Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
England > London
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 88 80
Rank change year-on-year -85 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 551 1,783 2,427
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.96% 3.57% 3.89%
As % of the Applications category 33.21% 46.87% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 512 1,549 2,120
Median annual salary £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £36,250 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.21% -4.29% +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 1,659 3,804 5,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.89% 7.62% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,302 3,114 4,279
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,455 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 2 March 2021.

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 2 March 2021. 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 -76 110 £48,000 +28.00% 13
East London +22 30 £32,500 +16.07% 11
West London +10 30 £42,500 -5.56% 11
South London -33 8 £35,750 +23.28% 1
North London +21 3 £34,125 +8.33% 2
Microsoft Office
England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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.

1 375 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 244 (44.28%) Microsoft 365
3 210 (38.11%) Windows
4 175 (31.76%) Active Directory
5 145 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
6 143 (25.95%) Finance
7 138 (25.05%) Azure
8 118 (21.42%) Windows 10
9 108 (19.60%) ITIL
10 100 (18.15%) Problem-Solving
11 95 (17.24%) SQL
12 94 (17.06%) Degree
13 91 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
14 90 (16.33%) SharePoint
15 78 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
16 76 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 66 (11.98%) Project Management
18 64 (11.62%) SCCM
19 63 (11.43%) Windows Server
20 60 (10.89%) PowerShell
21 58 (10.53%) Citrix
22 55 (9.98%) MS Exchange
23 52 (9.44%) Linux
23 52 (9.44%) Azure Active Directory
24 51 (9.26%) MS Visio
25 50 (9.07%) Windows 7
26 49 (8.89%) Migration
26 49 (8.89%) SQL Server
26 49 (8.89%) JIRA
27 48 (8.71%) Marketing

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 90 (16.33%) SharePoint
2 55 (9.98%) MS Exchange
3 35 (6.35%) Confluence
4 25 (4.54%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.45%) CMS
6 8 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (1.45%) IIS
7 6 (1.09%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.54%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.36%) Apache
10 2 (0.36%) Drupal
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.36%) WordPress
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 145 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 76 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 51 (9.26%) MS Visio
4 23 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (2.36%) InVision
6 5 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.91%) Sketch
7 4 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.73%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.54%) InDesign
9 2 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.18%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.18%) Flinto
10 1 (0.18%) Maya
10 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.18%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 9 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.91%) Endur
3 4 (0.73%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.54%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.36%) Relativity
5 2 (0.36%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.18%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 244 (44.28%) Microsoft 365
2 138 (25.05%) Azure
3 52 (9.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 41 (7.44%) AWS
5 27 (4.90%) Power Platform
6 20 (3.63%) SaaS
7 19 (3.45%) GCP
8 15 (2.72%) Mimecast
8 15 (2.72%) Slack
9 12 (2.18%) Route 53
10 11 (2.00%) Google Analytics
11 9 (1.63%) OneDrive
12 6 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (1.09%) G Suite
13 4 (0.73%) Google Docs
13 4 (0.73%) Google Sheets
14 3 (0.54%) GoToWebinar
14 3 (0.54%) Veeva
15 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.17%) Firewall
2 42 (7.62%) DHCP
2 42 (7.62%) DNS
2 42 (7.62%) VPN
3 33 (5.99%) TCP/IP
4 29 (5.26%) VoIP
5 28 (5.08%) Skype
6 25 (4.54%) LAN
6 25 (4.54%) WAN
7 22 (3.99%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (3.09%) Network Security
9 16 (2.90%) BGP
9 16 (2.90%) Wireless
10 15 (2.72%) MPLS
11 14 (2.54%) OSPF
12 13 (2.36%) RIP
13 12 (2.18%) IPsec
13 12 (2.18%) SNMP
13 12 (2.18%) TACACS
13 12 (2.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.63%) Power BI
3 19 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 14 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.81%) Tableau
7 9 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.09%) Big Data
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.91%) BigQuery
9 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2019
9 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.73%) DB2
10 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.73%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.73%) Snowflake Schema
11 3 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 49 (8.89%) JIRA
2 29 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.99%) Maven
5 18 (3.27%) Artifactory
5 18 (3.27%) Gradle
5 18 (3.27%) Mocha
6 13 (2.36%) Selenium
7 10 (1.81%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.63%) JUnit
8 9 (1.63%) Mockito
8 9 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.73%) Ant
9 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.54%) Snyk
11 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 143 (25.95%) Finance
2 48 (8.71%) Marketing
3 47 (8.53%) Legal
4 41 (7.44%) Law
5 34 (6.17%) Banking
6 26 (4.72%) Retail
7 23 (4.17%) Public Sector
8 19 (3.45%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.54%) Back Office
10 12 (2.18%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.81%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.81%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.63%) German Language
13 8 (1.45%) Advertising
14 7 (1.27%) Electronics
15 6 (1.09%) French Language
15 6 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.91%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.91%) Publishing
16 5 (0.91%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 138 (25.05%) Analyst
2 51 (9.26%) Support Analyst
3 48 (8.71%) IT Support
4 36 (6.53%) Support Engineer
5 34 (6.17%) IT Analyst
6 32 (5.81%) Consultant
6 32 (5.81%) Developer
7 30 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (4.90%) Applications Support
9 24 (4.36%) Service Analyst
10 23 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
11 20 (3.63%) Project Manager
12 18 (3.27%) Desktop Support
13 17 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
14 16 (2.90%) Business Analyst
14 16 (2.90%) Network Engineer
14 16 (2.90%) Service Desk Analyst
15 14 (2.54%) Applications Support Analyst
15 14 (2.54%) Product Manager
15 14 (2.54%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.36%) Web Services
2 23 (4.17%) HTML
3 20 (3.63%) React
4 19 (3.45%) CSS
4 19 (3.45%) XML
5 18 (3.27%) Node.js
6 15 (2.72%) AngularJS
6 15 (2.72%) REST
7 13 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
7 13 (2.36%) jQuery
8 12 (2.18%) JSON
9 11 (2.00%) .NET
10 10 (1.81%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.81%) DHTML
11 9 (1.63%) JAXP
11 9 (1.63%) JSP
11 9 (1.63%) JSTL
11 9 (1.63%) Servlets
11 9 (1.63%) SOAP
11 9 (1.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.71%) Management Information System
3 45 (8.17%) Self-Motivation
4 31 (5.63%) User Experience
5 25 (4.54%) Video Conferencing
6 20 (3.63%) Equities
7 18 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.27%) N-Tier
8 16 (2.90%) Data Centre
9 15 (2.72%) Virtual Team
10 13 (2.36%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.81%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (1.45%) Derivative
13 8 (1.45%) EPoS
13 8 (1.45%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.45%) iPad
13 8 (1.45%) iPhone
13 8 (1.45%) Taxonomies
14 6 (1.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 210 (38.11%) Windows
2 118 (21.42%) Windows 10
3 63 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 52 (9.44%) Linux
5 50 (9.07%) Windows 7
6 41 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (5.08%) Android
7 28 (5.08%) Mac OS X
7 28 (5.08%) Windows Server 2016
8 24 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (3.99%) Windows Server 2019
10 21 (3.81%) Mac OS
11 17 (3.09%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.45%) Unix
12 8 (1.45%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.09%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.36%) CentOS
14 2 (0.36%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (19.60%) ITIL
2 100 (18.15%) Problem-Solving
3 78 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (11.98%) Project Management
5 49 (8.89%) Migration
6 48 (8.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 47 (8.53%) Analytics
8 45 (8.17%) DevOps
9 39 (7.08%) Computer Science
9 39 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (6.17%) Service Delivery
11 33 (5.99%) Time Management
12 32 (5.81%) Decision-Making
13 31 (5.63%) Project Delivery
14 30 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (5.44%) Service Management
15 29 (5.26%) Scrum
16 28 (5.08%) Data Analysis
17 25 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
17 25 (4.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 95 (17.24%) SQL
2 60 (10.89%) PowerShell
3 32 (5.81%) Java
4 31 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.26%) Python
6 18 (3.27%) Java 8
7 12 (2.18%) C#
8 9 (1.63%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.27%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.91%) Perl
11 4 (0.73%) C
11 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.36%) PHP
12 2 (0.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 94 (17.06%) Degree
2 45 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (6.53%) MCSE
4 31 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (4.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 20 (3.63%) CCNA
7 16 (2.90%) CCNP
7 16 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
7 16 (2.90%) SSCP
8 15 (2.72%) MCITP
8 15 (2.72%) RHCSA
9 12 (2.18%) MCP
9 12 (2.18%) RHCE
10 11 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.45%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.45%) MOS
12 6 (1.09%) MCTS
12 6 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.91%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.73%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.81%) QA
1 21 (3.81%) SLA
2 11 (2.00%) PMO
3 8 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.09%) GDPR
5 5 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.54%) MiFID
6 3 (0.54%) P3O
6 3 (0.54%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.36%) IFRS
8 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.18%) EMIR
8 1 (0.18%) GAAP
System Software
1 175 (31.76%) Active Directory
2 33 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.27%) Docker
5 12 (2.18%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.27%) XenApp
7 3 (0.54%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.36%) vSphere
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 64 (11.62%) SCCM
2 41 (7.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (3.27%) Kubernetes
4 14 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
5 12 (2.18%) Ansible
5 12 (2.18%) Nagios
5 12 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.18%) Puppet
6 11 (2.00%) Jamf Pro
7 5 (0.91%) MaaS360
8 4 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (0.73%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.73%) Terraform
9 3 (0.54%) PaperCut
9 3 (0.54%) WSUS
10 2 (0.36%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.36%) SCOM
11 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 375 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 58 (10.53%) Citrix
3 45 (8.17%) Apple
4 44 (7.99%) VMware
5 42 (7.62%) Cisco
6 34 (6.17%) Google
7 32 (5.81%) Palo Alto
8 30 (5.44%) Oracle
9 25 (4.54%) IBM
10 22 (3.99%) Bloomberg
10 22 (3.99%) ServiceNow
11 21 (3.81%) Avaya
12 20 (3.63%) HP
13 13 (2.36%) Adobe
13 13 (2.36%) Fidessa
13 13 (2.36%) SAP
14 12 (2.18%) Red Hat
14 12 (2.18%) Riverbed
15 9 (1.63%) Fortinet
15 9 (1.63%) iManage