Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 23 79
Rank change year-on-year +12 +56 -28
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 175 293 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.52% 9.77% 3.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.40% 32.70% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 162 245 172
Median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -31.43%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £21,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,225
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year +7.38% +4.93% -16.47%

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 524 896 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.48% 29.87% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 402 666 855
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £27,600 £25,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 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
Watford +12 75 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hemel Hempstead +12 19 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Borehamwood +6 17 £34,500 +53.33%
St Albans -1 16 £50,000 +42.86%
Stevenage +16 7 £32,500 - 2
Waltham Cross +1 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Hatfield -4 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City -3 2 £37,000 +48.00%
Potters Bar - 2 £33,750 - 1
Rickmansworth - 2 £35,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £35,000 -
Letchworth -3 1 £77,500 +138.46%
Broxbourne - 1 £35,000 -
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 142 (81.14%) Windows
2 110 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 110 (62.86%) Active Directory
3 98 (56.00%) VMware
4 91 (52.00%) Windows Server
5 89 (50.86%) Windows 10
6 83 (47.43%) Azure
7 62 (35.43%) Microsoft Office
8 61 (34.86%) DNS
9 60 (34.29%) TCP/IP
10 59 (33.71%) Firewall
10 59 (33.71%) vSphere
10 59 (33.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (32.00%) DHCP
12 53 (30.29%) LAN
13 48 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (26.86%) MS Exchange
15 45 (25.71%) Windows Server 2016
16 44 (25.14%) WAN
16 44 (25.14%) SharePoint
17 42 (24.00%) Cisco
18 40 (22.86%) VLAN
19 39 (22.29%) Hyper-V
20 38 (21.71%) Exchange Server 2010
21 35 (20.00%) SQL Server
21 35 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 31 (17.71%) HP
22 31 (17.71%) Citrix
23 30 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
24 27 (15.43%) OneDrive

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 47 (26.86%) MS Exchange
2 44 (25.14%) SharePoint
3 38 (21.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 62 (35.43%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 83 (47.43%) Azure
2 27 (15.43%) OneDrive
3 25 (14.29%) AWS
4 20 (11.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.43%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.29%) G Suite
7 3 (1.71%) Cloudflare
7 3 (1.71%) GCP
8 2 (1.14%) IaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (34.86%) DNS
2 60 (34.29%) TCP/IP
3 59 (33.71%) Firewall
4 56 (32.00%) DHCP
5 53 (30.29%) LAN
6 44 (25.14%) WAN
7 40 (22.86%) VLAN
8 25 (14.29%) VoIP
9 24 (13.71%) Wireless
10 16 (9.14%) Internet
10 16 (9.14%) VPN
11 14 (8.00%) SAN
12 13 (7.43%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (4.57%) Cisco Wireless
14 8 (4.57%) PBX
15 4 (2.29%) Skype
16 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
16 3 (1.71%) VSAN
17 2 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2017
4 7 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.43%) Power BI
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 19 (10.86%) Retail
2 4 (2.29%) Finance
2 4 (2.29%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (29.14%) IT Support
2 46 (26.29%) IT Engineer
2 46 (26.29%) Support Engineer
3 30 (17.14%) Analyst
3 30 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (17.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 23 (13.14%) Support Analyst
5 21 (12.00%) Network Engineer
6 19 (10.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (10.86%) Network Support
7 17 (9.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (9.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 16 (9.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (7.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Server Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Server Support
10 12 (6.86%) Service Analyst
10 12 (6.86%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (6.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.86%) WSH
2 10 (5.71%) Web Services
3 7 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (0.57%) CSS
4 1 (0.57%) EDI
4 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.29%) iPad
4 8 (4.57%) EPoS
4 8 (4.57%) Life Science
4 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.29%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.29%) NHS
6 3 (1.71%) Clustering
6 3 (1.71%) Replication
7 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.57%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 142 (81.14%) Windows
2 91 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 89 (50.86%) Windows 10
4 59 (33.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (25.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 27 (15.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (13.71%) Windows 7
8 23 (13.14%) Windows Server 2019
9 9 (5.14%) Linux
9 9 (5.14%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.57%) Apple iOS
10 8 (4.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.71%) Android
12 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (12.00%) ITIL
4 19 (10.86%) Patch Management
4 19 (10.86%) Server Management
5 18 (10.29%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.43%) Decision-Making
7 12 (6.86%) Service Delivery
8 10 (5.71%) Time Management
9 9 (5.14%) Change Management
10 8 (4.57%) Configuration Management
10 8 (4.57%) Email Filtering
10 8 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (4.57%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (4.57%) Web Filtering
11 7 (4.00%) ERP
12 6 (3.43%) Migration
12 6 (3.43%) Service Desk Management
13 5 (2.86%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.14%) PowerShell
2 22 (12.57%) SQL
3 19 (10.86%) VBScript
4 1 (0.57%) C
4 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (10.86%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (10.29%) CCNA
3 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.00%) Degree
5 5 (2.86%) MCSE
6 4 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.71%) MCP
7 3 (1.71%) MCSA
8 2 (1.14%) CCNP
8 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.57%) CISA
9 1 (0.57%) CISM
9 1 (0.57%) CISSP
9 1 (0.57%) HNC
9 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.57%) MCSD
9 1 (0.57%) SANS
9 1 (0.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 110 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 59 (33.71%) vSphere
3 48 (27.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (22.29%) Hyper-V
5 21 (12.00%) XenApp
6 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.14%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.57%) Docker
8 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (12.57%) SCCM
2 8 (4.57%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.86%) SCOM
4 4 (2.29%) SCOrch
4 4 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.71%) Opsgenie
5 3 (1.71%) vRealize
6 2 (1.14%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.14%) WSUS
7 1 (0.57%) Ansible
7 1 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 110 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 98 (56.00%) VMware
3 42 (24.00%) Cisco
4 31 (17.71%) Citrix
4 31 (17.71%) HP
5 26 (14.86%) Meraki
6 23 (13.14%) SonicWALL
7 10 (5.71%) Apple
7 10 (5.71%) Mitel
8 8 (4.57%) Asigra
8 8 (4.57%) NetApp
8 8 (4.57%) Veeam
9 4 (2.29%) Aruba
9 4 (2.29%) Google
10 3 (1.71%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.71%) Okta
10 3 (1.71%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.71%) Sophos
10 3 (1.71%) Symantec
10 3 (1.71%) VeriFone