Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 68 68
Rank change year-on-year -35 0 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 163 205 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.89% 3.87% 4.23%
As % of the Applications category 36.63% 45.66% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 140 172 384
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,688 £32,500 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +2.04%
75th Percentile £60,500 £58,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £74,375 £67,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +20.00% +2.74%

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 445 449 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.89% 8.48% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 386 371 737
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,375 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% +11.11% -

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 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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.

1 103 (63.19%) Microsoft
2 59 (36.20%) Microsoft 365
3 53 (32.52%) Windows
3 53 (32.52%) Finance
3 53 (32.52%) Social Skills
4 47 (28.83%) SQL
5 45 (27.61%) Azure
6 41 (25.15%) Active Directory
7 38 (23.31%) Microsoft Excel
8 34 (20.86%) SharePoint
9 33 (20.25%) Legal
10 32 (19.63%) Law
11 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (17.79%) Project Management
13 26 (15.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 26 (15.95%) Windows 10
14 25 (15.34%) PowerShell
15 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (14.72%) SQL Server
15 24 (14.72%) Management Information System
16 23 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (14.11%) Power Platform
17 22 (13.50%) Change Management
17 22 (13.50%) Power BI
18 20 (12.27%) SDLC
18 20 (12.27%) Banking
19 19 (11.66%) Data Management
20 18 (11.04%) MS Visio
20 18 (11.04%) Citrix
20 18 (11.04%) JIRA

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 34 (20.86%) SharePoint
2 17 (10.43%) IIS
3 6 (3.68%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.84%) Confluence
4 3 (1.84%) SAS
4 3 (1.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.61%) CMS
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (23.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (15.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (11.04%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.84%) FastStats
2 3 (1.84%) Unica
3 2 (1.23%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (1.23%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 1 (0.61%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 59 (36.20%) Microsoft 365
2 45 (27.61%) Azure
3 23 (14.11%) Power Platform
4 16 (9.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (8.59%) OneDrive
5 14 (8.59%) Power Automate
6 12 (7.36%) PowerApps
7 10 (6.13%) AWS
8 4 (2.45%) PaaS
9 3 (1.84%) GCP
9 3 (1.84%) Google Workspace
10 2 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (1.23%) SaaS
11 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) DHCP
1 13 (7.98%) DNS
2 12 (7.36%) VPN
3 10 (6.13%) FTP
4 9 (5.52%) WAN
5 8 (4.91%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (3.68%) Firewall
7 6 (3.68%) VLAN
8 5 (3.07%) VoIP
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.84%) Internet
9 3 (1.84%) WebEx
9 3 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.84%) Wireless
10 2 (1.23%) NAS
10 2 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.50%) Power BI
3 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.91%) Tableau
4 6 (3.68%) DTS
5 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.84%) QlikView
6 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2019
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.23%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 18 (11.04%) JIRA
2 4 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) Gatling
3 2 (1.23%) JMeter
3 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.23%) Locust
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) AutoIt
4 1 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (32.52%) Finance
1 53 (32.52%) Social Skills
2 33 (20.25%) Legal
3 32 (19.63%) Law
4 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (12.27%) Banking
6 11 (6.75%) Marketing
7 10 (6.13%) Investment Banking
8 8 (4.91%) Organisational Skills
9 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
10 6 (3.68%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (3.07%) Influencing Skills
12 3 (1.84%) Billing
12 3 (1.84%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
13 2 (1.23%) Retail
14 1 (0.61%) Advertising
14 1 (0.61%) Back Office
14 1 (0.61%) Games
14 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (26.99%) Analyst
2 17 (10.43%) IT Support
2 17 (10.43%) Team Leader
3 16 (9.82%) Support Analyst
4 15 (9.20%) Developer
5 13 (7.98%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.36%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.36%) IT Analyst
7 11 (6.75%) IT Support Analyst
8 10 (6.13%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.52%) SQL Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Administrator
10 8 (4.91%) Consultant
10 8 (4.91%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Senior SQL Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Digital Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.43%) JSON
2 13 (7.98%) .NET
3 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.29%) HTML
5 4 (2.45%) CSS
6 2 (1.23%) REST
6 2 (1.23%) Web Services
6 2 (1.23%) XML
7 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.61%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.61%) HTML5
7 1 (0.61%) jQuery
7 1 (0.61%) Kafka
7 1 (0.61%) LINQ
7 1 (0.61%) React
7 1 (0.61%) SOAP
7 1 (0.61%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.61%) WCF
7 1 (0.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.72%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.98%) Equities
3 9 (5.52%) iPhone
3 9 (5.52%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.68%) iPad
6 5 (3.07%) User Experience
7 4 (2.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (2.45%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.45%) Derivative
7 4 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.84%) EFT
8 3 (1.84%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.23%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.52%) Windows
2 26 (15.95%) Windows 10
3 11 (6.75%) Windows 7
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (4.91%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2019
6 6 (3.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.45%) Android
8 3 (1.84%) Linux
8 3 (1.84%) VMS
8 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.79%) Project Management
3 23 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (13.50%) Change Management
5 20 (12.27%) SDLC
6 19 (11.66%) Data Management
7 17 (10.43%) Analytics
7 17 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (10.43%) Time Management
8 16 (9.82%) ITIL
8 16 (9.82%) Risk Management
9 14 (8.59%) Information Security
10 13 (7.98%) DevOps
11 12 (7.36%) Asset Management
11 12 (7.36%) Line Management
11 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (6.75%) ERP
12 11 (6.75%) Service Delivery
12 11 (6.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (28.83%) SQL
2 25 (15.34%) PowerShell
3 14 (8.59%) Python
4 13 (7.98%) C#
5 11 (6.75%) VBA
6 4 (2.45%) C
7 3 (1.84%) R
7 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.23%) Java
9 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.61%) VB
9 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.36%) Degree
2 5 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (3.07%) MCSE
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.84%) CISSP
4 3 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.23%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.23%) SANS
6 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.61%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PhD
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
2 7 (4.29%) PMO
3 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.84%) GDPR
4 3 (1.84%) SLA
5 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 41 (25.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.84%) Firmware
5 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (4.91%) SCCM
3 3 (1.84%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.84%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.23%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.61%) SCOM
5 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 103 (63.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.04%) Citrix
3 13 (7.98%) Cisco
3 13 (7.98%) iManage
4 12 (7.36%) VMware
5 11 (6.75%) Apple
6 10 (6.13%) Fidessa
7 7 (4.29%) HP
8 5 (3.07%) MobileIron
9 4 (2.45%) Dell
9 4 (2.45%) IBM
9 4 (2.45%) Remedy
9 4 (2.45%) Veritas
10 3 (1.84%) Adobe
10 3 (1.84%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.84%) Cadence
10 3 (1.84%) Genesys
10 3 (1.84%) Google
10 3 (1.84%) NetApp
10 3 (1.84%) Symantec