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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 112 156 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.61% 11.36% 8.37%
As % of the Applications category 65.50% 77.23% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 133 86
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £24,200 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
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
171 202 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.14% 14.71% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 154 169 125
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £50,000 £47,500
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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -13 109 £32,500 -12.16% 13
West Wales -13 2 £22,500 -18.18% 1
North Wales +6 1 £35,000 +10.23%
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 206 (79.54%) Microsoft
2 120 (46.33%) SQL Server
3 119 (45.95%) SQL
4 93 (35.91%) .NET
5 91 (35.14%) Windows
6 78 (30.12%) C#
7 76 (29.34%) MVC
8 72 (27.80%) HTML
9 67 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (25.48%) ASP.NET
11 65 (25.10%) CSS
12 60 (23.17%) MS Office
12 60 (23.17%) JavaScript
13 59 (22.78%) Active Directory
14 50 (19.31%) Scrum
15 44 (16.99%) MS Exchange
15 44 (16.99%) Degree
16 43 (16.60%) VMware
17 41 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (15.83%) CSS3
18 38 (14.67%) Cisco
19 37 (14.29%) jQuery
20 36 (13.90%) Windows Server
21 35 (13.51%) ITIL
22 34 (13.13%) HTML5
23 33 (12.74%) Visual Studio
23 33 (12.74%) Finance
24 26 (10.04%) SDLC
25 23 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
25 23 (8.88%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 44 (16.99%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.49%) IIS
3 19 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.93%) CMS
8 4 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.16%) Drupal
9 3 (1.16%) Node.js
9 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (23.17%) MS Office
2 15 (5.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (5.41%) Photoshop
4 9 (3.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.93%) Fireworks
5 5 (1.93%) PaintShop Pro
6 4 (1.54%) MS Project
7 2 (0.77%) SPSS
7 2 (0.77%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.16%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.09%) Office 365
3 6 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.16%) IaaS
4 3 (1.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.41%) SAN
2 13 (5.02%) Firewall
3 11 (4.25%) DHCP
4 10 (3.86%) DNS
5 9 (3.47%) Internet
6 8 (3.09%) LAN
6 8 (3.09%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.70%) VoIP
8 6 (2.32%) 802.11
8 6 (2.32%) BGP
8 6 (2.32%) Broadband
8 6 (2.32%) Ethernet
8 6 (2.32%) GPON
8 6 (2.32%) OSPF
8 6 (2.32%) SNMP
8 6 (2.32%) VRRP
9 5 (1.93%) WAN
10 3 (1.16%) HTTP
10 3 (1.16%) Intranet
10 3 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (46.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (4.63%) MySQL
6 12 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (3.47%) MS Access
8 9 (3.47%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (3.09%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.93%) OLAP
10 5 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.54%) QlikView
11 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (12.74%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.16%) Moq
3 3 (1.16%) MSTest
3 3 (1.16%) NUnit
3 3 (1.16%) Selenium
4 2 (0.77%) Subversion
4 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.39%) JMeter
General
1 33 (12.74%) Finance
2 13 (5.02%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.47%) Electronics
5 8 (3.09%) Back Office
6 6 (2.32%) Law
7 5 (1.93%) Military
8 4 (1.54%) Advertising
8 4 (1.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 84 (32.43%) Developer
2 53 (20.46%) Analyst
3 43 (16.60%) .NET Developer
4 30 (11.58%) Senior Developer
5 22 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (8.49%) Senior .NET Developer
6 21 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.56%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.63%) IT Support
9 12 (4.63%) Service Analyst
9 12 (4.63%) Technical Support
10 11 (4.25%) Lead .NET Developer
10 11 (4.25%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.25%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (4.25%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (3.86%) SQL Developer
11 10 (3.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (35.91%) .NET
2 72 (27.80%) HTML
3 66 (25.48%) ASP.NET
4 65 (25.10%) CSS
5 41 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (15.83%) CSS3
6 37 (14.29%) jQuery
7 34 (13.13%) HTML5
8 22 (8.49%) WCF
9 19 (7.34%) XML
10 12 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (4.63%) Web Services
11 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (2.70%) SOAP
13 6 (2.32%) 802.1X
13 6 (2.32%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.32%) REST
14 5 (1.93%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.93%) MSMQ
14 5 (1.93%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.09%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.32%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.93%) User Experience
8 4 (1.54%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.54%) iPhone
8 4 (1.54%) PDA
8 4 (1.54%) Replication
9 3 (1.16%) AS400
9 3 (1.16%) CESG
9 3 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.77%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.77%) Clustering
10 2 (0.77%) FMCG
10 2 (0.77%) Wiki
11 1 (0.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 91 (35.14%) Windows
2 36 (13.90%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (7.72%) Linux
5 17 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.86%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.70%) Unix
9 5 (1.93%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.16%) OS/400
12 2 (0.77%) Android
12 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (29.34%) MVC
2 67 (25.87%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (19.31%) Scrum
4 35 (13.51%) ITIL
5 26 (10.04%) SDLC
6 22 (8.49%) Project Management
7 20 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.79%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.79%) Web Development
9 14 (5.41%) People Management
10 11 (4.25%) Coaching
10 11 (4.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (3.86%) OO
11 10 (3.86%) Software Testing
12 9 (3.47%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.47%) Requirements Management
13 8 (3.09%) Data Migration
13 8 (3.09%) Data Transformation
13 8 (3.09%) Migration
13 8 (3.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (45.95%) SQL
2 78 (30.12%) C#
3 60 (23.17%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.72%) PHP
5 17 (6.56%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.25%) VBA
7 10 (3.86%) Java
7 10 (3.86%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.86%) VB
8 6 (2.32%) C
9 5 (1.93%) C++
9 5 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.93%) R
10 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.16%) Python
12 2 (0.77%) VB6
13 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (16.99%) Degree
2 23 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.49%) CCNA
3 22 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (3.09%) CCNP
7 7 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.32%) ISEB
8 6 (2.32%) MCITP
8 6 (2.32%) MCSE
8 6 (2.32%) VCP5
9 4 (1.54%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.16%) CCA
10 3 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.16%) HNC
10 3 (1.16%) MCP
10 3 (1.16%) MCSA
10 3 (1.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) QA
2 11 (4.25%) SLA
3 6 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.93%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.39%) ISO22301
System Software
1 59 (22.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.54%) vSphere
5 3 (1.16%) DFS Replication
5 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.77%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (1.54%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.16%) SCCM
2 3 (1.16%) WSUS
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 206 (79.54%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.60%) VMware
3 38 (14.67%) Cisco
4 23 (8.88%) Oracle
5 13 (5.02%) HP
6 11 (4.25%) Citrix
7 9 (3.47%) SAP
8 7 (2.70%) IBM
9 5 (1.93%) Adobe
9 5 (1.93%) Sage
9 5 (1.93%) Sybase
10 4 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.54%) Kaspersky
10 4 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.54%) Veeam
11 3 (1.16%) Apple
11 3 (1.16%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.16%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.16%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.16%) Splunk
Wales
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
LexisNexis Risk Solutions UK
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago