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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 62 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.86% 11.56% 12.98%
As % of the Applications category 70.45% 65.35% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 44
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £42,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
88 101 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.99% 17.69% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 84 85 48
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 108 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 52 (41.27%) Windows
3 41 (32.54%) SQL Server
4 33 (26.19%) C#
4 33 (26.19%) VMware
5 32 (25.40%) SQL
6 29 (23.02%) Active Directory
6 29 (23.02%) Visual Studio
7 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (19.84%) Finance
9 23 (18.25%) Mentoring
10 22 (17.46%) Scrum
10 22 (17.46%) .NET
11 21 (16.67%) WPF
12 20 (15.87%) Degree
12 20 (15.87%) ITIL
12 20 (15.87%) Cisco
13 19 (15.08%) MS Exchange
14 18 (14.29%) IBM
14 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (13.49%) Project Management
15 17 (13.49%) Software Engineering
15 17 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.70%) TDD
17 15 (11.90%) HP
17 15 (11.90%) CCNA
17 15 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (11.11%) XML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (15.08%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.52%) IIS
3 10 (7.94%) FileNet
3 10 (7.94%) LiveCycle
3 10 (7.94%) Confluence
4 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.79%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.79%) Apache
9 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Office
2 7 (5.56%) MS Project
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) SaaS
2 3 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.79%) PaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) SAN
2 9 (7.14%) Firewall
3 7 (5.56%) VoIP
4 6 (4.76%) DNS
4 6 (4.76%) Internet
5 5 (3.97%) DHCP
6 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.38%) Intranet
7 2 (1.59%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.59%) WAN
7 2 (1.59%) LAN
8 1 (0.79%) ADSL
8 1 (0.79%) SMTP
8 1 (0.79%) FTP
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.79%) NAS
8 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.76%) OLAP
7 5 (3.97%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.59%) DataStage
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.59%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.52%) JIRA
3 10 (7.94%) Subversion
3 10 (7.94%) Maven
3 10 (7.94%) Hudson
3 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.59%) MSTest
6 1 (0.79%) Moq
6 1 (0.79%) MorphX
6 1 (0.79%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.79%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.79%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.79%) NUnit
General
1 25 (19.84%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Advertising
3 3 (2.38%) Law
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 38 (30.16%) Analyst
2 30 (23.81%) Developer
3 9 (7.14%) Server Support
3 9 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 8 (6.35%) Consultant
4 8 (6.35%) Software Engineer
4 8 (6.35%) Programmer
4 8 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (6.35%) Java Consultant
4 8 (6.35%) Java Programmer
4 8 (6.35%) Developer Analyst
5 7 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 7 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (4.76%) Web Team Leader
6 6 (4.76%) Web Development Team Leader
6 6 (4.76%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) .NET
2 21 (16.67%) WPF
3 14 (11.11%) XML
4 12 (9.52%) Web Services
5 11 (8.73%) XSLT
6 10 (7.94%) Hibernate
6 10 (7.94%) Spring
6 10 (7.94%) JSF
6 10 (7.94%) SOAP
6 10 (7.94%) J2EE
6 10 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.97%) CSS
8 5 (3.97%) HTML
8 5 (3.97%) WCF
9 3 (2.38%) HTML5
10 2 (1.59%) MDX
10 2 (1.59%) jQuery
10 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.94%) Open Source
4 7 (5.56%) GIS
5 6 (4.76%) Clustering
5 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.38%) iSeries
7 3 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.59%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.79%) Physics
9 1 (0.79%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.79%) iPhone
9 1 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (7.14%) Linux
5 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.59%) AIX
8 1 (0.79%) UNIX
8 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.25%) Mentoring
3 22 (17.46%) Scrum
4 20 (15.87%) ITIL
5 17 (13.49%) Project Management
5 17 (13.49%) Software Engineering
6 16 (12.70%) TDD
7 13 (10.32%) OO
7 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (10.32%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.73%) Release Management
8 11 (8.73%) SOA
9 10 (7.94%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.94%) RUP
9 10 (7.94%) DSDM
9 10 (7.94%) Pair Programming
9 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (7.94%) DevOps
10 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.19%) C#
2 32 (25.40%) SQL
3 13 (10.32%) Java
4 10 (7.94%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.94%) Groovy
4 10 (7.94%) Scala
4 10 (7.94%) Clojure
5 8 (6.35%) C++
6 6 (4.76%) Python
7 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.59%) PHP
8 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.79%) VBA
9 1 (0.79%) VC++
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (11.90%) CCNA
3 15 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.14%) MCSE
5 6 (4.76%) MCITP
5 6 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.38%) PMP
7 3 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.38%) MCSA
8 2 (1.59%) ISEB
8 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.59%) CCENT
9 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) VCP4
9 1 (0.79%) VCP5
9 1 (0.79%) APMG
9 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (23.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (1.59%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.79%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Tivoli
1 5 (3.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (3.97%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.59%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 108 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (26.19%) VMware
3 20 (15.87%) Cisco
4 18 (14.29%) IBM
5 15 (11.90%) HP
6 10 (7.94%) Adobe
6 10 (7.94%) Twitter
7 8 (6.35%) Citrix
8 5 (3.97%) Dell
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle
9 4 (3.17%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.59%) T-Plan
10 2 (1.59%) IPFX
10 2 (1.59%) Veeam
10 2 (1.59%) SAP
10 2 (1.59%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.79%) Casewise
11 1 (0.79%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.79%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.79%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales
Royal College of Nursing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 + Benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago