Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 78 86
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,941 2,665 2,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.57% 3.96% 3.77%
As % of the Applications category 45.19% 45.57% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,655 2,280 2,295
London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,400
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 4,295 5,848 6,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 7.89% 8.68% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,498 4,726 4,973
London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -

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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 2019. 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 -24 505 £37,500 - 111
West London -15 104 £44,000 +36.43% 57
South London -20 92 £27,500 -3.51% 12
East London +5 43 £31,210 +13.49% 15
North London -15 16 £29,000 -42.00% 8
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 1,373 (70.74%) Microsoft
2 1,027 (52.91%) Windows
3 780 (40.19%) Office 365
4 748 (38.54%) Active Directory
5 543 (27.98%) Windows 10
6 460 (23.70%) Finance
7 412 (21.23%) Windows 7
8 407 (20.97%) Microsoft Excel
9 376 (19.37%) Windows Server
10 351 (18.08%) ITIL
11 333 (17.16%) SQL
12 319 (16.43%) Azure
13 304 (15.66%) Degree
14 254 (13.09%) SCCM
15 242 (12.47%) VMware
16 230 (11.85%) Project Management
17 229 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
18 226 (11.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 217 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
20 209 (10.77%) MS Exchange
20 209 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
21 198 (10.20%) DNS
21 198 (10.20%) SharePoint
22 196 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
23 186 (9.58%) SQL Server
24 180 (9.27%) LAN
24 180 (9.27%) Citrix
25 177 (9.12%) Law
26 174 (8.96%) DHCP
27 162 (8.35%) PowerShell

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
1 209 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 198 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 125 (6.44%) Skype for Business
4 60 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 56 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (1.91%) Confluence
7 31 (1.60%) IIS
8 18 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (0.72%) CMS
10 13 (0.67%) WordPress
11 11 (0.57%) SAS
12 10 (0.52%) EPiServer
12 10 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.46%) IBM Notes
13 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.41%) Apache
14 8 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.41%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.36%) Smallworld
16 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 407 (20.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 226 (11.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 140 (7.21%) MS Visio
4 111 (5.72%) Microsoft Project
5 31 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.62%) Acrobat
7 11 (0.57%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.36%) NASTRAN
8 7 (0.36%) Siemens NX
9 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.26%) Stata
11 4 (0.21%) InVision
11 4 (0.21%) S-PLUS
11 4 (0.21%) SPSS
12 2 (0.10%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.10%) InDesign
12 2 (0.10%) MicroStation
13 1 (0.052%) Revit
Business Applications
1 41 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.18%) Elite 3E
3 12 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.36%) Carpe Diem
7 7 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.36%) Teamcenter
8 6 (0.31%) FastStats
8 6 (0.31%) Temenos T24
9 4 (0.21%) HFM
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle AGIS
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.15%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.15%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 780 (40.19%) Office 365
2 319 (16.43%) Azure
3 75 (3.86%) AWS
4 66 (3.40%) SaaS
5 58 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 51 (2.63%) Power Platform
7 47 (2.42%) OneDrive
8 25 (1.29%) IaaS
9 24 (1.24%) PaaS
10 20 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
10 20 (1.03%) G Suite
11 16 (0.82%) BrowserStack
11 16 (0.82%) Mimecast
12 14 (0.72%) Google Analytics
13 13 (0.67%) Google Docs
14 12 (0.62%) PowerApps
15 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Flow
15 7 (0.36%) Serverless
15 7 (0.36%) Trello
16 6 (0.31%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 198 (10.20%) DNS
2 180 (9.27%) LAN
3 174 (8.96%) DHCP
4 150 (7.73%) WAN
5 143 (7.37%) Firewall
6 138 (7.11%) TCP/IP
7 136 (7.01%) Skype
8 107 (5.51%) VoIP
9 100 (5.15%) VPN
10 91 (4.69%) Internet
11 78 (4.02%) Wireless
12 49 (2.52%) SAN
13 42 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (2.01%) Remote Desktop
15 34 (1.75%) Network Security
16 30 (1.55%) VLAN
17 21 (1.08%) IP Telephony
18 20 (1.03%) SMTP
18 20 (1.03%) WebEx
19 18 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.22%) Power BI
3 42 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (0.88%) Big Data
7 16 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.62%) FileMaker
10 12 (0.62%) MS Access
11 11 (0.57%) Data Lake
11 11 (0.57%) DB2
11 11 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.52%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.46%) GIS
13 9 (0.46%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 76 (3.92%) JIRA
2 32 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (1.29%) Visual Studio
4 23 (1.18%) Selenium
5 20 (1.03%) SpecFlow
6 16 (0.82%) MSI
7 12 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (0.46%) Git (software)
9 9 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (0.21%) Balsamiq
11 4 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.21%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.10%) Ant
12 2 (0.10%) Hudson
12 2 (0.10%) Subversion
13 1 (0.052%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.052%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.052%) Jenkins
General
1 460 (23.70%) Finance
2 177 (9.12%) Law
3 151 (7.78%) Legal
4 107 (5.51%) Marketing
5 92 (4.74%) Banking
6 71 (3.66%) Retail
7 69 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 39 (2.01%) Back Office
9 29 (1.49%) Public Sector
10 22 (1.13%) Publishing
11 16 (0.82%) Billing
11 16 (0.82%) Local Government
12 15 (0.77%) Advertising
12 15 (0.77%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.77%) Police
13 14 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.67%) French Language
15 12 (0.62%) Front Office
16 11 (0.57%) Games
17 9 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 603 (31.07%) Analyst
2 308 (15.87%) IT Support
3 268 (13.81%) Support Analyst
4 248 (12.78%) Support Engineer
5 196 (10.10%) IT Analyst
6 163 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 147 (7.57%) IT Support Analyst
8 144 (7.42%) Desktop Support
9 122 (6.29%) Service Analyst
10 119 (6.13%) IT Engineer
11 109 (5.62%) Service Desk Analyst
12 108 (5.56%) Consultant
13 97 (5.00%) Junior
14 88 (4.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 86 (4.43%) IT Support Engineer
16 82 (4.22%) Desktop Engineer
17 79 (4.07%) Project Manager
18 76 (3.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support
19 73 (3.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 73 (3.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (4.07%) .NET
2 68 (3.50%) HTML
3 38 (1.96%) CSS
4 30 (1.55%) ASP.NET
5 28 (1.44%) Web Services
6 17 (0.88%) Middleware
7 16 (0.82%) .NET Framework
7 16 (0.82%) XML
8 15 (0.77%) COM
8 15 (0.77%) jQuery
9 12 (0.62%) HTML5
9 12 (0.62%) JSON
10 10 (0.52%) REST
11 9 (0.46%) J2EE
11 9 (0.46%) LDAP
12 8 (0.41%) AngularJS
12 8 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle Streams
12 8 (0.41%) WPF
13 7 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 209 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 121 (6.23%) Self-Motivation
4 104 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
5 70 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 70 (3.61%) iPhone
6 60 (3.09%) User Experience
7 51 (2.63%) Blackberry
8 35 (1.80%) Smartphone
9 32 (1.65%) Hedge funds
10 27 (1.39%) Social Media
11 25 (1.29%) Driving Licence
11 25 (1.29%) iPad
12 23 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.13%) Virtual Team
14 20 (1.03%) Mobile App
15 16 (0.82%) Anti-Piracy
16 14 (0.72%) Fat Client
16 14 (0.72%) Robotics
16 14 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1,027 (52.91%) Windows
2 543 (27.98%) Windows 10
3 412 (21.23%) Windows 7
4 376 (19.37%) Windows Server
5 196 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 127 (6.54%) Android
7 98 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 80 (4.12%) Linux
9 74 (3.81%) Apple iOS
10 71 (3.66%) Windows 8
11 62 (3.19%) Mac OS
11 62 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 57 (2.94%) Mac OS X
13 23 (1.18%) Unix
14 17 (0.88%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.31%) CentOS
15 6 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (18.08%) ITIL
2 230 (11.85%) Project Management
3 229 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
4 217 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (6.34%) Project Delivery
6 122 (6.29%) CRM
7 107 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 104 (5.36%) Migration
9 98 (5.05%) Analytics
10 89 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
11 86 (4.43%) Change Management
11 86 (4.43%) Fintech
11 86 (4.43%) Service Delivery
11 86 (4.43%) Time Management
12 81 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
13 79 (4.07%) PRINCE2
14 78 (4.02%) Business Analysis
15 77 (3.97%) Service Management
16 76 (3.92%) Computer Science
17 69 (3.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 333 (17.16%) SQL
2 162 (8.35%) PowerShell
3 70 (3.61%) C#
4 62 (3.19%) VB
5 61 (3.14%) VBA
6 50 (2.58%) Python
7 46 (2.37%) Java
8 45 (2.32%) JavaScript
9 42 (2.16%) C
10 29 (1.49%) C++
11 27 (1.39%) T-SQL
12 23 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.13%) PHP
14 20 (1.03%) Perl
14 20 (1.03%) R
15 17 (0.88%) VBScript
16 16 (0.82%) VB.NET
17 11 (0.57%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.36%) MATLAB
19 5 (0.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 304 (15.66%) Degree
2 134 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (3.25%) MCP
4 61 (3.14%) MCSE
5 59 (3.04%) MCSA
6 52 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (2.16%) A+ Certification
8 41 (2.11%) CCNA
9 36 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 36 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 34 (1.75%) Security Cleared
11 27 (1.39%) PMP
12 23 (1.18%) MCITP
13 22 (1.13%) CISSP
14 21 (1.08%) ISEB
15 20 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
16 19 (0.98%) MCDST
17 18 (0.93%) ISTQB
17 18 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 17 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.41%) SLA
2 52 (2.68%) PMO
3 39 (2.01%) GDPR
4 23 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 23 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.18%) QA
5 8 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.36%) COBIT
7 4 (0.21%) GAAP
7 4 (0.21%) IFRS
7 4 (0.21%) NIST
7 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.15%) MiFID
8 3 (0.15%) PSD2
9 2 (0.10%) COSO
9 2 (0.10%) ITGC
10 1 (0.052%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.052%) P3O
10 1 (0.052%) SEPA
10 1 (0.052%) Solvency II
System Software
1 748 (38.54%) Active Directory
2 151 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (5.46%) Hyper-V
4 53 (2.73%) vSphere
5 26 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (1.24%) XenApp
7 21 (1.08%) XenDesktop
8 18 (0.93%) BitLocker
9 15 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
12 11 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (0.52%) Docker
14 8 (0.41%) Firmware
15 5 (0.26%) Xen
16 3 (0.15%) NFS
17 2 (0.10%) KVM
17 2 (0.10%) UAG
18 1 (0.052%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
18 1 (0.052%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 254 (13.09%) SCCM
2 80 (4.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 31 (1.60%) vCenter Server
4 28 (1.44%) WSUS
5 25 (1.29%) Backup Exec
6 19 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (0.82%) HP ALM
7 16 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (0.82%) SCOM
8 15 (0.77%) EnCase
8 15 (0.77%) FTK
8 15 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
10 9 (0.46%) PowerCLI
11 8 (0.41%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (0.36%) Ansible
12 7 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1,373 (70.74%) Microsoft
2 242 (12.47%) VMware
3 180 (9.27%) Citrix
4 161 (8.29%) Cisco
5 104 (5.36%) Apple
6 89 (4.59%) HP
7 82 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
8 77 (3.97%) Oracle
9 68 (3.50%) iManage
10 65 (3.35%) ServiceNow
11 55 (2.83%) Adobe
11 55 (2.83%) Google
12 54 (2.78%) Dell
13 47 (2.42%) Avaya
14 42 (2.16%) Polycom
15 41 (2.11%) Sophos
16 36 (1.85%) Veeam
17 35 (1.80%) Symantec
18 28 (1.44%) Tableau
19 26 (1.34%) SonicWALL