Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 46 62
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 42 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.83% 4.10% 3.26%
As % of the Applications category 40.78% 59.02% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 40
Cardiff median annual salary £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,250 £18,725
90th Percentile £37,250 £48,250 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £25,000 £32,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year -23.08% +26.21% -26.43%

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 103 61 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.38% 6.95% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 97 59 96
Cardiff median annual salary £34,567 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,700 £21,100 £20,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £46,500
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -14.29%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Office in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 41 (97.62%) Microsoft
2 34 (80.95%) Windows
3 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
3 31 (73.81%) Office 365
4 25 (59.52%) LAN
5 19 (45.24%) Windows 7
5 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
6 18 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
7 17 (40.48%) ADSL
8 16 (38.10%) Firewall
9 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
10 13 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 11 (26.19%) DNS
11 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (23.81%) VMware
13 9 (21.43%) SLA
13 9 (21.43%) DHCP
14 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
15 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 7 (16.67%) Veeam
15 7 (16.67%) Replication
15 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
15 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (16.67%) WLAN
15 7 (16.67%) WAN
15 7 (16.67%) SAN
15 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (14.29%) Linux
16 6 (14.29%) Apple

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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 31 (73.81%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) LAN
2 17 (40.48%) ADSL
3 16 (38.10%) Firewall
4 11 (26.19%) DNS
5 9 (21.43%) DHCP
6 7 (16.67%) SAN
6 7 (16.67%) WAN
6 7 (16.67%) WLAN
7 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.52%) VoIP
8 3 (7.14%) Skype
9 2 (4.76%) Internet
10 1 (2.38%) Intranet
10 1 (2.38%) NAS
10 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
10 1 (2.38%) RTP
10 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) MS Access
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.38%) Electronics
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Games
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Desktop Support
4 8 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Service Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) IT Support
7 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Junior
8 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior IT Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior IT Support
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (16.67%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows 7
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) CentOS
7 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
2 13 (30.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 3 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.14%) Workload Management
5 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Biology
6 1 (2.38%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.38%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Decision-Making
6 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) PHP
2 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMP
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 13485
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
1 3 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (97.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Veeam
4 6 (14.29%) Apple
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) Avaya
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (7.14%) EqualLogic
6 3 (7.14%) Freshdesk
6 3 (7.14%) Nexenta
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) Remedy
7 1 (2.38%) Sage
7 1 (2.38%) SAP