Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 67 81
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 32 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.13% 2.71% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.40% 22.81% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 15
Staffordshire median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -21.05% +52.00%
10th Percentile £17,400 £20,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £34,250 £35,600 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -10.56% -14.29%

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 126 114 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.34% 11.90% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 105 100 72
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +19.40% +8.06%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,475 £52,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +2.41%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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
Stafford +17 6 - -
Stoke-on-Trent +4 6 £25,250 -9.82% 3
Lichfield - 6 £33,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent -1 5 £27,500 -20.29% 1
Tamworth - 2 £23,500 - 7
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
5 12 (37.50%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) SAN
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) SQL
7 10 (31.25%) VLAN
7 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
8 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 9 (28.13%) DNS
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (21.88%) NAS
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
11 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (18.75%) Retail
11 6 (18.75%) Atlassian
11 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
11 6 (18.75%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) MCSA

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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) VLAN
2 10 (31.25%) VPN
3 9 (28.13%) DNS
4 7 (21.88%) NAS
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) SSH
5 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.63%) WAN
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.38%) DHCP
7 3 (9.38%) Skype
8 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
8 2 (6.25%) MPLS
8 2 (6.25%) SNMP
8 2 (6.25%) VoIP
8 2 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) IT Support
3 7 (21.88%) Systems Support
4 6 (18.75%) Cloud Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Security Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) IT Technician
7 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
2 5 (15.63%) Fintech
2 5 (15.63%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Unix
7 5 (15.63%) CentOS
7 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
8 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
3 5 (15.63%) Case Management
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Contract Management
3 5 (15.63%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) Expense Management
3 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) ERP
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) MCSA
3 4 (12.50%) CCENT
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) MCP
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
4 3 (9.38%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) Squid
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Atlassian
4 5 (15.63%) BT
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya