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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 342 565 747
Rank change year-on-year
+223 +182
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 873 326 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.11% 7.90% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 712 282 139
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.78%
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5778 4129 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.96% 3.81% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 3556 2907
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
England +201 822 £45,000 -11.33% 139
London +103 331 £45,000 +9.09% 45
South East +112 191 £45,000 -21.73% 46
North West +60 82 £35,000 +1.44% 6
City of London +55 80 £55,000 +15.78% 16
East of England +46 77 £47,500 +55.73% 8
Berkshire +33 74 £46,250 -19.56% 18
Manchester +56 71 £35,000 -14.63% 6
West Midlands +33 58 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Reading +17 47 £55,000 -8.33% 14
South West +18 44 £45,000 -25.00% 9
Surrey +20 39 £40,000 -27.27% 13
Hertfordshire +12 38 £50,000 +63.93% 4
Buckinghamshire +23 37 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -3 35 £45,000 +50.00% 13
Watford +11 31 £50,000 +212.50% 4
Birmingham +31 30 £55,000 +124.48% 4
West Yorkshire -23 25 £39,500 +31.66% 7
Cambridgeshire +26 22 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Leeds -15 22 £45,000 +80.00% 6
Hampshire -6 21 £37,500 -31.81% 4
Cambridge +16 19 £29,000 -42.00% 2
East Midlands -33 19 £44,500 +4.70% 5
Maidenhead -5 16 £29,000 -49.56%
Guildford +18 15 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South Wales +5 14 £31,795 +47.88% 1
Wales +5 14 £31,795 +47.88% 1
Scotland +4 13 £34,000 -5.55% 13
High Wycombe +3 13 £57,500 +4.54%
Cardiff - 13 £30,590 - 1

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1186 (71.02%) Microsoft
2 1105 (66.17%) Windows
3 877 (52.51%) Active Directory
4 694 (41.56%) MS Exchange
5 637 (38.14%) SharePoint
6 504 (30.18%) MS Excel
7 484 (28.98%) VMware
8 480 (28.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 429 (25.69%) Lync
10 424 (25.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 400 (23.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 372 (22.28%) Hyper-V
13 354 (21.20%) Exchange Server 2010
14 346 (20.72%) MS Office
15 340 (20.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 314 (18.80%) DNS
17 303 (18.14%) Exchange Server 2013
18 297 (17.78%) Firewall
19 283 (16.95%) Cisco
20 267 (15.99%) SQL Server
21 266 (15.93%) ITIL
21 266 (15.93%) Windows 7
22 263 (15.75%) MCSE
23 247 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
24 236 (14.13%) MCITP
25 224 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
26 219 (13.11%) DHCP
27 214 (12.81%) Citrix
28 210 (12.57%) SAN
29 199 (11.92%) SQL

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 694 (41.56%) MS Exchange
2 637 (38.14%) SharePoint
3 429 (25.69%) Lync
4 354 (21.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 303 (18.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 198 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 185 (11.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 171 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 160 (9.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 99 (5.93%) IIS
11 82 (4.91%) Office Communications Server
12 75 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
13 49 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 35 (2.10%) Lotus Domino
15 32 (1.92%) IBM Notes
16 23 (1.38%) Apache
17 16 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
17 16 (0.96%) Tomcat
18 11 (0.66%) WordPress
19 8 (0.48%) Moodle
Applications
1 504 (30.18%) MS Excel
2 346 (20.72%) MS Office
3 29 (1.74%) InfoPath
4 16 (0.96%) MS Project
5 14 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.48%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 53 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.18%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.18%) Bond Adapt
5 3 (0.18%) Summit
6 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.060%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 247 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
3 40 (2.40%) SaaS
4 39 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (1.92%) IaaS
6 20 (1.20%) Google Apps
7 12 (0.72%) PaaS
8 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.12%) Taleo
9 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 314 (18.80%) DNS
2 297 (17.78%) Firewall
3 219 (13.11%) DHCP
4 210 (12.57%) SAN
5 160 (9.58%) TCP/IP
6 144 (8.62%) VPN
7 129 (7.72%) WAN
8 115 (6.89%) LAN
9 110 (6.59%) Unified Communications
10 96 (5.75%) Wireless
11 89 (5.33%) NAS
12 85 (5.09%) Internet
13 60 (3.59%) VoIP
14 54 (3.23%) VLAN
15 44 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
17 32 (1.92%) Network Security
18 27 (1.62%) iSCSI
19 23 (1.38%) IP Telephony
20 22 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (15.99%) SQL Server
2 61 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (1.80%) MySQL
5 28 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (1.50%) Big Data
8 22 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (0.60%) OLAP
11 9 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.36%) MS Access
14 5 (0.30%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.24%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.18%) Data Mining
17 2 (0.12%) RDBMS
17 2 (0.12%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 48 (2.87%) Visual Studio
2 40 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.42%) JIRA
5 5 (0.30%) Subversion
5 5 (0.30%) Log4Net
6 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.18%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.18%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.12%) PhantomJS
7 2 (0.12%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.060%) Hudson
8 1 (0.060%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.060%) NUnit
8 1 (0.060%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.060%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.060%) MSI
8 1 (0.060%) Dreamweaver
General
1 128 (7.66%) Finance
2 64 (3.83%) Telecoms
3 61 (3.65%) Marketing
4 31 (1.86%) Banking
5 28 (1.68%) Publishing
6 26 (1.56%) Advertising
7 24 (1.44%) Retail
8 22 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.14%) Games
10 16 (0.96%) Legal
11 13 (0.78%) Law
12 11 (0.66%) Electronics
13 8 (0.48%) German Language
14 6 (0.36%) Back Office
15 5 (0.30%) Billing
16 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.18%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.18%) Japanese Language
18 1 (0.060%) French Language
18 1 (0.060%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 296 (17.72%) Consultant
2 203 (12.16%) Analyst
3 162 (9.70%) Support Engineer
4 144 (8.62%) Architect
5 143 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 128 (7.66%) Developer
7 108 (6.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 106 (6.35%) Microsoft Consultant
9 101 (6.05%) Administrator
10 99 (5.93%) IT Support
11 97 (5.81%) Support Analyst
12 73 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
12 73 (4.37%) SharePoint Developer
13 55 (3.29%) Desktop Support
14 53 (3.17%) Technical Support
15 52 (3.11%) Technical Consultant
16 50 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
16 50 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
17 44 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 44 (2.63%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (8.50%) .NET
2 112 (6.71%) CSS
3 106 (6.35%) HTML
4 74 (4.43%) jQuery
5 59 (3.53%) ASP.NET
6 57 (3.41%) Web Services
7 47 (2.81%) Ajax
8 35 (2.10%) XML
9 32 (1.92%) HTML5
10 31 (1.86%) XSLT
11 23 (1.38%) REST
12 20 (1.20%) JSON
13 19 (1.14%) WCF
14 17 (1.02%) COM
15 12 (0.72%) .NET Framework
16 11 (0.66%) CSS3
16 11 (0.66%) KnockoutJS
17 10 (0.60%) SAML
18 9 (0.54%) LINQ to SQL
18 9 (0.54%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 109 (6.53%) Blackberry
2 64 (3.83%) Clustering
3 46 (2.75%) Replication
4 33 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 30 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (1.50%) PMI
7 24 (1.44%) iPhone
8 23 (1.38%) PKI
9 20 (1.20%) CLARiiON
10 19 (1.14%) Digital Media
11 16 (0.96%) Open Source
12 14 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (0.78%) EqualLogic
13 13 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.66%) Social Media
14 11 (0.66%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.66%) DTV
15 10 (0.60%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.54%) Hedge funds
16 9 (0.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1105 (66.17%) Windows
2 424 (25.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 400 (23.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 266 (15.93%) Windows 7
5 224 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 180 (10.78%) Windows 8
7 118 (7.07%) Windows XP
8 111 (6.65%) Linux
9 60 (3.59%) Android
10 41 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
11 39 (2.34%) Apple iOS
12 33 (1.98%) Windows Vista
13 32 (1.92%) Mac OS X
13 32 (1.92%) UNIX
14 29 (1.74%) Windows Phone
15 23 (1.38%) Windows Phone 8
16 20 (1.20%) Mac OS
17 18 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (1.02%) Solaris
19 12 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (15.93%) ITIL
2 187 (11.20%) Migration
3 148 (8.86%) Project Management
4 112 (6.71%) Service Delivery
5 99 (5.93%) CRM
6 94 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
7 61 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 50 (2.99%) ERP
9 46 (2.75%) PRINCE2
9 46 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
10 43 (2.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (2.57%) Change Management
11 36 (2.16%) Identity Management
12 34 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
12 34 (2.04%) Business Development
13 32 (1.92%) Time Management
14 31 (1.86%) Load Balancing
15 30 (1.80%) Technical Analysis
16 27 (1.62%) Scrum
17 26 (1.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 199 (11.92%) SQL
2 183 (10.96%) PowerShell
3 88 (5.27%) JavaScript
4 76 (4.55%) C#
5 32 (1.92%) C
6 30 (1.80%) Bash Shell
7 26 (1.56%) Python
8 16 (0.96%) PHP
9 15 (0.90%) VB
10 14 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 13 (0.78%) VBScript
11 13 (0.78%) Java
12 12 (0.72%) VB.NET
13 11 (0.66%) Perl
14 10 (0.60%) Ruby
15 8 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.42%) LotusScript
16 7 (0.42%) VBA
17 3 (0.18%) VB6
18 2 (0.12%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 480 (28.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 263 (15.75%) MCSE
3 236 (14.13%) MCITP
4 176 (10.54%) Degree
5 130 (7.78%) MCSA
6 118 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
7 104 (6.23%) MCTS
8 98 (5.87%) MCP
9 95 (5.69%) CCNA
10 56 (3.35%) Security Cleared
11 53 (3.17%) CCNP
12 52 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 48 (2.87%) SC Cleared
14 25 (1.50%) PMI Certification
15 21 (1.26%) MCSD
16 20 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
16 20 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.02%) CCA
18 15 (0.90%) MCPD
19 12 (0.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (6.95%) SLA
2 23 (1.38%) QA
3 13 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 877 (52.51%) Active Directory
2 372 (22.28%) Hyper-V
3 340 (20.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (4.07%) XenApp
5 64 (3.83%) vSphere
6 42 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 38 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (2.10%) UAG
9 31 (1.86%) VMware ESX
10 26 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
11 25 (1.50%) Terminal Services
11 25 (1.50%) ISA Server
12 23 (1.38%) XenServer
13 14 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
13 14 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (0.78%) Xen
15 12 (0.72%) MetaFrame
16 10 (0.60%) NDS
16 10 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (0.60%) IAG
Systems Management
1 177 (10.60%) SCCM
2 96 (5.75%) SCOM
3 69 (4.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 56 (3.35%) Backup Exec
5 53 (3.17%) SCVMM
6 32 (1.92%) SCDPM
7 20 (1.20%) WSUS
8 18 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 15 (0.90%) SCOrch
10 11 (0.66%) Nagios
11 10 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (0.24%) Cacti
13 4 (0.24%) Windows Intune
14 3 (0.18%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 2 (0.12%) MIMEsweeper
15 2 (0.12%) MOM
15 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1186 (71.02%) Microsoft
2 484 (28.98%) VMware
3 283 (16.95%) Cisco
4 214 (12.81%) Citrix
5 166 (9.94%) HP
6 78 (4.67%) Symantec
7 71 (4.25%) Apple
7 71 (4.25%) Dell
8 61 (3.65%) NetApp
9 57 (3.41%) EMC
10 42 (2.51%) Lotus
11 35 (2.10%) CheckPoint
12 34 (2.04%) MobileIron
12 34 (2.04%) Oracle
12 34 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
13 30 (1.80%) Veeam
14 29 (1.74%) SonicWALL
15 28 (1.68%) IronPort
16 23 (1.38%) Google
16 23 (1.38%) Red Hat
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £49999 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £370 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 15% shift allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications Funded
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EC2 IT Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits detailed in job spec.
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum and company bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £40-55k + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago