Period
to 25 November 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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 70 47
Rank change year-on-year -47 -23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 92 398 576
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 4.01% 5.23%
As % of the Applications category 35.66% 46.82% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 89 374 532
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.38% -17.06%
10th Percentile £29,500 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -10.71%

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 258 850 1,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.41% 8.56% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 200 750 927
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £85,250 £76,250 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £46,750 £45,500
% change year-on-year +12.30% +2.75% -4.21%

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 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 65 (70.65%) Microsoft
2 47 (51.09%) Windows
3 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 43 (46.74%) Office 365
5 37 (40.22%) Finance
6 34 (36.96%) Windows 10
7 23 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 23 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Excel
9 16 (17.39%) Windows Server
10 14 (15.22%) ITIL
10 14 (15.22%) Project Management
11 13 (14.13%) Azure
12 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.04%) Law
12 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (10.87%) Legal
13 10 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
14 9 (9.78%) AWS
14 9 (9.78%) Degree
15 8 (8.70%) Adobe
15 8 (8.70%) Cisco
16 7 (7.61%) MS Visio
16 7 (7.61%) SQL
16 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
16 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (6.52%) Mimecast
17 6 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
17 6 (6.52%) Telecoms

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 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) Confluence
3 3 (3.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (7.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.43%) Acrobat
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (4.35%) AutoCAD
6 2 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (1.09%) 3ds Max
7 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (1.09%) InDesign
7 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
7 1 (1.09%) LightWave 3D
7 1 (1.09%) MODO
7 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
7 1 (1.09%) Revit
7 1 (1.09%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (1.09%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.09%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 43 (46.74%) Office 365
2 13 (14.13%) Azure
3 9 (9.78%) AWS
4 6 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (6.52%) Mimecast
5 3 (3.26%) G Suite
6 2 (2.17%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.09%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) DHCP
1 5 (5.43%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) Skype
2 4 (4.35%) VPN
3 3 (3.26%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.17%) VoIP
4 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.17%) Wireless
5 1 (1.09%) 3G
5 1 (1.09%) 4G
5 1 (1.09%) Broadband
5 1 (1.09%) LAN
5 1 (1.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) GIS
2 2 (2.17%) QGIS
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.09%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.09%) Power BI
3 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Selenium
2 2 (2.17%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (40.22%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Law
3 10 (10.87%) Legal
4 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.43%) Marketing
6 4 (4.35%) Public Sector
7 3 (3.26%) Advertising
8 2 (2.17%) Electronics
8 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.17%) Local Government
8 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.09%) Banking
9 1 (1.09%) Billing
9 1 (1.09%) Games
9 1 (1.09%) Housing Association
9 1 (1.09%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Analyst
2 25 (27.17%) Support Analyst
3 22 (23.91%) Desktop Analyst
3 22 (23.91%) Desktop Support
3 22 (23.91%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 20 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (19.57%) Windows Support Analyst
6 17 (18.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 16 (17.39%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 16 (17.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 16 (17.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 16 (17.39%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 16 (17.39%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Service Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
10 7 (7.61%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (6.52%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
11 6 (6.52%) Help Desk Analyst
11 6 (6.52%) Help Desk Support
11 6 (6.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) HTML
2 2 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (1.09%) Corona SDK
3 1 (1.09%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (1.09%) V-Ray
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.26%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.26%) Video Editing
5 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.17%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.09%) Derivative
6 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) iPhone
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 34 (36.96%) Windows 10
3 16 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) Android
5 3 (3.26%) Linux
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) ITIL
1 14 (15.22%) Project Management
2 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (6.52%) E-Discovery
4 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.43%) Change Management
4 5 (5.43%) Document Management
4 5 (5.43%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
4 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
5 4 (4.35%) Analytics
5 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.35%) Critical Thinking
5 4 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 4 (4.35%) DevOps
5 4 (4.35%) Identity Management
5 4 (4.35%) SDLC
6 3 (3.26%) Presales
6 3 (3.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.61%) SQL
3 4 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.78%) Degree
3 5 (5.43%) MCSA
4 4 (4.35%) BICSI RCDD
4 4 (4.35%) RIBA
5 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.17%) ISEB
7 1 (1.09%) CISA
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.09%) CISM
7 1 (1.09%) CISSP
7 1 (1.09%) CRISC
7 1 (1.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.09%) MCP
7 1 (1.09%) SANS
7 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) GDPR
4 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (1.09%) NIST
4 1 (1.09%) PMO
4 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 44 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 65 (70.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Adobe
2 8 (8.70%) Cisco
3 5 (5.43%) Google
3 5 (5.43%) iManage
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Citrix
4 3 (3.26%) HP
4 3 (3.26%) Sage
5 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.17%) Intapp
5 2 (2.17%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.17%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.17%) Sophos
5 2 (2.17%) Sparx
5 2 (2.17%) Xero
5 2 (2.17%) Xerox