The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 52 125 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.43% 16.34% 14.22%
As % of the Applications category 61.90% 72.25% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 45 116 82
Average salary £28,550 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.86% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
84 173 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.61% 22.61% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 157 102
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Staffordshire region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent -14 18 £31,250 -16.66% 3
Tamworth -9 13 £27,850 +46.57%
Burton-upon-Trent +6 6 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Uttoxeter - 3 £22,500 -
Lichfield +1 1 £57,500 +76.92%
Stafford -5 1 £25,000 -35.48% 3
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 73 (64.60%) Microsoft
2 53 (46.90%) SQL Server
3 46 (40.71%) SQL
3 46 (40.71%) Windows
4 33 (29.20%) MS Office
5 29 (25.66%) .NET
5 29 (25.66%) VMware
6 25 (22.12%) C#
7 22 (19.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (14.16%) Active Directory
9 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
10 15 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (13.27%) Degree
11 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET
11 14 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (11.50%) Citrix
12 13 (11.50%) Cisco
13 12 (10.62%) Windows XP
13 12 (10.62%) CSS
13 12 (10.62%) HTML
14 11 (9.73%) HTML5
14 11 (9.73%) T-SQL
14 11 (9.73%) Cognos
14 11 (9.73%) Project Management
14 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (9.73%) MVC
15 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
15 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.19%) IIS
3 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Lync
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (29.20%) MS Office
2 9 (7.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) LAN
2 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.08%) WAN
4 7 (6.19%) VPN
4 7 (6.19%) DNS
5 6 (5.31%) SAN
6 5 (4.42%) Wireless
7 4 (3.54%) Firewall
7 4 (3.54%) DHCP
8 3 (2.65%) WLAN
8 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.65%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.65%) Internet
8 3 (2.65%) OSPF
8 3 (2.65%) BGP
8 3 (2.65%) EIGRP
8 3 (2.65%) VLAN
9 2 (1.77%) SNMP
9 2 (1.77%) Intranet
10 1 (0.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.90%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.65%) MS Access
7 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.77%) MySQL
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.88%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (7.96%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (34.51%) Analyst
2 21 (18.58%) Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Support Analyst
3 17 (15.04%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) Administrator
4 12 (10.62%) IT Support
5 9 (7.96%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.08%) Consultant
7 7 (6.19%) Coordinator
7 7 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.19%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Support Consultant
8 6 (5.31%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) MI Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Senior IT Support
9 5 (4.42%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.66%) .NET
2 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET
3 12 (10.62%) CSS
3 12 (10.62%) HTML
4 11 (9.73%) HTML5
5 9 (7.96%) .NET Framework
5 9 (7.96%) XML
6 5 (4.42%) WinForms
6 5 (4.42%) Ajax
7 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.65%) LINQ
8 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.77%) jQuery
9 2 (1.77%) XSL
9 2 (1.77%) XHTML
9 2 (1.77%) SOAP
10 1 (0.88%) Web Services
10 1 (0.88%) RESTful
10 1 (0.88%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.42%) Private Cloud
2 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.42%) Clustering
3 4 (3.54%) Statistics
4 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) FMCG
5 2 (1.77%) PDA
6 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.88%) Wiki
6 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.71%) Windows
2 21 (18.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (14.16%) Windows 7
4 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.62%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.96%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.08%) Linux
9 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 5 (4.42%) UNIX
10 5 (4.42%) Solaris
10 5 (4.42%) CentOS
11 2 (1.77%) Android
11 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.73%) Project Management
1 11 (9.73%) MVC
2 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
3 9 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.31%) Software Testing
5 6 (5.31%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.31%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (5.31%) SDLC
6 5 (4.42%) Line Management
6 5 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.42%) Open Source
6 5 (4.42%) ITIL
7 4 (3.54%) OOP
7 4 (3.54%) Change Management
7 4 (3.54%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (2.65%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (2.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.71%) SQL
2 25 (22.12%) C#
3 11 (9.73%) T-SQL
4 10 (8.85%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.08%) VB
6 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.65%) VB6
8 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) Java
8 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Degree
2 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.31%) MCITP
4 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) MCSA
5 4 (3.54%) ISEB
5 4 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.65%) CCNP
6 3 (2.65%) CCNA
7 2 (1.77%) MCP
7 2 (1.77%) MCSE
7 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) MCTS
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (14.16%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.08%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.42%) XenApp
4 5 (4.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Nagios
2 2 (1.77%) WMI
3 1 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (64.60%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.66%) VMware
3 13 (11.50%) Citrix
3 13 (11.50%) Cisco
4 11 (9.73%) Cognos
5 7 (6.19%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.65%) Siemens
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle
7 2 (1.77%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.77%) Apple
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec
8 1 (0.88%) McAfee
8 1 (0.88%) Altiris
8 1 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) Lotus
8 1 (0.88%) Avaya
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