Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,987 2,561 2,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.53% 3.71% 3.64%
As % of the Applications category 46.22% 44.51% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,651 2,169 2,147
London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4,299 5,754 6,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.63% 8.34% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,489 4,590 4,850
London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.30% +2.67% -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in London

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in London

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in London over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in London

Microsoft Office
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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
Central London -22 543 £37,500 +4.17% 81
South London -8 97 £34,250 +14.17% 8
West London -24 97 £37,500 +4.17% 61
East London +14 38 £34,000 +29.52% 30
North London -8 16 £37,750 -24.50% 5
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 1,396 (70.26%) Microsoft
2 1,038 (52.24%) Windows
3 781 (39.31%) Active Directory
4 718 (36.13%) Office 365
5 527 (26.52%) Windows 10
6 508 (25.57%) Finance
7 441 (22.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 425 (21.39%) Windows 7
9 390 (19.63%) Windows Server
10 371 (18.67%) ITIL
11 361 (18.17%) Degree
12 304 (15.30%) SQL
13 299 (15.05%) Azure
14 266 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
15 232 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
16 229 (11.52%) Project Management
17 224 (11.27%) SCCM
18 223 (11.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 215 (10.82%) MS Exchange
20 206 (10.37%) LAN
21 204 (10.27%) SharePoint
22 202 (10.17%) VMware
23 197 (9.91%) DNS
23 197 (9.91%) Citrix
24 190 (9.56%) SQL Server
25 188 (9.46%) Firewall
26 184 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
27 176 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
28 170 (8.56%) DHCP
28 170 (8.56%) Cisco

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 215 (10.82%) MS Exchange
2 204 (10.27%) SharePoint
3 121 (6.09%) Skype for Business
4 60 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 46 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (1.86%) Confluence
7 29 (1.46%) IIS
8 19 (0.96%) CMS
9 15 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (0.65%) Apache
11 11 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.55%) IBM Notes
12 10 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.40%) WordPress
14 7 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.30%) JCAPS
15 6 (0.30%) Moodle
15 6 (0.30%) SAS
15 6 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 441 (22.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 223 (11.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 140 (7.05%) MS Visio
4 93 (4.68%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.40%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.40%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.30%) InVision
9 5 (0.25%) S-PLUS
9 5 (0.25%) SPSS
10 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.20%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.20%) Revit
10 4 (0.20%) Sketch
10 4 (0.20%) Stata
11 2 (0.10%) EViews
12 1 (0.050%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.050%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 44 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.41%) Elite 3E
3 20 (1.01%) Temenos T24
4 19 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.35%) Q-Pulse
8 7 (0.35%) Sage CRM
9 6 (0.30%) Carpe Diem
9 6 (0.30%) Eikon
9 6 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle AGIS
10 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.25%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
11 4 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 4 (0.20%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 718 (36.13%) Office 365
2 299 (15.05%) Azure
3 68 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
4 63 (3.17%) AWS
5 53 (2.67%) Power Platform
6 51 (2.57%) OneDrive
7 39 (1.96%) SaaS
8 24 (1.21%) G Suite
9 22 (1.11%) IaaS
9 22 (1.11%) PaaS
10 21 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
10 21 (1.06%) Google Analytics
11 20 (1.01%) Mimecast
11 20 (1.01%) OpenDNS
12 14 (0.70%) GitHub
13 11 (0.55%) Trello
14 9 (0.45%) Dropbox
14 9 (0.45%) Force.com
14 9 (0.45%) Slack
15 6 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 206 (10.37%) LAN
2 197 (9.91%) DNS
3 188 (9.46%) Firewall
4 170 (8.56%) DHCP
5 167 (8.40%) WAN
6 159 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 147 (7.40%) VPN
8 134 (6.74%) Skype
9 115 (5.79%) VoIP
10 74 (3.72%) Wireless
11 73 (3.67%) Internet
12 66 (3.32%) Wi-Fi
13 54 (2.72%) Remote Desktop
14 47 (2.37%) Network Security
15 45 (2.26%) SAN
16 38 (1.91%) VLAN
17 25 (1.26%) IP Telephony
18 24 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
19 18 (0.91%) MPLS
20 17 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (2.52%) Power BI
5 47 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (1.41%) MySQL
8 27 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (1.26%) Relational Database
10 20 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 19 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
11 19 (0.96%) MongoDB
12 17 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (0.60%) SQL Server 2017
15 11 (0.55%) Big Data
16 10 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
17 9 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
17 9 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 72 (3.62%) JIRA
2 22 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (1.11%) Visual Studio
3 16 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 13 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (0.45%) Selenium
6 8 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (0.35%) SpecFlow
8 6 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (0.25%) Ant
9 5 (0.25%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.25%) Balsamiq
9 5 (0.25%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.20%) Hudson
10 4 (0.20%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.15%) Maven
11 3 (0.15%) Subversion
12 2 (0.10%) FrontPage
12 2 (0.10%) HP UFT
General
1 508 (25.57%) Finance
2 166 (8.35%) Law
3 133 (6.69%) Legal
4 129 (6.49%) Marketing
5 115 (5.79%) Banking
6 80 (4.03%) Retail
7 66 (3.32%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.46%) Public Sector
9 24 (1.21%) Back Office
10 23 (1.16%) Advertising
11 22 (1.11%) Games
12 17 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.86%) Front Office
13 15 (0.75%) Publishing
14 14 (0.70%) Billing
15 12 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.60%) Local Government
16 11 (0.55%) French Language
17 10 (0.50%) Norwegian Language
17 10 (0.50%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 664 (33.42%) Analyst
2 292 (14.70%) Support Analyst
3 262 (13.19%) IT Support
3 262 (13.19%) Support Engineer
4 191 (9.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 178 (8.96%) IT Analyst
6 141 (7.10%) Service Analyst
7 131 (6.59%) Desktop Support
8 124 (6.24%) Service Desk Analyst
9 117 (5.89%) IT Support Analyst
10 112 (5.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 111 (5.59%) IT Engineer
12 100 (5.03%) Consultant
13 92 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 81 (4.08%) Junior
15 80 (4.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 78 (3.93%) IT Support Engineer
17 76 (3.82%) Developer
18 75 (3.77%) Project Manager
19 72 (3.62%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (3.22%) .NET
1 64 (3.22%) HTML
2 41 (2.06%) CSS
3 38 (1.91%) ASP.NET
4 31 (1.56%) HTML5
5 26 (1.31%) Web Services
6 21 (1.06%) COM
7 20 (1.01%) .NET Framework
8 19 (0.96%) XML
9 17 (0.86%) WPF
10 15 (0.75%) Software Packaging
11 14 (0.70%) JSON
12 13 (0.65%) Middleware
13 12 (0.60%) J2EE
14 10 (0.50%) REST
14 10 (0.50%) WinForms
15 9 (0.45%) AngularJS
15 9 (0.45%) RESTful
15 9 (0.45%) SOAP
15 9 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 232 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 122 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
4 118 (5.94%) Video Conferencing
5 75 (3.77%) iPhone
6 53 (2.67%) User Experience
7 51 (2.57%) Smartphone
8 49 (2.47%) Blackberry
9 48 (2.42%) iPad
10 47 (2.37%) Data Centre
10 47 (2.37%) Social Media
11 30 (1.51%) Driving Licence
12 29 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 25 (1.26%) Fat Client
13 25 (1.26%) Thin Client
14 23 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
14 23 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.75%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.70%) CMDB
17 13 (0.65%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1,038 (52.24%) Windows
2 527 (26.52%) Windows 10
3 425 (21.39%) Windows 7
4 390 (19.63%) Windows Server
5 176 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 143 (7.20%) Android
7 115 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 101 (5.08%) Linux
9 89 (4.48%) Apple iOS
10 83 (4.18%) Windows 8
11 57 (2.87%) Mac OS
11 57 (2.87%) Mac OS X
12 42 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 40 (2.01%) Unix
14 16 (0.81%) Windows Vista
15 12 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.25%) CentOS
19 4 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (18.67%) ITIL
2 266 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
3 229 (11.52%) Project Management
4 184 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 153 (7.70%) Analytics
6 125 (6.29%) CRM
7 110 (5.54%) Service Delivery
7 110 (5.54%) Time Management
8 99 (4.98%) Project Delivery
9 94 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 93 (4.68%) Service Management
11 92 (4.63%) Incident Management
12 88 (4.43%) Asset Management
12 88 (4.43%) Data Analysis
13 86 (4.33%) Migration
14 83 (4.18%) Computer Science
14 83 (4.18%) Mobile Device Management
15 80 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (3.57%) PRINCE2
17 67 (3.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 304 (15.30%) SQL
2 103 (5.18%) PowerShell
3 70 (3.52%) C#
3 70 (3.52%) VBA
4 43 (2.16%) VB
5 40 (2.01%) T-SQL
6 39 (1.96%) Java
7 36 (1.81%) JavaScript
8 31 (1.56%) Python
9 26 (1.31%) C
10 25 (1.26%) PHP
11 24 (1.21%) Bash Shell
11 24 (1.21%) C++
11 24 (1.21%) Perl
12 23 (1.16%) PL/SQL
13 17 (0.86%) R
14 15 (0.75%) VBScript
15 13 (0.65%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.30%) PeopleCode
16 6 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 361 (18.17%) Degree
2 160 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (4.43%) MCP
4 74 (3.72%) MCSE
5 61 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
6 59 (2.97%) MCSA
7 55 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (2.52%) A+ Certification
9 48 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
10 46 (2.32%) CCNA
11 29 (1.46%) CompTIA Security+
11 29 (1.46%) Security Cleared
12 28 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 26 (1.31%) CISSP
14 24 (1.21%) PMI Certification
15 20 (1.01%) MCITP
16 19 (0.96%) PMP
17 18 (0.91%) MCDST
18 14 (0.70%) CCNP
19 13 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.14%) SLA
2 67 (3.37%) PMO
3 42 (2.11%) QA
4 33 (1.66%) GDPR
5 29 (1.46%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.55%) COBIT
8 9 (0.45%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.25%) NIST
11 4 (0.20%) GAAP
11 4 (0.20%) IFRS
12 3 (0.15%) MiFID
12 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.15%) PSD2
13 2 (0.10%) COSO
13 2 (0.10%) ITGC
13 2 (0.10%) P3O
13 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.050%) GxP
System Software
1 781 (39.31%) Active Directory
2 132 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 44 (2.21%) XenApp
5 23 (1.16%) BitLocker
6 19 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
6 19 (0.96%) vSphere
6 19 (0.96%) XenDesktop
7 18 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 11 (0.55%) Firmware
9 11 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.50%) Docker
10 10 (0.50%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.20%) Xen
12 3 (0.15%) NFS
12 3 (0.15%) UAG
13 1 (0.050%) KVM
13 1 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 224 (11.27%) SCCM
2 64 (3.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 23 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 21 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 17 (0.86%) Backup Exec
6 16 (0.81%) EnCase
6 16 (0.81%) FTK
7 15 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 15 (0.75%) WSUS
8 11 (0.55%) Ansible
9 9 (0.45%) SCOM
9 9 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
9 9 (0.45%) vCenter Server
10 7 (0.35%) Nessus
11 6 (0.30%) Control-M
11 6 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
12 5 (0.25%) Kubernetes
12 5 (0.25%) Perfmon
12 5 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1,396 (70.26%) Microsoft
2 202 (10.17%) VMware
3 197 (9.91%) Citrix
4 170 (8.56%) Cisco
5 112 (5.64%) Apple
6 87 (4.38%) HP
7 85 (4.28%) Oracle
8 82 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
9 69 (3.47%) iManage
10 62 (3.12%) Dell
11 60 (3.02%) Avaya
12 54 (2.72%) Google
12 54 (2.72%) ServiceNow
13 48 (2.42%) Adobe
13 48 (2.42%) IBM
14 44 (2.21%) Polycom
15 32 (1.61%) Tableau
16 30 (1.51%) SAP
16 30 (1.51%) Symantec
17 25 (1.26%) SonicWALL