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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 51 111 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.92% 15.72% 12.69%
As % of the Applications category 56.67% 77.62% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 100 77
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £19,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
90 143 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.98% 20.25% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66 125 120
Average salary £28,550 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.86% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -16 20 £30,000 - 1
Tamworth -4 9 £18,750 -1.31% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -6 6 £65,000 +62.50%
Lichfield -9 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Cannock +8 1 £50,000 +60.00%
Stafford -14 1 £43,000 +32.30%
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 68 (76.40%) Microsoft
2 37 (41.57%) SQL
2 37 (41.57%) Windows
3 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
4 24 (26.97%) VMware
5 20 (22.47%) .NET
6 19 (21.35%) MS Office
7 17 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (16.85%) Degree
8 15 (16.85%) Project Management
9 13 (14.61%) C#
9 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
10 12 (13.48%) Cisco
10 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (13.48%) Windows XP
10 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
11 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
11 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (11.24%) LAN
12 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (10.11%) Finance
13 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
14 8 (8.99%) QA
14 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (8.99%) WAN
14 8 (8.99%) MS Exchange
14 8 (8.99%) Linux

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.12%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.12%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (21.35%) MS Office
2 6 (6.74%) MS Project
2 6 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) LAN
2 8 (8.99%) WAN
3 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.74%) DNS
5 4 (4.49%) VPN
6 3 (3.37%) WLAN
6 3 (3.37%) OSPF
6 3 (3.37%) BGP
6 3 (3.37%) EIGRP
6 3 (3.37%) DHCP
6 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.37%) Wireless
6 3 (3.37%) IP Telephony
6 3 (3.37%) VLAN
7 2 (2.25%) SAN
7 2 (2.25%) Intranet
7 2 (2.25%) Internet
7 2 (2.25%) Firewall
8 1 (1.12%) Telnet
8 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.12%) MS Access
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.25%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 15 (16.85%) Support Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.61%) Administrator
4 10 (11.24%) Developer
5 8 (8.99%) IT Support
6 6 (6.74%) Tester
6 6 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) .NET
2 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.62%) HTML
3 5 (5.62%) WinForms
4 4 (4.49%) HTML5
4 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.49%) CSS
4 4 (4.49%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) EDI
5 1 (1.12%) COM
5 1 (1.12%) LINQ
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) N-Tier
1 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.62%) Clustering
1 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (5.62%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.37%) FMCG
2 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) CMDB
4 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.57%) Windows
2 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.48%) Windows XP
4 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.99%) Linux
7 7 (7.87%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (5.62%) CentOS
8 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.62%) UNIX
8 5 (5.62%) Solaris
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.12%) NetWare
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) Project Management
2 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
3 6 (6.74%) SDLC
3 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (6.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.62%) Software Testing
4 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (5.62%) MVC
4 5 (5.62%) Migration
4 5 (5.62%) Service Management
4 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
5 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.49%) Change Management
5 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.49%) Open Source
6 3 (3.37%) System Testing
6 3 (3.37%) Test Scripting
6 3 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.57%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) C#
3 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.25%) VB6
5 2 (2.25%) VB
6 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.12%) C
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.87%) ISEB
3 7 (7.87%) MCITP
4 6 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.74%) MCSA
5 3 (3.37%) CCNP
5 3 (3.37%) CCNA
5 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.25%) HNC
6 2 (2.25%) MCSE
6 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.12%) MCTS
7 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.62%) XenApp
4 5 (5.62%) vSphere
5 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.12%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Nagios
2 1 (1.12%) WSUS
2 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (76.40%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.97%) VMware
3 12 (13.48%) Cisco
4 7 (7.87%) Citrix
5 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) Siemens
7 2 (2.25%) Cognos
7 2 (2.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.12%) Sage
8 1 (1.12%) Symantec
8 1 (1.12%) Altiris
8 1 (1.12%) Infor
8 1 (1.12%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.12%) Veeam
8 1 (1.12%) M86 Security
8 1 (1.12%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.12%) Lotus
8 1 (1.12%) Avaya
8 1 (1.12%) Novell
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago