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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 59 54 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.77% 19.42% 10.31%
As % of the Applications category 73.75% 79.41% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 20
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +37.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £53,500
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
80 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 29.52% 24.46% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 72 67 31
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 £50,000 £50,000
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 11 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 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 (79.39%) Microsoft
2 88 (67.18%) Windows
3 67 (51.15%) .NET
4 60 (45.80%) SQL Server
5 55 (41.98%) C#
6 51 (38.93%) SQL
7 50 (38.17%) ASP.NET
8 45 (34.35%) T-SQL
9 44 (33.59%) WPF
9 44 (33.59%) Silverlight
10 40 (30.53%) Scrum
11 39 (29.77%) SharePoint
12 38 (29.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 38 (29.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 38 (29.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 36 (27.48%) MVC
14 33 (25.19%) Firewall
14 33 (25.19%) DNS
14 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 32 (24.43%) MS Office
15 32 (24.43%) MCSE
16 31 (23.66%) Windows 7
16 31 (23.66%) .NET Framework
16 31 (23.66%) WCF
16 31 (23.66%) Multithreading
16 31 (23.66%) VMware
16 31 (23.66%) Software Engineering
17 30 (22.90%) Subversion
17 30 (22.90%) Windows Server 2003
18 29 (22.14%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (29.77%) SharePoint
2 21 (16.03%) Lotus Domino
3 19 (14.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (6.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (6.11%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (6.11%) MS Exchange
5 8 (6.11%) IIS
6 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.53%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (24.43%) MS Office
2 5 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.19%) DNS
1 33 (25.19%) Firewall
2 27 (20.61%) VPN
3 25 (19.08%) SAN
4 23 (17.56%) Wi-Fi
5 21 (16.03%) LAN
5 21 (16.03%) DHCP
6 20 (15.27%) WAN
7 16 (12.21%) TCP/IP
8 8 (6.11%) Internet
9 7 (5.34%) SSL
9 7 (5.34%) VLAN
10 5 (3.82%) Network Security
10 5 (3.82%) IPsec
10 5 (3.82%) LDAP
10 5 (3.82%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.82%) HTTP
10 5 (3.82%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.53%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (45.80%) SQL Server
2 38 (29.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (9.92%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (9.16%) Relational Database
6 11 (8.40%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (29.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (22.90%) Subversion
3 18 (13.74%) Moq
4 17 (12.98%) Visual Studio
5 15 (11.45%) NUnit
6 13 (9.92%) MSTest
7 5 (3.82%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 18 (13.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (35.88%) Developer
2 31 (23.66%) Senior Developer
3 21 (16.03%) Network Support
4 20 (15.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (15.27%) Network Engineer
5 19 (14.50%) Support Engineer
5 19 (14.50%) PC Support
6 18 (13.74%) Technical Leader
6 18 (13.74%) Lead Developer
7 17 (12.98%) PC Support Engineer
7 17 (12.98%) C# Developer
7 17 (12.98%) Network Support Engineer
7 17 (12.98%) PC Engineer
7 17 (12.98%) Technical Developer
8 13 (9.92%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (8.40%) .NET Developer
9 11 (8.40%) Analyst
9 11 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (7.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (51.15%) .NET
2 50 (38.17%) ASP.NET
3 44 (33.59%) WPF
3 44 (33.59%) Silverlight
4 31 (23.66%) .NET Framework
4 31 (23.66%) WCF
5 29 (22.14%) CSS
6 26 (19.85%) WinForms
6 26 (19.85%) HTML
7 25 (19.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 25 (19.08%) LINQ
8 18 (13.74%) XML
9 17 (12.98%) Web Services
9 17 (12.98%) ADO.NET
10 16 (12.21%) Ajax
11 15 (11.45%) Middleware
12 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (9.92%) WF
13 12 (9.16%) LINQ to SQL
14 10 (7.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Blackberry
1 19 (14.50%) SecurID
2 18 (13.74%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.82%) PKI
4 5 (3.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.05%) iPad
6 2 (1.53%) NHS
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Firmware
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Informatics
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) Wiki
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 88 (67.18%) Windows
2 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (23.66%) Windows 7
4 30 (22.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (17.56%) Android
6 19 (14.50%) VMS
6 19 (14.50%) Windows Phone 8
6 19 (14.50%) Windows Phone
7 8 (6.11%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.34%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Scrum
2 36 (27.48%) MVC
3 31 (23.66%) Software Engineering
3 31 (23.66%) Multithreading
4 29 (22.14%) TDD
5 22 (16.79%) OO
6 21 (16.03%) Configuration Management
7 18 (13.74%) OOD
8 15 (11.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (8.40%) ITIL
11 9 (6.87%) Project Management
12 7 (5.34%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.34%) Product Management
12 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.58%) SEO
14 5 (3.82%) Server Monitoring
15 4 (3.05%) Service Delivery
15 4 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.98%) C#
2 51 (38.93%) SQL
3 45 (34.35%) T-SQL
4 29 (22.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.16%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.76%) VBA
7 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 38 (29.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (24.43%) MCSE
3 13 (9.92%) MCP
4 10 (7.63%) CCNA
4 10 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.34%) CCSP
5 7 (5.34%) CCNP
5 7 (5.34%) CCIP
5 7 (5.34%) Degree
6 5 (3.82%) MCITP
7 2 (1.53%) ISEB
7 2 (1.53%) MCAD
7 2 (1.53%) MCSD
7 2 (1.53%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.76%) CBAP
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
2 4 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 19 (14.50%) XenApp
2 19 (14.50%) vSphere
3 12 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.34%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (5.34%) UAG
4 7 (5.34%) Terminal Services
4 7 (5.34%) ISA Server
5 5 (3.82%) NFS
5 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.82%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.76%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 19 (14.50%) Backup Exec
1 19 (14.50%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (13.74%) MOM
3 5 (3.82%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 104 (79.39%) Microsoft
2 31 (23.66%) VMware
3 22 (16.79%) Citrix
4 21 (16.03%) Lotus
5 20 (15.27%) Symantec
6 19 (14.50%) McAfee
6 19 (14.50%) Clearswift
7 12 (9.16%) Oracle
8 11 (8.40%) Cisco
9 5 (3.82%) IBM
9 5 (3.82%) HP
9 5 (3.82%) Dell
9 5 (3.82%) CA
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Dunstable, Luton, St Albans, Hemel Hempstead,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£27,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £7254.00 - £9808.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago