The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 122 143
Rank change year-on-year +40 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 162 122 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.15% 1.98% 1.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.01% 22.89% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 147 82 66
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,875
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £64,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.66% -  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 771 533 333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.01% 8.64% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 660 410
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the West Midlands

Office 365
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the West Midlands

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the West Midlands

Office 365
Job Locations in the West 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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham +39 86 £42,500 -10.52% 10
Staffordshire +24 18 £27,500 +57.14% 1
Solihull +6 12 £29,000 - 1
Coventry -24 9 £43,875 -12.25% 3
Warwickshire +13 8 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Shropshire +9 8 £69,713 +10.11% 4
Wolverhampton +11 6 £36,500 +58.69% 1
Worcestershire -7 4 £37,500 +78.57% 1
Walsall +9 3 £36,500 -18.88%
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £17,000 -35.84% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £30,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 - - 1
Office 365
England

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

1 184 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 164 (53.25%) Windows
3 136 (44.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 131 (42.53%) Active Directory
5 104 (33.77%) SharePoint
6 87 (28.25%) VMware
7 86 (27.92%) Windows Server
8 61 (19.81%) MS Exchange
9 57 (18.51%) Microsoft Office
9 57 (18.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (17.21%) Hyper-V
11 52 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 44 (14.29%) SCCM
13 43 (13.96%) ITIL
14 41 (13.31%) SQL
14 41 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (12.34%) Citrix
15 38 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 38 (12.34%) Firewall
16 37 (12.01%) Cisco
16 37 (12.01%) SAN
16 37 (12.01%) DNS
17 36 (11.69%) LAN
18 35 (11.36%) WAN
19 34 (11.04%) SaaS
20 32 (10.39%) Windows 7
20 32 (10.39%) PowerShell
20 32 (10.39%) Windows 10
21 31 (10.06%) Skype
22 29 (9.42%) DHCP

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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
1 104 (33.77%) SharePoint
2 61 (19.81%) MS Exchange
3 22 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 15 (4.87%) IIS
5 8 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.30%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.65%) CMS
10 1 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.32%) SAS
10 1 (0.32%) Site Server
Applications
1 57 (18.51%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.30%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 136 (44.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (11.04%) SaaS
3 28 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (8.12%) IaaS
5 18 (5.84%) PaaS
6 14 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (2.27%) Yammer
8 5 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.30%) G Suite
9 4 (1.30%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.34%) Firewall
2 37 (12.01%) DNS
2 37 (12.01%) SAN
3 36 (11.69%) LAN
4 35 (11.36%) WAN
5 31 (10.06%) Skype
6 29 (9.42%) DHCP
7 21 (6.82%) TCP/IP
8 17 (5.52%) VPN
9 14 (4.55%) VLAN
10 12 (3.90%) NAS
10 12 (3.90%) WLAN
11 10 (3.25%) MPLS
12 8 (2.60%) PBX
12 8 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (2.60%) Wireshark
13 7 (2.27%) Wireless
14 5 (1.62%) BGP
14 5 (1.62%) ICMP
14 5 (1.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.30%) Big Data
3 4 (1.30%) ZAP BI
4 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.65%) MySQL
5 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Burp Suite
1 8 (2.60%) Fiddler
2 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.65%) JIRA
3 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Ant
4 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.32%) JMeter
4 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.32%) Selenium
4 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (8.12%) Finance
2 14 (4.55%) Advertising
3 7 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.27%) Marketing
4 4 (1.30%) French Language
4 4 (1.30%) German Language
4 4 (1.30%) Polish Language
4 4 (1.30%) Retail
4 4 (1.30%) Russian Language
4 4 (1.30%) Spanish Language
5 3 (0.97%) Publishing
6 2 (0.65%) Law
6 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (12.99%) Analyst
2 37 (12.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (10.71%) Architect
4 32 (10.39%) Consultant
4 32 (10.39%) IT Support
5 28 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 26 (8.44%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (7.79%) Project Manager
8 20 (6.49%) IT Engineer
9 19 (6.17%) Cloud Architect
9 19 (6.17%) IT Manager
10 16 (5.19%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (3.90%) Administrator
14 11 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (3.57%) Office 365 Engineer
14 11 (3.57%) Support Analyst
14 11 (3.57%) Training Manager
15 10 (3.25%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.49%) .NET
2 9 (2.92%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.60%) .NET Framework
4 6 (1.95%) JSON
4 6 (1.95%) REST
4 6 (1.95%) SOAP
4 6 (1.95%) WAP
5 5 (1.62%) HTML
6 4 (1.30%) CSS
7 3 (0.97%) Web Services
8 2 (0.65%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.65%) Node.js
8 2 (0.65%) WCF
9 1 (0.32%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.32%) J2EE
9 1 (0.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.92%) Driving Licence
3 9 (2.92%) Public Cloud
4 6 (1.95%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.95%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.95%) PKI
5 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.30%) Clustering
7 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) User Experience
9 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.32%) Fintech
9 1 (0.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 164 (53.25%) Windows
2 86 (27.92%) Windows Server
3 57 (18.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (10.39%) Windows 10
5 32 (10.39%) Windows 7
6 21 (6.82%) Linux
7 15 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (4.22%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.57%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.25%) Android
10 10 (3.25%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.62%) VyOS
11 5 (1.62%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.30%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.97%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.96%) ITIL
2 25 (8.12%) CRM
3 23 (7.47%) Presales
4 19 (6.17%) Project Management
5 18 (5.84%) Change Management
5 18 (5.84%) Migration
5 18 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (5.19%) SIEM
8 15 (4.87%) Service Delivery
9 14 (4.55%) Change Control
9 14 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.22%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.22%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (3.90%) Test Automation
12 11 (3.57%) Information Security
12 11 (3.57%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.57%) Security Testing
13 10 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.31%) SQL
2 32 (10.39%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.87%) C#
4 12 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.97%) Java
6 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.32%) C
7 1 (0.32%) Perl
7 1 (0.32%) Python
7 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (12.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (7.79%) MCSE
3 14 (4.55%) Degree
4 12 (3.90%) MCSA
5 10 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (2.60%) MCP
7 7 (2.27%) MCITP
8 5 (1.62%) CCIE
8 5 (1.62%) CEH
8 5 (1.62%) CISM
8 5 (1.62%) CISSP
8 5 (1.62%) DBS Check
8 5 (1.62%) GIAC
8 5 (1.62%) OSCP
9 4 (1.30%) CCNA
9 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.30%) PMP
9 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (5.52%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.25%) SLA
4 3 (0.97%) COBIT
4 3 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.97%) GDPR
5 2 (0.65%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.65%) PMO
6 1 (0.32%) BS25999
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 131 (42.53%) Active Directory
2 53 (17.21%) Hyper-V
3 41 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.95%) Docker
4 6 (1.95%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.95%) XenApp
5 5 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.62%) vSphere
5 5 (1.62%) XenServer
6 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.97%) vCloud
8 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 44 (14.29%) SCCM
2 12 (3.90%) Backup Exec
2 12 (3.90%) SCOM
3 6 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.95%) Puppet
4 4 (1.30%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.30%) WSUS
5 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (0.97%) Nagios
5 3 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.65%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.32%) Kibana
7 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 184 (59.74%) Microsoft
2 87 (28.25%) VMware
3 38 (12.34%) Citrix
4 37 (12.01%) Cisco
5 17 (5.52%) NetApp
6 16 (5.19%) HP
7 10 (3.25%) Veeam
8 8 (2.60%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.27%) Symantec
10 5 (1.62%) Lotus
10 5 (1.62%) Vyatta
11 4 (1.30%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (1.30%) CommVault
11 4 (1.30%) Google
11 4 (1.30%) IBM
11 4 (1.30%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (1.30%) SAP
11 4 (1.30%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.97%) Dell
12 3 (0.97%) Fortinet
Leamington Spa
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £1 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Herefordshire Housing Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Herefordshire Housing Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 9 days ago
Herefordshire
Herefordshire Housing Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , good benefits inc. share scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Ei Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: £40,961 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago