Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 18 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 31 126 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 8.56% 13.45% 6.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.10% 38.41% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 115 78
Median annual salary £29,000 £36,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.55% +21.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £21,800 £19,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £41,100 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.75% +2.67% +7.14%

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 103 328 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.45% 35.01% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 93 289 234
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,850 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Kent over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Tunbridge Wells -2 9 £52,500 +25.00%
Dartford -3 5 £27,500 - 1
Sittingbourne +3 4 £26,000 -46.39%
Sevenoaks +12 3 £27,000 -16.92%
Rochester +5 2 £51,250 +86.36%
Dover - 2 £27,500 - 6
West Malling +17 1 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Maidstone +13 1 £19,500 -35.00% 1
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 21 (67.74%) Windows
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (29.03%) Azure
6 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 6 (19.35%) LAN
8 6 (19.35%) AWS
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
9 5 (16.13%) WAN
9 5 (16.13%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
10 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.90%) Cisco
10 4 (12.90%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (12.90%) DevOps
10 4 (12.90%) DFS Replication
10 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
10 4 (12.90%) Git (software)

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Azure
2 6 (19.35%) AWS
3 4 (12.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) NAS
4 3 (9.68%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Local Government
2 2 (6.45%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) CCTV
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.68%) Proactive Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
7 1 (3.23%) Server Building
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) DFS Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) iManage
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) ConnectWise
5 2 (6.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam