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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 70 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 25 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.00% 0.64% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.45% 17.50% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 13
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £32,076
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -8.88%
Office 365
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
55 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.40% 3.65% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 29
Average salary £29,500 £39,225 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.79% +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Office 365
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Essex

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Office 365 Salary Histogram in Essex

Office 365
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Colchester - 10 £29,500 - 1
Brentwood - 4 £40,000 -
Chelmsford -13 1 £23,000 -20.68%
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
3 33 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 31 (56.36%) VMware
5 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (52.73%) Firewall
7 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (45.45%) Hyper-V
8 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
9 23 (41.82%) ITIL
10 21 (38.18%) SharePoint
11 20 (36.36%) Project Management
11 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (32.73%) Citrix
14 17 (30.91%) SQL
15 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (29.09%) DNS
16 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
16 15 (27.27%) MCSE
16 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
17 13 (23.64%) DHCP
17 13 (23.64%) MS Office
17 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
17 13 (23.64%) Windows 8
18 12 (21.82%) Cisco
19 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
19 11 (20.00%) Backup Exec

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 33 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (38.18%) SharePoint
3 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (14.55%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.64%) JBoss
10 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (23.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) Firewall
2 16 (29.09%) DNS
3 13 (23.64%) DHCP
3 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
4 10 (18.18%) VPN
5 9 (16.36%) WAN
6 8 (14.55%) SNMP
7 7 (12.73%) SAN
8 3 (5.45%) LAN
8 3 (5.45%) VoIP
9 1 (1.82%) ADSL
9 1 (1.82%) OSPF
9 1 (1.82%) SSL
9 1 (1.82%) VDSL
9 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Head of IT
2 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) ICT Manager
5 4 (7.27%) IT Support
5 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Field Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Blackberry
3 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (10.91%) Replication
4 6 (10.91%) BYOD
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 30 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (23.64%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.55%) Linux
6 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.45%) Android
7 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) ITIL
2 20 (36.36%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) CRM
4 8 (14.55%) Strategic Management
4 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
4 8 (14.55%) SDLC
5 6 (10.91%) High Availability
5 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.27%) Patch Management
7 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Document Management
8 3 (5.45%) Change Management
8 3 (5.45%) ERP
8 3 (5.45%) People Management
8 3 (5.45%) Change Control
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.27%) MCSE
3 8 (14.55%) Degree
4 7 (12.73%) MCSA
5 4 (7.27%) MCITP
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CEH
6 1 (1.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.73%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) XenServer
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (10.91%) SCCM
3 5 (9.09%) WSUS
3 5 (9.09%) Nagios
4 4 (7.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) VMware
2 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (32.73%) Citrix
4 12 (21.82%) Cisco
5 8 (14.55%) Veeam
6 6 (10.91%) Avaya
6 6 (10.91%) SonicWALL
7 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.27%) Apple
8 4 (7.27%) Symantec
8 4 (7.27%) Sophos
8 4 (7.27%) NetApp
9 3 (5.45%) Google
9 3 (5.45%) Dell
9 3 (5.45%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.64%) Oracle
10 2 (3.64%) HP
10 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.82%) AVG
11 1 (1.82%) Pegasus
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