The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 47 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 62 64 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.55% 4.64% 3.25%
As % of the Applications category 29.52% 28.70% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 38
Median salary £25,000 £31,500 £31,568
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% -0.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £60,000 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,500 £29,265
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +4.22%
MS Office
UK

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

Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
210 223 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.41% 16.17% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 168 203 158
Median salary £33,000 £34,625 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.69% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Office
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MS Office Salary Trend in Wales

MS Office
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

MS Office Salary Histogram in Wales

MS Office
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 49 £25,000 -20.63% 5
Mid Wales -16 9 - -
West Wales -18 3 £28,500 +58.33% 3
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 89 (80.91%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.55%) MS Excel
3 36 (32.73%) Windows
4 32 (29.09%) Finance
5 31 (28.18%) SQL
5 31 (28.18%) Active Directory
6 25 (22.73%) ITIL
7 24 (21.82%) Project Management
7 24 (21.82%) Office 365
8 23 (20.91%) Degree
9 22 (20.00%) Linux
10 19 (17.27%) SLA
10 19 (17.27%) Firewall
10 19 (17.27%) Windows Server
11 18 (16.36%) Incident Management
12 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
12 16 (14.55%) ISEB
13 14 (12.73%) Advertising
14 13 (11.82%) Business Analysis
14 13 (11.82%) DNS
14 13 (11.82%) Unix
14 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
14 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (10.91%) Solaris
15 12 (10.91%) Process Management
15 12 (10.91%) Internet
15 12 (10.91%) Remedy
15 12 (10.91%) Remedy ITSM
15 12 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (10.91%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.45%) IIS
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.91%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (34.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Project
3 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.91%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.91%) InDesign
5 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.91%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.82%) Office 365
2 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.82%) SaaS
6 1 (0.91%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) Firewall
2 13 (11.82%) DNS
3 12 (10.91%) Internet
4 10 (9.09%) NAS
5 7 (6.36%) PuTTY
5 7 (6.36%) SSH
5 7 (6.36%) Telnet
6 5 (4.55%) FTP
6 5 (4.55%) VPN
7 4 (3.64%) DHCP
7 4 (3.64%) Network Security
7 4 (3.64%) SMTP
7 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.64%) VLAN
7 4 (3.64%) VoIP
8 2 (1.82%) LAN
8 2 (1.82%) SAN
9 1 (0.91%) HTTP
9 1 (0.91%) OSPF
9 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) MySQL
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.55%) SQLPlus
4 4 (3.64%) Big Data
5 3 (2.73%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.73%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.73%) SQLite
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.82%) JUnit
3 1 (0.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.91%) Hudson
3 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.91%) NMock
3 1 (0.91%) NUnit
3 1 (0.91%) Selenium
3 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (29.09%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Advertising
3 3 (2.73%) Back Office
3 3 (2.73%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Electronics
4 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.82%) Law
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) German Language
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Military
5 1 (0.91%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (33.64%) Analyst
2 17 (15.45%) IT Support
3 13 (11.82%) Service Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Developer
5 10 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Collaboration Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.55%) Administrator
11 4 (3.64%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.64%) IT Administrator
11 4 (3.64%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (3.64%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) .NET
2 6 (5.45%) HTML
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.73%) Ajax
4 3 (2.73%) Apache Flex
4 3 (2.73%) CSS
4 3 (2.73%) HTML5
4 3 (2.73%) XML
5 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.82%) J2EE
5 2 (1.82%) Java EE
5 2 (1.82%) jQuery
5 2 (1.82%) Middleware
5 2 (1.82%) Spring
5 2 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.91%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.91%) WCF
6 1 (0.91%) WinForms
6 1 (0.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.45%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.55%) Fintech
3 5 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.64%) iSeries
4 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) AS400
6 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Linux
3 19 (17.27%) Windows Server
4 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.82%) Unix
6 12 (10.91%) Solaris
7 9 (8.18%) Mac OS X
7 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.45%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.73%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.82%) Android
13 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.73%) ITIL
2 24 (21.82%) Project Management
3 18 (16.36%) Incident Management
4 13 (11.82%) Business Analysis
5 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.91%) Process Management
5 12 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.18%) Resource Management
7 8 (7.27%) ITSM
8 7 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.36%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (5.45%) CRM
9 6 (5.45%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.45%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.55%) High Availability
10 5 (4.55%) ITIL V2
10 5 (4.55%) Logistics
10 5 (4.55%) MVC
10 5 (4.55%) Service Management
10 5 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.18%) SQL
2 10 (9.09%) C#
3 9 (8.18%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.27%) C
5 6 (5.45%) VBA
6 5 (4.55%) Java
6 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.64%) PHP
8 3 (2.73%) Delphi
8 3 (2.73%) Python
8 3 (2.73%) Scala
9 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Degree
2 16 (14.55%) ISEB
3 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.64%) CBAP
5 4 (3.64%) IIBA
5 4 (3.64%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.82%) MCP
8 1 (0.91%) CCNA
8 1 (0.91%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.91%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) SLA
2 6 (5.45%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (28.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.36%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.73%) Firmware
5 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) BladeLogic
1 7 (6.36%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.91%) Nagios
Vendors
1 89 (80.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.91%) Remedy
2 12 (10.91%) VMware
3 10 (9.09%) Oracle
4 9 (8.18%) Sage
5 8 (7.27%) IBM
6 7 (6.36%) BMC
6 7 (6.36%) HP
7 5 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.64%) Adobe
9 3 (2.73%) Avaya
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco
9 3 (2.73%) Sybase
10 2 (1.82%) Kaspersky
10 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.82%) SAP
11 1 (0.91%) Dell
11 1 (0.91%) Google
11 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.91%) Sun
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