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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 189 198 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.68% 9.26% 7.74%
As % of the Applications category 57.80% 54.70% 67.69%
Number of salaries quoted 151 183 105
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +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
327 362 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.01% 16.93% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 261 323 163
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,500 £21,975
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £63,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

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 29 August 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 263 (74.93%) Microsoft
2 137 (39.03%) SQL Server
3 112 (31.91%) SQL
4 111 (31.62%) Windows
5 109 (31.05%) .NET
6 97 (27.64%) C#
7 75 (21.37%) SharePoint
8 65 (18.52%) Finance
9 62 (17.66%) Degree
10 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET
11 59 (16.81%) VMware
12 57 (16.24%) MS Office
12 57 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 52 (14.81%) HTML
14 48 (13.68%) Project Management
15 45 (12.82%) CRM
16 44 (12.54%) CSS
16 44 (12.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 43 (12.25%) Active Directory
18 42 (11.97%) JavaScript
18 42 (11.97%) Web Services
19 39 (11.11%) VB.NET
19 39 (11.11%) Citrix
19 39 (11.11%) jQuery
19 39 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 36 (10.26%) MS Exchange
21 35 (9.97%) T-SQL
21 35 (9.97%) VB
21 35 (9.97%) Cisco
22 33 (9.40%) Business Intelligence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 75 (21.37%) SharePoint
2 36 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 20 (5.70%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (3.70%) IIS
6 12 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (3.13%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (2.28%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (1.14%) Lync
14 3 (0.85%) SAS
15 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.57%) FileNet
15 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 57 (16.24%) MS Office
2 24 (6.84%) MS Project
2 24 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.85%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.85%) SPSS
6 2 (0.57%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.28%) Stata
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (4.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.85%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.85%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.57%) assyst
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.28%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.28%) Magento
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.71%) SaaS
2 6 (1.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.27%) Internet
2 15 (4.27%) WAN
3 14 (3.99%) SAN
4 12 (3.42%) VPN
5 11 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.85%) Firewall
7 9 (2.56%) ADSL
8 7 (1.99%) LAN
9 6 (1.71%) DNS
10 5 (1.42%) DHCP
11 4 (1.14%) IP Telephony
11 4 (1.14%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.85%) NAS
12 3 (0.85%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.57%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.57%) VLAN
13 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.57%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (39.03%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (9.40%) MS Access
4 21 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.13%) EDRMS
8 9 (2.56%) PerformancePoint
9 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.57%) NUnit
5 2 (0.57%) Subversion
5 2 (0.57%) Maven
5 2 (0.57%) Hudson
5 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.57%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) Selenium
6 1 (0.28%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.28%) MorphX
General
1 65 (18.52%) Finance
2 32 (9.12%) Legal
3 28 (7.98%) Banking
4 19 (5.41%) Law
5 15 (4.27%) Back Office
5 15 (4.27%) Advertising
6 11 (3.13%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.99%) Automotive
8 7 (1.99%) Marketing
8 7 (1.99%) French Language
9 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.85%) Retail
10 2 (0.57%) Publishing
10 2 (0.57%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 120 (34.19%) Developer
2 58 (16.52%) Analyst
3 44 (12.54%) Consultant
4 42 (11.97%) .NET Developer
5 37 (10.54%) Architect
6 21 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (5.98%) Senior Developer
7 20 (5.70%) C# Developer
7 20 (5.70%) Software Developer
7 20 (5.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 16 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.27%) Microsoft Developer
10 15 (4.27%) SharePoint Developer
11 14 (3.99%) Administrator
11 14 (3.99%) CRM Developer
11 14 (3.99%) Senior Architect
12 12 (3.42%) SharePoint Architect
12 12 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.13%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.05%) .NET
2 60 (17.09%) ASP.NET
3 52 (14.81%) HTML
4 44 (12.54%) CSS
5 42 (11.97%) Web Services
6 39 (11.11%) jQuery
7 31 (8.83%) XML
8 24 (6.84%) WCF
9 19 (5.41%) Ajax
10 18 (5.13%) WPF
10 18 (5.13%) HTML5
11 15 (4.27%) Silverlight
12 14 (3.99%) LINQ
12 14 (3.99%) CSS3
13 13 (3.70%) .NET Framework
13 13 (3.70%) SOAP
14 9 (2.56%) XSLT
15 8 (2.28%) ADO.NET
16 7 (1.99%) YUI
16 7 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.27%) Mathematics
2 15 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 11 (3.13%) Taxonomies
5 8 (2.28%) Social Media
6 7 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.71%) Clustering
7 6 (1.71%) Telematics
7 6 (1.71%) Remote Sensing
8 4 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.85%) Replication
10 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.57%) PDA
10 2 (0.57%) Open Source
10 2 (0.57%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.57%) Blog
10 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (31.62%) Windows
2 27 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.12%) Windows 7
4 19 (5.41%) Windows 8
5 18 (5.13%) Windows XP
6 15 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.28%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.71%) Android
10 5 (1.42%) Linux
11 4 (1.14%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.14%) UNIX
12 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.28%) AIX
14 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (13.68%) Project Management
2 45 (12.82%) CRM
3 33 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (7.69%) Migration
5 23 (6.55%) Software Engineering
6 22 (6.27%) Business Analysis
6 22 (6.27%) OO
7 19 (5.41%) Web Development
8 18 (5.13%) SOA
9 17 (4.84%) ITIL
10 16 (4.56%) Data Modelling
10 16 (4.56%) Business Development
11 15 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (3.99%) Data Management
13 13 (3.70%) TOGAF
14 12 (3.42%) Project Planning
14 12 (3.42%) OOP
14 12 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (3.42%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 112 (31.91%) SQL
2 97 (27.64%) C#
3 42 (11.97%) JavaScript
4 39 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 35 (9.97%) T-SQL
5 35 (9.97%) VB
6 17 (4.84%) VBA
7 14 (3.99%) Java
8 10 (2.85%) C
9 9 (2.56%) VB6
10 4 (1.14%) C++
11 3 (0.85%) PHP
12 2 (0.57%) Ruby
12 2 (0.57%) X++
12 2 (0.57%) Groovy
12 2 (0.57%) Scala
12 2 (0.57%) Clojure
12 2 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (17.66%) Degree
2 57 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.98%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.27%) MCP
5 15 (4.27%) MCSE
6 13 (3.70%) MCITP
7 11 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.85%) CCNA
9 9 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.28%) MCTS
11 7 (1.99%) CCA
12 6 (1.71%) ISEB
12 6 (1.71%) MCSD
12 6 (1.71%) ACCA
12 6 (1.71%) CIMA
13 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.42%) CCEE
14 3 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.42%) SLA
2 11 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.56%) QA
4 5 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.57%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 43 (12.25%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.56%) Hyper-V
3 16 (4.56%) XenApp
4 10 (2.85%) Terminal Services
4 10 (2.85%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.28%) vSphere
6 5 (1.42%) XenServer
7 4 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.85%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.56%) SCCM
2 9 (2.56%) SCOM
3 8 (2.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.42%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.42%) SCDPM
4 5 (1.42%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.14%) SCSM
5 4 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.85%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 263 (74.93%) Microsoft
2 59 (16.81%) VMware
3 39 (11.11%) Citrix
4 35 (9.97%) Cisco
5 31 (8.83%) Oracle
6 16 (4.56%) EMC
7 15 (4.27%) SAP
8 13 (3.70%) HP
8 13 (3.70%) Open Text
9 10 (2.85%) Symantec
9 10 (2.85%) NetApp
10 8 (2.28%) Intel
10 8 (2.28%) IBM
11 7 (1.99%) JBoss
11 7 (1.99%) Sage
12 6 (1.71%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.71%) Sun
13 5 (1.42%) Informatica
13 5 (1.42%) Talend
14 4 (1.14%) SonicWALL
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