Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 68 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 30 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.28% 2.93% 1.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 29.29% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 18
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £18,750 £19,000 £16,250
90th Percentile £40,500 £55,750 £37,475
West Midlands median annual salary £37,192 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.02% -5.88% -15.00%

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 135 99 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 14.75% 10.01% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 118 80 98
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -
10th Percentile £23,548 £21,125 £18,750
90th Percentile £59,125 £55,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -6 8 £32,500 +12.07% 2
Stafford +12 6 £41,500 +56.60% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -7 6 £25,000 +25.00% 1
Lichfield - 3 £26,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £19,500 - 3
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) DNS
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) SQL
10 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
10 5 (16.67%) VLAN
10 5 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.33%) User Experience
11 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
11 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
11 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
11 4 (13.33%) Retail
11 4 (13.33%) Games
11 4 (13.33%) VMware

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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) VLAN
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
4 3 (10.00%) Skype
4 3 (10.00%) SSH
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (6.67%) VoIP
5 2 (6.67%) WLAN
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.33%) Intranet
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Publishing
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Security Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Cloud Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Communications Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (13.33%) Social Media
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Fintech
3 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.67%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) CentOS
6 4 (13.33%) Unix
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Analytics
1 4 (13.33%) Web Design
2 3 (10.00%) Expense Management
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.67%) Data Security
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.33%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.33%) Presales
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (13.33%) MCSA
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) CCENT
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) HNC
5 1 (3.33%) HND
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) Squid
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) BT
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Genesys
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (3.33%) Mitel
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Sonus
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) Virgin Media