Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OneDrive skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OneDrive over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive)
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 549 510 686
Rank change year-on-year -39 +176 +331
Permanent jobs citing OneDrive 556 191 447
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.06% 0.99% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 478 165 363
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,431 £25,375
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,913 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.08% +4.25% -5.26%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OneDrive 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 52,222 19,337 44,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.14% 39.37% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36,636 16,232 36,371
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
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% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

OneDrive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OneDrive.

Salary trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OneDrive over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OneDrive within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 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 -65 461 £42,500 -9.41% 103
UK excluding London -48 318 £42,500 - 83
London -121 177 £47,500 -29.63% 27
Work from Home -191 113 £50,000 - 16
North of England -85 77 £42,500 +25.00% 23
South East -121 70 £33,000 -34.00% 17
Midlands -80 54 £45,750 +7.65% 14
East of England -51 52 £33,250 -6.34% 12
Yorkshire -91 44 £45,000 +36.36% 3
East Midlands -40 38 £47,500 +20.25% 4
Scotland -62 30 £58,820 +17.64% 5
North West -76 30 £40,000 +3.23% 18
South West -60 27 £37,500 -16.67% 10
West Midlands -94 16 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Wales -38 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North East -30 3 £29,000 -12.12% 2

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing OneDrive 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 OneDrive.

1 512 (92.09%) Microsoft 365
2 490 (88.13%) SharePoint
3 460 (82.73%) Microsoft
4 387 (69.60%) Azure
5 316 (56.83%) Windows
6 304 (54.68%) Active Directory
7 241 (43.35%) Microsoft Intune
8 191 (34.35%) Windows 10
9 185 (33.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 185 (33.27%) Windows Server
10 174 (31.29%) PowerShell
11 168 (30.22%) Social Skills
12 150 (26.98%) VMware
13 127 (22.84%) Power Platform
14 126 (22.66%) Microsoft Office
15 122 (21.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 113 (20.32%) DNS
17 111 (19.96%) Firewall
18 93 (16.73%) DHCP
19 91 (16.37%) VPN
19 91 (16.37%) SCCM
20 90 (16.19%) ITIL
21 89 (16.01%) PowerApps
22 84 (15.11%) Project Delivery
23 80 (14.39%) Power Automate
24 79 (14.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 72 (12.95%) Hyper-V
25 72 (12.95%) Data Centre
26 70 (12.59%) MS Exchange
27 66 (11.87%) Migration

OneDrive
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
1 490 (88.13%) SharePoint
2 70 (12.59%) MS Exchange
3 38 (6.83%) IIS
4 23 (4.14%) Skype for Business
5 19 (3.42%) Confluence
6 13 (2.34%) WordPress
7 12 (2.16%) CMS
7 12 (2.16%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.80%) Apache
10 6 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.18%) JBoss
13 1 (0.18%) LiveLink
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 126 (22.66%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.72%) SPSS
4 4 (0.72%) Stata
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.98%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.54%) Raiser's Edge
4 3 (0.54%) Relativity
4 3 (0.54%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.18%) Line 50
6 1 (0.18%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 512 (92.09%) Microsoft 365
2 387 (69.60%) Azure
3 185 (33.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 127 (22.84%) Power Platform
5 89 (16.01%) PowerApps
6 80 (14.39%) Power Automate
7 62 (11.15%) IaaS
8 61 (10.97%) AWS
9 58 (10.43%) PaaS
10 55 (9.89%) SaaS
11 44 (7.91%) Yammer
12 41 (7.37%) Mimecast
13 21 (3.78%) Dynamics 365
14 15 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 11 (1.98%) Azure Service Bus
17 9 (1.62%) Serverless
18 8 (1.44%) Azure Functions
18 8 (1.44%) ShareGate
19 6 (1.08%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 113 (20.32%) DNS
2 111 (19.96%) Firewall
3 93 (16.73%) DHCP
4 91 (16.37%) VPN
5 46 (8.27%) TCP/IP
6 42 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
7 40 (7.19%) VLAN
8 36 (6.47%) Skype
9 33 (5.94%) WAN
10 31 (5.58%) LAN
11 29 (5.22%) VoIP
12 22 (3.96%) SAN
13 19 (3.42%) Wireless
14 16 (2.88%) Internet
14 16 (2.88%) Network Security
14 16 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
15 15 (2.70%) Unified Communications
16 13 (2.34%) NetScaler
16 13 (2.34%) SSL
17 11 (1.98%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.32%) Power BI
3 12 (2.16%) MySQL
4 10 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.62%) Tableau
6 7 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.72%) Data Lake
8 3 (0.54%) Metadata
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.18%) Big Data
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.18%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 36 (6.47%) JIRA
2 14 (2.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) AutoIt
General
1 168 (30.22%) Social Skills
2 59 (10.61%) Finance
3 25 (4.50%) Organisational Skills
4 22 (3.96%) Documentation Skills
5 20 (3.60%) Marketing
5 20 (3.60%) Public Sector
6 17 (3.06%) Law
7 14 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (2.34%) Retail
9 12 (2.16%) Back Office
10 8 (1.44%) Advertising
10 8 (1.44%) Presentation Skills
11 7 (1.26%) Legal
11 7 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.90%) Automotive
13 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.54%) Games
15 2 (0.36%) Banking
15 2 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 77 (13.85%) Support Engineer
2 70 (12.59%) Consultant
3 68 (12.23%) Analyst
4 65 (11.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 54 (9.71%) IT Support
6 53 (9.53%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 49 (8.81%) IT Engineer
8 35 (6.29%) Azure Engineer
9 34 (6.12%) Architect
10 33 (5.94%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
11 30 (5.40%) IT Support Engineer
12 29 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support
13 28 (5.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 28 (5.04%) IT Manager
13 28 (5.04%) Service Analyst
14 24 (4.32%) Microsoft Specialist
15 23 (4.14%) Administrator
15 23 (4.14%) Service Desk Analyst
16 22 (3.96%) Cloud Engineer
16 22 (3.96%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.86%) SAML
2 16 (2.88%) Web Services
3 15 (2.70%) HTML
4 12 (2.16%) XML
5 10 (1.80%) LAMP
5 10 (1.80%) LAPP Stack
5 10 (1.80%) OAuth
5 10 (1.80%) OAuth2
5 10 (1.80%) OpenID
6 7 (1.26%) JSON
7 4 (0.72%) .NET
7 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Graph
7 4 (0.72%) Velocity
8 3 (0.54%) CSS
9 2 (0.36%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.36%) COM
9 2 (0.36%) REST
10 1 (0.18%) HTML5
10 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.95%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.01%) User Experience
3 21 (3.78%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.42%) Public Cloud
5 16 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (1.80%) PKI
9 8 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Licensing
10 7 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.08%) BYOD
11 6 (1.08%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.08%) iPhone
11 6 (1.08%) Podcast
12 5 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.72%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.72%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 316 (56.83%) Windows
2 191 (34.35%) Windows 10
3 185 (33.27%) Windows Server
4 61 (10.97%) Linux
5 60 (10.79%) Apple iOS
6 53 (9.53%) Android
7 39 (7.01%) Mac OS
7 39 (7.01%) Windows Server 2019
8 32 (5.76%) Windows Server 2016
9 26 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (3.06%) CentOS
11 12 (2.16%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.44%) VMS
13 7 (1.26%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.36%) Unix
16 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (16.19%) ITIL
2 84 (15.11%) Project Delivery
3 79 (14.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 66 (11.87%) Migration
5 58 (10.43%) Presales
6 57 (10.25%) Service Delivery
7 52 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (7.55%) Change Management
9 40 (7.19%) DevOps
9 40 (7.19%) Project Management
10 35 (6.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 33 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
12 32 (5.76%) Cybersecurity
12 32 (5.76%) Mentoring
13 31 (5.58%) Service Management
14 27 (4.86%) Problem Management
15 25 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (4.50%) Incident Management
16 24 (4.32%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 174 (31.29%) PowerShell
2 38 (6.83%) SQL
3 13 (2.34%) C#
3 13 (2.34%) Python
4 11 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 10 (1.80%) Perl
5 10 (1.80%) VBScript
6 7 (1.26%) Ruby
7 6 (1.08%) C
7 6 (1.08%) VB
8 4 (0.72%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.54%) DataFlex
10 1 (0.18%) Java
10 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (5.94%) Degree
3 25 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (4.14%) CCNA
5 19 (3.42%) ACCA
6 11 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.98%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.44%) VCP6
7 8 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.26%) A+ Certification
8 7 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.26%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.90%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.90%) MCSA
10 5 (0.90%) MCSE
11 4 (0.72%) HNC
11 4 (0.72%) HND
11 4 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.91%) SLA
2 21 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (3.60%) Cyber Essentials
4 16 (2.88%) GDPR
5 8 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) NIST
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 304 (54.68%) Active Directory
2 122 (21.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (12.95%) Hyper-V
4 46 (8.27%) vSphere
5 39 (7.01%) XenDesktop
6 29 (5.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 27 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (4.68%) BitLocker
9 12 (2.16%) XenApp
10 6 (1.08%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 241 (43.35%) Microsoft Intune
2 91 (16.37%) SCCM
3 30 (5.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 26 (4.68%) Single Sign-On
5 20 (3.60%) Jamf Pro
6 17 (3.06%) AirWatch
7 16 (2.88%) SCOM
8 12 (2.16%) Terraform
9 9 (1.62%) WSUS
10 5 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.72%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.54%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.54%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.36%) DameWare
13 2 (0.36%) Plesk
13 2 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
13 2 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (0.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 460 (82.73%) Microsoft
2 150 (26.98%) VMware
3 56 (10.07%) Citrix
4 51 (9.17%) Cisco
5 35 (6.29%) Apple
6 25 (4.50%) Veeam
7 23 (4.14%) ServiceNow
7 23 (4.14%) Sophos
8 21 (3.78%) HP
8 21 (3.78%) Meraki
8 21 (3.78%) Nimble Storage
9 20 (3.60%) CrowdStrike
10 16 (2.88%) Adobe
10 16 (2.88%) Sage
11 13 (2.34%) Google
12 12 (2.16%) NetApp
12 12 (2.16%) Palo Alto
13 11 (1.98%) 3PAR
13 11 (1.98%) Brocade
13 11 (1.98%) Sitecore