The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
England / West Midlands
Rank 19 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 422 456 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.94% 7.80% 10.56%
As % of the Applications category 63.55% 61.54% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 321 348 468
Median salary £36,625 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -1.38%

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
664 741 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.07% 12.68% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 507 589 662
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MS Excel
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 196 £38,250 +2.39% 23
Staffordshire +15 51 £36,500 +12.30% 12
Warwickshire +26 43 £31,500 -10.00% 11
Coventry -12 29 £29,000 -27.50% 13
Solihull -6 23 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Worcestershire -16 23 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Shropshire -3 13 £39,000 +23.80% 5
West Bromwich +4 6 £30,000 +81.81%
Herefordshire -20 5 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Walsall +11 4 £31,500 +14.54% 1
Wolverhampton -5 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £40,000 - 2
Dudley +3 1 £32,500 -9.76%
Wednesbury - 1 - -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 819 (78.37%) Microsoft
2 315 (30.14%) SQL
3 278 (26.60%) Windows
4 275 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 264 (25.26%) VMware
6 243 (23.25%) Active Directory
7 217 (20.77%) MS Office
8 199 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
9 182 (17.42%) Finance
10 181 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 172 (16.46%) Data Centre
12 168 (16.08%) .NET
13 165 (15.79%) Citrix
14 163 (15.60%) ITIL
15 156 (14.93%) C#
16 133 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
17 129 (12.34%) Windows Server
17 129 (12.34%) Service Delivery
18 127 (12.15%) MS Exchange
18 127 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
19 121 (11.58%) Project Management
20 118 (11.29%) Cisco
21 116 (11.10%) Continuous Improvement
22 113 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
22 113 (10.81%) ASP.NET
23 109 (10.43%) HTML
23 109 (10.43%) Linux
24 107 (10.24%) JavaScript
25 106 (10.14%) CRM
25 106 (10.14%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 127 (12.15%) MS Exchange
2 52 (4.98%) IIS
3 48 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 39 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 37 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (2.49%) CMS
7 23 (2.20%) Skype for Business
8 11 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (0.96%) SAS
10 9 (0.86%) JBoss
10 9 (0.86%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.86%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.48%) Site Server
12 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.38%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 217 (20.77%) MS Office
2 113 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 36 (3.44%) MS Project
4 30 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.38%) Open Workbench
6 3 (0.29%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.29%) SPSS
7 2 (0.19%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.096%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.096%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.096%) Stata
8 1 (0.096%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 34 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (1.05%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.38%) Infor LN
5 4 (0.38%) MFGPRO
5 4 (0.38%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (0.38%) OpenText Process Suite
6 3 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.19%) BPCS
7 2 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 127 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (4.88%) SaaS
3 50 (4.78%) Office 365
4 44 (4.21%) IaaS
5 43 (4.11%) PaaS
6 40 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.48%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.38%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.096%) G Suite
13 1 (0.096%) Google Play
13 1 (0.096%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.096%) Trello
13 1 (0.096%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.93%) Firewall
2 54 (5.17%) DNS
3 50 (4.78%) Network Security
4 44 (4.21%) TCP/IP
5 42 (4.02%) DHCP
6 34 (3.25%) LAN
7 32 (3.06%) SAN
7 32 (3.06%) WAN
8 29 (2.78%) SSL
9 26 (2.49%) VLAN
10 18 (1.72%) VPN
11 16 (1.53%) VoIP
12 15 (1.44%) Internet
13 13 (1.24%) HTTP
14 12 (1.15%) Wireless
15 9 (0.86%) FTP
16 7 (0.67%) IPv4
17 6 (0.57%) IPv6
17 6 (0.57%) POP3
17 6 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 85 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 80 (7.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (4.31%) Relational Database
5 41 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (3.64%) DB2
7 37 (3.54%) MySQL
8 36 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (2.30%) OLAP
12 21 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (1.53%) MS Access
13 16 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (1.44%) Big Data
14 15 (1.44%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (1.24%) OLAP Cube
16 12 (1.15%) Power BI
17 9 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (4.50%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.05%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.48%) Selenium
5 4 (0.38%) JIRA
5 4 (0.38%) Subversion
6 3 (0.29%) Ranorex
6 3 (0.29%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.19%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.19%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.19%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.19%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.19%) Mocha
7 2 (0.19%) ProC
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.19%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.19%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.096%) Eclipse
General
1 182 (17.42%) Finance
2 92 (8.80%) Retail
3 84 (8.04%) Manufacturing
4 56 (5.36%) Publishing
5 40 (3.83%) Marketing
6 33 (3.16%) Automotive
7 24 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.91%) Advertising
9 19 (1.82%) Games
10 13 (1.24%) Banking
11 10 (0.96%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.77%) Legal
13 7 (0.67%) Law
13 7 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (0.38%) Local Government
15 3 (0.29%) Billing
16 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.096%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.096%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.096%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (18.76%) Analyst
2 156 (14.93%) Developer
3 81 (7.75%) Architect
4 73 (6.99%) Consultant
5 71 (6.79%) Solutions Architect
6 67 (6.41%) .NET Developer
7 49 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 46 (4.40%) Senior Developer
9 45 (4.31%) Support Analyst
10 44 (4.21%) IT Support
11 36 (3.44%) Technical Manager
12 34 (3.25%) Support Engineer
13 33 (3.16%) IT Technician
14 32 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 32 (3.06%) C# Developer
15 30 (2.87%) Software Developer
16 29 (2.78%) Applications Support
17 28 (2.68%) Operations Manager
18 27 (2.58%) Administrator
18 27 (2.58%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (16.08%) .NET
2 113 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 109 (10.43%) HTML
4 87 (8.33%) CSS
5 47 (4.50%) .NET Framework
5 47 (4.50%) jQuery
6 39 (3.73%) Web Services
7 38 (3.64%) XML
8 36 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (2.58%) AngularJS
10 26 (2.49%) Entity Framework
11 20 (1.91%) HTML5
12 13 (1.24%) Ajax
13 12 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (1.15%) MDX
13 12 (1.15%) Node.js
13 12 (1.15%) SOAP
13 12 (1.15%) WPF
14 11 (1.05%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (1.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 172 (16.46%) Data Centre
2 133 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (7.18%) Management Information System
4 56 (5.36%) NHS
5 44 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 39 (3.73%) CMDB
7 23 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
9 18 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 18 (1.72%) Driving Licence
9 18 (1.72%) User Experience
10 14 (1.34%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.86%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.77%) e-Learning
12 8 (0.77%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.67%) Clustering
13 7 (0.67%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.67%) Social Media
14 6 (0.57%) Cyber Attack
14 6 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 278 (26.60%) Windows
2 129 (12.34%) Windows Server
3 109 (10.43%) Linux
4 71 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (6.70%) Windows 7
6 56 (5.36%) Windows 8
7 55 (5.26%) Unix
8 47 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (4.11%) Windows 10
10 27 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (1.63%) Android
12 13 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.15%) SUSE
14 7 (0.67%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.48%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.19%) VyOS
17 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.096%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.096%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (15.60%) ITIL
3 129 (12.34%) Service Delivery
4 121 (11.58%) Project Management
5 116 (11.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 106 (10.14%) CRM
7 101 (9.67%) PRINCE2
8 100 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
9 99 (9.47%) ERP
10 81 (7.75%) MVC
10 81 (7.75%) Presales
11 75 (7.18%) Mentoring
12 70 (6.70%) Line Management
13 68 (6.51%) Software Engineering
14 66 (6.32%) TOGAF
15 63 (6.03%) Logistics
16 47 (4.50%) Service Management
17 46 (4.40%) Web Development
18 45 (4.31%) Scrum
19 44 (4.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (30.14%) SQL
2 156 (14.93%) C#
3 107 (10.24%) JavaScript
4 77 (7.37%) T-SQL
5 39 (3.73%) VB.NET
6 37 (3.54%) PowerShell
7 29 (2.78%) C
8 22 (2.11%) Java
9 19 (1.82%) VB
9 19 (1.82%) VBA
10 10 (0.96%) R
10 10 (0.96%) TypeScript
10 10 (0.96%) VBScript
11 7 (0.67%) PHP
12 3 (0.29%) C++
13 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.19%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.19%) Python
13 2 (0.19%) VB6
13 2 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 106 (10.14%) Degree
2 83 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (5.55%) Security Cleared
4 54 (5.17%) ISEB
5 40 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 39 (3.73%) MCSE
7 35 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (2.58%) PMP
10 26 (2.49%) SC Cleared
11 24 (2.30%) PMI Certification
12 21 (2.01%) CCNA
12 21 (2.01%) MCP
13 18 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
13 18 (1.72%) LPIC
14 16 (1.53%) CCNP
15 12 (1.15%) ISTQB
15 12 (1.15%) MCSA
16 11 (1.05%) MCITP
17 10 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.83%) SLA
2 37 (3.54%) QA
3 26 (2.49%) PMO
4 24 (2.30%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
6 15 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.096%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.096%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.096%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 243 (23.25%) Active Directory
2 181 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (7.85%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.82%) Docker
6 18 (1.72%) Firmware
7 17 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
8 10 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.96%) XenApp
8 10 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (0.86%) XenServer
10 7 (0.67%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.19%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.19%) vSphere
12 1 (0.096%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.096%) UAG
12 1 (0.096%) vCloud
12 1 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.096%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 44 (4.21%) SCCM
2 31 (2.97%) SCOM
3 27 (2.58%) SCVMM
4 19 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 18 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 15 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.44%) Puppet
7 6 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.48%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.48%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.48%) vRealize
8 5 (0.48%) WSUS
9 3 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.19%) Nagios
10 2 (0.19%) Opsview
10 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 819 (78.37%) Microsoft
2 264 (25.26%) VMware
3 165 (15.79%) Citrix
4 118 (11.29%) Cisco
5 64 (6.12%) Oracle
6 57 (5.45%) IBM
7 55 (5.26%) NetApp
8 49 (4.69%) SAP
9 46 (4.40%) EMC
10 35 (3.35%) HP
11 28 (2.68%) Red Hat
12 24 (2.30%) Google
13 22 (2.11%) CheckPoint
14 21 (2.01%) BMC
14 21 (2.01%) Juniper
15 18 (1.72%) 3PAR
16 15 (1.44%) JD Edwards
17 10 (0.96%) Cognos
17 10 (0.96%) Symantec
18 9 (0.86%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: c£20,000 (dependent on experience) plus company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum + £8000 commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, retail discounts
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28500.00 per annum + Pension, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago