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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 140 133 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.04% 10.29% 12.77%
As % of the Applications category 61.95% 75.57% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 125 116 140
Average salary £32,500 £34,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £21,750 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
226 176 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.20% 13.61% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 206 156 185
Average salary £34,625 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.83% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +2 129 £36,250 +3.57% 12
North Wales +4 9 £27,500 +10.00%
West Wales +4 1 £18,000 -30.76%
Mid Wales - 1 £22,500 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 249 (85.86%) Microsoft
2 123 (42.41%) SQL
3 112 (38.62%) SQL Server
4 98 (33.79%) Windows
5 86 (29.66%) .NET
6 79 (27.24%) C#
7 69 (23.79%) ASP.NET
8 68 (23.45%) MS Office
9 67 (23.10%) HTML
10 63 (21.72%) JavaScript
11 61 (21.03%) VMware
12 57 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (18.97%) Degree
14 53 (18.28%) Active Directory
15 52 (17.93%) Finance
16 48 (16.55%) Cisco
17 47 (16.21%) ITIL
18 43 (14.83%) MVC
18 43 (14.83%) Cisco Certification
19 42 (14.48%) CSS
20 41 (14.14%) CCNA
21 39 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
22 38 (13.10%) MS Exchange
23 36 (12.41%) Scrum
24 35 (12.07%) Back Office
24 35 (12.07%) Visual Studio
25 34 (11.72%) CRM
25 34 (11.72%) jQuery
25 34 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
25 34 (11.72%) SDLC

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (13.10%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.48%) IIS
7 10 (3.45%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.69%) Lync
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 68 (23.45%) MS Office
2 32 (11.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (6.90%) MS Project
4 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.38%) Internet
2 31 (10.69%) DHCP
3 29 (10.00%) SAN
4 27 (9.31%) Firewall
5 19 (6.55%) DNS
6 18 (6.21%) OSPF
6 18 (6.21%) BGP
6 18 (6.21%) VRRP
7 17 (5.86%) SNMP
7 17 (5.86%) Ethernet
7 17 (5.86%) Broadband
8 15 (5.17%) 802.11
8 15 (5.17%) GPON
9 14 (4.83%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.07%) VoIP
11 4 (1.38%) HTTP
11 4 (1.38%) VPN
12 3 (1.03%) WAN
12 3 (1.03%) LAN
13 2 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (38.62%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (6.21%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.72%) MySQL
9 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.03%) OLAP
11 3 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.69%) StyleCop
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.69%) NUnit
3 2 (0.69%) Selenium
3 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.69%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) JMeter
4 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 52 (17.93%) Finance
2 35 (12.07%) Back Office
3 19 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.79%) Law
5 9 (3.10%) Banking
6 3 (1.03%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Automotive
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
7 2 (0.69%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 85 (29.31%) Developer
2 46 (15.86%) .NET Developer
3 38 (13.10%) Analyst
4 26 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (6.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (5.86%) NOC Engineer
6 17 (5.86%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 17 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (5.86%) C# Developer
6 17 (5.86%) Project Manager
7 16 (5.52%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.52%) Administrator
8 13 (4.48%) Lead Developer
8 13 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (3.79%) Principal Engineer
9 11 (3.79%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (3.45%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (3.10%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.10%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (29.66%) .NET
2 69 (23.79%) ASP.NET
3 67 (23.10%) HTML
4 42 (14.48%) CSS
5 34 (11.72%) jQuery
5 34 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (9.66%) XML
7 20 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.17%) 802.1X
9 13 (4.48%) WCF
10 11 (3.79%) CSS3
11 9 (3.10%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.76%) HTML5
12 8 (2.76%) Web Services
13 6 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (1.72%) REST
14 5 (1.72%) WinForms
15 4 (1.38%) SOAP
15 4 (1.38%) Entity Framework
16 3 (1.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.10%) Data Extraction
3 9 (3.10%) PMI
4 8 (2.76%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.72%) Clustering
6 5 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.38%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.03%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.03%) Replication
9 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.69%) AS400
9 2 (0.69%) iPhone
9 2 (0.69%) iSeries
10 1 (0.34%) FMCG
10 1 (0.34%) CMDB
10 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 98 (33.79%) Windows
2 39 (13.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (9.66%) Linux
5 25 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.07%) AIX
7 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.69%) UNIX
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.21%) ITIL
3 43 (14.83%) MVC
4 36 (12.41%) Scrum
5 34 (11.72%) CRM
5 34 (11.72%) SDLC
6 30 (10.34%) Project Management
7 23 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (7.59%) PRINCE2
8 22 (7.59%) Mentoring
9 16 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.17%) Migration
11 14 (4.83%) Change Management
11 14 (4.83%) Business Transformation
12 13 (4.48%) PRINCE
13 12 (4.14%) People Management
14 10 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (3.10%) Software Engineering
15 9 (3.10%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (42.41%) SQL
2 79 (27.24%) C#
3 63 (21.72%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.03%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.28%) PHP
6 11 (3.79%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.07%) C++
7 6 (2.07%) Java
8 3 (1.03%) VB
9 2 (0.69%) VB6
9 2 (0.69%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.34%) Perl
10 1 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.34%) COBOL
10 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.34%) Python
10 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (18.97%) Degree
2 43 (14.83%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (14.14%) CCNA
4 25 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (4.83%) APMP
6 12 (4.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (4.14%) MCSE
6 12 (4.14%) MCSA
7 9 (3.10%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.76%) CCNP
9 7 (2.41%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.41%) MCITP
10 6 (2.07%) ISEB
11 5 (1.72%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.03%) ECDL
13 2 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.34%) PMP
14 1 (0.34%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.83%) SLA
2 8 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.07%) QA
4 3 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.69%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 53 (18.28%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.03%) vSphere
5 2 (0.69%) XenServer
5 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.34%) Nessus
3 1 (0.34%) Nmap
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 249 (85.86%) Microsoft
2 61 (21.03%) VMware
3 48 (16.55%) Cisco
4 16 (5.52%) Citrix
5 15 (5.17%) Oracle
6 12 (4.14%) HP
7 10 (3.45%) Veeam
8 8 (2.76%) Unisys
8 8 (2.76%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.72%) Dell
9 5 (1.72%) Red Gate
9 5 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.38%) Remedy
10 4 (1.38%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.03%) Sage
11 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.69%) BMC
12 2 (0.69%) Cognos
12 2 (0.69%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.69%) Acronis
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