Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 41 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 +48 +24
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 453 554 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.37% 5.85% 3.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.18% 23.76% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 366 430 349
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,125 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +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 1,954 2,332 2,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.80% 24.63% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 1,759 1,740
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,575 £26,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +2 193 £37,500 -2.60% 69
Cambridgeshire +58 162 £40,000 +32.23% 65
Bedfordshire -30 33 £26,000 -56.67% 16
Essex +11 29 £27,250 +21.11% 15
Suffolk +13 19 £45,000 +81.82% 5
Norfolk -2 17 £32,500 -7.14% 12
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 286 (63.13%) Windows
2 272 (60.04%) Active Directory
3 263 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 224 (49.45%) VMware
5 204 (45.03%) Azure
6 194 (42.83%) Windows Server
7 144 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 132 (29.14%) Hyper-V
9 109 (24.06%) MS Exchange
10 94 (20.75%) Firewall
11 92 (20.31%) Windows 10
12 88 (19.43%) AWS
13 85 (18.76%) DNS
14 80 (17.66%) Microsoft Office
15 75 (16.56%) SharePoint
16 72 (15.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 71 (15.67%) Citrix
17 71 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 68 (15.01%) PowerShell
19 66 (14.57%) DHCP
20 65 (14.35%) ITIL
21 64 (14.13%) TCP/IP
21 64 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2010
22 60 (13.25%) SQL
23 59 (13.02%) Cisco
24 58 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
25 57 (12.58%) vSphere
26 56 (12.36%) SQL Server
27 49 (10.82%) Windows 7
28 48 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 109 (24.06%) MS Exchange
2 75 (16.56%) SharePoint
3 64 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (7.06%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.10%) IIS
7 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.66%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) nginx
10 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 80 (17.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 204 (45.03%) Azure
2 88 (19.43%) AWS
3 29 (6.40%) OneDrive
4 21 (4.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (3.97%) Power Platform
6 15 (3.31%) Dynamics 365
6 15 (3.31%) Mimecast
7 13 (2.87%) GCP
8 11 (2.43%) IaaS
9 6 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.32%) G Suite
9 6 (1.32%) PaaS
10 5 (1.10%) Cloudflare
10 5 (1.10%) PowerApps
10 5 (1.10%) SaaS
11 3 (0.66%) AtomSphere
11 3 (0.66%) Boomi
11 3 (0.66%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.66%) Yammer
12 2 (0.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 94 (20.75%) Firewall
2 85 (18.76%) DNS
3 66 (14.57%) DHCP
4 64 (14.13%) TCP/IP
5 47 (10.38%) Skype
6 38 (8.39%) LAN
7 35 (7.73%) VLAN
8 29 (6.40%) VoIP
9 25 (5.52%) iSCSI
9 25 (5.52%) WAN
10 21 (4.64%) NetScaler
11 20 (4.42%) Internet
12 16 (3.53%) SAN
12 16 (3.53%) SSL
13 14 (3.09%) VPN
14 13 (2.87%) Wireless
15 11 (2.43%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (1.32%) 2.5G
17 6 (1.32%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.53%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (3.31%) Power BI
4 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (0.88%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.88%) FileMaker
5 4 (0.88%) OLAP
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.44%) MySQL
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.22%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.22%) Balsamiq
2 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (7.95%) Finance
2 14 (3.09%) Retail
3 11 (2.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.21%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.77%) Marketing
6 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.66%) Electronics
7 3 (0.66%) Publishing
8 2 (0.44%) Advertising
8 2 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 105 (23.18%) Analyst
2 76 (16.78%) IT Support
3 71 (15.67%) Support Engineer
4 58 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (11.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 46 (10.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 42 (9.27%) IT Engineer
8 38 (8.39%) Consultant
8 38 (8.39%) Support Analyst
9 29 (6.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 28 (6.18%) IT Support Engineer
11 25 (5.52%) Administrator
11 25 (5.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 24 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (4.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (4.64%) Infrastructure Support
14 20 (4.42%) Server Engineer
15 19 (4.19%) IT Analyst
15 19 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
15 19 (4.19%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.97%) WSH
2 7 (1.55%) LDAP
2 7 (1.55%) SAML
3 5 (1.10%) .NET
3 5 (1.10%) Web Services
4 2 (0.44%) Ajax
4 2 (0.44%) CSS
4 2 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.44%) HTML
4 2 (0.44%) jQuery
4 2 (0.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.44%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) EDI
5 1 (0.22%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.61%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.43%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.99%) Replication
7 8 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (1.10%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 5 (1.10%) User Experience
9 4 (0.88%) FMCG
9 4 (0.88%) Social Media
10 3 (0.66%) Clustering
11 2 (0.44%) iPad
11 2 (0.44%) iPhone
11 2 (0.44%) Life Science
11 2 (0.44%) NHS
11 2 (0.44%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.22%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 286 (63.13%) Windows
2 194 (42.83%) Windows Server
3 92 (20.31%) Windows 10
4 71 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (10.82%) Windows 7
7 35 (7.73%) Linux
8 15 (3.31%) Windows 8
8 15 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.09%) Android
10 12 (2.65%) Mac OS X
11 7 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.55%) CentOS
12 6 (1.32%) Mac OS
12 6 (1.32%) Unix
13 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (15.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 65 (14.35%) ITIL
3 41 (9.05%) Information Security
4 28 (6.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (5.30%) Mentoring
7 22 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (4.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 21 (4.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 20 (4.42%) CRM
9 20 (4.42%) Security Operations
9 20 (4.42%) Server Virtualisation
10 19 (4.19%) Patch Management
11 18 (3.97%) Data Management
12 17 (3.75%) Incident Management
12 17 (3.75%) Server Management
12 17 (3.75%) Service Management
13 16 (3.53%) Analytics
13 16 (3.53%) Migration
13 16 (3.53%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.01%) PowerShell
2 60 (13.25%) SQL
3 18 (3.97%) VBScript
4 4 (0.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (0.88%) Python
5 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.44%) C#
7 1 (0.22%) PHP
7 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (7.28%) MCSA
2 33 (7.28%) MCSE
3 32 (7.06%) Degree
4 22 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (3.75%) CCNA
7 16 (3.53%) VCP4
8 13 (2.87%) CISSP
9 12 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (2.43%) GCIH
10 11 (2.43%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.77%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.55%) A+ Certification
13 6 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (1.32%) GCIA
14 5 (1.10%) GCFA
15 4 (0.88%) CEH
15 4 (0.88%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.51%) SLA
2 9 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.55%) GDPR
4 5 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 272 (60.04%) Active Directory
2 144 (31.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (29.14%) Hyper-V
4 57 (12.58%) vSphere
5 44 (9.71%) XenApp
6 14 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (2.43%) Docker
8 7 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.10%) Snort
10 4 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (7.73%) SCCM
2 21 (4.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 16 (3.53%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (1.99%) Ansible
4 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (1.55%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (1.32%) Puppet
7 5 (1.10%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.10%) EnCase
7 5 (1.10%) FTK
7 5 (1.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.10%) Opsgenie
7 5 (1.10%) SCOM
8 4 (0.88%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.44%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 263 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 224 (49.45%) VMware
3 71 (15.67%) Citrix
4 59 (13.02%) Cisco
5 36 (7.95%) Veeam
6 30 (6.62%) HP
7 29 (6.40%) NetApp
8 25 (5.52%) CommVault
9 23 (5.08%) EMC
10 21 (4.64%) Symantec
11 20 (4.42%) Apple
12 19 (4.19%) Google
13 16 (3.53%) Ivanti
14 15 (3.31%) Mitel
15 12 (2.65%) Dell
15 12 (2.65%) Zscaler
16 11 (2.43%) ServiceNow
17 10 (2.21%) Forcepoint
17 10 (2.21%) Oracle
18 8 (1.77%) Sophos