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 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 188 201 207
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 51 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.56% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.33% 17.37% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 8
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -23.80%
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
356 190 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.14% 3.21% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 305 151 127
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,700 £60,000
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 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 26 May 2015.

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 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
(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
Bristol +6 16 £36,250 -39.58% 14
Dorset +8 14 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Gloucestershire -5 10 £31,500 +51.80% 2
Somerset +18 5 £26,000 -45.26% 3
Wiltshire -4 4 £33,750 -31.12% 2
Cornwall -11 1 £21,500 +2.38%
Devon -13 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 104 (92.04%) Microsoft
2 72 (63.72%) Windows
3 71 (62.83%) MS Exchange
4 62 (54.87%) Active Directory
5 54 (47.79%) Hyper-V
6 52 (46.02%) MS Excel
7 49 (43.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 46 (40.71%) VMware
9 39 (34.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 37 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (31.86%) Lync
12 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 34 (30.09%) SCCM
14 33 (29.20%) MS Office
15 31 (27.43%) Citrix
15 31 (27.43%) TCP/IP
16 27 (23.89%) Firewall
17 26 (23.01%) Migration
17 26 (23.01%) WAN
17 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
17 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
18 25 (22.12%) SharePoint
19 24 (21.24%) SCOM
20 22 (19.47%) Windows 7
21 21 (18.58%) VPN
21 21 (18.58%) SAN
22 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
23 19 (16.81%) Windows 8
23 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
24 18 (15.93%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 71 (62.83%) MS Exchange
2 49 (43.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (34.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (31.86%) Lync
5 25 (22.12%) SharePoint
6 17 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.54%) IIS
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle UPK
11 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 52 (46.02%) MS Excel
2 33 (29.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.77%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.77%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.88%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.08%) SaaS
3 6 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.54%) PaaS
4 4 (3.54%) IaaS
5 2 (1.77%) Yammer
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.43%) TCP/IP
2 27 (23.89%) Firewall
3 26 (23.01%) WAN
4 21 (18.58%) VPN
4 21 (18.58%) SAN
5 18 (15.93%) DNS
6 17 (15.04%) LAN
7 15 (13.27%) DHCP
8 14 (12.39%) Wireless
9 13 (11.50%) VoIP
10 11 (9.73%) Unified Communications
11 9 (7.96%) VLAN
12 8 (7.08%) NetScaler
13 6 (5.31%) Internet
14 5 (4.42%) SSL
14 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (4.42%) iSCSI
15 4 (3.54%) Wireshark
15 4 (3.54%) Network Security
15 4 (3.54%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.77%) JIRA
1 2 (1.77%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
1 5 (4.42%) Finance
1 5 (4.42%) Advertising
2 1 (0.88%) Marketing
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Consultant
2 19 (16.81%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 11 (9.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Consultant
5 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 8 (7.08%) Help Desk Engineer
5 8 (7.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.19%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Network Support
7 6 (5.31%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Field Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.54%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.54%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) HTML
1 4 (3.54%) Web Services
2 3 (2.65%) CGI
3 2 (1.77%) HTML5
3 2 (1.77%) .NET
3 2 (1.77%) XML
3 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.77%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) XSL
4 1 (0.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Clustering
2 7 (6.19%) PDA
3 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.65%) GIS
6 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.77%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.88%) EPoS
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.88%) CMDB
7 1 (0.88%) Social Network
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (63.72%) Windows
2 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2012
2 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (19.47%) Windows 7
4 19 (16.81%) Windows 8
4 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.01%) Migration
2 12 (10.62%) ITIL
3 10 (8.85%) Project Management
4 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.42%) Service Management
5 5 (4.42%) ITSM
5 5 (4.42%) Time Management
6 4 (3.54%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.54%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (3.54%) Memory Management
6 4 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.54%) CRM
7 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.65%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.65%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (2.65%) Business Development
8 2 (1.77%) SDLC
8 2 (1.77%) Product Management
8 2 (1.77%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.77%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.93%) SQL
2 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.16%) MCSE
3 15 (13.27%) SC Cleared
4 13 (11.50%) MCITP
5 12 (10.62%) MCSA
6 10 (8.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (7.08%) CCA
7 8 (7.08%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (5.31%) MCP
9 3 (2.65%) MCDST
10 2 (1.77%) Degree
11 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.88%) CCNA
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (54.87%) Active Directory
2 54 (47.79%) Hyper-V
3 37 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (11.50%) XenApp
4 13 (11.50%) XenDesktop
5 12 (10.62%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (8.85%) VMware ESX
7 9 (7.96%) Terminal Services
7 9 (7.96%) vSphere
8 3 (2.65%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (30.09%) SCCM
2 24 (21.24%) SCOM
3 17 (15.04%) Backup Exec
4 14 (12.39%) SCVMM
5 10 (8.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (6.19%) Windows Intune
7 6 (5.31%) SCSM
8 5 (4.42%) vMotion
9 3 (2.65%) SCDPM
9 3 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (1.77%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 104 (92.04%) Microsoft
2 46 (40.71%) VMware
3 31 (27.43%) Citrix
4 17 (15.04%) Symantec
5 10 (8.85%) Veeam
5 10 (8.85%) Websense
5 10 (8.85%) Cisco
6 7 (6.19%) Sophos
7 4 (3.54%) Siemens
7 4 (3.54%) Dell
8 3 (2.65%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.65%) McAfee
8 3 (2.65%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.77%) Meraki
9 2 (1.77%) Acronis
9 2 (1.77%) Perforce
9 2 (1.77%) Apple
9 2 (1.77%) Avaya
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle
10 1 (0.88%) NetApp
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