Period
to 17 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 135 152 90
Rank change year-on-year +17 -62 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,312 431 1,938
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.62% 2.23% 3.54%
As % of the Applications category 35.48% 37.22% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,012 360 1,636
10th Percentile £27,050 £27,975 £24,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,688 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year - +26.67% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £65,125
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -

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 3,698 1,158 4,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.39% 5.99% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,517 963 3,490
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,300 £26,250
25th Percentile £39,250 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% -2.17%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +20.00% -6.25%

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 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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 +21 267 £45,000 - 59
West London -25 89 £45,000 -5.26% 38
South London +18 47 £33,750 +3.85% 8
East London +6 28 £36,250 +3.57% 20
North London -4 18 £31,500 -30.00% 3
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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.

1 934 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 510 (38.87%) Social Skills
3 466 (35.52%) Windows
4 458 (34.91%) Microsoft 365
5 410 (31.25%) Finance
6 374 (28.51%) Active Directory
7 308 (23.48%) Microsoft Excel
8 278 (21.19%) Azure
9 267 (20.35%) Windows 10
10 264 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
11 252 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
12 245 (18.67%) SQL
13 237 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
14 236 (17.99%) ITIL
15 235 (17.91%) Project Management
16 217 (16.54%) Degree
17 189 (14.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 185 (14.10%) SharePoint
19 135 (10.29%) PowerShell
19 135 (10.29%) Power Platform
20 132 (10.06%) MS Visio
21 131 (9.98%) SQL Server
22 128 (9.76%) Service Delivery
23 125 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
24 123 (9.38%) Cisco
25 120 (9.15%) VMware
26 119 (9.07%) Windows Server
27 118 (8.99%) Microsoft Intune
28 117 (8.92%) Power BI
29 109 (8.31%) Python

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
1 185 (14.10%) SharePoint
2 69 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 54 (4.12%) Confluence
4 44 (3.35%) CMS
5 25 (1.91%) IIS
6 14 (1.07%) SAS
7 12 (0.91%) Drupal
8 10 (0.76%) Joomla!
8 10 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.53%) Skype for Business
10 7 (0.53%) WordPress
11 5 (0.38%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.15%) JBoss
13 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.076%) Apache
Applications
1 308 (23.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 189 (14.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 132 (10.06%) MS Visio
4 67 (5.11%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (1.30%) Acrobat
7 14 (1.07%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.91%) InDesign
9 11 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.61%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
11 7 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.46%) Sketch
13 5 (0.38%) Adobe XD
14 4 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.30%) iWork
15 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
15 2 (0.15%) InVision
16 1 (0.076%) CPLEX
16 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (1.98%) Payment Gateway
3 18 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (1.07%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 10 (0.76%) Primavera
6 9 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.46%) Elite 3E
8 6 (0.46%) Unica
9 4 (0.30%) FastStats
9 4 (0.30%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.30%) Relativity
10 3 (0.23%) Magento
10 3 (0.23%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 458 (34.91%) Microsoft 365
2 278 (21.19%) Azure
3 135 (10.29%) Power Platform
4 103 (7.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 69 (5.26%) AWS
6 68 (5.18%) OneDrive
7 41 (3.13%) Power Automate
7 41 (3.13%) SaaS
8 38 (2.90%) PowerApps
9 36 (2.74%) Dynamics 365
10 29 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 29 (2.21%) PaaS
11 24 (1.83%) GCP
11 24 (1.83%) Mimecast
12 21 (1.60%) Google Workspace
13 18 (1.37%) IaaS
14 12 (0.91%) Smartsheet
15 11 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
16 9 (0.69%) Yammer
17 8 (0.61%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 89 (6.78%) VPN
2 87 (6.63%) Firewall
3 72 (5.49%) WAN
4 70 (5.34%) TCP/IP
5 64 (4.88%) DNS
6 55 (4.19%) DHCP
7 51 (3.89%) LAN
8 45 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
9 37 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
9 37 (2.82%) Wireless
10 32 (2.44%) SAN
11 29 (2.21%) VoIP
12 28 (2.13%) Internet
13 23 (1.75%) Intranet
14 18 (1.37%) WebEx
15 17 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (1.14%) VLAN
17 13 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (0.91%) FTP
18 12 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 117 (8.92%) Power BI
3 45 (3.43%) Tableau
4 43 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (1.83%) Metadata
8 23 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (1.30%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (1.14%) Data Mining
13 14 (1.07%) Big Data
13 14 (1.07%) DB2
13 14 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (0.91%) Data Lake
16 11 (0.84%) QlikView
17 10 (0.76%) Oracle Database
18 9 (0.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 108 (8.23%) JIRA
2 31 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
5 8 (0.61%) Selenium
6 7 (0.53%) NUnit
6 7 (0.53%) SpecFlow
7 6 (0.46%) Liquibase
7 6 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.38%) Artifactory
8 5 (0.38%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.38%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.38%) Gradle
8 5 (0.38%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.38%) Maven
8 5 (0.38%) Mocha
9 4 (0.30%) JUnit
9 4 (0.30%) Mockito
General
1 510 (38.87%) Social Skills
2 410 (31.25%) Finance
3 252 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (8.00%) Legal
5 93 (7.09%) Marketing
5 93 (7.09%) Organisational Skills
6 91 (6.94%) Banking
7 90 (6.86%) Law
8 77 (5.87%) Presentation Skills
9 70 (5.34%) Retail
10 59 (4.50%) Telecoms
11 28 (2.13%) Documentation Skills
12 25 (1.91%) Manufacturing
13 23 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
14 22 (1.68%) Public Sector
15 21 (1.60%) Billing
16 20 (1.52%) Financial Institution
17 19 (1.45%) Advertising
18 16 (1.22%) Back Office
18 16 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 331 (25.23%) Analyst
2 140 (10.67%) IT Support
3 107 (8.16%) Support Engineer
4 104 (7.93%) Project Manager
5 103 (7.85%) Support Analyst
6 101 (7.70%) Developer
7 86 (6.55%) Service Analyst
8 80 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
9 69 (5.26%) IT Analyst
10 61 (4.65%) Business Analyst
11 59 (4.50%) Consultant
11 59 (4.50%) Desktop Support
11 59 (4.50%) IT Support Analyst
12 55 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
13 51 (3.89%) IT Engineer
14 45 (3.43%) IT Support Engineer
15 35 (2.67%) Architect
16 31 (2.36%) IT Manager
17 30 (2.29%) Data Analyst
17 30 (2.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (5.56%) HTML
2 53 (4.04%) CSS
3 47 (3.58%) .NET
4 38 (2.90%) Web Services
5 37 (2.82%) JSON
6 34 (2.59%) COM
7 31 (2.36%) ASP.NET
8 28 (2.13%) jQuery
9 26 (1.98%) React
10 24 (1.83%) REST
11 23 (1.75%) XML
12 19 (1.45%) AngularJS
13 18 (1.37%) .NET Framework
13 18 (1.37%) SOAP
14 14 (1.07%) Vue.js
14 14 (1.07%) WinForms
15 13 (0.99%) Entity Framework
15 13 (0.99%) LINQ
15 13 (0.99%) WCF
16 12 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.85%) Management Information System
2 83 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
3 70 (5.34%) Video Conferencing
4 43 (3.28%) iPhone
5 42 (3.20%) User Experience
6 36 (2.74%) Blackberry
6 36 (2.74%) iPad
6 36 (2.74%) Virtual Team
7 29 (2.21%) Data Centre
7 29 (2.21%) Hedge funds
8 27 (2.06%) Equities
8 27 (2.06%) Social Media
9 25 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.83%) Driving Licence
11 20 (1.52%) Reinsurance
12 19 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
12 19 (1.45%) Mobile App
13 17 (1.30%) Housing Association
14 15 (1.14%) Public Cloud
14 15 (1.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 466 (35.52%) Windows
2 267 (20.35%) Windows 10
3 119 (9.07%) Windows Server
4 78 (5.95%) Windows 7
5 67 (5.11%) Android
6 59 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (3.58%) Linux
7 47 (3.58%) Windows Server 2016
8 46 (3.51%) Mac OS
9 45 (3.43%) Mac OS X
10 40 (3.05%) Apple iOS
11 32 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
12 28 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 16 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.99%) Unix
15 10 (0.76%) VMS
16 4 (0.30%) CentOS
17 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
2 237 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (17.99%) ITIL
4 235 (17.91%) Project Management
5 128 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 125 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
7 105 (8.00%) CRM
8 103 (7.85%) Project Delivery
9 99 (7.55%) Analytics
9 99 (7.55%) Time Management
10 97 (7.39%) PRINCE2
11 93 (7.09%) Decision-Making
12 85 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 83 (6.33%) ITSM
14 82 (6.25%) Change Management
15 81 (6.17%) Information Security
16 79 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
17 75 (5.72%) Line Management
18 73 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
18 73 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 245 (18.67%) SQL
2 135 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 109 (8.31%) Python
4 73 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 56 (4.27%) C#
6 45 (3.43%) VBA
7 42 (3.20%) C
8 25 (1.91%) T-SQL
9 20 (1.52%) Java
10 16 (1.22%) R
10 16 (1.22%) VB
11 13 (0.99%) MATLAB
11 13 (0.99%) VB.NET
12 12 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 12 (0.91%) Ruby
13 5 (0.38%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.38%) Java 8
14 4 (0.30%) PHP
15 3 (0.23%) Perl
15 3 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 217 (16.54%) Degree
2 66 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (4.65%) CCNA
4 35 (2.67%) MCSE
5 31 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 30 (2.29%) Security Cleared
7 24 (1.83%) MCP
7 24 (1.83%) MCSA
8 23 (1.75%) CCNP
9 21 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (1.60%) PMI Certification
10 20 (1.52%) PMP
11 18 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
12 15 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (1.14%) SC Cleared
13 13 (0.99%) ISEB
14 12 (0.91%) ISTQB
15 11 (0.84%) CISSP
15 11 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.17%) GDPR
2 55 (4.19%) SLA
3 54 (4.12%) QA
4 29 (2.21%) PMO
5 28 (2.13%) Data Quality
6 26 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.76%) Def Stans
7 10 (0.76%) NIST
8 5 (0.38%) Accessibility
9 4 (0.30%) NIST 800
9 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.23%) MiFID
11 2 (0.15%) IEC 61508
11 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.15%) P3O
12 1 (0.076%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.076%) EMIR
12 1 (0.076%) GRC
12 1 (0.076%) IFRS
12 1 (0.076%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 374 (28.51%) Active Directory
2 93 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (3.35%) Hyper-V
4 29 (2.21%) vSphere
5 20 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 9 (0.69%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.46%) XenApp
9 5 (0.38%) Docker
10 4 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.23%) Firmware
12 2 (0.15%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.15%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.076%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.076%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 118 (8.99%) Microsoft Intune
2 84 (6.40%) SCCM
3 21 (1.60%) Terraform
4 18 (1.37%) Jamf Pro
5 12 (0.91%) SCOM
6 10 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 10 (0.76%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.76%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.53%) HP ALM
8 7 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.53%) PowerCLI
9 6 (0.46%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 6 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.38%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.38%) WSUS
11 4 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.23%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 934 (71.19%) Microsoft
2 123 (9.38%) Cisco
3 120 (9.15%) VMware
4 97 (7.39%) Citrix
5 84 (6.40%) Apple
6 64 (4.88%) Adobe
6 64 (4.88%) ServiceNow
7 48 (3.66%) Google
7 48 (3.66%) SAP
8 46 (3.51%) Oracle
9 35 (2.67%) iManage
10 34 (2.59%) HP
11 31 (2.36%) IBM
12 30 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.83%) Atlassian
14 22 (1.68%) Meraki
15 21 (1.60%) Bloomberg
15 21 (1.60%) Facebook
16 20 (1.52%) Dell
16 20 (1.52%) Instagram