Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 34 98
Rank change year-on-year -11 +64 +39
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 104 128 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.16% 6.24% 2.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.80% 28.83% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 50
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -5.26% +25.47%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £23,625
90th Percentile £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 500 444 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.81% 21.64% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 434 398 193
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £64,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -18 82 £27,500 -12.70% 9
West Wales +24 17 £55,242 +38.11% 1
North Wales 0 5 £39,000 +39.29% 1
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 74 (71.15%) Active Directory
3 56 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 48 (46.15%) VMware
5 41 (39.42%) Windows Server
6 39 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 34 (32.69%) Windows 10
8 30 (28.85%) Hyper-V
9 29 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (26.92%) LAN
11 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Office
12 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (21.15%) Firewall
13 22 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 21 (20.19%) MS Exchange
14 21 (20.19%) WAN
15 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (17.31%) SLA
17 18 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
18 17 (16.35%) Citrix
19 16 (15.38%) SQL
19 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
20 15 (14.42%) Veeam
21 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
22 13 (12.50%) SAN
22 13 (12.50%) DNS
22 13 (12.50%) 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 21 (20.19%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 5 (4.81%) SAS
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.85%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.96%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.81%) SaaS
4 4 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.92%) LAN
2 22 (21.15%) Firewall
3 21 (20.19%) WAN
4 13 (12.50%) DHCP
4 13 (12.50%) DNS
4 13 (12.50%) SAN
5 9 (8.65%) VoIP
6 8 (7.69%) Network Security
7 7 (6.73%) ADSL
7 7 (6.73%) CTI
7 7 (6.73%) PBX
7 7 (6.73%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.73%) Unified Communications
7 7 (6.73%) WLAN
8 6 (5.77%) Wireless
9 5 (4.81%) HTTP
9 5 (4.81%) HTTPS
9 5 (4.81%) NAS
9 5 (4.81%) VPN
10 4 (3.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) Power BI
3 5 (4.81%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.81%) DB2
3 5 (4.81%) PowerPivot
3 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.81%) SAS EBI
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.92%) MS Access
5 1 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Selenium
1 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
1 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Games
4 2 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (23.08%) Analyst
2 19 (18.27%) IT Support
3 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 13 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 13 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 10 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (9.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 10 (9.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Architect
7 7 (6.73%) IT Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Telephony Architect
8 5 (4.81%) Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) HTML
1 7 (6.73%) jQuery
2 5 (4.81%) JSON
2 5 (4.81%) XML
3 3 (2.88%) .NET
4 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.92%) CSS
4 2 (1.92%) CSS3
4 2 (1.92%) HTML5
4 2 (1.92%) OAuth
4 2 (1.92%) REST
4 2 (1.92%) RESTful
4 2 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (0.96%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Replication
1 12 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.73%) IVR
4 5 (4.81%) User Experience
5 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Clustering
6 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.92%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.92%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.96%) iPhone
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 41 (39.42%) Windows Server
3 39 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 34 (32.69%) Windows 10
5 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.73%) Linux
9 5 (4.81%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.85%) CentOS
10 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.96%) AIX
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.96%) Unix
11 1 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.65%) Data Protection
6 9 (8.65%) ITIL
6 9 (8.65%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 8 (7.69%) DevOps
8 7 (6.73%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (6.73%) Data Privacy
8 7 (6.73%) Data Security
8 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (6.73%) Scrum
8 7 (6.73%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.77%) Application Packaging
9 6 (5.77%) Break/Fix
9 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.38%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (4.81%) VBA
5 3 (2.88%) C#
6 1 (0.96%) PHP
6 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (1.92%) MCITP
4 2 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) SLA
2 7 (6.73%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 30 (28.85%) Hyper-V
3 29 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.77%) Terminal Services
4 6 (5.77%) XenApp
5 3 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.92%) vSphere
7 1 (0.96%) LXC
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.85%) Nagios
4 2 (1.92%) SCOM
5 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.96%) SCSM
Vendors
1 56 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (46.15%) VMware
3 17 (16.35%) Citrix
4 15 (14.42%) Veeam
5 11 (10.58%) Cisco
6 9 (8.65%) Apple
7 6 (5.77%) Avaya
7 6 (5.77%) Freshdesk
8 5 (4.81%) Dell
8 5 (4.81%) Google
8 5 (4.81%) Oracle
9 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.85%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (3.85%) EqualLogic
9 4 (3.85%) NetApp
9 4 (3.85%) Nexenta
10 3 (2.88%) Draytek
10 3 (2.88%) HP
10 3 (2.88%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.92%) Ivanti