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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 145 162 176
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 96 102 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.65% 1.55% 1.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.61% 19.92% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 84 87 43
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,600 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.77%
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
578 512 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.91% 7.78% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 487 439 308
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -5 49 £40,000 -3.03% 11
Merseyside -3 20 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cheshire +26 16 £25,500 -25.00% 5
Lancashire +8 8 £67,250 +56.39% 2
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 131 (65.17%) Microsoft
2 121 (60.20%) Windows
3 90 (44.78%) Active Directory
4 87 (43.28%) Windows Server
5 68 (33.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (31.84%) SharePoint
7 59 (29.35%) VMware
8 56 (27.86%) MS Exchange
9 52 (25.87%) Firewall
9 52 (25.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 50 (24.88%) MS Excel
11 49 (24.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (22.89%) SQL Server
13 45 (22.39%) SQL
14 41 (20.40%) ITIL
15 34 (16.92%) MS Office
16 33 (16.42%) PowerShell
17 32 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (15.42%) Cisco
18 31 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2013
19 30 (14.93%) SAN
20 29 (14.43%) Project Management
20 29 (14.43%) WAN
21 28 (13.93%) Hyper-V
22 27 (13.43%) Windows 7
23 26 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
23 26 (12.94%) LAN
24 25 (12.44%) Citrix
25 24 (11.94%) 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 64 (31.84%) SharePoint
2 56 (27.86%) MS Exchange
3 31 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (9.45%) Skype for Business
6 17 (8.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (7.46%) IIS
8 8 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.49%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (1.00%) Apache
11 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 50 (24.88%) MS Excel
2 34 (16.92%) MS Office
3 5 (2.49%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.00%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 49 (24.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.97%) IaaS
3 8 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.99%) PaaS
5 3 (1.49%) Yammer
6 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.00%) Heroku
7 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.50%) Force.com
7 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.50%) SaaS
7 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 52 (25.87%) Firewall
2 30 (14.93%) SAN
3 29 (14.43%) WAN
4 26 (12.94%) LAN
5 18 (8.96%) DNS
6 15 (7.46%) DHCP
6 15 (7.46%) IP Telephony
7 14 (6.97%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (5.47%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.98%) Cisco IPT
9 8 (3.98%) Skype
10 6 (2.99%) Intranet
10 6 (2.99%) Unified Communications
10 6 (2.99%) VoIP
10 6 (2.99%) VPN
11 5 (2.49%) MPLS
12 4 (1.99%) NAS
12 4 (1.99%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.99%) SMTP
12 4 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.00%) Power BI
5 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.50%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (11.44%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.47%) Finance
3 9 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.99%) Legal
4 6 (2.99%) Marketing
5 4 (1.99%) Publishing
6 3 (1.49%) Automotive
7 2 (1.00%) Law
7 2 (1.00%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (12.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 25 (12.44%) IT Support
2 22 (10.95%) Analyst
3 18 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (8.46%) Support Analyst
5 16 (7.96%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (7.96%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (6.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (5.47%) Administrator
7 11 (5.47%) Consultant
8 10 (4.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (4.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.48%) Architect
9 9 (4.48%) Developer
9 9 (4.48%) ICT Support
9 9 (4.48%) IT Analyst
9 9 (4.48%) IT Manager
9 9 (4.48%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.95%) .NET
2 12 (5.97%) CSS
2 12 (5.97%) HTML
3 10 (4.98%) Web Services
4 7 (3.48%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.49%) CSS3
5 5 (2.49%) HTML5
6 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.99%) SOAP
6 4 (1.99%) WCF
7 3 (1.49%) jQuery
8 2 (1.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.00%) COM
8 2 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.50%) JSON
9 1 (0.50%) REST
9 1 (0.50%) SAML
9 1 (0.50%) WAP
9 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.47%) Clustering
2 13 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.48%) Replication
5 8 (3.98%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.98%) EqualLogic
6 5 (2.49%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.99%) iPad
8 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.49%) iPhone
9 2 (1.00%) Handset
9 2 (1.00%) Life Science
9 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) BYOD
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
10 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 121 (60.20%) Windows
2 87 (43.28%) Windows Server
3 68 (33.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (25.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (13.43%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.48%) Linux
6 9 (4.48%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.48%) Android
7 7 (3.48%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.49%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.49%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.99%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.00%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.50%) CentOS
12 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.40%) ITIL
2 32 (15.92%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.43%) Project Management
4 20 (9.95%) Mentoring
5 19 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.46%) Service Delivery
8 14 (6.97%) Service Management
9 13 (6.47%) CRM
9 13 (6.47%) High Availability
9 13 (6.47%) Migration
9 13 (6.47%) Mobile Device Management
10 12 (5.97%) Line Management
10 12 (5.97%) Scrum
10 12 (5.97%) Supplier Management
11 10 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (4.98%) Information Security
11 10 (4.98%) Presales
12 7 (3.48%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.48%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (22.39%) SQL
2 33 (16.42%) PowerShell
3 22 (10.95%) C#
4 13 (6.47%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.98%) VB
6 5 (2.49%) Java
7 3 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.46%) MCSE
3 12 (5.97%) MCITP
4 10 (4.98%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (4.98%) MCSA
5 9 (4.48%) MCP
6 7 (3.48%) Degree
7 5 (2.49%) MCDST
8 3 (1.49%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CCIE
10 1 (0.50%) CCNA
10 1 (0.50%) CISSP
10 1 (0.50%) MBA
10 1 (0.50%) MCTS
10 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) SLA
2 8 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.99%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.49%) ISO 14001
5 3 (1.49%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 90 (44.78%) Active Directory
2 28 (13.93%) Hyper-V
3 23 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (4.98%) vSphere
5 9 (4.48%) XenApp
6 8 (3.98%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.49%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.00%) vCloud
10 1 (0.50%) NDS
10 1 (0.50%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (11.94%) SCCM
2 9 (4.48%) WSUS
3 8 (3.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.50%) DameWare
5 1 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.50%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.50%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.50%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 131 (65.17%) Microsoft
2 59 (29.35%) VMware
3 31 (15.42%) Cisco
4 25 (12.44%) Citrix
5 19 (9.45%) Dell
6 15 (7.46%) Sophos
7 14 (6.97%) Symantec
8 11 (5.47%) Avaya
9 10 (4.98%) AppSense
9 10 (4.98%) HP
9 10 (4.98%) Nimble Storage
10 9 (4.48%) Apple
11 6 (2.99%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.99%) Veeam
12 5 (2.49%) Nintex
13 4 (1.99%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.99%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (1.99%) Foundry
13 4 (1.99%) QNAP
13 4 (1.99%) Zoho
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