Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 31 80
Rank change year-on-year +10 +49 +3
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 78 57 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.04% 6.49% 2.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.07% 23.95% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 78 53 38
Kent median annual salary £33,294 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.22% -1.32% +26.67%
10th Percentile £20,475 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,000 £76,125
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% -5.71%

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 177 238 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.78% 27.11% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 163 190 167
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,150 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £73,500
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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Kent over the 6 months to 21 February 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 21 February 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 0 18 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Dartford +2 16 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Sittingbourne 0 14 £34,088 -24.25% 2
Maidstone +16 13 £31,500 +5.00% 5
Sevenoaks +2 5 £27,000 -26.03% 1
Canterbury -3 3 £20,000 -43.66%
Rochester - 3 £26,000 -
Chatham +12 1 £32,500 +20.37%
Whitstable - 1 £20,500 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 68 (87.18%) Windows
2 57 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 48 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 28 (35.90%) Azure
6 25 (32.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Office
9 22 (28.21%) MS Exchange
10 20 (25.64%) Firewall
10 20 (25.64%) VMware
10 20 (25.64%) SCCM
10 20 (25.64%) PowerShell
10 20 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (23.08%) ITIL
12 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (21.79%) AWS
13 15 (19.23%) HP
14 14 (17.95%) DNS
14 14 (17.95%) SQL
14 14 (17.95%) LAN
14 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio Team System
14 14 (17.95%) JSON
14 14 (17.95%) DFS Replication
14 14 (17.95%) TeamCity
14 14 (17.95%) Windows 7
14 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
14 14 (17.95%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (17.95%) DevOps

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 22 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.67%) IIS
3 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.90%) Azure
2 17 (21.79%) AWS
3 14 (17.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.69%) Basecamp
5 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.41%) G Suite
6 4 (5.13%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.64%) Firewall
2 14 (17.95%) DNS
2 14 (17.95%) LAN
3 13 (16.67%) DHCP
3 13 (16.67%) SAN
3 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (15.38%) WAN
5 11 (14.10%) VoIP
6 10 (12.82%) Internet
7 7 (8.97%) NAS
8 6 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.41%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.41%) FTP
9 5 (6.41%) SMTP
9 5 (6.41%) Telnet
9 5 (6.41%) VLAN
10 3 (3.85%) Skype
11 2 (2.56%) BGP
11 2 (2.56%) OSPF
11 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
1 14 (17.95%) Octopus Deploy
1 14 (17.95%) TeamCity
1 14 (17.95%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.28%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.28%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Analyst
1 27 (34.62%) Support Engineer
2 17 (21.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) IT Support
5 10 (12.82%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Operations Support Engineer
6 8 (10.26%) Service Desk Manager
6 8 (10.26%) Service Manager
7 7 (8.97%) IT Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.13%) FMCG
3 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) iPhone
5 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (87.18%) Windows
2 48 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 24 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (17.95%) Windows 7
6 12 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.97%) Linux
8 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.56%) Unix
10 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (23.08%) ITIL
4 14 (17.95%) DevOps
5 12 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 10 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.26%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.26%) Statistics
8 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
8 7 (8.97%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.41%) Server Management
10 4 (5.13%) EAM
10 4 (5.13%) ERP
10 4 (5.13%) ITSM
10 4 (5.13%) Service Desk Management
10 4 (5.13%) Software Deployment
10 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 14 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) MCP
1 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.41%) MCSA
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) CCNA
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.28%) CCNP
4 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.95%) DFS Replication
4 13 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 10 (12.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.56%) vSphere
7 1 (1.28%) Firmware
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (25.64%) SCCM
2 8 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (6.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 38 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.64%) VMware
3 15 (19.23%) HP
4 13 (16.67%) Cisco
5 10 (12.82%) Citrix
6 8 (10.26%) 3PAR
6 8 (10.26%) NetApp
7 5 (6.41%) Spiceworks
8 4 (5.13%) Infor
9 3 (3.85%) ConnectWise
9 3 (3.85%) Veeam
10 2 (2.56%) F5
10 2 (2.56%) SAP
10 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.56%) Symantec
11 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.28%) Meraki
11 1 (1.28%) Mitel
11 1 (1.28%) Remedy