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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 146 134 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.38% 9.97% 13.34%
As % of the Applications category 66.06% 69.79% 78.44%
Number of salaries quoted 125 118 148
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £53,500
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
221 192 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.71% 14.29% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 195 172 195
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £45,500
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 4 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 4 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 +1 137 £35,000 - 14
North Wales -3 8 £27,500 -21.42% 2
West Wales +9 1 £47,500 +82.69% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 244 (85.31%) Microsoft
2 115 (40.21%) SQL
3 110 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 98 (34.27%) Windows
5 85 (29.72%) .NET
6 77 (26.92%) C#
7 68 (23.78%) MS Office
8 65 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 59 (20.63%) HTML
10 58 (20.28%) VMware
11 57 (19.93%) JavaScript
12 55 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (18.88%) Active Directory
14 51 (17.83%) Degree
15 48 (16.78%) Finance
16 44 (15.38%) Cisco
17 43 (15.03%) ITIL
18 41 (14.34%) SDLC
19 39 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
19 39 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
20 38 (13.29%) MVC
21 37 (12.94%) CCNA
21 37 (12.94%) T-SQL
22 35 (12.24%) CSS
22 35 (12.24%) MS Exchange
22 35 (12.24%) Scrum
23 34 (11.89%) MS PowerPoint
23 34 (11.89%) CRM
24 33 (11.54%) Internet
24 33 (11.54%) Back Office

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 35 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 21 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (5.24%) IIS
5 13 (4.55%) SAS
5 13 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.40%) Lync
7 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.70%) Apache
8 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (23.78%) MS Office
2 34 (11.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (7.69%) MS Project
4 5 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.35%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) Office 365
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) PaaS
2 1 (0.35%) IaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Dropbox
2 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.54%) Internet
2 31 (10.84%) DHCP
3 23 (8.04%) Firewall
3 23 (8.04%) SAN
4 19 (6.64%) DNS
5 16 (5.59%) OSPF
5 16 (5.59%) BGP
5 16 (5.59%) VRRP
6 15 (5.24%) SNMP
6 15 (5.24%) Ethernet
6 15 (5.24%) Broadband
7 13 (4.55%) 802.11
7 13 (4.55%) GPON
8 10 (3.50%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.10%) VoIP
10 5 (1.75%) WAN
10 5 (1.75%) LAN
11 4 (1.40%) VPN
12 2 (0.70%) Wireless
12 2 (0.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (6.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 16 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.10%) OLAP
10 6 (2.10%) MySQL
11 5 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.05%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.40%) Selenium
4 3 (1.05%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.05%) JMeter
4 3 (1.05%) NUnit
5 2 (0.70%) Subversion
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.70%) StyleCop
5 2 (0.70%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.35%) JUnit
6 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
General
1 48 (16.78%) Finance
2 33 (11.54%) Back Office
3 18 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.50%) Banking
5 8 (2.80%) Law
6 4 (1.40%) Advertising
7 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.70%) Retail
7 2 (0.70%) Marketing
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (29.02%) Developer
2 46 (16.08%) Analyst
3 44 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 23 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (6.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 17 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (5.94%) C# Developer
8 16 (5.59%) Administrator
8 16 (5.59%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.24%) Senior NOC Engineer
9 15 (5.24%) NOC Engineer
10 13 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.85%) DBA
11 11 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
12 10 (3.50%) Lead Developer
12 10 (3.50%) Coordinator
13 9 (3.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (29.72%) .NET
2 65 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 59 (20.63%) HTML
4 35 (12.24%) CSS
5 30 (10.49%) jQuery
6 29 (10.14%) XML
7 28 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (6.99%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.90%) .NET Framework
10 13 (4.55%) WCF
10 13 (4.55%) 802.1X
11 9 (3.15%) Web Services
12 7 (2.45%) WinForms
12 7 (2.45%) HTML5
12 7 (2.45%) CSS3
13 6 (2.10%) REST
13 6 (2.10%) SOAP
14 5 (1.75%) WPF
14 5 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (1.75%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.80%) PMI
3 8 (2.80%) Mainframe
3 8 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.45%) Clustering
5 6 (2.10%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.40%) Replication
7 3 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.05%) iSeries
7 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.05%) AS400
8 2 (0.70%) iPhone
8 2 (0.70%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.35%) Xbox
9 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.35%) Statistics
9 1 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 98 (34.27%) Windows
2 39 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (9.44%) Linux
5 22 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.10%) AIX
7 4 (1.40%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.05%) UNIX
9 2 (0.70%) Android
9 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (15.03%) ITIL
3 41 (14.34%) SDLC
4 38 (13.29%) MVC
5 35 (12.24%) Scrum
6 34 (11.89%) CRM
7 32 (11.19%) Project Management
8 28 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 20 (6.99%) PRINCE2
11 16 (5.59%) Migration
11 16 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (4.90%) Change Management
12 14 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (4.90%) Business Transformation
13 13 (4.55%) PRINCE
14 12 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (3.15%) ETL
15 9 (3.15%) Incident Management
15 9 (3.15%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (40.21%) SQL
2 77 (26.92%) C#
3 57 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 37 (12.94%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.69%) PHP
6 13 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.10%) VB
7 6 (2.10%) C++
7 6 (2.10%) Java
8 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.05%) VB6
8 3 (1.05%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.35%) COBOL
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.35%) Python
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (17.83%) Degree
2 39 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (12.94%) CCNA
4 25 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (4.90%) APMP
5 14 (4.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (3.85%) MCSE
6 11 (3.85%) MCSA
7 8 (2.80%) PMI Certification
7 8 (2.80%) MCITP
8 7 (2.45%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.45%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.10%) CCNP
10 2 (0.70%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.70%) ISEB
10 2 (0.70%) CISSP
10 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.70%) ECDL
10 2 (0.70%) MCTS
11 1 (0.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.90%) SLA
2 8 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.40%) QA
4 3 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.70%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 54 (18.88%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.70%) XenServer
4 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.70%) vSphere
5 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (1.40%) SCCM
3 3 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.70%) WSUS
4 2 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) Nessus
5 1 (0.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 244 (85.31%) Microsoft
2 58 (20.28%) VMware
3 44 (15.38%) Cisco
4 19 (6.64%) Citrix
5 15 (5.24%) Oracle
6 12 (4.20%) HP
7 11 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (2.80%) Unisys
9 7 (2.45%) Veeam
10 4 (1.40%) Remedy
10 4 (1.40%) Fortinet
10 4 (1.40%) Dell
11 3 (1.05%) Lotus
11 3 (1.05%) Sage
11 3 (1.05%) Red Gate
11 3 (1.05%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (0.70%) Apple
12 2 (0.70%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.70%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.70%) McAfee
Flintshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + 20 days holiday + bank holidays on
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swansea
Land Registry
Salary: £22,000 - 24,128 per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Engage Talent
Posted: 20 days ago