Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 136 192
Rank change year-on-year +24 +56 +31
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 114 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.01% 1.49% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.11% 14.37% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 95 64 35
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +8.75% +21.21%
10th Percentile £20,000 £23,831 £21,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £62,400
UK median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -1.32% -10.59%

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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 808 536 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.27% 10.36% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 351 264
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -0.62%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Scotland

Office 365
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Scotland

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Scotland

Office 365
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -8 44 £39,966 -18.44% 6
Edinburgh +15 41 £39,500 -1.25% 8
South Lanarkshire -1 10 £43,000 +43.33%
Fife - 6 £19,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 5 £47,500 -
East Ayrshire - 3 £20,000 -
Aberdeen -3 1 - - 1
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 70 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 65 (57.02%) Active Directory
3 57 (50.00%) Windows
4 46 (40.35%) SharePoint
5 43 (37.72%) VMware
6 41 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (32.46%) PowerShell
7 37 (32.46%) ITIL
8 34 (29.82%) Windows Server
9 31 (27.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
11 27 (23.68%) SQL
12 26 (22.81%) Skype for Business
13 24 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (21.05%) Cisco
14 23 (20.18%) SCCM
15 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
16 20 (17.54%) Linux
17 18 (15.79%) DNS
17 18 (15.79%) DHCP
17 18 (15.79%) Citrix
17 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (15.79%) Data Centre
18 17 (14.91%) MS Exchange
18 17 (14.91%) SCOM
19 16 (14.04%) Skype
19 16 (14.04%) VMware ESXi
20 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (12.28%) Finance
22 13 (11.40%) Symantec

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 46 (40.35%) SharePoint
2 26 (22.81%) Skype for Business
3 17 (14.91%) MS Exchange
4 12 (10.53%) IIS
5 5 (4.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.88%) JBoss
8 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.75%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.51%) Sage 200
3 4 (3.51%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 41 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (3.51%) SaaS
6 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.75%) IaaS
6 2 (1.75%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.75%) PaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.79%) DHCP
1 18 (15.79%) DNS
2 16 (14.04%) Skype
3 12 (10.53%) Firewall
3 12 (10.53%) LAN
3 12 (10.53%) WAN
4 11 (9.65%) VPN
5 10 (8.77%) Unified Communications
6 9 (7.89%) VLAN
6 9 (7.89%) Wireless
7 5 (4.39%) S/MIME
7 5 (4.39%) VoIP
8 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.63%) Internet
9 3 (2.63%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.75%) SAN
10 2 (1.75%) SMTP
10 2 (1.75%) SSL
10 2 (1.75%) Telnet
10 2 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) JIRA
1 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Publishing
2 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
3 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Billing
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Analyst
2 14 (12.28%) Administrator
3 10 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.02%) Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) IT Support
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.39%) Architect
8 5 (4.39%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) CSS
1 7 (6.14%) REST
1 7 (6.14%) Web Services
2 6 (5.26%) HTML
3 5 (4.39%) .NET
3 5 (4.39%) jQuery
3 5 (4.39%) XML
4 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.63%) CSS3
4 3 (2.63%) HTML5
4 3 (2.63%) JSON
4 3 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.14%) iPhone
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.39%) PKI
4 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.51%) PMI
5 3 (2.63%) Clustering
5 3 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.63%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.00%) Windows
2 34 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 20 (17.54%) Linux
4 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (11.40%) Windows 10
6 12 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (9.65%) Windows 7
8 9 (7.89%) Unix
9 7 (6.14%) Solaris
10 6 (5.26%) Windows Phone
10 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.51%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.75%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.88%) AIX
14 1 (0.88%) Android
14 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) ITIL
2 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.40%) IT Strategy
4 11 (9.65%) CRM
5 10 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.02%) Open Source
7 7 (6.14%) BCP
7 7 (6.14%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.14%) Change Management
7 7 (6.14%) DevOps
7 7 (6.14%) Load Balancing
7 7 (6.14%) Release Management
8 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (5.26%) Information Security
8 6 (5.26%) Innovative Thinking
8 6 (5.26%) Migration
8 6 (5.26%) Patch Management
8 6 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.46%) PowerShell
2 27 (23.68%) SQL
3 7 (6.14%) C#
4 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.51%) Java
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) Python
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.65%) Degree
3 10 (8.77%) MCSE
3 10 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.02%) HND
5 7 (6.14%) CCNA
5 7 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.26%) CCNP
7 5 (4.39%) MCP
8 4 (3.51%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.75%) CCIE
10 2 (1.75%) CISSP
10 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.75%) ECDL
10 2 (1.75%) MCSA
11 1 (0.88%) ISEB
11 1 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) SLA
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) GDPR
3 2 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (57.02%) Active Directory
2 31 (27.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 16 (14.04%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (7.89%) XenApp
6 8 (7.02%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.14%) vSphere
8 6 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.39%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (20.18%) SCCM
2 17 (14.91%) SCOM
3 9 (7.89%) Ansible
4 7 (6.14%) FortiGate
4 7 (6.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 6 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 6 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (5.26%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.26%) Puppet
6 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.88%) DameWare
8 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 43 (37.72%) VMware
3 24 (21.05%) Cisco
4 18 (15.79%) Citrix
5 13 (11.40%) Symantec
6 10 (8.77%) Dell
7 8 (7.02%) F5
8 7 (6.14%) Fortinet
8 7 (6.14%) Juniper
8 7 (6.14%) NetApp
8 7 (6.14%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.14%) Trend Micro
9 6 (5.26%) Apple
9 6 (5.26%) Avaya
9 6 (5.26%) CA
9 6 (5.26%) Google
9 6 (5.26%) Palo Alto
9 6 (5.26%) Sophos
9 6 (5.26%) Varonis
10 4 (3.51%) Sage