The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 76 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 21 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% 1.01% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.80% 11.88% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 4
Average salary £18,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.18% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £26,400 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +5.88%
Office 365
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
118 101 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.09% 8.47% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 116 86 37
Average salary £38,000 £38,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Office 365
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 across the South Wales region.

Office 365 Salary Trend in South Wales

Office 365
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in South Wales

Office 365
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 11 £18,000 -
Cardiff -5 5 £24,500 -23.43%
Newport - 2 £30,500 -
Monmouthshire - 2 £32,500 -
Glamorgan +2 1 £18,000 -
Office 365
Wales

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365.

1 24 (85.71%) Windows
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 23 (82.14%) MS Exchange
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) MS Office
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco
6 12 (42.86%) Firewall
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (35.71%) VMware
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
10 8 (28.57%) Linux
10 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (21.43%) NAS
12 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (21.43%) Internet
12 6 (21.43%) DNS
12 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (21.43%) Mac OS X
12 6 (21.43%) Sage
13 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 4 (14.29%) ITIL
14 4 (14.29%) SAN
15 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (10.71%) Degree
15 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (82.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Office
2 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 6 (21.43%) NAS
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) FTP
5 2 (7.14%) VLAN
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) IT Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) IT Support
1 11 (39.29%) IT Support Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
1 2 (7.14%) VLE
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Mac OS X
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Coaching
3 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 2 (7.14%) MCITP
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Sage
5 2 (7.14%) Avaya
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Veeam