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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 121 111 142
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% 0.59% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.92% 30.30% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
122 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.36% 1.95% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 107 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £22,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Warrington - 3 £42,500 -
Chester +15 2 £27,500 +44.73% 1
Macclesfield 0 1 £18,500 -11.90%
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (50.00%) Lync
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) IIS
5 6 (42.86%) SCCM
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (35.71%) MCITP
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (28.57%) MCTS
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
7 4 (28.57%) MCSE
7 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (50.00%) Lync
2 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) IT Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
2 1 (7.14%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCITP
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) MCTS
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) NETGEAR
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya
5 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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