Period
to 13 December 2018

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 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 59 77
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 11 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.46% 2.80% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.75% 26.09% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 7
Lancashire median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -36.67% +63.64%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £32,300
90th Percentile £76,200 £47,500 £70,250
North West median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 80 92 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 10.65% 10.74% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 52
Lancashire median annual salary £38,500 £34,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.41% -9.87% +15.15%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,375 £56,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Lancashire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +11 3 £34,000 -24.44% 5
Blackburn -5 2 £26,250 -7.89%
Accrington -3 1 £30,000 -
Blackpool -13 1 £27,500 -
Office 365
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
6 2 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) McAfee
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 1 (9.09%) Document Management
7 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

Office 365
Co-occurring 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) DSL
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) PBX
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
1 2 (18.18%) IT Support
1 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Project Leader
1 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
2 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Email Management
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (9.09%) QRadar
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
4 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam