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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 20 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.96% 2.19% 3.88%
As % of the Applications category 20.83% 11.21% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 11
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +51.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,819 £52,500 £35,500
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
96 107 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.22% 19.49% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 86 85 55
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £53,500
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 31 July 2014.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 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 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 13 (28.89%) MS Project
4 12 (26.67%) Finance
5 10 (22.22%) Cisco
6 9 (20.00%) DHCP
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) ITIL
7 8 (17.78%) Windows
7 8 (17.78%) WAN
7 8 (17.78%) VPN
7 8 (17.78%) LAN
7 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (17.78%) Firewall
7 8 (17.78%) CCNP
7 8 (17.78%) CCIP
7 8 (17.78%) Juniper
7 8 (17.78%) MPLS
7 8 (17.78%) BGP
7 8 (17.78%) Telnet
7 8 (17.78%) Advertising
7 8 (17.78%) SSH
7 8 (17.78%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
7 8 (17.78%) HSRP
7 8 (17.78%) PuTTY
7 8 (17.78%) SecureCRT
8 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
9 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS Project
3 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) DHCP
2 8 (17.78%) WAN
2 8 (17.78%) VPN
2 8 (17.78%) LAN
2 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) MPLS
2 8 (17.78%) BGP
2 8 (17.78%) Telnet
2 8 (17.78%) SSH
2 8 (17.78%) HSRP
2 8 (17.78%) PuTTY
2 8 (17.78%) SecureCRT
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.44%) Wireless
4 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Advertising
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Hebrew Language
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Junior
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Development
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support
7 2 (4.44%) Knowledge Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Problem Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) WAP
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Copywriting
2 1 (2.22%) Social Network
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
3 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) Workflow
6 3 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.22%) Email Management
8 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (17.78%) CCNP
1 8 (17.78%) CCIP
2 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) MBA
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CISA
5 1 (2.22%) CISM
5 1 (2.22%) CISSP
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Juniper
3 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.67%) Google
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) Lotus
5 2 (4.44%) Apple
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (2.22%) Teradata
6 1 (2.22%) T-Plan
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28305.00 - £34965.00 per annum
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