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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 125 140
Rank change year-on-year +48 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 145 122 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.03% 1.97% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.56% 22.98% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 124 99 69
Median salary £41,250 £38,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -24.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.20%  

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 546 531 312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.40% 8.59% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 451 410 258
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 29 March 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 29 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
Birmingham +44 66 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Coventry +2 19 £30,000 -40.00% 7
Solihull -5 14 £39,250 -7.64% 3
Staffordshire +9 11 £29,500 -11.27% 3
Worcestershire -13 8 £42,250 +101.19%
West Bromwich - 7 £43,750 -
Warwickshire +27 6 £30,500 -11.59% 2
Shropshire - 4 £35,750 - 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £27,250 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £22,000 - 2
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 152 (56.51%) Microsoft
2 150 (55.76%) Windows
3 122 (45.35%) Active Directory
4 112 (41.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 86 (31.97%) Windows Server
6 81 (30.11%) SharePoint
7 76 (28.25%) VMware
8 60 (22.30%) MS Exchange
9 52 (19.33%) MS Excel
9 52 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (17.84%) Hyper-V
11 42 (15.61%) MS Office
11 42 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 40 (14.87%) CRM
14 37 (13.75%) DNS
15 36 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (13.01%) IaaS
16 35 (13.01%) Data Centre
16 35 (13.01%) Linux
17 34 (12.64%) SQL
18 32 (11.90%) Firewall
18 32 (11.90%) Cisco
18 32 (11.90%) Windows 10
19 31 (11.52%) SAN
19 31 (11.52%) SQL Server
20 29 (10.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 28 (10.41%) Security Cleared
21 28 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (10.04%) SCCM

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 81 (30.11%) SharePoint
2 60 (22.30%) MS Exchange
3 26 (9.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (6.69%) Skype for Business
6 14 (5.20%) IIS
7 10 (3.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (3.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.86%) Site Server
10 3 (1.12%) Apache
10 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.12%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.74%) Moodle
12 1 (0.37%) CMS
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.37%) SAS
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 42 (15.61%) MS Office
3 4 (1.49%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (5.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (5.20%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (5.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 112 (41.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (13.01%) IaaS
3 28 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (5.95%) PaaS
5 11 (4.09%) SaaS
6 7 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.86%) Mimecast
9 4 (1.49%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.49%) Yammer
10 3 (1.12%) G Suite
11 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.75%) DNS
2 32 (11.90%) Firewall
3 31 (11.52%) SAN
4 27 (10.04%) DHCP
5 26 (9.67%) LAN
6 25 (9.29%) Skype
6 25 (9.29%) WAN
7 16 (5.95%) NAS
8 14 (5.20%) TCP/IP
9 13 (4.83%) VLAN
10 10 (3.72%) Wireshark
11 8 (2.97%) MPLS
12 7 (2.60%) Network Security
12 7 (2.60%) VoIP
13 6 (2.23%) iSCSI
13 6 (2.23%) WLAN
14 5 (1.86%) VPN
15 4 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (1.12%) HTTP
16 3 (1.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.86%) Big Data
3 5 (1.86%) ZAP BI
4 4 (1.49%) MySQL
5 3 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Burp Suite
1 10 (3.72%) Fiddler
2 9 (3.35%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (0.74%) JIRA
6 1 (0.37%) Ant
6 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.37%) JMeter
6 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (7.43%) Finance
2 10 (3.72%) Advertising
3 8 (2.97%) Marketing
4 7 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) French Language
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) German Language
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.37%) Publishing
6 1 (0.37%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 33 (12.27%) Support Engineer
2 26 (9.67%) Analyst
3 24 (8.92%) Consultant
4 21 (7.81%) Architect
5 20 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 20 (7.43%) IT Engineer
5 20 (7.43%) IT Manager
6 19 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 19 (7.06%) IT Support
7 18 (6.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (6.32%) Project Manager
9 14 (5.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (5.20%) Information Manager
10 11 (4.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.72%) Administrator
11 10 (3.72%) Developer
11 10 (3.72%) Security Analyst
11 10 (3.72%) Senior Manager
11 10 (3.72%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.29%) .NET
2 16 (5.95%) ASP.NET
3 13 (4.83%) SOAP
4 12 (4.46%) HTML
5 10 (3.72%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.35%) REST
7 5 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.49%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (1.49%) CSS
8 4 (1.49%) NHibernate
8 4 (1.49%) Spring.NET
9 2 (0.74%) HTML5
9 2 (0.74%) Web Services
9 2 (0.74%) XML
9 2 (0.74%) XSLT
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (0.37%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.01%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.32%) Management Information System
2 17 (6.32%) Public Cloud
3 14 (5.20%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (3.35%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.97%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.97%) User Experience
6 7 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.23%) Clustering
7 6 (2.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.49%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.12%) Fintech
10 2 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.37%) Photography
11 1 (0.37%) PKI
11 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 150 (55.76%) Windows
2 86 (31.97%) Windows Server
3 52 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (13.01%) Linux
6 32 (11.90%) Windows 10
7 20 (7.43%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.97%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.23%) Windows Vista
10 6 (2.23%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.86%) VyOS
12 3 (1.12%) Unix
13 2 (0.74%) Android
13 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.87%) CRM
2 27 (10.04%) ITIL
3 25 (9.29%) Migration
4 23 (8.55%) Presales
5 21 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (7.43%) Data Protection
6 20 (7.43%) ERP
7 18 (6.69%) Information Security
7 18 (6.69%) Security Monitoring
8 17 (6.32%) SIEM
9 15 (5.58%) IT Governance
9 15 (5.58%) Project Management
9 15 (5.58%) Risk Management
9 15 (5.58%) Service Delivery
9 15 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (5.20%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.20%) Information Security Management
10 14 (5.20%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (5.20%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.64%) SQL
2 23 (8.55%) PowerShell
3 21 (7.81%) C#
4 16 (5.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.12%) C
6 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.41%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.67%) SC Cleared
4 24 (8.92%) MCSE
5 21 (7.81%) CEH
5 21 (7.81%) CISM
5 21 (7.81%) CISSP
6 14 (5.20%) CISMP
6 14 (5.20%) CRISC
7 13 (4.83%) MCSA
8 11 (4.09%) Degree
8 11 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.60%) GIAC
9 7 (2.60%) OSCP
10 5 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.86%) MCITP
10 5 (1.86%) MCP
11 3 (1.12%) DBS Check
11 3 (1.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (9.29%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.20%) Cyber Essentials
3 14 (5.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 14 (5.20%) GPG13
3 14 (5.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 14 (5.20%) RMADS
4 8 (2.97%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) BS25999
5 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 122 (45.35%) Active Directory
2 48 (17.84%) Hyper-V
3 41 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.35%) Docker
5 7 (2.60%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.23%) vSphere
7 5 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.49%) XenApp
9 3 (1.12%) vCloud
9 3 (1.12%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.12%) XenServer
10 2 (0.74%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (10.04%) SCCM
2 18 (6.69%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (6.69%) Puppet
3 10 (3.72%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.72%) SCOM
4 7 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.74%) Nagios
5 2 (0.74%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 152 (56.51%) Microsoft
2 76 (28.25%) VMware
3 32 (11.90%) Cisco
4 27 (10.04%) Citrix
5 16 (5.95%) HP
6 15 (5.58%) ServiceNow
7 12 (4.46%) NetApp
8 8 (2.97%) Veeam
9 7 (2.60%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.60%) Symantec
10 6 (2.23%) Intel Security
10 6 (2.23%) Sage
10 6 (2.23%) SAP
10 6 (2.23%) Sophos
10 6 (2.23%) WatchGuard
11 5 (1.86%) Kaspersky
11 5 (1.86%) Proofpoint
11 5 (1.86%) SonicWALL
11 5 (1.86%) Vyatta
11 5 (1.86%) Webroot
Herefordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £22854 - £33515 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum, Benefits extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Brierley Hill
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago