Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 83 69
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 2,549 2,560 3,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.68% 3.67% 4.41%
As % of the Applications category 44.82% 43.04% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,189 2,139 2,992
London median annual salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.13% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £65,000
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 5,687 5,948 8,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.22% 8.52% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,553 4,812 6,625
London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,900 £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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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 +9 729 £37,000 -7.50% 62
West London -1 195 £33,500 -1.47% 38
South London -11 94 £30,000 +15.38% 11
East London +1 54 £23,000 -47.73% 12
North London -15 17 £26,866 -32.84% 3
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 1,648 (64.65%) Microsoft
2 1,370 (53.75%) Windows
3 981 (38.49%) Active Directory
4 697 (27.34%) Windows 7
5 686 (26.91%) Finance
6 631 (24.75%) Office 365
7 555 (21.77%) Windows 10
8 533 (20.91%) Microsoft Excel
9 523 (20.52%) ITIL
10 437 (17.14%) Windows Server
11 378 (14.83%) SQL
12 377 (14.79%) Problem-Solving
13 370 (14.52%) MS Exchange
13 370 (14.52%) Degree
14 353 (13.85%) VMware
15 344 (13.50%) Project Management
16 299 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
17 294 (11.53%) Citrix
18 290 (11.38%) Law
18 290 (11.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 282 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
20 281 (11.02%) Legal
21 265 (10.40%) DNS
22 238 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
23 232 (9.10%) Firewall
24 215 (8.43%) SQL Server
25 214 (8.40%) DHCP
26 210 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
27 206 (8.08%) SLA
28 204 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 370 (14.52%) MS Exchange
2 197 (7.73%) SharePoint
3 143 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 109 (4.28%) Skype for Business
5 97 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 66 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (1.69%) Confluence
7 43 (1.69%) IIS
8 41 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (1.06%) CMS
10 19 (0.75%) SAS
11 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.24%) Apache
15 5 (0.20%) JBoss
15 5 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 533 (20.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 290 (11.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 138 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 112 (4.39%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (0.94%) Adobe Captivate
6 23 (0.90%) Camtasia
6 23 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.82%) Acrobat
7 21 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.59%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.35%) InDesign
11 7 (0.27%) SPSS
12 5 (0.20%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.16%) Stata
14 3 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.12%) LibreOffice
14 3 (0.12%) Mozilla Thunderbird
14 3 (0.12%) QuarkXPress
15 2 (0.078%) InVision
Business Applications
1 34 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.94%) Carpe Diem
3 20 (0.78%) SimCorp Dimension
4 15 (0.59%) Elite 3E
5 13 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
6 12 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
7 11 (0.43%) CA PPM
8 10 (0.39%) Eikon
9 8 (0.31%) Concordance
9 8 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.31%) Relativity
10 6 (0.24%) HFM
10 6 (0.24%) Ringtail
10 6 (0.24%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
11 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.16%) PeopleSoft CRM
11 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 631 (24.75%) Office 365
2 204 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (2.47%) Mimecast
4 58 (2.28%) SaaS
5 48 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 31 (1.22%) G Suite
7 31 (1.22%) OneDrive
8 23 (0.90%) IaaS
9 21 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 18 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (0.55%) Slack
12 13 (0.51%) PaaS
13 9 (0.35%) Yammer
14 8 (0.31%) Trello
15 7 (0.27%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
16 6 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
17 5 (0.20%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 265 (10.40%) DNS
2 232 (9.10%) Firewall
3 214 (8.40%) DHCP
4 195 (7.65%) TCP/IP
5 194 (7.61%) LAN
6 187 (7.34%) VPN
7 179 (7.02%) WAN
8 105 (4.12%) Skype
9 87 (3.41%) Internet
10 86 (3.37%) VoIP
11 77 (3.02%) VLAN
12 72 (2.82%) SAN
13 68 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
14 64 (2.51%) Wireless
15 52 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
16 45 (1.77%) WebEx
17 29 (1.14%) Intranet
18 26 (1.02%) 4G
19 24 (0.94%) Unified Communications
20 23 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.71%) Relational Database
3 53 (2.08%) Big Data
4 44 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (1.33%) Power BI
8 29 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 16 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (0.59%) OLAP
13 14 (0.55%) MySQL
14 12 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
15 10 (0.39%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (0.31%) MS Access
17 8 (0.31%) QlikView
17 8 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 87 (3.41%) JIRA
2 15 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.31%) FrontPage
5 7 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (0.16%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.12%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.12%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.078%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.078%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.078%) JUnit
8 2 (0.078%) Selenium
9 1 (0.039%) Ant
9 1 (0.039%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.039%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.039%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.039%) Maven
9 1 (0.039%) Subversion
9 1 (0.039%) TestComplete
General
1 686 (26.91%) Finance
2 290 (11.38%) Law
3 281 (11.02%) Legal
4 184 (7.22%) Banking
5 141 (5.53%) Retail
6 101 (3.96%) Marketing
7 82 (3.22%) Advertising
8 69 (2.71%) Telecoms
9 57 (2.24%) Investment Banking
10 50 (1.96%) Financial Institution
11 36 (1.41%) Back Office
12 33 (1.29%) Front Office
13 28 (1.10%) Billing
14 27 (1.06%) Manufacturing
15 23 (0.90%) French Language
15 23 (0.90%) Games
16 19 (0.75%) Publishing
17 15 (0.59%) German Language
18 14 (0.55%) Multimedia
19 13 (0.51%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 880 (34.52%) Analyst
2 361 (14.16%) Support Analyst
3 343 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 299 (11.73%) IT Support
5 257 (10.08%) Desktop Support
6 210 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
7 205 (8.04%) IT Analyst
8 190 (7.45%) Service Analyst
9 175 (6.87%) Service Desk Analyst
10 141 (5.53%) IT Support Analyst
11 126 (4.94%) Business Analyst
11 126 (4.94%) Desktop Engineer
12 121 (4.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 103 (4.04%) IT Engineer
14 101 (3.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 98 (3.84%) Junior
16 97 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 97 (3.81%) Project Manager
17 96 (3.77%) Trainer
18 94 (3.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (4.39%) .NET
2 68 (2.67%) XML
3 61 (2.39%) HTML
4 33 (1.29%) Web Services
5 27 (1.06%) .NET Framework
6 26 (1.02%) ASP.NET
6 26 (1.02%) CSS
7 21 (0.82%) XSL
8 19 (0.75%) jQuery
9 13 (0.51%) COM
9 13 (0.51%) JSON
9 13 (0.51%) X-Windows
10 10 (0.39%) LDAP
11 8 (0.31%) AngularJS
11 8 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (0.31%) Entity Framework
12 7 (0.27%) REST
13 6 (0.24%) HTML5
13 6 (0.24%) WPF
13 6 (0.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 299 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (5.96%) Blackberry
3 126 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
4 114 (4.47%) Management Information System
5 112 (4.39%) iPhone
6 107 (4.20%) Computer Science
7 74 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 66 (2.59%) Data Centre
9 63 (2.47%) e-Learning
10 57 (2.24%) iPad
11 47 (1.84%) User Experience
12 42 (1.65%) Driving Licence
13 37 (1.45%) Fintech
14 36 (1.41%) Fat Client
14 36 (1.41%) Smartphone
14 36 (1.41%) Thin Client
15 33 (1.29%) EPoS
16 26 (1.02%) Replication
17 25 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
18 22 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1,370 (53.75%) Windows
2 697 (27.34%) Windows 7
3 555 (21.77%) Windows 10
4 437 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 282 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 238 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 157 (6.16%) Android
8 118 (4.63%) Windows 8
9 105 (4.12%) Linux
10 100 (3.92%) Mac OS X
11 93 (3.65%) Apple iOS
12 57 (2.24%) Mac OS
13 44 (1.73%) Unix
13 44 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 44 (1.73%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.47%) Windows Phone
15 10 (0.39%) Solaris
15 10 (0.39%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
16 9 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (20.52%) ITIL
2 377 (14.79%) Problem-Solving
3 344 (13.50%) Project Management
4 187 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
5 156 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 153 (6.00%) CRM
7 151 (5.92%) Time Management
8 137 (5.37%) Change Management
9 109 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 108 (4.24%) Problem Management
10 108 (4.24%) Service Management
11 107 (4.20%) Business Analysis
12 101 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 98 (3.84%) Document Management
14 97 (3.81%) Analytics
15 95 (3.73%) PRINCE2
16 92 (3.61%) Investment Management
17 91 (3.57%) Incident Management
17 91 (3.57%) Migration
18 90 (3.53%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 378 (14.83%) SQL
2 108 (4.24%) PowerShell
3 102 (4.00%) VBA
4 77 (3.02%) C#
5 63 (2.47%) JavaScript
6 59 (2.31%) T-SQL
7 47 (1.84%) C
8 45 (1.77%) VB.NET
9 41 (1.61%) Java
9 41 (1.61%) VB
10 35 (1.37%) Python
11 28 (1.10%) VBScript
12 25 (0.98%) Perl
13 15 (0.59%) R
14 11 (0.43%) PHP
15 10 (0.39%) PL/SQL
15 10 (0.39%) Ruby
16 9 (0.35%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.27%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 370 (14.52%) Degree
2 174 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 109 (4.28%) MCSE
4 91 (3.57%) MCP
5 85 (3.33%) MCSA
6 71 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
8 35 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (1.22%) MOS
10 28 (1.10%) CCNA
11 27 (1.06%) A+ Certification
12 23 (0.90%) MCDST
13 21 (0.82%) MCITP
14 20 (0.78%) PMP
14 20 (0.78%) Security Cleared
15 18 (0.71%) ISEB
15 18 (0.71%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 10 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (8.08%) SLA
2 104 (4.08%) PMO
3 83 (3.26%) QA
4 47 (1.84%) GDPR
5 42 (1.65%) Data Quality
6 25 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.35%) IFRS
8 8 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 7 (0.27%) IFRS 9
9 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.16%) GxP
13 3 (0.12%) COBIT
13 3 (0.12%) GAAP
14 2 (0.078%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.078%) ISO 22301
14 2 (0.078%) SEPA
15 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 981 (38.49%) Active Directory
2 210 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (4.63%) Hyper-V
4 67 (2.63%) XenApp
5 50 (1.96%) vSphere
6 44 (1.73%) XenDesktop
7 29 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
10 24 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (0.51%) BitLocker
12 12 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (0.47%) XenServer
13 10 (0.39%) Terminal Server
13 10 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.31%) Firmware
15 7 (0.27%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.16%) MetaFrame
17 3 (0.12%) DFS Replication
17 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 201 (7.89%) SCCM
2 46 (1.80%) Backup Exec
3 40 (1.57%) AirWatch
4 29 (1.14%) WSUS
5 24 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 22 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
7 20 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
8 18 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 18 (0.71%) vCenter Server
9 15 (0.59%) SCOrch
10 13 (0.51%) SCDPM
10 13 (0.51%) SCSM
10 13 (0.51%) SCVMM
11 12 (0.47%) DameWare
12 11 (0.43%) HP UCMDB
12 11 (0.43%) SCOM
13 10 (0.39%) Nagios
13 10 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
14 9 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
14 9 (0.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1,648 (64.65%) Microsoft
2 353 (13.85%) VMware
3 294 (11.53%) Citrix
4 194 (7.61%) Apple
5 190 (7.45%) Cisco
6 135 (5.30%) iManage
7 126 (4.94%) HP
8 118 (4.63%) Adobe
9 103 (4.04%) ServiceNow
10 90 (3.53%) Oracle
11 54 (2.12%) Google
11 54 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
12 52 (2.04%) Avaya
13 48 (1.88%) Aderant
14 42 (1.65%) SAP
15 39 (1.53%) Dell
16 36 (1.41%) Bloomberg
17 33 (1.29%) Veeam
18 31 (1.22%) MobileIron
18 31 (1.22%) NetApp