Period
to 21 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Microsoft Licensing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Licensing over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Licensing
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 762 1031 1072
Rank change year-on-year +269 +41 +84
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Licensing 7 13 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.029% 0.027% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 27
Median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £120,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -66.67% +92.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

Microsoft Licensing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 24,487 48,599 59,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.41% 38.49% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19,073 37,799 46,028
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%

Microsoft Licensing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Licensing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Licensing in the UK

Microsoft Licensing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Licensing in the UK

Microsoft Licensing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Licensing over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Licensing in the UK

Microsoft Licensing
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Licensing within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Work from Home -66 4 £65,000 +18.18% 1
England +250 2 £53,750 +34.38% 2
UK excluding London +181 2 £50,000 +25.00% 1
London +220 1 £60,000 +14.29% 1
North of England +84 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Licensing 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 Microsoft Licensing.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Software Licensing
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Strategic Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) H.323
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Microsoft Licensing
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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Licensing
2 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco