Microsoft Office Jobs with Work from Home Options

Microsoft Office
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 94 102 158
Rank change year-on-year +8 +56 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 1,061 1,397 1,605
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.14% 3.20% 2.41%
As % of the Applications category 36.46% 43.64% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 823 943 1,189
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £26,500 £32,500 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.89% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £82,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £32,500 £38,450 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.47% +2.53% -

All Software Application Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for software application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,910 3,201 4,691
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 8.61% 7.33% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,814 2,129 2,744
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,128
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +5.88%

Microsoft Office
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Microsoft Office trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microsoft Office.

Microsoft Office salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Microsoft Office salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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
1 108 (10.18%) Microsoft Exchange
2 105 (9.90%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.07%) IIS
4 18 (1.70%) CMS
5 12 (1.13%) Confluence
6 7 (0.66%) SAS
7 4 (0.38%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.38%) Moodle
8 3 (0.28%) Apache
8 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.28%) JBoss
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.094%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 316 (29.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 153 (14.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 28 (2.64%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.51%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.85%) InDesign
6 9 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.66%) AutoCAD
8 7 (0.66%) SPSS
9 6 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.19%) Trello
14 1 (0.094%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.094%) Adobe XD
14 1 (0.094%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.094%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.94%) Elite 3E
1 10 (0.94%) Infor SunSystems
1 10 (0.94%) iTrent
1 10 (0.94%) Sage 200
2 8 (0.75%) Carpe Diem
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.47%) Relativity
4 5 (0.47%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.47%) Sage CRM
5 4 (0.38%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.28%) Salesforce CRM
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.19%) Shopify
7 2 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 278 (26.20%) Microsoft 365
2 172 (16.21%) Azure
3 64 (6.03%) Power Platform
4 56 (5.28%) Entra ID
5 27 (2.54%) SaaS
6 24 (2.26%) AWS
7 22 (2.07%) GitHub
8 19 (1.79%) Power Automate
9 17 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (1.23%) Azure DevOps
10 13 (1.23%) Google Workspace
10 13 (1.23%) PowerApps
11 8 (0.75%) OCI
11 8 (0.75%) Smartsheet
11 8 (0.75%) Snowflake
11 8 (0.75%) Yammer
12 7 (0.66%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.66%) OneDrive
13 6 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.57%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 77 (7.26%) LAN
2 69 (6.50%) WAN
3 50 (4.71%) VPN
4 47 (4.43%) Wi-Fi
5 42 (3.96%) DHCP
6 41 (3.86%) Internet
7 40 (3.77%) Firewall
8 39 (3.68%) VLAN
9 38 (3.58%) DNS
10 32 (3.02%) Wireless
11 26 (2.45%) TCP/IP
12 22 (2.07%) VoIP
13 19 (1.79%) Broadband
14 18 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (1.32%) FTP
16 13 (1.23%) ADSL
17 11 (1.04%) Skype
18 9 (0.85%) Intranet
19 7 (0.66%) HTTP
20 6 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (5.18%) Power BI
2 48 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 10 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (0.85%) Big Data
5 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.66%) EDRMS
7 7 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.47%) EDMS
9 5 (0.47%) Tableau
10 4 (0.38%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.28%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 49 (4.62%) JIRA
2 22 (2.07%) Visual Studio
2 22 (2.07%) Visual Studio Code
3 8 (0.75%) Git
3 8 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.47%) eggPlant
4 5 (0.47%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.38%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.38%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.38%) MSI
6 3 (0.28%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.28%) GCC
6 3 (0.28%) Subversion
7 2 (0.19%) Balsamiq
7 2 (0.19%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.094%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.094%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 518 (48.82%) Social Skills
2 300 (28.28%) Finance
3 150 (14.14%) Organisational Skills
4 143 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
5 109 (10.27%) Legal
6 86 (8.11%) Law
7 83 (7.82%) Marketing
8 70 (6.60%) Retail
9 47 (4.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 44 (4.15%) Public Sector
11 39 (3.68%) Banking
12 36 (3.39%) Advertising
13 33 (3.11%) Presentation Skills
14 29 (2.73%) Aerospace
15 27 (2.54%) Telecoms
16 23 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
17 18 (1.70%) Automotive
17 18 (1.70%) German Language
18 11 (1.04%) Manufacturing
19 10 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 267 (25.16%) Analyst
2 99 (9.33%) IT Support
3 89 (8.39%) Support Engineer
4 71 (6.69%) Coordinator
4 71 (6.69%) Senior
5 68 (6.41%) Administrator
6 63 (5.94%) Lead
7 62 (5.84%) Support Analyst
8 59 (5.56%) Consultant
9 56 (5.28%) IT Engineer
10 55 (5.18%) IT Analyst
11 53 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
12 44 (4.15%) Service Analyst
13 41 (3.86%) Project Manager
14 40 (3.77%) Business Analyst
15 36 (3.39%) Developer
16 35 (3.30%) Service Desk Analyst
17 33 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
18 31 (2.92%) IT Support Analyst
19 30 (2.83%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (4.43%) HTML
2 35 (3.30%) .NET
3 22 (2.07%) Blazor
3 22 (2.07%) HTML5
4 15 (1.41%) CSS
4 15 (1.41%) REST
5 13 (1.23%) JSON
6 12 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (1.04%) XML
8 8 (0.75%) jQuery
9 7 (0.66%) XSL
10 5 (0.47%) EDI
11 4 (0.38%) DAO
11 4 (0.38%) EDIFACT
12 3 (0.28%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.28%) LDAP
12 3 (0.28%) SAML
12 3 (0.28%) Web Services
13 2 (0.19%) Middleware
13 2 (0.19%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.48%) Self-Motivation
2 72 (6.79%) Social Media
3 55 (5.18%) Management Information System
4 48 (4.52%) Driving Licence
5 32 (3.02%) Onboarding
6 16 (1.51%) e-Learning
6 16 (1.51%) Taxonomies
7 14 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (1.13%) Product Ownership
9 11 (1.04%) Blog
9 11 (1.04%) Graphic Design
9 11 (1.04%) NHS
10 10 (0.94%) Blackberry
11 9 (0.85%) BYOD
11 9 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (0.75%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.75%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.75%) IoT
12 8 (0.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 301 (28.37%) Windows
2 117 (11.03%) Windows 10
3 79 (7.45%) Windows Server
4 46 (4.34%) Apple iOS
5 42 (3.96%) Android
6 24 (2.26%) Linux
7 20 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 20 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
9 14 (1.32%) Mac OS
10 13 (1.23%) Windows Server 2019
11 9 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.75%) Unix
13 6 (0.57%) Solaris
13 6 (0.57%) Windows NT
13 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.47%) AIX
14 5 (0.47%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (26.96%) Problem-Solving
2 200 (18.85%) Customer Service
3 125 (11.78%) Project Management
4 121 (11.40%) Time Management
5 111 (10.46%) ITIL
6 101 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 84 (7.92%) Agile
8 79 (7.45%) CRM
9 70 (6.60%) ITSM
10 67 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
11 64 (6.03%) Cybersecurity
12 61 (5.75%) Decision-Making
12 61 (5.75%) ERP
13 60 (5.66%) Service Management
13 60 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 54 (5.09%) Analytics
15 52 (4.90%) Mentoring
16 50 (4.71%) Change Management
17 47 (4.43%) Business Analysis
18 46 (4.34%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 132 (12.44%) SQL
2 43 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 21 (1.98%) PowerShell
4 17 (1.60%) C#
5 14 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 9 (0.85%) Python
7 8 (0.75%) VB
8 7 (0.66%) VBA
9 5 (0.47%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.47%) VBScript
10 4 (0.38%) ActionScript
10 4 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 4 (0.38%) Java
11 3 (0.28%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.28%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.19%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.094%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 253 (23.85%) Degree
2 65 (6.13%) DBS Check
3 55 (5.18%) Security Cleared
4 40 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (3.58%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.89%) ISEB
7 19 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (1.60%) CCNA
8 17 (1.60%) MCITP
9 16 (1.51%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 13 (1.23%) HNC
11 13 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.94%) A+ Certification
14 9 (0.85%) HND
14 9 (0.85%) MCP
15 8 (0.75%) CRISC
15 8 (0.75%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.31%) SLA
2 56 (5.28%) QA
3 25 (2.36%) GDPR
4 14 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.32%) PMO
5 12 (1.13%) Accessibility
5 12 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.75%) GRC
8 6 (0.57%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.57%) NCSC
8 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.28%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.19%) IASME
10 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17025
10 2 (0.19%) ITGC
10 2 (0.19%) NIST
10 2 (0.19%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 195 (18.38%) Active Directory
2 49 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
4 9 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.38%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.28%) XenApp
10 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.19%) vSphere
11 1 (0.094%) Firmware
11 1 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 70 (6.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 49 (4.62%) SCCM
3 18 (1.70%) WSUS
4 14 (1.32%) SCOM
5 6 (0.57%) CSIRT
6 5 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.38%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.28%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Statspack
8 3 (0.28%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.19%) Autotask
9 2 (0.19%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.19%) Terraform
10 1 (0.094%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.094%) EnCase
10 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.094%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 782 (73.70%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.84%) VMware
3 41 (3.86%) Adobe
3 41 (3.86%) Cisco
4 39 (3.68%) SAP
5 38 (3.58%) Oracle
6 32 (3.02%) Apple
6 32 (3.02%) Salesforce
7 31 (2.92%) Google
7 31 (2.92%) ServiceNow
8 29 (2.73%) Citrix
9 27 (2.54%) iManage
10 26 (2.45%) Dell
10 26 (2.45%) HP
11 18 (1.70%) Sage
12 13 (1.23%) Barracuda Networks
13 11 (1.04%) Facebook
14 10 (0.94%) Infor
15 9 (0.85%) Intapp
15 9 (0.85%) Meraki