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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 516 568 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.35% 9.94% 8.91%
As % of the Applications category 62.24% 63.25% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 429 482 398
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,984 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
829 898 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.41% 15.71% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 696 749 676
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 April 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 April 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 -10 120 £35,000 - 31
Gloucestershire -2 109 £33,000 -1.49% 25
Wiltshire -4 108 £35,000 -6.66% 27
Dorset +4 84 £32,500 - 10
Somerset +3 42 £27,500 -17.04% 14
Devon -15 40 £33,000 +43.79% 6
Cornwall -11 6 £19,750 -5.95%
Avon - 1 £18,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 811 (76.51%) Microsoft
2 449 (42.36%) Windows
3 365 (34.43%) SQL Server
4 341 (32.17%) SQL
5 280 (26.42%) .NET
6 276 (26.04%) MS Office
7 269 (25.38%) Active Directory
8 256 (24.15%) C#
9 197 (18.58%) ITIL
10 195 (18.40%) ASP.NET
11 185 (17.45%) Finance
12 182 (17.17%) VMware
13 170 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 166 (15.66%) MS Exchange
15 161 (15.19%) Citrix
16 155 (14.62%) JavaScript
17 151 (14.25%) HTML
18 147 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
19 134 (12.64%) Degree
20 132 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
21 130 (12.26%) Project Management
22 124 (11.70%) TCP/IP
23 120 (11.32%) CSS
23 120 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
24 119 (11.23%) Windows Server 2012
25 114 (10.75%) SharePoint
26 112 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
27 110 (10.38%) MVC
28 108 (10.19%) MCSE
29 102 (9.62%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 166 (15.66%) MS Exchange
2 114 (10.75%) SharePoint
3 102 (9.62%) IIS
4 73 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (2.92%) Lync
7 29 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 28 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 23 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (1.13%) Apache
12 11 (1.04%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.04%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.75%) WorkSite
13 8 (0.75%) JBoss
13 8 (0.75%) SAS
14 7 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
15 6 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.57%) CMS
16 5 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 276 (26.04%) MS Office
2 89 (8.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 65 (6.13%) MS Project
4 47 (4.43%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.75%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.38%) SPSS
11 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.19%) Simulink
11 2 (0.19%) InDesign
11 2 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.094%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 22 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.19%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Magento
5 1 (0.094%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.094%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.094%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.094%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.094%) Agresso
5 1 (0.094%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.094%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.094%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.094%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.57%) Office 365
2 26 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.75%) SaaS
4 4 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.094%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 124 (11.70%) TCP/IP
2 102 (9.62%) Firewall
3 83 (7.83%) DNS
4 68 (6.42%) DHCP
5 60 (5.66%) SAN
6 59 (5.57%) VPN
7 49 (4.62%) LAN
8 46 (4.34%) WAN
9 28 (2.64%) VoIP
10 26 (2.45%) Internet
10 26 (2.45%) Wireless
11 14 (1.32%) Intranet
12 12 (1.13%) VLAN
13 9 (0.85%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.66%) FTP
14 7 (0.66%) HTTP
14 7 (0.66%) PBX
14 7 (0.66%) DASS2
14 7 (0.66%) DPNSS
14 7 (0.66%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (7.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
5 63 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 58 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (3.02%) Relational Database
8 30 (2.83%) MySQL
9 25 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (1.51%) MS Access
11 16 (1.51%) Data Mining
11 16 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.51%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (0.94%) OLAP
15 8 (0.75%) BusinessObjects XI
16 7 (0.66%) OLTP
17 6 (0.57%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 57 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.42%) JIRA
4 12 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (1.04%) WinDbg
5 11 (1.04%) GDB
6 9 (0.85%) Subversion
7 8 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (0.47%) JMeter
9 5 (0.47%) NeoLoad
10 4 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.38%) Rational Performance Tester
11 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.19%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.19%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.19%) LabVIEW
General
1 185 (17.45%) Finance
2 39 (3.68%) Banking
3 35 (3.30%) Retail
4 29 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.64%) Aerospace
6 25 (2.36%) Advertising
6 25 (2.36%) Military
6 25 (2.36%) Marketing
7 23 (2.17%) Legal
8 15 (1.42%) Games
9 14 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.13%) Law
11 9 (0.85%) Back Office
12 6 (0.57%) Electronics
13 5 (0.47%) Billing
14 3 (0.28%) French Language
15 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Avionics
15 2 (0.19%) Local Government
16 1 (0.094%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (23.02%) Developer
2 227 (21.42%) Analyst
3 128 (12.08%) Consultant
4 83 (7.83%) .NET Developer
5 75 (7.08%) Support Engineer
6 72 (6.79%) Support Analyst
7 61 (5.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 50 (4.72%) C# Developer
9 44 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (3.40%) Software Developer
11 35 (3.30%) Business Analyst
11 35 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
11 35 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
12 34 (3.21%) Support Specialist
13 33 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 32 (3.02%) Junior
15 31 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
16 29 (2.74%) Project Manager
17 28 (2.64%) Applications Developer
18 27 (2.55%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (26.42%) .NET
2 195 (18.40%) ASP.NET
3 151 (14.25%) HTML
4 120 (11.32%) CSS
5 85 (8.02%) .NET Framework
6 63 (5.94%) jQuery
6 63 (5.94%) Web Services
7 59 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (3.68%) WCF
9 38 (3.58%) Entity Framework
9 38 (3.58%) XML
10 29 (2.74%) Software Packaging
11 25 (2.36%) SOAP
12 21 (1.98%) WPF
12 21 (1.98%) LINQ
13 19 (1.79%) XHTML
14 18 (1.70%) HTML5
15 16 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (1.51%) MSMQ
16 15 (1.42%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 112 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.02%) Fat Client
2 32 (3.02%) Thin Client
2 32 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 29 (2.74%) Client/Server
4 26 (2.45%) Mathematics
5 25 (2.36%) Clustering
5 25 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 16 (1.51%) E-Learning
7 14 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 13 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 10 (0.94%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.94%) Graphic Design
11 8 (0.75%) Physics
11 8 (0.75%) Statistics
12 7 (0.66%) Open Source
13 6 (0.57%) iPad
13 6 (0.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 449 (42.36%) Windows
2 147 (13.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 119 (11.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (7.26%) Windows 7
5 63 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (5.19%) Linux
7 41 (3.87%) Windows 8
8 40 (3.77%) Windows XP
9 32 (3.02%) Windows Vista
10 13 (1.23%) UNIX
11 10 (0.94%) Android
12 8 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (0.57%) CentOS
13 6 (0.57%) Debian
14 5 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (18.58%) ITIL
2 132 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (12.26%) Project Management
4 110 (10.38%) MVC
5 97 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (6.04%) PRINCE2
7 59 (5.57%) Time Management
8 57 (5.38%) Service Management
9 52 (4.91%) Software Engineering
10 49 (4.62%) OO
11 48 (4.53%) Service Delivery
12 47 (4.43%) Waterfall
13 46 (4.34%) Mentoring
14 45 (4.25%) Migration
15 41 (3.87%) Change Management
15 41 (3.87%) CRM
16 40 (3.77%) ETL
17 38 (3.58%) Web Development
18 37 (3.49%) Data Analysis
19 34 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (32.17%) SQL
2 256 (24.15%) C#
3 155 (14.62%) JavaScript
4 92 (8.68%) T-SQL
5 75 (7.08%) Java
6 52 (4.91%) C++
7 46 (4.34%) C
8 45 (4.25%) PowerShell
9 44 (4.15%) VB.NET
10 27 (2.55%) VBA
11 22 (2.08%) Python
12 17 (1.60%) VB
13 11 (1.04%) ActionScript 3.0
13 11 (1.04%) ActionScript 2.0
13 11 (1.04%) ActionScript
13 11 (1.04%) PHP
14 10 (0.94%) Perl
15 9 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.85%) VBScript
16 8 (0.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 170 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (12.64%) Degree
3 108 (10.19%) MCSE
4 91 (8.58%) Security Cleared
5 75 (7.08%) MCSA
6 54 (5.09%) SC Cleared
7 46 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 38 (3.58%) CCA
8 38 (3.58%) Citrix Certification
9 37 (3.49%) MCITP
10 35 (3.30%) MCP
11 27 (2.55%) DV Cleared
12 22 (2.08%) ISEB
13 18 (1.70%) MCPD
14 14 (1.32%) CCEA
14 14 (1.32%) CCEE
15 12 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (0.94%) CCNA
18 7 (0.66%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.81%) SLA
2 31 (2.92%) QA
3 8 (0.75%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.19%) DO-254
6 2 (0.19%) DO-160
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
System Software
1 269 (25.38%) Active Directory
2 120 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (7.64%) Hyper-V
4 61 (5.75%) XenApp
5 34 (3.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 29 (2.74%) BitLocker
7 19 (1.79%) vSphere
8 17 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.04%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.85%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.38%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.38%) NFS
12 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.19%) Firmware
14 1 (0.094%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.094%) Xen
14 1 (0.094%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.094%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 54 (5.09%) SCCM
2 29 (2.74%) SCOM
3 16 (1.51%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.94%) WSUS
5 9 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (0.75%) SCVMM
7 7 (0.66%) SCSM
8 6 (0.57%) Windows Intune
9 5 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.47%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.38%) Puppet
10 4 (0.38%) Netcool
10 4 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.38%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.28%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.19%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.094%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.094%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 811 (76.51%) Microsoft
2 182 (17.17%) VMware
3 161 (15.19%) Citrix
4 97 (9.15%) Oracle
5 85 (8.02%) Cisco
6 38 (3.58%) Remedy
7 30 (2.83%) Sophos
7 30 (2.83%) Business Objects
8 29 (2.74%) IBM
9 28 (2.64%) HP
10 27 (2.55%) SAP
11 23 (2.17%) EMC
12 20 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.79%) Dell
14 14 (1.32%) AppSense
15 13 (1.23%) Symantec
16 12 (1.13%) Adobe
16 12 (1.13%) Apple
16 12 (1.13%) Siemens
17 10 (0.94%) McAfee
Weston-super-mare, Somerset
networx
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
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Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £4000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: car, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Holidays,Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits + commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Market leading Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £16500 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 4 days ago