Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Workspace (formerly G Suite, Google Apps)
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 811 619 716
Rank change year-on-year -192 +97 +171
Permanent jobs citing Google Workspace 248 85 385
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.44% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 204 73 241
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £23,000
25th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £29,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,968 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.41% +20.00% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £51,500
90th Percentile £81,750 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,968 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +29.89% -14.29% +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 54,482 19,491 43,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.39% 40.25% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38,060 16,555 35,797
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £79,813 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Google Workspace in the UK

Google Workspace
Top 16 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 19 October 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 -174 230 £38,968 -13.41% 73
London -161 132 £42,500 -19.05% 25
UK excluding London -169 109 £38,968 +29.89% 49
South East -135 30 £60,000 +100.00% 11
Work from Home -245 28 £42,750 +67.65% 13
North of England -104 24 £38,968 +52.81% 25
North West -83 20 £38,968 +29.89% 14
Midlands -111 19 £45,000 +100.00% 6
South West -78 17 £32,500 -21.21% 4
West Midlands -108 15 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Scotland - 8 £85,740 - 1
East of England -93 7 £28,500 -28.75% 2
East Midlands -84 4 £26,750 +18.89% 4
Yorkshire -107 4 £26,708 +35.23% 6
Northern Ireland -44 2 £29,750 -29.17%
Wales -46 2 £26,000 -20.36%

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 151 (60.89%) Google
2 109 (43.95%) Windows
3 102 (41.13%) Microsoft 365
4 88 (35.48%) Social Skills
5 85 (34.27%) Microsoft
5 85 (34.27%) Active Directory
6 68 (27.42%) Azure
7 57 (22.98%) Windows 10
8 56 (22.58%) AWS
9 46 (18.55%) GCP
10 45 (18.15%) Mac OS
11 44 (17.74%) DNS
12 42 (16.94%) Degree
12 42 (16.94%) Windows Server
13 39 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
14 38 (15.32%) Firewall
15 36 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (12.50%) Citrix
16 31 (12.50%) ITIL
17 30 (12.10%) Microsoft Office
18 29 (11.69%) Jamf Pro
19 28 (11.29%) Azure Active Directory
19 28 (11.29%) Linux
19 28 (11.29%) Apple
20 26 (10.48%) SaaS
21 25 (10.08%) Cisco
22 24 (9.68%) TCP/IP
22 24 (9.68%) Virtual Team
23 23 (9.27%) PaaS
23 23 (9.27%) Management Information System

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 12 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.03%) WordPress
3 8 (3.23%) Confluence
4 3 (1.21%) Moodle
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.81%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) CMS
6 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.40%) Hyperledger
6 1 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (12.10%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.63%) InVision
5 8 (3.23%) Acrobat
5 8 (3.23%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.40%) 1Password
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.40%) Figma
7 1 (0.40%) InDesign
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 102 (41.13%) Microsoft 365
2 68 (27.42%) Azure
3 56 (22.58%) AWS
4 46 (18.55%) GCP
5 28 (11.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 26 (10.48%) SaaS
7 23 (9.27%) PaaS
8 20 (8.06%) Power Platform
9 17 (6.85%) IaaS
10 14 (5.65%) Slack
11 9 (3.63%) GitHub
12 7 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (2.82%) Google Analytics
12 7 (2.82%) Google Compute Engine
13 6 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 6 (2.42%) Azure Sentinel
13 6 (2.42%) GitHub Actions
13 6 (2.42%) Mimecast
14 5 (2.02%) Amazon S3
14 5 (2.02%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.74%) DNS
2 38 (15.32%) Firewall
3 24 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 22 (8.87%) Wireless
5 21 (8.47%) VPN
5 21 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (7.26%) VoIP
7 17 (6.85%) DHCP
8 16 (6.45%) SMTP
9 15 (6.05%) SAN
9 15 (6.05%) SSL
10 12 (4.84%) Internet
10 12 (4.84%) WAN
11 11 (4.44%) LAN
11 11 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (3.23%) HTTP
13 7 (2.82%) Unified Communications
13 7 (2.82%) VLAN
14 6 (2.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.84%) Redis
2 11 (4.44%) Big Data
3 7 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.81%) BigQuery
5 2 (0.81%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) Looker
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.85%) JIRA
2 8 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.81%) webpack
5 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.40%) RSpec
5 1 (0.40%) Terragrunt
General
1 88 (35.48%) Social Skills
2 21 (8.47%) Finance
3 15 (6.05%) Games
4 14 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.65%) Billing
5 12 (4.84%) Retail
6 10 (4.03%) Banking
7 9 (3.63%) Legal
7 9 (3.63%) Marketing
8 8 (3.23%) Multimedia
8 8 (3.23%) Publishing
9 6 (2.42%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (1.61%) Digital Economy
10 4 (1.61%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (1.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 3 (1.21%) Law
11 3 (1.21%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (16.94%) Support Engineer
2 35 (14.11%) IT Support
3 30 (12.10%) IT Engineer
4 23 (9.27%) Analyst
5 22 (8.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 19 (7.66%) Technical Support
7 18 (7.26%) IT Manager
8 16 (6.45%) Support Analyst
9 15 (6.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (5.65%) Systems Support
11 13 (5.24%) Azure Engineer
11 13 (5.24%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (5.24%) Technical Writer
12 11 (4.44%) IT Technician
12 11 (4.44%) Mac Engineer
12 11 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Active Directory Engineer
13 10 (4.03%) Technical Support Engineer
14 9 (3.63%) Content Designer
14 9 (3.63%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.87%) HTML
2 20 (8.06%) Web Services
3 10 (4.03%) XHTML
3 10 (4.03%) XML
4 8 (3.23%) Google Maps API
5 7 (2.82%) SAML
5 7 (2.82%) XSLT
6 6 (2.42%) CSS
7 5 (2.02%) OAuth
8 4 (1.61%) React
9 3 (1.21%) Kafka
9 3 (1.21%) LDAP
9 3 (1.21%) Vue.js
10 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.81%) CSS3
10 2 (0.81%) HTML5
10 2 (0.81%) Jest
10 2 (0.81%) Node.js
10 2 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Virtual Team
2 23 (9.27%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.87%) Cloud Native
4 11 (4.44%) e-Learning
5 10 (4.03%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.63%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (3.63%) Learning Management System
7 8 (3.23%) Replication
7 8 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.82%) User Experience
8 7 (2.82%) Web 2.0
9 6 (2.42%) Blog
9 6 (2.42%) iPad
9 6 (2.42%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.02%) Social Media
11 4 (1.61%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.21%) Social Network
12 3 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 109 (43.95%) Windows
2 57 (22.98%) Windows 10
3 45 (18.15%) Mac OS
4 42 (16.94%) Windows Server
5 28 (11.29%) Linux
6 19 (7.66%) Windows Server 2019
7 18 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (6.85%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (3.63%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.82%) Android
12 6 (2.42%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (1.61%) Unix
15 3 (1.21%) CentOS
16 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (12.50%) ITIL
4 23 (9.27%) Asset Management
4 23 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (9.27%) Service Delivery
5 22 (8.87%) Mentoring
6 18 (7.26%) DevOps
7 17 (6.85%) Analytics
7 17 (6.85%) Coaching
7 17 (6.85%) Data Protection
7 17 (6.85%) Project Management
7 17 (6.85%) Service Management
8 16 (6.45%) Change Management
9 15 (6.05%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (5.65%) Microservices
10 14 (5.65%) Project Delivery
10 14 (5.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 19 (7.66%) Python
3 14 (5.65%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.84%) Java
5 11 (4.44%) C
6 10 (4.03%) PHP
6 10 (4.03%) SQL
7 8 (3.23%) C++
8 7 (2.82%) C#
9 6 (2.42%) Google Apps Script
10 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.81%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.81%) Ruby
11 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (16.94%) Degree
2 13 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (4.03%) MCP
5 9 (3.63%) CTC Cleared
5 9 (3.63%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.23%) CCNA
7 7 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.42%) SANS
9 5 (2.02%) MCITP
9 5 (2.02%) MCSA
10 4 (1.61%) CCNP
10 4 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.61%) MCTS
11 3 (1.21%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.21%) MCSE
12 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.81%) PMP
12 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.47%) GDPR
2 14 (5.65%) SLA
3 7 (2.82%) QA
4 6 (2.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.21%) PMO
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (34.27%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.06%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.05%) Docker
4 13 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.81%) XenApp
6 2 (0.81%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (11.69%) Jamf Pro
2 20 (8.06%) AirWatch
3 18 (7.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (5.65%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.61%) SCCM
7 3 (1.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.40%) cPanel
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.40%) Packer
8 1 (0.40%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 151 (60.89%) Google
2 85 (34.27%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.50%) Citrix
4 28 (11.29%) Apple
5 25 (10.08%) Cisco
6 17 (6.85%) Meraki
6 17 (6.85%) VMware
7 15 (6.05%) Adobe
8 14 (5.65%) Okta
9 6 (2.42%) Veeam
10 5 (2.02%) Brandwatch
10 5 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.61%) HP
12 3 (1.21%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.21%) Sophos
13 2 (0.81%) Alteryx
13 2 (0.81%) Dell
13 2 (0.81%) Freshdesk
13 2 (0.81%) MobileIron
13 2 (0.81%) ServiceNow