Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 75 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 -14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 2,599 2,654 4,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.76% 3.82% 4.68%
As % of the Applications category 45.50% 44.74% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,255 2,246 3,356
London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.76% +3.91%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £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 5,712 5,932 8,718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.26% 8.54% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,651 4,881 7,155
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £70,000
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -13 657 £40,000 +11.89% 67
West London -11 193 £32,500 -1.52% 46
South London +10 112 £30,000 +10.60% 9
East London -19 45 £29,000 -19.44% 19
North London -3 18 £26,000 -31.13% 6
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1,640 (63.10%) Microsoft
2 1,283 (49.37%) Windows
3 953 (36.67%) Active Directory
4 738 (28.40%) Finance
5 655 (25.20%) Windows 7
6 634 (24.39%) ITIL
7 595 (22.89%) Office 365
8 520 (20.01%) Microsoft Excel
9 470 (18.08%) Windows 10
10 382 (14.70%) Citrix
10 382 (14.70%) Law
11 372 (14.31%) MS Exchange
12 368 (14.16%) Legal
13 363 (13.97%) Windows Server
14 335 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
15 334 (12.85%) Degree
16 333 (12.81%) Project Management
17 322 (12.39%) SQL
18 313 (12.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 303 (11.66%) SharePoint
20 302 (11.62%) VMware
21 235 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 217 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
23 216 (8.31%) Service Delivery
23 216 (8.31%) SCCM
23 216 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
24 212 (8.16%) SLA
25 210 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
26 203 (7.81%) Cisco
27 196 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 372 (14.31%) MS Exchange
2 303 (11.66%) SharePoint
3 147 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 124 (4.77%) Skype for Business
5 114 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 72 (2.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 51 (1.96%) IIS
8 47 (1.81%) CMS
9 41 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
11 25 (0.96%) Confluence
12 23 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (0.81%) SAS
14 19 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.69%) Umbraco
16 17 (0.65%) WordPress
17 9 (0.35%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.31%) Apache
18 8 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 520 (20.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 313 (12.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 169 (6.50%) MS Visio
4 129 (4.96%) Microsoft Project
5 33 (1.27%) Photoshop
6 31 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (0.77%) Acrobat
8 16 (0.62%) Adobe Captivate
9 13 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.35%) Camtasia
10 9 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.19%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.15%) InDesign
12 4 (0.15%) SPSS
12 4 (0.15%) Stata
13 3 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.12%) LibreOffice
13 3 (0.12%) Maya
13 3 (0.12%) Mozilla Thunderbird
14 2 (0.077%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 51 (1.96%) Elite 3E
2 40 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (1.15%) Carpe Diem
4 18 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (0.46%) Eikon
6 11 (0.42%) HFM
7 10 (0.38%) CA PPM
7 10 (0.38%) Relativity
8 9 (0.35%) Concordance
9 8 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (0.27%) Ringtail
10 7 (0.27%) Visualfiles
11 6 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.19%) ReMetrica
13 4 (0.15%) CSG Singleview
13 4 (0.15%) Maximo
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 595 (22.89%) Office 365
2 174 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (2.39%) Mimecast
4 52 (2.00%) SaaS
5 49 (1.89%) OneDrive
6 38 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
6 38 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 36 (1.39%) IaaS
8 27 (1.04%) G Suite
9 22 (0.85%) PaaS
10 20 (0.77%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 16 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (0.35%) Trello
14 7 (0.27%) AdWords
14 7 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.23%) Dropbox
15 6 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
15 6 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 188 (7.23%) DNS
2 184 (7.08%) LAN
3 174 (6.69%) Firewall
4 172 (6.62%) DHCP
5 160 (6.16%) WAN
6 154 (5.93%) TCP/IP
7 153 (5.89%) VPN
8 122 (4.69%) Skype
9 100 (3.85%) VoIP
10 86 (3.31%) Internet
11 66 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
12 64 (2.46%) SAN
13 56 (2.15%) Wireless
14 47 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
15 45 (1.73%) VLAN
16 42 (1.62%) Intranet
17 27 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (1.04%) NetScaler
18 26 (1.00%) Network Security
19 21 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 38 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
6 33 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 32 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (1.08%) Power BI
9 23 (0.88%) Big Data
9 23 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (0.65%) Data Mining
11 17 (0.65%) MySQL
12 16 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
13 15 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (0.46%) OLAP
14 12 (0.46%) QlikView
14 12 (0.46%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 143 (5.50%) JIRA
2 29 (1.12%) Visual Studio
3 11 (0.42%) FrontPage
4 9 (0.35%) Eclipse
5 8 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.23%) Subversion
6 6 (0.23%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.19%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.12%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.12%) Selenium
10 2 (0.077%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.077%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.077%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.077%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.077%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.077%) WebDriver
General
1 738 (28.40%) Finance
2 382 (14.70%) Law
3 368 (14.16%) Legal
4 153 (5.89%) Banking
5 123 (4.73%) Retail
6 101 (3.89%) Marketing
7 98 (3.77%) Advertising
8 75 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 45 (1.73%) Back Office
10 42 (1.62%) Financial Institution
11 37 (1.42%) Games
11 37 (1.42%) Investment Banking
12 34 (1.31%) Front Office
13 28 (1.08%) Manufacturing
14 27 (1.04%) Publishing
15 25 (0.96%) French Language
15 25 (0.96%) Retail Banking
16 16 (0.62%) Billing
17 11 (0.42%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 887 (34.13%) Analyst
2 345 (13.27%) Support Analyst
3 290 (11.16%) Support Engineer
4 243 (9.35%) Desktop Support
5 237 (9.12%) IT Support
6 235 (9.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 231 (8.89%) Service Analyst
8 198 (7.62%) Service Desk Analyst
9 181 (6.96%) IT Analyst
10 130 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 127 (4.89%) Business Analyst
12 124 (4.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 121 (4.66%) Project Manager
14 116 (4.46%) IT Support Analyst
15 113 (4.35%) Consultant
15 113 (4.35%) Developer
16 111 (4.27%) Trainer
17 107 (4.12%) Desktop Engineer
18 103 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 92 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (4.73%) .NET
2 91 (3.50%) HTML
3 47 (1.81%) CSS
4 46 (1.77%) Web Services
5 37 (1.42%) ASP.NET
6 34 (1.31%) AngularJS
7 31 (1.19%) HTML5
8 30 (1.15%) XML
9 21 (0.81%) jQuery
10 19 (0.73%) CSS3
11 18 (0.69%) REST
12 17 (0.65%) COM
12 17 (0.65%) SOAP
13 15 (0.58%) .NET Framework
13 15 (0.58%) WinForms
14 14 (0.54%) Backbone.js
14 14 (0.54%) DOM
15 12 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
16 10 (0.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 335 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 176 (6.77%) Blackberry
3 109 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 106 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 97 (3.73%) iPhone
6 90 (3.46%) User Experience
7 65 (2.50%) iPad
7 65 (2.50%) Smartphone
8 64 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
9 63 (2.42%) e-Learning
10 62 (2.39%) Data Centre
11 41 (1.58%) Fintech
12 33 (1.27%) Fat Client
12 33 (1.27%) Thin Client
13 29 (1.12%) Hedge funds
14 28 (1.08%) EPoS
15 27 (1.04%) Driving Licence
16 26 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (1.00%) Social Media
17 25 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1,283 (49.37%) Windows
2 655 (25.20%) Windows 7
3 470 (18.08%) Windows 10
4 363 (13.97%) Windows Server
5 235 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 210 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 158 (6.08%) Android
8 157 (6.04%) Mac OS X
9 134 (5.16%) Windows 8
10 105 (4.04%) Apple iOS
11 84 (3.23%) Linux
12 77 (2.96%) Windows XP
13 64 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 63 (2.42%) Unix
15 48 (1.85%) Mac OS
16 35 (1.35%) Windows Phone
17 15 (0.58%) Solaris
18 10 (0.38%) Windows 2000
19 8 (0.31%) Windows Vista
20 7 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (24.39%) ITIL
2 333 (12.81%) Project Management
3 216 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
3 216 (8.31%) Service Delivery
4 192 (7.39%) CRM
5 166 (6.39%) Time Management
6 158 (6.08%) Change Management
7 129 (4.96%) Incident Management
8 128 (4.92%) Business Analysis
9 126 (4.85%) Service Management
10 122 (4.69%) Analytics
10 122 (4.69%) PRINCE2
11 121 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 120 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
13 101 (3.89%) Problem Management
14 99 (3.81%) Document Management
15 87 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
15 87 (3.35%) Investment Management
16 86 (3.31%) Asset Management
17 85 (3.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 322 (12.39%) SQL
2 107 (4.12%) C#
3 100 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 70 (2.69%) JavaScript
4 70 (2.69%) T-SQL
5 63 (2.42%) Java
6 62 (2.39%) VBA
7 47 (1.81%) VB
8 41 (1.58%) Python
9 38 (1.46%) C
10 35 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 30 (1.15%) VB.NET
12 25 (0.96%) Perl
13 20 (0.77%) VBScript
14 19 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 17 (0.65%) Ruby
16 15 (0.58%) PHP
17 13 (0.50%) Bourne shell
17 13 (0.50%) Korn
18 8 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 334 (12.85%) Degree
2 217 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 136 (5.23%) MCSE
4 83 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 83 (3.19%) MCP
5 70 (2.69%) MCSA
6 66 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (1.81%) CCNA
8 42 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
9 33 (1.27%) A+ Certification
10 30 (1.15%) MCDST
10 30 (1.15%) PMP
11 29 (1.12%) PMI Certification
12 26 (1.00%) Security Cleared
13 23 (0.88%) ISEB
14 22 (0.85%) MCITP
15 20 (0.77%) CCNP
15 20 (0.77%) CISA
16 19 (0.73%) CISSP
17 18 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (8.16%) SLA
2 108 (4.16%) QA
3 82 (3.16%) PMO
4 47 (1.81%) GDPR
5 35 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (0.88%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.73%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.54%) SEPA
9 12 (0.46%) ISO 14001
10 9 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
11 8 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 8 (0.31%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.19%) ISO 22301
12 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.12%) COBIT
13 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 2 (0.077%) GAAP
14 2 (0.077%) IFRS
14 2 (0.077%) IFRS 9
14 2 (0.077%) PMBOK
System Software
1 953 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 196 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (4.39%) XenApp
4 82 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 75 (2.89%) XenDesktop
6 41 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 40 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
8 34 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
8 34 (1.31%) vSphere
9 18 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.62%) BitLocker
11 15 (0.58%) XenServer
12 14 (0.54%) Firmware
13 13 (0.50%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.38%) Terminal Server
14 10 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
15 7 (0.27%) Docker
15 7 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.19%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.19%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 216 (8.31%) SCCM
2 38 (1.46%) WSUS
3 35 (1.35%) Backup Exec
4 34 (1.31%) AirWatch
5 26 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 23 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
7 22 (0.85%) SCVMM
8 20 (0.77%) SCOrch
9 19 (0.73%) SCOM
9 19 (0.73%) ServiceCenter
10 18 (0.69%) vCenter Server
11 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 16 (0.62%) SCDPM
11 16 (0.62%) SCSM
11 16 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 13 (0.50%) DameWare
13 11 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
14 10 (0.38%) Nagios
15 9 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
16 8 (0.31%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1,640 (63.10%) Microsoft
2 382 (14.70%) Citrix
3 302 (11.62%) VMware
4 203 (7.81%) Cisco
5 190 (7.31%) iManage
6 182 (7.00%) Apple
7 129 (4.96%) HP
8 106 (4.08%) Adobe
9 82 (3.16%) Oracle
10 79 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
11 72 (2.77%) Ivanti
12 68 (2.62%) ServiceNow
13 58 (2.23%) Google
14 51 (1.96%) Avaya
15 48 (1.85%) Dell
16 46 (1.77%) SAP
17 45 (1.73%) McAfee
18 41 (1.58%) Bloomberg
19 39 (1.50%) Intapp
19 39 (1.50%) Mitel