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 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 9 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 150 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.51% 9.51% 8.99%
As % of the Applications category 76.53% 70.34% 68.91%
Number of salaries quoted 131 80 76
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
196 118 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.35% 13.52% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 171 115 106
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,375
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 January 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 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
Cardiff +22 91 £32,500 +8.33% 20
Newport +8 28 £44,000 +51.72% 1
Caerphilly +10 8 £38,400 +37.14% 1
Torfaen -22 8 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Bridgend +2 6 £40,750 +31.45% 2
Glamorgan - 3 £40,000 - 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £37,250 -
Neath Port Talbot +6 1 £38,500 +4.05%
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 220 (80.88%) Microsoft
2 104 (38.24%) SQL
3 96 (35.29%) Windows
4 86 (31.62%) SQL Server
5 72 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 70 (25.74%) VMware
7 54 (19.85%) .NET
8 51 (18.75%) MS Office
8 51 (18.75%) Finance
9 45 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (14.71%) MS Exchange
11 38 (13.97%) Cisco
11 38 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 35 (12.87%) C#
13 34 (12.50%) T-SQL
13 34 (12.50%) ITIL
13 34 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (12.50%) Project Management
13 34 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (12.13%) MS PowerPoint
14 33 (12.13%) MS Project
15 32 (11.76%) SAN
16 31 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
16 31 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 30 (11.03%) Degree
18 28 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
19 27 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
20 26 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
20 26 (9.56%) .NET Framework

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (7.35%) IIS
6 10 (3.68%) SAS
7 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.21%) CMS
8 5 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.84%) Lync
9 4 (1.47%) Node.js
9 4 (1.47%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.74%) Apache
11 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 51 (18.75%) MS Office
2 33 (12.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 33 (12.13%) MS Project
3 20 (7.35%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.74%) GIMP
5 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.57%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.74%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.57%) IaaS
3 6 (2.21%) Office 365
4 4 (1.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.76%) SAN
2 19 (6.99%) Firewall
3 16 (5.88%) DNS
3 16 (5.88%) DHCP
4 15 (5.51%) Internet
5 10 (3.68%) LAN
6 9 (3.31%) WAN
7 8 (2.94%) VoIP
7 8 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.57%) VPN
8 7 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.21%) NAS
9 6 (2.21%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.84%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (1.47%) VLAN
12 3 (1.10%) OSPF
12 3 (1.10%) BGP
12 3 (1.10%) RIP
12 3 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (7.72%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (4.04%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.21%) OLTP
12 5 (1.84%) DTS
12 5 (1.84%) OLAP
12 5 (1.84%) OLAP Cube
13 4 (1.47%) MySQL
13 4 (1.47%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.41%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.21%) MSTest
4 5 (1.84%) Moq
4 5 (1.84%) NUnit
5 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.10%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.10%) Selenium
6 2 (0.74%) JMeter
7 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.37%) MorphX
7 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 51 (18.75%) Finance
2 10 (3.68%) Advertising
3 6 (2.21%) Retail
4 4 (1.47%) Welsh Language
4 4 (1.47%) Banking
4 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.10%) Publishing
5 3 (1.10%) Legal
5 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Local Government
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 65 (23.90%) Analyst
2 42 (15.44%) Developer
3 30 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (6.62%) DBA
5 17 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 15 (5.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.15%) Administrator
9 13 (4.78%) SQL DBA
10 12 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (4.41%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.41%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.04%) Coordinator
11 11 (4.04%) Service Analyst
11 11 (4.04%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (3.68%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Architect
13 9 (3.31%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.31%) Service Manager
13 9 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (19.85%) .NET
2 26 (9.56%) .NET Framework
3 21 (7.72%) ASP.NET
4 20 (7.35%) WCF
5 19 (6.99%) HTML
6 18 (6.62%) XML
7 17 (6.25%) CSS
8 12 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (4.04%) WinForms
10 9 (3.31%) HTML5
11 8 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (2.57%) jQuery
13 6 (2.21%) Ajax
13 6 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.84%) XHTML
14 5 (1.84%) COM
14 5 (1.84%) XSLT
15 4 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 4 (1.47%) STL
15 4 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.35%) Clustering
3 11 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.21%) Replication
5 6 (2.21%) GIS
6 5 (1.84%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.47%) Physics
7 4 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.10%) iPad
8 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.10%) iPhone
8 3 (1.10%) Economics
9 2 (0.74%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.74%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.74%) Social Network
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 96 (35.29%) Windows
2 31 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (6.99%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.04%) Windows XP
7 10 (3.68%) Linux
8 3 (1.10%) Android
9 2 (0.74%) CentOS
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.74%) UNIX
10 1 (0.37%) OS/2
10 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (12.50%) ITIL
2 34 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (12.50%) Project Management
3 24 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 23 (8.46%) Scrum
5 21 (7.72%) TDD
6 17 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 17 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (6.25%) OO
7 16 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 14 (5.15%) ETL
9 13 (4.78%) MVC
9 13 (4.78%) Business Analysis
9 13 (4.78%) Coaching
10 12 (4.41%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.04%) OOD
12 10 (3.68%) Validation
13 9 (3.31%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 104 (38.24%) SQL
2 35 (12.87%) C#
3 34 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.15%) VBA
5 11 (4.04%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.68%) C++
7 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.57%) Delphi
8 7 (2.57%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.21%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.21%) Java
9 6 (2.21%) VB
10 4 (1.47%) VC++
11 3 (1.10%) Python
11 3 (1.10%) VB6
12 2 (0.74%) Ruby
12 2 (0.74%) Perl
13 1 (0.37%) PHP
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 38 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (11.03%) Degree
3 23 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.99%) CCNA
4 19 (6.99%) MCSE
5 10 (3.68%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.68%) MCP
5 10 (3.68%) ISEB
6 8 (2.94%) MCITP
7 6 (2.21%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.21%) CCNP
8 5 (1.84%) MCSA
8 5 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.47%) APMG
9 4 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.47%) SAP Certification
10 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.10%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.10%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.31%) SLA
2 4 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.47%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) GxP
System Software
1 72 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 34 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.04%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.57%) XenApp
4 7 (2.57%) vSphere
5 3 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.37%) KVM
7 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.37%) XenServer
7 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) SCCM
2 3 (1.10%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.10%) WSUS
2 3 (1.10%) SCOM
2 3 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.74%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.74%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 220 (80.88%) Microsoft
2 70 (25.74%) VMware
3 38 (13.97%) Cisco
4 20 (7.35%) Oracle
5 19 (6.99%) HP
6 13 (4.78%) Citrix
7 12 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (3.31%) McAfee
9 7 (2.57%) SAP
10 6 (2.21%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.21%) Symantec
10 6 (2.21%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.21%) Apple
10 6 (2.21%) Juniper
11 5 (1.84%) Dell
11 5 (1.84%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.47%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.47%) Casewise
12 4 (1.47%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.47%) Cognos
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + on call + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: 9 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago