Period
to 5 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Microsoft 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft 365 over the 6 months to 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 20 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 203 327 334
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 12.03% 9.22% 7.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.21% 24.72% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 275 314 301
Median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20,400 £22,150 £21,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +10.29%

Microsoft 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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 695 1,323 1,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 41.20% 37.32% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 584 1,189 984
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Microsoft 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in Surrey

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Surrey.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in Surrey

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Surrey over the 6 months to 5 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in Surrey

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 5 March 2021. 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
Guildford +9 106 £28,000 -0.88% 6
Godalming -6 23 £72,500 +31.82%
Woking +26 21 £48,000 +15.66% 3
Staines +26 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Leatherhead +3 8 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Reigate +37 4 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Redhill +17 4 £32,500 +25.00% 3
Weybridge +7 4 £45,000 +76.47% 1
Epsom +7 4 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Camberley +4 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Addlestone +3 3 - -
Banstead +3 3 £35,000 -53.33%
Walton-on-Thames -17 2 £52,500 -19.23%
Farnham -8 1 £22,000 -41.33%
Haslemere - 1 £25,500 -
Microsoft 365
South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 157 (77.34%) Microsoft
2 150 (73.89%) Active Directory
3 143 (70.44%) Windows
4 133 (65.52%) Azure
5 112 (55.17%) VMware
6 90 (44.33%) Windows 10
7 78 (38.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 73 (35.96%) MCSE
9 68 (33.50%) SharePoint
10 63 (31.03%) Windows Server
11 57 (28.08%) Firewall
12 53 (26.11%) MS Exchange
13 52 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (24.14%) Hyper-V
14 49 (24.14%) Citrix
14 49 (24.14%) Azure Active Directory
15 39 (19.21%) SCCM
15 39 (19.21%) SQL
16 35 (17.24%) Migration
17 33 (16.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 31 (15.27%) Cisco Certification
18 31 (15.27%) CCNA
19 30 (14.78%) Microsoft Intune
20 29 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 28 (13.79%) ITIL
21 28 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
22 27 (13.30%) PRINCE2
23 26 (12.81%) PowerShell
24 25 (12.32%) Degree
24 25 (12.32%) DNS

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 68 (33.50%) SharePoint
2 53 (26.11%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.94%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.46%) IIS
7 1 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (7.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 133 (65.52%) Azure
2 49 (24.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 20 (9.85%) IaaS
3 20 (9.85%) PaaS
4 18 (8.87%) Power Platform
5 16 (7.88%) Power Automate
5 16 (7.88%) PowerApps
6 12 (5.91%) AWS
7 11 (5.42%) Mimecast
8 7 (3.45%) SaaS
9 5 (2.46%) Azure Functions
9 5 (2.46%) Logic Apps
9 5 (2.46%) OneDrive
9 5 (2.46%) Serverless
10 4 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.97%) SonarCloud
11 3 (1.48%) Cloudflare
11 3 (1.48%) GitHub
12 2 (0.99%) GCP
13 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 57 (28.08%) Firewall
2 25 (12.32%) DNS
3 22 (10.84%) TCP/IP
4 18 (8.87%) VoIP
5 14 (6.90%) SAN
6 13 (6.40%) DHCP
6 13 (6.40%) VPN
7 11 (5.42%) VLAN
8 8 (3.94%) LAN
8 8 (3.94%) Skype
9 7 (3.45%) WAN
10 6 (2.96%) BGP
10 6 (2.96%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.96%) Kerberos
10 6 (2.96%) MPLS
11 5 (2.46%) IPv4
12 4 (1.97%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.97%) Wireless
12 4 (1.97%) WLAN
13 3 (1.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.87%) Power BI
3 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.46%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 17 (8.37%) Finance
2 7 (3.45%) Marketing
3 3 (1.48%) Law
3 3 (1.48%) Legal
3 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Automotive
5 1 (0.49%) French Language
5 1 (0.49%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (28.08%) Analyst
2 43 (21.18%) IT Support
3 41 (20.20%) IT Analyst
4 37 (18.23%) Support Engineer
5 34 (16.75%) IT Engineer
6 33 (16.26%) Consultant
7 24 (11.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (11.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 23 (11.33%) Support Analyst
9 22 (10.84%) Service Desk Analyst
10 20 (9.85%) IT Support Engineer
11 19 (9.36%) Service Analyst
12 16 (7.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 15 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
14 14 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 12 (5.91%) Architect
15 12 (5.91%) Azure Consultant
15 12 (5.91%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (5.91%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.46%) SAML
2 2 (0.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.85%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.87%) Private Cloud
3 17 (8.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 12 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.42%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.94%) Replication
7 8 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.96%) Clustering
9 4 (1.97%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.48%) PMI
10 3 (1.48%) User Experience
11 1 (0.49%) iPhone
11 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 143 (70.44%) Windows
2 90 (44.33%) Windows 10
3 63 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 28 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (9.85%) Windows Server 2016
6 15 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (5.91%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (5.42%) Linux
9 9 (4.43%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.97%) Android
10 4 (1.97%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.24%) Migration
2 33 (16.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (13.79%) ITIL
4 27 (13.30%) PRINCE2
5 18 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (8.87%) ITIL V3
5 18 (8.87%) Project Management
6 17 (8.37%) Business Analysis
7 16 (7.88%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (7.88%) Task Automation
8 14 (6.90%) DevOps
9 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
9 9 (4.43%) Project Delivery
10 8 (3.94%) Analytical Thinking
10 8 (3.94%) Service Management
11 7 (3.45%) Case Management
11 7 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.96%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.21%) SQL
2 26 (12.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.48%) VB
3 3 (1.48%) VBScript
4 1 (0.49%) C
4 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 78 (38.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (35.96%) MCSE
3 31 (15.27%) CCNA
3 31 (15.27%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (12.32%) Degree
5 8 (3.94%) CCNP
6 7 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.96%) MCP
8 5 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.46%) MCSA
8 5 (2.46%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.48%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.49%) APMP
10 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.49%) PMP
10 1 (0.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) SLA
2 4 (1.97%) GDPR
2 4 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.48%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) NIST
4 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 150 (73.89%) Active Directory
2 52 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (24.14%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.42%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.94%) vSphere
6 6 (2.96%) Firmware
7 5 (2.46%) pfSense
8 4 (1.97%) NFS
8 4 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.99%) Docker
10 2 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (19.21%) SCCM
2 30 (14.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.97%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.49%) Ansible
6 1 (0.49%) Puppet
6 1 (0.49%) Terraform
6 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 157 (77.34%) Microsoft
2 112 (55.17%) VMware
3 49 (24.14%) Citrix
4 20 (9.85%) Cisco
5 13 (6.40%) Veeam
6 7 (3.45%) HP
6 7 (3.45%) Sophos
7 6 (2.96%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.97%) SAP
8 4 (1.97%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.97%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.48%) Avaya
9 3 (1.48%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.48%) Google
9 3 (1.48%) iManage
9 3 (1.48%) Meraki
9 3 (1.48%) Reuters
9 3 (1.48%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (1.48%) Sun
10 2 (0.99%) ConnectWise