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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 192 199 214
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 35 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.23% 0.053%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.02% 10.53% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £58,750 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% +193.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,740 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +5.26%
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
184 114 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.97% 2.20% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 147 94 114
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +4 12 £47,500 - 5
Gloucestershire +3 7 £25,000 -58.33% 1
Wiltshire -3 7 £42,500 -24.44%
Devon - 4 £17,750 - 2
Bristol -4 2 £53,750 -6.52% 2
Somerset -21 2 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 51 (78.46%) Microsoft
2 43 (66.15%) Windows
3 37 (56.92%) MS Excel
4 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
5 32 (49.23%) MS Exchange
6 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (33.85%) Firewall
8 20 (30.77%) MS Office
9 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
10 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (26.15%) SharePoint
11 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (21.54%) SAN
12 14 (21.54%) Windows 8
13 12 (18.46%) HP
14 11 (16.92%) Citrix
14 11 (16.92%) Cisco
14 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
14 11 (16.92%) PKI
14 11 (16.92%) SCOrch
14 11 (16.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
14 11 (16.92%) SCCM
14 11 (16.92%) SCOM
15 10 (15.38%) SCVMM
15 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
15 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 32 (49.23%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (26.15%) SharePoint
4 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (9.23%) Lync
6 5 (7.69%) IIS
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.54%) Apache
9 1 (1.54%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 37 (56.92%) MS Excel
2 20 (30.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.08%) Sage 200
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) IaaS
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) PaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) Firewall
2 14 (21.54%) SAN
3 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (13.85%) DNS
5 8 (12.31%) DHCP
5 8 (12.31%) VPN
6 6 (9.23%) VLAN
7 4 (6.15%) IPv4
7 4 (6.15%) IPv6
8 3 (4.62%) LAN
8 3 (4.62%) WAN
8 3 (4.62%) Internet
8 3 (4.62%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) Intranet
9 2 (3.08%) VoIP
10 1 (1.54%) LDAP
10 1 (1.54%) OpenVPN
10 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (10.77%) Marketing
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Consultant
2 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Messaging Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (4.62%) PC Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) PC Support
8 3 (4.62%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
1 3 (4.62%) HTML
1 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.62%) CSS
1 3 (4.62%) jQuery
2 2 (3.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) PKI
2 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.62%) DTV
4 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) iPad
4 2 (3.08%) EPoS
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (66.15%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.54%) Windows 8
5 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.23%) Linux
8 5 (7.69%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.62%) UNIX
9 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
9 3 (4.62%) CentOS
10 2 (3.08%) Debian
10 2 (3.08%) Fedora
10 2 (3.08%) SUSE
10 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) Migration
2 9 (13.85%) ITIL
3 8 (12.31%) CRM
4 4 (6.15%) ERP
4 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.08%) Time Management
6 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.08%) DevOps
6 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.08%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.69%) Perl
2 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.15%) Ruby
3 4 (6.15%) Python
3 4 (6.15%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.77%) MCSE
2 7 (10.77%) MCSA
3 6 (9.23%) MCITP
4 4 (6.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (50.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.69%) Xen
5 1 (1.54%) NFS
5 1 (1.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) SCOrch
1 11 (16.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 11 (16.92%) SCCM
1 11 (16.92%) SCOM
2 10 (15.38%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (78.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) HP
3 11 (16.92%) Citrix
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco
4 10 (15.38%) VMware
5 7 (10.77%) Trustwave
6 5 (7.69%) Apple
7 3 (4.62%) SAP
8 2 (3.08%) Symantec
8 2 (3.08%) Sage
8 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
Devon
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Devon
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
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Dorset
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
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