Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Kent
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 23 79
Rank change year-on-year +2 +56 +8
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 70 83 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 10.25% 9.32% 2.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.16% 29.96% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 43
Median annual salary £34,088 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.10% +15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £19,200 £21,475 £20,450
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,325 £75,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%

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 155 277 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.69% 31.09% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 146 224 198
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £67,125 £69,875
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Dartford +6 17 £29,000 -22.67% 3
Tunbridge Wells -1 17 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Sittingbourne -1 11 £34,088 -27.08% 2
Maidstone +17 7 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Sevenoaks +3 5 £32,250 -11.64%
Canterbury -1 3 £20,000 -43.66%
Rochester - 3 £26,000 - 1
West Malling +10 1 £25,000 -25.93%
Chatham +6 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 50 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 43 (61.43%) Windows Server
4 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 25 (35.71%) Azure
6 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
7 20 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (22.86%) AWS
9 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
10 15 (21.43%) Firewall
10 15 (21.43%) VMware
10 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (21.43%) Windows 10
11 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
11 13 (18.57%) SCCM
11 13 (18.57%) LAN
11 13 (18.57%) ITIL
12 12 (17.14%) WAN
12 12 (17.14%) Problem Management
12 12 (17.14%) JSON
12 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (17.14%) DevOps
12 12 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (17.14%) DFS Replication
12 12 (17.14%) TeamCity
12 12 (17.14%) 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 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.00%) IIS
4 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.71%) Azure
2 16 (22.86%) AWS
3 12 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (8.57%) Basecamp
5 4 (5.71%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.43%) G Suite
6 1 (1.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) Firewall
2 13 (18.57%) LAN
3 12 (17.14%) WAN
4 11 (15.71%) SAN
5 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (11.43%) Internet
7 7 (10.00%) DNS
7 7 (10.00%) VoIP
8 6 (8.57%) DHCP
9 3 (4.29%) NAS
9 3 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.29%) VLAN
9 3 (4.29%) VPN
10 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.86%) Wireless
11 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.43%) Skype
11 1 (1.43%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (17.14%) TeamCity
1 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Legal
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.43%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Support Engineer
2 23 (32.86%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) IT Support
4 12 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Service Desk Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Service Manager
6 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Operations Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Service Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) FMCG
3 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.43%) CCTV
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
4 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 43 (61.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2016
4 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (17.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.29%) Linux
8 2 (2.86%) Unix
9 1 (1.43%) Android
9 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (18.57%) ITIL
4 12 (17.14%) DevOps
4 12 (17.14%) Problem Management
5 8 (11.43%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.00%) Project Management
6 7 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.57%) Statistics
8 4 (5.71%) EAM
8 4 (5.71%) ITSM
8 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Management
8 4 (5.71%) Software Deployment
8 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.29%) ERP
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Proactive Management
10 2 (2.86%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.86%) CCNA
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) CCNP
3 1 (1.43%) MCP
3 1 (1.43%) MCSA
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.14%) DFS Replication
3 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.43%) Firmware
6 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) VMware
3 7 (10.00%) Citrix
3 7 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (8.57%) 3PAR
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco
4 6 (8.57%) NetApp
5 4 (5.71%) Infor
6 3 (4.29%) ConnectWise
7 1 (1.43%) iManage
7 1 (1.43%) Mitel
7 1 (1.43%) Remedy
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (1.43%) Spiceworks