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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 111 84 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.17% 11.97% 8.61%
As % of the Applications category 80.43% 80.00% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 91 75 47
Average salary £30,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £18,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,600 £55,000
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
138 105 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.83% 14.96% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 112 96 61
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Poole +13 56 £30,250 -15.97% 5
Bournemouth +8 50 £29,250 -10.00% 4
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 179 (87.32%) Microsoft
2 76 (37.07%) Windows
3 67 (32.68%) C#
3 67 (32.68%) SQL
3 67 (32.68%) .NET
4 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
5 51 (24.88%) Citrix
6 50 (24.39%) VMware
7 49 (23.90%) Software Engineering
8 48 (23.41%) .NET Framework
8 48 (23.41%) MS Office
9 46 (22.44%) ASP.NET
9 46 (22.44%) MVC
9 46 (22.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (21.95%) XenApp
11 44 (21.46%) Active Directory
12 42 (20.49%) MS Exchange
12 42 (20.49%) Visual Studio
13 40 (19.51%) CSS
13 40 (19.51%) HTML
14 38 (18.54%) Finance
14 38 (18.54%) Windows Server
15 37 (18.05%) Degree
16 35 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
17 33 (16.10%) SAN
17 33 (16.10%) T-SQL
17 33 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (15.61%) Mentoring
19 29 (14.15%) Entity Framework
20 26 (12.68%) Office 365

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 42 (20.49%) MS Exchange
2 35 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.39%) IIS
4 9 (4.39%) Skype for Business
5 8 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.41%) Apache
6 7 (3.41%) JBoss
7 3 (1.46%) CMS
7 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (23.41%) MS Office
2 17 (8.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (8.78%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.68%) Office 365
2 12 (5.85%) Google Analytics
3 10 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.10%) SAN
2 24 (11.71%) TCP/IP
3 23 (11.22%) VPN
4 16 (7.80%) Wireless
5 15 (7.32%) Ethernet
5 15 (7.32%) NFC
5 15 (7.32%) RS-232
5 15 (7.32%) RS-485
6 10 (4.88%) Firewall
6 10 (4.88%) Internet
7 9 (4.39%) LAN
8 8 (3.90%) IPsec
8 8 (3.90%) VLAN
9 4 (1.95%) DHCP
9 4 (1.95%) DNS
10 1 (0.49%) NAS
10 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.78%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.90%) MS Access
5 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.46%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.49%) OLAP
9 1 (0.49%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 42 (20.49%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.93%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (2.93%) VisualSVN
4 2 (0.98%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 38 (18.54%) Finance
2 12 (5.85%) Marketing
3 7 (3.41%) Banking
3 7 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.95%) Publishing
4 4 (1.95%) Retail
5 2 (0.98%) Electronics
6 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (32.20%) Developer
2 39 (19.02%) Software Developer
3 35 (17.07%) Analyst
4 26 (12.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 24 (11.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (11.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 24 (11.71%) Support Engineer
6 22 (10.73%) C# Developer
7 19 (9.27%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (8.29%) Applications Support
9 15 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 15 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
10 12 (5.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.85%) SEO Manager
10 12 (5.85%) SEO Specialist
11 11 (5.37%) Internal Account Manager
11 11 (5.37%) Project Analyst
11 11 (5.37%) Telesales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (32.68%) .NET
2 48 (23.41%) .NET Framework
3 46 (22.44%) ASP.NET
4 40 (19.51%) CSS
4 40 (19.51%) HTML
5 29 (14.15%) Entity Framework
6 20 (9.76%) WCF
7 18 (8.78%) COM
7 18 (8.78%) WinForms
8 16 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (7.32%) LINQ
10 14 (6.83%) jQuery
11 13 (6.34%) AngularJS
11 13 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (3.41%) Hibernate
12 7 (3.41%) J2EE
12 7 (3.41%) Spring
12 7 (3.41%) Struts
13 5 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.32%) Driving Licence
1 15 (7.32%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.41%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.44%) User Experience
6 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.98%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 76 (37.07%) Windows
2 46 (22.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (18.54%) Windows Server
4 23 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.90%) Mac OS
5 8 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.98%) Android
6 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.90%) Software Engineering
2 46 (22.44%) MVC
3 32 (15.61%) Mentoring
4 21 (10.24%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (8.29%) Web Development
6 15 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (6.83%) CRM
8 13 (6.34%) Unit Testing
9 12 (5.85%) Analytics
9 12 (5.85%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (5.85%) Scrum
9 12 (5.85%) SEO
10 11 (5.37%) TDD
10 11 (5.37%) Telemarketing
11 10 (4.88%) Project Management
12 9 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.39%) SOLID
13 8 (3.90%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.90%) Migration
13 8 (3.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.68%) C#
1 67 (32.68%) SQL
2 33 (16.10%) T-SQL
3 22 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.24%) C++
5 20 (9.76%) VB
6 18 (8.78%) VB6
6 18 (8.78%) VC++
7 8 (3.90%) C
8 7 (3.41%) Java
9 6 (2.93%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.93%) VBA
10 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (18.05%) Degree
2 33 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.78%) MCPD
3 18 (8.78%) MCTS
4 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.95%) MCP
5 3 (1.46%) CCA
5 3 (1.46%) CCEA
5 3 (1.46%) CCEE
5 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.46%) MCSA
5 3 (1.46%) MCSE
5 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.98%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (21.95%) XenApp
2 44 (21.46%) Active Directory
3 23 (11.22%) XenDesktop
4 19 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.93%) SCCM
2 5 (2.44%) SCOM
3 4 (1.95%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 179 (87.32%) Microsoft
2 51 (24.88%) Citrix
3 50 (24.39%) VMware
4 18 (8.78%) SAP
5 16 (7.80%) HP
6 12 (5.85%) Google
7 10 (4.88%) EMC
8 7 (3.41%) DataCore
8 7 (3.41%) Dell
9 4 (1.95%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.95%) Hitachi
9 4 (1.95%) NetApp
10 3 (1.46%) AppSense
11 1 (0.49%) Cisco
11 1 (0.49%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle
11 1 (0.49%) Sage
11 1 (0.49%) Symantec
11 1 (0.49%) Twitter
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Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: .
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Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits + Bonus
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