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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 95 108 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 25 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.54% 0.58% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.94% 14.08% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 5
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
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
109 71 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.72% 4.14% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 100 51 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 11 £34,000 -
Warrington +10 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Crewe - 3 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £26,000 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £22,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 -
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (62.07%) VMware
4 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
6 15 (51.72%) SAN
6 15 (51.72%) Dell
6 15 (51.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (48.28%) CCNA
7 14 (48.28%) HP
7 14 (48.28%) Cisco
7 14 (48.28%) MCSE
8 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
8 13 (44.83%) MCITP
9 12 (41.38%) VLAN
9 12 (41.38%) NAS
9 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
9 12 (41.38%) VPN
9 12 (41.38%) DNS
9 12 (41.38%) DHCP
9 12 (41.38%) ITIL
10 11 (37.93%) MCP
10 11 (37.93%) IBM
10 11 (37.93%) Microsoft

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
2 15 (51.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (48.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Lync
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) SAN
2 13 (44.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (41.38%) VLAN
3 12 (41.38%) NAS
3 12 (41.38%) VPN
3 12 (41.38%) DNS
3 12 (41.38%) DHCP
4 11 (37.93%) ADSL
4 11 (37.93%) VDSL
5 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) IPv4
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) IT Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
3 3 (10.34%) IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (37.93%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Change Management
2 11 (37.93%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) High Availability
6 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Security Management
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (48.28%) CCNA
2 14 (48.28%) MCSE
3 13 (44.83%) MCITP
4 11 (37.93%) MCP
4 11 (37.93%) JNCIA
4 11 (37.93%) MCTS
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) MCSA
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.45%) CCNP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSD
7 1 (3.45%) CCA
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
1 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
2 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.90%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Dell
3 14 (48.28%) HP
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 11 (37.93%) IBM
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) Juniper
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) Red Gate
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