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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 499 624 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.35% 10.34% 9.74%
As % of the Applications category 67.98% 68.12% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 424 523 423
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
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
734 916 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.28% 15.18% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 613 763 694
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Wiltshire +7 131 £33,000 -1.49% 20
Bristol -8 130 £35,000 +8.52% 22
Dorset +3 79 £35,000 - 16
Gloucestershire -17 74 £36,000 -0.34% 11
Devon -13 33 £24,000 -31.42% 3
Somerset -29 30 £35,000 +14.75% 4
Cornwall +6 16 £30,000 +7.14% 2
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 734 (71.61%) Microsoft
2 421 (41.07%) Windows
3 316 (30.83%) SQL Server
4 305 (29.76%) SQL
5 294 (28.68%) MS Office
6 247 (24.10%) ITIL
7 236 (23.02%) .NET
8 212 (20.68%) Active Directory
9 202 (19.71%) VMware
10 196 (19.12%) C#
11 194 (18.93%) Finance
12 152 (14.83%) ASP.NET
13 148 (14.44%) Citrix
14 147 (14.34%) MS Exchange
15 140 (13.66%) Windows Server 2008
16 137 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 135 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
18 126 (12.29%) Project Management
19 123 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
20 119 (11.61%) HTML
20 119 (11.61%) Degree
21 118 (11.51%) JavaScript
22 115 (11.22%) Windows Server 2012
23 111 (10.83%) Security Cleared
24 105 (10.24%) Oracle
25 101 (9.85%) CSS
26 100 (9.76%) MVC
27 97 (9.46%) TCP/IP
28 96 (9.37%) VMware Infrastructure
29 89 (8.68%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 147 (14.34%) MS Exchange
2 89 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 69 (6.73%) IIS
4 47 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (3.41%) Lync
6 28 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (1.66%) SAS
8 14 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
9 13 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.88%) WorkSite
10 9 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (0.88%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.78%) Apache
11 8 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 8 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.68%) CMS
13 5 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 294 (28.68%) MS Office
2 78 (7.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 41 (4.00%) MS Project
4 32 (3.12%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.59%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.29%) SPSS
8 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.20%) CATIA
9 2 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.20%) FastStats
10 1 (0.098%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 18 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.59%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (0.59%) Aareon QL
3 4 (0.39%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.098%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.098%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.098%) Magento
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.098%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.098%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.098%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.098%) Maximo
5 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.098%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.098%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.22%) Office 365
2 20 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.49%) SaaS
5 4 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.098%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.098%) Route 53
7 1 (0.098%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (9.46%) TCP/IP
2 79 (7.71%) Firewall
3 78 (7.61%) DNS
4 75 (7.32%) SAN
5 60 (5.85%) LAN
6 54 (5.27%) WAN
7 53 (5.17%) DHCP
8 41 (4.00%) VPN
9 39 (3.80%) Internet
10 36 (3.51%) Wireless
11 22 (2.15%) VoIP
12 21 (2.05%) FTP
12 21 (2.05%) SMTP
13 17 (1.66%) HTTP
14 14 (1.37%) WebEx
15 13 (1.27%) Network Security
16 12 (1.17%) VLAN
17 10 (0.98%) SMPP
18 9 (0.88%) PBX
19 8 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (30.83%) SQL Server
2 85 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.15%) Data Mining
9 20 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (1.95%) MS Access
10 16 (1.56%) Oracle Database
11 14 (1.37%) Relational Database
12 9 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
12 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.78%) MySQL
14 7 (0.68%) OLAP
15 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.49%) QlikView
16 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 4 (0.39%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 62 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (1.07%) WinDbg
4 11 (1.07%) GDB
4 11 (1.07%) Subversion
5 9 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (0.88%) InstallShield
6 7 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.59%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.49%) Selenium
9 4 (0.39%) JIRA
10 3 (0.29%) SilkTest
10 3 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.29%) JMeter
10 3 (0.29%) Xcode
10 3 (0.29%) Rational Functional Tester
10 3 (0.29%) NeoLoad
11 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
General
1 194 (18.93%) Finance
2 55 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 39 (3.80%) Banking
4 32 (3.12%) Military
5 28 (2.73%) Marketing
6 21 (2.05%) Retail
7 18 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.66%) Advertising
8 17 (1.66%) Games
9 16 (1.56%) Aerospace
9 16 (1.56%) Back Office
10 12 (1.17%) Law
11 10 (0.98%) Electronics
12 9 (0.88%) Legal
13 5 (0.49%) French Language
14 4 (0.39%) Local Government
14 4 (0.39%) Billing
14 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (23.80%) Analyst
2 200 (19.51%) Developer
3 88 (8.59%) Support Analyst
3 88 (8.59%) Support Engineer
4 87 (8.49%) Consultant
5 75 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 54 (5.27%) C# Developer
7 44 (4.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 44 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 38 (3.71%) Senior Developer
10 36 (3.51%) Software Developer
11 35 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
12 32 (3.12%) 2nd Line Support
13 31 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 30 (2.93%) Applications Support
15 29 (2.83%) Service Analyst
16 28 (2.73%) Administrator
16 28 (2.73%) IT Support
17 27 (2.63%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (23.02%) .NET
2 152 (14.83%) ASP.NET
3 119 (11.61%) HTML
4 101 (9.85%) CSS
5 74 (7.22%) Web Services
6 67 (6.54%) XML
7 65 (6.34%) jQuery
8 62 (6.05%) .NET Framework
9 45 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (3.32%) WCF
11 31 (3.02%) Entity Framework
12 25 (2.44%) WPF
13 24 (2.34%) SOAP
13 24 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (2.05%) HTML5
14 21 (2.05%) XHTML
15 17 (1.66%) AngularJS
16 16 (1.56%) CSS3
16 16 (1.56%) LINQ
17 14 (1.37%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.93%) Data Centre
5 25 (2.44%) CMDB
6 23 (2.24%) Fat Client
6 23 (2.24%) Thin Client
7 20 (1.95%) Clustering
8 18 (1.76%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.37%) Data Integration
12 13 (1.27%) Blackberry
13 11 (1.07%) Statistics
13 11 (1.07%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.98%) iPad
14 10 (0.98%) GIS
15 9 (0.88%) iPhone
16 8 (0.78%) Replication
16 8 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 421 (41.07%) Windows
2 140 (13.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (11.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (7.02%) Linux
5 69 (6.73%) Windows 7
6 59 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (3.22%) Windows XP
8 27 (2.63%) Windows 8
9 20 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
10 16 (1.56%) UNIX
11 15 (1.46%) Windows Vista
11 15 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.37%) Android
13 9 (0.88%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.59%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (24.10%) ITIL
2 126 (12.29%) Project Management
3 123 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (9.76%) MVC
5 65 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
6 61 (5.95%) Service Management
7 57 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 54 (5.27%) Time Management
9 53 (5.17%) CRM
10 52 (5.07%) Service Delivery
11 51 (4.98%) Mentoring
12 50 (4.88%) Waterfall
13 49 (4.78%) SDLC
14 47 (4.59%) Software Engineering
15 46 (4.49%) Change Management
16 42 (4.10%) OO
17 39 (3.80%) Migration
18 38 (3.71%) Data Analysis
18 38 (3.71%) Root Cause Analysis
19 33 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 305 (29.76%) SQL
2 196 (19.12%) C#
3 118 (11.51%) JavaScript
4 47 (4.59%) T-SQL
5 41 (4.00%) Java
6 38 (3.71%) C
6 38 (3.71%) VB.NET
7 35 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 33 (3.22%) C++
9 27 (2.63%) VBA
10 22 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.07%) VB
12 10 (0.98%) XQuery
12 10 (0.98%) XPath
13 7 (0.68%) Python
14 5 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.49%) VBScript
15 4 (0.39%) PHP
15 4 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 137 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 119 (11.61%) Degree
3 111 (10.83%) Security Cleared
4 84 (8.20%) MCSE
5 55 (5.37%) MCSA
6 52 (5.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 48 (4.68%) MCP
8 46 (4.49%) CCA
8 46 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
9 39 (3.80%) SC Cleared
10 26 (2.54%) CCEA
10 26 (2.54%) CCEE
11 25 (2.44%) DV Cleared
12 19 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (1.76%) MCITP
13 18 (1.76%) ISEB
13 18 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (1.46%) CCNA
15 14 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (6.63%) SLA
2 27 (2.63%) QA
3 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.098%) TickIT
System Software
1 212 (20.68%) Active Directory
2 96 (9.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (6.73%) XenApp
4 52 (5.07%) Hyper-V
5 24 (2.34%) vSphere
6 18 (1.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 18 (1.76%) BitLocker
7 15 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.59%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.20%) Firmware
12 1 (0.098%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.098%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.098%) KVM
12 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.098%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 58 (5.66%) SCCM
2 43 (4.20%) SCOM
3 18 (1.76%) NetBackup
3 18 (1.76%) WSUS
4 17 (1.66%) Backup Exec
5 10 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (0.88%) Nagios
7 8 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (0.68%) HP SIM
9 6 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (0.49%) Puppet
11 2 (0.20%) Windows Intune
11 2 (0.20%) OpenView
11 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.20%) SCSM
11 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.098%) NetVault Backup
12 1 (0.098%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.098%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 734 (71.61%) Microsoft
2 202 (19.71%) VMware
3 148 (14.44%) Citrix
4 105 (10.24%) Oracle
5 63 (6.15%) Cisco
6 37 (3.61%) Remedy
7 35 (3.41%) EMC
8 33 (3.22%) HP
9 31 (3.02%) Symantec
10 30 (2.93%) IBM
11 26 (2.54%) SAP
11 26 (2.54%) AppSense
12 21 (2.05%) Google
13 18 (1.76%) Dell
14 16 (1.56%) Bomgar
15 15 (1.46%) Red Hat
15 15 (1.46%) Apple
16 13 (1.27%) Sophos
16 13 (1.27%) Veeam
17 12 (1.17%) Sage
Taunton, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K-80K + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60,000 - £85,000 depending on level
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £41535 - £53073 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago