The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 48 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 21 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.14% 2.64% 4.41%
As % of the Applications category 22.34% 13.21% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 13
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £26,950 £19,525
10% offered a salary of more than £40,910 £52,500 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
94 106 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.07% 19.96% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83 84 59
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £19,538
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
South Wales

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 23 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
3 13 (27.66%) MS Project
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco
5 11 (23.40%) DHCP
5 11 (23.40%) Finance
6 10 (21.28%) Advertising
6 10 (21.28%) Firewall
6 10 (21.28%) SSH
6 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (21.28%) SolarWinds
6 10 (21.28%) VPN
6 10 (21.28%) LAN
6 10 (21.28%) WAN
6 10 (21.28%) CCNP
6 10 (21.28%) CCIP
6 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (21.28%) Juniper
6 10 (21.28%) MPLS
6 10 (21.28%) BGP
6 10 (21.28%) Telnet
6 10 (21.28%) HSRP
6 10 (21.28%) PuTTY
6 10 (21.28%) SecureCRT
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
7 8 (17.02%) ITIL
7 8 (17.02%) Windows
8 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
9 6 (12.77%) Project Management
9 6 (12.77%) ClearQuest

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
2 13 (27.66%) MS Project
3 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) DHCP
2 10 (21.28%) LAN
2 10 (21.28%) MPLS
2 10 (21.28%) BGP
2 10 (21.28%) Telnet
2 10 (21.28%) Firewall
2 10 (21.28%) VPN
2 10 (21.28%) SSH
2 10 (21.28%) HSRP
2 10 (21.28%) PuTTY
2 10 (21.28%) SecureCRT
2 10 (21.28%) WAN
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.26%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.13%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Hebrew Language
4 1 (2.13%) Welsh Language
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Network Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Junior
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Head of Development
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Knowledge Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) WAP
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Copywriting
2 1 (2.13%) Social Network
2 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
3 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
3 6 (12.77%) Project Management
3 6 (12.77%) Network Design
4 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.51%) Service Management
5 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.38%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.38%) Workflow
7 2 (4.26%) Information Security
7 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) SEO
8 1 (2.13%) UML
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CCNP
1 10 (21.28%) CCIP
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.64%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) MCP
4 2 (4.26%) MBA
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) CCIE
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CISSP
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CISA
5 1 (2.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Cisco
3 10 (21.28%) SolarWinds
3 10 (21.28%) Juniper
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Lotus
5 2 (4.26%) Apple
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) T-Plan
6 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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