The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 26 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.73% 0.67% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 50.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Office 365
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Cloud Services Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.91% 1.33% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% +10.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Office 365
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Bolton

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
3 9 (81.82%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) ISDN
6 1 (9.09%) PSTN
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) WLAN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) VPLS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ISDN
1 1 (9.09%) PSTN
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) WLAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) VPLS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco