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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 521 505 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.02% 8.61% 10.89%
As % of the Applications category 61.01% 56.49% 66.10%
Number of salaries quoted 457 439 499
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,753 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.35%
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
854 894 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.79% 15.24% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 691 770 751
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £49,000
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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +6 156 £35,000 - 23
Wiltshire +1 122 £32,500 -13.33% 23
Dorset +9 111 £33,000 -5.71% 18
Somerset +1 52 £32,500 -4.41% 9
Gloucestershire -29 37 £35,000 +6.06% 17
Cornwall +10 20 £38,750 +29.16% 5
Devon -16 20 £35,000 +33.33% 5
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 752 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 361 (35.85%) Windows
3 342 (33.96%) SQL
4 338 (33.57%) SQL Server
5 269 (26.71%) .NET
6 224 (22.24%) C#
7 214 (21.25%) Finance
8 205 (20.36%) MS Office
8 205 (20.36%) Active Directory
9 171 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
10 167 (16.58%) MS Exchange
11 164 (16.29%) ITIL
12 162 (16.09%) ASP.NET
12 162 (16.09%) JavaScript
13 161 (15.99%) VMware
14 153 (15.19%) Windows Server
15 144 (14.30%) Analytical Skills
16 137 (13.60%) HTML
17 135 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
18 131 (13.01%) CSS
18 131 (13.01%) Degree
19 129 (12.81%) MVC
20 117 (11.62%) Citrix
20 117 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
21 108 (10.72%) Windows Server 2008
21 108 (10.72%) Security Cleared
22 97 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
23 95 (9.43%) Project Management
23 95 (9.43%) Oracle
24 92 (9.14%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 167 (16.58%) MS Exchange
2 92 (9.14%) SharePoint
3 83 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (4.97%) Skype for Business
5 47 (4.67%) IIS
6 27 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (2.28%) Apache
9 11 (1.09%) CMS
10 10 (0.99%) SAS
10 10 (0.99%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.79%) Drupal
12 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.79%) JBoss
13 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (0.50%) MS Project Server
13 5 (0.50%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 205 (20.36%) MS Office
2 84 (8.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 55 (5.46%) MS Project
4 34 (3.38%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.50%) SPSS
8 4 (0.40%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.30%) CorelDRAW
10 2 (0.20%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.20%) CATIA
10 2 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.20%) Maya
10 2 (0.20%) Revit
11 1 (0.099%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.099%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.099%) Niku Workbench
11 1 (0.099%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 37 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.79%) FastStats
3 18 (1.79%) SAP Business One
4 10 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.60%) Oracle ASCP
5 6 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.50%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 3 (0.30%) Demantra
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.20%) Line 50
9 1 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.099%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.099%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.099%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.77%) Office 365
2 26 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.49%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.30%) Pure360
5 3 (0.30%) SaaS
5 3 (0.30%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 82 (8.14%) Firewall
2 64 (6.36%) SAN
3 56 (5.56%) LAN
4 50 (4.97%) WAN
5 44 (4.37%) DNS
6 33 (3.28%) Internet
6 33 (3.28%) VLAN
7 29 (2.88%) VPN
8 25 (2.48%) TCP/IP
9 24 (2.38%) DHCP
10 21 (2.09%) IPsec
11 20 (1.99%) Skype
12 18 (1.79%) Intranet
13 17 (1.69%) Wireless
14 13 (1.29%) HTTP
15 11 (1.09%) FTP
15 11 (1.09%) SMPP
15 11 (1.09%) SMTP
15 11 (1.09%) VoIP
15 11 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (33.57%) SQL Server
2 76 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (3.57%) MySQL
7 35 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (2.58%) MS Access
10 23 (2.28%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (2.09%) Relational Database
12 20 (1.99%) Data Mining
13 19 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (1.79%) Power BI
15 16 (1.59%) OLAP
16 15 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
17 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database
18 11 (1.09%) NoSQL
18 11 (1.09%) QlikView
19 10 (0.99%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 76 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 58 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.79%) JIRA
5 7 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.60%) FitNesse
6 6 (0.60%) Subversion
7 5 (0.50%) JMeter
7 5 (0.50%) NeoLoad
7 5 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.50%) TortoiseSVN
7 5 (0.50%) VisualSVN
8 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.40%) Maven
9 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.30%) Selenium
10 2 (0.20%) Xcode
11 1 (0.099%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.099%) NetBeans
General
1 214 (21.25%) Finance
2 68 (6.75%) Telecoms
3 49 (4.87%) Marketing
4 47 (4.67%) Banking
5 24 (2.38%) Retail
6 22 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.09%) Law
8 15 (1.49%) Legal
9 14 (1.39%) Billing
10 12 (1.19%) Advertising
10 12 (1.19%) Electronics
11 11 (1.09%) Back Office
12 10 (0.99%) Publishing
13 8 (0.79%) Military
14 7 (0.70%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.50%) Local Government
15 5 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.40%) Automotive
17 3 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 240 (23.83%) Developer
2 210 (20.85%) Analyst
3 114 (11.32%) .NET Developer
4 99 (9.83%) Support Engineer
5 72 (7.15%) C# Developer
6 65 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 57 (5.66%) SQL Developer
8 53 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 48 (4.77%) Applications Support
10 47 (4.67%) Consultant
11 46 (4.57%) IT Engineer
12 45 (4.47%) IT Support
13 44 (4.37%) Support Analyst
14 36 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
15 35 (3.48%) Service Analyst
16 34 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 33 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
17 33 (3.28%) Project Manager
17 33 (3.28%) Service Desk Analyst
18 31 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (26.71%) .NET
2 162 (16.09%) ASP.NET
3 137 (13.60%) HTML
4 131 (13.01%) CSS
5 83 (8.24%) .NET Framework
6 73 (7.25%) XML
7 67 (6.65%) jQuery
8 58 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (5.46%) Web Services
10 44 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 42 (4.17%) Entity Framework
12 39 (3.87%) WCF
13 38 (3.77%) Ajax
13 38 (3.77%) HTML5
14 37 (3.67%) AngularJS
15 31 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (2.98%) WinForms
17 25 (2.48%) CSS3
18 23 (2.28%) SOAP
19 20 (1.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 144 (14.30%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.07%) User Experience
3 34 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 29 (2.88%) Driving Licence
6 19 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.59%) CMDB
8 15 (1.49%) EqualLogic
9 14 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.19%) EPoS
11 9 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.89%) NHS
11 9 (0.89%) Visualisation
12 8 (0.79%) Blackberry
12 8 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.79%) Hedge funds
12 8 (0.79%) LIMS
12 8 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
12 8 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 361 (35.85%) Windows
2 153 (15.19%) Windows Server
3 117 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 108 (10.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (8.24%) Windows 7
6 47 (4.67%) Linux
7 41 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (2.28%) Mac OS
9 22 (2.18%) Android
9 22 (2.18%) Apple iOS
10 21 (2.09%) Unix
11 16 (1.59%) Windows 8
12 15 (1.49%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.99%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.40%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.40%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.099%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.099%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (16.29%) ITIL
3 129 (12.81%) MVC
4 95 (9.43%) Project Management
5 75 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (7.05%) Software Engineering
7 69 (6.85%) SDLC
8 68 (6.75%) CRM
9 62 (6.16%) Scrum
10 52 (5.16%) PRINCE2
11 51 (5.06%) Mentoring
12 48 (4.77%) Time Management
13 38 (3.77%) Service Delivery
14 37 (3.67%) ETL
15 34 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (3.28%) Data Modelling
16 33 (3.28%) ERP
16 33 (3.28%) Migration
17 32 (3.18%) Asset Management
17 32 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 342 (33.96%) SQL
2 224 (22.24%) C#
3 162 (16.09%) JavaScript
4 65 (6.45%) Java
5 63 (6.26%) T-SQL
6 62 (6.16%) VB
7 42 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 37 (3.67%) C++
9 34 (3.38%) PowerShell
10 31 (3.08%) VBA
11 28 (2.78%) PHP
12 23 (2.28%) C
12 23 (2.28%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.18%) VB6
14 18 (1.79%) VC++
15 16 (1.59%) Python
16 13 (1.29%) XPath
16 13 (1.29%) XQuery
17 12 (1.19%) R
18 9 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 135 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 131 (13.01%) Degree
3 108 (10.72%) Security Cleared
4 66 (6.55%) SC Cleared
5 63 (6.26%) MCSE
6 48 (4.77%) MCSA
7 40 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (3.48%) CCA
8 35 (3.48%) Citrix Certification
9 33 (3.28%) ISEB
9 33 (3.28%) MCP
10 32 (3.18%) MCTS
11 29 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (2.09%) MCPD
13 20 (1.99%) DV Cleared
14 19 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 14 (1.39%) CCEA
15 14 (1.39%) CCEE
16 13 (1.29%) ISTQB
17 10 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.28%) QA
2 24 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.99%) SLA
4 5 (0.50%) COBIT
5 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.099%) SDET
7 1 (0.099%) Solvency II
System Software
1 205 (20.36%) Active Directory
2 97 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (6.26%) XenApp
4 29 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.99%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.79%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.50%) vSphere
8 4 (0.40%) Firmware
9 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.20%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.099%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.099%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (3.57%) SCCM
2 21 (2.09%) SCOM
3 11 (1.09%) Foglight
3 11 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (0.70%) ZENworks
5 6 (0.60%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.50%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.50%) SmoothWall
7 4 (0.40%) Nagios
7 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.40%) Puppet
8 3 (0.30%) WSUS
9 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.099%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.099%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 752 (74.68%) Microsoft
2 161 (15.99%) VMware
3 117 (11.62%) Citrix
4 95 (9.43%) Oracle
5 41 (4.07%) SAP
6 40 (3.97%) HP
7 33 (3.28%) Dell
8 32 (3.18%) Symantec
9 31 (3.08%) EMC
10 23 (2.28%) Google
11 22 (2.18%) Cisco
12 18 (1.79%) Apple
12 18 (1.79%) Veeam
13 17 (1.69%) AppSense
13 17 (1.69%) NetApp
14 15 (1.49%) WatchGuard
15 11 (1.09%) Fortinet
15 11 (1.09%) Kaseya
15 11 (1.09%) Kaspersky
16 10 (0.99%) Intel Security
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