The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 152 185 182
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 58 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.29% 19.62% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £24,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.78%
Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
198 158 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.68% 2.84% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 176 146 77
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £24,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £105,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Office 365
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 +31 30 £55,000 +124.48% 3
Staffordshire - 12 £37,500 -
Coventry - 10 £38,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £32,000 -
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 88 (83.81%) Microsoft
2 59 (56.19%) Windows
3 57 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 48 (45.71%) SharePoint
5 46 (43.81%) VMware
6 45 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 43 (40.95%) MS Office
8 40 (38.10%) Lync
9 38 (36.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (30.48%) Unified Communications
10 32 (30.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (29.52%) Hyper-V
12 30 (28.57%) MCSE
13 29 (27.62%) MS Excel
14 26 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (24.76%) Exchange Server 2013
15 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
16 22 (20.95%) Cisco
17 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 21 (20.00%) NAS
17 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
18 20 (19.05%) MCITP
18 20 (19.05%) SAN
19 18 (17.14%) SQL
19 18 (17.14%) Firewall
20 17 (16.19%) Migration
20 17 (16.19%) Project Management
20 17 (16.19%) NetApp
20 17 (16.19%) MCTS
20 17 (16.19%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 48 (45.71%) SharePoint
2 45 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 40 (38.10%) Lync
4 26 (24.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (9.52%) IIS
7 10 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (40.95%) MS Office
2 29 (27.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.48%) Unified Communications
2 21 (20.00%) NAS
3 20 (19.05%) SAN
4 18 (17.14%) Firewall
5 11 (10.48%) VPN
6 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.62%) LAN
6 8 (7.62%) Internet
7 7 (6.67%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.76%) DHCP
8 5 (4.76%) DNS
8 5 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.76%) Wireless
9 4 (3.81%) WAN
10 3 (2.86%) PBX
10 3 (2.86%) IPv4
11 2 (1.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (6.67%) OLAP
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) MySQL
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.95%) RequisitePro
General
1 7 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Advertising
2 2 (1.90%) Back Office
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Consultant
2 19 (18.10%) Architect
3 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Consultant
3 16 (15.24%) Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Exchange Consultant
5 13 (12.38%) SQL Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) IT Support
8 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Technical Support
9 8 (7.62%) Business Developer
9 8 (7.62%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Technical Architect
11 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 5 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.90%) Clustering
2 1 (0.95%) iPhone
2 1 (0.95%) iPad
2 1 (0.95%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 59 (56.19%) Windows
2 26 (24.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (12.38%) Windows 7
6 12 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 9 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.76%) Android
9 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) Migration
1 17 (16.19%) Project Management
1 17 (16.19%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (13.33%) ETL
4 13 (12.38%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (6.67%) ITIL
5 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.71%) CRM
7 3 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.86%) Workflow
8 2 (1.90%) B2B
8 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.90%) SIEM
8 2 (1.90%) Content Management
8 2 (1.90%) Document Management
9 1 (0.95%) Integration Testing
9 1 (0.95%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.95%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) C#
3 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (36.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (28.57%) MCSE
3 20 (19.05%) MCITP
4 17 (16.19%) MCTS
5 14 (13.33%) Degree
6 13 (12.38%) MCSA
7 11 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (7.62%) CCNA
10 6 (5.71%) CCNP
10 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
11 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
11 5 (4.76%) NCDA
11 5 (4.76%) CCA
11 5 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.86%) MCP
13 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.95%) CCIE
13 1 (0.95%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 32 (30.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (29.52%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.62%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.71%) XenApp
7 5 (4.76%) vSphere
7 5 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) SCCM
2 10 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.76%) SCOM
4 5 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 5 (4.76%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.90%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (83.81%) Microsoft
2 46 (43.81%) VMware
3 22 (20.95%) Cisco
4 17 (16.19%) NetApp
5 16 (15.24%) Citrix
6 14 (13.33%) HP
7 7 (6.67%) IBM
7 7 (6.67%) Symantec
8 6 (5.71%) EMC
8 6 (5.71%) Mitel
9 5 (4.76%) Siemens
9 5 (4.76%) Apple
10 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.86%) Websense
11 2 (1.90%) Sophos
11 2 (1.90%) Oracle
11 2 (1.90%) Trend Micro
12 1 (0.95%) Veeam
12 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.95%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago