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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 137 185 179
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -6
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 78 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.50% 21.57% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 78 15 21
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
240 102 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.41% 2.06% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 214 81 75
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +33 56 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Staffordshire +9 8 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Coventry -10 4 £45,000 -16.27%
Warwickshire - 3 £30,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 3 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £35,500 -
Walsall - 2 £45,000 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 111 (79.29%) Microsoft
2 92 (65.71%) Windows
3 76 (54.29%) SharePoint
4 56 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 52 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (34.29%) MS Exchange
7 46 (32.86%) SQL Server
8 45 (32.14%) VMware
9 40 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (26.43%) SQL
10 37 (26.43%) .NET
10 37 (26.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 35 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 34 (24.29%) MS Office
13 33 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 31 (22.14%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (22.14%) MS Excel
16 30 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
17 28 (20.00%) Migration
18 27 (19.29%) MCTS
19 26 (18.57%) Cisco
19 26 (18.57%) Hyper-V
20 24 (17.14%) Lync
20 24 (17.14%) CRM
20 24 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
21 23 (16.43%) ASP.NET
21 23 (16.43%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 76 (54.29%) SharePoint
2 48 (34.29%) MS Exchange
3 35 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 35 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (22.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (17.14%) Lync
7 20 (14.29%) IIS
8 19 (13.57%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (2.14%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
Applications
1 34 (24.29%) MS Office
2 31 (22.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (16.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.14%) Unified Communications
2 14 (10.00%) LAN
2 14 (10.00%) DNS
2 14 (10.00%) SAN
3 13 (9.29%) DHCP
3 13 (9.29%) Firewall
4 12 (8.57%) Wireless
5 9 (6.43%) NAS
5 9 (6.43%) NetScaler
6 8 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.29%) WAN
7 6 (4.29%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.29%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.14%) NetScreen
8 3 (2.14%) Network Security
9 2 (1.43%) VPN
9 2 (1.43%) Internet
10 1 (0.71%) MPLS
10 1 (0.71%) SSL
10 1 (0.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.71%) OLAP
6 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.71%) RequisitePro
General
1 9 (6.43%) Finance
2 3 (2.14%) Advertising
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.00%) Developer
2 26 (18.57%) Architect
3 22 (15.71%) Consultant
4 20 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
5 19 (13.57%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 15 (10.71%) SharePoint Architect
7 13 (9.29%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 12 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
9 11 (7.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (7.86%) SQL Developer
9 11 (7.86%) Business Developer
10 10 (7.14%) Administrator
11 9 (6.43%) Support Analyst
11 9 (6.43%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (6.43%) Analyst
11 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Consultant
12 8 (5.71%) Technical Support
12 8 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
12 8 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.43%) .NET
2 23 (16.43%) ASP.NET
3 22 (15.71%) CSS
3 22 (15.71%) HTML
4 19 (13.57%) Ajax
4 19 (13.57%) .NET Framework
4 19 (13.57%) WCF
5 3 (2.14%) jQuery
6 2 (1.43%) CAML
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.71%) HTML5
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.71%) Web Services
7 1 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.86%) Clustering
4 2 (1.43%) AS400
4 2 (1.43%) iSeries
5 1 (0.71%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Tandem
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 92 (65.71%) Windows
2 40 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 12 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 10 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.43%) Android
8 5 (3.57%) Linux
9 3 (2.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.00%) Migration
3 24 (17.14%) CRM
4 19 (13.57%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (13.57%) OO
5 17 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (12.14%) Content Management
6 14 (10.00%) Scrum
6 14 (10.00%) ITIL
7 13 (9.29%) ETL
7 13 (9.29%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.71%) Network Management
10 6 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.29%) ERP
11 5 (3.57%) Project Management
12 4 (2.86%) ITIL V3
12 4 (2.86%) Load Balancing
12 4 (2.86%) Release Management
12 4 (2.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.43%) SQL
2 23 (16.43%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.71%) C#
4 19 (13.57%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (37.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (19.29%) MCTS
3 21 (15.00%) MCSE
4 20 (14.29%) MCSD
5 19 (13.57%) MCP
5 19 (13.57%) MCAD
6 18 (12.86%) Security Cleared
7 16 (11.43%) SC Cleared
8 12 (8.57%) MCSA
9 8 (5.71%) MCITP
10 7 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (5.00%) CCA
10 7 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (4.29%) CCNA
11 6 (4.29%) NCDA
11 6 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.86%) Degree
13 2 (1.43%) MCPD
14 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.71%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (26.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (18.57%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.00%) vSphere
5 12 (8.57%) XenApp
5 12 (8.57%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.86%) XenServer
9 2 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.71%) IAG
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.43%) SCCM
2 6 (4.29%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.57%) SCOM
3 5 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.57%) SCDPM
3 5 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (2.86%) Windows Intune
4 4 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.86%) Nagios
5 3 (2.14%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
6 1 (0.71%) Plesk
Vendors
1 111 (79.29%) Microsoft
2 45 (32.14%) VMware
3 26 (18.57%) Cisco
4 16 (11.43%) Citrix
5 14 (10.00%) NetApp
6 11 (7.86%) IBM
6 11 (7.86%) HP
7 8 (5.71%) Apple
8 6 (4.29%) Siemens
8 6 (4.29%) EMC
8 6 (4.29%) Mitel
9 5 (3.57%) Open-E
10 4 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.86%) Websense
11 2 (1.43%) Nortel
11 2 (1.43%) Avaya
12 1 (0.71%) Genesys
12 1 (0.71%) Dell
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle
12 1 (0.71%) AppSense
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits, Phone, Laptop, PC, Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k plus 5k car allowance, pe
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Rugby
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago