The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 43 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.81% 2.85% 2.92%
As % of the Applications category 26.88% 17.22% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 20
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £21,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
160 180 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.17% 16.53% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 157 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 21 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Bridgend +19 10 £36,500 +87.17% 2
Newport +2 4 £23,500 -22.62% 1
Caerphilly +7 1 £20,500 +13.88%
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 43 (53.09%) Microsoft
2 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 25 (30.86%) Windows
4 16 (19.75%) MS Project
5 15 (18.52%) SQL
5 15 (18.52%) Cisco
5 15 (18.52%) Windows 7
6 14 (17.28%) ITIL
6 14 (17.28%) Advertising
7 13 (16.05%) Firewall
7 13 (16.05%) Finance
7 13 (16.05%) BGP
7 13 (16.05%) LAN
7 13 (16.05%) WAN
7 13 (16.05%) CCNP
7 13 (16.05%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (16.05%) Juniper
8 10 (12.35%) Project Management
9 9 (11.11%) DHCP
9 9 (11.11%) Network Design
9 9 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (9.88%) ISTQB
10 8 (9.88%) SSH
10 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
10 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
10 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (9.88%) HSRP
10 8 (9.88%) PuTTY
10 8 (9.88%) SecureCRT
10 8 (9.88%) VPN

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.47%) Lync
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 16 (19.75%) MS Project
3 9 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) Firewall
1 13 (16.05%) BGP
1 13 (16.05%) LAN
1 13 (16.05%) WAN
2 9 (11.11%) DHCP
3 8 (9.88%) SSH
3 8 (9.88%) HSRP
3 8 (9.88%) PuTTY
3 8 (9.88%) SecureCRT
3 8 (9.88%) VPN
3 8 (9.88%) Telnet
3 8 (9.88%) MPLS
4 5 (6.17%) OSPF
4 5 (6.17%) RIP
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (6.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (6.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.47%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) MS Access
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) ClearQuest
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (17.28%) Advertising
2 13 (16.05%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.47%) Hebrew Language
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Billing
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Analyst
2 8 (9.88%) Network Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.17%) Junior
4 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (6.17%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Market Research Executive
4 5 (6.17%) Escalation Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (4.94%) Report Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 3 (3.70%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) WAP
2 2 (2.47%) COM
2 2 (2.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.47%) CMDB
2 2 (2.47%) SCADA
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.23%) Physics
3 1 (1.23%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.23%) Social Network
3 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 15 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 6 (7.41%) Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) Android
5 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.23%) UNIX
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) ITIL
2 10 (12.35%) Project Management
3 9 (11.11%) Network Design
4 8 (9.88%) Test Scripting
5 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.64%) ITIL V3
6 5 (6.17%) Market Research
7 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.94%) Service Management
8 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.70%) Workflow
8 3 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.70%) Security Testing
8 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (3.70%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.70%) Test Strategy
9 2 (2.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) VBA
3 4 (4.94%) C
4 3 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) C++
6 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) CCNP
1 13 (16.05%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.88%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.88%) ISEB
2 8 (9.88%) CCIP
3 6 (7.41%) Degree
4 5 (6.17%) JNCIS
4 5 (6.17%) CCSE
5 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCP
6 2 (2.47%) MBA
6 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.23%) CISA
7 1 (1.23%) CISM
7 1 (1.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) CISSP
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) GxP
2 1 (1.23%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) Cisco
3 13 (16.05%) Juniper
4 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
5 5 (6.17%) McAfee
5 5 (6.17%) Websense
5 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.17%) SonicWALL
5 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
5 5 (6.17%) Aruba
5 5 (6.17%) F5
5 5 (6.17%) Lumension
6 4 (4.94%) Apple
7 3 (3.70%) Remedy
7 3 (3.70%) VMware
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (3.70%) Google
7 3 (3.70%) T-Plan
8 2 (2.47%) Allen-Bradley
8 2 (2.47%) Wonderware
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28305.00 - £34965.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £45486 - £52706 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago