Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 82 95
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 173 142 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.52% 2.98% 2.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.44% 23.47% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 133 97 74
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% -20.45%
10th Percentile £23,125 £28,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,750 £54,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £39,323 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.64% -7.48% -10.53%

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 680 605 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.76% 12.70% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 523 409 253
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -1.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £74,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,765 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.46% +6.91% -

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 129 (74.57%) Microsoft
2 72 (41.62%) Windows
3 68 (39.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (29.48%) ITIL
5 45 (26.01%) SharePoint
5 45 (26.01%) Active Directory
6 44 (25.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (23.12%) VMware
8 35 (20.23%) MCSE
9 30 (17.34%) PowerShell
10 29 (16.76%) SCCM
10 29 (16.76%) Microsoft Office
11 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (15.61%) Skype
12 27 (15.61%) Data Centre
12 27 (15.61%) Citrix
12 27 (15.61%) Hyper-V
13 26 (15.03%) Presales
14 23 (13.29%) Windows 10
14 23 (13.29%) Skype for Business
15 22 (12.72%) Public Cloud
16 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (12.14%) Migration
16 21 (12.14%) Change Management
16 21 (12.14%) Citrix Certification
16 21 (12.14%) Video Conferencing
17 20 (11.56%) MCP
17 20 (11.56%) Finance
17 20 (11.56%) Project Management
18 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared

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 45 (26.01%) SharePoint
2 23 (13.29%) Skype for Business
3 19 (10.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 18 (10.40%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.62%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.73%) IIS
9 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (16.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (39.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.40%) SaaS
3 14 (8.09%) PaaS
4 13 (7.51%) IaaS
5 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (4.62%) npm
7 5 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (2.31%) Mimecast
8 4 (2.31%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.61%) Skype
2 18 (10.40%) Firewall
3 17 (9.83%) LAN
4 16 (9.25%) WAN
5 14 (8.09%) SAN
6 13 (7.51%) Network Security
7 12 (6.94%) DNS
8 11 (6.36%) TCP/IP
9 10 (5.78%) VPN
10 9 (5.20%) Intranet
10 9 (5.20%) VLAN
11 7 (4.05%) VoIP
12 6 (3.47%) DHCP
13 5 (2.89%) PBX
14 4 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.31%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.31%) MPLS
14 4 (2.31%) NAS
15 3 (1.73%) NetScaler
15 3 (1.73%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (4.62%) gulp
2 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.58%) GitLab
3 1 (0.58%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.58%) Subversion
3 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (11.56%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.89%) Advertising
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Publishing
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (18.50%) Analyst
2 28 (16.18%) Architect
3 26 (15.03%) Consultant
4 19 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (8.67%) Developer
5 15 (8.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 12 (6.94%) Lead Architect
6 12 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
7 11 (6.36%) Desktop Support
7 11 (6.36%) Office 365 Engineer
7 11 (6.36%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.78%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.20%) Service Manager
9 9 (5.20%) Technical Manager
9 9 (5.20%) Technical Services Manager
10 8 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.62%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.25%) CSS
2 15 (8.67%) AngularJS
3 12 (6.94%) .NET
4 8 (4.62%) HTML
4 8 (4.62%) jQuery
4 8 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (4.62%) LESS
4 8 (4.62%) REST
4 8 (4.62%) Sass
5 6 (3.47%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.16%) Node.js
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Data Centre
2 22 (12.72%) Public Cloud
3 21 (12.14%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.89%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.31%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.31%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.73%) Clustering
7 3 (1.73%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.16%) iPad
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.16%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) AS400
9 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 72 (41.62%) Windows
2 23 (13.29%) Windows 10
3 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (10.98%) Windows Server
5 18 (10.40%) Windows 7
5 18 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.47%) Linux
7 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.16%) Android
8 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.16%) Unix
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.48%) ITIL
2 26 (15.03%) Presales
3 21 (12.14%) Change Management
3 21 (12.14%) Migration
4 20 (11.56%) Project Management
5 19 (10.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (10.40%) Service Management
7 15 (8.67%) Web Development
8 14 (8.09%) Service Delivery
8 14 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.09%) Time Management
9 13 (7.51%) Line Management
10 12 (6.94%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
11 11 (6.36%) Change Control
12 10 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.78%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (5.20%) ITIL V3
13 9 (5.20%) Matrix Management
13 9 (5.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.34%) PowerShell
2 18 (10.40%) C#
3 14 (8.09%) SQL
4 13 (7.51%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.20%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.16%) C
6 2 (1.16%) Java
6 2 (1.16%) Python
6 2 (1.16%) VB
6 2 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (25.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (20.23%) MCSE
3 21 (12.14%) Citrix Certification
4 20 (11.56%) MCP
5 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.78%) Degree
7 8 (4.62%) MCSD
7 8 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.05%) CCA
8 7 (4.05%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.89%) MCSA
10 4 (2.31%) CCNA
10 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.73%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.73%) MCDST
12 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.16%) Postgraduate
12 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) PMO
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (26.01%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (15.61%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.83%) XenApp
5 6 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.47%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.89%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (2.31%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.73%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.16%) vSphere
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (16.76%) SCCM
2 9 (5.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (5.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (4.05%) SCOM
4 5 (2.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (2.31%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.16%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.16%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.16%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.16%) WSUS
8 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.58%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.58%) SCSM
8 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 129 (74.57%) Microsoft
2 40 (23.12%) VMware
3 27 (15.61%) Citrix
4 13 (7.51%) Cisco
5 9 (5.20%) Sophos
6 8 (4.62%) HP
6 8 (4.62%) ServiceNow
6 8 (4.62%) SolarWinds
6 8 (4.62%) Veeam
7 6 (3.47%) Dell
8 5 (2.89%) JD Edwards
9 4 (2.31%) Apple
9 4 (2.31%) Brocade
9 4 (2.31%) CommVault
9 4 (2.31%) EMC
9 4 (2.31%) Fortinet
9 4 (2.31%) Polycom
9 4 (2.31%) SAP
9 4 (2.31%) Symantec
9 4 (2.31%) Wyse