The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 483 646 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.26% 10.48% 9.77%
As % of the Applications category 68.22% 69.16% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 426 547 446
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
708 934 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.10% 15.15% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 614 785 701
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South West region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in the South West

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the South West

MS Excel
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Bristol -6 130 £37,500 +7.14% 31
Wiltshire +1 128 £32,500 - 17
Gloucestershire -10 72 £35,000 -5.40% 11
Dorset +1 70 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Devon -13 37 £24,000 -31.42% 7
Somerset -21 34 £38,000 +14.11% 6
Cornwall -5 8 £30,000 +7.14% 6
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 732 (72.40%) Microsoft
2 441 (43.62%) Windows
3 312 (30.86%) SQL
4 311 (30.76%) SQL Server
5 284 (28.09%) MS Office
6 248 (24.53%) ITIL
7 234 (23.15%) Active Directory
8 222 (21.96%) .NET
9 198 (19.58%) VMware
10 189 (18.69%) C#
11 179 (17.71%) Finance
12 152 (15.03%) MS Exchange
13 150 (14.84%) Citrix
14 141 (13.95%) ASP.NET
15 135 (13.35%) Windows Server 2008
16 134 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 126 (12.46%) Degree
18 125 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
19 115 (11.37%) Windows Server 2012
20 112 (11.08%) JavaScript
21 111 (10.98%) HTML
21 111 (10.98%) TCP/IP
22 109 (10.78%) Project Management
23 108 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
24 106 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
25 101 (9.99%) Security Cleared
26 96 (9.50%) Oracle
27 89 (8.80%) Firewall
27 89 (8.80%) MVC
27 89 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 152 (15.03%) MS Exchange
2 88 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 77 (7.62%) IIS
4 54 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (3.36%) Lync
6 33 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (1.58%) SAS
8 14 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
9 12 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (0.99%) WorkSite
11 10 (0.99%) Apache
11 10 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.79%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.59%) JBoss
14 6 (0.59%) CMS
15 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 284 (28.09%) MS Office
2 63 (6.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 53 (5.24%) MS Project
4 29 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.79%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.40%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.40%) SPSS
7 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (0.49%) Aareon QL
3 4 (0.40%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.099%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.099%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.099%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.099%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.099%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.099%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.099%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.45%) Office 365
2 21 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.69%) SaaS
4 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.099%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.099%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 111 (10.98%) TCP/IP
2 89 (8.80%) Firewall
3 81 (8.01%) DNS
4 69 (6.82%) SAN
5 63 (6.23%) DHCP
6 53 (5.24%) LAN
7 48 (4.75%) WAN
8 46 (4.55%) VPN
9 38 (3.76%) Wireless
10 31 (3.07%) Internet
11 24 (2.37%) VoIP
12 19 (1.88%) SMTP
13 17 (1.68%) FTP
14 15 (1.48%) HTTP
15 14 (1.38%) WebEx
16 13 (1.29%) Network Security
17 10 (0.99%) VLAN
18 7 (0.69%) TETRA
18 7 (0.69%) WLAN
18 7 (0.69%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (30.76%) SQL Server
2 89 (8.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
8 24 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (2.18%) Data Mining
10 20 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.88%) MS Access
12 11 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
12 11 (1.09%) Relational Database
13 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
14 7 (0.69%) MySQL
14 7 (0.69%) SSDT
15 6 (0.59%) OLAP
15 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 56 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (4.25%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.48%) WinDbg
3 15 (1.48%) GDB
4 14 (1.38%) Subversion
5 13 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (0.79%) InstallShield
8 6 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (0.49%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.40%) JIRA
10 4 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.30%) JMeter
11 3 (0.30%) NeoLoad
12 2 (0.20%) SilkTest
12 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.20%) Xcode
12 2 (0.20%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 179 (17.71%) Finance
2 48 (4.75%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.46%) Banking
4 34 (3.36%) Military
5 22 (2.18%) Marketing
6 21 (2.08%) Retail
7 19 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.78%) Games
9 17 (1.68%) Advertising
9 17 (1.68%) Aerospace
10 13 (1.29%) Electronics
11 10 (0.99%) Law
12 9 (0.89%) Back Office
13 8 (0.79%) Legal
14 5 (0.49%) Local Government
14 5 (0.49%) French Language
15 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.40%) Billing
16 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 231 (22.85%) Analyst
2 198 (19.58%) Developer
3 96 (9.50%) Support Engineer
4 95 (9.40%) Consultant
5 82 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 79 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 50 (4.95%) C# Developer
8 48 (4.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 44 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 43 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 37 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
12 35 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
13 33 (3.26%) Senior Developer
13 33 (3.26%) Software Developer
14 32 (3.17%) Network Engineer
15 31 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 30 (2.97%) Junior
16 30 (2.97%) Administrator
17 28 (2.77%) IT Support
18 26 (2.57%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (21.96%) .NET
2 141 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 111 (10.98%) HTML
4 86 (8.51%) CSS
5 70 (6.92%) Web Services
6 64 (6.33%) .NET Framework
7 56 (5.54%) jQuery
8 52 (5.14%) XML
9 41 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (3.07%) Entity Framework
11 30 (2.97%) WCF
12 21 (2.08%) WPF
12 21 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 20 (1.98%) XHTML
14 19 (1.88%) Software Packaging
15 18 (1.78%) LINQ
16 17 (1.68%) HTML5
17 16 (1.58%) SOAP
18 14 (1.38%) AngularJS
19 13 (1.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 125 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.86%) Computer Science
3 35 (3.46%) Management Information System
4 29 (2.87%) Thin Client
4 29 (2.87%) Fat Client
5 27 (2.67%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.18%) Mathematics
7 21 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 21 (2.08%) Clustering
7 21 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (1.88%) CMDB
9 18 (1.78%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.29%) Statistics
11 11 (1.09%) Data Integration
12 10 (0.99%) iPad
12 10 (0.99%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.89%) iPhone
14 8 (0.79%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.79%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 441 (43.62%) Windows
2 135 (13.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (11.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (7.52%) Linux
5 72 (7.12%) Windows 7
6 61 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (3.36%) Windows XP
7 34 (3.36%) Windows 8
8 20 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.88%) Windows Vista
10 15 (1.48%) UNIX
11 14 (1.38%) Android
11 14 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (0.99%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.49%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.099%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (24.53%) ITIL
2 109 (10.78%) Project Management
3 108 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (8.80%) MVC
5 72 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
6 59 (5.84%) Service Management
7 56 (5.54%) PRINCE2
8 53 (5.24%) Service Delivery
9 52 (5.14%) Change Management
10 50 (4.95%) Time Management
11 47 (4.65%) Mentoring
12 44 (4.35%) OO
12 44 (4.35%) Software Engineering
13 43 (4.25%) Migration
13 43 (4.25%) SDLC
14 42 (4.15%) CRM
14 42 (4.15%) Waterfall
15 38 (3.76%) Data Analysis
16 36 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 36 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 312 (30.86%) SQL
2 189 (18.69%) C#
3 112 (11.08%) JavaScript
4 55 (5.44%) T-SQL
5 45 (4.45%) C
6 42 (4.15%) PowerShell
7 38 (3.76%) Java
8 35 (3.46%) C++
8 35 (3.46%) VB.NET
9 27 (2.67%) VBA
10 22 (2.18%) PL/SQL
11 10 (0.99%) Python
12 7 (0.69%) VB
12 7 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (0.59%) XPath
13 6 (0.59%) XQuery
14 5 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.49%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 134 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 126 (12.46%) Degree
3 101 (9.99%) Security Cleared
4 84 (8.31%) MCSE
5 55 (5.44%) MCSA
6 45 (4.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 43 (4.25%) MCP
8 38 (3.76%) CCA
8 38 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
9 32 (3.17%) DV Cleared
10 31 (3.07%) SC Cleared
11 21 (2.08%) MCITP
12 20 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (1.88%) CCEA
13 19 (1.88%) CCEE
14 18 (1.78%) CCNA
15 16 (1.58%) ISEB
16 12 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.22%) SLA
2 31 (3.07%) QA
3 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.40%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 234 (23.15%) Active Directory
2 106 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (6.73%) Hyper-V
4 67 (6.63%) XenApp
5 26 (2.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 23 (2.27%) vSphere
6 23 (2.27%) BitLocker
7 14 (1.38%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.30%) Firmware
12 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.099%) Postfix
13 1 (0.099%) KVM
13 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.099%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 65 (6.43%) SCCM
2 45 (4.45%) SCOM
3 20 (1.98%) Backup Exec
4 18 (1.78%) NetBackup
5 17 (1.68%) WSUS
6 8 (0.79%) Nagios
6 8 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (0.69%) HP SIM
8 6 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (0.49%) Puppet
9 5 (0.49%) Windows Intune
10 4 (0.40%) SCSM
11 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.20%) OpenView
11 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.099%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.099%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.099%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.099%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 732 (72.40%) Microsoft
2 198 (19.58%) VMware
3 150 (14.84%) Citrix
4 96 (9.50%) Oracle
5 73 (7.22%) Cisco
6 38 (3.76%) HP
7 36 (3.56%) Remedy
8 30 (2.97%) IBM
9 27 (2.67%) Symantec
10 26 (2.57%) SAP
11 25 (2.47%) EMC
12 20 (1.98%) Sophos
13 19 (1.88%) AppSense
14 17 (1.68%) Apple
15 16 (1.58%) Dell
15 16 (1.58%) Google
16 15 (1.48%) Red Hat
17 14 (1.38%) Bomgar
18 12 (1.19%) NetApp
19 11 (1.09%) Siemens
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warminster, Wiltshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Healthcare and m
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago