Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Kent
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 72 72
Rank change year-on-year +24 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 37 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.98% 3.23% 3.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.22% 27.56% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 52
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% +1.60% +11.61%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,025 £24,000
90th Percentile £54,600 £72,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -6.25%

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 183 156 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.68% 11.71% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 137 127 139
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £77,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 - 7 £32,500 - 1
Tonbridge -6 6 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Sittingbourne +8 3 £32,500 +44.44% 2
Stansted +3 3 £27,500 +44.74%
Sevenoaks +2 3 £32,000 +42.22%
West Malling +4 2 £33,750 -43.75%
Canterbury - 2 £27,000 -
Dartford +7 1 £37,500 +41.51% 1
Chatham +1 1 £55,000 +161.90%
Maidstone -7 1 £23,000 -45.88% 3
Queenborough - 1 £20,000 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
6 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
7 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (18.92%) Firewall
8 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
8 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
8 6 (16.22%) LAN
8 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
9 5 (13.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.51%) DNS
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.81%) VPN
10 4 (10.81%) Migration
10 4 (10.81%) SCCM
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (8.11%) Data Centre

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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) SaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.70%) Google Play
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
5 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) LAN
2 6 (16.22%) WAN
3 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) CTI
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) H.323
6 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
6 1 (2.70%) SMS
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) IT Support
2 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) IT Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Support Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.41%) Deskside Specialist
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) PDA
2 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Line Management
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.41%) Presales
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) BCP
6 1 (2.70%) Due Diligence
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.70%) Runbook
6 1 (2.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCSE
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) HNC
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
1 15 (40.54%) VMware
2 3 (8.11%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Genesys
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Nintex
4 1 (2.70%) Sage
4 1 (2.70%) Veeam
4 1 (2.70%) Verint