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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 561 614 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.32% 11.14% 10.79%
As % of the Applications category 58.32% 67.40% 66.48%
Number of salaries quoted 499 518 542
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,867 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
962 911 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.99% 16.53% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 836 761 801
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +9 149 £37,500 +11.94% 13
Bristol -19 120 £35,500 -7.49% 35
Dorset -8 105 £35,000 +2.94% 15
Gloucestershire -7 80 £32,750 +3.96% 8
Somerset +9 59 £34,000 +3.03% 6
Devon -7 42 £25,000 +20.19% 5
Cornwall -12 1 £30,000 +66.66% 3
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 875 (75.69%) Microsoft
2 422 (36.51%) Windows
3 419 (36.25%) SQL Server
4 382 (33.04%) SQL
5 328 (28.37%) .NET
6 314 (27.16%) C#
7 288 (24.91%) MS Office
8 240 (20.76%) ASP.NET
9 230 (19.90%) HTML
10 224 (19.38%) Active Directory
11 201 (17.39%) VMware
12 200 (17.30%) JavaScript
13 184 (15.92%) Degree
14 183 (15.83%) MS Exchange
15 178 (15.40%) CSS
15 178 (15.40%) Finance
16 165 (14.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 156 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
18 151 (13.06%) ITIL
19 147 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
20 144 (12.46%) Oracle
20 144 (12.46%) Project Management
21 135 (11.68%) MVC
22 133 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
23 132 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
24 119 (10.29%) Citrix
25 116 (10.03%) Security Cleared
26 115 (9.95%) .NET Framework
27 114 (9.86%) SharePoint
28 111 (9.60%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 183 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 114 (9.86%) SharePoint
3 93 (8.04%) IIS
4 72 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 33 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 31 (2.68%) Lync
9 27 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 26 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
10 26 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (1.90%) Apache
12 19 (1.64%) Umbraco
13 17 (1.47%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.95%) CMS
15 10 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
16 8 (0.69%) JBoss
17 7 (0.61%) Confluence
17 7 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
18 5 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 288 (24.91%) MS Office
2 105 (9.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 55 (4.76%) MS Project
4 49 (4.24%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.56%) Photoshop
6 16 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.95%) Acrobat
9 9 (0.78%) Adobe After Effects
9 9 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.52%) InDesign
11 4 (0.35%) FrameMaker
12 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.17%) Simulink
13 2 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.087%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.087%) FastStats
14 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.087%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 27 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.35%) Summit
3 4 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.35%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.17%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.087%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.087%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.087%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.087%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.087%) Agresso
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.81%) Office 365
2 26 (2.25%) SaaS
3 21 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.26%) GitHub
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.087%) IaaS
6 1 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.087%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (9.60%) Firewall
2 91 (7.87%) TCP/IP
3 64 (5.54%) SAN
4 57 (4.93%) VPN
5 55 (4.76%) LAN
6 52 (4.50%) DNS
7 51 (4.41%) WAN
8 45 (3.89%) DHCP
9 27 (2.34%) VoIP
10 23 (1.99%) VLAN
10 23 (1.99%) Internet
11 17 (1.47%) Wireless
12 16 (1.38%) MPLS
13 15 (1.30%) NetScaler
14 13 (1.12%) NAS
15 11 (0.95%) ISDN
15 11 (0.95%) FTP
15 11 (0.95%) SSL
16 8 (0.69%) Intranet
17 7 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 82 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 71 (6.14%) MySQL
5 68 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (4.58%) Relational Database
7 51 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (3.03%) MS Access
10 27 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (2.34%) Oracle Database
11 26 (2.25%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.30%) OLAP
14 11 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (0.87%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 46 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (2.42%) QuickTest Pro
4 20 (1.73%) JIRA
5 12 (1.04%) Selenium
6 11 (0.95%) Subversion
7 10 (0.87%) Rational Performance Tester
7 10 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (0.61%) Moq
9 7 (0.61%) NUnit
10 6 (0.52%) JMeter
11 5 (0.43%) GDB
11 5 (0.43%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.35%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.35%) ReSharper
12 4 (0.35%) WATIR
General
1 178 (15.40%) Finance
2 55 (4.76%) Advertising
3 44 (3.81%) Retail
4 40 (3.46%) Aerospace
5 33 (2.85%) Banking
5 33 (2.85%) Military
6 27 (2.34%) Marketing
6 27 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.08%) Legal
8 17 (1.47%) Games
9 11 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.61%) Law
11 6 (0.52%) Automotive
11 6 (0.52%) Back Office
12 5 (0.43%) Electronics
13 4 (0.35%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.35%) French Language
13 4 (0.35%) German Language
14 3 (0.26%) Billing
15 2 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 282 (24.39%) Developer
2 249 (21.54%) Analyst
3 128 (11.07%) Consultant
4 94 (8.13%) .NET Developer
5 90 (7.79%) Support Engineer
6 74 (6.40%) Support Analyst
7 64 (5.54%) C# Developer
8 57 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 55 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 47 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 47 (4.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 46 (3.98%) Applications Support
12 44 (3.81%) Business Analyst
13 43 (3.72%) Project Manager
13 43 (3.72%) Web Developer
14 41 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
15 38 (3.29%) Junior
16 37 (3.20%) 3rd Line Support
17 35 (3.03%) Architect
18 34 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (28.37%) .NET
2 240 (20.76%) ASP.NET
3 230 (19.90%) HTML
4 178 (15.40%) CSS
5 115 (9.95%) .NET Framework
6 82 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 82 (7.09%) jQuery
7 76 (6.57%) XML
8 63 (5.45%) Web Services
9 43 (3.72%) HTML5
10 37 (3.20%) WCF
10 37 (3.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 34 (2.94%) CSS3
12 26 (2.25%) SOAP
13 18 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (1.56%) MSMQ
13 18 (1.56%) AngularJS
14 16 (1.38%) XHTML
14 16 (1.38%) WPF
14 16 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 132 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (4.33%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.15%) Computer Science
4 43 (3.72%) Mathematics
5 26 (2.25%) E-Learning
6 23 (1.99%) Fat Client
6 23 (1.99%) Thin Client
7 22 (1.90%) Graphic Design
8 19 (1.64%) Clustering
9 17 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.38%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.12%) PKI
11 13 (1.12%) Statistics
12 12 (1.04%) Open Source
13 10 (0.87%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.87%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.87%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.78%) SCORM
14 9 (0.78%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 422 (36.51%) Windows
2 133 (11.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (5.80%) Windows 7
5 58 (5.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (4.58%) Linux
7 43 (3.72%) Windows XP
8 31 (2.68%) Windows Vista
9 30 (2.60%) Windows 8
10 13 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (1.12%) UNIX
11 6 (0.52%) Debian
11 6 (0.52%) CentOS
12 4 (0.35%) Android
13 3 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.087%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (13.06%) ITIL
3 144 (12.46%) Project Management
4 135 (11.68%) MVC
5 102 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 91 (7.87%) Time Management
7 68 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 65 (5.62%) OO
9 61 (5.28%) Mentoring
10 59 (5.10%) PRINCE2
11 54 (4.67%) Scrum
12 52 (4.50%) Web Development
13 50 (4.33%) CRM
13 50 (4.33%) Service Management
14 47 (4.07%) Change Management
15 42 (3.63%) ETL
15 42 (3.63%) Waterfall
16 41 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
17 40 (3.46%) Software Testing
17 40 (3.46%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 382 (33.04%) SQL
2 314 (27.16%) C#
3 200 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 85 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 84 (7.27%) Java
6 56 (4.84%) VB.NET
7 50 (4.33%) C++
8 42 (3.63%) VBA
9 41 (3.55%) C
10 33 (2.85%) VB
11 23 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.99%) Python
12 17 (1.47%) Perl
13 16 (1.38%) PHP
14 15 (1.30%) VBScript
15 11 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
15 11 (0.95%) ActionScript 2.0
15 11 (0.95%) ActionScript
16 10 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 184 (15.92%) Degree
2 165 (14.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 116 (10.03%) Security Cleared
4 90 (7.79%) MCSE
5 72 (6.23%) SC Cleared
6 64 (5.54%) MCSA
7 63 (5.45%) MCP
8 45 (3.89%) ISEB
9 41 (3.55%) MCITP
10 38 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 35 (3.03%) CCA
11 35 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
12 23 (1.99%) DV Cleared
13 19 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 17 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (1.30%) MCPD
16 14 (1.21%) CCNA
17 12 (1.04%) CCEA
17 12 (1.04%) VCP5
17 12 (1.04%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.19%) SLA
2 43 (3.72%) QA
3 13 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.52%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.17%) DO-254
5 2 (0.17%) DO-160
6 1 (0.087%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.087%) COBIT
System Software
1 224 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 147 (12.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (6.57%) Hyper-V
4 39 (3.37%) XenApp
5 27 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (1.99%) vSphere
7 21 (1.82%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.56%) Terminal Services
9 13 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (0.78%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.43%) Firmware
12 5 (0.43%) NFS
13 3 (0.26%) XenServer
13 3 (0.26%) UAG
13 3 (0.26%) Xen
14 1 (0.087%) BlackBerry Internet Service
14 1 (0.087%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 54 (4.67%) SCCM
2 31 (2.68%) SCOM
3 21 (1.82%) WSUS
4 14 (1.21%) SCVMM
5 13 (1.12%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (0.87%) SCOrch
6 10 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (0.61%) SCSM
7 7 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.52%) Nagios
9 5 (0.43%) Hyperic
9 5 (0.43%) Netcool
9 5 (0.43%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.26%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.26%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.26%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 875 (75.69%) Microsoft
2 201 (17.39%) VMware
3 144 (12.46%) Oracle
4 119 (10.29%) Citrix
5 76 (6.57%) Cisco
6 31 (2.68%) EMC
7 29 (2.51%) IBM
8 28 (2.42%) HP
9 26 (2.25%) SAP
9 26 (2.25%) Business Objects
10 21 (1.82%) Adobe
10 21 (1.82%) Dell
11 18 (1.56%) Sitecore
12 15 (1.30%) Remedy
12 15 (1.30%) Avaya
13 14 (1.21%) CheckPoint
13 14 (1.21%) Riverbed
14 13 (1.12%) F5
14 13 (1.12%) Sophos
14 13 (1.12%) Red Hat
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits 15% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Pension + paid overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £23.5k - 27.5k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
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Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
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Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £25000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago