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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 243 377 632
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +255
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1246 767 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.21% 0.69% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.22% 11.69% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 689 177
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
8185 6559 4346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.94% 5.86% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6619 5453 3729
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +95 511 £47,500 +15.85% 81
South East +93 287 £37,500 -5.06% 38
East of England +108 158 £37,500 +50.00% 15
North West +21 80 £34,000 -15.00% 17
West Midlands +13 75 £47,500 +18.75% 20
Yorkshire +29 72 £35,000 +29.62% 8
South West +34 61 £35,000 -17.64% 22
East Midlands +34 49 £42,500 -5.55% 12
North East +12 23 £61,250 +104.16% 2
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1686 (68.07%) Windows
2 1641 (66.25%) Microsoft
3 1203 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 1003 (40.49%) MS Exchange
5 887 (35.81%) VMware
6 808 (32.62%) SharePoint
7 698 (28.18%) MS Excel
8 660 (26.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 646 (26.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 644 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 614 (24.79%) Lync
12 613 (24.75%) Hyper-V
13 597 (24.10%) Microsoft Azure
14 573 (23.13%) MS Office
15 533 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 512 (20.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 459 (18.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 450 (18.17%) Firewall
19 443 (17.88%) Citrix
20 415 (16.75%) SQL Server
20 415 (16.75%) ITIL
21 411 (16.59%) DNS
22 381 (15.38%) Cisco
23 376 (15.18%) SQL
24 373 (15.06%) Migration
25 341 (13.77%) MCSE
26 340 (13.73%) Windows 7
27 329 (13.28%) SCCM
28 312 (12.60%) SAN
29 277 (11.18%) PowerShell

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1003 (40.49%) MS Exchange
2 808 (32.62%) SharePoint
3 614 (24.79%) Lync
4 512 (20.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 459 (18.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 266 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 218 (8.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 215 (8.68%) IIS
9 167 (6.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 135 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 77 (3.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 46 (1.86%) Office Communications Server
13 43 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
14 36 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
15 29 (1.17%) Apache
16 23 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
17 19 (0.77%) IBM Notes
17 19 (0.77%) Confluence
18 16 (0.65%) WordPress
18 16 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 698 (28.18%) MS Excel
2 573 (23.13%) MS Office
3 49 (1.98%) InfoPath
4 33 (1.33%) MS Project
5 26 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.28%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.081%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 111 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.12%) SAP CCM
7 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.040%) Primavera
9 1 (0.040%) Agresso
9 1 (0.040%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.040%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.040%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 597 (24.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 102 (4.12%) IaaS
4 86 (3.47%) SaaS
5 70 (2.83%) PaaS
6 61 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
7 51 (2.06%) Yammer
8 44 (1.78%) Mimecast
9 37 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (0.65%) Google Apps
11 14 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.48%) Amazon S3
13 11 (0.44%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.20%) Dropbox
15 3 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
16 2 (0.081%) Google Drive
17 1 (0.040%) Symantec.cloud
17 1 (0.040%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 1 (0.040%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 450 (18.17%) Firewall
2 411 (16.59%) DNS
3 312 (12.60%) SAN
4 260 (10.50%) TCP/IP
5 255 (10.29%) DHCP
6 236 (9.53%) WAN
7 214 (8.64%) LAN
8 188 (7.59%) VPN
9 150 (6.06%) Unified Communications
10 137 (5.53%) Internet
11 129 (5.21%) VoIP
12 115 (4.64%) NAS
13 88 (3.55%) Wireless
14 87 (3.51%) VLAN
15 64 (2.58%) iSCSI
16 58 (2.34%) SMTP
17 51 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
18 50 (2.02%) Network Security
19 49 (1.98%) Intranet
20 41 (1.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (16.75%) SQL Server
2 83 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 37 (1.49%) MySQL
6 34 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (0.93%) Relational Database
10 13 (0.52%) MS Access
11 12 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.40%) DB2
12 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.28%) Big Data
16 6 (0.24%) OLAP
17 3 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
17 3 (0.12%) FileMaker
17 3 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (2.10%) Visual Studio
2 18 (0.73%) JIRA
3 7 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.16%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.081%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.040%) Grunt
7 1 (0.040%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.040%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.040%) MSI
7 1 (0.040%) Eclipse
General
1 253 (10.21%) Finance
2 110 (4.44%) Retail
3 86 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 64 (2.58%) Marketing
5 52 (2.10%) Banking
6 43 (1.74%) Back Office
7 42 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 41 (1.66%) Advertising
9 18 (0.73%) Law
9 18 (0.73%) Legal
10 10 (0.40%) Electronics
11 6 (0.24%) Publishing
11 6 (0.24%) Games
12 4 (0.16%) French Language
12 4 (0.16%) German Language
13 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.12%) Front Office
14 2 (0.081%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.081%) Automotive
14 2 (0.081%) Billing
Job Titles
1 400 (16.15%) Consultant
2 317 (12.80%) Support Engineer
3 281 (11.34%) Architect
4 225 (9.08%) Analyst
5 178 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 137 (5.53%) IT Support
7 135 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 128 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 115 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
10 110 (4.44%) Support Analyst
11 109 (4.40%) Developer
12 107 (4.32%) 3rd Line Support
13 105 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
14 89 (3.59%) Technical Support
15 80 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
16 71 (2.87%) Systems Engineer
17 70 (2.83%) Microsoft Consultant
17 70 (2.83%) SharePoint Developer
18 68 (2.75%) Technical Architect
18 68 (2.75%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (8.16%) .NET
2 119 (4.80%) HTML
3 99 (4.00%) CSS
4 89 (3.59%) ASP.NET
5 85 (3.43%) Web Services
6 48 (1.94%) .NET Framework
7 44 (1.78%) XSLT
8 42 (1.70%) Ajax
8 42 (1.70%) WCF
9 32 (1.29%) HTML5
10 19 (0.77%) WPF
11 18 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (0.73%) XML
12 15 (0.61%) CGI
13 14 (0.57%) jQuery
14 13 (0.52%) Silverlight
14 13 (0.52%) AngularJS
14 13 (0.52%) Application Packaging
15 12 (0.48%) ADO.NET
16 11 (0.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 159 (6.42%) Blackberry
2 138 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (3.88%) Clustering
4 88 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 79 (3.19%) Private Cloud
6 75 (3.03%) Replication
7 54 (2.18%) Computer Science
8 52 (2.10%) iPhone
9 51 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
10 41 (1.66%) Fat Client
10 41 (1.66%) Thin Client
11 33 (1.33%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
13 23 (0.93%) Open Source
14 22 (0.89%) iPad
14 22 (0.89%) BYOD
15 21 (0.85%) Social Media
15 21 (0.85%) PDA
16 20 (0.81%) CLARiiON
17 17 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1686 (68.07%) Windows
2 646 (26.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 644 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 340 (13.73%) Windows 7
5 276 (11.14%) Windows 8
6 274 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 205 (8.28%) Linux
8 199 (8.03%) Windows XP
9 83 (3.35%) Mac OS X
10 78 (3.15%) Android
11 54 (2.18%) Windows Vista
12 53 (2.14%) Apple iOS
13 36 (1.45%) Mac OS
13 36 (1.45%) CentOS
14 28 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 27 (1.09%) Ubuntu
16 18 (0.73%) UNIX
17 17 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
18 15 (0.61%) Windows Phone
19 10 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (16.75%) ITIL
2 373 (15.06%) Migration
3 167 (6.74%) Project Management
4 158 (6.38%) CRM
5 135 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (5.45%) Mentoring
6 99 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 99 (4.00%) Change Management
7 91 (3.67%) Service Delivery
8 85 (3.43%) Service Management
9 81 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
10 74 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 73 (2.95%) Business Development
12 64 (2.58%) ERP
13 61 (2.46%) Content Management
14 52 (2.10%) E-Commerce
15 50 (2.02%) Workflow
15 50 (2.02%) Mobile Device Management
15 50 (2.02%) Coaching
16 49 (1.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 376 (15.18%) SQL
2 277 (11.18%) PowerShell
3 107 (4.32%) JavaScript
4 95 (3.84%) C#
5 59 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 53 (2.14%) VB
7 29 (1.17%) Python
8 27 (1.09%) PHP
9 26 (1.05%) C
10 24 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 19 (0.77%) Java
12 17 (0.69%) VBScript
13 13 (0.52%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 8 (0.32%) VBA
16 6 (0.24%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.16%) Ruby
17 4 (0.16%) R
18 2 (0.081%) Perl
19 1 (0.040%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 533 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 341 (13.77%) MCSE
3 202 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 193 (7.79%) SC Cleared
5 192 (7.75%) Degree
6 188 (7.59%) MCITP
7 159 (6.42%) MCP
8 147 (5.93%) MCSA
9 117 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
10 106 (4.28%) CCNA
11 104 (4.20%) MCTS
12 67 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 39 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
14 33 (1.33%) MCSD
15 27 (1.09%) CCNP
16 24 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
17 21 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 20 (0.81%) MCAD
19 19 (0.77%) CCA
20 15 (0.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (7.02%) SLA
2 15 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.52%) QA
3 13 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.16%) GMP
7 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.081%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.040%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1203 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 660 (26.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 613 (24.75%) Hyper-V
4 215 (8.68%) vSphere
5 161 (6.50%) XenApp
6 101 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
7 80 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 73 (2.95%) VMware ESX
9 64 (2.58%) vCloud
10 59 (2.38%) Terminal Services
11 50 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
12 44 (1.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 36 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
14 23 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 21 (0.85%) ISA Server
16 20 (0.81%) XenServer
17 19 (0.77%) Terminal Server
18 15 (0.61%) VirtualBox
18 15 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
19 14 (0.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 329 (13.28%) SCCM
2 194 (7.83%) SCOM
3 109 (4.40%) Backup Exec
4 81 (3.27%) SCVMM
5 50 (2.02%) Windows Intune
6 47 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 39 (1.57%) WSUS
8 32 (1.29%) Nagios
9 25 (1.01%) Puppet
9 25 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
10 23 (0.93%) SCDPM
10 23 (0.93%) vMotion
11 21 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 19 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
12 19 (0.77%) Casper Suite
13 14 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
14 12 (0.48%) ZABBIX
15 10 (0.40%) WMI
15 10 (0.40%) Tivoli
15 10 (0.40%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1641 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 887 (35.81%) VMware
3 443 (17.88%) Citrix
4 381 (15.38%) Cisco
5 236 (9.53%) HP
6 167 (6.74%) Apple
7 135 (5.45%) NetApp
8 106 (4.28%) Dell
9 105 (4.24%) Symantec
10 84 (3.39%) Oracle
11 75 (3.03%) Juniper
12 56 (2.26%) Avaya
13 55 (2.22%) EMC
13 55 (2.22%) SAP
14 51 (2.06%) F5
15 49 (1.98%) Red Hat
16 47 (1.90%) Sophos
16 47 (1.90%) IBM
17 43 (1.74%) Veeam
18 40 (1.61%) CheckPoint
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