The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 4.20% 3.64% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 9.52% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -5.00%
MS Office
South Wales

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

Applications Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.40% 38.18% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

MS Office
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Torfaen

MS Office
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Cwmbran -6 5 - -
MS Office
South Wales

MS Office
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) IGMP
3 2 (40.00%) RTSP
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DTV
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Linux

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) IGMP
1 2 (40.00%) RTSP
1 2 (40.00%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Trainer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) DTV
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft