Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 72 100
Rank change year-on-year +32 +28 +35
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 569 482 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.36% 4.12% 2.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.39% 24.96% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 460 413 367
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +16.88%
10th Percentile £21,225 £22,950 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

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 2,433 1,931 1,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 22.94% 16.50% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,848 1,598 1,190
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +16.47%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018. 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 +19 287 £37,500 -16.67% 27
Cambridgeshire +33 117 £35,000 -7.90% 31
Essex +10 64 £30,700 -12.29% 8
Bedfordshire +8 60 £42,500 - 12
Norfolk +18 22 £30,000 -17.81% 3
Suffolk +4 18 £25,500 -12.07% 2
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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.

1 433 (76.10%) Windows
2 372 (65.38%) Active Directory
3 301 (52.90%) Microsoft
4 239 (42.00%) Windows Server
5 204 (35.85%) VMware
6 198 (34.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 159 (27.94%) MS Exchange
8 148 (26.01%) Windows 10
9 147 (25.83%) Windows 7
10 133 (23.37%) Hyper-V
11 110 (19.33%) Microsoft Office
12 100 (17.57%) Citrix
12 100 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 98 (17.22%) DNS
14 96 (16.87%) PowerShell
15 95 (16.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 94 (16.52%) ITIL
17 89 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 84 (14.76%) SharePoint
19 78 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 78 (13.71%) Firewall
20 70 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
21 68 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
22 67 (11.78%) DHCP
23 60 (10.54%) SQL
24 58 (10.19%) TCP/IP
25 57 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
26 56 (9.84%) VPN
26 56 (9.84%) Linux
27 55 (9.67%) Finance

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
1 159 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 84 (14.76%) SharePoint
3 53 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (7.21%) Skype for Business
5 20 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.41%) IIS
8 5 (0.88%) Apache
9 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.18%) IBM Connections
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 110 (19.33%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.93%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.88%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.93%) HFM
1 11 (1.93%) NetSuite
2 9 (1.58%) SAP Business One
3 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.35%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 198 (34.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (7.03%) Mimecast
4 28 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (2.81%) IaaS
6 12 (2.11%) G Suite
7 11 (1.93%) PaaS
8 8 (1.41%) OneDrive
9 6 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.88%) SaaS
10 5 (0.88%) Yammer
11 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 98 (17.22%) DNS
2 78 (13.71%) Firewall
3 67 (11.78%) DHCP
4 58 (10.19%) TCP/IP
5 56 (9.84%) VPN
6 45 (7.91%) WAN
7 44 (7.73%) SAN
8 43 (7.56%) LAN
9 40 (7.03%) Skype
10 27 (4.75%) VLAN
11 25 (4.39%) DKIM
11 25 (4.39%) DMARC
12 24 (4.22%) Internet
13 23 (4.04%) VoIP
14 20 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
15 18 (3.16%) IP Telephony
16 17 (2.99%) MPLS
17 16 (2.81%) NetScaler
18 15 (2.64%) Network Security
18 15 (2.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.22%) Power BI
3 22 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (1.58%) Big Data
8 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (1.05%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.88%) MySQL
11 2 (0.35%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio Code
2 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.18%) MSTest
3 1 (0.18%) NUnit
3 1 (0.18%) Selenium
3 1 (0.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (9.67%) Finance
2 17 (2.99%) Advertising
3 13 (2.28%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.11%) Retail
5 10 (1.76%) French Language
6 8 (1.41%) Marketing
7 6 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.53%) Banking
8 3 (0.53%) German Language
8 3 (0.53%) Local Government
8 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.35%) Billing
9 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
10 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 120 (21.09%) Analyst
2 106 (18.63%) Support Engineer
3 82 (14.41%) IT Support
4 76 (13.36%) 2nd Line Support
5 61 (10.72%) Support Analyst
6 47 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 46 (8.08%) Consultant
8 42 (7.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 40 (7.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 40 (7.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 40 (7.03%) IT Analyst
10 36 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 33 (5.80%) IT Support Analyst
12 28 (4.92%) Desktop Support
12 28 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
13 27 (4.75%) IT Engineer
14 26 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 26 (4.57%) Administrator
15 25 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 25 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.16%) .NET
2 17 (2.99%) CSS
3 14 (2.46%) ASP.NET
4 12 (2.11%) LDAP
4 12 (2.11%) Web Services
5 9 (1.58%) HTML
6 8 (1.41%) Flash
7 7 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.05%) jQuery
9 5 (0.88%) LAMP
9 5 (0.88%) REST
10 4 (0.70%) HTML5
11 3 (0.53%) LINQ
11 3 (0.53%) Middleware
11 3 (0.53%) XML
11 3 (0.53%) XSLT
12 2 (0.35%) CAML
13 1 (0.18%) CSS3
13 1 (0.18%) MAPI
13 1 (0.18%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.38%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (5.62%) Driving Licence
4 30 (5.27%) PKI
5 22 (3.87%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.99%) iPhone
7 15 (2.64%) iPad
8 14 (2.46%) Blackberry
8 14 (2.46%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.46%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.76%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.58%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.05%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (0.88%) Life Science
14 4 (0.70%) BYOD
14 4 (0.70%) Clustering
15 3 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 433 (76.10%) Windows
2 239 (42.00%) Windows Server
3 148 (26.01%) Windows 10
4 147 (25.83%) Windows 7
5 100 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (9.84%) Linux
8 40 (7.03%) Windows 8
9 28 (4.92%) Apple iOS
10 26 (4.57%) Android
11 21 (3.69%) Mac OS X
12 16 (2.81%) Windows XP
13 12 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (1.93%) Unix
15 10 (1.76%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.41%) Mac OS
17 6 (1.05%) Windows Phone
18 5 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 4 (0.70%) CentOS
19 4 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (16.52%) ITIL
2 89 (15.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 68 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (7.56%) Migration
5 36 (6.33%) Presales
6 32 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 28 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
7 28 (4.92%) Mentoring
8 24 (4.22%) Data Loss Prevention
8 24 (4.22%) PRINCE2
8 24 (4.22%) Project Management
8 24 (4.22%) SIEM
8 24 (4.22%) Use Case
9 23 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (4.04%) Security Operations
10 22 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (3.69%) ITSM
11 21 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (3.51%) CRM
12 20 (3.51%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (16.87%) PowerShell
2 60 (10.54%) SQL
3 17 (2.99%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.81%) C#
5 9 (1.58%) Java
5 9 (1.58%) T-SQL
5 9 (1.58%) VBScript
6 5 (0.88%) C
6 5 (0.88%) PHP
7 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.35%) Python
9 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (6.50%) MCSA
3 26 (4.57%) MCSE
4 24 (4.22%) Degree
5 22 (3.87%) MCP
6 20 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (3.34%) CISSP
8 18 (3.16%) CCNA
9 16 (2.81%) SSCP
10 15 (2.64%) CompTIA Security+
10 15 (2.64%) GIAC
10 15 (2.64%) SANS
11 14 (2.46%) CISM
11 14 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (2.28%) A+ Certification
13 11 (1.93%) CCA
13 11 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (1.58%) CISA
14 9 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.21%) SLA
2 10 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.70%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.18%) GAMP
5 1 (0.18%) GMP
5 1 (0.18%) GxP
5 1 (0.18%) PMO
5 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 372 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 133 (23.37%) Hyper-V
3 95 (16.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (6.85%) XenApp
5 28 (4.92%) XenDesktop
6 23 (4.04%) vSphere
7 22 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (3.16%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (1.41%) DFS Replication
10 8 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (1.41%) XenServer
11 7 (1.23%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.88%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 4 (0.70%) Docker
14 3 (0.53%) Firmware
15 2 (0.35%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (9.14%) SCCM
2 16 (2.81%) Backup Exec
2 16 (2.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (2.81%) NetBackup
3 14 (2.46%) SCOM
4 12 (2.11%) SCVMM
5 8 (1.41%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (1.23%) CASB
6 7 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.88%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.88%) Nessus
7 5 (0.88%) Puppet
8 4 (0.70%) Ansible
8 4 (0.70%) IBM BigFix
8 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.70%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 301 (52.90%) Microsoft
2 204 (35.85%) VMware
3 100 (17.57%) Citrix
4 48 (8.44%) Veeam
5 37 (6.50%) HP
6 31 (5.45%) Sophos
7 30 (5.27%) Cisco
8 28 (4.92%) Forcepoint
9 25 (4.39%) Apple
10 22 (3.87%) Symantec
11 18 (3.16%) Dell
11 18 (3.16%) Meraki
12 16 (2.81%) NetApp
13 14 (2.46%) Draytek
13 14 (2.46%) Google
14 13 (2.28%) Juniper
14 13 (2.28%) Oracle
14 13 (2.28%) SonicWALL
15 12 (2.11%) Remedy
15 12 (2.11%) Sage