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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 47 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 26 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.78% 3.02% 2.76%
As % of the Applications category 29.21% 18.52% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 10
Average salary £27,500 £31,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -17.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,450 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+8.44% +1.75%
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
89 108 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.95% 16.29% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 83 95 29
Average salary £30,971 £32,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.21% -0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £42,500 £45,000
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 5 February 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (52.83%) MS Excel
3 24 (45.28%) Windows
4 18 (33.96%) Degree
5 17 (32.08%) SQL
6 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
7 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.98%) ITIL
9 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.09%) Migration
9 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
9 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
9 8 (15.09%) Data Transformation
10 7 (13.21%) SDLC
10 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (13.21%) Finance
10 7 (13.21%) MCP
10 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
11 6 (11.32%) MS Project
11 6 (11.32%) Line Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.66%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (52.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.89%) InDesign
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Extranet
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Skype
2 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (13.21%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) OLAP
4 1 (1.89%) OLTP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Junior
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.55%) iPhone
3 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.77%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) Unix
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
2 8 (15.09%) Data Transformation
2 8 (15.09%) Migration
3 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.21%) SDLC
4 6 (11.32%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (11.32%) Inmon Methodology
4 6 (11.32%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (11.32%) Line Management
4 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (9.43%) Project Management
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) C#
2 5 (9.43%) VBA
3 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) MCP
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.43%) CCIE
4 5 (9.43%) ISEB
5 3 (5.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.89%) CBAP
6 1 (1.89%) CCNP
6 1 (1.89%) CCVP
6 1 (1.89%) IIBA
6 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Citrix
2 2 (3.77%) Kaspersky
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) NEC
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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