Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 142 243
Rank change year-on-year +63 +101 +114
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 6177 4176 2890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.67% 2.39% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.13% 18.05% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5418 3705 2575
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,150 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -11.76%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 32291 23134 19633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.19% 13.26% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26942 19572 16603
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,533 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in England

Office 365
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in England.

Salary trend for Office 365 in England

Office 365
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in England

Office 365
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
London +75 2662 £47,000 +10.59% 152
South East +28 1129 £34,000 -9.33% 86
North of England +85 963 £30,000 -14.29% 118
Midlands +41 594 £36,000 -4.00% 58
North West +88 531 £30,000 -7.69% 70
East of England +23 428 £37,500 -11.76% 27
South West +66 404 £33,000 +1.54% 36
Yorkshire +67 358 £30,000 -14.29% 34
West Midlands +33 351 £39,000 -0.82% 40
East Midlands +40 241 £32,500 -10.22% 18
North East +26 77 £32,500 -12.75% 14
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 4178 (67.64%) Windows
2 3764 (60.94%) Microsoft
3 3396 (54.98%) Active Directory
4 2334 (37.79%) Windows Server
5 2175 (35.21%) VMware
6 2159 (34.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 1470 (23.80%) ITIL
8 1464 (23.70%) MS Exchange
9 1383 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 1374 (22.24%) SharePoint
11 1369 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1357 (21.97%) Microsoft Office
13 1310 (21.21%) Windows 7
14 1279 (20.71%) Windows 10
15 1246 (20.17%) Hyper-V
16 1145 (18.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 1125 (18.21%) Citrix
18 1059 (17.14%) Firewall
19 1033 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
20 971 (15.72%) Cisco
21 925 (14.97%) DNS
22 881 (14.26%) PowerShell
23 851 (13.78%) SCCM
24 836 (13.53%) Finance
25 754 (12.21%) SQL Server
26 733 (11.87%) DHCP
27 704 (11.40%) SQL
28 664 (10.75%) WAN
29 646 (10.46%) MCSE
30 639 (10.34%) Amazon AWS

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1464 (23.70%) MS Exchange
2 1374 (22.24%) SharePoint
3 623 (10.09%) Skype for Business
4 588 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 446 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 259 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 244 (3.95%) IIS
8 165 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 116 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 86 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 67 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
12 39 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 35 (0.57%) IBM Notes
14 31 (0.50%) Apache
15 29 (0.47%) CMS
16 21 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 20 (0.32%) SAS
18 19 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
19 18 (0.29%) WordPress
20 16 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1357 (21.97%) Microsoft Office
2 140 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 62 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 46 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 34 (0.55%) InfoPath
6 27 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
7 21 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.097%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.065%) InCopy
9 4 (0.065%) InDesign
9 4 (0.065%) Revit
10 3 (0.049%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.016%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 166 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 29 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.081%) ReMetrica
6 5 (0.081%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.065%) Eikon
7 4 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.065%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.049%) Epicor Tropos
8 3 (0.049%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.049%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.049%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.032%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.032%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.032%) Retail-J
9 2 (0.032%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.032%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2159 (34.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 639 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 310 (5.02%) IaaS
4 253 (4.10%) PaaS
5 239 (3.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 234 (3.79%) SaaS
7 188 (3.04%) OneDrive
8 171 (2.77%) Mimecast
9 121 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
10 67 (1.08%) G Suite
11 66 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
12 53 (0.86%) Yammer
13 24 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 23 (0.37%) Slack
15 18 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
16 17 (0.28%) Dropbox
17 15 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 13 (0.21%) GitHub
19 10 (0.16%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1059 (17.14%) Firewall
2 925 (14.97%) DNS
3 733 (11.87%) DHCP
4 664 (10.75%) WAN
5 635 (10.28%) LAN
6 630 (10.20%) Skype
7 623 (10.09%) SAN
8 563 (9.11%) TCP/IP
9 457 (7.40%) VPN
10 360 (5.83%) VoIP
11 256 (4.14%) VLAN
12 204 (3.30%) Internet
13 184 (2.98%) Wireless
14 163 (2.64%) NAS
15 153 (2.48%) Remote Desktop
16 152 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
17 143 (2.32%) MPLS
18 137 (2.22%) Network Security
19 122 (1.98%) Unified Communications
20 90 (1.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 94 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 62 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (0.91%) Power BI
7 49 (0.79%) MySQL
8 48 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
9 47 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 33 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
11 32 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
13 23 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 20 (0.32%) Relational Database
15 19 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.18%) Big Data
18 10 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
19 9 (0.15%) DocumentDB
19 9 (0.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 100 (1.62%) Visual Studio
2 68 (1.10%) MSI
2 68 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 64 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 51 (0.83%) Jenkins
5 46 (0.74%) JIRA
6 41 (0.66%) Selenium
7 35 (0.57%) Subversion
8 30 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 24 (0.39%) Cucumber
10 23 (0.37%) SoapUI
11 21 (0.34%) Buildbot
11 21 (0.34%) InstallShield
11 21 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 20 (0.32%) Appium
12 20 (0.32%) Ranorex
13 17 (0.28%) Jasmine
13 17 (0.28%) NUnit
14 16 (0.26%) MSTest
General
1 836 (13.53%) Finance
2 248 (4.01%) Advertising
3 217 (3.51%) Retail
4 207 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 129 (2.09%) Banking
6 116 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 107 (1.73%) Legal
8 106 (1.72%) Marketing
9 102 (1.65%) Law
10 55 (0.89%) Publishing
11 35 (0.57%) Games
12 33 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 31 (0.50%) Back Office
14 25 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.37%) Front Office
16 19 (0.31%) Dutch Language
16 19 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 15 (0.24%) Billing
17 15 (0.24%) French Language
18 11 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1071 (17.34%) Support Engineer
2 1029 (16.66%) Analyst
3 754 (12.21%) IT Support
4 712 (11.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 572 (9.26%) Support Analyst
6 548 (8.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 482 (7.80%) IT Engineer
8 446 (7.22%) Consultant
9 425 (6.88%) Desktop Support
10 420 (6.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 348 (5.63%) Architect
12 332 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support
13 321 (5.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 320 (5.18%) IT Support Engineer
15 318 (5.15%) Developer
16 305 (4.94%) IT Analyst
17 283 (4.58%) Administrator
18 271 (4.39%) Windows Engineer
19 246 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 244 (3.95%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (6.02%) .NET
2 252 (4.08%) HTML
3 248 (4.01%) CSS
4 218 (3.53%) Web Services
5 162 (2.62%) jQuery
6 152 (2.46%) ASP.NET
7 88 (1.42%) HTML5
8 84 (1.36%) Software Packaging
9 78 (1.26%) CSS3
10 76 (1.23%) AngularJS
11 71 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (1.12%) REST
13 54 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 49 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 45 (0.73%) .NET Framework
16 44 (0.71%) XML
17 42 (0.68%) Middleware
18 32 (0.52%) JSON
19 31 (0.50%) .NET Core
20 30 (0.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 331 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 325 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 197 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 187 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 126 (2.04%) User Experience
6 123 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 113 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 94 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 89 (1.44%) iPhone
10 87 (1.41%) Blackberry
11 81 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
12 74 (1.20%) Clustering
13 71 (1.15%) Fat Client
13 71 (1.15%) Thin Client
14 70 (1.13%) Replication
15 59 (0.96%) PKI
16 54 (0.87%) Smartphone
17 49 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
18 48 (0.78%) Private Cloud
19 42 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4178 (67.64%) Windows
2 2334 (37.79%) Windows Server
3 1383 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1310 (21.21%) Windows 7
5 1279 (20.71%) Windows 10
6 1145 (18.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 473 (7.66%) Windows 8
8 455 (7.37%) Linux
9 260 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 231 (3.74%) Mac OS X
11 155 (2.51%) Android
12 136 (2.20%) Windows XP
13 120 (1.94%) Apple iOS
14 101 (1.64%) Mac OS
15 85 (1.38%) Unix
16 73 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 40 (0.65%) Windows Vista
18 33 (0.53%) Windows Phone
19 30 (0.49%) CentOS
19 30 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1470 (23.80%) ITIL
2 549 (8.89%) Migration
3 426 (6.90%) Project Management
4 413 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
5 343 (5.55%) Service Management
6 336 (5.44%) Presales
7 334 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 329 (5.33%) CRM
9 265 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 226 (3.66%) Mentoring
11 210 (3.40%) PRINCE2
12 207 (3.35%) Problem Management
13 202 (3.27%) Change Management
14 193 (3.12%) Incident Management
15 181 (2.93%) DevOps
16 161 (2.61%) Time Management
17 158 (2.56%) ITIL V3
18 155 (2.51%) ITSM
19 148 (2.40%) Stakeholder Management
20 143 (2.32%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 881 (14.26%) PowerShell
2 704 (11.40%) SQL
3 376 (6.09%) C#
4 290 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 92 (1.49%) Java
6 73 (1.18%) Python
7 65 (1.05%) C
8 54 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 51 (0.83%) PHP
10 48 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 45 (0.73%) Perl
12 40 (0.65%) VBScript
13 38 (0.62%) Ruby
14 32 (0.52%) VBA
15 31 (0.50%) VB
16 27 (0.44%) C++
17 22 (0.36%) Scala
18 21 (0.34%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.26%) Bourne shell
19 16 (0.26%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1033 (16.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 646 (10.46%) MCSE
3 442 (7.16%) Degree
4 383 (6.20%) MCSA
5 300 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
6 270 (4.37%) MCP
7 257 (4.16%) CCNA
8 181 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 138 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
10 127 (2.06%) MCITP
11 112 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
12 109 (1.76%) Security Cleared
13 73 (1.18%) CCA
14 60 (0.97%) CCNP
15 58 (0.94%) A+ Certification
15 58 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
16 54 (0.87%) CISSP
17 50 (0.81%) SC Cleared
18 47 (0.76%) CISM
19 42 (0.68%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 428 (6.93%) SLA
2 80 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (0.83%) GDPR
3 51 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 50 (0.81%) QA
5 35 (0.57%) PMO
6 25 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 17 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.097%) HIPAA
9 6 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.065%) P3O
10 4 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.032%) COBIT
11 2 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.016%) GAMP
12 1 (0.016%) GxP
12 1 (0.016%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.016%) MiFID
12 1 (0.016%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3396 (54.98%) Active Directory
2 1369 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1246 (20.17%) Hyper-V
4 357 (5.78%) XenApp
5 350 (5.67%) vSphere
6 216 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
7 195 (3.16%) XenDesktop
8 141 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 116 (1.88%) Virtual Desktop
10 107 (1.73%) Terminal Services
11 96 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
12 84 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
13 54 (0.87%) BitLocker
14 53 (0.86%) XenServer
15 40 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
16 38 (0.62%) VirtualBox
17 32 (0.52%) Docker
18 23 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 16 (0.26%) DFS Replication
20 13 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 851 (13.78%) SCCM
2 204 (3.30%) SCOM
3 155 (2.51%) Microsoft Intune
4 128 (2.07%) Backup Exec
5 124 (2.01%) WSUS
6 67 (1.08%) vCenter Server
7 61 (0.99%) Puppet
8 52 (0.84%) AirWatch
9 49 (0.79%) SCVMM
10 43 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
11 40 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
11 40 (0.65%) SCOrch
12 37 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 34 (0.55%) Nagios
14 32 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 27 (0.44%) NetBackup
16 26 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 25 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
18 23 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
19 22 (0.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3764 (60.94%) Microsoft
2 2175 (35.21%) VMware
3 1125 (18.21%) Citrix
4 971 (15.72%) Cisco
5 374 (6.05%) HP
6 307 (4.97%) Apple
7 265 (4.29%) Dell
8 239 (3.87%) Veeam
9 157 (2.54%) Google
10 138 (2.23%) NetApp
11 127 (2.06%) Oracle
12 119 (1.93%) Symantec
13 118 (1.91%) Sophos
14 100 (1.62%) Avaya
15 94 (1.52%) IBM
16 91 (1.47%) McAfee
16 91 (1.47%) Meraki
17 83 (1.34%) EMC
17 83 (1.34%) Juniper
18 77 (1.25%) EqualLogic