Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +59
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 74 184 319
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.21% 9.15% 8.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.04% 25.88% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 152 281
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,190 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £50,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £38,318 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.39% +0.84% -5.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 224 711 1,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 40.00% 35.37% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 169 493 834
Median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £28,900 £27,750 £26,575
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. 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
Watford +6 51 £42,500 - 2
St Albans +47 8 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 2 £42,500 +44.07% 1
Hatfield -3 2 £65,000 +72.19% 1
Stevenage -5 2 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Borehamwood -6 2 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Hoddesdon - 2 £39,750 -
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 53 (71.62%) Azure
2 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
3 44 (59.46%) Windows
4 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
5 25 (33.78%) Windows 10
6 20 (27.03%) Firewall
6 20 (27.03%) VMware
7 15 (20.27%) VLAN
7 15 (20.27%) Skype
8 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (18.92%) Cisco
8 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
9 13 (17.57%) LAN
9 13 (17.57%) WAN
9 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
10 12 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 11 (14.86%) Meraki
11 11 (14.86%) Wireless
12 10 (13.51%) CCNA
12 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (13.51%) SonicWALL
12 10 (13.51%) vSphere
12 10 (13.51%) Skype for Business
13 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Intune
13 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (12.16%) Service Management
14 8 (10.81%) ITIL
15 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
15 7 (9.46%) Change Management

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) Skype for Business
3 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) iTrent
1 1 (1.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 53 (71.62%) Azure
2 12 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (8.11%) OneDrive
3 6 (8.11%) Power Platform
4 4 (5.41%) AWS
5 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.35%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.35%) GCP
6 1 (1.35%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) Firewall
2 15 (20.27%) Skype
2 15 (20.27%) VLAN
3 13 (17.57%) LAN
3 13 (17.57%) WAN
4 11 (14.86%) Wireless
5 5 (6.76%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.76%) Unified Communications
6 4 (5.41%) DHCP
6 4 (5.41%) DNS
6 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.35%) Internet
8 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSTest
1 1 (1.35%) NUnit
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 4 (5.41%) Public Sector
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (18.92%) Help Desk Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (16.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Escalation Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (12.16%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 9 (12.16%) Consultant
7 9 (12.16%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (12.16%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) IT Support
7 9 (12.16%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 6 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.35%) jQuery
2 1 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.41%) User Experience
4 3 (4.05%) Life Science
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 25 (33.78%) Windows 10
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.11%) Linux
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.35%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.16%) Service Management
4 8 (10.81%) ITIL
5 7 (9.46%) Change Management
5 7 (9.46%) Decision-Making
5 7 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (9.46%) Strategic Roadmap
6 5 (6.76%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) Requirements Gathering
6 5 (6.76%) Technology Roadmap
7 4 (5.41%) Conflict Resolution
7 4 (5.41%) Contract Negotiation
7 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Project Delivery
7 4 (5.41%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Time Management
8 3 (4.05%) Analytical Thinking
8 3 (4.05%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) CCNA
1 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.41%) MCSA
4 3 (4.05%) MCSE
5 2 (2.70%) MCITP
5 2 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) GDPR
2 4 (5.41%) COBIT
3 2 (2.70%) NCSC
4 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) vSphere
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (9.46%) SCCM
3 4 (5.41%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) VMware
3 14 (18.92%) Cisco
4 11 (14.86%) Meraki
5 10 (13.51%) SonicWALL
6 5 (6.76%) Citrix
6 5 (6.76%) Ivanti
7 4 (5.41%) IBM
7 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam
9 1 (1.35%) Apple
9 1 (1.35%) DocuSign
9 1 (1.35%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (1.35%) Sun