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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 147 154 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.97% 13.43% 11.86%
As % of the Applications category 72.77% 76.24% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 132 148 101
Average salary £36,250 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.93% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
202 202 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.83% 17.61% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 185 194 135
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 82 £35,000 +16.66% 25
Newport +11 30 £44,000 +51.72% 4
Torfaen -18 9 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Bridgend +8 7 £39,000 +25.80%
Caerphilly 0 7 £38,400 +34.73%
Neath Port Talbot +10 3 £38,500 +0.65%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £20,000 -
Glamorgan - 2 £37,000 - 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £37,250 - 1
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 225 (83.96%) Microsoft
2 111 (41.42%) SQL
3 103 (38.43%) Windows
4 95 (35.45%) SQL Server
5 70 (26.12%) VMware
6 69 (25.75%) Active Directory
7 53 (19.78%) .NET
8 52 (19.40%) MS Office
9 48 (17.91%) Cisco
9 48 (17.91%) Finance
10 46 (17.16%) C#
11 44 (16.42%) ITIL
12 41 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 40 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (14.18%) MS Exchange
15 37 (13.81%) Degree
16 33 (12.31%) SAN
17 32 (11.94%) T-SQL
18 28 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (10.45%) IIS
18 28 (10.45%) .NET Framework
19 27 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2007
19 27 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
20 26 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 26 (9.70%) MS PowerPoint
20 26 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (9.70%) ASP.NET
20 26 (9.70%) CSS
20 26 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 38 (14.18%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.45%) IIS
3 27 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.24%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.87%) SAS
7 5 (1.87%) CMS
8 4 (1.49%) Node.js
9 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.12%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.37%) Apache
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.37%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (19.40%) MS Office
2 26 (9.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (6.72%) MS Project
4 10 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.75%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.36%) IaaS
3 6 (2.24%) PaaS
4 3 (1.12%) Office 365
4 3 (1.12%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.31%) SAN
2 21 (7.84%) Firewall
3 18 (6.72%) DNS
4 16 (5.97%) Internet
5 15 (5.60%) DHCP
6 14 (5.22%) TCP/IP
6 14 (5.22%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (4.48%) LAN
8 11 (4.10%) WAN
8 11 (4.10%) NAS
9 9 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (3.36%) VoIP
10 8 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (2.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (2.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (2.24%) RIP
11 6 (2.24%) OSPF
11 6 (2.24%) BGP
12 5 (1.87%) VPN
13 4 (1.49%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (35.45%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.10%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (4.10%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.24%) OLAP
11 6 (2.24%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.24%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (1.87%) MySQL
13 3 (1.12%) OLTP
13 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.75%) MS Access
14 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.99%) MSTest
3 7 (2.61%) Moq
3 7 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.61%) NUnit
4 3 (1.12%) JIRA
4 3 (1.12%) Selenium
4 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.75%) JMeter
6 1 (0.37%) MorphX
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.37%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
General
1 48 (17.91%) Finance
2 8 (2.99%) Advertising
3 7 (2.61%) Retail
4 6 (2.24%) Welsh Language
5 5 (1.87%) Electronics
5 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.49%) Banking
6 4 (1.49%) Law
6 4 (1.49%) Marketing
7 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.75%) Billing
8 2 (0.75%) Legal
8 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 66 (24.63%) Analyst
2 48 (17.91%) Developer
3 27 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (8.58%) Business Analyst
5 19 (7.09%) .NET Developer
6 15 (5.60%) Software Developer
7 14 (5.22%) Support Engineer
8 13 (4.85%) DBA
9 12 (4.48%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.10%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.10%) Administrator
10 11 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (3.73%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.36%) Service Manager
12 9 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (3.36%) SQL DBA
13 8 (2.99%) Customer Services Manager
13 8 (2.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.78%) .NET
2 28 (10.45%) .NET Framework
3 26 (9.70%) ASP.NET
3 26 (9.70%) CSS
4 24 (8.96%) HTML
5 22 (8.21%) WCF
6 21 (7.84%) XML
7 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (4.48%) HTML5
9 11 (4.10%) WinForms
10 10 (3.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (2.99%) WPF
11 8 (2.99%) jQuery
12 7 (2.61%) COM
12 7 (2.61%) XHTML
12 7 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (2.24%) Ajax
14 5 (1.87%) Web Services
14 5 (1.87%) XSLT
15 4 (1.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.21%) Clustering
3 14 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.73%) GIS
6 8 (2.99%) Replication
7 5 (1.87%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.49%) Physics
8 4 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.12%) Economics
9 3 (1.12%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.12%) iPhone
9 3 (1.12%) iPad
9 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.75%) FMCG
10 2 (0.75%) EPoS
10 2 (0.75%) CMDB
10 2 (0.75%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 103 (38.43%) Windows
2 28 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (7.46%) Windows 7
5 19 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (6.34%) Linux
7 13 (4.85%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.12%) UNIX
8 3 (1.12%) Android
9 2 (0.75%) AIX
10 1 (0.37%) OS/2
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.42%) ITIL
2 40 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (9.33%) Project Management
5 23 (8.58%) TDD
6 22 (8.21%) Scrum
7 21 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 19 (7.09%) OO
9 18 (6.72%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (5.97%) MVC
11 16 (5.97%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.22%) Coaching
12 14 (5.22%) OOD
13 13 (4.85%) Business Analysis
13 13 (4.85%) Line Management
14 10 (3.73%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (3.73%) Data Analysis
14 10 (3.73%) ETL
14 10 (3.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 111 (41.42%) SQL
2 46 (17.16%) C#
3 32 (11.94%) T-SQL
4 15 (5.60%) C++
4 15 (5.60%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.60%) VBA
5 9 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.99%) Java
7 7 (2.61%) Delphi
8 6 (2.24%) Python
8 6 (2.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.87%) VB
10 4 (1.49%) VC++
10 4 (1.49%) VB6
11 2 (0.75%) PHP
12 1 (0.37%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.37%) X++
12 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (15.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (13.81%) Degree
3 26 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (7.09%) MCSE
4 19 (7.09%) CCNA
5 11 (4.10%) ISEB
5 11 (4.10%) MCP
5 11 (4.10%) MCITP
5 11 (4.10%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.99%) CCNP
7 6 (2.24%) CCSE
7 6 (2.24%) JNCIS
7 6 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.87%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.49%) MCSA
9 4 (1.49%) APMG
9 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.85%) SLA
2 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.87%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) GxP
System Software
1 69 (25.75%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.36%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.36%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.12%) vSphere
4 3 (1.12%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.37%) KVM
5 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
5 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.24%) SCCM
2 5 (1.87%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.87%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.12%) WSUS
3 3 (1.12%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.75%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
5 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 225 (83.96%) Microsoft
2 70 (26.12%) VMware
3 48 (17.91%) Cisco
4 24 (8.96%) HP
5 17 (6.34%) Oracle
6 11 (4.10%) McAfee
7 10 (3.73%) Citrix
8 9 (3.36%) SAP
9 8 (2.99%) Juniper
9 8 (2.99%) Blue Coat
9 8 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.61%) SonicWALL
10 7 (2.61%) Dell
10 7 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (2.24%) Websense
11 6 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.24%) Aruba
11 6 (2.24%) 3PAR
11 6 (2.24%) F5
11 6 (2.24%) Lumension
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Salary: To £25K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
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Cardiff
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Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Cardiff
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Newport, Gwent
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per day + package
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
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Glamorgan
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TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
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Cardiff
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