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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 98 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 22 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.28% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.36% 11.94% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 5
Average salary £27,000 £25,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -20.00%
Office 365
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
103 67 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.01% 3.69% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 88 54 27
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Office 365
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 £46,000 -
Chester - 3 £27,000 -
Crewe - 2 £37,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £27,250 - 2
Runcorn -8 1 £45,000 +136.84% 2
Wilmslow - 1 £26,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £26,500 -
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
3 25 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 24 (53.33%) MS Exchange
5 21 (46.67%) ITIL
5 21 (46.67%) Hyper-V
6 20 (44.44%) VMware
7 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (33.33%) CCNA
9 15 (33.33%) SAN
9 15 (33.33%) Dell
9 15 (33.33%) MCSE
9 15 (33.33%) Cisco
9 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (31.11%) HP
11 13 (28.89%) Citrix
11 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
11 13 (28.89%) MCITP
12 12 (26.67%) VLAN
12 12 (26.67%) SCCM
12 12 (26.67%) VPN
12 12 (26.67%) DNS
12 12 (26.67%) DHCP
12 12 (26.67%) NAS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 24 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) SAN
2 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.67%) VPN
3 12 (26.67%) DNS
3 12 (26.67%) DHCP
3 12 (26.67%) VLAN
3 12 (26.67%) NAS
4 11 (24.44%) VDSL
4 11 (24.44%) ADSL
5 6 (13.33%) Firewall
6 4 (8.89%) Intranet
6 4 (8.89%) Internet
7 2 (4.44%) VoIP
8 1 (2.22%) WAN
8 1 (2.22%) LAN
8 1 (2.22%) IPv4
8 1 (2.22%) MPLS
8 1 (2.22%) DSL
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) IT Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support
7 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) XML
1 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.89%) jQuery
2 4 (8.89%) CAML
2 4 (8.89%) REST
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) XSLT
2 4 (8.89%) Ajax
2 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (24.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 11 (24.44%) Mobile Device Management
3 11 (24.44%) Change Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Content Management
4 4 (8.89%) Release Management
4 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (8.89%) SDLC
5 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Scrum
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Security Management
6 1 (2.22%) CRM
6 1 (2.22%) ETL
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (33.33%) CCNA
3 15 (33.33%) MCSE
4 13 (28.89%) MCITP
5 11 (24.44%) MCTS
5 11 (24.44%) JNCIA
5 11 (24.44%) MCP
6 7 (15.56%) MCDST
7 4 (8.89%) Degree
7 4 (8.89%) MCSA
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.22%) CCA
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CCNP
9 1 (2.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 21 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (44.44%) VMware
3 15 (33.33%) Cisco
3 15 (33.33%) Dell
4 14 (31.11%) HP
5 13 (28.89%) Citrix
6 11 (24.44%) Juniper
6 11 (24.44%) IBM
7 9 (20.00%) AppSense
8 2 (4.44%) McAfee
9 1 (2.22%) Mitel
9 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.22%) Red Gate
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Including Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Including Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Runcorn
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago