The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 166 178 190
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 92 79 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.45% 1.18% 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.24% 14.77% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 76 76 42
Median salary £32,500 £28,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.04% -31.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £63,450
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
Office 365
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
646 535 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.15% 7.97% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 556 467 357
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Office 365
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in the North West

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in the North West

Office 365
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +30 39 £25,500 -5.55% 9
Manchester -9 31 £39,500 +12.85% 12
Merseyside -4 22 £35,250 -17.05% 6
Lancashire - 1 £70,000 - 4
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 120 (65.22%) Windows
2 105 (57.07%) Microsoft
3 102 (55.43%) Windows Server
4 99 (53.80%) Active Directory
5 75 (40.76%) VMware
6 67 (36.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (28.80%) Firewall
9 48 (26.09%) SharePoint
9 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 48 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 46 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 40 (21.74%) Hyper-V
12 38 (20.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
13 34 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 33 (17.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (17.93%) Exchange Server 2013
15 31 (16.85%) DNS
16 29 (15.76%) Cisco
16 29 (15.76%) SQL
16 29 (15.76%) Windows 7
16 29 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
17 28 (15.22%) ITIL
18 27 (14.67%) MCSE
18 27 (14.67%) MS Office
18 27 (14.67%) SAN
19 25 (13.59%) WAN
20 24 (13.04%) Citrix
20 24 (13.04%) SCCM

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (26.09%) MS Exchange
1 48 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 33 (17.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.70%) IIS
5 14 (7.61%) Skype for Business
6 13 (7.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.80%) Apache
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.67%) MS Office
3 3 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Line 50
2 2 (1.09%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.24%) IaaS
4 8 (4.35%) PaaS
5 5 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (2.17%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.63%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.63%) Yammer
8 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (28.80%) Firewall
2 31 (16.85%) DNS
3 27 (14.67%) SAN
4 25 (13.59%) WAN
5 23 (12.50%) LAN
6 21 (11.41%) DHCP
7 14 (7.61%) VoIP
8 13 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (5.98%) TCP/IP
10 10 (5.43%) IP Telephony
11 9 (4.89%) Cisco IPT
12 8 (4.35%) Internet
13 7 (3.80%) MPLS
13 7 (3.80%) VPN
14 6 (3.26%) Skype
15 5 (2.72%) IPsec
15 5 (2.72%) VLAN
16 4 (2.17%) NetScaler
16 4 (2.17%) SMTP
16 4 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.89%) MySQL
3 5 (2.72%) Power BI
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.54%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.54%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (6.52%) Finance
2 7 (3.80%) Legal
2 7 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.72%) Marketing
5 4 (2.17%) Banking
5 4 (2.17%) Publishing
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.09%) Automotive
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (13.59%) IT Support
3 23 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (11.41%) Support Engineer
5 20 (10.87%) Analyst
6 18 (9.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Manager
8 14 (7.61%) Support Analyst
9 12 (6.52%) Consultant
9 12 (6.52%) IT Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
10 11 (5.98%) Administrator
10 11 (5.98%) Technical Support
11 10 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.24%) Web Services
2 12 (6.52%) .NET
2 12 (6.52%) HTML
3 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.26%) CSS
5 5 (2.72%) LAMP
6 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.63%) jQuery
6 3 (1.63%) SOAP
6 3 (1.63%) WCF
7 2 (1.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.54%) COM
8 1 (0.54%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.61%) Clustering
1 14 (7.61%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.80%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.72%) PMI
5 5 (2.72%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.17%) Replication
7 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.63%) iPad
7 3 (1.63%) NHS
8 2 (1.09%) Social Media
8 2 (1.09%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) PKI
9 1 (0.54%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 120 (65.22%) Windows
2 102 (55.43%) Windows Server
3 67 (36.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (15.76%) Windows 7
6 18 (9.78%) Windows 8
7 15 (8.15%) Linux
8 9 (4.89%) Mac OS X
8 9 (4.89%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.72%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.17%) Android
11 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.54%) CentOS
12 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.22%) ITIL
2 17 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 15 (8.15%) Service Management
5 14 (7.61%) High Availability
6 12 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (6.52%) Project Management
6 12 (6.52%) Supplier Management
7 11 (5.98%) CRM
7 11 (5.98%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.98%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (5.43%) Migration
9 9 (4.89%) Presales
10 8 (4.35%) Configuration Management
10 8 (4.35%) ERP
10 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.80%) Change Management
11 7 (3.80%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 29 (15.76%) SQL
3 7 (3.80%) C#
3 7 (3.80%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.80%) Python
4 5 (2.72%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.63%) Java
5 3 (1.63%) VBScript
6 2 (1.09%) C
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (14.67%) MCSE
3 17 (9.24%) MCITP
4 14 (7.61%) MCSA
5 13 (7.07%) MCP
6 5 (2.72%) Degree
6 5 (2.72%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.63%) CCNA
9 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.54%) MCTS
10 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.54%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.61%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) GAMP
System Software
1 99 (53.80%) Active Directory
2 40 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 33 (17.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (10.33%) vSphere
5 14 (7.61%) XenApp
6 9 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.26%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (3.26%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.72%) ISA Server
8 5 (2.72%) vCloud
8 5 (2.72%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.17%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (13.04%) SCCM
2 9 (4.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (4.89%) Puppet
3 8 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.80%) WSUS
5 5 (2.72%) Ansible
5 5 (2.72%) vMotion
6 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.09%) PaperCut
6 2 (1.09%) SCOM
7 1 (0.54%) DameWare
7 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 105 (57.07%) Microsoft
2 75 (40.76%) VMware
3 29 (15.76%) Cisco
4 24 (13.04%) Citrix
5 19 (10.33%) Dell
6 18 (9.78%) Apple
7 15 (8.15%) Symantec
8 13 (7.07%) Nimble Storage
8 13 (7.07%) Sophos
9 12 (6.52%) HP
9 12 (6.52%) Veeam
10 8 (4.35%) EqualLogic
11 6 (3.26%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.72%) Avaya
12 5 (2.72%) Zerto
13 4 (2.17%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (2.17%) Forcepoint
14 3 (1.63%) arcserve
14 3 (1.63%) Sage
14 3 (1.63%) SAP
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