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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 91 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 9 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.66% 0.69% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.00% 16.28% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
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
90 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.58% 4.25% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 43 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
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 26 February 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 9 £23,000 -34.28%
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) MS Exchange
3 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 21 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (66.67%) Cisco
5 17 (62.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (59.26%) Firewall
6 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
8 12 (44.44%) Citrix
9 10 (37.04%) Terminal Services
9 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
10 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (25.93%) Lync
11 7 (25.93%) MS Office
11 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (22.22%) CCNA
13 5 (18.52%) McAfee
13 5 (18.52%) ITIL
13 5 (18.52%) Linux
13 5 (18.52%) SCCM
13 5 (18.52%) WSUS
13 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
13 5 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 22 (81.48%) MS Exchange
2 21 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (62.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (25.93%) Lync
6 5 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco IPT
General
1 3 (11.11%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
1 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
1 5 (18.52%) Product Management
1 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (11.11%) Line Management
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Coaching
3 1 (3.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) MCTS
3 2 (7.41%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.70%) VCP4
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) CCA
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) Terminal Services
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) XenApp
3 5 (18.52%) XenServer
3 5 (18.52%) vSphere
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 18 (66.67%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) McAfee
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Lotus
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) BT