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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 610 392 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.13% 7.63% 11.35%
As % of the Applications category 66.45% 60.49% 66.53%
Number of salaries quoted 421 335 558
Median salary £38,000 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,550 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
918 648 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.75% 12.61% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 683 541 842
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%

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 4 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 322 £45,000 +20.00% 18
Staffordshire -1 47 £41,250 +47.19% 8
Coventry -12 46 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Warwickshire -2 39 £30,500 +1.66% 7
Shropshire +12 36 £34,455 +14.85% 1
Solihull +3 33 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Worcestershire +14 26 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Herefordshire +5 18 £44,000 +36.43% 2
West Bromwich +7 10 £36,000 -2.70%
Wolverhampton -8 6 £36,750 -26.50% 1
Walsall +12 5 £29,070 -38.80% 1
Bilston - 4 £40,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -2 3 £20,000 -16.66%
Dudley -7 2 £28,000 -22.26% 1
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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.

1 865 (76.41%) Microsoft
2 339 (29.95%) SQL
3 310 (27.39%) Windows
4 291 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 251 (22.17%) VMware
6 246 (21.73%) MS Office
7 235 (20.76%) Active Directory
8 228 (20.14%) Finance
9 202 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
10 190 (16.78%) ITIL
11 182 (16.08%) .NET
12 181 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
13 173 (15.28%) Degree
14 168 (14.84%) C#
14 168 (14.84%) Data Centre
15 153 (13.52%) Service Delivery
16 141 (12.46%) Project Management
16 141 (12.46%) MS PowerPoint
17 139 (12.28%) HTML
18 131 (11.57%) Citrix
19 130 (11.48%) MS Exchange
20 129 (11.40%) Cisco
20 129 (11.40%) ASP.NET
21 125 (11.04%) Retail
21 125 (11.04%) Continuous Improvement
22 124 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
23 120 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
24 117 (10.34%) Presales
24 117 (10.34%) Windows Server
25 113 (9.98%) PRINCE2

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
1 130 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 59 (5.21%) IIS
3 55 (4.86%) SharePoint
4 38 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (2.92%) CMS
5 33 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (2.74%) Skype for Business
7 21 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.41%) Umbraco
9 15 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (1.24%) JBoss
10 14 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.62%) Documentum
11 7 (0.62%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
14 4 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 246 (21.73%) MS Office
2 141 (12.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 54 (4.77%) MS Project
4 31 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.53%) Open Workbench
6 5 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.18%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.088%) CATIA
8 1 (0.088%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.088%) SPSS
8 1 (0.088%) Stata
Business Applications
1 40 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
2 28 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (2.21%) Sentinel
4 13 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.62%) Infor LN
6 6 (0.53%) MFGPRO
7 4 (0.35%) assyst
7 4 (0.35%) Magento
7 4 (0.35%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.35%) OpenText Process Suite
8 3 (0.27%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.18%) Pivotal CRM
9 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.18%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.18%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.18%) SystmOne
9 2 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 124 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (5.04%) IaaS
2 57 (5.04%) SaaS
3 55 (4.86%) PaaS
4 53 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (4.24%) Office 365
6 37 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.35%) Yammer
11 3 (0.27%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.18%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.088%) G Suite
13 1 (0.088%) GitHub
13 1 (0.088%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.088%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.60%) Firewall
2 68 (6.01%) DNS
3 57 (5.04%) DHCP
4 53 (4.68%) TCP/IP
5 50 (4.42%) LAN
6 49 (4.33%) WAN
7 40 (3.53%) SSL
8 33 (2.92%) VLAN
9 32 (2.83%) Network Security
10 31 (2.74%) SAN
11 30 (2.65%) VPN
12 21 (1.86%) VoIP
13 20 (1.77%) Internet
14 15 (1.33%) Wireless
15 12 (1.06%) HTTP
16 10 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (0.80%) IPv4
17 9 (0.80%) Skype
18 7 (0.62%) SMTP
19 6 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (4.77%) Relational Database
5 36 (3.18%) DB2
6 35 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (2.92%) MySQL
9 31 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (1.68%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.50%) Big Data
14 15 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (1.15%) OLAP
16 12 (1.06%) MS Access
17 11 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (0.97%) GIS
17 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
18 10 (0.88%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 54 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (3.71%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.80%) Selenium
4 7 (0.62%) JIRA
5 5 (0.44%) Bugzilla
5 5 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.44%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.27%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.27%) QADirector
7 3 (0.27%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.27%) Subversion
7 3 (0.27%) TestPartner
8 2 (0.18%) ProC
8 2 (0.18%) Ranorex
8 2 (0.18%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 228 (20.14%) Finance
2 125 (11.04%) Retail
3 96 (8.48%) Manufacturing
4 81 (7.16%) Publishing
5 49 (4.33%) Marketing
6 40 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 35 (3.09%) Automotive
7 35 (3.09%) Legal
8 21 (1.86%) Advertising
8 21 (1.86%) Banking
9 18 (1.59%) Retail Banking
10 17 (1.50%) Law
11 16 (1.41%) Billing
11 16 (1.41%) Games
12 6 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.44%) Electronics
13 5 (0.44%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.35%) German Language
15 3 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 225 (19.88%) Analyst
2 180 (15.90%) Developer
3 94 (8.30%) Architect
4 77 (6.80%) IT Support
5 73 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 73 (6.45%) Consultant
6 68 (6.01%) Solutions Architect
7 59 (5.21%) Support Analyst
8 50 (4.42%) C# Developer
9 47 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 46 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 43 (3.80%) Senior Developer
12 37 (3.27%) Software Developer
13 36 (3.18%) Support Engineer
13 36 (3.18%) Technical Specialist
14 31 (2.74%) Applications Support
14 31 (2.74%) IT Analyst
14 31 (2.74%) IT Technician
15 30 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
15 30 (2.65%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (16.08%) .NET
2 139 (12.28%) HTML
3 129 (11.40%) ASP.NET
4 103 (9.10%) CSS
5 58 (5.12%) XML
6 56 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (4.59%) Web Services
8 50 (4.42%) .NET Framework
9 46 (4.06%) jQuery
10 27 (2.39%) AngularJS
11 25 (2.21%) HTML5
12 24 (2.12%) Entity Framework
13 21 (1.86%) Ajax
14 16 (1.41%) WinForms
15 15 (1.33%) CSS3
15 15 (1.33%) WCF
16 14 (1.24%) Java EE
17 13 (1.15%) SOAP
17 13 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (1.06%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 168 (14.84%) Data Centre
2 120 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 55 (4.86%) Management Information System
5 50 (4.42%) NHS
6 45 (3.98%) CMDB
7 37 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.39%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 17 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 16 (1.41%) User Experience
12 15 (1.33%) Blackberry
13 14 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
14 13 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.15%) e-Learning
15 11 (0.97%) Social Media
16 10 (0.88%) Statistics
16 10 (0.88%) Virtual Team
17 9 (0.80%) FMCG
18 8 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 310 (27.39%) Windows
2 117 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 97 (8.57%) Linux
4 79 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 64 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (5.12%) Unix
7 52 (4.59%) Windows 8
8 45 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (3.62%) Windows 10
10 32 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (1.41%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.15%) Android
13 12 (1.06%) SUSE
14 9 (0.80%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.62%) Solaris
16 6 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.53%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (16.78%) ITIL
3 153 (13.52%) Service Delivery
4 141 (12.46%) Project Management
5 125 (11.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 117 (10.34%) Presales
7 113 (9.98%) PRINCE2
8 103 (9.10%) MVC
9 93 (8.22%) CRM
10 84 (7.42%) ERP
10 84 (7.42%) Line Management
11 80 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (6.89%) Software Engineering
13 76 (6.71%) TOGAF
14 75 (6.63%) Mentoring
15 73 (6.45%) SDLC
16 60 (5.30%) Web Development
17 57 (5.04%) Change Control
18 54 (4.77%) Time Management
19 51 (4.51%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 339 (29.95%) SQL
2 168 (14.84%) C#
3 101 (8.92%) JavaScript
4 78 (6.89%) T-SQL
5 67 (5.92%) VB.NET
6 34 (3.00%) PowerShell
7 32 (2.83%) C
8 28 (2.47%) Java
9 16 (1.41%) VB
10 14 (1.24%) VBA
11 12 (1.06%) TypeScript
12 10 (0.88%) R
13 7 (0.62%) PHP
14 5 (0.44%) X++
15 4 (0.35%) VB6
16 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.27%) VBScript
17 2 (0.18%) C++
17 2 (0.18%) Delphi
18 1 (0.088%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 173 (15.28%) Degree
2 108 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (7.42%) Security Cleared
4 83 (7.33%) ISEB
5 57 (5.04%) MCSE
6 54 (4.77%) ITIL Certification
7 48 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (4.24%) SC Cleared
8 41 (3.62%) CCNA
8 41 (3.62%) MCP
9 37 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 32 (2.83%) PMP
11 29 (2.56%) MCSA
11 29 (2.56%) PMI Certification
12 24 (2.12%) CCNP
13 22 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
13 22 (1.94%) LPIC
14 19 (1.68%) ISTQB
15 15 (1.33%) MCTS
16 14 (1.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.18%) SLA
2 40 (3.53%) QA
3 22 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 17 (1.50%) Data Quality
5 16 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.71%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.27%) COBIT
9 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.088%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.088%) WCAG
System Software
1 235 (20.76%) Active Directory
2 181 (15.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (6.10%) Hyper-V
4 40 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.94%) Firmware
6 20 (1.77%) VMware Workstation
7 15 (1.33%) Docker
8 13 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (1.15%) XenApp
9 12 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 12 (1.06%) vSphere
9 12 (1.06%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.35%) XenServer
12 3 (0.27%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.27%) UAG
13 2 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 49 (4.33%) SCCM
2 38 (3.36%) SCOM
3 36 (3.18%) SCVMM
4 30 (2.65%) Backup Exec
5 22 (1.94%) NetBackup
6 15 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.33%) SCOrch
6 15 (1.33%) vRealize
7 14 (1.24%) Puppet
8 6 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.44%) EdgeSight
9 5 (0.44%) WSUS
10 3 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.18%) Nagios
11 2 (0.18%) Opsview
11 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.088%) Terraform
Vendors
1 865 (76.41%) Microsoft
2 251 (22.17%) VMware
3 131 (11.57%) Citrix
4 129 (11.40%) Cisco
5 77 (6.80%) Oracle
6 69 (6.10%) SAP
7 59 (5.21%) NetApp
8 56 (4.95%) IBM
9 53 (4.68%) EMC
10 48 (4.24%) HP
11 31 (2.74%) Juniper
12 28 (2.47%) CheckPoint
13 26 (2.30%) Red Hat
14 25 (2.21%) Google
15 21 (1.86%) 3PAR
16 20 (1.77%) BMC
17 16 (1.41%) JD Edwards
18 12 (1.06%) Cognos
19 11 (0.97%) Pega
20 10 (0.88%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + OTE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Company Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £24,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, holidays etc
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago