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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.10% 8.33% 6.82%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 35.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
6 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 6.59% 23.81% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 4
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,700 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (66.67%) HND
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft