The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 78 110
Rank change year-on-year +18 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 54 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.74% 1.04% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.14% 10.10% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 9 14
Median salary £31,500 £25,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -26.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,200 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 199 99 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.80% 10.28% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 158 84 94
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £50,900
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Cheshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Cheshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Cheshire

Office 365
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 32 £41,500 - 3
Chester - 7 £31,500 - 1
Macclesfield +5 4 £24,750 +3.12%
Crewe - 2 £55,000 - 1
Runcorn - 2 £38,750 -
Winsford - 2 £26,750 -
Wilmslow - 1 £30,500 - 2
Office 365
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Microsoft
3 33 (46.48%) Active Directory
4 24 (33.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (23.94%) MS Exchange
5 17 (23.94%) Firewall
6 16 (22.54%) VMware
6 16 (22.54%) LAN
6 16 (22.54%) VoIP
6 16 (22.54%) WAN
6 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (22.54%) Cisco
6 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
7 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
7 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
8 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
9 13 (18.31%) Windows 10
9 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (16.90%) MCSE
10 12 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
11 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
12 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
12 10 (14.08%) Windows 8
12 10 (14.08%) ITIL
12 10 (14.08%) SQL
13 9 (12.68%) Citrix
13 9 (12.68%) VPN

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.94%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.13%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (9.86%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.63%) WordPress
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Dropbox
2 3 (4.23%) IaaS
2 3 (4.23%) PaaS
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) G Suite
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) Firewall
2 16 (22.54%) LAN
2 16 (22.54%) VoIP
2 16 (22.54%) WAN
3 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.68%) Skype
4 9 (12.68%) VPN
5 7 (9.86%) DNS
5 7 (9.86%) WLAN
6 5 (7.04%) Wireless
7 4 (5.63%) DHCP
7 4 (5.63%) MPLS
8 3 (4.23%) LDAP
9 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.82%) SAN
9 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.41%) DKIM
10 1 (1.41%) DMARC
10 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Power BI
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 5 (7.04%) Advertising
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 3 (4.23%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Local Government
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) IT Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Server Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Service Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) IT Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Network Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.63%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) IT Support
5 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Developer
6 3 (4.23%) Graduate
6 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) CSS
1 4 (5.63%) HTML
2 3 (4.23%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.63%) Private Cloud
2 4 (5.63%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 2 (2.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Windows Server
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (18.31%) Windows 10
5 10 (14.08%) Windows 7
5 10 (14.08%) Windows 8
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.86%) Linux
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (14.08%) ITIL
3 8 (11.27%) Migration
4 7 (9.86%) CRM
5 5 (7.04%) Business Transformation
5 5 (7.04%) IT Strategy
5 5 (7.04%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) Break/Fix
6 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.63%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.63%) High Availability
6 4 (5.63%) Service Management
7 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.23%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.23%) Line Management
7 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.23%) Network Management
8 2 (2.82%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.63%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) C++
4 1 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) MCSE
2 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.86%) MCP
5 4 (5.63%) CCNA
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.82%) CCA
6 2 (2.82%) CCNP
6 2 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 33 (46.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Cisco
2 16 (22.54%) VMware
3 9 (12.68%) Citrix
4 4 (5.63%) Veeam
5 3 (4.23%) Nintex
5 3 (4.23%) Sophos
5 3 (4.23%) Symantec
6 2 (2.82%) arcserve
6 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 2 (2.82%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (2.82%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.82%) Google
6 2 (2.82%) Meraki
6 2 (2.82%) Sage
6 2 (2.82%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.82%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (1.41%) EMC
7 1 (1.41%) Lotus
7 1 (1.41%) NetApp
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