The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 146 152 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.08% 12.72% 13.50%
As % of the Applications category 67.28% 63.60% 57.09%
Number of salaries quoted 120 125 142
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
East of England

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

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
217 239 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.44% 20.00% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 181 202 238
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +6 59 £42,500 +14.86% 8
Luton -3 54 £40,000 +3.22% 7
Dunstable +5 13 £21,500 -34.84%
Shefford - 1 £38,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 220 (67.90%) Microsoft
2 108 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 101 (31.17%) .NET
3 101 (31.17%) Windows
4 76 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (22.53%) SQL
6 71 (21.91%) MS Office
6 71 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (21.30%) C#
8 58 (17.90%) Active Directory
9 57 (17.59%) ASP.NET
9 57 (17.59%) ITIL
9 57 (17.59%) Scrum
10 54 (16.67%) Project Management
11 50 (15.43%) Finance
12 49 (15.12%) HTML
13 44 (13.58%) Oracle
14 42 (12.96%) VMware
15 41 (12.65%) SharePoint
16 40 (12.35%) CSS
16 40 (12.35%) Degree
17 39 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
17 39 (12.04%) JavaScript
17 39 (12.04%) Coaching
18 36 (11.11%) Mentoring
18 36 (11.11%) MVC
19 35 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
20 34 (10.49%) Performance Management
20 34 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 41 (12.65%) SharePoint
2 31 (9.57%) MS Exchange
3 17 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (4.94%) IIS
5 14 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.54%) LiveLink
9 5 (1.54%) Documentum
10 4 (1.23%) SAS
10 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.23%) Lync
10 4 (1.23%) Node.js
11 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.62%) CMS
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 71 (21.91%) MS Office
2 30 (9.26%) MS Project
3 23 (7.10%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (7.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.31%) PRMS
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.17%) Office 365
3 10 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.02%) SAN
2 24 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 16 (4.94%) DNS
4 15 (4.63%) DHCP
5 14 (4.32%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (3.40%) Firewall
7 9 (2.78%) Internet
8 8 (2.47%) WAN
8 8 (2.47%) OSPF
8 8 (2.47%) BGP
9 7 (2.16%) Network Security
10 6 (1.85%) LAN
11 5 (1.54%) LDAP
11 5 (1.54%) VPN
11 5 (1.54%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.54%) MPLS
11 5 (1.54%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (1.23%) VLAN
12 4 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.01%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (3.40%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (2.78%) OLAP
10 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.16%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.16%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.23%) MS Access
15 3 (0.93%) Big Data
15 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (8.95%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.94%) JIRA
4 9 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (2.78%) Moq
5 5 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.31%) NUnit
6 1 (0.31%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 50 (15.43%) Finance
2 9 (2.78%) Marketing
3 6 (1.85%) Legal
4 5 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.54%) Retail
5 4 (1.23%) Banking
5 4 (1.23%) Publishing
5 4 (1.23%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Military
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (24.38%) Analyst
2 60 (18.52%) Developer
3 30 (9.26%) Project Manager
4 26 (8.02%) Architect
5 24 (7.41%) Development Manager
6 20 (6.17%) Support Analyst
7 19 (5.86%) .NET Developer
8 17 (5.25%) Support Engineer
8 17 (5.25%) Consultant
8 17 (5.25%) CRM Developer
9 15 (4.63%) Administrator
9 15 (4.63%) Server Engineer
10 13 (4.01%) Lead Architect
10 13 (4.01%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
11 12 (3.70%) DBA
12 11 (3.40%) Senior Manager
12 11 (3.40%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (31.17%) .NET
2 57 (17.59%) ASP.NET
3 49 (15.12%) HTML
4 40 (12.35%) CSS
5 35 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (9.57%) Web Services
7 25 (7.72%) .NET Framework
8 23 (7.10%) jQuery
9 21 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 19 (5.86%) WCF
11 17 (5.25%) Silverlight
11 17 (5.25%) Ajax
12 16 (4.94%) LINQ
12 16 (4.94%) Entity Framework
13 15 (4.63%) AngularJS
14 12 (3.70%) HTML5
14 12 (3.70%) WPF
15 11 (3.40%) WinForms
16 10 (3.09%) MDX
16 10 (3.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.88%) Management Information System
2 28 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.10%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 16 (4.94%) N-Tier
6 14 (4.32%) Replication
7 9 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.47%) Clustering
9 6 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.54%) PMI
11 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.23%) LPAR
11 4 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.93%) Statistics
12 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.62%) GIS
14 1 (0.31%) Economics
14 1 (0.31%) Social Media
14 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (31.17%) Windows
2 27 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.01%) Windows XP
5 10 (3.09%) UNIX
6 8 (2.47%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.85%) Linux
7 6 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.54%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.23%) AIX
9 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (17.59%) Scrum
3 57 (17.59%) ITIL
4 54 (16.67%) Project Management
5 39 (12.04%) Coaching
6 36 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 36 (11.11%) MVC
7 34 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 34 (10.49%) Performance Management
8 30 (9.26%) CRM
9 28 (8.64%) PRINCE2
9 28 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (8.02%) Change Management
11 24 (7.41%) ETL
11 24 (7.41%) SDLC
12 23 (7.10%) TDD
13 22 (6.79%) Service Delivery
13 22 (6.79%) Risk Management
13 22 (6.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (22.53%) SQL
2 69 (21.30%) C#
3 39 (12.04%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.48%) PowerShell
5 19 (5.86%) VB
6 18 (5.56%) C
7 12 (3.70%) VBA
8 11 (3.40%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.23%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (12.35%) Degree
2 26 (8.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (4.32%) CCNP
4 14 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.01%) MCSE
6 10 (3.09%) MCSA
7 9 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.16%) VCP5
8 7 (2.16%) MCP
8 7 (2.16%) CCNA
9 6 (1.85%) CCDP
10 5 (1.54%) ISEB
10 5 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.54%) CCSA
10 5 (1.54%) CCSE
11 4 (1.23%) PMP
11 4 (1.23%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) SLA
2 14 (4.32%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (17.90%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.33%) vSphere
3 19 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.94%) XenApp
5 15 (4.63%) VMware ESX
6 10 (3.09%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.16%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (2.16%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.54%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.23%) PowerHA
10 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.62%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.31%) XenServer
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.01%) SCCM
2 9 (2.78%) MOM
3 8 (2.47%) WSUS
4 7 (2.16%) SCOM
4 7 (2.16%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.93%) HP NNM
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.62%) Puppet
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 220 (67.90%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.58%) Oracle
3 42 (12.96%) VMware
4 29 (8.95%) Citrix
5 28 (8.64%) Cisco
6 12 (3.70%) Intel
7 11 (3.40%) CommVault
7 11 (3.40%) FalconStor
8 9 (2.78%) Symantec
9 8 (2.47%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.16%) McAfee
11 6 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.85%) Akamai
12 5 (1.54%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.54%) webMethods
12 5 (1.54%) OpenText
12 5 (1.54%) Cognos
12 5 (1.54%) HP
13 4 (1.23%) Sybase
13 4 (1.23%) Tieto
Luton, Bedfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + training, pension, gym, 25 days
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £18,000 + Health, Pension, Dental, Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (6K) + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive Base + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago