Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 79 84
Rank change year-on-year +28 +5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 29 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.94% 1.99% 2.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.17% 20.69% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 21
Staffordshire median annual salary £34,125 £26,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.77% +17.78% -10.89%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,816 £16,250
90th Percentile £40,150 £32,900 £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,323
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.64% -7.48%

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 137 116 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 18.61% 9.63% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 130 94 122
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% -12.19% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,754 £24,400 £21,375
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,765
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.46% +6.91%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +8 19 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 - -
Stafford +18 2 £41,500 +61.17% 2
Tamworth +11 1 £22,500 -28.00%
Leek - 1 £25,000 -
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) VMware
4 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
5 11 (37.93%) DNS
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (34.48%) DHCP
7 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 9 (31.03%) MCITP
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (27.59%) NAS
8 8 (27.59%) VLAN
8 8 (27.59%) SAN
8 8 (27.59%) MPLS
8 8 (27.59%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (24.14%) Avaya
9 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
9 7 (24.14%) SNMP
9 7 (24.14%) WLAN
9 7 (24.14%) LDAP
9 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
9 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) Degree
9 7 (24.14%) Information Security
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Infor LN
1 1 (3.45%) Infor M3
1 1 (3.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) DHCP
3 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 8 (27.59%) MPLS
4 8 (27.59%) NAS
4 8 (27.59%) SAN
4 8 (27.59%) VLAN
5 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
5 7 (24.14%) SNMP
5 7 (24.14%) WLAN
6 4 (13.79%) VoIP
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) Skype
7 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.90%) WAN
8 1 (3.45%) Intranet
8 1 (3.45%) WebEx
8 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) IT Support
1 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.90%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Support
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (24.14%) Information Security
2 7 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Data Security
6 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) High Availability
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) MCITP
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) MCSE
5 3 (10.34%) HNC
5 3 (10.34%) HND
6 2 (6.90%) MCSA
7 1 (3.45%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.90%) XenServer
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) Avaya
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.90%) Kaspersky
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Epicor
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Infor
5 1 (3.45%) Mitel
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) Sonus
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter
5 1 (3.45%) Virgin Media