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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 158 101 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.66% 9.69% 7.80%
As % of the Applications category 75.60% 71.63% 64.66%
Number of salaries quoted 136 97 80
Average salary £35,750 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.32% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,400 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
209 141 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.42% 13.53% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 180 137 118
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +13 150 £37,000 +19.35% 28
North Wales -2 4 £29,000 -27.50% 5
West Wales +5 3 £27,500 -9.83% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 233 (80.90%) Microsoft
2 112 (38.89%) SQL
3 101 (35.07%) Windows
4 90 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 78 (27.08%) Active Directory
6 73 (25.35%) VMware
7 55 (19.10%) MS Office
8 54 (18.75%) .NET
9 53 (18.40%) Finance
10 46 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (14.58%) MS Exchange
12 40 (13.89%) Cisco
13 38 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 38 (13.19%) C#
14 37 (12.85%) T-SQL
14 37 (12.85%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (12.50%) ITIL
15 36 (12.50%) Project Management
15 36 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (12.15%) MS Project
17 34 (11.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 34 (11.81%) MS PowerPoint
18 32 (11.11%) SAN
18 32 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 32 (11.11%) Degree
18 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2007
19 29 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
20 28 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (8.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (7.99%) IIS
6 10 (3.47%) SAS
7 8 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.08%) CMS
9 5 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.74%) Lync
10 4 (1.39%) Node.js
10 4 (1.39%) Commerce Server
11 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.69%) Apache
12 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 55 (19.10%) MS Office
2 35 (12.15%) MS Project
3 34 (11.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (6.94%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.69%) GIMP
6 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.69%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.35%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.43%) IaaS
3 6 (2.08%) Office 365
4 4 (1.39%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.11%) SAN
2 20 (6.94%) Firewall
3 16 (5.56%) DNS
3 16 (5.56%) DHCP
3 16 (5.56%) Internet
4 10 (3.47%) LAN
4 10 (3.47%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.13%) WAN
6 8 (2.78%) VPN
6 8 (2.78%) VoIP
7 7 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.08%) VLAN
8 6 (2.08%) NetScaler
8 6 (2.08%) NAS
9 5 (1.74%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (1.04%) RIP
10 3 (1.04%) OSPF
10 3 (1.04%) BGP
10 3 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (7.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.82%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.08%) OLTP
12 6 (2.08%) OLAP
13 5 (1.74%) MySQL
13 5 (1.74%) DTS
13 5 (1.74%) OLAP Cube
14 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
15 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.08%) MSTest
4 5 (1.74%) Moq
4 5 (1.74%) NUnit
5 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.04%) Selenium
5 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.69%) JMeter
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.35%) MorphX
7 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 53 (18.40%) Finance
2 10 (3.47%) Advertising
3 6 (2.08%) Retail
4 5 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.39%) Welsh Language
5 4 (1.39%) Banking
5 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.04%) Legal
6 3 (1.04%) Publishing
6 3 (1.04%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 70 (24.31%) Analyst
2 44 (15.28%) Developer
3 33 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (6.25%) DBA
4 18 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (5.90%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 15 (5.21%) Administrator
8 13 (4.51%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.51%) SQL DBA
9 12 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 12 (4.17%) Coordinator
9 12 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 12 (4.17%) Support Engineer
10 11 (3.82%) Service Analyst
10 11 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (3.82%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (3.47%) Architect
12 9 (3.13%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.13%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.75%) .NET
2 26 (9.03%) .NET Framework
3 21 (7.29%) WCF
3 21 (7.29%) ASP.NET
4 20 (6.94%) XML
5 19 (6.60%) CSS
5 19 (6.60%) HTML
6 12 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (3.82%) WinForms
8 9 (3.13%) HTML5
9 8 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (2.43%) jQuery
11 6 (2.08%) Ajax
11 6 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.74%) COM
12 5 (1.74%) XSLT
12 5 (1.74%) XHTML
13 4 (1.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 4 (1.39%) STL
13 4 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.64%) Clustering
3 12 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.08%) Replication
5 6 (2.08%) GIS
6 5 (1.74%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.39%) Physics
7 4 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.04%) iPhone
8 3 (1.04%) iPad
8 3 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.04%) Statistics
8 3 (1.04%) Economics
9 2 (0.69%) Social Network
9 2 (0.69%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (35.07%) Windows
2 34 (11.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (7.29%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.86%) Windows XP
7 11 (3.82%) Linux
8 5 (1.74%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.04%) Android
10 2 (0.69%) CentOS
10 2 (0.69%) UNIX
11 1 (0.35%) OS/2
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (12.85%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (12.50%) ITIL
3 36 (12.50%) Project Management
4 24 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 23 (7.99%) Scrum
6 21 (7.29%) TDD
7 19 (6.60%) Service Delivery
8 17 (5.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (5.90%) OO
9 16 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 15 (5.21%) ETL
11 13 (4.51%) MVC
11 13 (4.51%) Business Analysis
11 13 (4.51%) Coaching
12 12 (4.17%) Data Analysis
13 11 (3.82%) ERP
13 11 (3.82%) OOD
13 11 (3.82%) Validation
13 11 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (38.89%) SQL
2 38 (13.19%) C#
3 37 (12.85%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.86%) VBA
5 11 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.47%) C++
7 9 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.43%) Delphi
8 7 (2.43%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.08%) Java
9 6 (2.08%) VB
10 4 (1.39%) VC++
11 3 (1.04%) Python
11 3 (1.04%) VB6
12 2 (0.69%) Ruby
12 2 (0.69%) Perl
13 1 (0.35%) PHP
13 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 38 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (11.11%) Degree
3 23 (7.99%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.60%) CCNA
4 19 (6.60%) MCSE
5 10 (3.47%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.47%) MCP
5 10 (3.47%) ISEB
6 8 (2.78%) MCITP
7 6 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.08%) CCNP
8 5 (1.74%) MCSA
8 5 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.39%) APMG
9 4 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.39%) SAP Certification
10 3 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.04%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.04%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.13%) SLA
2 4 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.39%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) GxP
System Software
1 78 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 36 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.43%) XenApp
4 7 (2.43%) vSphere
5 3 (1.04%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.35%) XenServer
7 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) SCCM
2 4 (1.39%) WSUS
3 3 (1.04%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.04%) SCOM
4 2 (0.69%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.69%) Puppet
4 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 233 (80.90%) Microsoft
2 73 (25.35%) VMware
3 40 (13.89%) Cisco
4 21 (7.29%) HP
5 20 (6.94%) Oracle
6 13 (4.51%) Citrix
7 12 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (3.13%) McAfee
9 7 (2.43%) SAP
9 7 (2.43%) Dell
10 6 (2.08%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.08%) Symantec
10 6 (2.08%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.08%) Apple
10 6 (2.08%) Juniper
11 5 (1.74%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.39%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.39%) Casewise
12 4 (1.39%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.39%) Veritas
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