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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 472 541 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.88% 10.24% 9.35%
As % of the Applications category 57.99% 64.18% 60.02%
Number of salaries quoted 398 463 427
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,650 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
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
814 843 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.58% 15.96% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 694 709 703
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,798 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -12 116 £35,000 -9.67% 27
Wiltshire +2 105 £35,000 -4.10% 19
Dorset -2 84 £35,000 +3.70% 9
Gloucestershire -5 82 £34,000 +6.25% 7
Devon -13 34 £33,000 +45.21% 10
Somerset +2 33 £34,508 -7.97% 9
Cornwall -5 7 £20,000 +11.11% 3
Avon - 1 £18,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 798 (75.71%) Microsoft
2 418 (39.66%) Windows
3 381 (36.15%) SQL Server
4 353 (33.49%) SQL
5 281 (26.66%) .NET
6 270 (25.62%) MS Office
7 264 (25.05%) C#
8 249 (23.62%) Active Directory
9 193 (18.31%) ASP.NET
10 180 (17.08%) HTML
11 179 (16.98%) VMware
12 175 (16.60%) ITIL
13 170 (16.13%) Finance
14 169 (16.03%) MS Exchange
15 167 (15.84%) JavaScript
16 164 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 156 (14.80%) Degree
18 147 (13.95%) Citrix
19 135 (12.81%) Project Management
20 131 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
21 130 (12.33%) CSS
22 129 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
23 128 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
24 123 (11.67%) Oracle
25 116 (11.01%) TCP/IP
25 116 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
26 109 (10.34%) MVC
27 108 (10.25%) Firewall
28 104 (9.87%) SharePoint
29 98 (9.30%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 169 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 104 (9.87%) SharePoint
3 84 (7.97%) IIS
4 65 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 50 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (3.23%) Lync
7 30 (2.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 28 (2.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 21 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (1.52%) Apache
11 16 (1.52%) Umbraco
12 14 (1.33%) Tomcat
13 11 (1.04%) JBoss
14 8 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.66%) CMS
16 6 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.57%) SAS
16 6 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
17 5 (0.47%) WorkSite
Applications
1 270 (25.62%) MS Office
2 92 (8.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 68 (6.45%) MS Project
4 49 (4.65%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.61%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.85%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.57%) InDesign
10 6 (0.57%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.28%) SPSS
12 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.19%) Simulink
12 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.095%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 23 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.38%) Summit
3 4 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.28%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.19%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.19%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.095%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.095%) Agresso
6 1 (0.095%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.095%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.095%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.095%) Magento
6 1 (0.095%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.12%) Office 365
2 23 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.33%) SaaS
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.095%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (11.01%) TCP/IP
2 108 (10.25%) Firewall
3 73 (6.93%) DNS
4 66 (6.26%) DHCP
5 65 (6.17%) VPN
6 61 (5.79%) LAN
7 59 (5.60%) SAN
8 57 (5.41%) WAN
9 26 (2.47%) VoIP
10 24 (2.28%) Wireless
11 22 (2.09%) Internet
12 18 (1.71%) Intranet
12 18 (1.71%) VLAN
13 12 (1.14%) NetScaler
14 10 (0.95%) Ethernet
15 9 (0.85%) MPLS
15 9 (0.85%) Network Security
16 8 (0.76%) NAS
16 8 (0.76%) Unified Communications
16 8 (0.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (36.15%) SQL Server
2 83 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 82 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (5.31%) MySQL
8 39 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 31 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (1.90%) Oracle Database
11 19 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 19 (1.80%) RDBMS
12 18 (1.71%) MS Access
13 16 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (1.14%) Data Mining
15 11 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.85%) OLAP
17 8 (0.76%) BusinessObjects XI
18 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
19 6 (0.57%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 47 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (3.98%) Visual Studio
3 17 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (1.52%) JIRA
5 13 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 12 (1.14%) Subversion
7 9 (0.85%) Rational Performance Tester
8 8 (0.76%) WinDbg
8 8 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (0.76%) GDB
8 8 (0.76%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (0.66%) JMeter
10 5 (0.47%) NeoLoad
11 4 (0.38%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.28%) Selenium
13 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.19%) LabVIEW
General
1 170 (16.13%) Finance
2 40 (3.80%) Aerospace
3 39 (3.70%) Retail
4 36 (3.42%) Banking
5 31 (2.94%) Advertising
6 28 (2.66%) Military
7 26 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.28%) Legal
8 24 (2.28%) Marketing
9 11 (1.04%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.04%) Law
10 7 (0.66%) Back Office
10 7 (0.66%) Games
11 6 (0.57%) Billing
12 3 (0.28%) Electronics
13 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Local Government
13 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Publishing
13 2 (0.19%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 254 (24.10%) Developer
2 233 (22.11%) Analyst
3 130 (12.33%) Consultant
4 84 (7.97%) .NET Developer
5 72 (6.83%) Support Analyst
6 65 (6.17%) Support Engineer
7 58 (5.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 55 (5.22%) C# Developer
9 51 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (3.89%) Software Developer
11 37 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
12 35 (3.32%) Business Analyst
13 34 (3.23%) Applications Support
13 34 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (3.13%) Project Manager
15 32 (3.04%) Technical Consultant
16 31 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
16 31 (2.94%) Junior
16 31 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 30 (2.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (26.66%) .NET
2 193 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 180 (17.08%) HTML
4 130 (12.33%) CSS
5 90 (8.54%) .NET Framework
6 67 (6.36%) jQuery
7 62 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (5.50%) Web Services
9 42 (3.98%) XML
10 39 (3.70%) WCF
11 37 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (2.56%) SOAP
13 25 (2.37%) HTML5
14 22 (2.09%) Software Packaging
15 18 (1.71%) LINQ
15 18 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (1.61%) CSS3
16 17 (1.61%) AngularJS
16 17 (1.61%) J2EE
16 17 (1.61%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 31 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 29 (2.75%) Thin Client
4 29 (2.75%) Fat Client
5 28 (2.66%) Client/Server
6 26 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 24 (2.28%) Clustering
8 20 (1.90%) E-Learning
9 17 (1.61%) Graphic Design
10 15 (1.42%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 10 (0.95%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.95%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.85%) Physics
13 9 (0.85%) SCORM
14 8 (0.76%) Statistics
15 7 (0.66%) Open Source
16 6 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 418 (39.66%) Windows
2 131 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 98 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (6.17%) Windows 7
5 53 (5.03%) Linux
5 53 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (3.89%) Windows XP
7 39 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 30 (2.85%) Windows Vista
9 17 (1.61%) UNIX
10 8 (0.76%) Android
11 7 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (0.57%) CentOS
12 6 (0.57%) Debian
13 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.095%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (16.60%) ITIL
2 135 (12.81%) Project Management
3 129 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (10.34%) MVC
5 95 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
6 62 (5.88%) Time Management
7 60 (5.69%) Software Engineering
8 59 (5.60%) PRINCE2
9 57 (5.41%) OO
10 53 (5.03%) Service Management
11 52 (4.93%) Mentoring
12 49 (4.65%) Web Development
13 47 (4.46%) Change Management
14 46 (4.36%) Service Delivery
14 46 (4.36%) CRM
15 43 (4.08%) ETL
15 43 (4.08%) Migration
16 38 (3.61%) Data Analysis
17 36 (3.42%) Scrum
17 36 (3.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 353 (33.49%) SQL
2 264 (25.05%) C#
3 167 (15.84%) JavaScript
4 89 (8.44%) T-SQL
5 75 (7.12%) Java
6 51 (4.84%) C++
7 46 (4.36%) VB.NET
8 45 (4.27%) C
9 35 (3.32%) PowerShell
10 28 (2.66%) VBA
11 24 (2.28%) Python
12 21 (1.99%) VB
13 15 (1.42%) Perl
14 14 (1.33%) ActionScript
14 14 (1.33%) ActionScript 3.0
14 14 (1.33%) ActionScript 2.0
15 13 (1.23%) PHP
16 10 (0.95%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.95%) VBScript
17 7 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 164 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 156 (14.80%) Degree
3 98 (9.30%) MCSE
4 97 (9.20%) Security Cleared
5 72 (6.83%) MCSA
6 63 (5.98%) SC Cleared
7 39 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 39 (3.70%) MCP
8 34 (3.23%) CCA
8 34 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
8 34 (3.23%) MCITP
9 30 (2.85%) ISEB
10 26 (2.47%) DV Cleared
11 17 (1.61%) MCPD
12 16 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (1.42%) CCNA
14 14 (1.33%) CCEA
14 14 (1.33%) CCEE
15 12 (1.14%) VCP5
15 12 (1.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.31%) SLA
2 35 (3.32%) QA
3 11 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.57%) ISO 14001
4 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.38%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.19%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.19%) DO-254
7 2 (0.19%) DO-160
8 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
System Software
1 249 (23.62%) Active Directory
2 128 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (7.40%) Hyper-V
4 46 (4.36%) XenApp
5 29 (2.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 22 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.71%) vSphere
8 15 (1.42%) XenDesktop
9 13 (1.23%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.38%) NFS
10 4 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.19%) Xen
12 2 (0.19%) Firmware
13 1 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.095%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.095%) UAG
13 1 (0.095%) XenServer
13 1 (0.095%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 48 (4.55%) SCCM
2 28 (2.66%) SCOM
3 10 (0.95%) SCVMM
3 10 (0.95%) WSUS
4 9 (0.85%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.76%) SCSM
5 8 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (0.47%) Windows Intune
7 5 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.47%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.38%) Netcool
8 4 (0.38%) Hyperic
8 4 (0.38%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.28%) SCDPM
9 3 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.095%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.095%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 798 (75.71%) Microsoft
2 179 (16.98%) VMware
3 147 (13.95%) Citrix
4 123 (11.67%) Oracle
5 79 (7.50%) Cisco
6 34 (3.23%) Remedy
7 32 (3.04%) SAP
8 30 (2.85%) Business Objects
9 26 (2.47%) IBM
9 26 (2.47%) HP
9 26 (2.47%) Sophos
10 24 (2.28%) EMC
11 20 (1.90%) Dell
12 17 (1.61%) Adobe
13 14 (1.33%) AppSense
14 13 (1.23%) Riverbed
14 13 (1.23%) F5
15 12 (1.14%) Sitecore
15 12 (1.14%) Avaya
15 12 (1.14%) Siemens
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tilshead, Wiltshire
Hays IT
Salary: Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Bristow Holland
Salary: £18k - 21.5k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coleford, Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago