The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 72 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 0.84% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Office 365
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 4.18% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 14
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £43,500 £40,000
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 Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Staffordshire region.

Office 365 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Avaya
5 2 (28.57%) Genesys
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Websense
5 2 (28.57%) Nortel
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Tandem
1 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
1 1 (14.29%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) LANDesk
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Nortel
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 2 (28.57%) Genesys
2 2 (28.57%) Websense