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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 47 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.46% 3.56% 2.22%
As % of the Applications category 20.72% 38.89% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 9
Average salary £30,000 £29,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.84% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,650 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
111 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.69% 9.16% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 98 36 55
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (54.00%) MS Excel
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 13 (26.00%) Project Management
3 13 (26.00%) Finance
4 12 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (24.00%) MS Project
5 10 (20.00%) Degree
6 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
7 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
7 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.00%) SQL
8 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
10 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.00%) Change Control
10 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (8.00%) Android
11 4 (8.00%) iPhone
11 4 (8.00%) Line Management
11 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income
11 4 (8.00%) Automotive
11 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.00%) Matrix Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (54.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (24.00%) MS Project
3 9 (18.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.00%) GIMP
4 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.00%) IT Support
4 6 (12.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 4 (8.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Junior
6 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Project Support Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (4.00%) Project Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) IT Trainer
8 2 (4.00%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.00%) iPhone
3 4 (8.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.00%) Copywriting
4 2 (4.00%) Social Network
5 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) Linux
5 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Project Management
2 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
3 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.00%) Change Control
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Line Management
5 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.00%) Matrix Management
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.00%) Coaching
6 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.00%) Analytics
7 2 (4.00%) Data Transformation
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VB
2 1 (2.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) CCA
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) APMG
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Twitter
3 2 (4.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Nokia
4 1 (2.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) Casewise
4 1 (2.00%) T-Plan
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago