Period
to 15 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 66 83
Rank change year-on-year +29 +17 +22
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 68 49 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.14% 3.59% 2.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.98% 29.52% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 46
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -40.00% +75.00%
10th Percentile £19,550 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% -

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 252 166 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.74% 12.15% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 212 136 133
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,525 £22,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £64,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 15 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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 +17 16 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks +6 9 £29,500 +31.11%
Maidstone +8 7 £27,500 -42.11% 2
Dartford -7 6 £24,250 -8.49%
West Malling +2 4 £57,500 +41.98%
Tonbridge -3 3 £32,500 +18.18%
Stansted - 3 £30,000 -
Folkestone +5 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Dover 0 2 £27,500 -
Sittingbourne +11 1 - -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 44 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
3 33 (48.53%) Microsoft Office
4 29 (42.65%) Windows Server
5 28 (41.18%) VMware
6 25 (36.76%) MS Exchange
7 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (26.47%) MCP
11 17 (25.00%) LAN
11 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
12 16 (23.53%) A+ Certification
13 15 (22.06%) SharePoint
13 15 (22.06%) WAN
13 15 (22.06%) MCSE
13 15 (22.06%) Windows 10
14 14 (20.59%) Migration
14 14 (20.59%) CCNA
14 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (19.12%) DNS
15 13 (19.12%) Finance
16 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
18 9 (13.24%) DHCP
18 9 (13.24%) Skype for Business

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 25 (36.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.06%) SharePoint
3 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (13.24%) Skype for Business
6 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.47%) CMS
7 1 (1.47%) IIS
7 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.94%) Yammer
4 1 (1.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) LAN
2 15 (22.06%) WAN
3 13 (19.12%) DNS
4 9 (13.24%) DHCP
5 8 (11.76%) Firewall
5 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.29%) Skype
7 3 (4.41%) VoIP
8 2 (2.94%) ADSL
8 2 (2.94%) SMS
8 2 (2.94%) VLAN
8 2 (2.94%) VPN
8 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) 4G
9 1 (1.47%) Broadband
9 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.47%) SAN
9 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.47%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.47%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) IT Support
2 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) IT Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) IT Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (13.24%) Office 365 Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) IT Technician
6 7 (10.29%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Wintel Support
6 7 (10.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.88%) Replication
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) PDA
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) iPhone
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server
3 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 15 (22.06%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Migration
2 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
3 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.41%) Content Management
5 3 (4.41%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (4.41%) Project Management
5 3 (4.41%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.94%) IT Audit
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL
6 2 (2.94%) Operations Management
6 2 (2.94%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (2.94%) Process Improvement
6 2 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (1.47%) BCP
7 1 (1.47%) Change Management
7 1 (1.47%) ERP
7 1 (1.47%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) C#
1 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Perl
2 1 (1.47%) PHP
2 1 (1.47%) Python
2 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (26.47%) MCP
3 16 (23.53%) A+ Certification
4 15 (22.06%) MCSE
5 14 (20.59%) CCNA
5 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (11.76%) MCITP
7 5 (7.35%) Degree
8 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
8 4 (5.88%) PMP
9 2 (2.94%) MCSA
10 1 (1.47%) CCNP
10 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.47%) MCDST
10 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (4.41%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.41%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.94%) MetaFrame
5 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.94%) vSphere
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
5 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 28 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Cisco
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) HP
4 4 (5.88%) Meraki
4 4 (5.88%) Veeam
5 2 (2.94%) Capita
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Aruba
6 1 (1.47%) Avaya
6 1 (1.47%) CommVault
6 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.47%) Okta
6 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.47%) Sage
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL