Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 45 89
Rank change year-on-year -1 +44 +42
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 64 79 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.70% 5.02% 2.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.30% 34.65% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 53
South Wales median annual salary £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +18.18% -27.63%
10th Percentile £18,750 £23,000 £17,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £46,250
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +18.18% -37.14%

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 253 228 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 18.56% 14.48% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 213 210 221
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -4.19%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,900 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 51 £25,000 -23.08% 4
Caerphilly 0 7 £38,500 +28.33%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 -
Newport -14 2 £31,250 -3.85% 3
Bridgend - 1 - - 2
Office 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 57 (89.06%) Windows
2 47 (73.44%) Active Directory
3 45 (70.31%) Microsoft
4 37 (57.81%) Microsoft Office
5 35 (54.69%) LAN
6 34 (53.13%) Windows Server
7 23 (35.94%) Firewall
7 23 (35.94%) ADSL
7 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
8 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
8 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 17 (26.56%) VMware
10 15 (23.44%) DNS
10 15 (23.44%) Customer Engagement
11 14 (21.88%) SLA
11 14 (21.88%) DHCP
12 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
13 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (15.63%) ITIL
13 10 (15.63%) SAN
14 9 (14.06%) WAN
15 8 (12.50%) HP
16 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
16 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
16 7 (10.94%) Terminal Services
16 7 (10.94%) .NET

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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (57.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.81%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.56%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.56%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 35 (54.69%) LAN
2 23 (35.94%) ADSL
2 23 (35.94%) Firewall
3 15 (23.44%) DNS
4 14 (21.88%) DHCP
5 10 (15.63%) SAN
6 9 (14.06%) WAN
7 6 (9.38%) Wireless
7 6 (9.38%) WLAN
8 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.56%) DMZ
9 1 (1.56%) Internet
9 1 (1.56%) NAS
9 1 (1.56%) Skype
9 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.56%) WebEx
General
1 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.81%) Automotive
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Support Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Desktop Support
2 13 (20.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) IT Support
4 11 (17.19%) Desktop Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) IT Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.69%) Junior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (1.56%) CSS
4 1 (1.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) PKI
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (89.06%) Windows
2 34 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 23 (35.94%) Windows 7
3 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Customer Engagement
2 10 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (7.81%) Patch Management
3 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (7.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.25%) CRM
5 3 (4.69%) Break/Fix
5 3 (4.69%) ERP
5 3 (4.69%) Migration
5 3 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.56%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.38%) C#
3 2 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
1 5 (7.81%) MCSA
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CCNA
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (73.44%) Active Directory
2 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.94%) Terminal Services
3 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) SCOM
1 5 (7.81%) SCOrch
2 4 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) Grafana
3 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) HP
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 4 (6.25%) Apple
6 3 (4.69%) Palo Alto
6 3 (4.69%) Veeam
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.56%) Freshdesk
7 1 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) McAfee
7 1 (1.56%) Meraki
7 1 (1.56%) Sage