Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 76 123
Rank change year-on-year +31 +47 +5
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 107 70 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.56% 2.99% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.94% 23.65% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 95 58 27
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +55.56% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,100 £17,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £48,250 £33,750
UK median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -16.67%

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 383 296 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 19.90% 12.66% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 322 239 227
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £20,800
90th Percentile £54,984 £60,000 £55,250
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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +45 84 £31,500 -16.00% 11
Mid Wales -18 12 £27,500 - 1
North Wales -8 6 £36,500 +48.98% 4
West Wales - 5 £31,500 -
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 81 (75.70%) Windows
2 72 (67.29%) Microsoft
3 54 (50.47%) Active Directory
4 53 (49.53%) VMware
5 50 (46.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (45.79%) Hyper-V
7 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (43.93%) ITIL
9 46 (42.99%) Windows Server
10 43 (40.19%) Exchange Server 2013
11 40 (37.38%) Citrix
12 38 (35.51%) Windows 10
13 37 (34.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (31.78%) XenApp
15 32 (29.91%) MS Exchange
16 30 (28.04%) Windows 7
17 27 (25.23%) Exchange Server 2010
18 26 (24.30%) VirtualBox
18 26 (24.30%) Windows 8
19 24 (22.43%) SAN
20 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (19.63%) SQL
22 19 (17.76%) MCSE
23 18 (16.82%) SharePoint
24 17 (15.89%) XenDesktop
25 16 (14.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 16 (14.95%) CCA
25 16 (14.95%) Citrix Certification
26 15 (14.02%) SLA
26 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office

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 43 (40.19%) Exchange Server 2013
2 32 (29.91%) MS Exchange
3 27 (25.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (16.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.87%) IIS
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.48%) OneDrive
3 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) IaaS
5 2 (1.87%) PaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.93%) G Suite
6 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.43%) SAN
2 7 (6.54%) DHCP
2 7 (6.54%) DNS
2 7 (6.54%) LAN
3 6 (5.61%) Firewall
4 4 (3.74%) ADSL
4 4 (3.74%) SMS
4 4 (3.74%) VPN
5 3 (2.80%) VLAN
5 3 (2.80%) WAN
6 2 (1.87%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.87%) Network Security
6 2 (1.87%) Skype
6 2 (1.87%) VoIP
6 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.93%) Broadband
7 1 (0.93%) HTTP
7 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.93%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) Power BI
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.80%) Big Data
4 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.80%) MySQL
4 3 (2.80%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) NMock
1 1 (0.93%) NUnit
1 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.54%) Retail
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Advertising
3 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) IT Engineer
2 25 (23.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (22.43%) Support Engineer
4 19 (17.76%) IT Support
5 16 (14.95%) Consultant
5 16 (14.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 16 (14.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (13.08%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Collaboration Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Service Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.67%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) IT Manager
12 3 (2.80%) Integration Analyst
12 3 (2.80%) Senior Integration Analyst
12 3 (2.80%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) Web Services
2 6 (5.61%) CSS
2 6 (5.61%) HTML
3 5 (4.67%) .NET
4 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.80%) REST
4 3 (2.80%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) LESS
5 1 (0.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) User Experience
2 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.87%) AS400
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.87%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 81 (75.70%) Windows
2 50 (46.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (42.99%) Windows Server
4 38 (35.51%) Windows 10
5 37 (34.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (28.04%) Windows 7
7 26 (24.30%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.74%) Linux
9 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.87%) AIX
10 2 (1.87%) Unix
11 1 (0.93%) CentOS
11 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.93%) ITIL
2 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (9.35%) Service Management
3 9 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
3 9 (8.41%) Problem Management
3 9 (8.41%) Project Management
3 9 (8.41%) Service Delivery
4 7 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (6.54%) Proactive Management
4 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (6.54%) TOGAF
5 6 (5.61%) ERP
5 6 (5.61%) ITSM
6 5 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.74%) Change Control
7 4 (3.74%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.80%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (2.80%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.67%) C#
5 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (17.76%) MCSE
3 16 (14.95%) CCA
3 16 (14.95%) Citrix Certification
3 16 (14.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (11.21%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (6.54%) Degree
6 3 (2.80%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.93%) MCSA
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 54 (50.47%) Active Directory
2 49 (45.79%) Hyper-V
3 48 (44.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (31.78%) XenApp
5 26 (24.30%) VirtualBox
6 17 (15.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.87%) pfSense
7 2 (1.87%) Snort
7 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (1.87%) HAProxy
1 2 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.87%) SCOM
1 2 (1.87%) WSUS
2 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.93%) SCSM
Vendors
1 72 (67.29%) Microsoft
2 53 (49.53%) VMware
3 40 (37.38%) Citrix
4 4 (3.74%) Veeam
5 3 (2.80%) Cisco
5 3 (2.80%) HP
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle
5 3 (2.80%) Sage
6 2 (1.87%) Apple
6 2 (1.87%) McAfee
6 2 (1.87%) Sophos
6 2 (1.87%) Vyatta
7 1 (0.93%) Dell
7 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) NetApp
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) Splunk