The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 6 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 16 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 29.09% 9.30% 1.47%
As % of the Applications category 94.12% 36.36% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Average salary £18,000 £29,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +1.75%
MS Office
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Applications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 30.91% 25.58% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 6
Average salary £18,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.64% +37.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

MS Office
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bridgend region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Bridgend

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bridgend

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
4 13 (65.00%) Office 365
5 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (25.00%) NAS
9 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
9 5 (25.00%) Sage
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
10 3 (15.00%) CRM
10 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (10.00%) FTP
12 1 (5.00%) B2B
12 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
12 1 (5.00%) IBM
12 1 (5.00%) HP
12 1 (5.00%) Solaris
12 1 (5.00%) MySQL
12 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
12 1 (5.00%) COM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (5.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) IT Support
1 12 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) CRM
1 3 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (5.00%) B2B
2 1 (5.00%) Business Development
2 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
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