Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 83 147
Rank change year-on-year -1 +64 +118
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 373 383 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.68% 3.70% 2.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.50% 20.38% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 324 313 231
South West median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,250 £40,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -1.32%

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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,131 1,879 1,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.03% 18.15% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,715 1,575 1,091
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -8.05%
10th Percentile £26,925 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Dorset +18 118 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Bristol +12 97 £32,500 -7.14% 28
Gloucestershire -4 42 £40,000 +8.11% 15
Wiltshire -9 42 £31,500 +14.55% 15
Somerset 0 28 £32,500 - 11
Devon +7 23 £27,000 +8.00% 4
Cornwall -2 13 £29,500 +31.11% 4
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 264 (70.78%) Windows
2 253 (67.83%) Microsoft
3 171 (45.84%) Active Directory
4 132 (35.39%) Windows Server
5 117 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 106 (28.42%) VMware
7 91 (24.40%) MS Exchange
7 91 (24.40%) ITIL
8 89 (23.86%) Hyper-V
9 88 (23.59%) Windows 10
10 82 (21.98%) Firewall
11 78 (20.91%) SharePoint
12 69 (18.50%) Microsoft Office
13 68 (18.23%) SCCM
14 66 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 61 (16.35%) DNS
16 58 (15.55%) Citrix
17 52 (13.94%) SQL
18 51 (13.67%) Finance
19 49 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
20 48 (12.87%) Windows 7
20 48 (12.87%) DHCP
21 46 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
22 45 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
22 45 (12.06%) Cisco
23 44 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
24 43 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
25 42 (11.26%) Skype
25 42 (11.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 41 (10.99%) TCP/IP

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 91 (24.40%) MS Exchange
2 78 (20.91%) SharePoint
3 41 (10.99%) Skype for Business
4 33 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.88%) Confluence
6 7 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 69 (18.50%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 117 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (3.49%) G Suite
5 7 (1.88%) IaaS
5 7 (1.88%) OneDrive
6 6 (1.61%) Mimecast
6 6 (1.61%) PaaS
7 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.54%) SaaS
8 2 (0.54%) Serverless
8 2 (0.54%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 82 (21.98%) Firewall
2 61 (16.35%) DNS
3 48 (12.87%) DHCP
4 42 (11.26%) Skype
5 41 (10.99%) TCP/IP
6 38 (10.19%) LAN
7 36 (9.65%) SAN
8 30 (8.04%) Wireless
9 29 (7.77%) WAN
10 23 (6.17%) VPN
11 18 (4.83%) VoIP
12 17 (4.56%) Internet
13 15 (4.02%) Unified Communications
13 15 (4.02%) WLAN
14 11 (2.95%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (2.95%) Network Security
15 9 (2.41%) ADSL
15 9 (2.41%) Intranet
15 9 (2.41%) PBX
16 7 (1.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.07%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.54%) MySQL
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.27%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.27%) MS Access
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.27%) Power BI
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.41%) JIRA
2 7 (1.88%) MSI
3 5 (1.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.54%) Codeception
4 2 (0.54%) GitLab
4 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.54%) Selenium
5 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (13.67%) Finance
2 28 (7.51%) Retail
3 17 (4.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.88%) Legal
4 7 (1.88%) Marketing
4 7 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.34%) Publishing
6 4 (1.07%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Georgian Language
Job Titles
1 85 (22.79%) Support Engineer
2 62 (16.62%) IT Engineer
3 52 (13.94%) Analyst
4 51 (13.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 46 (12.33%) IT Support
6 34 (9.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 31 (8.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 30 (8.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 30 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (8.04%) IT Support Engineer
9 29 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 29 (7.77%) Support Analyst
10 27 (7.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 26 (6.97%) Project Manager
12 25 (6.70%) Desktop Support
13 21 (5.63%) Consultant
13 21 (5.63%) Service Analyst
14 18 (4.83%) Desktop Engineer
14 18 (4.83%) Service Desk Analyst
14 18 (4.83%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.22%) Web Services
2 7 (1.88%) .NET
2 7 (1.88%) CSS
2 7 (1.88%) HTML
3 5 (1.34%) Middleware
3 5 (1.34%) REST
4 4 (1.07%) Redux
5 3 (0.80%) jQuery
6 2 (0.54%) HTML5
6 2 (0.54%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.54%) WAP
7 1 (0.27%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) JSON
7 1 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.85%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (3.75%) Clustering
5 11 (2.95%) Driving Licence
5 11 (2.95%) Fintech
6 10 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.14%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (1.61%) iPad
8 6 (1.61%) iPhone
8 6 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.07%) Blog
10 2 (0.54%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.54%) PKI
10 2 (0.54%) Replication
10 2 (0.54%) User Experience
10 2 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 264 (70.78%) Windows
2 132 (35.39%) Windows Server
3 88 (23.59%) Windows 10
4 66 (17.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (12.87%) Windows 7
6 44 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (8.04%) Windows 8
8 26 (6.97%) Linux
9 18 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.95%) Android
11 7 (1.88%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.34%) Unix
13 4 (1.07%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (24.40%) ITIL
2 42 (11.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 36 (9.65%) Migration
3 36 (9.65%) Project Management
4 33 (8.85%) PRINCE2
5 31 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (7.51%) Service Delivery
7 23 (6.17%) ITIL V3
8 20 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (5.09%) ITSM
9 19 (5.09%) Presales
10 18 (4.83%) Change Management
11 17 (4.56%) Business Continuity
11 17 (4.56%) Data Protection
11 17 (4.56%) Service Management
12 16 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
12 16 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
13 15 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (3.75%) IT Strategy
14 14 (3.75%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.94%) SQL
2 39 (10.46%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.14%) C#
3 8 (2.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.07%) TypeScript
4 4 (1.07%) VB
5 3 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) C
6 1 (0.27%) Java
6 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge ABL
6 1 (0.27%) Scala
6 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (9.65%) CCNA
4 29 (7.77%) MCP
5 28 (7.51%) Degree
6 22 (5.90%) Security Cleared
7 20 (5.36%) MCSA
8 18 (4.83%) MCSE
9 12 (3.22%) SC Cleared
10 10 (2.68%) APMP
10 10 (2.68%) CCNP
11 8 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.34%) MCDST
12 5 (1.34%) MCT
13 4 (1.07%) CCSP
13 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
13 4 (1.07%) MCTS
13 4 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.22%) GDPR
2 9 (2.41%) SLA
3 5 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.34%) QA
4 4 (1.07%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 171 (45.84%) Active Directory
2 89 (23.86%) Hyper-V
3 49 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.29%) XenApp
5 15 (4.02%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (1.88%) BitLocker
7 7 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.61%) vSphere
9 5 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.34%) NFS
10 4 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.54%) Docker
12 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 68 (18.23%) SCCM
2 28 (7.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (2.68%) WSUS
4 9 (2.41%) SCVMM
5 8 (2.14%) SCOM
6 5 (1.34%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.34%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.07%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.80%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.54%) Ansible
9 2 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.54%) Puppet
9 2 (0.54%) Terraform
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.27%) Nessus
10 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 253 (67.83%) Microsoft
2 106 (28.42%) VMware
3 58 (15.55%) Citrix
4 45 (12.06%) Cisco
5 27 (7.24%) Veeam
6 18 (4.83%) Apple
7 17 (4.56%) HP
8 14 (3.75%) Google
8 14 (3.75%) McAfee
9 13 (3.49%) SolarWinds
10 12 (3.22%) Dell
11 11 (2.95%) Meraki
12 8 (2.14%) Symantec
13 7 (1.88%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.88%) Juniper
13 7 (1.88%) Sophos
14 6 (1.61%) Proofpoint
15 5 (1.34%) Brocade
15 5 (1.34%) SonicWALL
15 5 (1.34%) Sonus