The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 25 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.69% 13.95% 5.59%
As % of the Applications category 65.79% 70.59% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 8
Average salary £31,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,650 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £43,850 £35,459
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.01%
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.29% 19.77% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 24
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £35,014 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Wakefield

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 40 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 16 (32.00%) Windows XP
6 15 (30.00%) ITIL
6 15 (30.00%) VMware
7 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (26.00%) .NET
8 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (26.00%) C#
9 12 (24.00%) MS Office
9 12 (24.00%) MVC
10 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
10 11 (22.00%) Internet
11 10 (20.00%) Citrix
11 10 (20.00%) UML
11 10 (20.00%) OO
11 10 (20.00%) IIS
11 10 (20.00%) Java
11 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 10 (20.00%) WinForms
11 10 (20.00%) Ajax
11 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.00%) Silverlight
11 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.00%) Android
11 10 (20.00%) Xamarin
11 10 (20.00%) Android Development

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) IIS
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Internet
2 6 (12.00%) LAN
2 6 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) VoIP
3 3 (6.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Service Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Change Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
1 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (20.00%) WinForms
2 10 (20.00%) Ajax
2 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 10 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (6.00%) WCF
3 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) LINQ
4 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) FMCG
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Windows XP
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.00%) Android
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) MVC
3 10 (20.00%) UML
3 10 (20.00%) OO
3 10 (20.00%) Android Development
4 4 (8.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) Logistics
5 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (2.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.00%) Database Security
7 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.00%) Line Management
7 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) C#
3 10 (20.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) MCP
3 4 (8.00%) MCSA
3 4 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.00%) MCDST
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Symantec
4 4 (8.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.00%) Twitter
5 2 (4.00%) NetApp
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) BMC
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