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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 188 168 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.29% 10.69% 8.79%
As % of the Applications category 66.20% 56.57% 57.94%
Number of salaries quoted 169 132 129
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 £24,100 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,060
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.22%
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
284 297 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.54% 18.91% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 258 247 216
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 26 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 299 (78.89%) Microsoft
2 140 (36.94%) SQL
3 127 (33.51%) Windows
4 123 (32.45%) SQL Server
5 88 (23.22%) VMware
6 77 (20.32%) .NET
7 73 (19.26%) MS Office
8 65 (17.15%) Active Directory
9 61 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 59 (15.57%) Degree
10 59 (15.57%) Finance
11 56 (14.78%) C#
12 49 (12.93%) MS Exchange
13 47 (12.40%) Citrix
14 46 (12.14%) ITIL
14 46 (12.14%) ASP.NET
15 45 (11.87%) Security Cleared
16 43 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (11.08%) Project Management
18 41 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
19 39 (10.29%) Hyper-V
20 38 (10.03%) Windows Server 2008
21 37 (9.76%) SC Cleared
21 37 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 37 (9.76%) SharePoint
22 33 (8.71%) CRM
22 33 (8.71%) HTML
22 33 (8.71%) JavaScript
22 33 (8.71%) VB.NET
23 32 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (12.93%) MS Exchange
2 37 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (3.69%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (3.69%) WebSphere
4 14 (3.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (2.37%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.11%) Lync
10 7 (1.85%) IIS
10 7 (1.85%) JBoss
11 6 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.53%) CMS
12 2 (0.53%) Apache
12 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 73 (19.26%) MS Office
2 26 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.69%) MS Project
4 9 (2.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.79%) InDesign
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.26%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (5.28%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (1.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.06%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.53%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.17%) Office 365
2 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.65%) SAN
2 26 (6.86%) LAN
3 23 (6.07%) WAN
3 23 (6.07%) Firewall
4 17 (4.49%) NAS
5 12 (3.17%) VPN
5 12 (3.17%) Internet
6 10 (2.64%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.37%) Network Security
8 6 (1.58%) NetScaler
9 5 (1.32%) DNS
10 3 (0.79%) DHCP
11 2 (0.53%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.53%) VLAN
11 2 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.53%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.26%) Wireless
12 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (32.45%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (5.80%) MS Access
6 21 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.69%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.58%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.58%) EDRMS
11 5 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.06%) OLAP
13 3 (0.79%) DB2
14 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.64%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (1.32%) JIRA
5 4 (1.06%) Toad
6 2 (0.53%) NUnit
6 2 (0.53%) MorphX
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.26%) Ant
7 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
General
1 59 (15.57%) Finance
2 13 (3.43%) Legal
3 9 (2.37%) Advertising
3 9 (2.37%) Retail
4 7 (1.85%) Banking
4 7 (1.85%) Back Office
5 6 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.32%) Law
7 4 (1.06%) Automotive
7 4 (1.06%) Billing
8 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.53%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 82 (21.64%) Developer
2 77 (20.32%) Analyst
3 51 (13.46%) Consultant
4 28 (7.39%) Architect
4 28 (7.39%) Support Engineer
5 23 (6.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 20 (5.28%) Business Analyst
7 18 (4.75%) Software Developer
7 18 (4.75%) Support Analyst
8 17 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (3.96%) Administrator
11 14 (3.69%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (2.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 11 (2.90%) Service Manager
13 11 (2.90%) Customer Services Manager
14 10 (2.64%) Technical Consultant
14 10 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (2.64%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.32%) .NET
2 46 (12.14%) ASP.NET
3 33 (8.71%) HTML
4 21 (5.54%) CSS
5 16 (4.22%) XML
6 15 (3.96%) Web Services
7 14 (3.69%) jQuery
8 11 (2.90%) HTML5
8 11 (2.90%) ADO.NET
9 9 (2.37%) SOAP
10 8 (2.11%) Middleware
10 8 (2.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 7 (1.85%) XSLT
11 7 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (1.85%) Java EE
11 7 (1.85%) YUI
12 6 (1.58%) Ajax
13 5 (1.32%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.79%) XSD
14 3 (0.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.69%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.69%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.37%) User Experience
3 9 (2.37%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.11%) Visualisation
4 8 (2.11%) Clustering
5 7 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.85%) Statistics
6 6 (1.58%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.06%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.79%) Replication
9 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.53%) FMCG
9 2 (0.53%) DTV
9 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 127 (33.51%) Windows
2 38 (10.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (4.49%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.17%) Linux
6 11 (2.90%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.64%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.32%) Android
9 4 (1.06%) UNIX
10 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (12.14%) ITIL
2 42 (11.08%) Project Management
3 33 (8.71%) CRM
4 31 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (7.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (6.33%) Business Continuity
8 22 (5.80%) Service Delivery
9 20 (5.28%) Time Management
10 18 (4.75%) ERP
10 18 (4.75%) Data Management
10 18 (4.75%) Software Engineering
11 17 (4.49%) Business Analysis
11 17 (4.49%) Business Development
11 17 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
12 16 (4.22%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.22%) ETL
12 16 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (3.69%) SOA
13 14 (3.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 140 (36.94%) SQL
2 56 (14.78%) C#
3 33 (8.71%) JavaScript
3 33 (8.71%) VB.NET
4 27 (7.12%) T-SQL
5 23 (6.07%) Java
6 21 (5.54%) VBA
7 20 (5.28%) VB
8 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.06%) X++
9 4 (1.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.53%) C
10 2 (0.53%) VB6
11 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (15.57%) Degree
2 45 (11.87%) Security Cleared
3 37 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 32 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (3.17%) MCSE
7 10 (2.64%) MCTS
8 9 (2.37%) MCITP
8 9 (2.37%) CCA
8 9 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.11%) MCP
10 5 (1.32%) CCNP
10 5 (1.32%) CCNA
10 5 (1.32%) MCSA
10 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.53%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.12%) SLA
2 15 (3.96%) QA
3 2 (0.53%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 65 (17.15%) Active Directory
2 61 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 24 (6.33%) XenApp
5 15 (3.96%) vSphere
6 7 (1.85%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.26%) vCloud
10 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.69%) SCCM
2 6 (1.58%) SCOM
3 5 (1.32%) SCVMM
3 5 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.32%) SCDPM
3 5 (1.32%) WSUS
3 5 (1.32%) XenMobile
4 4 (1.06%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.06%) Nagios
5 3 (0.79%) SCSM
6 2 (0.53%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 299 (78.89%) Microsoft
2 88 (23.22%) VMware
3 47 (12.40%) Citrix
4 27 (7.12%) Oracle
5 21 (5.54%) HP
6 19 (5.01%) Cisco
7 17 (4.49%) EMC
8 14 (3.69%) IBM
9 11 (2.90%) NetApp
10 10 (2.64%) SAP
10 10 (2.64%) Apple
11 8 (2.11%) Dell
12 7 (1.85%) Informatica
12 7 (1.85%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.85%) Talend
13 6 (1.58%) Open Text
13 6 (1.58%) Tableau
13 6 (1.58%) Business Objects
14 4 (1.06%) Adobe
14 4 (1.06%) AppSense
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