Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 72 61
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 2842 3080 4030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.78% 4.05% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 44.14% 46.07% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2596 3480
London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £65,000 £63,750
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 6438 6685 9112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.57% 8.79% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4923 5626 7568
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.10%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -17 620 £42,500 +18.06% 47
West London -3 206 £32,500 -12.16% 13
South London +13 147 £30,000 +9.09% 7
East London -30 39 £30,000 - 15
North London +5 30 £32,500 -6.17% 1
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 1821 (64.07%) Microsoft
2 1414 (49.75%) Windows
3 987 (34.73%) Active Directory
4 933 (32.83%) Finance
5 720 (25.33%) Windows 7
6 620 (21.82%) ITIL
7 594 (20.90%) Microsoft Excel
8 545 (19.18%) Office 365
9 513 (18.05%) Citrix
10 485 (17.07%) MS Exchange
11 439 (15.45%) Degree
12 418 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
13 409 (14.39%) SQL
14 392 (13.79%) Windows Server
15 386 (13.58%) Windows 10
15 386 (13.58%) SharePoint
16 370 (13.02%) VMware
17 369 (12.98%) Project Management
18 335 (11.79%) Law
18 335 (11.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 331 (11.65%) Banking
20 308 (10.84%) Legal
21 295 (10.38%) Asset Management
22 292 (10.27%) SCCM
23 284 (9.99%) Microsoft Certification
24 272 (9.57%) SQL Server
25 255 (8.97%) User Experience
26 250 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
26 250 (8.80%) Service Management
27 246 (8.66%) Agile Software Development

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
1 485 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 386 (13.58%) SharePoint
3 250 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 242 (8.52%) Skype for Business
5 70 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 65 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 57 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 55 (1.94%) IIS
9 47 (1.65%) CMS
10 35 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 34 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (1.16%) Confluence
13 29 (1.02%) SAS
13 29 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
14 24 (0.84%) IBM Notes
14 24 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
15 21 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
16 18 (0.63%) Umbraco
17 17 (0.60%) WordPress
18 11 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 594 (20.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 335 (11.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 226 (7.95%) MS Visio
4 153 (5.38%) Microsoft Project
5 33 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 24 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
7 21 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 14 (0.49%) InDesign
9 14 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.39%) SPSS
11 10 (0.35%) Acrobat
12 9 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
13 7 (0.25%) AutoCAD
13 7 (0.25%) Camtasia
14 4 (0.14%) Maya
15 2 (0.070%) Mathcad
15 2 (0.070%) Stata
16 1 (0.035%) MicroStation
16 1 (0.035%) Revit
Business Applications
1 62 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
3 13 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.32%) Eikon
6 8 (0.28%) HFM
7 7 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.18%) Relativity
9 5 (0.18%) ReMetrica
9 5 (0.18%) Visualfiles
10 4 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.14%) Concordance
10 4 (0.14%) Maximo
10 4 (0.14%) Ringtail
10 4 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 545 (19.18%) Office 365
2 164 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (4.29%) IaaS
4 67 (2.36%) SaaS
5 59 (2.08%) Mimecast
6 56 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (1.48%) OneDrive
8 24 (0.84%) G Suite
9 21 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
10 20 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (0.70%) Google Analytics
11 19 (0.67%) Dropbox
12 14 (0.49%) PaaS
13 10 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 6 (0.21%) Trello
16 5 (0.18%) AdWords
16 5 (0.18%) Basecamp
16 5 (0.18%) Force.com
16 5 (0.18%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 230 (8.09%) Skype
2 198 (6.97%) DNS
3 179 (6.30%) TCP/IP
4 178 (6.26%) Firewall
5 173 (6.09%) DHCP
6 170 (5.98%) LAN
7 166 (5.84%) VPN
8 126 (4.43%) WAN
9 104 (3.66%) VoIP
10 91 (3.20%) Internet
11 65 (2.29%) Wireless
12 57 (2.01%) Remote Desktop
13 56 (1.97%) SAN
14 45 (1.58%) Intranet
15 41 (1.44%) VLAN
16 37 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
17 31 (1.09%) Network Security
18 29 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
19 28 (0.99%) SMTP
20 26 (0.91%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 85 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
5 48 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
5 48 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 42 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (0.84%) MySQL
9 21 (0.74%) Power BI
10 17 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (0.49%) Data Mining
13 14 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
13 14 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.39%) Big Data
15 11 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 141 (4.96%) JIRA
2 66 (2.32%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.84%) Selenium
4 22 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (0.67%) Axure RP
6 13 (0.46%) HP UFT
7 12 (0.42%) MSI
7 12 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 9 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.28%) AutoIt
9 8 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
9 8 (0.28%) Rational Functional Tester
9 8 (0.28%) SilkTest
10 7 (0.25%) AdminStudio
10 7 (0.25%) InstallShield
10 7 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.21%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.18%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
12 5 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 933 (32.83%) Finance
2 335 (11.79%) Law
3 331 (11.65%) Banking
4 308 (10.84%) Legal
5 224 (7.88%) Investment Banking
6 196 (6.90%) Retail Banking
7 120 (4.22%) Marketing
8 110 (3.87%) Telecoms
9 105 (3.69%) Retail
10 93 (3.27%) Advertising
11 48 (1.69%) Front Office
12 47 (1.65%) Financial Institution
13 45 (1.58%) Back Office
14 33 (1.16%) Games
14 33 (1.16%) Manufacturing
15 30 (1.06%) French Language
15 30 (1.06%) Publishing
16 16 (0.56%) Electronics
17 14 (0.49%) Billing
18 11 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 962 (33.85%) Analyst
2 355 (12.49%) Support Analyst
3 281 (9.89%) Support Engineer
4 256 (9.01%) IT Support
5 229 (8.06%) Service Analyst
6 217 (7.64%) Desktop Support
7 202 (7.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 189 (6.65%) Service Desk Analyst
9 168 (5.91%) Business Analyst
10 156 (5.49%) Project Manager
11 144 (5.07%) Developer
12 143 (5.03%) IT Analyst
13 115 (4.05%) Consultant
14 114 (4.01%) IT Support Analyst
15 112 (3.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 112 (3.94%) Trainer
16 105 (3.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 97 (3.41%) Windows Support Analyst
18 93 (3.27%) Desktop Engineer
18 93 (3.27%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (5.84%) .NET
2 111 (3.91%) HTML
3 82 (2.89%) ASP.NET
4 71 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 60 (2.11%) Web Services
6 59 (2.08%) WinForms
7 58 (2.04%) CSS
8 42 (1.48%) HTML5
9 38 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (1.27%) .NET Framework
11 35 (1.23%) XML
12 27 (0.95%) jQuery
13 24 (0.84%) COM
13 24 (0.84%) CSS3
14 21 (0.74%) SOAP
15 20 (0.70%) REST
16 17 (0.60%) J2EE
17 14 (0.49%) Backbone.js
17 14 (0.49%) DOM
17 14 (0.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 418 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 255 (8.97%) User Experience
3 240 (8.44%) Blackberry
4 157 (5.52%) Management Information System
5 149 (5.24%) Computer Science
6 85 (2.99%) e-Learning
7 69 (2.43%) iPhone
8 67 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
9 63 (2.22%) iPad
10 61 (2.15%) Data Centre
11 56 (1.97%) Smartphone
12 49 (1.72%) Hedge funds
13 48 (1.69%) Social Media
14 42 (1.48%) Fintech
15 29 (1.02%) Driving Licence
16 25 (0.88%) Fat Client
16 25 (0.88%) Thin Client
17 24 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (0.74%) Client/Server
18 21 (0.74%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1414 (49.75%) Windows
2 720 (25.33%) Windows 7
3 392 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 386 (13.58%) Windows 10
5 243 (8.55%) Mac OS X
6 219 (7.71%) Android
7 212 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 201 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 198 (6.97%) Apple iOS
10 161 (5.67%) Windows 8
11 92 (3.24%) Windows XP
12 86 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 85 (2.99%) Linux
14 82 (2.89%) Unix
15 40 (1.41%) Mac OS
16 33 (1.16%) Windows Phone
17 18 (0.63%) Solaris
18 14 (0.49%) OS/390
18 14 (0.49%) Windows Vista
19 9 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (21.82%) ITIL
2 369 (12.98%) Project Management
3 295 (10.38%) Asset Management
4 250 (8.80%) Service Management
5 246 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
6 231 (8.13%) Wealth Management
7 228 (8.02%) CRM
8 164 (5.77%) Business Analysis
9 162 (5.70%) Change Management
10 159 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 154 (5.42%) PRINCE2
11 154 (5.42%) Service Delivery
11 154 (5.42%) Time Management
12 140 (4.93%) Problem Management
13 137 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
14 131 (4.61%) Mentoring
15 122 (4.29%) Analytics
16 109 (3.84%) SDLC
17 104 (3.66%) Incident Management
18 99 (3.48%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 409 (14.39%) SQL
2 167 (5.88%) C#
3 130 (4.57%) PowerShell
4 115 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 70 (2.46%) Java
6 64 (2.25%) T-SQL
7 62 (2.18%) VBA
8 57 (2.01%) VB.NET
9 50 (1.76%) VB
10 47 (1.65%) Python
11 34 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 25 (0.88%) VBScript
13 23 (0.81%) C
14 21 (0.74%) PHP
15 18 (0.63%) Perl
16 13 (0.46%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.42%) C++
17 12 (0.42%) R
18 11 (0.39%) Ruby
19 9 (0.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 439 (15.45%) Degree
2 284 (9.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 208 (7.32%) MCSE
4 115 (4.05%) CCA
4 115 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
5 77 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
6 75 (2.64%) MCP
7 61 (2.15%) CCNA
8 60 (2.11%) MCSA
9 57 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
10 47 (1.65%) ISEB
11 42 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
12 40 (1.41%) PMI Certification
13 35 (1.23%) ISTQB
14 32 (1.13%) PMP
15 28 (0.99%) CISSP
16 27 (0.95%) CISA
17 26 (0.91%) A+ Certification
18 25 (0.88%) CISM
18 25 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (6.09%) SLA
2 95 (3.34%) QA
3 77 (2.71%) PMO
4 33 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (1.06%) GDPR
6 24 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 20 (0.70%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.53%) SEPA
9 12 (0.42%) ISO 14001
10 9 (0.32%) GAAP
10 9 (0.32%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
11 7 (0.25%) P3O
11 7 (0.25%) Solvency II
12 6 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 5 (0.18%) ISO 22301
14 4 (0.14%) Basel III
14 4 (0.14%) FATCA
15 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 987 (34.73%) Active Directory
2 211 (7.42%) XenApp
3 187 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 182 (6.40%) XenDesktop
5 84 (2.96%) Hyper-V
6 39 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 28 (0.99%) vSphere
8 23 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (0.77%) XenServer
10 20 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 19 (0.67%) Terminal Services
12 18 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
13 17 (0.60%) Postfix
14 13 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
14 13 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (0.28%) Docker
16 7 (0.25%) Firmware
16 7 (0.25%) Terminal Server
17 6 (0.21%) BitLocker
17 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 292 (10.27%) SCCM
2 117 (4.12%) AirWatch
3 49 (1.72%) WSUS
4 27 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 25 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 17 (0.60%) vCenter Server
7 16 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
7 16 (0.56%) XenMobile
8 14 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
8 14 (0.49%) OpenView
8 14 (0.49%) Tivoli
8 14 (0.49%) Tivoli NetView
9 13 (0.46%) SCOM
10 12 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (0.39%) Ansible
11 11 (0.39%) Nagios
12 10 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
12 10 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
13 9 (0.32%) Cacti
13 9 (0.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1821 (64.07%) Microsoft
2 513 (18.05%) Citrix
3 370 (13.02%) VMware
4 237 (8.34%) Apple
5 198 (6.97%) Cisco
6 142 (5.00%) iManage
7 135 (4.75%) ServiceNow
8 128 (4.50%) McAfee
9 120 (4.22%) AppSense
10 115 (4.05%) HP
11 114 (4.01%) Oracle
12 97 (3.41%) Adobe
13 74 (2.60%) SAP
14 61 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
15 59 (2.08%) Google
16 52 (1.83%) IBM
17 49 (1.72%) Avaya
18 47 (1.65%) Bloomberg
18 47 (1.65%) Dell
18 47 (1.65%) Reuters