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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 72 60 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.18% 12.00% 11.52%
As % of the Applications category 72.73% 83.33% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 65 54 47
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,550 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +1.57%
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
99 72 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.75% 14.40% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90 65 64
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,700 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 27 November 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 114 (85.07%) Microsoft
2 55 (41.04%) Windows
3 51 (38.06%) SQL
4 43 (32.09%) SQL Server
5 38 (28.36%) Active Directory
6 36 (26.87%) VMware
7 30 (22.39%) Finance
8 24 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (17.16%) MS Office
10 22 (16.42%) Cisco
10 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (15.67%) .NET
11 21 (15.67%) C#
11 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.67%) Degree
12 19 (14.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio
13 18 (13.43%) ITIL
13 18 (13.43%) Project Management
14 17 (12.69%) HP
14 17 (12.69%) IIS
14 17 (12.69%) T-SQL
14 17 (12.69%) MS Exchange
15 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (11.19%) CCNA
16 15 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (10.45%) C++
17 14 (10.45%) Scrum

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (12.69%) IIS
1 17 (12.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.75%) SAS
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (17.16%) MS Office
2 11 (8.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (6.72%) MS Project
4 8 (5.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.49%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.49%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.99%) Office 365
1 4 (2.99%) IaaS
2 3 (2.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) SAN
2 9 (6.72%) Internet
2 9 (6.72%) DNS
3 8 (5.97%) DHCP
4 7 (5.22%) VoIP
4 7 (5.22%) Firewall
5 4 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.49%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.75%) NAS
7 1 (0.75%) Wireless
7 1 (0.75%) LAN
7 1 (0.75%) Intranet
7 1 (0.75%) WAN
7 1 (0.75%) SMTP
7 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.48%) OLAP
5 6 (4.48%) Data Mining
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.73%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.24%) MySQL
7 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.24%) OLTP
8 2 (1.49%) DTS
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.75%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.75%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.49%) MSTest
3 2 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.75%) Moq
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.75%) NUnit
4 1 (0.75%) MorphX
General
1 30 (22.39%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Advertising
2 5 (3.73%) Retail
3 4 (2.99%) Law
3 4 (2.99%) Marketing
3 4 (2.99%) Welsh Language
4 3 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.24%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Billing
5 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Analyst
2 28 (20.90%) Developer
3 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.21%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.46%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.22%) Server Support
6 7 (5.22%) Support Technician
6 7 (5.22%) Server Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.48%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) Administrator
7 6 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) DBA
8 5 (3.73%) SQL DBA
8 5 (3.73%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (2.99%) C++ Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.67%) .NET
2 9 (6.72%) .NET Framework
2 9 (6.72%) WPF
3 8 (5.97%) HTML
3 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.48%) CSS
4 6 (4.48%) XML
4 6 (4.48%) WCF
5 5 (3.73%) WinForms
6 4 (2.99%) STL
6 4 (2.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (2.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (2.24%) HTML5
7 3 (2.24%) XSLT
8 2 (1.49%) Web Services
8 2 (1.49%) MDX
8 2 (1.49%) jQuery
9 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.70%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.46%) GIS
3 10 (7.46%) Clustering
4 7 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.73%) Graphic Design
5 5 (3.73%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.99%) Physics
6 4 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.24%) iSeries
7 3 (2.24%) Economics
8 2 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.49%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.49%) Social Network
8 2 (1.49%) FMCG
8 2 (1.49%) iPhone
8 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 55 (41.04%) Windows
2 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (8.21%) Linux
4 5 (3.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.49%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.43%) ITIL
2 18 (13.43%) Project Management
3 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (10.45%) Scrum
5 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.96%) Line Management
7 10 (7.46%) TDD
7 10 (7.46%) ETL
8 9 (6.72%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.48%) MVC
10 6 (4.48%) Resilience Testing
10 6 (4.48%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (4.48%) Analytics
10 6 (4.48%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.73%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.73%) Change Control
11 5 (3.73%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (38.06%) SQL
2 21 (15.67%) C#
3 17 (12.69%) T-SQL
4 14 (10.45%) C++
5 7 (5.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.48%) Python
7 5 (3.73%) VBA
8 4 (2.99%) VC++
8 4 (2.99%) Java
8 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.49%) PHP
10 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.75%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (15.67%) Degree
3 15 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (11.19%) CCNA
4 11 (8.21%) MCSE
5 9 (6.72%) MCITP
6 5 (3.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.99%) ISEB
8 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.49%) APMG
9 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.49%) CCENT
9 2 (1.49%) MCSA
9 2 (1.49%) MCP
9 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.75%) CISA
10 1 (0.75%) CEH
10 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (28.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.24%) vSphere
5 2 (1.49%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (2.99%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (2.24%) WSUS
2 3 (2.24%) SCCM
2 3 (2.24%) SCOM
3 2 (1.49%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 114 (85.07%) Microsoft
2 36 (26.87%) VMware
3 22 (16.42%) Cisco
4 17 (12.69%) HP
5 6 (4.48%) Dell
5 6 (4.48%) Citrix
5 6 (4.48%) IBM
5 6 (4.48%) Oracle
5 6 (4.48%) 3PAR
6 4 (2.99%) SAP
7 3 (2.24%) NetApp
7 3 (2.24%) McAfee
7 3 (2.24%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.49%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.49%) Casewise
8 2 (1.49%) Google
8 2 (1.49%) Veeam
8 2 (1.49%) T-Plan
8 2 (1.49%) IPFX
8 2 (1.49%) Twitter
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