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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 154 181 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.99% 13.57% 11.53%
As % of the Applications category 72.30% 76.69% 67.96%
Number of salaries quoted 137 168 117
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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
213 236 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.59% 17.69% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 194 220 166
Average salary £35,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
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 19 December 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 December 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 +6 147 £36,250 +16.93% 29
North Wales +1 3 £29,000 -27.50% 1
West Wales -8 3 £27,500 -8.33%
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 244 (84.43%) Microsoft
2 119 (41.18%) SQL
3 111 (38.41%) Windows
4 101 (34.95%) SQL Server
5 76 (26.30%) Active Directory
6 72 (24.91%) VMware
7 58 (20.07%) MS Office
8 56 (19.38%) .NET
9 52 (17.99%) C#
10 51 (17.65%) Finance
11 50 (17.30%) Cisco
12 47 (16.26%) ITIL
13 43 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
15 40 (13.84%) Degree
16 39 (13.49%) MS Exchange
17 34 (11.76%) T-SQL
18 33 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (11.42%) SAN
18 33 (11.42%) IIS
19 32 (11.07%) SQL Server 2008
20 29 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
20 29 (10.03%) .NET Framework
21 28 (9.69%) CSS
21 28 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2007
21 28 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 28 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (9.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 28 (9.69%) MS PowerPoint
21 28 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.42%) IIS
3 28 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.11%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.73%) SAS
7 5 (1.73%) CMS
8 4 (1.38%) Node.js
9 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.04%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.35%) Lync
11 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.35%) Apache
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 58 (20.07%) MS Office
2 28 (9.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (6.92%) MS Project
4 10 (3.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.69%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.69%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.35%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.46%) IaaS
3 7 (2.42%) PaaS
4 3 (1.04%) Office 365
4 3 (1.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.42%) SAN
2 22 (7.61%) Firewall
3 20 (6.92%) Internet
4 18 (6.23%) DNS
5 16 (5.54%) TCP/IP
6 15 (5.19%) DHCP
7 14 (4.84%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (4.15%) LAN
9 11 (3.81%) WAN
9 11 (3.81%) NAS
10 9 (3.11%) VoIP
10 9 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (2.77%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (2.08%) RIP
12 6 (2.08%) OSPF
12 6 (2.08%) BGP
13 5 (1.73%) VPN
14 4 (1.38%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (34.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (9.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (3.81%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.08%) OLAP
11 6 (2.08%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (1.73%) MySQL
13 4 (1.38%) MS Access
14 3 (1.04%) OLTP
14 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (8.30%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.46%) NUnit
3 9 (3.11%) MSTest
4 8 (2.77%) Moq
5 7 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.04%) JIRA
6 3 (1.04%) Selenium
7 2 (0.69%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.69%) NCover
7 2 (0.69%) JMeter
8 1 (0.35%) MorphX
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.35%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
General
1 51 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (2.77%) Advertising
3 7 (2.42%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Welsh Language
4 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.73%) Electronics
5 5 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.38%) Law
6 4 (1.38%) Marketing
6 4 (1.38%) Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 2 (0.69%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Games
8 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (25.26%) Analyst
2 51 (17.65%) Developer
3 30 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (7.96%) Business Analyst
5 20 (6.92%) .NET Developer
6 16 (5.54%) Support Engineer
7 15 (5.19%) Software Developer
8 14 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 13 (4.50%) DBA
9 13 (4.50%) Administrator
10 11 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (3.81%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.46%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 9 (3.11%) SQL DBA
12 9 (3.11%) Service Manager
12 9 (3.11%) Service Desk Analyst
13 8 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.38%) .NET
2 29 (10.03%) .NET Framework
3 28 (9.69%) CSS
4 26 (9.00%) ASP.NET
5 25 (8.65%) HTML
6 24 (8.30%) XML
6 24 (8.30%) WCF
7 15 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (4.50%) HTML5
9 12 (4.15%) WinForms
10 11 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (3.11%) WPF
12 8 (2.77%) jQuery
13 7 (2.42%) COM
13 7 (2.42%) XHTML
13 7 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (2.08%) Ajax
15 5 (1.73%) Web Services
15 5 (1.73%) XSLT
16 4 (1.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.30%) Clustering
3 15 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.46%) GIS
6 8 (2.77%) Replication
7 5 (1.73%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.38%) Physics
8 4 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.04%) iPhone
9 3 (1.04%) iPad
9 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.04%) Economics
9 3 (1.04%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.69%) EPoS
10 2 (0.69%) Statistics
10 2 (0.69%) Life Science
10 2 (0.69%) CMDB
10 2 (0.69%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 111 (38.41%) Windows
2 33 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (8.30%) Windows 7
4 24 (8.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (6.23%) Windows XP
6 17 (5.88%) Linux
7 4 (1.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.04%) Android
8 3 (1.04%) UNIX
9 2 (0.69%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) OS/2
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.26%) ITIL
2 43 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (9.34%) Project Management
5 24 (8.30%) TDD
6 22 (7.61%) Scrum
7 21 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 21 (7.27%) PRINCE2
8 20 (6.92%) OO
9 17 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (5.88%) MVC
10 16 (5.54%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.19%) OOD
12 14 (4.84%) Coaching
13 13 (4.50%) Line Management
13 13 (4.50%) Business Analysis
14 11 (3.81%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.81%) ERP
14 11 (3.81%) Validation
15 10 (3.46%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 119 (41.18%) SQL
2 52 (17.99%) C#
3 34 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 15 (5.19%) C++
4 15 (5.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.19%) VBA
5 9 (3.11%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.77%) Java
7 7 (2.42%) Delphi
8 6 (2.08%) Python
8 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.73%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.73%) VB
10 4 (1.38%) VC++
10 4 (1.38%) VB6
11 2 (0.69%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) Perl
12 1 (0.35%) Ruby
12 1 (0.35%) X++
12 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (13.84%) Degree
3 26 (9.00%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.57%) MCSE
4 19 (6.57%) CCNA
5 13 (4.50%) ISEB
6 11 (3.81%) MCP
6 11 (3.81%) MCITP
6 11 (3.81%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.77%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.77%) CCNP
8 6 (2.08%) JNCIS
8 6 (2.08%) CCSE
8 6 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.73%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.73%) SAP Certification
10 4 (1.38%) MCSA
10 4 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.38%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.19%) SLA
2 6 (2.08%) QA
3 5 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.73%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.69%) GxP
System Software
1 76 (26.30%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.04%) vSphere
4 3 (1.04%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.35%) KVM
5 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.35%) XenApp
5 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) SCCM
2 5 (1.73%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.73%) WSUS
2 5 (1.73%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.04%) SCOM
4 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.69%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 244 (84.43%) Microsoft
2 72 (24.91%) VMware
3 50 (17.30%) Cisco
4 26 (9.00%) HP
5 17 (5.88%) Oracle
6 11 (3.81%) McAfee
7 10 (3.46%) Citrix
8 9 (3.11%) Dell
8 9 (3.11%) SAP
9 8 (2.77%) Juniper
9 8 (2.77%) Blue Coat
9 8 (2.77%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.42%) SonicWALL
10 7 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (2.08%) Websense
11 6 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.08%) Aruba
11 6 (2.08%) 3PAR
11 6 (2.08%) F5
11 6 (2.08%) Lumension
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