The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 16 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.66% 6.50% 10.57%
As % of the Applications category 55.17% 36.36% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 12
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £20,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £41,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.88% 17.89% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 17
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Shropshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Shropshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Telford -4 10 £24,750 +17.85%
Shrewsbury -1 1 £18,500 -22.91%
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) MS Office
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
7 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Data Management
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.33%) Firewall

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) DDNS
2 1 (4.17%) IPv4
2 1 (4.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
1 3 (12.50%) Data Management
1 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.33%) OOP
2 2 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Business Development
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) UML
3 1 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Plesk
1 1 (4.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.17%) Brocade
4 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) Apple