The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 35 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.83% 4.26% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.63% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Median salary £23,500 £35,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -18.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Cloud Services Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.54% 14.18% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 1
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Office 365
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Northern Ireland region.

Office 365 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Office 365
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 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
County Tyrone - 6 £23,000 -
County Antrim -13 2 £23,500 -34.26%
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 10 (71.43%) Citrix
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (57.14%) MCSA
6 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (42.86%) Change Control
7 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
7 6 (42.86%) VoIP
7 6 (42.86%) ERP
7 6 (42.86%) HND
7 6 (42.86%) SAN
7 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
8 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (35.71%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) XenApp
9 4 (28.57%) XenServer

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
1 6 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) IT Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) IT Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Control
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (42.86%) ERP
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) MCSA
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) HND
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 4 (28.57%) XenServer
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Forcepoint
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) Sophos
4 4 (28.57%) Veeam