Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 37 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 18 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.77% 2.34% 1.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.65% 20.59% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 6
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £31,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +29.90% -11.82%
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,800 £20,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,625 £28,000
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -20.59%

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 102 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 32.69% 11.37% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 93 32 43
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,875 £44,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (44.44%) MCSE
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (44.44%) SaaS
4 8 (44.44%) PaaS
4 8 (44.44%) IaaS
4 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (44.44%) DevOps
4 8 (44.44%) Break/Fix
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (27.78%) LAN
6 5 (27.78%) WLAN
6 5 (27.78%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 4 (22.22%) Veeam
7 4 (22.22%) PowerShell

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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (44.44%) IaaS
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (44.44%) PaaS
1 8 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) WLAN
3 4 (22.22%) Network Security
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Break/Fix
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps
1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MCSE
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Veeam