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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 180 207 222
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 60 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.21% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.64% 10.89% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 2
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
265 101 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.42% 1.91% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 211 83 99
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Dorset -15 19 £40,000 -21.95% 6
Gloucestershire +10 13 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Bristol +4 9 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Wiltshire - 8 £22,000 -
Somerset - 6 £26,000 - 3
Devon +4 5 £21,000 +9.09% 3
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 95 (89.62%) Microsoft
2 70 (66.04%) MS Exchange
3 68 (64.15%) Windows
4 55 (51.89%) Hyper-V
5 54 (50.94%) MS Excel
5 54 (50.94%) Active Directory
6 52 (49.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 43 (40.57%) VMware
8 42 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 34 (32.08%) SCCM
9 34 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (31.13%) Lync
11 32 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (27.36%) MS Office
13 28 (26.42%) TCP/IP
13 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (25.47%) SCOM
15 25 (23.58%) Citrix
15 25 (23.58%) Firewall
16 22 (20.75%) Migration
17 21 (19.81%) Windows 8
18 20 (18.87%) SCVMM
18 20 (18.87%) Windows 7
18 20 (18.87%) SAN
18 20 (18.87%) SharePoint
19 18 (16.98%) WAN
19 18 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2007
20 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (16.04%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 70 (66.04%) MS Exchange
2 52 (49.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (31.13%) Lync
5 20 (18.87%) SharePoint
6 18 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.83%) IIS
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle UPK
9 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 54 (50.94%) MS Excel
2 29 (27.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.89%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.94%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.83%) SaaS
2 3 (2.83%) IaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Yammer
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.42%) TCP/IP
2 25 (23.58%) Firewall
3 20 (18.87%) SAN
4 18 (16.98%) WAN
5 14 (13.21%) VPN
5 14 (13.21%) Wireless
6 10 (9.43%) LAN
7 9 (8.49%) DHCP
7 9 (8.49%) VLAN
7 9 (8.49%) DNS
8 8 (7.55%) Unified Communications
8 8 (7.55%) NetScaler
9 6 (5.66%) VoIP
10 5 (4.72%) Internet
10 5 (4.72%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.77%) QSIG
11 4 (3.77%) Wireshark
11 4 (3.77%) Ethernet
11 4 (3.77%) SMTP
12 2 (1.89%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (1.89%) JIRA
1 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Advertising
3 1 (0.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.30%) Consultant
2 18 (16.98%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Consultant
5 9 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 8 (7.55%) Help Desk Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.66%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Network Support
7 6 (5.66%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Exchange Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) IT Support
9 4 (3.77%) Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (2.83%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) HTML
1 3 (2.83%) CGI
2 2 (1.89%) Web Services
2 2 (1.89%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.94%) COM
3 1 (0.94%) CSS
3 1 (0.94%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) WinForms
3 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Clustering
2 7 (6.60%) PDA
3 4 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.83%) GIS
4 3 (2.83%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.89%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.94%) EPoS
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) iSeries
6 1 (0.94%) Social Media
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 68 (64.15%) Windows
2 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (19.81%) Windows 8
4 20 (18.87%) Windows 7
5 17 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (16.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.72%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) Migration
2 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.66%) ITIL
4 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.77%) Memory Management
5 4 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (3.77%) Time Management
6 3 (2.83%) Business Development
6 3 (2.83%) Service Management
6 3 (2.83%) ITSM
7 2 (1.89%) Data Security
7 2 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.89%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.89%) Project Management
7 2 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (1.89%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (1.89%) Validation
7 2 (1.89%) Product Management
7 2 (1.89%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.94%) C#
3 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
3 14 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.21%) MCSE
4 12 (11.32%) MCITP
5 10 (9.43%) MCSA
6 9 (8.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (7.55%) CCA
7 8 (7.55%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (4.72%) MCP
9 3 (2.83%) MCDST
10 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.89%) CCNA
10 2 (1.89%) Degree
11 1 (0.94%) CCENT
11 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (51.89%) Hyper-V
2 54 (50.94%) Active Directory
3 34 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (13.21%) XenApp
4 14 (13.21%) XenDesktop
4 14 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (8.49%) Terminal Services
6 9 (8.49%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.72%) vSphere
8 4 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.89%) XenServer
10 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 34 (32.08%) SCCM
2 27 (25.47%) SCOM
3 20 (18.87%) SCVMM
4 15 (14.15%) Backup Exec
5 10 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (7.55%) SCSM
7 6 (5.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (4.72%) vMotion
8 5 (4.72%) Windows Intune
9 4 (3.77%) SCDPM
9 4 (3.77%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 95 (89.62%) Microsoft
2 43 (40.57%) VMware
3 25 (23.58%) Citrix
4 15 (14.15%) Symantec
5 10 (9.43%) Websense
5 10 (9.43%) Veeam
6 8 (7.55%) Cisco
7 5 (4.72%) Sophos
8 4 (3.77%) Siemens
8 4 (3.77%) Dell
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle
9 3 (2.83%) McAfee
9 3 (2.83%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.89%) Acronis
10 2 (1.89%) Perforce
10 2 (1.89%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.89%) Avaya
11 1 (0.94%) NetApp
11 1 (0.94%) EMC
11 1 (0.94%) IBM
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