Period
to 18 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 76 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 +11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 28 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.54% 2.21% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.33% 17.24% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 16
Staffordshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -14.47% +4.11%
10th Percentile £17,925 £21,250 £18,000
90th Percentile £34,250 £35,900 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -19.05%

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 120 145 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.88% 12.82% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 98 123 73
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +29.03% -11.43%
10th Percentile £24,600 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,750 £65,000 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -6.43%

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 January 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 January 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
Lichfield - 9 £27,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +21 6 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +7 5 £27,500 -19.12% 1
Stafford +3 4 £22,500 - 1
Tamworth -6 2 £31,250 -16.67% 3
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (39.29%) VLAN
4 11 (39.29%) SAN
4 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (28.57%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (28.57%) MCSA
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
6 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (21.43%) NAS
8 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) CCNA
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification

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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) SAN
1 11 (39.29%) VLAN
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 7 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (21.43%) NAS
5 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) VoIP
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) Skype
8 2 (7.14%) DHCP
8 2 (7.14%) SSH
9 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
9 1 (3.57%) LDAP
9 1 (3.57%) MPLS
9 1 (3.57%) SNMP
9 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Administrator
2 6 (21.43%) IT Support
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Support
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Technician
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Fintech
4 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) Unix
7 2 (7.14%) CentOS
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
3 5 (17.86%) Case Management
3 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 5 (17.86%) Contract Management
3 5 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.14%) Expense Management
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (3.57%) Data Privacy
7 1 (3.57%) PDM
7 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) MCSA
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) CCNA
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.29%) CCENT
3 4 (14.29%) MCP
3 4 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) Squid
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) BT
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp