The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 239 400 615
Rank change year-on-year
+161 +215
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1379 766 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 0.63% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.06% 12.93% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 676 216
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £71,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.00%

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
8083 5922 4201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.29% 4.90% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6516 4932 3579
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 17 April 2015 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 17 April 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
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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 +156 1302 £44,000 +10.00% 235
London +118 554 £47,500 +15.85% 85
South East +92 300 £37,500 -11.76% 45
East of England +114 148 £37,500 +50.00% 14
City of London +61 125 £52,500 +31.25% 26
North West +36 83 £34,500 -13.75% 19
West Midlands +25 81 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Surrey +49 74 £32,500 -10.34% 15
Hampshire +68 73 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Berkshire +24 73 £50,000 -2.43% 11
Hertfordshire +52 68 £42,500 +57.40% 4
Yorkshire +30 65 £47,500 +72.72% 10
South West +36 62 £36,000 -15.29% 28
East Midlands +46 53 £45,000 - 14
Birmingham +29 50 £52,500 +10.52% 2
West Yorkshire +9 44 £52,500 +94.44% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 42 £35,000 -24.32% 6
Leeds +31 39 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Essex +24 36 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Reading +9 35 £37,500 -34.78% 6
Milton Keynes -3 27 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Southampton - 26 £45,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +17 25 £45,000 +16.88% 1
North East +18 24 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 24 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Tyne and Wear +13 24 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Nottingham +12 24 £45,750 +18.83% 1
Dorset -6 24 £37,500 -31.81% 7
Liverpool - 24 £52,500 - 2
Merseyside - 24 £52,500 - 4

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1753 (67.95%) Windows
2 1726 (66.90%) Microsoft
3 1262 (48.91%) Active Directory
4 1021 (39.57%) MS Exchange
5 922 (35.74%) VMware
6 861 (33.37%) SharePoint
7 753 (29.19%) MS Excel
8 680 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 660 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 642 (24.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 636 (24.65%) Lync
12 617 (23.91%) Hyper-V
13 610 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 606 (23.49%) MS Office
15 573 (22.21%) Microsoft Certification
16 527 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2010
17 491 (19.03%) Citrix
18 473 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2013
19 458 (17.75%) Firewall
20 451 (17.48%) SQL Server
21 439 (17.02%) ITIL
22 429 (16.63%) DNS
23 400 (15.50%) Cisco
23 400 (15.50%) Migration
24 392 (15.19%) SQL
25 367 (14.22%) MCSE
26 364 (14.11%) SCCM
27 359 (13.91%) Windows 7
28 333 (12.91%) SAN
29 288 (11.16%) Windows 8

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1021 (39.57%) MS Exchange
2 861 (33.37%) SharePoint
3 636 (24.65%) Lync
4 527 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 473 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 284 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 240 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 227 (8.80%) IIS
9 178 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 132 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 76 (2.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 57 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
13 50 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
14 43 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
15 28 (1.09%) IBM Notes
16 25 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
16 25 (0.97%) Apache
17 18 (0.70%) WordPress
17 18 (0.70%) Confluence
18 16 (0.62%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 753 (29.19%) MS Excel
2 606 (23.49%) MS Office
3 49 (1.90%) InfoPath
4 38 (1.47%) MS Project
5 34 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.27%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.16%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.078%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 150 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.16%) Primavera
8 3 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
8 3 (0.12%) SAP CCM
8 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.078%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.039%) Agresso
10 1 (0.039%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.039%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.039%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 610 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (4.15%) IaaS
4 80 (3.10%) SaaS
5 70 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
6 65 (2.52%) PaaS
7 61 (2.36%) Yammer
8 44 (1.71%) Mimecast
9 39 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (0.81%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.58%) Google Apps
13 11 (0.43%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.19%) Dropbox
15 3 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
16 2 (0.078%) Google Drive
17 1 (0.039%) Symantec.cloud
17 1 (0.039%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 458 (17.75%) Firewall
2 429 (16.63%) DNS
3 333 (12.91%) SAN
4 259 (10.04%) DHCP
5 258 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 245 (9.50%) WAN
7 218 (8.45%) LAN
8 180 (6.98%) VPN
9 145 (5.62%) Internet
10 138 (5.35%) Unified Communications
11 129 (5.00%) VoIP
12 113 (4.38%) NAS
13 89 (3.45%) VLAN
14 88 (3.41%) Wireless
15 74 (2.87%) iSCSI
16 55 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
17 54 (2.09%) LDAP
18 52 (2.02%) SMTP
18 52 (2.02%) Intranet
19 42 (1.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 104 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 50 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 37 (1.43%) MySQL
6 36 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (0.70%) Relational Database
10 17 (0.66%) MS Access
11 14 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.39%) DB2
12 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.31%) Big Data
14 7 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.23%) OLAP
16 5 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
17 4 (0.16%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 54 (2.09%) Visual Studio
2 17 (0.66%) JIRA
3 12 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.078%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.039%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.039%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.039%) MSI
7 1 (0.039%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.039%) Grunt
7 1 (0.039%) Apache Ivy
General
1 250 (9.69%) Finance
2 118 (4.57%) Retail
3 87 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 64 (2.48%) Marketing
5 61 (2.36%) Advertising
6 54 (2.09%) Banking
7 42 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.47%) Back Office
9 18 (0.70%) Law
10 17 (0.66%) Legal
11 10 (0.39%) Electronics
12 7 (0.27%) Publishing
13 6 (0.23%) Games
14 4 (0.16%) French Language
14 4 (0.16%) German Language
15 3 (0.12%) Welsh Language
16 2 (0.078%) Billing
16 2 (0.078%) Local Government
16 2 (0.078%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.078%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 419 (16.24%) Consultant
2 331 (12.83%) Support Engineer
3 303 (11.74%) Architect
4 252 (9.77%) Analyst
5 184 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 145 (5.62%) IT Support
7 131 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 128 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
9 123 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
10 119 (4.61%) Developer
11 117 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support
12 114 (4.42%) Support Analyst
13 107 (4.15%) Technical Consultant
14 90 (3.49%) Technical Support
15 84 (3.26%) SharePoint Developer
16 80 (3.10%) Senior Consultant
17 73 (2.83%) Administrator
18 71 (2.75%) Technical Architect
18 71 (2.75%) Microsoft Consultant
19 69 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (8.84%) .NET
2 134 (5.19%) HTML
3 116 (4.50%) CSS
4 108 (4.19%) ASP.NET
5 96 (3.72%) Web Services
6 63 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 57 (2.21%) Ajax
7 57 (2.21%) WCF
8 39 (1.51%) XSLT
9 30 (1.16%) HTML5
10 20 (0.78%) WPF
11 19 (0.74%) CGI
12 17 (0.66%) COM
12 17 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (0.62%) XML
14 13 (0.50%) ADO.NET
14 13 (0.50%) Silverlight
15 12 (0.47%) jQuery
16 11 (0.43%) WF
16 11 (0.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 162 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 160 (6.20%) Blackberry
3 102 (3.95%) Clustering
4 87 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 76 (2.95%) Private Cloud
6 67 (2.60%) Replication
7 61 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 52 (2.02%) iPhone
9 49 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
10 38 (1.47%) Fat Client
10 38 (1.47%) Thin Client
11 34 (1.32%) Mobile App
12 24 (0.93%) iPad
13 23 (0.89%) Social Media
13 23 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
14 22 (0.85%) BYOD
15 21 (0.81%) Open Source
16 20 (0.78%) CLARiiON
17 19 (0.74%) GIS
17 19 (0.74%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1753 (67.95%) Windows
2 660 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 642 (24.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 359 (13.91%) Windows 7
5 288 (11.16%) Windows 8
6 274 (10.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 200 (7.75%) Linux
8 196 (7.60%) Windows XP
9 88 (3.41%) Mac OS X
10 72 (2.79%) Android
11 55 (2.13%) Windows Vista
12 49 (1.90%) Apple iOS
13 38 (1.47%) CentOS
14 30 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 29 (1.12%) Mac OS
16 28 (1.09%) Ubuntu
17 21 (0.81%) UNIX
18 18 (0.70%) Windows Phone
19 17 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
20 12 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (17.02%) ITIL
2 400 (15.50%) Migration
3 196 (7.60%) CRM
4 182 (7.05%) Project Management
5 142 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
6 137 (5.31%) Mentoring
7 102 (3.95%) PRINCE2
8 101 (3.91%) Service Delivery
9 94 (3.64%) Change Management
10 89 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
11 88 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 83 (3.22%) Business Development
13 80 (3.10%) Service Management
14 65 (2.52%) ERP
15 63 (2.44%) Content Management
16 60 (2.33%) Workflow
17 53 (2.05%) Coaching
18 50 (1.94%) E-Commerce
19 49 (1.90%) Performance Tuning
19 49 (1.90%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 392 (15.19%) SQL
2 283 (10.97%) PowerShell
3 117 (4.53%) JavaScript
4 116 (4.50%) C#
5 71 (2.75%) T-SQL
6 56 (2.17%) VB
7 33 (1.28%) Python
7 33 (1.28%) PHP
8 23 (0.89%) Java
9 21 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 20 (0.78%) C
11 15 (0.58%) VB.NET
12 14 (0.54%) VBScript
13 7 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (0.19%) VBA
14 5 (0.19%) R
14 5 (0.19%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.16%) Ruby
16 2 (0.078%) C++
16 2 (0.078%) Perl
Qualifications
1 573 (22.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 367 (14.22%) MCSE
3 210 (8.14%) Security Cleared
4 201 (7.79%) SC Cleared
5 199 (7.71%) Degree
6 198 (7.67%) MCITP
7 170 (6.59%) MCP
8 169 (6.55%) MCSA
9 118 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
10 110 (4.26%) MCTS
11 109 (4.22%) CCNA
12 70 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 48 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
14 37 (1.43%) MCSD
15 28 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
16 24 (0.93%) CCNP
16 24 (0.93%) MCAD
17 22 (0.85%) CCA
18 21 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 15 (0.58%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (6.82%) SLA
2 17 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.54%) QA
5 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (0.16%) GMP
7 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.078%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.039%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1262 (48.91%) Active Directory
2 680 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 617 (23.91%) Hyper-V
4 224 (8.68%) vSphere
5 187 (7.25%) XenApp
6 99 (3.84%) VMware ESXi
7 96 (3.72%) XenDesktop
8 81 (3.14%) VMware ESX
9 63 (2.44%) Terminal Services
10 62 (2.40%) vCloud
11 51 (1.98%) Forefront TMG
12 48 (1.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 33 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
14 24 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 23 (0.89%) XenServer
15 23 (0.89%) Terminal Server
16 21 (0.81%) ISA Server
17 15 (0.58%) UAG
17 15 (0.58%) VirtualBox
18 12 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 364 (14.11%) SCCM
2 222 (8.60%) SCOM
3 100 (3.88%) Backup Exec
4 94 (3.64%) SCVMM
5 51 (1.98%) Windows Intune
6 49 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 48 (1.86%) WSUS
8 31 (1.20%) Nagios
9 23 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 23 (0.89%) Puppet
9 23 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (0.85%) SCDPM
11 21 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 21 (0.81%) vMotion
12 16 (0.62%) Casper Suite
13 14 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
14 12 (0.47%) ZABBIX
15 11 (0.43%) SCSM
16 10 (0.39%) WMI
16 10 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1726 (66.90%) Microsoft
2 922 (35.74%) VMware
3 491 (19.03%) Citrix
4 400 (15.50%) Cisco
5 233 (9.03%) HP
6 164 (6.36%) Apple
7 135 (5.23%) NetApp
8 106 (4.11%) Dell
9 105 (4.07%) Symantec
10 90 (3.49%) Oracle
11 77 (2.98%) Juniper
12 63 (2.44%) EMC
13 59 (2.29%) SAP
14 53 (2.05%) Avaya
15 52 (2.02%) Red Hat
15 52 (2.02%) F5
16 48 (1.86%) Sophos
17 47 (1.82%) IBM
18 45 (1.74%) McAfee
19 43 (1.67%) CheckPoint
Merseyside
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, bonus, bens.
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £55k + Pension+Medical+37 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Enorth Staffing
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k (Bonus, Car Allowance, P
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Head Start Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Domestic & General
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + Overtime + B
Posted: 2 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago