Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 47 100
Rank change year-on-year 0 +53 +36
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 96 103 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.35% 5.02% 2.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.37% 31.21% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 82 95 46
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +32.08% -26.39%
10th Percentile £18,750 £23,750 £17,000
90th Percentile £44,875 £46,550 £45,125
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -10.47%

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 364 330 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.27% 16.07% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 294 286 252
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.80% -1.25%
10th Percentile £22,688 £23,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £54,844 £56,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Wales

Office 365
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in Wales.

Salary trend for Office 365 in Wales

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Wales over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in Wales

Office 365
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
South Wales +1 66 £25,000 -28.57% 9
West Wales +25 15 £40,210 +11.33% 2
Mid Wales -20 12 £27,500 -
North Wales -7 3 £50,000 +102.02%
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 72 (75.00%) Windows
1 72 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (60.42%) Active Directory
3 45 (46.88%) Microsoft Office
4 38 (39.58%) Windows Server
5 32 (33.33%) LAN
6 28 (29.17%) Firewall
6 28 (29.17%) VMware
7 27 (28.13%) MS Exchange
7 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (26.04%) Windows 7
8 25 (26.04%) SharePoint
9 24 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 22 (22.92%) ADSL
10 22 (22.92%) ITIL
10 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (20.83%) DNS
12 19 (19.79%) DHCP
12 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
15 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (16.67%) Management Information System
16 14 (14.58%) Windows 10
16 14 (14.58%) Customer Engagement
16 14 (14.58%) SLA
17 13 (13.54%) SAN
17 13 (13.54%) SQL
18 12 (12.50%) Project Management
18 12 (12.50%) HP

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 25 (26.04%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
8 1 (1.04%) Confluence
8 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (46.88%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.04%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (3.13%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.08%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.04%) IaaS
5 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (33.33%) LAN
2 28 (29.17%) Firewall
3 22 (22.92%) ADSL
4 20 (20.83%) DNS
5 19 (19.79%) DHCP
6 13 (13.54%) SAN
7 7 (7.29%) WAN
7 7 (7.29%) Wireless
8 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.13%) VLAN
9 3 (3.13%) VoIP
9 3 (3.13%) VPN
9 3 (3.13%) WLAN
10 2 (2.08%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.08%) Network Security
11 1 (1.04%) DMZ
11 1 (1.04%) NAS
11 1 (1.04%) Skype
11 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) Power BI
3 7 (7.29%) Big Data
3 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (7.29%) MySQL
3 7 (7.29%) PerformancePoint
3 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (5.21%) Automotive
4 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (34.38%) Support Engineer
2 23 (23.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (22.92%) Analyst
4 16 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 14 (14.58%) IT Support
6 13 (13.54%) Desktop Support
7 11 (11.46%) Desktop Engineer
7 11 (11.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 11 (11.46%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) Service Analyst
8 9 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Integration Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.29%) Senior Integration Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) Web Services
2 7 (7.29%) REST
2 7 (7.29%) SOAP
3 6 (6.25%) .NET
4 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.17%) CSS
5 4 (4.17%) HTML
6 2 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.29%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.21%) PKI
4 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (75.00%) Windows
2 38 (39.58%) Windows Server
3 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (26.04%) Windows 7
5 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (14.58%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.25%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.21%) Android
8 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.17%) Linux
10 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (12.50%) Project Management
4 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (7.29%) Analytics
6 7 (7.29%) Business Process Modelling
6 7 (7.29%) Change Data Capture
6 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (7.29%) Data Integration
6 7 (7.29%) Data Modelling
6 7 (7.29%) Data Science
6 7 (7.29%) EAI
6 7 (7.29%) ETL
6 7 (7.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (7.29%) Master Data Management
6 7 (7.29%) Predictive Analytics
6 7 (7.29%) SOA
6 7 (7.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
3 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (8.33%) Degree
4 7 (7.29%) Postgraduate
5 6 (6.25%) MCSA
6 3 (3.13%) MCSE
7 2 (2.08%) CCA
7 2 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.04%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
2 7 (7.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 24 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.21%) XenApp
6 4 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.17%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.13%) VirtualBox
7 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.08%) pfSense
8 2 (2.08%) Snort
8 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) SCOM
2 10 (10.42%) SCCM
3 6 (6.25%) SCOrch
4 5 (5.21%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.13%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.08%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.04%) Grafana
7 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.04%) SCSM
Vendors
1 72 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (29.17%) VMware
3 12 (12.50%) HP
4 10 (10.42%) Apple
4 10 (10.42%) Cisco
5 7 (7.29%) Citrix
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle
6 5 (5.21%) McAfee
7 4 (4.17%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.17%) Veeam
8 3 (3.13%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.08%) Sage
9 2 (2.08%) Sophos
9 2 (2.08%) Vyatta
10 1 (1.04%) Dell
10 1 (1.04%) F5
10 1 (1.04%) Freshdesk
10 1 (1.04%) Google
10 1 (1.04%) Meraki