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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 109 147 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.47% 12.10% 8.20%
As % of the Applications category 66.46% 79.03% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 96 127 71
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
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
164 186 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.25% 15.31% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 148 157 104
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 59 £30,971 -4.70% 7
Newport -3 20 £40,500 -7.95% 2
Bridgend -1 11 £18,000 -55.00% 2
Neath Port Talbot -5 7 £35,000 -9.09%
Torfaen -1 5 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Glamorgan +1 2 £19,000 -52.50%
Caerphilly -4 2 £40,000 +4.16%
Monmouthshire +5 1 £32,500 -12.75%
MS Excel
Wales

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 201 (81.05%) Microsoft
2 117 (47.18%) SQL
2 117 (47.18%) SQL Server
3 92 (37.10%) .NET
4 87 (35.08%) Windows
5 78 (31.45%) C#
6 76 (30.65%) MVC
7 68 (27.42%) HTML
8 66 (26.61%) ASP.NET
8 66 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (24.60%) CSS
10 56 (22.58%) JavaScript
11 55 (22.18%) Active Directory
12 54 (21.77%) MS Office
13 49 (19.76%) Scrum
14 42 (16.94%) MS Exchange
15 41 (16.53%) VMware
15 41 (16.53%) Degree
15 41 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (16.53%) CSS3
16 37 (14.92%) jQuery
17 36 (14.52%) Cisco
18 34 (13.71%) HTML5
18 34 (13.71%) Windows Server
19 33 (13.31%) Visual Studio
19 33 (13.31%) ITIL
20 31 (12.50%) Finance
21 26 (10.48%) SDLC
22 22 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
22 22 (8.87%) WCF

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 42 (16.94%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.87%) IIS
3 19 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (6.85%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.02%) CMS
8 4 (1.61%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.21%) Drupal
9 3 (1.21%) Node.js
9 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (21.77%) MS Office
2 15 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.44%) Photoshop
4 8 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.02%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.21%) MS Project
7 2 (0.81%) PaintShop Pro
7 2 (0.81%) SPSS
7 2 (0.81%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.23%) Office 365
3 6 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.21%) IaaS
4 3 (1.21%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.84%) SAN
2 11 (4.44%) DHCP
2 11 (4.44%) Firewall
3 8 (3.23%) DNS
3 8 (3.23%) LAN
4 7 (2.82%) Internet
5 6 (2.42%) 802.11
5 6 (2.42%) BGP
5 6 (2.42%) Broadband
5 6 (2.42%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.42%) GPON
5 6 (2.42%) OSPF
5 6 (2.42%) SNMP
5 6 (2.42%) VRRP
6 5 (2.02%) VoIP
6 5 (2.02%) WAN
7 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.21%) HTTP
8 3 (1.21%) Intranet
8 3 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (47.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.44%) MySQL
8 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (3.63%) MS Access
10 8 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (3.23%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.23%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.02%) OLAP
11 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.61%) QlikView
12 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (13.31%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.21%) Moq
3 3 (1.21%) MSTest
3 3 (1.21%) NUnit
3 3 (1.21%) Selenium
4 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.40%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 31 (12.50%) Finance
2 13 (5.24%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.63%) Electronics
5 8 (3.23%) Back Office
6 6 (2.42%) Law
7 5 (2.02%) Military
8 4 (1.61%) Advertising
8 4 (1.61%) Retail
9 1 (0.40%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
9 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.40%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 83 (33.47%) Developer
2 52 (20.97%) Analyst
3 43 (17.34%) .NET Developer
4 30 (12.10%) Senior Developer
5 22 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (8.87%) Senior .NET Developer
6 21 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.85%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (5.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.84%) IT Support
9 12 (4.84%) Service Analyst
9 12 (4.84%) Technical Support
10 11 (4.44%) Lead .NET Developer
10 11 (4.44%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (4.03%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (3.63%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (37.10%) .NET
2 68 (27.42%) HTML
3 66 (26.61%) ASP.NET
4 61 (24.60%) CSS
5 41 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (16.53%) CSS3
6 37 (14.92%) jQuery
7 34 (13.71%) HTML5
8 22 (8.87%) WCF
9 19 (7.66%) XML
10 12 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (4.84%) Web Services
11 10 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (2.82%) SOAP
13 6 (2.42%) 802.1X
13 6 (2.42%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.42%) REST
14 5 (2.02%) .NET Framework
14 5 (2.02%) MSMQ
14 5 (2.02%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.42%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.61%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.61%) iPhone
7 4 (1.61%) PDA
7 4 (1.61%) Replication
8 3 (1.21%) AS400
8 3 (1.21%) CESG
8 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.81%) Clustering
9 2 (0.81%) User Experience
9 2 (0.81%) Wiki
10 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) PMI
10 1 (0.40%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 87 (35.08%) Windows
2 34 (13.71%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (8.06%) Linux
5 17 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (6.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.03%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.82%) Unix
9 5 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.21%) OS/400
12 2 (0.81%) Android
12 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (30.65%) MVC
2 66 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (19.76%) Scrum
4 33 (13.31%) ITIL
5 26 (10.48%) SDLC
6 21 (8.47%) Project Management
7 20 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.05%) Mentoring
8 15 (6.05%) Web Development
9 13 (5.24%) People Management
10 11 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (4.03%) Coaching
11 10 (4.03%) OO
12 9 (3.63%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.63%) Requirements Management
13 8 (3.23%) Data Migration
13 8 (3.23%) Data Transformation
13 8 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.23%) Migration
13 8 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (47.18%) SQL
2 78 (31.45%) C#
3 56 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.66%) PHP
5 17 (6.85%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.44%) VBA
7 10 (4.03%) Java
7 10 (4.03%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.03%) VB
8 6 (2.42%) C
9 5 (2.02%) C++
9 5 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.02%) R
10 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.21%) Python
12 2 (0.81%) VB6
13 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (16.53%) Degree
2 21 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.06%) CCNA
3 20 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.03%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.03%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.42%) CCNP
7 6 (2.42%) ISEB
7 6 (2.42%) MCITP
7 6 (2.42%) VCP5
8 4 (1.61%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.61%) MCSE
9 3 (1.21%) CCA
9 3 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.21%) HNC
9 3 (1.21%) MCP
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) QA
2 11 (4.44%) SLA
3 6 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.02%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.40%) ISO22301
System Software
1 55 (22.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.61%) vSphere
5 3 (1.21%) DFS Replication
5 3 (1.21%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.81%) XenServer
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (1.61%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.21%) SCCM
2 3 (1.21%) WSUS
3 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 201 (81.05%) Microsoft
2 41 (16.53%) VMware
3 36 (14.52%) Cisco
4 22 (8.87%) Oracle
5 11 (4.44%) Citrix
5 11 (4.44%) HP
6 9 (3.63%) SAP
7 7 (2.82%) IBM
8 5 (2.02%) Sybase
9 4 (1.61%) Kaspersky
9 4 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.61%) Sage
10 3 (1.21%) Apple
10 3 (1.21%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.21%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.21%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.21%) Splunk
11 2 (0.81%) Adobe
11 2 (0.81%) Remedy
11 2 (0.81%) Sophos
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
LexisNexis Risk Solutions UK
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago