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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 190 214 224
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 60 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.24% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.23% 11.57% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 2
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £19,950 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
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
312 121 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.07% 2.09% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 255 101 109
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,300 £58,000
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -7 22 £37,500 -31.81% 6
Gloucestershire +1 12 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Bristol +7 9 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Somerset - 8 £26,000 - 3
Wiltshire +6 5 £22,000 -48.23% 6
Devon -4 3 £25,000 +29.87% 2
Cornwall -15 1 £21,500 +2.38% 2
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 103 (90.35%) Microsoft
2 72 (63.16%) Windows
2 72 (63.16%) MS Exchange
3 59 (51.75%) Active Directory
4 57 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 57 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 53 (46.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 44 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 43 (37.72%) VMware
8 35 (30.70%) Lync
8 35 (30.70%) SCCM
9 33 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (25.44%) MS Office
11 29 (25.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (24.56%) TCP/IP
12 28 (24.56%) Migration
13 26 (22.81%) SharePoint
13 26 (22.81%) SCOM
14 25 (21.93%) Citrix
15 24 (21.05%) Firewall
16 23 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (18.42%) SAN
18 20 (17.54%) Windows 7
18 20 (17.54%) Windows 8
19 19 (16.67%) SCVMM
19 19 (16.67%) WAN
20 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 53 (46.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (30.70%) Lync
5 26 (22.81%) SharePoint
6 18 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (14.91%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.51%) IIS
8 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 57 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 29 (25.44%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.75%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.75%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.51%) IaaS
3 3 (2.63%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Yammer
5 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.56%) TCP/IP
2 24 (21.05%) Firewall
3 21 (18.42%) SAN
4 19 (16.67%) WAN
5 14 (12.28%) VPN
5 14 (12.28%) Wireless
6 11 (9.65%) LAN
7 10 (8.77%) DHCP
7 10 (8.77%) DNS
8 9 (7.89%) VLAN
8 9 (7.89%) Unified Communications
9 8 (7.02%) NetScaler
9 8 (7.02%) VoIP
10 5 (4.39%) Internet
10 5 (4.39%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.51%) Wireshark
11 4 (3.51%) QSIG
11 4 (3.51%) Ethernet
11 4 (3.51%) SMTP
12 2 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (1.75%) JIRA
1 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.39%) Telecoms
1 5 (4.39%) Finance
1 5 (4.39%) Advertising
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
2 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Consultant
2 18 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 14 (12.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Consultant
6 10 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (7.02%) Help Desk Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Network Support
9 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Exchange Consultant
10 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) IT Support
11 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) HTML
1 4 (3.51%) Web Services
2 3 (2.63%) CGI
2 3 (2.63%) .NET
3 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (1.75%) CSS
3 2 (1.75%) HTML5
4 1 (0.88%) XSL
4 1 (0.88%) WinForms
4 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Clustering
2 7 (6.14%) PDA
3 5 (4.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.63%) GIS
6 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.75%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.75%) PKI
6 2 (1.75%) BYOD
6 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) iSeries
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.88%) Social Network
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (63.16%) Windows
2 29 (25.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (20.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (17.54%) Windows 7
4 20 (17.54%) Windows 8
5 18 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.51%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.88%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) Migration
2 8 (7.02%) ITIL
2 8 (7.02%) Project Management
3 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.39%) Time Management
4 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.51%) Memory Management
5 4 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.51%) ITSM
5 4 (3.51%) Service Management
6 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.63%) CRM
6 3 (2.63%) Business Development
7 2 (1.75%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (1.75%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (1.75%) Network Management
7 2 (1.75%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (1.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (1.75%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.91%) SQL
2 11 (9.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.91%) Security Cleared
3 16 (14.04%) SC Cleared
4 15 (13.16%) MCSE
5 13 (11.40%) MCITP
6 11 (9.65%) MCSA
7 10 (8.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (7.02%) CCA
8 8 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (4.39%) MCP
10 3 (2.63%) MCDST
11 2 (1.75%) Degree
12 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (51.75%) Active Directory
2 57 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 33 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (11.40%) XenDesktop
5 13 (11.40%) XenApp
6 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (8.77%) VMware ESX
7 9 (7.89%) Terminal Services
8 5 (4.39%) vSphere
9 3 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (30.70%) SCCM
2 26 (22.81%) SCOM
3 19 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 16 (14.04%) Backup Exec
5 10 (8.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (7.02%) SCSM
7 6 (5.26%) Windows Intune
8 5 (4.39%) vMotion
8 5 (4.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (3.51%) SCDPM
10 3 (2.63%) SCOrch
11 2 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 103 (90.35%) Microsoft
2 43 (37.72%) VMware
3 25 (21.93%) Citrix
4 16 (14.04%) Symantec
5 10 (8.77%) Websense
5 10 (8.77%) Veeam
6 8 (7.02%) Cisco
7 6 (5.26%) Sophos
8 4 (3.51%) Siemens
9 3 (2.63%) McAfee
9 3 (2.63%) Oracle
9 3 (2.63%) Dell
9 3 (2.63%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.75%) Acronis
10 2 (1.75%) Avaya
10 2 (1.75%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.75%) Perforce
11 1 (0.88%) AppSense
11 1 (0.88%) Apple
11 1 (0.88%) IBM
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