Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 37 57
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 237 602 472
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.50% 6.54% 4.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.14% 17.90% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 233 562 435
Median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.44% -3.33% -5.26%

Office 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 1,953 3,364 2,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.31% 36.56% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,712 2,984 2,593
Median annual salary £70,250 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.08% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,575 £35,800
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the City of London

Office 365
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the City of London

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, IT jobs citing Office 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 Office 365.

1 159 (67.09%) Azure
2 144 (60.76%) Microsoft
3 136 (57.38%) Windows
4 124 (52.32%) Active Directory
5 69 (29.11%) PowerShell
6 66 (27.85%) Windows Server
7 59 (24.89%) Cisco
7 59 (24.89%) VMware
8 58 (24.47%) Finance
9 56 (23.63%) Windows 10
10 48 (20.25%) SharePoint
11 45 (18.99%) Firewall
12 44 (18.57%) Azure Active Directory
13 40 (16.88%) SCCM
14 39 (16.46%) Citrix
14 39 (16.46%) VPN
15 37 (15.61%) DNS
16 36 (15.19%) ITIL
16 36 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
17 33 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (13.92%) Microsoft Intune
17 33 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 32 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
18 32 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
19 31 (13.08%) SQL
20 29 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
20 29 (12.24%) WAN
20 29 (12.24%) LAN
20 29 (12.24%) Migration
21 28 (11.81%) CCNA

Office 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 48 (20.25%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.33%) IIS
4 10 (4.22%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.95%) Confluence
6 3 (1.27%) Apache
6 3 (1.27%) CMS
6 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.27%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.27%) Eikon
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Relativity
3 1 (0.42%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 159 (67.09%) Azure
2 44 (18.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 23 (9.70%) AWS
4 22 (9.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 12 (5.06%) Mimecast
6 11 (4.64%) IaaS
7 10 (4.22%) PaaS
8 9 (3.80%) SaaS
9 8 (3.38%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (3.38%) Power Platform
10 7 (2.95%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.84%) Logic Apps
12 2 (0.84%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.84%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.42%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.42%) G Suite
13 1 (0.42%) Serverless
13 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.99%) Firewall
2 39 (16.46%) VPN
3 37 (15.61%) DNS
4 29 (12.24%) LAN
4 29 (12.24%) WAN
5 25 (10.55%) DHCP
5 25 (10.55%) PBX
6 24 (10.13%) Network Security
7 15 (6.33%) Skype
8 14 (5.91%) VoIP
9 13 (5.49%) TCP/IP
10 10 (4.22%) SAN
11 9 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (3.80%) NetScaler
12 8 (3.38%) Unified Communications
13 4 (1.69%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.69%) MPLS
14 3 (1.27%) Intranet
14 3 (1.27%) NAS
15 2 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.95%) Power BI
3 6 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2019
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.42%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) MySQL
7 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (5.91%) JIRA
2 9 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.42%) GitLab
4 1 (0.42%) NUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) xUnit.net
General
1 58 (24.47%) Finance
2 14 (5.91%) Banking
3 8 (3.38%) Front Office
4 6 (2.53%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.53%) Law
4 6 (2.53%) Legal
5 4 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Housing Association
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (15.61%) Analyst
2 29 (12.24%) Support Engineer
3 28 (11.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (9.70%) Network Engineer
5 20 (8.44%) Architect
6 19 (8.02%) Azure Engineer
7 17 (7.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (7.17%) Support Analyst
8 16 (6.75%) IT Engineer
8 16 (6.75%) Senior Network Engineer
9 15 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (6.33%) Desktop Support
10 13 (5.49%) Administrator
10 13 (5.49%) Developer
11 12 (5.06%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (5.06%) IT Architect
11 12 (5.06%) IT Support
11 12 (5.06%) Team Leader
12 11 (4.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 10 (4.22%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.06%) .NET
2 8 (3.38%) OAuth
3 7 (2.95%) Web Services
4 5 (2.11%) XMPP
5 4 (1.69%) XML
6 2 (0.84%) WSH
7 1 (0.42%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.42%) COM
7 1 (0.42%) JSON
7 1 (0.42%) LDAP
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) RESTful
7 1 (0.42%) SAML
7 1 (0.42%) SOAP
7 1 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.75%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.33%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.11%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.11%) Smartphone
5 5 (2.11%) User Experience
6 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.69%) Clustering
6 4 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.69%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.27%) Replication
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.84%) PKI
8 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.42%) Handset
9 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 136 (57.38%) Windows
2 66 (27.85%) Windows Server
3 56 (23.63%) Windows 10
4 32 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (7.59%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (6.33%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.64%) Windows Server 2019
9 10 (4.22%) Linux
10 8 (3.38%) Android
10 8 (3.38%) Mac OS
11 5 (2.11%) Unix
12 3 (1.27%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.19%) ITIL
2 33 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 29 (12.24%) Migration
4 21 (8.86%) DevOps
4 21 (8.86%) Network Virtualisation
5 19 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (7.59%) High Availability
7 17 (7.17%) Infrastructure Automation
8 16 (6.75%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (5.91%) Change Management
11 13 (5.49%) Load Balancing
12 12 (5.06%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.06%) Problem Management
12 12 (5.06%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.64%) Change Control
13 11 (4.64%) Proactive Monitoring
13 11 (4.64%) Statistics
13 11 (4.64%) Strategic Roadmap
14 10 (4.22%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.11%) PowerShell
2 31 (13.08%) SQL
3 20 (8.44%) C#
4 15 (6.33%) Python
5 8 (3.38%) VB
6 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.27%) Java
7 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.27%) VBScript
8 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (11.81%) CCNA
4 18 (7.59%) Degree
5 11 (4.64%) CISSP
6 9 (3.80%) CISM
7 8 (3.38%) CISA
8 7 (2.95%) MCSA
8 7 (2.95%) MCSE
9 6 (2.53%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.53%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.27%) CCNP
11 3 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
12 2 (0.84%) MCP
12 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.42%) Avaya Certification
13 1 (0.42%) GIAC
13 1 (0.42%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) SLA
2 6 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.42%) NIST
5 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 124 (52.32%) Active Directory
2 33 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.97%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.59%) XenDesktop
5 9 (3.80%) XenApp
6 8 (3.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.84%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.84%) vSphere
10 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.42%) Firmware
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (16.88%) SCCM
2 33 (13.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (8.86%) Ansible
4 17 (7.17%) Puppet
5 14 (5.91%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.11%) SCOM
7 5 (2.11%) Terraform
8 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (1.69%) SCDPM
8 4 (1.69%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.69%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.27%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.84%) CASB
10 2 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.42%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.42%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 144 (60.76%) Microsoft
2 59 (24.89%) Cisco
2 59 (24.89%) VMware
3 39 (16.46%) Citrix
4 23 (9.70%) CheckPoint
5 21 (8.86%) Meraki
6 20 (8.44%) Blue Coat
7 19 (8.02%) HP
8 17 (7.17%) Netskope
9 16 (6.75%) Zscaler
10 12 (5.06%) Apple
11 11 (4.64%) Oracle
12 9 (3.80%) Sun
13 8 (3.38%) Bloomberg
14 7 (2.95%) Google
15 6 (2.53%) Aruba
15 6 (2.53%) Avaya
15 6 (2.53%) Mitel
15 6 (2.53%) Reuters
15 6 (2.53%) ServiceNow