Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 72 93
Rank change year-on-year +20 +21 +45
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 535 482 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.69% 4.03% 3.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.52% 26.32% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 439 405 405
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -10.53% +21.02%
10th Percentile £21,200 £22,680 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% - -2.50%

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 2,486 1,831 1,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.78% 15.30% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,906 1,492 1,125
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +11 235 £36,000 -24.21% 28
Cambridgeshire +21 114 £42,000 +29.23% 9
Essex +28 102 £32,000 -28.89% 7
Bedfordshire +1 42 £29,000 -12.12% 4
Norfolk +23 21 £30,000 -17.81% 5
Suffolk -2 21 £24,250 -13.39% 1
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 381 (71.21%) Windows
2 310 (57.94%) Active Directory
3 293 (54.77%) Microsoft
4 223 (41.68%) Windows Server
5 191 (35.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 179 (33.46%) VMware
7 156 (29.16%) MS Exchange
8 127 (23.74%) Hyper-V
9 121 (22.62%) Windows 7
10 117 (21.87%) Windows 10
11 103 (19.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 102 (19.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 102 (19.07%) PowerShell
13 94 (17.57%) ITIL
13 94 (17.57%) Microsoft Office
14 91 (17.01%) DNS
15 89 (16.64%) SharePoint
16 81 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
17 79 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 79 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 76 (14.21%) Citrix
19 75 (14.02%) Linux
19 75 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
20 68 (12.71%) Firewall
21 64 (11.96%) TCP/IP
22 62 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
23 56 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2013
24 54 (10.09%) DHCP
25 52 (9.72%) SAN
25 52 (9.72%) 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
1 156 (29.16%) MS Exchange
2 89 (16.64%) SharePoint
3 56 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (6.54%) Skype for Business
6 14 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.93%) IIS
10 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.19%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 94 (17.57%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.93%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) HFM
1 13 (2.43%) NetSuite
2 9 (1.68%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.37%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 191 (35.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (7.10%) Mimecast
4 21 (3.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (2.43%) IaaS
6 12 (2.24%) G Suite
7 8 (1.50%) PaaS
8 6 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (1.12%) SaaS
9 5 (0.93%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.19%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 91 (17.01%) DNS
2 68 (12.71%) Firewall
3 64 (11.96%) TCP/IP
4 54 (10.09%) DHCP
5 52 (9.72%) SAN
6 49 (9.16%) VPN
7 42 (7.85%) WAN
8 39 (7.29%) LAN
9 37 (6.92%) Skype
10 25 (4.67%) DKIM
10 25 (4.67%) DMARC
11 23 (4.30%) NAS
12 22 (4.11%) Internet
12 22 (4.11%) Remote Desktop
12 22 (4.11%) VoIP
13 19 (3.55%) VLAN
14 15 (2.80%) Wireless
15 12 (2.24%) Network Security
15 12 (2.24%) Unified Communications
16 11 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.18%) Power BI
3 15 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (1.68%) Big Data
4 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Power View
6 6 (1.12%) PowerPivot
6 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.06%) MSTest
2 11 (2.06%) NUnit
2 11 (2.06%) Subversion
2 11 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (1.87%) Jasmine
3 10 (1.87%) Selenium
4 8 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (1.12%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.37%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.37%) JIRA
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 52 (9.72%) Finance
2 26 (4.86%) Advertising
3 15 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.62%) Retail
5 10 (1.87%) French Language
6 6 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.75%) Marketing
8 3 (0.56%) Banking
8 3 (0.56%) German Language
8 3 (0.56%) Local Government
9 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 96 (17.94%) Support Engineer
2 92 (17.20%) Analyst
3 68 (12.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 63 (11.78%) IT Support
5 45 (8.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 45 (8.41%) Support Analyst
6 39 (7.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 39 (7.29%) Developer
7 38 (7.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 36 (6.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 36 (6.73%) Consultant
9 32 (5.98%) Desktop Support
10 29 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 28 (5.23%) IT Analyst
12 25 (4.67%) IT Support Analyst
13 24 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 22 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 22 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (3.93%) .NET Developer
15 21 (3.93%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.61%) .NET
2 26 (4.86%) ASP.NET
3 25 (4.67%) CSS
4 24 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (3.74%) HTML
6 16 (2.99%) jQuery
7 15 (2.80%) HTML5
8 13 (2.43%) AngularJS
8 13 (2.43%) Middleware
8 13 (2.43%) Web Services
9 12 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (2.24%) CSS3
9 12 (2.24%) LDAP
9 12 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (2.06%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (1.50%) Flash
12 4 (0.75%) PhoneGap
12 4 (0.75%) REST
13 3 (0.56%) LINQ
13 3 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.10%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (6.73%) PKI
4 32 (5.98%) Driving Licence
5 20 (3.74%) iPhone
6 19 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.55%) iPad
7 16 (2.99%) User Experience
8 14 (2.62%) Blackberry
9 12 (2.24%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.93%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.75%) Fintech
13 4 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.56%) Clustering
14 3 (0.56%) Replication
14 3 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 381 (71.21%) Windows
2 223 (41.68%) Windows Server
3 121 (22.62%) Windows 7
4 117 (21.87%) Windows 10
5 103 (19.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (14.02%) Linux
6 75 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (7.66%) Windows 8
8 25 (4.67%) Android
9 20 (3.74%) Mac OS X
10 18 (3.36%) Apple iOS
11 13 (2.43%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.68%) Unix
13 7 (1.31%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.75%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.75%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (19.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 94 (17.57%) ITIL
3 62 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (8.41%) Service Delivery
5 41 (7.66%) Migration
6 31 (5.79%) Presales
7 30 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (5.42%) Cybersecurity
9 26 (4.86%) Mentoring
9 26 (4.86%) Project Management
10 25 (4.67%) MVC
10 25 (4.67%) Use Case
11 24 (4.49%) Data Loss Prevention
11 24 (4.49%) SIEM
12 23 (4.30%) Security Operations
13 21 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (3.93%) DevOps
14 20 (3.74%) E-Commerce
15 19 (3.55%) Data Management
16 18 (3.36%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 102 (19.07%) PowerShell
2 48 (8.97%) SQL
3 31 (5.79%) C#
4 23 (4.30%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.68%) Java
5 9 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.12%) VBScript
7 3 (0.56%) C
8 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.37%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.19%) PHP
9 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (6.36%) Degree
3 29 (5.42%) MCSA
4 28 (5.23%) MCSE
5 20 (3.74%) CCNA
5 20 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (3.36%) CCA
6 18 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
7 17 (3.18%) A+ Certification
7 17 (3.18%) CISSP
7 17 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (2.80%) CISM
8 15 (2.80%) MCP
8 15 (2.80%) SSCP
9 13 (2.43%) CompTIA Security+
9 13 (2.43%) GIAC
9 13 (2.43%) SANS
10 11 (2.06%) MCITP
11 9 (1.68%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.79%) SLA
2 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.12%) GDPR
5 4 (0.75%) PMO
6 3 (0.56%) QA
7 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 310 (57.94%) Active Directory
2 127 (23.74%) Hyper-V
3 79 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (6.17%) vSphere
5 27 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (4.86%) XenApp
7 17 (3.18%) Terminal Services
7 17 (3.18%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.06%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 8 (1.50%) XenServer
10 7 (1.31%) DFS Replication
11 6 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.93%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.37%) Docker
15 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.19%) vCloud
16 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (8.41%) SCCM
2 23 (4.30%) NetBackup
3 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (1.68%) SCOM
5 8 (1.50%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.50%) FortiGate
5 8 (1.50%) Puppet
5 8 (1.50%) SCVMM
6 7 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.93%) CASB
9 4 (0.75%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.56%) WSUS
11 2 (0.37%) Ansible
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.37%) SCSM
11 2 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 293 (54.77%) Microsoft
2 179 (33.46%) VMware
3 76 (14.21%) Citrix
4 41 (7.66%) HP
5 30 (5.61%) Cisco
6 28 (5.23%) Forcepoint
7 27 (5.05%) Veeam
8 26 (4.86%) Sophos
9 25 (4.67%) Oracle
10 21 (3.93%) Apple
10 21 (3.93%) Draytek
10 21 (3.93%) SonicWALL
11 20 (3.74%) Symantec
12 19 (3.55%) NetApp
13 16 (2.99%) Meraki
14 15 (2.80%) Dell
15 14 (2.62%) Google
16 13 (2.43%) Hyperion
17 12 (2.24%) Juniper
17 12 (2.24%) Sage