Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 98 142
Rank change year-on-year +60 +44 -27
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 121 59 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.83% 2.23% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.25% 23.98% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 51 13
Wales median annual salary £31,500 £31,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.61% -6.06% +34.69%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £35,800
UK median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -1.32% -10.59%

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 444 246 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.38% 9.30% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 401 193 163
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,750 £58,050
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +74 103 £31,500 +8.62% 3
West Wales - 7 £40,000 -
Mid Wales -8 6 £27,500 -29.03% 1
North Wales +1 5 £28,000 +14.29%
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 92 (76.03%) Windows
2 73 (60.33%) VMware
3 71 (58.68%) Microsoft
4 66 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 65 (53.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 65 (53.72%) Hyper-V
6 64 (52.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (52.89%) Active Directory
7 54 (44.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 51 (42.15%) ITIL
9 49 (40.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (38.84%) Citrix
11 46 (38.02%) MS Exchange
12 39 (32.23%) XenApp
13 38 (31.40%) Windows 10
14 35 (28.93%) Windows 7
15 32 (26.45%) Exchange Server 2010
16 31 (25.62%) VirtualBox
16 31 (25.62%) Windows 8
17 28 (23.14%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (19.01%) SAN
18 23 (19.01%) MCSE
18 23 (19.01%) SQL
19 20 (16.53%) XenDesktop
20 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (15.70%) Project Management
21 18 (14.88%) CCA
21 18 (14.88%) Citrix Certification
21 18 (14.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 16 (13.22%) DHCP

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 54 (44.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 46 (38.02%) MS Exchange
3 32 (26.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.79%) IIS
6 6 (4.96%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.83%) JBoss
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.96%) OneDrive
4 5 (4.13%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.48%) G Suite
6 2 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.65%) IaaS
6 2 (1.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.83%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.01%) SAN
2 16 (13.22%) DHCP
2 16 (13.22%) DNS
3 9 (7.44%) Firewall
4 8 (6.61%) LAN
4 8 (6.61%) WAN
5 7 (5.79%) Skype
6 6 (4.96%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.48%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.48%) SMS
8 2 (1.65%) VPN
9 1 (0.83%) DMZ
9 1 (0.83%) HTTP
9 1 (0.83%) NAS
9 1 (0.83%) PBX
9 1 (0.83%) PSTN
9 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.48%) MS Access
2 3 (2.48%) Power BI
3 2 (1.65%) DTS
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) GitLab
2 1 (0.83%) NMock
2 1 (0.83%) NUnit
General
1 9 (7.44%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 36 (29.75%) IT Engineer
2 29 (23.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (21.49%) IT Support
4 24 (19.83%) Support Engineer
5 20 (16.53%) IT Support Engineer
6 18 (14.88%) Consultant
6 18 (14.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 16 (13.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.96%) Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.13%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.31%) Collaboration Engineer
11 4 (3.31%) Unix Administrator
12 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Support
12 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 3 (2.48%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) Web Services
2 2 (1.65%) .NET
2 2 (1.65%) CSS
2 2 (1.65%) HTML
2 2 (1.65%) ODBC
3 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.83%) jQuery
3 1 (0.83%) LESS
3 1 (0.83%) WCF
3 1 (0.83%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.79%) Data Centre
1 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Storage
1 7 (5.79%) User Experience
2 5 (4.13%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.13%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.48%) PKI
4 2 (1.65%) AS400
4 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.65%) Clustering
4 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.65%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
5 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
5 1 (0.83%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 92 (76.03%) Windows
2 66 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 64 (52.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (40.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (31.40%) Windows 10
6 35 (28.93%) Windows 7
7 31 (25.62%) Windows 8
8 8 (6.61%) Linux
9 7 (5.79%) Unix
10 6 (4.96%) AIX
11 4 (3.31%) CentOS
11 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.15%) ITIL
2 19 (15.70%) Project Management
3 15 (12.40%) Problem Management
4 11 (9.09%) Service Management
5 9 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (7.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.44%) ERP
5 9 (7.44%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.79%) Capacity Management
7 6 (4.96%) Change Control
7 6 (4.96%) ITSM
7 6 (4.96%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.96%) Migration
7 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.13%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.13%) Change Management
8 5 (4.13%) CRM
8 5 (4.13%) Identity Management
8 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.01%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) C
2 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.65%) C#
3 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (23.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (19.01%) MCSE
3 18 (14.88%) CCA
3 18 (14.88%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (14.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (5.79%) MCSA
5 6 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.13%) Degree
7 1 (0.83%) CCNP
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.83%) MCP
7 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) SLA
2 5 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 65 (53.72%) Hyper-V
1 65 (53.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (52.89%) Active Directory
3 39 (32.23%) XenApp
4 31 (25.62%) VirtualBox
5 20 (16.53%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.31%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.61%) SCOM
2 5 (4.13%) SCCM
2 5 (4.13%) SCOrch
2 5 (4.13%) SCSM
3 2 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.65%) WSUS
4 1 (0.83%) Ansible
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 73 (60.33%) VMware
2 71 (58.68%) Microsoft
3 47 (38.84%) Citrix
4 9 (7.44%) Cisco
5 4 (3.31%) Dell
5 4 (3.31%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.48%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.48%) HP
6 3 (2.48%) Splunk
7 2 (1.65%) McAfee
7 2 (1.65%) Sage
7 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.83%) NetApp
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) SAP