Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 27 104
Rank change year-on-year -11 +77 +26
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 82 110 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.12% 7.69% 1.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.28% 36.54% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 107 37
South Wales median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +1.61% +20.39%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £47,750
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -10.00% +35.92%

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 368 301 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.97% 21.05% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 332 274 152
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,825 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,349 £66,125
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +20 68 £26,000 -11.11% 6
Newport -27 11 £37,500 +19.05% 1
Caerphilly +1 3 £27,500 -
Office 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 70 (85.37%) Windows
2 63 (76.83%) Active Directory
3 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 38 (46.34%) VMware
5 34 (41.46%) Windows 7
6 33 (40.24%) Windows Server
7 30 (36.59%) Windows 10
8 27 (32.93%) Hyper-V
9 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (28.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (24.39%) LAN
13 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
15 16 (19.51%) Citrix
15 16 (19.51%) Firewall
15 16 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (17.07%) WAN
17 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
18 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (14.63%) SLA
19 11 (13.41%) SQL
19 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
20 10 (12.20%) Veeam
20 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
20 10 (12.20%) Finance
21 9 (10.98%) VoIP

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 17 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.10%) SAS
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) SaaS
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) LAN
2 16 (19.51%) Firewall
3 14 (17.07%) WAN
4 9 (10.98%) VoIP
5 7 (8.54%) Network Security
5 7 (8.54%) SAN
6 6 (7.32%) ADSL
6 6 (7.32%) DHCP
6 6 (7.32%) DNS
6 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.32%) WLAN
7 5 (6.10%) HTTP
7 5 (6.10%) HTTPS
7 5 (6.10%) Wireless
8 3 (3.66%) Skype
8 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.44%) Internet
9 2 (2.44%) IPv4
9 2 (2.44%) VLAN
9 2 (2.44%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Power BI
3 5 (6.10%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.10%) DB2
3 5 (6.10%) PowerPivot
3 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.10%) SAS EBI
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Selenium
1 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Analyst
2 19 (23.17%) IT Support
3 15 (18.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) IT Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) IT Support Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Support Analyst
5 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (12.20%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 10 (12.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) IT Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Service Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Developer
10 5 (6.10%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (6.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) HTML
1 7 (8.54%) jQuery
2 5 (6.10%) JSON
2 5 (6.10%) XML
3 3 (3.66%) .NET
4 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 2 (2.44%) CSS3
4 2 (2.44%) HTML5
4 2 (2.44%) OAuth
4 2 (2.44%) REST
4 2 (2.44%) RESTful
4 2 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.10%) Replication
2 5 (6.10%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.22%) iPhone
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (85.37%) Windows
2 34 (41.46%) Windows 7
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server
4 30 (36.59%) Windows 10
5 25 (30.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.32%) Linux
9 4 (4.88%) CentOS
9 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.54%) DevOps
5 7 (8.54%) ITIL
5 7 (8.54%) Scrum
6 6 (7.32%) Application Packaging
6 6 (7.32%) Break/Fix
6 6 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.10%) Analytics
7 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
7 5 (6.10%) ETL
7 5 (6.10%) ETL Development
7 5 (6.10%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (6.10%) Visualisation
8 4 (4.88%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (6.10%) VBA
5 3 (3.66%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) MCSE
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (76.83%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.93%) Hyper-V
3 23 (28.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.32%) XenApp
5 5 (6.10%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.44%) vSphere
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) Nagios
2 4 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (46.34%) VMware
3 16 (19.51%) Citrix
4 10 (12.20%) Veeam
5 9 (10.98%) Apple
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco
7 6 (7.32%) Avaya
7 6 (7.32%) Freshdesk
8 5 (6.10%) Dell
8 5 (6.10%) Google
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle
9 4 (4.88%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (4.88%) EqualLogic
9 4 (4.88%) Nexenta
10 3 (3.66%) Draytek
10 3 (3.66%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.44%) HP
11 2 (2.44%) Ivanti
11 2 (2.44%) Sage
12 1 (1.22%) Mitel