Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 69 45
Rank change year-on-year +21 -24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 599 413 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.37% 3.99% 5.27%
As % of the Applications category 52.82% 40.41% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 541 377 638
City of London median annual salary £37,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.94% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £24,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £77,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.13% +6.67% -

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 1,134 1,022 1,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.17% 9.88% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 940 1,360
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +5 8 £47,500 +63.79%
Microsoft Office
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 406 (67.78%) Microsoft
2 318 (53.09%) Windows
3 222 (37.06%) Active Directory
4 208 (34.72%) Finance
5 149 (24.87%) Windows 7
6 148 (24.71%) Microsoft Excel
7 137 (22.87%) ITIL
8 130 (21.70%) Windows 10
9 126 (21.04%) Office 365
10 103 (17.20%) SQL
11 93 (15.53%) MS Exchange
12 87 (14.52%) Windows Server
13 85 (14.19%) Law
13 85 (14.19%) VMware
14 82 (13.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 78 (13.02%) Project Management
16 77 (12.85%) Cisco
17 75 (12.52%) Citrix
18 72 (12.02%) Degree
19 69 (11.52%) Legal
20 67 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
21 66 (11.02%) Firewall
22 64 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
23 62 (10.35%) DNS
24 57 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
25 55 (9.18%) TCP/IP
25 55 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
26 54 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
27 53 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
28 52 (8.68%) SCCM

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 93 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 47 (7.85%) SharePoint
3 35 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (5.84%) Skype for Business
4 22 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (2.00%) Confluence
7 11 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.17%) IIS
11 5 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.33%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.33%) CMS
13 2 (0.33%) Exstream Dialogue
13 2 (0.33%) Mule
13 2 (0.33%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.17%) GeoServer
Applications
1 148 (24.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 82 (13.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 38 (6.34%) MS Visio
4 27 (4.51%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.84%) Adobe Captivate
5 11 (1.84%) Camtasia
6 8 (1.34%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.83%) InDesign
7 5 (0.83%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.50%) QuarkXPress
9 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.50%) SPSS
9 3 (0.50%) Stata
10 2 (0.33%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.17%) InVision
11 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (2.00%) Carpe Diem
2 8 (1.34%) Eikon
3 4 (0.67%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.50%) iTrent
5 2 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) Exstream
5 2 (0.33%) Magento
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.17%) Misys Opics
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 1 (0.17%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 126 (21.04%) Office 365
2 49 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (3.34%) Mimecast
5 11 (1.84%) Slack
6 8 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (1.00%) G Suite
7 6 (1.00%) OneDrive
7 6 (1.00%) SaaS
8 4 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.50%) GitHub
10 2 (0.33%) Force.com
10 2 (0.33%) IaaS
11 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.17%) iTunes
11 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 66 (11.02%) Firewall
2 62 (10.35%) DNS
3 55 (9.18%) TCP/IP
4 44 (7.35%) WAN
5 41 (6.84%) LAN
6 40 (6.68%) Skype
7 39 (6.51%) VPN
8 35 (5.84%) DHCP
9 30 (5.01%) Wireless
10 24 (4.01%) Unified Communications
10 24 (4.01%) VoIP
11 22 (3.67%) VLAN
12 18 (3.01%) WebEx
13 13 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (2.00%) Internet
14 12 (2.00%) IP Telephony
15 10 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.67%) SAN
16 9 (1.50%) Intranet
16 9 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.17%) Power BI
5 7 (1.17%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.50%) Big Data
8 3 (0.50%) DB2
8 3 (0.50%) MySQL
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.50%) PowerCenter
8 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (3.84%) JIRA
2 6 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.33%) JUnit
5 1 (0.17%) Ant
5 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.17%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.17%) Maven
5 1 (0.17%) Mockito
5 1 (0.17%) MSI
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.17%) Selenium
5 1 (0.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.17%) TestNG
General
1 208 (34.72%) Finance
2 85 (14.19%) Law
3 69 (11.52%) Legal
4 27 (4.51%) Banking
5 25 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.51%) Back Office
7 20 (3.34%) Advertising
8 17 (2.84%) Front Office
9 16 (2.67%) Retail
10 11 (1.84%) Marketing
11 10 (1.67%) Billing
12 9 (1.50%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.67%) Military
13 4 (0.67%) Publishing
14 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 2 (0.33%) French Language
15 2 (0.33%) Games
15 2 (0.33%) German Language
15 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 241 (40.23%) Analyst
2 107 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 104 (17.36%) Support Analyst
4 90 (15.03%) IT Support
5 68 (11.35%) Desktop Support
6 67 (11.19%) IT Analyst
7 49 (8.18%) IT Support Analyst
8 46 (7.68%) Service Analyst
9 41 (6.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 39 (6.51%) IT Engineer
11 35 (5.84%) Desktop Engineer
11 35 (5.84%) IT Support Engineer
12 34 (5.68%) Trainer
13 30 (5.01%) 2nd Line Support
13 30 (5.01%) IT Trainer
14 27 (4.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 25 (4.17%) Applications Support
16 23 (3.84%) Business Analyst
16 23 (3.84%) Data Analyst
17 20 (3.34%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.50%) .NET
2 10 (1.67%) HTML
2 10 (1.67%) XML
3 9 (1.50%) X-Windows
4 8 (1.34%) JSON
5 7 (1.17%) Web Services
6 6 (1.00%) CSS
7 5 (0.83%) LDAP
8 3 (0.50%) COM
8 3 (0.50%) jQuery
8 3 (0.50%) XMPP
9 2 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.33%) J2EE
9 2 (0.33%) REST
9 2 (0.33%) SOAP
10 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.17%) JMS
10 1 (0.17%) JSP
10 1 (0.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 34 (5.68%) Blackberry
4 31 (5.18%) e-Learning
4 31 (5.18%) Video Conferencing
5 29 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (4.67%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.67%) Data Centre
8 20 (3.34%) iPhone
9 16 (2.67%) Reinsurance
10 12 (2.00%) Learning Management System
11 10 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.67%) User Experience
12 9 (1.50%) Fintech
12 9 (1.50%) Fixed Income
13 6 (1.00%) Equities
13 6 (1.00%) Handset
13 6 (1.00%) Wiki
14 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 318 (53.09%) Windows
2 149 (24.87%) Windows 7
3 130 (21.70%) Windows 10
4 87 (14.52%) Windows Server
5 64 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (5.84%) Android
8 28 (4.67%) Windows 8
9 24 (4.01%) Linux
9 24 (4.01%) Mac OS
10 17 (2.84%) Mac OS X
11 13 (2.17%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.17%) Unix
14 5 (0.83%) HPUX
15 3 (0.50%) Solaris
15 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (22.87%) ITIL
2 78 (13.02%) Project Management
3 67 (11.19%) Problem-Solving
4 57 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (4.67%) Migration
7 27 (4.51%) Service Management
8 26 (4.34%) Asset Management
8 26 (4.34%) Change Management
8 26 (4.34%) Data Analysis
9 25 (4.17%) ITSM
9 25 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 25 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (4.17%) Workflow
10 23 (3.84%) SDLC
10 23 (3.84%) Service Delivery
11 22 (3.67%) Business Analysis
11 22 (3.67%) Mathematics
11 22 (3.67%) Waterfall
12 21 (3.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 103 (17.20%) SQL
2 34 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 27 (4.51%) VBA
4 18 (3.01%) C
5 17 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.17%) Perl
6 13 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.00%) Java
8 11 (1.84%) C#
9 7 (1.17%) PHP
9 7 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.83%) Python
12 3 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.50%) VBScript
13 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.33%) Groovy
13 2 (0.33%) R
13 2 (0.33%) VB
14 1 (0.17%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 72 (12.02%) Degree
2 36 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.51%) MCP
4 27 (4.51%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (4.01%) MCSE
6 17 (2.84%) MCSA
7 14 (2.34%) A+ Certification
7 14 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.34%) HND
10 7 (1.17%) CCNA
11 6 (1.00%) MOS
12 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.67%) MCDST
12 4 (0.67%) PMP
13 3 (0.50%) CCNP
13 3 (0.50%) ISEB
13 3 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.01%) SLA
2 17 (2.84%) PMO
3 16 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 15 (2.50%) QA
5 12 (2.00%) GDPR
5 12 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.33%) SEPA
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.17%) PSD2
8 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 222 (37.06%) Active Directory
2 55 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.67%) XenApp
5 11 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (1.50%) XenDesktop
6 9 (1.50%) XenServer
7 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (1.00%) vSphere
9 3 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 52 (8.68%) SCCM
2 18 (3.01%) WSUS
3 10 (1.67%) Kibana
3 10 (1.67%) Nagios
4 8 (1.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (1.17%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.00%) vCenter Server
7 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.50%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.33%) Cacti
9 2 (0.33%) DameWare
9 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.17%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.17%) SCOM
10 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 406 (67.78%) Microsoft
2 85 (14.19%) VMware
3 77 (12.85%) Cisco
4 75 (12.52%) Citrix
5 52 (8.68%) Apple
6 40 (6.68%) Adobe
7 34 (5.68%) iManage
8 33 (5.51%) ServiceNow
9 17 (2.84%) Oracle
10 15 (2.50%) Aderant
11 14 (2.34%) NETGEAR
12 13 (2.17%) Avaya
12 13 (2.17%) Bloomberg
13 12 (2.00%) Reuters
14 11 (1.84%) SAP
14 11 (1.84%) Sophos
15 10 (1.67%) Equitrac
15 10 (1.67%) Intapp
15 10 (1.67%) LexisNexis
16 9 (1.50%) Veeam