Period
to 18 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 6 months to 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 27 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 +21
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 333 441 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.89% 7.27% 4.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.63% 24.14% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 375 394 357
Median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £20,731 £21,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Office 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 1,614 1,827 1,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 43.07% 30.10% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,531 1,533
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 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 Office 365 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 +16 212 £33,432 +2.87% 41
North Yorkshire -13 53 £45,000 +5.88% 5
South Yorkshire +1 48 £32,500 -11.64% 18
East Yorkshire +5 19 £45,000 +63.64% 6
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing Office 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 Office 365.

1 176 (52.85%) Microsoft
2 174 (52.25%) Active Directory
3 172 (51.65%) Windows
4 130 (39.04%) Azure
5 118 (35.44%) Windows Server
6 98 (29.43%) ITIL
7 86 (25.83%) VMware
8 84 (25.23%) SCCM
9 75 (22.52%) DNS
10 73 (21.92%) Unified Communications
11 63 (18.92%) Firewall
12 62 (18.62%) DHCP
12 62 (18.62%) Windows 10
13 58 (17.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 56 (16.82%) Hyper-V
15 55 (16.52%) PowerShell
16 54 (16.22%) Service Management
17 52 (15.62%) Microsoft Office
17 52 (15.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 51 (15.32%) SLA
19 50 (15.02%) Incident Management
20 48 (14.41%) SharePoint
21 46 (13.81%) SQL
22 45 (13.51%) Problem Management
23 44 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
23 44 (13.21%) TCP/IP
23 44 (13.21%) ITSM
24 42 (12.61%) ITIL Certification
25 41 (12.31%) Identity Access Management
26 40 (12.01%) Virtual Desktop

Office 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 48 (14.41%) SharePoint
2 33 (9.91%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.30%) IIS
4 7 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.90%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) Confluence
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 52 (15.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) BASE24
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 130 (39.04%) Azure
2 32 (9.61%) OneDrive
3 29 (8.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (5.71%) AWS
5 9 (2.70%) Power Platform
6 8 (2.40%) IaaS
7 7 (2.10%) PaaS
7 7 (2.10%) Yammer
8 5 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.50%) PowerApps
9 4 (1.20%) Azure Functions
9 4 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.20%) Serverless
10 3 (0.90%) SaaS
11 2 (0.60%) G Suite
12 1 (0.30%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 75 (22.52%) DNS
2 73 (21.92%) Unified Communications
3 63 (18.92%) Firewall
4 62 (18.62%) DHCP
5 44 (13.21%) TCP/IP
6 40 (12.01%) VPN
7 27 (8.11%) LAN
8 26 (7.81%) WAN
9 23 (6.91%) SAN
10 17 (5.11%) VLAN
10 17 (5.11%) Wireless
11 16 (4.80%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (3.00%) Skype
13 8 (2.40%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.80%) NAS
15 5 (1.50%) MPLS
16 3 (0.90%) Internet
16 3 (0.90%) VoIP
17 1 (0.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.90%) Power BI
4 2 (0.60%) Big Data
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (9.01%) Finance
2 11 (3.30%) Public Sector
3 6 (1.80%) Law
3 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.50%) Local Government
5 4 (1.20%) Retail
6 3 (0.90%) Legal
6 3 (0.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.60%) Electronics
7 2 (0.60%) Social Housing
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (24.32%) Analyst
2 48 (14.41%) Support Analyst
3 43 (12.91%) Senior Analyst
4 41 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (12.01%) Senior Support Analyst
6 36 (10.81%) Support Engineer
7 31 (9.31%) Service Analyst
8 24 (7.21%) Service Desk Analyst
9 23 (6.91%) IT Support
10 20 (6.01%) IT Engineer
10 20 (6.01%) Technical Leader
11 18 (5.41%) Project Analyst
11 18 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
12 17 (5.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 17 (5.11%) Administrator
13 15 (4.50%) IT Analyst
13 15 (4.50%) IT Technician
14 14 (4.20%) IT Manager
15 13 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
15 13 (3.90%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.20%) Web Services
2 6 (1.80%) .NET
3 4 (1.20%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.90%) COM
4 3 (0.90%) XML
5 2 (0.60%) JSON
5 2 (0.60%) Middleware
6 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.30%) CSS
6 1 (0.30%) Spring
6 1 (0.30%) WF
6 1 (0.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.21%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (5.41%) Driving Licence
4 14 (4.20%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.00%) Cyberattack
5 10 (3.00%) Cyberthreat
5 10 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (2.70%) User Experience
7 6 (1.80%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.50%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.20%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.90%) iPad
10 3 (0.90%) iPhone
10 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 172 (51.65%) Windows
2 118 (35.44%) Windows Server
3 62 (18.62%) Windows 10
4 34 (10.21%) Windows 7
5 30 (9.01%) Windows Server 2016
6 29 (8.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (6.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (5.71%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (3.60%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.30%) Linux
11 5 (1.50%) Unix
12 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.90%) Android
14 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (29.43%) ITIL
2 54 (16.22%) Service Management
3 52 (15.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 50 (15.02%) Incident Management
5 45 (13.51%) Problem Management
6 44 (13.21%) ITSM
6 44 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (12.31%) Identity Access Management
8 40 (12.01%) Identity Management
9 27 (8.11%) Migration
10 25 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (6.31%) Strategic Roadmap
12 15 (4.50%) Information Security
13 12 (3.60%) Change Management
13 12 (3.60%) Configuration Management
13 12 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.60%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (3.60%) Project Delivery
13 12 (3.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.52%) PowerShell
2 46 (13.81%) SQL
3 6 (1.80%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.20%) Python
5 2 (0.60%) C
5 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.30%) C#
6 1 (0.30%) PHP
6 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (12.61%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.40%) Degree
4 6 (1.80%) A+ Certification
4 6 (1.80%) MCSE
5 5 (1.50%) DBS Check
5 5 (1.50%) HNC
5 5 (1.50%) MCDST
5 5 (1.50%) MCSA
6 4 (1.20%) CCNA
6 4 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.60%) CCNP
8 2 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (15.32%) SLA
2 15 (4.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 15 (4.50%) GDPR
3 13 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.30%) PMO
6 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 174 (52.25%) Active Directory
2 58 (17.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (16.82%) Hyper-V
4 40 (12.01%) Virtual Desktop
5 12 (3.60%) Firmware
6 6 (1.80%) Docker
7 4 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.90%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.60%) vSphere
10 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.30%) KVM
10 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.30%) XenApp
10 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 84 (25.23%) SCCM
2 22 (6.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (4.20%) SCOM
4 9 (2.70%) SCVMM
5 8 (2.40%) SCOrch
6 6 (1.80%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.80%) PaperCut
7 4 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.20%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.90%) Ansible
9 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.60%) Nessus
9 2 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.60%) Terraform
9 2 (0.60%) WSUS
10 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 176 (52.85%) Microsoft
2 86 (25.83%) VMware
3 29 (8.71%) Cisco
3 29 (8.71%) Citrix
4 24 (7.21%) Veeam
5 15 (4.50%) Dell
6 10 (3.00%) Remedy
7 8 (2.40%) SonicWALL
8 7 (2.10%) CommVault
8 7 (2.10%) HP
9 6 (1.80%) Apple
9 6 (1.80%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.50%) EMC
10 5 (1.50%) iManage
10 5 (1.50%) Mitel
10 5 (1.50%) NetApp
10 5 (1.50%) Symantec
10 5 (1.50%) WatchGuard
11 4 (1.20%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.20%) TOWER Software