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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.62% - -
As % of the Applications category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £17,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -1.66%
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
10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 19.23% 7.46% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £18,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,200
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 27 February 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bridgend

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) McAfee
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) VB6
6 3 (25.00%) Aruba
6 3 (25.00%) F5
6 3 (25.00%) Lumension
6 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (25.00%) CCSE
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Websense
6 3 (25.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (25.00%) RIP
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Network Design
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VB
1 3 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCSE
3 3 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) CCA
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Blue Coat
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Websense
3 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (25.00%) Aruba
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Lumension
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) SunGard