The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 305 526 699
Rank change year-on-year
+221 +173
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 969 387 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.71% 9.16% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 850 338 165
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Office 365
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5470 4224 3572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.19% 4.08% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4597 3546 3144
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +147 419 £43,750 -12.50% 56
South East +120 247 £36,250 -3.33% 31
West Midlands +38 76 £47,000 -10.47% 7
Yorkshire +26 68 £47,500 -5.00% 12
North West +35 62 £40,000 -10.11% 13
East of England -22 48 £35,000 +14.75% 5
South West +25 45 £38,000 -11.11% 26
East Midlands +26 35 £45,000 -12.19% 2
North East -7 4 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Midlands - 2 £39,992 - 1
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1258 (70.36%) Microsoft
2 1243 (69.52%) Windows
3 888 (49.66%) Active Directory
4 755 (42.23%) MS Exchange
5 623 (34.84%) SharePoint
6 563 (31.49%) MS Excel
7 495 (27.68%) VMware
8 487 (27.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 450 (25.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 448 (25.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 429 (23.99%) Lync
12 417 (23.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 417 (23.32%) Hyper-V
13 411 (22.99%) MS Office
14 383 (21.42%) Microsoft Azure
15 365 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
16 335 (18.74%) Exchange Server 2013
17 324 (18.12%) SQL Server
18 309 (17.28%) Cisco
19 288 (16.11%) ITIL
19 288 (16.11%) Firewall
20 274 (15.32%) MCSE
21 270 (15.10%) DNS
22 264 (14.77%) Windows 7
23 256 (14.32%) Citrix
24 247 (13.81%) SQL
25 232 (12.98%) Migration
26 215 (12.02%) SAN
27 211 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2007
28 207 (11.58%) SCCM

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 755 (42.23%) MS Exchange
2 623 (34.84%) SharePoint
3 429 (23.99%) Lync
4 417 (23.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 335 (18.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 211 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2007
7 160 (8.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 156 (8.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 146 (8.17%) IIS
10 119 (6.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 65 (3.64%) Office Communications Server
12 49 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 48 (2.68%) IBM Notes
13 48 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
14 47 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
15 25 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
15 25 (1.40%) WordPress
16 22 (1.23%) Apache
17 21 (1.17%) Tomcat
18 13 (0.73%) Moodle
Applications
1 563 (31.49%) MS Excel
2 411 (22.99%) MS Office
3 38 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.51%) MS Project
5 24 (1.34%) InfoPath
6 11 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.056%) Revit
Business Applications
1 68 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.11%) Tridion
8 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.056%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.056%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 383 (21.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (2.74%) IaaS
3 39 (2.18%) SaaS
4 33 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.40%) PaaS
7 12 (0.67%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 288 (16.11%) Firewall
2 270 (15.10%) DNS
3 215 (12.02%) SAN
4 156 (8.72%) WAN
5 154 (8.61%) DHCP
6 141 (7.89%) VPN
7 138 (7.72%) TCP/IP
8 133 (7.44%) LAN
9 101 (5.65%) NAS
10 96 (5.37%) Unified Communications
11 86 (4.81%) Internet
12 78 (4.36%) Wireless
13 69 (3.86%) VoIP
14 53 (2.96%) VLAN
14 53 (2.96%) iSCSI
15 40 (2.24%) MPLS
16 36 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
16 36 (2.01%) IP Telephony
17 34 (1.90%) LDAP
18 31 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (2.13%) Big Data
4 35 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (1.68%) MySQL
6 30 (1.68%) MS Access
7 29 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (0.84%) OLAP
10 13 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.34%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.28%) FileMaker
14 5 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.28%) Ingres
15 4 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (2.46%) Visual Studio
2 21 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.34%) MSBuild
4 4 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.22%) Rational Rose
5 3 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.17%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.11%) JIRA
7 1 (0.056%) Grunt
7 1 (0.056%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.056%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.056%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.056%) Log4Net
7 1 (0.056%) Subversion
General
1 178 (9.96%) Finance
2 59 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 51 (2.85%) Marketing
4 44 (2.46%) Banking
5 32 (1.79%) Publishing
6 17 (0.95%) Legal
6 17 (0.95%) Retail
7 15 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 12 (0.67%) Advertising
8 12 (0.67%) French Language
8 12 (0.67%) German Language
9 11 (0.62%) Law
10 10 (0.56%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.22%) Electronics
12 4 (0.22%) Local Government
13 3 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.17%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.17%) Back Office
13 3 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 287 (16.05%) Consultant
2 187 (10.46%) Analyst
3 183 (10.23%) Architect
4 179 (10.01%) Support Engineer
5 136 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 118 (6.60%) Developer
7 109 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 99 (5.54%) IT Support
9 89 (4.98%) Administrator
10 80 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support
10 80 (4.47%) Microsoft Consultant
11 73 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
12 62 (3.47%) Support Analyst
13 59 (3.30%) Desktop Support
13 59 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
14 55 (3.08%) Support Technician
15 54 (3.02%) Project Manager
16 53 (2.96%) Technical Consultant
17 49 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
18 47 (2.63%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (8.89%) .NET
2 109 (6.10%) HTML
3 101 (5.65%) CSS
4 76 (4.25%) ASP.NET
5 50 (2.80%) Ajax
6 42 (2.35%) jQuery
7 40 (2.24%) Web Services
7 40 (2.24%) .NET Framework
8 29 (1.62%) WCF
9 25 (1.40%) HTML5
10 19 (1.06%) XSLT
11 16 (0.89%) COM
12 15 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (0.73%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (0.62%) REST
14 11 (0.62%) XML
15 9 (0.50%) JSON
16 7 (0.39%) WF
17 6 (0.34%) WPF
17 6 (0.34%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.93%) Blackberry
3 70 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.47%) Clustering
5 48 (2.68%) Replication
5 48 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 46 (2.57%) User Experience
7 43 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 34 (1.90%) PMI
9 28 (1.57%) iPhone
10 21 (1.17%) PKI
10 21 (1.17%) Open Source
11 17 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (0.78%) CLARiiON
12 14 (0.78%) Mobile App
13 11 (0.62%) iPad
14 10 (0.56%) Social Media
15 9 (0.50%) FMCG
15 9 (0.50%) Streaming Media
16 8 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1243 (69.52%) Windows
2 487 (27.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 450 (25.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 264 (14.77%) Windows 7
5 205 (11.47%) Windows 8
6 158 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 119 (6.66%) Linux
8 107 (5.98%) Windows XP
9 59 (3.30%) Android
10 56 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 42 (2.35%) Windows Phone
12 38 (2.13%) Apple iOS
13 33 (1.85%) Windows Phone 8
14 32 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
15 31 (1.73%) Windows Vista
16 25 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 24 (1.34%) UNIX
18 13 (0.73%) Solaris
19 10 (0.56%) Debian
20 9 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (16.11%) ITIL
2 232 (12.98%) Migration
3 170 (9.51%) Project Management
4 144 (8.05%) Service Delivery
5 143 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 120 (6.71%) CRM
7 96 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 94 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 81 (4.53%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (3.91%) ERP
11 58 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 54 (3.02%) Business Development
13 51 (2.85%) PRINCE2
14 46 (2.57%) Load Balancing
15 45 (2.52%) Technical Architecture
16 43 (2.40%) Identity Management
16 43 (2.40%) Change Management
17 39 (2.18%) Service Management
18 35 (1.96%) Risk Management
19 34 (1.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 247 (13.81%) SQL
2 170 (9.51%) PowerShell
3 95 (5.31%) JavaScript
4 89 (4.98%) C#
5 57 (3.19%) T-SQL
6 52 (2.91%) C
7 46 (2.57%) VB
8 41 (2.29%) Python
9 33 (1.85%) PHP
10 14 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 14 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 14 (0.78%) Java
11 4 (0.22%) Perl
12 3 (0.17%) VBA
13 2 (0.11%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.11%) LotusScript
13 2 (0.11%) Ruby
13 2 (0.11%) C++
14 1 (0.056%) VBScript
14 1 (0.056%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 448 (25.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 274 (15.32%) MCSE
3 199 (11.13%) MCITP
4 180 (10.07%) Degree
5 123 (6.88%) MCSA
6 103 (5.76%) MCP
7 94 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 92 (5.15%) MCTS
9 89 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
10 87 (4.87%) SC Cleared
11 78 (4.36%) CCNA
12 41 (2.29%) PMI Certification
13 31 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 30 (1.68%) CCNP
15 24 (1.34%) MCSD
16 23 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
17 20 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
18 17 (0.95%) MCAD
19 15 (0.84%) CCA
20 13 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.37%) SLA
2 30 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 19 (1.06%) QA
4 17 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.056%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 888 (49.66%) Active Directory
2 417 (23.32%) Hyper-V
3 365 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 108 (6.04%) vSphere
5 106 (5.93%) XenApp
6 48 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (2.52%) XenDesktop
8 42 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 36 (2.01%) UAG
10 35 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
11 26 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 19 (1.06%) XenServer
13 18 (1.01%) MetaFrame
14 16 (0.89%) Terminal Server
14 16 (0.89%) ISA Server
15 15 (0.84%) Terminal Services
15 15 (0.84%) Xen
15 15 (0.84%) vCloud
16 13 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 12 (0.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 207 (11.58%) SCCM
2 129 (7.21%) SCOM
3 83 (4.64%) SCVMM
4 60 (3.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 46 (2.57%) Backup Exec
6 32 (1.79%) SCDPM
7 19 (1.06%) SCOrch
8 15 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 14 (0.78%) WSUS
10 11 (0.62%) Windows Intune
11 9 (0.50%) SCSM
11 9 (0.50%) Nagios
12 8 (0.45%) WMI
12 8 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.22%) Puppet
15 3 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1258 (70.36%) Microsoft
2 495 (27.68%) VMware
3 309 (17.28%) Cisco
4 256 (14.32%) Citrix
5 130 (7.27%) HP
6 96 (5.37%) Apple
7 83 (4.64%) NetApp
8 65 (3.64%) Symantec
9 63 (3.52%) EMC
10 62 (3.47%) Lotus
11 55 (3.08%) Dell
12 44 (2.46%) Oracle
13 42 (2.35%) Juniper
14 37 (2.07%) F5
15 34 (1.90%) Red Hat
16 31 (1.73%) Avaya
17 30 (1.68%) Google
18 29 (1.62%) CheckPoint
19 28 (1.57%) IBM
20 27 (1.51%) MobileIron
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Minimal travel!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: c£50’000 per annum, plus executive level benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago