The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 104 114 158
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +44
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 141 102 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.57% 1.99% 1.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.78% 22.17% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 93 60 75
Median salary £39,323 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.69% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,100 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
619 460 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.29% 8.98% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 457 371 244
Median salary £45,250 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.73% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £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 West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Office 365
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Office 365
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 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
Birmingham -5 74 £43,500 +8.75% 6
Coventry +19 31 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Worcestershire +2 9 £22,500 -30.76% 6
Staffordshire -10 7 £31,250 -24.69% 1
Solihull -4 5 £32,500 -
Shropshire -6 4 £45,000 +150.00% 1
Wolverhampton +9 2 £25,000 +38.88%
Warwickshire +4 2 £32,250 -53.92%
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 179 (65.09%) Microsoft
2 144 (52.36%) Windows
3 122 (44.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 118 (42.91%) Active Directory
5 106 (38.55%) SharePoint
6 80 (29.09%) Windows Server
7 62 (22.55%) MS Exchange
8 61 (22.18%) VMware
9 54 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 50 (18.18%) C#
11 48 (17.45%) ITIL
11 48 (17.45%) MS Excel
12 47 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (17.09%) Hyper-V
13 46 (16.73%) Linux
14 45 (16.36%) SQL Server
14 45 (16.36%) CRM
14 45 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (16.00%) SCCM
16 42 (15.27%) SharePoint 2013
17 39 (14.18%) Data Centre
17 39 (14.18%) PowerShell
18 38 (13.82%) .NET
19 36 (13.09%) SQL
19 36 (13.09%) JavaScript
20 35 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (12.73%) IaaS
21 34 (12.36%) SC Cleared
21 34 (12.36%) Security Cleared
21 34 (12.36%) Migration

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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
1 106 (38.55%) SharePoint
2 62 (22.55%) MS Exchange
3 42 (15.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 32 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (10.18%) Skype for Business
6 20 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (5.09%) Apache
7 14 (5.09%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (5.09%) Moodle
8 13 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.09%) IIS
11 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.73%) SAS
12 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.36%) Site Server
Applications
1 48 (17.45%) MS Excel
2 30 (10.91%) MS Office
3 6 (2.18%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (6.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (5.09%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 122 (44.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (12.73%) IaaS
3 33 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (5.82%) PaaS
4 16 (5.82%) Yammer
5 8 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.18%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) G Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.27%) DNS
2 30 (10.91%) DHCP
3 22 (8.00%) Skype
4 21 (7.64%) LAN
4 21 (7.64%) WAN
5 17 (6.18%) Firewall
6 15 (5.45%) SAN
7 10 (3.64%) Unified Communications
8 9 (3.27%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.27%) VoIP
9 7 (2.55%) VPN
10 6 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (1.82%) NAS
11 5 (1.82%) Network Security
12 4 (1.45%) VLAN
13 3 (1.09%) Intranet
14 2 (0.73%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.73%) MPLS
14 2 (0.73%) SMTP
14 2 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.09%) MySQL
3 11 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.64%) Power BI
5 6 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (2.18%) Big Data
6 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (6.18%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.27%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (1.09%) JIRA
5 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (5.82%) Finance
2 8 (2.91%) Advertising
3 7 (2.55%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.55%) Retail
4 3 (1.09%) Legal
5 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (13.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (12.73%) Consultant
2 35 (12.73%) Developer
3 31 (11.27%) Support Engineer
4 25 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 23 (8.36%) IT Engineer
6 21 (7.64%) Analyst
6 21 (7.64%) SharePoint Developer
7 20 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (6.18%) .NET Developer
8 17 (6.18%) IT Support
8 17 (6.18%) SharePoint Consultant
9 16 (5.82%) Office 365 Developer
9 16 (5.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (5.09%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (5.09%) Information Manager
12 13 (4.73%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (13.82%) .NET
2 33 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (9.09%) HTML
5 23 (8.36%) CSS
5 23 (8.36%) Web Services
6 20 (7.27%) XML
7 19 (6.91%) .NET Framework
8 18 (6.55%) jQuery
9 17 (6.18%) WCF
10 16 (5.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (5.09%) Entity Framework
11 14 (5.09%) LINQ
11 14 (5.09%) SOAP
11 14 (5.09%) WF
11 14 (5.09%) WPF
11 14 (5.09%) XSL
12 10 (3.64%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (3.64%) NHibernate
12 10 (3.64%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.18%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.18%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.45%) Public Cloud
4 14 (5.09%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (5.09%) User Experience
5 8 (2.91%) Clustering
6 7 (2.55%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.55%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.45%) Fintech
9 4 (1.45%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.09%) FMCG
11 2 (0.73%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.73%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 144 (52.36%) Windows
2 80 (29.09%) Windows Server
3 47 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (16.73%) Linux
5 31 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (7.64%) Windows 7
7 20 (7.27%) Windows 10
8 12 (4.36%) Solaris
9 11 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.82%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.09%) Unix
13 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.45%) ITIL
2 45 (16.36%) CRM
3 35 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (12.36%) Migration
5 27 (9.82%) ERP
6 26 (9.45%) MVC
7 23 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (7.27%) Information Security
8 20 (7.27%) Presales
9 17 (6.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (5.82%) Data Protection
10 16 (5.82%) E-Commerce
10 16 (5.82%) Scrum
11 15 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (5.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 14 (5.09%) Information Assurance
12 14 (5.09%) Information Security Management
12 14 (5.09%) ISMS
12 14 (5.09%) IT Governance
12 14 (5.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.18%) C#
2 39 (14.18%) PowerShell
3 36 (13.09%) JavaScript
3 36 (13.09%) SQL
4 7 (2.55%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.09%) C
6 2 (0.73%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (12.36%) SC Cleared
2 34 (12.36%) Security Cleared
3 32 (11.64%) MCSE
4 22 (8.00%) MCSA
5 19 (6.91%) Degree
6 14 (5.09%) CEH
6 14 (5.09%) CISM
6 14 (5.09%) CISMP
6 14 (5.09%) CISSP
6 14 (5.09%) CRISC
7 12 (4.36%) MCSD
8 8 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.91%) MCITP
8 8 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.55%) CCNA
10 6 (2.18%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.18%) MCTS
11 4 (1.45%) CCA
12 3 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (5.82%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.09%) GPG13
3 14 (5.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (5.09%) RMADS
4 6 (2.18%) SLA
System Software
1 118 (42.91%) Active Directory
2 47 (17.09%) Hyper-V
3 45 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (4.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (4.73%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (2.91%) vSphere
7 7 (2.55%) BitLocker
8 6 (2.18%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.82%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.45%) UAG
10 4 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.09%) Docker
11 3 (1.09%) XenApp
12 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (16.00%) SCCM
2 24 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (8.73%) Puppet
3 9 (3.27%) SCOM
4 6 (2.18%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.73%) Nagios
7 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.73%) WSUS
8 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 179 (65.09%) Microsoft
2 61 (22.18%) VMware
3 28 (10.18%) Cisco
4 21 (7.64%) Citrix
5 17 (6.18%) Oracle
6 16 (5.82%) Red Hat
6 16 (5.82%) SolarWinds
7 14 (5.09%) HP
7 14 (5.09%) ServiceNow
8 12 (4.36%) SAP
9 8 (2.91%) Veeam
10 7 (2.55%) Dell
10 7 (2.55%) Sage
10 7 (2.55%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.82%) 3PAR
11 5 (1.82%) NetApp
11 5 (1.82%) WatchGuard
12 4 (1.45%) Google
13 3 (1.09%) EMC
13 3 (1.09%) Symantec
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