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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 205 199 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.15% 10.90% 8.34%
As % of the Applications category 65.29% 64.19% 61.23%
Number of salaries quoted 182 167 120
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
314 310 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.54% 16.99% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 283 263 198
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Excel 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 Excel.

1 313 (80.05%) Microsoft
2 138 (35.29%) SQL
3 135 (34.53%) SQL Server
4 130 (33.25%) Windows
5 87 (22.25%) .NET
5 87 (22.25%) VMware
6 72 (18.41%) Degree
7 70 (17.90%) C#
8 66 (16.88%) MS Office
9 61 (15.60%) Finance
10 60 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 59 (15.09%) Active Directory
12 55 (14.07%) ASP.NET
13 52 (13.30%) SharePoint
14 50 (12.79%) Citrix
15 44 (11.25%) MS Exchange
15 44 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 44 (11.25%) Security Cleared
16 43 (11.00%) Project Management
17 42 (10.74%) ITIL
17 42 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
18 41 (10.49%) VB.NET
19 39 (9.97%) HTML
20 38 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 38 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (9.21%) JavaScript
21 36 (9.21%) SC Cleared
22 35 (8.95%) CRM
22 35 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
23 33 (8.44%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Excel 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 Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (13.30%) SharePoint
2 44 (11.25%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.86%) SharePoint Server
4 18 (4.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 15 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.58%) WebSphere
8 13 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (2.30%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.05%) IIS
12 7 (1.79%) JBoss
12 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.79%) Lync
13 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.51%) Apache
13 2 (0.51%) SAS
13 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 66 (16.88%) MS Office
2 27 (6.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.81%) MS Project
4 5 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.77%) InDesign
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (4.86%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.32%) Office 365
2 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.16%) SAN
2 23 (5.88%) LAN
3 20 (5.12%) WAN
3 20 (5.12%) Firewall
4 15 (3.84%) NAS
5 13 (3.32%) Internet
6 11 (2.81%) VPN
7 9 (2.30%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.05%) Network Security
8 8 (2.05%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.53%) DNS
10 4 (1.02%) DHCP
11 2 (0.51%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.51%) VLAN
11 2 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.26%) MPLS
12 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (34.53%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (8.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (6.39%) MS Access
6 20 (5.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.79%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.79%) EDRMS
10 5 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.02%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (1.02%) OLAP
12 3 (0.77%) DB2
12 3 (0.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.05%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.02%) Toad
5 2 (0.51%) NUnit
5 2 (0.51%) MorphX
5 2 (0.51%) JIRA
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Ant
6 1 (0.26%) Hudson
6 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.26%) Selenium
6 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.26%) Subversion
6 1 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 61 (15.60%) Finance
2 17 (4.35%) Legal
3 14 (3.58%) Advertising
4 11 (2.81%) Banking
5 9 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.05%) Back Office
6 8 (2.05%) Retail
6 8 (2.05%) Law
7 7 (1.79%) Automotive
8 5 (1.28%) Billing
9 4 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.77%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.77%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.77%) Marketing
11 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.51%) Games
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (26.09%) Developer
2 77 (19.69%) Analyst
3 51 (13.04%) Consultant
4 34 (8.70%) Architect
5 24 (6.14%) Support Engineer
6 23 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (5.63%) .NET Developer
8 21 (5.37%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.60%) Business Analyst
10 17 (4.35%) Support Analyst
10 17 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
11 16 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 14 (3.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (3.07%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (3.07%) Service Manager
13 12 (3.07%) Administrator
14 11 (2.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 11 (2.81%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (22.25%) .NET
2 55 (14.07%) ASP.NET
3 39 (9.97%) HTML
4 27 (6.91%) CSS
5 22 (5.63%) Web Services
6 20 (5.12%) XML
7 18 (4.60%) jQuery
8 16 (4.09%) ADO.NET
9 12 (3.07%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 11 (2.81%) HTML5
11 10 (2.56%) Ajax
12 9 (2.30%) SOAP
13 8 (2.05%) XSLT
13 8 (2.05%) Middleware
13 8 (2.05%) WCF
14 7 (1.79%) Java EE
14 7 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (1.79%) YUI
15 6 (1.53%) WPF
16 5 (1.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.30%) Clustering
6 8 (2.05%) User Experience
7 7 (1.79%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.79%) Statistics
7 7 (1.79%) Taxonomies
7 7 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.53%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.28%) Telematics
9 5 (1.28%) Remote Sensing
10 4 (1.02%) Social Media
10 4 (1.02%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.02%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.02%) Replication
11 3 (0.77%) DTV
11 3 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 130 (33.25%) Windows
2 32 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (4.86%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.07%) Windows 8
5 12 (3.07%) Linux
6 10 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.02%) UNIX
8 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.51%) Android
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (11.00%) Project Management
2 42 (10.74%) ITIL
2 42 (10.74%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (8.95%) CRM
4 31 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 22 (5.63%) Software Engineering
8 21 (5.37%) Service Delivery
8 21 (5.37%) Time Management
9 19 (4.86%) Mentoring
9 19 (4.86%) Data Management
9 19 (4.86%) Business Development
10 17 (4.35%) Business Analysis
10 17 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (4.35%) ETL
11 16 (4.09%) SOA
12 15 (3.84%) ERP
12 15 (3.84%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (3.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (35.29%) SQL
2 70 (17.90%) C#
3 41 (10.49%) VB.NET
4 36 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 33 (8.44%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.88%) VBA
7 22 (5.63%) Java
8 21 (5.37%) VB
9 4 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.02%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.77%) X++
11 2 (0.51%) VB6
11 2 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.26%) PHP
12 1 (0.26%) Groovy
12 1 (0.26%) Scala
12 1 (0.26%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 72 (18.41%) Degree
2 44 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 44 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (9.21%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.35%) MCSE
5 16 (4.09%) MCTS
6 14 (3.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (3.07%) MCITP
8 11 (2.81%) CCA
8 11 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.30%) MCP
10 7 (1.79%) CCNA
11 6 (1.53%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.28%) CCNP
12 5 (1.28%) MCSD
13 4 (1.02%) MCSA
13 4 (1.02%) ISEB
13 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.02%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.91%) SLA
2 14 (3.58%) QA
3 5 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (15.09%) Active Directory
3 33 (8.44%) Hyper-V
4 27 (6.91%) XenApp
5 16 (4.09%) vSphere
6 8 (2.05%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (3.32%) SCCM
2 7 (1.79%) XenMobile
3 5 (1.28%) WSUS
3 5 (1.28%) SCOM
3 5 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.02%) SCDPM
4 4 (1.02%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.02%) Nagios
4 4 (1.02%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.51%) SCSM
Vendors
1 313 (80.05%) Microsoft
2 87 (22.25%) VMware
3 50 (12.79%) Citrix
4 27 (6.91%) Oracle
5 22 (5.63%) HP
6 19 (4.86%) Cisco
7 17 (4.35%) EMC
8 15 (3.84%) IBM
9 11 (2.81%) SAP
9 11 (2.81%) NetApp
10 8 (2.05%) Informatica
10 8 (2.05%) Talend
11 7 (1.79%) Dell
11 7 (1.79%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.79%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.79%) Open Text
12 6 (1.53%) Apple
12 6 (1.53%) AppSense
13 5 (1.28%) Adobe
14 4 (1.02%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rolls Royce
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus (10%), Car, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago