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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 230 193 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.79% 8.73% 9.06%
As % of the Applications category 78.23% 57.61% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 183 156 181
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
294 335 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.07% 15.15% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 228 270 326
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 3 September 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 342 (79.35%) Microsoft
2 152 (35.27%) SQL
3 143 (33.18%) Windows
4 128 (29.70%) Finance
5 124 (28.77%) SQL Server
6 81 (18.79%) MS Office
7 79 (18.33%) Active Directory
8 78 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
9 73 (16.94%) .NET
10 69 (16.01%) VMware
11 68 (15.78%) Retail
12 66 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (15.31%) C#
13 65 (15.08%) HTML
14 62 (14.39%) ITIL
15 61 (14.15%) Manufacturing
16 60 (13.92%) SAP
17 56 (12.99%) MS Exchange
18 54 (12.53%) Degree
19 50 (11.60%) XML
20 49 (11.37%) JavaScript
21 48 (11.14%) VMware Infrastructure
22 45 (10.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 44 (10.21%) Project Management
23 44 (10.21%) .NET Framework
24 43 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
25 42 (9.74%) CSS
26 41 (9.51%) Security Cleared
27 40 (9.28%) Publishing
28 39 (9.05%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 56 (12.99%) MS Exchange
2 33 (7.66%) IIS
3 29 (6.73%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.87%) Lync
4 21 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.55%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.55%) JBoss
6 11 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.09%) Alfresco
8 9 (2.09%) Documentum
9 7 (1.62%) WorkSite
9 7 (1.62%) CMS
10 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.93%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 81 (18.79%) MS Office
2 32 (7.42%) MS Project
3 15 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.39%) SAP Business One
3 6 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.93%) SAP APO
4 4 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.93%) SAP SCM
4 4 (0.93%) Sage ERP X3
5 3 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.46%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.46%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.46%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.55%) Office 365
3 5 (1.16%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.93%) SaaS
5 3 (0.70%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.42%) TCP/IP
1 32 (7.42%) Firewall
2 25 (5.80%) LAN
2 25 (5.80%) WAN
3 19 (4.41%) VPN
4 15 (3.48%) DNS
4 15 (3.48%) SAN
5 11 (2.55%) SSL
6 10 (2.32%) Internet
6 10 (2.32%) Wireless
7 8 (1.86%) DHCP
8 7 (1.62%) VoIP
9 4 (0.93%) 3G
9 4 (0.93%) VLAN
10 3 (0.70%) Network Security
10 3 (0.70%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.70%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.70%) CTI
11 2 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (5.57%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
6 19 (4.41%) RDBMS
7 18 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (4.18%) MySQL
8 15 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (3.48%) DB2
9 12 (2.78%) MS Access
10 11 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.86%) OLAP
13 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (4.41%) Subversion
2 15 (3.48%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.16%) LSMW
5 4 (0.93%) Bugzilla
5 4 (0.93%) JIRA
6 2 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.46%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 128 (29.70%) Finance
2 68 (15.78%) Retail
3 61 (14.15%) Manufacturing
4 40 (9.28%) Publishing
5 18 (4.18%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.02%) Legal
6 13 (3.02%) Marketing
7 12 (2.78%) Banking
8 11 (2.55%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.39%) Billing
9 6 (1.39%) Automotive
9 6 (1.39%) Law
10 4 (0.93%) Local Government
11 3 (0.70%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 90 (20.88%) Developer
2 73 (16.94%) Analyst
3 52 (12.06%) Consultant
4 38 (8.82%) Architect
5 28 (6.50%) Support Engineer
6 23 (5.34%) C# Developer
6 23 (5.34%) Software Developer
6 23 (5.34%) Microsoft Developer
7 22 (5.10%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.10%) Support Analyst
8 20 (4.64%) .NET Developer
9 18 (4.18%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (4.18%) IT Support
9 18 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (3.71%) SAP Consultant
11 15 (3.48%) Technical Architect
12 13 (3.02%) Web Developer
12 13 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (3.02%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (16.94%) .NET
2 65 (15.08%) HTML
3 50 (11.60%) XML
4 44 (10.21%) .NET Framework
5 42 (9.74%) CSS
6 37 (8.58%) ASP.NET
7 23 (5.34%) jQuery
7 23 (5.34%) HTML5
8 22 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (4.87%) WCF
9 21 (4.87%) Web Services
10 20 (4.64%) WinForms
10 20 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 19 (4.41%) .NET Compact Framework
11 19 (4.41%) ADO.NET
12 16 (3.71%) CSS3
13 11 (2.55%) Java EE
14 6 (1.39%) SOAP
14 6 (1.39%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.35%) Data Centre
3 34 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.80%) Client/Server
5 21 (4.87%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.78%) W3C
8 10 (2.32%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.86%) Replication
10 7 (1.62%) Life Science
10 7 (1.62%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.16%) LIMS
12 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.70%) User Experience
13 3 (0.70%) Clustering
14 2 (0.46%) Statistics
14 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 143 (33.18%) Windows
2 43 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (8.12%) Windows 7
4 32 (7.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (6.26%) Linux
6 23 (5.34%) UNIX
7 18 (4.18%) Windows 8
8 17 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.55%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.62%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.93%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.70%) Android
14 1 (0.23%) HPUX
14 1 (0.23%) Solaris
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (14.39%) ITIL
3 44 (10.21%) Project Management
4 37 (8.58%) Service Delivery
5 33 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (6.96%) Scrum
7 30 (6.96%) SDLC
8 27 (6.26%) MVC
9 25 (5.80%) Configuration Management
10 24 (5.57%) ERP
11 23 (5.34%) CRM
12 22 (5.10%) TDD
12 22 (5.10%) Migration
13 21 (4.87%) OO
14 20 (4.64%) Change Management
14 20 (4.64%) Incident Management
14 20 (4.64%) Web Development
14 20 (4.64%) Time Management
15 19 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 152 (35.27%) SQL
2 66 (15.31%) C#
3 49 (11.37%) JavaScript
4 39 (9.05%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.34%) VB.NET
6 22 (5.10%) VB
7 19 (4.41%) VBA
7 19 (4.41%) VB6
8 17 (3.94%) Java
9 13 (3.02%) PHP
10 12 (2.78%) PHP5
11 7 (1.62%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.39%) Python
12 6 (1.39%) ABAP
13 4 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.93%) MUMPS
13 4 (0.93%) VBScript
14 3 (0.70%) C
15 1 (0.23%) C++
15 1 (0.23%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 54 (12.53%) Degree
2 41 (9.51%) Security Cleared
3 38 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (6.96%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.94%) MCSE
6 13 (3.02%) MCSA
7 11 (2.55%) CCNA
7 11 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.55%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.32%) ISEB
9 8 (1.86%) CCNP
10 6 (1.39%) MCITP
10 6 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.16%) BC Cleared
11 5 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.93%) MCP
13 3 (0.70%) CCA
13 3 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.87%) SLA
2 13 (3.02%) QA
3 7 (1.62%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 48 (11.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (1.86%) XenApp
6 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.70%) vSphere
8 3 (0.70%) XenServer
9 2 (0.46%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (3.71%) SCCM
2 7 (1.62%) SCOM
2 7 (1.62%) NetBackup
2 7 (1.62%) WSUS
3 5 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.23%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 342 (79.35%) Microsoft
2 69 (16.01%) VMware
3 60 (13.92%) SAP
4 38 (8.82%) Oracle
5 35 (8.12%) Cisco
6 34 (7.89%) Citrix
7 27 (6.26%) EMC
8 19 (4.41%) NetApp
9 17 (3.94%) HP
10 13 (3.02%) IBM
11 12 (2.78%) 3PAR
12 11 (2.55%) Veeam
13 9 (2.09%) Apple
13 9 (2.09%) OpenText
14 8 (1.86%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.62%) Sage
15 7 (1.62%) Cognos
16 6 (1.39%) CommVault
16 6 (1.39%) Planview
16 6 (1.39%) LANDesk
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BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Car Allowance - £5,400, Fuel Card, M
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K-80K + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60,000 - £85,000 depending on level
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rubicon Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
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