The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.38% 1.11% 7.14%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 100.00% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £20,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
MS Office
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

Applications Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 11.90% 1.11% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 23
Average salary £33,750 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,800 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

MS Office
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Office across the Swansea region.

MS Office Salary Trend in Swansea

MS Office
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Dropbox

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Dropbox
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe