The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 170 262
Rank change year-on-year +67 +92  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 2407 2116 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.82% 2.02% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.04% 17.94% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2091 1839 1092
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12644 11797 9022
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.79% 11.28% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10545 9904 7181
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £78,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the UK

Office 365
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365.

Salary trend for Office 365 in the UK

Office 365
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the UK

Office 365
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +70 2248 £37,500 -6.25% 338
London +89 893 £42,500 -2.29% 123
South East +36 524 £35,000 -12.50% 70
East of England +36 218 £36,500 -8.75% 22
West Midlands +47 149 £42,500 +8.28% 27
Surrey +70 144 £28,000 -37.77% 15
Berkshire +47 131 £43,463 -3.41% 10
Yorkshire +88 123 £35,000 -6.66% 21
North West -19 120 £40,000 +6.66% 31
South West +34 118 £27,500 -1.78% 21
City of London +54 117 £43,018 -13.53% 27
Hampshire +18 104 £35,000 -1.40% 18
Hertfordshire +25 94 £45,000 +8.43% 7
West Yorkshire +67 85 £37,000 -6.91% 12
Manchester +10 74 £40,000 - 20
Oxfordshire +15 71 £47,500 +35.71% 11
Birmingham +44 68 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands -5 64 £35,500 +1.42% 14
Wales +36 60 £34,000 +33.33%
Leeds +57 57 £37,500 - 8
Reading +52 57 £45,000 +8.43% 3
South Wales +39 49 £34,500 +53.33%
Guildford +62 48 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Essex +28 39 £50,000 +50.37%
Oxford +16 39 £46,250 +32.14% 8
Cambridgeshire -2 39 £34,000 -20.00% 9
Bristol +5 35 £28,750 +4.54% 7
Watford +16 33 £53,750 +70.63% 3
Southampton +7 32 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Tyne and Wear +33 31 £35,000 - 8

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Office 365.

1 3166 (71.34%) Windows
2 2703 (60.91%) Microsoft
3 2405 (54.19%) Active Directory
4 1798 (40.51%) Windows Server
5 1685 (37.97%) VMware
6 1400 (31.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 1259 (28.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1155 (26.03%) MS Excel
9 1137 (25.62%) MS Exchange
10 1051 (23.68%) Hyper-V
11 1000 (22.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 991 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 984 (22.17%) SharePoint
14 863 (19.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 860 (19.38%) ITIL
16 859 (19.36%) MS Office
17 823 (18.54%) Firewall
18 819 (18.45%) Windows 7
19 805 (18.14%) Cisco
20 753 (16.97%) Citrix
21 678 (15.28%) DNS
22 666 (15.01%) SQL Server
23 649 (14.62%) Windows 10
24 613 (13.81%) SCCM
25 608 (13.70%) SQL
26 554 (12.48%) Finance
27 542 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
28 529 (11.92%) MCSE
29 524 (11.81%) PowerShell
29 524 (11.81%) Skype for Business

Office 365
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 1137 (25.62%) MS Exchange
2 984 (22.17%) SharePoint
3 524 (11.81%) Skype for Business
4 461 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 440 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 198 (4.46%) IIS
7 161 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 158 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 126 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 54 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 53 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 38 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 32 (0.72%) CMS
14 31 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
14 31 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
15 28 (0.63%) Apache
16 19 (0.43%) IBM Notes
16 19 (0.43%) OpenStack
17 18 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
18 15 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 1155 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 859 (19.36%) MS Office
3 42 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 23 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 17 (0.38%) MS Project
8 6 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.090%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 4 (0.090%) PTC Creo
11 3 (0.068%) Vectorworks
12 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.023%) GIMP
13 1 (0.023%) Mozilla Thunderbird
13 1 (0.023%) Revit
13 1 (0.023%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 114 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.29%) Sentinel
5 8 (0.18%) Infor CRM
6 6 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.11%) Sage CRM
8 4 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.090%) Sage X3
8 4 (0.090%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.068%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.068%) JDE OneWorld
9 3 (0.068%) Line 50
9 3 (0.068%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.068%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.045%) assyst
10 2 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.045%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.045%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1400 (31.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 542 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
3 166 (3.74%) IaaS
4 129 (2.91%) SaaS
5 114 (2.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 113 (2.55%) PaaS
7 104 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
8 75 (1.69%) G Suite
9 55 (1.24%) OneDrive
10 47 (1.06%) Yammer
11 39 (0.88%) Slack
12 36 (0.81%) Mimecast
13 32 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
14 22 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 19 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
16 18 (0.41%) Amazon S3
17 17 (0.38%) Dropbox
18 11 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 10 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
20 9 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 823 (18.54%) Firewall
2 678 (15.28%) DNS
3 518 (11.67%) DHCP
4 493 (11.11%) SAN
5 467 (10.52%) LAN
6 454 (10.23%) WAN
7 438 (9.87%) TCP/IP
8 431 (9.71%) Skype
9 361 (8.13%) VPN
10 287 (6.47%) VoIP
11 200 (4.51%) VLAN
12 178 (4.01%) Internet
13 139 (3.13%) NAS
14 137 (3.09%) Wireless
15 127 (2.86%) Unified Communications
16 93 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
17 90 (2.03%) Network Security
18 88 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
19 79 (1.78%) MPLS
20 62 (1.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (15.01%) SQL Server
2 140 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 121 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 73 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (1.35%) MySQL
6 57 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 51 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
8 45 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
10 35 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (0.72%) Power BI
12 27 (0.61%) Big Data
13 23 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (0.50%) Relational Database
15 14 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 14 (0.32%) Hadoop
16 13 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
17 12 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
18 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 9 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (1.53%) Selenium
3 60 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 49 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 43 (0.97%) JIRA
6 41 (0.92%) Subversion
7 33 (0.74%) Cucumber
7 33 (0.74%) SoapUI
8 32 (0.72%) Jasmine
8 32 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 32 (0.72%) MSTest
8 32 (0.72%) NUnit
9 31 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 25 (0.56%) TeamCity
11 24 (0.54%) JMeter
12 22 (0.50%) Appium
12 22 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (0.50%) Buildbot
12 22 (0.50%) Ranorex
13 15 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 554 (12.48%) Finance
2 177 (3.99%) Retail
3 149 (3.36%) Advertising
4 128 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 89 (2.01%) Banking
6 81 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 67 (1.51%) Marketing
8 58 (1.31%) Law
9 52 (1.17%) Legal
10 30 (0.68%) Publishing
11 22 (0.50%) Back Office
12 19 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.32%) Games
13 14 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.27%) French Language
15 10 (0.23%) Local Government
16 9 (0.20%) Automotive
16 9 (0.20%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.18%) Electronics
17 8 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 761 (17.15%) Support Engineer
2 609 (13.72%) Analyst
3 570 (12.84%) IT Support
4 517 (11.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 382 (8.61%) IT Engineer
6 339 (7.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 328 (7.39%) Support Analyst
8 323 (7.28%) Consultant
9 316 (7.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 284 (6.40%) Windows Engineer
11 272 (6.13%) IT Support Engineer
12 261 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
13 257 (5.79%) Architect
14 245 (5.52%) Administrator
15 221 (4.98%) Developer
16 216 (4.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 193 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
18 192 (4.33%) IT Analyst
19 181 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 181 (4.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (6.11%) .NET
2 173 (3.90%) HTML
3 166 (3.74%) Web Services
4 155 (3.49%) ASP.NET
5 140 (3.15%) CSS
6 99 (2.23%) jQuery
7 91 (2.05%) AngularJS
8 76 (1.71%) KnockoutJS
9 64 (1.44%) Middleware
9 64 (1.44%) XML
10 63 (1.42%) REST
11 61 (1.37%) HTML5
12 56 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (1.04%) CSS3
13 46 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 44 (0.99%) React
15 39 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (0.72%) Handlebars
16 32 (0.72%) JSON
17 29 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 289 (6.51%) Data Centre
2 171 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 168 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 146 (3.29%) Driving Licence
5 124 (2.79%) User Experience
6 117 (2.64%) Clustering
7 115 (2.59%) Computer Science
8 108 (2.43%) Blackberry
9 94 (2.12%) Public Cloud
10 72 (1.62%) iPhone
11 71 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
12 65 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
13 53 (1.19%) Private Cloud
14 45 (1.01%) PKI
15 44 (0.99%) Replication
16 43 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
17 41 (0.92%) iPad
18 40 (0.90%) Fat Client
18 40 (0.90%) Mobile App
18 40 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3166 (71.34%) Windows
2 1798 (40.51%) Windows Server
3 1259 (28.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 1000 (22.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 819 (18.45%) Windows 7
6 649 (14.62%) Windows 10
7 453 (10.21%) Linux
8 390 (8.79%) Windows 8
9 299 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 200 (4.51%) Mac OS X
11 132 (2.97%) Android
12 89 (2.01%) Apple iOS
13 82 (1.85%) Windows XP
14 79 (1.78%) Mac OS
15 74 (1.67%) Unix
16 70 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 31 (0.70%) Ubuntu
18 30 (0.68%) Windows Vista
19 19 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
20 16 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (19.38%) ITIL
2 389 (8.77%) Migration
3 340 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
4 265 (5.97%) CRM
5 250 (5.63%) Project Management
6 240 (5.41%) Presales
7 220 (4.96%) Service Delivery
8 184 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 177 (3.99%) Service Management
10 175 (3.94%) Mentoring
11 173 (3.90%) DevOps
12 122 (2.75%) Problem Management
13 115 (2.59%) High Availability
14 111 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
14 111 (2.50%) PRINCE2
15 104 (2.34%) Change Management
16 102 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 93 (2.10%) ERP
17 93 (2.10%) Software Engineering
18 92 (2.07%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 608 (13.70%) SQL
2 524 (11.81%) PowerShell
3 259 (5.84%) C#
4 191 (4.30%) JavaScript
5 66 (1.49%) C
6 63 (1.42%) Java
7 62 (1.40%) Python
8 52 (1.17%) VB
9 50 (1.13%) PHP
10 45 (1.01%) VBScript
11 35 (0.79%) C++
11 35 (0.79%) T-SQL
12 31 (0.70%) Ruby
13 27 (0.61%) Scala
14 26 (0.59%) TypeScript
15 21 (0.47%) Perl
16 15 (0.34%) Bash Shell
17 12 (0.27%) VBA
18 10 (0.23%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 863 (19.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 529 (11.92%) MCSE
3 382 (8.61%) MCSA
4 333 (7.50%) Degree
5 258 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
6 221 (4.98%) MCP
7 213 (4.80%) CCNA
8 200 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 161 (3.63%) MCITP
10 149 (3.36%) Security Cleared
11 129 (2.91%) SC Cleared
12 74 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
13 73 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
14 66 (1.49%) CCA
15 59 (1.33%) CCNP
16 49 (1.10%) CISM
17 43 (0.97%) CISSP
18 41 (0.92%) DBS Check
19 36 (0.81%) A+ Certification
20 35 (0.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (6.53%) SLA
2 69 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 60 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (0.88%) QA
5 15 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
6 13 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 13 (0.29%) GPG13
6 13 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 13 (0.29%) PMO
6 13 (0.29%) RMADS
7 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.045%) ISO 14000
11 2 (0.045%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.023%) BS25999
12 1 (0.023%) COBIT
12 1 (0.023%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2405 (54.19%) Active Directory
2 1051 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 991 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 270 (6.08%) XenApp
5 227 (5.11%) vSphere
6 130 (2.93%) XenDesktop
7 118 (2.66%) VMware ESX
8 104 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
9 77 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
10 69 (1.55%) Terminal Services
11 65 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
12 43 (0.97%) XenServer
13 30 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 28 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (0.47%) VMware Server
15 21 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
16 17 (0.38%) Docker
17 16 (0.36%) BitLocker
18 15 (0.34%) Firmware
19 14 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 613 (13.81%) SCCM
2 214 (4.82%) SCOM
3 124 (2.79%) Backup Exec
4 75 (1.69%) WSUS
5 65 (1.46%) Puppet
6 59 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 58 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
8 37 (0.83%) NetBackup
9 31 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
10 30 (0.68%) AirWatch
10 30 (0.68%) Nagios
11 29 (0.65%) Ansible
11 29 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
12 25 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
13 24 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 18 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
14 18 (0.41%) SCVMM
15 17 (0.38%) vMotion
16 16 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
16 16 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 2703 (60.91%) Microsoft
2 1685 (37.97%) VMware
3 805 (18.14%) Cisco
4 753 (16.97%) Citrix
5 324 (7.30%) HP
6 202 (4.55%) Apple
7 156 (3.52%) Veeam
8 150 (3.38%) Google
9 148 (3.33%) Dell
10 144 (3.24%) NetApp
11 132 (2.97%) Oracle
12 100 (2.25%) SonicWALL
13 90 (2.03%) Juniper
14 89 (2.01%) Symantec
15 78 (1.76%) Sophos
16 70 (1.58%) SAP
17 67 (1.51%) Avaya
17 67 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
18 66 (1.49%) Red Hat
19 61 (1.37%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £4k shift + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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London
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North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
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Salary: £21000 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
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City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
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Bournemouth, Dorset
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City, London
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Eastleigh, Hampshire
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