The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.62% 10.77% 2.44%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 58.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £18,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
MS Excel
Devon

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

Applications Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 15.52% 18.46% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 4
Average salary £30,533 £29,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.28% -10.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £36,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Plymouth

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Plymouth

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (37.50%) PC Support
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) PC Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) PC Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CAD Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft