Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 87 123
Rank change year-on-year +45 +36 +28
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 542 412 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.52% 3.42% 2.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.48% 20.76% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 430 357 305
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,250 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,308 1,985 1,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 23.49% 16.50% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,728 1,624 1,175
East of England median annual salary £50,340 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +48 303 £38,000 -5.00% 36
Cambridgeshire +40 90 £30,250 -15.97% 23
Bedfordshire +16 87 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Essex -8 38 £22,500 -47.06% 9
Norfolk +13 15 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Suffolk -14 8 £35,000 +20.69% 3
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 430 (79.34%) Windows
2 362 (66.79%) Active Directory
3 308 (56.83%) Microsoft
4 223 (41.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 216 (39.85%) Windows Server
6 210 (38.75%) VMware
7 156 (28.78%) Windows 10
8 153 (28.23%) Windows 7
9 139 (25.65%) Hyper-V
10 132 (24.35%) MS Exchange
11 128 (23.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 115 (21.22%) DNS
13 109 (20.11%) Firewall
14 107 (19.74%) Citrix
15 101 (18.63%) Microsoft Office
16 97 (17.90%) ITIL
17 87 (16.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 84 (15.50%) PowerShell
18 84 (15.50%) Windows Server 2012
19 80 (14.76%) SCCM
20 79 (14.58%) DHCP
21 78 (14.39%) SharePoint
22 73 (13.47%) Windows Server 2008
23 71 (13.10%) SQL
24 62 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
25 60 (11.07%) Migration
25 60 (11.07%) Veeam
26 59 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
27 58 (10.70%) Windows 8
28 57 (10.52%) Skype for Business

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
1 132 (24.35%) MS Exchange
2 78 (14.39%) SharePoint
3 57 (10.52%) Skype for Business
4 32 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 26 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (2.40%) IIS
7 10 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.92%) Apache
10 3 (0.55%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Connections
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 101 (18.63%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.55%) HFM
2 3 (0.55%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.18%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 223 (41.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (8.30%) Mimecast
4 34 (6.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (3.69%) IaaS
6 15 (2.77%) PaaS
7 14 (2.58%) SaaS
8 10 (1.85%) G Suite
8 10 (1.85%) OneDrive
9 7 (1.29%) Yammer
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 115 (21.22%) DNS
2 109 (20.11%) Firewall
3 79 (14.58%) DHCP
4 51 (9.41%) VPN
5 49 (9.04%) Skype
5 49 (9.04%) TCP/IP
6 43 (7.93%) LAN
7 40 (7.38%) WAN
8 38 (7.01%) IP Telephony
9 36 (6.64%) MPLS
9 36 (6.64%) SAN
10 30 (5.54%) VLAN
11 20 (3.69%) iSCSI
11 20 (3.69%) Wireless
12 18 (3.32%) Network Security
13 17 (3.14%) VoIP
14 15 (2.77%) DKIM
15 14 (2.58%) DMARC
15 14 (2.58%) Internet
15 14 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.98%) Power BI
3 20 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.66%) Big Data
8 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.92%) MySQL
10 4 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.55%) Redis
12 2 (0.37%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.18%) OLAP
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.55%) Hudson
1 3 (0.55%) Subversion
2 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 51 (9.41%) Finance
2 14 (2.58%) Marketing
3 11 (2.03%) French Language
4 8 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (1.48%) Retail
5 6 (1.11%) German Language
6 5 (0.92%) Advertising
6 5 (0.92%) Italian Language
6 5 (0.92%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.55%) Greek Language
7 3 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (0.55%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.37%) Automotive
8 2 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 111 (20.48%) Analyst
2 83 (15.31%) Support Engineer
3 68 (12.55%) IT Support
4 62 (11.44%) Consultant
5 57 (10.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 57 (10.52%) Support Analyst
6 54 (9.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 38 (7.01%) 3rd Line Support
8 35 (6.46%) IT Engineer
9 32 (5.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 32 (5.90%) Cloud Consultant
10 30 (5.54%) Infrastructure Manager
11 28 (5.17%) IT Analyst
12 25 (4.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 25 (4.61%) Project Manager
12 25 (4.61%) Service Analyst
13 24 (4.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 24 (4.43%) Administrator
13 24 (4.43%) Office 365 Consultant
14 23 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.14%) .NET
1 17 (3.14%) CSS
2 14 (2.58%) HTML
3 12 (2.21%) ASP.NET
3 12 (2.21%) Web Services
4 9 (1.66%) Flash
5 7 (1.29%) LDAP
6 5 (0.92%) LAMP
7 4 (0.74%) jQuery
7 4 (0.74%) LINQ
7 4 (0.74%) REST
8 3 (0.55%) HTML5
8 3 (0.55%) Node.js
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.55%) XML
8 3 (0.55%) XSLT
9 2 (0.37%) WAP
10 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.18%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.18%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.64%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (4.24%) Fat Client
3 23 (4.24%) Thin Client
4 20 (3.69%) Data Centre
4 20 (3.69%) Driving Licence
5 16 (2.95%) iPhone
6 15 (2.77%) PKI
7 12 (2.21%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (1.85%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.85%) Smartphone
9 9 (1.66%) iPad
10 8 (1.48%) Life Science
11 7 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.11%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.11%) Replication
13 5 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (0.74%) BYOD
14 4 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 430 (79.34%) Windows
2 216 (39.85%) Windows Server
3 156 (28.78%) Windows 10
4 153 (28.23%) Windows 7
5 84 (15.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 73 (13.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (10.70%) Windows 8
8 40 (7.38%) Linux
9 36 (6.64%) Apple iOS
10 19 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (3.14%) Android
11 17 (3.14%) Mac OS X
12 11 (2.03%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.85%) Unix
13 10 (1.85%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.48%) CentOS
14 8 (1.48%) Ubuntu
15 6 (1.11%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.90%) ITIL
2 87 (16.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 60 (11.07%) Migration
4 54 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (7.20%) Presales
6 36 (6.64%) Email Migration
7 35 (6.46%) PRINCE2
8 32 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 30 (5.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (4.61%) Incident Management
11 24 (4.43%) Project Management
12 23 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (3.87%) Service Management
14 20 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (3.69%) ITSM
14 20 (3.69%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.51%) Identity Access Management
15 19 (3.51%) SIEM
15 19 (3.51%) Time Management
16 18 (3.32%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 84 (15.50%) PowerShell
2 71 (13.10%) SQL
3 21 (3.87%) JavaScript
4 18 (3.32%) VBScript
5 15 (2.77%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.85%) Java
7 9 (1.66%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.29%) C
8 7 (1.29%) C#
9 6 (1.11%) TypeScript
10 5 (0.92%) PHP
11 2 (0.37%) Python
12 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (5.17%) Degree
2 28 (5.17%) MCSA
3 23 (4.24%) MCP
4 22 (4.06%) CISSP
4 22 (4.06%) MCSE
5 21 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (3.51%) CCNA
7 17 (3.14%) SSCP
8 14 (2.58%) CISM
8 14 (2.58%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (2.58%) GIAC
8 14 (2.58%) SANS
9 10 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.48%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.48%) CISA
11 8 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.29%) CSSLP
13 6 (1.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.09%) SLA
2 11 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.55%) GDPR
5 2 (0.37%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.18%) GAMP
6 1 (0.18%) GMP
6 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 362 (66.79%) Active Directory
2 139 (25.65%) Hyper-V
3 128 (23.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (5.90%) XenApp
5 25 (4.61%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (4.43%) vSphere
7 21 (3.87%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (2.21%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.29%) BitLocker
10 6 (1.11%) Docker
10 6 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.55%) Firmware
11 3 (0.55%) iptables
11 3 (0.55%) Samba
11 3 (0.55%) vCloud
12 2 (0.37%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 80 (14.76%) SCCM
2 18 (3.32%) Backup Exec
3 17 (3.14%) SCVMM
4 16 (2.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (2.77%) SCOM
6 14 (2.58%) AirWatch
7 10 (1.85%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.29%) CASB
9 7 (1.29%) IBM BigFix
9 7 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.29%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.11%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.92%) Nessus
12 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.74%) Puppet
13 3 (0.55%) Ansible
13 3 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.55%) Nagios
14 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 308 (56.83%) Microsoft
2 210 (38.75%) VMware
3 107 (19.74%) Citrix
4 60 (11.07%) Veeam
5 39 (7.20%) HP
6 35 (6.46%) Cisco
7 32 (5.90%) Sophos
8 31 (5.72%) Apple
9 24 (4.43%) NetApp
9 24 (4.43%) Symantec
10 17 (3.14%) Forcepoint
11 16 (2.95%) Dell
11 16 (2.95%) Juniper
11 16 (2.95%) Meraki
12 13 (2.40%) Google
13 11 (2.03%) IBM
13 11 (2.03%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.85%) EMC
14 10 (1.85%) Oracle
15 9 (1.66%) Ivanti