Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 21 37
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 471 279 474
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.97% 9.97% 6.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.82% 24.28% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 393 235 377
10th Percentile £21,568 £22,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £25,481 £26,875 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -
75th Percentile £46,250 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88% -3.75%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,800 1,149 1,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.43% 41.08% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,247 1,034 1,593
10th Percentile £29,900 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in Yorkshire

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in Yorkshire

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in Yorkshire

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 October 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
West Yorkshire -24 258 £37,500 +5.63% 79
South Yorkshire +14 91 £35,000 -3.45% 35
North Yorkshire +1 63 £37,500 -11.76% 25
East Yorkshire -1 31 £31,500 -21.25% 7
Humberside - 15 - - 3
Microsoft 365
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 309 (65.61%) Windows
2 296 (62.85%) Microsoft
3 283 (60.08%) Active Directory
4 220 (46.71%) Azure
5 159 (33.76%) Social Skills
6 155 (32.91%) Windows Server
7 133 (28.24%) Windows 10
8 120 (25.48%) VMware
9 110 (23.35%) Firewall
10 100 (21.23%) ITIL
11 95 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 95 (20.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 90 (19.11%) Microsoft Office
13 89 (18.90%) Finance
13 89 (18.90%) Hyper-V
14 87 (18.47%) Microsoft Intune
14 87 (18.47%) SharePoint
15 78 (16.56%) Problem-Solving
16 75 (15.92%) SLA
16 75 (15.92%) Cisco
17 71 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
18 69 (14.65%) Azure Active Directory
19 65 (13.80%) DNS
20 64 (13.59%) LAN
21 61 (12.95%) WAN
21 61 (12.95%) DHCP
22 60 (12.74%) MS Exchange
23 59 (12.53%) SQL
24 58 (12.31%) SQL Server
25 56 (11.89%) SCCM

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 87 (18.47%) SharePoint
2 60 (12.74%) MS Exchange
3 22 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.55%) IIS
4 12 (2.55%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.27%) Confluence
6 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.64%) Moodle
6 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 90 (19.11%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.21%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.85%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 220 (46.71%) Azure
2 69 (14.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 47 (9.98%) OneDrive
4 30 (6.37%) AWS
5 25 (5.31%) Power Platform
6 23 (4.88%) SaaS
7 18 (3.82%) IaaS
7 18 (3.82%) PaaS
8 12 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.55%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.91%) PowerApps
10 8 (1.70%) Mimecast
11 7 (1.49%) GCP
12 5 (1.06%) Cohesity
13 4 (0.85%) Azure Sentinel
13 4 (0.85%) Azure Storage
13 4 (0.85%) Google Workspace
14 2 (0.42%) Power Automate
14 2 (0.42%) Serverless
15 1 (0.21%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 110 (23.35%) Firewall
2 65 (13.80%) DNS
3 64 (13.59%) LAN
4 61 (12.95%) DHCP
4 61 (12.95%) WAN
5 50 (10.62%) SAN
6 44 (9.34%) VPN
7 43 (9.13%) Wi-Fi
8 42 (8.92%) TCP/IP
9 31 (6.58%) VLAN
10 26 (5.52%) Network Security
11 25 (5.31%) Remote Desktop
12 23 (4.88%) Skype
13 19 (4.03%) Unified Communications
14 11 (2.34%) VoIP
14 11 (2.34%) Wireless
15 10 (2.12%) MPLS
15 10 (2.12%) NAS
16 8 (1.70%) Cisco ISE
16 8 (1.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.76%) Power BI
3 12 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2019
10 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.85%) FileMaker
10 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.21%) Big Data
12 1 (0.21%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (1.91%) JIRA
2 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.42%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.42%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.42%) MSI
4 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
General
1 159 (33.76%) Social Skills
2 89 (18.90%) Finance
3 48 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (8.28%) Organisational Skills
5 31 (6.58%) Manufacturing
6 25 (5.31%) Retail
7 16 (3.40%) Law
8 10 (2.12%) Back Office
9 9 (1.91%) Public Sector
10 8 (1.70%) Legal
11 7 (1.49%) Banking
11 7 (1.49%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.64%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (0.64%) Influencing Skills
12 3 (0.64%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (0.42%) Games
13 2 (0.42%) Local Government
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (18.26%) Support Engineer
2 85 (18.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 69 (14.65%) IT Engineer
4 64 (13.59%) IT Support
5 56 (11.89%) Analyst
6 48 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 45 (9.55%) IT Support Engineer
8 37 (7.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 33 (7.01%) Consultant
10 30 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 29 (6.16%) Service Desk Engineer
12 22 (4.67%) Network Engineer
12 22 (4.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (4.67%) Windows Engineer
13 21 (4.46%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
13 21 (4.46%) Technical Consultant
14 20 (4.25%) Service Desk Analyst
15 19 (4.03%) Service Analyst
15 19 (4.03%) Support Analyst
16 17 (3.61%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.61%) Web Services
2 13 (2.76%) .NET
3 8 (1.70%) .NET Framework
3 8 (1.70%) CSS
3 8 (1.70%) HTML
3 8 (1.70%) JSON
4 3 (0.64%) XHTML
4 3 (0.64%) XML
5 2 (0.42%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.21%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.21%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
6 1 (0.21%) SAML
6 1 (0.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.07%) Self-Motivation
2 34 (7.22%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.40%) EPoS
5 15 (3.18%) Analytical Mindset
5 15 (3.18%) Public Cloud
6 11 (2.34%) CMDB
7 10 (2.12%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.70%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.49%) User Experience
11 6 (1.27%) Replication
12 5 (1.06%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.06%) Learning Management System
12 5 (1.06%) PMI
13 4 (0.85%) Cyberattack
13 4 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 309 (65.61%) Windows
2 155 (32.91%) Windows Server
3 133 (28.24%) Windows 10
4 71 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (11.04%) Windows Server 2016
6 48 (10.19%) Windows Server 2019
7 40 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (7.22%) Windows 7
9 22 (4.67%) Android
10 19 (4.03%) Apple iOS
11 18 (3.82%) Windows 8
12 14 (2.97%) Linux
12 14 (2.97%) Mac OS
13 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.64%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.21%) AIX
15 1 (0.21%) CentOS
15 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.23%) ITIL
2 95 (20.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 78 (16.56%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 36 (7.64%) Change Management
5 36 (7.64%) Service Delivery
6 34 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (7.22%) Presales
7 32 (6.79%) Incident Management
7 32 (6.79%) Mentoring
8 30 (6.37%) Project Delivery
8 30 (6.37%) Project Management
9 23 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (4.46%) Coaching
10 21 (4.46%) ERP
10 21 (4.46%) Information Security
10 21 (4.46%) ITSM
10 21 (4.46%) Service Management
11 19 (4.03%) Migration
11 19 (4.03%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.53%) SQL
2 39 (8.28%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.27%) C#
5 4 (0.85%) X++
6 3 (0.64%) PHP
7 2 (0.42%) C
7 2 (0.42%) VB
8 1 (0.21%) Java
8 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (4.25%) CCNA
2 20 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (4.03%) MCSE
4 9 (1.91%) MCSA
4 9 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.70%) CCNP
6 6 (1.27%) Degree
7 5 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.64%) CISSP
8 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.64%) MCITP
9 2 (0.42%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.42%) AAT
9 2 (0.42%) ACCA
9 2 (0.42%) CIMA
9 2 (0.42%) HNC
9 2 (0.42%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (15.92%) SLA
2 26 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (2.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 7 (1.49%) GDPR
6 6 (1.27%) QA
7 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.42%) Accessibility
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.42%) NCSC
8 2 (0.42%) PMO
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.21%) NIST
System Software
1 283 (60.08%) Active Directory
2 95 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (18.90%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.03%) BitLocker
5 11 (2.34%) vSphere
6 10 (2.12%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (2.12%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.27%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.06%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.64%) XenApp
11 2 (0.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.42%) Firmware
11 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.21%) Docker
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 87 (18.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 56 (11.89%) SCCM
3 14 (2.97%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 13 (2.76%) SCOM
4 13 (2.76%) SCVMM
4 13 (2.76%) Single Sign-On
5 10 (2.12%) WSUS
6 6 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
7 5 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.64%) Nessus
10 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.21%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 296 (62.85%) Microsoft
2 120 (25.48%) VMware
3 75 (15.92%) Cisco
4 45 (9.55%) Veeam
5 39 (8.28%) Citrix
6 26 (5.52%) Apple
7 20 (4.25%) Dell
7 20 (4.25%) Meraki
8 19 (4.03%) SonicWALL
9 16 (3.40%) CommVault
9 16 (3.40%) HP
9 16 (3.40%) SAP
10 14 (2.97%) ServiceNow
11 11 (2.34%) Aruba
12 10 (2.12%) Draytek
12 10 (2.12%) Google
12 10 (2.12%) NetApp
12 10 (2.12%) Veritas
13 9 (1.91%) Sophos
13 9 (1.91%) Zerto