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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 114 144 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.97% 12.77% 9.27%
As % of the Applications category 69.51% 78.26% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 121 71
Average salary £35,000 £39,523 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.44% +21.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £54,700 £45,000
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
164 184 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.35% 16.31% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 151 161 102
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -13 61 £32,500 -9.72% 11
Bridgend +18 11 £36,500 +69.76% 2
Torfaen +10 11 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Caerphilly -5 10 £27,500 -48.59% 1
Monmouthshire +3 7 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Newport -6 7 £23,500 -22.95% 1
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 192 (81.70%) Microsoft
2 93 (39.57%) Windows
3 72 (30.64%) SQL Server
4 57 (24.26%) VMware
4 57 (24.26%) C#
5 56 (23.83%) .NET
6 54 (22.98%) SQL
7 48 (20.43%) ITIL
8 44 (18.72%) Active Directory
9 43 (18.30%) Cisco
10 41 (17.45%) MS Office
11 32 (13.62%) OO
11 32 (13.62%) HP
12 31 (13.19%) Finance
13 30 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (12.77%) Visual Studio
13 30 (12.77%) Degree
14 28 (11.91%) MS Exchange
14 28 (11.91%) Scrum
15 27 (11.49%) SAN
16 26 (11.06%) Firewall
17 25 (10.64%) Project Management
17 25 (10.64%) XML
18 24 (10.21%) IIS
18 24 (10.21%) TDD
19 23 (9.79%) .NET Framework
19 23 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (9.79%) Hyper-V
20 22 (9.36%) WPF
21 21 (8.94%) HTML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 28 (11.91%) MS Exchange
2 24 (10.21%) IIS
3 16 (6.81%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.68%) FileNet
5 11 (4.68%) LiveCycle
5 11 (4.68%) Confluence
6 9 (3.83%) CMS
7 8 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.98%) Commerce Server
9 6 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (2.13%) Lync
11 4 (1.70%) SAS
12 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.28%) Node.js
13 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.43%) Site Server
14 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (17.45%) MS Office
2 19 (8.09%) MS Project
3 13 (5.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.83%) IaaS
1 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (3.83%) PaaS
2 5 (2.13%) SaaS
3 4 (1.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.49%) SAN
2 26 (11.06%) Firewall
3 13 (5.53%) Internet
3 13 (5.53%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.53%) DNS
3 13 (5.53%) Cisco PIX
3 13 (5.53%) NAS
4 11 (4.68%) LAN
5 10 (4.26%) WAN
6 9 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.98%) BGP
8 6 (2.55%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (2.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (2.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (2.55%) RIP
8 6 (2.55%) OSPF
8 6 (2.55%) Intranet
9 5 (2.13%) DHCP
10 4 (1.70%) GSM
10 4 (1.70%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (30.64%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.11%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.68%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (4.68%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.13%) MS Access
6 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.28%) OLAP
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.85%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.85%) DataStage
8 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.85%) MySQL
9 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.38%) JIRA
3 11 (4.68%) Maven
3 11 (4.68%) Subversion
3 11 (4.68%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.68%) Hudson
4 7 (2.98%) Moq
4 7 (2.98%) MSTest
4 7 (2.98%) NUnit
5 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.85%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (13.19%) Finance
2 8 (3.40%) Advertising
3 7 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.13%) Electronics
5 4 (1.70%) Banking
5 4 (1.70%) Retail
5 4 (1.70%) Welsh Language
6 3 (1.28%) Law
6 3 (1.28%) Legal
6 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.85%) Local Government
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.85%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (28.09%) Analyst
2 46 (19.57%) Developer
3 22 (9.36%) .NET Developer
4 14 (5.96%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.11%) Programmer
5 12 (5.11%) Support Analyst
6 11 (4.68%) Consultant
7 10 (4.26%) Graduate
7 10 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 10 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 10 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 10 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 9 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (3.83%) Software Engineer
8 9 (3.83%) Architect
8 9 (3.83%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (3.83%) Java Consultant
8 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (3.83%) Java Programmer
8 9 (3.83%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.83%) .NET
2 25 (10.64%) XML
3 23 (9.79%) .NET Framework
4 22 (9.36%) WPF
5 21 (8.94%) HTML
6 20 (8.51%) ASP.NET
7 17 (7.23%) WCF
7 17 (7.23%) CSS
8 16 (6.81%) Web Services
9 15 (6.38%) HTML5
10 13 (5.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (5.11%) SOAP
11 12 (5.11%) XSLT
12 11 (4.68%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.68%) J2EE
12 11 (4.68%) Spring
12 11 (4.68%) JSF
12 11 (4.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (4.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.81%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.68%) Clustering
3 11 (4.68%) Open Source
4 8 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.13%) GIS
6 4 (1.70%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.28%) iSeries
7 3 (1.28%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.85%) CMDB
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) EPoS
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) DTV
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.43%) Physics
9 1 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 93 (39.57%) Windows
2 17 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (7.23%) Linux
3 16 (6.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.68%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.98%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.55%) UNIX
7 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.70%) AIX
8 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.85%) Android
9 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.43%) ITIL
2 32 (13.62%) OO
3 28 (11.91%) Scrum
4 25 (10.64%) Project Management
5 24 (10.21%) TDD
6 18 (7.66%) Software Engineering
7 17 (7.23%) OOD
7 17 (7.23%) MVC
8 16 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (5.96%) SOA
10 13 (5.53%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.53%) Release Management
10 13 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (5.11%) Unit Testing
11 12 (5.11%) Web Development
11 12 (5.11%) Load Balancing
12 11 (4.68%) RUP
12 11 (4.68%) DSDM
12 11 (4.68%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.26%) C#
2 54 (22.98%) SQL
3 16 (6.81%) Java
4 11 (4.68%) Groovy
4 11 (4.68%) Clojure
4 11 (4.68%) Scala
5 10 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.83%) VBA
7 8 (3.40%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.98%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.55%) C++
9 6 (2.55%) Python
10 4 (1.70%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.85%) VB
11 2 (0.85%) C
11 2 (0.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 30 (12.77%) Degree
2 21 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.96%) MCSE
4 13 (5.53%) MCP
5 11 (4.68%) CCNA
5 11 (4.68%) SAP Certification
6 10 (4.26%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.83%) CCNP
8 8 (3.40%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (2.98%) MCITP
10 6 (2.55%) CCSE
10 6 (2.55%) JNCIS
10 6 (2.55%) ISEB
11 5 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.70%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.28%) MCSA
13 3 (1.28%) PMP
13 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.68%) ISO 9001
3 9 (3.83%) QA
4 7 (2.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) GxP
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (18.72%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (9.79%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.68%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.98%) vSphere
5 5 (2.13%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.70%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.70%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.28%) MetaFrame
7 3 (1.28%) vCloud
7 3 (1.28%) XenServer
8 2 (0.85%) XenApp
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.43%) UAG
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.43%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 9 (3.83%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (2.55%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.28%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.28%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.43%) WSUS
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 192 (81.70%) Microsoft
2 57 (24.26%) VMware
3 43 (18.30%) Cisco
4 32 (13.62%) HP
5 18 (7.66%) Citrix
5 18 (7.66%) IBM
6 13 (5.53%) SAP
7 12 (5.11%) Adobe
8 11 (4.68%) Twitter
9 10 (4.26%) Symantec
10 9 (3.83%) Oracle
10 9 (3.83%) Dell
11 8 (3.40%) SonicWALL
11 8 (3.40%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.40%) Remedy
11 8 (3.40%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.98%) Veritas
12 7 (2.98%) F5
13 6 (2.55%) Aruba
13 6 (2.55%) Lumension
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