Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 37 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 11 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.82% 3.67% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 26.19% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 4
Chester median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +29.90% -10.19%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,750 £20,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £45,625 £28,000
Cheshire median annual salary £31,036 £30,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +17.65% -23.88%

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 99 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 34.38% 14.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 93 38 50
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £56,375 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) NHS
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) Data Security
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WLAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Publishing
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) WebEx
6 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) Tech Ops

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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) WebEx
2 2 (18.18%) WLAN
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Security
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Tech Ops
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) DNA
3 1 (9.09%) Server Management
3 1 (9.09%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Webmin
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (9.09%) VMware