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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 142 160 194
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +34
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 91 96 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.63% 1.49% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.28% 20.47% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 81 74 40
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 £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
559 469 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.00% 7.30% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 463 391 289
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 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £58,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +20 52 £39,500 +1.93% 6
Merseyside -1 16 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire +39 11 £25,500 -25.00% 12
Lancashire 0 9 £57,500 +41.97% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 145 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 139 (64.65%) Windows
3 107 (49.77%) Active Directory
4 91 (42.33%) Windows Server
5 73 (33.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (32.56%) MS Exchange
7 64 (29.77%) VMware
8 61 (28.37%) SharePoint
9 59 (27.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 54 (25.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 54 (25.12%) SQL Server
11 53 (24.65%) Firewall
12 51 (23.72%) MS Excel
13 49 (22.79%) ITIL
14 47 (21.86%) SQL
15 44 (20.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 37 (17.21%) MS Office
17 36 (16.74%) WAN
18 35 (16.28%) Cisco
18 35 (16.28%) Citrix
19 33 (15.35%) LAN
19 33 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2013
20 32 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (14.42%) Windows 7
21 31 (14.42%) Hyper-V
22 30 (13.95%) SCCM
22 30 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
22 30 (13.95%) SAN
22 30 (13.95%) Project Management
23 29 (13.49%) PowerShell

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 70 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 61 (28.37%) SharePoint
3 33 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (8.84%) Skype for Business
6 17 (7.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (6.51%) IIS
8 8 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (2.33%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.93%) Apache
11 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.47%) Confluence
12 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (23.72%) MS Excel
2 37 (17.21%) MS Office
3 5 (2.33%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.93%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.58%) IaaS
3 8 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.40%) PaaS
5 3 (1.40%) Yammer
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.93%) Heroku
6 2 (0.93%) SaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Force.com
7 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 53 (24.65%) Firewall
2 36 (16.74%) WAN
3 33 (15.35%) LAN
4 30 (13.95%) SAN
5 20 (9.30%) DNS
6 17 (7.91%) DHCP
7 16 (7.44%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (6.98%) IP Telephony
9 13 (6.05%) TCP/IP
10 12 (5.58%) VPN
11 11 (5.12%) Skype
12 10 (4.65%) VoIP
13 8 (3.72%) Cisco IPT
14 7 (3.26%) MPLS
15 6 (2.79%) Intranet
15 6 (2.79%) Unified Communications
16 5 (2.33%) Internet
16 5 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (1.86%) NAS
17 4 (1.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.47%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.47%) Power BI
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.47%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 25 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.05%) Finance
3 9 (4.19%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.79%) Marketing
5 3 (1.40%) Automotive
5 3 (1.40%) Legal
6 2 (0.93%) Publishing
6 2 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (12.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (12.09%) Analyst
3 25 (11.63%) IT Support
4 22 (10.23%) Support Analyst
5 19 (8.84%) Infrastructure Manager
6 17 (7.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (5.12%) Consultant
9 10 (4.65%) 1st Line Engineer
9 10 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (4.65%) Administrator
9 10 (4.65%) IT Technician
9 10 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.65%) Senior Support Analyst
9 10 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (4.19%) Developer
10 9 (4.19%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.70%) .NET
2 12 (5.58%) CSS
2 12 (5.58%) HTML
3 9 (4.19%) Web Services
4 7 (3.26%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.33%) CSS3
5 5 (2.33%) HTML5
6 4 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.86%) SOAP
6 4 (1.86%) WCF
7 3 (1.40%) COM
7 3 (1.40%) jQuery
8 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.47%) JSON
9 1 (0.47%) OAuth
9 1 (0.47%) REST
9 1 (0.47%) WAP
9 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.51%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.65%) Replication
5 9 (4.19%) Clustering
5 9 (4.19%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.79%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.86%) iPhone
7 4 (1.86%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.40%) iPad
9 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.93%) Handset
9 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 1 (0.47%) BYOD
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 139 (64.65%) Windows
2 91 (42.33%) Windows Server
3 73 (33.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (27.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (14.42%) Windows 7
6 12 (5.58%) Linux
6 12 (5.58%) Windows 10
7 11 (5.12%) Windows 8
8 7 (3.26%) Android
8 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.79%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.40%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.40%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.93%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.47%) CentOS
13 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.79%) ITIL
2 32 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.95%) Project Management
4 23 (10.70%) Mentoring
5 20 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (6.51%) Scrum
7 14 (6.51%) Service Management
8 13 (6.05%) High Availability
8 13 (6.05%) Line Management
8 13 (6.05%) Migration
9 12 (5.58%) CRM
9 12 (5.58%) Service Delivery
10 11 (5.12%) Information Security
10 11 (5.12%) Supplier Management
11 10 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
11 10 (4.65%) Presales
12 9 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.72%) Business Continuity
14 7 (3.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.86%) SQL
2 29 (13.49%) PowerShell
3 23 (10.70%) C#
4 13 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.12%) VB
6 5 (2.33%) Java
7 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (20.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.84%) MCSE
3 15 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (6.51%) MCITP
5 13 (6.05%) MCSA
6 11 (5.12%) MCP
7 10 (4.65%) MCDST
8 6 (2.79%) Degree
9 5 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.40%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.40%) CCNA
10 3 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.93%) CCIE
11 2 (0.93%) CCNP
11 2 (0.93%) MCTS
11 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.47%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) SLA
2 10 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.26%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.86%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.86%) ISO22301
5 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 107 (49.77%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.42%) Hyper-V
3 26 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.19%) vSphere
6 6 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.79%) XenApp
6 6 (2.79%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.86%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.40%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.93%) vCloud
10 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.47%) NDS
10 1 (0.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (13.95%) SCCM
2 8 (3.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (3.72%) WSUS
3 2 (0.93%) SCOM
3 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.47%) DameWare
4 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.47%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.47%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 145 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 64 (29.77%) VMware
3 35 (16.28%) Cisco
3 35 (16.28%) Citrix
4 20 (9.30%) AppSense
5 17 (7.91%) Dell
6 16 (7.44%) Sophos
7 14 (6.51%) Symantec
8 13 (6.05%) Avaya
9 10 (4.65%) Nimble Storage
10 9 (4.19%) HP
11 6 (2.79%) Apple
11 6 (2.79%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.79%) Veeam
12 5 (2.33%) Nintex
13 4 (1.86%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.86%) Foundry
13 4 (1.86%) QNAP
13 4 (1.86%) Veritas
13 4 (1.86%) Zoho
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