMS
12 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.69%) Confluence
13 3 (0.69%) SAS
13 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 93 (21.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (14.48%) MS Visio
3 62 (14.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.61%) Camtasia
6 6 (1.38%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.92%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.69%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.38%) Eikon
3 4 (0.92%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.69%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.69%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.23%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.23%) Relativity
6 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 79 (18.16%) Office 365
2 34 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.22%) SaaS
4 7 (1.61%) Dropbox
4 7 (1.61%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.15%) IaaS
6 5 (1.15%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.92%) Google Drive
8 3 (0.69%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.69%) PaaS
9 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.46%) AdWords
9 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.13%) VPN
2 29 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 26 (5.98%) DNS
4 25 (5.75%) DHCP
5 24 (5.52%) Firewall
6 22 (5.06%) LAN
7 20 (4.60%) VoIP
8 14 (3.22%) Intranet
9 13 (2.99%) WAN
10 12 (2.76%) Internet
10 12 (2.76%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (2.76%) Skype
11 8 (1.84%) SAN
12 7 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.38%) FTP
13 6 (1.38%) VLAN
14 4 (0.92%) IP Telephony
14 4 (0.92%) Wireless
15 3 (0.69%) PBX
15 3 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (5.98%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.38%) MySQL
7 5 (1.15%) BigQuery
7 5 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.92%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.69%) MS Access
9 3 (0.69%) QlikView
9 3 (0.69%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) Big Data
11 1 (0.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (6.44%) JIRA
2 9 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (0.92%) MSI
5 4 (0.92%) Selenium
6 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.23%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.23%) SilkTest
General
1 172 (39.54%) Finance
2 47 (10.80%) Legal
3 43 (9.89%) Law
4 24 (5.52%) Banking
5 21 (4.83%) Front Office
6 15 (3.45%) Advertising
7 13 (2.99%) Publishing
8 10 (2.30%) French Language
8 10 (2.30%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.84%) Retail
10 7 (1.61%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.38%) Marketing
12 4 (0.92%) Back Office
12 4 (0.92%) Billing
13 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.46%) Games
14 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.23%) German Language
15 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 182 (41.84%) Analyst
2 57 (13.10%) Support Analyst
3 52 (11.95%) Service Analyst
4 45 (10.34%) IT Support
5 39 (8.97%) Support Engineer
6 38 (8.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 32 (7.36%) Business Analyst
7 32 (7.36%) Desktop Support
8 30 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 28 (6.44%) Developer
10 23 (5.29%) IT Analyst
10 23 (5.29%) Team Leader
11 22 (5.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 22 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 20 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (4.37%) IT Engineer
13 19 (4.37%) IT Support Analyst
13 19 (4.37%) Trainer
14 18 (4.14%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.90%) .NET
2 15 (3.45%) HTML
3 13 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 12 (2.76%) .NET Framework
5 10 (2.30%) COM
5 10 (2.30%) jQuery
6 7 (1.61%) Web Services
6 7 (1.61%) WPF
7 5 (1.15%) CSS
8 4 (0.92%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.92%) REST
9 3 (0.69%) CSS3
9 3 (0.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.69%) HTML5
9 3 (0.69%) NHibernate
9 3 (0.69%) WinForms
9 3 (0.69%) XML
10 2 (0.46%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.46%) DOM
10 2 (0.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.36%) Blackberry
3 27 (6.21%) Video Conferencing
4 16 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.68%) Smartphone
5 15 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.45%) iPhone
5 15 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.76%) AS400
6 12 (2.76%) IBM Mainframe
6 12 (2.76%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.53%) e-Learning
7 11 (2.53%) Social Media
8 9 (2.07%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.07%) iPad
9 8 (1.84%) User Experience
10 7 (1.61%) Podcast
10 7 (1.61%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.38%) PMI
11 6 (1.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 202 (46.44%) Windows
2 111 (25.52%) Windows 7
3 67 (15.40%) Windows Server
4 55 (12.64%) Windows 10
5 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (8.28%) Windows 8
7 32 (7.36%) Unix
8 22 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.76%) OS/390
10 10 (2.30%) Android
11 9 (2.07%) Linux
12 7 (1.61%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.38%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.92%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (20.46%) ITIL
2 56 (12.87%) Project Management
3 45 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (8.74%) Asset Management
5 31 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (6.90%) Change Management
6 30 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 29 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 27 (6.21%) Analytics
8 27 (6.21%) CRM
9 25 (5.75%) Service Management
10 24 (5.52%) Investment Management
10 24 (5.52%) ITIL V3
11 21 (4.83%) Mathematics
11 21 (4.83%) Service Delivery
12 18 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (3.91%) Project Planning
13 17 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (3.91%) Waterfall
14 16 (3.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 91 (20.92%) SQL
2 45 (10.34%) C#
3 19 (4.37%) VB
4 16 (3.68%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.53%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.30%) VBA
8 9 (2.07%) Java
8 9 (2.07%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.69%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.69%) PHP
9 3 (0.69%) Python
9 3 (0.69%) R
10 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 71 (16.32%) Degree
2 41 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.91%) MCSE
4 13 (2.99%) MCSA
5 11 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.30%) MCP
7 9 (2.07%) MCDST
8 7 (1.61%) PMP
9 5 (1.15%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.15%) MCSD
10 4 (0.92%) APMP
10 4 (0.92%) MCTS
11 3 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.69%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.69%) MOS
11 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.46%) CCNA
12 2 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.29%) SLA
2 22 (5.06%) PMO
3 17 (3.91%) QA
4 8 (1.84%) SEPA
5 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.92%) P3O
7 3 (0.69%) Basel III
7 3 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.69%) FATCA
8 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 132 (30.34%) Active Directory
2 37 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.60%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.37%) XenApp
5 18 (4.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (2.30%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.84%) vSphere
8 6 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.69%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (10.34%) SCCM
2 12 (2.76%) BMC PATROL
2 12 (2.76%) Tivoli
2 12 (2.76%) Tivoli NetView
3 11 (2.53%) WSUS
4 9 (2.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.61%) vCenter Server
6 6 (1.38%) SCOM
6 6 (1.38%) XenMobile
7 5 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (1.15%) SCOrch
7 5 (1.15%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.69%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.46%) SCSM
11 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 296 (68.05%) Microsoft
2 80 (18.39%) Citrix
3 46 (10.57%) VMware
4 25 (5.75%) Cisco
5 19 (4.37%) Adobe
5 19 (4.37%) Apple
6 18 (4.14%) iManage
7 17 (3.91%) Google
8 16 (3.68%) Sybase
8 16 (3.68%) Symantec
9 15 (3.45%) Lotus
10 13 (2.99%) IBM
11 12 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (2.53%) Mitel
13 10 (2.30%) HP
13 10 (2.30%) McAfee
14 9 (2.07%) Bloomberg
15 8 (1.84%) Dell
15 8 (1.84%) Oracle
15 8 (1.84%) Remedy