The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 108 140 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.57% 12.86% 9.38%
As % of the Applications category 67.50% 77.78% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 98 118 70
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £53,650 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
160 180 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.17% 16.53% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 146 157 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS Excel
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in South Wales

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in South Wales

MS Excel
Job Locations in South 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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Cardiff -9 59 £35,000 -2.77% 11
Torfaen +8 12 £35,500 +10.07% 1
Bridgend +17 11 £36,500 +69.76% 1
Caerphilly -6 10 £27,500 -48.59% 2
Monmouthshire +4 6 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Newport -4 6 £23,500 -24.19% 1
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 183 (80.97%) Microsoft
2 88 (38.94%) Windows
3 68 (30.09%) SQL Server
4 55 (24.34%) .NET
4 55 (24.34%) C#
5 53 (23.45%) VMware
6 49 (21.68%) SQL
7 45 (19.91%) ITIL
8 40 (17.70%) Active Directory
9 39 (17.26%) Cisco
9 39 (17.26%) MS Office
10 32 (14.16%) OO
10 32 (14.16%) HP
11 30 (13.27%) Degree
12 29 (12.83%) Finance
13 28 (12.39%) Scrum
13 28 (12.39%) Visual Studio
14 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (11.95%) Project Management
15 26 (11.50%) Firewall
16 25 (11.06%) SAN
16 25 (11.06%) XML
16 25 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (11.06%) Hyper-V
17 24 (10.62%) TDD
17 24 (10.62%) MS Exchange
18 22 (9.73%) .NET Framework
19 21 (9.29%) WPF
19 21 (9.29%) HTML
20 20 (8.85%) IIS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 24 (10.62%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.85%) IIS
3 17 (7.52%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.87%) LiveCycle
4 11 (4.87%) Confluence
4 11 (4.87%) FileNet
5 10 (4.42%) CMS
6 8 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.10%) Commerce Server
8 6 (2.65%) Lync
9 5 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.33%) Node.js
10 3 (1.33%) SAS
11 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 39 (17.26%) MS Office
2 19 (8.41%) MS Project
3 12 (5.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.98%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.98%) IaaS
1 9 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (3.98%) PaaS
2 5 (2.21%) Office 365
2 5 (2.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.50%) Firewall
2 25 (11.06%) SAN
3 13 (5.75%) Internet
4 11 (4.87%) DNS
5 10 (4.42%) LAN
5 10 (4.42%) NAS
6 9 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (3.98%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (3.98%) WAN
6 9 (3.98%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.65%) BGP
7 6 (2.65%) Intranet
8 5 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (2.21%) OSPF
8 5 (2.21%) RIP
9 4 (1.77%) DHCP
10 3 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.33%) GSM
10 3 (1.33%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (30.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.31%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.87%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (4.87%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.21%) MS Access
7 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.33%) MySQL
7 3 (1.33%) OLAP
8 2 (0.88%) DataStage
8 2 (0.88%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (12.39%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.19%) JIRA
3 11 (4.87%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.87%) Hudson
3 11 (4.87%) Subversion
3 11 (4.87%) Maven
4 7 (3.10%) MSTest
4 7 (3.10%) Moq
4 7 (3.10%) NUnit
5 2 (0.88%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
General
1 29 (12.83%) Finance
2 8 (3.54%) Advertising
3 6 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.77%) Electronics
4 4 (1.77%) Retail
5 3 (1.33%) Welsh Language
5 3 (1.33%) Banking
5 3 (1.33%) Law
5 3 (1.33%) Legal
5 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
6 2 (0.88%) Billing
6 2 (0.88%) Local Government
6 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) French Language
7 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (28.76%) Analyst
2 44 (19.47%) Developer
3 21 (9.29%) .NET Developer
4 12 (5.31%) Programmer
4 12 (5.31%) Support Analyst
5 11 (4.87%) Consultant
5 11 (4.87%) Support Engineer
6 10 (4.42%) Team Leader
6 10 (4.42%) Java Developer
6 10 (4.42%) Test Analyst
6 10 (4.42%) Architect
6 10 (4.42%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.42%) Graduate
7 9 (3.98%) Developer Analyst
7 9 (3.98%) Software Engineer
7 9 (3.98%) Java Programmer
7 9 (3.98%) Java Consultant
7 9 (3.98%) Development Team Leader
8 8 (3.54%) Web Team Leader
8 8 (3.54%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.34%) .NET
2 25 (11.06%) XML
3 22 (9.73%) .NET Framework
4 21 (9.29%) WPF
4 21 (9.29%) HTML
5 19 (8.41%) ASP.NET
6 17 (7.52%) WCF
7 16 (7.08%) Web Services
7 16 (7.08%) HTML5
8 14 (6.19%) CSS
9 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (5.31%) SOAP
10 12 (5.31%) XSLT
11 11 (4.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (4.87%) Spring
11 11 (4.87%) JSF
11 11 (4.87%) J2EE
11 11 (4.87%) Hibernate
12 10 (4.42%) WinForms
12 10 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.64%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.87%) Open Source
4 8 (3.54%) Clustering
4 8 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.77%) GIS
5 4 (1.77%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.33%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.33%) iSeries
7 2 (0.88%) Replication
7 2 (0.88%) CMDB
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.44%) Physics
8 1 (0.44%) Statistics
8 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 88 (38.94%) Windows
2 15 (6.64%) Linux
2 15 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.42%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.10%) UNIX
6 6 (2.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.77%) AIX
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.88%) Android
9 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.91%) ITIL
2 32 (14.16%) OO
3 28 (12.39%) Scrum
4 27 (11.95%) Project Management
5 24 (10.62%) TDD
6 18 (7.96%) Software Engineering
7 17 (7.52%) OOD
7 17 (7.52%) MVC
8 16 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.19%) SOA
9 14 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (5.75%) Release Management
10 13 (5.75%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.31%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.31%) Web Development
12 11 (4.87%) DevOps
12 11 (4.87%) Pair Programming
12 11 (4.87%) Load Balancing
12 11 (4.87%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.34%) C#
2 49 (21.68%) SQL
3 16 (7.08%) Java
4 11 (4.87%) Scala
4 11 (4.87%) Clojure
4 11 (4.87%) Groovy
5 10 (4.42%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.98%) VBA
7 7 (3.10%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.10%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.21%) Python
8 5 (2.21%) C++
9 3 (1.33%) PHP
10 2 (0.88%) VB
10 2 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.44%) VB6
11 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (13.27%) Degree
2 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.75%) MCSE
5 12 (5.31%) MCP
6 11 (4.87%) CCNA
7 10 (4.42%) SAP Certification
7 10 (4.42%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.54%) CCNP
8 8 (3.54%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (2.65%) MCITP
10 5 (2.21%) JNCIS
10 5 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.21%) CCSE
10 5 (2.21%) ISEB
11 4 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.33%) MCSA
12 3 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.42%) ISO 9001
3 9 (3.98%) QA
4 7 (3.10%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) GxP
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (17.70%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (11.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.54%) VMware ESX
3 8 (3.54%) vSphere
4 6 (2.65%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.21%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.77%) MetaFrame
6 4 (1.77%) XenServer
6 4 (1.77%) vCloud
7 3 (1.33%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.88%) XenApp
8 2 (0.88%) UAG
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.44%) Nmap
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.42%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (2.65%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.77%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.77%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.33%) SCCM
5 1 (0.44%) SCOM
5 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.44%) Nessus
5 1 (0.44%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 183 (80.97%) Microsoft
2 53 (23.45%) VMware
3 39 (17.26%) Cisco
4 32 (14.16%) HP
5 18 (7.96%) Citrix
5 18 (7.96%) IBM
6 13 (5.75%) Adobe
7 12 (5.31%) SAP
8 11 (4.87%) Twitter
8 11 (4.87%) Symantec
9 10 (4.42%) Oracle
10 9 (3.98%) Dell
10 9 (3.98%) Remedy
11 8 (3.54%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.54%) SonicWALL
12 7 (3.10%) Blue Coat
12 7 (3.10%) Veritas
13 6 (2.65%) F5
14 5 (2.21%) Lumension
14 5 (2.21%) Aruba
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28305.00 - £34965.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 to 25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 22 days ago