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

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 15 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.29% 5.26% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.14% 60.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £40,000 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7 10 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 25.00% 8.77% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Office 365
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the Midlands

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

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) CAD
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) H.323
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) XMPP

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) H.323
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco