Period
to 4 April 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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 81 85
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,629 2,325 2,563
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.40% 3.81% 3.67%
As % of the Applications category 45.85% 46.66% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,394 1,981 2,283
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,350 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3,553 4,983 5,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.41% 8.17% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,867 3,972 4,752
Median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £71,250
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 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 4 April 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 4 April 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 -10 467 £37,500 +4.17% 36
West London 0 94 £45,000 +37.40% 18
South London -13 73 £30,000 +7.14% 14
East London -5 27 £28,000 -15.15% 10
North London -15 12 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 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 1,061 (65.13%) Microsoft
2 766 (47.02%) Windows
3 642 (39.41%) Office 365
4 531 (32.60%) Active Directory
5 417 (25.60%) Finance
6 362 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 359 (22.04%) Microsoft Excel
8 290 (17.80%) ITIL
9 288 (17.68%) Windows Server
10 271 (16.64%) Azure
11 254 (15.59%) SQL
12 232 (14.24%) Windows 7
13 221 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
14 219 (13.44%) Degree
15 208 (12.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 203 (12.46%) Project Management
17 191 (11.72%) VMware
17 191 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
18 173 (10.62%) SCCM
19 164 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
19 164 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
20 158 (9.70%) Citrix
21 156 (9.58%) SharePoint
22 145 (8.90%) MS Exchange
22 145 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
23 135 (8.29%) Legal
24 133 (8.16%) PowerShell
25 127 (7.80%) DNS
26 124 (7.61%) Skype
27 123 (7.55%) LAN

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
1 156 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 145 (8.90%) MS Exchange
3 113 (6.94%) Skype for Business
4 47 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (2.46%) Confluence
6 35 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (1.10%) IIS
9 14 (0.86%) Smallworld
10 12 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.55%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.31%) SAS
14 3 (0.18%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.12%) CMS
15 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 359 (22.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 208 (12.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 121 (7.43%) MS Visio
4 80 (4.91%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (1.10%) AutoCAD
6 14 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.80%) Acrobat
8 12 (0.74%) InVision
8 12 (0.74%) NASTRAN
8 12 (0.74%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.74%) Siemens NX
8 12 (0.74%) Sketch
9 11 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.31%) Zeplin
11 4 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.12%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.12%) Mozilla Thunderbird
12 2 (0.12%) Snagit
13 1 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.061%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.98%) Elite 3E
3 12 (0.74%) Teamcenter
4 8 (0.49%) Shopify
5 7 (0.43%) FastStats
5 7 (0.43%) Magento
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.31%) RiskWrite
8 4 (0.25%) Carpe Diem
8 4 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.12%) Eikon
10 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.12%) Relativity
10 2 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
10 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 642 (39.41%) Office 365
2 271 (16.64%) Azure
3 82 (5.03%) AWS
4 62 (3.81%) Power Platform
4 62 (3.81%) SaaS
5 54 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (2.27%) PaaS
7 27 (1.66%) IaaS
8 24 (1.47%) OneDrive
9 19 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
9 19 (1.17%) Mimecast
9 19 (1.17%) PowerApps
10 15 (0.92%) WhatsApp
11 14 (0.86%) G Suite
12 12 (0.74%) BrowserStack
13 9 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.55%) Serverless
14 8 (0.49%) Google Docs
15 7 (0.43%) GCP
15 7 (0.43%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 127 (7.80%) DNS
2 124 (7.61%) Skype
3 123 (7.55%) LAN
4 113 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 104 (6.38%) DHCP
6 100 (6.14%) WAN
7 86 (5.28%) Firewall
8 82 (5.03%) VoIP
9 76 (4.67%) Internet
9 76 (4.67%) VPN
10 50 (3.07%) Wireless
11 44 (2.70%) Broadband
12 38 (2.33%) SAN
13 32 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
14 30 (1.84%) Network Security
15 28 (1.72%) Intranet
15 28 (1.72%) MPLS
16 25 (1.53%) WebEx
17 22 (1.35%) RSVP
18 21 (1.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.50%) Power BI
3 31 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (1.10%) GIS
6 17 (1.04%) Data Lake
7 16 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (0.86%) MS Access
9 13 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (0.74%) FileMaker
11 11 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.55%) DB2
14 8 (0.49%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.49%) PowerPivot
14 8 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.43%) Big Data
15 7 (0.43%) Relational Database
16 5 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 80 (4.91%) JIRA
2 25 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 25 (1.53%) Selenium
2 25 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (0.98%) SpecFlow
4 14 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 10 (0.61%) MSI
6 7 (0.43%) Axure RP
6 7 (0.43%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
7 6 (0.37%) WiX
8 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.25%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.25%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.12%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.12%) FishEye
11 2 (0.12%) SonarQube
General
1 417 (25.60%) Finance
2 135 (8.29%) Legal
3 118 (7.24%) Law
4 92 (5.65%) Marketing
5 88 (5.40%) Banking
6 66 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 44 (2.70%) Retail
8 38 (2.33%) Back Office
9 31 (1.90%) Public Sector
10 30 (1.84%) Advertising
11 20 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 18 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.92%) Front Office
14 14 (0.86%) Games
15 13 (0.80%) Billing
15 13 (0.80%) Publishing
16 11 (0.68%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.61%) Music Industry
18 8 (0.49%) Japanese Language
18 8 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 497 (30.51%) Analyst
2 233 (14.30%) IT Support
3 217 (13.32%) Support Analyst
4 170 (10.44%) Support Engineer
5 152 (9.33%) IT Analyst
6 126 (7.73%) Desktop Support
7 120 (7.37%) Service Analyst
8 103 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
9 101 (6.20%) IT Support Analyst
10 98 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
11 76 (4.67%) IT Engineer
12 74 (4.54%) Project Manager
13 67 (4.11%) Consultant
14 60 (3.68%) Business Analyst
15 59 (3.62%) IT Manager
15 59 (3.62%) IT Support Engineer
16 56 (3.44%) Architect
17 54 (3.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 53 (3.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 51 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (3.87%) .NET
2 36 (2.21%) HTML
3 23 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 20 (1.23%) CSS
4 20 (1.23%) Web Services
5 15 (0.92%) XML
6 14 (0.86%) KML
7 10 (0.61%) .NET Framework
8 8 (0.49%) X-Windows
9 7 (0.43%) HTML5
9 7 (0.43%) LDAP
9 7 (0.43%) Middleware
10 6 (0.37%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.37%) COM
10 6 (0.37%) JSON
11 5 (0.31%) jQuery
11 5 (0.31%) REST
11 5 (0.31%) XMPP
12 4 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 191 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (5.89%) Data Centre
3 94 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
4 73 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
5 52 (3.19%) iPhone
6 51 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 43 (2.64%) User Experience
8 28 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 27 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 25 (1.53%) iPad
11 23 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.35%) Fibre Optics
13 21 (1.29%) Driving Licence
14 17 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
14 17 (1.04%) Derivative
15 15 (0.92%) Smartphone
16 14 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
16 14 (0.86%) Virtual Team
17 13 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 766 (47.02%) Windows
2 362 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 288 (17.68%) Windows Server
4 232 (14.24%) Windows 7
5 112 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 91 (5.59%) Android
7 72 (4.42%) Windows Server 2016
8 65 (3.99%) Apple iOS
9 59 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (3.01%) Linux
11 38 (2.33%) Mac OS X
12 33 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (1.72%) Unix
14 24 (1.47%) Mac OS
15 21 (1.29%) Windows 8
16 19 (1.17%) Windows Server 2019
17 13 (0.80%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.61%) Windows 2000
19 6 (0.37%) CentOS
19 6 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (17.80%) ITIL
2 221 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
3 203 (12.46%) Project Management
4 164 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (6.88%) Project Delivery
6 107 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 103 (6.32%) Migration
8 102 (6.26%) CRM
9 83 (5.10%) Business Analysis
9 83 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
10 80 (4.91%) Service Delivery
11 78 (4.79%) Change Management
11 78 (4.79%) Time Management
12 77 (4.73%) PRINCE2
13 69 (4.24%) Mentoring
14 66 (4.05%) Fintech
15 64 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 62 (3.81%) Decision-Making
17 61 (3.74%) Mobile Device Management
18 60 (3.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 254 (15.59%) SQL
2 133 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 66 (4.05%) C#
4 59 (3.62%) Python
5 42 (2.58%) VBA
6 39 (2.39%) C
7 35 (2.15%) JavaScript
8 32 (1.96%) VB
9 26 (1.60%) Java
10 23 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 21 (1.29%) VB.NET
12 13 (0.80%) PL/SQL
13 12 (0.74%) C++
13 12 (0.74%) VBScript
14 7 (0.43%) R
15 5 (0.31%) VB6
16 4 (0.25%) Perl
16 4 (0.25%) Ruby
17 3 (0.18%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.18%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 219 (13.44%) Degree
2 164 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (5.16%) MCSA
4 64 (3.93%) MCSE
5 55 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (2.58%) MCP
7 37 (2.27%) CCNA
7 37 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 29 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (1.66%) CISSP
10 23 (1.41%) MOS
11 20 (1.23%) Security Cleared
11 20 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (1.04%) ISTQB
13 15 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 14 (0.86%) CCNP
14 14 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
14 14 (0.86%) IIBA
14 14 (0.86%) MCITP
14 14 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (7.55%) SLA
2 37 (2.27%) PMO
3 33 (2.03%) GDPR
4 20 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.23%) QA
5 15 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.061%) COBIT
7 1 (0.061%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.061%) NIST
7 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.061%) WCAG
System Software
1 531 (32.60%) Active Directory
2 145 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (3.93%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.33%) vSphere
5 22 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 21 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 21 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (1.04%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (0.74%) XenApp
9 8 (0.49%) BitLocker
10 7 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.18%) Firmware
14 2 (0.12%) Docker
14 2 (0.12%) UAG
15 1 (0.061%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
15 1 (0.061%) KVM
15 1 (0.061%) Xen
Systems Management
1 173 (10.62%) SCCM
2 60 (3.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 29 (1.78%) vCenter Server
4 20 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.23%) WSUS
5 15 (0.92%) SCOM
6 14 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
7 12 (0.74%) HP ALM
7 12 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.74%) Jamf Pro
7 12 (0.74%) PowerCLI
8 11 (0.68%) AirWatch
9 8 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.49%) Thomson Reuters DACS
10 7 (0.43%) Ansible
10 7 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.37%) HP UCMDB
12 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1,061 (65.13%) Microsoft
2 191 (11.72%) VMware
3 158 (9.70%) Citrix
4 123 (7.55%) Cisco
5 93 (5.71%) Apple
6 75 (4.60%) HP
7 69 (4.24%) iManage
8 67 (4.11%) Adobe
9 62 (3.81%) Google
10 49 (3.01%) ServiceNow
11 44 (2.70%) Bloomberg
11 44 (2.70%) Oracle
12 38 (2.33%) Reuters
13 37 (2.27%) Avaya
14 30 (1.84%) Dell
15 29 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
16 26 (1.60%) Veeam
17 25 (1.53%) Intapp
17 25 (1.53%) Tableau
18 24 (1.47%) Symantec