The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 13 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.48% 4.37% 4.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.14% 42.86% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 12
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £35,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £52,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.41% +1.29%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35 42 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 6.67% 10.19% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 14
Median salary £40,000 £49,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.59% -5.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Office 365
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Merseyside

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Merseyside over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Merseyside

Office 365
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Liverpool -8 9 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Bootle - 4 £53,573 -
Office 365
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (47.83%) Finance
5 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
8 17 (36.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 16 (34.78%) Private Cloud
10 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
10 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
11 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
12 13 (28.26%) SQL
13 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
14 10 (21.74%) ITIL
14 10 (21.74%) SCCM
15 9 (19.57%) SCVMM
15 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
16 8 (17.39%) Oracle
16 8 (17.39%) VMware
16 8 (17.39%) Physics
16 8 (17.39%) Human Factors
16 8 (17.39%) Data Architecture
17 7 (15.22%) SCOM
17 7 (15.22%) Citrix
17 7 (15.22%) SCOrch
18 6 (13.04%) Banking
18 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) IaaS
2 4 (8.70%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) DNS
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) Skype
3 2 (4.35%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Server Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.17%) Ajax
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) jQuery
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (34.78%) Private Cloud
3 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Replication
6 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) PKI
7 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) VMS
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Data Architecture
2 8 (17.39%) Human Factors
2 8 (17.39%) Physics
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.17%) Change Management
8 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.17%) ETL
8 1 (2.17%) Process Management
8 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Hyper-V
2 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.70%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) SCCM
2 9 (19.57%) SCVMM
3 7 (15.22%) SCOM
3 7 (15.22%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) Mitel
4 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Meraki
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
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