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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 137 155 179
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 78 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 0.99% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.24% 30.00% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 17
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £20,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
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
309 170 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.86% 3.31% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 234 153 157
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 39 £48,250 +1.57% 9
Coventry +7 22 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Shropshire -7 8 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Dudley - 3 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton +15 2 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Worcestershire +1 2 £37,000 +29.82%
Staffordshire 0 1 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £29,500 -
Walsall - 1 £50,000 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 100 (61.35%) Microsoft
2 89 (54.60%) Windows
2 89 (54.60%) SharePoint
3 59 (36.20%) .NET
4 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (32.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 53 (32.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 50 (30.67%) Active Directory
7 49 (30.06%) HTML
7 49 (30.06%) MS Exchange
8 48 (29.45%) VMware
9 43 (26.38%) SQL Server
9 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 42 (25.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (25.15%) CSS
12 40 (24.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 38 (23.31%) Security Cleared
14 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 37 (22.70%) Migration
15 36 (22.09%) Scrum
16 35 (21.47%) Visual Studio
17 34 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (20.86%) SC Cleared
18 32 (19.63%) CRM
19 31 (19.02%) MS Excel
20 29 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
21 28 (17.18%) Cisco
21 28 (17.18%) Hyper-V
22 25 (15.34%) InfoPath

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 89 (54.60%) SharePoint
2 53 (32.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 53 (32.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 49 (30.06%) MS Exchange
4 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (15.34%) IIS
6 20 (12.27%) Lync
7 15 (9.20%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
Applications
1 31 (19.02%) MS Excel
2 25 (15.34%) InfoPath
3 18 (11.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (13.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.36%) IaaS
3 3 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.84%) Yammer
4 2 (1.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.50%) LAN
2 17 (10.43%) DNS
3 16 (9.82%) WAN
4 14 (8.59%) DHCP
5 11 (6.75%) VoIP
6 10 (6.13%) SAN
7 6 (3.68%) Unified Communications
7 6 (3.68%) Internet
7 6 (3.68%) Wireless
7 6 (3.68%) Firewall
8 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.84%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.84%) VLAN
10 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.23%) VPN
10 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.23%) SMTP
10 2 (1.23%) MPLS
11 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (21.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.07%) Advertising
1 5 (3.07%) Finance
2 4 (2.45%) Back Office
3 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Law
4 1 (0.61%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (24.54%) Architect
2 35 (21.47%) Developer
3 30 (18.40%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (15.95%) SharePoint Developer
5 25 (15.34%) SharePoint Architect
6 23 (14.11%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 19 (11.66%) Consultant
8 18 (11.04%) Designer
8 18 (11.04%) SharePoint Designer
9 12 (7.36%) Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) Support Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) IT Support
11 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.52%) Technical Support
12 9 (5.52%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (4.91%) Technical Support Analyst
13 8 (4.91%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (4.91%) Solutions Designer
14 7 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (36.20%) .NET
2 49 (30.06%) HTML
3 41 (25.15%) CSS
4 25 (15.34%) ASP.NET
4 25 (15.34%) HTML5
5 24 (14.72%) XSLT
6 16 (9.82%) .NET Framework
6 16 (9.82%) WCF
7 15 (9.20%) Ajax
8 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
8 8 (4.91%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.91%) Spring.NET
9 6 (3.68%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.45%) CGI
11 2 (1.23%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.61%) XML
12 1 (0.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Open Source
2 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.07%) AS400
2 5 (3.07%) iSeries
3 4 (2.45%) GIS
4 3 (1.84%) Taxonomies
4 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.23%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.23%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.23%) Tandem
6 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.61%) NHS
6 1 (0.61%) Clustering
6 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (54.60%) Windows
2 40 (24.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (22.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (10.43%) Windows 7
5 17 (10.43%) Linux
6 11 (6.75%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.29%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.29%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.07%) Android
9 3 (1.84%) UNIX
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.70%) Migration
3 36 (22.09%) Scrum
4 32 (19.63%) CRM
5 25 (15.34%) Content Management
6 16 (9.82%) OO
7 15 (9.20%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (9.20%) ITIL
8 14 (8.59%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.75%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.91%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (4.91%) TDD
11 8 (4.91%) MVC
12 7 (4.29%) Workflow
12 7 (4.29%) Change Management
12 7 (4.29%) Project Management
12 7 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.29%) DevOps
13 6 (3.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.72%) JavaScript
1 24 (14.72%) C#
2 21 (12.88%) SQL
3 15 (9.20%) T-SQL
4 12 (7.36%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.61%) VBScript
5 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (23.31%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.86%) SC Cleared
3 29 (17.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (12.27%) MCTS
5 16 (9.82%) MCP
6 15 (9.20%) MCAD
6 15 (9.20%) MCSD
7 10 (6.13%) DV Cleared
8 8 (4.91%) MCSE
9 7 (4.29%) MCSA
10 5 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.07%) MCITP
11 3 (1.84%) CCA
11 3 (1.84%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.23%) NCIE
12 2 (1.23%) Degree
12 2 (1.23%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.23%) HP MASE
12 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.61%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (30.67%) Active Directory
2 34 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (17.18%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.52%) vSphere
5 8 (4.91%) XenDesktop
5 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (4.29%) XenApp
7 6 (3.68%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.84%) XenServer
9 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) SCCM
2 9 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.52%) Puppet
3 5 (3.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (2.45%) SCOM
4 4 (2.45%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.61%) Plesk
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 100 (61.35%) Microsoft
2 48 (29.45%) VMware
3 28 (17.18%) Cisco
4 15 (9.20%) Citrix
5 9 (5.52%) Dell
6 7 (4.29%) Apple
7 6 (3.68%) IBM
7 6 (3.68%) HP
8 4 (2.45%) Computacenter
8 4 (2.45%) NetApp
9 3 (1.84%) Avaya
9 3 (1.84%) Veeam
10 2 (1.23%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.23%) Nortel
10 2 (1.23%) Genesys
10 2 (1.23%) Sophos
10 2 (1.23%) Symantec
10 2 (1.23%) Websense
11 1 (0.61%) Remedy
11 1 (0.61%) CommVault
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