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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 78 91
Rank change year-on-year +37 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 48 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.58% 1.70% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.10% 19.27% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 20 4
Median salary £35,000 £23,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.93% -39.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £55,000
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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 126 109 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 14.65% 8.84% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 117 105 86
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -11.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +31 30 £33,250 +35.71%
Newport +12 13 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Caerphilly - 4 £25,750 -
Gwent - 1 £40,500 -
Office 365
Wales

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 52 (75.36%) VMware
3 45 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 40 (57.97%) Active Directory
5 39 (56.52%) Hyper-V
6 37 (53.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (53.62%) MCSE
6 37 (53.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (49.28%) Windows Server
9 29 (42.03%) MS Excel
10 28 (40.58%) SAN
11 22 (31.88%) Firewall
12 21 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (27.54%) Citrix
13 19 (27.54%) MS Exchange
13 19 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
14 18 (26.09%) CCA
14 18 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
15 17 (24.64%) XenApp
15 17 (24.64%) LAN
16 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (21.74%) Cisco
18 13 (18.84%) SLA
18 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
18 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
19 12 (17.39%) CCNA
19 12 (17.39%) WAN

Office 365
Top Related 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 19 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (27.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.35%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (42.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.59%) IaaS
2 8 (11.59%) PaaS
3 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.25%) SaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.90%) G Suite
6 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (40.58%) SAN
2 22 (31.88%) Firewall
3 17 (24.64%) LAN
4 12 (17.39%) WAN
5 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 8 (11.59%) VPN
7 6 (8.70%) DNS
8 5 (7.25%) IPsec
8 5 (7.25%) SSL
8 5 (7.25%) Wireless
9 4 (5.80%) NAS
10 3 (4.35%) DHCP
10 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.35%) VLAN
11 2 (2.90%) ADSL
11 2 (2.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.45%) MS Access
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Consultant
2 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (14.49%) IT Manager
4 9 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Help Desk Manager
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Manager
9 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) Fintech
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (92.75%) Windows
2 37 (53.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 34 (49.28%) Windows Server
4 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (17.39%) Linux
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.70%) Unix
7 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.25%) Mac OS X
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) ITIL
2 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (5.80%) Information Security
2 4 (5.80%) Migration
2 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (4.35%) ERP
3 3 (4.35%) IT Strategy
3 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.35%) Project Management
3 3 (4.35%) Service Management
4 2 (2.90%) Change Management
4 2 (2.90%) Coaching
4 2 (2.90%) CRM
4 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile First
4 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (2.90%) Release Management
4 2 (2.90%) SOA
4 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (53.62%) MCSE
1 37 (53.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (26.09%) CCA
3 18 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (17.39%) CCNA
6 9 (13.04%) MCSA
7 8 (11.59%) Degree
8 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.90%) MCITP
9 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.45%) CCNP
10 1 (1.45%) MCP
10 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.45%) RHCE
10 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (57.97%) Active Directory
2 39 (56.52%) Hyper-V
3 36 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (24.64%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.90%) vSphere
7 2 (2.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.90%) vRealize
3 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (75.36%) VMware
2 45 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.54%) Citrix
4 15 (21.74%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) Apple
5 10 (14.49%) Dell
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle
6 7 (10.14%) Veeam
7 3 (4.35%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.90%) Aastra
8 2 (2.90%) Avaya
8 2 (2.90%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.90%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.90%) Google
9 1 (1.45%) Acronis
9 1 (1.45%) arcserve
9 1 (1.45%) SAP
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago