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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.71% 6.27% 15.99%
As % of the Applications category 58.82% 23.23% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 36
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
17 99 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.50% 26.98% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 52
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (56.25%) Windows
1 18 (56.25%) Service Delivery
2 17 (53.13%) SLA
3 16 (50.00%) VoIP
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
4 11 (34.38%) HP
5 10 (31.25%) Dell
5 10 (31.25%) CCNP
5 10 (31.25%) CCNA
5 10 (31.25%) Citrix
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 10 (31.25%) Firewall
5 10 (31.25%) Wireless
5 10 (31.25%) Juniper
5 10 (31.25%) MPLS
5 10 (31.25%) Network Management
5 10 (31.25%) SonicWALL
5 10 (31.25%) Network Design
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) VMware
7 8 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) DNS
8 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) SAP
9 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) VoIP
2 10 (31.25%) MPLS
2 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 10 (31.25%) Wireless
3 6 (18.75%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MS Access
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Network Specialist
1 10 (31.25%) Senior Network Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Customer Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Service Delivery
2 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
3 10 (31.25%) Network Management
3 10 (31.25%) Network Design
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Business Development
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.13%) Data Privacy
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) CCNP
1 10 (31.25%) CCNA
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (53.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) HP
2 10 (31.25%) Dell
2 10 (31.25%) Citrix
2 10 (31.25%) Juniper
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) SonicWALL
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 5 (15.63%) SAP
7 3 (9.38%) Sage
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.25%) EMC
9 1 (3.13%) Twitter
9 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow