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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK / Wales
Rank 41 81 94
Rank change year-on-year +40 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 62 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.61% 1.65% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.88% 17.97% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 22 5
Median salary £34,000 £23,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.68% -57.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -16.66%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 183 128 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.56% 9.18% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 157 124 91
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Office 365 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +37 49 £35,000 +55.55% 1
North Wales - 7 £25,000 -
Mid Wales - 5 - -
West Wales - 1 £36,116 - 1
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 75 (81.52%) Windows
2 68 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 61 (66.30%) VMware
4 49 (53.26%) MS Excel
5 48 (52.17%) Hyper-V
6 45 (48.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (48.91%) Active Directory
7 43 (46.74%) Windows Server
8 42 (45.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 41 (44.57%) MCSE
10 39 (42.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (30.43%) MS Exchange
11 28 (30.43%) SAN
12 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
12 27 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2013
13 25 (27.17%) LAN
14 24 (26.09%) ITIL
15 23 (25.00%) Firewall
16 21 (22.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 20 (21.74%) WAN
18 19 (20.65%) Citrix
19 18 (19.57%) CCA
19 18 (19.57%) Citrix Certification
19 18 (19.57%) Dell
19 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
20 17 (18.48%) XenApp
20 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
21 15 (16.30%) SLA
21 15 (16.30%) Cisco
22 14 (15.22%) MS Office

Office 365
Top Related 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 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 27 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.04%) Skype for Business
5 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.26%) IIS
8 2 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (53.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.78%) IaaS
2 9 (9.78%) PaaS
3 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.52%) SaaS
4 5 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.17%) G Suite
6 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.43%) SAN
2 25 (27.17%) LAN
3 23 (25.00%) Firewall
4 20 (21.74%) WAN
5 12 (13.04%) Skype
5 12 (13.04%) Unified Communications
6 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.70%) Broadband
7 8 (8.70%) Internet
7 8 (8.70%) VPN
8 7 (7.61%) DNS
9 5 (5.43%) IPsec
9 5 (5.43%) SSL
9 5 (5.43%) Wireless
10 4 (4.35%) DHCP
10 4 (4.35%) NAS
11 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.26%) VLAN
12 2 (2.17%) ADSL
12 2 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) MySQL
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.09%) MS Access
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (6.52%) Retail
1 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Advertising
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (20.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.30%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Consultant
3 13 (14.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) IT Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) IT Manager
5 10 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) IT Support
7 8 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Server Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Server Support
7 8 (8.70%) Systems Support
7 8 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Help Desk Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.17%) Fintech
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.09%) Clustering
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (81.52%) Windows
2 43 (46.74%) Windows Server
3 39 (42.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.04%) Linux
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.52%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.52%) Unix
7 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) ITIL
2 9 (9.78%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (8.70%) Web Design
4 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.52%) Service Management
6 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.35%) Coaching
7 4 (4.35%) Information Security
7 4 (4.35%) Migration
7 4 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.35%) Project Management
8 3 (3.26%) ERP
8 3 (3.26%) IT Strategy
8 3 (3.26%) ITSM
8 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (45.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (44.57%) MCSE
3 21 (22.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (19.57%) CCA
4 18 (19.57%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (13.04%) CCNA
6 12 (13.04%) Degree
7 10 (10.87%) MCSA
8 9 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.17%) MCITP
9 2 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.09%) CCNP
10 1 (1.09%) MCP
10 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.09%) RHCE
10 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (52.17%) Hyper-V
2 45 (48.91%) Active Directory
2 45 (48.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.48%) XenApp
4 10 (10.87%) XenServer
5 6 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.17%) vSphere
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.17%) vRealize
2 2 (2.17%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 61 (66.30%) VMware
3 19 (20.65%) Citrix
4 18 (19.57%) Dell
5 15 (16.30%) Cisco
6 11 (11.96%) Apple
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle
7 7 (7.61%) Veeam
8 3 (3.26%) HP
8 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.17%) Aastra
9 2 (2.17%) Avaya
9 2 (2.17%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.17%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.17%) Google
10 1 (1.09%) Acronis
10 1 (1.09%) arcserve
10 1 (1.09%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.09%) Veritas
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