The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
UK / Wales
Rank 19 19 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 129 123 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 11.81% 8.84% 10.47%
As % of the Applications category 76.79% 62.76% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 92 103 122
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 168 196 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.38% 14.08% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 125 170 147
Median salary £34,000 £30,971 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.78% +1.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing MS Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Wales

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Wales

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Wales

MS Excel
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South Wales +2 102 £38,500 +29.41% 12
Mid Wales - 12 - -
West Wales -2 8 £43,750 +9.37%
North Wales +1 5 £25,000 -23.07% 2
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 242 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 118 (44.70%) SQL Server
3 100 (37.88%) Windows
4 99 (37.50%) .NET
5 92 (34.85%) C#
6 85 (32.20%) HTML
6 85 (32.20%) JavaScript
7 83 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (30.68%) SQL
9 79 (29.92%) ASP.NET
10 75 (28.41%) CSS
11 64 (24.24%) MVC
12 51 (19.32%) Scrum
12 51 (19.32%) VMware
13 49 (18.56%) Hyper-V
13 49 (18.56%) Office 365
14 48 (18.18%) Degree
14 48 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 47 (17.80%) Windows Server
16 46 (17.42%) Active Directory
17 43 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 42 (15.91%) ITIL
19 41 (15.53%) jQuery
20 36 (13.64%) MCSE
21 35 (13.26%) WCF
22 34 (12.88%) AngularJS
23 33 (12.50%) XML
24 32 (12.12%) MS Office
24 32 (12.12%) T-SQL
24 32 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 25 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 17 (6.44%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.30%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.92%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.03%) CMS
6 8 (3.03%) IIS
7 6 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.27%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.52%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.38%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.38%) Documentum
11 1 (0.38%) FileNet
11 1 (0.38%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (12.12%) MS Office
2 11 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.41%) Sage 200
2 9 (3.41%) Sage 50
3 6 (2.27%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.76%) Epicor Tropos
5 1 (0.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.56%) Office 365
2 23 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.79%) SaaS
4 8 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.52%) IaaS
6 3 (1.14%) PaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.38%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.95%) SAN
2 18 (6.82%) LAN
3 15 (5.68%) Firewall
3 15 (5.68%) WAN
4 12 (4.55%) Skype
4 12 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 11 (4.17%) Internet
5 11 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.03%) Broadband
7 7 (2.65%) Wireless
8 6 (2.27%) VPN
9 5 (1.89%) SSL
10 4 (1.52%) HTTP
10 4 (1.52%) IPsec
11 3 (1.14%) VoIP
12 2 (0.76%) ADSL
12 2 (0.76%) DHCP
12 2 (0.76%) DNS
12 2 (0.76%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (44.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.44%) MySQL
5 16 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.17%) Big Data
8 9 (3.41%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.14%) Power BI
11 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.76%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.76%) Ingres
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (10.61%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.52%) Subversion
4 3 (1.14%) Selenium
5 2 (0.76%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.76%) Grunt
5 2 (0.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (0.76%) Maven
5 2 (0.76%) NUnit
6 1 (0.38%) Ant
6 1 (0.38%) gulp
6 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.38%) MSTest
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.38%) Toad
6 1 (0.38%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 1 (0.38%) Xcode
General
1 29 (10.98%) Finance
2 8 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 8 (3.03%) Retail
3 6 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.89%) Law
5 4 (1.52%) Back Office
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Military
7 1 (0.38%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 91 (34.47%) Developer
2 52 (19.70%) .NET Developer
3 33 (12.50%) Analyst
4 21 (7.95%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 19 (7.20%) IT Support
6 19 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 14 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (4.92%) Consultant
8 13 (4.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 12 (4.55%) IT Engineer
9 12 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.17%) Junior
10 11 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 10 (3.79%) IT Support Engineer
12 9 (3.41%) IT Manager
12 9 (3.41%) Server Engineer
12 9 (3.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (37.50%) .NET
2 85 (32.20%) HTML
3 79 (29.92%) ASP.NET
4 75 (28.41%) CSS
5 41 (15.53%) jQuery
6 35 (13.26%) WCF
7 34 (12.88%) AngularJS
8 33 (12.50%) XML
9 32 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (10.61%) Web Services
11 27 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 23 (8.71%) Node.js
14 20 (7.58%) CSS3
14 20 (7.58%) HTML5
15 18 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (6.82%) XSLT
16 11 (4.17%) Ajax
16 11 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 24 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 20 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.44%) NHS
4 11 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.27%) Fintech
5 6 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.89%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.89%) User Experience
7 4 (1.52%) CMDB
7 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.14%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.38%) IVR
9 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 100 (37.88%) Windows
2 47 (17.80%) Windows Server
3 16 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.41%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.03%) Linux
7 7 (2.65%) Android
8 6 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.52%) CentOS
11 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.14%) Unix
11 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.14%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (24.24%) MVC
3 51 (19.32%) Scrum
4 42 (15.91%) ITIL
5 31 (11.74%) TDD
6 21 (7.95%) SDLC
7 20 (7.58%) Coaching
7 20 (7.58%) CRM
8 19 (7.20%) Service Management
9 17 (6.44%) Informatics
9 17 (6.44%) OO
10 16 (6.06%) Project Management
10 16 (6.06%) Unit Testing
11 15 (5.68%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (4.17%) ITSM
14 11 (4.17%) Problem Management
14 11 (4.17%) Web Development
15 10 (3.79%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 92 (34.85%) C#
2 85 (32.20%) JavaScript
3 81 (30.68%) SQL
4 32 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.68%) VB.NET
6 13 (4.92%) TypeScript
7 12 (4.55%) Java
8 10 (3.79%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.27%) PHP
10 3 (1.14%) C
11 2 (0.76%) C++
12 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (18.18%) Degree
1 48 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (13.64%) MCSE
3 19 (7.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (5.68%) CCNA
4 15 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.92%) CCA
5 13 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.65%) ISEB
8 6 (2.27%) MCITP
9 5 (1.89%) MCSA
10 4 (1.52%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.52%) MCP
10 4 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.76%) CCNP
12 1 (0.38%) APMP
12 1 (0.38%) HND
12 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) Def Stans
2 2 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 49 (18.56%) Hyper-V
2 46 (17.42%) Active Directory
3 43 (16.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.68%) XenApp
5 11 (4.17%) XenServer
6 7 (2.65%) Docker
7 3 (1.14%) vSphere
7 3 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 7 (2.65%) SCCM
2 5 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.89%) SCSM
3 4 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (1.14%) WSUS
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.38%) Nagios
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 242 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 51 (19.32%) VMware
3 24 (9.09%) Citrix
4 23 (8.71%) Oracle
5 19 (7.20%) Dell
6 15 (5.68%) Cisco
7 10 (3.79%) Twitter
8 9 (3.41%) Sage
9 8 (3.03%) Apple
9 8 (3.03%) Veeam
10 7 (2.65%) HP
11 6 (2.27%) 3PAR
11 6 (2.27%) RedGate
11 6 (2.27%) SAP
12 5 (1.89%) Intel Security
13 4 (1.52%) Avaya
13 4 (1.52%) IBM
13 4 (1.52%) Juniper
13 4 (1.52%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.52%) Xamarin
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