Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 88 77
Rank change year-on-year -86 -11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 439 1,961 2,662
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.00% 3.61% 3.98%
As % of the Applications category 35.09% 45.57% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 413 1,698 2,354
Median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +1.54% -

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 1,251 4,303 5,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.71% 7.92% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 3,496 4,720
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +6.67%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -47 109 £42,500 +13.33% 12
West London +13 30 £47,500 -5.00% 7
East London -1 12 £32,500 +0.25% 6
North London +22 6 £45,000 +52.54% 4
South London -20 6 £45,000 +63.64% 3
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 314 (71.53%) Microsoft
2 247 (56.26%) Office 365
3 190 (43.28%) Active Directory
4 187 (42.60%) Windows
5 134 (30.52%) Finance
6 122 (27.79%) Windows 10
7 115 (26.20%) Azure
8 87 (19.82%) Cisco
9 86 (19.59%) Microsoft Excel
10 83 (18.91%) Firewall
11 79 (18.00%) ITIL
12 71 (16.17%) Degree
13 69 (15.72%) Palo Alto
14 67 (15.26%) Management Information System
15 63 (14.35%) DNS
15 63 (14.35%) Windows Server
16 61 (13.90%) AWS
16 61 (13.90%) MS Visio
17 60 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 59 (13.44%) VPN
19 58 (13.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 56 (12.76%) Project Management
21 55 (12.53%) DHCP
22 53 (12.07%) Azure Active Directory
23 52 (11.85%) Skype
23 52 (11.85%) Marketing
24 51 (11.62%) Identity Management
24 51 (11.62%) Self-Motivation
25 50 (11.39%) MS Exchange
26 49 (11.16%) Problem-Solving

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 50 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 49 (11.16%) Skype for Business
3 48 (10.93%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.87%) Confluence
5 6 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.91%) IIS
6 4 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.68%) CMS
7 3 (0.68%) Moodle
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.23%) Drupal
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 86 (19.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (13.90%) MS Visio
3 58 (13.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.82%) Acrobat
6 6 (1.37%) AutoCAD
7 5 (1.14%) Sketch
8 4 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.91%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.91%) InVision
9 3 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.23%) Figma
10 1 (0.23%) Flinto
10 1 (0.23%) InDesign
10 1 (0.23%) LightWave 3D
10 1 (0.23%) MODO
10 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.23%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Endur
2 2 (0.46%) Relativity
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 247 (56.26%) Office 365
2 115 (26.20%) Azure
3 61 (13.90%) AWS
4 53 (12.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 35 (7.97%) GCP
6 30 (6.83%) Slack
7 28 (6.38%) Route 53
8 11 (2.51%) G Suite
9 10 (2.28%) SaaS
10 8 (1.82%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.82%) Mimecast
11 5 (1.14%) OneDrive
11 5 (1.14%) Power Platform
12 3 (0.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 3 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.46%) IaaS
13 2 (0.46%) Smartsheet
14 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (18.91%) Firewall
2 63 (14.35%) DNS
3 59 (13.44%) VPN
4 55 (12.53%) DHCP
5 52 (11.85%) Skype
6 47 (10.71%) LAN
7 43 (9.79%) VoIP
8 41 (9.34%) Network Security
8 41 (9.34%) WAN
8 41 (9.34%) Wireless
9 33 (7.52%) Wi-Fi
10 31 (7.06%) Internet
11 29 (6.61%) BGP
11 29 (6.61%) OSPF
12 28 (6.38%) IPsec
12 28 (6.38%) MPLS
12 28 (6.38%) RIP
12 28 (6.38%) SNMP
12 28 (6.38%) TACACS
12 28 (6.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (1.37%) DB2
4 5 (1.14%) Power BI
4 5 (1.14%) Tableau
5 4 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.68%) BigQuery
6 3 (0.68%) Blockchain
6 3 (0.68%) GIS
6 3 (0.68%) MySQL
6 3 (0.68%) QGIS
7 2 (0.46%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.46%) QlikView
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.23%) Redis
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.33%) JIRA
2 9 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.37%) Ant
3 6 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.37%) Maven
4 5 (1.14%) Selenium
5 4 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.46%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.46%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.23%) VersionOne
General
1 134 (30.52%) Finance
2 52 (11.85%) Marketing
3 39 (8.88%) Telecoms
4 35 (7.97%) Public Sector
5 27 (6.15%) Law
6 26 (5.92%) Legal
7 20 (4.56%) Banking
7 20 (4.56%) Electronics
7 20 (4.56%) Manufacturing
8 16 (3.64%) Retail
9 5 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.14%) Publishing
10 4 (0.91%) Advertising
10 4 (0.91%) Back Office
10 4 (0.91%) French Language
10 4 (0.91%) German Language
10 4 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.91%) Japanese Language
10 4 (0.91%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 107 (24.37%) Analyst
2 49 (11.16%) Support Analyst
3 37 (8.43%) Network Engineer
4 36 (8.20%) IT Support
5 35 (7.97%) Desktop Support
6 34 (7.74%) Support Engineer
7 33 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 31 (7.06%) Security Engineer
9 27 (6.15%) Desktop Analyst
9 27 (6.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 27 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (5.24%) IT Analyst
11 21 (4.78%) Senior Network Engineer
11 21 (4.78%) Service Analyst
12 20 (4.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 20 (4.56%) Windows Support Analyst
13 19 (4.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 19 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 18 (4.10%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
15 16 (3.64%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.51%) HTML
2 6 (1.37%) Java EE
2 6 (1.37%) JAXB
2 6 (1.37%) JDBC
2 6 (1.37%) Middleware
2 6 (1.37%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (0.91%) CSS
3 4 (0.91%) Web Services
4 3 (0.68%) DHTML
4 3 (0.68%) jQuery
4 3 (0.68%) LAMP
4 3 (0.68%) XHTML
4 3 (0.68%) YUI
5 2 (0.46%) JSON
5 2 (0.46%) REST
5 2 (0.46%) XML
6 1 (0.23%) COM
6 1 (0.23%) Corona SDK
6 1 (0.23%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (0.23%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.26%) Management Information System
2 51 (11.62%) Self-Motivation
3 44 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.78%) Data Centre
5 14 (3.19%) User Experience
6 10 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.05%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.59%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.37%) Replication
9 6 (1.37%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.37%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.14%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.91%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.91%) Clustering
11 4 (0.91%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.91%) iPhone
11 4 (0.91%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 187 (42.60%) Windows
2 122 (27.79%) Windows 10
3 63 (14.35%) Windows Server
4 44 (10.02%) Linux
4 44 (10.02%) Windows 7
5 36 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (7.97%) Mac OS X
7 31 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (5.47%) Windows Server 2016
9 15 (3.42%) Unix
10 14 (3.19%) Android
10 14 (3.19%) Windows Server 2019
11 11 (2.51%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.82%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.91%) CentOS
13 4 (0.91%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.46%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.00%) ITIL
2 56 (12.76%) Project Management
3 51 (11.62%) Identity Management
4 49 (11.16%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (7.97%) DevOps
7 34 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 33 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (7.06%) Service Delivery
10 29 (6.61%) B2B
10 29 (6.61%) Network Monitoring
11 28 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (6.38%) Performance Analysis
11 28 (6.38%) Security Monitoring
11 28 (6.38%) Time Management
12 25 (5.69%) Digital Marketing
12 25 (5.69%) Security Operations
13 24 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (5.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.25%) SQL
2 39 (8.88%) PowerShell
3 38 (8.66%) Python
4 18 (4.10%) C
5 9 (2.05%) Java
6 6 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.37%) Perl
6 6 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.91%) PHP
8 2 (0.46%) C#
9 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (16.17%) Degree
2 60 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (10.93%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (7.52%) CCNA
5 23 (5.24%) CCNP
5 23 (5.24%) MCSE
6 18 (4.10%) SANS
7 16 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (3.19%) SSCP
9 13 (2.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (2.51%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (2.51%) RHCE
10 11 (2.51%) RHCSA
11 9 (2.05%) MCP
11 9 (2.05%) MCSA
11 9 (2.05%) RIBA
12 7 (1.59%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (1.37%) BICSI RCDD
14 5 (1.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.52%) SLA
2 14 (3.19%) QA
3 9 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.82%) GDPR
5 7 (1.59%) PMO
6 4 (0.91%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.68%) P3O
8 2 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.46%) IFRS
8 2 (0.46%) NIST
9 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.23%) GAAP
9 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.23%) MiFID
9 1 (0.23%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 190 (43.28%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.59%) XenApp
4 7 (1.59%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.46%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (6.83%) SCCM
2 28 (6.38%) Ansible
2 28 (6.38%) Nagios
2 28 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (6.38%) Puppet
3 26 (5.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 18 (4.10%) QRadar
5 10 (2.28%) WSUS
6 8 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (0.91%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.23%) Nessus
9 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 314 (71.53%) Microsoft
2 87 (19.82%) Cisco
3 69 (15.72%) Palo Alto
4 40 (9.11%) VMware
5 34 (7.74%) CheckPoint
6 31 (7.06%) Google
7 29 (6.61%) Avaya
8 28 (6.38%) Riverbed
9 27 (6.15%) Citrix
10 26 (5.92%) IBM
11 22 (5.01%) Adobe
11 22 (5.01%) SAP
12 20 (4.56%) HP
13 19 (4.33%) Apple
14 18 (4.10%) ArcSight
14 18 (4.10%) Bomgar
14 18 (4.10%) CyberArk
14 18 (4.10%) LogRhythm
14 18 (4.10%) NetWitness
14 18 (4.10%) Splunk