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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.34% 3.28% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 20.72% 31.71% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 5
Average salary £27,500 £34,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +37.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,950 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £108,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 41 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.13% 10.35% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 93 38 73
Average salary £30,565 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,000
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 4 March 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 30 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) Windows
4 15 (28.85%) MS Project
5 14 (26.92%) Project Management
5 14 (26.92%) Finance
6 13 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (21.15%) Business Analysis
7 11 (21.15%) Degree
8 10 (19.23%) MS Visio
9 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
9 9 (17.31%) SQL
9 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (15.38%) Project Planning
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
12 6 (11.54%) ITIL
13 5 (9.62%) Citrix
13 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (9.62%) SLA
13 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
13 5 (9.62%) Change Control
13 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
14 4 (7.69%) Line Management
14 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 4 (7.69%) Coaching
14 4 (7.69%) LAN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (3.85%) Lync
1 2 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
1 2 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 30 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 15 (28.85%) MS Project
3 13 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (19.23%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.85%) GIMP
5 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) LAN
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) VoIP
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (5.77%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Automotive
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Junior
5 5 (9.62%) Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) IT Support
6 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (3.85%) Project Support Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Trainer
8 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) J2EE
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) XSD
3 1 (1.92%) WCF
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.85%) iPhone
3 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.85%) Statistics
3 2 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.85%) Copywriting
3 2 (3.85%) Social Network
3 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.85%) AS400
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.77%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.85%) UNIX
5 2 (3.85%) Solaris
5 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Project Management
2 11 (21.15%) Business Analysis
3 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Change Control
7 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
8 4 (7.69%) Line Management
8 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) Coaching
8 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Change Management
9 3 (5.77%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.92%) VB
3 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.85%) CCA
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) MCSA
3 2 (3.85%) MCITP
3 2 (3.85%) MCTS
4 1 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
1 2 (3.85%) WSUS
1 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Citrix
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) Twitter
5 2 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe
5 2 (3.85%) Lotus
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
5 2 (3.85%) McAfee
5 2 (3.85%) BT
5 2 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) Nokia
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