The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 49 49 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 4 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.98% 0.61% 3.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 12.50% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Median salary £37,250 £25,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.66% -39.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £25,150 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £26,350 £55,000
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 Lancashire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 34 16 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 8.29% 4.85% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 20
Median salary £22,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.05% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Lancashire

Office 365
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Lancaster - 2 £38,500 -
Preston - 1 £37,500 - 1
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) CentOS
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
5 4 (36.36%) Information Security
5 4 (36.36%) Confluence
5 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Canon
5 4 (36.36%) Wyse
5 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
5 4 (36.36%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) ERP
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) DECT
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DECT
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Fat Client
1 4 (36.36%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) CentOS
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) ERP
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Canon
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) Wyse
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
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