Period
to 22 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 53 78
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 24 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.82% 3.12% 1.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.60% 27.87% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 19
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,000 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.82% -19.12% -10.53%
10th Percentile £23,600 £17,850 £21,150
90th Percentile £43,750 £34,550 £39,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 129 122 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 20.54% 11.20% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 123 100 123
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,800 £25,200 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £63,100
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +11 16 £40,000 +86.05% 3
Stafford +15 3 £38,000 - 1
Tamworth +8 1 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -1 1 - -
Cannock - 1 £25,000 -
Leek - 1 £25,000 - 1
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 15 (62.50%) DNS
4 15 (62.50%) DHCP
5 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (58.33%) SAN
5 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (58.33%) MCITP
5 14 (58.33%) VLAN
5 14 (58.33%) NAS
5 14 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (54.17%) Degree
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (54.17%) Information Security
6 13 (54.17%) MPLS
6 13 (54.17%) Kerberos
6 13 (54.17%) SNMP
6 13 (54.17%) WLAN
6 13 (54.17%) LDAP
7 12 (50.00%) Avaya
7 12 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery

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 18 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DHCP
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) NAS
2 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 14 (58.33%) VLAN
3 13 (54.17%) Kerberos
3 13 (54.17%) MPLS
3 13 (54.17%) SNMP
3 13 (54.17%) WLAN
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (54.17%) Information Security
3 12 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) Hardware Maintenance
7 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
7 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Network Management
7 1 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) MCITP
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (54.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Avaya
4 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Remedy