The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 51 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 0.86% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.34% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £36,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Office 365
Leicestershire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
29 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.14% 1.72% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 3
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Office 365
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Leicester

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix