The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 85 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.73% 9.62% 11.90%
As % of the Applications category 75.22% 74.19% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 75 42 49
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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 Cardiff region.

Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
113 62 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.26% 12.97% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 57 70
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £20,650 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

1 119 (83.80%) Microsoft
2 54 (38.03%) SQL
2 54 (38.03%) Windows
3 42 (29.58%) SQL Server
4 40 (28.17%) Active Directory
5 39 (27.46%) VMware
6 34 (23.94%) Finance
7 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (17.61%) Cisco
8 25 (17.61%) MS Office
9 24 (16.90%) .NET
10 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (15.49%) Degree
11 22 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (13.38%) C#
12 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (12.68%) ITIL
13 18 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (11.97%) CCNA
14 17 (11.97%) Project Management
14 17 (11.97%) IIS
14 17 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (11.27%) T-SQL
15 16 (11.27%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (11.27%) Scrum
16 15 (10.56%) HP
16 15 (10.56%) Mentoring
17 14 (9.86%) C++

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 17 (11.97%) IIS
2 14 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.82%) SAS
7 2 (1.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (17.61%) MS Office
2 16 (11.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (9.15%) MS Project
4 9 (6.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.41%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.41%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.82%) IaaS
3 3 (2.11%) Office 365
3 3 (2.11%) SaaS
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) DNS
1 10 (7.04%) Internet
2 9 (6.34%) Firewall
2 9 (6.34%) SAN
3 8 (5.63%) DHCP
4 7 (4.93%) VoIP
5 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.41%) WAN
6 2 (1.41%) LAN
6 2 (1.41%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.70%) VPLS
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.70%) NAS
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) SMTP
7 1 (0.70%) FTP
7 1 (0.70%) HTTP
7 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.23%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.23%) OLAP
7 6 (4.23%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.11%) OLTP
8 3 (2.11%) MySQL
8 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.11%) DTS
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.41%) MSTest
3 2 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Selenium
4 1 (0.70%) Moq
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.70%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.70%) NUnit
4 1 (0.70%) MorphX
General
1 34 (23.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Advertising
2 5 (3.52%) Banking
2 5 (3.52%) Retail
2 5 (3.52%) Welsh Language
3 4 (2.82%) Marketing
4 3 (2.11%) Law
4 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (25.35%) Analyst
2 29 (20.42%) Developer
3 14 (9.86%) Business Analyst
3 14 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (7.04%) Software Developer
5 8 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (4.93%) Server Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) DBA
7 6 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.52%) Administrator
8 5 (3.52%) Development Manager
8 5 (3.52%) SQL DBA
8 5 (3.52%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (3.52%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (2.82%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.90%) .NET
2 9 (6.34%) .NET Framework
3 8 (5.63%) HTML
4 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.23%) CSS
5 6 (4.23%) XML
5 6 (4.23%) WCF
5 6 (4.23%) WPF
6 5 (3.52%) WinForms
7 4 (2.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.82%) STL
7 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (2.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (2.11%) XSLT
8 3 (2.11%) HTML5
9 2 (1.41%) Web Services
9 2 (1.41%) jQuery
10 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.15%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.04%) GIS
3 10 (7.04%) Clustering
4 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.52%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.82%) Physics
6 4 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.11%) iPhone
7 3 (2.11%) Economics
7 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.41%) FMCG
8 2 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.41%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.41%) Social Network
9 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 54 (38.03%) Windows
2 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (7.04%) Linux
4 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.41%) AIX
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.70%) Android
8 1 (0.70%) CentOS
8 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (12.68%) ITIL
4 17 (11.97%) Project Management
5 16 (11.27%) Scrum
6 15 (10.56%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.45%) PRINCE2
8 11 (7.75%) ETL
8 11 (7.75%) TDD
9 9 (6.34%) Line Management
10 8 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.93%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.23%) MVC
12 6 (4.23%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.23%) OO
12 6 (4.23%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.23%) Analytics
12 6 (4.23%) Resilience Testing
13 5 (3.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 54 (38.03%) SQL
2 19 (13.38%) C#
3 16 (11.27%) T-SQL
4 14 (9.86%) C++
5 7 (4.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.23%) Python
7 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.82%) VBA
8 4 (2.82%) VC++
8 4 (2.82%) Java
9 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.41%) PHP
10 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) VB
11 1 (0.70%) Perl
11 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.70%) Ruby
11 1 (0.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (15.49%) Degree
3 18 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (11.97%) CCNA
5 12 (8.45%) MCSE
6 9 (6.34%) MCITP
7 6 (4.23%) ISEB
7 6 (4.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.11%) MCSA
9 3 (2.11%) APMG
10 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.41%) MCP
10 2 (1.41%) CCENT
10 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.70%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.11%) vSphere
5 2 (1.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.70%) KVM
6 1 (0.70%) XenApp
6 1 (0.70%) XenServer
6 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (3.52%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (2.11%) WSUS
2 3 (2.11%) SCCM
2 3 (2.11%) SCOM
3 2 (1.41%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 119 (83.80%) Microsoft
2 39 (27.46%) VMware
3 25 (17.61%) Cisco
4 15 (10.56%) HP
5 8 (5.63%) Citrix
6 6 (4.23%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (4.23%) Dell
6 6 (4.23%) 3PAR
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle
8 3 (2.11%) NetApp
8 3 (2.11%) Apple
8 3 (2.11%) Casewise
8 3 (2.11%) Google
8 3 (2.11%) McAfee
8 3 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.41%) Veeam
9 2 (1.41%) T-Plan
9 2 (1.41%) IPFX
9 2 (1.41%) Twitter
9 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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