The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South Wales / Newport
Rank 29 32 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MS Office 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 3.91% 2.42% 1.51%
As % of the Applications category 22.58% 13.95% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £30,500 £30,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £22,100 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,100 £27,450
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year -2.47% +8.03%  

MS Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 31 43 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 17.32% 17.34% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 25
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +13.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing MS Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Newport

MS Office
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for MS Office in Newport

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Newport region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) Incident Management
5 9 (42.86%) ISEB
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) iSeries
6 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
6 8 (38.10%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 7 (33.33%) Advertising
7 7 (33.33%) Validation
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
9 5 (23.81%) Project Management
10 4 (19.05%) IBM
10 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 3 (14.29%) SDLC
12 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
12 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
12 2 (9.52%) PMO
12 2 (9.52%) Windows
12 2 (9.52%) Avaya
12 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
13 1 (4.76%) Service Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 9 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) PMO Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) iSeries
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Analysis
2 10 (47.62%) Incident Management
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 8 (38.10%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (33.33%) Validation
5 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
8 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) ISEB
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Avaya
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
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