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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / North West
Rank 123 136 181
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +45
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 136 99 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.28% 1.79% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.66% 20.41% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 110 95 56
Median salary £29,500 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.60% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%

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
770 485 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.89% 8.79% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 653 419 335
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -2 57 £29,250 -35.00% 18
Cheshire +4 38 £24,000 -8.57% 12
Merseyside +11 32 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Lancashire -6 6 £45,000 +74.75% 1
Cumbria +6 3 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 188 (72.31%) Windows
2 166 (63.85%) Microsoft
3 139 (53.46%) Active Directory
4 135 (51.92%) Windows Server
5 94 (36.15%) VMware
6 91 (35.00%) Hyper-V
7 85 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 79 (30.38%) MS Exchange
9 77 (29.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 70 (26.92%) MS Excel
11 66 (25.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 65 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 63 (24.23%) Windows 7
14 56 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 52 (20.00%) MS Office
16 51 (19.62%) SQL Server
17 50 (19.23%) DNS
18 49 (18.85%) Firewall
19 47 (18.08%) MCSE
20 44 (16.92%) SQL
20 44 (16.92%) Finance
20 44 (16.92%) PowerShell
21 43 (16.54%) SharePoint
22 40 (15.38%) Windows 8
22 40 (15.38%) VoIP
23 39 (15.00%) ITIL
24 36 (13.85%) Cisco
25 35 (13.46%) DHCP
26 34 (13.08%) Citrix
27 33 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2013

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 79 (30.38%) MS Exchange
2 43 (16.54%) SharePoint
3 33 (12.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (10.77%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.08%) IIS
7 6 (2.31%) Apache
7 6 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.54%) Confluence
10 2 (0.77%) CMS
10 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 70 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 52 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.92%) Line 50
2 5 (1.92%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 65 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.62%) IaaS
4 11 (4.23%) PaaS
5 10 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.92%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.54%) Basecamp
8 4 (1.54%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.15%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.77%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.23%) DNS
2 49 (18.85%) Firewall
3 40 (15.38%) VoIP
4 35 (13.46%) DHCP
5 31 (11.92%) VPN
5 31 (11.92%) WAN
6 29 (11.15%) TCP/IP
7 28 (10.77%) Skype
8 27 (10.38%) LAN
9 20 (7.69%) SAN
10 18 (6.92%) Internet
11 17 (6.54%) VLAN
12 15 (5.77%) Wireless
13 13 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (4.23%) MPLS
14 11 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (2.69%) IPsec
15 7 (2.69%) Unified Communications
16 6 (2.31%) ADSL
16 6 (2.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.00%) MySQL
3 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.69%) Power BI
5 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.77%) IDOL
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.38%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.38%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (3.08%) JIRA
2 7 (2.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.54%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (16.92%) Finance
2 10 (3.85%) Banking
2 10 (3.85%) Marketing
3 5 (1.92%) Advertising
4 4 (1.54%) Back Office
5 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.77%) Publishing
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (17.69%) Support Engineer
2 42 (16.15%) IT Support
3 37 (14.23%) 2nd Line Support
4 35 (13.46%) IT Engineer
5 27 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 26 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 24 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 24 (9.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (8.08%) Server Engineer
9 20 (7.69%) Analyst
10 18 (6.92%) Support Analyst
11 17 (6.54%) Support Technician
12 15 (5.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 15 (5.77%) Office 365 Engineer
13 13 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
13 13 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (4.62%) Consultant
14 12 (4.62%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.77%) Web Services
2 12 (4.62%) .NET
3 8 (3.08%) HTML
4 7 (2.69%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.31%) LAMP
6 3 (1.15%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.77%) REST
8 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.38%) Ajax
8 1 (0.38%) COM
8 1 (0.38%) CSS
8 1 (0.38%) jQuery
8 1 (0.38%) JSON
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.46%) Private Cloud
2 21 (8.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.23%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.31%) iPad
7 6 (2.31%) iPhone
7 6 (2.31%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.31%) Statistics
8 5 (1.92%) Clustering
8 5 (1.92%) NHS
8 5 (1.92%) Replication
8 5 (1.92%) Social Media
9 4 (1.54%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.54%) PMI
9 4 (1.54%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.15%) Physics
11 2 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 188 (72.31%) Windows
2 135 (51.92%) Windows Server
3 85 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (29.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (24.23%) Windows 7
6 40 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 32 (12.31%) Linux
8 18 (6.92%) Windows 10
9 14 (5.38%) Mac OS X
10 11 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (3.08%) Android
11 8 (3.08%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.31%) Unix
13 5 (1.92%) CentOS
13 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.92%) VMS
14 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.00%) ITIL
2 27 (10.38%) CRM
3 25 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (6.54%) Migration
5 13 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 12 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (4.62%) Service Management
7 11 (4.23%) Information Security
8 9 (3.46%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (3.46%) Configuration Management
8 9 (3.46%) ITIL V3
8 9 (3.46%) Mentoring
8 9 (3.46%) Presales
9 7 (2.69%) Coaching
9 7 (2.69%) Document Management
10 6 (2.31%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.31%) ERP
10 6 (2.31%) Incident Management
10 6 (2.31%) Project Management
10 6 (2.31%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.92%) PowerShell
1 44 (16.92%) SQL
2 8 (3.08%) Python
3 6 (2.31%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.92%) C
4 5 (1.92%) Java
5 4 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.38%) Perl
6 1 (0.38%) PHP
6 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 66 (25.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (18.08%) MCSE
3 32 (12.31%) MCSA
4 26 (10.00%) MCITP
5 16 (6.15%) MCP
6 9 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.92%) CCNA
8 4 (1.54%) MCDST
8 4 (1.54%) MCTS
8 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.15%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.15%) Degree
9 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.77%) CCA
10 2 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.38%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 139 (53.46%) Active Directory
2 91 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 56 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.00%) vSphere
5 9 (3.46%) XenApp
6 7 (2.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (2.69%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (2.31%) vCloud
8 5 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.92%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.54%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.77%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.38%) Docker
12 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (11.92%) SCCM
2 12 (4.62%) Puppet
3 11 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.46%) SCOM
4 9 (3.46%) SCVMM
5 8 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (2.69%) Backup Exec
6 7 (2.69%) SCOrch
7 6 (2.31%) Ansible
7 6 (2.31%) vMotion
7 6 (2.31%) WSUS
8 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (1.92%) PaperCut
8 5 (1.92%) SCDPM
9 4 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.54%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 166 (63.85%) Microsoft
2 94 (36.15%) VMware
3 36 (13.85%) Cisco
4 34 (13.08%) Citrix
5 21 (8.08%) Apple
6 17 (6.54%) HP
7 15 (5.77%) Symantec
8 12 (4.62%) Dell
8 12 (4.62%) Sage
8 12 (4.62%) Veeam
9 10 (3.85%) SonicWALL
10 9 (3.46%) Sophos
11 8 (3.08%) NetApp
12 7 (2.69%) EqualLogic
13 6 (2.31%) Zerto
14 5 (1.92%) Google
14 5 (1.92%) Siemens
15 4 (1.54%) Draytek
15 4 (1.54%) Fortinet
15 4 (1.54%) Wyse
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + training, vendor certification
Posted: 4 days ago
Cumbria
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Acorn Insurance
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCI Network Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 5600 car allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCI Network Solutions
Salary: From £21,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Compu team
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus pension & profit-share scheme
Posted: 19 days ago