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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 152 130 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.43% 8.90% 8.39%
As % of the Applications category 62.30% 50.39% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 133 102 122
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 £22,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £54,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
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
244 258 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.53% 17.66% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 210 214 197
Average salary £36,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 27 February 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 288 (78.90%) Microsoft
2 138 (37.81%) SQL
3 124 (33.97%) Windows
4 117 (32.05%) SQL Server
5 87 (23.84%) VMware
6 79 (21.64%) MS Office
7 70 (19.18%) .NET
8 66 (18.08%) Active Directory
9 62 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 54 (14.79%) C#
11 51 (13.97%) Finance
12 49 (13.42%) ASP.NET
13 48 (13.15%) Degree
14 47 (12.88%) MS Exchange
15 45 (12.33%) Citrix
16 44 (12.05%) ITIL
16 44 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 41 (11.23%) Security Cleared
17 41 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 40 (10.96%) Hyper-V
19 39 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 39 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
20 35 (9.59%) Project Management
21 34 (9.32%) CRM
21 34 (9.32%) SC Cleared
22 32 (8.77%) HTML
22 32 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
23 31 (8.49%) SharePoint
24 30 (8.22%) JavaScript
25 29 (7.95%) VB.NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (12.88%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.49%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (3.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.19%) Lync
7 8 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.92%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.37%) CMS
10 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.10%) IIS
11 4 (1.10%) JBoss
11 4 (1.10%) Apache
12 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.82%) Documentum
12 3 (0.82%) GlassFish
Applications
1 79 (21.64%) MS Office
2 21 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.84%) MS Project
4 10 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.82%) InDesign
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.27%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (4.93%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.29%) Office 365
2 10 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.95%) SAN
2 27 (7.40%) Firewall
3 24 (6.58%) LAN
4 22 (6.03%) WAN
5 17 (4.66%) NAS
6 12 (3.29%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.29%) VPN
7 9 (2.47%) Network Security
8 6 (1.64%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.10%) SSL
10 3 (0.82%) Internet
10 3 (0.82%) DNS
11 2 (0.55%) DHCP
11 2 (0.55%) Extranet
11 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.27%) VLAN
12 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (6.30%) MS Access
6 22 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (5.48%) Relational Database
8 17 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.19%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.64%) DB2
11 6 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.82%) OLAP
14 3 (0.82%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (3.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.64%) JIRA
3 4 (1.10%) Toad
3 4 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.55%) Subversion
5 1 (0.27%) MorphX
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.27%) NUnit
5 1 (0.27%) Ant
General
1 51 (13.97%) Finance
2 16 (4.38%) Retail
3 8 (2.19%) Advertising
4 7 (1.92%) Legal
5 6 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.64%) Banking
5 6 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.37%) Automotive
6 5 (1.37%) Law
6 5 (1.37%) Marketing
7 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Billing
8 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (21.37%) Analyst
2 75 (20.55%) Developer
3 44 (12.05%) Consultant
4 30 (8.22%) Architect
5 29 (7.95%) Support Engineer
6 22 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 20 (5.48%) Software Developer
8 17 (4.66%) Business Analyst
8 17 (4.66%) Support Analyst
9 16 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (4.11%) Administrator
10 15 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (3.56%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (3.56%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.01%) Service Manager
12 11 (3.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (3.01%) Graduate
12 11 (3.01%) IT Support
12 11 (3.01%) Customer Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.18%) .NET
2 49 (13.42%) ASP.NET
3 32 (8.77%) HTML
4 17 (4.66%) CSS
5 15 (4.11%) XML
6 13 (3.56%) HTML5
7 12 (3.29%) ADO.NET
8 9 (2.47%) Web Services
8 9 (2.47%) jQuery
9 8 (2.19%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 8 (2.19%) .NET Framework
10 6 (1.64%) Java EE
11 5 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.37%) CSS3
12 4 (1.10%) Ajax
12 4 (1.10%) WCF
13 3 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (0.82%) .NET Compact Framework
13 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (0.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.74%) Visualisation
4 9 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.19%) Clustering
5 8 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.92%) User Experience
6 7 (1.92%) Statistics
7 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.10%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.10%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.82%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.55%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.55%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.55%) DTV
10 2 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 124 (33.97%) Windows
2 39 (10.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (4.38%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.11%) Linux
6 9 (2.47%) Windows XP
6 9 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.64%) UNIX
7 6 (1.64%) Android
8 3 (0.82%) CentOS
9 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (12.05%) ITIL
2 35 (9.59%) Project Management
3 34 (9.32%) CRM
4 32 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (7.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (7.40%) Business Continuity
6 25 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (6.30%) Service Delivery
8 19 (5.21%) ERP
9 18 (4.93%) Data Management
9 18 (4.93%) Data Analysis
9 18 (4.93%) Time Management
10 17 (4.66%) Network Monitoring
10 17 (4.66%) Mentoring
11 16 (4.38%) Change Control
11 16 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (3.56%) MVC
12 13 (3.56%) Software Engineering
12 13 (3.56%) Business Development
13 12 (3.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 138 (37.81%) SQL
2 54 (14.79%) C#
3 30 (8.22%) JavaScript
4 29 (7.95%) VB.NET
5 26 (7.12%) T-SQL
6 19 (5.21%) Java
7 18 (4.93%) VB
7 18 (4.93%) VBA
8 5 (1.37%) C
8 5 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.10%) PHP
9 4 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.82%) Perl
10 3 (0.82%) VB6
10 3 (0.82%) X++
Qualifications
1 48 (13.15%) Degree
2 41 (11.23%) Security Cleared
3 34 (9.32%) SC Cleared
4 26 (7.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (3.01%) MCSE
7 10 (2.74%) MCTS
8 9 (2.47%) CCA
8 9 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.19%) MCITP
10 6 (1.64%) VCP4
11 5 (1.37%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.37%) MCP
11 5 (1.37%) CCNP
12 4 (1.10%) CCNA
12 4 (1.10%) MCSA
13 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.12%) SLA
2 17 (4.66%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (18.08%) Active Directory
2 62 (16.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (10.96%) Hyper-V
4 23 (6.30%) XenApp
5 16 (4.38%) vSphere
6 10 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.92%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.37%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.27%) vCloud
11 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (3.56%) SCCM
2 6 (1.64%) Nagios
3 5 (1.37%) WSUS
3 5 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.37%) SCOM
3 5 (1.37%) XenMobile
4 4 (1.10%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.10%) SCDPM
4 4 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.82%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.55%) SCSM
6 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.55%) Opsview
Vendors
1 288 (78.90%) Microsoft
2 87 (23.84%) VMware
3 45 (12.33%) Citrix
4 19 (5.21%) Oracle
5 18 (4.93%) HP
6 17 (4.66%) Cisco
6 17 (4.66%) EMC
7 14 (3.84%) IBM
8 10 (2.74%) SAP
8 10 (2.74%) Apple
9 9 (2.47%) NetApp
10 8 (2.19%) Tableau
11 7 (1.92%) Dell
12 6 (1.64%) Open Text
13 5 (1.37%) Business Objects
14 4 (1.10%) Adobe
14 4 (1.10%) Informatica
14 4 (1.10%) AppSense
14 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.10%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Bell International
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens & PDP
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holidays / Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum Pension, Death in Service Benefit, P
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 11 days ago