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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 91 82 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.98% 14.44% 8.91%
As % of the Applications category 77.12% 73.87% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 77 70 43
Average salary £38,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,369 £18,900 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
118 111 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.01% 19.54% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 99 92 72
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 30 January 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 30 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 35 £38,000 +72.72% 3
Stafford +7 16 £40,000 +33.33%
Lichfield -1 10 £21,250 -34.10%
Burton-upon-Trent +16 7 £25,000 +9.89% 1
Cannock -1 3 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Tamworth -10 3 £19,000 -33.91% 2
Uttoxeter - 1 - -
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 115 (58.08%) SQL Server
2 112 (56.57%) SQL
3 108 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 72 (36.36%) Windows
5 61 (30.81%) C#
6 60 (30.30%) .NET
7 52 (26.26%) MS Office
8 42 (21.21%) ASP.NET
9 37 (18.69%) HTML
10 33 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (16.16%) Degree
11 32 (16.16%) JavaScript
12 30 (15.15%) Active Directory
13 29 (14.65%) CSS
14 28 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (12.12%) VMware
16 24 (12.12%) VB.NET
17 23 (11.62%) XML
17 23 (11.62%) ITIL
17 23 (11.62%) Citrix
18 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 21 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (10.61%) Project Management
19 21 (10.61%) Software Engineering
20 20 (10.10%) Windows 7
21 19 (9.60%) Cisco
21 19 (9.60%) TCP/IP
21 19 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.55%) SAS
3 8 (4.04%) Apache
4 7 (3.54%) IIS
4 7 (3.54%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.51%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 52 (26.26%) MS Office
2 19 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.54%) TargetLink
3 7 (3.54%) Simulink
3 7 (3.54%) Stateflow
4 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.01%) MS Project
6 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.57%) Internet
3 12 (6.06%) DNS
3 12 (6.06%) DHCP
4 10 (5.05%) LAN
5 8 (4.04%) Wireless
5 8 (4.04%) SNMP
5 8 (4.04%) Intranet
6 7 (3.54%) Firewall
7 6 (3.03%) VPN
7 6 (3.03%) WAN
8 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.01%) SAN
8 2 (1.01%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (58.08%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.59%) MS Access
6 11 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.04%) MySQL
7 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.03%) Data Mining
8 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.52%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.01%) OLTP
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.01%) Big Data
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (2.53%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.53%) NUnit
4 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 16 (8.08%) Finance
2 14 (7.07%) Marketing
3 9 (4.55%) Automotive
4 7 (3.54%) Electronics
5 6 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (31.31%) Developer
2 47 (23.74%) Analyst
3 26 (13.13%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.10%) Software Engineer
5 15 (7.58%) Programmer
5 15 (7.58%) Administrator
6 14 (7.07%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.57%) IT Support
8 12 (6.06%) .NET Software Engineer
9 11 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
10 10 (5.05%) Support Technician
10 10 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.55%) Service Analyst
11 9 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
12 8 (4.04%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.04%) Consultant
12 8 (4.04%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.30%) .NET
2 42 (21.21%) ASP.NET
3 37 (18.69%) HTML
4 29 (14.65%) CSS
5 23 (11.62%) XML
6 14 (7.07%) HTML5
7 13 (6.57%) jQuery
8 10 (5.05%) WinForms
9 9 (4.55%) Ajax
10 8 (4.04%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.04%) LINQ
11 7 (3.54%) CSS3
11 7 (3.54%) WPF
12 6 (3.03%) WCF
13 5 (2.53%) JSP
13 5 (2.53%) SOAP
13 5 (2.53%) J2EE
13 5 (2.53%) JSF
13 5 (2.53%) WF
14 4 (2.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.57%) Statistics
4 8 (4.04%) PDA
4 8 (4.04%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.54%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.54%) Clustering
6 6 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.02%) Open Source
8 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.52%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.01%) Wiki
9 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.51%) Social Media
10 1 (0.51%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.36%) Windows
2 22 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (10.10%) Windows 7
4 17 (8.59%) Linux
4 17 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.54%) CentOS
8 7 (3.54%) UNIX
9 5 (2.53%) Solaris
10 4 (2.02%) Android
10 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.01%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.62%) ITIL
2 21 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (10.61%) Project Management
2 21 (10.61%) Software Engineering
3 19 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (9.09%) MVC
5 17 (8.59%) E-Commerce
5 17 (8.59%) Data Analysis
6 15 (7.58%) Web Development
7 14 (7.07%) CRM
8 12 (6.06%) Scrum
8 12 (6.06%) OO
9 11 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 11 (5.56%) Data Management
10 10 (5.05%) Time Management
10 10 (5.05%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (5.05%) OOP
11 9 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.55%) Change Management
11 9 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 112 (56.57%) SQL
2 61 (30.81%) C#
3 32 (16.16%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 18 (9.09%) VB
6 13 (6.57%) Java
7 10 (5.05%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.05%) VBA
8 7 (3.54%) Assembly Language
8 7 (3.54%) C
8 7 (3.54%) C++
9 4 (2.02%) VBScript
9 4 (2.02%) PHP
10 3 (1.52%) VB6
11 2 (1.01%) Scala
11 2 (1.01%) F#
11 2 (1.01%) Haskell
11 2 (1.01%) Erlang
12 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.51%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 32 (16.16%) Degree
2 8 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.03%) MCP
4 6 (3.03%) ISEB
5 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.57%) SLA
2 8 (4.04%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.54%) vSphere
4 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.02%) XenApp
6 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (4.04%) WMI
2 7 (3.54%) Nagios
3 1 (0.51%) Plesk
Vendors
1 108 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.12%) VMware
3 23 (11.62%) Citrix
4 19 (9.60%) Cisco
5 16 (8.08%) Business Objects
6 15 (7.58%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.04%) Oracle
8 7 (3.54%) MathWorks
8 7 (3.54%) MKS
9 5 (2.53%) Avaya
10 4 (2.02%) Veeam
11 2 (1.01%) Cognos
11 2 (1.01%) Nortel
11 2 (1.01%) McAfee
12 1 (0.51%) AccuRev
12 1 (0.51%) Apple
12 1 (0.51%) Sage
12 1 (0.51%) SAP
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