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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 135 160 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.37% 12.11% 11.37%
As % of the Applications category 73.37% 76.19% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 120 139 109
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
184 210 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.13% 15.90% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 163 189 128
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +2 121 £34,500 +6.15% 22
North Wales +3 5 £23,750 -24.60%
West Wales -4 5 £26,250 -4.54% 4
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 218 (84.50%) Microsoft
2 103 (39.92%) Windows
3 97 (37.60%) SQL Server
4 93 (36.05%) SQL
5 69 (26.74%) C#
6 64 (24.81%) .NET
7 61 (23.64%) VMware
8 52 (20.16%) Active Directory
9 49 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (17.05%) Cisco
11 43 (16.67%) ITIL
12 40 (15.50%) OO
12 40 (15.50%) MS Office
13 39 (15.12%) Finance
14 38 (14.73%) Degree
15 36 (13.95%) XML
16 33 (12.79%) Visual Studio
16 33 (12.79%) TDD
17 32 (12.40%) .NET Framework
17 32 (12.40%) HTML
18 31 (12.02%) MS Exchange
18 31 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
19 30 (11.63%) WCF
19 30 (11.63%) Mentoring
20 29 (11.24%) IIS
21 28 (10.85%) HP
21 28 (10.85%) Scrum
21 28 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (9.69%) Project Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (12.02%) MS Exchange
2 29 (11.24%) IIS
3 15 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.26%) FileNet
4 11 (4.26%) LiveCycle
4 11 (4.26%) Confluence
5 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.49%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.94%) CMS
8 4 (1.55%) Commerce Server
8 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.16%) Node.js
10 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.39%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 40 (15.50%) MS Office
2 15 (5.81%) MS Project
3 12 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Lawson
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.43%) PaaS
2 14 (5.43%) IaaS
3 6 (2.33%) SaaS
4 3 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.30%) Firewall
2 23 (8.91%) SAN
3 16 (6.20%) Internet
4 14 (5.43%) Cisco PIX
5 13 (5.04%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.65%) DNS
7 11 (4.26%) NAS
8 10 (3.88%) LAN
8 10 (3.88%) VoIP
9 9 (3.49%) WAN
10 8 (3.10%) BGP
10 8 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.71%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (2.71%) RIP
11 7 (2.71%) OSPF
11 7 (2.71%) DHCP
12 6 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (1.55%) SDH
13 4 (1.55%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (37.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.33%) OLAP
10 5 (1.94%) MS Access
10 5 (1.94%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.78%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.78%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 33 (12.79%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.20%) JIRA
3 15 (5.81%) NUnit
4 14 (5.43%) MSTest
5 13 (5.04%) Moq
6 12 (4.65%) Hudson
7 11 (4.26%) Jenkins
7 11 (4.26%) Subversion
7 11 (4.26%) Maven
8 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.78%) NCover
10 2 (0.78%) Selenium
10 2 (0.78%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.39%) MorphX
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.39%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.39%) JMeter
General
1 39 (15.12%) Finance
2 9 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.71%) Electronics
4 6 (2.33%) Advertising
5 4 (1.55%) Games
5 4 (1.55%) Welsh Language
5 4 (1.55%) Retail
6 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 3 (1.16%) Law
7 2 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 74 (28.68%) Analyst
2 58 (22.48%) Developer
3 26 (10.08%) .NET Developer
4 18 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 15 (5.81%) Business Analyst
5 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (5.43%) Consultant
7 13 (5.04%) Software Developer
8 11 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 11 (4.26%) Administrator
9 10 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (3.88%) Graduate
9 10 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.49%) Test Analyst
10 9 (3.49%) Programmer
10 9 (3.49%) Server Support
10 9 (3.49%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.49%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.10%) Java Consultant
11 8 (3.10%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (24.81%) .NET
2 36 (13.95%) XML
3 32 (12.40%) HTML
3 32 (12.40%) .NET Framework
4 30 (11.63%) WCF
5 24 (9.30%) CSS
6 22 (8.53%) WPF
6 22 (8.53%) HTML5
7 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET
7 19 (7.36%) WinForms
7 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (6.20%) Web Services
9 14 (5.43%) XSLT
10 11 (4.26%) Spring
10 11 (4.26%) JSF
10 11 (4.26%) SOAP
10 11 (4.26%) J2EE
10 11 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (4.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.43%) Clustering
4 11 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.26%) Open Source
5 7 (2.71%) GIS
6 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.16%) iSeries
7 3 (1.16%) Replication
7 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.78%) EPoS
8 2 (0.78%) CMDB
8 2 (0.78%) Statistics
8 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.78%) Physics
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) User Experience
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 103 (39.92%) Windows
2 31 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (6.98%) Linux
4 18 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 15 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.94%) UNIX
8 4 (1.55%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.78%) AIX
10 2 (0.78%) Android
10 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (16.67%) ITIL
3 40 (15.50%) OO
4 33 (12.79%) TDD
5 30 (11.63%) Mentoring
6 28 (10.85%) Scrum
7 25 (9.69%) Project Management
8 23 (8.91%) OOD
9 21 (8.14%) MVC
10 19 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 17 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.81%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.81%) Configuration Management
13 14 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.43%) PRINCE2
14 13 (5.04%) Release Management
15 12 (4.65%) Web Development
15 12 (4.65%) SOA
15 12 (4.65%) Product Management
15 12 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 93 (36.05%) SQL
2 69 (26.74%) C#
3 20 (7.75%) T-SQL
4 18 (6.98%) Java
5 14 (5.43%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.04%) VBA
7 11 (4.26%) Groovy
7 11 (4.26%) Scala
7 11 (4.26%) Clojure
8 10 (3.88%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.10%) C++
10 7 (2.71%) Delphi
11 6 (2.33%) Python
12 5 (1.94%) VB6
12 5 (1.94%) VB
13 4 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) PHP
15 1 (0.39%) X++
15 1 (0.39%) VC++
15 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (14.73%) Degree
2 31 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (6.98%) MCSE
5 17 (6.59%) CCNA
6 10 (3.88%) ISEB
6 10 (3.88%) MCP
6 10 (3.88%) CCNP
7 8 (3.10%) SAP Certification
7 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.71%) MCITP
8 7 (2.71%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.71%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.33%) JNCIS
9 6 (2.33%) CCSE
9 6 (2.33%) MCSA
10 4 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.16%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) SLA
2 11 (4.26%) QA
3 9 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (3.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (20.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.88%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.10%) vSphere
6 5 (1.94%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
8 1 (0.39%) XenServer
8 1 (0.39%) vCloud
8 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.39%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (1.94%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.78%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.39%) Nessus
4 1 (0.39%) WSUS
4 1 (0.39%) SCCM
4 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 218 (84.50%) Microsoft
2 61 (23.64%) VMware
3 44 (17.05%) Cisco
4 28 (10.85%) HP
5 19 (7.36%) IBM
6 18 (6.98%) Oracle
7 14 (5.43%) Citrix
8 12 (4.65%) Adobe
9 11 (4.26%) SAP
9 11 (4.26%) Twitter
10 8 (3.10%) Blue Coat
11 7 (2.71%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.71%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.71%) Dell
11 7 (2.71%) F5
12 6 (2.33%) Lumension
12 6 (2.33%) Aruba
12 6 (2.33%) Juniper
12 6 (2.33%) McAfee
12 6 (2.33%) Websense
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Centric Resource
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + healthcare, pension, study leave, gym
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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South Wales
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Swansea
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