Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 43 73
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 42 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.63% 4.36% 2.88%
As % of the Applications category 40.38% 57.38% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 35
Cardiff median annual salary £27,000 £32,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.92% +35.42% -17.24%
10th Percentile £20,625 £26,450 £18,750
90th Percentile £37,250 £48,250 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +9.09% -12.70%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 104 61 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.98% 7.61% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 96 59 83
Cardiff median annual salary £34,284 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,100 £19,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,500 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +11.67% - -11.76%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Cardiff

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Cardiff

Microsoft Office
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Office 365
3 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (40.48%) LAN
5 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 13 (30.95%) SLA
7 12 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (26.19%) DNS
8 11 (26.19%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) VMware
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 10 (23.81%) ADSL
9 10 (23.81%) Firewall
10 9 (21.43%) VoIP
10 9 (21.43%) DHCP
10 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
10 9 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (21.43%) CentOS
11 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 7 (16.67%) Replication
11 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (16.67%) Veeam
11 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
11 7 (16.67%) WLAN
11 7 (16.67%) WAN
11 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 7 (16.67%) Finance

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) LAN
2 11 (26.19%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) ADSL
3 10 (23.81%) Firewall
4 9 (21.43%) DHCP
4 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.43%) VoIP
5 7 (16.67%) SAN
5 7 (16.67%) WAN
5 7 (16.67%) WLAN
6 5 (11.90%) RTP
7 4 (9.52%) PBX
7 4 (9.52%) Skype
7 4 (9.52%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.76%) Internet
9 1 (2.38%) Intranet
9 1 (2.38%) NAS
9 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MS Access
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) IT Support
3 7 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Replication
2 6 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 9 (21.43%) CentOS
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (11.90%) SUSE
9 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 12 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.90%) Use Case
6 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.52%) Application Packaging
7 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (9.52%) Workload Management
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) CRM
9 2 (4.76%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Nagios
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
3 2 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Apple
3 7 (16.67%) Veeam
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.52%) Avaya
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) Dell
5 4 (9.52%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (9.52%) EqualLogic
5 4 (9.52%) Freshdesk
5 4 (9.52%) Nexenta
6 1 (2.38%) Sage