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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 87 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.34% 4.95% 9.05%
As % of the Applications category 79.82% 50.00% 69.64%
Number of salaries quoted 76 19 38
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
109 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.72% 9.90% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 96 38 52
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £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 23 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 124 (78.98%) Microsoft
2 61 (38.85%) SQL
3 53 (33.76%) Windows
4 43 (27.39%) SQL Server
5 40 (25.48%) Active Directory
6 39 (24.84%) Finance
6 39 (24.84%) VMware
7 29 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (17.20%) .NET
8 27 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (16.56%) MS Office
9 26 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (15.29%) Project Management
11 23 (14.65%) MS Project
11 23 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (14.01%) Cisco
13 21 (13.38%) T-SQL
13 21 (13.38%) MS PowerPoint
14 20 (12.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (11.46%) MS Visio
17 17 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (10.83%) Degree
17 17 (10.83%) Scrum
18 16 (10.19%) IIS
18 16 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
18 16 (10.19%) Mentoring
19 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (9.55%) CCNA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (10.19%) IIS
2 15 (9.55%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.46%) SAS
7 2 (1.27%) Apache
7 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.27%) CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.64%) Lync
8 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (16.56%) MS Office
2 23 (14.65%) MS Project
3 21 (13.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (11.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.27%) GIMP
6 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.55%) IaaS
3 3 (1.91%) Office 365
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.01%) DNS
2 10 (6.37%) SAN
3 9 (5.73%) DHCP
4 8 (5.10%) Internet
5 7 (4.46%) Firewall
6 6 (3.82%) VoIP
7 4 (2.55%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.27%) LAN
8 2 (1.27%) WAN
8 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.64%) Wireless
9 1 (0.64%) VPLS
9 1 (0.64%) Intranet
9 1 (0.64%) SMTP
9 1 (0.64%) FTP
9 1 (0.64%) HTTP
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
9 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.39%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (12.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.82%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.82%) OLTP
10 5 (3.18%) OLAP
10 5 (3.18%) Data Mining
10 5 (3.18%) DTS
10 5 (3.18%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.91%) MySQL
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.27%) MSTest
4 1 (0.64%) NUnit
4 1 (0.64%) MorphX
4 1 (0.64%) JIRA
4 1 (0.64%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.64%) Selenium
4 1 (0.64%) Moq
General
1 39 (24.84%) Finance
2 6 (3.82%) Retail
3 5 (3.18%) Advertising
3 5 (3.18%) Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Welsh Language
4 4 (2.55%) Marketing
5 3 (1.91%) Publishing
5 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (24.20%) Analyst
2 25 (15.92%) Developer
3 15 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (7.64%) Business Analyst
4 12 (7.64%) DBA
5 10 (6.37%) SQL DBA
6 9 (5.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 9 (5.73%) Administrator
6 9 (5.73%) Coordinator
7 7 (4.46%) .NET Developer
8 6 (3.82%) Head of Development
8 6 (3.82%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.82%) Development Manager
8 6 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.82%) Software Manager
8 6 (3.82%) Software Development Manager
8 6 (3.82%) Server Engineer
9 5 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.20%) .NET
2 11 (7.01%) .NET Framework
3 8 (5.10%) HTML
3 8 (5.10%) WinForms
4 7 (4.46%) WCF
5 6 (3.82%) XML
6 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.18%) CSS
6 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (2.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (2.55%) STL
7 4 (2.55%) XSLT
8 2 (1.27%) HTML5
8 2 (1.27%) WPF
8 2 (1.27%) LAMP
9 1 (0.64%) JSON
9 1 (0.64%) MDX
9 1 (0.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.01%) Clustering
3 9 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.82%) GIS
5 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.18%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.55%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.55%) Physics
7 3 (1.91%) Economics
7 3 (1.91%) iPhone
7 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.27%) FMCG
8 2 (1.27%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.27%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.27%) Social Network
8 2 (1.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.76%) Windows
2 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.46%) Linux
6 5 (3.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.27%) CentOS
7 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.64%) Android
8 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.20%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (15.29%) Project Management
4 17 (10.83%) Scrum
5 16 (10.19%) Mentoring
6 14 (8.92%) ETL
7 13 (8.28%) PRINCE2
7 13 (8.28%) ITIL
8 12 (7.64%) TDD
9 10 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.46%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.46%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.46%) OO
11 7 (4.46%) Time Management
11 7 (4.46%) Line Management
12 6 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (3.82%) CRM
12 6 (3.82%) Load Balancing
12 6 (3.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 61 (38.85%) SQL
2 21 (13.38%) T-SQL
3 15 (9.55%) C#
4 9 (5.73%) C++
5 6 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.18%) VBA
6 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.55%) VC++
7 4 (2.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.91%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.91%) VB
8 3 (1.91%) Python
9 2 (1.27%) Perl
9 2 (1.27%) Java
9 2 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.64%) X++
10 1 (0.64%) PHP
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.83%) Degree
3 16 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (9.55%) CCNA
5 12 (7.64%) MCSE
6 8 (5.10%) MCITP
7 6 (3.82%) ISEB
8 4 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.91%) MCSA
9 3 (1.91%) APMG
10 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.27%) CCENT
10 2 (1.27%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.27%) MCP
11 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.64%) CCA
11 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) QA
System Software
1 40 (25.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.91%) vSphere
5 2 (1.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.64%) XenServer
6 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (1.91%) SCCM
1 3 (1.91%) SCOM
1 3 (1.91%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (1.91%) WSUS
2 2 (1.27%) SCDPM
2 2 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 124 (78.98%) Microsoft
2 39 (24.84%) VMware
3 22 (14.01%) Cisco
4 12 (7.64%) HP
5 9 (5.73%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (5.10%) Oracle
7 7 (4.46%) Citrix
8 5 (3.18%) Dell
8 5 (3.18%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.55%) Apple
10 3 (1.91%) Google
10 3 (1.91%) Casewise
10 3 (1.91%) McAfee
10 3 (1.91%) NetApp
10 3 (1.91%) IBM
10 3 (1.91%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.27%) IPFX
11 2 (1.27%) Twitter
11 2 (1.27%) Veeam
11 2 (1.27%) Cognos
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