Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 42 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 +48 +38
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 64 109 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.60% 5.12% 2.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 51.42% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63 132 55
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +58.73% +8.62%
10th Percentile £18,500 £27,500 £23,100
90th Percentile £52,000 £77,500 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88% -18.95%

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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 192 212 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.80% 9.96% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 157 172 114
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% -23.91%
10th Percentile £24,200 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £77,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Essex

Office 365
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Essex

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Essex

Office 365
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Colchester +2 21 £45,000 -10.00%
Chelmsford +1 11 £18,500 -36.21%
Brentwood +34 8 £38,750 -18.42%
Loughton - 3 £50,000 -
Basildon - 2 £26,500 -
Dunmow - 1 £20,500 -
Rochford - 1 £34,908 -
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 45 (70.31%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.81%) VMware
5 20 (31.25%) Windows 10
6 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
6 19 (29.69%) Cisco
6 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
7 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
8 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (20.31%) HP
8 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 12 (18.75%) Finance
10 10 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (14.06%) NetApp
11 9 (14.06%) Linux
11 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
11 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (14.06%) SCCM
11 9 (14.06%) Driving Licence
12 8 (12.50%) Meraki
12 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (12.50%) vSphere
12 8 (12.50%) ITIL
13 7 (10.94%) JBoss
13 7 (10.94%) Java
13 7 (10.94%) Perl
13 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.94%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.56%) Zimbra
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.69%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.38%) NAS
4 5 (7.81%) Firewall
4 5 (7.81%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) MPLS
4 5 (7.81%) SAN
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (6.25%) DNS
6 3 (4.69%) DHCP
6 3 (4.69%) VLAN
6 3 (4.69%) VPN
6 3 (4.69%) WebEx
7 2 (3.13%) IPsec
7 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.13%) SS7
7 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
7 2 (3.13%) VoIP
7 2 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) Power BI
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) IT Support
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Help Desk Technician
4 8 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 8 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.94%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (10.94%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 7 (10.94%) IT Support Technician
5 7 (10.94%) IT Technician
6 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Technician
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
1 3 (4.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) BYOD
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (70.31%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 19 (29.69%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.06%) Linux
5 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.13%) Android
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (6.25%) CRM
2 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (6.25%) Migration
2 4 (6.25%) Patch Management
2 4 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.69%) Application Packaging
3 3 (4.69%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.69%) Project Management
3 3 (4.69%) Security Patching
3 3 (4.69%) Service Management
4 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.13%) Change Management
4 2 (3.13%) Communications Security
4 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.13%) Presales
4 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (3.13%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Java
1 7 (10.94%) Perl
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.69%) VBA
3 2 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.38%) MCSA
3 4 (6.25%) CCNA
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.13%) CCA
4 2 (3.13%) CCAA
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.56%) MCP
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.50%) vSphere
4 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) SCCM
2 5 (7.81%) SCOM
3 4 (6.25%) Nagios
3 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.13%) WSUS
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.81%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) Cisco
4 13 (20.31%) HP
5 9 (14.06%) NetApp
6 8 (12.50%) Meraki
7 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.94%) Sophos
8 5 (7.81%) Citrix
8 5 (7.81%) Remedy
9 2 (3.13%) Bomgar
9 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 2 (3.13%) Kaseya
9 2 (3.13%) Mitel
9 2 (3.13%) Open-E
9 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.13%) Symantec
9 2 (3.13%) Veeam
10 1 (1.56%) F5
10 1 (1.56%) Tableau