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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 51 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 46 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.08% 4.59% 3.80%
As % of the Applications category 27.54% 29.08% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 40
Median salary £25,750 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.96% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
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
167 196 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.82% 15.78% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 149 171 146
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 July 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 July 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 +3 24 £25,000 -24.24% 3
Bridgend +3 11 £27,000 +45.94%
Newport +2 9 £22,500 -35.71% 1
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 75 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 39 (40.63%) Windows
3 38 (39.58%) MS Excel
4 32 (33.33%) SQL
5 27 (28.13%) Finance
6 25 (26.04%) Active Directory
7 24 (25.00%) Linux
7 24 (25.00%) Degree
8 22 (22.92%) Project Management
9 20 (20.83%) Firewall
10 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 18 (18.75%) Office 365
11 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
11 17 (17.71%) ITIL
12 15 (15.63%) Incident Management
12 15 (15.63%) SLA
13 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (14.58%) ISEB
13 14 (14.58%) DNS
14 13 (13.54%) Unix
15 12 (12.50%) Solaris
15 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 12 (12.50%) Remedy
15 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
15 12 (12.50%) Advertising
15 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
16 11 (11.46%) NAS
16 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
16 11 (11.46%) VMware

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 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (39.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Project
3 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.04%) InDesign
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.04%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.75%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.13%) Google Apps
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.83%) Firewall
2 14 (14.58%) DNS
3 11 (11.46%) Internet
3 11 (11.46%) NAS
4 7 (7.29%) PuTTY
4 7 (7.29%) SSH
4 7 (7.29%) Telnet
5 6 (6.25%) VPN
6 5 (5.21%) FTP
7 3 (3.13%) DHCP
7 3 (3.13%) LAN
8 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.08%) VoIP
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.04%) HSRP
9 1 (1.04%) NX-OS
9 1 (1.04%) VLAN
9 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) MySQL
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.21%) SQLPlus
4 4 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) SQLite
5 3 (3.13%) Big Data
5 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.08%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.08%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.04%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Advertising
3 4 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Military
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) IT Support
3 15 (15.63%) IT Engineer
3 15 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 14 (14.58%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.38%) Service Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (5.21%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support
11 5 (5.21%) Field Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) SQL Analyst
12 4 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
12 4 (4.17%) IT Analyst
12 4 (4.17%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.29%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) HTML
3 4 (4.17%) Ajax
3 4 (4.17%) Apache Flex
3 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.17%) HTML5
3 4 (4.17%) XML
4 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.08%) J2EE
4 2 (2.08%) Java EE
4 2 (2.08%) Middleware
4 2 (2.08%) Spring
4 2 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (1.04%) COM
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.21%) Fintech
3 5 (5.21%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) AS400
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) iSeries
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) Windows
2 24 (25.00%) Linux
3 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.54%) Unix
5 12 (12.50%) Solaris
6 11 (11.46%) Mac OS X
7 9 (9.38%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.08%) Android
10 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) Project Management
2 17 (17.71%) ITIL
3 15 (15.63%) Incident Management
4 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.46%) Process Management
6 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.29%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.25%) Resource Management
8 6 (6.25%) Use Case
9 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.21%) Coaching
9 5 (5.21%) High Availability
9 5 (5.21%) ITIL V2
9 5 (5.21%) ITSM
9 5 (5.21%) MVC
9 5 (5.21%) Requirements Engineering
9 5 (5.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) C#
3 7 (7.29%) C
4 5 (5.21%) PHP
4 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.21%) VBA
5 4 (4.17%) Delphi
5 4 (4.17%) Java
5 4 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (2.08%) Scala
6 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) Degree
2 14 (14.58%) ISEB
3 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.21%) CBAP
6 5 (5.21%) IIBA
7 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.08%) MCP
9 1 (1.04%) CCNP
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.04%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) BladeLogic
1 7 (7.29%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (5.21%) SCCM
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.50%) Remedy
3 11 (11.46%) Sage
3 11 (11.46%) VMware
4 8 (8.33%) Oracle
5 7 (7.29%) BMC
5 7 (7.29%) HP
5 7 (7.29%) IBM
6 6 (6.25%) Cisco
7 5 (5.21%) Adobe
7 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.17%) Sybase
9 3 (3.13%) Avaya
9 3 (3.13%) Google
10 2 (2.08%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.04%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.04%) Juniper
11 1 (1.04%) NetApp
11 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds
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