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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 37 56 36
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 451 253 471
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 6.10% 5.06% 6.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.26% 11.17% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 368 223 428
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,125 £41,625 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £56,500 £50,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.08% +11.88% +26.25%
75th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,162 2,264 2,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.79% 45.28% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,697 2,067 2,357
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.21% - +7.69%

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in the City of London

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in the City of London

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in the City of London

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Moorgate - 7 £32,500 -
London Bridge -6 1 £45,000 -41.94%
Microsoft 365
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 272 (60.31%) Microsoft
2 254 (56.32%) Windows
3 243 (53.88%) Active Directory
4 227 (50.33%) Azure
5 126 (27.94%) Windows 10
6 106 (23.50%) VMware
7 103 (22.84%) Social Skills
8 98 (21.73%) Finance
9 96 (21.29%) SCCM
10 92 (20.40%) Windows Server
11 91 (20.18%) ITIL
12 88 (19.51%) Citrix
13 84 (18.63%) Azure Active Directory
14 74 (16.41%) Microsoft Office
14 74 (16.41%) SharePoint
14 74 (16.41%) PowerShell
15 67 (14.86%) Power Platform
16 64 (14.19%) DNS
17 58 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 53 (11.75%) Microsoft Intune
19 52 (11.53%) Change Management
20 51 (11.31%) Firewall
20 51 (11.31%) Agile
21 50 (11.09%) Migration
22 46 (10.20%) AWS
23 44 (9.76%) Windows Server 2016
24 41 (9.09%) SaaS
24 41 (9.09%) DHCP
25 39 (8.65%) ITSM
26 38 (8.43%) Problem-Solving

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 74 (16.41%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.67%) IIS
4 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.22%) CMS
5 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 74 (16.41%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.55%) Sentinel
3 6 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.44%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.22%) CaseMap
5 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.22%) Relativity
5 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 227 (50.33%) Azure
2 84 (18.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 67 (14.86%) Power Platform
4 46 (10.20%) AWS
5 41 (9.09%) SaaS
6 34 (7.54%) PowerApps
7 31 (6.87%) Dynamics 365
8 30 (6.65%) Azure Sentinel
8 30 (6.65%) OneDrive
9 28 (6.21%) PaaS
10 26 (5.76%) Power Automate
11 18 (3.99%) Azure Monitor
12 12 (2.66%) Mimecast
13 11 (2.44%) IaaS
14 9 (2.00%) Smartsheet
15 5 (1.11%) GCP
16 4 (0.89%) Azure Functions
16 4 (0.89%) Azure Logic Apps
16 4 (0.89%) Google Workspace
16 4 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 64 (14.19%) DNS
2 51 (11.31%) Firewall
3 41 (9.09%) DHCP
4 37 (8.20%) VPN
5 34 (7.54%) LAN
6 33 (7.32%) WAN
6 33 (7.32%) Wireless
7 22 (4.88%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.33%) WebEx
9 13 (2.88%) Kerberos
10 9 (2.00%) Network Security
10 9 (2.00%) SD-WAN
10 9 (2.00%) VoIP
11 6 (1.33%) VLAN
11 6 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.11%) SSL
13 4 (0.89%) 3G
13 4 (0.89%) HTTP
13 4 (0.89%) SAN
14 3 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.54%) Power BI
2 28 (6.21%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.33%) MySQL
6 6 (1.33%) OLAP
7 5 (1.11%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.89%) Big Data
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.22%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.22%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.55%) JIRA
4 6 (1.33%) Mercurial
4 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio Code
5 5 (1.11%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.67%) Subversion
6 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.44%) Chocolatey
7 2 (0.44%) NUnit
8 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 103 (22.84%) Social Skills
2 98 (21.73%) Finance
3 37 (8.20%) Legal
4 29 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.32%) Law
6 20 (4.43%) Marketing
7 18 (3.99%) Influencing Skills
8 16 (3.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 13 (2.88%) Public Sector
10 10 (2.22%) Retail
11 6 (1.33%) Documentation Skills
11 6 (1.33%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.11%) Back Office
12 5 (1.11%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.44%) Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Games
13 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.44%) Presentation Skills
14 1 (0.22%) Public Speaking
14 1 (0.22%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 100 (22.17%) Analyst
2 48 (10.64%) Desktop Support
3 47 (10.42%) Support Engineer
4 37 (8.20%) IT Support
5 34 (7.54%) Architect
6 33 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 32 (7.10%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.21%) Consultant
9 27 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 27 (5.99%) IT Analyst
10 25 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (5.54%) Service Analyst
11 23 (5.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 23 (5.10%) IT Engineer
12 22 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
12 22 (4.88%) Developer
13 20 (4.43%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (3.77%) Microsoft 365 Architect
14 17 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.10%) LDAP
2 12 (2.66%) .NET
3 5 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.11%) CSS
3 5 (1.11%) HTML
3 5 (1.11%) OAuth
3 5 (1.11%) SailPoint
4 4 (0.89%) React
5 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (0.67%) REST
5 3 (0.67%) RESTful
5 3 (0.67%) Web Services
6 2 (0.44%) HTML5
6 2 (0.44%) J2EE
6 2 (0.44%) jQuery
6 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Graph
6 2 (0.44%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.44%) Sensu
6 2 (0.44%) XML
6 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.77%) Public Cloud
2 16 (3.55%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.33%) IoT
6 6 (1.33%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.11%) iPhone
8 4 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (0.89%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.89%) iPad
8 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
8 4 (0.89%) User Experience
9 3 (0.67%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.67%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.67%) Handset
10 2 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.44%) PMI
10 2 (0.44%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 254 (56.32%) Windows
2 126 (27.94%) Windows 10
3 92 (20.40%) Windows Server
4 44 (9.76%) Windows Server 2016
5 37 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (7.10%) Linux
7 17 (3.77%) Apple iOS
8 16 (3.55%) Windows Server 2019
9 15 (3.33%) Mac OS
10 13 (2.88%) Android
10 13 (2.88%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.22%) Unix
12 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.22%) CentOS
15 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (20.18%) ITIL
2 52 (11.53%) Change Management
3 51 (11.31%) Agile
4 50 (11.09%) Migration
5 39 (8.65%) ITSM
6 38 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 36 (7.98%) Service Management
9 35 (7.76%) Cybersecurity
9 35 (7.76%) Mentoring
10 34 (7.54%) Incident Management
11 33 (7.32%) Project Management
12 32 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (6.87%) DevOps
13 31 (6.87%) Problem Management
14 30 (6.65%) Service Delivery
15 26 (5.76%) Information Security
16 23 (5.10%) Asset Management
16 23 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (5.10%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.41%) PowerShell
2 36 (7.98%) SQL
3 12 (2.66%) C#
4 11 (2.44%) Python
5 6 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (0.89%) C
6 4 (0.89%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.67%) Bash
7 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.44%) Java
8 2 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.10%) Degree
3 11 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.44%) MCSA
4 8 (1.77%) CCNA
5 7 (1.55%) MCITP
5 7 (1.55%) MCSD
6 5 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.11%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.89%) CISSP
7 4 (0.89%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.89%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.67%) A+ Certification
8 3 (0.67%) CCNP
8 3 (0.67%) GIAC
8 3 (0.67%) MCSE
9 2 (0.44%) CISM
9 2 (0.44%) GPEN
9 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.10%) SLA
2 20 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (4.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (2.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 10 (2.22%) GDPR
5 4 (0.89%) GRC
6 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.67%) NIST
6 3 (0.67%) QA
7 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.22%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 243 (53.88%) Active Directory
2 58 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.43%) XenApp
4 16 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.00%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.55%) Docker
9 6 (1.33%) vSphere
10 3 (0.67%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.67%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 96 (21.29%) SCCM
2 53 (11.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (4.43%) SCOM
4 19 (4.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 18 (3.99%) SCSM
6 14 (3.10%) Jamf Pro
7 11 (2.44%) Puppet
8 7 (1.55%) CASB
9 6 (1.33%) Ansible
10 5 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.89%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.67%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.67%) Terraform
12 3 (0.67%) VxRail
13 2 (0.44%) Automic
13 2 (0.44%) Grafana
13 2 (0.44%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.44%) Nagios
13 2 (0.44%) Rundeck
13 2 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 272 (60.31%) Microsoft
2 106 (23.50%) VMware
3 88 (19.51%) Citrix
4 32 (7.10%) Apple
5 24 (5.32%) Google
6 22 (4.88%) Cisco
7 21 (4.66%) Adobe
8 17 (3.77%) ServiceNow
9 10 (2.22%) iManage
10 9 (2.00%) Bloomberg
11 8 (1.77%) Dell
11 8 (1.77%) HP
11 8 (1.77%) Sophos
12 6 (1.33%) EMC
12 6 (1.33%) Meraki
12 6 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.33%) Zscaler
13 5 (1.11%) Mitel
13 5 (1.11%) Polycom
13 5 (1.11%) Veeam