The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.33% 7.73% 16.22%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 69.57% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 32
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £35,877 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -4.00%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 23 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.00% 11.11% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 51
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (50.00%) SLA
5 20 (47.62%) VoIP
6 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) Degree
7 15 (35.71%) VMware
8 13 (30.95%) Citrix
8 13 (30.95%) HP
9 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (26.19%) CCNA
10 11 (26.19%) Windows XP
10 11 (26.19%) Firewall
10 11 (26.19%) Wireless
11 10 (23.81%) SonicWALL
11 10 (23.81%) Network Design
11 10 (23.81%) CCNP
11 10 (23.81%) Cisco
11 10 (23.81%) DNS
11 10 (23.81%) Dell
11 10 (23.81%) Juniper
11 10 (23.81%) MPLS
11 10 (23.81%) Network Management
12 8 (19.05%) Oracle
13 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
14 5 (11.90%) Migration

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Maximo
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) VoIP
2 11 (26.19%) Firewall
2 11 (26.19%) Wireless
3 10 (23.81%) MPLS
3 10 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) SMTP
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Customer Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Customer Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Network Specialist
2 10 (23.81%) Senior Network Specialist
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) WinForms
2 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) WCF
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) XSD
3 1 (2.38%) XSLT
3 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (26.19%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 10 (23.81%) Network Management
3 10 (23.81%) Network Design
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) ERP
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.38%) MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.38%) XAML
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) CCNA
2 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (23.81%) CCNP
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.76%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) VMware
3 13 (30.95%) HP
3 13 (30.95%) Citrix
4 10 (23.81%) Juniper
4 10 (23.81%) Dell
4 10 (23.81%) SonicWALL
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco
5 8 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (9.52%) SAP
6 4 (9.52%) EMC
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.76%) Sage
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
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