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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 144 166
Rank change year-on-year +32 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 192 93 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.79% 1.68% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.75% 16.67% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 171 82 73
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.33% -  

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 1024 558 468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.88% 10.07% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 858 464 386
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +13 109 £35,000 -11.94% 27
Cheshire +18 55 £31,500 +23.52% 9
Lancashire +12 15 £35,000 -37.77% 4
Merseyside -15 11 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 210 (67.96%) Windows
2 172 (55.66%) Microsoft
2 172 (55.66%) Active Directory
3 128 (41.42%) Windows Server
4 101 (32.69%) VMware
5 86 (27.83%) Hyper-V
5 86 (27.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 78 (25.24%) ITIL
7 63 (20.39%) MS Exchange
8 61 (19.74%) SharePoint
8 61 (19.74%) WAN
9 60 (19.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (18.45%) Firewall
11 54 (17.48%) LAN
11 54 (17.48%) Cisco
11 54 (17.48%) Skype
12 53 (17.15%) Microsoft Office
13 52 (16.83%) PowerShell
14 51 (16.50%) DNS
15 50 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 49 (15.86%) Skype for Business
17 47 (15.21%) Microsoft Certification
18 44 (14.24%) TCP/IP
18 44 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (12.94%) Windows 7
19 40 (12.94%) Migration
19 40 (12.94%) SQL Server
20 38 (12.30%) SQL
20 38 (12.30%) DHCP
21 37 (11.97%) Windows 10

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 63 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 61 (19.74%) SharePoint
3 49 (15.86%) Skype for Business
4 17 (5.50%) IIS
5 14 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.21%) IBM Notes
6 13 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (3.24%) CMS
8 8 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.29%) WordPress
11 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.65%) SAS
13 1 (0.32%) Apache
13 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.32%) Confluence
13 1 (0.32%) DNN
13 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 53 (17.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.65%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 86 (27.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (7.77%) SaaS
4 12 (3.88%) IaaS
5 9 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.91%) PaaS
6 8 (2.59%) G Suite
7 5 (1.62%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.97%) CodePlex
9 2 (0.65%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 61 (19.74%) WAN
2 57 (18.45%) Firewall
3 54 (17.48%) LAN
3 54 (17.48%) Skype
4 51 (16.50%) DNS
5 44 (14.24%) TCP/IP
6 38 (12.30%) DHCP
7 23 (7.44%) VoIP
7 23 (7.44%) VPN
8 19 (6.15%) SAN
9 16 (5.18%) WLAN
10 11 (3.56%) Unified Communications
11 10 (3.24%) VLAN
12 8 (2.59%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (1.62%) MPLS
13 5 (1.62%) Wireless
14 4 (1.29%) Intranet
15 3 (0.97%) LDAP
16 2 (0.65%) Internet
16 2 (0.65%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.29%) Power BI
3 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.97%) IDOL
5 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.65%) MS Access
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.32%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.32%) JIRA
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (8.09%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Advertising
3 15 (4.85%) Marketing
4 12 (3.88%) Retail
5 6 (1.94%) Legal
5 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.97%) Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Publishing
7 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (17.15%) Analyst
2 44 (14.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (10.03%) 2nd Line Support
4 30 (9.71%) Support Analyst
5 29 (9.39%) IT Support
5 29 (9.39%) Support Engineer
6 22 (7.12%) IT Manager
7 20 (6.47%) IT Engineer
8 17 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (5.50%) Architect
9 15 (4.85%) Developer
10 14 (4.53%) IT Analyst
10 14 (4.53%) Service Analyst
11 13 (4.21%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 13 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
11 13 (4.21%) Consultant
11 13 (4.21%) IT Support Analyst
11 13 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 12 (3.88%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.21%) .NET
1 13 (4.21%) CSS
2 12 (3.88%) HTML
3 8 (2.59%) jQuery
4 6 (1.94%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.94%) Web Services
5 5 (1.62%) CSS3
5 5 (1.62%) HTML5
5 5 (1.62%) XML
6 4 (1.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (0.97%) Entity Framework
7 3 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.65%) Middleware
8 2 (0.65%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.32%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.88%) Clustering
3 10 (3.24%) Blackberry
4 9 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.91%) Driving Licence
4 9 (2.91%) Private Cloud
5 8 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.59%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.27%) Replication
7 4 (1.29%) EPoS
7 4 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.29%) Tandem
8 3 (0.97%) iPad
8 3 (0.97%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (0.65%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.65%) PMI
9 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.32%) PKI
10 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 210 (67.96%) Windows
2 128 (41.42%) Windows Server
3 60 (19.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (12.94%) Windows 7
6 37 (11.97%) Windows 10
7 23 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.18%) Windows 8
9 13 (4.21%) Linux
10 11 (3.56%) Android
11 4 (1.29%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.32%) HPUX
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (25.24%) ITIL
2 40 (12.94%) Migration
3 28 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (5.83%) Service Delivery
5 17 (5.50%) Project Management
5 17 (5.50%) Service Management
6 12 (3.88%) Line Management
7 11 (3.56%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (3.24%) Content Management
8 10 (3.24%) CRM
8 10 (3.24%) Mentoring
9 8 (2.59%) Data Architecture
9 8 (2.59%) Human Factors
9 8 (2.59%) Physics
10 7 (2.27%) Capacity Management
10 7 (2.27%) Problem Management
11 6 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (1.94%) DevOps
11 6 (1.94%) High Availability
11 6 (1.94%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.83%) PowerShell
2 38 (12.30%) SQL
3 21 (6.80%) VBScript
4 13 (4.21%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.56%) VB
6 10 (3.24%) C#
7 5 (1.62%) C
8 4 (1.29%) PHP
8 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.97%) Java
10 2 (0.65%) Python
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) Ruby
11 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (15.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.36%) MCSE
3 24 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 23 (7.44%) SC Cleared
5 22 (7.12%) MCP
5 22 (7.12%) MCSA
6 7 (2.27%) Degree
7 6 (1.94%) MCITP
8 5 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.29%) CCNA
9 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.29%) MCDST
9 4 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.65%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.65%) CCA
10 2 (0.65%) CCNP
10 2 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.65%) ISEB
10 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.68%) SLA
2 11 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.97%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 172 (55.66%) Active Directory
2 86 (27.83%) Hyper-V
3 44 (14.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (5.83%) vSphere
5 9 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.59%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.27%) XenApp
8 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.32%) Docker
10 1 (0.32%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (11.65%) SCCM
2 17 (5.50%) WSUS
3 7 (2.27%) SCOM
4 6 (1.94%) vCenter Server
5 5 (1.62%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.62%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.29%) Nagios
7 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.97%) Puppet
7 3 (0.97%) SCOrch
7 3 (0.97%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.32%) SCSM
9 1 (0.32%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.32%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 172 (55.66%) Microsoft
2 101 (32.69%) VMware
3 54 (17.48%) Cisco
4 35 (11.33%) HP
5 32 (10.36%) Citrix
6 23 (7.44%) Dell
7 19 (6.15%) Veeam
8 13 (4.21%) Lotus
9 11 (3.56%) Oracle
9 11 (3.56%) Symantec
10 10 (3.24%) Google
11 8 (2.59%) Apple
11 8 (2.59%) Nintex
12 6 (1.94%) SolarWinds
13 5 (1.62%) EqualLogic
13 5 (1.62%) Juniper
13 5 (1.62%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.62%) Sage
13 5 (1.62%) SAP
13 5 (1.62%) SonicWALL
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Exellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus on call and flexible benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + CERTIFICATIONS PAID FOR
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Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £70k per year + Car Allowance & Bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training / progression
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Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + On Call + Over Time
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,428 to £48,514 per annum
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Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
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onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
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Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Analysys Mason
Salary: Competitive
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Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
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Salary: £21,534 per annum
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
MAG
Salary: From £34,344 to £38,856 per annum plus contributory pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Cloudsource Technologies
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