Period
to 2 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Microsoft 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft 365 over the 6 months to 2 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 50 29
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 75 62 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.01% 6.18% 6.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.63% 13.14% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 101
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £24,750
25th Percentile £25,000 £27,438 £29,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,590 £31,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.29% -25.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £41,063 £42,375 £52,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £58,750 £56,000
South East median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.30% +6.94% -4.00%

Microsoft 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 382 472 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.63% 47.06% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 239 345 389
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £29,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% +9.47%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Microsoft 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in West Sussex

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in West Sussex

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in West Sussex

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 2 December 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
Horsham +18 30 £31,500 - 1
Crawley +9 18 £30,000 - 1
Burgess Hill -7 8 £21,540 -36.65% 5
Chichester -9 5 £32,500 +47.73% 1
Gatwick - 3 £110,000 -
Littlehampton 0 2 £52,500 +56.72%
Haywards Heath -7 2 £27,750 -38.33% 3
Worthing -1 1 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £24,000 - 1
Microsoft 365
South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 61 (81.33%) Active Directory
2 60 (80.00%) Windows
3 43 (57.33%) Windows 10
4 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (37.33%) Finance
6 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 24 (32.00%) ITIL
8 23 (30.67%) Azure
9 21 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
11 17 (22.67%) VMware
12 16 (21.33%) Social Skills
13 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
14 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
15 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
16 10 (13.33%) SLA
16 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
17 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (10.67%) SCCM
18 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
18 8 (10.67%) SQL
19 7 (9.33%) Azure Active Directory
19 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
19 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
19 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2019
19 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
20 6 (8.00%) Degree

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 21 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Azure
2 7 (9.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.67%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.67%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.33%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (1.33%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) DHCP
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (2.67%) WAN
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
5 1 (1.33%) MPLS
5 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.33%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) VLAN
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
5 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.67%) QlikView
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.33%) Metadata
3 1 (1.33%) Power BI
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Social Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Organisational Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.00%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Analyst
2 16 (21.33%) Technical Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (13.33%) IT Support
5 9 (12.00%) Service Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) IT Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
10 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.67%) EPoS
3 2 (2.67%) iPad
3 2 (2.67%) iPhone
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (80.00%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) Windows 10
3 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.33%) Linux
9 1 (1.33%) Android
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) ITIL
2 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) Information Security
3 6 (8.00%) Service Management
4 5 (6.67%) Time Management
5 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (4.00%) Due Diligence
6 3 (4.00%) IT Governance
6 3 (4.00%) Line Management
6 3 (4.00%) Operations Management
6 3 (4.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.00%) Software Licensing
6 3 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) MCITP
3 3 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (2.67%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.67%) CISSP
4 2 (2.67%) HNC
4 2 (2.67%) MCDST
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (6.67%) GDPR
3 2 (2.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.67%) NIST
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (81.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.67%) VirtualBox
4 5 (6.67%) XenApp
4 5 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.67%) VMware
3 6 (8.00%) Citrix
4 4 (5.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.67%) Altiris
5 2 (2.67%) Apple
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.33%) ANSYS
6 1 (1.33%) NetApp
6 1 (1.33%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (1.33%) Sophos