Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 50 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 73 66 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.06% 3.90% 5.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.22% 15.98% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 85
Median annual salary £35,750 £37,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.38% +34.55% -20.29%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £56,000 £44,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 424 413 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.36% 24.42% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 350 346 320
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £29,900 £26,749 £22,950
90th Percentile £62,593 £57,500 £54,844
UK median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.91% +4.76% +5.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Wales

Office 365
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Office 365 in Wales

Office 365
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Wales over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +14 59 £36,739 -0.71% 12
Mid Wales +5 6 - - 1
North Wales -2 4 £31,500 -14.86%
West Wales -8 2 £21,500 -46.25%
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
3 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
4 27 (36.99%) Firewall
4 27 (36.99%) VMware
4 27 (36.99%) Azure
5 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
6 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
7 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
9 18 (24.66%) DNS
9 18 (24.66%) Finance
9 18 (24.66%) Windows 10
10 17 (23.29%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (23.29%) Linux
10 17 (23.29%) SQL
11 15 (20.55%) Citrix
11 15 (20.55%) AWS
12 14 (19.18%) Security Operations
12 14 (19.18%) Information Security
13 13 (17.81%) ITIL
13 13 (17.81%) LAN
13 13 (17.81%) WAN
13 13 (17.81%) DMARC
13 13 (17.81%) SIEM
14 11 (15.07%) Bash Shell
14 11 (15.07%) Analytics
14 11 (15.07%) Database Security
14 11 (15.07%) Metasploit
14 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V

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 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.22%) IIS
4 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.11%) JBoss
5 3 (4.11%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Sentinel
2 2 (2.74%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.99%) Azure
2 15 (20.55%) AWS
3 11 (15.07%) Logic Apps
4 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.48%) OneDrive
6 3 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.74%) Mimecast
7 2 (2.74%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.37%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) Firewall
2 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
3 18 (24.66%) DNS
4 13 (17.81%) DMARC
4 13 (17.81%) LAN
4 13 (17.81%) WAN
5 11 (15.07%) DKIM
5 11 (15.07%) Wireshark
6 9 (12.33%) DHCP
7 5 (6.85%) VoIP
7 5 (6.85%) Wireless
8 4 (5.48%) SAN
8 4 (5.48%) VPN
8 4 (5.48%) WLAN
9 3 (4.11%) Skype
10 2 (2.74%) Internet
10 2 (2.74%) Intranet
10 2 (2.74%) Network Security
10 2 (2.74%) VLAN
11 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) Power BI
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.48%) Law
3 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Security Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) IT Support
5 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Manager
6 7 (9.59%) Service Manager
7 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.48%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) IT Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Network Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
2 3 (4.11%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) CSS3
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Cyberthreat
1 11 (15.07%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) PKI
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.74%) Social Media
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Handset
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 24 (32.88%) Windows Server
3 18 (24.66%) Windows 10
4 17 (23.29%) Linux
5 11 (15.07%) Kali Linux
6 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.22%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.74%) Android
11 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (19.18%) Information Security
2 14 (19.18%) Security Operations
3 13 (17.81%) ITIL
3 13 (17.81%) SIEM
4 11 (15.07%) Analytics
4 11 (15.07%) Cyber Intelligence
4 11 (15.07%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 11 (15.07%) Data Privacy
4 11 (15.07%) Database Security
4 11 (15.07%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (15.07%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 11 (15.07%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (15.07%) Purple Team
4 11 (15.07%) Reverse Engineering
4 11 (15.07%) Security Testing
4 11 (15.07%) Threat Intelligence
4 11 (15.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) SQL
2 11 (15.07%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) CREST Certified
1 11 (15.07%) GCIA
1 11 (15.07%) GCIH
1 11 (15.07%) SANS
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.59%) Degree
4 5 (6.85%) MCSA
4 5 (6.85%) MCSE
5 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (13.70%) SLA
3 4 (5.48%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.74%) NCSC
4 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.74%) PMO
System Software
1 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
3 11 (15.07%) Snort
4 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) XenApp
6 1 (1.37%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) VMware
3 15 (20.55%) Citrix
4 6 (8.22%) Fortinet
5 5 (6.85%) Veeam
6 3 (4.11%) Avaya
6 3 (4.11%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) IBM
6 3 (4.11%) Rapid7
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
7 2 (2.74%) Intapp
7 2 (2.74%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.74%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.37%) Apple
8 1 (1.37%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.37%) McAfee
8 1 (1.37%) Mitel
8 1 (1.37%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.37%) Remedy