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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / North West
Rank 141 119 186
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +67
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 110 123 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.83% 2.18% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.91% 23.12% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 92 116 59
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%

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
738 532 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.31% 9.41% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 613 450 340
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -14 48 £35,000 -23.07% 17
Merseyside +14 31 £53,573 +12.78% 2
Cheshire -24 26 £25,000 -7.40% 6
Lancashire -7 3 £36,500 +41.74% 1
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 197 (71.12%) Windows
2 179 (64.62%) Microsoft
3 148 (53.43%) Active Directory
4 139 (50.18%) Windows Server
5 100 (36.10%) Hyper-V
6 97 (35.02%) VMware
7 82 (29.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 76 (27.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (27.44%) MS Exchange
8 76 (27.44%) MS Excel
9 69 (24.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 68 (24.55%) Microsoft Azure
11 60 (21.66%) Windows 7
12 59 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (20.94%) MS Office
14 54 (19.49%) SQL Server
15 52 (18.77%) DNS
16 49 (17.69%) SQL
17 48 (17.33%) SharePoint
17 48 (17.33%) Firewall
18 47 (16.97%) Finance
19 45 (16.25%) MCSE
20 43 (15.52%) PowerShell
21 42 (15.16%) ITIL
22 40 (14.44%) VoIP
23 37 (13.36%) WAN
24 36 (13.00%) Cisco
25 35 (12.64%) DHCP
26 33 (11.91%) Windows 8
27 32 (11.55%) VPN

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 76 (27.44%) MS Exchange
2 48 (17.33%) SharePoint
3 30 (10.83%) Skype for Business
4 26 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.89%) IIS
7 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.44%) Apache
9 4 (1.44%) Confluence
9 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.72%) CMS
10 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.36%) DNN
Applications
1 76 (27.44%) MS Excel
2 58 (20.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.81%) Line 50
2 5 (1.81%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 68 (24.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.69%) IaaS
4 11 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.25%) PaaS
6 8 (2.89%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.81%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.44%) Basecamp
8 4 (1.44%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.44%) SaaS
9 3 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.08%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.72%) G Suite
10 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (18.77%) DNS
2 48 (17.33%) Firewall
3 40 (14.44%) VoIP
4 37 (13.36%) WAN
5 35 (12.64%) DHCP
6 32 (11.55%) VPN
7 31 (11.19%) LAN
7 31 (11.19%) Skype
8 30 (10.83%) TCP/IP
9 18 (6.50%) SAN
9 18 (6.50%) VLAN
10 16 (5.78%) Internet
11 15 (5.42%) Wireless
12 12 (4.33%) Remote Desktop
12 12 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (3.97%) MPLS
14 7 (2.53%) Unified Communications
15 6 (2.17%) ADSL
16 5 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.97%) MySQL
3 9 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.53%) Power BI
6 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.72%) IDOL
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.36%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (2.89%) JIRA
2 7 (2.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.44%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (16.97%) Finance
2 13 (4.69%) Marketing
3 10 (3.61%) Advertising
4 8 (2.89%) Banking
5 4 (1.44%) Back Office
5 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (15.16%) Support Engineer
2 41 (14.80%) IT Support
3 35 (12.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 33 (11.91%) IT Engineer
5 31 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (9.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 24 (8.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 23 (8.30%) IT Support Engineer
9 22 (7.94%) Analyst
10 21 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 21 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (7.58%) Server Engineer
11 19 (6.86%) Support Analyst
12 17 (6.14%) Support Technician
13 15 (5.42%) Office 365 Engineer
14 13 (4.69%) 1st Line Support
14 13 (4.69%) IT Manager
15 12 (4.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 12 (4.33%) Team Leader
16 11 (3.97%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.69%) Web Services
2 11 (3.97%) .NET
3 6 (2.17%) HTML
4 5 (1.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.44%) LAMP
6 3 (1.08%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.72%) REST
8 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.36%) Ajax
8 1 (0.36%) COM
8 1 (0.36%) CSS
8 1 (0.36%) jQuery
8 1 (0.36%) JSON
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.30%) Private Cloud
2 21 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (3.97%) Driving Licence
4 9 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.53%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.17%) Clustering
6 6 (2.17%) iPad
6 6 (2.17%) iPhone
7 5 (1.81%) NHS
7 5 (1.81%) Replication
7 5 (1.81%) Social Media
8 4 (1.44%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.44%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.72%) Fintech
9 2 (0.72%) PMI
9 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.36%) Blog
10 1 (0.36%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 197 (71.12%) Windows
2 139 (50.18%) Windows Server
3 82 (29.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (27.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (21.66%) Windows 7
6 33 (11.91%) Windows 8
7 31 (11.19%) Linux
8 16 (5.78%) Windows 10
9 10 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.25%) Mac OS X
11 8 (2.89%) Android
11 8 (2.89%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.17%) Unix
13 5 (1.81%) CentOS
13 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.81%) VMS
14 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.16%) ITIL
2 29 (10.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (9.75%) CRM
4 21 (7.58%) Migration
5 12 (4.33%) Business Continuity
5 12 (4.33%) Service Management
6 11 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (3.97%) Information Security
7 9 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (3.25%) Mentoring
8 8 (2.89%) Data Architecture
8 8 (2.89%) Human Factors
8 8 (2.89%) ITIL V3
8 8 (2.89%) Physics
9 7 (2.53%) Asset Management
9 7 (2.53%) Configuration Management
9 7 (2.53%) Document Management
9 7 (2.53%) Presales
9 7 (2.53%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.69%) SQL
2 43 (15.52%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.17%) Python
4 5 (1.81%) C#
4 5 (1.81%) Java
5 4 (1.44%) C
5 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.72%) VBScript
7 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 69 (24.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (16.25%) MCSE
3 30 (10.83%) MCSA
4 23 (8.30%) MCITP
5 15 (5.42%) MCP
6 10 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.81%) CCNA
8 5 (1.81%) MCDST
9 4 (1.44%) Degree
9 4 (1.44%) MCTS
9 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.08%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.72%) CCA
11 2 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 148 (53.43%) Active Directory
2 100 (36.10%) Hyper-V
3 59 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.61%) vSphere
5 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (2.17%) XenApp
6 5 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.44%) vCloud
7 4 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.44%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (10.47%) SCCM
2 10 (3.61%) Puppet
2 10 (3.61%) SCOM
3 9 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.25%) SCVMM
3 9 (3.25%) WSUS
4 8 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.53%) SCOrch
6 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (1.81%) PaperCut
6 5 (1.81%) SCDPM
7 4 (1.44%) Ansible
7 4 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.44%) HockeyApp
7 4 (1.44%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.44%) vMotion
8 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 179 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 97 (35.02%) VMware
3 36 (13.00%) Cisco
4 29 (10.47%) Citrix
5 18 (6.50%) Symantec
6 15 (5.42%) HP
7 14 (5.05%) Apple
7 14 (5.05%) Veeam
8 13 (4.69%) Dell
9 12 (4.33%) Sage
10 11 (3.97%) SonicWALL
11 9 (3.25%) Sophos
12 8 (2.89%) Oracle
13 7 (2.53%) Google
13 7 (2.53%) NetApp
13 7 (2.53%) SolarWinds
14 6 (2.17%) EqualLogic
15 5 (1.81%) Siemens
16 4 (1.44%) arcserve
16 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £24k dependent on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Logic Business Systems
Salary: From £19,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sale
CCS IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wigan
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago