The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 30 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.88% 3.02% 3.74%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 22.73% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 14
Average salary £28,750 £23,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £41,750 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 Cardiff region.

Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
110 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.89% 13.31% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 98 61 71
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,850 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Office
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Cardiff

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 32 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (51.06%) MS Excel
3 15 (31.91%) Windows
4 12 (25.53%) Finance
4 12 (25.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
5 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
5 9 (19.15%) Degree
6 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
7 7 (14.89%) MS Project
8 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
8 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
9 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
9 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Change Control
9 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.51%) Line Management
10 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.51%) Coaching
10 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (8.51%) iPhone
10 4 (8.51%) Fixed Income
10 4 (8.51%) Automotive

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (25.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
3 7 (14.89%) MS Project
4 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
4 2 (4.26%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) DHCP
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) HSRP
3 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.13%) SecureCRT
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) BGP
3 1 (2.13%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) Big Data
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.13%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Automotive
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Billing
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.77%) IT Support
5 5 (10.64%) Support Technician
5 5 (10.64%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Junior
7 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) IT Trainer
8 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.51%) Fixed Income
3 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.51%) iPhone
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.26%) Copywriting
4 2 (4.26%) Social Network
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.51%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.13%) Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
2 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
3 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (14.89%) Project Management
4 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Change Control
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.51%) Matrix Management
6 4 (8.51%) Line Management
6 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.51%) Coaching
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.26%) SEO
8 2 (4.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) CCIP
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CISA
4 1 (2.13%) CISM
4 1 (2.13%) APMG
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix
2 2 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 2 (4.26%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) T-Plan
2 2 (4.26%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.13%) Nokia
3 1 (2.13%) Apple
3 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) Teradata
3 1 (2.13%) Casewise
3 1 (2.13%) Juniper
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago