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

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 54 43
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 80 73 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.35% 4.07% 5.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.20% 17.42% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 104
Median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +30.91% -15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,625 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £53,875 £43,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 396 419 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.36% 23.37% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 332 359 361
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,210
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -0.52% +0.52%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 August 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 August 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 +33 69 £35,000 -2.78% 7
Mid Wales +4 4 £38,000 -
West Wales +2 3 £22,500 -43.75%
North Wales -2 2 £31,500 -15.44%
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 58 (72.50%) Windows
2 53 (66.25%) Active Directory
3 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (38.75%) Azure
5 29 (36.25%) Windows Server
6 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 26 (32.50%) VMware
8 25 (31.25%) Windows 10
9 24 (30.00%) Finance
9 24 (30.00%) DNS
10 22 (27.50%) SharePoint
10 22 (27.50%) Firewall
11 21 (26.25%) Linux
11 21 (26.25%) SQL
12 20 (25.00%) Citrix
12 20 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (21.25%) Information Security
14 17 (21.25%) Security Operations
15 16 (20.00%) DMARC
15 16 (20.00%) AWS
15 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (18.75%) SIEM
16 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (18.75%) LAN
16 15 (18.75%) WAN
17 14 (17.50%) Web Services
17 14 (17.50%) ITIL
17 14 (17.50%) Manufacturing
17 14 (17.50%) GCIA

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 22 (27.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 7 (8.75%) IIS
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.75%) JBoss
6 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.25%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 31 (38.75%) Azure
2 16 (20.00%) AWS
3 14 (17.50%) Logic Apps
4 4 (5.00%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.25%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.25%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (30.00%) DNS
3 22 (27.50%) Firewall
4 16 (20.00%) DMARC
5 15 (18.75%) LAN
5 15 (18.75%) WAN
6 14 (17.50%) DKIM
6 14 (17.50%) Wireshark
7 12 (15.00%) DHCP
8 10 (12.50%) Skype
8 10 (12.50%) Wireless
9 5 (6.25%) SAN
9 5 (6.25%) VPN
10 4 (5.00%) VoIP
11 3 (3.75%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (2.50%) Network Security
12 2 (2.50%) VLAN
13 1 (1.25%) HTTP
13 1 (1.25%) SMTP
13 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (30.00%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Advertising
3 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.75%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Security Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) IT Support
5 8 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) IT Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Service Manager
8 5 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) IT Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Project Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) Web Services
2 3 (3.75%) Middleware
3 1 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) CSS3
3 1 (1.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Cyberthreat
1 14 (17.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (7.50%) Replication
3 5 (6.25%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) PKI
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Handset
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Windows
2 29 (36.25%) Windows Server
3 25 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 21 (26.25%) Linux
5 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (17.50%) Kali Linux
8 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
10 8 (10.00%) Windows 8
11 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
13 2 (2.50%) Android
14 1 (1.25%) CentOS
14 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (21.25%) Information Security
2 17 (21.25%) Security Operations
3 15 (18.75%) SIEM
4 14 (17.50%) Analytics
4 14 (17.50%) Cyber Intelligence
4 14 (17.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 14 (17.50%) Data Privacy
4 14 (17.50%) Database Security
4 14 (17.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (17.50%) ITIL
4 14 (17.50%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 14 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (17.50%) Purple Team
4 14 (17.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 14 (17.50%) Security Testing
4 14 (17.50%) Threat Intelligence
4 14 (17.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) SQL
2 14 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) CREST Certified
1 14 (17.50%) GCIA
1 14 (17.50%) GCIH
1 14 (17.50%) SANS
2 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) CCNA
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MCP
4 1 (1.25%) MCSA
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 11 (13.75%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) NCSC
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (66.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.50%) Snort
4 13 (16.25%) Hyper-V
5 10 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (6.25%) vSphere
6 5 (6.25%) XenApp
7 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.25%) Firmware
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.50%) VMware
3 20 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (7.50%) Veeam
5 5 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.75%) Avaya
6 3 (3.75%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
6 3 (3.75%) Rapid7
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco
7 2 (2.50%) Dell
7 2 (2.50%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.50%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.25%) EMC
8 1 (1.25%) McAfee
8 1 (1.25%) Mitel
8 1 (1.25%) Remedy
8 1 (1.25%) SAP
8 1 (1.25%) Sophos