The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 66 61
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 3380 4065 4762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.02% 4.46% 4.58%
As % of the Applications category 45.92% 48.31% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 3412 3868
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.53% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000

Microsoft 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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7361 8415 10503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.75% 9.23% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5803 6950 8333
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -2.94%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in England

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in England

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in England

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 1348 £40,000 +14.28% 152
South East +15 773 £30,000 -6.25% 90
East of England -33 254 £37,500 +10.29% 38
North West -22 237 £26,500 -8.62% 36
West Midlands +8 236 £30,000 +9.09% 30
South West +5 226 £29,000 -3.33% 34
Yorkshire -17 200 £27,250 +6.86% 39
East Midlands -44 70 £28,500 +18.75% 10
North East +17 27 £31,500 +14.54% 7
Midlands -1 2 £31,850 -25.05% 40
Microsoft Office
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 England region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 4417 (66.72%) Microsoft
2 3398 (51.33%) Windows
3 2128 (32.15%) Active Directory
4 1512 (22.84%) Microsoft Excel
5 1486 (22.45%) Windows 7
6 1474 (22.27%) Finance
7 1329 (20.08%) ITIL
8 1149 (17.36%) SQL
9 1111 (16.78%) Windows Server
10 1018 (15.38%) Office 365
11 1014 (15.32%) MS Exchange
12 933 (14.09%) Degree
13 826 (12.48%) Citrix
14 807 (12.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 787 (11.89%) VMware
16 748 (11.30%) SQL Server
17 732 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
18 711 (10.74%) Project Management
18 711 (10.74%) Windows 10
19 692 (10.45%) SharePoint
20 625 (9.44%) SLA
21 621 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
22 607 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
23 565 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
24 557 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
25 540 (8.16%) Cisco
26 535 (8.08%) Firewall
27 524 (7.92%) TCP/IP
27 524 (7.92%) DNS
28 512 (7.73%) MS Visio

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1014 (15.32%) MS Exchange
2 692 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 346 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 299 (4.52%) Skype for Business
5 186 (2.81%) IIS
6 152 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 133 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 112 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 92 (1.39%) CMS
10 79 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 60 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
12 59 (0.89%) SAS
13 53 (0.80%) IBM Notes
14 41 (0.62%) MS Project Server
15 40 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
16 38 (0.57%) Apache
16 38 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
17 33 (0.50%) Confluence
18 32 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
19 24 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 1512 (22.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 807 (12.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 512 (7.73%) MS Visio
4 437 (6.60%) Microsoft Project
5 76 (1.15%) Photoshop
6 62 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
7 56 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
8 42 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 33 (0.50%) Adobe Captivate
9 33 (0.50%) InDesign
10 32 (0.48%) Acrobat
11 22 (0.33%) Camtasia
12 17 (0.26%) AutoCAD
12 17 (0.26%) SPSS
13 16 (0.24%) RoboHelp
13 16 (0.24%) Snagit
14 13 (0.20%) FrameMaker
15 10 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
16 9 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
17 8 (0.12%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 82 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 34 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 29 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.33%) SAP MM
6 21 (0.32%) WebTrends
7 20 (0.30%) Visualfiles
8 19 (0.29%) Workday HCM
9 18 (0.27%) SAP BPC
9 18 (0.27%) SAP FI
10 16 (0.24%) SAP ERP
10 16 (0.24%) SAP SD
11 15 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
11 15 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
12 14 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
12 14 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
13 13 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 12 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
14 12 (0.18%) SAP CRM
14 12 (0.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1018 (15.38%) Office 365
2 322 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 99 (1.50%) SaaS
5 56 (0.85%) Mimecast
6 53 (0.80%) IaaS
7 50 (0.76%) G Suite
8 44 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 38 (0.57%) Google Analytics
10 26 (0.39%) OneDrive
11 23 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 23 (0.35%) PaaS
12 21 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 18 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
15 11 (0.17%) Dropbox
16 7 (0.11%) AdWords
16 7 (0.11%) OpenDNS
16 7 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 535 (8.08%) Firewall
2 524 (7.92%) DNS
2 524 (7.92%) TCP/IP
3 502 (7.58%) LAN
4 465 (7.02%) VPN
5 461 (6.96%) DHCP
6 454 (6.86%) WAN
7 320 (4.83%) Internet
8 230 (3.47%) Skype
9 194 (2.93%) VoIP
10 173 (2.61%) SAN
11 162 (2.45%) Wireless
12 111 (1.68%) VLAN
13 100 (1.51%) Network Security
14 95 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
15 90 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
16 70 (1.06%) SMTP
17 69 (1.04%) MPLS
18 68 (1.03%) Intranet
19 60 (0.91%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 748 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 181 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 163 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 127 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 97 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 94 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 94 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 83 (1.25%) MySQL
8 66 (1.00%) MS Access
9 65 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
10 64 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 60 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 59 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
13 57 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
14 51 (0.77%) Oracle Database
15 44 (0.66%) Power BI
16 33 (0.50%) QlikView
17 27 (0.41%) Big Data
18 26 (0.39%) RDBMS
19 24 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 129 (1.95%) Visual Studio
2 98 (1.48%) JIRA
3 93 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (0.60%) Selenium
5 35 (0.53%) MSI
6 30 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 27 (0.41%) Axure RP
7 27 (0.41%) Subversion
8 26 (0.39%) HP UFT
9 23 (0.35%) WiX
10 20 (0.30%) NUnit
10 20 (0.30%) T4 Templates
11 19 (0.29%) Jenkins
12 17 (0.26%) SpecFlow
12 17 (0.26%) TeamCity
13 16 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
14 15 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.20%) LoadRunner
15 13 (0.20%) ProC
General
1 1474 (22.27%) Finance
2 424 (6.40%) Legal
3 373 (5.63%) Marketing
4 339 (5.12%) Law
5 323 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 297 (4.49%) Banking
7 219 (3.31%) Retail
8 194 (2.93%) Manufacturing
9 147 (2.22%) Back Office
10 143 (2.16%) Advertising
11 88 (1.33%) Financial Institution
12 75 (1.13%) Investment Banking
13 62 (0.94%) Publishing
14 60 (0.91%) Retail Banking
15 58 (0.88%) Electronics
15 58 (0.88%) French Language
16 55 (0.83%) Billing
17 49 (0.74%) German Language
18 39 (0.59%) Automotive
18 39 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2233 (33.73%) Analyst
2 874 (13.20%) Support Analyst
3 771 (11.65%) IT Support
4 730 (11.03%) Support Engineer
5 642 (9.70%) Service Analyst
6 535 (8.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 474 (7.16%) 2nd Line Support
8 452 (6.83%) IT Analyst
9 365 (5.51%) Developer
10 349 (5.27%) IT Engineer
11 343 (5.18%) Desktop Support
12 316 (4.77%) IT Support Analyst
13 296 (4.47%) Project Manager
14 290 (4.38%) 1st Line Support
15 270 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
16 265 (4.00%) Business Analyst
17 230 (3.47%) Consultant
18 224 (3.38%) Administrator
19 214 (3.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
20 212 (3.20%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (6.04%) .NET
2 274 (4.14%) HTML
3 185 (2.79%) CSS
4 160 (2.42%) XML
5 149 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 139 (2.10%) .NET Framework
7 92 (1.39%) Web Services
8 77 (1.16%) HTML5
9 74 (1.12%) jQuery
10 69 (1.04%) AngularJS
11 64 (0.97%) Entity Framework
12 52 (0.79%) WPF
13 42 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (0.62%) WCF
15 39 (0.59%) XSLT
16 38 (0.57%) CSS3
17 37 (0.56%) WinForms
18 35 (0.53%) SOAP
19 34 (0.51%) EDI
20 32 (0.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 732 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 298 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 251 (3.79%) Blackberry
4 217 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 214 (3.23%) Driving Licence
6 191 (2.89%) Data Centre
7 151 (2.28%) User Experience
8 145 (2.19%) iPad
9 136 (2.05%) iPhone
10 132 (1.99%) Social Media
11 106 (1.60%) Smartphone
12 95 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
13 92 (1.39%) e-Learning
14 67 (1.01%) Fat Client
14 67 (1.01%) Thin Client
15 49 (0.74%) Mobile App
16 48 (0.73%) Fintech
17 45 (0.68%) Clustering
18 41 (0.62%) FMCG
19 40 (0.60%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3398 (51.33%) Windows
2 1486 (22.45%) Windows 7
3 1111 (16.78%) Windows Server
4 711 (10.74%) Windows 10
5 621 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 607 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 449 (6.78%) Windows 8
8 315 (4.76%) Linux
9 274 (4.14%) Windows XP
10 273 (4.12%) Android
11 267 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 223 (3.37%) Apple iOS
13 201 (3.04%) Mac OS X
14 146 (2.21%) Unix
15 89 (1.34%) Mac OS
16 62 (0.94%) Windows Vista
17 37 (0.56%) Windows Phone
18 31 (0.47%) Solaris
19 30 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 19 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1329 (20.08%) ITIL
2 711 (10.74%) Project Management
3 565 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
4 416 (6.28%) PRINCE2
5 415 (6.27%) CRM
6 393 (5.94%) Service Management
7 340 (5.14%) Change Management
8 335 (5.06%) Time Management
9 332 (5.02%) Service Delivery
10 319 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 293 (4.43%) Mentoring
12 289 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
13 258 (3.90%) SDLC
14 240 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 230 (3.47%) ERP
16 226 (3.41%) Business Analysis
17 222 (3.35%) Analytics
18 208 (3.14%) Asset Management
19 188 (2.84%) Migration
20 183 (2.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1149 (17.36%) SQL
2 339 (5.12%) C#
3 265 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 197 (2.98%) JavaScript
5 159 (2.40%) C
6 149 (2.25%) Java
7 134 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 125 (1.89%) VBA
9 121 (1.83%) VB
10 81 (1.22%) PHP
11 69 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 65 (0.98%) Python
13 57 (0.86%) C++
13 57 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 46 (0.69%) VBScript
15 42 (0.63%) Shell Script
16 33 (0.50%) R
17 28 (0.42%) Perl
18 25 (0.38%) Bash Shell
19 22 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 933 (14.09%) Degree
2 557 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 331 (5.00%) MCSE
4 261 (3.94%) MCP
5 221 (3.34%) Security Cleared
6 193 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
7 173 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
8 168 (2.54%) MCSA
9 133 (2.01%) CCNA
10 124 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 98 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
12 91 (1.37%) PMI Certification
12 91 (1.37%) PMP
13 75 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 71 (1.07%) A+ Certification
15 68 (1.03%) ISEB
16 64 (0.97%) CCNP
17 59 (0.89%) MCITP
18 58 (0.88%) MCDST
19 49 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 625 (9.44%) SLA
2 248 (3.75%) PMO
3 224 (3.38%) QA
4 92 (1.39%) Data Quality
5 41 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 27 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 20 (0.30%) GDPR
8 18 (0.27%) P3O
9 16 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 14 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 15288
11 13 (0.20%) ISO 14001
12 12 (0.18%) ISO 22301
13 10 (0.15%) Basel III
14 9 (0.14%) COBIT
15 8 (0.12%) MiFID
16 7 (0.11%) Solvency II
17 6 (0.091%) GAAP
18 4 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 4 (0.060%) SEPA
System Software
1 2128 (32.15%) Active Directory
2 498 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 330 (4.98%) Hyper-V
4 226 (3.41%) XenApp
5 117 (1.77%) XenDesktop
6 105 (1.59%) vSphere
7 98 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
8 57 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
9 45 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
10 41 (0.62%) Terminal Services
11 32 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
12 28 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
13 26 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
13 26 (0.39%) ProxySG
14 21 (0.32%) Terminal Server
15 18 (0.27%) Postfix
16 17 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (0.18%) XenServer
18 11 (0.17%) VMware Server
19 9 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 368 (5.56%) SCCM
2 83 (1.25%) WSUS
3 80 (1.21%) Backup Exec
4 55 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 47 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 38 (0.57%) SCOM
7 27 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
8 23 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 22 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 22 (0.33%) vCenter Server
10 20 (0.30%) XenMobile
11 16 (0.24%) OpenView
12 15 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
12 15 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 14 (0.21%) Cacti
13 14 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
13 14 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
14 12 (0.18%) Control-M
14 12 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
14 12 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4417 (66.72%) Microsoft
2 826 (12.48%) Citrix
3 787 (11.89%) VMware
4 540 (8.16%) Cisco
5 372 (5.62%) Apple
6 319 (4.82%) Oracle
7 285 (4.31%) HP
8 243 (3.67%) SAP
9 212 (3.20%) Adobe
10 132 (1.99%) Google
11 123 (1.86%) iManage
12 106 (1.60%) Dell
13 104 (1.57%) Remedy
13 104 (1.57%) ServiceNow
14 95 (1.44%) Symantec
15 94 (1.42%) Avaya
16 80 (1.21%) IBM
17 75 (1.13%) Juniper
18 74 (1.12%) McAfee
19 69 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20 to £20 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum Up to £26,000 + Benefits!!
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £26,000 to £27,999 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
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Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Lewis Paige
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25-30k+
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum + unbeatable benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Acorns Childrens Hospice Trust
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum (pro-rata for part-time)
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £27K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25k-£40k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Merseyside
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35k per annum plus benefits
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Newcastle, Staffordshire
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