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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 107 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 16 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.91% 0.76% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.53% 18.57% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 5
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
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 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.85% 4.11% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 88 51 31
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £25,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 July 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 July 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 £34,000 -
Crewe - 3 £40,000 - 2
Runcorn -8 1 £45,000 +136.84%
Wilmslow - 1 £26,000 -
Chester - 1 £27,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £28,000 -
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (58.82%) Hyper-V
5 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (55.88%) VMware
5 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (44.12%) CCNA
8 15 (44.12%) MCSE
8 15 (44.12%) ITIL
8 15 (44.12%) Dell
8 15 (44.12%) SAN
8 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (41.18%) HP
9 14 (41.18%) Cisco
10 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
10 13 (38.24%) MCITP
11 12 (35.29%) VLAN
11 12 (35.29%) NAS
11 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
11 12 (35.29%) VPN
11 12 (35.29%) DNS
11 12 (35.29%) DHCP
11 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
12 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Lync
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) SAN
2 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
3 12 (35.29%) VPN
3 12 (35.29%) DNS
3 12 (35.29%) DHCP
3 12 (35.29%) VLAN
3 12 (35.29%) NAS
4 11 (32.35%) VDSL
4 11 (32.35%) ADSL
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.94%) IPv4
6 1 (2.94%) Intranet
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) IT Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) IT Support
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) IT Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) XML
1 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) CAML
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) XSLT
2 1 (2.94%) Ajax
2 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
3 11 (32.35%) Change Management
3 11 (32.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Security Management
6 1 (2.94%) ETL
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (44.12%) CCNA
3 15 (44.12%) MCSE
4 13 (38.24%) MCITP
5 11 (32.35%) MCTS
5 11 (32.35%) JNCIA
5 11 (32.35%) MCP
6 4 (11.76%) MCSA
6 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 3 (8.82%) MCDST
8 1 (2.94%) CCNP
8 1 (2.94%) MCSD
8 1 (2.94%) CCA
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (58.82%) Hyper-V
3 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) VMware
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Dell
3 14 (41.18%) HP
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) IBM
4 11 (32.35%) Juniper
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) AppSense
7 2 (5.88%) McAfee
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) Red Gate
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandbach
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 25 days ago