Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 84 92
Rank change year-on-year +36 +8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 177 132 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.88% 3.03% 2.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.83% 22.68% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 123 98 76
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -7.10% -12.86%
10th Percentile £23,125 £27,125 £24,938
90th Percentile £56,250 £59,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -19.05%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 636 582 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.53% 13.36% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 434 385 260
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -8.60%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £43,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% +9.69% -6.98%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Birmingham

Office 365
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Birmingham

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 125 (70.62%) Microsoft
2 92 (51.98%) Windows
3 81 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (31.07%) VMware
5 50 (28.25%) ITIL
5 50 (28.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (27.68%) Active Directory
7 44 (24.86%) MCSE
7 44 (24.86%) Hyper-V
8 43 (24.29%) Citrix
9 40 (22.60%) Windows 10
10 38 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (20.90%) Data Centre
12 36 (20.34%) Presales
12 36 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (18.64%) SharePoint
13 33 (18.64%) Windows Server
14 32 (18.08%) XenApp
15 31 (17.51%) Citrix Certification
16 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Office
16 29 (16.38%) Line Management
17 28 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (14.69%) Project Management
18 26 (14.69%) Public Cloud
19 24 (13.56%) SAN
19 24 (13.56%) SCCM
20 23 (12.99%) Service Delivery
20 23 (12.99%) Skype
21 22 (12.43%) Firewall
21 22 (12.43%) Time Management

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 33 (18.64%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.73%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.73%) Skype for Business
3 12 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.69%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (1.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (45.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.08%) PaaS
3 9 (5.08%) SaaS
4 8 (4.52%) IaaS
5 6 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.82%) npm
6 5 (2.82%) OneDrive
7 4 (2.26%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.56%) SAN
2 23 (12.99%) Skype
3 22 (12.43%) Firewall
4 17 (9.60%) DNS
5 16 (9.04%) Network Security
6 15 (8.47%) TCP/IP
7 14 (7.91%) DHCP
8 12 (6.78%) LAN
8 12 (6.78%) NetScaler
8 12 (6.78%) WAN
9 11 (6.21%) VPN
10 10 (5.65%) VLAN
11 8 (4.52%) VoIP
12 6 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.82%) Intranet
13 5 (2.82%) PBX
14 4 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.26%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.26%) NAS
15 3 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) Power BI
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (2.82%) gulp
2 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.56%) GitLab
3 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.56%) Subversion
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Advertising
5 2 (1.13%) Marketing
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (19.77%) Architect
2 32 (18.08%) Consultant
3 29 (16.38%) Analyst
4 20 (11.30%) Technical Manager
5 17 (9.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 17 (9.60%) Service Manager
5 17 (9.60%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (9.60%) Technical Services Manager
6 15 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.34%) Developer
8 12 (6.78%) Lead Architect
9 11 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (6.21%) Desktop Support
9 11 (6.21%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (5.65%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Office 365 Engineer
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.08%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.52%) Office 365 Specialist
12 8 (4.52%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.34%) .NET
1 13 (7.34%) AngularJS
2 12 (6.78%) CSS
3 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.95%) HTML
5 5 (2.82%) jQuery
5 5 (2.82%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (2.82%) LESS
5 5 (2.82%) REST
5 5 (2.82%) Sass
6 4 (2.26%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.69%) React
7 3 (1.69%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 26 (14.69%) Public Cloud
3 15 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.95%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.82%) Clustering
6 4 (2.26%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.69%) User Experience
8 2 (1.13%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.13%) iPad
8 2 (1.13%) iPhone
8 2 (1.13%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.13%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.56%) AS400
9 1 (0.56%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 92 (51.98%) Windows
2 40 (22.60%) Windows 10
3 36 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (18.64%) Windows Server
5 28 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (10.73%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.39%) Linux
8 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.69%) Unix
9 2 (1.13%) Android
9 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.13%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.13%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.25%) ITIL
2 36 (20.34%) Presales
3 29 (16.38%) Line Management
4 26 (14.69%) Project Management
5 23 (12.99%) Service Delivery
6 22 (12.43%) Time Management
7 20 (11.30%) Change Management
7 20 (11.30%) Customer Requirements
8 17 (9.60%) Service Management
9 16 (9.04%) Matrix Management
9 16 (9.04%) Validation
10 15 (8.47%) Migration
11 13 (7.34%) Application Packaging
11 13 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (6.78%) Customer Engagement
13 11 (6.21%) Business Development
13 11 (6.21%) Web Development
14 8 (4.52%) CRM
14 8 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (3.95%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.73%) PowerShell
2 17 (9.60%) C#
3 15 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.91%) SQL
5 5 (2.82%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.26%) Python
6 4 (2.26%) VBA
7 2 (1.13%) C
7 2 (1.13%) Java
7 2 (1.13%) VB
7 2 (1.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (28.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (24.86%) MCSE
3 31 (17.51%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (10.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (9.60%) CCA
5 17 (9.60%) MCP
5 17 (9.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (8.47%) Degree
7 7 (3.95%) DBS Check
7 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.82%) MCSD
9 3 (1.69%) MCDST
10 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.13%) MCSA
10 2 (1.13%) Postgraduate
10 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.13%) PMO
2 2 (1.13%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (27.68%) Active Directory
2 44 (24.86%) Hyper-V
3 38 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (18.08%) XenApp
5 14 (7.91%) XenDesktop
6 13 (7.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.26%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.13%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.13%) vSphere
9 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (13.56%) SCCM
2 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (9.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (6.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 12 (6.78%) SCOrch
5 6 (3.39%) SCOM
6 5 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.69%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.13%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (1.13%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.13%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.13%) SCSM
8 2 (1.13%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (70.62%) Microsoft
2 55 (31.07%) VMware
3 43 (24.29%) Citrix
4 13 (7.34%) Apple
4 13 (7.34%) Sophos
5 10 (5.65%) NVIDIA
6 9 (5.08%) MobileIron
7 7 (3.95%) AVG
7 7 (3.95%) HP
8 6 (3.39%) Capita
8 6 (3.39%) Cisco
8 6 (3.39%) Dell
9 5 (2.82%) Symantec
9 5 (2.82%) Veeam
10 4 (2.26%) Brocade
10 4 (2.26%) CommVault
10 4 (2.26%) EMC
10 4 (2.26%) F5
10 4 (2.26%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.26%) Polycom