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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 4 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.13% 7.50% 10.60%
As % of the Applications category 9.76% 32.43% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 10
Average salary £27,000 £29,000 £27,213
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +6.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £29,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -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 Newport region.

Applications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.81% 23.13% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 21
Average salary £42,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Newport region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Newport

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Apple
6 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 3 (20.00%) Android
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Avaya
8 1 (6.67%) Lotus
8 1 (6.67%) VMware
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Firewall
8 1 (6.67%) BT
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSD
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) Casewise
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos