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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 118 68 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.19% 9.91% 14.05%
As % of the Applications category 80.82% 66.67% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 95 60 63
Average salary £35,000 £35,176 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% -10.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
146 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.79% 14.87% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 92 82
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,200 £48,000
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 30 June 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 170 (85.43%) Microsoft
2 78 (39.20%) SQL
3 67 (33.67%) SQL Server
4 63 (31.66%) Windows
5 53 (26.63%) .NET
6 51 (25.63%) C#
7 49 (24.62%) MS Office
8 48 (24.12%) Finance
9 38 (19.10%) Degree
10 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET
10 36 (18.09%) JavaScript
11 34 (17.09%) VMware
12 33 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (16.58%) HTML
13 32 (16.08%) Project Management
14 31 (15.58%) T-SQL
14 31 (15.58%) MS Project
15 30 (15.08%) Active Directory
16 29 (14.57%) Cisco
17 28 (14.07%) MS PowerPoint
18 25 (12.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (12.56%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
18 25 (12.56%) DHCP
19 24 (12.06%) CRM
19 24 (12.06%) Internet
20 23 (11.56%) CCNA
20 23 (11.56%) ITIL
20 23 (11.56%) Back Office
20 23 (11.56%) SDLC

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 15 (7.54%) IIS
1 15 (7.54%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.03%) SAS
2 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.01%) Lync
6 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.50%) Apache
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 49 (24.62%) MS Office
2 31 (15.58%) MS Project
3 28 (14.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (5.53%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.56%) DHCP
2 24 (12.06%) Internet
3 13 (6.53%) DNS
4 12 (6.03%) OSPF
4 12 (6.03%) BGP
4 12 (6.03%) VRRP
4 12 (6.03%) Firewall
5 11 (5.53%) SNMP
5 11 (5.53%) Ethernet
5 11 (5.53%) Broadband
6 9 (4.52%) 802.11
6 9 (4.52%) GPON
7 6 (3.02%) SAN
8 3 (1.51%) LAN
8 3 (1.51%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.51%) WAN
9 2 (1.01%) VoIP
9 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.01%) VLAN
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (9.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 16 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (6.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.51%) OLAP
9 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.51%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (2.01%) OLTP
11 3 (1.51%) DTS
11 3 (1.51%) MySQL
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (7.54%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.01%) StyleCop
3 2 (1.01%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.01%) NUnit
4 1 (0.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.50%) JUnit
General
1 48 (24.12%) Finance
2 23 (11.56%) Back Office
3 12 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.52%) Banking
5 7 (3.52%) Law
6 4 (2.01%) Retail
7 2 (1.01%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (26.63%) Developer
2 32 (16.08%) Analyst
2 32 (16.08%) .NET Developer
3 16 (8.04%) C# Developer
3 16 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (7.54%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 12 (6.03%) Coordinator
7 11 (5.53%) NOC Engineer
7 11 (5.53%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 11 (5.53%) Wintel Engineer
7 11 (5.53%) VMware Engineer
8 10 (5.03%) Architect
8 10 (5.03%) DBA
9 9 (4.52%) SQL DBA
10 8 (4.02%) Administrator
10 8 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.52%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.52%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.63%) .NET
2 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET
3 33 (16.58%) HTML
4 21 (10.55%) XML
5 19 (9.55%) CSS
6 18 (9.05%) AngularJS
7 14 (7.04%) jQuery
7 14 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (6.03%) .NET Framework
9 9 (4.52%) WCF
9 9 (4.52%) WinForms
10 5 (2.51%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.51%) LINQ
11 3 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.51%) J2EE
12 2 (1.01%) LAMP
12 2 (1.01%) WPF
12 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.01%) Kendo UI
12 2 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.02%) PMI
3 8 (4.02%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.02%) Data Extraction
5 5 (2.51%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.01%) Clustering
6 4 (2.01%) AS400
7 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.51%) iSeries
8 2 (1.01%) iPhone
8 2 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.66%) Windows
2 21 (10.55%) Linux
2 21 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.02%) AIX
6 3 (1.51%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.01%) UNIX
7 2 (1.01%) Android
7 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.08%) Project Management
3 25 (12.56%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (12.06%) CRM
5 23 (11.56%) ITIL
5 23 (11.56%) SDLC
6 20 (10.05%) PRINCE2
7 19 (9.55%) MVC
8 17 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.54%) Scrum
9 15 (7.54%) Migration
10 13 (6.53%) Business Transformation
10 13 (6.53%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.03%) PRINCE
12 11 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (5.03%) ETL
14 9 (4.52%) Waterfall
15 8 (4.02%) Change Management
15 8 (4.02%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 78 (39.20%) SQL
2 51 (25.63%) C#
3 36 (18.09%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.58%) T-SQL
5 14 (7.04%) PHP
6 8 (4.02%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.01%) VB
7 4 (2.01%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.01%) Java
8 3 (1.51%) C++
9 2 (1.01%) Perl
9 2 (1.01%) Python
9 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.50%) Ruby
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.50%) VBA
10 1 (0.50%) COBOL
10 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (19.10%) Degree
2 25 (12.56%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (11.56%) CCNA
4 13 (6.53%) APMP
5 11 (5.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.02%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.51%) MCITP
8 4 (2.01%) MCSE
9 3 (1.51%) MCSA
9 3 (1.51%) MCDBA
9 3 (1.51%) CCNP
10 2 (1.01%) MCTS
11 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.50%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.50%) CEH
11 1 (0.50%) CISMP
11 1 (0.50%) ISEB
11 1 (0.50%) CCA
11 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) SLA
2 3 (1.51%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (15.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.51%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.01%) XenApp
4 2 (1.01%) XenServer
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.02%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.02%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.51%) SCCM
3 2 (1.01%) WSUS
3 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.50%) Nessus
4 1 (0.50%) Nmap
4 1 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 170 (85.43%) Microsoft
2 34 (17.09%) VMware
3 29 (14.57%) Cisco
4 16 (8.04%) Citrix
5 10 (5.03%) Oracle
6 8 (4.02%) Unisys
7 7 (3.52%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (3.52%) HP
8 4 (2.01%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.51%) Cognos
9 3 (1.51%) Dell
9 3 (1.51%) Apple
10 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.01%) Symantec
10 2 (1.01%) McAfee
10 2 (1.01%) BT
10 2 (1.01%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.01%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.01%) Avaya
10 2 (1.01%) IBM
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