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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 154 131 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.98% 9.74% 12.73%
As % of the Applications category 74.40% 68.59% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 128 112 146
Average salary £35,000 £35,176 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
207 191 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.75% 14.20% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 177 170 186
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +5 142 £35,000 -2.77% 12
North Wales -7 9 £27,500 -21.42% 2
West Wales - 3 £33,750 - 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 251 (84.23%) Microsoft
2 107 (35.91%) SQL
3 103 (34.56%) Windows
4 93 (31.21%) SQL Server
5 78 (26.17%) .NET
6 71 (23.83%) MS Office
7 68 (22.82%) C#
8 67 (22.48%) VMware
9 64 (21.48%) Active Directory
10 54 (18.12%) Finance
11 52 (17.45%) ASP.NET
11 52 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (15.10%) HTML
13 43 (14.43%) JavaScript
13 43 (14.43%) MS Exchange
13 43 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 41 (13.76%) Degree
14 41 (13.76%) SDLC
15 40 (13.42%) T-SQL
15 40 (13.42%) ITIL
15 40 (13.42%) Cisco
16 38 (12.75%) Project Management
16 38 (12.75%) MS PowerPoint
17 37 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
19 35 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
20 34 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
21 33 (11.07%) CCNA
21 33 (11.07%) MS Project
22 32 (10.74%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 43 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 30 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (6.38%) SAS
5 16 (5.37%) IIS
6 11 (3.69%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.02%) Lync
8 6 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.34%) Apache
11 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.34%) Node.js
12 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (23.83%) MS Office
2 38 (12.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 33 (11.07%) MS Project
4 11 (3.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.34%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.35%) Office 365
2 6 (2.01%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.40%) DHCP
2 30 (10.07%) Internet
3 22 (7.38%) SAN
4 20 (6.71%) Firewall
5 18 (6.04%) DNS
6 12 (4.03%) OSPF
6 12 (4.03%) BGP
6 12 (4.03%) VRRP
7 11 (3.69%) Ethernet
7 11 (3.69%) Broadband
7 11 (3.69%) SNMP
8 9 (3.02%) 802.11
8 9 (3.02%) GPON
9 8 (2.68%) NetScaler
10 7 (2.35%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.01%) LAN
11 6 (2.01%) WAN
12 5 (1.68%) VPN
13 3 (1.01%) VoIP
13 3 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (7.72%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 16 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.35%) OLAP
8 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.68%) MySQL
9 5 (1.68%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.34%) OLTP
11 3 (1.01%) DTS
11 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (7.05%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.01%) Selenium
3 3 (1.01%) JMeter
3 3 (1.01%) NUnit
4 2 (0.67%) Subversion
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.67%) StyleCop
4 2 (0.67%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
General
1 54 (18.12%) Finance
2 28 (9.40%) Back Office
3 14 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.02%) Banking
5 7 (2.35%) Law
6 6 (2.01%) Advertising
7 4 (1.34%) Retail
8 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.67%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) German Language
9 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (24.83%) Developer
2 53 (17.79%) Analyst
3 41 (13.76%) .NET Developer
4 26 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (7.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 17 (5.70%) C# Developer
6 17 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (5.03%) Architect
7 15 (5.03%) Project Manager
8 14 (4.70%) DBA
8 14 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (4.70%) Administrator
9 13 (4.36%) Coordinator
9 13 (4.36%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
10 12 (4.03%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (3.69%) NOC Engineer
11 11 (3.69%) Wintel Engineer
11 11 (3.69%) Senior NOC Engineer
11 11 (3.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (26.17%) .NET
2 52 (17.45%) ASP.NET
3 45 (15.10%) HTML
4 27 (9.06%) XML
5 23 (7.72%) CSS
6 21 (7.05%) jQuery
7 19 (6.38%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (5.03%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.03%) WCF
10 9 (3.02%) WinForms
11 7 (2.35%) HTML5
12 6 (2.01%) Entity Framework
12 6 (2.01%) WPF
13 5 (1.68%) SOAP
13 5 (1.68%) Web Services
13 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (1.34%) REST
15 3 (1.01%) CSS3
15 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.04%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.36%) Clustering
4 8 (2.68%) PMI
4 8 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.01%) Data Extraction
5 6 (2.01%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.34%) AS400
7 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.01%) iSeries
7 3 (1.01%) Statistics
8 2 (0.67%) CMDB
8 2 (0.67%) iPhone
8 2 (0.67%) Replication
9 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.34%) EPoS
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 103 (34.56%) Windows
2 43 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (8.05%) Linux
6 6 (2.01%) AIX
7 5 (1.68%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.01%) UNIX
8 3 (1.01%) Android
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.34%) CentOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (13.76%) SDLC
3 40 (13.42%) ITIL
4 38 (12.75%) Project Management
5 37 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (10.74%) CRM
7 29 (9.73%) Scrum
8 27 (9.06%) MVC
9 22 (7.38%) PRINCE2
10 20 (6.71%) Mentoring
11 17 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.03%) Migration
13 14 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (4.36%) Business Transformation
15 12 (4.03%) PRINCE
15 12 (4.03%) ETL
16 10 (3.36%) Change Management
17 9 (3.02%) Incident Management
17 9 (3.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (35.91%) SQL
2 68 (22.82%) C#
3 43 (14.43%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.42%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.70%) PHP
6 14 (4.70%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.02%) VB
8 5 (1.68%) Java
9 4 (1.34%) C++
9 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.34%) VB6
10 3 (1.01%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.67%) Python
11 2 (0.67%) Perl
11 2 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.34%) COBOL
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) XAML
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (13.76%) Degree
2 35 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (11.07%) CCNA
4 24 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (4.36%) APMP
7 9 (3.02%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.02%) MCSE
8 8 (2.68%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.68%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.68%) MCITP
9 7 (2.35%) MCSA
10 4 (1.34%) CCNP
11 3 (1.01%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.67%) CISSP
12 2 (0.67%) MCTS
13 1 (0.34%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (0.34%) CEH
13 1 (0.34%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.69%) SLA
2 6 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.01%) QA
3 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 64 (21.48%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.35%) XenApp
4 6 (2.01%) vSphere
5 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.67%) XenServer
7 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (2.01%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (1.68%) SCCM
3 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.67%) WSUS
5 1 (0.34%) Nessus
5 1 (0.34%) Nmap
5 1 (0.34%) Puppet
5 1 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 251 (84.23%) Microsoft
2 67 (22.48%) VMware
3 40 (13.42%) Cisco
4 25 (8.39%) Citrix
5 15 (5.03%) MicroStrategy
6 14 (4.70%) Oracle
7 10 (3.36%) HP
8 8 (2.68%) Unisys
9 5 (1.68%) Remedy
10 4 (1.34%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.01%) Cognos
11 3 (1.01%) Dell
11 3 (1.01%) Apple
11 3 (1.01%) Sage
11 3 (1.01%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.01%) McAfee
11 3 (1.01%) Lotus
11 3 (1.01%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.01%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.01%) Veeam
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