The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 56 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.16% 7.24% 10.39%
As % of the Applications category 54.90% 51.16% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 68
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,953
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
MS Excel
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
102 86 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 20.32% 14.14% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 91 79 102
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,000 £21,953
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Somerset

MS Excel
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bath +5 32 £34,000 +6.25% 3
Street - 4 £34,000 - 1
Clevedon 0 3 £21,000 -36.36%
Taunton -6 3 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Yeovil - 3 £37,500 - 1
Cheddar - 3 £32,500 -
Bridgwater - 1 £31,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £35,000 -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 99 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 64 (44.76%) SQL Server
3 47 (32.87%) Windows
4 44 (30.77%) HTML
5 40 (27.97%) C#
6 36 (25.17%) .NET
7 33 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 30 (20.98%) MS Office
9 29 (20.28%) MySQL
10 27 (18.88%) Degree
11 25 (17.48%) ASP.NET
12 23 (16.08%) CSS
13 22 (15.38%) XML
13 22 (15.38%) VMware
13 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (14.69%) SQL
15 20 (13.99%) Oracle
15 20 (13.99%) IIS
15 20 (13.99%) Finance
16 18 (12.59%) Project Management
17 17 (11.89%) PRINCE2
17 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
17 17 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
18 16 (11.19%) Umbraco
18 16 (11.19%) Time Management
18 16 (11.19%) ITIL
18 16 (11.19%) Web Development
19 15 (10.49%) Mathematics

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 33 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.99%) IIS
3 16 (11.19%) Umbraco
4 10 (6.99%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (5.59%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.90%) Apache
8 4 (2.80%) CMS
9 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.70%) WordPress
11 1 (0.70%) Drupal
11 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (20.98%) MS Office
2 10 (6.99%) MS Project
3 9 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.20%) Photoshop
4 6 (4.20%) Acrobat
4 6 (4.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (4.20%) InDesign
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) SaaS
2 3 (2.10%) GitHub
2 3 (2.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) LAN
2 11 (7.69%) WAN
3 7 (4.90%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.20%) Intranet
5 5 (3.50%) Firewall
5 5 (3.50%) DNS
5 5 (3.50%) DHCP
6 4 (2.80%) SAN
7 2 (1.40%) VoIP
7 2 (1.40%) WLAN
7 2 (1.40%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.40%) Internet
7 2 (1.40%) Wireless
7 2 (1.40%) VLAN
8 1 (0.70%) Multicast
8 1 (0.70%) MIMO
8 1 (0.70%) LTE
8 1 (0.70%) SSL
8 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (44.76%) SQL Server
2 29 (20.28%) MySQL
3 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.79%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.20%) MS Access
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (9.79%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.99%) Rational Performance Tester
3 7 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.20%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (2.80%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.10%) Moq
6 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.10%) NUnit
6 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.40%) JIRA
General
1 20 (13.99%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Marketing
3 12 (8.39%) Games
4 10 (6.99%) Banking
5 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.10%) Advertising
7 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.40%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (26.57%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) Analyst
3 17 (11.89%) Consultant
4 15 (10.49%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.79%) Technical Consultant
6 13 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.99%) Field Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (6.29%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.29%) Technical Support Consultant
8 9 (6.29%) Support Consultant
8 9 (6.29%) Technical Support
9 8 (5.59%) Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (4.90%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (4.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.77%) HTML
2 36 (25.17%) .NET
3 25 (17.48%) ASP.NET
4 23 (16.08%) CSS
5 22 (15.38%) XML
6 14 (9.79%) XHTML
6 14 (9.79%) XSLT
7 9 (6.29%) HTML5
7 9 (6.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.90%) Middleware
9 6 (4.20%) WF
10 5 (3.50%) jQuery
11 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (2.10%) Kendo UI
11 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.10%) Ninject
11 3 (2.10%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.10%) CSS3
11 3 (2.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.10%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.49%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.59%) Graphic Design
4 7 (4.90%) Photography
5 6 (4.20%) Statistics
6 5 (3.50%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.70%) CCTV
9 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.87%) Windows
2 17 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (9.79%) Linux
4 10 (6.99%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.99%) Windows 8
5 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.10%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.40%) Android
9 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.70%) UNIX
9 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.59%) Project Management
2 17 (11.89%) PRINCE2
3 16 (11.19%) Time Management
3 16 (11.19%) ITIL
3 16 (11.19%) Web Development
4 14 (9.79%) Content Management
4 14 (9.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.39%) Email Marketing
7 11 (7.69%) OO
8 8 (5.59%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.20%) CRM
10 6 (4.20%) OOD
10 6 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.20%) Scrum
10 6 (4.20%) Workflow
10 6 (4.20%) Campaign Management
11 5 (3.50%) Line Management
11 5 (3.50%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.97%) C#
2 21 (14.69%) SQL
3 9 (6.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.50%) Java
5 4 (2.80%) VBA
6 3 (2.10%) C++
6 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.40%) PHP
7 2 (1.40%) VBScript
7 2 (1.40%) VB
7 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.70%) ABAP
8 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (18.88%) Degree
2 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
4 11 (7.69%) CCNA
4 11 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.80%) ISEB
5 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.10%) MCP
6 3 (2.10%) MCSE
7 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) Xen
4 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) SCCM
2 6 (4.20%) WSUS
3 2 (1.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 99 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.38%) VMware
3 20 (13.99%) Oracle
4 15 (10.49%) Cisco
5 13 (9.09%) Sitecore
6 10 (6.99%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.99%) Avaya
6 10 (6.99%) NetScout
6 10 (6.99%) Riverbed
6 10 (6.99%) F5
7 9 (6.29%) IBM
8 6 (4.20%) Adobe
8 6 (4.20%) Alterian
9 3 (2.10%) Telerik
10 2 (1.40%) Progress
10 2 (1.40%) Citrix
10 2 (1.40%) Intel
10 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.40%) Altiris
10 2 (1.40%) SolarWinds
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