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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 56 113 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.54% 15.52% 13.55%
As % of the Applications category 56.57% 71.97% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 106 78
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £20,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £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
99 157 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.09% 21.57% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 76 141 102
Average salary £28,550 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.24% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,375 £57,500 £40,000
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 31 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 31 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 -11 24 £31,250 +25.00% 3
Tamworth -7 10 £19,500 +2.63%
Burton-upon-Trent +1 7 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Lichfield -6 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Stafford -7 2 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £22,500 -
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 78 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.55%) SQL Server
3 42 (38.18%) SQL
4 41 (37.27%) Windows
5 28 (25.45%) VMware
6 26 (23.64%) .NET
7 25 (22.73%) MS Office
8 23 (20.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (18.18%) C#
10 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (16.36%) Degree
12 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (13.64%) Project Management
13 15 (13.64%) Windows 7
14 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (11.82%) Active Directory
16 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (10.91%) T-SQL
16 12 (10.91%) Cisco
17 11 (10.00%) Citrix
17 11 (10.00%) HTML
17 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET
17 11 (10.00%) CSS
17 11 (10.00%) Cognos
17 11 (10.00%) Windows XP
17 11 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (10.00%) MVC
17 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (9.09%) QA
18 10 (9.09%) LAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (6.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.45%) IIS
3 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.91%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.91%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.91%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (22.73%) MS Office
2 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.45%) MS Project
4 1 (0.91%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) LAN
2 8 (7.27%) WAN
2 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.45%) DNS
3 6 (5.45%) SAN
4 4 (3.64%) VPN
5 3 (2.73%) DHCP
5 3 (2.73%) WLAN
5 3 (2.73%) OSPF
5 3 (2.73%) BGP
5 3 (2.73%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.73%) Wireless
5 3 (2.73%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.73%) VLAN
6 2 (1.82%) Internet
6 2 (1.82%) Firewall
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.91%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.55%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.91%) MS Access
8 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.82%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.91%) Selenium
3 1 (0.91%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (6.36%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Back Office
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (29.09%) Analyst
2 18 (16.36%) Developer
3 16 (14.55%) Support Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Support Analyst
5 13 (11.82%) Administrator
6 10 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 10 (9.09%) IT Support
7 7 (6.36%) Consultant
7 7 (6.36%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Technical Support
8 6 (5.45%) Support Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Tester
8 6 (5.45%) Coordinator
8 6 (5.45%) MI Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Senior IT Support
9 5 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.64%) .NET
2 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (10.00%) CSS
2 11 (10.00%) HTML
3 10 (9.09%) HTML5
3 10 (9.09%) XML
4 9 (8.18%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.45%) WinForms
6 3 (2.73%) Ajax
6 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.82%) LINQ
7 2 (1.82%) XSL
7 2 (1.82%) XHTML
7 2 (1.82%) SOAP
8 1 (0.91%) Web Services
8 1 (0.91%) COM
8 1 (0.91%) jQuery
8 1 (0.91%) RESTful
8 1 (0.91%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.55%) Clustering
3 5 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.73%) FMCG
5 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) Replication
7 1 (0.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.27%) Windows
2 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (8.18%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.27%) Linux
8 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.55%) CentOS
9 5 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (4.55%) UNIX
9 5 (4.55%) Solaris
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.91%) NetWare
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.64%) Project Management
2 11 (10.00%) MVC
2 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
5 7 (6.36%) Open Source
6 6 (5.45%) SDLC
6 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (5.45%) Software Testing
7 5 (4.55%) Migration
7 5 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.55%) Line Management
8 4 (3.64%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.64%) Change Management
8 4 (3.64%) OOP
8 4 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.18%) SQL
2 20 (18.18%) C#
3 12 (10.91%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.45%) VB
6 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.82%) VB6
8 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) Degree
2 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.27%) MCITP
4 7 (6.36%) ISEB
4 7 (6.36%) MCSA
5 6 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.73%) CCNP
7 3 (2.73%) CCNA
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.82%) MCSE
9 1 (0.91%) MCTS
9 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.91%) MCP
9 1 (0.91%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.55%) XenApp
4 5 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.91%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (0.91%) WMI
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (70.91%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.45%) VMware
3 12 (10.91%) Cisco
4 11 (10.00%) Citrix
4 11 (10.00%) Cognos
5 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.73%) Siemens
7 2 (1.82%) Apple
8 1 (0.91%) Symantec
8 1 (0.91%) Altiris
8 1 (0.91%) Infor
8 1 (0.91%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.91%) Veeam
8 1 (0.91%) M86 Security
8 1 (0.91%) Lotus
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle
8 1 (0.91%) Avaya
8 1 (0.91%) Novell
Staffordshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Annual bonus, Pension, Healthcare +
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago