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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 199 159 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.94% 8.54% 11.00%
As % of the Applications category 63.99% 50.80% 67.27%
Number of salaries quoted 152 136 161
Average salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
311 313 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.10% 16.81% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 226 272 228
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 27 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 276 (78.86%) Microsoft
2 142 (40.57%) SQL
3 111 (31.71%) SQL Server
3 111 (31.71%) Windows
4 76 (21.71%) Finance
5 73 (20.86%) .NET
6 70 (20.00%) MS Office
7 58 (16.57%) C#
8 57 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
9 53 (15.14%) VMware
9 53 (15.14%) Active Directory
9 53 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (14.86%) ASP.NET
11 51 (14.57%) HTML
12 50 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 47 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 43 (12.29%) SQL Server 2008
15 41 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (11.14%) Security Cleared
16 39 (11.14%) ITIL
17 38 (10.86%) XML
17 38 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (10.86%) Retail
18 37 (10.57%) JavaScript
19 34 (9.71%) Oracle
19 34 (9.71%) SC Cleared
19 34 (9.71%) Data Centre
20 33 (9.43%) Project Management
21 32 (9.14%) Manufacturing
21 32 (9.14%) Relational Database

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 50 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.29%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.57%) IIS
4 13 (3.71%) JBoss
4 13 (3.71%) Documentum
4 13 (3.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (3.71%) WebSphere
4 13 (3.71%) Alfresco
4 13 (3.71%) Lync
5 10 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.29%) CMS
7 5 (1.43%) WorkSite
7 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.14%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.14%) Apache
8 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 70 (20.00%) MS Office
2 22 (6.29%) MS Project
3 12 (3.43%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.86%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.00%) SAP Business One
3 6 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.14%) Sage ERP X3
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.57%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.57%) SAP SCM
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.29%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.29%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.43%) Office 365
3 4 (1.14%) SaaS
4 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.86%) Firewall
2 22 (6.29%) WAN
3 20 (5.71%) LAN
4 17 (4.86%) TCP/IP
5 13 (3.71%) SSL
6 12 (3.43%) SAN
7 10 (2.86%) VPN
8 9 (2.57%) Wireless
9 6 (1.71%) DNS
10 4 (1.14%) DHCP
10 4 (1.14%) Internet
10 4 (1.14%) NAS
11 3 (0.86%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.86%) Network Security
12 2 (0.57%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.57%) Extranet
12 2 (0.57%) 3G
13 1 (0.29%) CTI
13 1 (0.29%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (12.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (9.14%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.14%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.57%) MS Access
7 15 (4.29%) DB2
8 14 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.29%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.86%) MySQL
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.00%) Subversion
3 8 (2.29%) JIRA
4 7 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.86%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.57%) LSMW
6 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.29%) NUnit
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (21.71%) Finance
2 38 (10.86%) Retail
3 32 (9.14%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.57%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.29%) Publishing
6 13 (3.71%) Banking
6 13 (3.71%) Retail Banking
7 12 (3.43%) Marketing
8 9 (2.57%) Legal
8 9 (2.57%) Automotive
9 5 (1.43%) Law
10 4 (1.14%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.57%) Games
12 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Local Government
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (21.14%) Developer
2 54 (15.43%) Analyst
3 43 (12.29%) Consultant
4 36 (10.29%) Architect
5 29 (8.29%) Support Engineer
6 25 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 23 (6.57%) Software Developer
8 20 (5.71%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (5.14%) Project Manager
11 16 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.29%) Microsoft Developer
13 14 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
13 14 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.00%) IT Support
14 12 (3.43%) Technical Architect
15 11 (3.14%) Support Analyst
16 10 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
16 10 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (20.86%) .NET
2 52 (14.86%) ASP.NET
3 51 (14.57%) HTML
4 38 (10.86%) XML
5 31 (8.86%) .NET Framework
6 26 (7.43%) CSS
7 17 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 13 (3.71%) jQuery
9 13 (3.71%) HTML5
9 13 (3.71%) Java EE
9 13 (3.71%) Web Services
10 12 (3.43%) WCF
10 12 (3.43%) ADO.NET
10 12 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (3.14%) .NET Compact Framework
11 11 (3.14%) WinForms
12 6 (1.71%) CSS3
13 5 (1.43%) Middleware
14 4 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.71%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.14%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.00%) User Experience
10 6 (1.71%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.14%) Statistics
13 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.86%) Life Science
13 3 (0.86%) iSeries
13 3 (0.86%) Social Media
14 2 (0.57%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.57%) Copywriting
14 2 (0.57%) Blog
14 2 (0.57%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 111 (31.71%) Windows
2 38 (10.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.14%) Linux
4 21 (6.00%) UNIX
4 21 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (5.14%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.57%) Android
6 9 (2.57%) Windows XP
7 6 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.71%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.14%) CentOS
9 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.57%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (11.14%) ITIL
3 33 (9.43%) Project Management
4 30 (8.57%) CRM
5 25 (7.14%) ERP
5 25 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 24 (6.86%) Scrum
7 23 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (6.00%) MVC
9 19 (5.43%) Document Management
10 18 (5.14%) Configuration Management
10 18 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (4.86%) TDD
11 17 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (4.86%) Data Management
12 16 (4.57%) Data Analysis
13 15 (4.29%) Time Management
13 15 (4.29%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.00%) Change Control
14 14 (4.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (40.57%) SQL
2 58 (16.57%) C#
3 37 (10.57%) JavaScript
4 27 (7.71%) T-SQL
5 23 (6.57%) VB.NET
6 22 (6.29%) Java
7 21 (6.00%) VB
8 16 (4.57%) VBA
9 11 (3.14%) VB6
10 5 (1.43%) PHP
10 5 (1.43%) C
11 4 (1.14%) Perl
12 3 (0.86%) ABAP
12 3 (0.86%) Python
12 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.57%) VBScript
14 1 (0.29%) C++
14 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 39 (11.14%) Security Cleared
2 34 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 31 (8.86%) Degree
4 16 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (4.29%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.71%) ISEB
8 5 (1.43%) MCITP
9 4 (1.14%) CCNP
9 4 (1.14%) CCNA
9 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.86%) PMP
10 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.86%) MCSE
10 3 (0.86%) MCSA
10 3 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.57%) HND
11 2 (0.57%) CCA
11 2 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.43%) SLA
2 9 (2.57%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.57%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) COBIT
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (15.14%) Active Directory
2 41 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.29%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.71%) vSphere
7 3 (0.86%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.57%) XenApp
8 2 (0.57%) XenServer
9 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (2.86%) SCCM
2 5 (1.43%) SCOM
2 5 (1.43%) WSUS
3 3 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (0.86%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.86%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.86%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.57%) Nagios
4 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.57%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.57%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.57%) Opsview
5 1 (0.29%) SCSM
5 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 276 (78.86%) Microsoft
2 53 (15.14%) VMware
3 34 (9.71%) Oracle
4 29 (8.29%) SAP
5 25 (7.14%) Cisco
5 25 (7.14%) EMC
6 24 (6.86%) Citrix
7 17 (4.86%) IBM
8 15 (4.29%) Apple
9 13 (3.71%) HP
9 13 (3.71%) OpenText
10 12 (3.43%) NetApp
11 8 (2.29%) 3PAR
12 6 (1.71%) Tableau
13 5 (1.43%) Veeam
13 5 (1.43%) Sage
13 5 (1.43%) Juniper
14 4 (1.14%) Epicor
14 4 (1.14%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.14%) Infor
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rolls Royce
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rolls Royce
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
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JMP Consultants Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago