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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 25 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.79% 3.34% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 21.93% 19.46% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 14
Median salary £23,500 £33,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.78% +16.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,750 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £65,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £29,850 £30,000 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +2.51%
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
114 149 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.30% 17.19% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 108 142 78
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,650 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 September 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
3 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
4 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (32.56%) ITIL
4 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.23%) Degree
5 13 (30.23%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) SLA
6 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
7 9 (20.93%) Firewall
8 8 (18.60%) Linux
9 7 (16.28%) C#
9 7 (16.28%) DNS
10 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
11 5 (11.63%) Logistics
11 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
11 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
11 5 (11.63%) Office 365
11 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
11 5 (11.63%) Java
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle
12 4 (9.30%) .NET
12 4 (9.30%) Unix
12 4 (9.30%) Sage

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 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.65%) FrameMaker
2 2 (4.65%) InDesign
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.65%) RoboHelp
3 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 4 (9.30%) NAS
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) BGP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.33%) HSRP
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.33%) OSPF
6 1 (2.33%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) Skype
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
1 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.98%) Pentaho
1 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.98%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Advertising
3 3 (6.98%) Back Office
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) IT Support
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) IT Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) IT Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (6.98%) Big Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
2 2 (4.65%) Spring
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.98%) Fintech
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (4.65%) AS400
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
6 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
7 4 (9.30%) Unix
8 3 (6.98%) Solaris
9 2 (4.65%) Android
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
2 5 (11.63%) Logistics
2 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.98%) Data Governance
4 3 (6.98%) Data Management
4 3 (6.98%) Email Management
4 3 (6.98%) High Availability
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL V2
4 3 (6.98%) ITSM
4 3 (6.98%) Master Data Management
4 3 (6.98%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (6.98%) Scrum
4 3 (6.98%) Service Management
5 2 (4.65%) B2B
5 2 (4.65%) SDLC
5 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) C#
3 5 (11.63%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.98%) Scala
4 3 (6.98%) VBA
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) Delphi
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Sage
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 3 (6.98%) Remedy
4 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.65%) Avaya
5 2 (4.65%) Dell
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.33%) Apple
6 1 (2.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) Sybase