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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 104 116 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.69% 15.38% 19.18%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 73.42% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 84
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
130 158 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.61% 20.95% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 109 124 93
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 61 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Poole -4 27 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Weymouth +2 1 - -
Dorchester - 1 - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 133 (76.88%) Microsoft
2 94 (54.34%) Windows
3 58 (33.53%) VMware
4 54 (31.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (28.90%) SQL Server
6 46 (26.59%) MS Office
7 44 (25.43%) SQL
7 44 (25.43%) Citrix
8 41 (23.70%) .NET
9 40 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (20.81%) Active Directory
11 35 (20.23%) SAN
11 35 (20.23%) C#
11 35 (20.23%) MS Exchange
12 31 (17.92%) Firewall
12 31 (17.92%) Finance
13 27 (15.61%) JavaScript
13 27 (15.61%) Visual Studio
13 27 (15.61%) ASP.NET
14 26 (15.03%) CSS
14 26 (15.03%) HTML
14 26 (15.03%) MCSE
14 26 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 25 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
16 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (13.87%) MCITP
17 23 (13.29%) Degree
17 23 (13.29%) HP
18 22 (12.72%) EMC
19 21 (12.14%) SharePoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (20.23%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (12.14%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (5.20%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (4.62%) IIS
7 6 (3.47%) IBM Notes
7 6 (3.47%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (3.47%) Lync
8 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.73%) SugarCRM
8 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.16%) Confluence
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle UPK
10 1 (0.58%) WordPress
10 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 46 (26.59%) MS Office
2 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.73%) MS Project
4 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) GoldMine
2 7 (4.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.89%) Exchequer
4 5 (2.89%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.73%) Visualfiles
5 3 (1.73%) SalesLogix
6 2 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.51%) Office 365
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.23%) SAN
2 31 (17.92%) Firewall
3 20 (11.56%) TCP/IP
4 14 (8.09%) LAN
5 11 (6.36%) WAN
6 6 (3.47%) DNS
7 5 (2.89%) VLAN
8 4 (2.31%) VoIP
9 3 (1.73%) ADSL
9 3 (1.73%) DHCP
9 3 (1.73%) VPN
9 3 (1.73%) IPsec
10 2 (1.16%) Internet
11 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.58%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.36%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.47%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (3.47%) OLAP
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.31%) MySQL
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.16%) MS Access
9 2 (1.16%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.58%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 27 (15.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.16%) NUnit
3 2 (1.16%) JIRA
3 2 (1.16%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.16%) WATIR
3 2 (1.16%) Toad
3 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.16%) Moq
3 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.16%) NCrunch
4 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 31 (17.92%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Advertising
2 9 (5.20%) Games
3 7 (4.05%) Back Office
4 6 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (2.31%) Banking
5 4 (2.31%) Marketing
6 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.16%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (23.12%) Developer
2 34 (19.65%) Consultant
3 24 (13.87%) Analyst
4 21 (12.14%) C# Developer
5 17 (9.83%) Support Technician
5 17 (9.83%) Infrastructure Technician
6 16 (9.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 13 (7.51%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (6.94%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.78%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (4.62%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Consultant
12 7 (4.05%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
13 6 (3.47%) Support Team Leader
13 6 (3.47%) Administrator
13 6 (3.47%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.70%) .NET
2 27 (15.61%) ASP.NET
3 26 (15.03%) CSS
3 26 (15.03%) HTML
4 16 (9.25%) jQuery
5 14 (8.09%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.20%) HTML5
6 9 (5.20%) CSS3
7 8 (4.62%) COM
8 6 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (1.73%) MSMQ
9 3 (1.73%) NHibernate
10 2 (1.16%) Ajax
10 2 (1.16%) WCF
10 2 (1.16%) Spring.NET
10 2 (1.16%) StructureMap
10 2 (1.16%) Dapper ORM
11 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.67%) Fat Client
1 15 (8.67%) Thin Client
2 12 (6.94%) PKI
3 10 (5.78%) PDA
4 7 (4.05%) Statistics
5 6 (3.47%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.31%) CMDB
7 3 (1.73%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.16%) EPoS
9 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (54.34%) Windows
2 26 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.67%) Windows Vista
4 15 (8.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.20%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.05%) Linux
7 5 (2.89%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (9.25%) MVC
2 13 (7.51%) Time Management
3 11 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (5.78%) Software Engineering
4 10 (5.78%) ERP
5 9 (5.20%) ITIL
5 9 (5.20%) iOS Development
6 8 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (4.62%) Software Testing
7 7 (4.05%) CRM
8 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.47%) Migration
8 6 (3.47%) Data Analysis
8 6 (3.47%) Manual Testing
8 6 (3.47%) Black-Box Testing
8 6 (3.47%) Analytics
9 4 (2.31%) Change Management
9 4 (2.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (2.31%) OO
9 4 (2.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.43%) SQL
2 35 (20.23%) C#
3 27 (15.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.20%) VB
4 9 (5.20%) C++
4 9 (5.20%) VC++
5 8 (4.62%) VB6
6 5 (2.89%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.31%) C
7 4 (2.31%) PHP
8 2 (1.16%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (31.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.03%) MCSE
3 24 (13.87%) MCITP
4 23 (13.29%) Degree
5 16 (9.25%) CCA
5 16 (9.25%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (9.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (8.67%) MCSA
7 12 (6.94%) MCP
8 9 (5.20%) MCSD
9 8 (4.62%) MCTS
9 8 (4.62%) MCPD
10 7 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (3.47%) ISTQB
11 6 (3.47%) ISEB
12 2 (1.16%) CIMA
12 2 (1.16%) ACCA
12 2 (1.16%) AAT
13 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 40 (23.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (20.81%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.51%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.89%) XenApp
5 3 (1.73%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.58%) UAG
7 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (6.36%) SCCM
1 11 (6.36%) SCOM
1 11 (6.36%) SCVMM
1 11 (6.36%) SCOrch
1 11 (6.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (3.47%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.47%) MAILsweeper
2 6 (3.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 133 (76.88%) Microsoft
2 58 (33.53%) VMware
3 44 (25.43%) Citrix
4 23 (13.29%) HP
5 22 (12.72%) EMC
6 17 (9.83%) Dell
6 17 (9.83%) DataCore
7 15 (8.67%) Cisco
8 10 (5.78%) Oracle
9 8 (4.62%) Sage
10 6 (3.47%) Clearswift
10 6 (3.47%) Lotus
10 6 (3.47%) Avaya
10 6 (3.47%) NetApp
10 6 (3.47%) Symantec
10 6 (3.47%) Panasonic
10 6 (3.47%) Veeam
11 5 (2.89%) Pegasus
11 5 (2.89%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.31%) Minitab
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + flexible benefits + £5k car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Profit share & Flexi-time!
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago