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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 8 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.77% 13.58% 10.00%
As % of the Applications category 88.89% 84.62% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £21,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.78% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £53,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.74% 16.05% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 3
Average salary £21,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £34,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Intranet
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 3 (30.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (10.00%) PDA
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco