The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 155 263 393
Rank change year-on-year
+108 +130
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 2160 1331 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.17% 1.23% 0.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.86% 14.43% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 1088 760
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11454 9222 7771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.49% 8.53% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9709 7383 6382
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Office 365
Salary Trend

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in the UK

Office 365
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 within the UK.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in the UK

Office 365
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +96 1955 £39,000 -3.70% 290
London +101 703 £40,750 -14.21% 112
South East +107 537 £40,000 +6.66% 65
East of England +26 175 £47,500 +35.71% 24
South West +89 141 £30,000 -11.11% 17
Surrey +34 136 £40,000 +14.28% 11
West Midlands +30 126 £45,000 +19.20% 19
Berkshire +48 117 £40,000 -20.00% 16
North West +21 96 £38,500 +6.20% 22
Hampshire +78 93 £40,000 -5.88% 11
City of London +23 89 £36,500 -23.15% 19
Yorkshire +14 80 £35,000 - 16
East Midlands +27 69 £35,000 -17.64% 8
West Yorkshire +15 62 £35,000 - 9
Essex +26 54 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Manchester +16 52 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Cambridgeshire +23 50 £42,500 +51.78% 9
Oxfordshire +29 48 £33,000 -30.89% 6
Birmingham -1 47 £47,500 -1.55% 5
Scotland +20 45 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Reading +23 43 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Wiltshire +49 42 £30,000 -11.11% 2
Coventry +16 41 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Buckinghamshire +15 41 £33,750 -3.57% 5
East Sussex +52 38 £30,000 +76.47% 6
Brighton - 34 £32,500 - 5
Oxford +29 32 £33,500 -33.33% 1
Wales +27 32 £37,500 -25.74% 5
Bristol +21 32 £32,500 -10.34% 6
Leeds -19 31 £37,500 +7.14% 8

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Office 365.

1 2794 (67.85%) Windows
2 2789 (67.73%) Microsoft
3 2243 (54.47%) Active Directory
4 1627 (39.51%) Windows Server
5 1541 (37.42%) VMware
6 1341 (32.56%) MS Exchange
7 1155 (28.05%) SharePoint
8 1115 (27.08%) MS Excel
9 1090 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 1031 (25.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 1020 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 975 (23.68%) MS Office
13 931 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 896 (21.76%) ITIL
14 896 (21.76%) Firewall
15 850 (20.64%) Hyper-V
16 846 (20.54%) SQL Server
17 779 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 737 (17.90%) Citrix
19 716 (17.39%) Cisco
20 701 (17.02%) Windows 7
21 666 (16.17%) DNS
22 654 (15.88%) Exchange Server 2010
23 583 (14.16%) SQL
24 569 (13.82%) Skype for Business
25 547 (13.28%) SCCM
26 537 (13.04%) DHCP
27 520 (12.63%) MCSE
27 520 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
28 511 (12.41%) LAN

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1341 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 1155 (28.05%) SharePoint
3 654 (15.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 569 (13.82%) Skype for Business
5 520 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 288 (6.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 267 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 234 (5.68%) IIS
9 224 (5.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 101 (2.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 95 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 74 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
13 36 (0.87%) Apache
14 33 (0.80%) MS Project Server
15 32 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
16 28 (0.68%) IBM Notes
17 21 (0.51%) CMS
18 17 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
19 11 (0.27%) Node.js
20 9 (0.22%) Moodle
Applications
1 1115 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 975 (23.68%) MS Office
3 59 (1.43%) MS Project
4 35 (0.85%) InfoPath
5 33 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 21 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.15%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.073%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 231 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
5 12 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 8 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.15%) SAP Business One
10 5 (0.12%) Tesseract
11 4 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.049%) FastStats
12 2 (0.049%) Infor M3
12 2 (0.049%) Maximo
12 2 (0.049%) MetaTrader
12 2 (0.049%) thinkFolio
13 1 (0.024%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
13 1 (0.024%) Oracle Retail
13 1 (0.024%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1090 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 388 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
3 117 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 114 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
5 100 (2.43%) IaaS
6 93 (2.26%) Yammer
7 77 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
8 76 (1.85%) SaaS
9 72 (1.75%) Amazon S3
10 70 (1.70%) OneDrive
11 50 (1.21%) PaaS
12 46 (1.12%) Google Apps
13 40 (0.97%) Mimecast
14 27 (0.66%) Heroku
15 24 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 22 (0.53%) Force.com
17 15 (0.36%) iTunes
18 9 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
19 7 (0.17%) Dropbox
20 5 (0.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 896 (21.76%) Firewall
2 666 (16.17%) DNS
3 537 (13.04%) DHCP
4 511 (12.41%) LAN
5 498 (12.09%) WAN
6 478 (11.61%) SAN
7 450 (10.93%) TCP/IP
8 359 (8.72%) VPN
9 276 (6.70%) Skype
10 234 (5.68%) VoIP
11 149 (3.62%) Wireless
12 136 (3.30%) VLAN
13 135 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
14 129 (3.13%) Internet
15 127 (3.08%) NAS
16 102 (2.48%) Unified Communications
17 76 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
18 62 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
19 61 (1.48%) Intranet
20 60 (1.46%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 846 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 175 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 74 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 62 (1.51%) MySQL
7 42 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 42 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (0.49%) Oracle Database
9 18 (0.44%) Power BI
9 18 (0.44%) Relational Database
10 15 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.22%) DB2
12 9 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.15%) MS Access
15 6 (0.15%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 59 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 35 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (0.63%) JIRA
4 9 (0.22%) Subversion
5 8 (0.19%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.15%) MSI
7 5 (0.12%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.073%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.049%) FishEye
9 2 (0.049%) gulp
9 2 (0.049%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.049%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.024%) Ant
10 1 (0.024%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.024%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.024%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.024%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.024%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.024%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 342 (8.31%) Finance
2 140 (3.40%) Retail
3 139 (3.38%) Advertising
4 117 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 87 (2.11%) Marketing
6 60 (1.46%) Law
7 48 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 43 (1.04%) Legal
9 40 (0.97%) Banking
10 25 (0.61%) Publishing
11 23 (0.56%) Back Office
12 22 (0.53%) Electronics
13 15 (0.36%) German Language
14 13 (0.32%) Games
14 13 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.27%) Billing
16 10 (0.24%) Automotive
17 8 (0.19%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.17%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 675 (16.39%) Analyst
2 642 (15.59%) Support Engineer
3 470 (11.41%) Consultant
4 455 (11.05%) IT Support
5 417 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 369 (8.96%) Support Analyst
7 321 (7.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 315 (7.65%) IT Engineer
9 312 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 279 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
11 256 (6.22%) Architect
12 236 (5.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 234 (5.68%) Developer
14 229 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
15 203 (4.93%) IT Support Engineer
16 199 (4.83%) Desktop Support
17 190 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 176 (4.27%) IT Analyst
19 173 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
20 166 (4.03%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (8.09%) .NET
2 248 (6.02%) Web Services
3 210 (5.10%) HTML
4 204 (4.95%) CSS
5 162 (3.93%) ASP.NET
6 132 (3.21%) jQuery
7 103 (2.50%) XML
8 100 (2.43%) HTML5
9 84 (2.04%) AngularJS
10 70 (1.70%) XSLT
11 57 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 47 (1.14%) WCF
13 45 (1.09%) .NET Framework
14 41 (1.00%) Middleware
15 38 (0.92%) COM
16 37 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (0.78%) Entity Framework
18 27 (0.66%) LINQ
18 27 (0.66%) WPF
19 25 (0.61%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 269 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 204 (4.95%) Data Centre
3 186 (4.52%) Blackberry
4 118 (2.87%) Private Cloud
5 108 (2.62%) Smartphone
6 102 (2.48%) iPhone
7 101 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 100 (2.43%) Clustering
9 95 (2.31%) Driving Licence
9 95 (2.31%) Replication
10 90 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
11 89 (2.16%) Computer Science
12 85 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
13 57 (1.38%) Public Cloud
14 44 (1.07%) iPad
15 43 (1.04%) Fat Client
15 43 (1.04%) Thin Client
16 42 (1.02%) Client/Server
17 36 (0.87%) User Experience
18 34 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2794 (67.85%) Windows
2 1627 (39.51%) Windows Server
3 1031 (25.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1020 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 701 (17.02%) Windows 7
6 398 (9.66%) Windows 8
7 391 (9.49%) Linux
8 367 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 344 (8.35%) Windows 10
10 168 (4.08%) Windows XP
11 146 (3.55%) Mac OS X
12 145 (3.52%) Android
13 90 (2.19%) Apple iOS
14 82 (1.99%) Unix
15 64 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 46 (1.12%) Windows Phone
17 33 (0.80%) Windows Vista
18 32 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
19 30 (0.73%) Mac OS
20 22 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (21.76%) ITIL
2 395 (9.59%) Migration
3 351 (8.52%) Project Management
4 347 (8.43%) Presales
5 316 (7.67%) Agile Software Development
6 315 (7.65%) CRM
7 232 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 205 (4.98%) Service Management
9 166 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 166 (4.03%) Service Delivery
10 162 (3.93%) PRINCE2
11 119 (2.89%) Change Management
12 105 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 104 (2.53%) Incident Management
14 102 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
15 100 (2.43%) Information Security
15 100 (2.43%) Line Management
16 98 (2.38%) Problem Management
17 84 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
17 84 (2.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 583 (14.16%) SQL
2 396 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 291 (7.07%) C#
4 233 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 62 (1.51%) VBScript
6 59 (1.43%) C
7 48 (1.17%) Java
8 44 (1.07%) T-SQL
9 37 (0.90%) Bash Shell
10 29 (0.70%) VB
11 23 (0.56%) Shell Script
12 22 (0.53%) VBA
13 18 (0.44%) VB.NET
14 17 (0.41%) PHP
15 13 (0.32%) Python
16 12 (0.29%) C++
17 11 (0.27%) Ruby
18 10 (0.24%) Korn
19 9 (0.22%) Tcl
20 8 (0.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 779 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 520 (12.63%) MCSE
3 294 (7.14%) Degree
4 258 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
5 247 (6.00%) MCSA
6 223 (5.42%) CCNA
7 215 (5.22%) MCITP
8 211 (5.12%) MCP
9 178 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 164 (3.98%) Security Cleared
11 151 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
12 135 (3.28%) SC Cleared
13 84 (2.04%) MCDST
14 76 (1.85%) MCTS
15 60 (1.46%) A+ Certification
16 47 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
17 44 (1.07%) CCA
18 43 (1.04%) CCNP
19 31 (0.75%) Network+ Certification
20 25 (0.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (8.26%) SLA
2 57 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (0.68%) QA
4 26 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.19%) DICOM
6 8 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.12%) GLP
7 5 (0.12%) GMP
8 4 (0.097%) COBIT
8 4 (0.097%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.097%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.073%) BS7799
10 2 (0.049%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.024%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2243 (54.47%) Active Directory
2 931 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 850 (20.64%) Hyper-V
4 270 (6.56%) XenApp
5 232 (5.63%) vSphere
6 164 (3.98%) XenDesktop
7 125 (3.04%) Terminal Services
8 90 (2.19%) vCloud
9 88 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
10 50 (1.21%) BitLocker
11 38 (0.92%) XenServer
12 37 (0.90%) VMware ESX
13 32 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
14 22 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
15 19 (0.46%) Docker
16 18 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
17 14 (0.34%) Xen
18 12 (0.29%) Terminal Server
19 10 (0.24%) ISA Server
19 10 (0.24%) Samba
Systems Management
1 547 (13.28%) SCCM
2 211 (5.12%) SCOM
3 86 (2.09%) WSUS
4 72 (1.75%) Backup Exec
5 49 (1.19%) Windows Intune
6 44 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
7 42 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 37 (0.90%) Puppet
9 31 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
9 31 (0.75%) SCVMM
10 30 (0.73%) FortiGate
10 30 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 30 (0.73%) Nagios
11 25 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
12 20 (0.49%) Ansible
13 19 (0.46%) Icinga
14 18 (0.44%) NetBackup
15 14 (0.34%) XenMobile
16 13 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
17 12 (0.29%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2789 (67.73%) Microsoft
2 1541 (37.42%) VMware
3 737 (17.90%) Citrix
4 716 (17.39%) Cisco
5 356 (8.64%) HP
6 235 (5.71%) Apple
7 217 (5.27%) Dell
8 128 (3.11%) Veeam
9 127 (3.08%) NetApp
10 117 (2.84%) Oracle
11 90 (2.19%) Red Hat
12 86 (2.09%) Google
13 85 (2.06%) SonicWALL
14 82 (1.99%) Intel Security
15 79 (1.92%) Symantec
16 77 (1.87%) SAP
17 70 (1.70%) Avaya
18 69 (1.68%) WatchGuard
19 67 (1.63%) Juniper
20 65 (1.58%) 3PAR
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus 10% + bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
JGR Recruitment Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum This is a starting salary and will go up after
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £33,686 to £40,716 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum + Overtime + Benefits + Career Progr
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday