Period
to 17 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 80 84
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,838 2,426 2,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.62% 3.91% 3.73%
As % of the Applications category 47.44% 45.84% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,549 2,058 2,250
London median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,350 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% +7.69% -

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 3,874 5,292 5,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.64% 8.52% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,158 4,254 4,710
London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,775 £71,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 17 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 -14 486 £37,500 +1.35% 75
West London +15 109 £45,000 +42.86% 41
South London -21 86 £27,500 - 21
East London 0 38 £30,210 +0.70% 30
North London -20 14 £31,500 -21.25% 8
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 1,236 (67.25%) Microsoft
2 904 (49.18%) Windows
3 736 (40.04%) Office 365
4 646 (35.15%) Active Directory
5 468 (25.46%) Finance
6 445 (24.21%) Windows 10
7 435 (23.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 339 (18.44%) ITIL
9 330 (17.95%) Windows Server
10 309 (16.81%) Windows 7
11 302 (16.43%) SQL
12 295 (16.05%) Azure
13 245 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 239 (13.00%) Degree
15 238 (12.95%) VMware
16 229 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
17 224 (12.19%) SCCM
18 217 (11.81%) Project Management
19 211 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
20 185 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
21 181 (9.85%) Citrix
22 178 (9.68%) MS Exchange
22 178 (9.68%) SharePoint
23 169 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
24 166 (9.03%) SQL Server
25 158 (8.60%) DNS
25 158 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
26 154 (8.38%) Legal
27 153 (8.32%) Windows Server 2012
28 150 (8.16%) PowerShell

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
1 178 (9.68%) MS Exchange
1 178 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 142 (7.73%) Skype for Business
3 59 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (1.58%) Confluence
6 28 (1.52%) IIS
7 24 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (0.76%) Smallworld
9 10 (0.54%) SAS
10 9 (0.49%) EPiServer
11 8 (0.44%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.38%) WordPress
13 6 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.27%) CMS
14 5 (0.27%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 435 (23.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 245 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 145 (7.89%) MS Visio
4 99 (5.39%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.09%) AutoCAD
7 18 (0.98%) Acrobat
8 12 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.65%) NASTRAN
8 12 (0.65%) Siemens NX
9 10 (0.54%) InVision
10 9 (0.49%) Sketch
11 6 (0.33%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.16%) SPSS
13 3 (0.16%) Stata
14 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.11%) InDesign
14 2 (0.11%) Mozilla Thunderbird
14 2 (0.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 25 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.87%) Elite 3E
3 12 (0.65%) Teamcenter
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.33%) FastStats
7 5 (0.27%) Carpe Diem
7 5 (0.27%) Magento
7 5 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.27%) RiskWrite
8 4 (0.22%) HFM
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.22%) Shopify
9 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.11%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 736 (40.04%) Office 365
2 295 (16.05%) Azure
3 78 (4.24%) AWS
4 68 (3.70%) SaaS
5 62 (3.37%) Power Platform
6 40 (2.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 29 (1.58%) PaaS
8 26 (1.41%) IaaS
9 24 (1.31%) OneDrive
10 20 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
11 19 (1.03%) PowerApps
12 14 (0.76%) BrowserStack
12 14 (0.76%) Mimecast
13 13 (0.71%) WhatsApp
14 12 (0.65%) Google Docs
15 8 (0.44%) G Suite
15 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Flow
16 6 (0.33%) Google Analytics
16 6 (0.33%) MailChimp
16 6 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 158 (8.60%) DNS
2 146 (7.94%) Skype
3 145 (7.89%) LAN
4 134 (7.29%) DHCP
5 125 (6.80%) WAN
6 121 (6.58%) TCP/IP
7 92 (5.01%) VoIP
8 90 (4.90%) Firewall
8 90 (4.90%) VPN
9 88 (4.79%) Internet
10 68 (3.70%) Wireless
11 38 (2.07%) SAN
12 29 (1.58%) WebEx
13 28 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
14 26 (1.41%) Broadband
15 24 (1.31%) Network Security
16 23 (1.25%) Intranet
17 21 (1.14%) IP Telephony
18 18 (0.98%) VLAN
19 17 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.94%) Power BI
3 38 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (0.87%) Data Lake
7 16 (0.87%) FileMaker
7 16 (0.87%) GIS
8 15 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (0.65%) Big Data
10 12 (0.65%) MS Access
11 10 (0.54%) Relational Database
12 9 (0.49%) DB2
12 9 (0.49%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (4.24%) JIRA
2 26 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (1.36%) Selenium
4 24 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.98%) SpecFlow
6 16 (0.87%) MSI
7 13 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 13 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (0.38%) Axure RP
9 7 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.22%) Balsamiq
11 4 (0.22%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.22%) WiX
12 3 (0.16%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.054%) Appium
14 1 (0.054%) Jenkins
General
1 468 (25.46%) Finance
2 154 (8.38%) Legal
3 142 (7.73%) Law
4 105 (5.71%) Marketing
5 102 (5.55%) Banking
6 61 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 57 (3.10%) Retail
8 38 (2.07%) Back Office
9 31 (1.69%) Public Sector
10 26 (1.41%) Advertising
11 18 (0.98%) Publishing
12 17 (0.92%) Billing
12 17 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.92%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.87%) Front Office
14 14 (0.76%) French Language
15 12 (0.65%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.60%) Music Industry
17 10 (0.54%) Local Government
18 9 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 569 (30.96%) Analyst
2 298 (16.21%) IT Support
3 247 (13.44%) Support Analyst
4 213 (11.59%) Support Engineer
5 179 (9.74%) IT Analyst
6 141 (7.67%) Desktop Support
7 134 (7.29%) IT Support Analyst
8 128 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 122 (6.64%) Service Analyst
10 107 (5.82%) Service Desk Analyst
11 100 (5.44%) IT Engineer
12 80 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
13 76 (4.13%) Consultant
14 75 (4.08%) Project Manager
15 73 (3.97%) Developer
16 69 (3.75%) Business Analyst
17 62 (3.37%) 1st/2nd Line Support
18 61 (3.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 61 (3.32%) Desktop Engineer
19 57 (3.10%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (4.73%) .NET
2 60 (3.26%) HTML
3 34 (1.85%) CSS
4 32 (1.74%) ASP.NET
5 22 (1.20%) Web Services
6 20 (1.09%) XML
7 15 (0.82%) jQuery
8 14 (0.76%) KML
9 11 (0.60%) .NET Framework
10 10 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (0.54%) HTML5
10 10 (0.54%) Middleware
11 9 (0.49%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.49%) COM
11 9 (0.49%) LDAP
12 8 (0.44%) JSON
13 7 (0.38%) Oracle Streams
13 7 (0.38%) REST
13 7 (0.38%) X-Windows
14 5 (0.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 211 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (6.20%) Video Conferencing
3 91 (4.95%) Data Centre
4 90 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
5 64 (3.48%) Management Information System
6 58 (3.16%) iPhone
7 43 (2.34%) User Experience
8 34 (1.85%) Blackberry
9 33 (1.80%) Hedge funds
10 30 (1.63%) iPad
11 28 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 25 (1.36%) Driving Licence
13 20 (1.09%) Smartphone
14 18 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.92%) Derivative
15 17 (0.92%) Fibre Optics
16 16 (0.87%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
17 14 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
18 11 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 904 (49.18%) Windows
2 445 (24.21%) Windows 10
3 330 (17.95%) Windows Server
4 309 (16.81%) Windows 7
5 153 (8.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 106 (5.77%) Android
7 68 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 68 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (2.61%) Mac OS X
10 43 (2.34%) Linux
11 40 (2.18%) Windows 8
12 29 (1.58%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.76%) Unix
14 11 (0.60%) Windows Vista
14 11 (0.60%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.44%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.22%) CentOS
16 4 (0.22%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.16%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (18.44%) ITIL
2 229 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
3 217 (11.81%) Project Management
4 185 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (6.96%) Project Delivery
6 118 (6.42%) CRM
7 117 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 108 (5.88%) Migration
9 107 (5.82%) Business Analysis
10 92 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
10 92 (5.01%) Change Management
11 83 (4.52%) Fintech
12 79 (4.30%) Mobile Device Management
12 79 (4.30%) PRINCE2
13 76 (4.13%) Mentoring
13 76 (4.13%) Time Management
14 71 (3.86%) Service Delivery
15 65 (3.54%) Data Analysis
16 64 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 60 (3.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 302 (16.43%) SQL
2 150 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 79 (4.30%) C#
4 54 (2.94%) Python
5 53 (2.88%) VBA
6 50 (2.72%) JavaScript
7 47 (2.56%) VB
8 40 (2.18%) C
9 30 (1.63%) Java
10 28 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 26 (1.41%) T-SQL
12 25 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 17 (0.92%) R
14 13 (0.71%) VBScript
15 10 (0.54%) C++
16 5 (0.27%) VB6
17 3 (0.16%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.16%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.16%) PHP
17 3 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 239 (13.00%) Degree
2 158 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 82 (4.46%) MCSA
4 61 (3.32%) MCSE
5 46 (2.50%) MCP
6 44 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 34 (1.85%) CCNA
9 27 (1.47%) Security Cleared
10 23 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 21 (1.14%) A+ Certification
13 20 (1.09%) MCITP
13 20 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (0.98%) ISTQB
15 16 (0.87%) PMP
16 15 (0.82%) CISSP
16 15 (0.82%) ISEB
16 15 (0.82%) MOS
16 15 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (6.69%) SLA
2 41 (2.23%) PMO
3 24 (1.31%) GDPR
4 22 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 20 (1.09%) QA
6 14 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.054%) COBIT
8 1 (0.054%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.054%) GAMP
8 1 (0.054%) GxP
8 1 (0.054%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.054%) NIST
8 1 (0.054%) SEPA
8 1 (0.054%) WCAG
System Software
1 646 (35.15%) Active Directory
2 169 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 61 (3.32%) vSphere
5 30 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (1.20%) Terminal Services
6 22 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 19 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
8 18 (0.98%) XenApp
9 14 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.33%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.11%) KVM
14 2 (0.11%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.11%) UAG
14 2 (0.11%) Xen
15 1 (0.054%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
15 1 (0.054%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 224 (12.19%) SCCM
2 60 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 32 (1.74%) vCenter Server
4 26 (1.41%) WSUS
5 19 (1.03%) Backup Exec
6 18 (0.98%) SCOM
7 14 (0.76%) HP ALM
7 14 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (0.76%) PowerCLI
8 12 (0.65%) AirWatch
9 10 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
9 10 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (0.44%) Thomson Reuters DACS
11 7 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
11 7 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
13 4 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.16%) Puppet
15 2 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1,236 (67.25%) Microsoft
2 238 (12.95%) VMware
3 181 (9.85%) Citrix
4 130 (7.07%) Cisco
5 103 (5.60%) Apple
6 89 (4.84%) HP
7 74 (4.03%) Adobe
8 65 (3.54%) iManage
9 62 (3.37%) Google
10 60 (3.26%) Oracle
11 56 (3.05%) ServiceNow
12 52 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
13 43 (2.34%) Avaya
14 41 (2.23%) Bloomberg
15 38 (2.07%) Sophos
16 34 (1.85%) Dell
17 32 (1.74%) Reuters
18 31 (1.69%) Polycom
19 29 (1.58%) Veeam
20 24 (1.31%) Tableau