The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 11 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 12.22% 11.97% 10.81%
As % of the Applications category 73.33% 77.78% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 15
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
MS Excel
Essex

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

Applications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 16.67% 15.38% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 19
Average salary £52,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.71% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £26,500 £19,175
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Basildon

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) COBOL
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Replication
8 3 (17.65%) MKS
8 3 (17.65%) Clustering
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (17.65%) MCSA
8 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
8 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
8 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Subversion
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.76%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) COBOL Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) COBOL Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) ADSI
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) COM
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) COBOL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) MKS
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Micro Focus
5 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) HP