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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 127 118 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.75% 11.99% 12.20%
As % of the Applications category 81.41% 76.13% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 109 108 120
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,219
% change year-on-year
- -0.62%
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
156 155 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.21% 15.75% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 132 143 157
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 85 £32,500 +4.83% 7
Newport 0 19 £44,000 +76.00% 1
Glamorgan -2 7 £35,000 -
Caerphilly -16 5 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Bridgend +4 4 £45,000 -
Torfaen -18 2 £28,250 -21.52%
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 6 May 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.

1 235 (85.77%) Microsoft
2 103 (37.59%) Windows
3 101 (36.86%) SQL
4 80 (29.20%) Active Directory
4 80 (29.20%) VMware
5 74 (27.01%) SQL Server
6 62 (22.63%) .NET
7 61 (22.26%) Finance
8 52 (18.98%) MS Exchange
9 50 (18.25%) MS Office
9 50 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
11 44 (16.06%) C#
12 43 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (14.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 41 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2007
14 38 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2010
15 36 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2013
15 36 (13.14%) MS PowerPoint
16 35 (12.77%) Cisco
17 33 (12.04%) SAN
17 33 (12.04%) ITIL
18 32 (11.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 31 (11.31%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
20 30 (10.95%) ASP.NET
21 29 (10.58%) MS Project
21 29 (10.58%) T-SQL
22 28 (10.22%) DHCP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 52 (18.98%) MS Exchange
2 38 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 38 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (8.39%) SAS
5 21 (7.66%) IIS
6 10 (3.65%) Lync
7 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.46%) CMS
8 4 (1.46%) Commerce Server
8 4 (1.46%) Node.js
9 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.36%) Apache
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.36%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 50 (18.25%) MS Office
2 36 (13.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 29 (10.58%) MS Project
4 15 (5.47%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.92%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.65%) Office 365
2 6 (2.19%) Mimecast
2 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.82%) IaaS
4 2 (0.73%) SaaS
4 2 (0.73%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.04%) SAN
2 28 (10.22%) DHCP
3 25 (9.12%) DNS
4 21 (7.66%) Firewall
5 16 (5.84%) Internet
6 8 (2.92%) VPN
6 8 (2.92%) NetScaler
7 7 (2.55%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.55%) LAN
8 6 (2.19%) WAN
8 6 (2.19%) VLAN
9 5 (1.82%) NAS
10 4 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.46%) VRRP
10 4 (1.46%) OSPF
10 4 (1.46%) BGP
11 3 (1.09%) SNMP
11 3 (1.09%) Broadband
11 3 (1.09%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (27.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (6.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.55%) OLAP
9 7 (2.55%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (2.19%) DTS
10 6 (2.19%) OLTP
11 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.73%) MySQL
13 2 (0.73%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.01%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.09%) NUnit
4 2 (0.73%) Subversion
4 2 (0.73%) Selenium
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.73%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.73%) JMeter
4 2 (0.73%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.36%) JUnit
5 1 (0.36%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.36%) MSTest
5 1 (0.36%) Moq
5 1 (0.36%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (22.26%) Finance
2 8 (2.92%) Back Office
3 7 (2.55%) Banking
4 5 (1.82%) Advertising
4 5 (1.82%) Law
5 4 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.46%) Welsh Language
5 4 (1.46%) Retail
6 3 (1.09%) Publishing
7 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (21.90%) Analyst
2 56 (20.44%) Developer
3 35 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (10.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 27 (9.85%) .NET Developer
6 26 (9.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (5.84%) DBA
9 13 (4.74%) Architect
9 13 (4.74%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (4.38%) Wintel Engineer
10 12 (4.38%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (4.38%) Administrator
11 11 (4.01%) Coordinator
11 11 (4.01%) SQL DBA
12 10 (3.65%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.28%) Junior
13 9 (3.28%) Service Analyst
13 9 (3.28%) Service Desk Analyst
14 8 (2.92%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (22.63%) .NET
2 30 (10.95%) ASP.NET
3 23 (8.39%) HTML
4 21 (7.66%) .NET Framework
5 19 (6.93%) XML
6 16 (5.84%) CSS
7 14 (5.11%) WCF
8 10 (3.65%) WinForms
9 9 (3.28%) jQuery
9 9 (3.28%) HTML5
9 9 (3.28%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (1.82%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.46%) SOAP
12 4 (1.46%) Web Services
12 4 (1.46%) COM
12 4 (1.46%) J2EE
13 3 (1.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.11%) Clustering
3 10 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.92%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.19%) Data Extraction
6 6 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.82%) AS400
8 3 (1.09%) Replication
8 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.09%) iPhone
8 3 (1.09%) iSeries
9 2 (0.73%) CMDB
9 2 (0.73%) Statistics
9 2 (0.73%) PMI
10 1 (0.36%) EPoS
10 1 (0.36%) NHS
10 1 (0.36%) Physics
10 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.59%) Windows
2 50 (18.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (14.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (11.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (3.65%) Linux
6 5 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.09%) Android
9 2 (0.73%) UNIX
9 2 (0.73%) AIX
9 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.73%) CentOS
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.36%) OS/2
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (12.04%) ITIL
4 25 (9.12%) Project Management
5 23 (8.39%) Scrum
6 20 (7.30%) CRM
6 20 (7.30%) Mentoring
7 19 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.84%) PRINCE2
10 15 (5.47%) ETL
10 15 (5.47%) MVC
11 14 (5.11%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.74%) Migration
13 11 (4.01%) TDD
13 11 (4.01%) OO
13 11 (4.01%) Time Management
14 9 (3.28%) Coaching
15 8 (2.92%) Waterfall
15 8 (2.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 101 (36.86%) SQL
2 44 (16.06%) C#
3 29 (10.58%) T-SQL
4 22 (8.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.65%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.19%) Java
8 5 (1.82%) PHP
8 5 (1.82%) VB
9 4 (1.46%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.46%) C++
10 3 (1.09%) Perl
11 2 (0.73%) C
11 2 (0.73%) VBA
11 2 (0.73%) Python
11 2 (0.73%) Ruby
11 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) XAML
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.22%) Degree
3 23 (8.39%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (7.30%) CCNA
5 16 (5.84%) MCSE
6 9 (3.28%) MCITP
7 8 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.55%) MCSA
8 7 (2.55%) MCP
9 6 (2.19%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.19%) APMP
10 5 (1.82%) ISEB
11 4 (1.46%) SAP Certification
11 4 (1.46%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.09%) MCDBA
12 3 (1.09%) CCNP
13 2 (0.73%) CCA
13 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.55%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 80 (29.20%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.01%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.92%) XenApp
5 6 (2.19%) vSphere
6 3 (1.09%) XenServer
6 3 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.36%) KVM
7 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.92%) SCCM
2 5 (1.82%) WSUS
3 4 (1.46%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.09%) SCOM
5 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.73%) Puppet
5 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) Nmap
6 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.36%) Ansible
6 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 235 (85.77%) Microsoft
2 80 (29.20%) VMware
3 35 (12.77%) Cisco
4 23 (8.39%) MicroStrategy
5 22 (8.03%) Citrix
6 16 (5.84%) HP
7 13 (4.74%) Oracle
8 7 (2.55%) McAfee
9 6 (2.19%) Symantec
10 5 (1.82%) Unisys
10 5 (1.82%) Apple
11 4 (1.46%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.46%) Veritas
11 4 (1.46%) SAP
11 4 (1.46%) Cognos
11 4 (1.46%) Dell
11 4 (1.46%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.09%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.09%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.09%) Veeam
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