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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Microsoft 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft 365 over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
London > Central London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 28 41 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 651 382 597
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 7.93% 6.28% 6.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.01% 13.61% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 565 349 551
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,750 £77,500
London median annual salary £50,400 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.20% +1.00% +11.11%

Microsoft 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,614 2,807 3,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 44.04% 46.17% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,088 2,562 3,024
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £96,250
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £69,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +1.45% +6.15%

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Microsoft 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in Central London

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Central London.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in Central London

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Central London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in Central London

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
City of London +17 449 £52,500 -7.08% 75
West End of London +3 61 £47,500 +35.71% 2
City of Westminster +10 35 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Camden +2 18 £56,000 +60.00%
Kensington and Chelsea +2 12 £70,000 +50.54% 1
Southwark -3 4 £80,000 +3.23% 1
Lambeth - 1 £23,500 -
Microsoft 365
London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 390 (59.91%) Microsoft
2 359 (55.15%) Windows
3 332 (51.00%) Azure
4 304 (46.70%) Active Directory
5 171 (26.27%) Windows 10
6 158 (24.27%) Social Skills
7 157 (24.12%) VMware
8 135 (20.74%) Finance
8 135 (20.74%) ITIL
9 133 (20.43%) Microsoft Office
10 129 (19.82%) Windows Server
11 114 (17.51%) SCCM
12 108 (16.59%) SharePoint
13 101 (15.51%) Citrix
14 96 (14.75%) Azure Active Directory
15 84 (12.90%) Legal
16 83 (12.75%) PowerShell
17 81 (12.44%) DNS
18 80 (12.29%) Law
18 80 (12.29%) Firewall
18 80 (12.29%) Microsoft Intune
19 74 (11.37%) Power Platform
20 73 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
21 72 (11.06%) AWS
22 70 (10.75%) Agile
23 69 (10.60%) Windows Server 2016
24 67 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 67 (10.29%) WAN
25 65 (9.98%) VPN
25 65 (9.98%) SQL

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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
1 108 (16.59%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.54%) IIS
4 3 (0.46%) CMS
5 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.31%) Confluence
5 2 (0.31%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 133 (20.43%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.08%) Sentinel
2 6 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.31%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.31%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.15%) CaseMap
4 1 (0.15%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.15%) Relativity
4 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.15%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 332 (51.00%) Azure
2 96 (14.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 74 (11.37%) Power Platform
4 72 (11.06%) AWS
5 47 (7.22%) SaaS
6 42 (6.45%) OneDrive
7 40 (6.14%) PowerApps
8 36 (5.53%) Dynamics 365
9 32 (4.92%) PaaS
9 32 (4.92%) Power Automate
10 30 (4.61%) Azure Sentinel
11 18 (2.76%) Azure Monitor
11 18 (2.76%) Mimecast
12 14 (2.15%) IaaS
13 9 (1.38%) Smartsheet
14 6 (0.92%) GCP
14 6 (0.92%) Google Workspace
15 5 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (0.61%) Azure Functions
16 4 (0.61%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (12.44%) DNS
2 80 (12.29%) Firewall
3 67 (10.29%) WAN
4 65 (9.98%) VPN
5 59 (9.06%) DHCP
6 44 (6.76%) LAN
7 35 (5.38%) Wireless
8 32 (4.92%) TCP/IP
8 32 (4.92%) VLAN
9 23 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (2.30%) SAN
10 15 (2.30%) VoIP
10 15 (2.30%) WebEx
11 13 (2.00%) Kerberos
12 12 (1.84%) Network Security
13 9 (1.38%) SD-WAN
14 8 (1.23%) Intranet
15 7 (1.08%) SSL
16 5 (0.77%) NAS
16 5 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.30%) Power BI
2 38 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 17 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.92%) MySQL
7 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.92%) OLAP
8 5 (0.77%) Big Data
9 2 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.31%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.15%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.15%) HDInsight
10 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.15%) QGIS
10 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.15%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (2.30%) JIRA
1 15 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.08%) GCC
5 6 (0.92%) Mercurial
5 6 (0.92%) Visual Studio Code
6 5 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.46%) Subversion
7 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.31%) Chocolatey
8 2 (0.31%) NUnit
9 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 158 (24.27%) Social Skills
2 135 (20.74%) Finance
3 84 (12.90%) Legal
4 80 (12.29%) Law
5 38 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.53%) Marketing
7 20 (3.07%) Organisational Skills
8 18 (2.76%) Influencing Skills
9 16 (2.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 12 (1.84%) Public Sector
11 10 (1.54%) Retail
12 6 (0.92%) Documentation Skills
12 6 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.92%) French Language
13 5 (0.77%) Back Office
14 3 (0.46%) Banking
14 3 (0.46%) Presentation Skills
15 2 (0.31%) Games
15 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (23.20%) Analyst
2 58 (8.91%) Support Engineer
3 57 (8.76%) Desktop Support
4 54 (8.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (8.14%) IT Support
6 51 (7.83%) Architect
7 50 (7.68%) Support Analyst
8 45 (6.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 43 (6.61%) IT Engineer
10 42 (6.45%) IT Analyst
11 39 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
12 38 (5.84%) Service Analyst
13 28 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
14 27 (4.15%) Consultant
14 27 (4.15%) Developer
14 27 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
15 23 (3.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 23 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
15 23 (3.53%) Microsoft 365 Architect
15 23 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.84%) .NET
2 14 (2.15%) LDAP
3 11 (1.69%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Graph
5 6 (0.92%) HTML
6 5 (0.77%) CSS
6 5 (0.77%) OAuth
6 5 (0.77%) SailPoint
7 4 (0.61%) React
7 4 (0.61%) Web Services
8 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.46%) REST
8 3 (0.46%) RESTful
9 2 (0.31%) HTML5
9 2 (0.31%) J2EE
9 2 (0.31%) PyXLL
9 2 (0.31%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (0.31%) Sensu
9 2 (0.31%) XML
9 2 (0.31%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.14%) Data Centre
2 20 (3.07%) User Experience
3 18 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (2.61%) Public Cloud
4 17 (2.61%) Smartphone
5 15 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.23%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.92%) Hedge funds
9 6 (0.92%) iPhone
10 5 (0.77%) Clustering
10 5 (0.77%) IoT
10 5 (0.77%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (0.61%) Handset
11 4 (0.61%) iPad
11 4 (0.61%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.46%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 359 (55.15%) Windows
2 171 (26.27%) Windows 10
3 129 (19.82%) Windows Server
4 69 (10.60%) Windows Server 2016
5 61 (9.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (5.68%) Linux
7 28 (4.30%) Mac OS
8 25 (3.84%) Mac OS X
9 20 (3.07%) Apple iOS
9 20 (3.07%) Windows 7
9 20 (3.07%) Windows Server 2019
10 14 (2.15%) Android
11 11 (1.69%) Unix
12 8 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (1.08%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.46%) VMS
15 2 (0.31%) CentOS
15 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (20.74%) ITIL
2 70 (10.75%) Agile
3 67 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 64 (9.83%) Migration
5 63 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
6 58 (8.91%) Change Management
7 52 (7.99%) Information Security
7 52 (7.99%) ITSM
8 50 (7.68%) Project Management
9 48 (7.37%) Service Management
10 45 (6.91%) Incident Management
11 44 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 44 (6.76%) Problem Management
11 44 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (6.76%) Service Delivery
12 43 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (6.14%) DevOps
14 33 (5.07%) Asset Management
14 33 (5.07%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (12.75%) PowerShell
2 65 (9.98%) SQL
3 19 (2.92%) C#
4 16 (2.46%) Python
5 12 (1.84%) VBA
6 11 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (0.61%) Bash
8 4 (0.61%) C
8 4 (0.61%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.46%) Java
10 2 (0.31%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.31%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (6.30%) Degree
2 36 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (3.38%) CCNA
5 16 (2.46%) CCNP
6 14 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (2.00%) CISSP
8 11 (1.69%) MCSA
9 10 (1.54%) CISM
10 7 (1.08%) MCITP
10 7 (1.08%) MCSD
10 7 (1.08%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 6 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.77%) A+ Certification
12 5 (0.77%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.61%) MCSE
13 4 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
14 3 (0.46%) GIAC
15 2 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (4.30%) Cyber Essentials
3 25 (3.84%) SLA
4 19 (2.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 14 (2.15%) QA
6 12 (1.84%) GDPR
7 7 (1.08%) NIST
8 5 (0.77%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.61%) GRC
10 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.15%) Accessibility
11 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 304 (46.70%) Active Directory
2 73 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.53%) XenApp
4 19 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 18 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.54%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.08%) Docker
9 6 (0.92%) vSphere
10 5 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.46%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.15%) Dovecot
14 1 (0.15%) oVirt
14 1 (0.15%) Postfix
14 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 114 (17.51%) SCCM
2 80 (12.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (3.07%) SCOM
4 19 (2.92%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 18 (2.76%) SCSM
6 16 (2.46%) Terraform
7 14 (2.15%) Jamf Pro
8 12 (1.84%) Puppet
9 7 (1.08%) Ansible
9 7 (1.08%) CASB
10 5 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.61%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.61%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.46%) Nagios
12 3 (0.46%) QRadar
12 3 (0.46%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.46%) VxRail
13 2 (0.31%) Automic
13 2 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 390 (59.91%) Microsoft
2 157 (24.12%) VMware
3 101 (15.51%) Citrix
4 52 (7.99%) iManage
5 36 (5.53%) Apple
6 34 (5.22%) Cisco
7 33 (5.07%) Intapp
8 31 (4.76%) Aderant
9 27 (4.15%) Google
10 25 (3.84%) ServiceNow
11 23 (3.53%) Palo Alto
12 22 (3.38%) Adobe
13 21 (3.23%) Meraki
14 16 (2.46%) Sophos
15 13 (2.00%) HP
16 12 (1.84%) Veeam
17 11 (1.69%) Bloomberg
17 11 (1.69%) Polycom
18 9 (1.38%) F5
19 8 (1.23%) Mitel