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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.20% 5.26% 1.02%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 37.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £53,500 £36,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.61% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
7 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.48% 14.04% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 10
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +67.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £16,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £28,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 29 May 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Bridgend

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) CGI
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) Lync
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) GIS
5 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Computacenter
5 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Business Development
6 2 (20.00%) CMDB
6 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (30.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CGI
2 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) GIS
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Computacenter
3 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) SunGard
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