The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 161 156 152
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 25 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.076% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.86% 6.25% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 9
Average salary £39,000 £25,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -6.31%
Office 365
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.13% 1.21% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 28 63
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Office 365
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Leeds

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
2 40 (83.33%) Windows
3 31 (64.58%) Active Directory
4 27 (56.25%) MS Excel
5 26 (54.17%) Citrix
6 24 (50.00%) VMware
6 24 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 21 (43.75%) MS Exchange
8 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 16 (33.33%) Lync
10 14 (29.17%) Windows 8
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (27.08%) Unified Communications
11 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
11 13 (27.08%) MCSE
12 11 (22.92%) MCITP
12 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (22.92%) MS Office
13 10 (20.83%) SQL
13 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
13 10 (20.83%) XenApp
14 9 (18.75%) Linux
14 9 (18.75%) VPN
14 9 (18.75%) SAN
14 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (16.67%) Veeam

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 16 (33.33%) Lync
3 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
5 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (8.33%) IIS
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (2.08%) Site Server
9 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Unified Communications
2 9 (18.75%) VPN
2 9 (18.75%) SAN
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (8.33%) PBX
5 3 (6.25%) Internet
5 3 (6.25%) Wireless
6 2 (4.17%) NAS
6 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.08%) VoIP
7 1 (2.08%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
1 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) IT Support
4 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) CSS
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) Ajax
2 1 (2.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.17%) Windows 8
3 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (18.75%) Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.50%) Migration
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
4 4 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 4 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (2.08%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.08%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.08%) OO
7 1 (2.08%) Scrum
7 1 (2.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
1 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (27.08%) MCSE
3 11 (22.92%) MCITP
4 6 (12.50%) MCTS
5 5 (10.42%) MCSA
6 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) CCIA
8 1 (2.08%) CCA
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.08%) MCP
8 1 (2.08%) MCAD
8 1 (2.08%) MCSD
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) Active Directory
2 24 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.83%) XenApp
4 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) XenServer
7 1 (2.08%) Xen
7 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.08%) vSphere
7 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 7 (14.58%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 3 (6.25%) SCVMM
3 3 (6.25%) SCDPM
3 3 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
2 26 (54.17%) Citrix
3 24 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Veeam
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL