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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 114 184
Rank change year-on-year +5 +70  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 144 140 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.75% 2.71% 1.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.07% 26.07% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 119 127 52
Median salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.43% -5.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £21,950 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £46,050 £55,000
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 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 797 537 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.24% 10.40% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 677 449 345
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 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 25 June 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 25 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
Wiltshire -9 28 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Somerset -2 26 £39,000 +40.29% 3
Bristol -20 23 £28,000 -13.84% 6
Gloucestershire +11 22 £26,500 -21.48% 3
Dorset +6 18 £33,000 +9.09% 5
Devon +14 12 £31,250 +8.69% 1
Cornwall -12 12 £18,500 -22.91%
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 188 (73.44%) Windows
2 174 (67.97%) Microsoft
3 142 (55.47%) Active Directory
4 119 (46.48%) VMware
5 110 (42.97%) Windows Server
6 83 (32.42%) MS Exchange
7 78 (30.47%) Firewall
8 72 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 62 (24.22%) Microsoft Office
10 60 (23.44%) ITIL
11 57 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 53 (20.70%) Cisco
14 50 (19.53%) Hyper-V
15 48 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 47 (18.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 45 (17.58%) SharePoint
18 38 (14.84%) Windows 10
19 37 (14.45%) Driving Licence
19 37 (14.45%) SAN
20 35 (13.67%) Citrix
20 35 (13.67%) SQL Server
20 35 (13.67%) SQL
21 33 (12.89%) MCP
22 32 (12.50%) MCSE
22 32 (12.50%) TCP/IP
22 32 (12.50%) DNS
22 32 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
22 32 (12.50%) Windows 7
23 31 (12.11%) VPN

Office 365
Co-occurring 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 83 (32.42%) MS Exchange
2 45 (17.58%) SharePoint
3 29 (11.33%) Skype for Business
4 28 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.34%) IBM Domino
8 6 (2.34%) IIS
9 5 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.95%) SAS
9 5 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.56%) Confluence
10 4 (1.56%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.78%) CMS
12 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 62 (24.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.95%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.78%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 72 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (10.55%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 11 (4.30%) SaaS
4 8 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.34%) IaaS
6 5 (1.95%) PaaS
7 3 (1.17%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 78 (30.47%) Firewall
2 37 (14.45%) SAN
3 32 (12.50%) DNS
3 32 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 31 (12.11%) DHCP
4 31 (12.11%) VPN
5 30 (11.72%) LAN
6 28 (10.94%) WAN
7 27 (10.55%) VoIP
8 18 (7.03%) PBX
8 18 (7.03%) Skype
9 12 (4.69%) Unified Communications
10 9 (3.52%) iSCSI
11 8 (3.13%) NAS
12 6 (2.34%) Intranet
12 6 (2.34%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (2.34%) VLAN
12 6 (2.34%) Wireless
13 5 (1.95%) Internet
13 5 (1.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.17%) Big Data
4 3 (1.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.39%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.34%) Bitbucket
1 6 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.95%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.56%) JIRA
3 4 (1.56%) Subversion
3 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.39%) MSI
4 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (8.98%) Advertising
2 22 (8.59%) Finance
3 8 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.13%) Publishing
3 8 (3.13%) Retail
4 7 (2.73%) Marketing
5 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) French Language
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (24.22%) Support Engineer
2 35 (13.67%) Analyst
3 29 (11.33%) Consultant
4 27 (10.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 27 (10.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 25 (9.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 24 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 21 (8.20%) 1st Line Support
7 21 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.42%) Service Desk Engineer
9 18 (7.03%) IT Support
9 18 (7.03%) Service Analyst
9 18 (7.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 17 (6.64%) 1st Line Engineer
11 16 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 15 (5.86%) IT Engineer
13 12 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (4.69%) SharePoint Consultant
14 11 (4.30%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.86%) .NET
2 13 (5.08%) CSS
2 13 (5.08%) HTML
3 8 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.13%) jQuery
4 7 (2.73%) Web Services
5 4 (1.56%) Ajax
5 4 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.56%) Lambda Expressions
5 4 (1.56%) LINQ
5 4 (1.56%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (1.56%) SignalR
5 4 (1.56%) StructureMap
5 4 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.78%) EDI
6 2 (0.78%) JSON
6 2 (0.78%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.45%) Driving Licence
2 9 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.73%) Blackberry
3 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.34%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.34%) Learning Management System
4 6 (2.34%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.95%) AS400
5 5 (1.95%) EPoS
6 4 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.56%) Social Media
6 4 (1.56%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.78%) Clustering
8 2 (0.78%) iPad
8 2 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 188 (73.44%) Windows
2 110 (42.97%) Windows Server
3 57 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (14.84%) Windows 10
6 32 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 32 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (8.20%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.91%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.13%) Linux
10 5 (1.95%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.95%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.56%) Android
12 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.78%) Unix
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (23.44%) ITIL
2 16 (6.25%) Migration
3 14 (5.47%) Service Delivery
4 12 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (4.30%) People Management
6 10 (3.91%) Data Protection
7 9 (3.52%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (3.52%) Metadata Management
7 9 (3.52%) Presales
7 9 (3.52%) Project Management
7 9 (3.52%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (3.13%) Information Architecture
8 8 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 7 (2.73%) CRM
9 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (2.73%) High Availability
9 7 (2.73%) SDLC
9 7 (2.73%) Service Management
10 6 (2.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.67%) SQL
2 25 (9.77%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.64%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.30%) C#
5 6 (2.34%) Java
6 4 (1.56%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.56%) VBA
7 2 (0.78%) C++
7 2 (0.78%) VB
7 2 (0.78%) VBScript
8 1 (0.39%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (18.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.89%) MCP
3 32 (12.50%) MCSE
4 29 (11.33%) MCSA
5 22 (8.59%) Degree
6 15 (5.86%) A+ Certification
7 13 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (5.08%) Network+ Certification
8 12 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (4.30%) CCNA
10 10 (3.91%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (1.95%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.56%) MCITP
15 3 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (1.17%) CCA
15 3 (1.17%) CCEA
15 3 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.77%) SLA
System Software
1 142 (55.47%) Active Directory
2 56 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (19.53%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.64%) XenApp
5 16 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 15 (5.86%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (2.73%) vSphere
9 2 (0.78%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.78%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.78%) XenServer
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (11.33%) SCCM
2 9 (3.52%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (3.13%) WSUS
4 6 (2.34%) SCOM
5 5 (1.95%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.17%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.78%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.78%) Malwarebytes
7 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.78%) SCSM
7 2 (0.78%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.39%) Iperf
8 1 (0.39%) MobiControl
8 1 (0.39%) Nagios
8 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 174 (67.97%) Microsoft
2 119 (46.48%) VMware
3 53 (20.70%) Cisco
4 35 (13.67%) Citrix
5 30 (11.72%) HP
6 18 (7.03%) Dell
6 18 (7.03%) WatchGuard
7 17 (6.64%) Veeam
8 11 (4.30%) Lotus
9 10 (3.91%) SonicWALL
10 9 (3.52%) Apple
10 9 (3.52%) EqualLogic
11 8 (3.13%) Nintex
12 7 (2.73%) NETGEAR
13 6 (2.34%) IBM
14 5 (1.95%) Avaya
14 5 (1.95%) Infor
14 5 (1.95%) NetApp
14 5 (1.95%) Riverbed
14 5 (1.95%) Sophos
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SoCode Limited
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
First Solution
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Grafham Walbancke
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + training & benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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