Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 31 80
Rank change year-on-year -4 +49 +45
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 97 213 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 6.09% 6.81% 3.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.02% 20.70% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 89 137 145
Median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,550 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,146 £56,150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £36,544 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.41% - -6.67%

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 646 1,029 1,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 40.55% 32.90% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 566 868 892
Median annual salary £50,000 £49,412 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Leeds

Office 365
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Leeds

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Leeds over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 54 (55.67%) Azure
2 52 (53.61%) Windows
2 52 (53.61%) Microsoft
3 38 (39.18%) Active Directory
4 32 (32.99%) Windows Server
5 28 (28.87%) VMware
6 27 (27.84%) Firewall
7 25 (25.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 23 (23.71%) MS Exchange
9 21 (21.65%) SQL
9 21 (21.65%) Cisco
10 20 (20.62%) ITIL
11 19 (19.59%) AWS
12 17 (17.53%) LAN
12 17 (17.53%) WAN
12 17 (17.53%) VPN
12 17 (17.53%) Citrix
13 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
14 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.40%) IIS
16 13 (13.40%) Linux
16 13 (13.40%) VoIP
17 12 (12.37%) DNS
17 12 (12.37%) Network Security
17 12 (12.37%) Windows 10
18 11 (11.34%) Wireless
19 10 (10.31%) Wireless Security

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 23 (23.71%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
3 13 (13.40%) IIS
4 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.12%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (55.67%) Azure
2 19 (19.59%) AWS
3 5 (5.15%) OneDrive
4 4 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.03%) GCP
6 1 (1.03%) IaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.03%) PaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.03%) SaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.84%) Firewall
2 17 (17.53%) LAN
2 17 (17.53%) VPN
2 17 (17.53%) WAN
3 13 (13.40%) VoIP
4 12 (12.37%) DNS
4 12 (12.37%) Network Security
5 11 (11.34%) Wireless
6 10 (10.31%) Wireless Security
7 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.19%) DHCP
8 6 (6.19%) VLAN
9 5 (5.15%) SAN
10 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.09%) HTTP
11 3 (3.09%) HTTPS
11 3 (3.09%) Internet
11 3 (3.09%) IPsec
11 3 (3.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (4.12%) MS Access
4 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon QuickSight
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.03%) Power BI
5 1 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.03%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Law
3 4 (4.12%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (16.49%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.46%) IT Support
4 12 (12.37%) Azure Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) IT Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) IT Technician
7 9 (9.28%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (9.28%) Security Specialist
7 9 (9.28%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (8.25%) Server Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) IT Support Technician
9 7 (7.22%) Network Security Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Network Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Network Security Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Network Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Security Specialist
9 7 (7.22%) Support Technician
10 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) .NET
1 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.09%) HTML
2 3 (3.09%) XML
2 3 (3.09%) XML Schema
3 2 (2.06%) COM
4 1 (1.03%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.03%) REST
4 1 (1.03%) WCF
4 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
1 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.12%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.12%) Social Media
3 3 (3.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) CCTV
4 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.03%) Handset
4 1 (1.03%) iPad
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.61%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Windows Server
3 13 (13.40%) Linux
4 12 (12.37%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) Unix
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.03%) MVS
8 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (20.62%) ITIL
3 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
3 10 (10.31%) Security Operations
3 10 (10.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 9 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (8.25%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (8.25%) Security Patching
5 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.25%) Service Management
6 7 (7.22%) Issue Tracking
6 7 (7.22%) Tech Ops
7 6 (6.19%) Change Management
7 6 (6.19%) Content Management
7 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Content Management
7 6 (6.19%) Presales
8 5 (5.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (5.15%) CRM
8 5 (5.15%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.12%) C#
4 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.06%) Python
5 2 (2.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.28%) MCSE
3 5 (5.15%) MCSA
3 5 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.12%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.06%) CCNA
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.03%) CCA
6 1 (1.03%) CCENT
6 1 (1.03%) CCNP
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.03%) Degree
6 1 (1.03%) MCP
6 1 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.03%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 38 (39.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.15%) Xen
5 2 (2.06%) Docker
5 2 (2.06%) XenApp
6 1 (1.03%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.03%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) SCCM
2 5 (5.15%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (4.12%) WSUS
4 3 (3.09%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.06%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 52 (53.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.87%) VMware
3 21 (21.65%) Cisco
4 17 (17.53%) Citrix
5 7 (7.22%) NetApp
6 5 (5.15%) Dell
6 5 (5.15%) EqualLogic
6 5 (5.15%) Veeam
7 4 (4.12%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.12%) Palo Alto
7 4 (4.12%) Sage
7 4 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.12%) Zerto
8 3 (3.09%) Juniper
8 3 (3.09%) New Relic
8 3 (3.09%) Splunk
9 1 (1.03%) Aruba
9 1 (1.03%) Becrypt
9 1 (1.03%) Mitel
9 1 (1.03%) MobileIron