The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 122 173
Rank change year-on-year -15 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 115 120 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.88% 2.09% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.34% 21.58% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 110 106 67
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £70,000
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 North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 802 556 421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 13.09% 9.68% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 683 451 351
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Office 365
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the North West

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the North West

Office 365
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Manchester +12 72 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Merseyside -3 20 £53,573 +12.78% 4
Cheshire -35 16 £27,500 +1.85% 5
Lancashire -3 5 £37,000 +43.68% 3
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 198 (71.74%) Windows
2 182 (65.94%) Microsoft
3 144 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 133 (48.19%) Windows Server
5 95 (34.42%) Hyper-V
6 90 (32.61%) VMware
7 78 (28.26%) MS Exchange
8 76 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 75 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (26.45%) MS Excel
11 67 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 62 (22.46%) MS Office
13 60 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 59 (21.38%) Windows 7
15 51 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 50 (18.12%) ITIL
17 49 (17.75%) SharePoint
18 48 (17.39%) DNS
18 48 (17.39%) SQL Server
19 45 (16.30%) Firewall
20 43 (15.58%) SQL
21 42 (15.22%) Finance
22 40 (14.49%) WAN
23 39 (14.13%) PowerShell
24 38 (13.77%) Skype
25 37 (13.41%) Skype for Business
26 35 (12.68%) MCSE
27 34 (12.32%) DHCP
27 34 (12.32%) Cisco
28 33 (11.96%) VPN

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 78 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 49 (17.75%) SharePoint
3 37 (13.41%) Skype for Business
4 23 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.90%) IIS
8 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.81%) CMS
9 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.45%) Confluence
11 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.36%) Apache
12 1 (0.36%) DNN
12 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 73 (26.45%) MS Excel
2 62 (22.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (3.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.09%) Line 50
3 3 (1.09%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 67 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.62%) IaaS
4 9 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.90%) SaaS
6 7 (2.54%) PaaS
7 6 (2.17%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.45%) Basecamp
9 3 (1.09%) Dropbox
9 3 (1.09%) G Suite
9 3 (1.09%) Mimecast
9 3 (1.09%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 48 (17.39%) DNS
2 45 (16.30%) Firewall
3 40 (14.49%) WAN
4 38 (13.77%) Skype
5 34 (12.32%) DHCP
6 33 (11.96%) LAN
6 33 (11.96%) VoIP
6 33 (11.96%) VPN
7 32 (11.59%) TCP/IP
8 19 (6.88%) SAN
8 19 (6.88%) VLAN
9 12 (4.35%) Unified Communications
9 12 (4.35%) Wireless
10 10 (3.62%) Internet
10 10 (3.62%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (2.54%) MPLS
12 6 (2.17%) WLAN
13 4 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.45%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.81%) Power BI
5 4 (1.45%) MySQL
5 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.72%) IDOL
8 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.36%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.36%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (2.90%) JIRA
2 5 (1.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.45%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (15.22%) Finance
2 10 (3.62%) Marketing
3 9 (3.26%) Advertising
4 7 (2.54%) Banking
5 4 (1.45%) Back Office
6 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (15.22%) IT Support
2 40 (14.49%) Support Engineer
3 32 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 32 (11.59%) IT Engineer
4 31 (11.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (9.42%) Analyst
6 24 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 21 (7.61%) Support Analyst
9 19 (6.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 17 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (5.80%) Server Engineer
13 15 (5.43%) Team Leader
14 14 (5.07%) Support Technician
15 13 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
15 13 (4.71%) Help Desk Support
15 13 (4.71%) Office 365 Engineer
16 12 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
16 12 (4.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.54%) .NET
1 7 (2.54%) Web Services
2 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.45%) HTML
3 3 (1.09%) CSS
3 3 (1.09%) jQuery
3 3 (1.09%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.72%) Middleware
4 2 (0.72%) REST
5 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.36%) Ajax
5 1 (0.36%) COM
5 1 (0.36%) JSON
5 1 (0.36%) LAMP
5 1 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.61%) Data Centre
1 21 (7.61%) Hybrid Cloud
1 21 (7.61%) Private Cloud
2 11 (3.99%) Driving Licence
3 9 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.90%) Clustering
4 8 (2.90%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.17%) iPad
5 6 (2.17%) iPhone
6 5 (1.81%) Replication
7 4 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.45%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.45%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.09%) Social Media
9 2 (0.72%) Fintech
9 2 (0.72%) NHS
9 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.36%) PKI
10 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 198 (71.74%) Windows
2 133 (48.19%) Windows Server
3 76 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 75 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (21.38%) Windows 7
6 26 (9.42%) Windows 8
7 25 (9.06%) Linux
8 19 (6.88%) Windows 10
9 11 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.62%) Android
11 7 (2.54%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.81%) CentOS
13 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.81%) Unix
13 5 (1.81%) VMS
14 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.36%) HPUX
15 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.12%) ITIL
2 28 (10.14%) Migration
3 24 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (8.33%) CRM
5 13 (4.71%) Service Management
6 10 (3.62%) Business Continuity
7 9 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (3.26%) Information Security
7 9 (3.26%) IT Strategy
7 9 (3.26%) Mentoring
8 8 (2.90%) Data Architecture
8 8 (2.90%) Document Management
8 8 (2.90%) Human Factors
8 8 (2.90%) Physics
9 7 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (2.54%) Data Protection
9 7 (2.54%) Presales
10 6 (2.17%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.17%) DevOps
10 6 (2.17%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.58%) SQL
2 39 (14.13%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.54%) VBScript
4 4 (1.45%) C#
5 3 (1.09%) C
5 3 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.72%) Java
6 2 (0.72%) VB
7 1 (0.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (12.68%) MCSE
3 28 (10.14%) MCSA
4 13 (4.71%) MCITP
4 13 (4.71%) MCP
5 9 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.54%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.81%) MCDST
9 4 (1.45%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.09%) CCNA
10 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.09%) MCTS
11 2 (0.72%) CCA
11 2 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.72%) Degree
12 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.71%) SLA
2 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 144 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 95 (34.42%) Hyper-V
3 51 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.62%) vSphere
5 6 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.17%) XenApp
6 5 (1.81%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (10.87%) SCCM
2 16 (5.80%) WSUS
3 10 (3.62%) SCOM
3 10 (3.62%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.54%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.54%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.81%) SCDPM
6 4 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.45%) HockeyApp
6 4 (1.45%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.09%) PaperCut
7 3 (1.09%) Puppet
8 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.72%) Nagios
9 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 182 (65.94%) Microsoft
2 90 (32.61%) VMware
3 34 (12.32%) Cisco
4 30 (10.87%) Citrix
5 21 (7.61%) HP
6 15 (5.43%) Dell
6 15 (5.43%) Symantec
7 14 (5.07%) Apple
8 13 (4.71%) Veeam
9 9 (3.26%) Sage
10 8 (2.90%) Google
10 8 (2.90%) Oracle
10 8 (2.90%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.90%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.54%) NetApp
11 7 (2.54%) Sophos
12 5 (1.81%) EqualLogic
12 5 (1.81%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.45%) Draytek
13 4 (1.45%) GFI Software
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kendal, Cumbria
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42k
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: to £40K
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
The SmartList
Posted: 18 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Blackpool and The Fylde College
Salary: From £27,449 to £30,004 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £35000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 27 days ago