Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 44 47
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 22 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.31% 0.36% 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.40% 3.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 6
Chester median annual salary £40,000 - £27,000
10th Percentile £20,000 - £20,250
90th Percentile £52,500 - £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £31,750 £24,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +29.59% -9.26% -36.47%

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

All Cloud Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 94 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 22.71% 9.29% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 88 23 24
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,250 £63,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +22.45% +5.00% -12.50%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Chester

Office 365
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Chester

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Chester over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (36.36%) SaaS
4 8 (36.36%) PaaS
4 8 (36.36%) IaaS
4 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 8 (36.36%) MCSE
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (36.36%) Break/Fix
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) WLAN
6 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) VPN
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 4 (18.18%) Identity Management

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (36.36%) IaaS
2 8 (36.36%) PaaS
2 8 (36.36%) SaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
1 6 (27.27%) WLAN
2 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) Intranet
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Cloud Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Break/Fix
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCSE
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Veeam
3 2 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) VMware