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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 137 234 361
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +127
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 2189 1515 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.33% 1.39% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.57% 15.45% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 1307 723
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -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
11787 9806 7866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.54% 9.01% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9918 8092 6208
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +85 2024 £37,500 - 294
London +77 745 £40,000 +6.66% 96
South East +79 484 £37,500 -6.25% 65
East of England +30 169 £42,500 +10.38% 21
West Midlands +39 142 £36,500 -3.94% 15
Yorkshire +73 128 £35,000 +6.06% 22
South West +79 125 £32,500 -16.66% 23
Berkshire +98 124 £42,500 -17.47% 12
Hampshire +61 111 £37,500 -3.84% 11
Surrey +40 111 £30,000 -25.00% 10
West Yorkshire +54 96 £35,000 +1.44% 11
North West +18 95 £32,750 +7.37% 26
City of London +46 92 £38,000 +5.55% 16
East Midlands +34 87 £37,500 - 15
Birmingham -10 66 £39,323 -7.47% 6
Leeds +48 61 £35,000 +11.11% 6
Hertfordshire +7 55 £31,750 -17.53% 7
Nottinghamshire +29 48 £35,350 -6.35% 3
Nottingham +28 47 £34,500 -8.60% 1
Essex +23 43 £50,000 +58.73% 4
Reading +48 42 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Oxfordshire +11 42 £39,500 -12.22% 13
Cheshire +35 40 £25,500 -5.55% 6
Wiltshire +38 39 £32,500 -6.81% 1
Southampton +29 39 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +18 38 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Bracknell - 37 £42,500 - 2
Scotland +35 36 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Kent -3 34 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Coventry +22 31 £50,000 +90.47% 4

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3099 (68.93%) Windows
2 2888 (64.23%) Microsoft
3 2473 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 1738 (38.66%) Windows Server
5 1730 (38.48%) VMware
6 1348 (29.98%) MS Exchange
7 1230 (27.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 1212 (26.96%) SharePoint
9 1149 (25.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 1091 (24.27%) MS Excel
11 1036 (23.04%) ITIL
12 1034 (23.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 984 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
14 937 (20.84%) Hyper-V
15 886 (19.71%) MS Office
16 839 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
17 832 (18.51%) Cisco
18 782 (17.39%) Firewall
19 760 (16.90%) Citrix
20 752 (16.73%) Windows 7
21 734 (16.33%) SQL Server
22 727 (16.17%) SCCM
23 669 (14.88%) DNS
24 665 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2010
25 604 (13.43%) SQL
26 587 (13.06%) PowerShell
27 570 (12.68%) Linux
28 567 (12.61%) Finance
29 559 (12.43%) MCSE
30 544 (12.10%) Skype for Business

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 1348 (29.98%) MS Exchange
2 1212 (26.96%) SharePoint
3 665 (14.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 544 (12.10%) Skype for Business
5 524 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 311 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 289 (6.43%) IIS
8 272 (6.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 183 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
10 96 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 84 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 59 (1.31%) Apache
13 39 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
14 27 (0.60%) IBM Notes
15 22 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
16 18 (0.40%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.38%) CMS
17 17 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
18 12 (0.27%) Moodle
19 10 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 1091 (24.27%) MS Excel
2 886 (19.71%) MS Office
3 45 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (0.80%) InfoPath
5 31 (0.69%) MS Project
6 24 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 18 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.13%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.067%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.022%) HipChat
11 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.022%) Siemens NX
11 1 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 173 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 8 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.16%) thinkFolio
7 6 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 6 (0.13%) Tesseract
8 4 (0.089%) HiPortfolio
8 4 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.067%) HFM
9 3 (0.067%) Line 50
9 3 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.044%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.044%) Sage CRM
10 2 (0.044%) Sage X3
10 2 (0.044%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.044%) Summit
11 1 (0.022%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.022%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1230 (27.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 468 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
