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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 500 503 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.01% 9.41% 10.41%
As % of the Applications category 60.39% 66.80% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 370 417 404
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
England

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
828 753 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.27% 14.08% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 631 593 652
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Birmingham +3 227 £37,500 -6.25% 28
Staffordshire +6 58 £32,500 +8.33% 15
Coventry -8 58 £30,000 +3.44% 13
Warwickshire -20 40 £35,000 +18.64% 17
Worcestershire -2 38 £23,500 -31.88% 8
Shropshire -3 22 £27,500 -1.78% 3
Solihull +4 21 £30,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +3 9 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Walsall -4 6 £27,500 -14.06%
Dudley +7 5 £20,500 -36.92%
West Bromwich -2 4 £35,000 +288.88%
Halesowen - 1 £18,750 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 701 (77.37%) Microsoft
2 299 (33.00%) SQL
3 272 (30.02%) Windows
4 271 (29.91%) SQL Server
5 211 (23.29%) MS Office
6 167 (18.43%) .NET
7 166 (18.32%) Active Directory
8 157 (17.33%) Finance
9 152 (16.78%) VMware
10 133 (14.68%) C#
11 132 (14.57%) ITIL
12 117 (12.91%) Degree
13 106 (11.70%) Project Management
14 104 (11.48%) ASP.NET
15 102 (11.26%) Windows Server
16 99 (10.93%) MS Exchange
17 97 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
18 96 (10.60%) JavaScript
19 91 (10.04%) Time Management
20 88 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
21 87 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
22 86 (9.49%) Cisco
22 86 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
23 84 (9.27%) HTML
24 83 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
25 81 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 80 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
27 77 (8.50%) CRM
28 76 (8.39%) Citrix
29 71 (7.84%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 99 (10.93%) MS Exchange
2 67 (7.40%) SharePoint
3 44 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (3.64%) IIS
6 24 (2.65%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.66%) Drupal
8 9 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.99%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.88%) JBoss
9 8 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.66%) IBM Notes
11 6 (0.66%) SAS
12 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.44%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 211 (23.29%) MS Office
2 43 (4.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 39 (4.30%) MS Project
4 24 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
5 19 (2.10%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.66%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.33%) SPSS
8 2 (0.22%) CATIA
9 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 65 (7.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (2.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (1.88%) Dynamics GP
5 15 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (1.43%) assyst
7 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.66%) Exstream
8 6 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (3.53%) Office 365
3 19 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.21%) SaaS
5 9 (0.99%) IaaS
5 9 (0.99%) PaaS
6 7 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.66%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.55%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.22%) GitHub
9 2 (0.22%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 52 (5.74%) WAN
3 51 (5.63%) LAN
4 37 (4.08%) VPN
5 36 (3.97%) Firewall
6 34 (3.75%) DHCP
7 30 (3.31%) SAN
8 26 (2.87%) DNS
9 25 (2.76%) VoIP
10 17 (1.88%) NetScaler
11 13 (1.43%) Network Security
12 12 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (1.21%) Wireless
14 10 (1.10%) Kerberos
14 10 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (1.10%) SSL
14 10 (1.10%) VLAN
15 9 (0.99%) Unified Communications
16 8 (0.88%) Internet
17 7 (0.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 81 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
8 25 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (2.43%) MySQL
10 19 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.77%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.66%) SQLite
13 13 (1.43%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.32%) MS Access
15 11 (1.21%) Power BI
16 10 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (0.99%) DB2
18 8 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (7.28%) Visual Studio
2 45 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.77%) Selenium
4 5 (0.55%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.44%) NUnit
5 4 (0.44%) Subversion
6 3 (0.33%) JIRA
6 3 (0.33%) LabVIEW
6 3 (0.33%) Moq
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.33%) ReSharper
6 3 (0.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.22%) Serena SBM
7 2 (0.22%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.22%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.22%) Toad
7 2 (0.22%) WinRunner
7 2 (0.22%) Xcode
8 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 157 (17.33%) Finance
2 53 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 51 (5.63%) Retail
4 48 (5.30%) Marketing
5 37 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.65%) Banking
7 20 (2.21%) Legal
8 16 (1.77%) Automotive
9 13 (1.43%) Law
10 12 (1.32%) Games
11 10 (1.10%) Publishing
12 8 (0.88%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.77%) Local Government
14 5 (0.55%) Billing
14 5 (0.55%) Military
15 4 (0.44%) French Language
16 3 (0.33%) Advertising
16 3 (0.33%) German Language
16 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 194 (21.41%) Developer
2 175 (19.32%) Analyst
3 71 (7.84%) .NET Developer
4 57 (6.29%) Consultant
5 54 (5.96%) C# Developer
5 54 (5.96%) Support Analyst
6 51 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (5.63%) IT Support
7 43 (4.75%) Architect
8 41 (4.53%) Administrator
9 39 (4.30%) IT Analyst
9 39 (4.30%) SQL Developer
10 36 (3.97%) Support Engineer
11 35 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 35 (3.86%) IT Manager
12 30 (3.31%) Applications Support
12 30 (3.31%) Team Leader
13 29 (3.20%) Microsoft Developer
13 29 (3.20%) Service Analyst
13 29 (3.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (18.43%) .NET
2 104 (11.48%) ASP.NET
3 84 (9.27%) HTML
4 71 (7.84%) CSS
5 50 (5.52%) jQuery
6 44 (4.86%) XML
7 31 (3.42%) HTML5
8 30 (3.31%) Web Services
9 28 (3.09%) .NET Framework
9 28 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (3.09%) CSS3
10 25 (2.76%) MDX
11 24 (2.65%) AngularJS
12 21 (2.32%) Ajax
13 20 (2.21%) REST
14 17 (1.88%) Entity Framework
15 16 (1.77%) LAMP
16 14 (1.55%) JSON
16 14 (1.55%) WCF
17 12 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 44 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 29 (3.20%) Mathematics
7 27 (2.98%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.99%) Statistics
9 15 (1.66%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.55%) Clustering
11 13 (1.43%) NHS
12 12 (1.32%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.32%) Life Science
12 12 (1.32%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.10%) EPoS
13 10 (1.10%) User Experience
14 9 (0.99%) Physics
15 8 (0.88%) Replication
16 7 (0.77%) Chemistry
16 7 (0.77%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 272 (30.02%) Windows
2 102 (11.26%) Windows Server
3 87 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (7.28%) Windows 7
6 36 (3.97%) Windows 8
6 36 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (3.64%) Linux
8 31 (3.42%) Android
9 21 (2.32%) Apple iOS
9 21 (2.32%) Windows XP
10 20 (2.21%) Unix
11 10 (1.10%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.55%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.22%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.22%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (14.57%) ITIL
2 106 (11.70%) Project Management
3 97 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (10.04%) Time Management
5 88 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (8.50%) CRM
7 55 (6.07%) MVC
7 55 (6.07%) PRINCE2
8 54 (5.96%) Change Management
8 54 (5.96%) Web Development
9 48 (5.30%) Service Delivery
10 44 (4.86%) Software Engineering
11 43 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (4.42%) Data Analysis
13 35 (3.86%) Data Modelling
13 35 (3.86%) Migration
14 32 (3.53%) Analytics
14 32 (3.53%) Incident Management
15 31 (3.42%) Scrum
15 31 (3.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 299 (33.00%) SQL
2 133 (14.68%) C#
3 96 (10.60%) JavaScript
4 67 (7.40%) T-SQL
5 33 (3.64%) Java
5 33 (3.64%) VB.NET
6 27 (2.98%) PHP
7 26 (2.87%) PowerShell
8 24 (2.65%) C
8 24 (2.65%) VB
8 24 (2.65%) VBA
9 10 (1.10%) C++
10 4 (0.44%) XAML
11 3 (0.33%) VB6
11 3 (0.33%) VBScript
12 2 (0.22%) KiXtart
12 2 (0.22%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.22%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.22%) Perl
12 2 (0.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 117 (12.91%) Degree
2 59 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 37 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (3.97%) SC Cleared
6 33 (3.64%) CCNA
7 25 (2.76%) MCSE
8 21 (2.32%) ISEB
8 21 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (2.21%) ISTQB
10 19 (2.10%) HND
11 16 (1.77%) CCNP
12 15 (1.66%) MCSA
13 14 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (1.32%) DBS Check
15 9 (0.99%) MCITP
15 9 (0.99%) MCSD
16 8 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (0.88%) MCP
16 8 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.62%) SLA
2 35 (3.86%) QA
3 19 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.66%) COBIT
6 6 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.33%) TickIT
10 2 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 166 (18.32%) Active Directory
2 80 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.31%) XenApp
4 24 (2.65%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.10%) VMware Workstation
6 18 (1.99%) vSphere
7 15 (1.66%) XenDesktop
8 13 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.88%) VMware Server
10 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.77%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.44%) Firmware
13 3 (0.33%) Docker
14 1 (0.11%) NFS
14 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (2.54%) SCOM
2 14 (1.55%) SCCM
3 13 (1.43%) EdgeSight
4 10 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 9 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.99%) Puppet
6 5 (0.55%) WSUS
7 3 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.22%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.11%) Legato
9 1 (0.11%) Nagios
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.11%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 701 (77.37%) Microsoft
2 152 (16.78%) VMware
3 86 (9.49%) Cisco
4 76 (8.39%) Citrix
5 70 (7.73%) Oracle
6 33 (3.64%) NetApp
7 32 (3.53%) SAP
8 30 (3.31%) Symantec
9 26 (2.87%) HP
10 20 (2.21%) EMC
11 19 (2.10%) IBM
12 18 (1.99%) 3PAR
12 18 (1.99%) Dell
13 16 (1.77%) Veeam
14 14 (1.55%) AppSense
14 14 (1.55%) ServiceNow
15 12 (1.32%) Juniper
15 12 (1.32%) Tableau
15 12 (1.32%) Xamarin
16 9 (0.99%) NEC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: to £18k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £30,000 to £39,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 2 days ago