The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.55% 3.26% 10.96%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 60.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £26,250 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £41,400 £32,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
MS Excel
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Applications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.58% 5.43% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 19
Average salary £25,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £26,200 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £60,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Walsall region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Walsall

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Walsall

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Lync
6 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DataStage
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Sales Manager
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) HND
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Dell
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica