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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 143 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.38% 10.93% 10.99%
As % of the Applications category 82.18% 72.43% 73.12%
Number of salaries quoted 122 121 131
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £52,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
174 185 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.64% 15.09% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 146 169 176
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 £20,000 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 4 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 4 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 -3 129 £35,000 +12.00% 9
North Wales -11 9 £32,500 -7.14%
West Wales +18 4 £20,000 -27.27% 1
Mid Wales - 1 £19,500 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 255 (84.44%) Microsoft
2 116 (38.41%) Windows
3 112 (37.09%) SQL
4 86 (28.48%) SQL Server
4 86 (28.48%) Active Directory
5 84 (27.81%) VMware
6 69 (22.85%) .NET
7 67 (22.19%) Finance
8 59 (19.54%) MS Office
9 55 (18.21%) MS Exchange
10 52 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
11 51 (16.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 46 (15.23%) C#
13 44 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 41 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (12.58%) Cisco
16 38 (12.58%) T-SQL
17 37 (12.25%) ITIL
17 37 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (12.25%) MS PowerPoint
17 37 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2007
18 36 (11.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 34 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (11.26%) SAN
20 32 (10.60%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (10.26%) ASP.NET
21 31 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (9.93%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 55 (18.21%) MS Exchange
2 37 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 37 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 37 (12.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (7.95%) SAS
4 21 (6.95%) IIS
5 10 (3.31%) Lync
6 9 (2.98%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.32%) CMS
9 4 (1.32%) Apache
9 4 (1.32%) Commerce Server
9 4 (1.32%) Node.js
10 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (19.54%) MS Office
2 37 (12.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (9.93%) MS Project
4 15 (4.97%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.33%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.31%) Office 365
2 6 (1.99%) Mimecast
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) IaaS
4 2 (0.66%) SaaS
4 2 (0.66%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.26%) SAN
2 28 (9.27%) DHCP
3 26 (8.61%) DNS
4 24 (7.95%) Firewall
5 21 (6.95%) Internet
6 10 (3.31%) LAN
7 9 (2.98%) WAN
7 9 (2.98%) VPN
8 8 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.65%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.99%) VLAN
9 6 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.66%) NAS
11 4 (1.32%) OSPF
11 4 (1.32%) BGP
12 3 (0.99%) VoIP
12 3 (0.99%) VRRP
13 2 (0.66%) Wireless
13 2 (0.66%) Broadband
13 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (6.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.98%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (2.98%) OLAP
10 7 (2.32%) OLTP
10 7 (2.32%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.99%) DTS
12 5 (1.66%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.32%) MySQL
13 4 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.99%) MS Access
15 2 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.99%) NUnit
4 2 (0.66%) JMeter
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.66%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.66%) Subversion
4 2 (0.66%) Selenium
4 2 (0.66%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.33%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.33%) MSTest
5 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.33%) Moq
5 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 67 (22.19%) Finance
2 9 (2.98%) Back Office
3 7 (2.32%) Banking
4 5 (1.66%) Advertising
4 5 (1.66%) Law
5 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.32%) Retail
5 4 (1.32%) Welsh Language
6 3 (0.99%) Publishing
6 3 (0.99%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.66%) Automotive
7 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.66%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) German Language
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 66 (21.85%) Analyst
2 62 (20.53%) Developer
3 36 (11.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (9.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 28 (9.27%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (6.62%) DBA
7 18 (5.96%) Administrator
8 17 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.30%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 13 (4.30%) Architect
10 12 (3.97%) SQL DBA
10 12 (3.97%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (3.97%) Wintel Engineer
11 11 (3.64%) Coordinator
11 11 (3.64%) Business Analyst
12 10 (3.31%) Service Analyst
12 10 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (2.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (22.85%) .NET
2 31 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 25 (8.28%) HTML
4 22 (7.28%) .NET Framework
5 21 (6.95%) XML
6 19 (6.29%) CSS
7 14 (4.64%) WCF
8 10 (3.31%) WinForms
8 10 (3.31%) jQuery
8 10 (3.31%) HTML5
9 9 (2.98%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (1.99%) WPF
11 6 (1.99%) Entity Framework
12 4 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.32%) J2EE
12 4 (1.32%) SOAP
12 4 (1.32%) Web Services
12 4 (1.32%) COM
12 4 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.63%) Clustering
3 10 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.65%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.99%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.66%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.66%) AS400
7 3 (0.99%) iSeries
7 3 (0.99%) iPhone
7 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.99%) Replication
8 2 (0.66%) PMI
8 2 (0.66%) CMDB
8 2 (0.66%) Statistics
9 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.33%) Xbox
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 116 (38.41%) Windows
2 51 (16.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (14.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (10.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (4.64%) Linux
6 8 (2.65%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.32%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.99%) Android
8 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.99%) UNIX
9 2 (0.66%) AIX
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.66%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.33%) OS/2
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.22%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (12.25%) ITIL
4 30 (9.93%) Project Management
5 23 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (7.62%) Scrum
6 22 (7.28%) Mentoring
7 19 (6.29%) CRM
8 18 (5.96%) ETL
8 18 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.97%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.97%) MVC
11 14 (4.64%) Migration
12 11 (3.64%) TDD
12 11 (3.64%) Time Management
12 11 (3.64%) OO
13 10 (3.31%) Coaching
14 9 (2.98%) ERP
15 8 (2.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 112 (37.09%) SQL
2 46 (15.23%) C#
3 38 (12.58%) T-SQL
4 22 (7.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.30%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.31%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.65%) VB
8 7 (2.32%) PHP
9 6 (1.99%) Java
10 4 (1.32%) C++
10 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.99%) VB6
11 3 (0.99%) Perl
12 2 (0.66%) Python
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) VBA
12 2 (0.66%) Ruby
12 2 (0.66%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (9.60%) Degree
3 25 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (7.28%) CCNA
5 16 (5.30%) MCSE
6 11 (3.64%) MCITP
7 10 (3.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (2.65%) MCSA
9 7 (2.32%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.32%) MCP
10 6 (1.99%) APMP
11 5 (1.66%) CCNP
11 5 (1.66%) ISEB
12 4 (1.32%) SAP Certification
12 4 (1.32%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.99%) MCDBA
14 2 (0.66%) CCA
14 2 (0.66%) CISSP
14 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.32%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) COBIT
3 1 (0.33%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) GxP
System Software
1 86 (28.48%) Active Directory
2 41 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.65%) XenApp
5 6 (1.99%) vSphere
6 3 (0.99%) XenServer
6 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) KVM
7 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.65%) SCCM
2 6 (1.99%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (1.99%) WSUS
2 6 (1.99%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (0.99%) SCOM
4 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.66%) Puppet
4 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.33%) Ansible
5 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.33%) Nmap
5 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 255 (84.44%) Microsoft
2 84 (27.81%) VMware
3 38 (12.58%) Cisco
4 24 (7.95%) Citrix
5 23 (7.62%) MicroStrategy
6 18 (5.96%) HP
7 13 (4.30%) Oracle
8 9 (2.98%) McAfee
9 6 (1.99%) Symantec
9 6 (1.99%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.99%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.66%) Unisys
11 4 (1.32%) Cognos
11 4 (1.32%) SAP
11 4 (1.32%) Dell
11 4 (1.32%) Juniper
11 4 (1.32%) Veritas
11 4 (1.32%) Apple
11 4 (1.32%) SonicWALL
12 3 (0.99%) SolarWinds
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