The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 65 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.34% 0.49% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.84% 14.29% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Office 365
Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.63% 3.44% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £42,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £81,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Office 365
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Watford

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in Watford

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
5 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) Cisco
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (52.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
6 9 (52.94%) MCITP
6 9 (52.94%) Project Management
6 9 (52.94%) CCNP
6 9 (52.94%) CCNA
6 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (52.94%) MCSE
6 9 (52.94%) MCSA
7 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
7 7 (41.18%) Lync
8 6 (35.29%) Yammer
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
10 2 (11.76%) Windows 7

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
1 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
4 7 (41.18%) Lync
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (35.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCITP
1 9 (52.94%) CCNP
1 9 (52.94%) CCNA
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (52.94%) MCSE
1 9 (52.94%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix