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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 150 175 198
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +23
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 62 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.13% 0.63% 0.083%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.54% 24.65% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,310 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.42% -5.26%
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
203 142 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.71% 2.56% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 178 129 45
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £105,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +21 31 £55,000 +124.48% 4
Coventry - 13 £38,500 -
Staffordshire - 12 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 4 £32,000 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 96 (84.96%) Microsoft
2 62 (54.87%) Windows
3 59 (52.21%) Active Directory
4 54 (47.79%) SharePoint
5 48 (42.48%) MS Office
6 44 (38.94%) VMware
7 43 (38.05%) MS Exchange
8 41 (36.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (36.28%) Lync
9 35 (30.97%) Unified Communications
10 32 (28.32%) Hyper-V
11 31 (27.43%) MCSE
12 30 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
14 26 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2013
15 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 25 (22.12%) MS Excel
16 23 (20.35%) NAS
16 23 (20.35%) MCITP
17 22 (19.47%) SQL
18 20 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (16.81%) ETL
19 19 (16.81%) SAN
19 19 (16.81%) Cisco
19 19 (16.81%) Migration
19 19 (16.81%) MCTS
19 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2003
20 18 (15.93%) Technical Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 54 (47.79%) SharePoint
2 43 (38.05%) MS Exchange
3 41 (36.28%) Lync
4 26 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (12.39%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (8.85%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (7.96%) IIS
9 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (42.48%) MS Office
2 25 (22.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.97%) Unified Communications
2 23 (20.35%) NAS
3 19 (16.81%) SAN
4 16 (14.16%) Firewall
5 11 (9.73%) VPN
6 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
6 9 (7.96%) NetScaler
7 6 (5.31%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (5.31%) iSCSI
7 6 (5.31%) DHCP
7 6 (5.31%) DNS
7 6 (5.31%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.42%) Wireless
8 5 (4.42%) LAN
9 4 (3.54%) Internet
10 3 (2.65%) IPv4
10 3 (2.65%) PBX
11 2 (1.77%) SSL
11 2 (1.77%) Intranet
11 2 (1.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (15.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (7.08%) OLAP
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.77%) MySQL
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.88%) RequisitePro
General
1 9 (7.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Back Office
2 2 (1.77%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
3 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (30.97%) Consultant
2 21 (18.58%) Architect
2 21 (18.58%) Developer
3 18 (15.93%) SQL Developer
4 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Consultant
5 14 (12.39%) Exchange Consultant
6 13 (11.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Business Developer
7 11 (9.73%) Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) IT Support
8 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Technical Support
9 8 (7.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (6.19%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
11 6 (5.31%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) .NET
1 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.77%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.77%) Clustering
2 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.88%) iPhone
2 1 (0.88%) iPad
2 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (54.87%) Windows
2 25 (22.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.85%) Windows 8
6 7 (6.19%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.31%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.70%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (16.81%) ETL
2 19 (16.81%) Migration
3 18 (15.93%) Project Management
3 18 (15.93%) Technical Architecture
4 16 (14.16%) Mentoring
5 14 (12.39%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.19%) ITIL
8 6 (5.31%) CRM
9 4 (3.54%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.54%) Coaching
10 3 (2.65%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (2.65%) Workflow
11 2 (1.77%) Content Management
11 2 (1.77%) Document Management
11 2 (1.77%) B2B
11 2 (1.77%) SIEM
11 2 (1.77%) Mobile Device Management
12 1 (0.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.47%) SQL
2 4 (3.54%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (36.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (27.43%) MCSE
3 23 (20.35%) MCITP
4 19 (16.81%) MCTS
5 15 (13.27%) Degree
6 14 (12.39%) MCSA
7 11 (9.73%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (8.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (7.08%) CCNA
10 6 (5.31%) CCA
10 6 (5.31%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.31%) NCDA
11 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
11 5 (4.42%) CCNP
12 2 (1.77%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (52.21%) Active Directory
2 32 (28.32%) Hyper-V
3 30 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.73%) XenDesktop
5 8 (7.08%) XenApp
5 8 (7.08%) VMware ESX
6 7 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.31%) vSphere
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) SCCM
2 7 (6.19%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.42%) SCDPM
4 5 (4.42%) SCOM
4 5 (4.42%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.65%) AppDNA
6 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.88%) WSUS
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 96 (84.96%) Microsoft
2 44 (38.94%) VMware
3 19 (16.81%) Cisco
4 18 (15.93%) NetApp
5 17 (15.04%) Citrix
6 13 (11.50%) HP
7 9 (7.96%) IBM
8 6 (5.31%) EMC
8 6 (5.31%) Siemens
8 6 (5.31%) Apple
8 6 (5.31%) Mitel
9 3 (2.65%) Symantec
9 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.65%) Websense
10 2 (1.77%) Sophos
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle
10 2 (1.77%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.88%) AppSense
11 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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