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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 43 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 60 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.78% 3.39% 2.49%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 24.03% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 28
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,700 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,265 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.51% -2.45%
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
210 154 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.75% 14.13% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 192 140 155
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 0 31 £30,000 -4.76% 2
Newport +3 20 £35,000 +48.93% 1
Bridgend -4 9 £19,250 -47.26%
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 83 (76.85%) Microsoft
2 63 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 45 (41.67%) Finance
4 37 (34.26%) Windows
5 35 (32.41%) SQL
6 32 (29.63%) Degree
7 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
8 25 (23.15%) ITIL
9 24 (22.22%) Migration
10 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
10 22 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (20.37%) Business Analysis
11 19 (17.59%) CRM
11 19 (17.59%) Project Management
12 17 (15.74%) .NET
12 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
12 17 (15.74%) HTML
12 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
13 16 (14.81%) C#
13 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
13 16 (14.81%) XML
13 16 (14.81%) ISEB
13 16 (14.81%) PRINCE
13 16 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
13 16 (14.81%) Banking
13 16 (14.81%) APMP
13 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
14 15 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (11.11%) Back Office
15 12 (11.11%) Internet

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (5.56%) Lync
2 5 (4.63%) IIS
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) MS Project
3 6 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.11%) Internet
2 9 (8.33%) Firewall
3 6 (5.56%) DHCP
3 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.56%) DNS
4 4 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (41.67%) Finance
2 16 (14.81%) Banking
3 12 (11.11%) Back Office
4 6 (5.56%) Legal
5 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.93%) Military
8 1 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.93%) Marketing
8 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Analyst
2 25 (23.15%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 16 (14.81%) Developer
3 16 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 16 (14.81%) C# Developer
3 16 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) PMO Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Software Tester
7 5 (4.63%) Tester
8 4 (3.70%) Architect
8 4 (3.70%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) HTML
1 17 (15.74%) .NET
2 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 16 (14.81%) XML
2 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.70%) CGI
4 1 (0.93%) DWR
4 1 (0.93%) COM
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) PMI
3 4 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.70%) iSeries
4 3 (2.78%) GIS
4 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.78%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.85%) Statistics
5 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) CMDB
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) AS400
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.26%) Windows
2 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.85%) UNIX
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.93%) AIX
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
5 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) ITIL
2 24 (22.22%) Migration
3 22 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.37%) Business Analysis
3 22 (20.37%) PRINCE2
4 19 (17.59%) CRM
4 19 (17.59%) Project Management
5 16 (14.81%) PRINCE
6 15 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (11.11%) Business Transformation
8 11 (10.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (10.19%) Waterfall
8 11 (10.19%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.56%) Data Analysis
11 5 (4.63%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.41%) SQL
2 17 (15.74%) T-SQL
2 17 (15.74%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.81%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) COBOL
4 1 (0.93%) VB
4 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (29.63%) Degree
2 16 (14.81%) APMP
2 16 (14.81%) ISEB
3 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.41%) PMI Certification
5 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.48%) CCNA
6 7 (6.48%) MCSA
7 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.70%) MCITP
8 4 (3.70%) MCSE
8 4 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.78%) MCP
9 3 (2.78%) ECDL
10 2 (1.85%) HNC
10 2 (1.85%) CCIE
11 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.78%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.85%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.78%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.78%) XenApp
2 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (76.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.41%) VMware
3 5 (4.63%) Citrix
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco
4 4 (3.70%) Fortinet
4 4 (3.70%) Remedy
5 3 (2.78%) Veeam
5 3 (2.78%) Computacenter
5 3 (2.78%) IBM
5 3 (2.78%) Dell
6 2 (1.85%) Avaya
6 2 (1.85%) BMC
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle
6 2 (1.85%) Cognos
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