Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for Microsoft 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft 365 over the 6 months to 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft 365 (M365) formerly Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 365 8 4 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in North Wales 9.88% 8.70% 13.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.14% 12.90% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
10th Percentile £26,250 " £33,200
25th Percentile £28,313 £30,250 £35,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,250 £31,500 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.79% -14.86% -26.00%
75th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £42,500 " £50,000
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +29.31%

Microsoft 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 North Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 17.28% 67.39% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 20
10th Percentile £26,750 " £19,763
25th Percentile £29,000 £30,250 £24,719
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £42,500 £34,500
Median % change year-on-year -23.53% +23.19% -23.33%
75th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £39,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £44,125 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Microsoft 365
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing Microsoft 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft 365 in North Wales

Microsoft 365
Salary Trend in North Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft 365 in North Wales.

Salary trend for Microsoft 365 in North Wales

Microsoft 365
Salary Histogram in North Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft 365 in North Wales over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft 365 in North Wales

Microsoft 365
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 18 May 2021. 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
Denbighshire - 4 £28,750 -
Flintshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Microsoft 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft 365.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) CA
5 2 (25.00%) SAML
5 2 (25.00%) Nessus
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) OAuth
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) PaaS

Microsoft 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Server Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) OAuth
1 2 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
1 2 (25.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix