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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 167 150 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.17% 8.27% 10.24%
As % of the Applications category 61.62% 52.08% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 134 122 147
Average salary £38,750 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.90% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
271 288 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.88% 15.88% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 202 237 213
Average salary £36,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.04% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+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 21 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 282 (78.99%) Microsoft
2 148 (41.46%) SQL
3 122 (34.17%) SQL Server
4 121 (33.89%) Windows
5 74 (20.73%) MS Office
6 71 (19.89%) .NET
7 67 (18.77%) VMware
8 60 (16.81%) Finance
9 56 (15.69%) Active Directory
10 54 (15.13%) C#
11 53 (14.85%) ASP.NET
12 51 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 50 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 43 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 43 (12.04%) HTML
17 42 (11.76%) ITIL
17 42 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 40 (11.20%) Security Cleared
20 39 (10.92%) Degree
21 38 (10.64%) JavaScript
22 37 (10.36%) SC Cleared
23 35 (9.80%) CRM
24 33 (9.24%) Citrix
25 31 (8.68%) XML
25 31 (8.68%) Hyper-V
25 31 (8.68%) Retail
26 28 (7.84%) Relational Database

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 51 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.56%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.36%) Lync
4 11 (3.08%) IIS
5 10 (2.80%) Documentum
5 10 (2.80%) Alfresco
6 9 (2.52%) JBoss
6 9 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.96%) CMS
9 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.12%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.12%) Apache
10 4 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.84%) WorkSite
11 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 74 (20.73%) MS Office
2 17 (4.76%) MS Project
3 14 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.08%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.12%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.56%) Sage ERP X3
7 1 (0.28%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.28%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (3.64%) Office 365
2 2 (0.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.00%) Firewall
2 22 (6.16%) SAN
3 19 (5.32%) LAN
3 19 (5.32%) WAN
4 16 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 13 (3.64%) VPN
6 10 (2.80%) SSL
6 10 (2.80%) NAS
7 8 (2.24%) Network Security
8 3 (0.84%) DNS
8 3 (0.84%) DHCP
8 3 (0.84%) Internet
8 3 (0.84%) Wireless
8 3 (0.84%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.56%) Extranet
9 2 (0.56%) 3G
9 2 (0.56%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.28%) CTI
10 1 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (34.17%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.60%) MS Access
6 17 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (3.36%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.08%) DB2
10 10 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.24%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.68%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.84%) OLAP
13 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 18 (5.04%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.52%) Subversion
3 6 (1.68%) JIRA
3 6 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.28%) Ant
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 60 (16.81%) Finance
2 31 (8.68%) Retail
3 14 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.08%) Marketing
5 10 (2.80%) Banking
5 10 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.52%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.96%) Legal
7 7 (1.96%) Publishing
8 6 (1.68%) Automotive
8 6 (1.68%) Law
9 4 (1.12%) Billing
10 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.56%) Games
11 2 (0.56%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (21.29%) Analyst
2 68 (19.05%) Developer
3 40 (11.20%) Consultant
4 28 (7.84%) Architect
4 28 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 22 (6.16%) Software Developer
6 21 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 19 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (5.04%) Technical Consultant
8 18 (5.04%) Support Analyst
9 17 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (4.20%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.64%) Administrator
11 13 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (3.36%) C# Developer
12 12 (3.36%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.08%) Account Manager
13 11 (3.08%) IT Support
13 11 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (19.89%) .NET
2 53 (14.85%) ASP.NET
3 43 (12.04%) HTML
4 31 (8.68%) XML
5 23 (6.44%) .NET Framework
5 23 (6.44%) CSS
6 13 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (3.36%) jQuery
7 12 (3.36%) Web Services
8 11 (3.08%) ADO.NET
8 11 (3.08%) HTML5
9 10 (2.80%) WCF
10 9 (2.52%) Java EE
10 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (2.24%) .NET Compact Framework
11 8 (2.24%) WinForms
12 6 (1.68%) CSS3
13 5 (1.40%) Middleware
14 4 (1.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.52%) Client/Server
3 9 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.24%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.96%) User Experience
5 7 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.40%) Statistics
7 4 (1.12%) Clustering
7 4 (1.12%) iSeries
7 4 (1.12%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.84%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.56%) Social Media
9 2 (0.56%) Blog
9 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 121 (33.89%) Windows
2 41 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (7.00%) Linux
4 24 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.20%) UNIX
6 10 (2.80%) Android
7 9 (2.52%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.12%) CentOS
8 4 (1.12%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (11.76%) ITIL
1 42 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (9.80%) CRM
3 27 (7.56%) Project Management
4 23 (6.44%) ERP
4 23 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (6.16%) Service Delivery
6 21 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 20 (5.60%) MVC
8 19 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (5.32%) Scrum
9 18 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (4.76%) Data Management
11 16 (4.48%) Data Analysis
12 14 (3.92%) Document Management
12 14 (3.92%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.64%) Change Control
14 12 (3.36%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (3.36%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (41.46%) SQL
2 54 (15.13%) C#
3 38 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 26 (7.28%) T-SQL
5 25 (7.00%) VB.NET
6 22 (6.16%) Java
7 21 (5.88%) VB
8 17 (4.76%) VBA
9 8 (2.24%) VB6
10 5 (1.40%) C
11 4 (1.12%) Perl
11 4 (1.12%) PHP
12 3 (0.84%) Python
12 3 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.28%) X++
14 1 (0.28%) VBScript
14 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.92%) Degree
3 37 (10.36%) SC Cleared
4 21 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 9 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.68%) MCSE
7 6 (1.68%) MCITP
8 5 (1.40%) MCSA
8 5 (1.40%) CCA
8 5 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.84%) ISEB
11 2 (0.56%) HND
11 2 (0.56%) MCTS
11 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.56%) PMP
11 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.28%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.60%) SLA
2 12 (3.36%) QA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (15.69%) Active Directory
2 50 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (8.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.92%) vSphere
5 8 (2.24%) XenApp
5 8 (2.24%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (1.12%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.28%) vCloud
9 1 (0.28%) XenServer
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.52%) SCCM
2 6 (1.68%) Nagios
3 5 (1.40%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.40%) SCOM
3 5 (1.40%) WSUS
4 4 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.12%) SCDPM
4 4 (1.12%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.12%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.84%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.56%) SCSM
6 2 (0.56%) Opsview
7 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 282 (78.99%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.77%) VMware
3 33 (9.24%) Citrix
4 24 (6.72%) Oracle
5 21 (5.88%) SAP
5 21 (5.88%) EMC
6 16 (4.48%) IBM
6 16 (4.48%) Apple
7 15 (4.20%) Cisco
8 11 (3.08%) HP
9 10 (2.80%) OpenText
10 9 (2.52%) NetApp
11 6 (1.68%) 3PAR
11 6 (1.68%) Tableau
12 5 (1.40%) Veeam
12 5 (1.40%) Dell
13 4 (1.12%) LANDesk
13 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.84%) Epicor
14 3 (0.84%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnborough, Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
Volt
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + On application
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/ Car Allowance/ Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + very good benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago