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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.96% 20.00% -
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 55.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £16,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -3.33%
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
8 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.94% 36.00% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 1
Average salary £20,000 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.05% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) CGI
5 4 (28.57%) Remedy
6 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Business Development
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) XenApp
6 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
6 3 (21.43%) Lync
6 3 (21.43%) Computacenter
6 3 (21.43%) GIS
6 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) MI Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CGI
2 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) XenApp
1 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Computacenter
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco