Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 109 194
Rank change year-on-year +32 +85 +62
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 575 467 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.76% 2.56% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.12% 23.20% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 496 356 230
Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,428
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -7.24% -14.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -11.76%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2487 2013 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.25% 11.05% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 1516 1126
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

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

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the Midlands

Office 365
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Midlands +31 344 £37,500 -4.64% 35
East Midlands +45 229 £32,500 -10.22% 15
Office 365
England

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 Midlands region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 361 (62.78%) Microsoft
2 347 (60.35%) Windows
3 272 (47.30%) Active Directory
4 213 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 204 (35.48%) VMware
6 181 (31.48%) Windows Server
7 174 (30.26%) ITIL
8 134 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 130 (22.61%) Microsoft Office
10 113 (19.65%) Hyper-V
10 113 (19.65%) Windows 10
11 106 (18.43%) MS Exchange
12 105 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 101 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 100 (17.39%) Citrix
14 100 (17.39%) SharePoint
15 95 (16.52%) Windows 7
16 94 (16.35%) Firewall
17 88 (15.30%) Windows Server 2008
18 82 (14.26%) SCCM
19 77 (13.39%) Cisco
20 76 (13.22%) MCSE
21 75 (13.04%) LAN
22 72 (12.52%) PowerShell
23 70 (12.17%) WAN
24 68 (11.83%) Project Management
25 67 (11.65%) DNS
26 65 (11.30%) Skype
27 62 (10.78%) SAN
28 61 (10.61%) SQL

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
1 106 (18.43%) MS Exchange
2 100 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 51 (8.87%) Skype for Business
4 35 (6.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 33 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.91%) IIS
8 8 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.70%) IBM Domino
10 4 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.70%) WordPress
11 3 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.17%) Confluence
12 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 130 (22.61%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.74%) InfoPath
4 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.35%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 213 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.22%) IaaS
4 29 (5.04%) SaaS
5 27 (4.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 23 (4.00%) PaaS
7 8 (1.39%) npm
8 6 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.87%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.70%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.70%) Yammer
11 3 (0.52%) G Suite
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 94 (16.35%) Firewall
2 75 (13.04%) LAN
3 70 (12.17%) WAN
4 67 (11.65%) DNS
5 65 (11.30%) Skype
6 62 (10.78%) SAN
7 44 (7.65%) DHCP
7 44 (7.65%) TCP/IP
8 27 (4.70%) NAS
9 25 (4.35%) VLAN
10 23 (4.00%) VPN
11 21 (3.65%) Network Security
12 20 (3.48%) VoIP
13 15 (2.61%) MPLS
14 13 (2.26%) PBX
15 11 (1.91%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (1.74%) Intranet
16 10 (1.74%) NetScaler
17 8 (1.39%) Internet
17 8 (1.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.22%) Power BI
4 6 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (0.70%) EDRMS
6 4 (0.70%) MS Access
6 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.35%) MySQL
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.39%) gulp
2 7 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 2 (0.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.17%) Buildbot
4 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.17%) GitLab
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.17%) Selenium
4 1 (0.17%) Subversion
4 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (7.48%) Finance
2 21 (3.65%) Advertising
3 17 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.78%) Retail
4 16 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.04%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.70%) French Language
6 4 (0.70%) Marketing
7 3 (0.52%) Automotive
7 3 (0.52%) Banking
7 3 (0.52%) German Language
7 3 (0.52%) Polish Language
7 3 (0.52%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.35%) Back Office
8 2 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (0.35%) Law
8 2 (0.35%) Legal
8 2 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 101 (17.57%) Analyst
2 62 (10.78%) IT Support
3 57 (9.91%) Support Engineer
4 55 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 50 (8.70%) Consultant
6 47 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (7.13%) Desktop Support
8 40 (6.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 39 (6.78%) IT Engineer
10 38 (6.61%) Architect
10 38 (6.61%) Developer
11 33 (5.74%) SharePoint Developer
12 32 (5.57%) 1st Line Support
13 31 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
14 30 (5.22%) IT Manager
15 25 (4.35%) IT Analyst
16 23 (4.00%) Service Manager
17 21 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
17 21 (3.65%) Project Manager
17 21 (3.65%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.61%) CSS
2 32 (5.57%) .NET
3 31 (5.39%) HTML
4 16 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 13 (2.26%) jQuery
6 11 (1.91%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.57%) JSON
7 9 (1.57%) REST
8 8 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (1.39%) LESS
8 8 (1.39%) Sass
9 7 (1.22%) Web Services
10 6 (1.04%) WAP
10 6 (1.04%) XML
11 5 (0.87%) HTML5
12 4 (0.70%) CSS3
12 4 (0.70%) Natural Language Processing
12 4 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (0.35%) MDX
13 2 (0.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.09%) Data Centre
2 33 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.83%) Public Cloud
4 21 (3.65%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (3.48%) Driving Licence
6 18 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.91%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.74%) Clustering
9 10 (1.74%) User Experience
10 9 (1.57%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.22%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.04%) CCTV
13 5 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.87%) PKI
14 4 (0.70%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.70%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.70%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 347 (60.35%) Windows
2 181 (31.48%) Windows Server
3 113 (19.65%) Windows 10
4 105 (18.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 95 (16.52%) Windows 7
6 88 (15.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (5.22%) Windows 8
8 25 (4.35%) Linux
9 15 (2.61%) Windows XP
10 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (1.74%) Unix
12 9 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.57%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.39%) Android
14 6 (1.04%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.35%) VMS
17 1 (0.17%) AIX
17 1 (0.17%) CentOS
17 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (30.26%) ITIL
2 68 (11.83%) Project Management
3 52 (9.04%) Presales
4 50 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 47 (8.17%) Migration
6 36 (6.26%) Change Management
7 33 (5.74%) PRINCE2
8 32 (5.57%) Service Management
9 31 (5.39%) Time Management
10 27 (4.70%) Web Development
11 25 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (4.17%) Line Management
13 22 (3.83%) Problem Management
14 20 (3.48%) Customer Requirements
14 20 (3.48%) Enterprise Architecture
15 19 (3.30%) CRM
15 19 (3.30%) Incident Management
16 18 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (3.13%) High Availability
17 17 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 72 (12.52%) PowerShell
2 61 (10.61%) SQL
3 40 (6.96%) C#
4 31 (5.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.74%) TypeScript
6 7 (1.22%) VB
7 5 (0.87%) Java
7 5 (0.87%) Perl
7 5 (0.87%) PHP
8 4 (0.70%) C++
8 4 (0.70%) Python
8 4 (0.70%) VBA
9 3 (0.52%) VBScript
10 2 (0.35%) C
10 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 101 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (13.22%) MCSE
3 40 (6.96%) MCSA
4 32 (5.57%) Degree
5 31 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (4.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (4.70%) MCP
8 25 (4.35%) CCNA
8 25 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (3.65%) Security Cleared
10 18 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (2.61%) MCITP
12 11 (1.91%) CCA
13 9 (1.57%) MCSD
14 8 (1.39%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.39%) VCP5
15 7 (1.22%) DBS Check
16 6 (1.04%) APMP
16 6 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.48%) SLA
2 9 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.57%) PMO
3 5 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.70%) QA
5 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.52%) GDPR
5 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.35%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 272 (47.30%) Active Directory
2 134 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (19.65%) Hyper-V
4 40 (6.96%) XenApp
5 29 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (3.48%) Virtual Servers
7 14 (2.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 13 (2.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (2.09%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.39%) vSphere
11 4 (0.70%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.52%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.35%) XenServer
14 1 (0.17%) NDS
14 1 (0.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 82 (14.26%) SCCM
2 19 (3.30%) SCOM
3 15 (2.61%) Backup Exec
4 13 (2.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (1.39%) WSUS
7 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.87%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.35%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.17%) IBM BigFix
11 1 (0.17%) Kibana
11 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.17%) SCSM
11 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 361 (62.78%) Microsoft
2 204 (35.48%) VMware
3 100 (17.39%) Citrix
4 77 (13.39%) Cisco
5 34 (5.91%) Veeam
6 31 (5.39%) HP
7 26 (4.52%) Dell
7 26 (4.52%) NetApp
8 20 (3.48%) Apple
9 17 (2.96%) Sophos
10 15 (2.61%) EqualLogic
11 14 (2.43%) Symantec
12 13 (2.26%) CommVault
12 13 (2.26%) IBM
12 13 (2.26%) SolarWinds
13 12 (2.09%) Barracuda Networks
14 10 (1.74%) Google
15 9 (1.57%) Autodesk
15 9 (1.57%) SAP
15 9 (1.57%) Veritas