The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 179 189 219
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +30
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 76 57 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 0.97% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.97% 20.21% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 74 43 10
Average salary £30,250 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.02% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £31,175
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
Office 365
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 South West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
423 282 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.43% 4.79% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 389 235 145
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in the South West

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in the South West

Office 365
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Dorset +14 29 £30,250 -29.65% 2
Wiltshire +17 20 £39,500 +79.54% 1
Bristol +1 17 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Devon +2 7 £40,000 +90.47% 2
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 99 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 80 (66.12%) Windows
3 74 (61.16%) Active Directory
4 62 (51.24%) VMware
5 59 (48.76%) Windows Server
6 51 (42.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (38.84%) MS Exchange
8 44 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 41 (33.88%) Citrix
10 36 (29.75%) ITIL
11 33 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (25.62%) SharePoint
13 28 (23.14%) SAN
14 27 (22.31%) SQL Server
14 27 (22.31%) Hyper-V
15 26 (21.49%) SQL
16 24 (19.83%) VoIP
16 24 (19.83%) XenApp
16 24 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2010
17 22 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
17 22 (18.18%) DNS
17 22 (18.18%) Firewall
18 20 (16.53%) Wi-Fi
19 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (15.70%) MS Office
20 16 (13.22%) DHCP
20 16 (13.22%) XenDesktop
20 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2007
21 15 (12.40%) WAN
22 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 47 (38.84%) MS Exchange
2 31 (25.62%) SharePoint
3 24 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (9.92%) Lync
7 8 (6.61%) IIS
8 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.48%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.14%) SAN
2 24 (19.83%) VoIP
3 22 (18.18%) DNS
3 22 (18.18%) Firewall
4 20 (16.53%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (13.22%) DHCP
6 15 (12.40%) WAN
7 14 (11.57%) LAN
8 12 (9.92%) Skype
9 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
10 8 (6.61%) Internet
10 8 (6.61%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.31%) PBX
11 4 (3.31%) PPP
11 4 (3.31%) SSL
12 2 (1.65%) NAS
12 2 (1.65%) Wireless
12 2 (1.65%) WLAN
13 1 (0.83%) VLAN
13 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Advertising
3 5 (4.13%) Billing
4 4 (3.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (37.19%) Support Engineer
2 21 (17.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 20 (16.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 20 (16.53%) IT Engineer
4 19 (15.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 17 (14.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (13.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 16 (13.22%) IT Manager
7 15 (12.40%) IT Support
8 13 (10.74%) Administrator
8 13 (10.74%) Analyst
8 13 (10.74%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (9.92%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.96%) Desktop Support
12 6 (4.96%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (4.96%) Project Manager
12 6 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) .NET
2 4 (3.31%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Clustering
2 7 (5.79%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.96%) EqualLogic
4 5 (4.13%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.13%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.13%) Replication
5 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Handset
8 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.83%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 80 (66.12%) Windows
2 59 (48.76%) Windows Server
3 51 (42.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (15.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.26%) Windows 8
7 9 (7.44%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.48%) Android
9 3 (2.48%) Linux
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) ITIL
2 13 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (8.26%) CRM
4 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2
5 7 (5.79%) Business Continuity
5 7 (5.79%) Data Management
5 7 (5.79%) ERP
5 7 (5.79%) Project Management
6 6 (4.96%) Change Management
6 6 (4.96%) Line Management
6 6 (4.96%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.13%) Service Management
8 4 (3.31%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.31%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.31%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.31%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.31%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.31%) Server Building
8 4 (3.31%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.49%) SQL
2 11 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.31%) VB
4 1 (0.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.44%) CCNA
3 9 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.44%) Degree
3 9 (7.44%) MCSE
4 7 (5.79%) MCP
5 6 (4.96%) A+ Certification
5 6 (4.96%) CCA
5 6 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (4.96%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (4.13%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.31%) MCSA
7 4 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.48%) APMP
8 3 (2.48%) MCITP
8 3 (2.48%) MCTS
8 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.65%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 74 (61.16%) Active Directory
2 33 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (22.31%) Hyper-V
4 24 (19.83%) XenApp
5 16 (13.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.65%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) SCCM
1 10 (8.26%) ZENworks
2 5 (4.13%) SCDPM
2 5 (4.13%) SCOM
2 5 (4.13%) SCOrch
2 5 (4.13%) SCVMM
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (2.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.65%) cPanel
5 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.83%) MOM
6 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 62 (51.24%) VMware
3 41 (33.88%) Citrix
4 14 (11.57%) Symantec
5 10 (8.26%) Cisco
5 10 (8.26%) Dell
6 8 (6.61%) arcserve
7 6 (4.96%) HP
7 6 (4.96%) Veeam
8 5 (4.13%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (4.13%) Sophos
9 4 (3.31%) Apple
10 2 (1.65%) Acronis
10 2 (1.65%) Draytek
10 2 (1.65%) IBM
10 2 (1.65%) NETGEAR
10 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.83%) BMC
11 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.83%) Spiceworks
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Orchard Computer Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Devon
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Pension, Travel
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Pension,, Heatlhcare
Posted: 26 days ago