The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 96 80 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.66% 12.64% 18.85%
As % of the Applications category 80.67% 73.39% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 110
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £41,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
119 109 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.93% 17.22% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 106 97 134
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Dorset

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Dorset

MS Excel
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 45 £33,750 +3.84% 5
Poole -3 24 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Dorchester 0 1 - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

1 150 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 99 (51.56%) Windows
3 66 (34.38%) VMware
4 54 (28.13%) SQL Server
5 51 (26.56%) Citrix
5 51 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (25.00%) .NET
6 48 (25.00%) SQL
6 48 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 45 (23.44%) SAN
8 44 (22.92%) Active Directory
9 43 (22.40%) MS Office
10 41 (21.35%) C#
11 36 (18.75%) JavaScript
12 35 (18.23%) ASP.NET
13 34 (17.71%) CSS
13 34 (17.71%) HTML
14 33 (17.19%) Firewall
15 31 (16.15%) MCSE
16 29 (15.10%) Degree
16 29 (15.10%) Exchange Server 2010
17 28 (14.58%) EMC
18 27 (14.06%) MCITP
18 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
19 26 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (13.54%) HP
19 26 (13.54%) Visual Studio
20 25 (13.02%) Finance
21 24 (12.50%) MVC

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 48 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 29 (15.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (11.46%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (4.69%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (3.65%) IIS
7 6 (3.13%) Lync
8 5 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.56%) SugarCRM
10 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.56%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.04%) WordPress
11 2 (1.04%) Confluence
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle UPK
12 1 (0.52%) Apache
12 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (22.40%) MS Office
2 6 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.56%) MS Project
5 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.13%) GoldMine
3 4 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (1.56%) Visualfiles
4 3 (1.56%) SalesLogix
4 3 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.56%) Exchequer
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.52%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.81%) Office 365
2 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.44%) SAN
2 33 (17.19%) Firewall
3 24 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.21%) LAN
5 9 (4.69%) WAN
5 9 (4.69%) DNS
6 6 (3.13%) DHCP
7 3 (1.56%) NAS
7 3 (1.56%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.56%) ADSL
8 2 (1.04%) Internet
8 2 (1.04%) Wireless
8 2 (1.04%) VoIP
9 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.52%) IPv6
9 1 (0.52%) VPN
9 1 (0.52%) IPsec
9 1 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (3.65%) OLAP
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.08%) MS Access
5 4 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.08%) MySQL
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.04%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (13.54%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.04%) NUnit
4 2 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.04%) Moq
4 2 (1.04%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.04%) NCrunch
4 2 (1.04%) Toad
4 2 (1.04%) JIRA
4 2 (1.04%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.04%) WATIR
4 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.52%) JMeter
5 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.52%) Subversion
5 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 25 (13.02%) Finance
2 10 (5.21%) Advertising
3 8 (4.17%) Games
4 7 (3.65%) Back Office
5 6 (3.13%) Banking
5 6 (3.13%) Retail
5 6 (3.13%) Marketing
6 5 (2.60%) Electronics
7 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (22.92%) Developer
2 39 (20.31%) Consultant
3 24 (12.50%) Analyst
4 23 (11.98%) C# Developer
5 20 (10.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 19 (9.90%) Infrastructure Technician
6 19 (9.90%) Support Technician
7 17 (8.85%) .NET Developer
7 17 (8.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (8.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.21%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.69%) Junior
11 9 (4.69%) Junior Developer
11 9 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (4.17%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.17%) Administrator
13 7 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.00%) .NET
2 35 (18.23%) ASP.NET
3 34 (17.71%) CSS
3 34 (17.71%) HTML
4 21 (10.94%) .NET Framework
5 16 (8.33%) jQuery
6 13 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (4.69%) HTML5
7 9 (4.69%) CSS3
8 5 (2.60%) COM
9 3 (1.56%) MSMQ
9 3 (1.56%) WCF
9 3 (1.56%) NHibernate
9 3 (1.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (1.04%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (1.04%) Ajax
10 2 (1.04%) StructureMap
10 2 (1.04%) Spring.NET
11 1 (0.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 16 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 15 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.77%) PKI
4 7 (3.65%) User Experience
5 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.60%) Smartcard
6 5 (2.60%) Statistics
7 3 (1.56%) PDA
7 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.56%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.56%) Open Source
7 3 (1.56%) CMDB
8 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (51.56%) Windows
2 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 13 (6.77%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.17%) Linux
7 7 (3.65%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.13%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.50%) MVC
2 21 (10.94%) Project Management
3 19 (9.90%) Time Management
4 15 (7.81%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.77%) OO
6 12 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (5.73%) OOP
7 11 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (4.69%) ERP
9 8 (4.17%) CRM
9 8 (4.17%) ITIL
10 7 (3.65%) Migration
10 7 (3.65%) Data Analysis
10 7 (3.65%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.65%) Software Testing
11 6 (3.13%) Manual Testing
11 6 (3.13%) Analytics
11 6 (3.13%) Black-Box Testing
11 6 (3.13%) iOS Development
12 5 (2.60%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (25.00%) SQL
2 41 (21.35%) C#
3 36 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.13%) C++
4 6 (3.13%) VB
4 6 (3.13%) VBA
4 6 (3.13%) VC++
5 5 (2.60%) VB6
6 4 (2.08%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.08%) PHP
7 3 (1.56%) C
8 2 (1.04%) Ruby
9 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) AWK
9 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (26.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (16.15%) MCSE
3 29 (15.10%) Degree
4 27 (14.06%) MCITP
5 20 (10.42%) CCA
5 20 (10.42%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (8.33%) MCSA
7 15 (7.81%) MCP
8 9 (4.69%) MCSD
9 6 (3.13%) ISEB
9 6 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.13%) MCTS
9 6 (3.13%) ISTQB
10 5 (2.60%) MCPD
11 3 (1.56%) CCEA
11 3 (1.56%) PMP
11 3 (1.56%) VCP4
11 3 (1.56%) CCEE
11 3 (1.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 51 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.69%) XenApp
4 9 (4.69%) vSphere
5 8 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.60%) Firmware
7 4 (2.08%) XenServer
7 4 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.08%) UAG
8 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.56%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (7.81%) SCCM
1 15 (7.81%) SCOM
2 12 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 12 (6.25%) SCOrch
2 12 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.56%) SCSM
3 3 (1.56%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 150 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 66 (34.38%) VMware
3 51 (26.56%) Citrix
4 28 (14.58%) EMC
5 26 (13.54%) HP
6 20 (10.42%) Dell
7 18 (9.38%) DataCore
8 12 (6.25%) Cisco
9 11 (5.73%) Oracle
10 8 (4.17%) Veeam
11 7 (3.65%) SonicWALL
12 6 (3.13%) Sage
13 5 (2.60%) Business Objects
14 4 (2.08%) SAP
14 4 (2.08%) Cognos
14 4 (2.08%) Hyperion
15 3 (1.56%) NetApp
15 3 (1.56%) Pegasus
15 3 (1.56%) Lotus
15 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000 - £43000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38 - £55 per annum + Bonus, Car, Health Care
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24500.00 - £25500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Based (Dorset)
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Codestone Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Bonus (eligible after 3 months)
Posted: 25 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + 4k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago