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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 63 75 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.56% 12.36% 12.85%
As % of the Applications category 68.48% 68.18% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 43
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,600 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,188 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
92 110 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.96% 18.12% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 August 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 116 (82.27%) Microsoft
2 50 (35.46%) Windows
3 39 (27.66%) SQL Server
4 35 (24.82%) C#
5 30 (21.28%) Visual Studio
5 30 (21.28%) VMware
6 27 (19.15%) ITIL
7 25 (17.73%) SQL
8 24 (17.02%) Active Directory
9 23 (16.31%) Finance
9 23 (16.31%) Scrum
9 23 (16.31%) WPF
10 22 (15.60%) .NET
10 22 (15.60%) Project Management
11 21 (14.89%) Cisco
12 19 (13.48%) Degree
13 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
13 18 (12.77%) IBM
14 17 (12.06%) MS Exchange
14 17 (12.06%) MS Office
15 16 (11.35%) HP
15 16 (11.35%) TDD
16 15 (10.64%) XML
16 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (9.93%) MS Project
17 14 (9.93%) Computer Science

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.80%) LiveCycle
2 11 (7.80%) Confluence
2 11 (7.80%) FileNet
3 10 (7.09%) IIS
4 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.13%) SAS
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.71%) Lync
8 1 (0.71%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (12.06%) MS Office
2 14 (9.93%) MS Project
3 7 (4.96%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) SaaS
2 4 (2.84%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) IaaS
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) SAN
2 10 (7.09%) Firewall
3 6 (4.26%) DNS
4 5 (3.55%) DHCP
4 5 (3.55%) Internet
5 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.13%) LAN
6 3 (2.13%) VoIP
6 3 (2.13%) WAN
6 3 (2.13%) Intranet
7 2 (1.42%) Wireless
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.71%) NAS
8 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.71%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.80%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.80%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (7.80%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.80%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.26%) OLAP
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.55%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.42%) DataStage
8 2 (1.42%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.22%) JIRA
3 11 (7.80%) Hudson
3 11 (7.80%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.80%) Maven
3 11 (7.80%) Subversion
4 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.42%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.71%) MSTest
6 1 (0.71%) Moq
6 1 (0.71%) NUnit
6 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 3 (2.13%) Banking
2 3 (2.13%) Law
3 2 (1.42%) Advertising
3 2 (1.42%) Publishing
3 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Billing
4 1 (0.71%) Welsh Language
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (31.91%) Analyst
2 29 (20.57%) Developer
3 10 (7.09%) Test Analyst
3 10 (7.09%) Programmer
3 10 (7.09%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.38%) Java Programmer
4 9 (6.38%) Developer Analyst
4 9 (6.38%) Team Leader
4 9 (6.38%) Java Consultant
4 9 (6.38%) Software Engineer
4 9 (6.38%) Consultant
5 8 (5.67%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (5.67%) Web Development Team Leader
5 8 (5.67%) Web Team Leader
6 7 (4.96%) Server Support
7 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.26%) Server Technician
8 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Server Support Technician
8 5 (3.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.31%) WPF
2 22 (15.60%) .NET
3 15 (10.64%) XML
4 12 (8.51%) XSLT
4 12 (8.51%) Web Services
5 11 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (7.80%) Spring
5 11 (7.80%) JSF
5 11 (7.80%) Hibernate
5 11 (7.80%) SOAP
5 11 (7.80%) J2EE
6 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.26%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.55%) WCF
8 4 (2.84%) HTML
8 4 (2.84%) CSS
9 2 (1.42%) MDX
9 2 (1.42%) WinForms
9 2 (1.42%) HTML5
9 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.80%) Open Source
3 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.26%) GIS
4 6 (4.26%) Clustering
5 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.13%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.13%) iSeries
7 1 (0.71%) iPad
7 1 (0.71%) iPhone
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.46%) Windows
2 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.38%) Linux
4 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.42%) AIX
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.71%) UNIX
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.15%) ITIL
2 23 (16.31%) Scrum
3 22 (15.60%) Project Management
4 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.35%) TDD
6 14 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (9.93%) Unit Testing
7 13 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.22%) OO
8 12 (8.51%) Release Management
9 11 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.80%) DevOps
9 11 (7.80%) Pair Programming
9 11 (7.80%) SOA
9 11 (7.80%) RUP
9 11 (7.80%) DSDM
9 11 (7.80%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.09%) Service Management
11 9 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) C#
2 25 (17.73%) SQL
3 13 (9.22%) Java
4 11 (7.80%) Scala
4 11 (7.80%) Groovy
4 11 (7.80%) Clojure
5 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.96%) C++
7 6 (4.26%) Python
8 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.13%) VBA
9 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (13.48%) Degree
2 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.22%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.09%) CCNA
5 6 (4.26%) MCITP
5 6 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.55%) ISEB
7 4 (2.84%) MCSE
8 3 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.13%) PMP
8 3 (2.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.42%) CCENT
9 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.71%) VCP5
10 1 (0.71%) APMG
10 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.71%) VCP4
10 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.71%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.71%) UAG
5 1 (0.71%) vSphere
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.71%) Nmap
5 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (3.55%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 116 (82.27%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.28%) VMware
3 21 (14.89%) Cisco
4 18 (12.77%) IBM
5 16 (11.35%) HP
6 11 (7.80%) Twitter
6 11 (7.80%) Adobe
7 9 (6.38%) Dell
8 8 (5.67%) Citrix
9 4 (2.84%) Oracle
9 4 (2.84%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.42%) Apple
10 2 (1.42%) SAP
10 2 (1.42%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.42%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.42%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.42%) T-Plan
11 1 (0.71%) IPFX
11 1 (0.71%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago