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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 83 75 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.46% 12.61% 15.86%
As % of the Applications category 82.18% 77.32% 78.51%
Number of salaries quoted 72 67 94
Average salary £33,750 £31,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.87% -21.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,392 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
101 97 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.17% 16.30% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 84 88 117
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £42,240
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £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 24 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 136 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 68 (40.00%) SQL
3 56 (32.94%) Windows
4 52 (30.59%) Finance
5 44 (25.88%) SQL Server
6 40 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 36 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (21.18%) VMware
8 33 (19.41%) .NET
9 30 (17.65%) MS Office
10 28 (16.47%) MS Project
10 28 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (14.71%) Project Management
12 24 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (13.53%) MS PowerPoint
14 21 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (11.76%) T-SQL
16 19 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (10.59%) C#
17 18 (10.59%) Cisco
18 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (10.00%) MS Exchange
18 17 (10.00%) DHCP
19 16 (9.41%) ETL
19 16 (9.41%) MS Visio
19 16 (9.41%) DNS
19 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.82%) IIS
3 14 (8.24%) SAS
4 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.35%) Lync
7 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (17.65%) MS Office
2 28 (16.47%) MS Project
3 23 (13.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (9.41%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) Office 365
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.76%) IaaS
4 2 (1.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.00%) DHCP
2 16 (9.41%) DNS
3 13 (7.65%) Internet
4 10 (5.88%) Firewall
5 6 (3.53%) SAN
6 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.76%) LAN
6 3 (1.76%) WAN
6 3 (1.76%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.18%) VRRP
7 2 (1.18%) VLAN
7 2 (1.18%) VoIP
7 2 (1.18%) OSPF
7 2 (1.18%) BGP
8 1 (0.59%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.59%) VPN
8 1 (0.59%) Broadband
8 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.59%) HTTP
8 1 (0.59%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (4.12%) OLTP
7 7 (4.12%) OLAP
7 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.12%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (3.53%) DTS
9 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.18%) MySQL
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.18%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.18%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.59%) JUnit
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 52 (30.59%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Banking
3 4 (2.35%) Retail
3 4 (2.35%) Back Office
3 4 (2.35%) Law
3 4 (2.35%) Welsh Language
4 3 (1.76%) Publishing
5 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
5 2 (1.18%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (24.71%) Analyst
2 29 (17.06%) Developer
3 18 (10.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 14 (8.24%) DBA
5 12 (7.06%) SQL DBA
6 11 (6.47%) .NET Developer
6 11 (6.47%) Coordinator
6 11 (6.47%) Wintel Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.29%) Administrator
8 9 (5.29%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) Architect
10 7 (4.12%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.12%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (3.53%) Software Development Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Head of Development
11 6 (3.53%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.41%) .NET
2 12 (7.06%) .NET Framework
3 9 (5.29%) WinForms
4 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET
4 8 (4.71%) CSS
5 7 (4.12%) WCF
5 7 (4.12%) HTML
6 6 (3.53%) XML
7 4 (2.35%) J2EE
7 4 (2.35%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.76%) LINQ
8 3 (1.76%) jQuery
8 3 (1.76%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.18%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (1.18%) RESTful
9 2 (1.18%) HTML5
9 2 (1.18%) WPF
9 2 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.53%) Clustering
3 5 (2.94%) AS400
3 5 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.94%) Data Extraction
3 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.76%) iSeries
5 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.76%) Statistics
6 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.18%) PMI
6 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.18%) iPhone
7 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) EPoS
7 1 (0.59%) NHS
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 56 (32.94%) Windows
2 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.71%) Linux
6 3 (1.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.18%) AIX
7 2 (1.18%) UNIX
7 2 (1.18%) Android
7 2 (1.18%) CentOS
7 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (14.71%) Project Management
3 24 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (9.41%) ETL
4 16 (9.41%) Mentoring
5 15 (8.82%) ITIL
5 15 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (8.24%) PRINCE2
7 11 (6.47%) Scrum
8 10 (5.88%) Migration
9 9 (5.29%) Time Management
10 8 (4.71%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.12%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.12%) CRM
12 6 (3.53%) OO
12 6 (3.53%) PRINCE
12 6 (3.53%) MVC
12 6 (3.53%) Service Delivery
12 6 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.00%) SQL
2 20 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 18 (10.59%) C#
4 10 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.53%) VB.NET
5 6 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.35%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.35%) VB
7 3 (1.76%) Perl
7 3 (1.76%) PHP
7 3 (1.76%) Java
8 2 (1.18%) C++
8 2 (1.18%) Ruby
8 2 (1.18%) Python
9 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.59%) VBA
9 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.59%) COBOL
9 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (7.65%) Degree
4 12 (7.06%) CCNA
5 9 (5.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (4.12%) MCITP
7 6 (3.53%) MCSE
8 5 (2.94%) ISEB
8 5 (2.94%) APMP
9 4 (2.35%) MCSA
10 3 (1.76%) MCDBA
11 2 (1.18%) CCA
11 2 (1.18%) MCTS
11 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.18%) APMG
11 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.59%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 40 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.76%) XenApp
4 3 (1.76%) XenServer
4 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
5 1 (0.59%) KVM
5 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (3.53%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.53%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (3.53%) SCCM
2 5 (2.94%) WSUS
3 3 (1.76%) SCOM
4 2 (1.18%) Puppet
4 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.59%) Nessus
5 1 (0.59%) Nmap
5 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 136 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.18%) VMware
3 18 (10.59%) Cisco
4 15 (8.82%) Citrix
5 14 (8.24%) MicroStrategy
6 10 (5.88%) HP
7 9 (5.29%) Oracle
8 5 (2.94%) Unisys
8 5 (2.94%) McAfee
9 4 (2.35%) Apple
10 3 (1.76%) NetApp
10 3 (1.76%) Cognos
10 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.18%) BT
11 2 (1.18%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.18%) Casewise
11 2 (1.18%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.18%) Dell
11 2 (1.18%) IBM
11 2 (1.18%) Lotus
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