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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 133 100 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.87% 10.50% 10.84%
As % of the Applications category 78.70% 76.34% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 116 92 103
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
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
169 131 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.82% 13.76% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 139 121 135
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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
Cardiff +7 81 £32,500 +4.83% 12
Newport -2 24 £43,000 +70.29% 1
Caerphilly +6 9 £26,500 -11.66%
Bridgend +6 8 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Glamorgan -2 6 £35,000 - 1
Torfaen -28 3 £21,500 -57.00% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Monmouthshire - 1 £43,500 -
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 233 (84.12%) Microsoft
2 103 (37.18%) Windows
3 93 (33.57%) SQL
4 81 (29.24%) Active Directory
5 78 (28.16%) SQL Server
6 77 (27.80%) VMware
7 60 (21.66%) MS Office
8 57 (20.58%) .NET
9 51 (18.41%) Finance
10 48 (17.33%) MS Exchange
11 47 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 38 (13.72%) MS PowerPoint
14 38 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (13.36%) C#
15 37 (13.36%) Cisco
16 36 (13.00%) SAN
16 36 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 35 (12.64%) ITIL
18 33 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (11.91%) Exchange Server 2007
18 33 (11.91%) Exchange Server 2010
19 32 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2013
20 31 (11.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 30 (10.83%) MS Project
21 30 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
21 30 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (10.47%) T-SQL
22 29 (10.47%) Scrum

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 48 (17.33%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (11.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 32 (11.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (7.22%) IIS
5 19 (6.86%) SAS
6 10 (3.61%) Lync
7 7 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.17%) CMS
9 4 (1.44%) Commerce Server
9 4 (1.44%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.44%) Node.js
10 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.36%) Apache
11 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 60 (21.66%) MS Office
2 38 (13.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (10.83%) MS Project
4 20 (7.22%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.72%) GIMP
6 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.89%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.61%) Office 365
2 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.81%) IaaS
4 2 (0.72%) SaaS
4 2 (0.72%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.00%) SAN
2 25 (9.03%) Firewall
3 23 (8.30%) DHCP
4 22 (7.94%) DNS
5 18 (6.50%) Internet
6 11 (3.97%) LAN
7 10 (3.61%) WAN
8 8 (2.89%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.89%) VPN
8 8 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (2.89%) NetScaler
9 6 (2.17%) VLAN
10 5 (1.81%) NAS
10 5 (1.81%) OSPF
10 5 (1.81%) BGP
11 4 (1.44%) RIP
11 4 (1.44%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (28.16%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (10.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (9.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (8.30%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.53%) OLTP
10 6 (2.17%) DTS
10 6 (2.17%) OLAP
10 6 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.81%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.08%) MySQL
12 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.97%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.72%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.72%) JMeter
4 2 (0.72%) NUnit
4 2 (0.72%) Subversion
4 2 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.36%) MSTest
5 1 (0.36%) Moq
5 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 51 (18.41%) Finance
2 5 (1.81%) Advertising
3 4 (1.44%) Banking
3 4 (1.44%) Retail
3 4 (1.44%) Marketing
3 4 (1.44%) Welsh Language
4 3 (1.08%) Publishing
4 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.08%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.72%) Automotive
5 2 (0.72%) Law
5 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 61 (22.02%) Analyst
2 49 (17.69%) Developer
3 34 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (8.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (8.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 23 (8.30%) .NET Developer
6 21 (7.58%) DBA
7 16 (5.78%) SQL DBA
8 14 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.69%) Administrator
10 12 (4.33%) Coordinator
11 11 (3.97%) Architect
11 11 (3.97%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.25%) Junior
12 9 (3.25%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.25%) Development Manager
12 9 (3.25%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.25%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (3.25%) Wintel Engineer
12 9 (3.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (20.58%) .NET
2 27 (9.75%) ASP.NET
3 24 (8.66%) .NET Framework
4 20 (7.22%) CSS
5 18 (6.50%) HTML
6 17 (6.14%) WCF
7 13 (4.69%) XML
8 11 (3.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (3.25%) HTML5
9 9 (3.25%) WinForms
10 8 (2.89%) jQuery
10 8 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.53%) Web Services
11 7 (2.53%) SOAP
12 6 (2.17%) REST
13 5 (1.81%) Entity Framework
13 5 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.81%) COM
14 4 (1.44%) J2EE
14 4 (1.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.22%) Clustering
3 11 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.61%) Blackberry
4 10 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.17%) Replication
7 5 (1.81%) AS400
8 4 (1.44%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.08%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.08%) Physics
9 3 (1.08%) Statistics
9 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.72%) GIS
10 2 (0.72%) Economics
10 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.72%) CMDB
10 2 (0.72%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.18%) Windows
2 42 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.33%) Linux
6 11 (3.97%) Windows XP
6 11 (3.97%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.81%) Android
8 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.72%) CentOS
9 2 (0.72%) UNIX
9 2 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.36%) OS/2
10 1 (0.36%) AIX
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (12.64%) ITIL
4 29 (10.47%) Scrum
5 28 (10.11%) Project Management
6 20 (7.22%) Mentoring
7 19 (6.86%) MVC
8 18 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (5.78%) PRINCE2
10 15 (5.42%) Service Delivery
10 15 (5.42%) ETL
11 14 (5.05%) TDD
11 14 (5.05%) OO
12 13 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (4.33%) Migration
13 12 (4.33%) Coaching
14 9 (3.25%) Business Analysis
14 9 (3.25%) Data Migration
14 9 (3.25%) CRM
15 8 (2.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (33.57%) SQL
2 37 (13.36%) C#
3 29 (10.47%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.05%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.69%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.53%) C++
8 6 (2.17%) Java
8 6 (2.17%) VB
9 5 (1.81%) VBA
10 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (0.72%) PHP
11 2 (0.72%) C
11 2 (0.72%) Ruby
11 2 (0.72%) VC++
11 2 (0.72%) Python
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) XAML
12 1 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.03%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (9.03%) Degree
3 20 (7.22%) CCNA
4 16 (5.78%) MCSE
5 13 (4.69%) MCITP
6 9 (3.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.53%) MCSA
7 7 (2.53%) MCP
7 7 (2.53%) CCNP
8 5 (1.81%) ISEB
9 4 (1.44%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.44%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.08%) APMG
10 3 (1.08%) CCSE
10 3 (1.08%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.08%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.72%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.53%) ISO 9001
1 7 (2.53%) SLA
1 7 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) GxP
System Software
1 81 (29.24%) Active Directory
2 38 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.89%) XenApp
5 6 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.36%) KVM
6 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.36%) XenServer
6 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (3.25%) SCCM
2 5 (1.81%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (1.81%) WSUS
3 3 (1.08%) SCOM
4 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.72%) Puppet
5 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) Ansible
5 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 233 (84.12%) Microsoft
2 77 (27.80%) VMware
3 37 (13.36%) Cisco
4 19 (6.86%) HP
4 19 (6.86%) Citrix
4 19 (6.86%) MicroStrategy
5 13 (4.69%) Oracle
6 11 (3.97%) McAfee
7 8 (2.89%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.53%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.17%) Symantec
9 6 (2.17%) Juniper
10 5 (1.81%) Apple
11 4 (1.44%) Veritas
11 4 (1.44%) Dell
11 4 (1.44%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.44%) SAP
11 4 (1.44%) Cognos
11 4 (1.44%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.08%) F5
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