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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 29 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.51% 7.35% 8.82%
As % of the Applications category 67.44% 51.43% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £24,600 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
43 35 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.99% 14.29% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 54
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £16,729
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,850 £58,750
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 24 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
3 25 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 21 (38.18%) VMware
4 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (36.36%) VoIP
5 20 (36.36%) SLA
5 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (30.91%) Degree
7 15 (27.27%) DNS
8 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
9 12 (21.82%) Citrix
10 10 (18.18%) C#
10 10 (18.18%) .NET
10 10 (18.18%) Firewall
11 9 (16.36%) Oracle
11 9 (16.36%) MS Office
11 9 (16.36%) HP
12 8 (14.55%) Cisco
12 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
13 7 (12.73%) SQL
13 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
13 7 (12.73%) SAP
13 7 (12.73%) CCNA
13 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
13 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (12.73%) Wireless
13 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
13 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (10.91%) ITIL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Maximo
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) VoIP
2 15 (27.27%) DNS
3 10 (18.18%) Firewall
4 7 (12.73%) Wireless
5 6 (10.91%) MPLS
5 6 (10.91%) WAN
5 6 (10.91%) LAN
6 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.27%) SAN
8 2 (3.64%) VPN
8 2 (3.64%) DHCP
9 1 (1.82%) VLAN
9 1 (1.82%) LDAP
9 1 (1.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.09%) Advertising
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Support Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Customer Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) Customer Support Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Network Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Senior Network Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Programmer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (7.27%) C# Programmer
6 4 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) WinForms
4 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) XSD
4 1 (1.82%) XSLT
4 1 (1.82%) SWT
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.82%) HTML5
4 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.82%) CSS3
4 1 (1.82%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.82%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (58.18%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
3 6 (10.91%) Network Management
3 6 (10.91%) Network Design
3 6 (10.91%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL
4 5 (9.09%) MVC
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.27%) ERP
6 3 (5.45%) Change Management
6 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.82%) Process Management
8 1 (1.82%) Security Management
8 1 (1.82%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.82%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) C#
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
5 1 (1.82%) XAML
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) CCNA
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.91%) CCNP
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.18%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) Citrix
4 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 9 (16.36%) HP
5 8 (14.55%) Cisco
6 7 (12.73%) SAP
7 6 (10.91%) Juniper
7 6 (10.91%) Dell
7 6 (10.91%) EMC
7 6 (10.91%) SonicWALL
8 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.45%) Sage
10 2 (3.64%) NetApp
11 1 (1.82%) Symantec
11 1 (1.82%) Sophos
11 1 (1.82%) Apple
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £4k Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + + £800 bonus
Posted: 27 days ago