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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 113 178 204
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +26
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 172 67 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.75% 1.11% 0.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.02% 13.84% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 141 65 52
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
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
781 484 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.47% 8.00% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 662 403 365
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 63 £32,500 -18.75% 11
Cheshire +45 62 £24,000 -11.11% 8
Merseyside +18 38 £46,250 - 2
Lancashire -12 7 £45,000 +63.63%
Cumbria +10 4 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 185 (73.41%) Windows
2 161 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 139 (55.16%) Windows Server
4 137 (54.37%) Active Directory
5 99 (39.29%) VMware
6 91 (36.11%) Hyper-V
7 90 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 78 (30.95%) MS Exchange
9 76 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 71 (28.17%) MS Excel
11 61 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 58 (23.02%) Firewall
12 58 (23.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 58 (23.02%) Windows 7
13 56 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
14 53 (21.03%) SharePoint
15 50 (19.84%) DNS
16 49 (19.44%) SQL Server
17 47 (18.65%) MS Office
18 46 (18.25%) MCSE
19 45 (17.86%) PowerShell
20 40 (15.87%) ITIL
20 40 (15.87%) Citrix
21 38 (15.08%) VoIP
22 37 (14.68%) Finance
23 36 (14.29%) SQL
24 35 (13.89%) DHCP
24 35 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
24 35 (13.89%) Windows 8
25 34 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010

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 78 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 53 (21.03%) SharePoint
3 35 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (10.32%) Skype for Business
6 14 (5.56%) IIS
7 12 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.38%) Apache
9 4 (1.59%) Confluence
10 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 71 (28.17%) MS Excel
2 47 (18.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.40%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 9 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.98%) Line 50
3 5 (1.98%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 56 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.16%) IaaS
4 12 (4.76%) PaaS
5 10 (3.97%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.98%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.59%) Basecamp
8 4 (1.59%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (23.02%) Firewall
2 50 (19.84%) DNS
3 38 (15.08%) VoIP
4 35 (13.89%) DHCP
5 31 (12.30%) WAN
6 30 (11.90%) LAN
6 30 (11.90%) VPN
7 28 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 24 (9.52%) SAN
9 21 (8.33%) Skype
10 15 (5.95%) Internet
10 15 (5.95%) VLAN
10 15 (5.95%) Wireless
11 13 (5.16%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (4.37%) MPLS
13 8 (3.17%) Unified Communications
14 7 (2.78%) IPsec
14 7 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (2.38%) ADSL
16 5 (1.98%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.16%) MySQL
3 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.78%) Power BI
4 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.79%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (3.17%) JIRA
2 7 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.59%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (14.68%) Finance
2 8 (3.17%) Banking
3 6 (2.38%) Marketing
4 5 (1.98%) Legal
5 4 (1.59%) Back Office
5 4 (1.59%) Publishing
5 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.19%) Advertising
6 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (18.65%) IT Support
2 44 (17.46%) Support Engineer
3 37 (14.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 33 (13.10%) IT Engineer
5 31 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 27 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 25 (9.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 23 (9.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 21 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (8.33%) Analyst
10 17 (6.75%) Cloud Engineer
11 16 (6.35%) Server Engineer
11 16 (6.35%) Support Analyst
11 16 (6.35%) Support Technician
12 15 (5.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 13 (5.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 13 (5.16%) Office 365 Engineer
13 13 (5.16%) Team Leader
14 12 (4.76%) Consultant
15 11 (4.37%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.35%) Web Services
2 11 (4.37%) .NET
2 11 (4.37%) HTML
3 7 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.38%) LAMP
5 4 (1.59%) CSS
5 4 (1.59%) jQuery
6 3 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.79%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.40%) Ajax
8 1 (0.40%) COM
8 1 (0.40%) JSON
8 1 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.35%) Data Centre
1 16 (6.35%) Private Cloud
2 14 (5.56%) Clustering
2 14 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.78%) iPad
7 6 (2.38%) Statistics
8 5 (1.98%) iPhone
8 5 (1.98%) NHS
8 5 (1.98%) PMI
8 5 (1.98%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.98%) Social Media
9 4 (1.59%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.59%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.59%) Replication
9 4 (1.59%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.79%) Fintech
10 2 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 185 (73.41%) Windows
2 139 (55.16%) Windows Server
3 90 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (23.02%) Windows 7
6 35 (13.89%) Windows 8
7 32 (12.70%) Linux
8 16 (6.35%) Windows 10
9 14 (5.56%) Mac OS X
10 10 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (3.57%) Android
11 9 (3.57%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.38%) Unix
13 5 (1.98%) CentOS
13 5 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.98%) VMS
14 4 (1.59%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.87%) ITIL
2 26 (10.32%) CRM
3 23 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (5.16%) Business Continuity
5 13 (5.16%) Migration
5 13 (5.16%) Presales
6 12 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 11 (4.37%) Information Security
7 11 (4.37%) Service Delivery
8 10 (3.97%) ERP
8 10 (3.97%) Service Management
9 9 (3.57%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.57%) ITIL V3
10 7 (2.78%) Coaching
10 7 (2.78%) Load Balancing
10 7 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 7 (2.78%) Project Management
10 7 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 36 (14.29%) SQL
3 8 (3.17%) Python
4 6 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.98%) C
6 4 (1.59%) C#
6 4 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.19%) Java
7 3 (1.19%) VBScript
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (18.25%) MCSE
3 28 (11.11%) MCSA
4 22 (8.73%) MCITP
5 16 (6.35%) MCP
6 9 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.98%) CCNA
7 5 (1.98%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.59%) Degree
8 4 (1.59%) MCTS
8 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.19%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.79%) CCA
10 2 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.40%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.95%) SLA
2 3 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) GAMP
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 137 (54.37%) Active Directory
2 91 (36.11%) Hyper-V
3 58 (23.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.35%) vSphere
5 15 (5.95%) XenApp
6 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (2.38%) vCloud
7 6 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.38%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (1.59%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.19%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (13.10%) SCCM
2 11 (4.37%) Puppet
3 10 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.78%) WSUS
6 6 (2.38%) Ansible
6 6 (2.38%) SCOM
6 6 (2.38%) SCVMM
6 6 (2.38%) vMotion
7 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.98%) PaperCut
7 5 (1.98%) SCDPM
8 4 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.59%) HP SIM
8 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 161 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 99 (39.29%) VMware
3 40 (15.87%) Citrix
4 34 (13.49%) Cisco
5 26 (10.32%) Apple
6 19 (7.54%) HP
7 18 (7.14%) Dell
8 17 (6.75%) Symantec
9 12 (4.76%) Veeam
10 9 (3.57%) EqualLogic
10 9 (3.57%) Sage
10 9 (3.57%) Sophos
11 8 (3.17%) SonicWALL
12 6 (2.38%) NetApp
12 6 (2.38%) Zerto
13 5 (1.98%) Google
13 5 (1.98%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (1.98%) Siemens
14 4 (1.59%) Canon
14 4 (1.59%) Dell Compellent
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