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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 57 38 57
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.61% 5.15% 2.76%
As % of the Applications category 17.82% 28.06% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 19
Median salary £33,750 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £22,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
101 139 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.66% 18.34% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 88 117 82
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,150 £52,500
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 24 June 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 14 (33.33%) Finance
6 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 11 (26.19%) ITIL
8 10 (23.81%) Degree
9 9 (21.43%) C#
9 9 (21.43%) Linux
9 9 (21.43%) SLA
9 9 (21.43%) Firewall
10 8 (19.05%) .NET
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle
12 6 (14.29%) Unix
12 6 (14.29%) ITSM
12 6 (14.29%) Service Management
12 6 (14.29%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
12 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (11.90%) Remedy ITSM
13 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (11.90%) ITIL V2
13 5 (11.90%) High Availability
13 5 (11.90%) Fintech
13 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
13 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
13 5 (11.90%) Relational Database

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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Project
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.38%) FrameMaker
4 1 (2.38%) InDesign
4 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.38%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (7.14%) LAN
3 3 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (2.38%) BGP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) DHCP
4 1 (2.38%) Extranet
4 1 (2.38%) HSRP
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (2.38%) NX-OS
4 1 (2.38%) OSPF
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) VLAN
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) SQLPlus
3 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQLite
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) OLAP
4 1 (2.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
4 2 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) IT Support
4 4 (9.52%) Junior
4 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SSRS Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) Ajax
3 4 (9.52%) Apache Flex
3 4 (9.52%) HTML5
3 4 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) Java EE
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Fintech
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Unix
4 5 (11.90%) Solaris
5 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 6 (14.29%) ITSM
2 6 (14.29%) Project Management
2 6 (14.29%) Service Management
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.90%) High Availability
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL V2
3 5 (11.90%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Data Transformation
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.52%) Scrum
4 4 (9.52%) SDLC
5 3 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) PHP
3 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Delphi
4 4 (9.52%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) VBA
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Adobe
3 5 (11.90%) Remedy
3 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
4 4 (9.52%) Sybase
5 3 (7.14%) Sage
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) VMware