The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 115 138 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.78% 11.48% 11.83%
As % of the Applications category 75.66% 76.67% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 105 118 99
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Wales

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

Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
152 180 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.25% 14.98% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 138 160 118
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £22,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -6 57 £32,500 +1.56% 13
Bridgend +26 16 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Newport +10 12 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Torfaen -1 11 £36,000 +30.90%
Caerphilly -2 6 £18,750 -64.95% 3
Monmouthshire +1 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Neath Port Talbot 0 2 £35,500 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,000 - 1
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 188 (83.93%) Microsoft
2 88 (39.29%) Windows
3 83 (37.05%) SQL Server
4 79 (35.27%) SQL
5 61 (27.23%) C#
6 56 (25.00%) .NET
7 54 (24.11%) VMware
8 46 (20.54%) Active Directory
9 44 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (18.75%) ITIL
11 38 (16.96%) Cisco
12 34 (15.18%) OO
12 34 (15.18%) Finance
13 33 (14.73%) MS Office
13 33 (14.73%) Visual Studio
14 31 (13.84%) Degree
15 30 (13.39%) TDD
15 30 (13.39%) XML
16 29 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (12.05%) MS Exchange
17 27 (12.05%) .NET Framework
17 27 (12.05%) Mentoring
18 26 (11.61%) HP
18 26 (11.61%) HTML
18 26 (11.61%) Scrum
19 24 (10.71%) WCF
19 24 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
20 23 (10.27%) SAN
21 22 (9.82%) Project Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.38%) IIS
3 14 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (4.46%) FileNet
4 10 (4.46%) LiveCycle
4 10 (4.46%) Confluence
5 8 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.23%) CMS
8 4 (1.79%) Commerce Server
9 3 (1.34%) Node.js
9 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.45%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 33 (14.73%) MS Office
2 14 (6.25%) MS Project
3 11 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (5.36%) PaaS
1 12 (5.36%) IaaS
2 5 (2.23%) SaaS
3 3 (1.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.27%) SAN
2 22 (9.82%) Firewall
3 14 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
4 12 (5.36%) DNS
5 11 (4.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.91%) NAS
6 10 (4.46%) Internet
6 10 (4.46%) LAN
6 10 (4.46%) VoIP
7 9 (4.02%) WAN
8 8 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (3.13%) BGP
9 7 (3.13%) DHCP
10 6 (2.68%) OSPF
10 6 (2.68%) RIP
10 6 (2.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (2.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (1.79%) SDH
11 4 (1.79%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (37.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.02%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.68%) OLAP
9 5 (2.23%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.79%) MS Access
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.89%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.89%) DataStage
12 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.70%) JIRA
3 12 (5.36%) MSTest
4 11 (4.91%) Moq
4 11 (4.91%) NUnit
5 10 (4.46%) Subversion
5 10 (4.46%) Maven
5 10 (4.46%) Hudson
5 10 (4.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.89%) Selenium
9 1 (0.45%) MorphX
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 34 (15.18%) Finance
2 7 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.68%) Advertising
4 5 (2.23%) Electronics
5 4 (1.79%) Retail
5 4 (1.79%) Welsh Language
6 3 (1.34%) Law
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) French Language
8 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 68 (30.36%) Analyst
2 53 (23.66%) Developer
3 24 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 16 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.70%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.91%) Consultant
6 11 (4.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (4.46%) Software Developer
7 10 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (4.46%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.02%) Programmer
8 9 (4.02%) Server Support
8 9 (4.02%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.02%) Graduate
8 9 (4.02%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.02%) Test Analyst
8 9 (4.02%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.57%) Java Consultant
9 8 (3.57%) Java Programmer
9 8 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (25.00%) .NET
2 30 (13.39%) XML
3 27 (12.05%) .NET Framework
4 26 (11.61%) HTML
5 24 (10.71%) WCF
6 21 (9.38%) WPF
7 20 (8.93%) CSS
8 19 (8.48%) ASP.NET
8 19 (8.48%) HTML5
9 17 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (6.25%) WinForms
11 13 (5.80%) XSLT
12 12 (5.36%) Web Services
13 10 (4.46%) SOAP
13 10 (4.46%) J2EE
13 10 (4.46%) Spring
13 10 (4.46%) JSF
13 10 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (4.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.36%) Clustering
4 10 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.46%) Open Source
5 7 (3.13%) GIS
6 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.34%) iSeries
7 3 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.34%) Replication
8 2 (0.89%) EPoS
8 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.89%) CMDB
8 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) iPhone
9 1 (0.45%) iPad
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.45%) Physics
9 1 (0.45%) Statistics
9 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 88 (39.29%) Windows
2 21 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (6.70%) Linux
5 14 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.23%) UNIX
9 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.89%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.89%) AIX
10 2 (0.89%) Android
10 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (18.75%) ITIL
3 34 (15.18%) OO
4 30 (13.39%) TDD
5 27 (12.05%) Mentoring
6 26 (11.61%) Scrum
7 22 (9.82%) Project Management
8 19 (8.48%) MVC
9 18 (8.04%) OOD
9 18 (8.04%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.25%) PRINCE2
12 12 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.36%) Configuration Management
12 12 (5.36%) Release Management
13 11 (4.91%) SOA
13 11 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.46%) DevOps
14 10 (4.46%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 79 (35.27%) SQL
2 61 (27.23%) C#
3 17 (7.59%) Java
3 17 (7.59%) T-SQL
4 13 (5.80%) VBA
5 10 (4.46%) Groovy
5 10 (4.46%) Scala
5 10 (4.46%) Clojure
5 10 (4.46%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.57%) C++
7 7 (3.13%) Delphi
7 7 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.68%) Python
9 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.89%) VB
10 2 (0.89%) PHP
10 2 (0.89%) VB6
11 1 (0.45%) X++
11 1 (0.45%) VC++
11 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (13.84%) Degree
2 29 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (7.59%) MCSE
5 16 (7.14%) CCNA
6 9 (4.02%) MCP
6 9 (4.02%) CCNP
7 8 (3.57%) SAP Certification
7 8 (3.57%) ISEB
7 8 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (3.13%) MCITP
9 6 (2.68%) CCSE
9 6 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.68%) JNCIS
9 6 (2.68%) MCSA
10 5 (2.23%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (1.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.46%) SLA
2 9 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.02%) QA
3 8 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (20.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.46%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.57%) vSphere
6 5 (2.23%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.45%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.45%) XenServer
8 1 (0.45%) vCloud
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.68%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.23%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.89%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.45%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.45%) Nessus
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 188 (83.93%) Microsoft
2 54 (24.11%) VMware
3 38 (16.96%) Cisco
4 26 (11.61%) HP
5 18 (8.04%) IBM
6 17 (7.59%) Oracle
7 12 (5.36%) Citrix
8 10 (4.46%) SAP
8 10 (4.46%) Adobe
8 10 (4.46%) Twitter
9 8 (3.57%) Blue Coat
10 7 (3.13%) SonicWALL
10 7 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.13%) F5
11 6 (2.68%) Lumension
11 6 (2.68%) McAfee
11 6 (2.68%) Websense
11 6 (2.68%) Aruba
11 6 (2.68%) Juniper
12 5 (2.23%) Dell
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