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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 62 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.38% 12.10% 12.96%
As % of the Applications category 68.13% 66.67% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 54 43
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,300 £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
91 108 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.77% 18.15% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 47
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +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 1 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (84.67%) Microsoft
2 52 (37.96%) Windows
3 40 (29.20%) SQL Server
4 35 (25.55%) C#
5 33 (24.09%) VMware
6 30 (21.90%) Visual Studio
7 28 (20.44%) Active Directory
8 27 (19.71%) SQL
8 27 (19.71%) ITIL
9 23 (16.79%) Scrum
9 23 (16.79%) Finance
9 23 (16.79%) WPF
10 22 (16.06%) Cisco
11 21 (15.33%) .NET
12 19 (13.87%) IBM
12 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
12 19 (13.87%) Degree
13 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
13 18 (13.14%) Project Management
14 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (11.68%) HP
15 16 (11.68%) MS Office
15 16 (11.68%) TDD
15 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (10.95%) XML
16 15 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
17 14 (10.22%) Unit Testing
17 14 (10.22%) Continuous Integration

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (13.87%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.76%) IIS
3 11 (8.03%) FileNet
3 11 (8.03%) LiveCycle
3 11 (8.03%) Confluence
4 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.46%) SAS
7 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.73%) Lync
8 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.73%) WorkSite
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Office
2 10 (7.30%) MS Project
3 5 (3.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) SaaS
2 4 (2.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) IaaS
3 1 (0.73%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) SAN
2 10 (7.30%) Firewall
3 6 (4.38%) DNS
3 6 (4.38%) Internet
4 5 (3.65%) DHCP
4 5 (3.65%) VoIP
5 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.19%) WAN
6 3 (2.19%) LAN
7 2 (1.46%) Intranet
7 2 (1.46%) Wireless
7 2 (1.46%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.73%) NAS
8 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.73%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.73%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.03%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (8.03%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.30%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.38%) OLAP
7 5 (3.65%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.46%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.46%) DataStage
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.49%) JIRA
3 11 (8.03%) Subversion
3 11 (8.03%) Maven
3 11 (8.03%) Hudson
3 11 (8.03%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.46%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.73%) NUnit
6 1 (0.73%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.73%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.73%) MSTest
6 1 (0.73%) Moq
General
1 23 (16.79%) Finance
2 5 (3.65%) Advertising
3 3 (2.19%) Law
4 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) Billing
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
5 1 (0.73%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 43 (31.39%) Analyst
2 29 (21.17%) Developer
3 10 (7.30%) Test Analyst
3 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.57%) Programmer
4 9 (6.57%) Consultant
4 9 (6.57%) Software Engineer
4 9 (6.57%) Team Leader
4 9 (6.57%) Java Consultant
4 9 (6.57%) Java Programmer
4 9 (6.57%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (5.84%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (5.84%) Server Support
5 8 (5.84%) Web Team Leader
5 8 (5.84%) Web Development Team Leader
6 6 (4.38%) Server Technician
6 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.38%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.65%) Server Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.79%) WPF
2 21 (15.33%) .NET
3 15 (10.95%) XML
4 12 (8.76%) XSLT
4 12 (8.76%) Web Services
5 11 (8.03%) Hibernate
5 11 (8.03%) Spring
5 11 (8.03%) JSF
5 11 (8.03%) SOAP
5 11 (8.03%) J2EE
5 11 (8.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.38%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.65%) WCF
8 4 (2.92%) CSS
8 4 (2.92%) HTML
9 2 (1.46%) WinForms
9 2 (1.46%) MDX
9 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.03%) Open Source
3 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.38%) GIS
4 6 (4.38%) Clustering
5 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) iSeries
6 3 (2.19%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.46%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.73%) iPad
8 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.73%) iPhone
8 1 (0.73%) Replication
8 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.96%) Windows
2 16 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.57%) Linux
5 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.73%) UNIX
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.71%) ITIL
2 23 (16.79%) Scrum
3 18 (13.14%) Software Engineering
3 18 (13.14%) Project Management
4 16 (11.68%) TDD
5 14 (10.22%) Unit Testing
5 14 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (9.49%) OO
7 12 (8.76%) Release Management
8 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.03%) DevOps
8 11 (8.03%) RUP
8 11 (8.03%) DSDM
8 11 (8.03%) SOA
8 11 (8.03%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (8.03%) Configuration Management
8 11 (8.03%) Pair Programming
9 9 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.55%) C#
2 27 (19.71%) SQL
3 13 (9.49%) Java
4 11 (8.03%) Groovy
4 11 (8.03%) Scala
4 11 (8.03%) Clojure
5 7 (5.11%) C++
5 7 (5.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.38%) Python
7 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.46%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.46%) VBA
9 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Degree
2 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.49%) CCNA
5 6 (4.38%) MCSE
5 6 (4.38%) MCITP
5 6 (4.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.65%) ISEB
7 4 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.19%) PMP
8 3 (2.19%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.46%) MCSA
9 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.46%) CCENT
10 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.73%) VCP4
10 1 (0.73%) VCP5
10 1 (0.73%) APMG
10 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (20.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.46%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.73%) UAG
6 1 (0.73%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.73%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.73%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (3.65%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.46%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.73%) Nessus
3 1 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 116 (84.67%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.09%) VMware
3 22 (16.06%) Cisco
4 19 (13.87%) IBM
5 16 (11.68%) HP
6 11 (8.03%) Adobe
6 11 (8.03%) Twitter
7 8 (5.84%) Dell
7 8 (5.84%) Citrix
8 4 (2.92%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.19%) Oracle
10 2 (1.46%) SAP
10 2 (1.46%) Apple
10 2 (1.46%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.46%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.46%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.46%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.46%) Veeam
10 2 (1.46%) T-Plan
10 2 (1.46%) IPFX
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago