The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 9.38% 12.00% 14.06%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 60.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 12.50% 20.00% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.03%
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Dudley

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Capacity Management
4 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 8 (57.14%) SLA
4 8 (57.14%) Citrix
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (57.14%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) NetApp
5 7 (50.00%) MCSE
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Process Management
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Storage Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 8 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (28.57%) Process Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) QMS
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MCSE
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) EMC