Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 70 169
Rank change year-on-year +3 +99 +72
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 417 440 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.23% 4.34% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.57% 22.03% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 347 360 171
South West median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £24,050 £21,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £54,500 £50,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,373 1,997 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.06% 19.68% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,799 1,682 1,085
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,450 £65,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +8 125 £34,000 +13.33% 30
Dorset +13 110 £35,000 -22.22% 22
Wiltshire +14 55 £35,000 +27.27% 10
Gloucestershire +7 53 £39,000 +7.59% 20
Somerset -13 34 £32,500 +8.33% 10
Devon -12 27 £25,500 -7.27% 5
Cornwall +19 12 £29,500 +18.00% 4
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 292 (70.02%) Windows
2 254 (60.91%) Microsoft
3 184 (44.12%) Active Directory
4 157 (37.65%) Windows Server
5 105 (25.18%) VMware
6 104 (24.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 97 (23.26%) ITIL
8 94 (22.54%) Windows 10
9 93 (22.30%) SharePoint
9 93 (22.30%) MS Exchange
10 82 (19.66%) Microsoft Office
11 80 (19.18%) Hyper-V
12 70 (16.79%) Firewall
13 65 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (14.39%) SCCM
15 57 (13.67%) Citrix
15 57 (13.67%) Finance
16 53 (12.71%) Cisco
16 53 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 50 (11.99%) Windows 7
18 49 (11.75%) SQL
19 48 (11.51%) LAN
19 48 (11.51%) Migration
20 46 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
21 44 (10.55%) PowerShell
21 44 (10.55%) DNS
22 41 (9.83%) Skype
23 40 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 39 (9.35%) DHCP
25 38 (9.11%) SQL Server

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 93 (22.30%) MS Exchange
1 93 (22.30%) SharePoint
2 37 (8.87%) Skype for Business
3 31 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (1.68%) Confluence
5 7 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.24%) CMS
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 82 (19.66%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 104 (24.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (3.36%) G Suite
4 14 (3.36%) SaaS
5 13 (3.12%) IaaS
6 6 (1.44%) Mimecast
6 6 (1.44%) PaaS
7 3 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.72%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 70 (16.79%) Firewall
2 48 (11.51%) LAN
3 44 (10.55%) DNS
4 41 (9.83%) Skype
5 39 (9.35%) DHCP
6 35 (8.39%) WAN
7 33 (7.91%) SAN
7 33 (7.91%) Wireless
8 29 (6.95%) TCP/IP
9 15 (3.60%) Internet
9 15 (3.60%) VPN
10 13 (3.12%) WLAN
11 12 (2.88%) Intranet
11 12 (2.88%) VLAN
12 11 (2.64%) MPLS
12 11 (2.64%) Network Security
12 11 (2.64%) VoIP
13 10 (2.40%) Unified Communications
14 7 (1.68%) ADSL
15 6 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.96%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (0.72%) Power BI
6 2 (0.48%) MySQL
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (2.16%) JIRA
2 8 (1.92%) MSI
3 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.48%) Codeception
3 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.48%) Selenium
3 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) GitLab
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (13.67%) Finance
2 28 (6.71%) Retail
3 15 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.16%) Marketing
6 8 (1.92%) Legal
7 5 (1.20%) Electronics
8 3 (0.72%) Advertising
8 3 (0.72%) Front Office
8 3 (0.72%) Games
8 3 (0.72%) Local Government
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (21.82%) Support Engineer
2 67 (16.07%) Analyst
3 65 (15.59%) IT Engineer
4 48 (11.51%) IT Support
5 43 (10.31%) 2nd Line Support
6 39 (9.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 39 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 39 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (8.15%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.95%) IT Support Engineer
9 26 (6.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 23 (5.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 21 (5.04%) Project Engineer
12 20 (4.80%) Project Manager
13 19 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
15 17 (4.08%) Service Analyst
15 17 (4.08%) Service Desk Engineer
16 16 (3.84%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.32%) CSS
1 18 (4.32%) HTML
2 14 (3.36%) jQuery
3 13 (3.12%) HTML5
4 6 (1.44%) Web Services
5 5 (1.20%) .NET
5 5 (1.20%) Middleware
6 2 (0.48%) Redux
6 2 (0.48%) REST
6 2 (0.48%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.48%) WAP
7 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.24%) COM
7 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.52%) Fintech
3 18 (4.32%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.84%) Clustering
5 10 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.16%) Fat Client
6 9 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.16%) Thin Client
7 8 (1.92%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.44%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.72%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.72%) PKI
10 3 (0.72%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (0.72%) Replication
10 3 (0.72%) User Experience
11 2 (0.48%) iPad
12 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 292 (70.02%) Windows
2 157 (37.65%) Windows Server
3 94 (22.54%) Windows 10
4 65 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (11.99%) Windows 7
6 35 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (7.43%) Windows 8
8 25 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (4.56%) Linux
10 6 (1.44%) Android
10 6 (1.44%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.48%) Unix
12 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (23.26%) ITIL
2 53 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 48 (11.51%) Migration
4 38 (9.11%) Project Management
5 37 (8.87%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (7.91%) Service Delivery
7 28 (6.71%) Presales
8 24 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (5.76%) Application Packaging
9 23 (5.52%) ITIL V3
10 21 (5.04%) PRINCE2
11 18 (4.32%) Customer Requirements
11 18 (4.32%) Service Management
12 15 (3.60%) Business Continuity
13 14 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (3.36%) Incident Management
14 13 (3.12%) Change Management
14 13 (3.12%) CRM
14 13 (3.12%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.75%) SQL
2 44 (10.55%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.96%) VB
5 3 (0.72%) C#
5 3 (0.72%) Python
6 2 (0.48%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.24%) C
7 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (7.19%) CCNA
4 26 (6.24%) MCP
5 25 (6.00%) Degree
6 22 (5.28%) Security Cleared
7 18 (4.32%) MCSA
8 16 (3.84%) MCSE
9 15 (3.60%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.44%) CCNP
11 6 (1.44%) MCTS
11 6 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.96%) APMP
12 4 (0.96%) MCDST
13 3 (0.72%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.72%) MCITP
14 2 (0.48%) MCT
14 2 (0.48%) PMP
14 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) GDPR
2 9 (2.16%) SLA
3 4 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.96%) QA
4 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.72%) PMO
5 2 (0.48%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 184 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 80 (19.18%) Hyper-V
3 46 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (3.84%) XenApp
5 12 (2.88%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (1.92%) vSphere
7 7 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.96%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.96%) Docker
8 4 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.48%) NFS
9 2 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.24%) Firmware
10 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.24%) UAG
10 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 60 (14.39%) SCCM
2 31 (7.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (2.40%) WSUS
4 8 (1.92%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.44%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.44%) vCenter Server
6 5 (1.20%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.96%) Nessus
7 4 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.72%) Ansible
8 3 (0.72%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.72%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.72%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.72%) SCOM
8 3 (0.72%) SCSM
8 3 (0.72%) Terraform
9 2 (0.48%) Packer
9 2 (0.48%) vMotion
Vendors
1 254 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 105 (25.18%) VMware
3 57 (13.67%) Citrix
4 53 (12.71%) Cisco
5 28 (6.71%) Veeam
6 15 (3.60%) HP
7 14 (3.36%) Apple
8 13 (3.12%) Google
8 13 (3.12%) SolarWinds
9 12 (2.88%) Dell
10 9 (2.16%) Meraki
10 9 (2.16%) Symantec
11 7 (1.68%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.44%) F5
12 6 (1.44%) McAfee
12 6 (1.44%) Progress
12 6 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.44%) SAP
13 5 (1.20%) Sophos
14 4 (0.96%) Juniper