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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 135 158 204
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +46
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 95 92 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.71% 1.51% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.46% 20.77% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 71 41
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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
544 443 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.79% 7.26% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 439 361 248
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Manchester +28 52 £37,500 -9.09% 10
Merseyside +7 20 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Cheshire +20 14 £25,500 -25.00% 8
Lancashire -6 6 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 153 (69.55%) Windows
1 153 (69.55%) Microsoft
2 122 (55.45%) Active Directory
3 93 (42.27%) Windows Server
4 81 (36.82%) MS Exchange
5 74 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (29.55%) ITIL
7 63 (28.64%) MS Excel
7 63 (28.64%) SQL Server
8 61 (27.73%) VMware
9 59 (26.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 59 (26.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (25.91%) Firewall
11 54 (24.55%) SharePoint
12 53 (24.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 48 (21.82%) SQL
13 48 (21.82%) WAN
14 45 (20.45%) LAN
14 45 (20.45%) Citrix
15 44 (20.00%) Windows 7
16 43 (19.55%) MS Office
17 37 (16.82%) SCCM
18 36 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
18 36 (16.36%) Cisco
19 33 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 32 (14.55%) Hyper-V
21 30 (13.64%) Data Centre
22 29 (13.18%) Project Management
22 29 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (12.73%) AppSense

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 81 (36.82%) MS Exchange
2 54 (24.55%) SharePoint
3 36 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (10.00%) Skype for Business
6 11 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (4.55%) IIS
8 8 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.27%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.91%) Apache
11 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.45%) Confluence
12 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 63 (28.64%) MS Excel
2 43 (19.55%) MS Office
3 5 (2.27%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) FastStats
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 59 (26.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.36%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.55%) IaaS
4 7 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.36%) PaaS
6 2 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.91%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.91%) Heroku
6 2 (0.91%) SaaS
6 2 (0.91%) Yammer
7 1 (0.45%) Force.com
7 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 57 (25.91%) Firewall
2 48 (21.82%) WAN
3 45 (20.45%) LAN
4 25 (11.36%) VPN
5 23 (10.45%) SAN
6 18 (8.18%) DNS
6 18 (8.18%) Internet
7 17 (7.73%) VLAN
8 15 (6.82%) DHCP
9 14 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (5.91%) IP Telephony
10 13 (5.91%) Skype
11 10 (4.55%) TCP/IP
11 10 (4.55%) VoIP
12 7 (3.18%) MPLS
12 7 (3.18%) Unified Communications
13 6 (2.73%) Cisco IPT
13 6 (2.73%) Intranet
13 6 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (28.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.45%) Power BI
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 26 (11.82%) Telecoms
2 15 (6.82%) Finance
3 7 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.73%) Marketing
5 3 (1.36%) Legal
5 3 (1.36%) Publishing
6 2 (0.91%) Automotive
6 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (13.18%) Analyst
2 25 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (11.36%) Support Analyst
3 20 (9.09%) IT Support
4 19 (8.64%) Support Engineer
5 18 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
7 14 (6.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 14 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (6.36%) Senior Support Analyst
8 12 (5.45%) 1st Line Engineer
8 12 (5.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.55%) Consultant
10 10 (4.55%) IT Technician
10 10 (4.55%) Technical Support
11 9 (4.09%) Developer
11 9 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.00%) .NET
2 9 (4.09%) CSS
2 9 (4.09%) HTML
3 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.18%) Web Services
4 5 (2.27%) CSS3
4 5 (2.27%) HTML5
5 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (1.82%) SOAP
5 4 (1.82%) WCF
6 3 (1.36%) COM
7 1 (0.45%) JSON
7 1 (0.45%) OAuth
7 1 (0.45%) REST
7 1 (0.45%) SAML
7 1 (0.45%) WAP
7 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.55%) Replication
4 7 (3.18%) Clustering
4 7 (3.18%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.18%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.27%) iPad
5 5 (2.27%) iPhone
5 5 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.91%) Handset
8 2 (0.91%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.91%) Statistics
8 2 (0.91%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.45%) BYOD
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 153 (69.55%) Windows
2 93 (42.27%) Windows Server
3 74 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (26.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 24 (10.91%) Windows 8
7 21 (9.55%) Windows 10
8 14 (6.36%) Linux
9 7 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.73%) Android
11 4 (1.82%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.91%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.45%) CentOS
14 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.55%) ITIL
2 29 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (13.18%) Project Management
3 20 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 17 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (6.36%) Scrum
7 13 (5.91%) Line Management
7 13 (5.91%) Server Virtualisation
7 13 (5.91%) Service Management
8 12 (5.45%) Migration
9 11 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.00%) Information Security
10 10 (4.55%) CRM
10 10 (4.55%) High Availability
11 9 (4.09%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.09%) Presales
12 8 (3.64%) Load Balancing
13 7 (3.18%) Data Protection
13 7 (3.18%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.82%) SQL
2 23 (10.45%) C#
3 21 (9.55%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.00%) VB
5 10 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.27%) Java
7 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (24.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.00%) MCSE
3 19 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (6.82%) CCNA
5 15 (6.82%) MCITP
5 15 (6.82%) MCSA
6 14 (6.36%) CCNP
6 14 (6.36%) MCDST
7 11 (5.00%) MCP
8 6 (2.73%) Degree
9 5 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.36%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.36%) MCTS
10 3 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.91%) CCIE
11 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.45%) CCA
12 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) SLA
2 10 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.18%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.82%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.82%) ISO22301
5 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 122 (55.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.55%) Hyper-V
3 22 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.27%) vSphere
6 4 (1.82%) XenApp
7 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.91%) vCloud
9 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.45%) NDS
9 1 (0.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (16.82%) SCCM
2 6 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (2.73%) WSUS
3 2 (0.91%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.91%) SCOM
3 2 (0.91%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.91%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.45%) DameWare
4 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.45%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 153 (69.55%) Microsoft
2 61 (27.73%) VMware
3 45 (20.45%) Citrix
4 36 (16.36%) Cisco
5 28 (12.73%) AppSense
6 16 (7.27%) Dell
7 15 (6.82%) Juniper
8 14 (6.36%) Sophos
9 12 (5.45%) Avaya
10 11 (5.00%) Symantec
11 8 (3.64%) HP
11 8 (3.64%) Nimble Storage
12 6 (2.73%) Apple
12 6 (2.73%) SonicWALL
13 5 (2.27%) Nintex
13 5 (2.27%) Veeam
14 4 (1.82%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.82%) Foundry
14 4 (1.82%) QNAP
14 4 (1.82%) Zoho
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