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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 116 136 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.66% 11.80% 10.04%
As % of the Applications category 75.32% 76.84% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 104 113 83
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
154 177 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.15% 15.35% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 140 154 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -5 62 £35,000 +9.37% 11
Bridgend +24 15 £36,500 +12.30% 3
Torfaen +8 13 £35,000 -10.82% 2
Caerphilly -4 7 £18,750 -64.95%
Newport +2 6 £30,500 +1.66%
Monmouthshire -1 6 £22,500 -35.71%
Neath Port Talbot -1 2 £35,500 +9.23%
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 198 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 92 (37.86%) Windows
3 81 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 67 (27.57%) SQL
5 62 (25.51%) C#
6 59 (24.28%) .NET
7 56 (23.05%) VMware
8 50 (20.58%) ITIL
9 47 (19.34%) Active Directory
10 44 (18.11%) Cisco
11 42 (17.28%) MS Office
12 34 (13.99%) OO
13 33 (13.58%) Visual Studio
14 32 (13.17%) Degree
15 31 (12.76%) XML
15 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (12.76%) Finance
16 30 (12.35%) HP
17 29 (11.93%) .NET Framework
17 29 (11.93%) TDD
18 28 (11.52%) MS Exchange
18 28 (11.52%) Scrum
19 27 (11.11%) Firewall
19 27 (11.11%) SAN
20 26 (10.70%) Project Management
21 25 (10.29%) IIS
22 24 (9.88%) HTML
23 23 (9.47%) WCF
23 23 (9.47%) WPF
24 22 (9.05%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (11.52%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.29%) IIS
3 14 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.53%) FileNet
4 11 (4.53%) LiveCycle
4 11 (4.53%) Confluence
4 11 (4.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.29%) CMS
7 7 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.88%) Commerce Server
8 3 (1.23%) Node.js
8 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.82%) SAS
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.41%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 42 (17.28%) MS Office
2 22 (9.05%) MS Project
3 13 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (4.53%) PaaS
1 11 (4.53%) IaaS
2 5 (2.06%) SaaS
3 4 (1.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.11%) SAN
1 27 (11.11%) Firewall
2 14 (5.76%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (5.76%) NAS
2 14 (5.76%) DNS
3 13 (5.35%) Internet
4 12 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.53%) LAN
6 10 (4.12%) WAN
7 9 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.29%) VoIP
9 7 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (2.88%) BGP
10 6 (2.47%) DHCP
10 6 (2.47%) RIP
10 6 (2.47%) OSPF
10 6 (2.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (2.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (1.65%) SDH
11 4 (1.65%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.35%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.94%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.53%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.47%) OLAP
9 6 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.06%) MS Access
10 5 (2.06%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.82%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.82%) DataStage
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (13.58%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.58%) JIRA
3 11 (4.53%) Subversion
3 11 (4.53%) Maven
3 11 (4.53%) Hudson
3 11 (4.53%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.12%) MSTest
4 10 (4.12%) Moq
4 10 (4.12%) NUnit
5 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.82%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.41%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (12.76%) Finance
2 10 (4.12%) Advertising
3 7 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.06%) Electronics
5 4 (1.65%) Retail
5 4 (1.65%) Welsh Language
6 3 (1.23%) Law
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
7 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 75 (30.86%) Analyst
2 52 (21.40%) Developer
3 24 (9.88%) .NET Developer
4 15 (6.17%) Support Engineer
5 14 (5.76%) Support Analyst
6 13 (5.35%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.53%) Consultant
8 10 (4.12%) Test Analyst
8 10 (4.12%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.12%) Graduate
8 10 (4.12%) Programmer
8 10 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (4.12%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Team Leader
9 9 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Java Consultant
9 9 (3.70%) Java Programmer
9 9 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (24.28%) .NET
2 31 (12.76%) XML
3 29 (11.93%) .NET Framework
4 24 (9.88%) HTML
5 23 (9.47%) WCF
5 23 (9.47%) WPF
6 19 (7.82%) CSS
6 19 (7.82%) ASP.NET
7 17 (7.00%) HTML5
8 16 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (5.76%) XSLT
10 13 (5.35%) WinForms
10 13 (5.35%) Web Services
10 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (4.94%) SOAP
12 11 (4.53%) J2EE
12 11 (4.53%) Spring
12 11 (4.53%) JSF
12 11 (4.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (4.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.94%) Clustering
4 11 (4.53%) Open Source
5 8 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.47%) GIS
7 3 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.23%) iSeries
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.82%) CMDB
8 2 (0.82%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.82%) EPoS
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
9 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.41%) Statistics
9 1 (0.41%) DTV
9 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.41%) iPad
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 92 (37.86%) Windows
2 21 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (7.00%) Linux
5 13 (5.35%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.88%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.47%) UNIX
9 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.23%) AIX
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.82%) Android
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.58%) ITIL
2 34 (13.99%) OO
3 29 (11.93%) TDD
4 28 (11.52%) Scrum
5 26 (10.70%) Project Management
6 19 (7.82%) Software Engineering
7 18 (7.41%) OOD
7 18 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.41%) MVC
8 17 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.17%) Unit Testing
10 13 (5.35%) Release Management
10 13 (5.35%) Load Balancing
10 13 (5.35%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (4.94%) SOA
11 12 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (4.94%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.53%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (4.53%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 67 (27.57%) SQL
2 62 (25.51%) C#
3 17 (7.00%) Java
4 13 (5.35%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.94%) VBA
6 11 (4.53%) Groovy
6 11 (4.53%) Scala
6 11 (4.53%) Clojure
7 8 (3.29%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.29%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.88%) C++
8 7 (2.88%) Python
9 5 (2.06%) Delphi
10 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.82%) VB
12 1 (0.41%) VB6
12 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.41%) C
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (13.17%) Degree
2 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.05%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.17%) MCSE
5 13 (5.35%) CCNA
6 12 (4.94%) MCP
7 11 (4.53%) ISEB
7 11 (4.53%) SAP Certification
8 9 (3.70%) CCNP
9 8 (3.29%) MCITP
9 8 (3.29%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.88%) SC Cleared
10 7 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.47%) JNCIS
11 6 (2.47%) CCSE
12 5 (2.06%) ISTQB
13 4 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.53%) ISO 9001
3 10 (4.12%) QA
4 8 (3.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (19.34%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.82%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.53%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.47%) vSphere
6 5 (2.06%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.82%) XenApp
8 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.41%) vCloud
9 1 (0.41%) UAG
9 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.41%) Nmap
9 1 (0.41%) XenServer
9 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.06%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.82%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) Nessus
4 1 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 198 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 56 (23.05%) VMware
3 44 (18.11%) Cisco
4 30 (12.35%) HP
5 20 (8.23%) IBM
6 14 (5.76%) Oracle
7 13 (5.35%) Citrix
7 13 (5.35%) SAP
8 11 (4.53%) Adobe
8 11 (4.53%) Twitter
9 9 (3.70%) Dell
10 8 (3.29%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.29%) Symantec
10 8 (3.29%) Blue Coat
10 8 (3.29%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.88%) Veritas
11 7 (2.88%) F5
12 6 (2.47%) Lumension
12 6 (2.47%) Juniper
12 6 (2.47%) Aruba
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago