Period
to 24 March 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 50 61
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 +57
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 66 105 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.78% 5.40% 3.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.86% 27.13% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 65 90 81
Wales median annual salary £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.67% -14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £54,000 £45,000 £46,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £39,210 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% +4.56% -5.06%

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 444 387 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.41% 19.90% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 370 321 287
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,749 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,349 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -18 49 £34,250 +14.17% 3
West Wales +10 12 £43,750 +22.38%
North Wales +10 5 £45,000 +23.29%
Office 365
UK

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
3 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 29 (43.94%) VMware
5 23 (34.85%) Windows Server
6 20 (30.30%) LAN
7 18 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (22.73%) SQL
10 15 (22.73%) WAN
11 14 (21.21%) Citrix
11 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
12 13 (19.70%) Firewall
12 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
13 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
13 12 (18.18%) SLA
14 11 (16.67%) Cisco
14 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (16.67%) SAN
14 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (15.15%) Finance
16 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (13.64%) Veeam
16 9 (13.64%) Data Protection

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 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (6.06%) IIS
2 4 (6.06%) SAS
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.52%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.06%) SaaS
4 3 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) LAN
2 15 (22.73%) WAN
3 13 (19.70%) Firewall
4 11 (16.67%) SAN
5 7 (10.61%) DHCP
5 7 (10.61%) VoIP
5 7 (10.61%) Wireless
6 6 (9.09%) DNS
6 6 (9.09%) PBX
6 6 (9.09%) VPN
7 5 (7.58%) CTI
7 5 (7.58%) Unified Communications
8 4 (6.06%) HTTP
8 4 (6.06%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.06%) MPLS
8 4 (6.06%) NAS
9 3 (4.55%) Network Security
9 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.03%) ADSL
10 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) Power BI
3 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.06%) DB2
4 4 (6.06%) PowerPivot
4 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.06%) SAS EBI
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.55%) MS Access
6 2 (3.03%) QlikView
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) IT Support
4 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Telephony Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Business Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) HTML
1 5 (7.58%) jQuery
2 4 (6.06%) JSON
2 4 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) CSS3
4 1 (1.52%) HTML5
4 1 (1.52%) OAuth
4 1 (1.52%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) RESTful
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Replication
1 6 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.58%) IVR
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) LIMS
4 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) Windows Server
3 18 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.03%) Linux
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 8 (12.12%) Business Continuity
5 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (10.61%) ITIL
6 7 (10.61%) Scrum
7 6 (9.09%) Change Management
7 6 (9.09%) Coaching
7 6 (9.09%) Data Security
7 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.58%) CRM
8 5 (7.58%) Data Privacy
9 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.06%) Data Governance
9 4 (6.06%) ETL Development
9 4 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 4 (6.06%) VBA
4 2 (3.03%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 9 (13.64%) GDPR
3 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.55%) vSphere
5 2 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) vCloud
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.52%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) VMware
3 14 (21.21%) Citrix
4 11 (16.67%) Cisco
5 9 (13.64%) Veeam
6 5 (7.58%) Google
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.06%) HP
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
8 3 (4.55%) Apple
8 3 (4.55%) Sage
8 3 (4.55%) Sophos
9 2 (3.03%) Dell
9 2 (3.03%) Tableau
10 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.52%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.52%) Meraki
10 1 (1.52%) Mitel
10 1 (1.52%) Zerto