Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 68 112
Rank change year-on-year +18 +44 -11
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 79 41 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.11% 3.06% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.92% 29.50% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75 35 1
North East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% -43.33%
10th Percentile £22,425 £22,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £45,750 £48,000 £36,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -14.77%

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 North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 283 139 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.32% 10.39% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 242 107 99
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,875 £22,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,750 £65,884
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the North East

Office 365
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the North East

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the North East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the North East

Office 365
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Tyne and Wear +9 61 £34,000 -2.86% 12
Durham -3 10 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Northumberland - 1 £27,500 -
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 63 (79.75%) Windows
2 62 (78.48%) Microsoft
3 49 (62.03%) Active Directory
4 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
5 39 (49.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (46.84%) ITIL
7 36 (45.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (40.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (39.24%) MS Exchange
9 31 (39.24%) VMware
10 27 (34.18%) Hyper-V
11 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
12 23 (29.11%) Citrix
12 23 (29.11%) PowerShell
13 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (27.85%) LAN
13 22 (27.85%) WAN
14 20 (25.32%) DNS
15 19 (24.05%) DHCP
16 17 (21.52%) Cisco
17 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (18.99%) ERP
19 14 (17.72%) Windows XP
19 14 (17.72%) Firewall
19 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
19 14 (17.72%) Windows 10
20 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
21 12 (15.19%) SLA
21 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
21 12 (15.19%) SQL Server

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 31 (39.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (10.13%) Skype for Business
5 6 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.39%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.59%) IaaS
4 6 (7.59%) PaaS
4 6 (7.59%) SaaS
5 4 (5.06%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) LAN
1 22 (27.85%) WAN
2 20 (25.32%) DNS
3 19 (24.05%) DHCP
4 14 (17.72%) Firewall
5 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
6 12 (15.19%) VLAN
7 11 (13.92%) WLAN
8 10 (12.66%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (11.39%) SMTP
9 9 (11.39%) VoIP
10 8 (10.13%) SAN
10 8 (10.13%) Skype
11 7 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (8.86%) VPN
12 5 (6.33%) NAS
13 4 (5.06%) DMZ
14 3 (3.80%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
15 2 (2.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) Power BI
2 3 (3.80%) QlikView
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Team Leader
5 9 (11.39%) Service Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) WAP
2 5 (6.33%) Software Packaging
3 4 (5.06%) .NET
3 4 (5.06%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.27%) WAMP
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Clustering
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Replication
4 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) iSeries
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
6 1 (1.27%) Tandem
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (79.75%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
3 39 (49.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (40.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (17.72%) Windows 10
5 14 (17.72%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.33%) Linux
7 4 (5.06%) CentOS
7 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) Android
9 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) ITIL
2 15 (18.99%) ERP
3 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.66%) Patch Management
4 10 (12.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.86%) Migration
8 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.59%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.33%) Change Control
10 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.06%) ITSM
10 4 (5.06%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 4 (5.06%) Proactive Monitoring
11 3 (3.80%) Coaching
11 3 (3.80%) Dashboard Development
11 3 (3.80%) Line Management
11 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.06%) SQL
3 2 (2.53%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) RPG
4 1 (1.27%) C
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.39%) Degree
3 8 (10.13%) MCSA
3 8 (10.13%) MCSE
4 7 (8.86%) CCNA
4 7 (8.86%) CCNP
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.80%) MCITP
6 3 (3.80%) MCP
6 3 (3.80%) MCTS
7 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.53%) CISSP
8 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) GDPR
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 49 (62.03%) Active Directory
2 27 (34.18%) Hyper-V
3 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (13.92%) XenApp
5 9 (11.39%) DFS Replication
6 5 (6.33%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.27%) Brightmail
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.39%) WSUS
3 8 (10.13%) SCCM
4 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.53%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) Puppet
5 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (78.48%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.24%) VMware
3 23 (29.11%) Citrix
4 17 (21.52%) Cisco
5 11 (13.92%) Oracle
6 8 (10.13%) SAP
6 8 (10.13%) Workday
7 7 (8.86%) arcserve
7 7 (8.86%) CA
7 7 (8.86%) Sophos
7 7 (8.86%) Symantec
7 7 (8.86%) Veeam
7 7 (8.86%) Veritas
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.80%) Tableau
10 2 (2.53%) EMC
10 2 (2.53%) IBM
11 1 (1.27%) HP
11 1 (1.27%) Remedy
11 1 (1.27%) Sun