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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.62% 9.76% 14.94%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 72.73% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 16
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -17.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
16 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.38% 13.41% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 18
Average salary £26,500 £24,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.27% -14.91%
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -5 8 £32,500 +71.05%
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) Windows
3 22 (55.00%) MS Office
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (42.50%) SQL
5 17 (42.50%) Linux
6 16 (40.00%) MS Visio
6 16 (40.00%) SSH
6 16 (40.00%) vSphere
7 14 (35.00%) DNS
8 13 (32.50%) SSL
8 13 (32.50%) IIS
8 13 (32.50%) HTTP
8 13 (32.50%) Perl
8 13 (32.50%) Altiris
8 13 (32.50%) Load Balancing
8 13 (32.50%) VLAN
8 13 (32.50%) Backup Exec
8 13 (32.50%) Bash Shell
8 13 (32.50%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
9 12 (30.00%) Publishing
9 12 (30.00%) WSUS
10 11 (27.50%) NetApp
10 11 (27.50%) SAN
10 11 (27.50%) Change Control
10 11 (27.50%) Open Source
11 10 (25.00%) Moodle
11 10 (25.00%) LAMP
11 10 (25.00%) VMware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (32.50%) IIS
2 10 (25.00%) Moodle
3 9 (22.50%) Apache
3 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (12.50%) WordPress
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.50%) IBM Notes
7 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (55.00%) MS Office
2 16 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) SSH
2 14 (35.00%) DNS
3 13 (32.50%) SSL
3 13 (32.50%) HTTP
3 13 (32.50%) VLAN
4 11 (27.50%) SAN
5 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.00%) LAN
6 2 (5.00%) WAN
6 2 (5.00%) Intranet
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.50%) NAS
7 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.50%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (30.00%) Publishing
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Project Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Bid Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.00%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) LAMP
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Open Source
2 4 (10.00%) VLE
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) iPhone
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) PMI
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Load Balancing
2 11 (27.50%) Change Control
3 7 (17.50%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (17.50%) Time Management
4 5 (12.50%) Content Management
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.00%) RUP
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (32.50%) Bash Shell
2 13 (32.50%) Perl
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PMP
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (40.00%) vSphere
3 13 (32.50%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (20.00%) Shibboleth
5 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.00%) Squid
7 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (5.00%) XenServer
8 1 (2.50%) XenApp
8 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Backup Exec
2 12 (30.00%) WSUS
3 4 (10.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Altiris
3 11 (27.50%) NetApp
4 10 (25.00%) VMware
5 9 (22.50%) Cisco
6 8 (20.00%) Dell
6 8 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
8 3 (7.50%) Lotus
9 2 (5.00%) Niku
9 2 (5.00%) SAP
9 2 (5.00%) Cognos
9 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (2.50%) Juniper
10 1 (2.50%) HP