The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 49 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.44% 4.82% 3.34%
As % of the Applications category 28.65% 28.64% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 33
Median salary £25,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £20,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +3.38%
MS Office
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
171 213 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.49% 16.84% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 157 193 141
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS Office
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MS Office Salary Trend in South Wales

MS Office
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in South Wales

MS Office
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 29 £23,750 -20.83% 3
Newport -2 13 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Bridgend -2 4 £30,250 +57.14%
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 71 (77.17%) Microsoft
2 35 (38.04%) MS Excel
3 32 (34.78%) Finance
3 32 (34.78%) Windows
4 28 (30.43%) SQL
5 23 (25.00%) Degree
6 22 (23.91%) Linux
7 21 (22.83%) ITIL
7 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
7 21 (22.83%) Project Management
8 18 (19.57%) SLA
8 18 (19.57%) Incident Management
8 18 (19.57%) Windows Server
9 16 (17.39%) ISEB
9 16 (17.39%) Firewall
10 14 (15.22%) Advertising
11 13 (14.13%) Unix
11 13 (14.13%) Business Analysis
11 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.04%) Office 365
12 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (13.04%) Windows 7
12 12 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
12 12 (13.04%) DNS
12 12 (13.04%) Solaris
12 12 (13.04%) Process Management
12 12 (13.04%) Remedy
13 11 (11.96%) VMware
14 10 (10.87%) C#

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.26%) IIS
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (38.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.26%) MS Project
3 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.09%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.09%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.09%) InDesign
4 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.09%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.09%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) Firewall
2 12 (13.04%) DNS
3 9 (9.78%) Internet
3 9 (9.78%) NAS
4 7 (7.61%) PuTTY
4 7 (7.61%) SSH
4 7 (7.61%) Telnet
5 5 (5.43%) FTP
6 4 (4.35%) VPN
7 3 (3.26%) DHCP
8 2 (2.17%) LAN
8 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.17%) VoIP
9 1 (1.09%) BGP
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.09%) HTTP
9 1 (1.09%) OSPF
9 1 (1.09%) SAN
9 1 (1.09%) VLAN
9 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) MySQL
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.43%) SQLPlus
3 4 (4.35%) Big Data
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.26%) Pentaho
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) SQLite
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.17%) JUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) Hudson
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) NMock
3 1 (1.09%) NUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Advertising
3 3 (3.26%) Back Office
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.17%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) German Language
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Military
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (38.04%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) IT Support
3 11 (11.96%) Service Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Developer
4 10 (10.87%) IT Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.52%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.35%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.26%) Ajax
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Flex
4 3 (3.26%) HTML5
4 3 (3.26%) XML
5 2 (2.17%) CSS
5 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.17%) J2EE
5 2 (2.17%) Java EE
5 2 (2.17%) jQuery
5 2 (2.17%) Middleware
5 2 (2.17%) Spring
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.09%) LESS
6 1 (1.09%) WCF
6 1 (1.09%) WinForms
6 1 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Fintech
2 5 (5.43%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (5.43%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.35%) iSeries
3 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.17%) AS400
5 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Windows
2 22 (23.91%) Linux
3 18 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 13 (14.13%) Unix
5 12 (13.04%) Solaris
5 12 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.78%) Mac OS X
7 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.43%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.17%) Android
10 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) ITIL
1 21 (22.83%) Project Management
2 18 (19.57%) Incident Management
3 13 (14.13%) Business Analysis
4 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.04%) Process Management
4 12 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.78%) Resource Management
6 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (7.61%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.43%) High Availability
8 5 (5.43%) ITIL V2
8 5 (5.43%) ITSM
8 5 (5.43%) Logistics
8 5 (5.43%) MVC
8 5 (5.43%) Service Management
8 5 (5.43%) Use Case
9 4 (4.35%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) C#
3 8 (8.70%) C
4 5 (5.43%) Java
4 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.43%) VBA
5 4 (4.35%) PHP
6 3 (3.26%) Delphi
6 3 (3.26%) Python
6 3 (3.26%) Scala
7 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (25.00%) Degree
2 16 (17.39%) ISEB
3 9 (9.78%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.35%) CBAP
5 4 (4.35%) IIBA
5 4 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.17%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) CCNP
8 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.09%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) SLA
2 6 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.61%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) BladeLogic
1 7 (7.61%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (5.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (77.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.04%) Remedy
3 11 (11.96%) VMware
4 9 (9.78%) Sage
5 8 (8.70%) IBM
6 7 (7.61%) BMC
6 7 (7.61%) HP
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle
7 5 (5.43%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.35%) Adobe
9 3 (3.26%) Avaya
9 3 (3.26%) Cisco
9 3 (3.26%) Sybase
10 2 (2.17%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.17%) SAP
11 1 (1.09%) Dell
11 1 (1.09%) Google
11 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.09%) Sun
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