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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK / Scotland
Rank 112 92 145
Rank change year-on-year -20 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 26 68 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.12% 2.33% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.88% 30.91% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 8
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +49.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 239 220 245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.31% 7.52% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 171 154 181
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -9 16 £62,500 +56.25% 5
Glasgow -7 7 £46,250 +7.55% 4
Aberdeen +6 3 £50,000 - 1
Renfrewshire 0 1 £41,000 +9.33%
West Lothian - 1 £29,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £28,000 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
4 23 (46.94%) Windows Server
5 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
6 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
7 16 (32.65%) ITIL
8 15 (30.61%) SCCM
8 15 (30.61%) SCOM
8 15 (30.61%) Skype for Business
8 15 (30.61%) Data Centre
9 14 (28.57%) VMware
10 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
10 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
11 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
11 11 (22.45%) Azure Active Directory
11 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
12 10 (20.41%) Cisco
12 10 (20.41%) Citrix
12 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
12 10 (20.41%) Skype
13 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Intune
13 9 (18.37%) WAN
13 9 (18.37%) DHCP
13 9 (18.37%) LAN
13 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.37%) MS Office

Office 365
Top Related 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 15 (30.61%) Skype for Business
2 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.04%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.04%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Skype
2 9 (18.37%) DHCP
2 9 (18.37%) LAN
2 9 (18.37%) WAN
3 8 (16.33%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) Firewall
5 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.08%) SAN
7 2 (4.08%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
8 1 (2.04%) SMTP
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
8 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) IT Support
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
4 7 (14.29%) Linux
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.08%) Android
9 1 (2.04%) CentOS
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3
3 7 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
4 6 (12.24%) IT Strategy
5 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Investment Management
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
7 3 (6.12%) ITSM
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.08%) Data Management
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (2.04%) IT Asset Management
9 1 (2.04%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.16%) MCSE
6 3 (6.12%) CCNA
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 1 (2.04%) MCITP
8 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (16.33%) BitLocker
5 6 (12.24%) XenApp
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) SCCM
1 15 (30.61%) SCOM
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (10.20%) Ansible
3 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 5 (10.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (10.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
3 10 (20.41%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) Symantec
5 5 (10.20%) CA
5 5 (10.20%) Varonis
6 4 (8.16%) Intel Security
6 4 (8.16%) WatchGuard
7 3 (6.12%) Apple
8 2 (4.08%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) Adobe
9 1 (2.04%) Lotus
9 1 (2.04%) Mitel
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) SAP
9 1 (2.04%) Sophos
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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