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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 138 146 182
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +36
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 75 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.46% 0.83% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.85% 30.08% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 34 12
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,250 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,250 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -20.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
260 123 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.07% 2.76% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 219 105 134
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Office 365
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Office 365 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Office 365
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Birmingham +16 50 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Wolverhampton +9 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Coventry -16 7 £53,750 +48.27% 4
Worcestershire -1 5 £36,000 -20.00%
Shropshire -9 4 £35,913 +43.65% 4
Staffordshire -4 2 £23,750 -36.66%
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Walsall - 1 £50,000 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 112 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 93 (59.62%) Windows
3 85 (54.49%) SharePoint
4 57 (36.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 56 (35.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 54 (34.62%) MS Exchange
6 54 (34.62%) .NET
7 52 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 52 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (32.05%) SQL Server
8 50 (32.05%) VMware
9 45 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
10 43 (27.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 42 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (26.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 39 (25.00%) Migration
13 39 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 37 (23.72%) Security Cleared
15 37 (23.72%) HTML
16 36 (23.08%) CSS
17 33 (21.15%) SC Cleared
17 33 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (20.51%) CRM
19 30 (19.23%) MS Excel
19 30 (19.23%) IIS
19 30 (19.23%) SQL
19 30 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
19 30 (19.23%) Hyper-V
19 30 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 85 (54.49%) SharePoint
2 57 (36.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 56 (35.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 54 (34.62%) MS Exchange
5 43 (27.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 41 (26.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (19.23%) IIS
8 23 (14.74%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (14.10%) Lync
10 16 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.46%) MS Office
3 13 (8.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 45 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) Yammer
3 2 (1.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.74%) LAN
2 21 (13.46%) DNS
3 20 (12.82%) DHCP
4 13 (8.33%) WAN
5 12 (7.69%) SAN
6 11 (7.05%) Wireless
7 8 (5.13%) Unified Communications
8 6 (3.85%) Firewall
9 4 (2.56%) Internet
10 3 (1.92%) NetScreen
10 3 (1.92%) SMTP
10 3 (1.92%) VoIP
10 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.28%) VPN
11 2 (1.28%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.28%) VLAN
11 2 (1.28%) Network Security
12 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.28%) OLAP
6 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (18.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (4.49%) Advertising
2 1 (0.64%) Back Office
2 1 (0.64%) Law
2 1 (0.64%) Legal
2 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.79%) Architect
2 33 (21.15%) Developer
3 31 (19.87%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (17.31%) SharePoint Developer
5 25 (16.03%) SharePoint Architect
5 25 (16.03%) Consultant
6 24 (15.38%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.05%) Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.05%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (6.41%) IT Support
9 9 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Technical Support
10 8 (5.13%) Support Technician
10 8 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Administrator
11 7 (4.49%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (34.62%) .NET
2 37 (23.72%) HTML
3 36 (23.08%) CSS
4 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 23 (14.74%) Ajax
5 23 (14.74%) .NET Framework
5 23 (14.74%) WCF
6 11 (7.05%) HTML5
6 11 (7.05%) XSLT
7 4 (2.56%) CGI
8 3 (1.92%) jQuery
9 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.64%) Spring.NET
10 1 (0.64%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (0.64%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.21%) AS400
2 5 (3.21%) Clustering
2 5 (3.21%) iSeries
3 4 (2.56%) GIS
4 2 (1.28%) Tandem
4 2 (1.28%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
5 1 (0.64%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.64%) NHS
5 1 (0.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 93 (59.62%) Windows
2 38 (24.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.41%) Linux
6 10 (6.41%) Android
6 10 (6.41%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.49%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.64%) UNIX
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.00%) Migration
3 32 (20.51%) CRM
4 29 (18.59%) Scrum
5 26 (16.67%) Content Management
6 23 (14.74%) OOA/OOD
6 23 (14.74%) OO
7 19 (12.18%) ITIL
8 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.77%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.77%) Network Management
10 7 (4.49%) ERP
10 7 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.21%) Business Development
12 5 (3.21%) Workflow
12 5 (3.21%) Mentoring
13 4 (2.56%) Coaching
13 4 (2.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.23%) SQL
2 28 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 25 (16.03%) C#
4 23 (14.74%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.49%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (23.72%) Security Cleared
3 33 (21.15%) SC Cleared
4 28 (17.95%) MCTS
5 24 (15.38%) MCP
5 24 (15.38%) MCSD
6 23 (14.74%) MCAD
7 10 (6.41%) MCSE
7 10 (6.41%) MCSA
8 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.21%) MCITP
9 3 (1.92%) CCA
9 3 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.28%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.28%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.28%) NCIE
11 1 (0.64%) CCAA
System Software
1 52 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 39 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 13 (8.33%) vSphere
5 6 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.85%) XenApp
6 4 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.92%) XenServer
8 2 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.64%) vCloud
9 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (7.69%) SCCM
2 6 (3.85%) SCOM
2 6 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (3.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (2.56%) Nagios
5 3 (1.92%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.64%) Plesk
7 1 (0.64%) Puppet
7 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 50 (32.05%) VMware
3 25 (16.03%) Cisco
4 11 (7.05%) Citrix
4 11 (7.05%) Apple
5 10 (6.41%) Dell
6 7 (4.49%) HP
7 6 (3.85%) IBM
8 4 (2.56%) Computacenter
8 4 (2.56%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.92%) NetApp
9 3 (1.92%) Avaya
10 2 (1.28%) Genesys
10 2 (1.28%) Nortel
10 2 (1.28%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.28%) Symantec
10 2 (1.28%) Websense
10 2 (1.28%) Open-E
11 1 (0.64%) Remedy
11 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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