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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 91 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 6 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.47% 1.80% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.69% 60.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 1
Average salary £31,500 £32,076 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.79% +28.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
29 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.25% 3.01% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Colchester +4 2 £55,000 +71.46%
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) VoIP
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Law
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (8.33%) Internet
9 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
9 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam