The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.35% 9.23% 3.85%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 75.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £33,125 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £38,750 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.09% 12.31% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 12
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Stirling

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 6 (30.00%) MS Project
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) vSphere
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) IIS
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) AIX
8 4 (20.00%) Solaris
8 4 (20.00%) H.323
8 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (15.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (30.00%) MS Project
3 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) H.323
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) ICMP
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Project Support Manager
1 4 (20.00%) ICT Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planner
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Capacity Planner
3 2 (10.00%) PMO Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Governance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) zOS
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Management
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
1 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) RACF
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Unisys