Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 57 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 40 47 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.01% 3.80% 3.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.50% 21.66% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 51
Bedfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £33,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.12% -21.43% -15.15%
10th Percentile £17,750 £26,898 £20,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £72,250 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% -10.53% +21.02%

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 320 217 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 32.06% 17.56% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 282 158 210
Bedfordshire median annual salary £51,800 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £31,175
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -11 13 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Shefford -2 6 £29,000 +5.41%
Luton -10 4 £26,000 -50.71%
Dunstable - 1 £57,500 - 1
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (52.50%) VMware
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (47.50%) Hyper-V
6 16 (40.00%) Driving Licence
6 16 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (32.50%) Windows 10
7 13 (32.50%) iPhone
7 13 (32.50%) Google
8 12 (30.00%) Android
8 12 (30.00%) G Suite
8 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 12 (30.00%) iPad
8 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 12 (30.00%) Firewall
8 12 (30.00%) SLA
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (30.00%) A+ Certification
8 12 (30.00%) Mac OS X
8 12 (30.00%) Apple
8 12 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (27.50%) MCSA
10 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (22.50%) SCCM
11 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) G Suite
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 7 (17.50%) WAN
3 6 (15.00%) VPLS
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) Skype
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Power BI
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 13 (32.50%) iPhone
3 12 (30.00%) iPad
3 12 (30.00%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (32.50%) Windows 10
4 12 (30.00%) Android
4 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 12 (30.00%) Mac OS X
4 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Change Control
2 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL
3 3 (7.50%) ITSM
3 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.50%) Email Filtering
4 1 (2.50%) High Availability
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) A+ Certification
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (27.50%) MCSA
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (10.00%) MCP
5 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (47.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) SCCM
2 7 (17.50%) NetBackup
2 7 (17.50%) SCOM
3 6 (15.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
1 21 (52.50%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Google
3 12 (30.00%) Apple
4 7 (17.50%) Sophos
4 7 (17.50%) Veeam
5 6 (15.00%) Dell
5 6 (15.00%) Juniper
5 6 (15.00%) McAfee
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Cognos
7 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.50%) Progress