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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 43 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 16 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.09% 3.40% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 24.24% 28.41% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 22
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £21,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,800 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +8.62%

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
66 88 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.74% 11.97% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 77 95
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £38,092
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) Degree
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (36.00%) Sage 200
6 9 (36.00%) Sage 50
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (36.00%) Sage
7 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) SLA
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) C#
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (24.00%) Web Development
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (24.00%) MVC
9 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (24.00%) .NET
9 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.00%) Firewall
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 8

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.00%) FrameMaker
3 1 (4.00%) InDesign
3 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.00%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Sage 200
1 9 (36.00%) Sage 50
2 1 (4.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) ADSL
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) IT Support
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (20.00%) IT Technician
3 5 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) EPoS
3 1 (4.00%) iSeries
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
3 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Sage
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (8.00%) Apple
5 2 (8.00%) Avaya
5 2 (8.00%) Ciena
5 2 (8.00%) Huawei
5 2 (8.00%) Nokia
5 2 (8.00%) Tellabs
6 1 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Unisys
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam