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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 134 155 178
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 93 60 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.59% 1.11% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.22% 25.10% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 64 52 36
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
384 239 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.56% 4.43% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 293 203 175
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £25,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 47 £38,000 -30.90% 10
Coventry +5 28 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £46,250 - 1
Solihull +14 2 £46,750 +6.85%
Worcestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -4 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 102 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 93 (53.45%) Windows
3 87 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 55 (31.61%) Active Directory
5 52 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (28.16%) .NET
6 49 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (27.59%) HTML
8 47 (27.01%) VMware
9 45 (25.86%) SQL Server
10 44 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 41 (23.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 41 (23.56%) MS Excel
13 39 (22.41%) SC Cleared
13 39 (22.41%) Security Cleared
14 37 (21.26%) MS Exchange
15 36 (20.69%) Scrum
16 35 (20.11%) CSS
16 35 (20.11%) Hyper-V
16 35 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2013
18 31 (17.82%) Visual Studio
19 30 (17.24%) XSLT
19 30 (17.24%) HTML5
19 30 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 30 (17.24%) InfoPath
20 28 (16.09%) Cisco
21 26 (14.94%) Migration
21 26 (14.94%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 87 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 42 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 41 (23.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 37 (21.26%) MS Exchange
5 32 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (8.05%) Lync
8 12 (6.90%) IIS
9 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (23.56%) MS Excel
2 30 (17.24%) InfoPath
3 26 (14.94%) MS Office
4 2 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (13.79%) IaaS
3 6 (3.45%) PaaS
4 3 (1.72%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.72%) SaaS
5 2 (1.15%) Yammer
5 2 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.34%) DNS
2 17 (9.77%) LAN
2 17 (9.77%) VoIP
2 17 (9.77%) WAN
2 17 (9.77%) DHCP
3 14 (8.05%) SAN
4 10 (5.75%) Firewall
5 9 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.30%) Internet
6 4 (2.30%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.72%) Extranet
7 3 (1.72%) Intranet
7 3 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.72%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.15%) VLAN
8 2 (1.15%) MPLS
8 2 (1.15%) VPN
8 2 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.15%) OLAP
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.15%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 31 (17.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
1 6 (3.45%) Advertising
2 4 (2.30%) Back Office
2 4 (2.30%) Finance
3 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.15%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.57%) Law
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (20.69%) Architect
2 34 (19.54%) Developer
3 28 (16.09%) Consultant
4 21 (12.07%) SharePoint Architect
4 21 (12.07%) Designer
4 21 (12.07%) SharePoint Designer
5 20 (11.49%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (10.92%) SharePoint Developer
7 18 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 13 (7.47%) SharePoint Consultant
10 12 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.75%) .NET Developer
11 10 (5.75%) C# Developer
12 9 (5.17%) Analyst
13 8 (4.60%) Solutions Designer
14 7 (4.02%) Technical Architect
15 6 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
15 6 (3.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.16%) .NET
2 48 (27.59%) HTML
3 35 (20.11%) CSS
4 30 (17.24%) XSLT
4 30 (17.24%) HTML5
5 18 (10.34%) ASP.NET
6 13 (7.47%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (7.47%) AngularJS
6 13 (7.47%) Spring.NET
6 13 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.75%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.87%) Ajax
8 5 (2.87%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.87%) WCF
9 4 (2.30%) CGI
10 3 (1.72%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.15%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.17%) FMCG
2 8 (4.60%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.30%) GIS
4 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.72%) Replication
4 3 (1.72%) CCTV
4 3 (1.72%) Taxonomies
4 3 (1.72%) iPhone
4 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.72%) User Experience
4 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) AS400
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) iSeries
6 1 (0.57%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 93 (53.45%) Windows
2 49 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.79%) Linux
5 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 12 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.02%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.87%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.72%) UNIX
10 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.69%) Scrum
3 26 (14.94%) Migration
3 26 (14.94%) CRM
4 20 (11.49%) Content Management
5 18 (10.34%) DevOps
6 16 (9.20%) Open Source
6 16 (9.20%) Service Delivery
7 14 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (7.47%) TDD
8 13 (7.47%) MVC
9 12 (6.90%) ITIL
10 10 (5.75%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.60%) ERP
11 8 (4.60%) Workflow
11 8 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.45%) Information Security
14 5 (2.87%) Project Management
14 5 (2.87%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.22%) PowerShell
2 18 (10.34%) C#
2 18 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.47%) SQL
4 7 (4.02%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.57%) VBScript
5 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (22.41%) SC Cleared
1 39 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.20%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.17%) MCSE
5 6 (3.45%) MCP
5 6 (3.45%) MCTS
6 5 (2.87%) MCAD
6 5 (2.87%) MCSD
6 5 (2.87%) Degree
7 4 (2.30%) MCSA
8 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.15%) MCITP
9 1 (0.57%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.57%) HP MASE
9 1 (0.57%) APMP
9 1 (0.57%) NCIE
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.57%) CCNA
9 1 (0.57%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (31.61%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.11%) Hyper-V
3 30 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.17%) vSphere
5 8 (4.60%) XenApp
6 7 (4.02%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.87%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.72%) Xen
8 3 (1.72%) XenServer
8 3 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.57%) vCloud
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (9.77%) Puppet
1 17 (9.77%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (8.62%) SCCM
3 5 (2.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.72%) SCOM
4 3 (1.72%) 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
1 102 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 47 (27.01%) VMware
3 28 (16.09%) Cisco
4 17 (9.77%) Citrix
5 12 (6.90%) Dell
6 9 (5.17%) HP
6 9 (5.17%) Veeam
7 5 (2.87%) NetApp
8 4 (2.30%) Computacenter
9 3 (1.72%) Oracle
9 3 (1.72%) Avaya
10 2 (1.15%) CommVault
10 2 (1.15%) IBM
10 2 (1.15%) Apple
11 1 (0.57%) Symantec
11 1 (0.57%) Sophos
11 1 (0.57%) NEC
11 1 (0.57%) Google
Herefordshire
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Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum SALARY:£40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
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