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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.18% 8.00% 5.41%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 36.36% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £27,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
UK excluding London average salary £29,265 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -
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
4 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 4.71% 22.00% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 3
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) HND
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco