Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 41 80
Rank change year-on-year -1 +39 +55
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 82 80 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.62% 5.30% 2.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.33% 32.39% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 55
South Wales median annual salary £25,000 £31,825 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.45% +7.88% -10.61%
10th Percentile £20,275 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £41,625 £45,000 £46,250
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +1.56% -7.25%

Office 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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 300 247 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.58% 16.37% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 262 230 193
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,950 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 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 in South Wales.

Salary trend for Office 365 in South Wales

Office 365
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in South Wales

Office 365
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Cardiff +16 68 £25,000 -23.08% 3
Caerphilly +3 5 £25,000 -31.97%
Newport -17 5 £38,500 +22.22%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 -
Bridgend - 1 - - 1
Office 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Office 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 76 (92.68%) Windows
2 66 (80.49%) Active Directory
3 54 (65.85%) Microsoft
4 41 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 40 (48.78%) Microsoft Office
5 40 (48.78%) LAN
6 39 (47.56%) Windows 7
7 32 (39.02%) Firewall
8 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (30.49%) VMware
10 24 (29.27%) Hyper-V
11 23 (28.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 23 (28.05%) ADSL
11 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
12 19 (23.17%) Windows 10
13 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (20.73%) SLA
14 17 (20.73%) Customer Engagement
15 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (19.51%) DNS
16 15 (18.29%) DHCP
17 14 (17.07%) WAN
18 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
20 11 (13.41%) Terminal Services
20 11 (13.41%) SAN
20 11 (13.41%) ITIL
21 10 (12.20%) WLAN
21 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
22 9 (10.98%) Manufacturing

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 23 (28.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.44%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (48.78%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.22%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.22%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.78%) LAN
2 32 (39.02%) Firewall
3 23 (28.05%) ADSL
4 16 (19.51%) DNS
5 15 (18.29%) DHCP
6 14 (17.07%) WAN
7 11 (13.41%) SAN
8 10 (12.20%) WLAN
9 7 (8.54%) Wireless
10 5 (6.10%) Network Security
11 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (2.44%) HTTP
12 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
12 2 (2.44%) Internet
12 2 (2.44%) IPv4
12 2 (2.44%) VLAN
12 2 (2.44%) VoIP
13 1 (1.22%) DMZ
13 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.44%) DB2
2 2 (2.44%) Power BI
2 2 (2.44%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.44%) SAS EBI
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (10.98%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.10%) Automotive
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Finance
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Support Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) IT Support
3 18 (21.95%) Analyst
4 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) IT Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Desktop Support
7 10 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (10.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Support Analyst
9 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (8.54%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) IT Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Service Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) jQuery
3 2 (2.44%) JSON
3 2 (2.44%) WCF
3 2 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
1 7 (8.54%) Replication
1 7 (8.54%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.10%) PKI
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (92.68%) Windows
2 41 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 39 (47.56%) Windows 7
4 30 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (23.17%) Windows 10
6 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.22%) Android
9 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (20.73%) Customer Engagement
3 11 (13.41%) ITIL
4 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (9.76%) Break/Fix
6 5 (6.10%) DevOps
6 5 (6.10%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (6.10%) Patch Management
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.10%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.88%) CRM
7 4 (4.88%) ERP
7 4 (4.88%) Migration
8 3 (3.66%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (2.44%) Analytics
9 2 (2.44%) ETL Development
9 2 (2.44%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.10%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) C#
4 2 (2.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (2.44%) VBA
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) MCSA
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (80.49%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.27%) Hyper-V
3 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (13.41%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) SCCM
1 6 (7.32%) SCOM
2 5 (6.10%) SCOrch
3 4 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Grafana
4 1 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 54 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.49%) VMware
3 9 (10.98%) Cisco
3 9 (10.98%) HP
3 9 (10.98%) Veeam
4 5 (6.10%) Apple
5 3 (3.66%) Google
5 3 (3.66%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (2.44%) Draytek
6 2 (2.44%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle
6 2 (2.44%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.22%) Dell
7 1 (1.22%) Freshdesk
7 1 (1.22%) McAfee
7 1 (1.22%) Meraki
7 1 (1.22%) Mitel
7 1 (1.22%) Sage
7 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds