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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Microsoft 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft 365 over the 6 months to 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 81 61 40
Rank change year-on-year -20 -21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 3,041 1,648 2,484
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.34% 4.84% 6.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.48% 10.30% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,551 1,483 2,134
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,300 £50,196 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.21% +0.39% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,875 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - - +6.25%

Microsoft 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35,860 16,002 15,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.14% 47.03% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16,792 12,264 12,868
10th Percentile £41,503 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £68,211
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.62% +4.94%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,050 £59,375 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.14% +3.26% +4.55%

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Microsoft 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in London

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in London.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in London

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in London over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in London

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 within the London region over the 6 months to 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +12 659 £55,000 +4.76% 94
South London +12 125 £32,000 -26.86% 13
West London -51 110 £45,000 -4.76% 38
East London -29 65 £36,000 -10.00% 28
North London -26 20 £35,000 -5.56% 4
Microsoft 365
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 1,868 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 1,749 (57.51%) Windows
3 1,584 (52.09%) Active Directory
4 1,515 (49.82%) Azure
5 869 (28.58%) Social Skills
6 743 (24.43%) ITIL
7 723 (23.78%) Windows 10
8 648 (21.31%) SharePoint
9 644 (21.18%) Windows Server
10 604 (19.86%) Finance
11 603 (19.83%) VMware
12 552 (18.15%) Azure Active Directory
13 530 (17.43%) PowerShell
14 525 (17.26%) Microsoft Office
15 475 (15.62%) Microsoft Intune
16 470 (15.46%) SCCM
17 452 (14.86%) Firewall
18 391 (12.86%) DNS
19 380 (12.50%) Citrix
20 368 (12.10%) Agile
20 368 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
21 367 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
22 333 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 325 (10.69%) AWS
24 302 (9.93%) DHCP
25 300 (9.87%) Power Platform
26 296 (9.73%) WAN
27 270 (8.88%) VPN
27 270 (8.88%) Cybersecurity
28 267 (8.78%) Migration

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 648 (21.31%) SharePoint
2 251 (8.25%) MS Exchange
3 96 (3.16%) IIS
4 28 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 27 (0.89%) Skype for Business
6 24 (0.79%) Confluence
7 23 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (0.69%) CMS
9 11 (0.36%) Apache
9 11 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (0.36%) WordPress
10 10 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.16%) JBoss
13 5 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.066%) SAS
Applications
1 525 (17.26%) Microsoft Office
2 111 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.59%) Chatbot
6 17 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
7 16 (0.53%) Acrobat
8 14 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.13%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.099%) Revit
11 3 (0.099%) SketchUp
12 2 (0.066%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.066%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.033%) InDesign
13 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 70 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 26 (0.85%) Sentinel
4 16 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.43%) Sage 200
6 9 (0.30%) Line 50
6 9 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.23%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.16%) MetaTrader
9 5 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.13%) BambooHR
10 4 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
11 3 (0.099%) Eikon
11 3 (0.099%) Elite 3E
11 3 (0.099%) SAP SRM
12 2 (0.066%) Northgate Housing
12 2 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.066%) Shopify
12 2 (0.066%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 1,515 (49.82%) Azure
2 552 (18.15%) Azure Active Directory
3 325 (10.69%) AWS
4 300 (9.87%) Power Platform
5 236 (7.76%) OneDrive
6 233 (7.66%) SaaS
7 147 (4.83%) PaaS
8 137 (4.51%) PowerApps
9 132 (4.34%) Mimecast
10 125 (4.11%) IaaS
11 114 (3.75%) Dynamics 365
12 112 (3.68%) Power Automate
13 87 (2.86%) Google Workspace
14 65 (2.14%) Azure Sentinel
15 45 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
16 38 (1.25%) GCP
17 37 (1.22%) Azure Monitor
18 31 (1.02%) Azure Logic Apps
18 31 (1.02%) GitHub
19 23 (0.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 452 (14.86%) Firewall
2 391 (12.86%) DNS
3 302 (9.93%) DHCP
4 296 (9.73%) WAN
5 270 (8.88%) VPN
6 249 (8.19%) LAN
7 214 (7.04%) TCP/IP
8 118 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
9 109 (3.58%) VoIP
10 101 (3.32%) SAN
11 92 (3.03%) VLAN
12 90 (2.96%) Network Security
13 88 (2.89%) Wireless
14 78 (2.56%) Internet
15 57 (1.87%) SSL
16 53 (1.74%) SD-WAN
17 44 (1.45%) Unified Communications
18 41 (1.35%) NAS
19 39 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
20 37 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 152 (5.00%) Power BI
3 34 (1.12%) MySQL
4 33 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 25 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (0.56%) UniData
9 16 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (0.39%) Big Data
11 12 (0.39%) MS Access
12 11 (0.36%) Data Lake
13 9 (0.30%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.30%) Oracle Database
13 9 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 85 (2.80%) JIRA
2 51 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 41 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 41 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 19 (0.62%) Bitbucket
5 16 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.43%) Subversion
7 12 (0.39%) TeamCity
8 11 (0.36%) Chocolatey
9 9 (0.30%) MSI
9 9 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (0.26%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.26%) Visual Studio Code
11 7 (0.23%) GCC
12 6 (0.20%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.099%) GitLab
14 2 (0.066%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.066%) NUnit
14 2 (0.066%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 869 (28.58%) Social Skills
2 604 (19.86%) Finance
3 204 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 199 (6.54%) Legal
5 174 (5.72%) Law
6 140 (4.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 93 (3.06%) Banking
8 90 (2.96%) Retail
9 89 (2.93%) Public Sector
10 85 (2.80%) Marketing
11 74 (2.43%) Organisational Skills
12 71 (2.33%) Documentation Skills
13 66 (2.17%) Telecoms
14 46 (1.51%) Presentation Skills
15 43 (1.41%) Back Office
15 43 (1.41%) Games
16 39 (1.28%) Advertising
17 35 (1.15%) Manufacturing
18 32 (1.05%) Influencing Skills
19 30 (0.99%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 690 (22.69%) Analyst
2 357 (11.74%) Support Engineer
3 352 (11.58%) IT Support
4 341 (11.21%) Support Analyst
5 273 (8.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 270 (8.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 204 (6.71%) IT Engineer
8 202 (6.64%) Desktop Support
9 179 (5.89%) IT Analyst
10 165 (5.43%) Architect
11 149 (4.90%) Service Analyst
12 144 (4.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 135 (4.44%) IT Manager
14 126 (4.14%) IT Support Engineer
15 124 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
16 121 (3.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 118 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
18 115 (3.78%) Consultant
19 109 (3.58%) Service Desk Analyst
20 102 (3.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (2.96%) .NET
2 35 (1.15%) React
3 31 (1.02%) ASP.NET
4 30 (0.99%) CSS
5 29 (0.95%) HTML
5 29 (0.95%) JSON
6 27 (0.89%) Web Services
7 25 (0.82%) SAML
8 23 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 21 (0.69%) LDAP
9 21 (0.69%) REST
10 19 (0.62%) Middleware
11 18 (0.59%) Entity Framework
12 15 (0.49%) OAuth
13 14 (0.46%) EDI
14 13 (0.43%) Microsoft Graph
15 11 (0.36%) XML
16 10 (0.33%) SOAP
17 9 (0.30%) .NET Core
17 9 (0.30%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 139 (4.57%) Data Centre
2 138 (4.54%) Self-Motivation
3 114 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 101 (3.32%) User Experience
5 77 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 68 (2.24%) Smartphone
7 58 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 49 (1.61%) iPhone
9 46 (1.51%) PKI
9 46 (1.51%) Public Cloud
10 45 (1.48%) IoT
11 37 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 33 (1.09%) Clustering
13 30 (0.99%) Private Cloud
14 28 (0.92%) e-Learning
14 28 (0.92%) Mobile App
15 27 (0.89%) Virtual Team
16 26 (0.85%) Replication
17 24 (0.79%) NHS
18 22 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1,749 (57.51%) Windows
2 723 (23.78%) Windows 10
3 644 (21.18%) Windows Server
4 251 (8.25%) Linux
5 196 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 194 (6.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 162 (5.33%) Mac OS
8 135 (4.44%) Android
9 123 (4.04%) Apple iOS
10 119 (3.91%) Windows Server 2019
11 78 (2.56%) Windows 7
12 60 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 58 (1.91%) Mac OS X
14 45 (1.48%) Unix
15 22 (0.72%) Windows 8
16 18 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (0.49%) VMS
18 14 (0.46%) CentOS
19 12 (0.39%) Ubuntu
20 10 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (24.43%) ITIL
2 368 (12.10%) Agile
2 368 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
3 333 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 270 (8.88%) Cybersecurity
5 267 (8.78%) Migration
6 262 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 249 (8.19%) Project Management
8 240 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 232 (7.63%) DevOps
10 226 (7.43%) Service Management
11 189 (6.22%) Change Management
12 178 (5.85%) Information Security
13 177 (5.82%) ITSM
14 176 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
15 160 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 158 (5.20%) Mobile Device Management
17 155 (5.10%) Asset Management
18 146 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
19 143 (4.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 530 (17.43%) PowerShell
2 261 (8.58%) SQL
3 105 (3.45%) C#
4 101 (3.32%) Python
5 67 (2.20%) Bash
6 51 (1.68%) JavaScript
7 36 (1.18%) Java
8 30 (0.99%) VBScript
9 26 (0.85%) TypeScript
10 25 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 22 (0.72%) VBA
12 20 (0.66%) C
13 16 (0.53%) PHP
14 13 (0.43%) Perl
15 12 (0.39%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (0.23%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.20%) Bicep
19 5 (0.16%) Objective-C
19 5 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 213 (7.00%) Degree
2 193 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 122 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (3.22%) CCNA
5 67 (2.20%) MCSE
6 57 (1.87%) CISSP
7 42 (1.38%) Security Cleared
8 41 (1.35%) CCNP
9 39 (1.28%) SC Cleared
10 38 (1.25%) MCSA
11 36 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
11 36 (1.18%) MCITP
12 35 (1.15%) A+ Certification
13 32 (1.05%) CISM
14 30 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
15 19 (0.62%) CompTIA Security+
16 18 (0.59%) CEH
16 18 (0.59%) DBS Check
17 16 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 16 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (6.35%) SLA
2 157 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 103 (3.39%) GDPR
4 87 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 70 (2.30%) QA
6 48 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 38 (1.25%) PCI DSS
8 35 (1.15%) NIST
9 20 (0.66%) PMO
9 20 (0.66%) SOC 2
10 16 (0.53%) SOC 1
11 15 (0.49%) NCSC
12 11 (0.36%) Accessibility
13 10 (0.33%) GRC
14 8 (0.26%) HIPAA
15 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 6 (0.20%) Data Quality
17 3 (0.099%) ISO 9001
17 3 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 2 (0.066%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1,584 (52.09%) Active Directory
2 367 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 137 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 99 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 90 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
6 77 (2.53%) vSphere
7 56 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
8 53 (1.74%) XenApp
9 41 (1.35%) Docker
10 40 (1.32%) XenDesktop
11 37 (1.22%) BitLocker
12 23 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
13 20 (0.66%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 19 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (0.53%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.33%) Firmware
16 10 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (0.30%) Snort
18 6 (0.20%) KVM
19 4 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 475 (15.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 470 (15.46%) SCCM
3 129 (4.24%) Jamf Pro
4 84 (2.76%) Terraform
5 72 (2.37%) Single Sign-On
6 61 (2.01%) Ansible
7 48 (1.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 43 (1.41%) Kubernetes
9 40 (1.32%) Puppet
10 32 (1.05%) SCOM
10 32 (1.05%) WSUS
11 31 (1.02%) FortiGate
12 28 (0.92%) Backup Exec
13 26 (0.85%) SCSM
14 23 (0.76%) CASB
15 17 (0.56%) AirWatch
15 17 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (0.53%) Nagios
17 15 (0.49%) QRadar
18 14 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1,868 (61.43%) Microsoft
2 603 (19.83%) VMware
3 380 (12.50%) Citrix
4 240 (7.89%) Cisco
5 206 (6.77%) Apple
6 133 (4.37%) ServiceNow
7 126 (4.14%) Meraki
8 112 (3.68%) Google
9 104 (3.42%) Veeam
10 93 (3.06%) HP
11 85 (2.80%) iManage
12 80 (2.63%) Adobe
13 78 (2.56%) Sophos
14 64 (2.10%) Dell
15 60 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
16 48 (1.58%) Intapp
16 48 (1.58%) Palo Alto
17 46 (1.51%) Oracle
18 43 (1.41%) Bloomberg
18 43 (1.41%) SAP