Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > London
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 55 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 +19 +67
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 3,026 2,978 2,838
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 6.38% 4.85% 4.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.57% 15.76% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,750 2,607 2,617
Median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +4.92%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,258 18,895 18,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.50% 30.80% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14,845 15,359 15,070
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in London

Office 365
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in London

Office 365
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in London over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in London

Office 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 Office 365 within the London region over the 6 months to 7 April 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
Central London +3 707 £49,778 +17.12% 97
West London -1 150 £45,000 -5.26% 31
South London +30 121 £41,250 -2.94% 7
East London +6 44 £38,000 +16.03% 12
North London -8 30 £32,500 -27.78% 7
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 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 London region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 1,976 (65.30%) Windows
2 1,756 (58.03%) Microsoft
3 1,650 (54.53%) Active Directory
4 1,407 (46.50%) Azure
5 881 (29.11%) Windows Server
6 834 (27.56%) VMware
7 829 (27.40%) Windows 10
8 634 (20.95%) Microsoft Office
9 589 (19.46%) Finance
10 570 (18.84%) SharePoint
10 570 (18.84%) SCCM
11 536 (17.71%) ITIL
12 518 (17.12%) PowerShell
13 496 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 496 (16.39%) Citrix
14 466 (15.40%) AWS
15 442 (14.61%) Cisco
16 432 (14.28%) Firewall
17 431 (14.24%) DNS
18 407 (13.45%) MS Exchange
19 352 (11.63%) Hyper-V
20 349 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 348 (11.50%) DHCP
22 346 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 342 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
24 339 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
25 319 (10.54%) Migration
26 308 (10.18%) Microsoft Intune
27 305 (10.08%) Azure Active Directory
28 295 (9.75%) Windows Server 2016

Office 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
1 570 (18.84%) SharePoint
2 407 (13.45%) MS Exchange
3 215 (7.11%) Skype for Business
4 169 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 104 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 94 (3.11%) IIS
7 31 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 23 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.50%) Confluence
11 14 (0.46%) CMS
11 14 (0.46%) Drupal
12 11 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.30%) Umbraco
14 8 (0.26%) Apache
14 8 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (0.23%) JBoss
16 4 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 634 (20.95%) Microsoft Office
2 126 (4.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (0.76%) AutoCAD
5 14 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.26%) SketchUp
8 7 (0.23%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.17%) Camtasia
9 5 (0.17%) Snagit
10 3 (0.099%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.066%) ProjectWise
12 1 (0.033%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.033%) InDesign
12 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 59 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.33%) Elite 3E
4 7 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.099%) Shopify
6 2 (0.066%) Eikon
6 2 (0.066%) Magento
6 2 (0.066%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.066%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.066%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.066%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.066%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.033%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.033%) FastStats
7 1 (0.033%) Infor CloudSuite
7 1 (0.033%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.033%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.033%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1,407 (46.50%) Azure
2 466 (15.40%) AWS
3 305 (10.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 157 (5.19%) Power Platform
5 150 (4.96%) OneDrive
6 126 (4.16%) SaaS
7 119 (3.93%) IaaS
8 114 (3.77%) PaaS
9 102 (3.37%) PowerApps
10 95 (3.14%) Mimecast
11 77 (2.54%) G Suite
12 63 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
13 40 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
14 39 (1.29%) GCP
15 32 (1.06%) Microsoft Flow
16 29 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 29 (0.96%) ShareGate
17 25 (0.83%) Yammer
18 17 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
19 16 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 432 (14.28%) Firewall
2 431 (14.24%) DNS
3 348 (11.50%) DHCP
4 293 (9.68%) LAN
5 278 (9.19%) Skype
6 277 (9.15%) WAN
7 262 (8.66%) VPN
8 244 (8.06%) TCP/IP
9 182 (6.01%) SAN
10 174 (5.75%) VoIP
11 136 (4.49%) Internet
12 111 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
13 95 (3.14%) Unified Communications
14 84 (2.78%) Wireless
15 73 (2.41%) NetScaler
16 67 (2.21%) Network Security
17 66 (2.18%) VLAN
18 50 (1.65%) MPLS
19 47 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
20 45 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 83 (2.74%) Power BI
3 71 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
5 25 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (0.66%) Blockchain
7 20 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
9 18 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
10 17 (0.56%) MySQL
11 14 (0.46%) Data Lake
12 12 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 9 (0.30%) SSDT
15 8 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.26%) FileMaker
15 8 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 77 (2.54%) JIRA
2 35 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 22 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 15 (0.50%) MSI
5 14 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.20%) GitLab
8 6 (0.20%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.13%) Chocolatey
9 4 (0.13%) Selenium
10 3 (0.099%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.099%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.099%) YouTrack
11 2 (0.066%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.066%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.066%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.033%) AdminStudio
12 1 (0.033%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.033%) InstallShield
General
1 589 (19.46%) Finance
2 123 (4.06%) Law
3 120 (3.97%) Legal
4 79 (2.61%) Retail
5 77 (2.54%) Banking
6 72 (2.38%) Public Sector
7 52 (1.72%) Marketing
8 50 (1.65%) Advertising
8 50 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 29 (0.96%) Back Office
9 29 (0.96%) Front Office
9 29 (0.96%) Local Government
10 27 (0.89%) Billing
11 14 (0.46%) Digital Economy
12 13 (0.43%) Publishing
13 11 (0.36%) Games
14 6 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 525 (17.35%) Analyst
2 465 (15.37%) Support Engineer
3 366 (12.10%) IT Support
4 277 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 274 (9.05%) Consultant
6 262 (8.66%) Support Analyst
7 224 (7.40%) Architect
8 212 (7.01%) IT Engineer
9 208 (6.87%) 2nd Line Support
10 188 (6.21%) Desktop Support
11 174 (5.75%) IT Analyst
12 156 (5.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 153 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
14 129 (4.26%) Administrator
15 119 (3.93%) Service Analyst
16 113 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 110 (3.64%) IT Support Analyst
18 108 (3.57%) IT Manager
19 107 (3.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
20 97 (3.21%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (2.51%) .NET
2 64 (2.12%) HTML
3 58 (1.92%) CSS
4 50 (1.65%) LDAP
5 45 (1.49%) Web Services
6 35 (1.16%) ASP.NET
7 21 (0.69%) React
8 18 (0.59%) AngularJS
9 17 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (0.56%) JSON
9 17 (0.56%) WCF
10 16 (0.53%) .NET Framework
11 15 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (0.50%) Entity Framework
12 14 (0.46%) jQuery
12 14 (0.46%) LAMP
13 11 (0.36%) Ajax
13 11 (0.36%) XML
14 9 (0.30%) HTML5
14 9 (0.30%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 232 (7.67%) Data Centre
2 165 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (5.12%) Video Conferencing
4 110 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 94 (3.11%) Public Cloud
6 78 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 74 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
8 60 (1.98%) iPhone
8 60 (1.98%) User Experience
9 48 (1.59%) Smartphone
10 43 (1.42%) iPad
11 42 (1.39%) Blackberry
12 37 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
12 37 (1.22%) Private Cloud
13 36 (1.19%) Driving Licence
14 29 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
14 29 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
14 29 (0.96%) Mobile App
15 28 (0.93%) Replication
16 26 (0.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1,976 (65.30%) Windows
2 881 (29.11%) Windows Server
3 829 (27.40%) Windows 10
4 339 (11.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 295 (9.75%) Windows Server 2016
6 285 (9.42%) Windows 7
7 171 (5.65%) Linux
8 155 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 147 (4.86%) Android
10 130 (4.30%) Apple iOS
11 107 (3.54%) Mac OS X
12 76 (2.51%) Mac OS
13 63 (2.08%) Windows Server 2019
14 45 (1.49%) Unix
15 30 (0.99%) Windows 8
16 28 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (0.56%) VMS
17 17 (0.56%) Windows XP
18 15 (0.50%) Windows Phone
19 7 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (17.71%) ITIL
2 346 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 342 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
4 319 (10.54%) Migration
5 222 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
6 213 (7.04%) Project Management
7 178 (5.88%) Project Delivery
8 163 (5.39%) Information Security
9 138 (4.56%) Change Management
10 135 (4.46%) Presales
11 129 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
12 127 (4.20%) DevOps
13 125 (4.13%) Service Delivery
14 120 (3.97%) Business Intelligence
15 119 (3.93%) CRM
16 116 (3.83%) Incident Management
16 116 (3.83%) Service Management
17 112 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
18 102 (3.37%) Mobile Device Management
18 102 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 518 (17.12%) PowerShell
2 283 (9.35%) SQL
3 75 (2.48%) Python
4 72 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 67 (2.21%) C#
6 48 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 44 (1.45%) VBScript
8 39 (1.29%) VBA
9 34 (1.12%) C
10 24 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 22 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 20 (0.66%) Perl
13 10 (0.33%) Java
14 6 (0.20%) C++
14 6 (0.20%) Go
15 5 (0.17%) RPG
15 5 (0.17%) RPG III
15 5 (0.17%) RPG IV
15 5 (0.17%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 349 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 196 (6.48%) Degree
3 149 (4.92%) MCSE
4 145 (4.79%) MCSA
5 141 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
6 91 (3.01%) CCNA
7 87 (2.88%) CISSP
8 78 (2.58%) MCP
9 72 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 49 (1.62%) MCITP
11 43 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 41 (1.35%) CISM
13 34 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (0.96%) CCNP
15 25 (0.83%) CISA
16 24 (0.79%) CCSP
17 23 (0.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 22 (0.73%) DBS Check
19 21 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
20 19 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (8.33%) SLA
2 93 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (1.82%) GDPR
4 33 (1.09%) QA
5 28 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
6 27 (0.89%) PMO
7 25 (0.83%) NIST
8 22 (0.73%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.23%) NCSC
10 6 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 5 (0.17%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.13%) NIST 800
13 2 (0.066%) COBIT
13 2 (0.066%) ISO 31000
13 2 (0.066%) RMADS
14 1 (0.033%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 1 (0.033%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1,650 (54.53%) Active Directory
2 496 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 352 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 200 (6.61%) XenApp
5 192 (6.35%) XenDesktop
6 129 (4.26%) vSphere
7 85 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 38 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 30 (0.99%) Terminal Services
10 29 (0.96%) Terminal Server
11 23 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
12 21 (0.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 17 (0.56%) BitLocker
14 16 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
15 15 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (0.46%) Docker
17 10 (0.33%) Firmware
17 10 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
18 6 (0.20%) DFS Replication
18 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 570 (18.84%) SCCM
2 308 (10.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 63 (2.08%) vCenter Server
4 50 (1.65%) SCOM
5 48 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
6 39 (1.29%) WSUS
7 34 (1.12%) Ansible
8 32 (1.06%) Backup Exec
8 32 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
9 28 (0.93%) XenMobile
10 22 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (0.69%) Terraform
12 19 (0.63%) Puppet
13 15 (0.50%) Avamar
13 15 (0.50%) SCVMM
14 14 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 13 (0.43%) AirWatch
15 13 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
16 12 (0.40%) FortiGate
16 12 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1,756 (58.03%) Microsoft
2 834 (27.56%) VMware
3 496 (16.39%) Citrix
4 442 (14.61%) Cisco
5 221 (7.30%) Apple
6 144 (4.76%) HP
7 100 (3.30%) Dell
8 90 (2.97%) Avaya
9 86 (2.84%) Bloomberg
10 82 (2.71%) Adobe
11 81 (2.68%) iManage
12 78 (2.58%) Google
13 74 (2.45%) Meraki
14 69 (2.28%) Reuters
15 67 (2.21%) Veeam
16 60 (1.98%) Sophos
17 56 (1.85%) Mitel
18 55 (1.82%) EMC
19 53 (1.75%) ServiceNow
20 52 (1.72%) Polycom