Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 98 129
Rank change year-on-year +72 +31 -20
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 104 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.25% 1.83% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.78% 20.51% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 101 39 13
South Wales median annual salary £31,500 £29,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.62% -12.12% +34.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £35,800
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £31,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +1.61% -6.06% +34.69%

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 299 195 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.84% 8.92% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 273 162 143
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £64,875 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Newport +46 64 £31,500 -37.00%
Cardiff +39 32 £31,250 +13.64% 3
Caerphilly +2 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
Office 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 84 (80.77%) Windows
2 68 (65.38%) VMware
3 64 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (60.58%) Microsoft
5 62 (59.62%) Windows Server
6 61 (58.65%) Hyper-V
7 60 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 57 (54.81%) Active Directory
9 54 (51.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 49 (47.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (39.42%) MS Exchange
12 40 (38.46%) ITIL
13 39 (37.50%) Citrix
14 36 (34.62%) XenApp
15 35 (33.65%) Windows 10
16 32 (30.77%) Windows 7
16 32 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
17 31 (29.81%) VirtualBox
17 31 (29.81%) Windows 8
18 22 (21.15%) SQL
19 21 (20.19%) MCSE
19 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (20.19%) SAN
20 18 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 18 (17.31%) CCA
20 18 (17.31%) Citrix Certification
21 17 (16.35%) XenDesktop
22 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
23 14 (13.46%) Project Management
24 11 (10.58%) DHCP

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 54 (51.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 41 (39.42%) MS Exchange
3 32 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.65%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.77%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.92%) IIS
8 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.96%) JBoss
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.96%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.88%) G Suite
3 3 (2.88%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.92%) IaaS
4 2 (1.92%) PaaS
5 1 (0.96%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.19%) SAN
2 11 (10.58%) DHCP
2 11 (10.58%) DNS
3 9 (8.65%) Firewall
3 9 (8.65%) LAN
3 9 (8.65%) WAN
4 7 (6.73%) Skype
5 6 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.92%) VPN
7 1 (0.96%) DMZ
7 1 (0.96%) HTTP
7 1 (0.96%) NAS
7 1 (0.96%) PBX
7 1 (0.96%) PSTN
7 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.88%) MS Access
3 2 (1.92%) DTS
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) GitLab
2 1 (0.96%) NMock
2 1 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.77%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Advertising
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Law
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) IT Engineer
2 26 (25.00%) IT Support
3 23 (22.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (20.19%) Support Engineer
5 20 (19.23%) IT Support Engineer
6 19 (18.27%) Consultant
7 18 (17.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 16 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Administrator
9 6 (5.77%) Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.85%) Unix Administrator
12 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 3 (2.88%) Project Engineer
12 3 (2.88%) Support Team Leader
12 3 (2.88%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) Web Services
2 2 (1.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.92%) ODBC
3 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.96%) jQuery
3 1 (0.96%) LESS
3 1 (0.96%) WCF
3 1 (0.96%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (2.88%) PKI
3 2 (1.92%) AS400
3 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.96%) EPoS
4 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.96%) Social Media
4 1 (0.96%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 84 (80.77%) Windows
2 64 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 62 (59.62%) Windows Server
4 49 (47.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (33.65%) Windows 10
6 32 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 31 (29.81%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.69%) Linux
9 7 (6.73%) Unix
10 6 (5.77%) AIX
11 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (3.85%) CentOS
13 3 (2.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) ITIL
2 14 (13.46%) Project Management
3 9 (8.65%) ERP
4 7 (6.73%) Problem Management
5 6 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.81%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (3.85%) CRM
7 4 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.85%) Scrum
8 3 (2.88%) Business Analysis
8 3 (2.88%) Change Control
8 3 (2.88%) Change Management
8 3 (2.88%) Coaching
8 3 (2.88%) Digital Transformation Strategy
8 3 (2.88%) Identity Management
8 3 (2.88%) PRINCE
9 2 (1.92%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.15%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) C
3 2 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) MCSE
1 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (17.31%) CCA
2 18 (17.31%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) CCNP
4 1 (0.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.96%) MCP
4 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 61 (58.65%) Hyper-V
2 60 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (54.81%) Active Directory
4 36 (34.62%) XenApp
5 31 (29.81%) VirtualBox
6 17 (16.35%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.85%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) SCOM
2 2 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.92%) WSUS
3 1 (0.96%) Ansible
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (65.38%) VMware
2 63 (60.58%) Microsoft
3 39 (37.50%) Citrix
4 10 (9.62%) Cisco
5 5 (4.81%) Dell
6 4 (3.85%) Google
6 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.88%) Splunk
8 2 (1.92%) McAfee
8 2 (1.92%) Sage
9 1 (0.96%) Apple
9 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.96%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.96%) NetApp
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle
9 1 (0.96%) SAP
9 1 (0.96%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.96%) Veeam