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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 114 108 138
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.38% 0.093%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.52% 17.14% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £25,000 £18,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -69.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,655 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -
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
62 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.23% 2.20% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 29 25
Average salary £51,250 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.86% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £18,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 4 £25,000 -
Runcorn - 2 £30,750 -
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Lync
4 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) MCITP
6 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) Avaya
7 4 (21.05%) CCA
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) Web Design
7 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) SAP
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Android

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (42.11%) Lync
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
3 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Support Technician
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Sales Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Sales Executive
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) WPF
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Web Design
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Business Development
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) MCITP
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCA
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee