Microsoft Office Jobs

Microsoft Office
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Microsoft Office skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 42 74 104
Rank change year-on-year +32 +30 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 4,633 3,404 6,077
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.84% 4.10% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 49.00% 48.05% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,288 2,174 3,509
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,250 £23,750
25th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,500 £38,350 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.65% +2.27% -5.80%
75th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,581 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -12.63% +2.94% -

All Software Application Skills
UK

Microsoft Office falls under the Software Applications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring software application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9,455 7,085 16,091
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.87% 8.54% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,887 4,386 7,658
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,004 £26,250
25th Percentile £28,500 £30,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £44,666 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.45% -0.74% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £61,123 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +0.48%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in the UK

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in the UK

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in the UK

Microsoft Office
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +37 4,286 £33,500 -16.25% 1,338
UK excluding London +36 3,681 £30,581 -12.63% 1,297
Midlands +33 1,165 £32,500 -18.01% 251
South East +30 884 £31,250 -10.71% 355
Work from Home -5 853 £37,500 -21.05% 571
London +11 837 £47,500 -5.00% 237
West Midlands +28 749 £32,500 -18.13% 158
North of England +29 725 £30,000 -14.29% 319
East Midlands +34 416 £32,000 -14.67% 82
North West +20 368 £30,000 -20.00% 180
South West +24 338 £30,000 -21.05% 180
Yorkshire +38 308 £30,250 -8.33% 97
East of England +7 299 £30,000 +5.26% 110
Scotland -33 154 £30,000 -18.25% 59
Wales +15 91 £27,000 -1.82% 50
North East +6 49 £31,000 - 50
Northern Ireland +34 21 £42,500 +30.77% 23
Isle of Man - 9 - - 4
Channel Islands -6 1 £60,000 +33.33% 3

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 369 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 322 (6.95%) Microsoft Exchange
3 53 (1.14%) Confluence
4 37 (0.80%) Skype for Business
5 31 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 31 (0.67%) WebLogic
6 29 (0.63%) CMS
7 25 (0.54%) SAS
8 23 (0.50%) IIS
9 11 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (0.22%) ArcGIS
11 9 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
12 8 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.15%) Jupyter
13 7 (0.15%) WordPress
14 6 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.11%) Apache
15 5 (0.11%) IBM Domino
15 5 (0.11%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.065%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1,856 (40.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 446 (9.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 126 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 83 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
5 46 (0.99%) AutoCAD
6 28 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 21 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 18 (0.39%) InDesign
10 10 (0.22%) Revit
11 9 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 8 (0.17%) Trello
13 6 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.13%) OrCAD
13 6 (0.13%) SPSS
14 5 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
14 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.065%) EPLAN
15 3 (0.065%) Final Cut Pro
15 3 (0.065%) Pro Tools
Business Applications
1 44 (0.95%) iTrent
2 33 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 25 (0.54%) NEC Housing
4 24 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (0.45%) Primavera
6 17 (0.37%) Sage 200
7 13 (0.28%) Infor SunSystems
8 11 (0.24%) ResourceLink
9 10 (0.22%) Elite 3E
10 9 (0.19%) Maximo
11 8 (0.17%) Relativity
11 8 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
12 7 (0.15%) NetSuite
13 6 (0.13%) Shopify
14 5 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (0.11%) FastStats
14 5 (0.11%) FastStats PeopleStage
14 5 (0.11%) Sage 50
14 5 (0.11%) Sage CRM
15 4 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 894 (19.30%) Microsoft 365
2 445 (9.61%) Azure
3 210 (4.53%) Power Platform
4 152 (3.28%) Entra ID
5 69 (1.49%) AWS
6 64 (1.38%) Google Workspace
7 61 (1.32%) PowerApps
8 59 (1.27%) OneDrive
9 53 (1.14%) SaaS
10 46 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
11 44 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
12 41 (0.88%) Power Automate
13 37 (0.80%) GitHub
13 37 (0.80%) Mimecast
14 30 (0.65%) Azure DevOps
15 24 (0.52%) PaaS
16 22 (0.47%) IaaS
17 20 (0.43%) WhatsApp
18 11 (0.24%) ShareGate
18 11 (0.24%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 290 (6.26%) Firewall
2 222 (4.79%) DNS
3 185 (3.99%) DHCP
4 168 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 155 (3.35%) LAN
6 154 (3.32%) VPN
7 139 (3.00%) WAN
8 119 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
9 101 (2.18%) Wireless
10 80 (1.73%) Internet
11 75 (1.62%) VLAN
12 73 (1.58%) VoIP
13 62 (1.34%) Network Security
14 51 (1.10%) FTP
14 51 (1.10%) SAN
15 46 (0.99%) Skype
16 39 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
17 33 (0.71%) Intranet
18 27 (0.58%) WebEx
19 25 (0.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (3.95%) Power BI
2 131 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 50 (1.08%) Tableau
4 38 (0.82%) Oracle Database
5 33 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 31 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 31 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (0.67%) VLDB
7 26 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
8 25 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (0.47%) Big Data
11 15 (0.32%) Data Lake
11 15 (0.32%) Metadata
12 14 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (0.19%) EDRMS
13 9 (0.19%) MS Access
13 9 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 136 (2.94%) JIRA
2 30 (0.65%) Git
3 29 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 17 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
5 14 (0.30%) LabVIEW
5 14 (0.30%) MSI
6 13 (0.28%) AdminStudio
6 13 (0.28%) InstallShield
7 9 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (0.13%) GitLab
8 6 (0.13%) Mercurial
8 6 (0.13%) Selenium
8 6 (0.13%) Subversion
9 5 (0.11%) eggPlant
9 5 (0.11%) NUnit
9 5 (0.11%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.086%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.065%) Bugzilla
General
1 2,208 (47.66%) Social Skills
2 1,157 (24.97%) Finance
3 987 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
4 739 (15.95%) Retail
5 675 (14.57%) Marketing
6 616 (13.30%) Organisational Skills
7 489 (10.55%) Legal
8 325 (7.01%) Military
9 215 (4.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 211 (4.55%) Law
11 176 (3.80%) Influencing Skills
12 157 (3.39%) Presentation Skills
13 142 (3.06%) Telecoms
14 134 (2.89%) Manufacturing
15 123 (2.65%) French Language
16 117 (2.53%) Public Sector
17 84 (1.81%) Banking
17 84 (1.81%) Documentation Skills
18 61 (1.32%) German Language
18 61 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 855 (18.45%) Analyst
2 510 (11.01%) Development Manager
3 427 (9.22%) IT Support
4 340 (7.34%) Graduate
5 303 (6.54%) Support Engineer
6 249 (5.37%) Senior
7 248 (5.35%) Coordinator
8 218 (4.71%) Support Analyst
9 213 (4.60%) IT Engineer
10 208 (4.49%) Business Manager
11 202 (4.36%) Consultant
12 200 (4.32%) Business Development Manager
13 175 (3.78%) Project Manager
14 168 (3.63%) Administrator
15 162 (3.50%) IT Support Engineer
16 153 (3.30%) IT Analyst
17 147 (3.17%) IT Technician
18 129 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
19 125 (2.70%) Product Analyst
20 123 (2.65%) Sales Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (1.42%) .NET
2 47 (1.01%) HTML
3 20 (0.43%) CSS
4 19 (0.41%) XML
5 17 (0.37%) HTML5
6 15 (0.32%) EDI
7 14 (0.30%) JSON
7 14 (0.30%) LDAP
7 14 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
7 14 (0.30%) Web Services
8 12 (0.26%) pytest
9 11 (0.24%) Blazor
10 10 (0.22%) .NET Framework
11 9 (0.19%) ASP.NET
11 9 (0.19%) Middleware
11 9 (0.19%) REST
12 7 (0.15%) Flash
13 6 (0.13%) ADO
13 6 (0.13%) Classic ASP
13 6 (0.13%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 448 (9.67%) Self-Motivation
2 423 (9.13%) Onboarding
3 218 (4.71%) Driving Licence
4 215 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 99 (2.14%) Social Media
6 68 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
7 64 (1.38%) Replication
8 55 (1.19%) Data Centre
9 44 (0.95%) Smartphone
10 41 (0.88%) CCTV
11 36 (0.78%) NHS
12 33 (0.71%) e-Learning
13 30 (0.65%) Learning Management System
14 29 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (0.60%) Blog
16 25 (0.54%) iPhone
16 25 (0.54%) Operational Technology
17 23 (0.50%) Renewable Energy
18 22 (0.47%) Product Ownership
19 21 (0.45%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 1,175 (25.36%) Windows
2 505 (10.90%) Windows 10
3 348 (7.51%) Windows Server
4 115 (2.48%) Android
4 115 (2.48%) Linux
5 114 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 95 (2.05%) Mac OS
7 87 (1.88%) Windows 7
7 87 (1.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 87 (1.88%) Windows Server 2019
8 81 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (1.27%) Unix
10 35 (0.76%) Solaris
10 35 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.26%) Windows Vista
13 10 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.15%) VMS
16 6 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,202 (25.94%) Customer Service
2 1,181 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
3 931 (20.09%) Logistics
4 791 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 625 (13.49%) Business Development
6 611 (13.19%) Agile
7 509 (10.99%) Customer Requirements
8 464 (10.02%) Data Analysis
9 453 (9.78%) Project Management
10 442 (9.54%) ITIL
11 421 (9.09%) Data Management
12 410 (8.85%) Customer Experience
13 401 (8.66%) CAD
14 395 (8.53%) Commercial Awareness
15 388 (8.37%) Process Improvement
16 379 (8.18%) Facilities Management
17 350 (7.55%) Financial Modelling
18 345 (7.45%) Creative Thinking
19 327 (7.06%) Performance Metrics
20 318 (6.86%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 353 (7.62%) SQL
2 161 (3.48%) PowerShell
3 68 (1.47%) Python
4 65 (1.40%) VBA
5 62 (1.34%) JavaScript
6 61 (1.32%) C#
7 38 (0.82%) T-SQL
8 34 (0.73%) PL/SQL
9 32 (0.69%) VB
10 22 (0.47%) MATLAB
11 21 (0.45%) R
12 16 (0.35%) VB.NET
13 14 (0.30%) C++
13 14 (0.30%) VBScript
14 10 (0.22%) PHP
15 9 (0.19%) Bash
16 6 (0.13%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.13%) Java
17 5 (0.11%) Assembly Language
18 4 (0.086%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1,638 (35.36%) Degree
2 245 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 198 (4.27%) DBS Check
4 162 (3.50%) SC Cleared
5 146 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 79 (1.71%) A+ Certification
7 78 (1.68%) MCP
8 74 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
9 59 (1.27%) Master's Degree
10 47 (1.01%) DV Cleared
10 47 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
11 46 (0.99%) HND
12 45 (0.97%) CIPD
13 44 (0.95%) HNC
13 44 (0.95%) MCSE
14 39 (0.84%) CIMA
15 37 (0.80%) PMI Certification
16 36 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 34 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
18 33 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (5.37%) SLA
2 127 (2.74%) QA
3 98 (2.12%) GDPR
4 65 (1.40%) Accessibility
5 52 (1.12%) Data Quality
6 37 (0.80%) PMO
7 30 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
9 19 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (0.37%) ISO 14001
11 10 (0.22%) COSHH
11 10 (0.22%) IFRS
11 10 (0.22%) NEBOSH
12 6 (0.13%) COBIT
12 6 (0.13%) NIST
12 6 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 4 (0.086%) GMP
13 4 (0.086%) GRC
13 4 (0.086%) JTAG
System Software
1 797 (17.20%) Active Directory
2 197 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 129 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 31 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (0.32%) vSphere
6 14 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (0.22%) XenApp
10 9 (0.19%) Firmware
11 8 (0.17%) Docker
11 8 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.086%) KVM
13 4 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.065%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 152 (3.28%) SCCM
2 142 (3.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 40 (0.86%) WSUS
4 31 (0.67%) Data Guard
4 31 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 25 (0.54%) Terraform
6 20 (0.43%) Jamf Pro
7 16 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
8 13 (0.28%) SCOM
8 13 (0.28%) SmoothWall
9 11 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (0.19%) Ansible
10 9 (0.19%) Autotask
10 9 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 8 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (0.15%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.13%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.11%) Icinga
14 5 (0.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3,199 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 235 (5.07%) VMware
3 143 (3.09%) SAP
4 130 (2.81%) Google
5 115 (2.48%) Apple
6 112 (2.42%) Cisco
7 103 (2.22%) Citrix
8 99 (2.14%) ServiceNow
9 81 (1.75%) Oracle
10 70 (1.51%) Veeam
11 68 (1.47%) Salesforce
12 56 (1.21%) Adobe
12 56 (1.21%) iManage
13 51 (1.10%) Dell
14 49 (1.06%) Remedy
15 46 (0.99%) Sage
16 39 (0.84%) NEC
17 36 (0.78%) Sophos
18 35 (0.76%) HP
18 35 (0.76%) Sun