Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 83 89
Rank change year-on-year +54 +6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 572 439 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.14% 3.51% 3.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.87% 16.38% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 462 379 347
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,063 £21,500 £21,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%

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 East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,129 2,680 1,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.57% 21.40% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,652 2,129 1,252
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the East of England

Office 365
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Office 365 in the East of England

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the East of England

Office 365
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +57 302 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Cambridgeshire +55 124 £37,000 +5.71% 8
Bedfordshire +37 62 £41,250 +33.06% 5
Essex +1 57 £30,000 -23.08% 2
Suffolk +23 15 £22,000 -35.29% 2
Norfolk +20 12 £28,825 -3.92% 5
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 423 (73.95%) Windows
2 377 (65.91%) Active Directory
3 322 (56.29%) Microsoft
4 249 (43.53%) VMware
5 247 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 242 (42.31%) Windows Server
7 176 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 171 (29.90%) Windows 10
9 141 (24.65%) Windows 7
10 131 (22.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 127 (22.20%) Citrix
12 123 (21.50%) Microsoft Office
12 123 (21.50%) Firewall
13 120 (20.98%) ITIL
14 119 (20.80%) MS Exchange
15 111 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 106 (18.53%) PowerShell
16 106 (18.53%) DNS
17 101 (17.66%) Windows Server 2012
18 99 (17.31%) DHCP
19 98 (17.13%) Amazon AWS
19 98 (17.13%) SCCM
20 97 (16.96%) SharePoint
21 88 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 81 (14.16%) SQL
23 80 (13.99%) SQL Server
23 80 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
24 75 (13.11%) Linux
24 75 (13.11%) TCP/IP
24 75 (13.11%) Cisco

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 119 (20.80%) MS Exchange
2 97 (16.96%) SharePoint
3 47 (8.22%) Skype for Business
4 23 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.62%) IIS
6 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.70%) CMS
7 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.35%) Apache
8 2 (0.35%) Confluence
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 123 (21.50%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.05%) CATIA
7 4 (0.70%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) HFM
2 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.70%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 247 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (17.13%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (6.29%) Mimecast
4 26 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 26 (4.55%) OneDrive
5 19 (3.32%) Power Platform
6 13 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.92%) SaaS
8 9 (1.57%) IaaS
8 9 (1.57%) OpenShift
8 9 (1.57%) PaaS
9 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.05%) PowerApps
10 5 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.52%) Yammer
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.17%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 123 (21.50%) Firewall
2 106 (18.53%) DNS
3 99 (17.31%) DHCP
4 75 (13.11%) TCP/IP
5 62 (10.84%) LAN
6 58 (10.14%) WAN
7 41 (7.17%) VLAN
8 39 (6.82%) VPN
9 37 (6.47%) Skype
10 29 (5.07%) Wireless
11 25 (4.37%) IP Telephony
12 23 (4.02%) iSCSI
13 22 (3.85%) VoIP
14 19 (3.32%) MPLS
15 18 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (2.80%) NetScaler
17 14 (2.45%) BIG-IP
18 13 (2.27%) SAN
19 10 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
19 10 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (13.99%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.62%) Power BI
3 12 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.70%) Redis
7 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.35%) MySQL
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
1 9 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (0.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.87%) Hudson
2 5 (0.87%) JIRA
3 4 (0.70%) Subversion
4 2 (0.35%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) TestRail
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.17%) Zephyr
General
1 44 (7.69%) Finance
2 20 (3.50%) Retail
3 9 (1.57%) Advertising
4 6 (1.05%) Automotive
4 6 (1.05%) Electronics
4 6 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.87%) Marketing
6 3 (0.52%) German Language
7 2 (0.35%) Hindi Language
8 1 (0.17%) French Language
8 1 (0.17%) Legal
8 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (21.33%) Analyst
2 80 (13.99%) IT Support
3 65 (11.36%) Support Analyst
4 60 (10.49%) Support Engineer
5 53 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 47 (8.22%) IT Engineer
7 44 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 40 (6.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 39 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 39 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
10 36 (6.29%) Consultant
11 31 (5.42%) Service Desk Engineer
12 30 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
12 30 (5.24%) Administrator
13 28 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
14 27 (4.72%) Cloud Engineer
14 27 (4.72%) IT Support Engineer
14 27 (4.72%) Service Analyst
14 27 (4.72%) Service Desk Analyst
15 26 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.07%) .NET
2 19 (3.32%) ASP.NET
2 19 (3.32%) Web Services
3 18 (3.15%) CSS
4 14 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (2.27%) HTML
6 5 (0.87%) jQuery
6 5 (0.87%) REST
7 4 (0.70%) HTML5
7 4 (0.70%) Node.js
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.70%) XML
7 4 (0.70%) XSLT
8 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.35%) Kafka
10 1 (0.17%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.17%) OAuth2
10 1 (0.17%) OpenID
10 1 (0.17%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (0.17%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.37%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.97%) Driving Licence
6 15 (2.62%) Fat Client
6 15 (2.62%) Replication
6 15 (2.62%) Thin Client
7 12 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.57%) EPoS
9 8 (1.40%) iPhone
9 8 (1.40%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.05%) AS400
11 5 (0.87%) PKI
11 5 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.70%) Clustering
12 4 (0.70%) iPad
12 4 (0.70%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 423 (73.95%) Windows
2 242 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 171 (29.90%) Windows 10
4 141 (24.65%) Windows 7
5 111 (19.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (17.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 75 (13.11%) Linux
8 52 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 32 (5.59%) Apple iOS
10 25 (4.37%) Mac OS
11 18 (3.15%) CentOS
11 18 (3.15%) Ubuntu
12 17 (2.97%) Windows XP
13 15 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (1.75%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.57%) SUSE
15 9 (1.57%) Unix
16 8 (1.40%) Android
17 5 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (20.98%) ITIL
2 88 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 60 (10.49%) Migration
4 59 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 40 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 33 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 33 (5.77%) Project Management
10 32 (5.59%) DevOps
10 32 (5.59%) Service Management
11 31 (5.42%) Incident Management
12 28 (4.90%) Change Management
13 23 (4.02%) IT Strategy
13 23 (4.02%) Service Delivery
14 22 (3.85%) ITSM
15 21 (3.67%) Change Control
15 21 (3.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (18.53%) PowerShell
2 81 (14.16%) SQL
3 25 (4.37%) Bash Shell
3 25 (4.37%) C#
4 19 (3.32%) VBScript
5 16 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.75%) Python
7 9 (1.57%) Ruby
8 5 (0.87%) C
9 4 (0.70%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.17%) PHP
11 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (6.64%) MCP
3 36 (6.29%) MCSA
4 32 (5.59%) MCSE
5 23 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (3.85%) CCNA
7 17 (2.97%) Degree
8 13 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (1.75%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.57%) A+ Certification
10 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.40%) CCNP
11 8 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.05%) CISSP
12 6 (1.05%) MCSD
13 5 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.87%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.87%) MCTS
14 4 (0.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.69%) SLA
2 12 (2.10%) GDPR
2 12 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.92%) PMO
4 8 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 377 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 176 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 131 (22.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (5.59%) vSphere
6 31 (5.42%) XenApp
7 17 (2.97%) Docker
8 9 (1.57%) KVM
8 9 (1.57%) VMware NSX
9 7 (1.22%) Terminal Server
9 7 (1.22%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.05%) vCloud
11 5 (0.87%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.70%) iptables
12 4 (0.70%) Samba
13 3 (0.52%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 98 (17.13%) SCCM
2 24 (4.20%) SCOM
3 22 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (2.45%) Ansible
4 14 (2.45%) Puppet
5 13 (2.27%) AirWatch
6 12 (2.10%) Backup Exec
6 12 (2.10%) Kubernetes
6 12 (2.10%) Single Sign-On
6 12 (2.10%) vCenter Server
7 11 (1.92%) SCVMM
8 10 (1.75%) SCOrch
8 10 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (1.75%) Terraform
9 9 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (1.57%) vRealize
10 8 (1.40%) WSUS
11 7 (1.22%) Nagios
12 6 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 322 (56.29%) Microsoft
2 249 (43.53%) VMware
3 127 (22.20%) Citrix
4 75 (13.11%) Cisco
5 45 (7.87%) Apple
6 35 (6.12%) HP
7 31 (5.42%) Veeam
8 30 (5.24%) NetApp
9 28 (4.90%) Sophos
10 21 (3.67%) EMC
11 20 (3.50%) Meraki
12 19 (3.32%) F5
13 15 (2.62%) Oracle
13 15 (2.62%) Symantec
14 12 (2.10%) Aruba
14 12 (2.10%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.57%) ConnectWise
15 9 (1.57%) Dell
15 9 (1.57%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.22%) SolarWinds