Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 51 76
Rank change year-on-year +10 +25 +63
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 116 101 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.06% 4.76% 3.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 25.96% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 103 99 72
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% -13.19%
10th Percentile £20,800 £21,687 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £46,025
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 406 389 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.21% 18.31% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 345 355 225
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,100 £57,946 £58,750
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% - +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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018. 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 0 84 £25,000 -23.08% 4
West Wales +34 22 £49,500 +23.75% 2
Mid Wales -19 6 £27,500 -
North Wales -3 4 £30,750 +6.96%
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 93 (80.17%) Windows
2 78 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 78 (67.24%) Active Directory
3 52 (44.83%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (44.83%) Windows Server
4 43 (37.07%) Windows 7
5 41 (35.34%) LAN
6 39 (33.62%) Firewall
6 39 (33.62%) VMware
7 34 (29.31%) Hyper-V
7 34 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 31 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (26.72%) MS Exchange
9 29 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (21.55%) DNS
11 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (20.69%) ADSL
12 24 (20.69%) DHCP
13 22 (18.97%) Windows 10
14 21 (18.10%) ITIL
15 20 (17.24%) Management Information System
16 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
16 18 (15.52%) SLA
16 18 (15.52%) SAN
16 18 (15.52%) Customer Engagement
17 17 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
19 15 (12.93%) HP
19 15 (12.93%) SCCM

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 31 (26.72%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.31%) IIS
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.72%) SAS
7 1 (0.86%) Confluence
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 52 (44.83%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.86%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.86%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.31%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (4.31%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.59%) SaaS
6 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.86%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 41 (35.34%) LAN
2 39 (33.62%) Firewall
3 25 (21.55%) DNS
4 24 (20.69%) ADSL
4 24 (20.69%) DHCP
5 18 (15.52%) SAN
6 14 (12.07%) WAN
7 10 (8.62%) WLAN
8 7 (6.03%) Wireless
9 6 (5.17%) Network Security
10 5 (4.31%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.45%) CTI
11 4 (3.45%) PBX
11 4 (3.45%) VoIP
12 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
12 3 (2.59%) VLAN
12 3 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.72%) HTTPS
13 2 (1.72%) Internet
13 2 (1.72%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) Power BI
3 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.45%) Big Data
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (3.45%) MySQL
4 4 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.72%) DB2
5 2 (1.72%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.72%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
2 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.03%) Finance
4 5 (4.31%) Automotive
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (31.90%) Support Engineer
2 26 (22.41%) Analyst
2 26 (22.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (21.55%) IT Support
4 13 (11.21%) IT Engineer
4 13 (11.21%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (8.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) IT Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (6.03%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) .NET
2 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.45%) HTML
2 4 (3.45%) REST
2 4 (3.45%) SOAP
2 4 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) CSS
3 2 (1.72%) jQuery
3 2 (1.72%) JSON
3 2 (1.72%) WCF
3 2 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) COM
4 1 (0.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.34%) Replication
3 7 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.17%) Clustering
5 5 (4.31%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.31%) PKI
5 5 (4.31%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.45%) IVR
6 4 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.72%) User Experience
9 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 93 (80.17%) Windows
2 52 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 43 (37.07%) Windows 7
4 31 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (21.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (18.97%) Windows 10
7 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.17%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.31%) Android
10 3 (2.59%) Linux
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (18.10%) ITIL
3 18 (15.52%) Customer Engagement
4 17 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.34%) Project Management
6 11 (9.48%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.76%) Migration
7 9 (7.76%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.90%) Break/Fix
9 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.17%) Analytics
10 6 (5.17%) CRM
10 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
10 6 (5.17%) ETL
10 6 (5.17%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (4.31%) DevOps
11 5 (4.31%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (4.31%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.62%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.31%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.45%) C#
4 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.76%) MCSA
3 7 (6.03%) Degree
4 4 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.45%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.86%) CCNA
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.52%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.45%) GDPR
2 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (67.24%) Active Directory
2 34 (29.31%) Hyper-V
3 26 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.48%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.31%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.45%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.86%) pfSense
7 1 (0.86%) Snort
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) SCCM
1 15 (12.93%) SCOM
2 9 (7.76%) SCOrch
3 5 (4.31%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (4.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (3.45%) SCSM
5 1 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.86%) Grafana
5 1 (0.86%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 78 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.62%) VMware
3 15 (12.93%) HP
4 12 (10.34%) Cisco
5 10 (8.62%) Veeam
6 9 (7.76%) Apple
7 7 (6.03%) Citrix
8 6 (5.17%) Oracle
9 5 (4.31%) McAfee
10 4 (3.45%) Actifio
10 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.59%) Google
11 3 (2.59%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.72%) Draytek
12 2 (1.72%) Ivanti
12 2 (1.72%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.86%) F5
13 1 (0.86%) Meraki
13 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.86%) Vyatta