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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 515 570 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.88% 9.72% 8.76%
As % of the Applications category 66.97% 64.33% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 434 481 393
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
769 886 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.26% 15.10% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 651 744 689
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 122 £37,500 +10.29% 36
Wiltshire -2 109 £35,000 +4.47% 17
Gloucestershire 0 108 £33,500 -0.74% 10
Dorset +7 73 £33,125 -5.35% 10
Somerset -1 47 £34,508 +2.24% 13
Devon -10 47 £33,000 +43.63% 3
Cornwall -12 2 £19,750 -5.95% 1
Avon - 1 £18,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 767 (74.83%) Microsoft
2 428 (41.76%) Windows
3 350 (34.15%) SQL Server
4 334 (32.59%) SQL
5 280 (27.32%) .NET
6 275 (26.83%) MS Office
7 252 (24.59%) C#
8 247 (24.10%) Active Directory
9 198 (19.32%) ITIL
10 195 (19.02%) ASP.NET
11 172 (16.78%) Finance
12 170 (16.59%) VMware
13 152 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 151 (14.73%) Citrix
15 145 (14.15%) MS Exchange
16 142 (13.85%) JavaScript
17 139 (13.56%) HTML
18 137 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
19 133 (12.98%) Degree
19 133 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
20 123 (12.00%) Project Management
21 117 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
22 114 (11.12%) TCP/IP
22 114 (11.12%) Windows Server 2012
23 110 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
24 109 (10.63%) SharePoint
25 108 (10.54%) CSS
26 103 (10.05%) MVC
27 100 (9.76%) IIS
28 96 (9.37%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 145 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 109 (10.63%) SharePoint
3 100 (9.76%) IIS
4 58 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (2.24%) Lync
7 22 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 22 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (1.17%) Apache
11 11 (1.07%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
12 10 (0.98%) WorkSite
12 10 (0.98%) SAS
13 8 (0.78%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.78%) JBoss
14 6 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.59%) CMS
15 5 (0.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 275 (26.83%) MS Office
2 73 (7.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 65 (6.34%) MS Project
4 43 (4.20%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.78%) InfoPath
6 7 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.39%) SPSS
9 3 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.29%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.29%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.20%) Simulink
11 1 (0.098%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 20 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.098%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.098%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.098%) Agresso
5 1 (0.098%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.098%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.098%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.098%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.098%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 51 (4.98%) Office 365
2 27 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.68%) SaaS
4 5 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.098%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 114 (11.12%) TCP/IP
2 86 (8.39%) Firewall
3 76 (7.41%) DNS
4 61 (5.95%) DHCP
5 52 (5.07%) SAN
6 42 (4.10%) LAN
7 38 (3.71%) VPN
8 35 (3.41%) WAN
9 31 (3.02%) Wireless
10 30 (2.93%) Internet
11 24 (2.34%) VoIP
12 13 (1.27%) Intranet
13 9 (0.88%) Network Security
14 8 (0.78%) VLAN
14 8 (0.78%) WLAN
15 7 (0.68%) Ethernet
15 7 (0.68%) SMTP
15 7 (0.68%) HTTP
16 6 (0.59%) Wireshark
17 5 (0.49%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 48 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (1.76%) MS Access
10 17 (1.66%) Oracle Database
11 16 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.56%) Data Mining
11 16 (1.56%) MySQL
12 13 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.78%) OLAP
15 7 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
16 6 (0.59%) SSDT
16 6 (0.59%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 58 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (3.71%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.27%) GDB
3 13 (1.27%) WinDbg
4 11 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (1.07%) JIRA
5 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.78%) Subversion
6 8 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.49%) JMeter
8 5 (0.49%) NeoLoad
9 4 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.20%) Rational Performance Tester
10 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.20%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.20%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
General
1 172 (16.78%) Finance
2 35 (3.41%) Banking
3 34 (3.32%) Retail
4 31 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.93%) Military
6 27 (2.63%) Marketing
7 25 (2.44%) Aerospace
8 20 (1.95%) Advertising
9 19 (1.85%) Games
10 17 (1.66%) Legal
11 15 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.88%) Law
12 9 (0.88%) Back Office
13 7 (0.68%) Electronics
14 5 (0.49%) Billing
14 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.39%) French Language
16 3 (0.29%) Local Government
17 2 (0.20%) Avionics
17 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 238 (23.22%) Analyst
2 233 (22.73%) Developer
3 114 (11.12%) Consultant
4 85 (8.29%) .NET Developer
5 81 (7.90%) Support Analyst
6 72 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 53 (5.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 50 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 45 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (3.51%) Business Analyst
11 33 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support
11 33 (3.22%) Technical Consultant
11 33 (3.22%) Software Developer
12 32 (3.12%) Junior
13 31 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support
14 30 (2.93%) Senior Developer
14 30 (2.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 29 (2.83%) Systems Analyst
15 29 (2.83%) Support Specialist
15 29 (2.83%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (27.32%) .NET
2 195 (19.02%) ASP.NET
3 139 (13.56%) HTML
4 108 (10.54%) CSS
5 84 (8.20%) .NET Framework
6 69 (6.73%) Web Services
7 61 (5.95%) jQuery
8 56 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (3.71%) XML
10 37 (3.61%) WCF
11 34 (3.32%) Entity Framework
12 25 (2.44%) Software Packaging
12 25 (2.44%) WPF
13 22 (2.15%) SOAP
14 21 (2.05%) HTML5
14 21 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (1.85%) XHTML
15 19 (1.85%) LINQ
15 19 (1.85%) AngularJS
16 16 (1.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.22%) Fat Client
3 33 (3.22%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.22%) Thin Client
4 28 (2.73%) Mathematics
5 23 (2.24%) Client/Server
6 19 (1.85%) Clustering
7 14 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.17%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.07%) E-Learning
9 11 (1.07%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.98%) Physics
11 9 (0.88%) iPad
12 8 (0.78%) iPhone
13 7 (0.68%) Statistics
13 7 (0.68%) Open Source
14 6 (0.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 428 (41.76%) Windows
2 133 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 114 (11.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 79 (7.71%) Windows 7
5 57 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (5.27%) Linux
7 38 (3.71%) Windows 8
8 33 (3.22%) Windows XP
9 30 (2.93%) Windows Vista
10 10 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.98%) UNIX
11 8 (0.78%) Android
11 8 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.59%) CentOS
13 6 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (0.59%) Debian
14 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.098%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (19.32%) ITIL
2 137 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (12.00%) Project Management
4 103 (10.05%) MVC
5 83 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (6.63%) PRINCE2
7 63 (6.15%) Time Management
8 58 (5.66%) Service Management
9 54 (5.27%) OO
10 50 (4.88%) Waterfall
11 48 (4.68%) Software Engineering
12 45 (4.39%) Mentoring
13 41 (4.00%) Service Delivery
13 41 (4.00%) Migration
14 38 (3.71%) ETL
15 37 (3.61%) CRM
16 36 (3.51%) OOD
16 36 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 36 (3.51%) Change Management
17 35 (3.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 334 (32.59%) SQL
2 252 (24.59%) C#
3 142 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 80 (7.80%) T-SQL
5 70 (6.83%) Java
6 53 (5.17%) C++
7 49 (4.78%) C
8 44 (4.29%) PowerShell
9 42 (4.10%) VB.NET
10 29 (2.83%) VBA
11 15 (1.46%) VB
11 15 (1.46%) Python
12 13 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.17%) PHP
14 8 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
14 8 (0.78%) ActionScript 2.0
14 8 (0.78%) MATLAB
14 8 (0.78%) ActionScript
14 8 (0.78%) VBScript
15 7 (0.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 152 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 133 (12.98%) Degree
3 96 (9.37%) MCSE
4 88 (8.59%) Security Cleared
5 62 (6.05%) MCSA
6 45 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (4.10%) SC Cleared
8 36 (3.51%) CCA
8 36 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
9 35 (3.41%) MCITP
10 30 (2.93%) MCP
11 28 (2.73%) DV Cleared
12 22 (2.15%) ISEB
13 14 (1.37%) MCPD
14 11 (1.07%) CCEA
14 11 (1.07%) CCEE
15 10 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (0.88%) CCNA
16 9 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
17 7 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.20%) SLA
2 29 (2.83%) QA
3 8 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.20%) DO-254
7 2 (0.20%) DO-160
8 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
System Software
1 247 (24.10%) Active Directory
2 110 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (6.83%) Hyper-V
4 59 (5.76%) XenApp
5 28 (2.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 23 (2.24%) BitLocker
7 20 (1.95%) vSphere
8 7 (0.68%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.59%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.20%) Firmware
12 2 (0.20%) NFS
13 1 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.098%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 55 (5.37%) SCCM
2 28 (2.73%) SCOM
3 18 (1.76%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.98%) WSUS
5 9 (0.88%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.59%) Windows Intune
7 5 (0.49%) Puppet
7 5 (0.49%) SCSM
8 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.29%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.20%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.20%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.20%) Netcool
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.098%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.098%) Nagios
Vendors
1 767 (74.83%) Microsoft
2 170 (16.59%) VMware
3 151 (14.73%) Citrix
4 89 (8.68%) Oracle
5 72 (7.02%) Cisco
6 35 (3.41%) Remedy
7 30 (2.93%) IBM
8 29 (2.83%) Business Objects
9 27 (2.63%) HP
10 26 (2.54%) Sophos
11 24 (2.34%) SAP
12 21 (2.05%) Red Hat
13 16 (1.56%) Symantec
14 15 (1.46%) EMC
15 13 (1.27%) Dell
15 13 (1.27%) Apple
15 13 (1.27%) Google
16 11 (1.07%) AppSense
17 10 (0.98%) McAfee
17 10 (0.98%) Adobe
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