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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 108 97 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.00% 12.42% 14.59%
As % of the Applications category 60.34% 74.62% 87.37%
Number of salaries quoted 96 88 69
Average salary £33,375 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.64% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,200 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -2.70%
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
179 130 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.54% 16.65% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 134 119 77
Average salary £30,250 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.02% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £44,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
Bournemouth +5 59 £29,625 -12.86% 8
Poole +18 41 £33,750 -10.00% 6
Weymouth -5 1 £33,000 -26.66%
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 144 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 99 (47.83%) Windows
3 68 (32.85%) .NET
4 66 (31.88%) C#
5 59 (28.50%) SQL
6 58 (28.02%) Citrix
6 58 (28.02%) VMware
7 56 (27.05%) SQL Server
8 55 (26.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 52 (25.12%) MS Office
10 52 (25.12%) XenApp
11 51 (24.64%) Active Directory
12 46 (22.22%) ASP.NET
13 44 (21.26%) MVC
14 43 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 42 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (20.29%) Windows Server
16 41 (19.81%) Finance
17 39 (18.84%) CSS
17 39 (18.84%) HTML
17 39 (18.84%) .NET Framework
18 35 (16.91%) Software Engineering
18 35 (16.91%) Visual Studio
19 34 (16.43%) Degree
19 34 (16.43%) Exchange Server 2010
20 32 (15.46%) SAN
21 30 (14.49%) T-SQL
22 28 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure
23 27 (13.04%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 54 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (10.14%) Skype for Business
4 17 (8.21%) IIS
5 14 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.83%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.86%) Apache
7 8 (3.86%) JBoss
8 5 (2.42%) CMS
8 5 (2.42%) MS Project Server
9 3 (1.45%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (25.12%) MS Office
2 25 (12.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.83%) MS Project
4 7 (3.38%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (8.21%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.25%) Office 365
2 10 (4.83%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.46%) SAN
2 25 (12.08%) Firewall
3 21 (10.14%) LAN
4 20 (9.66%) IPsec
4 20 (9.66%) VLAN
4 20 (9.66%) VPN
5 18 (8.70%) Internet
6 5 (2.42%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.45%) DNS
8 2 (0.97%) Wireless
9 1 (0.48%) NAS
9 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.21%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (6.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.45%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.45%) MS Access
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.97%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.48%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.48%) OLAP
7 1 (0.48%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 35 (16.91%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.42%) TortoiseSVN
3 5 (2.42%) VisualSVN
4 1 (0.48%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 41 (19.81%) Finance
2 11 (5.31%) Marketing
3 9 (4.35%) Banking
4 7 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (28.99%) Developer
2 43 (20.77%) Analyst
3 39 (18.84%) Software Developer
4 25 (12.08%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.18%) Service Desk Engineer
6 16 (7.73%) Support Engineer
7 15 (7.25%) Consultant
7 15 (7.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 15 (7.25%) Service Analyst
7 15 (7.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (6.76%) IT Engineer
8 14 (6.76%) Senior IT Engineer
9 12 (5.80%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.31%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.83%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (32.85%) .NET
2 46 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 39 (18.84%) .NET Framework
3 39 (18.84%) CSS
3 39 (18.84%) HTML
4 21 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 20 (9.66%) Entity Framework
6 17 (8.21%) COM
6 17 (8.21%) WCF
6 17 (8.21%) WinForms
7 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (5.80%) jQuery
8 12 (5.80%) LINQ
9 11 (5.31%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.83%) Ajax
10 10 (4.83%) DHTML
11 8 (3.86%) Hibernate
11 8 (3.86%) J2EE
11 8 (3.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.63%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.38%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.90%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.42%) User Experience
6 3 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) Statistics
7 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 99 (47.83%) Windows
2 55 (26.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (20.29%) Windows Server
3 42 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.14%) Windows 7
5 20 (9.66%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.93%) Unix
7 3 (1.45%) Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.26%) MVC
2 35 (16.91%) Software Engineering
3 26 (12.56%) Project Management
4 25 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (11.59%) Mentoring
6 20 (9.66%) Migration
7 16 (7.73%) Presales
7 16 (7.73%) SDLC
8 12 (5.80%) Analytics
9 11 (5.31%) Waterfall
10 10 (4.83%) Data Analysis
10 10 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (4.83%) SEO
10 10 (4.83%) TDD
11 8 (3.86%) Asset Management
11 8 (3.86%) OO
11 8 (3.86%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.38%) CRM
13 6 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (2.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (31.88%) C#
2 59 (28.50%) SQL
3 30 (14.49%) T-SQL
4 27 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.18%) C++
6 17 (8.21%) VB
6 17 (8.21%) VB6
6 17 (8.21%) VC++
7 8 (3.86%) Java
8 6 (2.90%) VBA
9 5 (2.42%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.45%) C
11 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (20.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (16.43%) Degree
3 17 (8.21%) MCPD
3 17 (8.21%) MCSA
3 17 (8.21%) MCSE
3 17 (8.21%) MCTS
4 16 (7.73%) MCP
5 15 (7.25%) CCA
5 15 (7.25%) CCEA
5 15 (7.25%) CCEE
5 15 (7.25%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (7.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.42%) ISEB
7 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.97%) PMP
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) SDET
3 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 52 (25.12%) XenApp
2 51 (24.64%) Active Directory
3 28 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (6.28%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.93%) Firmware
5 4 (1.93%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 144 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 58 (28.02%) Citrix
2 58 (28.02%) VMware
3 19 (9.18%) EMC
4 18 (8.70%) SAP
5 15 (7.25%) AppSense
6 10 (4.83%) Google
7 9 (4.35%) HP
8 4 (1.93%) Dell
9 3 (1.45%) DataCore
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle
11 1 (0.48%) Cisco
11 1 (0.48%) Cognos
11 1 (0.48%) IBM
11 1 (0.48%) Remedy
11 1 (0.48%) Sage
11 1 (0.48%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.48%) Symantec
11 1 (0.48%) Twitter
11 1 (0.48%) Veeam
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