Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 145 89 81
Rank change year-on-year -56 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 470 1,971 2,650
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.34% 3.53% 3.85%
As % of the Applications category 39.70% 45.79% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 423 1,707 2,306
Median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £66,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £41,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +27.69% - -

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 1,184 4,304 5,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.90% 7.71% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 949 3,507 4,695
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.06% +5.33%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -21 142 £45,000 +20.00% 15
West London +17 33 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North London +21 7 £45,000 +23.29% 2
South London -32 5 £60,000 +66.67% 3
East London -7 2 £33,750 +3.85% 4
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 347 (73.83%) Microsoft
2 237 (50.43%) Office 365
3 211 (44.89%) Active Directory
4 191 (40.64%) Windows
5 168 (35.74%) Finance
6 126 (26.81%) Azure
7 114 (24.26%) Windows 10
8 108 (22.98%) Cisco
9 97 (20.64%) Firewall
10 85 (18.09%) ITIL
11 74 (15.74%) Management Information System
12 72 (15.32%) Microsoft Excel
12 72 (15.32%) MS Visio
13 71 (15.11%) Degree
14 70 (14.89%) Palo Alto
15 67 (14.26%) SQL
16 66 (14.04%) Windows Server
17 64 (13.62%) DNS
17 64 (13.62%) Project Management
18 63 (13.40%) Telecoms
19 60 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
19 60 (12.77%) Azure Active Directory
20 58 (12.34%) Cisco Certification
20 58 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
21 57 (12.13%) Marketing
21 57 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
22 53 (11.28%) Identity Management
22 53 (11.28%) AWS
22 53 (11.28%) Windows 7
22 53 (11.28%) 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 50 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 48 (10.21%) MS Exchange
3 40 (8.51%) Skype for Business
4 31 (6.60%) Confluence
5 10 (2.13%) IIS
6 6 (1.28%) Mendix
6 6 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.64%) Moodle
8 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.43%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.43%) CMS
9 2 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.43%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 72 (15.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 72 (15.32%) MS Visio
2 38 (8.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.70%) Acrobat
4 8 (1.70%) AutoCAD
5 5 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.85%) InVision
6 4 (0.85%) Sketch
7 3 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.43%) EViews
8 2 (0.43%) NASTRAN
8 2 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.43%) Siemens NX
8 2 (0.43%) Stata
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.21%) InDesign
9 1 (0.21%) Revit
9 1 (0.21%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.28%) FastStats
3 4 (0.85%) Unica
4 3 (0.64%) Relativity
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.43%) Magento
5 2 (0.43%) Maximo
5 2 (0.43%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.43%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.21%) Endur
6 1 (0.21%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.21%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 237 (50.43%) Office 365
2 126 (26.81%) Azure
3 60 (12.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 53 (11.28%) AWS
5 29 (6.17%) GCP
6 22 (4.68%) Route 53
6 22 (4.68%) Slack
7 15 (3.19%) SaaS
8 11 (2.34%) Power Platform
9 10 (2.13%) G Suite
10 9 (1.91%) IaaS
11 8 (1.70%) OneDrive
12 6 (1.28%) Smartsheet
13 4 (0.85%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.85%) PaaS
13 4 (0.85%) PowerApps
14 3 (0.64%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 97 (20.64%) Firewall
2 64 (13.62%) DNS
3 50 (10.64%) DHCP
3 50 (10.64%) VPN
4 48 (10.21%) Internet
4 48 (10.21%) LAN
4 48 (10.21%) Wireless
5 45 (9.57%) Network Security
6 44 (9.36%) VoIP
7 42 (8.94%) Skype
8 37 (7.87%) BGP
8 37 (7.87%) WAN
9 36 (7.66%) MPLS
10 33 (7.02%) SNMP
11 31 (6.60%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (5.53%) OSPF
13 22 (4.68%) IPsec
13 22 (4.68%) RIP
13 22 (4.68%) TACACS
13 22 (4.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.70%) Power BI
3 7 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.28%) Blockchain
5 5 (1.06%) Big Data
5 5 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.06%) GIS
5 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.85%) BigQuery
6 4 (0.85%) MySQL
6 4 (0.85%) QGIS
7 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.64%) DB2
7 3 (0.64%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.43%) QlikView
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (4.68%) JIRA
2 17 (3.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.64%) Ant
4 3 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.64%) Maven
4 3 (0.64%) Selenium
5 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.43%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.21%) VersionOne
6 1 (0.21%) WiX
General
1 168 (35.74%) Finance
2 63 (13.40%) Telecoms
3 57 (12.13%) Marketing
4 34 (7.23%) Public Sector
5 32 (6.81%) Law
6 29 (6.17%) Electronics
6 29 (6.17%) Manufacturing
7 27 (5.74%) Legal
8 24 (5.11%) Banking
9 16 (3.40%) Retail
10 10 (2.13%) Advertising
10 10 (2.13%) Back Office
11 6 (1.28%) Japanese Language
12 5 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.64%) Games
13 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.64%) Local Government
14 2 (0.43%) Billing
14 2 (0.43%) French Language
14 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (22.34%) Analyst
2 55 (11.70%) Network Engineer
3 39 (8.30%) Support Engineer
4 38 (8.09%) Desktop Support
5 36 (7.66%) Support Analyst
6 32 (6.81%) Security Engineer
7 31 (6.60%) Consultant
8 28 (5.96%) Desktop Analyst
8 28 (5.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 27 (5.74%) 2nd Line Support
9 27 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (5.32%) IT Support
11 21 (4.47%) Project Manager
11 21 (4.47%) Senior Network Engineer
12 19 (4.04%) Windows Support Analyst
13 17 (3.62%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 17 (3.62%) Operations Engineer
13 17 (3.62%) Service Analyst
14 16 (3.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
14 16 (3.40%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.49%) HTML
2 6 (1.28%) ODBC
3 5 (1.06%) CSS
4 3 (0.64%) DHTML
4 3 (0.64%) Java EE
4 3 (0.64%) JAXB
4 3 (0.64%) JDBC
4 3 (0.64%) jQuery
4 3 (0.64%) JSON
4 3 (0.64%) LAMP
4 3 (0.64%) Middleware
4 3 (0.64%) REST
4 3 (0.64%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.64%) XHTML
4 3 (0.64%) XML
4 3 (0.64%) YUI
5 2 (0.43%) COM
5 2 (0.43%) KML
5 2 (0.43%) Web Services
6 1 (0.21%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 74 (15.74%) Management Information System
2 52 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (8.30%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (6.81%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.77%) User Experience
6 11 (2.34%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.91%) iPhone
8 9 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.49%) Clustering
9 7 (1.49%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.49%) Replication
9 7 (1.49%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.28%) AS400
10 6 (1.28%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.28%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.06%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.85%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 191 (40.64%) Windows
2 114 (24.26%) Windows 10
3 66 (14.04%) Windows Server
4 53 (11.28%) Windows 7
5 36 (7.66%) Linux
5 36 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (5.96%) Mac OS X
8 25 (5.32%) Windows Server 2016
9 15 (3.19%) Android
10 14 (2.98%) Apple iOS
10 14 (2.98%) Unix
11 12 (2.55%) Windows Server 2019
12 6 (1.28%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.06%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.64%) CentOS
16 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (18.09%) ITIL
2 64 (13.62%) Project Management
3 60 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
4 57 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (11.28%) Identity Management
6 39 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
9 33 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
9 33 (7.02%) SIEM
10 31 (6.60%) DevOps
10 31 (6.60%) Privileged Access Management
10 31 (6.60%) Project Delivery
10 31 (6.60%) Security Operations
10 31 (6.60%) Time Management
11 30 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 30 (6.38%) Programme Management
12 29 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
12 29 (6.17%) Service Delivery
13 28 (5.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.26%) SQL
2 53 (11.28%) PowerShell
3 44 (9.36%) Python
4 24 (5.11%) C
5 8 (1.70%) VBA
6 7 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.06%) Java
8 4 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.85%) C#
9 3 (0.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.64%) Perl
9 3 (0.64%) PHP
9 3 (0.64%) R
9 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.21%) C++
10 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (15.11%) Degree
2 58 (12.34%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (9.36%) CCNA
4 27 (5.74%) CCNP
5 26 (5.53%) SANS
6 23 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (3.62%) MCSE
8 15 (3.19%) MCSA
9 12 (2.55%) A+ Certification
9 12 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (2.13%) Check Point Certification
11 8 (1.70%) CCSA
11 8 (1.70%) ISEB
11 8 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (1.49%) CISM
12 7 (1.49%) SSCP
13 6 (1.28%) BICSI RCDD
13 6 (1.28%) IIBA
13 6 (1.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.36%) SLA
2 13 (2.77%) GDPR
3 12 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.70%) PMO
4 8 (1.70%) QA
5 3 (0.64%) NIST
6 2 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.21%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 211 (44.89%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.98%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.85%) XenApp
9 3 (0.64%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.64%) vSphere
10 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.21%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (8.51%) SCCM
2 30 (6.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 26 (5.53%) QRadar
4 23 (4.89%) Ansible
5 22 (4.68%) Nagios
5 22 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (4.68%) Puppet
6 14 (2.98%) WSUS
7 11 (2.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 8 (1.70%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.85%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.64%) SCOM
11 2 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 347 (73.83%) Microsoft
2 108 (22.98%) Cisco
3 70 (14.89%) Palo Alto
4 52 (11.06%) CheckPoint
5 39 (8.30%) VMware
6 36 (7.66%) IBM
7 33 (7.02%) SAP
8 27 (5.74%) Nokia
9 26 (5.53%) Adobe
9 26 (5.53%) ArcSight
9 26 (5.53%) BeyondTrust
9 26 (5.53%) Bomgar
9 26 (5.53%) CyberArk
9 26 (5.53%) LogRhythm
9 26 (5.53%) NetWitness
9 26 (5.53%) Splunk
9 26 (5.53%) Thycotic
10 24 (5.11%) Citrix
11 23 (4.89%) Avaya
11 23 (4.89%) Google