Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 65 90
Rank change year-on-year +10 +25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 28 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.39% 3.30% 1.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.90% 31.48% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 19
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22% -30.77%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £16,250
90th Percentile £40,006 £33,375 £28,350
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £39,000 £39,323
% change year-on-year - -0.82% -12.62%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 134 108 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 16.20% 10.48% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 122 91 99
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,829 £24,080 £18,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £55,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Staffordshire

Office 365
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Staffordshire

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Staffordshire

Office 365
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +2 13 £33,250 +13.68% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -10 6 £25,000 +25.00%
Stafford +11 2 £41,500 +56.60%
Lichfield +9 1 £26,500 - 1
Leek - 1 £25,000 -
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 4 (14.29%) VoIP
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco
9 4 (14.29%) Legal
9 4 (14.29%) VLAN
9 4 (14.29%) Web Design
9 4 (14.29%) Games
9 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (14.29%) Publishing
9 4 (14.29%) Social Media
9 4 (14.29%) Digital Media
9 4 (14.29%) Analytics

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Infor LN
1 1 (3.57%) Infor M3
1 1 (3.57%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.57%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) VLAN
2 4 (14.29%) VoIP
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) MPLS
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
4 2 (7.14%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Skype
4 2 (7.14%) SNMP
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) WLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) WebEx
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
2 4 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) IT Support
1 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Communications Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 4 (14.29%) Social Media
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Analytics
1 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (14.29%) Web Design
2 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (7.14%) Data Security
3 2 (7.14%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.57%) Presales
4 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) HNC
2 3 (10.71%) HND
2 3 (10.71%) MCITP
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Kaspersky
4 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Veeam
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) Epicor
5 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.57%) Genesys
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Infor
5 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.57%) Mitel
5 1 (3.57%) Sage
5 1 (3.57%) Sonus
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter