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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Wales / South Wales
Rank 63 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 18 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.02% 4.78% 4.36%
As % of the Applications category 15.65% 29.38% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 42
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £18,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,500 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
115 177 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.94% 16.27% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 101 161 176
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,378 £19,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £50,000 £42,350
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 9 £22,000 -20.00% 3
Newport -5 5 £25,000 -
Monmouthshire - 3 £45,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £17,750 -
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 48 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) Windows
3 24 (39.34%) Finance
4 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
4 19 (31.15%) SQL
5 18 (29.51%) Degree
6 17 (27.87%) ITIL
7 15 (24.59%) Incident Management
7 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
8 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
9 12 (19.67%) ISEB
9 12 (19.67%) SLA
10 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
11 10 (16.39%) iSeries
11 10 (16.39%) Advertising
12 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
12 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
13 8 (13.11%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (13.11%) Software Testing
13 8 (13.11%) Validation
13 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
14 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
14 7 (11.48%) Project Management
14 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
14 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
15 6 (9.84%) VMware
15 6 (9.84%) Back Office

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 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.64%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.64%) InDesign
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.64%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.28%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) WAN
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.64%) HTTP
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) NAS
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) Skype
4 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) VoIP
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.28%) Big Data
2 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.28%) Pentaho
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.64%) Hudson
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.64%) NMock
1 1 (1.64%) NUnit
1 1 (1.64%) Selenium
1 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (39.34%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Advertising
3 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.84%) Back Office
5 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.28%) Electronics
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) German Language
7 1 (1.64%) Law
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Support Analyst
3 13 (21.31%) IT Support
4 11 (18.03%) Applications Support
4 11 (18.03%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (4.92%) IT Technician
7 3 (4.92%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.64%) LESS
3 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.64%) WinForms
3 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) iSeries
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) AS400
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) EPoS
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
4 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Android
8 1 (1.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 15 (24.59%) Incident Management
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
4 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
4 9 (14.75%) Waterfall
5 8 (13.11%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.11%) Software Testing
5 8 (13.11%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Validation
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 5 (8.20%) Logistics
7 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.56%) Change Management
9 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.92%) Data Management
9 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) C
3 4 (6.56%) C#
4 3 (4.92%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.28%) Scala
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) ISEB
3 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) VMware
3 5 (8.20%) Avaya
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Sage
5 2 (3.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (3.28%) Apple
5 2 (3.28%) Ciena
5 2 (3.28%) Dell
5 2 (3.28%) HP
5 2 (3.28%) Huawei
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Nokia
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) Tellabs
6 1 (1.64%) Adobe
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Unisys
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