Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 36 89
Rank change year-on-year +15 +53 -20
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 79 62 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.46% 5.62% 2.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.92% 28.70% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 60 28
Bedfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +32.81% -39.05%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,150 £20,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,125 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% +16.88%

Office 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 317 216 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.93% 19.58% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 266 179 173
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,400 £28,650
90th Percentile £71,250 £77,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +11.76%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Bedfordshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Bedfordshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Bedfordshire

Office 365
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +7 46 £60,000 +100.00% 4
Shefford -1 6 £29,000 +5.41%
Luton -10 6 £29,250 -38.42% 8
Dunstable - 6 £55,000 -
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 69 (87.34%) Windows
2 51 (64.56%) Active Directory
3 45 (56.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
5 34 (43.04%) Windows 10
5 34 (43.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 32 (40.51%) Windows 7
7 31 (39.24%) IP Telephony
8 30 (37.97%) MPLS
8 30 (37.97%) Email Migration
9 29 (36.71%) Finance
10 26 (32.91%) VMware
10 26 (32.91%) SCCM
10 26 (32.91%) Citrix
11 24 (30.38%) Windows Server
12 22 (27.85%) PRINCE2
12 22 (27.85%) Firewall
13 19 (24.05%) Migration
13 19 (24.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (24.05%) Fat Client
13 19 (24.05%) Thin Client
13 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
14 18 (22.78%) MS Exchange
15 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (18.99%) Change Control
15 15 (18.99%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (15.19%) DNS
16 12 (15.19%) SCOM
17 11 (13.92%) Juniper
17 11 (13.92%) Server Building

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 18 (22.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.13%) G Suite
3 5 (6.33%) Mimecast
4 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) IP Telephony
2 30 (37.97%) MPLS
3 22 (27.85%) Firewall
4 12 (15.19%) DNS
5 10 (12.66%) Skype
6 8 (10.13%) LAN
6 8 (10.13%) WAN
7 6 (7.59%) VPLS
7 6 (7.59%) VPN
8 2 (2.53%) SAN
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.27%) DHCP
9 1 (1.27%) IPsec
9 1 (1.27%) NAS
9 1 (1.27%) VLAN
9 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) Power BI
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Legal
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (24.05%) Infrastructure Manager
2 19 (24.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 19 (24.05%) Project Manager
3 12 (15.19%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Service Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Project Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Support
8 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) IT Support
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) CSS
1 2 (2.53%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Fat Client
1 19 (24.05%) Thin Client
2 10 (12.66%) Driving Licence
3 8 (10.13%) iPad
3 8 (10.13%) iPhone
3 8 (10.13%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.59%) Blackberry
5 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.53%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 69 (87.34%) Windows
2 34 (43.04%) Windows 10
3 32 (40.51%) Windows 7
4 24 (30.38%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.13%) Android
5 8 (10.13%) Apple iOS
5 8 (10.13%) Mac OS X
6 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (37.97%) Email Migration
3 22 (27.85%) PRINCE2
4 19 (24.05%) Migration
4 19 (24.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (18.99%) Change Control
5 15 (18.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (13.92%) Server Building
7 9 (11.39%) Problem Management
7 9 (11.39%) Project Management
8 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.33%) Time Management
11 4 (5.06%) ITIL
11 4 (5.06%) ITSM
11 4 (5.06%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (3.80%) Decision-Making
12 3 (3.80%) Service Management
12 3 (3.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) C#
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) A+ Certification
2 7 (8.86%) MCSA
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.53%) CCNA
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) GCIA
4 2 (2.53%) MCP
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (64.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
3 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.80%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (32.91%) SCCM
2 12 (15.19%) SCOM
3 7 (8.86%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.59%) FortiGate
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.91%) Citrix
2 26 (32.91%) VMware
3 11 (13.92%) Juniper
4 9 (11.39%) Google
5 8 (10.13%) Apple
5 8 (10.13%) HP
6 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 7 (8.86%) Sophos
6 7 (8.86%) Veeam
7 6 (7.59%) Dell
7 6 (7.59%) McAfee
8 5 (6.33%) Meraki
8 5 (6.33%) Nortel
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle
10 1 (1.27%) Cognos
10 1 (1.27%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.27%) Progress