The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.44% 6.15% 15.56%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 23.53% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £20,500 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,000 £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Office
Wales

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

Applications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 6.10% 26.15% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 8
Average salary £20,500 £26,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,200 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,950 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

MS Office
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

MS Office Salary Trend in West Wales

MS Office
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Carmarthenshire 0 1 £23,000 -34.28%
Pembrokeshire - 1 £18,000 -
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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%) MS Exchange
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%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft