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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 127 157 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.72% 12.93% 11.83%
As % of the Applications category 77.91% 82.20% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 117 140 109
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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
163 191 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.04% 15.73% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 149 173 137
Average salary £32,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +2 68 £35,000 +9.37% 15
Newport +14 16 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Bridgend +24 15 £34,750 +10.31% 2
Torfaen -6 10 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Neath Port Talbot +2 4 £35,500 -7.79%
Caerphilly -2 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Monmouthshire 0 2 £22,500 -30.76%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £20,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £29,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,000 -
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 195 (83.69%) Microsoft
2 90 (38.63%) SQL Server
3 86 (36.91%) SQL
4 85 (36.48%) Windows
5 61 (26.18%) C#
6 59 (25.32%) .NET
7 49 (21.03%) VMware
8 46 (19.74%) Active Directory
9 45 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (17.17%) Cisco
11 39 (16.74%) MS Office
12 38 (16.31%) Finance
13 35 (15.02%) ITIL
14 34 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (13.30%) OO
15 31 (13.30%) TDD
15 31 (13.30%) Degree
16 30 (12.88%) .NET Framework
16 30 (12.88%) HTML
17 29 (12.45%) Visual Studio
18 28 (12.02%) XML
18 28 (12.02%) MS Exchange
18 28 (12.02%) WCF
18 28 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (11.16%) Scrum
19 26 (11.16%) ASP.NET
20 25 (10.73%) Project Management
21 23 (9.87%) IIS
21 23 (9.87%) CSS
21 23 (9.87%) HP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (12.02%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.87%) IIS
3 15 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.58%) FileNet
6 6 (2.58%) LiveCycle
6 6 (2.58%) Confluence
7 5 (2.15%) CMS
8 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.29%) Node.js
10 2 (0.86%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 39 (16.74%) MS Office
2 14 (6.01%) MS Project
3 12 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.86%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.43%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (4.72%) PaaS
1 11 (4.72%) IaaS
2 5 (2.15%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.87%) SAN
2 18 (7.73%) Firewall
3 15 (6.44%) Cisco PIX
4 12 (5.15%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.72%) DNS
6 10 (4.29%) LAN
6 10 (4.29%) Internet
7 9 (3.86%) NAS
7 9 (3.86%) VoIP
7 9 (3.86%) WAN
8 8 (3.43%) BGP
8 8 (3.43%) DHCP
8 8 (3.43%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (3.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (3.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (3.00%) RIP
9 7 (3.00%) OSPF
10 4 (1.72%) SDH
10 4 (1.72%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (38.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.43%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.58%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.58%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.15%) MySQL
10 5 (2.15%) OLAP
11 4 (1.72%) MS Access
11 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (12.45%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.72%) MSTest
3 10 (4.29%) NUnit
3 10 (4.29%) JIRA
3 10 (4.29%) Moq
4 6 (2.58%) Subversion
4 6 (2.58%) Maven
4 6 (2.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.58%) Hudson
4 6 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.29%) Selenium
6 2 (0.86%) JMeter
6 2 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.43%) MorphX
7 1 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.43%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
General
1 38 (16.31%) Finance
2 7 (3.00%) Retail
2 7 (3.00%) Advertising
3 5 (2.15%) Electronics
3 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.72%) Law
5 3 (1.29%) Welsh Language
5 3 (1.29%) Marketing
5 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.86%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (27.47%) Analyst
2 58 (24.89%) Developer
3 27 (11.59%) .NET Developer
4 18 (7.73%) Business Analyst
5 15 (6.44%) Software Developer
6 14 (6.01%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (4.72%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (4.72%) Consultant
8 9 (3.86%) Graduate
8 9 (3.86%) Server Support
9 8 (3.43%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.00%) Escalation Engineer
10 7 (3.00%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.00%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.00%) Support Technician
10 7 (3.00%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.58%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (2.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.32%) .NET
2 30 (12.88%) .NET Framework
2 30 (12.88%) HTML
3 28 (12.02%) XML
3 28 (12.02%) WCF
4 26 (11.16%) ASP.NET
5 23 (9.87%) CSS
6 19 (8.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (7.73%) HTML5
8 15 (6.44%) WPF
8 15 (6.44%) WinForms
9 14 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (4.29%) Web Services
10 10 (4.29%) XSLT
11 8 (3.43%) SOAP
12 7 (3.00%) jQuery
13 6 (2.58%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.58%) XHTML
13 6 (2.58%) J2EE
13 6 (2.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.87%) Clustering
2 16 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.29%) GIS
3 10 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.58%) Open Source
5 5 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.15%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.72%) Replication
6 4 (1.72%) Physics
7 3 (1.29%) iSeries
7 3 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.29%) iPad
7 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.29%) Economics
8 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.86%) EPoS
8 2 (0.86%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.86%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 85 (36.48%) Windows
2 20 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.73%) Linux
3 18 (7.73%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (5.15%) Windows XP
6 9 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.15%) Android
8 4 (1.72%) UNIX
9 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.86%) AIX
10 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (15.02%) ITIL
3 31 (13.30%) OO
3 31 (13.30%) TDD
4 26 (11.16%) Scrum
5 25 (10.73%) Project Management
6 22 (9.44%) MVC
7 19 (8.15%) OOD
8 18 (7.73%) Mentoring
9 15 (6.44%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (6.01%) Software Engineering
11 12 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.72%) Data Analysis
13 10 (4.29%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.86%) Product Management
14 9 (3.86%) Load Balancing
15 8 (3.43%) Configuration Management
15 8 (3.43%) Validation
15 8 (3.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 86 (36.91%) SQL
2 61 (26.18%) C#
3 21 (9.01%) T-SQL
4 17 (7.30%) VBA
5 14 (6.01%) C++
5 14 (6.01%) Java
6 13 (5.58%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.29%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.00%) Delphi
9 6 (2.58%) Python
9 6 (2.58%) Clojure
9 6 (2.58%) Groovy
9 6 (2.58%) Scala
10 5 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.72%) VC++
11 4 (1.72%) VB
12 3 (1.29%) VB6
13 2 (0.86%) PHP
14 1 (0.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (13.30%) Degree
3 23 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (7.30%) MCSE
5 15 (6.44%) CCNA
6 10 (4.29%) CCNP
7 9 (3.86%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.86%) MCITP
8 8 (3.43%) MCP
8 8 (3.43%) ISEB
8 8 (3.43%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.00%) JNCIS
9 7 (3.00%) CCSE
10 6 (2.58%) MCSA
10 6 (2.58%) SAP Certification
10 6 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.72%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (1.29%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.29%) SLA
2 8 (3.43%) QA
3 7 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.58%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.43%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.72%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.29%) vSphere
7 1 (0.43%) XenApp
7 1 (0.43%) Nmap
7 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (1.29%) SCCM
1 3 (1.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.86%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.43%) Nessus
3 1 (0.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 195 (83.69%) Microsoft
2 49 (21.03%) VMware
3 40 (17.17%) Cisco
4 23 (9.87%) HP
5 19 (8.15%) Oracle
6 14 (6.01%) IBM
7 11 (4.72%) SAP
8 9 (3.86%) Blue Coat
9 8 (3.43%) Adobe
9 8 (3.43%) Citrix
9 8 (3.43%) Twitter
9 8 (3.43%) F5
10 7 (3.00%) Aruba
10 7 (3.00%) Lumension
10 7 (3.00%) SonicWALL
10 7 (3.00%) Juniper
10 7 (3.00%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.00%) Websense
10 7 (3.00%) McAfee
11 6 (2.58%) Dell
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Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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