Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 39 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23 +40
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1,109 3,378 3,011
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.62% 6.19% 4.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.83% 17.08% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 3,110 2,743
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8,641 19,775 19,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.77% 36.22% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,315 16,331 15,374
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £108,250 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -5 256 £52,500 +16.67% 33
West London +15 67 £47,500 +18.75% 15
South London -5 41 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East London +3 15 £32,500 +0.12% 7
North London 0 9 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 710 (64.02%) Azure
2 701 (63.21%) Microsoft
3 630 (56.81%) Windows
4 605 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 325 (29.31%) Windows Server
6 306 (27.59%) VMware
7 292 (26.33%) PowerShell
8 284 (25.61%) Windows 10
9 243 (21.91%) AWS
9 243 (21.91%) SharePoint
10 237 (21.37%) Firewall
11 229 (20.65%) Microsoft Office
12 226 (20.38%) Cisco
12 226 (20.38%) Finance
13 185 (16.68%) Azure Active Directory
14 180 (16.23%) SCCM
15 179 (16.14%) Microsoft Intune
16 172 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 168 (15.15%) ITIL
18 167 (15.06%) Citrix
19 164 (14.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 148 (13.35%) MS Exchange
21 145 (13.07%) DNS
22 140 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
23 126 (11.36%) VPN
23 126 (11.36%) SQL
24 124 (11.18%) Migration
25 119 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
25 119 (10.73%) Hyper-V
26 116 (10.46%) IaaS

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
1 243 (21.91%) SharePoint
2 148 (13.35%) MS Exchange
3 98 (8.84%) Skype for Business
4 45 (4.06%) IIS
5 37 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (2.16%) Confluence
8 18 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.72%) CMS
11 6 (0.54%) Mendix
11 6 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.45%) Apache
12 5 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.27%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.18%) nginx
15 1 (0.090%) Drupal
15 1 (0.090%) Moodle
15 1 (0.090%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 229 (20.65%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.27%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.18%) Revit
7 1 (0.090%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.090%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.090%) InDesign
7 1 (0.090%) LightWave 3D
7 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.090%) MODO
7 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 63 (5.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.45%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.090%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.090%) Endur
4 1 (0.090%) HealthRoster
4 1 (0.090%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 710 (64.02%) Azure
2 243 (21.91%) AWS
3 185 (16.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 116 (10.46%) IaaS
5 81 (7.30%) PaaS
6 64 (5.77%) SaaS
7 61 (5.50%) Dynamics 365
7 61 (5.50%) OneDrive
8 51 (4.60%) Power Platform
9 44 (3.97%) Slack
10 43 (3.88%) GCP
11 39 (3.52%) PowerApps
12 33 (2.98%) Mimecast
13 29 (2.61%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 23 (2.07%) Route 53
15 15 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
16 14 (1.26%) G Suite
17 8 (0.72%) Logic Apps
17 8 (0.72%) Serverless
18 7 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 237 (21.37%) Firewall
2 145 (13.07%) DNS
3 126 (11.36%) VPN
4 113 (10.19%) Skype
5 111 (10.01%) DHCP
6 106 (9.56%) LAN
7 95 (8.57%) WAN
8 78 (7.03%) Network Security
9 76 (6.85%) TCP/IP
10 59 (5.32%) VoIP
11 58 (5.23%) SAN
12 57 (5.14%) Unified Communications
13 55 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
14 50 (4.51%) Wireless
15 49 (4.42%) Internet
16 47 (4.24%) NetScaler
17 42 (3.79%) PBX
18 30 (2.71%) IPsec
19 28 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
19 28 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.34%) Power BI
3 20 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
4 16 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (1.08%) Big Data
6 10 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.63%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.54%) MySQL
8 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.36%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.36%) Tableau
11 3 (0.27%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.18%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (3.70%) JIRA
2 30 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (2.61%) Visual Studio
4 19 (1.71%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.72%) Bitbucket
7 6 (0.54%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.54%) GitLab
8 5 (0.45%) Selenium
9 3 (0.27%) Gradle
9 3 (0.27%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.27%) MSI
9 3 (0.27%) NUnit
9 3 (0.27%) Snyk
9 3 (0.27%) xUnit.net
10 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.18%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.18%) Postman
11 1 (0.090%) Subversion
General
1 226 (20.38%) Finance
2 50 (4.51%) Banking
3 49 (4.42%) Public Sector
4 45 (4.06%) Manufacturing
4 45 (4.06%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.70%) Marketing
6 32 (2.89%) Law
7 30 (2.71%) Electronics
8 26 (2.34%) Retail
9 23 (2.07%) Legal
10 14 (1.26%) Advertising
11 13 (1.17%) Front Office
12 7 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.63%) Publishing
13 6 (0.54%) Back Office
13 6 (0.54%) Games
13 6 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.27%) Local Government
15 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 135 (12.17%) Analyst
3 123 (11.09%) Support Engineer
4 76 (6.85%) Consultant
5 73 (6.58%) Security Engineer
6 70 (6.31%) IT Engineer
7 67 (6.04%) Network Engineer
8 65 (5.86%) Architect
9 59 (5.32%) IT Support
10 53 (4.78%) Office 365 Engineer
11 51 (4.60%) Desktop Support
12 50 (4.51%) Azure Engineer
13 48 (4.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 48 (4.33%) Team Leader
14 45 (4.06%) IT Manager
15 44 (3.97%) Developer
15 44 (3.97%) Support Analyst
16 43 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
16 43 (3.88%) Administrator
16 43 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.98%) .NET
2 25 (2.25%) Web Services
3 18 (1.62%) LDAP
4 15 (1.35%) OAuth
5 14 (1.26%) WSH
6 9 (0.81%) Middleware
6 9 (0.81%) REST
7 8 (0.72%) SAML
8 7 (0.63%) JSON
9 6 (0.54%) XML
10 5 (0.45%) CSS
10 5 (0.45%) Flash
11 4 (0.36%) .NET Core
11 4 (0.36%) OpenID
11 4 (0.36%) pytest
11 4 (0.36%) RESTful
12 3 (0.27%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.27%) Gherkin
12 3 (0.27%) SOAP
12 3 (0.27%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (6.76%) Management Information System
2 55 (4.96%) Data Centre
3 40 (3.61%) User Experience
4 36 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (2.34%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
7 23 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
8 22 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 21 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (1.53%) Clustering
11 15 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.35%) Private Cloud
11 15 (1.35%) Smartphone
12 12 (1.08%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.08%) Thin Client
13 11 (0.99%) BYOD
14 10 (0.90%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.90%) PKI
15 9 (0.81%) iPhone
16 8 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 630 (56.81%) Windows
2 325 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 284 (25.61%) Windows 10
4 114 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (9.65%) Linux
6 101 (9.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 75 (6.76%) Windows 7
8 69 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (4.24%) Windows Server 2019
10 35 (3.16%) Mac OS X
11 26 (2.34%) Unix
12 24 (2.16%) CentOS
13 22 (1.98%) Mac OS
14 18 (1.62%) Windows 8
15 13 (1.17%) Android
16 10 (0.90%) VMS
17 7 (0.63%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
18 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
19 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (15.15%) ITIL
2 164 (14.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 140 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (11.18%) Migration
5 101 (9.11%) DevOps
6 85 (7.66%) Information Security
7 79 (7.12%) CRM
8 78 (7.03%) Cybersecurity
9 77 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
10 70 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
11 69 (6.22%) SIEM
12 64 (5.77%) Presales
13 63 (5.68%) Task Automation
14 60 (5.41%) Fintech
15 57 (5.14%) Service Delivery
16 56 (5.05%) Identity Management
16 56 (5.05%) Project Management
17 55 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
18 54 (4.87%) Security Operations
19 52 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 292 (26.33%) PowerShell
2 126 (11.36%) SQL
3 74 (6.67%) Python
4 54 (4.87%) C#
5 20 (1.80%) C
6 17 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 16 (1.44%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.17%) VB
8 13 (1.17%) VBScript
9 12 (1.08%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.36%) Java
10 4 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.27%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.27%) PHP
12 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.18%) VBA
13 1 (0.090%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.090%) C-shell
13 1 (0.090%) Korn
13 1 (0.090%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 119 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (8.03%) Degree
3 87 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (6.31%) CCNA
5 47 (4.24%) MCSE
6 41 (3.70%) CISSP
7 36 (3.25%) CISM
8 28 (2.52%) SANS
9 27 (2.43%) MCSA
10 24 (2.16%) Security Cleared
11 21 (1.89%) SC Cleared
12 18 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (1.26%) CCNP
13 14 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (1.17%) SSCP
15 12 (1.08%) MCP
15 12 (1.08%) RHCSA
16 11 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
16 11 (0.99%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.40%) SLA
2 55 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (3.97%) GDPR
4 30 (2.71%) NIST
5 9 (0.81%) QA
6 7 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.36%) NIST 800
8 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.18%) PMO
10 1 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 605 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 172 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (10.73%) Hyper-V
4 47 (4.24%) vSphere
5 37 (3.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 35 (3.16%) XenApp
6 35 (3.16%) XenDesktop
7 19 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.35%) Docker
8 15 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (1.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 11 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.72%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.54%) BitLocker
13 5 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.45%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.45%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.45%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 180 (16.23%) SCCM
2 179 (16.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 78 (7.03%) Ansible
4 69 (6.22%) Puppet
5 61 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.61%) Single Sign-On
7 27 (2.43%) Nagios
7 27 (2.43%) Terraform
8 24 (2.16%) QRadar
9 22 (1.98%) WSUS
10 19 (1.71%) SCVMM
11 17 (1.53%) Jamf Pro
12 12 (1.08%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (1.08%) Kubernetes
12 12 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (0.72%) CASB
13 8 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 5 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 701 (63.21%) Microsoft
2 306 (27.59%) VMware
3 226 (20.38%) Cisco
4 167 (15.06%) Citrix
5 72 (6.49%) Palo Alto
6 70 (6.31%) HP
7 63 (5.68%) CheckPoint
8 48 (4.33%) Meraki
8 48 (4.33%) Sophos
9 38 (3.43%) Apple
10 35 (3.16%) Avaya
11 32 (2.89%) Splunk
12 31 (2.80%) Veeam
13 30 (2.71%) SAP
14 29 (2.61%) Google
15 27 (2.43%) Red Hat
16 26 (2.34%) ArcSight
16 26 (2.34%) EMC
16 26 (2.34%) IBM
16 26 (2.34%) LogRhythm