The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 12.00% 6.25% 18.18%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £17,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,877 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -4.00%
MS Excel
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Applications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 18.00% 6.25% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £17,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bridgend region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bridgend

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bridgend

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) McAfee
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
5 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) SonicWALL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (18.75%) RIP
2 3 (18.75%) OSPF
2 3 (18.75%) BGP
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) MI Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Escalation Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
1 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Validation
1 3 (18.75%) Network Design
1 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) VB6
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) VBA
4 2 (12.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCSE
4 3 (18.75%) JNCIS
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) CCA
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper
2 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) McAfee
2 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Websense
4 3 (18.75%) SonicWALL
4 3 (18.75%) Aruba
4 3 (18.75%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Lumension
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy