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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 120 157 183
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 94 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 0.99% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.31% 30.00% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 26
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £20,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
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
332 180 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.76% 3.30% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 244 161 163
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,512
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 44 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Coventry +21 35 £35,000 -28.20% 7
Shropshire -2 5 £47,500 +90.00%
Dudley - 3 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 2 £37,875 -
Staffordshire +1 1 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Walsall - 1 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 104 (59.43%) Microsoft
2 93 (53.14%) Windows
3 92 (52.57%) SharePoint
4 58 (33.14%) .NET
5 57 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (30.29%) HTML
7 51 (29.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 50 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 47 (26.86%) Active Directory
9 47 (26.86%) VMware
10 46 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
12 42 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 41 (23.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 40 (22.86%) SC Cleared
14 40 (22.86%) Security Cleared
14 40 (22.86%) CSS
15 38 (21.71%) Scrum
15 38 (21.71%) MS Exchange
16 37 (21.14%) MS Excel
17 36 (20.57%) Visual Studio
17 36 (20.57%) Exchange Server 2013
18 32 (18.29%) Migration
19 31 (17.71%) CRM
19 31 (17.71%) HTML5
19 31 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2010
20 30 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (17.14%) InfoPath
20 30 (17.14%) XSLT
21 29 (16.57%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 92 (52.57%) SharePoint
2 51 (29.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 50 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 38 (21.71%) MS Exchange
5 36 (20.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (10.29%) Lync
7 18 (10.29%) IIS
8 9 (5.14%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (21.14%) MS Excel
2 30 (17.14%) InfoPath
3 24 (13.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (13.14%) IaaS
3 6 (3.43%) PaaS
4 3 (1.71%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.71%) Yammer
4 3 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.14%) LAN
1 16 (9.14%) WAN
2 15 (8.57%) VoIP
3 14 (8.00%) DNS
4 12 (6.86%) DHCP
5 10 (5.71%) SAN
6 9 (5.14%) Firewall
7 6 (3.43%) Unified Communications
8 5 (2.86%) Internet
8 5 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.71%) Extranet
9 3 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.71%) Intranet
9 3 (1.71%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.14%) VLAN
10 2 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.14%) MPLS
10 2 (1.14%) VPN
10 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.43%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (20.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (2.86%) Finance
1 5 (2.86%) Advertising
2 4 (2.29%) Back Office
2 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.57%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (22.29%) Architect
2 37 (21.14%) Developer
3 25 (14.29%) Consultant
3 25 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
4 24 (13.71%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (13.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 21 (12.00%) Designer
6 21 (12.00%) SharePoint Designer
7 18 (10.29%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 14 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.29%) Analyst
10 11 (6.29%) SharePoint Consultant
11 10 (5.71%) .NET Developer
11 10 (5.71%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.57%) IT Support
12 8 (4.57%) Solutions Designer
13 7 (4.00%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (33.14%) .NET
2 53 (30.29%) HTML
3 40 (22.86%) CSS
4 31 (17.71%) HTML5
5 30 (17.14%) XSLT
6 23 (13.14%) ASP.NET
7 13 (7.43%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (7.43%) AngularJS
7 13 (7.43%) Spring.NET
7 13 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (5.71%) .NET Framework
8 10 (5.71%) WCF
8 10 (5.71%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.14%) Ajax
10 4 (2.29%) CGI
11 3 (1.71%) NHibernate
12 1 (0.57%) XML
12 1 (0.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.86%) FMCG
3 4 (2.29%) GIS
4 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.71%) AS400
4 3 (1.71%) Replication
4 3 (1.71%) CCTV
4 3 (1.71%) Taxonomies
4 3 (1.71%) iPhone
4 3 (1.71%) iSeries
4 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.71%) User Experience
4 3 (1.71%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.57%) Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 93 (53.14%) Windows
2 46 (26.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (23.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (14.29%) Linux
5 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 14 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.14%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.00%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.71%) UNIX
10 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.71%) Scrum
3 32 (18.29%) Migration
4 31 (17.71%) CRM
5 23 (13.14%) Content Management
6 17 (9.71%) DevOps
7 16 (9.14%) Open Source
8 15 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 14 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.00%) ITIL
10 13 (7.43%) PRINCE2
10 13 (7.43%) MVC
10 13 (7.43%) TDD
11 10 (5.71%) OO
12 9 (5.14%) Workflow
12 9 (5.14%) OOA/OOD
13 8 (4.57%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (4.00%) ERP
15 6 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (3.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.14%) C#
1 23 (13.14%) JavaScript
2 18 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.57%) SQL
4 9 (5.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.57%) VBScript
5 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (22.86%) SC Cleared
1 40 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.14%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.29%) MCTS
5 10 (5.71%) MCP
6 9 (5.14%) MCAD
6 9 (5.14%) MCSD
7 8 (4.57%) MCSE
8 6 (3.43%) Degree
9 5 (2.86%) MCSA
10 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.71%) MCITP
12 2 (1.14%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.14%) HP MASE
12 2 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.14%) CCA
12 2 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.14%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (26.86%) Active Directory
2 30 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (16.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.57%) XenApp
4 8 (4.57%) vSphere
5 7 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.43%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.71%) XenServer
7 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.57%) vCloud
9 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (9.71%) Puppet
1 17 (9.71%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.86%) SCCM
3 4 (2.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.71%) SCOM
4 3 (1.71%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 104 (59.43%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.86%) VMware
3 29 (16.57%) Cisco
4 15 (8.57%) Citrix
5 11 (6.29%) Dell
6 10 (5.71%) HP
7 7 (4.00%) Veeam
8 5 (2.86%) NetApp
9 4 (2.29%) Computacenter
9 4 (2.29%) IBM
9 4 (2.29%) Avaya
10 3 (1.71%) Oracle
11 2 (1.14%) CommVault
11 2 (1.14%) Sophos
12 1 (0.57%) NEC
12 1 (0.57%) Polycom
12 1 (0.57%) Apple
12 1 (0.57%) Symantec
12 1 (0.57%) Remedy
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Net Talent
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Ortolan Group
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago