Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 79 87
Rank change year-on-year +43 +8 +62
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 712 373 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.28% 3.65% 3.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.96% 16.61% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 649 324 312
South West median annual salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +3.82% +0.77%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,825 £21,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,375 £50,430
England median annual salary £38,318 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% - +6.67%

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 2,641 2,246 1,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.00% 22.00% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,194 1,816 1,626
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £24,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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
Bristol +66 205 £32,500 - 65
Dorset +7 147 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Gloucestershire +38 125 £36,250 -9.38% 20
Wiltshire +53 114 £32,500 +3.17% 21
Somerset +36 61 £26,500 -18.46% 14
Devon +7 35 £36,000 +33.33% 13
Cornwall +16 10 £30,750 +4.24% 3
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 519 (72.89%) Windows
2 428 (60.11%) Active Directory
3 413 (58.01%) Microsoft
4 300 (42.13%) Azure
5 276 (38.76%) Windows Server
6 226 (31.74%) VMware
7 155 (21.77%) Microsoft Office
8 154 (21.63%) Hyper-V
8 154 (21.63%) Windows 10
9 153 (21.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 151 (21.21%) ITIL
11 146 (20.51%) MS Exchange
12 142 (19.94%) Firewall
13 127 (17.84%) SharePoint
14 126 (17.70%) DNS
15 118 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 107 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 106 (14.89%) DHCP
17 106 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
18 102 (14.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 97 (13.62%) Cisco
20 93 (13.06%) Finance
21 87 (12.22%) SQL
22 84 (11.80%) Linux
22 84 (11.80%) WAN
23 83 (11.66%) LAN
24 82 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
24 82 (11.52%) PowerShell
25 78 (10.96%) Migration
26 77 (10.81%) Windows 7

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
1 146 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 127 (17.84%) SharePoint
3 60 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (3.79%) Skype for Business
6 26 (3.65%) Confluence
7 9 (1.26%) CMS
8 6 (0.84%) Drupal
9 5 (0.70%) IIS
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 155 (21.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.14%) iTrent
3 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 300 (42.13%) Azure
2 55 (7.72%) AWS
3 49 (6.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 31 (4.35%) OneDrive
5 23 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
6 22 (3.09%) Azure Stack
7 16 (2.25%) IaaS
8 12 (1.69%) Power Platform
9 11 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.54%) IBM Cloud
9 11 (1.54%) SoftLayer
10 9 (1.26%) PowerApps
11 6 (0.84%) SaaS
12 3 (0.42%) Azure Functions
12 3 (0.42%) Serverless
13 2 (0.28%) PaaS
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.14%) G Suite
14 1 (0.14%) GitHub
14 1 (0.14%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 142 (19.94%) Firewall
2 126 (17.70%) DNS
3 106 (14.89%) DHCP
4 84 (11.80%) WAN
5 83 (11.66%) LAN
6 64 (8.99%) TCP/IP
7 56 (7.87%) SAN
8 50 (7.02%) Skype
9 47 (6.60%) VLAN
9 47 (6.60%) Wireless
10 42 (5.90%) VPN
11 29 (4.07%) VoIP
12 26 (3.65%) NetScaler
13 21 (2.95%) Remote Desktop
13 21 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (2.67%) IPv4
15 18 (2.53%) Network Security
16 13 (1.83%) Internet
17 12 (1.69%) IPsec
18 10 (1.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.54%) Power BI
3 6 (0.84%) MySQL
4 5 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.14%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (5.06%) JIRA
2 23 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.39%) TestRail
3 17 (2.39%) Zephyr
4 11 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.56%) GitLab
6 3 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.42%) MSTest
6 3 (0.42%) NUnit
6 3 (0.42%) Subversion
6 3 (0.42%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.14%) MSI
8 1 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 93 (13.06%) Finance
2 35 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.65%) Marketing
4 20 (2.81%) Manufacturing
4 20 (2.81%) Public Sector
5 17 (2.39%) Electronics
6 13 (1.83%) Law
7 10 (1.40%) Legal
7 10 (1.40%) Retail
8 9 (1.26%) Back Office
8 9 (1.26%) Publishing
9 7 (0.98%) Advertising
10 5 (0.70%) Local Government
11 4 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 173 (24.30%) Support Engineer
2 112 (15.73%) Analyst
3 96 (13.48%) IT Support
4 84 (11.80%) IT Engineer
5 75 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 70 (9.83%) Consultant
7 63 (8.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 63 (8.85%) IT Support Engineer
8 59 (8.29%) 3rd Line Support
9 54 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 52 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 42 (5.90%) Administrator
11 42 (5.90%) Technical Engineer
12 41 (5.76%) Support Analyst
13 39 (5.48%) Technical Support
14 37 (5.20%) 1st Line Support
14 37 (5.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 36 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 35 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 33 (4.63%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.11%) CSS
2 14 (1.97%) .NET
3 12 (1.69%) HTML
4 6 (0.84%) React
4 6 (0.84%) REST
5 5 (0.70%) .NET Core
5 5 (0.70%) .NET Framework
5 5 (0.70%) Web Services
6 3 (0.42%) Dapper ORM
6 3 (0.42%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.14%) COM
7 1 (0.14%) DOM
7 1 (0.14%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.14%) jQuery
7 1 (0.14%) JSON
7 1 (0.14%) Redux
7 1 (0.14%) RESTful
7 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.74%) Driving Licence
2 33 (4.63%) Mobile Computing
3 32 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 28 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.54%) PKI
9 8 (1.12%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 7 (0.98%) Cybercrime
10 7 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.84%) iPhone
11 6 (0.84%) Replication
11 6 (0.84%) User Experience
12 5 (0.70%) Animation
12 5 (0.70%) Digital Signage
12 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 519 (72.89%) Windows
2 276 (38.76%) Windows Server
3 154 (21.63%) Windows 10
4 153 (21.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (11.80%) Linux
6 82 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 77 (10.81%) Windows 7
8 38 (5.34%) Mac OS
9 33 (4.63%) Windows 8
10 28 (3.93%) Unix
11 17 (2.39%) Android
12 10 (1.40%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.26%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.14%) CentOS
15 1 (0.14%) Debian
15 1 (0.14%) SUSE
15 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (21.21%) ITIL
2 106 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
3 102 (14.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 78 (10.96%) Migration
5 57 (8.01%) CRM
6 45 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (5.90%) Project Delivery
8 32 (4.49%) Fintech
9 31 (4.35%) Information Security
10 28 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (3.93%) Mentoring
11 27 (3.79%) Project Management
11 27 (3.79%) Service Management
12 26 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (3.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (3.09%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (3.09%) IT Strategy
13 22 (3.09%) ITIL V3
13 22 (3.09%) Scrum
14 19 (2.67%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (12.22%) SQL
2 82 (11.52%) PowerShell
3 41 (5.76%) JavaScript
4 27 (3.79%) Python
5 22 (3.09%) PHP
6 14 (1.97%) C
6 14 (1.97%) C#
7 6 (0.84%) Java
8 5 (0.70%) TypeScript
9 4 (0.56%) VBScript
10 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.14%) C++
11 1 (0.14%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 107 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (8.29%) MCSE
3 53 (7.44%) MCSA
4 47 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (6.46%) Security Cleared
6 44 (6.18%) CCNA
7 39 (5.48%) Degree
8 36 (5.06%) MCP
9 24 (3.37%) CCA
9 24 (3.37%) DV Cleared
10 23 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (2.81%) DBS Check
11 20 (2.81%) SC Cleared
12 19 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
13 16 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
14 15 (2.11%) RHCE
15 8 (1.12%) CISMP
15 8 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
15 8 (1.12%) CRISC
16 7 (0.98%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.15%) SLA
2 23 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.28%) GDPR
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 428 (60.11%) Active Directory
2 154 (21.63%) Hyper-V
3 118 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (7.30%) XenApp
5 36 (5.06%) vSphere
6 25 (3.51%) XenDesktop
7 22 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (2.81%) UAG
9 17 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.70%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.56%) Firmware
13 3 (0.42%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.14%) Btrfs
15 1 (0.14%) Corosync
15 1 (0.14%) DRBD
15 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.14%) NFS
15 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 63 (8.85%) SCCM
2 32 (4.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (3.37%) SCOM
4 22 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 22 (3.09%) SCOrch
5 14 (1.97%) PaperCut
5 14 (1.97%) WSUS
6 10 (1.40%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (0.98%) vCenter Server
8 5 (0.70%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.14%) Ansible
11 1 (0.14%) Icinga
11 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.14%) Nagios
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 413 (58.01%) Microsoft
2 226 (31.74%) VMware
3 97 (13.62%) Cisco
4 76 (10.67%) Citrix
5 61 (8.57%) Apple
6 39 (5.48%) HP
7 33 (4.63%) Veeam
8 29 (4.07%) Splunk
9 28 (3.93%) Meraki
10 25 (3.51%) Avaya
11 23 (3.23%) Dell
12 22 (3.09%) Atlassian
13 17 (2.39%) SAP
14 16 (2.25%) AVG
15 15 (2.11%) EMC
16 14 (1.97%) Palo Alto
17 13 (1.83%) SolarWinds
18 11 (1.54%) F5
18 11 (1.54%) Veritas
19 10 (1.40%) Oracle