The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 142 136 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.61% 10.50% 11.97%
As % of the Applications category 83.53% 70.10% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 120 123 140
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
MS Excel
UK

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

Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
170 194 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.71% 14.98% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 145 179 195
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Wales

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Wales

MS Excel
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +2 130 £35,000 +12.90% 18
North Wales -5 8 £30,375 -13.21%
West Wales +21 4 £20,000 -50.00%
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 251 (83.39%) Microsoft
2 108 (35.88%) SQL
3 107 (35.55%) Windows
4 85 (28.24%) SQL Server
5 77 (25.58%) Active Directory
5 77 (25.58%) VMware
6 73 (24.25%) .NET
7 63 (20.93%) Finance
7 63 (20.93%) MS Office
8 53 (17.61%) C#
9 49 (16.28%) MS Exchange
9 49 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 38 (12.62%) T-SQL
13 38 (12.62%) ASP.NET
14 37 (12.29%) Cisco
14 37 (12.29%) MS PowerPoint
15 36 (11.96%) ITIL
16 34 (11.30%) MS Project
16 34 (11.30%) Project Management
16 34 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
17 33 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2013
18 32 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2007
19 31 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 31 (10.30%) HTML
19 31 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 49 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (7.97%) SAS
5 21 (6.98%) IIS
6 11 (3.65%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.99%) Lync
8 7 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.33%) Apache
10 4 (1.33%) Commerce Server
10 4 (1.33%) CMS
11 3 (1.00%) Node.js
11 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (20.93%) MS Office
2 37 (12.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (11.30%) MS Project
4 13 (4.32%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.33%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.66%) Office 365
2 6 (1.99%) Mimecast
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.00%) IaaS
6 2 (0.66%) SaaS
6 2 (0.66%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.63%) SAN
2 28 (9.30%) DHCP
3 26 (8.64%) Internet
4 25 (8.31%) DNS
4 25 (8.31%) Firewall
5 9 (2.99%) VPN
6 8 (2.66%) NetScaler
6 8 (2.66%) LAN
6 8 (2.66%) WAN
7 7 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.99%) VLAN
9 4 (1.33%) NAS
9 4 (1.33%) OSPF
9 4 (1.33%) BGP
9 4 (1.33%) VRRP
10 3 (1.00%) Ethernet
10 3 (1.00%) SNMP
10 3 (1.00%) VoIP
10 3 (1.00%) Broadband
10 3 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.66%) OLAP
10 6 (1.99%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.66%) MySQL
11 5 (1.66%) DTS
12 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.33%) OLTP
13 3 (1.00%) MS Access
13 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.33%) NUnit
4 2 (0.66%) Subversion
4 2 (0.66%) Selenium
4 2 (0.66%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.66%) StyleCop
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.66%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.66%) JMeter
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
5 1 (0.33%) MSTest
5 1 (0.33%) Moq
5 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 63 (20.93%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Back Office
3 8 (2.66%) Banking
4 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.66%) Law
5 5 (1.66%) Advertising
6 4 (1.33%) Retail
7 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.00%) Publishing
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.66%) Welsh Language
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 66 (21.93%) Developer
2 64 (21.26%) Analyst
3 33 (10.96%) .NET Developer
4 31 (10.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 24 (7.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (5.65%) DBA
7 17 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (5.32%) Administrator
9 14 (4.65%) Coordinator
10 13 (4.32%) Architect
10 13 (4.32%) Wintel Engineer
10 13 (4.32%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 13 (4.32%) VMware Engineer
11 11 (3.65%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (3.32%) Technical Engineer
12 10 (3.32%) Service Analyst
12 10 (3.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (24.25%) .NET
2 38 (12.62%) ASP.NET
3 31 (10.30%) HTML
4 24 (7.97%) XML
5 20 (6.64%) .NET Framework
6 18 (5.98%) CSS
7 13 (4.32%) jQuery
7 13 (4.32%) WCF
7 13 (4.32%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.32%) WinForms
9 9 (2.99%) HTML5
10 7 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.99%) WPF
11 6 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (1.99%) Entity Framework
12 5 (1.66%) SOAP
12 5 (1.66%) Web Services
13 4 (1.33%) REST
13 4 (1.33%) COM
13 4 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.32%) Clustering
3 11 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.99%) Data Extraction
6 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.66%) AS400
7 5 (1.66%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.66%) PMI
8 3 (1.00%) Replication
8 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.00%) iSeries
8 3 (1.00%) iPhone
8 3 (1.00%) Statistics
9 2 (0.66%) CMDB
10 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.33%) EPoS
10 1 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 107 (35.55%) Windows
2 48 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (9.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (4.98%) Linux
6 6 (1.99%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.33%) AIX
8 3 (1.00%) UNIX
8 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.00%) Android
8 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.66%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
2 46 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (11.96%) ITIL
4 34 (11.30%) Project Management
5 26 (8.64%) CRM
6 23 (7.64%) Scrum
7 22 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (7.31%) Mentoring
8 19 (6.31%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (6.31%) MVC
9 15 (4.98%) ETL
10 14 (4.65%) Migration
11 12 (3.99%) Time Management
12 11 (3.65%) Service Delivery
12 11 (3.65%) TDD
13 10 (3.32%) PRINCE
14 9 (2.99%) OO
14 9 (2.99%) Waterfall
14 9 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 108 (35.88%) SQL
2 53 (17.61%) C#
3 38 (12.62%) T-SQL
4 29 (9.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.32%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.99%) PHP
7 8 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.66%) VB
8 6 (1.99%) Java
9 4 (1.33%) C++
9 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.00%) Perl
10 3 (1.00%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.00%) VB6
11 2 (0.66%) Ruby
11 2 (0.66%) Python
11 2 (0.66%) C
11 2 (0.66%) VBA
12 1 (0.33%) XAML
12 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (9.30%) Degree
3 27 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (7.97%) CCNA
5 14 (4.65%) MCSE
6 13 (4.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (3.32%) APMP
8 9 (2.99%) MCITP
9 8 (2.66%) MCSA
10 6 (1.99%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.99%) MCP
11 5 (1.66%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.33%) CCNP
12 4 (1.33%) ISEB
12 4 (1.33%) SAP Certification
13 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.00%) MCDBA
14 2 (0.66%) MCTS
14 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.66%) SLA
3 7 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.66%) QA
5 1 (0.33%) GxP
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 34 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.66%) XenApp
5 6 (1.99%) vSphere
6 3 (1.00%) XenServer
6 3 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (1.99%) SCCM
1 6 (1.99%) Tivoli
1 6 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (1.33%) WSUS
3 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.66%) Puppet
3 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) Nessus
4 1 (0.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 251 (83.39%) Microsoft
2 77 (25.58%) VMware
3 37 (12.29%) Cisco
4 24 (7.97%) Citrix
5 23 (7.64%) MicroStrategy
6 14 (4.65%) Oracle
6 14 (4.65%) HP
7 6 (1.99%) Symantec
8 5 (1.66%) McAfee
8 5 (1.66%) Apple
8 5 (1.66%) Unisys
9 4 (1.33%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.33%) Cognos
9 4 (1.33%) SAP
9 4 (1.33%) Veritas
9 4 (1.33%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.00%) Dell
10 3 (1.00%) Veeam
10 3 (1.00%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.66%) Dundas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Hays IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £37000.00 per annum + Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £260000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + 25 days a/l, healthcare, training budget
Posted: 7 days ago
Monmouth
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago