The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 37 71 64
Rank change year-on-year +34 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 30 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.45% 1.00% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 20.59% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 2
Median salary £33,250 £24,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% +13.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,700 £22,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 90 34 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 16.36% 4.86% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 84 33 33
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £49,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Cardiff

Office 365
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Cardiff

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Cardiff

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) VMware
3 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
4 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
5 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
6 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
7 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (45.95%) MCSE
7 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (43.24%) Firewall
9 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
11 13 (35.14%) SAN
12 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (32.43%) CCNA
12 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
12 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
13 10 (27.03%) Cisco
13 10 (27.03%) Apple
13 10 (27.03%) Dell
14 9 (24.32%) SLA
14 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (21.62%) LAN
15 8 (21.62%) Linux
15 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
16 6 (16.22%) Veeam

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) SAN
3 8 (21.62%) LAN
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 5 (13.51%) Wireless
5 4 (10.81%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.11%) VPN
7 2 (5.41%) ADSL
7 2 (5.41%) DHCP
7 2 (5.41%) NAS
7 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) MS Access
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Manager
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (2.70%) Business Information Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Business Systems Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Fintech
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Linux
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
7 4 (10.81%) Unix
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Information Security
3 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) CRM
4 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile First
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) CAD
5 1 (2.70%) ERP
5 1 (2.70%) People Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) MCSE
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCNA
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (13.51%) CCA
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCITP
6 1 (2.70%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.70%) RHCE
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
3 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Apple
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco
3 10 (27.03%) Dell
4 6 (16.22%) Veeam
5 5 (13.51%) Citrix
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle
7 3 (8.11%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.41%) Aastra
8 2 (5.41%) Avaya
8 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic