The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 124 168 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.39% 13.39% 8.67%
As % of the Applications category 67.76% 78.14% 65.35%
Number of salaries quoted 108 145 75
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
183 215 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.86% 17.13% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 162 191 115
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% +0.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -9 105 £35,000 -11.39% 17
North Wales +6 10 £35,000 +11.11% 2
West Wales -11 3 £26,000 -5.45% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 209 (81.32%) Microsoft
2 104 (40.47%) Windows
3 85 (33.07%) SQL Server
4 64 (24.90%) C#
4 64 (24.90%) .NET
5 60 (23.35%) SQL
6 59 (22.96%) VMware
7 46 (17.90%) ITIL
8 45 (17.51%) MS Office
9 44 (17.12%) Cisco
10 41 (15.95%) Active Directory
11 39 (15.18%) OO
12 34 (13.23%) Finance
12 34 (13.23%) Degree
13 33 (12.84%) HP
14 32 (12.45%) XML
15 31 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (11.67%) Scrum
16 30 (11.67%) Project Management
17 29 (11.28%) HTML
18 28 (10.89%) IIS
18 28 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (10.51%) Hyper-V
19 27 (10.51%) TDD
19 27 (10.51%) Visual Studio
19 27 (10.51%) MS Exchange
19 27 (10.51%) Firewall
20 26 (10.12%) .NET Framework
21 25 (9.73%) SAN
22 23 (8.95%) OOD

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (10.89%) IIS
2 27 (10.51%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.06%) FileNet
4 13 (5.06%) LiveCycle
5 12 (4.67%) Confluence
6 11 (4.28%) CMS
7 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.72%) Commerce Server
8 7 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.33%) Lync
10 3 (1.17%) SAS
10 3 (1.17%) Node.js
10 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.39%) Captiva
12 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (17.51%) MS Office
2 20 (7.78%) MS Project
3 13 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.89%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.17%) Lawson
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.28%) PaaS
2 11 (4.28%) IaaS
3 6 (2.33%) Office 365
3 6 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.51%) Firewall
2 25 (9.73%) SAN
3 19 (7.39%) Internet
4 12 (4.67%) DNS
5 10 (3.89%) LAN
5 10 (3.89%) NAS
6 9 (3.50%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (3.50%) WAN
6 9 (3.50%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.72%) BGP
8 6 (2.33%) RIP
8 6 (2.33%) OSPF
8 6 (2.33%) Intranet
9 5 (1.95%) DHCP
9 5 (1.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (1.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (1.17%) SDH
10 3 (1.17%) GSM
10 3 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (33.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.84%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.67%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.33%) MS Access
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.56%) MySQL
8 4 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.17%) OLAP
9 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.78%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.78%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 27 (10.51%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.23%) JIRA
3 13 (5.06%) Subversion
3 13 (5.06%) Hudson
4 12 (4.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.67%) Maven
5 11 (4.28%) NUnit
6 9 (3.50%) MSTest
6 9 (3.50%) Moq
7 3 (1.17%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.78%) NCover
8 2 (0.78%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.39%) Ant
9 1 (0.39%) JUnit
9 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (13.23%) Finance
2 8 (3.11%) Advertising
3 7 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.33%) Electronics
5 5 (1.95%) Retail
5 5 (1.95%) Marketing
6 4 (1.56%) Games
6 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.17%) Welsh Language
7 3 (1.17%) Banking
7 3 (1.17%) Law
7 3 (1.17%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 2 (0.78%) Billing
8 2 (0.78%) Local Government
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (26.85%) Analyst
2 49 (19.07%) Developer
3 23 (8.95%) .NET Developer
4 15 (5.84%) Consultant
5 12 (4.67%) Programmer
5 12 (4.67%) Support Analyst
6 11 (4.28%) Software Engineer
6 11 (4.28%) Test Analyst
6 11 (4.28%) Architect
6 11 (4.28%) Support Engineer
6 11 (4.28%) Java Developer
7 10 (3.89%) Team Leader
7 10 (3.89%) Graduate
8 9 (3.50%) Business Analyst
8 9 (3.50%) Software Developer
8 9 (3.50%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (3.50%) Java Consultant
8 9 (3.50%) Java Programmer
8 9 (3.50%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (24.90%) .NET
2 32 (12.45%) XML
3 29 (11.28%) HTML
4 26 (10.12%) .NET Framework
5 22 (8.56%) Web Services
6 21 (8.17%) WCF
7 20 (7.78%) WPF
7 20 (7.78%) ASP.NET
7 20 (7.78%) CSS
7 20 (7.78%) HTML5
8 15 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (5.84%) SOAP
9 14 (5.45%) XSLT
9 14 (5.45%) WinForms
9 14 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (5.06%) Spring
10 13 (5.06%) JSF
10 13 (5.06%) Hibernate
10 13 (5.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.06%) Open Source
4 8 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.11%) Clustering
5 4 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.17%) GIS
6 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.17%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.17%) iSeries
7 2 (0.78%) CMDB
7 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.78%) DTV
7 2 (0.78%) Replication
7 2 (0.78%) Physics
8 1 (0.39%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.39%) Life Science
8 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.39%) Derivative
8 1 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 104 (40.47%) Windows
2 23 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (7.00%) Linux
5 12 (4.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.50%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.72%) UNIX
9 4 (1.56%) AIX
10 3 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.78%) Android
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.90%) ITIL
2 39 (15.18%) OO
3 30 (11.67%) Project Management
3 30 (11.67%) Scrum
4 27 (10.51%) TDD
5 23 (8.95%) OOD
6 20 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (7.78%) Software Engineering
7 19 (7.39%) MVC
8 17 (6.61%) Configuration Management
8 17 (6.61%) SOA
8 17 (6.61%) Web Development
9 16 (6.23%) Release Management
9 16 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.06%) DevOps
11 13 (5.06%) RUP
11 13 (5.06%) DSDM
11 13 (5.06%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.90%) C#
2 60 (23.35%) SQL
3 19 (7.39%) Java
4 13 (5.06%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.06%) T-SQL
4 13 (5.06%) Groovy
4 13 (5.06%) Scala
4 13 (5.06%) Clojure
5 9 (3.50%) VB.NET
5 9 (3.50%) VBA
6 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.95%) VB
6 5 (1.95%) C++
7 4 (1.56%) PHP
7 4 (1.56%) Python
7 4 (1.56%) VB6
8 3 (1.17%) C
9 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (13.23%) Degree
2 31 (12.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.84%) MCSE
5 13 (5.06%) MCP
5 13 (5.06%) CCNA
6 12 (4.67%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.89%) SAP Certification
8 9 (3.50%) CCNP
9 8 (3.11%) ISEB
9 8 (3.11%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.33%) MCITP
11 5 (1.95%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.95%) CCSE
11 5 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.95%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (1.17%) MCSA
13 3 (1.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.67%) QA
2 11 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.28%) SLA
3 10 (3.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) GxP
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (15.95%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.51%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.11%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.11%) vSphere
5 6 (2.33%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.95%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.56%) vCloud
7 4 (1.56%) XenServer
7 4 (1.56%) MetaFrame
8 3 (1.17%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.78%) UAG
9 2 (0.78%) XenApp
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.39%) Nmap
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.89%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.56%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.17%) SCCM
5 2 (0.78%) WSUS
6 1 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.39%) SCOM
6 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 209 (81.32%) Microsoft
2 59 (22.96%) VMware
3 44 (17.12%) Cisco
4 33 (12.84%) HP
5 20 (7.78%) Citrix
5 20 (7.78%) IBM
6 16 (6.23%) Adobe
7 13 (5.06%) SAP
7 13 (5.06%) Twitter
8 12 (4.67%) Oracle
9 11 (4.28%) Symantec
10 9 (3.50%) Remedy
10 9 (3.50%) Dell
11 8 (3.11%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.11%) SonicWALL
12 7 (2.72%) Blue Coat
12 7 (2.72%) Veritas
13 6 (2.33%) F5
14 5 (1.95%) Lumension
14 5 (1.95%) Aruba
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