Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 36 48
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +37
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 88 117 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.77% 5.78% 5.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.43% 24.27% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 110 96
Wales median annual salary £33,424 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.54% -12.70% +1.61%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,875 £45,000
UK median annual salary £38,280 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -4.30% +2.56% +4.00%

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 453 482 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.58% 23.83% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 380 412 364
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £25,225
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £57,812
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 -13 73 £32,962 +26.78% 27
North Wales +5 6 £36,250 -3.33% 5
Mid Wales +19 4 - -
West Wales +5 4 £32,750 -35.88% 2
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 52 (59.09%) Windows
3 47 (53.41%) Active Directory
4 37 (42.05%) VMware
5 35 (39.77%) Windows Server
6 32 (36.36%) Azure
7 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (21.59%) DNS
8 19 (21.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 18 (20.45%) DHCP
10 17 (19.32%) SAN
10 17 (19.32%) Skype for Business
10 17 (19.32%) Skype
11 16 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 14 (15.91%) SLA
12 14 (15.91%) Firewall
13 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (14.77%) Windows 10
14 12 (13.64%) ITIL
14 12 (13.64%) AWS
14 12 (13.64%) Network Security
15 11 (12.50%) SQL
16 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
16 10 (11.36%) Citrix
16 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
16 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
16 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
17 9 (10.23%) Hyper-V
17 9 (10.23%) Veeam

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 17 (19.32%) Skype for Business
2 16 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) SAS
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) assyst
2 1 (1.14%) Line 500
2 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 32 (36.36%) Azure
2 12 (13.64%) AWS
3 6 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (6.82%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.55%) Yammer
5 2 (2.27%) G Suite
5 2 (2.27%) SaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.14%) iTunes
6 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.14%) PaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.59%) DNS
2 18 (20.45%) DHCP
3 17 (19.32%) SAN
3 17 (19.32%) Skype
4 14 (15.91%) Firewall
5 12 (13.64%) Network Security
6 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
7 9 (10.23%) LAN
7 9 (10.23%) VoIP
7 9 (10.23%) WAN
8 8 (9.09%) NAS
9 7 (7.95%) VPN
10 6 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (4.55%) VLAN
11 4 (4.55%) Wireless
11 4 (4.55%) WLAN
12 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
13 2 (2.27%) DKIM
13 2 (2.27%) DMARC
13 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Power BI
2 4 (4.55%) MS Access
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (2.27%) SAS EBI
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.14%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Liquibase
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.55%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.27%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Social Housing
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) IT Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) IT Support
6 7 (7.95%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) IT Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Office 365 Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) HTML
1 3 (3.41%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) jQuery
2 2 (2.27%) JSON
2 2 (2.27%) MAPI
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) EclipseLink
3 1 (1.14%) JAX-RS
3 1 (1.14%) JPA
3 1 (1.14%) Spring
3 1 (1.14%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.14%) Spring Security
3 1 (1.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Replication
2 5 (5.68%) User Experience
3 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.14%) Handset
6 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (59.09%) Windows
2 35 (39.77%) Windows Server
3 13 (14.77%) Windows 10
4 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.68%) Linux
6 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) CentOS
8 1 (1.14%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (13.64%) ITIL
3 10 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (10.23%) Change Management
4 9 (10.23%) CRM
5 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.82%) Decision-Making
5 6 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (6.82%) Patch Management
5 6 (6.82%) Proactive Maintenance
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.68%) ERP
6 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.68%) Service Management
6 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.55%) ITSM
7 4 (4.55%) Runbook
7 4 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.68%) VBA
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) C#
5 2 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) Java 8
6 1 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.27%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.14%) HNC
6 1 (1.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.91%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) GDPR
2 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) NIST
3 1 (1.14%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (53.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.41%) XenApp
5 2 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) SCCM
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.41%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.27%) WSUS
5 1 (1.14%) CASB
5 1 (1.14%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 37 (42.05%) VMware
3 10 (11.36%) Citrix
4 9 (10.23%) Cisco
4 9 (10.23%) Veeam
5 4 (4.55%) Sage
5 4 (4.55%) Sonus
6 3 (3.41%) Adobe
6 3 (3.41%) Google
6 3 (3.41%) HP
6 3 (3.41%) MobileIron
6 3 (3.41%) Remedy
7 2 (2.27%) Forcepoint
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle
7 2 (2.27%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.14%) Juniper
8 1 (1.14%) NetApp
8 1 (1.14%) Sophos