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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 185 187 207
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 65 47 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 0.76% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.41% 22.49% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 9
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
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
396 209 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.60% 3.37% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 323 170 137
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +11 19 £25,000 -58.33% 6
Gloucestershire +1 18 £30,000 +26.31% 4
Dorset +17 14 £41,250 -15.38% 4
Somerset +12 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Wiltshire -12 5 £33,750 +46.73% 5
Devon -11 2 £41,000 +127.77% 4
Cornwall -10 1 £21,500 +2.38% 3
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 111 (89.52%) Microsoft
2 74 (59.68%) Windows
3 72 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 72 (58.06%) MS Exchange
4 53 (42.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (41.94%) MS Excel
5 52 (41.94%) Hyper-V
6 44 (35.48%) VMware
7 38 (30.65%) SCCM
8 35 (28.23%) Lync
8 35 (28.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (26.61%) SharePoint
10 33 (26.61%) MS Office
10 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (25.81%) Citrix
11 32 (25.81%) TCP/IP
12 30 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 29 (23.39%) Firewall
14 28 (22.58%) DNS
15 27 (21.77%) WAN
16 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (20.97%) Migration
17 23 (18.55%) VPN
18 22 (17.74%) SAN
18 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
19 21 (16.94%) SCOM
19 21 (16.94%) DHCP
19 21 (16.94%) LAN
20 20 (16.13%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 72 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 53 (42.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (28.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 35 (28.23%) Lync
4 33 (26.61%) SharePoint
5 14 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.84%) IIS
8 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 52 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 33 (26.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.81%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.45%) SaaS
3 5 (4.03%) PaaS
3 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.23%) IaaS
5 2 (1.61%) Yammer
6 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 29 (23.39%) Firewall
3 28 (22.58%) DNS
4 27 (21.77%) WAN
5 23 (18.55%) VPN
6 22 (17.74%) SAN
7 21 (16.94%) DHCP
7 21 (16.94%) LAN
8 20 (16.13%) VoIP
9 10 (8.06%) Wireless
9 10 (8.06%) Unified Communications
10 9 (7.26%) Network Security
10 9 (7.26%) SMTP
11 7 (5.65%) NetScaler
11 7 (5.65%) VLAN
11 7 (5.65%) Internet
12 6 (4.84%) Ethernet
12 6 (4.84%) SSL
13 5 (4.03%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (4.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.81%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.81%) JIRA
1 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
1 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Advertising
3 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.61%) Back Office
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.61%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (24.19%) Consultant
2 16 (12.90%) Analyst
2 16 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) Architect
6 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (5.65%) Help Desk Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.84%) Field Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.03%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Network Support
10 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) HTML
2 3 (2.42%) CSS
2 3 (2.42%) Web Services
2 3 (2.42%) CGI
3 2 (1.61%) XML
3 2 (1.61%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) XSL
4 1 (0.81%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) WinForms
4 1 (0.81%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Clustering
2 6 (4.84%) PDA
3 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.42%) GIS
6 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.81%) iPhone
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) BYOD
7 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.81%) PKI
7 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
7 1 (0.81%) Wiki
7 1 (0.81%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 74 (59.68%) Windows
2 30 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.52%) Windows 8
4 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (13.71%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.84%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.23%) Linux
8 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.42%) Android
9 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Migration
2 20 (16.13%) ITIL
3 10 (8.06%) Project Management
3 10 (8.06%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.03%) ITSM
5 5 (4.03%) Service Management
5 5 (4.03%) CRM
5 5 (4.03%) Time Management
5 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 4 (3.23%) Memory Management
6 4 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (2.42%) Business Development
7 3 (2.42%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.42%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.42%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.71%) SQL
2 14 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.42%) VBScript
3 3 (2.42%) VB
4 2 (1.61%) C#
4 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.52%) MCSE
3 15 (12.10%) MCSA
4 12 (9.68%) MCITP
4 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 11 (8.87%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (5.65%) CCA
7 7 (5.65%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (4.84%) MCP
9 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.42%) CCNA
10 2 (1.61%) MCDST
10 2 (1.61%) Degree
11 1 (0.81%) MCTS
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 52 (41.94%) Hyper-V
3 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (9.68%) vSphere
4 12 (9.68%) XenApp
5 11 (8.87%) XenDesktop
6 10 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (7.26%) Terminal Services
7 9 (7.26%) VMware ESX
8 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.81%) XenServer
10 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 38 (30.65%) SCCM
2 21 (16.94%) SCOM
3 15 (12.10%) Backup Exec
4 10 (8.06%) SCVMM
5 8 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (5.65%) Windows Intune
7 6 (4.84%) SCSM
8 5 (4.03%) vMotion
9 2 (1.61%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 111 (89.52%) Microsoft
2 44 (35.48%) VMware
3 32 (25.81%) Citrix
4 17 (13.71%) Cisco
5 15 (12.10%) Symantec
6 9 (7.26%) Veeam
7 8 (6.45%) Websense
8 7 (5.65%) Sophos
9 6 (4.84%) Dell
10 4 (3.23%) Avaya
10 4 (3.23%) Siemens
11 3 (2.42%) Apple
11 3 (2.42%) McAfee
11 3 (2.42%) Computacenter
12 2 (1.61%) Meraki
12 2 (1.61%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.61%) SAP
13 1 (0.81%) Oracle
13 1 (0.81%) NetApp
13 1 (0.81%) EMC
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