Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 68 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 228 439 597
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.83% 4.19% 5.27%
As % of the Applications category 47.30% 52.57% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 206 387 541
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -12.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £63,750
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -7.50%

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 482 835 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.10% 7.97% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 408 739 1,031
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

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 12 July 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 12 July 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 +1 2 £60,000 +71.43%
Moorgate - 2 £47,500 -
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 167 (73.25%) Microsoft
2 128 (56.14%) Windows
3 96 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 94 (41.23%) Office 365
5 78 (34.21%) Finance
6 67 (29.39%) Windows 10
7 50 (21.93%) Windows Server
8 44 (19.30%) Microsoft Excel
9 42 (18.42%) Degree
10 41 (17.98%) Windows 7
10 41 (17.98%) ITIL
11 39 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 36 (15.79%) Citrix
13 34 (14.91%) Azure
14 32 (14.04%) SCCM
15 30 (13.16%) MS Exchange
16 29 (12.72%) PowerShell
16 29 (12.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 28 (12.28%) SQL
17 28 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (11.84%) TCP/IP
19 26 (11.40%) Cisco
20 25 (10.96%) Management Information System
20 25 (10.96%) Video Conferencing
21 24 (10.53%) CRM
21 24 (10.53%) MCSA
22 23 (10.09%) Law
22 23 (10.09%) Marketing
23 22 (9.65%) VMware
23 22 (9.65%) DNS

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 30 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.39%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.63%) IIS
5 5 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.19%) Confluence
5 5 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.75%) Mendix
6 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (19.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (12.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (9.21%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (2.19%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.32%) InVision
6 3 (1.32%) Sketch
7 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.88%) EViews
7 2 (0.88%) Stata
8 1 (0.44%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.44%) InDesign
8 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.44%) LightWave 3D
8 1 (0.44%) MODO
8 1 (0.44%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.75%) FastStats
2 4 (1.75%) Unica
3 3 (1.32%) Elite 3E
3 3 (1.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.88%) Eikon
4 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.88%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.88%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.88%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.88%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 94 (41.23%) Office 365
2 34 (14.91%) Azure
3 18 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (5.26%) AWS
5 10 (4.39%) Power Platform
5 10 (4.39%) WhatsApp
6 8 (3.51%) Mimecast
6 8 (3.51%) SaaS
7 7 (3.07%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.75%) G Suite
8 4 (1.75%) IaaS
9 3 (1.32%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.88%) NuGet
11 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.44%) GCP
11 1 (0.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.84%) TCP/IP
2 22 (9.65%) DNS
3 18 (7.89%) Firewall
3 18 (7.89%) VoIP
4 16 (7.02%) DHCP
4 16 (7.02%) Internet
5 12 (5.26%) Skype
6 11 (4.82%) VPN
7 8 (3.51%) Wireless
8 7 (3.07%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (2.19%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (2.19%) VLAN
9 5 (2.19%) WebEx
10 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.75%) Cisco Firepower
10 4 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.75%) LAN
10 4 (1.75%) PBX
10 4 (1.75%) RSVP
10 4 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.07%) Power BI
3 6 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.88%) QlikView
5 2 (0.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) MS Access
6 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.44%) Sisense
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (3.95%) JIRA
2 3 (1.32%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.88%) FishEye
3 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.88%) Selenium
3 2 (0.88%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 78 (34.21%) Finance
2 23 (10.09%) Law
2 23 (10.09%) Marketing
3 16 (7.02%) Legal
3 16 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.82%) Banking
5 10 (4.39%) Advertising
6 9 (3.95%) Public Sector
7 8 (3.51%) Front Office
8 6 (2.63%) Electronics
8 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.63%) Retail
9 4 (1.75%) Back Office
9 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.88%) Billing
12 1 (0.44%) Games
12 1 (0.44%) International Banking
12 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (36.40%) Analyst
2 39 (17.11%) Support Analyst
3 28 (12.28%) IT Support
4 24 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 22 (9.65%) Service Analyst
6 19 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 18 (7.89%) Desktop Analyst
7 18 (7.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 17 (7.46%) Support Engineer
9 16 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) IT Analyst
11 14 (6.14%) Team Leader
12 11 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.82%) IT Support Analyst
13 10 (4.39%) Administrator
13 10 (4.39%) Business Analyst
13 10 (4.39%) IT Engineer
13 10 (4.39%) Systems Analyst
14 9 (3.95%) Senior IT Support
14 9 (3.95%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.19%) COM
2 2 (0.88%) .NET
2 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.88%) CSS
2 2 (0.88%) D3.js
3 1 (0.44%) Corona SDK
3 1 (0.44%) HTML
3 1 (0.44%) Murex Flex
3 1 (0.44%) REST
3 1 (0.44%) SAML
3 1 (0.44%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (0.44%) V-Ray
3 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 25 (10.96%) Video Conferencing
3 20 (8.77%) iPhone
4 11 (4.82%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.95%) iPad
6 7 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.07%) User Experience
7 6 (2.63%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.63%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.19%) BYOD
8 5 (2.19%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.75%) Derivative
9 4 (1.75%) EFT
10 3 (1.32%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.32%) Fibre Optics
10 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 128 (56.14%) Windows
2 67 (29.39%) Windows 10
3 50 (21.93%) Windows Server
4 41 (17.98%) Windows 7
5 16 (7.02%) Linux
6 15 (6.58%) Android
6 15 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.95%) Unix
9 8 (3.51%) Mac OS X
9 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (3.07%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (2.63%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.32%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.44%) CentOS
14 1 (0.44%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.98%) ITIL
2 24 (10.53%) CRM
3 22 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (9.21%) Service Management
5 19 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (8.33%) Project Management
5 19 (8.33%) Time Management
6 18 (7.89%) Information Security
6 18 (7.89%) ITSM
7 17 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (7.46%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (5.70%) Presales
8 13 (5.70%) Requirements Gathering
8 13 (5.70%) SIEM
9 12 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.26%) Decision-Making
9 12 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 12 (5.26%) Migration
9 12 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.72%) PowerShell
2 28 (12.28%) SQL
3 8 (3.51%) Python
4 6 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.19%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.75%) C#
6 4 (1.75%) VBA
7 2 (0.88%) C
7 2 (0.88%) R
8 1 (0.44%) C++
8 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (18.42%) Degree
2 39 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (10.53%) MCSA
4 15 (6.58%) MCP
5 14 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.26%) CCNA
7 7 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (2.63%) A+ Certification
8 6 (2.63%) CCIE
8 6 (2.63%) CCSA
8 6 (2.63%) CISM
8 6 (2.63%) CISSP
8 6 (2.63%) JNCIA
8 6 (2.63%) SANS
8 6 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.32%) HND
10 3 (1.32%) MCDST
11 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.33%) SLA
2 10 (4.39%) GDPR
2 10 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.51%) PMO
4 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) COBIT
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.44%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 96 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.95%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.95%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (1.75%) XenApp
5 3 (1.32%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (14.04%) SCCM
2 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.63%) QRadar
4 4 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.88%) Ansible
5 2 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.44%) SCOM
6 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 167 (73.25%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.79%) Citrix
3 26 (11.40%) Cisco
4 22 (9.65%) VMware
5 20 (8.77%) Apple
6 16 (7.02%) Bloomberg
7 13 (5.70%) Reuters
8 11 (4.82%) iManage
9 10 (4.39%) Avaya
9 10 (4.39%) IBM
10 9 (3.95%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.95%) SAP
11 8 (3.51%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.63%) BeyondTrust
12 6 (2.63%) Bomgar
12 6 (2.63%) CyberArk
12 6 (2.63%) LogRhythm
12 6 (2.63%) Mitel
12 6 (2.63%) NetWitness
12 6 (2.63%) Thycotic