The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
London / Croydon
Rank 16 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 22 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 12.57% 14.68% 13.94%
As % of the Applications category 56.41% 66.07% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 23
Median salary £23,000 £26,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 39 56 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 22.29% 22.22% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 54 42
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +51.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Croydon

MS Office
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office in Croydon.

Salary trend for MS Office in Croydon

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Croydon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Office in Croydon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
5 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
7 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) Ticket Management
8 6 (23.08%) Office 365
9 5 (19.23%) iPad
9 5 (19.23%) DBS Check
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
10 4 (15.38%) Service Management
10 4 (15.38%) ITSM
10 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (11.54%) Banking
11 3 (11.54%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) SQL
11 3 (11.54%) VBA
12 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
12 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
12 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
12 2 (7.69%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) SAS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Field Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Junior
3 5 (19.23%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Field Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Technician
4 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Field Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Server Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Support
5 2 (7.69%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
1 5 (19.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.85%) Android
8 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Ticket Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) ITSM
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) VBA
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.85%) OpenView
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Sophos
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas