Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 41 50
Rank change year-on-year +24 +9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 68 89 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 9.05% 5.55% 4.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.18% 20.70% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 67 99 71
Median annual salary £34,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.33% +7.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,017 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £41,250
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% +14.29%

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 337 430 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 44.87% 26.79% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 303 383 328
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,100 £28,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in South Wales

Office 365
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in South Wales.

Salary trend for Office 365 in South Wales

Office 365
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 2021. 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 +11 56 £35,000 -6.67% 4
Newport +39 9 £33,750 -48.08%
Caerphilly +7 2 £37,500 +33.93% 1
Merthyr Tydfil +2 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Office 365
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 53 (77.94%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) Azure
3 39 (57.35%) Active Directory
4 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
5 35 (51.47%) Windows Server
6 26 (38.24%) Windows 10
7 24 (35.29%) VMware
8 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 18 (26.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 14 (20.59%) DHCP
11 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
11 14 (20.59%) Firewall
12 13 (19.12%) Finance
12 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
13 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (14.71%) LAN
14 10 (14.71%) WAN
14 10 (14.71%) DNS
14 10 (14.71%) SAN
14 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Intune
14 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2016
15 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
15 9 (13.24%) Citrix
16 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (11.76%) OneDrive
17 7 (10.29%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
17 7 (10.29%) SLA

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 14 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.47%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.47%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.47%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 41 (60.29%) Azure
2 18 (26.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (11.76%) OneDrive
4 4 (5.88%) AWS
5 2 (2.94%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.94%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) DHCP
1 14 (20.59%) Firewall
2 10 (14.71%) DNS
2 10 (14.71%) LAN
2 10 (14.71%) SAN
2 10 (14.71%) WAN
3 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.35%) NAS
5 4 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (2.94%) Network Security
7 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.94%) Skype
7 2 (2.94%) SSL
7 2 (2.94%) Wireless
8 1 (1.47%) VLAN
8 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Advertising
2 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Office 365 Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) IT Technician
4 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Architect
4 5 (7.35%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) IT Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Technician
4 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (7.35%) Support Technician
5 4 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (4.41%) IT Support
7 2 (2.94%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (2.94%) Project Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Device Driver
2 4 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (2.94%) AS400
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
3 2 (2.94%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.47%) Handset
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (77.94%) Windows
2 35 (51.47%) Windows Server
3 26 (38.24%) Windows 10
4 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 9 (13.24%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (5.88%) Linux
10 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.94%) AIX
11 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.94%) HPUX
11 2 (2.94%) Solaris
11 2 (2.94%) VMS
12 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (7.35%) ITIL
2 5 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (7.35%) Technology Roadmap
3 4 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 4 (5.88%) Case Management
3 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.41%) Line Management
4 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.41%) Migration
4 3 (4.41%) Time Management
5 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.94%) Change Management
5 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.94%) ITSM
5 2 (2.94%) Project Management
5 2 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 2 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) MCP
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (57.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (7.35%) Docker
4 5 (7.35%) vSphere
4 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.41%) XenApp
7 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (8.82%) SCCM
3 5 (7.35%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.88%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.29%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Citrix
4 5 (7.35%) MobileIron
5 4 (5.88%) Cisco
5 4 (5.88%) Veeam
6 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.41%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) Apple
8 1 (1.47%) Capita
8 1 (1.47%) Civica
8 1 (1.47%) Draytek
8 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) McAfee
8 1 (1.47%) Mitel
8 1 (1.47%) Northgate
8 1 (1.47%) Orchard
8 1 (1.47%) Remedy