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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 127 141
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 59 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.18% 1.50% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.67% 19.11% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

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 300 225 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.07% 7.83% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 202 131 92
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Glasgow +22 25 £38,000 -18.71% 1
Edinburgh -2 25 £41,500 -22.79% 6
Fife +8 4 £44,000 +193.33%
North Lanarkshire - 3 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire -3 1 £28,500 -5.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £65,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 62 (72.94%) Microsoft
2 48 (56.47%) Windows
3 45 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 41 (48.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 30 (35.29%) SQL
6 28 (32.94%) Microsoft Office
7 27 (31.76%) SharePoint
8 25 (29.41%) Hyper-V
9 23 (27.06%) PowerShell
10 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (24.71%) ITIL
10 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
11 20 (23.53%) Skype for Business
12 19 (22.35%) CRM
12 19 (22.35%) MS Exchange
13 18 (21.18%) LAN
13 18 (21.18%) Finance
13 18 (21.18%) VMware
13 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (20.00%) WAN
15 16 (18.82%) Dynamics CRM
16 15 (17.65%) Degree
16 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
17 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Intune
17 14 (16.47%) DHCP
17 14 (16.47%) DNS
18 13 (15.29%) Linux
18 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (15.29%) SCCM

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 27 (31.76%) SharePoint
2 20 (23.53%) Skype for Business
3 19 (22.35%) MS Exchange
4 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (10.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (8.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.53%) FileNet
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.18%) Apache
9 1 (1.18%) IIS
9 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (32.94%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.53%) iTrent
2 3 (3.53%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.35%) IaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Yammer
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) LAN
2 17 (20.00%) WAN
3 14 (16.47%) DHCP
3 14 (16.47%) DNS
4 12 (14.12%) Skype
5 9 (10.59%) Firewall
6 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.06%) VoIP
8 3 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.53%) VPN
9 2 (2.35%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.35%) Network Security
9 2 (2.35%) WLAN
10 1 (1.18%) IMAP
10 1 (1.18%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.18%) NAS
10 1 (1.18%) PBX
10 1 (1.18%) PPTP
10 1 (1.18%) SAN
10 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Billing
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (14.12%) Consultant
1 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (8.24%) Analyst
2 7 (8.24%) Architect
2 7 (8.24%) Office 365 Consultant
3 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
3 6 (7.06%) Technical Leader
4 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (5.88%) Administrator
4 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (5.88%) IT Support
4 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (4.71%) Cloud Consultant
5 4 (4.71%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
6 3 (3.53%) Applications Developer
6 3 (3.53%) Developer
6 3 (3.53%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) HTML
2 7 (8.24%) CSS
3 4 (4.71%) .NET
4 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.35%) jQuery
4 2 (2.35%) React
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.24%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.71%) Replication
4 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.53%) IVR
4 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.53%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (56.47%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.29%) Linux
5 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (9.41%) Ubuntu
7 7 (8.24%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) ITIL
2 19 (22.35%) CRM
3 11 (12.94%) IT Strategy
4 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.59%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (10.59%) Translating Business Requirements
6 8 (9.41%) Asset Management
7 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.24%) Change Management
7 7 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.06%) Investment Management
9 5 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.71%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.71%) Service Management
11 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.53%) ITSM
11 3 (3.53%) Migration
11 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.53%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) SQL
2 23 (27.06%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) C#
5 3 (3.53%) Java
5 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.41%) MCP
4 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.06%) MCSE
6 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.71%) CCNA
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.71%) CISSP
8 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.35%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.35%) MCITP
8 2 (2.35%) MCTS
8 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.18%) CCNP
9 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 45 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (10.59%) XenApp
6 7 (8.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (8.24%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.53%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
8 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.18%) LXC
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (15.29%) SCCM
3 11 (12.94%) SCOM
4 9 (10.59%) Ansible
4 9 (10.59%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.59%) Puppet
5 7 (8.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (8.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.53%) WSUS
7 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.18%) SCSM
8 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (72.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) VMware
3 12 (14.12%) Cisco
3 12 (14.12%) Citrix
4 9 (10.59%) CA
4 9 (10.59%) Symantec
4 9 (10.59%) Varonis
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle
6 5 (5.88%) Sophos
7 3 (3.53%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.53%) Northgate
8 2 (2.35%) Apple
8 2 (2.35%) Google
8 2 (2.35%) HP
8 2 (2.35%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.18%) EMC
9 1 (1.18%) IBM
9 1 (1.18%) NetApp
9 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
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