The first table below looks at the demand for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 332 540 746
Rank change year-on-year
+208 +206
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 827 305 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.07% 7.79% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 675 262 119
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.78%
Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5489 3917 3183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.02% 3.85% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4461 3379 2755
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Office 365
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the England region.

Office 365 Salary Trend in England

Office 365
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in England

Office 365
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +93 332 £45,000 - 53
South East +114 191 £45,000 -21.73% 45
North West +56 82 £35,000 +1.44% 6
East of England +54 77 £47,500 +55.73% 5
West Midlands +21 59 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South West +25 44 £45,000 -25.00% 11
Yorkshire +1 38 £45,000 +60.71% 15
East Midlands -28 18 £44,500 +4.70% 5
North East -4 1 £9,115 -83.42%
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365.

1 1135 (71.61%) Microsoft
2 1045 (65.93%) Windows
3 835 (52.68%) Active Directory
4 662 (41.77%) MS Exchange
5 595 (37.54%) SharePoint
6 482 (30.41%) MS Excel
7 452 (28.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 446 (28.14%) VMware
9 393 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 391 (24.67%) Lync
11 379 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 348 (21.96%) Hyper-V
13 338 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2010
14 334 (21.07%) MS Office
15 317 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 300 (18.93%) DNS
17 293 (18.49%) Exchange Server 2013
18 269 (16.97%) Firewall
19 261 (16.47%) Windows 7
20 257 (16.21%) Cisco
21 255 (16.09%) SQL Server
22 251 (15.84%) ITIL
23 245 (15.46%) MCSE
24 242 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
25 222 (14.01%) MCITP
26 213 (13.44%) Citrix
27 210 (13.25%) DHCP
28 203 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
29 189 (11.92%) SQL
30 187 (11.80%) SAN

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 662 (41.77%) MS Exchange
2 595 (37.54%) SharePoint
3 391 (24.67%) Lync
4 338 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 293 (18.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 183 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 177 (11.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 154 (9.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 152 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 96 (6.06%) IIS
11 77 (4.86%) Office Communications Server
12 74 (4.67%) SharePoint Server
13 41 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 35 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
15 31 (1.96%) IBM Notes
16 23 (1.45%) Apache
17 16 (1.01%) Tomcat
18 14 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
19 11 (0.69%) WordPress
20 8 (0.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 482 (30.41%) MS Excel
2 334 (21.07%) MS Office
3 28 (1.77%) InfoPath
4 15 (0.95%) MS Project
5 13 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 46 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.19%) Summit
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.19%) Bond Adapt
6 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.063%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 242 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (2.52%) SaaS
4 39 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (1.96%) IaaS
6 21 (1.32%) Google Apps
7 12 (0.76%) PaaS
8 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.13%) Heroku
9 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 300 (18.93%) DNS
2 269 (16.97%) Firewall
3 210 (13.25%) DHCP
4 187 (11.80%) SAN
5 157 (9.91%) TCP/IP
6 142 (8.96%) VPN
7 121 (7.63%) WAN
8 109 (6.88%) LAN
9 107 (6.75%) Unified Communications
10 92 (5.80%) Wireless
11 87 (5.49%) NAS
12 81 (5.11%) Internet
13 57 (3.60%) VoIP
14 44 (2.78%) VLAN
15 34 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
16 31 (1.96%) Network Security
17 28 (1.77%) iSCSI
18 22 (1.39%) SSL
18 22 (1.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (1.83%) MySQL
5 28 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (1.51%) Big Data
8 20 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (0.50%) OLAP
12 7 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.38%) MS Access
14 4 (0.25%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.19%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.13%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.13%) CouchDB
16 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (2.97%) Visual Studio
2 40 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.44%) JIRA
5 5 (0.32%) Log4Net
5 5 (0.32%) Subversion
6 3 (0.19%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.19%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.13%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.13%) PhantomJS
7 2 (0.13%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.063%) NUnit
8 1 (0.063%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.063%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.063%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.063%) Hudson
8 1 (0.063%) TestComplete
General
1 125 (7.89%) Finance
2 61 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 57 (3.60%) Marketing
4 31 (1.96%) Banking
5 27 (1.70%) Publishing
6 22 (1.39%) Advertising
7 21 (1.32%) Retail
8 20 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.20%) Games
10 14 (0.88%) Legal
11 13 (0.82%) Law
12 11 (0.69%) Electronics
13 7 (0.44%) German Language
14 5 (0.32%) Billing
15 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.25%) Back Office
16 3 (0.19%) Japanese Language
17 2 (0.13%) Italian Language
18 1 (0.063%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.063%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 283 (17.85%) Consultant
2 199 (12.56%) Analyst
3 157 (9.91%) Support Engineer
4 139 (8.77%) Architect
5 124 (7.82%) Developer
6 119 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 107 (6.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 104 (6.56%) Microsoft Consultant
9 99 (6.25%) Administrator
10 96 (6.06%) IT Support
11 94 (5.93%) Support Analyst
12 72 (4.54%) SharePoint Developer
13 69 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
14 53 (3.34%) Desktop Support
15 52 (3.28%) Technical Support
16 50 (3.15%) Technical Consultant
17 49 (3.09%) Systems Administrator
17 49 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
18 44 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 43 (2.71%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (8.64%) .NET
2 108 (6.81%) CSS
3 101 (6.37%) HTML
4 73 (4.61%) jQuery
5 57 (3.60%) ASP.NET
5 57 (3.60%) Web Services
6 46 (2.90%) Ajax
7 33 (2.08%) XML
8 31 (1.96%) HTML5
9 30 (1.89%) XSLT
10 23 (1.45%) REST
11 20 (1.26%) JSON
12 18 (1.14%) WCF
13 16 (1.01%) COM
14 11 (0.69%) CSS3
14 11 (0.69%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (0.63%) .NET Framework
15 10 (0.63%) SAML
16 9 (0.57%) LINQ to SQL
16 9 (0.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 101 (6.37%) Blackberry
2 60 (3.79%) Clustering
3 41 (2.59%) Replication
4 33 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 28 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (1.45%) PKI
6 23 (1.45%) PMI
7 21 (1.32%) iPhone
8 20 (1.26%) CLARiiON
9 19 (1.20%) Digital Media
10 16 (1.01%) Open Source
11 13 (0.82%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (0.82%) EqualLogic
12 11 (0.69%) DTV
12 11 (0.69%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.63%) Social Media
14 9 (0.57%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.57%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1045 (65.93%) Windows
2 393 (24.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 379 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 261 (16.47%) Windows 7
5 203 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 178 (11.23%) Windows 8
7 114 (7.19%) Windows XP
8 110 (6.94%) Linux
9 59 (3.72%) Android
10 40 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
11 38 (2.40%) Apple iOS
12 34 (2.15%) Windows Vista
13 29 (1.83%) UNIX
14 28 (1.77%) Windows Phone
15 26 (1.64%) Mac OS X
16 22 (1.39%) Windows Phone 8
17 20 (1.26%) Mac OS
18 18 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 17 (1.07%) Solaris
20 12 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (15.84%) ITIL
2 174 (10.98%) Migration
3 130 (8.20%) Project Management
4 110 (6.94%) Service Delivery
5 91 (5.74%) CRM
6 88 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 44 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 44 (2.78%) ERP
9 43 (2.71%) Technical Architecture
10 40 (2.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (2.46%) Change Management
12 35 (2.21%) Identity Management
13 33 (2.08%) Business Development
14 31 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
14 31 (1.96%) Time Management
15 30 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
16 29 (1.83%) Load Balancing
17 26 (1.64%) Scrum
17 26 (1.64%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 189 (11.92%) SQL
2 173 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 83 (5.24%) JavaScript
4 71 (4.48%) C#
5 31 (1.96%) C
6 27 (1.70%) Bash Shell
7 26 (1.64%) Python
8 14 (0.88%) PHP
8 14 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 14 (0.88%) VB
9 13 (0.82%) Java
10 11 (0.69%) Perl
11 10 (0.63%) VB.NET
12 9 (0.57%) Ruby
12 9 (0.57%) VBScript
13 7 (0.44%) LotusScript
13 7 (0.44%) VBA
14 5 (0.32%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.19%) VB6
16 2 (0.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 452 (28.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 245 (15.46%) MCSE
3 222 (14.01%) MCITP
4 171 (10.79%) Degree
5 125 (7.89%) MCSA
6 104 (6.56%) MCTS
7 97 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
8 95 (5.99%) MCP
9 74 (4.67%) CCNA
10 55 (3.47%) Security Cleared
11 47 (2.97%) SC Cleared
12 41 (2.59%) CCNP
13 37 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.45%) PMI Certification
15 21 (1.32%) MCSD
16 20 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
18 15 (0.95%) MCPD
19 13 (0.82%) CCA
20 11 (0.69%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (7.26%) SLA
2 23 (1.45%) QA
3 13 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 835 (52.68%) Active Directory
2 348 (21.96%) Hyper-V
3 317 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (4.29%) XenApp
5 63 (3.97%) vSphere
6 42 (2.65%) XenDesktop
7 37 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (1.89%) UAG
9 28 (1.77%) VMware ESX
10 25 (1.58%) XenServer
11 24 (1.51%) Forefront TMG
12 23 (1.45%) Terminal Services
12 23 (1.45%) ISA Server
13 15 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
15 13 (0.82%) Xen
16 12 (0.76%) MetaFrame
17 10 (0.63%) NDS
17 10 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
18 9 (0.57%) IAG
Systems Management
1 175 (11.04%) SCCM
2 93 (5.87%) SCOM
3 65 (4.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 55 (3.47%) Backup Exec
5 53 (3.34%) SCVMM
6 32 (2.02%) SCDPM
7 20 (1.26%) WSUS
8 18 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 16 (1.01%) SCOrch
10 12 (0.76%) Nagios
11 10 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (0.25%) Cacti
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Intune
14 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.19%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 2 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
15 2 (0.13%) Puppet
15 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1135 (71.61%) Microsoft
2 446 (28.14%) VMware
3 257 (16.21%) Cisco
4 213 (13.44%) Citrix
5 157 (9.91%) HP
6 76 (4.79%) Symantec
7 66 (4.16%) Apple
8 60 (3.79%) NetApp
8 60 (3.79%) Dell
9 53 (3.34%) EMC
10 41 (2.59%) Lotus
11 34 (2.15%) MobileIron
12 33 (2.08%) Oracle
13 30 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (1.83%) Veeam
15 28 (1.77%) IronPort
16 25 (1.58%) CheckPoint
17 24 (1.51%) Red Hat
17 24 (1.51%) Google
18 20 (1.26%) RightFax
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum and company bonus.
Posted: 11 hours ago
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EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £40-55k + Car Allow + Benefits
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum £75,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training and exam sponsorship
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
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Taunton, Somerset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
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EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
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