The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 54 59 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 19.42% 20.85% 12.63%
As % of the Applications category 70.13% 80.82% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 25
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,650 £73,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
77 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.70% 25.80% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bedford

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

1 104 (80.62%) Microsoft
2 81 (62.79%) Windows
3 69 (53.49%) .NET
4 59 (45.74%) SQL Server
5 57 (44.19%) C#
6 47 (36.43%) SQL
6 47 (36.43%) ASP.NET
6 47 (36.43%) WPF
7 46 (35.66%) Silverlight
8 42 (32.56%) T-SQL
9 41 (31.78%) Scrum
10 39 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (30.23%) SharePoint
11 36 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (26.36%) MVC
12 34 (26.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (25.58%) WCF
13 33 (25.58%) Firewall
13 33 (25.58%) DNS
14 32 (24.81%) MCSE
15 31 (24.03%) VMware
16 30 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (22.48%) MS Office
17 29 (22.48%) Windows 7
18 28 (21.71%) Multithreading
18 28 (21.71%) .NET Framework
18 28 (21.71%) TDD
18 28 (21.71%) Software Engineering
18 28 (21.71%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 39 (30.23%) SharePoint
2 21 (16.28%) Lotus Domino
3 19 (14.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (6.20%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.20%) IIS
4 8 (6.20%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (6.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (22.48%) MS Office
2 5 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.58%) Firewall
1 33 (25.58%) DNS
2 27 (20.93%) VPN
3 26 (20.16%) SAN
4 21 (16.28%) LAN
4 21 (16.28%) DHCP
4 21 (16.28%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (15.50%) WAN
6 15 (11.63%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.20%) Internet
8 7 (5.43%) VLAN
8 7 (5.43%) SSL
9 6 (4.65%) HTTPS
9 6 (4.65%) HTTP
9 6 (4.65%) Network Security
10 5 (3.88%) Kerberos
10 5 (3.88%) LDAP
10 5 (3.88%) IPsec
11 1 (0.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.74%) SQL Server
2 39 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (10.08%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (10.08%) Relational Database
6 11 (8.53%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (26.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (20.16%) Subversion
3 19 (14.73%) Visual Studio
4 18 (13.95%) Moq
5 15 (11.63%) NUnit
6 13 (10.08%) MSTest
7 4 (3.10%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.78%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (36.43%) Developer
2 29 (22.48%) Senior Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Network Support
4 20 (15.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (15.50%) Network Engineer
5 19 (14.73%) Support Engineer
5 19 (14.73%) PC Support
6 18 (13.95%) C# Developer
7 17 (13.18%) Lead Developer
7 17 (13.18%) Network Support Engineer
7 17 (13.18%) PC Support Engineer
7 17 (13.18%) Technical Leader
7 17 (13.18%) PC Engineer
8 16 (12.40%) Technical Developer
9 14 (10.85%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (8.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (8.53%) .NET Developer
11 11 (8.53%) Architect
12 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (53.49%) .NET
2 47 (36.43%) ASP.NET
2 47 (36.43%) WPF
3 46 (35.66%) Silverlight
4 33 (25.58%) WCF
5 28 (21.71%) .NET Framework
5 28 (21.71%) CSS
5 28 (21.71%) HTML
6 26 (20.16%) WinForms
7 22 (17.05%) LINQ
7 22 (17.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 18 (13.95%) XML
9 16 (12.40%) ADO.NET
9 16 (12.40%) Web Services
10 15 (11.63%) Ajax
11 14 (10.85%) Middleware
12 13 (10.08%) WF
13 12 (9.30%) HTML5
14 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (6.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Blackberry
1 19 (14.73%) SecurID
2 18 (13.95%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) PKI
5 2 (1.55%) NHS
5 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.55%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) Informatics
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Wiki
6 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 81 (62.79%) Windows
2 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (22.48%) Windows 7
5 21 (16.28%) Android
6 19 (14.73%) VMS
6 19 (14.73%) Windows Phone 8
6 19 (14.73%) Windows Phone
7 8 (6.20%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.43%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.78%) Scrum
2 34 (26.36%) MVC
3 28 (21.71%) Multithreading
3 28 (21.71%) TDD
3 28 (21.71%) Software Engineering
4 22 (17.05%) OO
5 21 (16.28%) Configuration Management
6 18 (13.95%) OOD
7 16 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (7.75%) ITIL
10 9 (6.98%) Project Management
11 7 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.43%) Product Management
12 6 (4.65%) SEO
12 6 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (3.88%) Server Monitoring
13 5 (3.88%) Business Analysis
14 4 (3.10%) OOP
14 4 (3.10%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.19%) C#
2 47 (36.43%) SQL
3 42 (32.56%) T-SQL
4 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.30%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.55%) XAML
8 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (24.81%) MCSE
3 11 (8.53%) MCP
4 8 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.20%) CCNA
5 7 (5.43%) Degree
5 7 (5.43%) CCSP
5 7 (5.43%) CCNP
5 7 (5.43%) CCIP
6 5 (3.88%) MCITP
7 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 2 (1.55%) MCAD
7 2 (1.55%) MCSD
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.78%) CBAP
8 1 (0.78%) MCSA
8 1 (0.78%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 19 (14.73%) XenApp
2 19 (14.73%) vSphere
3 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.43%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (5.43%) UAG
4 7 (5.43%) ISA Server
4 7 (5.43%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.88%) NFS
5 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.78%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 19 (14.73%) Backup Exec
1 19 (14.73%) McAfee ePO
2 17 (13.18%) MOM
3 5 (3.88%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 104 (80.62%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.03%) VMware
3 22 (17.05%) Citrix
4 21 (16.28%) Lotus
5 20 (15.50%) Symantec
6 19 (14.73%) McAfee
6 19 (14.73%) Clearswift
7 14 (10.85%) Oracle
8 9 (6.98%) Cisco
9 5 (3.88%) IBM
9 5 (3.88%) HP
9 5 (3.88%) Dell
9 5 (3.88%) CA
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago