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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.93% 10.24% 8.88%
As % of the Applications category 83.33% 42.50% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £22,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
6 80 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.71% 24.10% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 29
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £56,300 £55,000
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
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 1 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) SLA
3 5 (31.25%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) Network Design
4 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Network Management
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) VoIP
1 4 (25.00%) MPLS
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) WinForms
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Network Design
2 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Sage
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago