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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 144 110 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.39% 9.57% 9.69%
As % of the Applications category 77.42% 72.85% 72.61%
Number of salaries quoted 124 101 109
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 £22,650 £23,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -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
186 151 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.42% 13.13% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 152 140 149
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 April 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 April 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 +2 133 £35,000 +11.11% 15
North Wales 0 8 £40,000 +49.53%
West Wales +15 2 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £19,500 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 245 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 109 (37.07%) Windows
3 101 (34.35%) SQL
4 86 (29.25%) SQL Server
5 84 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 78 (26.53%) VMware
7 65 (22.11%) MS Office
8 61 (20.75%) .NET
9 53 (18.03%) Finance
10 49 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 49 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 47 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (13.27%) C#
13 39 (13.27%) MS PowerPoint
14 38 (12.93%) Cisco
14 38 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (12.59%) ITIL
16 36 (12.24%) T-SQL
16 36 (12.24%) SAN
16 36 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 34 (11.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
18 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
18 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
18 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2013
18 33 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (10.88%) Project Management
20 31 (10.54%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 49 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (6.80%) IIS
4 19 (6.46%) SAS
5 10 (3.40%) Lync
6 7 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (2.04%) CMS
7 6 (2.04%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.36%) Apache
9 4 (1.36%) Commerce Server
9 4 (1.36%) Node.js
10 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 65 (22.11%) MS Office
2 39 (13.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (10.54%) MS Project
4 20 (6.80%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.68%) GIMP
6 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.34%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.40%) Office 365
2 6 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.70%) IaaS
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.24%) SAN
2 25 (8.50%) Firewall
3 24 (8.16%) DHCP
4 23 (7.82%) DNS
5 20 (6.80%) Internet
6 12 (4.08%) LAN
7 11 (3.74%) WAN
8 9 (3.06%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.06%) VPN
9 8 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (2.72%) NetScaler
10 6 (2.04%) VLAN
11 5 (1.70%) NAS
11 5 (1.70%) OSPF
11 5 (1.70%) BGP
12 4 (1.36%) RIP
12 4 (1.36%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (1.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 34 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.72%) OLAP
9 7 (2.38%) OLTP
10 6 (2.04%) DTS
10 6 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.70%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.70%) MySQL
11 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.02%) MS Access
12 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.68%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.68%) JMeter
4 2 (0.68%) NUnit
4 2 (0.68%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) Selenium
4 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.34%) MSTest
5 1 (0.34%) Moq
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.34%) JUnit
General
1 53 (18.03%) Finance
2 5 (1.70%) Advertising
3 4 (1.36%) Banking
3 4 (1.36%) Retail
3 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.36%) Marketing
3 4 (1.36%) Welsh Language
4 3 (1.02%) Publishing
4 3 (1.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.02%) Legal
5 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.68%) Back Office
5 2 (0.68%) Automotive
5 2 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 66 (22.45%) Analyst
2 54 (18.37%) Developer
3 34 (11.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (8.16%) DBA
4 24 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (7.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 23 (7.82%) .NET Developer
6 18 (6.12%) Administrator
7 16 (5.44%) SQL DBA
8 14 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (4.08%) Coordinator
9 12 (4.08%) Business Analyst
10 11 (3.74%) Architect
11 10 (3.40%) Project Manager
11 10 (3.40%) Service Analyst
11 10 (3.40%) Service Desk Analyst
12 9 (3.06%) Junior
12 9 (3.06%) Development Manager
12 9 (3.06%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.06%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.75%) .NET
2 27 (9.18%) ASP.NET
3 24 (8.16%) .NET Framework
4 22 (7.48%) CSS
5 18 (6.12%) HTML
6 17 (5.78%) WCF
7 15 (5.10%) XML
8 11 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (3.06%) HTML5
9 9 (3.06%) WinForms
10 8 (2.72%) jQuery
10 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.38%) Web Services
11 7 (2.38%) SOAP
12 6 (2.04%) REST
13 5 (1.70%) Entity Framework
13 5 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (1.70%) COM
14 4 (1.36%) J2EE
14 4 (1.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.82%) Clustering
3 11 (3.74%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.04%) Replication
7 5 (1.70%) AS400
8 4 (1.36%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.02%) Physics
9 3 (1.02%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.02%) Statistics
9 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) GIS
10 2 (0.68%) Economics
10 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.68%) Life Science
10 2 (0.68%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 109 (37.07%) Windows
2 42 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.10%) Linux
6 11 (3.74%) Windows XP
6 11 (3.74%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.70%) Android
8 3 (1.02%) UNIX
8 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.68%) CentOS
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.34%) OS/2
10 1 (0.34%) AIX
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (12.59%) ITIL
4 32 (10.88%) Project Management
5 29 (9.86%) Scrum
6 21 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 19 (6.46%) MVC
8 17 (5.78%) ETL
9 16 (5.44%) Service Delivery
9 16 (5.44%) PRINCE2
10 14 (4.76%) OO
10 14 (4.76%) TDD
11 13 (4.42%) Migration
11 13 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (4.08%) Coaching
13 10 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (3.40%) ERP
14 9 (3.06%) CRM
14 9 (3.06%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.35%) SQL
2 39 (13.27%) C#
3 36 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 17 (5.78%) VB.NET
5 14 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.40%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.06%) VB
8 7 (2.38%) C++
9 6 (2.04%) Java
10 5 (1.70%) PHP
10 5 (1.70%) VBA
11 4 (1.36%) VB6
12 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.02%) Perl
13 2 (0.68%) C
13 2 (0.68%) Ruby
13 2 (0.68%) VC++
13 2 (0.68%) Python
14 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (8.84%) Degree
3 25 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (6.80%) CCNA
5 16 (5.44%) MCSE
6 13 (4.42%) MCITP
7 9 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (2.72%) MCSA
9 7 (2.38%) MCP
9 7 (2.38%) CCNP
9 7 (2.38%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.70%) ISEB
11 4 (1.36%) SAP Certification
11 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (1.02%) APMG
12 3 (1.02%) CCSE
12 3 (1.02%) JNCIS
12 3 (1.02%) MCDBA
13 2 (0.68%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.72%) SLA
1 8 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.68%) GxP
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 38 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.72%) XenApp
5 6 (2.04%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) KVM
6 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) XenServer
6 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (3.06%) SCCM
2 6 (2.04%) WSUS
3 5 (1.70%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (1.70%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.02%) SCOM
5 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.68%) Puppet
6 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.34%) Ansible
6 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 245 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 78 (26.53%) VMware
3 38 (12.93%) Cisco
4 19 (6.46%) HP
4 19 (6.46%) Citrix
4 19 (6.46%) MicroStrategy
5 13 (4.42%) Oracle
6 11 (3.74%) McAfee
7 8 (2.72%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.38%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.04%) Juniper
9 6 (2.04%) Symantec
10 5 (1.70%) Apple
11 4 (1.36%) Veritas
11 4 (1.36%) SonicWALL
11 4 (1.36%) Dell
11 4 (1.36%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.36%) SAP
11 4 (1.36%) Cognos
12 3 (1.02%) NetApp
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