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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 47 61 76
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 23 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.58% 3.33% 0.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.74% 29.67% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 10
Median salary £31,500 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.61% -17.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £77,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 86 91 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 13.40% 11.23% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 90 46
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 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
Bedford +21 16 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Luton -5 2 £33,000 -34.00%
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
5 13 (46.43%) ITIL
6 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
7 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 8 (28.57%) IIS
8 8 (28.57%) Change Management
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 7 (25.00%) High Availability
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (25.00%) VBScript
9 7 (25.00%) MCP
9 7 (25.00%) MCSE
9 7 (25.00%) MCSA
9 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (21.43%) VMware
10 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
10 6 (21.43%) Trend Analysis

Office 365
Top Related 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 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) IIS
3 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) SaaS
3 3 (10.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) WLAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
2 2 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) IT Support
3 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Server Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Change Management
3 7 (25.00%) High Availability
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 6 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 6 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
6 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
6 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.71%) SOA
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Coaching
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Software Licensing
7 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (25.00%) VBScript
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) MCP
1 7 (25.00%) MCSA
1 7 (25.00%) MCSE
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 2 (7.14%) HP
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