Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 47 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 +41 +50
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 117 101 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.82% 5.20% 2.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.66% 25.96% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 95 60
Wales median annual salary £28,750 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.73% +1.61% -6.06%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,375 £45,000 £43,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -2.60%

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 456 389 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.68% 20.01% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 397 357 203
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,800 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,946 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -8 89 £26,000 -17.46% 12
West Wales +22 19 £51,074 +27.68% 1
North Wales +3 7 £37,500 +30.43% 4
Mid Wales -9 2 £27,500 -
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 88 (75.21%) Windows
2 78 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 74 (63.25%) Microsoft
4 47 (40.17%) Windows Server
5 44 (37.61%) VMware
6 42 (35.90%) Windows 7
7 40 (34.19%) Microsoft Office
8 37 (31.62%) LAN
9 34 (29.06%) Hyper-V
10 33 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (27.35%) Windows 10
12 31 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (24.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 28 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (23.93%) MS Exchange
15 27 (23.08%) Firewall
16 25 (21.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (20.51%) DNS
18 23 (19.66%) DHCP
19 22 (18.80%) WAN
20 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
21 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
21 17 (14.53%) SLA
21 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
22 16 (13.68%) SAN
22 16 (13.68%) Citrix
22 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
22 16 (13.68%) SQL
22 16 (13.68%) Management Information System

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 28 (23.93%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.40%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.98%) IIS
5 5 (4.27%) SAS
6 4 (3.42%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 40 (34.19%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (4.27%) Mimecast
5 5 (4.27%) SaaS
6 4 (3.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.62%) LAN
2 27 (23.08%) Firewall
3 24 (20.51%) DNS
4 23 (19.66%) DHCP
5 22 (18.80%) WAN
6 16 (13.68%) SAN
7 15 (12.82%) ADSL
8 10 (8.55%) VoIP
9 9 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.98%) Network Security
10 7 (5.98%) WLAN
11 5 (4.27%) HTTP
11 5 (4.27%) HTTPS
12 4 (3.42%) CTI
12 4 (3.42%) NAS
12 4 (3.42%) PBX
12 4 (3.42%) Skype
12 4 (3.42%) Unified Communications
13 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) Power BI
3 5 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.27%) DB2
3 5 (4.27%) PowerPivot
3 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.27%) SAS EBI
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.71%) MS Access
5 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.71%) Selenium
2 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Automotive
4 2 (1.71%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (23.08%) Analyst
2 25 (21.37%) Support Engineer
3 23 (19.66%) IT Support
4 20 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (14.53%) Support Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) IT Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) IT Support Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 10 (8.55%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (8.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 10 (8.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.69%) IT Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Head of ICT
10 8 (6.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Service Analyst
11 7 (5.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) Desktop Support
12 6 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) HTML
2 7 (5.98%) jQuery
3 5 (4.27%) .NET
3 5 (4.27%) JSON
3 5 (4.27%) XML
4 4 (3.42%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.42%) CSS
5 3 (2.56%) HTML5
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.71%) CSS3
6 2 (1.71%) OAuth
6 2 (1.71%) REST
6 2 (1.71%) RESTful
6 2 (1.71%) Web Services
7 1 (0.85%) COM
7 1 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.82%) Replication
3 10 (8.55%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.13%) Clustering
4 6 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.27%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.27%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.27%) User Experience
6 4 (3.42%) IVR
7 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.71%) PKI
7 2 (1.71%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.85%) iPhone
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 88 (75.21%) Windows
2 47 (40.17%) Windows Server
3 42 (35.90%) Windows 7
4 32 (27.35%) Windows 10
5 31 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (21.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.84%) Linux
9 5 (4.27%) Ubuntu
9 5 (4.27%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.42%) CentOS
11 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) AIX
12 1 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.85%) Unix
12 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (12.82%) ITIL
4 13 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (8.55%) Service Delivery
5 10 (8.55%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (6.84%) DevOps
8 7 (5.98%) Scrum
9 6 (5.13%) Application Packaging
9 6 (5.13%) Break/Fix
9 6 (5.13%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.13%) CRM
9 6 (5.13%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.13%) Migration
9 6 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (5.13%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.27%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (4.27%) VBA
4 4 (3.42%) C#
4 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Degree
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.98%) MCSA
3 3 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (1.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.53%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) GDPR
2 4 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 34 (29.06%) Hyper-V
3 28 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.13%) XenApp
6 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.71%) vSphere
7 1 (0.85%) LXC
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) SCCM
2 8 (6.84%) SCOM
3 6 (5.13%) SCOrch
4 5 (4.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.42%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.42%) Nagios
5 4 (3.42%) SCSM
6 1 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 74 (63.25%) Microsoft
2 44 (37.61%) VMware
3 16 (13.68%) Citrix
4 14 (11.97%) Veeam
5 11 (9.40%) Cisco
5 11 (9.40%) HP
6 9 (7.69%) Apple
7 6 (5.13%) Avaya
7 6 (5.13%) Freshdesk
8 5 (4.27%) Dell
8 5 (4.27%) Google
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle
9 4 (3.42%) Actifio
9 4 (3.42%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (3.42%) EqualLogic
9 4 (3.42%) Nexenta
10 3 (2.56%) Draytek
10 3 (2.56%) Sage
10 3 (2.56%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint