Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 35 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 +70 0
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 534 547 373
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.43% 6.46% 2.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.86% 25.78% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 453 471 341
Median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -13.58%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%

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 1,850 2,122 2,479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.67% 25.08% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,355 1,649 2,002
Median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +11 242 £37,500 -5.06% 30
Cambridgeshire +42 159 £41,250 +17.86% 29
Bedfordshire +2 64 £36,000 -37.39% 4
Essex +13 38 £35,750 +20.17% 13
Suffolk +3 18 £29,000 +26.09% 4
Norfolk -2 14 £27,000 -22.86% 8
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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.

1 373 (69.85%) Windows
2 323 (60.49%) Active Directory
3 320 (59.93%) Microsoft
4 267 (50.00%) Azure
5 239 (44.76%) Windows Server
6 235 (44.01%) VMware
7 145 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 132 (24.72%) Windows 10
9 131 (24.53%) Firewall
10 126 (23.60%) Hyper-V
11 123 (23.03%) DNS
12 108 (20.22%) AWS
13 107 (20.04%) MS Exchange
14 102 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 101 (18.91%) DHCP
15 101 (18.91%) Microsoft Office
16 100 (18.73%) Windows Server 2016
17 99 (18.54%) vSphere
18 89 (16.67%) ITIL
19 88 (16.48%) SQL Server
20 87 (16.29%) SharePoint
20 87 (16.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 83 (15.54%) Citrix
22 82 (15.36%) SQL
23 79 (14.79%) TCP/IP
24 78 (14.61%) Cisco
25 76 (14.23%) LAN
26 73 (13.67%) PowerShell
27 70 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
28 68 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 107 (20.04%) MS Exchange
2 87 (16.29%) SharePoint
3 68 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (4.49%) IIS
5 24 (4.49%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (0.37%) Apache
8 2 (0.37%) Confluence
8 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 101 (18.91%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.56%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 267 (50.00%) Azure
2 108 (20.22%) AWS
3 44 (8.24%) OneDrive
4 41 (7.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (3.75%) GCP
6 16 (3.00%) IaaS
7 15 (2.81%) Power Platform
8 13 (2.43%) Mimecast
9 10 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (1.87%) PaaS
10 8 (1.50%) G Suite
11 6 (1.12%) Cloudflare
12 5 (0.94%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 5 (0.94%) SaaS
13 3 (0.56%) AtomSphere
13 3 (0.56%) Boomi
13 3 (0.56%) iPaaS
14 2 (0.37%) PowerApps
15 1 (0.19%) Dropbox
15 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 131 (24.53%) Firewall
2 123 (23.03%) DNS
3 101 (18.91%) DHCP
4 79 (14.79%) TCP/IP
5 76 (14.23%) LAN
6 61 (11.42%) WAN
7 50 (9.36%) VLAN
8 44 (8.24%) Skype
9 41 (7.68%) VoIP
10 33 (6.18%) Wireless
11 29 (5.43%) Internet
12 27 (5.06%) SAN
12 27 (5.06%) VPN
13 16 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (2.81%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (2.62%) iSCSI
15 14 (2.62%) NetScaler
16 9 (1.69%) Network Security
17 8 (1.50%) PBX
17 8 (1.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.62%) Power BI
5 11 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2017
7 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.75%) OLAP
9 3 (0.56%) MySQL
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.19%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (6.55%) Finance
2 31 (5.81%) Retail
3 8 (1.50%) Public Sector
3 8 (1.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.31%) Law
5 4 (0.75%) Local Government
6 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.37%) Advertising
7 2 (0.37%) Automotive
7 2 (0.37%) Electronics
7 2 (0.37%) Housing Association
7 2 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 122 (22.85%) Analyst
2 113 (21.16%) IT Support
3 98 (18.35%) Support Engineer
4 79 (14.79%) IT Engineer
5 77 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 56 (10.49%) IT Support Engineer
7 55 (10.30%) Support Analyst
8 51 (9.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 47 (8.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 44 (8.24%) 3rd Line Support
11 33 (6.18%) Service Analyst
12 32 (5.99%) Consultant
13 30 (5.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 29 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
15 25 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (4.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 22 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 22 (4.12%) Service Desk Support
17 21 (3.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
18 20 (3.75%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.87%) WSH
2 12 (2.25%) Web Services
3 11 (2.06%) LDAP
4 7 (1.31%) SAML
5 6 (1.12%) HTML
6 5 (0.94%) .NET
7 4 (0.75%) CSS
8 3 (0.56%) XML
9 2 (0.37%) Ajax
9 2 (0.37%) EDI
9 2 (0.37%) jQuery
9 2 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.19%) COM
10 1 (0.19%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (0.19%) JSP
10 1 (0.19%) XAMPP
10 1 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.99%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (3.37%) FMCG
6 14 (2.62%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.43%) Replication
8 11 (2.06%) iPad
9 10 (1.87%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (1.50%) EPoS
11 5 (0.94%) Clustering
11 5 (0.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 5 (0.94%) Life Science
11 5 (0.94%) NHS
12 4 (0.75%) Social Media
12 4 (0.75%) User Experience
13 3 (0.56%) HP Storage
14 2 (0.37%) Blog
14 2 (0.37%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 373 (69.85%) Windows
2 239 (44.76%) Windows Server
3 132 (24.72%) Windows 10
4 102 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (18.73%) Windows Server 2016
6 70 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (9.55%) Windows 7
8 50 (9.36%) Windows Server 2019
9 46 (8.61%) Linux
10 19 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (2.81%) Android
12 14 (2.62%) Windows 8
13 12 (2.25%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.25%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.50%) Unix
15 6 (1.12%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.56%) CentOS
17 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (16.67%) ITIL
2 87 (16.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 55 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
4 50 (9.36%) Information Security
5 47 (8.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (6.37%) Vulnerability Management
7 33 (6.18%) Incident Management
8 31 (5.81%) Service Delivery
9 28 (5.24%) SIEM
10 26 (4.87%) Kalman Filter
10 26 (4.87%) Patch Management
10 26 (4.87%) Security Operations
11 25 (4.68%) Server Management
11 25 (4.68%) Web Filtering
12 24 (4.49%) Project Delivery
13 23 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (4.12%) IT Strategy
15 21 (3.93%) Decision-Making
15 21 (3.93%) ITIL V3
15 21 (3.93%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 82 (15.36%) SQL
2 73 (13.67%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.87%) VBScript
4 7 (1.31%) Python
5 6 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.56%) C#
7 3 (0.56%) PHP
8 2 (0.37%) C
8 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.19%) Java
9 1 (0.19%) VB
9 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.81%) Degree
4 25 (4.68%) MCSA
5 24 (4.49%) CCNA
5 24 (4.49%) CISSP
6 22 (4.12%) MCSE
7 19 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (2.62%) IISP
9 13 (2.43%) GCIH
10 11 (2.06%) MCP
10 11 (2.06%) TOGAF Certification
11 10 (1.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 10 (1.87%) CCSP
11 10 (1.87%) CSSLP
11 10 (1.87%) ISSAP
12 8 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.50%) SC Cleared
12 8 (1.50%) Security Cleared
12 8 (1.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.43%) SLA
2 9 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.94%) GDPR
4 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.37%) AICPA
5 2 (0.37%) COBIT
5 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.37%) NIST
6 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 323 (60.49%) Active Directory
2 145 (27.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (23.60%) Hyper-V
4 99 (18.54%) vSphere
5 47 (8.80%) XenApp
6 18 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.87%) Docker
8 5 (0.94%) Snort
9 3 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.56%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (11.05%) SCCM
2 16 (3.00%) Single Sign-On
3 15 (2.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (2.25%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (1.69%) Ansible
7 8 (1.50%) SCOM
8 6 (1.12%) Opsgenie
8 6 (1.12%) Puppet
9 5 (0.94%) EnCase
9 5 (0.94%) FTK
9 5 (0.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.75%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.75%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.75%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.56%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.56%) vRealize
11 3 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 320 (59.93%) Microsoft
2 235 (44.01%) VMware
3 83 (15.54%) Citrix
4 78 (14.61%) Cisco
5 60 (11.24%) HP
6 41 (7.68%) Veeam
7 25 (4.68%) Apple
8 24 (4.49%) Meraki
8 24 (4.49%) NetApp
9 22 (4.12%) Google
9 22 (4.12%) SonicWALL
10 21 (3.93%) Mitel
11 16 (3.00%) Symantec
12 15 (2.81%) CommVault
13 14 (2.62%) Oracle
14 13 (2.43%) EMC
15 12 (2.25%) Asigra
15 12 (2.25%) Avaya
16 10 (1.87%) Dell
16 10 (1.87%) Forcepoint