Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 54 67
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 387 479 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.29% 4.66% 4.27%
As % of the Applications category 48.62% 52.93% 47.77%
Number of salaries quoted 353 432 408
City of London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +14.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +13.48%

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 796 905 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.82% 8.81% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 700 796 855
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.10% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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 - 2 £29,500 -
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 259 (66.93%) Microsoft
2 199 (51.42%) Windows
3 166 (42.89%) Active Directory
4 148 (38.24%) Office 365
5 132 (34.11%) Finance
6 102 (26.36%) Windows 10
7 90 (23.26%) Microsoft Excel
8 88 (22.74%) Windows Server
9 85 (21.96%) Windows 7
10 63 (16.28%) ITIL
11 57 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 47 (12.14%) MS Visio
13 46 (11.89%) Degree
14 45 (11.63%) MS Exchange
15 44 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
16 42 (10.85%) Banking
16 42 (10.85%) Azure
17 40 (10.34%) MCSA
17 40 (10.34%) Citrix
18 39 (10.08%) SLA
18 39 (10.08%) DNS
18 39 (10.08%) SQL
18 39 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (9.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 37 (9.56%) VMware
20 37 (9.56%) Wireless
21 36 (9.30%) Law
22 34 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
23 33 (8.53%) Microsoft Project
24 32 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012

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 45 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.36%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.84%) Smallworld
5 9 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.55%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.03%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.78%) Confluence
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.26%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.26%) IIS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 90 (23.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (12.14%) MS Visio
3 38 (9.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (8.53%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (3.62%) AutoCAD
6 12 (3.10%) Acrobat
7 4 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.52%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.52%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.26%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.26%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Carpe Diem
1 4 (1.03%) Elite 3E
1 4 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.52%) RiskWrite
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 148 (38.24%) Office 365
2 42 (10.85%) Azure
3 14 (3.62%) AWS
4 12 (3.10%) BrowserStack
5 10 (2.58%) Power Platform
6 9 (2.33%) WhatsApp
7 6 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.29%) G Suite
9 4 (1.03%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.52%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.52%) Yammer
12 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.08%) DNS
2 37 (9.56%) Wireless
3 30 (7.75%) DHCP
4 28 (7.24%) TCP/IP
5 27 (6.98%) WAN
6 26 (6.72%) VPN
7 25 (6.46%) LAN
8 21 (5.43%) VoIP
9 20 (5.17%) Internet
10 19 (4.91%) Firewall
11 16 (4.13%) Skype
12 13 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
13 12 (3.10%) Broadband
14 11 (2.84%) GPON
15 9 (2.33%) Intranet
16 8 (2.07%) SAN
17 7 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
18 6 (1.55%) IP Telephony
19 4 (1.03%) MPLS
19 4 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.10%) GIS
3 10 (2.58%) Power BI
4 7 (1.81%) MS Access
5 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.29%) DB2
6 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.78%) Big Data
7 3 (0.78%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Smart View
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (6.20%) JIRA
2 19 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.65%) Selenium
4 16 (4.13%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 132 (34.11%) Finance
2 42 (10.85%) Banking
3 36 (9.30%) Law
4 31 (8.01%) Telecoms
5 26 (6.72%) Legal
6 19 (4.91%) Marketing
7 10 (2.58%) Retail
8 8 (2.07%) Front Office
9 6 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.29%) Back Office
10 5 (1.29%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.52%) French Language
11 2 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 130 (33.59%) Analyst
2 93 (24.03%) IT Support
3 77 (19.90%) Support Analyst
4 57 (14.73%) IT Analyst
5 55 (14.21%) IT Support Analyst
6 45 (11.63%) Service Analyst
6 45 (11.63%) Support Engineer
7 39 (10.08%) Service Desk Analyst
8 37 (9.56%) Desktop Support
9 36 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 30 (7.75%) IT Engineer
11 25 (6.46%) Active Directory Support
11 25 (6.46%) Service Desk Support
11 25 (6.46%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 23 (5.94%) IT Support Engineer
13 22 (5.68%) Active Directory Analyst
13 22 (5.68%) Active Directory Support Analyst
13 22 (5.68%) Help Desk Support
14 20 (5.17%) Help Desk Analyst
15 18 (4.65%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.10%) .NET
2 11 (2.84%) KML
3 9 (2.33%) COM
4 7 (1.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.29%) REST
6 3 (0.78%) Web Services
7 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.52%) HTML
7 2 (0.52%) jQuery
7 2 (0.52%) JSON
7 2 (0.52%) RESTful
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.26%) CSS
8 1 (0.26%) MDX
8 1 (0.26%) Node.js
8 1 (0.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.26%) WPF
8 1 (0.26%) XML
8 1 (0.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.68%) iPhone
2 22 (5.68%) Video Conferencing
3 19 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (3.88%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.10%) Fibre Optics
7 11 (2.84%) iPad
8 9 (2.33%) Smartphone
9 8 (2.07%) Derivative
9 8 (2.07%) Equity Derivative
10 6 (1.55%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.29%) e-Learning
12 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.78%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (0.78%) User Experience
14 2 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 199 (51.42%) Windows
2 102 (26.36%) Windows 10
3 88 (22.74%) Windows Server
4 85 (21.96%) Windows 7
5 32 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (7.49%) Android
7 26 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (4.91%) Apple iOS
9 13 (3.36%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.81%) Mac OS
11 7 (1.81%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.29%) Linux
13 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.28%) ITIL
2 44 (11.37%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (7.49%) Line Management
5 24 (6.20%) Project Management
6 23 (5.94%) ITIL V3
7 21 (5.43%) CRM
8 20 (5.17%) Test Automation
9 19 (4.91%) ITSM
10 18 (4.65%) Project Delivery
11 17 (4.39%) DevOps
11 17 (4.39%) Migration
11 17 (4.39%) Mobile Device Management
11 17 (4.39%) SDLC
12 16 (4.13%) Data Analysis
12 16 (4.13%) Scrum
12 16 (4.13%) Validation
13 15 (3.88%) Business Analysis
13 15 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (3.62%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.08%) SQL
2 17 (4.39%) C#
3 14 (3.62%) C
4 13 (3.36%) VBA
5 9 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.81%) Java
7 7 (1.81%) Python
7 7 (1.81%) VB
8 6 (1.55%) C++
8 6 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.78%) R
11 2 (0.52%) VB6
12 1 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 57 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (11.89%) Degree
3 40 (10.34%) MCSA
4 14 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.62%) MCP
5 13 (3.36%) ISEB
6 11 (2.84%) MCSE
7 8 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.29%) CCNA
10 4 (1.03%) CISSP
10 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.03%) MCITP
11 3 (0.78%) APMG
11 3 (0.78%) CCNP
11 3 (0.78%) CISA
11 3 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.08%) SLA
2 8 (2.07%) GDPR
2 8 (2.07%) PMO
3 5 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.78%) NIST
5 2 (0.52%) COBIT
5 2 (0.52%) COSO
5 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) SEPA
System Software
1 166 (42.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.29%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.78%) XenApp
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.26%) UAG
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (7.49%) SCCM
2 12 (3.10%) HP ALM
2 12 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.29%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.29%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.52%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.52%) DameWare
5 2 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.52%) SCOM
5 2 (0.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.26%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.26%) QRadar
6 1 (0.26%) SCSM
6 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 259 (66.93%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.34%) Citrix
3 37 (9.56%) VMware
4 25 (6.46%) Cisco
5 24 (6.20%) HP
6 19 (4.91%) Apple
7 17 (4.39%) ShoreTel
8 14 (3.62%) Google
9 12 (3.10%) iManage
9 12 (3.10%) Virgin Media
10 11 (2.84%) Bloomberg
10 11 (2.84%) BT
10 11 (2.84%) Mapinfo
10 11 (2.84%) Mitel
10 11 (2.84%) Openreach
11 9 (2.33%) Adobe
11 9 (2.33%) Avaya
11 9 (2.33%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.33%) Sophos
11 9 (2.33%) Symantec