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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 135 151 171
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 83 62 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.47% 1.16% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.50% 24.70% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 61 54 33
Average salary £40,356 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
386 251 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.85% 4.68% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 306 211 147
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +29 46 £40,356 -26.62% 13
Coventry -8 17 £36,250 -5.84% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £46,250 -
Solihull +11 3 £46,000 +8.23%
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire -8 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 89 (53.94%) Microsoft
2 81 (49.09%) Windows
2 81 (49.09%) SharePoint
3 49 (29.70%) Active Directory
4 43 (26.06%) VMware
4 43 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (24.24%) HTML
5 40 (24.24%) .NET
5 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (23.03%) MS Excel
7 37 (22.42%) SQL Server
8 33 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 32 (19.39%) SC Cleared
9 32 (19.39%) Security Cleared
9 32 (19.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 31 (18.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 31 (18.79%) Scrum
11 29 (17.58%) MS Exchange
11 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (16.36%) PowerShell
12 27 (16.36%) CSS
13 26 (15.76%) XSLT
13 26 (15.76%) Visual Studio
13 26 (15.76%) HTML5
13 26 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (15.76%) InfoPath
14 25 (15.15%) MS Office
15 24 (14.55%) Linux
15 24 (14.55%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (49.09%) SharePoint
2 32 (19.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 31 (18.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 29 (17.58%) MS Exchange
5 24 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (7.27%) Lync
8 7 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (3.03%) Moodle
11 2 (1.21%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (23.03%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.76%) InfoPath
3 25 (15.15%) MS Office
4 2 (1.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.03%) Agresso
3 2 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (14.55%) IaaS
3 7 (4.24%) PaaS
4 4 (2.42%) SaaS
5 3 (1.82%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.61%) Yammer
7 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.12%) VoIP
2 16 (9.70%) WAN
2 16 (9.70%) LAN
3 12 (7.27%) DNS
3 12 (7.27%) DHCP
3 12 (7.27%) Firewall
4 11 (6.67%) SAN
5 9 (5.45%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.42%) Internet
7 3 (1.82%) Extranet
7 3 (1.82%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.82%) Intranet
7 3 (1.82%) Broadband
7 3 (1.82%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.21%) VPN
8 2 (1.21%) MPLS
9 1 (0.61%) NetScreen
9 1 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.21%) OLAP
5 2 (1.21%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.21%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 26 (15.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.42%) Advertising
2 4 (2.42%) Back Office
2 4 (2.42%) Finance
3 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.21%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (18.79%) Architect
2 30 (18.18%) Developer
3 24 (14.55%) Consultant
4 21 (12.73%) Designer
4 21 (12.73%) SharePoint Designer
5 19 (11.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) SharePoint Architect
7 15 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
7 15 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (8.48%) Analyst
9 12 (7.27%) SharePoint Consultant
9 12 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.06%) .NET Developer
10 10 (6.06%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.45%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.85%) Solutions Designer
13 7 (4.24%) Technical Architect
14 6 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
14 6 (3.64%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.24%) HTML
1 40 (24.24%) .NET
2 27 (16.36%) CSS
3 26 (15.76%) XSLT
3 26 (15.76%) HTML5
4 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET
5 13 (7.88%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (7.88%) AngularJS
5 13 (7.88%) Spring.NET
5 13 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (6.06%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.42%) CGI
8 3 (1.82%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.21%) MDX
9 2 (1.21%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.61%) Ajax
10 1 (0.61%) WCF
10 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.45%) FMCG
3 6 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.42%) GIS
5 3 (1.82%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.82%) iPhone
5 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.82%) User Experience
5 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.82%) Replication
5 3 (1.82%) CCTV
5 3 (1.82%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.21%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.61%) NHS
7 1 (0.61%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 81 (49.09%) Windows
2 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 40 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (14.55%) Linux
4 21 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 14 (8.48%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.64%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.82%) UNIX
10 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.79%) Scrum
3 21 (12.73%) Migration
3 21 (12.73%) CRM
4 18 (10.91%) DevOps
5 16 (9.70%) Open Source
6 15 (9.09%) Content Management
7 14 (8.48%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.88%) MVC
8 13 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (7.88%) TDD
9 10 (6.06%) ITIL
10 9 (5.45%) ERP
10 9 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.85%) Workflow
11 8 (4.85%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2
13 6 (3.64%) Information Security
14 5 (3.03%) TOGAF
14 5 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.36%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.48%) C#
2 14 (8.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.85%) SQL
4 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) VBScript
5 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (19.39%) SC Cleared
1 32 (19.39%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.70%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.67%) MCSE
5 7 (4.24%) Degree
6 5 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.42%) CCNP
8 3 (1.82%) MCSA
9 2 (1.21%) MCP
9 2 (1.21%) CCNA
9 2 (1.21%) MCTS
9 2 (1.21%) MCITP
10 1 (0.61%) APMP
10 1 (0.61%) CCVP
10 1 (0.61%) MCAD
10 1 (0.61%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (29.70%) Active Directory
2 33 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.85%) XenApp
5 7 (4.24%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.03%) vSphere
7 4 (2.42%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.82%) Xen
8 3 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.21%) XenServer
10 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (10.30%) Puppet
1 17 (10.30%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (9.09%) SCCM
3 4 (2.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.21%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (53.94%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.06%) VMware
3 24 (14.55%) Cisco
4 19 (11.52%) Citrix
5 13 (7.88%) HP
6 11 (6.67%) Dell
7 8 (4.85%) Veeam
8 4 (2.42%) Computacenter
8 4 (2.42%) NetApp
9 3 (1.82%) Apple
9 3 (1.82%) Avaya
9 3 (1.82%) Oracle
10 1 (0.61%) SAP
10 1 (0.61%) IBM
10 1 (0.61%) CommVault
10 1 (0.61%) BT
10 1 (0.61%) NEC
10 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.61%) Google
10 1 (0.61%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rubicon Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + car allowance + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40356.00 per annum + 40d Hol+Final Sal Pen+Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Ciber UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
London Midland
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627.00 - £34672.00 per annum + 40day Hol,Final Sal Pen,Health
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627 - £34672 per annum + 40day Hol, Final Sal Pen, Health
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34671.00 - £34672.00 per annum + 40d Hol+final sal pen+Health
Posted: 26 days ago