Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 28 92
Rank change year-on-year -9 +64 +50
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 91 86 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.79% 6.39% 2.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.84% 35.25% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 88 84 49
South Wales median annual salary £26,000 £31,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.46% +8.62% -12.12%
10th Percentile £21,425 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £44,450
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.61% -6.06%

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 339 244 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.56% 18.13% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 301 228 181
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 78 £26,000 -20.00% 5
Newport -25 8 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Caerphilly +3 4 £23,000 -34.29%
Bridgend - 1 - - 2
Office 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 77 (84.62%) Windows
2 67 (73.63%) Active Directory
3 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 42 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 39 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 34 (37.36%) Microsoft Office
7 33 (36.26%) LAN
8 32 (35.16%) VMware
9 30 (32.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (29.67%) Windows 10
11 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
12 23 (25.27%) Firewall
12 23 (25.27%) MS Exchange
12 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 18 (19.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (19.78%) WAN
16 17 (18.68%) DNS
17 16 (17.58%) DHCP
18 15 (16.48%) ADSL
18 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (15.38%) SLA
19 14 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
20 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (13.19%) SQL
21 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
22 11 (12.09%) Veeam
22 11 (12.09%) Citrix
23 10 (10.99%) SAN

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 (25.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.40%) SAS
4 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (37.36%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.59%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.10%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.10%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.59%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (4.40%) SaaS
5 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.26%) LAN
2 23 (25.27%) Firewall
3 18 (19.78%) WAN
4 17 (18.68%) DNS
5 16 (17.58%) DHCP
6 15 (16.48%) ADSL
7 10 (10.99%) SAN
8 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
8 9 (9.89%) VoIP
9 7 (7.69%) WLAN
10 6 (6.59%) Network Security
11 4 (4.40%) HTTP
11 4 (4.40%) HTTPS
11 4 (4.40%) Skype
12 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (2.20%) Internet
13 2 (2.20%) IPv4
13 2 (2.20%) VLAN
13 2 (2.20%) VSAN
13 2 (2.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Power BI
3 4 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.40%) DB2
3 4 (4.40%) PowerPivot
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.40%) SAS EBI
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Selenium
1 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
1 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (8.79%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
4 2 (2.20%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
1 24 (26.37%) Support Engineer
2 22 (24.18%) IT Support
3 14 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) IT Analyst
4 12 (13.19%) IT Support Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (10.99%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) IT Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Service Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) HTML
1 6 (6.59%) jQuery
2 5 (5.49%) .NET
3 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.40%) JSON
3 4 (4.40%) XML
4 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.20%) CSS
4 2 (2.20%) CSS3
4 2 (2.20%) HTML5
4 2 (2.20%) OAuth
4 2 (2.20%) REST
4 2 (2.20%) RESTful
4 2 (2.20%) WCF
4 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (7.69%) Replication
3 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.20%) PKI
5 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) iPhone
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (84.62%) Windows
2 42 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 39 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 30 (32.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (29.67%) Windows 10
6 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.59%) Linux
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.40%) CentOS
10 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
3 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (8.79%) ITIL
6 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.69%) DevOps
7 6 (6.59%) Application Packaging
7 6 (6.59%) Break/Fix
7 6 (6.59%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.59%) Scrum
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.49%) CRM
9 4 (4.40%) Analytics
9 4 (4.40%) Data Integration
9 4 (4.40%) ETL
9 4 (4.40%) ETL Development
9 4 (4.40%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
9 4 (4.40%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) SQL
2 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.40%) C#
3 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.20%) MCITP
3 2 (2.20%) MCSA
3 2 (2.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (73.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
3 18 (19.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (10.99%) Terminal Services
5 6 (6.59%) XenApp
6 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.20%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) Nagios
2 4 (4.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
4 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Grafana
5 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 32 (35.16%) VMware
3 11 (12.09%) Citrix
3 11 (12.09%) Veeam
4 9 (9.89%) Apple
4 9 (9.89%) Cisco
5 7 (7.69%) Freshdesk
5 7 (7.69%) HP
6 6 (6.59%) Avaya
6 6 (6.59%) Dell
7 4 (4.40%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (4.40%) EqualLogic
7 4 (4.40%) Google
7 4 (4.40%) Nexenta
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle
8 3 (3.30%) Draytek
8 3 (3.30%) Sage
8 3 (3.30%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.20%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.10%) McAfee