Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 71 111
Rank change year-on-year +22 +40 -22
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 184 127 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.88% 3.40% 2.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.21% 26.02% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 140 108 83
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £22,425
90th Percentile £49,500 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,617 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.96% -11.11% -14.29%

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 760 488 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.14% 13.07% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 525 353 300
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,550 £27,995
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +2.41%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 126 (68.48%) Windows
2 116 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 87 (47.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 75 (40.76%) VMware
6 68 (36.96%) Windows Server
7 56 (30.43%) Citrix
7 56 (30.43%) Hyper-V
8 55 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (23.91%) Windows 10
11 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (22.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 40 (21.74%) XenApp
14 39 (21.20%) MCSE
15 36 (19.57%) ITIL
16 34 (18.48%) Microsoft Office
16 34 (18.48%) Data Centre
17 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
18 30 (16.30%) SharePoint
18 30 (16.30%) SAN
18 30 (16.30%) DNS
18 30 (16.30%) Line Management
19 28 (15.22%) TCP/IP
20 27 (14.67%) SQL
21 26 (14.13%) Firewall
22 25 (13.59%) MS Exchange
23 24 (13.04%) DHCP
23 24 (13.04%) XenDesktop
23 24 (13.04%) Amazon AWS

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 30 (16.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (13.59%) MS Exchange
3 15 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.35%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.17%) IIS
6 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.54%) Moodle
Applications
1 34 (18.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (47.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.80%) IaaS
5 6 (3.26%) Mimecast
6 4 (2.17%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.63%) PaaS
7 3 (1.63%) SaaS
8 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.30%) DNS
1 30 (16.30%) SAN
2 28 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 26 (14.13%) Firewall
4 24 (13.04%) DHCP
5 19 (10.33%) VLAN
6 15 (8.15%) Skype
7 12 (6.52%) LAN
7 12 (6.52%) WAN
8 11 (5.98%) NetScaler
8 11 (5.98%) Network Security
9 9 (4.89%) VoIP
9 9 (4.89%) VPN
10 7 (3.80%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.72%) NAS
11 5 (2.72%) PBX
11 5 (2.72%) SSL
12 3 (1.63%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Chocolatey
2 1 (0.54%) Ant
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) MSI
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (10.33%) Finance
2 7 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.09%) Back Office
5 2 (1.09%) Legal
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (17.39%) Consultant
2 29 (15.76%) Architect
2 29 (15.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (12.50%) Analyst
4 21 (11.41%) Technical Manager
5 18 (9.78%) Service Manager
5 18 (9.78%) Technical Services Manager
6 16 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 16 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (5.98%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.43%) Developer
8 10 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.89%) IT Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) IT Support
9 9 (4.89%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.80%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.80%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.07%) .NET
2 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.43%) .NET Framework
3 10 (5.43%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (3.80%) React
6 6 (3.26%) Software Packaging
6 6 (3.26%) WSH
7 4 (2.17%) CSS
7 4 (2.17%) HTML
8 3 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.54%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.41%) Public Cloud
3 14 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.98%) Driving Licence
5 9 (4.89%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.80%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.26%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.26%) Clustering
7 6 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.26%) User Experience
7 6 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) AS400
9 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) iSeries
10 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (68.48%) Windows
2 68 (36.96%) Windows Server
3 55 (29.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (23.91%) Windows 10
5 42 (22.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (11.41%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.26%) Linux
8 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.09%) Unix
9 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.09%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.54%) Android
10 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.57%) ITIL
2 30 (16.30%) Line Management
3 24 (13.04%) Presales
4 22 (11.96%) Project Management
4 22 (11.96%) Service Delivery
5 21 (11.41%) Customer Requirements
5 21 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (10.33%) Change Management
7 17 (9.24%) Application Packaging
7 17 (9.24%) Matrix Management
7 17 (9.24%) Validation
8 15 (8.15%) Migration
9 14 (7.61%) Service Management
10 13 (7.07%) Time Management
11 11 (5.98%) Business Development
12 9 (4.89%) Cross-Platform Development
12 9 (4.89%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (4.89%) SDLC
12 9 (4.89%) TDD
13 8 (4.35%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) SQL
2 19 (10.33%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.61%) C#
5 8 (4.35%) VBScript
6 3 (1.63%) VBA
7 2 (1.09%) C
7 2 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (22.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (21.20%) MCSE
3 17 (9.24%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (8.70%) CCA
4 16 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (8.15%) Degree
6 8 (4.35%) MCP
6 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.80%) DBS Check
8 4 (2.17%) MCSA
9 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.09%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.09%) MCITP
11 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 80 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 56 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 50 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (21.74%) XenApp
5 24 (13.04%) XenDesktop
6 21 (11.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (9.78%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.89%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (4.35%) vSphere
10 6 (3.26%) BitLocker
10 6 (3.26%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (2.17%) Firmware
12 3 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.09%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 23 (12.50%) SCCM
3 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 17 (9.24%) SCOrch
3 17 (9.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (6.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (3.26%) AirWatch
5 6 (3.26%) SCDPM
5 6 (3.26%) SCSM
5 6 (3.26%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.63%) SCOM
7 3 (1.63%) WSUS
8 2 (1.09%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.09%) Puppet
8 2 (1.09%) Terraform
9 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 116 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 75 (40.76%) VMware
3 56 (30.43%) Citrix
4 12 (6.52%) Cisco
5 11 (5.98%) Apple
5 11 (5.98%) MobileIron
5 11 (5.98%) NVIDIA
5 11 (5.98%) Sophos
6 9 (4.89%) Veeam
6 9 (4.89%) Xamarin
7 7 (3.80%) Capita
7 7 (3.80%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.26%) AVG
8 6 (3.26%) Symantec
9 4 (2.17%) HP
9 4 (2.17%) NetApp
10 3 (1.63%) Dell
10 3 (1.63%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.63%) WatchGuard