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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 23 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.53% 4.15% 2.67%
As % of the Applications category 25.56% 26.97% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 13
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,400 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,875 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
90 89 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.80% 15.40% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 111
Average salary £32,000 £31,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,043
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,400 £42,188
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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 17 April 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (59.62%) MS Excel
2 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 20 (38.46%) Finance
4 18 (34.62%) MS Project
5 17 (32.69%) Windows
5 17 (32.69%) Project Management
6 14 (26.92%) Degree
7 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
8 11 (21.15%) SQL
9 10 (19.23%) ITIL
9 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
9 10 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
10 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
11 7 (13.46%) Firewall
11 7 (13.46%) Project Planning
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.54%) Coaching
12 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (11.54%) Oracle
12 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.62%) MCSA
13 5 (9.62%) SLA
13 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.62%) Internet
13 5 (9.62%) Change Management
13 5 (9.62%) Migration
13 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (9.62%) Lync
2 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (59.62%) MS Excel
2 18 (34.62%) MS Project
3 10 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (17.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) VoIP
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Automotive
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
2 9 (17.31%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Junior
5 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) PMO Manager
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Project Support Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) J2EE
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%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) WCF
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.77%) AS400
3 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.92%) PMI
5 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.92%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) AIX
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Project Management
2 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
4 10 (19.23%) ITIL
4 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.46%) Project Planning
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.54%) Coaching
7 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.62%) Change Management
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
8 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL V2
8 4 (7.69%) Change Control
8 4 (7.69%) Data Transformation
8 4 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) COBOL
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) MCSA
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.77%) APMP
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.85%) MCTS
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) CCA
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
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%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.85%) WSUS
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) McAfee
5 2 (3.85%) BT
5 2 (3.85%) Avaya
5 2 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.85%) Lotus
5 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
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