3 148 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 111 (2.47%) IaaS
5 103 (2.29%) SaaS
6 100 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 91 (2.02%) OneDrive
8 79 (1.76%) Yammer
9 77 (1.71%) G Suite
10 75 (1.67%) PaaS
11 58 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
12 56 (1.25%) Amazon S3
13 44 (0.98%) iTunes
14 42 (0.93%) Mimecast
15 27 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
16 23 (0.51%) Slack
17 21 (0.47%) Dropbox
18 14 (0.31%) Heroku
19 12 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
19 12 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 782 (17.39%) Firewall
2 669 (14.88%) DNS
3 514 (11.43%) DHCP
4 510 (11.34%) SAN
5 434 (9.65%) LAN
6 420 (9.34%) WAN
7 411 (9.14%) TCP/IP
8 357 (7.94%) Skype
9 348 (7.74%) VPN
10 281 (6.25%) VoIP
11 192 (4.27%) Internet
12 175 (3.89%) Wireless
13 162 (3.60%) NAS
14 161 (3.58%) VLAN
15 120 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
16 102 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
17 90 (2.00%) Unified Communications
18 74 (1.65%) IP Telephony
19 69 (1.53%) Intranet
20 61 (1.36%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 734 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 133 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (2.18%) MySQL
3 98 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 59 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 46 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (0.80%) Power BI
7 33 (0.73%) Oracle Database
8 31 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 31 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (0.44%) EDRMS
12 19 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
13 15 (0.33%) Big Data
14 14 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.31%) NoSQL
15 13 (0.29%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 64 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 45 (1.00%) JIRA
3 40 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (0.82%) Git (software)
5 34 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 26 (0.58%) Selenium
7 20 (0.44%) Subversion
8 19 (0.42%) JMeter
9 17 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 17 (0.38%) SoapUI
10 16 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (0.27%) Appium
12 12 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (0.27%) Ranorex
13 9 (0.20%) Jasmine
13 9 (0.20%) LoadRunner
13 9 (0.20%) MSTest
13 9 (0.20%) NUnit
13 9 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 567 (12.61%) Finance
2 165 (3.67%) Retail
3 138 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 93 (2.07%) Marketing
5 88 (1.96%) Advertising
6 70 (1.56%) Legal
7 69 (1.53%) Banking
8 64 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 59 (1.31%) Law
10 26 (0.58%) Publishing
11 22 (0.49%) French Language
11 22 (0.49%) German Language
12 19 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 18 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.38%) Automotive
15 15 (0.33%) Back Office
16 14 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 12 (0.27%) Electronics
17 12 (0.27%) Games
18 11 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 758 (16.86%) Analyst
2 706 (15.70%) Support Engineer
3 615 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 468 (10.41%) IT Support
5 445 (9.90%) Consultant
6 392 (8.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 392 (8.72%) Support Analyst
7 329 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 310 (6.90%) IT Engineer
9 309 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 300 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
11 256 (5.69%) Architect
12 240 (5.34%) Administrator
13 231 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 222 (4.94%) Desktop Support
15 215 (4.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 215 (4.78%) IT Analyst
16 206 (4.58%) Developer
17 195 (4.34%) IT Support Engineer
18 189 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (6.61%) .NET
2 249 (5.54%) Web Services
3 208 (4.63%) HTML
4 188 (4.18%) CSS
5 129 (2.87%) ASP.NET
6 101 (2.25%) jQuery
7 79 (1.76%) XML
8 76 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (1.51%) AngularJS
10 66 (1.47%) HTML5
11 61 (1.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 58 (1.29%) WCF
13 40 (0.89%) SOAP
14 39 (0.87%) XSLT
15 37 (0.82%) .NET Framework
16 33 (0.73%) REST
17 28 (0.62%) Entity Framework
17 28 (0.62%) WPF
18 24 (0.53%) XSL
19 23 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 266 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 244 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 226 (5.03%) Blackberry
4 116 (2.58%) Driving Licence
5 111 (2.47%) Smartphone
6 107 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 104 (2.31%) Clustering
8 102 (2.27%) iPhone
9 93 (2.07%) Private Cloud
9 93 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
10 91 (2.02%) Computer Science
11 83 (1.85%) User Experience
12 73 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
13 71 (1.58%) Public Cloud
14 61 (1.36%) iPad
15 52 (1.16%) Replication
16 51 (1.13%) Statistics
17 42 (0.93%) Fat Client
17 42 (0.93%) Thin Client
18 36 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3099 (68.93%) Windows
2 1738 (38.66%) Windows Server
3 1149 (25.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 984 (21.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 752 (16.73%) Windows 7
6 570 (12.68%) Linux
7 481 (10.70%) Windows 10
8 423 (9.41%) Windows 8
9 398 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 212 (4.72%) Mac OS X
11 145 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 141 (3.14%) Windows XP
13 135 (3.00%) Android
14 86 (1.91%) Apple iOS
15 73 (1.62%) Windows Phone
16 62 (1.38%) Unix
17 55 (1.22%) Mac OS
18 51 (1.13%) Solaris
19 38 (0.85%) CentOS
20 34 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1036 (23.04%) ITIL
2 421 (9.36%) Migration
3 343 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
4 302 (6.72%) Presales
5 278 (6.18%) CRM
6 266 (5.92%) Project Management
7 265 (5.89%) Mentoring
8 229 (5.09%) Service Delivery
9 213 (4.74%) Service Management
10 183 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 135 (3.00%) Problem Management
12 133 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 119 (2.65%) Change Management
14 114 (2.54%) PRINCE2
15 105 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
16 103 (2.29%) Incident Management
16 103 (2.29%) Mobile Device Management
17 102 (2.27%) Change Control
17 102 (2.27%) Content Management
18 101 (2.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 604 (13.43%) SQL
2 587 (13.06%) PowerShell
3 258 (5.74%) C#
4 214 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 64 (1.42%) C
6 62 (1.38%) VBScript
7 57 (1.27%) Python
8 55 (1.22%) Java
9 48 (1.07%) T-SQL
10 43 (0.96%) Ruby
11 33 (0.73%) Bash Shell
12 31 (0.69%) PHP
12 31 (0.69%) VB
13 22 (0.49%) C++
14 20 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 19 (0.42%) Perl
16 16 (0.36%) Scala
17 9 (0.20%) Korn
18 7 (0.16%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 839 (18.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 559 (12.43%) MCSE
3 319 (7.10%) Degree
4 286 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
5 279 (6.21%) MCSA
6 249 (5.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 246 (5.47%) MCP
8 242 (5.38%) CCNA
9 231 (5.14%) MCITP
10 183 (4.07%) Security Cleared
11 160 (3.56%) SC Cleared
12 144 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
13 65 (1.45%) MCTS
14 61 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
15 59 (1.31%) CCA
15 59 (1.31%) CCNP
16 35 (0.78%) RHCA
17 33 (0.73%) MCDST
18 31 (0.69%) RHCSA
19 29 (0.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (6.83%) SLA
2 51 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 50 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.58%) QA
5 14 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.089%) COBIT
8 4 (0.089%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.067%) GAMP
10 2 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.044%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.022%) DICOM
11 1 (0.022%) GPG13
11 1 (0.022%) RMADS
System Software
1 2473 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 1034 (23.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 937 (20.84%) Hyper-V
4 348 (7.74%) vSphere
5 269 (5.98%) XenApp
6 131 (2.91%) XenDesktop
7 102 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 91 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
9 68 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
10 65 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 62 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
12 57 (1.27%) BitLocker
13 56 (1.25%) Terminal Services
14 53 (1.18%) vCloud
15 34 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
16 28 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
16 28 (0.62%) XenServer
17 27 (0.60%) KVM
17 27 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 14 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 727 (16.17%) SCCM
2 211 (4.69%) SCOM
3 100 (2.22%) Puppet
4 84 (1.87%) Backup Exec
5 75 (1.67%) WSUS
6 72 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
7 69 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
8 45 (1.00%) Nagios
9 40 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
10 37 (0.82%) SCVMM
11 34 (0.76%) Ansible
12 31 (0.69%) Casper Suite
13 30 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
14 27 (0.60%) Cobbler
14 27 (0.60%) FreeIPA
14 27 (0.60%) NetBackup
14 27 (0.60%) Zenoss
15 26 (0.58%) vMotion
16 21 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
17 20 (0.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2888 (64.23%) Microsoft
2 1730 (38.48%) VMware
3 832 (18.51%) Cisco
4 760 (16.90%) Citrix
5 372 (8.27%) HP
6 325 (7.23%) Apple
7 213 (4.74%) Dell
8 160 (3.56%) Red Hat
9 151 (3.36%) Veeam
10 149 (3.31%) Oracle
11 146 (3.25%) NetApp
12 127 (2.82%) Google
13 99 (2.20%) EMC
14 93 (2.07%) Symantec
15 82 (1.82%) SonicWALL
16 81 (1.80%) SolarWinds
17 74 (1.65%) ServiceNow
18 71 (1.58%) SAP
19 65 (1.45%) Juniper
20 64 (1.42%) Clearswift
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tyneside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
PDP London
Posted: Yesterday
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday