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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 66 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 34 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.74% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 61.82% 11.11% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -23.80%
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 63 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.44% 4.51% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 26 May 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 26 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
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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
Brentwood -7 7 £30,000 -20.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 7 - -
Colchester - 4 £45,000 -
Chelmsford 0 1 £25,000 -7.40%
Basildon -3 1 - -
Epping - 1 £40,000 -
Loughton - 1 £37,500 -
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (60.00%) VMware
3 28 (56.00%) Project Management
4 26 (52.00%) ITIL
4 26 (52.00%) Windows
5 25 (50.00%) SQL
5 25 (50.00%) Firewall
6 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
7 22 (44.00%) MCSE
7 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (42.00%) SharePoint
9 20 (40.00%) Cisco
9 20 (40.00%) Citrix
9 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (32.00%) Finance
12 15 (30.00%) Backup Exec
12 15 (30.00%) Degree
12 15 (30.00%) CRM
13 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (28.00%) Waterfall
13 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
13 14 (28.00%) Strategic Management
13 14 (28.00%) SDLC
14 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
15 12 (24.00%) Linux
15 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (24.00%) Microsoft

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (42.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (8.00%) JBoss
8 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (18.00%) WAN
2 9 (18.00%) DNS
3 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) VoIP
4 6 (12.00%) SAN
5 5 (10.00%) SNMP
5 5 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (8.00%) DHCP
7 1 (2.00%) LAN
7 1 (2.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.00%) OSPF
7 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Head of IT
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.00%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.00%) Junior
9 1 (2.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.00%) BYOD
4 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (6.00%) Replication
7 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) Android
8 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Project Management
2 26 (52.00%) ITIL
3 15 (30.00%) CRM
4 14 (28.00%) Strategic Management
4 14 (28.00%) Waterfall
4 14 (28.00%) SDLC
5 9 (18.00%) People Management
5 9 (18.00%) Change Control
5 9 (18.00%) Document Management
5 9 (18.00%) ERP
5 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (18.00%) Change Management
6 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (16.00%) High Availability
6 8 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.00%) Web Development
8 6 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) MCSE
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (30.00%) Degree
3 8 (16.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (18.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) VMware
2 20 (40.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.00%) Citrix
3 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) Avaya
5 6 (12.00%) NetApp
6 5 (10.00%) Sophos
6 5 (10.00%) WatchGuard
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 3 (6.00%) Apple
9 2 (4.00%) HP
9 2 (4.00%) Google
10 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.00%) Dell