The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.51% 6.08% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 4.76% 39.13% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +36.36%
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 Newport region.

Applications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 10.61% 15.54% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 3
Average salary £44,000 £24,750 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

MS Office
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Newport region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Newport

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) BT