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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 48 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 24 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.29% 4.07% 3.07%
As % of the Applications category 21.05% 22.30% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 20
Median salary £25,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £40,910
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
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
114 148 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.64% 18.27% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 129 85
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £23,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £47,900 £55,000
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 29 July 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) SQL
4 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
4 15 (32.61%) Finance
5 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 14 (30.43%) ITIL
5 14 (30.43%) Degree
6 13 (28.26%) SLA
7 10 (21.74%) Firewall
7 10 (21.74%) Linux
8 9 (19.57%) C#
8 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
9 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
10 7 (15.22%) .NET
10 7 (15.22%) Oracle
10 7 (15.22%) DNS
11 6 (13.04%) Unix
11 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.04%) MySQL
11 6 (13.04%) Office 365
11 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (10.87%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (10.87%) ServiceNow
12 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
12 5 (10.87%) Fintech
12 5 (10.87%) ITIL V2
12 5 (10.87%) High Availability

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 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.17%) FrameMaker
4 1 (2.17%) InDesign
4 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.17%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) NAS
4 3 (6.52%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (2.17%) BGP
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.17%) HSRP
6 1 (2.17%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.17%) OSPF
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) SQLPlus
3 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) SQLite
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.35%) Pentaho
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) IT Support
4 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) IT Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) Unix Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SQL BI Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) Ajax
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Flex
3 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) HTML5
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.35%) J2EE
4 2 (4.35%) Java EE
4 2 (4.35%) Spring
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Fintech
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.04%) Unix
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Solaris
7 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.35%) Android
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) High Availability
2 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL V2
2 5 (10.87%) ITSM
2 5 (10.87%) MVC
2 5 (10.87%) Project Management
2 5 (10.87%) Service Management
3 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.52%) Logistics
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.52%) Scrum
5 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Change Control
5 2 (4.35%) Data Governance
5 2 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
5 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) PHP
3 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Delphi
4 4 (8.70%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) VBA
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Adobe
3 5 (10.87%) Remedy
3 5 (10.87%) ServiceNow
4 4 (8.70%) Sage
4 4 (8.70%) Sybase
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 2 (4.35%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.17%) Sun
7 1 (2.17%) VMware