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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
UK / Wales
Rank 67 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 29 60 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.62% 4.78% 4.39%
As % of the Applications category 16.57% 32.26% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 48
Median salary £24,750 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%

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
175 186 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.79% 14.83% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 133 164 185
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,378 £19,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £49,250 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -23 18 £27,500 +10.00% 4
North Wales - 10 £24,500 - 2
West Wales -13 1 £23,000 -43.55% 1
MS Office
UK

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 62 (82.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (50.67%) Windows
3 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
3 28 (37.33%) SQL
4 25 (33.33%) Finance
4 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 20 (26.67%) ITIL
6 19 (25.33%) Active Directory
6 19 (25.33%) Degree
7 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (21.33%) VMware
9 15 (20.00%) Incident Management
10 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
11 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
12 12 (16.00%) SLA
12 12 (16.00%) ISEB
12 12 (16.00%) Internet
12 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
13 10 (13.33%) Firewall
13 10 (13.33%) Advertising
13 10 (13.33%) WAN
13 10 (13.33%) LAN
13 10 (13.33%) iSeries
13 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
13 10 (13.33%) Office 365
14 9 (12.00%) Windows 8
14 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (12.00%) Waterfall

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 (17.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.33%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.33%) InDesign
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.33%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Sage 200
1 2 (2.67%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Internet
2 10 (13.33%) Firewall
2 10 (13.33%) LAN
2 10 (13.33%) WAN
3 7 (9.33%) Broadband
4 3 (4.00%) NAS
4 3 (4.00%) Network Security
4 3 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.00%) SAN
4 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.00%) VoIP
5 2 (2.67%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) PABX
5 2 (2.67%) VLAN
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.33%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.67%) Big Data
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.33%) Hudson
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) NMock
1 1 (1.33%) NUnit
1 1 (1.33%) Selenium
1 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Advertising
3 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.00%) Back Office
5 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 2 (2.67%) Retail
7 1 (1.33%) German Language
7 1 (1.33%) Law
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Analyst
2 22 (29.33%) IT Support
3 15 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) Applications Support
4 11 (14.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) IT Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Server Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Server Support
5 7 (9.33%) Service Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Systems Support
5 7 (9.33%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Administrator
6 5 (6.67%) IT Administrator
6 5 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.33%) jQuery
3 1 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.33%) LESS
3 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.33%) WCF
3 1 (1.33%) WinForms
3 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) iSeries
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) AS400
5 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) EPoS
6 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.67%) Windows
2 25 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
4 9 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.33%) Android
9 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) ITIL
2 15 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.00%) Project Management
4 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
5 8 (10.67%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (10.67%) Validation
6 7 (9.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (9.33%) Web Design
7 5 (6.67%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) Logistics
7 5 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.33%) ERP
9 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) C
3 4 (5.33%) C#
4 3 (4.00%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) Scala
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.67%) VBA
6 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) ISEB
3 8 (10.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.67%) CCNA
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.33%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.33%) XenServer
5 2 (2.67%) Firmware
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (82.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) VMware
3 9 (12.00%) Dell
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco
5 5 (6.67%) Avaya
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle
6 3 (4.00%) Sage
6 3 (4.00%) SAP
7 2 (2.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.67%) Apple
7 2 (2.67%) Ciena
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Huawei
7 2 (2.67%) IBM
7 2 (2.67%) Nokia
7 2 (2.67%) Tellabs
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix
8 1 (1.33%) Google
8 1 (1.33%) Unisys
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