Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 68 60
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 615 415 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.58% 4.09% 4.78%
As % of the Applications category 56.01% 41.05% 48.64%
Number of salaries quoted 563 368 529
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 £22,900 £25,525 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,850
Central London median annual salary £36,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +7.14%

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 1,098 1,011 1,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.95% 9.97% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 982 931 1,099
City of London median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £25,525 £28,250 £26,600
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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
London Bridge -3 4 £43,500 +61.11%
Moorgate 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 424 (68.94%) Microsoft
2 339 (55.12%) Windows
3 234 (38.05%) Active Directory
4 218 (35.45%) Finance
5 166 (26.99%) Windows 7
6 164 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 134 (21.79%) Windows 10
8 128 (20.81%) ITIL
9 123 (20.00%) Office 365
10 109 (17.72%) SQL
11 99 (16.10%) MS Exchange
12 97 (15.77%) Project Management
13 93 (15.12%) Windows Server
14 91 (14.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 83 (13.50%) Citrix
16 79 (12.85%) VMware
17 76 (12.36%) Degree
18 71 (11.54%) Law
19 69 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
20 65 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
21 63 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
22 61 (9.92%) Legal
22 61 (9.92%) DNS
22 61 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
23 59 (9.59%) Firewall
24 57 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
24 57 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
25 56 (9.11%) Cisco
26 55 (8.94%) Apple
27 54 (8.78%) TCP/IP

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 99 (16.10%) MS Exchange
2 54 (8.78%) SharePoint
3 38 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (5.20%) Skype for Business
5 15 (2.44%) Confluence
5 15 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.81%) IIS
10 3 (0.49%) CMS
10 3 (0.49%) Drupal
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
12 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 164 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 91 (14.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 51 (8.29%) MS Visio
4 34 (5.53%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.30%) Camtasia
6 7 (1.14%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.98%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.81%) Acrobat
8 5 (0.81%) InDesign
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.16%) InVision
10 1 (0.16%) Maya
10 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.16%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.16%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 8 (1.30%) Carpe Diem
2 7 (1.14%) Eikon
3 6 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.65%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.33%) Magento
6 2 (0.33%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.16%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.16%) DocuMatrix
7 1 (0.16%) Misys Opics
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.16%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.16%) Relativity
7 1 (0.16%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 123 (20.00%) Office 365
2 53 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (3.74%) Mimecast
5 13 (2.11%) SaaS
6 12 (1.95%) Slack
7 11 (1.79%) G Suite
8 8 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 6 (0.98%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.81%) PaaS
11 4 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.49%) GitHub
13 2 (0.33%) Force.com
14 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
14 1 (0.16%) iTunes
14 1 (0.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.92%) DNS
2 59 (9.59%) Firewall
3 54 (8.78%) TCP/IP
4 43 (6.99%) VPN
5 40 (6.50%) WAN
6 39 (6.34%) DHCP
7 38 (6.18%) Skype
8 36 (5.85%) LAN
9 30 (4.88%) Wireless
10 29 (4.72%) Unified Communications
11 22 (3.58%) VLAN
12 19 (3.09%) VoIP
13 16 (2.60%) Internet
13 16 (2.60%) WebEx
14 14 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (1.79%) FTP
17 9 (1.46%) SMTP
18 8 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.14%) Power BI
8 6 (0.98%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Power View
9 5 (0.81%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.65%) Big Data
11 3 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.49%) PowerCenter
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.33%) DB2
12 2 (0.33%) DTS
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.55%) JIRA
2 8 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) Hudson
5 1 (0.16%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.16%) JUnit
5 1 (0.16%) MSI
5 1 (0.16%) Selenium
General
1 218 (35.45%) Finance
2 71 (11.54%) Law
3 61 (9.92%) Legal
4 33 (5.37%) Banking
5 29 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 25 (4.07%) Back Office
7 22 (3.58%) Advertising
8 18 (2.93%) Marketing
8 18 (2.93%) Retail
9 17 (2.76%) Front Office
10 4 (0.65%) Billing
11 3 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.49%) Games
11 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.33%) French Language
12 2 (0.33%) German Language
12 2 (0.33%) Military
12 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 252 (40.98%) Analyst
2 125 (20.33%) Support Engineer
3 97 (15.77%) IT Support
3 97 (15.77%) Support Analyst
4 81 (13.17%) Desktop Support
5 62 (10.08%) IT Analyst
6 47 (7.64%) IT Support Analyst
7 46 (7.48%) IT Engineer
8 45 (7.32%) Service Analyst
9 44 (7.15%) Desktop Engineer
9 44 (7.15%) IT Support Engineer
10 42 (6.83%) Service Desk Analyst
11 36 (5.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 32 (5.20%) Applications Support
13 30 (4.88%) Business Analyst
14 27 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
15 26 (4.23%) Trainer
16 24 (3.90%) IT Trainer
17 22 (3.58%) Senior Support Engineer
18 21 (3.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.63%) .NET
2 9 (1.46%) X-Windows
3 7 (1.14%) HTML
3 7 (1.14%) Web Services
4 6 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (0.81%) LDAP
5 5 (0.81%) XML
6 4 (0.65%) JSON
7 3 (0.49%) COM
7 3 (0.49%) RESTful
7 3 (0.49%) SOAP
8 2 (0.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.33%) CSS
8 2 (0.33%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.33%) Ext JS
8 2 (0.33%) Google Maps API
8 2 (0.33%) jQuery
8 2 (0.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.69%) Data Centre
4 29 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
5 23 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (3.41%) e-Learning
7 20 (3.25%) Blackberry
7 20 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (2.93%) iPhone
9 14 (2.28%) Fintech
10 11 (1.79%) Reinsurance
11 10 (1.63%) Equities
12 9 (1.46%) User Experience
13 8 (1.30%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.30%) Learning Management System
13 8 (1.30%) Smartphone
14 7 (1.14%) Wiki
15 5 (0.81%) Handset
15 5 (0.81%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 339 (55.12%) Windows
2 166 (26.99%) Windows 7
3 134 (21.79%) Windows 10
4 93 (15.12%) Windows Server
5 69 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (5.53%) Android
8 27 (4.39%) Windows 8
9 25 (4.07%) Mac OS
10 24 (3.90%) Mac OS X
11 18 (2.93%) Linux
12 17 (2.76%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.81%) HPUX
13 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.65%) Unix
15 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.16%) AIX
17 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.81%) ITIL
2 97 (15.77%) Project Management
3 63 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
4 61 (9.92%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (6.34%) Migration
6 37 (6.02%) Service Management
7 35 (5.69%) Business Analysis
8 32 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (4.39%) Waterfall
9 27 (4.39%) Workflow
10 26 (4.23%) Change Management
10 26 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (4.07%) PRINCE2
11 25 (4.07%) Problem Management
12 24 (3.90%) Asset Management
12 24 (3.90%) Mathematics
12 24 (3.90%) Mobile Device Management
13 23 (3.74%) ITSM
14 22 (3.58%) Analytics
14 22 (3.58%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (17.72%) SQL
2 40 (6.50%) PowerShell
3 34 (5.53%) VBA
4 20 (3.25%) C
5 17 (2.76%) T-SQL
6 15 (2.44%) Perl
7 14 (2.28%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.30%) C#
9 7 (1.14%) PHP
9 7 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.98%) Java
10 6 (0.98%) Python
11 4 (0.65%) AWK
11 4 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.33%) R
12 2 (0.33%) VBScript
13 1 (0.16%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.16%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 76 (12.36%) Degree
2 36 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (4.72%) MCP
4 23 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (3.58%) MCSE
6 20 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (2.60%) A+ Certification
8 13 (2.11%) MCSA
9 10 (1.63%) CCNA
9 10 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.30%) HND
11 7 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.14%) MCDST
12 6 (0.98%) MOS
13 5 (0.81%) MCITP
14 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.65%) PMP
15 3 (0.49%) ISEB
15 3 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.74%) SLA
2 17 (2.76%) PMO
2 17 (2.76%) QA
3 15 (2.44%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.30%) GDPR
6 3 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.49%) SEPA
7 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.16%) EMIR
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.16%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.16%) PSD2
8 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 234 (38.05%) Active Directory
2 57 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.60%) XenApp
5 12 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (1.79%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.63%) XenServer
8 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.49%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.49%) vSphere
11 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 44 (7.15%) SCCM
2 13 (2.11%) WSUS
3 11 (1.79%) Kibana
3 11 (1.79%) Nagios
3 11 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.49%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.16%) Clonezilla
8 1 (0.16%) DameWare
8 1 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.16%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.16%) QRadar
8 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 424 (68.94%) Microsoft
2 83 (13.50%) Citrix
3 79 (12.85%) VMware
4 56 (9.11%) Cisco
5 55 (8.94%) Apple
6 38 (6.18%) ServiceNow
7 31 (5.04%) iManage
8 30 (4.88%) Adobe
9 18 (2.93%) Avaya
10 15 (2.44%) Google
10 15 (2.44%) SAP
11 14 (2.28%) Aderant
12 13 (2.11%) Symantec
13 12 (1.95%) Bloomberg
13 12 (1.95%) Oracle
13 12 (1.95%) Reuters
14 11 (1.79%) Sophos
15 10 (1.63%) Capita
15 10 (1.63%) Intapp
15 10 (1.63%) Palo Alto