Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 136 164 89
Rank change year-on-year +28 -75 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,332 472 1,857
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.67% 2.02% 3.62%
As % of the Applications category 36.45% 35.22% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 401 1,584
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £24,500
25th Percentile £31,563 £32,500 £27,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year - +26.67% -2.28%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,038 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.03% +7.81% -4.41%

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 3,654 1,340 3,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.31% 5.74% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,560 1,107 3,265
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,800 £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,576 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.59% +22.22% -5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,875 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +8.97% -2.50%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in London

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in London.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in London

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022. 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 +52 269 £45,000 -2.70% 63
West London -15 90 £46,250 +2.78% 28
South London +26 52 £33,750 -11.76% 13
East London -26 35 £40,000 +22.14% 22
North London +5 24 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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.

1 952 (71.47%) Microsoft
2 560 (42.04%) Windows
3 550 (41.29%) Social Skills
4 517 (38.81%) Microsoft 365
5 413 (31.01%) Finance
6 406 (30.48%) Active Directory
7 327 (24.55%) Windows 10
8 317 (23.80%) Azure
9 304 (22.82%) ITIL
10 279 (20.95%) Microsoft Excel
11 263 (19.74%) Problem-Solving
12 246 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
13 219 (16.44%) SQL
14 217 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
15 207 (15.54%) Degree
16 202 (15.17%) Project Management
17 192 (14.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 184 (13.81%) SharePoint
19 137 (10.29%) ITSM
20 136 (10.21%) Windows Server
21 129 (9.68%) Citrix
22 128 (9.61%) VMware
23 122 (9.16%) SQL Server
24 118 (8.86%) Service Delivery
25 117 (8.78%) CRM
26 115 (8.63%) SCCM
27 113 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
28 110 (8.26%) Power Platform
29 108 (8.11%) Legal
29 108 (8.11%) Marketing

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
1 184 (13.81%) SharePoint
2 88 (6.61%) MS Exchange
3 45 (3.38%) Confluence
4 44 (3.30%) CMS
5 26 (1.95%) IIS
6 13 (0.98%) SAS
7 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.38%) Drupal
8 5 (0.38%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.38%) WordPress
9 4 (0.30%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.30%) JBoss
9 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.23%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.23%) WinCC
11 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 279 (20.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 192 (14.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 92 (6.91%) MS Visio
4 68 (5.11%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (1.80%) Photoshop
6 23 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (1.50%) Acrobat
8 17 (1.28%) InDesign
9 15 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.75%) Adobe Premiere
11 7 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (0.53%) Adobe XD
11 7 (0.53%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.38%) Sketch
13 4 (0.30%) iWork
14 2 (0.15%) Camtasia
15 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.075%) InVision
15 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 12 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.75%) Elite 3E
6 9 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.68%) Primavera
7 6 (0.45%) SAP EHS
7 6 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.38%) Carpe Diem
9 4 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
10 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.23%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.23%) Relativity
11 2 (0.15%) Findur
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.15%) Unica
11 2 (0.15%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 517 (38.81%) Microsoft 365
2 317 (23.80%) Azure
3 110 (8.26%) Power Platform
4 102 (7.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 95 (7.13%) AWS
6 90 (6.76%) OneDrive
7 51 (3.83%) PowerApps
8 44 (3.30%) Power Automate
9 40 (3.00%) SaaS
10 36 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 29 (2.18%) Mimecast
12 24 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
13 18 (1.35%) GCP
13 18 (1.35%) Google Analytics
13 18 (1.35%) PaaS
14 16 (1.20%) IaaS
15 15 (1.13%) Google Ads
16 13 (0.98%) Smartsheet
17 12 (0.90%) Google Workspace
18 11 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 90 (6.76%) Firewall
2 88 (6.61%) VPN
3 85 (6.38%) DNS
4 82 (6.16%) DHCP
5 72 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 65 (4.88%) WAN
7 42 (3.15%) LAN
7 42 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
8 39 (2.93%) WebEx
8 39 (2.93%) Wireless
9 34 (2.55%) Cisco IOS
10 32 (2.40%) Internet
11 31 (2.33%) VLAN
11 31 (2.33%) VoIP
12 23 (1.73%) Intranet
13 17 (1.28%) SAN
14 13 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (0.83%) Ethernet
16 10 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (0.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 73 (5.48%) Power BI
3 39 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (2.18%) Tableau
5 25 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (1.73%) Metadata
7 22 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 21 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.83%) QlikView
14 10 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (0.75%) MongoDB
14 10 (0.75%) Qlik Sense
15 7 (0.53%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.45%) Data Lake
16 6 (0.45%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 86 (6.46%) JIRA
2 26 (1.95%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (0.45%) Selenium
6 5 (0.38%) Liquibase
6 5 (0.38%) NUnit
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (0.30%) MSI
8 3 (0.23%) Subversion
9 2 (0.15%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.15%) Gradle
9 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.15%) JUnit
9 2 (0.15%) Maven
9 2 (0.15%) Mocha
9 2 (0.15%) Mockito
General
1 550 (41.29%) Social Skills
2 413 (31.01%) Finance
3 246 (18.47%) Analytical Skills
4 108 (8.11%) Legal
4 108 (8.11%) Marketing
5 99 (7.43%) Law
6 91 (6.83%) Organisational Skills
7 63 (4.73%) Retail
8 61 (4.58%) Presentation Skills
9 59 (4.43%) Banking
10 49 (3.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 47 (3.53%) Telecoms
12 35 (2.63%) Documentation Skills
12 35 (2.63%) Influencing Skills
13 28 (2.10%) Public Sector
14 26 (1.95%) Advertising
15 23 (1.73%) Manufacturing
16 20 (1.50%) Electronics
17 15 (1.13%) Games
18 14 (1.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 337 (25.30%) Analyst
2 137 (10.29%) IT Support
3 129 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 121 (9.08%) Support Analyst
5 86 (6.46%) Project Manager
6 83 (6.23%) Service Analyst
7 78 (5.86%) Service Desk Analyst
8 76 (5.71%) Desktop Support
9 70 (5.26%) Developer
10 69 (5.18%) Consultant
11 68 (5.11%) IT Analyst
12 65 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
13 60 (4.50%) Business Analyst
14 58 (4.35%) IT Engineer
15 51 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
16 50 (3.75%) IT Support Engineer
17 45 (3.38%) IT Support Analyst
18 37 (2.78%) IT Manager
19 36 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
19 36 (2.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.80%) HTML
2 59 (4.43%) .NET
3 49 (3.68%) CSS
4 31 (2.33%) Web Services
5 28 (2.10%) React
6 27 (2.03%) jQuery
7 24 (1.80%) ASP.NET
8 21 (1.58%) REST
9 20 (1.50%) AngularJS
9 20 (1.50%) XML
10 19 (1.43%) WinForms
11 18 (1.35%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.35%) COM
12 15 (1.13%) SOAP
13 14 (1.05%) JSON
14 13 (0.98%) Entity Framework
14 13 (0.98%) HTML5
14 13 (0.98%) LINQ
14 13 (0.98%) Vue.js
14 13 (0.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.13%) Management Information System
2 85 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
3 53 (3.98%) Video Conferencing
4 46 (3.45%) User Experience
5 39 (2.93%) iPhone
6 38 (2.85%) Data Centre
7 35 (2.63%) Blackberry
8 34 (2.55%) Smartphone
8 34 (2.55%) Social Media
9 33 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 30 (2.25%) iPad
10 30 (2.25%) Mobile App
11 28 (2.10%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.65%) Handset
13 21 (1.58%) Driving Licence
14 20 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
15 18 (1.35%) Public Cloud
16 15 (1.13%) Data Structures
16 15 (1.13%) Housing Association
17 14 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 560 (42.04%) Windows
2 327 (24.55%) Windows 10
3 136 (10.21%) Windows Server
4 82 (6.16%) Windows Server 2016
5 80 (6.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 63 (4.73%) Android
8 61 (4.58%) Mac OS
8 61 (4.58%) Mac OS X
9 57 (4.28%) Windows Server 2019
10 51 (3.83%) Apple iOS
11 32 (2.40%) Linux
12 20 (1.50%) Windows 8
13 18 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.60%) Unix
15 6 (0.45%) CentOS
15 6 (0.45%) VMS
16 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.075%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (22.82%) ITIL
2 263 (19.74%) Problem-Solving
3 217 (16.29%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (15.17%) Project Management
5 137 (10.29%) ITSM
6 118 (8.86%) Service Delivery
7 117 (8.78%) CRM
8 113 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
9 100 (7.51%) Analytics
9 100 (7.51%) Project Delivery
10 97 (7.28%) Change Management
11 93 (6.98%) Time Management
12 83 (6.23%) Service Management
13 81 (6.08%) Information Security
14 80 (6.01%) Decision-Making
15 77 (5.78%) Incident Management
16 73 (5.48%) Business Analysis
17 72 (5.41%) PRINCE2
18 70 (5.26%) Asset Management
19 67 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 219 (16.44%) SQL
2 104 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 72 (5.41%) Python
4 64 (4.80%) C#
5 56 (4.20%) JavaScript
6 31 (2.33%) C
7 24 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.58%) Java
8 21 (1.58%) VBA
9 19 (1.43%) R
10 14 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 13 (0.98%) VB
12 9 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.60%) Ruby
14 7 (0.53%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.45%) PHP
16 4 (0.30%) F#
16 4 (0.30%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.23%) C++
18 2 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 207 (15.54%) Degree
2 66 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (4.58%) CCNA
5 46 (3.45%) MCP
6 43 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (2.55%) MCSE
8 28 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (1.95%) Security Cleared
10 24 (1.80%) CCNP
11 22 (1.65%) MCITP
12 20 (1.50%) MCSA
13 17 (1.28%) HND
14 16 (1.20%) PMI Certification
14 16 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 15 (1.13%) HNC
15 15 (1.13%) SC Cleared
16 11 (0.83%) ISEB
17 10 (0.75%) Master's Degree
17 10 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.76%) SLA
2 53 (3.98%) QA
3 52 (3.90%) GDPR
4 39 (2.93%) PMO
5 33 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (1.43%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.68%) Accessibility
8 6 (0.45%) Def Stans
9 5 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.38%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (0.30%) MiFID
10 4 (0.30%) NIST
10 4 (0.30%) NIST 800
11 3 (0.23%) IEC 61131
12 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.15%) GRC
12 2 (0.15%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.15%) P3O
System Software
1 406 (30.48%) Active Directory
2 104 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 33 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 21 (1.58%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.43%) vSphere
7 12 (0.90%) Terminal Services
8 11 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.38%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.38%) XenApp
10 4 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.23%) Firmware
12 2 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.15%) Docker
12 2 (0.15%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 115 (8.63%) SCCM
2 95 (7.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (1.58%) Jamf Pro
3 21 (1.58%) Terraform
4 9 (0.68%) SCOM
5 8 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.60%) PowerCLI
6 7 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.45%) WSUS
8 5 (0.38%) HP ALM
8 5 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.30%) Nagios
10 3 (0.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 3 (0.23%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.23%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.15%) MaaS360
11 2 (0.15%) QRadar
Vendors
1 952 (71.47%) Microsoft
2 129 (9.68%) Citrix
3 128 (9.61%) VMware
4 101 (7.58%) ServiceNow
5 92 (6.91%) Adobe
6 89 (6.68%) Cisco
7 81 (6.08%) Apple
8 72 (5.41%) Google
9 65 (4.88%) iManage
10 42 (3.15%) SAP
11 39 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (2.40%) HP
13 31 (2.33%) Oracle
14 30 (2.25%) Intapp
15 28 (2.10%) Facebook
15 28 (2.10%) Meraki
16 27 (2.03%) Instagram
17 24 (1.80%) Bloomberg
18 22 (1.65%) Atlassian
19 21 (1.58%) Avaya