Period
to 25 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Google Workspace skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Workspace over the 6 months to 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Workspace (formerly G Suite, Google Apps)
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 761 684 743
Rank change year-on-year -77 +59 +213
Permanent jobs citing Google Workspace 235 121 384
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.47% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 195 82 209
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,575 £26,000
25th Percentile £30,500 £29,156 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.88% +9.33% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,475 £70,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -21.43% +18.64%

Google Workspace is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48,044 25,830 43,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.72% 36.51% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 34,602 21,340 35,801
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Google Workspace
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google Workspace as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Google Workspace in the UK

Google Workspace
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google Workspace.

Salary trend for Google Workspace in the UK

Google Workspace
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google Workspace over the 6 months to 25 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Google Workspace in the UK

Google Workspace
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Workspace within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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
England -80 202 £43,000 +22.86% 69
UK excluding London -45 115 £37,500 +36.36% 36
London -97 113 £52,500 +16.67% 33
Work from Home -237 30 £43,000 +22.86% 17
South East -51 27 £60,000 +118.18% 7
South West -47 22 £32,500 -21.21% 5
Scotland -53 19 £55,000 -
North of England -62 17 £42,500 +54.55% 11
Midlands -55 13 £38,500 +83.33% 5
North West -39 11 £60,000 +87.50% 4
West Midlands -49 10 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East of England -36 7 £34,500 -18.82% 8
Wales - 6 £34,500 -
Northern Ireland -33 4 £29,500 -29.76%
Yorkshire -61 4 £23,743 +1.03% 4
East Midlands -41 3 £25,000 +19.05% 2
North East - 2 £45,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 25 July 2021, IT jobs citing Google Workspace 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 with a requirement for Google Workspace.

1 152 (64.68%) Google
2 97 (41.28%) Microsoft 365
3 92 (39.15%) Azure
4 88 (37.45%) Windows
5 80 (34.04%) Active Directory
6 79 (33.62%) Microsoft
7 71 (30.21%) AWS
8 65 (27.66%) Social Skills
9 47 (20.00%) GCP
10 46 (19.57%) Azure Active Directory
11 44 (18.72%) Microsoft Office
12 42 (17.87%) Firewall
13 41 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 39 (16.60%) Jamf Pro
16 38 (16.17%) Windows Server
17 37 (15.74%) SaaS
17 37 (15.74%) PowerShell
18 36 (15.32%) DNS
18 36 (15.32%) Degree
19 35 (14.89%) ITIL
20 33 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
21 32 (13.62%) Mac OS
21 32 (13.62%) Windows 10
22 31 (13.19%) Citrix
23 30 (12.77%) Finance
24 28 (11.91%) AirWatch
25 27 (11.49%) Banking
26 26 (11.06%) PaaS
27 25 (10.64%) Project Management

Google Workspace
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (8.94%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.55%) Confluence
3 5 (2.13%) WordPress
4 4 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.70%) Smallworld
5 2 (0.85%) nginx
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (18.72%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (7.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (4.68%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (2.13%) Acrobat
5 5 (2.13%) InVision
5 5 (2.13%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.70%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.85%) Figma
7 2 (0.85%) Sketch
8 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.96%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.43%) BambooHR
2 1 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 97 (41.28%) Microsoft 365
2 92 (39.15%) Azure
3 71 (30.21%) AWS
4 47 (20.00%) GCP
5 46 (19.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (15.74%) SaaS
7 26 (11.06%) PaaS
8 24 (10.21%) Power Platform
9 16 (6.81%) Azure Sentinel
10 12 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (5.11%) Slack
11 9 (3.83%) IaaS
12 7 (2.98%) Mimecast
13 4 (1.70%) GitHub
13 4 (1.70%) OneDrive
13 4 (1.70%) Yammer
14 3 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (1.28%) Amazon S3
14 3 (1.28%) Google Drive
14 3 (1.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.87%) Firewall
2 36 (15.32%) DNS
3 24 (10.21%) Wi-Fi
4 23 (9.79%) TCP/IP
5 17 (7.23%) VPN
6 16 (6.81%) DHCP
6 16 (6.81%) Wireless
7 14 (5.96%) Unified Communications
8 13 (5.53%) Internet
9 12 (5.11%) VoIP
10 11 (4.68%) SAN
11 9 (3.83%) SSL
12 8 (3.40%) LAN
12 8 (3.40%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (2.98%) SMTP
14 6 (2.55%) WAN
15 5 (2.13%) 5G
15 5 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (2.13%) Network Security
15 5 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.13%) Data Lake
3 4 (1.70%) GIS
4 3 (1.28%) BigQuery
4 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.28%) Redis
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.85%) Big Data
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (6.38%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.85%) Postman
2 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.43%) RSpec
General
1 65 (27.66%) Social Skills
2 30 (12.77%) Finance
3 27 (11.49%) Banking
4 25 (10.64%) Retail
5 22 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.96%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.83%) Games
8 8 (3.40%) Legal
9 6 (2.55%) Documentation Skills
9 6 (2.55%) Marketing
9 6 (2.55%) Publishing
9 6 (2.55%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.13%) Billing
10 5 (2.13%) Multimedia
10 5 (2.13%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (0.85%) Advertising
12 2 (0.85%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.85%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 34 (14.47%) IT Support
1 34 (14.47%) Support Engineer
2 30 (12.77%) IT Engineer
3 26 (11.06%) Analyst
4 21 (8.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (5.11%) Azure Engineer
5 12 (5.11%) IT Manager
6 11 (4.68%) Administrator
6 11 (4.68%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (4.68%) Designer
6 11 (4.68%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 9 (3.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (3.83%) Active Directory Engineer
8 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (3.83%) Mac Engineer
8 9 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (3.40%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.21%) Web Services
2 10 (4.26%) SAML
3 9 (3.83%) HTML
4 8 (3.40%) LDAP
5 5 (2.13%) OAuth
5 5 (2.13%) React
6 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.85%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.85%) Celery
6 2 (0.85%) CSS
6 2 (0.85%) CSS3
6 2 (0.85%) Django
6 2 (0.85%) Electron Framework
6 2 (0.85%) HTML5
6 2 (0.85%) Material Design
6 2 (0.85%) REST
6 2 (0.85%) Sass
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.43%) Next.js
7 1 (0.43%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.21%) Cloud Native
1 24 (10.21%) Virtual Team
2 18 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.26%) User Experience
4 7 (2.98%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.55%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.13%) e-Learning
6 5 (2.13%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.70%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.70%) Fibre Optics
7 4 (1.70%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.70%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.28%) Replication
8 3 (1.28%) Social Network
9 2 (0.85%) AS400
9 2 (0.85%) CCTV
9 2 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 88 (37.45%) Windows
2 38 (16.17%) Windows Server
3 32 (13.62%) Mac OS
3 32 (13.62%) Windows 10
4 23 (9.79%) Linux
5 14 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (5.96%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.40%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.55%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.13%) Android
11 4 (1.70%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.70%) Unix
12 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
2 40 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 35 (14.89%) ITIL
4 33 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (10.64%) Project Management
6 18 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (7.23%) DevOps
8 14 (5.96%) Data Management
8 14 (5.96%) Data Protection
9 13 (5.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 12 (5.11%) Change Management
10 12 (5.11%) Project Planning
10 12 (5.11%) Scrum
10 12 (5.11%) Service Delivery
10 12 (5.11%) Service Management
11 11 (4.68%) Asset Management
11 11 (4.68%) Coaching
11 11 (4.68%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (4.26%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.74%) PowerShell
2 22 (9.36%) Python
3 18 (7.66%) SQL
4 10 (4.26%) Google Apps Script
5 8 (3.40%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.70%) Java
6 4 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.28%) C
7 3 (1.28%) PHP
8 2 (0.85%) ES6
8 2 (0.85%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.43%) C#
9 1 (0.43%) C++
9 1 (0.43%) Ruby
9 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (15.32%) Degree
2 9 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.98%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.98%) PMP
3 7 (2.98%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.55%) APMP
4 6 (2.55%) DBS Check
4 6 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.55%) SANS
5 5 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (1.70%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.70%) CCNA
6 4 (1.70%) CCNP
7 3 (1.28%) MCSE
8 2 (0.85%) CISA
8 2 (0.85%) CISSP
8 2 (0.85%) MCP
8 2 (0.85%) MCSA
8 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.81%) GDPR
2 11 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.68%) PMO
3 7 (2.98%) NIST
4 6 (2.55%) QA
5 5 (2.13%) NCSC
6 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.85%) SLA
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 80 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.11%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.28%) XenApp
4 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.85%) Docker
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (16.60%) Jamf Pro
2 28 (11.91%) AirWatch
3 24 (10.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (3.40%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.70%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.70%) SCCM
6 3 (1.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (0.85%) Ansible
7 2 (0.85%) Nagios
7 2 (0.85%) Nessus
7 2 (0.85%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.85%) Terraform
7 2 (0.85%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.43%) CASB
8 1 (0.43%) MaaS360
8 1 (0.43%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 152 (64.68%) Google
2 79 (33.62%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.19%) Citrix
4 24 (10.21%) Apple
4 24 (10.21%) Cisco
5 15 (6.38%) VMware
6 11 (4.68%) Meraki
7 8 (3.40%) Adobe
8 7 (2.98%) HP
9 6 (2.55%) CyberArk
10 5 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.70%) BT
11 4 (1.70%) Mapinfo
11 4 (1.70%) Openreach
11 4 (1.70%) Veeam
11 4 (1.70%) Virgin Media
12 3 (1.28%) Instagram
12 3 (1.28%) Okta
12 3 (1.28%) Sophos
13 2 (0.85%) NetApp