The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 90 80 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 15 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 1.40% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.42% 26.56% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 7
Average salary £53,500 £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.85% +62.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Office 365
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
144 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.34% 5.26% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 114 59 27
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £56,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Office 365
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Office 365 Salary Trend in Wales

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Office 365 Salary Histogram in Wales

Office 365
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
South Wales -13 14 £46,750 +33.57% 2
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 16 (61.54%) Lync
5 14 (53.85%) Citrix
6 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (42.31%) MS Office
7 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (38.46%) SCCM
8 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
9 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
9 9 (34.62%) XenApp
10 8 (30.77%) ITIL
10 8 (30.77%) Cisco
11 7 (26.92%) Terminal Services
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (23.08%) McAfee
12 6 (23.08%) Firewall
12 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (23.08%) WSUS
13 5 (19.23%) Clustering
13 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
13 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
13 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (19.23%) SAN

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 16 (61.54%) Lync
2 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Office
2 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Mimecast
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 3 (11.54%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Project Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Product Management
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
2 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) ITSM
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) Business Development
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
5 1 (3.85%) People Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCTS
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 9 (34.62%) XenApp
4 7 (26.92%) Terminal Services
5 5 (19.23%) vSphere
6 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
7 3 (11.54%) XenServer
8 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) WSUS
3 4 (15.38%) SCOM
4 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) McAfee
6 4 (15.38%) HP
6 4 (15.38%) Dell
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) Computacenter
6 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Lotus
7 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) BT
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