The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / South West
Rank 128 150 181
Rank change year-on-year +22 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 106 102 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.11% 1.75% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.12% 21.66% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 41
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.78% -24.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £44,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  

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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 701 471 329
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 13.98% 8.07% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 589 424 261
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the South West

Office 365
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Bristol +6 29 £28,750 +4.54% 8
Wiltshire +21 27 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Dorset +19 17 £21,000 -22.58% 3
Cornwall +5 12 £18,500 +8.82%
Devon +2 10 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Gloucestershire +11 7 £23,500 -27.69% 3
Somerset -11 6 £19,000 -51.28% 3
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 154 (76.24%) Microsoft
2 152 (75.25%) Windows
3 118 (58.42%) Active Directory
4 87 (43.07%) MS Excel
4 87 (43.07%) VMware
5 86 (42.57%) Windows Server
6 79 (39.11%) MS Exchange
7 70 (34.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 61 (30.20%) Firewall
9 51 (25.25%) ITIL
10 48 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 47 (23.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (20.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 41 (20.30%) Cisco
13 40 (19.80%) MS Office
14 38 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 38 (18.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 36 (17.82%) SAN
15 36 (17.82%) SLA
15 36 (17.82%) Citrix
16 32 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 28 (13.86%) XenApp
17 28 (13.86%) SharePoint
18 27 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (12.87%) Driving Licence
19 26 (12.87%) TCP/IP
20 25 (12.38%) MCSE
20 25 (12.38%) Hyper-V
21 23 (11.39%) XenDesktop
21 23 (11.39%) Skype for Business

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 79 (39.11%) MS Exchange
2 48 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (13.86%) SharePoint
4 27 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (11.39%) Skype for Business
6 22 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (2.97%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.98%) IIS
9 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.99%) SAS
11 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 87 (43.07%) MS Excel
2 40 (19.80%) MS Office
3 5 (2.48%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.50%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.44%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (2.48%) IaaS
5 3 (1.49%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.99%) PaaS
6 2 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 61 (30.20%) Firewall
2 36 (17.82%) SAN
3 26 (12.87%) TCP/IP
4 22 (10.89%) DNS
5 21 (10.40%) VPN
6 19 (9.41%) Skype
7 18 (8.91%) LAN
8 17 (8.42%) Unified Communications
9 16 (7.92%) DHCP
10 15 (7.43%) VoIP
10 15 (7.43%) WAN
11 13 (6.44%) Wireless
12 9 (4.46%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (4.46%) VLAN
13 8 (3.96%) PBX
14 6 (2.97%) Internet
14 6 (2.97%) MPLS
15 4 (1.98%) POP3
15 4 (1.98%) SMTP
16 3 (1.49%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.99%) Big Data
4 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.50%) MSI
General
1 20 (9.90%) Finance
2 10 (4.95%) Advertising
2 10 (4.95%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.49%) French Language
4 3 (1.49%) Retail
5 2 (0.99%) Front Office
5 2 (0.99%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.99%) Marketing
5 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (29.21%) Support Engineer
2 40 (19.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 39 (19.31%) 3rd Line Support
4 35 (17.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 23 (11.39%) Analyst
6 20 (9.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 18 (8.91%) Support Analyst
8 17 (8.42%) 1st Line Support
9 16 (7.92%) IT Support
10 13 (6.44%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (6.44%) IT Engineer
11 12 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (5.94%) IT Manager
12 11 (5.45%) Consultant
12 11 (5.45%) Service Desk Engineer
13 10 (4.95%) 1st Line Engineer
14 9 (4.46%) 1st Line Support Engineer
14 9 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 7 (3.47%) Team Leader
16 6 (2.97%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.48%) .NET
1 5 (2.48%) CSS
1 5 (2.48%) HTML
2 4 (1.98%) EDI
2 4 (1.98%) Web Services
3 3 (1.49%) CSS3
3 3 (1.49%) HTML5
3 3 (1.49%) jQuery
3 3 (1.49%) RESTful
3 3 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.99%) WCF
5 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) Driving Licence
2 12 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.47%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.97%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.48%) AS400
5 5 (2.48%) Clustering
5 5 (2.48%) User Experience
6 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.49%) Replication
7 2 (0.99%) CCTV
7 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 152 (75.25%) Windows
2 86 (42.57%) Windows Server
3 70 (34.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (23.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (18.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (10.89%) Windows 10
6 22 (10.89%) Windows 7
7 15 (7.43%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.98%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.98%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.49%) Linux
10 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.25%) ITIL
2 14 (6.93%) Service Delivery
3 11 (5.45%) Mentoring
4 10 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (3.96%) Problem Management
6 7 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (3.47%) People Management
6 7 (3.47%) Presales
6 7 (3.47%) SDLC
6 7 (3.47%) Service Management
7 6 (2.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (2.97%) ERP
7 6 (2.97%) High Availability
7 6 (2.97%) ITSM
7 6 (2.97%) Migration
7 6 (2.97%) Operations Management
7 6 (2.97%) Software Deployment
8 5 (2.48%) Coaching
8 5 (2.48%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.42%) SQL
2 9 (4.46%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.47%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.48%) C#
5 4 (1.98%) C++
6 3 (1.49%) Java
7 2 (0.99%) VB
7 2 (0.99%) VBA
7 2 (0.99%) VBScript
8 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (18.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.38%) MCSE
3 23 (11.39%) MCSA
4 20 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (9.41%) CCNA
5 19 (9.41%) MCP
6 14 (6.93%) Degree
7 12 (5.94%) Security Cleared
8 10 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (3.47%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.97%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.98%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.99%) CCNP
13 2 (0.99%) MCITP
13 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.50%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (17.82%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 118 (58.42%) Active Directory
2 32 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (13.86%) XenApp
4 25 (12.38%) Hyper-V
5 23 (11.39%) XenDesktop
6 9 (4.46%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.48%) vSphere
8 4 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.99%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.99%) XenServer
11 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (10.40%) SCCM
2 10 (4.95%) SCOM
3 6 (2.97%) WSUS
4 4 (1.98%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.98%) HP SIM
4 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.98%) OpenView
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.99%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.99%) Malwarebytes
6 2 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.50%) Iperf
7 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 154 (76.24%) Microsoft
2 87 (43.07%) VMware
3 41 (20.30%) Cisco
4 36 (17.82%) Citrix
5 19 (9.41%) HP
6 15 (7.43%) Veeam
7 9 (4.46%) Dell
8 7 (3.47%) Riverbed
9 6 (2.97%) Apple
9 6 (2.97%) Infor
9 6 (2.97%) Lotus
9 6 (2.97%) SonicWALL
9 6 (2.97%) Sophos
9 6 (2.97%) WatchGuard
10 5 (2.48%) Avaya
10 5 (2.48%) Juniper
10 5 (2.48%) NETGEAR
11 4 (1.98%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.49%) Draytek
12 3 (1.49%) Meru Networks
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Talent International
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath
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Salary: £20,677 - £27,780 + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 5k Bonus, Pension, Car
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Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
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Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £41,709 to £46,925 per annum
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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