Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 140 265
Rank change year-on-year +52 +125 +5
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 380 247 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.70% 2.26% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.46% 19.39% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 311 230 92
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,250 £40,000 £49,975
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 South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1857 1274 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.09% 11.65% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1083 732
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +16.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £72,500
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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Job Locations in the South 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 South West 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
Bristol +53 100 £35,000 +3.70% 17
Gloucestershire +67 63 £37,000 +5.71% 6
Somerset +18 63 £32,500 +12.07% 5
Dorset +12 59 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Wiltshire -26 45 £27,500 -12.70% 1
Devon +40 25 £25,000 -4.76% 3
Cornwall -10 16 £22,500 -38.57% 1
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 South West region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 271 (71.32%) Windows
2 245 (64.47%) Microsoft
3 202 (53.16%) Active Directory
4 171 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 152 (40.00%) VMware
6 107 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 103 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 98 (25.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 94 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (24.74%) ITIL
10 91 (23.95%) Microsoft Office
11 90 (23.68%) MS Exchange
12 89 (23.42%) Firewall
13 84 (22.11%) Hyper-V
13 84 (22.11%) Windows 10
14 77 (20.26%) Windows 7
14 77 (20.26%) SharePoint
14 77 (20.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 58 (15.26%) SQL Server
16 56 (14.74%) SCCM
17 54 (14.21%) SAN
18 50 (13.16%) Degree
19 49 (12.89%) Windows 8
19 49 (12.89%) DNS
20 48 (12.63%) DHCP
20 48 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
21 45 (11.84%) Service Management
22 44 (11.58%) Citrix
23 43 (11.32%) Cisco
23 43 (11.32%) MCSE

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 90 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 77 (20.26%) SharePoint
3 40 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (9.74%) Skype for Business
5 35 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.32%) SAS
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.79%) CMS
10 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.53%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.53%) Kentico
11 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 91 (23.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 103 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.58%) PaaS
3 6 (1.58%) SaaS
4 4 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.05%) IaaS
4 4 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (1.05%) OneDrive
4 4 (1.05%) SoftLayer
5 3 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.53%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 89 (23.42%) Firewall
2 54 (14.21%) SAN
3 49 (12.89%) DNS
4 48 (12.63%) DHCP
5 36 (9.47%) TCP/IP
6 31 (8.16%) VPN
7 30 (7.89%) Skype
8 23 (6.05%) LAN
8 23 (6.05%) VoIP
9 22 (5.79%) WAN
10 18 (4.74%) Network Security
11 17 (4.47%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (4.21%) Remote Desktop
12 16 (4.21%) Wireless
13 12 (3.16%) Intranet
14 11 (2.89%) IPsec
15 10 (2.63%) VLAN
16 9 (2.37%) PBX
16 9 (2.37%) SSL
17 8 (2.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.05%) GIS
6 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.53%) Power BI
9 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.26%) Redis
9 1 (0.26%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Subversion
1 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.26%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (0.26%) OllyDbg
3 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.26%) WinDbg
General
1 31 (8.16%) Finance
2 23 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.53%) Advertising
4 16 (4.21%) Marketing
5 9 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.11%) Publishing
7 7 (1.84%) Retail
8 5 (1.32%) Electronics
8 5 (1.32%) Legal
9 4 (1.05%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 109 (28.68%) Support Engineer
2 53 (13.95%) Analyst
3 52 (13.68%) IT Engineer
4 45 (11.84%) IT Support
5 44 (11.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 42 (11.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 37 (9.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 37 (9.74%) Support Analyst
8 36 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 35 (9.21%) IT Support Engineer
10 32 (8.42%) Consultant
11 29 (7.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 27 (7.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 27 (7.11%) Desktop Support
13 20 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (4.47%) IT Manager
14 17 (4.47%) Project Manager
14 17 (4.47%) SharePoint Consultant
15 16 (4.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.63%) Web Services
2 15 (3.95%) .NET
3 12 (3.16%) HTML
4 9 (2.37%) CSS
4 9 (2.37%) jQuery
5 7 (1.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (1.58%) Software Packaging
7 5 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.05%) Ajax
8 4 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.05%) SOAP
9 3 (0.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.79%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.79%) HTML5
9 3 (0.79%) REST
9 3 (0.79%) RESTful
10 2 (0.53%) CSS3
10 2 (0.53%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (0.53%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.53%) Driving Licence
3 18 (4.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 16 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.58%) PKI
7 6 (1.58%) User Experience
8 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.32%) Life Science
8 5 (1.32%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (1.05%) CCTV
9 4 (1.05%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.79%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.79%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.79%) Replication
10 3 (0.79%) Social Media
11 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 271 (71.32%) Windows
2 171 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 107 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 94 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (22.11%) Windows 10
6 77 (20.26%) Windows 7
7 49 (12.89%) Windows 8
8 25 (6.58%) Mac OS X
9 17 (4.47%) Apple iOS
10 15 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (3.42%) Linux
12 11 (2.89%) Android
12 11 (2.89%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (1.32%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.32%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.53%) Unix
15 1 (0.26%) HPUX
15 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (24.74%) ITIL
2 45 (11.84%) Service Management
3 38 (10.00%) ITSM
4 36 (9.47%) Service Delivery
5 32 (8.42%) CRM
6 31 (8.16%) ITIL V3
6 31 (8.16%) Problem Management
7 27 (7.11%) Project Management
8 25 (6.58%) Migration
9 24 (6.32%) Proactive Management
9 24 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (6.05%) Change Management
11 22 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (5.53%) Data Loss Prevention
12 21 (5.53%) Presales
13 20 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
14 17 (4.47%) Customer Requirements
15 15 (3.95%) Mentoring
15 15 (3.95%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.26%) PowerShell
2 37 (9.74%) SQL
3 14 (3.68%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.16%) C#
5 10 (2.63%) C
6 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.26%) BeanShell
7 1 (0.26%) C++
7 1 (0.26%) Java
7 1 (0.26%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) VB
7 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (20.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (13.16%) Degree
3 43 (11.32%) MCSE
4 37 (9.74%) Security Cleared
5 30 (7.89%) MCP
6 29 (7.63%) MCSA
7 20 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (4.74%) CCNA
9 14 (3.68%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.37%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.11%) CCEA
12 7 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.58%) CCA
13 6 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.58%) MCITP
14 4 (1.05%) A+ Certification
14 4 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
15 3 (0.79%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.58%) SLA
2 6 (1.58%) QA
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 202 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 98 (25.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (22.11%) Hyper-V
4 37 (9.74%) vSphere
5 21 (5.53%) BitLocker
5 21 (5.53%) XenApp
5 21 (5.53%) XenDesktop
6 19 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.05%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.26%) Snort
9 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (14.74%) SCCM
2 25 (6.58%) SCOM
3 18 (4.74%) SCVMM
4 16 (4.21%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (3.42%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (1.58%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.79%) SCSM
9 2 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.53%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.53%) WSUS
10 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 245 (64.47%) Microsoft
2 152 (40.00%) VMware
3 44 (11.58%) Citrix
4 43 (11.32%) Cisco
5 38 (10.00%) HP
6 35 (9.21%) Apple
7 20 (5.26%) Dell
8 16 (4.21%) McAfee
9 10 (2.63%) Nintex
10 9 (2.37%) ServiceNow
10 9 (2.37%) Veeam
11 8 (2.11%) 3PAR
11 8 (2.11%) EqualLogic
11 8 (2.11%) IBM
11 8 (2.11%) WatchGuard
12 7 (1.84%) Avaya
13 6 (1.58%) SAP
14 5 (1.32%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (1.32%) Xerox
15 4 (1.05%) AVG