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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 14.29% 1.01% -
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
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
15 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 35.71% 12.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 0
Average salary £40,750 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.45% -
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 24 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bridgend

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Juniper
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) McAfee
4 7 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) RIP
5 6 (42.86%) OSPF
5 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 6 (42.86%) Websense
5 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) CCSE
5 6 (42.86%) Network Design
5 6 (42.86%) JNCIS
5 6 (42.86%) SonicWALL
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Aruba
5 6 (42.86%) F5

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (42.86%) RIP
2 6 (42.86%) OSPF
2 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (42.86%) Escalation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
1 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
1 4 (28.57%) VB
1 4 (28.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) CCSE
2 6 (42.86%) JNCIS
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCA
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Juniper
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (50.00%) McAfee
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Websense
3 6 (42.86%) SonicWALL
3 6 (42.86%) Aruba
3 6 (42.86%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) Lumension
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy