The first table below looks at the demand for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 16 April 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 398 623 810
Rank change year-on-year
+225 +187
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 767 272 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.24% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.15% 6.98% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 676 210 83
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,500 £97,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5419 3896 2984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.42% 3.45% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4525 3328 2588
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +236 724 £40,000 -20.00% 136
London +178 349 £41,000 -21.90% 62
South East +95 157 £42,500 -19.04% 28
City of London +62 89 £40,000 -27.27% 17
North West +26 50 £41,250 +26.92% 10
Berkshire +24 50 £50,000 -4.76% 5
East of England +31 48 £25,000 -21.87% 6
Yorkshire -12 45 £27,500 -38.88% 8
West Yorkshire +9 43 £27,000 +1.88% 7
West Midlands +23 42 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +29 39 £46,250 -13.95% 3
Manchester +26 39 £40,000 - 8
Surrey +25 35 £36,250 -27.50% 15
Milton Keynes +35 25 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Birmingham +20 23 £47,500 +18.75% 4
East Midlands -23 20 £45,000 +33.72% 1
Reading +6 19 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Wales +15 18 £35,000 +62.79% 3
Oxfordshire +4 17 £37,000 -39.59%
Essex -10 17 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Wetherby - 17 £19,500 - 1
South Wales +7 16 £35,000 +62.79% 3
Cardiff - 16 £35,000 - 3
South West +11 14 £42,500 +3.03% 9
Leeds -10 14 £35,000 +32.07% 4
Scotland -2 13 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Hertfordshire +15 12 £27,000 -20.58% 2
Nottingham +9 12 £38,500 -
Oxford +7 12 £37,000 -39.59%
Nottinghamshire -2 12 £38,500 +10.00%

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 860 (71.85%) Microsoft
2 762 (63.66%) Windows
3 647 (54.05%) Active Directory
4 503 (42.02%) SharePoint
5 480 (40.10%) MS Exchange
6 389 (32.50%) MS Excel
7 388 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 331 (27.65%) VMware
9 315 (26.32%) Lync
10 314 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 289 (24.14%) MS Office
12 262 (21.89%) Hyper-V
13 254 (21.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 251 (20.97%) DNS
15 250 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 227 (18.96%) Firewall
17 221 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
18 215 (17.96%) MCSE
19 209 (17.46%) MCITP
20 205 (17.13%) Exchange Server 2013
21 201 (16.79%) Windows 7
22 181 (15.12%) Cisco
23 180 (15.04%) SQL Server
23 180 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
24 168 (14.04%) DHCP
25 167 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
26 166 (13.87%) ITIL
27 165 (13.78%) SharePoint 2013
28 149 (12.45%) Windows 8
29 147 (12.28%) Migration

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 503 (42.02%) SharePoint
2 480 (40.10%) MS Exchange
3 315 (26.32%) Lync
4 254 (21.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 205 (17.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 167 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 165 (13.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 136 (11.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 112 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 74 (6.18%) IIS
11 56 (4.68%) Office Communications Server
12 46 (3.84%) SharePoint Server
13 31 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 28 (2.34%) IBM Notes
15 18 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
16 17 (1.42%) MS Project Server
17 15 (1.25%) Apache
18 13 (1.09%) Moodle
19 12 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
19 12 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 389 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 289 (24.14%) MS Office
3 37 (3.09%) InfoPath
4 17 (1.42%) MS Project
5 8 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.50%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.084%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.084%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 45 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.25%) Summit
6 2 (0.17%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.084%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.084%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 140 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.25%) Google Apps
5 12 (1.00%) SaaS
5 12 (1.00%) IaaS
6 2 (0.17%) PaaS
7 1 (0.084%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 251 (20.97%) DNS
2 227 (18.96%) Firewall
3 168 (14.04%) DHCP
4 124 (10.36%) SAN
5 115 (9.61%) TCP/IP
6 84 (7.02%) VPN
7 82 (6.85%) WAN
8 74 (6.18%) LAN
9 68 (5.68%) Unified Communications
10 66 (5.51%) Internet
11 57 (4.76%) Wireless
12 48 (4.01%) VoIP
13 47 (3.93%) NAS
14 42 (3.51%) VLAN
15 37 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (2.09%) ADSL
18 19 (1.59%) Network Security
19 18 (1.50%) Intranet
19 18 (1.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 62 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (1.34%) MySQL
7 8 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.33%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.25%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.17%) OLAP
13 1 (0.084%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.084%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.084%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.084%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.084%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.084%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (3.76%) Visual Studio
2 42 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.50%) JIRA
5 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.084%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.084%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.084%) Hudson
6 1 (0.084%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.084%) NUnit
6 1 (0.084%) MSI
General
1 59 (4.93%) Finance
2 39 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 34 (2.84%) Marketing
4 29 (2.42%) Advertising
5 20 (1.67%) Games
6 15 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 11 (0.92%) Legal
7 11 (0.92%) Retail
8 10 (0.84%) Banking
9 8 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.67%) Publishing
10 7 (0.58%) Law
11 6 (0.50%) Electronics
11 6 (0.50%) German Language
12 3 (0.25%) Welsh Language
13 2 (0.17%) Billing
13 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.17%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.084%) Local Government
14 1 (0.084%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 290 (24.23%) Consultant
2 143 (11.95%) Analyst
3 123 (10.28%) Support Engineer
4 94 (7.85%) Developer
5 89 (7.44%) Architect
6 86 (7.18%) Administrator
7 83 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support
8 75 (6.27%) Support Analyst
9 72 (6.02%) Microsoft Consultant
10 71 (5.93%) Technical Consultant
11 59 (4.93%) SharePoint Developer
12 56 (4.68%) IT Support
13 50 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support
14 49 (4.09%) Technical Support
15 46 (3.84%) Systems Administrator
16 45 (3.76%) SharePoint Consultant
16 45 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 41 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 36 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
18 36 (3.01%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (10.78%) .NET
2 105 (8.77%) HTML
3 102 (8.52%) CSS
4 57 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 44 (3.68%) Web Services
6 42 (3.51%) jQuery
7 37 (3.09%) HTML5
8 33 (2.76%) XSLT
9 30 (2.51%) XML
10 28 (2.34%) Ajax
11 23 (1.92%) WCF
12 19 (1.59%) REST
12 19 (1.59%) JSON
13 14 (1.17%) SAML
13 14 (1.17%) ADO.NET
14 13 (1.09%) CSS3
15 12 (1.00%) Silverlight
16 9 (0.75%) Application Packaging
17 8 (0.67%) .NET Framework
17 8 (0.67%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (6.52%) Blackberry
2 39 (3.26%) Clustering
3 22 (1.84%) Replication
3 22 (1.84%) Management Information System
4 20 (1.67%) iPhone
5 16 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.09%) Smartphone
7 12 (1.00%) Firmware
7 12 (1.00%) iPad
7 12 (1.00%) Social Media
8 11 (0.92%) PKI
8 11 (0.92%) CLARiiON
9 10 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (0.75%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.67%) Statistics
12 7 (0.58%) PDA
13 6 (0.50%) DTV
13 6 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 762 (63.66%) Windows
2 314 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 221 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 201 (16.79%) Windows 7
5 180 (15.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 149 (12.45%) Windows 8
7 88 (7.35%) Windows XP
8 56 (4.68%) Linux
9 38 (3.17%) Android
10 36 (3.01%) Mac OS X
11 29 (2.42%) Windows Mobile
12 26 (2.17%) Mac OS
13 20 (1.67%) Windows Vista
14 19 (1.59%) Apple iOS
15 14 (1.17%) UNIX
16 9 (0.75%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.50%) Fedora
17 6 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
18 4 (0.33%) VMS
18 4 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (13.87%) ITIL
2 147 (12.28%) Migration
3 80 (6.68%) CRM
3 80 (6.68%) Project Management
4 56 (4.68%) Service Delivery
5 41 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (3.09%) PRINCE2
7 35 (2.92%) Business Development
8 34 (2.84%) Change Management
9 27 (2.26%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (2.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
11 25 (2.09%) Content Management
11 25 (2.09%) Workflow
11 25 (2.09%) Configuration Management
12 22 (1.84%) Scrum
12 22 (1.84%) Identity Management
12 22 (1.84%) ERP
13 20 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (1.59%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 142 (11.86%) SQL
2 130 (10.86%) PowerShell
3 73 (6.10%) JavaScript
4 55 (4.59%) C#
5 12 (1.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (0.92%) PHP
6 11 (0.92%) C
6 11 (0.92%) T-SQL
7 8 (0.67%) Perl
8 7 (0.58%) VBScript
9 6 (0.50%) Java
10 5 (0.42%) Ruby
10 5 (0.42%) VB
10 5 (0.42%) Python
10 5 (0.42%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.33%) VBA
11 4 (0.33%) OCaml
12 3 (0.25%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 388 (32.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 215 (17.96%) MCSE
3 209 (17.46%) MCITP
4 111 (9.27%) MCTS
5 92 (7.69%) Degree
6 86 (7.18%) MCP
7 83 (6.93%) MCSA
8 75 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
9 63 (5.26%) CCNA
10 33 (2.76%) MCSD
11 28 (2.34%) Security Cleared
12 27 (2.26%) CCNP
13 26 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.92%) MCPD
15 15 (1.25%) SC Cleared
16 14 (1.17%) MCDBA
17 11 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
18 9 (0.75%) MOS
18 9 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
19 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.18%) SLA
2 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.25%) QA
4 1 (0.084%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.084%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 647 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 262 (21.89%) Hyper-V
3 250 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (3.09%) UAG
5 35 (2.92%) vSphere
6 32 (2.67%) XenApp
7 31 (2.59%) XenServer
7 31 (2.59%) Forefront TMG
8 29 (2.42%) ISA Server
9 24 (2.01%) XenDesktop
10 22 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (1.50%) IAG
11 18 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 16 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (1.00%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.92%) VMware ESX
15 8 (0.67%) NDS
16 5 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.25%) Xen
17 3 (0.25%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 103 (8.60%) SCCM
2 65 (5.43%) SCOM
3 50 (4.18%) Backup Exec
4 28 (2.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 25 (2.09%) WSUS
6 15 (1.25%) SCVMM
7 14 (1.17%) Nagios
8 12 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (0.75%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.33%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.33%) Windows Intune
11 4 (0.33%) Cacti
12 3 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 2 (0.17%) MOM
13 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.17%) SCSM
13 2 (0.17%) XenMobile
13 2 (0.17%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 860 (71.85%) Microsoft
2 331 (27.65%) VMware
3 181 (15.12%) Cisco
4 133 (11.11%) Citrix
5 129 (10.78%) HP
6 68 (5.68%) Symantec
7 62 (5.18%) Apple
8 52 (4.34%) Dell
9 40 (3.34%) NetApp
10 32 (2.67%) Lotus
11 31 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 31 (2.59%) Sophos
12 30 (2.51%) Oracle
13 26 (2.17%) EMC
14 22 (1.84%) Google
15 21 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
16 20 (1.67%) SonicWALL
17 19 (1.59%) SolarWinds
18 18 (1.50%) Juniper
19 17 (1.42%) Veeam
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Drayton, Middlesex
Cape Plc
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vertex Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £42500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago