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 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 8 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 23 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.10% 19.49% 7.02%
As % of the Applications category 82.14% 74.51% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 8
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,400 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
28 51 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.69% 26.15% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 18
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £32,000
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 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Wakefield

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (83.64%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 22 (40.00%) VMware
4 18 (32.73%) Cisco
4 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
5 17 (30.91%) Citrix
6 16 (29.09%) ITIL
7 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (21.82%) Internet
8 12 (21.82%) .NET
8 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
9 11 (20.00%) MS Office
9 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 11 (20.00%) Wireless
9 11 (20.00%) MVC
10 10 (18.18%) Change Management
10 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 10 (18.18%) C#
10 10 (18.18%) NetApp
10 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (16.36%) Sophos
11 9 (16.36%) Web Services
11 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
11 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (14.55%) Service Management
12 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
12 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
12 8 (14.55%) MCDST

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) Internet
2 11 (20.00%) Wireless
3 6 (10.91%) LAN
3 6 (10.91%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.27%) DNS
6 3 (5.45%) SAN
6 3 (5.45%) VPN
6 3 (5.45%) VoIP
6 3 (5.45%) WLAN
6 3 (5.45%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.45%) VLAN
6 3 (5.45%) OSPF
6 3 (5.45%) BGP
6 3 (5.45%) EIGRP
6 3 (5.45%) Firewall
6 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.64%) Intranet
8 1 (1.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Server Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.36%) Web Services
4 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.09%) WinForms
5 5 (9.09%) Ajax
5 5 (9.09%) Silverlight
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.64%) Sass
7 2 (3.64%) LESS
7 2 (3.64%) CSS
7 2 (3.64%) HTML
8 1 (1.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Replication
1 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.64%) User Experience
1 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) MVC
3 10 (18.18%) Change Management
4 8 (14.55%) Service Management
5 5 (9.09%) UML
5 5 (9.09%) OO
5 5 (9.09%) CRM
5 5 (9.09%) Android Development
6 4 (7.27%) Line Management
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.27%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) Kanban
7 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.45%) Change Control
7 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Database Security
8 2 (3.64%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) C#
2 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.55%) MCDST
2 8 (14.55%) MCP
3 5 (9.09%) MCSE
4 4 (7.27%) CCAA
4 4 (7.27%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) CCA
4 4 (7.27%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.64%) ARCserve
2 2 (3.64%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.00%) VMware
3 18 (32.73%) Cisco
4 17 (30.91%) Citrix
5 10 (18.18%) NetApp
6 9 (16.36%) Sophos
7 8 (14.55%) WatchGuard
7 8 (14.55%) SonicWALL
7 8 (14.55%) HP
8 5 (9.09%) Xamarin
9 3 (5.45%) LANDesk
9 3 (5.45%) Siemens
10 2 (3.64%) SAP
10 2 (3.64%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.82%) BMC
11 1 (1.82%) Symantec
11 1 (1.82%) Remedy
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago