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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 8.49% 3.17% 4.38%
As % of the Applications category 56.25% 66.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,750 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £36,750 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
16 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 15.09% 4.76% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 8
Average salary £43,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £37,500 £36,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (94.74%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
5 6 (31.58%) MS Project
5 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) vSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) VoIP
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) AIX
7 4 (21.05%) Solaris
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) IIS
7 4 (21.05%) H.323

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
3 6 (31.58%) MS Project
4 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) H.323
3 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.53%) ICMP
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Support Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Project Support Manager
2 4 (21.05%) ICT Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Capacity Planner
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planner
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) zOS
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Linear Regression
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) COBIT
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
6 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
6 1 (5.26%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Unisys
6 1 (5.26%) HP