The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 575 500 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.91% 9.29% 8.18%
As % of the Applications category 63.82% 60.53% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 486 418 434
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
901 826 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.53% 15.35% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 749 687 711
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,781
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Excel
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -3 179 £35,000 - 42
Wiltshire -2 115 £37,000 +13.84% 12
Gloucestershire +14 113 £33,500 -1.47% 12
Devon +17 58 £22,950 -4.17% 4
Dorset +1 50 £32,500 - 12
Somerset -7 48 £33,000 +10.00% 9
Cornwall - 4 £21,000 - 1
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 887 (74.23%) Microsoft
2 461 (38.58%) SQL Server
3 439 (36.74%) Windows
4 374 (31.30%) SQL
5 310 (25.94%) .NET
6 280 (23.43%) C#
7 265 (22.18%) MS Office
8 257 (21.51%) Finance
9 221 (18.49%) Active Directory
10 203 (16.99%) ASP.NET
11 173 (14.48%) MS Exchange
12 168 (14.06%) VMware
13 162 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 156 (13.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 153 (12.80%) Degree
16 150 (12.55%) HTML
17 147 (12.30%) SharePoint
18 145 (12.13%) Project Management
19 144 (12.05%) JavaScript
20 141 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 140 (11.72%) ITIL
22 131 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
23 127 (10.63%) CSS
24 124 (10.38%) MVC
25 120 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
26 105 (8.79%) T-SQL
27 104 (8.70%) SLA
28 103 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
29 99 (8.28%) Windows 7
30 95 (7.95%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 173 (14.48%) MS Exchange
2 147 (12.30%) SharePoint
3 78 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 64 (5.36%) IIS
5 38 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 36 (3.01%) Lync
7 33 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 29 (2.43%) CMS
8 29 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 28 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (2.18%) Umbraco
11 21 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (1.26%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.09%) WebLogic
13 13 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
16 6 (0.50%) Apache
16 6 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 265 (22.18%) MS Office
2 95 (7.95%) MS Project
3 59 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.25%) InDesign
8 3 (0.25%) SPSS
9 2 (0.17%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.084%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.084%) CorelDRAW
10 1 (0.084%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.084%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 50 (4.18%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.59%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.50%) Magento
5 5 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.25%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.17%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.17%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.084%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.084%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.084%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.084%) assyst
8 1 (0.084%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.84%) Office 365
2 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.084%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.084%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 94 (7.87%) Firewall
2 81 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 74 (6.19%) LAN
4 71 (5.94%) DNS
5 56 (4.69%) WAN
6 53 (4.44%) SAN
7 52 (4.35%) DHCP
8 42 (3.51%) VPN
9 30 (2.51%) Wireless
10 28 (2.34%) Internet
11 23 (1.92%) VoIP
12 20 (1.67%) Ethernet
13 18 (1.51%) Network Security
14 17 (1.42%) VLAN
14 17 (1.42%) SMTP
15 15 (1.26%) FTP
16 12 (1.00%) LDAP
17 11 (0.92%) NAS
17 11 (0.92%) SSL
18 10 (0.84%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (38.58%) SQL Server
2 141 (11.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 131 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (5.27%) Relational Database
7 61 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 44 (3.68%) MySQL
10 36 (3.01%) Oracle Database
11 27 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
11 27 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (2.01%) MS Access
13 21 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (1.67%) RDBMS
15 18 (1.51%) OLAP
16 13 (1.09%) OLTP
17 12 (1.00%) FileMaker
18 9 (0.75%) Big Data
19 8 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 95 (7.95%) Visual Studio
2 51 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.51%) NUnit
4 14 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (0.92%) Subversion
6 10 (0.84%) Selenium
7 6 (0.50%) JDeveloper
7 6 (0.50%) MSBuild
7 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.17%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.17%) JIRA
8 2 (0.17%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.17%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.17%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.084%) Hudson
9 1 (0.084%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.084%) MSTest
9 1 (0.084%) Maven
9 1 (0.084%) JMeter
9 1 (0.084%) JUnit
General
1 257 (21.51%) Finance
2 75 (6.28%) Marketing
3 59 (4.94%) Legal
4 51 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 38 (3.18%) Military
6 31 (2.59%) Law
7 27 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 26 (2.18%) Advertising
9 25 (2.09%) Publishing
9 25 (2.09%) Aerospace
9 25 (2.09%) Retail
10 23 (1.92%) Automotive
11 21 (1.76%) Banking
12 13 (1.09%) Back Office
13 8 (0.67%) Electronics
14 5 (0.42%) Billing
14 5 (0.42%) Games
14 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.33%) Local Government
16 1 (0.084%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 308 (25.77%) Developer
2 218 (18.24%) Analyst
3 110 (9.21%) .NET Developer
4 97 (8.12%) Support Engineer
5 85 (7.11%) Consultant
6 67 (5.61%) Support Analyst
7 60 (5.02%) C# Developer
8 56 (4.69%) Architect
9 51 (4.27%) Project Manager
9 51 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
10 50 (4.18%) Administrator
11 43 (3.60%) Software Developer
12 40 (3.35%) Applications Support
13 37 (3.10%) Service Analyst
13 37 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
14 35 (2.93%) Software Engineer
14 35 (2.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (2.85%) Junior
16 32 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 30 (2.51%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (25.94%) .NET
2 203 (16.99%) ASP.NET
3 150 (12.55%) HTML
4 127 (10.63%) CSS
5 94 (7.87%) XML
6 81 (6.78%) jQuery
7 56 (4.69%) .NET Framework
8 55 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (3.43%) Web Services
10 40 (3.35%) COM
11 39 (3.26%) Ajax
12 33 (2.76%) XSLT
13 29 (2.43%) MDX
13 29 (2.43%) WCF
14 27 (2.26%) HTML5
15 25 (2.09%) WPF
16 22 (1.84%) CSS3
17 18 (1.51%) LINQ
18 17 (1.42%) XHTML
19 10 (0.84%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.70%) Management Information System
2 76 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 45 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (2.76%) Blackberry
5 29 (2.43%) Clustering
6 24 (2.01%) PKI
7 22 (1.84%) Statistics
8 21 (1.76%) N-Tier
9 19 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.51%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.17%) PDA
12 10 (0.84%) Human Factors
13 9 (0.75%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.75%) NHS
13 9 (0.75%) Firmware
14 8 (0.67%) Replication
15 7 (0.59%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.59%) Fat Client
15 7 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 439 (36.74%) Windows
2 156 (13.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 99 (8.28%) Windows 7
5 67 (5.61%) Windows XP
6 54 (4.52%) Linux
7 50 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (3.10%) UNIX
9 27 (2.26%) Windows 8
10 26 (2.18%) Windows 2000 Server
11 20 (1.67%) Apple iOS
12 16 (1.34%) Windows Vista
13 11 (0.92%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.84%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.75%) Solaris
16 7 (0.59%) Android
17 6 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (12.13%) Project Management
2 140 (11.72%) ITIL
3 124 (10.38%) MVC
4 95 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
5 77 (6.44%) PRINCE2
6 69 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (5.27%) Service Delivery
8 57 (4.77%) Software Engineering
9 56 (4.69%) Time Management
9 56 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 50 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
11 46 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (3.51%) OO
12 42 (3.51%) ERP
13 41 (3.43%) CRM
13 41 (3.43%) Data Analysis
13 41 (3.43%) Unit Testing
14 40 (3.35%) Web Development
15 39 (3.26%) Scrum
16 37 (3.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 374 (31.30%) SQL
2 280 (23.43%) C#
3 144 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 105 (8.79%) T-SQL
5 86 (7.20%) VB.NET
6 84 (7.03%) VB
7 62 (5.19%) Java
8 52 (4.35%) C++
9 39 (3.26%) C
10 34 (2.85%) VBA
11 31 (2.59%) VB6
12 27 (2.26%) PL/SQL
13 19 (1.59%) VBScript
14 15 (1.26%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.26%) PHP
15 14 (1.17%) VC++
15 14 (1.17%) Python
16 11 (0.92%) XPath
17 10 (0.84%) XQuery
18 3 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 162 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 153 (12.80%) Degree
3 90 (7.53%) Security Cleared
4 66 (5.52%) MCP
5 52 (4.35%) MCSE
6 50 (4.18%) SC Cleared
7 40 (3.35%) MCITP
8 37 (3.10%) MCTS
9 18 (1.51%) MCSA
9 18 (1.51%) ISEB
10 17 (1.42%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (1.26%) MCSD
13 14 (1.17%) MCPD
14 13 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.92%) CEH
15 11 (0.92%) PMI Certification
16 9 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (0.59%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (8.70%) SLA
2 38 (3.18%) QA
3 14 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.42%) TickIT
6 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.084%) HL7
7 1 (0.084%) Basel II
System Software
1 221 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 120 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (7.20%) Hyper-V
4 36 (3.01%) VMware ESX
5 19 (1.59%) vSphere
5 19 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 18 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (1.00%) XenApp
9 9 (0.75%) UAG
10 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.59%) Xen
11 6 (0.50%) MetaFrame
12 5 (0.42%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.25%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.17%) NFS
14 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.084%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 62 (5.19%) SCCM
2 41 (3.43%) SCOM
3 32 (2.68%) WSUS
4 25 (2.09%) Backup Exec
4 25 (2.09%) Nagios
5 20 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (1.17%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 8 (0.67%) MOM
10 7 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.50%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
13 4 (0.33%) HP SIM
13 4 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.25%) SCSM
14 3 (0.25%) SCDPM
14 3 (0.25%) WMI
14 3 (0.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 887 (74.23%) Microsoft
2 168 (14.06%) VMware
3 89 (7.45%) Citrix
4 88 (7.36%) Cisco
5 78 (6.53%) Oracle
6 44 (3.68%) HP
7 39 (3.26%) SAP
8 32 (2.68%) Dell
9 24 (2.01%) Sitecore
10 22 (1.84%) Apple
11 19 (1.59%) Bomgar
12 15 (1.26%) CommVault
13 13 (1.09%) Avaya
13 13 (1.09%) IBM
14 12 (1.00%) Symantec
15 11 (0.92%) SolarWinds
15 11 (0.92%) Business Objects
15 11 (0.92%) McAfee
15 11 (0.92%) Adobe
15 11 (0.92%) EMC
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Rock Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum potentially flexible for the right
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago