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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 71 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 25 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.34% 4.89% 4.60%
As % of the Applications category 18.52% 26.90% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 46
Median salary £27,500 £26,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -13.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,700 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
135 197 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.64% 18.17% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 120 175 171
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £43,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Newport -8 14 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Cardiff -19 9 £24,250 -3.00% 2
Monmouthshire - 1 £45,000 -
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 60 (82.19%) Microsoft
2 30 (41.10%) MS Excel
3 28 (38.36%) Windows
4 24 (32.88%) Finance
4 24 (32.88%) Degree
5 21 (28.77%) Incident Management
6 20 (27.40%) ITIL
7 19 (26.03%) Windows Server
8 18 (24.66%) SQL
8 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
9 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
10 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (19.18%) Advertising
11 13 (17.81%) Project Management
11 13 (17.81%) ISEB
12 12 (16.44%) Business Analysis
13 11 (15.07%) SLA
14 10 (13.70%) VMware
14 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
14 10 (13.70%) iSeries
15 9 (12.33%) Test Scripting
15 9 (12.33%) Process Management
15 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
16 8 (10.96%) Validation
16 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
16 8 (10.96%) Resource Management
16 8 (10.96%) Systems Analysis
16 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (9.59%) Windows 8

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 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (41.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.37%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.37%) InDesign
4 1 (1.37%) MS Project
4 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.37%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Firewall
1 5 (6.85%) PuTTY
1 5 (6.85%) SSH
1 5 (6.85%) Telnet
2 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 2 (2.74%) DHCP
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) NAS
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.74%) VoIP
3 2 (2.74%) VPN
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
2 2 (2.74%) Big Data
2 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) Pentaho
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.37%) Hudson
1 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.37%) JUnit
1 1 (1.37%) NMock
1 1 (1.37%) NUnit
1 1 (1.37%) Selenium
1 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Advertising
3 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.48%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) German Language
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Analyst
2 18 (24.66%) Support Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) IT Support
4 11 (15.07%) Applications Support
4 11 (15.07%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) IT Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (6.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.85%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.11%) Developer
9 3 (4.11%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.37%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) J2EE
2 1 (1.37%) Java EE
2 1 (1.37%) jQuery
2 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.37%) LESS
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) Spring
2 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.37%) WCF
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) WinForms
2 1 (1.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) iSeries
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) AS400
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) EPoS
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Windows
2 19 (26.03%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.59%) Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
6 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.85%) Solaris
7 5 (6.85%) Unix
8 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
9 3 (4.11%) Android
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Incident Management
2 20 (27.40%) ITIL
3 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.81%) Project Management
5 12 (16.44%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
7 9 (12.33%) Process Management
7 9 (12.33%) Test Scripting
8 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.96%) Resource Management
8 8 (10.96%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (10.96%) Validation
9 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.85%) Change Management
10 5 (6.85%) Logistics
10 5 (6.85%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (5.48%) Data Management
11 4 (5.48%) Time Management
12 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) C
3 4 (5.48%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) Java
4 3 (4.11%) VBA
5 2 (2.74%) Scala
5 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Degree
2 13 (17.81%) ISEB
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) MCP
7 2 (2.74%) CCNA
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.37%) CBAP
8 1 (1.37%) IIBA
8 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 4 (5.48%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) BladeLogic
1 5 (6.85%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (6.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (82.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) VMware
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco
3 7 (9.59%) HP
3 7 (9.59%) IBM
4 6 (8.22%) Avaya
5 5 (6.85%) BMC
5 5 (6.85%) Remedy
6 2 (2.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (2.74%) Apple
6 2 (2.74%) Ciena
6 2 (2.74%) Dell
6 2 (2.74%) Huawei
6 2 (2.74%) Kaspersky
6 2 (2.74%) Nokia
6 2 (2.74%) Sage
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Tellabs
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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