Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 45 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 +23 +50
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1,603 3,117 2,919
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.95% 5.51% 4.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.44% 15.91% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,510 2,749 2,635
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £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 11,099 19,593 18,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.17% 34.66% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9,129 16,222 15,331
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,600
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.61% +7.20%

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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +2 400 £55,000 +29.41% 36
West London +8 90 £47,500 +11.76% 19
South London +10 67 £57,500 +43.75% 7
East London -2 18 £32,000 -0.78% 4
North London -10 10 £45,000 +51.26% 1
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 8 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 London region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 1,010 (63.01%) Windows
2 941 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 904 (56.39%) Azure
4 879 (54.83%) Active Directory
5 491 (30.63%) Windows Server
6 429 (26.76%) VMware
7 410 (25.58%) Windows 10
8 385 (24.02%) PowerShell
9 366 (22.83%) Finance
10 335 (20.90%) SharePoint
11 323 (20.15%) AWS
12 317 (19.78%) Microsoft Office
13 287 (17.90%) SCCM
14 279 (17.40%) Cisco
15 276 (17.22%) ITIL
16 275 (17.16%) Firewall
17 274 (17.09%) Citrix
18 264 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
19 260 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
20 243 (15.16%) DNS
21 228 (14.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 222 (13.85%) MS Exchange
23 217 (13.54%) Microsoft Intune
24 212 (13.23%) Windows Server 2012
25 205 (12.79%) Hyper-V
26 190 (11.85%) Migration
27 186 (11.60%) Windows Server 2016
28 185 (11.54%) SQL
29 182 (11.35%) DHCP
30 174 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 335 (20.90%) SharePoint
2 222 (13.85%) MS Exchange
3 98 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (6.11%) Skype for Business
4 78 (4.87%) IIS
5 47 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (1.50%) Confluence
8 20 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (0.87%) CMS
10 11 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.37%) Apache
12 6 (0.37%) Mendix
12 6 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.37%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.25%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.19%) Drupal
14 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 317 (19.78%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.37%) AutoCAD
4 6 (0.37%) SketchUp
5 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.12%) Revit
8 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.062%) InDesign
8 1 (0.062%) LightWave 3D
8 1 (0.062%) MODO
Business Applications
1 68 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.50%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.25%) FastStats
3 4 (0.25%) Unica
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.12%) Eikon
4 2 (0.12%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.12%) Shopify
4 2 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 2 (0.12%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.062%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.062%) HealthRoster
5 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 904 (56.39%) Azure
2 323 (20.15%) AWS
3 260 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 148 (9.23%) IaaS
5 134 (8.36%) PaaS
6 109 (6.80%) SaaS
7 91 (5.68%) Power Platform
8 80 (4.99%) OneDrive
9 66 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
9 66 (4.12%) Mimecast
9 66 (4.12%) PowerApps
10 47 (2.93%) GCP
11 32 (2.00%) G Suite
11 32 (2.00%) Slack
12 19 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (0.94%) Power Automate
14 14 (0.87%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 13 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (0.81%) Serverless
16 12 (0.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 275 (17.16%) Firewall
2 243 (15.16%) DNS
3 182 (11.35%) DHCP
4 167 (10.42%) VPN
5 141 (8.80%) LAN
6 131 (8.17%) Skype
7 129 (8.05%) TCP/IP
8 115 (7.17%) WAN
9 86 (5.36%) SAN
10 75 (4.68%) Network Security
10 75 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
11 71 (4.43%) VoIP
12 70 (4.37%) Internet
13 51 (3.18%) Wireless
14 49 (3.06%) NetScaler
15 46 (2.87%) Unified Communications
16 32 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
17 31 (1.93%) Cisco IOS
18 28 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
19 27 (1.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 60 (3.74%) Power BI
3 32 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
5 24 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.62%) Big Data
8 10 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (0.56%) MySQL
9 9 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.44%) Data Lake
11 7 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.31%) FileMaker
12 5 (0.31%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.25%) Cosmos DB
13 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (4.74%) JIRA
2 30 (1.87%) Visual Studio
3 23 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (0.62%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.44%) Selenium
6 5 (0.31%) GitLab
6 5 (0.31%) MSI
7 4 (0.25%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.19%) Gradle
8 3 (0.19%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.19%) Snyk
9 1 (0.062%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.062%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.062%) Redmine
9 1 (0.062%) Subversion
9 1 (0.062%) WinDbg
General
1 366 (22.83%) Finance
2 75 (4.68%) Law
3 64 (3.99%) Public Sector
4 58 (3.62%) Legal
5 53 (3.31%) Marketing
6 49 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 46 (2.87%) Retail
8 38 (2.37%) Banking
8 38 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.50%) Electronics
10 21 (1.31%) Local Government
11 16 (1.00%) Advertising
12 14 (0.87%) Front Office
13 10 (0.62%) Back Office
13 10 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.44%) Games
15 6 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.31%) Billing
16 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 217 (13.54%) Analyst
2 208 (12.98%) Support Engineer
3 193 (12.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 155 (9.67%) Consultant
5 123 (7.67%) Architect
6 115 (7.17%) IT Support
7 113 (7.05%) IT Engineer
8 94 (5.86%) Support Analyst
9 87 (5.43%) Desktop Support
10 70 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
11 64 (3.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 64 (3.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 60 (3.74%) IT Support Engineer
13 59 (3.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 58 (3.62%) IT Manager
15 57 (3.56%) Administrator
15 57 (3.56%) Developer
16 54 (3.37%) Team Leader
17 49 (3.06%) Office 365 Engineer
18 48 (2.99%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.31%) .NET
2 32 (2.00%) Web Services
3 20 (1.25%) LDAP
4 18 (1.12%) CSS
5 16 (1.00%) HTML
6 14 (0.87%) JSON
7 11 (0.69%) OAuth
8 8 (0.50%) OpenID
8 8 (0.50%) SailPoint
9 7 (0.44%) Middleware
10 6 (0.37%) SAML
11 5 (0.31%) REST
12 4 (0.25%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.25%) Flash
12 4 (0.25%) jQuery
12 4 (0.25%) pytest
12 4 (0.25%) XML
12 4 (0.25%) X-Windows
13 3 (0.19%) LAMP
13 3 (0.19%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 111 (6.92%) Data Centre
2 69 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 56 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
5 42 (2.62%) User Experience
6 41 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
7 33 (2.06%) Public Cloud
8 32 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 27 (1.68%) Private Cloud
10 25 (1.56%) Clustering
11 16 (1.00%) Replication
11 16 (1.00%) Smartphone
12 15 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
12 15 (0.94%) Hedge funds
12 15 (0.94%) iPhone
13 14 (0.87%) Fat Client
13 14 (0.87%) Thin Client
14 13 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,010 (63.01%) Windows
2 491 (30.63%) Windows Server
3 410 (25.58%) Windows 10
4 212 (13.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (11.60%) Windows Server 2016
6 133 (8.30%) Linux
7 120 (7.49%) Windows 7
8 106 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (3.43%) Windows Server 2019
10 46 (2.87%) Mac OS X
11 36 (2.25%) Unix
12 33 (2.06%) Apple iOS
12 33 (2.06%) Mac OS
13 30 (1.87%) Android
14 22 (1.37%) CentOS
15 19 (1.19%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.62%) VMS
17 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.25%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (17.22%) ITIL
2 228 (14.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 190 (11.85%) Migration
4 161 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
5 159 (9.92%) Problem-Solving
6 123 (7.67%) Project Management
7 116 (7.24%) DevOps
8 102 (6.36%) Presales
9 101 (6.30%) Information Security
10 100 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
11 92 (5.74%) CRM
12 84 (5.24%) Incident Management
13 82 (5.12%) Project Delivery
14 76 (4.74%) SIEM
15 75 (4.68%) Fintech
16 73 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
16 73 (4.55%) Service Delivery
17 65 (4.05%) Change Management
18 63 (3.93%) Cybersecurity
18 63 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 385 (24.02%) PowerShell
2 185 (11.54%) SQL
3 72 (4.49%) Python
4 38 (2.37%) C#
5 24 (1.50%) Bash Shell
6 19 (1.19%) JavaScript
7 18 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 17 (1.06%) C
9 11 (0.69%) Perl
10 10 (0.62%) VBA
11 9 (0.56%) VBScript
12 7 (0.44%) Java
13 5 (0.31%) RPG
13 5 (0.31%) RPG III
13 5 (0.31%) RPG IV
14 4 (0.25%) C++
15 3 (0.19%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.19%) Go
15 3 (0.19%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 174 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 112 (6.99%) Degree
3 106 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (4.43%) CCNA
5 65 (4.05%) MCSE
6 57 (3.56%) CISSP
7 56 (3.49%) MCSA
8 41 (2.56%) CISM
9 35 (2.18%) MCP
10 28 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 24 (1.50%) SANS
13 23 (1.43%) CISA
14 22 (1.37%) CCNP
15 17 (1.06%) Security Cleared
16 16 (1.00%) MCITP
17 15 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
17 15 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 15 (0.94%) SC Cleared
18 11 (0.69%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.05%) SLA
2 53 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (2.93%) GDPR
4 19 (1.19%) QA
5 14 (0.87%) NIST
6 10 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (0.50%) NIST 800
7 8 (0.50%) PMO
8 1 (0.062%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 879 (54.83%) Active Directory
2 264 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 205 (12.79%) Hyper-V
4 87 (5.43%) XenApp
5 82 (5.12%) XenDesktop
6 66 (4.12%) vSphere
7 36 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 36 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (1.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 18 (1.12%) Terminal Server
10 16 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.75%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.50%) BitLocker
13 8 (0.50%) Docker
14 6 (0.37%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.37%) Firmware
15 4 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 287 (17.90%) SCCM
2 217 (13.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 71 (4.43%) Ansible
4 54 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (3.37%) Puppet
5 48 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
6 34 (2.12%) SCOM
7 28 (1.75%) SCVMM
8 27 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
9 22 (1.37%) WSUS
10 20 (1.25%) QRadar
10 20 (1.25%) vCenter Server
11 17 (1.06%) Terraform
12 15 (0.94%) Backup Exec
13 14 (0.87%) Nagios
13 14 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 12 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
14 12 (0.75%) Jamf Pro
15 11 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
15 11 (0.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 941 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 429 (26.76%) VMware
3 279 (17.40%) Cisco
4 274 (17.09%) Citrix
5 88 (5.49%) HP
6 61 (3.81%) Dell
7 60 (3.74%) Apple
8 56 (3.49%) Meraki
9 55 (3.43%) Palo Alto
10 54 (3.37%) CheckPoint
11 49 (3.06%) Google
12 47 (2.93%) Sophos
13 45 (2.81%) EMC
14 40 (2.50%) Avaya
15 38 (2.37%) IBM
16 35 (2.18%) Splunk
17 29 (1.81%) Bloomberg
18 28 (1.75%) CyberArk
18 28 (1.75%) SAP
19 27 (1.68%) SolarWinds