The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 18.37% 11.29% 5.77%
As % of the Applications category 81.82% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
Wales

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

Applications Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 22.45% 11.29% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

MS Excel
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in North Wales

MS Excel
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Gwynedd - 5 £27,500 -
Wrexham +6 2 £32,500 +30.00%
Conwy - 2 £24,000 -
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) SAN
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) MCSE
6 5 (31.25%) MCSA
6 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) CCNA
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Red Gate
6 5 (31.25%) Veeam

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) German Language
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Network Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Trainee
4 2 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) BPR
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Market Research
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) SEO
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) MCSA
1 5 (31.25%) CCNP
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (31.25%) Veeam
3 5 (31.25%) Red Gate
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (6.25%) Infor