The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 61 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.28% 1.44% 5.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.83% 25.93% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 1 10
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £55,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 120 27 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 22.18% 5.57% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 85 17 55
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Office 365
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Watford

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Watford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 54 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 48 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 43 (46.74%) VMware
5 42 (45.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (43.48%) Firewall
7 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (36.96%) MS Exchange
9 33 (35.87%) Microsoft Office
10 32 (34.78%) Windows Server
11 31 (33.70%) ITIL
12 29 (31.52%) Cisco
12 29 (31.52%) Citrix
12 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
14 23 (25.00%) Skype for Business
14 23 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (23.91%) DHCP
15 22 (23.91%) DNS
16 21 (22.83%) Linux
16 21 (22.83%) VMware ESXi
17 20 (21.74%) VPN
18 19 (20.65%) MCSE
18 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (20.65%) Wireless
19 18 (19.57%) MPLS
19 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
20 17 (18.48%) Skype
20 17 (18.48%) Remote Desktop

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 34 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 23 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.09%) CMS
7 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (45.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (16.30%) PaaS
3 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.35%) Mimecast
5 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.26%) IaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (43.48%) Firewall
2 22 (23.91%) DHCP
2 22 (23.91%) DNS
3 20 (21.74%) VPN
4 19 (20.65%) Wireless
5 18 (19.57%) MPLS
6 17 (18.48%) Remote Desktop
6 17 (18.48%) Skype
6 17 (18.48%) VoIP
7 15 (16.30%) LAN
7 15 (16.30%) WAN
8 14 (15.22%) ISDN
8 14 (15.22%) PBX
8 14 (15.22%) VLAN
9 5 (5.43%) Unified Communications
10 4 (4.35%) BGP
10 4 (4.35%) SAN
10 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 14 (15.22%) Retail
2 11 (11.96%) Games
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Office 365 Engineer
2 27 (29.35%) Consultant
3 26 (28.26%) Active Directory Support
4 20 (21.74%) Cloud Engineer
5 19 (20.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (19.57%) Support Engineer
7 17 (18.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (18.48%) Analyst
8 16 (17.39%) Azure Engineer
8 16 (17.39%) Cloud Consultant
8 16 (17.39%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 16 (17.39%) Server Engineer
9 15 (16.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (16.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 15 (16.30%) Infrastructure Support
9 15 (16.30%) Technical Consultant
10 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (15.22%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 14 (15.22%) Server Consultant
10 14 (15.22%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) CSS
2 5 (5.43%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) jQuery
3 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.35%) CAML
3 4 (4.35%) REST
4 2 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (2.17%) SAML
4 2 (2.17%) XMPP
5 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.09%) CSS3
5 1 (1.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.26%) Blog
2 3 (3.26%) iPhone
3 2 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) PMI
4 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 32 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (22.83%) Linux
5 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (15.22%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 5 (5.43%) Mac OS X
10 4 (4.35%) Android
10 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) ITIL
2 16 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 15 (16.30%) Coaching
4 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
5 13 (14.13%) Presales
6 5 (5.43%) Business Continuity
6 5 (5.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.35%) Release Management
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (4.35%) Web Filtering
7 4 (4.35%) Workflow
8 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.17%) ERP
9 2 (2.17%) Information Security
9 2 (2.17%) Line Management
9 2 (2.17%) Migration
9 2 (2.17%) Operations Management
9 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.35%) C
3 4 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (20.65%) MCSE
3 16 (17.39%) MCSA
4 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.61%) CCNP
6 6 (6.52%) Degree
7 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) MCTS
8 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 48 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.83%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
5 16 (17.39%) Terminal Services
6 9 (9.78%) XenApp
7 6 (6.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.17%) vSphere
8 2 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) WSUS
2 8 (8.70%) SCCM
3 7 (7.61%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.17%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 43 (46.74%) VMware
3 29 (31.52%) Cisco
3 29 (31.52%) Citrix
4 12 (13.04%) HP
5 8 (8.70%) Aruba
5 8 (8.70%) Juniper
6 7 (7.61%) Veeam
7 6 (6.52%) Meraki
7 6 (6.52%) NetApp
7 6 (6.52%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.35%) Dell
8 4 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (4.35%) Nintex
8 4 (4.35%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.26%) Acronis
9 3 (3.26%) AppSense
9 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.17%) EMC
10 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
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