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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 157 177 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.36% 17.10% 9.91%
As % of the Applications category 63.05% 65.31% 62.26%
Number of salaries quoted 135 170 91
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
249 271 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.19% 26.18% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 213 256 144
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -1 58 £40,000 - 11
Luton +2 55 £35,000 -9.67% 7
Dunstable +1 7 £37,500 +3.44%
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 247 (78.66%) Microsoft
2 144 (45.86%) Windows
3 127 (40.45%) SQL Server
4 115 (36.62%) .NET
5 89 (28.34%) C#
6 86 (27.39%) SQL
7 75 (23.89%) ASP.NET
8 63 (20.06%) MS Office
9 62 (19.75%) VMware
10 59 (18.79%) DNS
10 59 (18.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (16.88%) SharePoint
12 52 (16.56%) T-SQL
12 52 (16.56%) Active Directory
13 51 (16.24%) Citrix
13 51 (16.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 51 (16.24%) WPF
14 50 (15.92%) Scrum
15 48 (15.29%) DHCP
15 48 (15.29%) HTML
15 48 (15.29%) Oracle
16 46 (14.65%) Microsoft Certification
17 45 (14.33%) JavaScript
17 45 (14.33%) Silverlight
18 43 (13.69%) Finance
19 42 (13.38%) IIS
20 41 (13.06%) SAN
20 41 (13.06%) MVC
20 41 (13.06%) WCF
20 41 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 53 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 42 (13.38%) IIS
3 26 (8.28%) MS Exchange
4 21 (6.69%) Lotus Domino
5 19 (6.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (4.46%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.27%) Lync
10 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.96%) Papyrus
11 3 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 63 (20.06%) MS Office
2 28 (8.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (7.32%) MS Project
4 7 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.96%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.64%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.64%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (0.64%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Academy Housing
1 5 (1.59%) arcHouse
2 3 (0.96%) Exstream
2 3 (0.96%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.55%) SaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (18.79%) DNS
2 48 (15.29%) DHCP
3 41 (13.06%) SAN
4 40 (12.74%) Firewall
5 29 (9.24%) LAN
5 29 (9.24%) VPN
6 27 (8.60%) WAN
7 22 (7.01%) TCP/IP
8 20 (6.37%) FTP
9 19 (6.05%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (3.82%) Internet
11 9 (2.87%) Network Security
12 8 (2.55%) NAS
13 6 (1.91%) VLAN
13 6 (1.91%) HTTPS
13 6 (1.91%) SSL
13 6 (1.91%) HTTP
14 5 (1.59%) Kerberos
14 5 (1.59%) LDAP
14 5 (1.59%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (40.45%) SQL Server
2 51 (16.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (7.64%) Relational Database
4 22 (7.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.87%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.96%) Big Data
14 2 (0.64%) MS Access
15 1 (0.32%) DB2
15 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (9.55%) Visual Studio
3 24 (7.64%) Subversion
4 18 (5.73%) Moq
5 14 (4.46%) NUnit
6 12 (3.82%) JIRA
6 12 (3.82%) MSTest
7 3 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.96%) Toad
7 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.32%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.32%) JMeter
9 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (13.69%) Finance
2 13 (4.14%) Legal
3 8 (2.55%) Back Office
4 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.96%) Law
6 2 (0.64%) Advertising
6 2 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (23.57%) Developer
2 44 (14.01%) Analyst
3 32 (10.19%) Support Engineer
4 31 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 25 (7.96%) Architect
6 23 (7.32%) Tester
6 23 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (6.69%) Systems Tester
7 21 (6.69%) Junior
7 21 (6.69%) Network Support
8 18 (5.73%) PC Support
8 18 (5.73%) Network Engineer
8 18 (5.73%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.73%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (5.41%) Server Support
9 17 (5.41%) Junior Tester
10 16 (5.10%) PC Support Engineer
10 16 (5.10%) Technical Leader
10 16 (5.10%) PC Engineer
10 16 (5.10%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (36.62%) .NET
2 75 (23.89%) ASP.NET
3 51 (16.24%) WPF
4 48 (15.29%) HTML
5 45 (14.33%) Silverlight
6 41 (13.06%) WCF
7 37 (11.78%) XML
8 36 (11.46%) Web Services
9 29 (9.24%) CSS
9 29 (9.24%) .NET Framework
10 26 (8.28%) WinForms
11 22 (7.01%) LINQ
11 22 (7.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (4.78%) Middleware
13 15 (4.78%) ADO.NET
14 13 (4.14%) Classic ASP
15 12 (3.82%) WF
15 12 (3.82%) Ajax
15 12 (3.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 19 (6.05%) Blackberry
2 19 (6.05%) SecurID
3 16 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.91%) Clustering
4 6 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.59%) PKI
6 4 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.96%) Physics
7 3 (0.96%) Open Source
7 3 (0.96%) Web 2.0
7 3 (0.96%) Replication
8 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.64%) EPoS
8 2 (0.64%) Wiki
9 1 (0.32%) iSeries
9 1 (0.32%) LPAR
9 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.32%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 144 (45.86%) Windows
2 59 (18.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (11.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (11.15%) Windows 7
5 21 (6.69%) Android
6 19 (6.05%) Windows Phone 8
6 19 (6.05%) Windows Phone
6 19 (6.05%) VMS
7 8 (2.55%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.91%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.91%) Linux
9 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.27%) UNIX
11 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.92%) Scrum
2 41 (13.06%) MVC
3 39 (12.42%) TDD
4 34 (10.83%) E-Commerce
5 33 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (9.55%) Project Management
7 29 (9.24%) PRINCE2
7 29 (9.24%) Software Engineering
8 28 (8.92%) Multithreading
9 26 (8.28%) System Testing
9 26 (8.28%) OO
9 26 (8.28%) Root Cause Analysis
10 25 (7.96%) ITIL
11 22 (7.01%) Configuration Management
12 21 (6.69%) Database Security
13 18 (5.73%) OOD
14 15 (4.78%) Technical Architecture
15 13 (4.14%) Network Load Balancing
15 13 (4.14%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (28.34%) C#
2 86 (27.39%) SQL
3 52 (16.56%) T-SQL
4 45 (14.33%) JavaScript
5 30 (9.55%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.50%) VB
7 7 (2.23%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.23%) Java
8 5 (1.59%) C
8 5 (1.59%) XAML
9 4 (1.27%) VB6
9 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.96%) PowerHouse
11 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.64%) Python
11 2 (0.64%) C++
12 1 (0.32%) RPG
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
12 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (14.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (12.42%) MCSE
3 38 (12.10%) Degree
4 15 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (3.50%) MCP
5 11 (3.50%) MCITP
6 9 (2.87%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (2.23%) CCNA
7 7 (2.23%) ISEB
7 7 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.91%) CCSP
8 6 (1.91%) CCNP
8 6 (1.91%) CCIP
9 5 (1.59%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.59%) MCSA
9 5 (1.59%) MCTS
9 5 (1.59%) CBAP
10 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.28%) SLA
2 9 (2.87%) QA
3 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (16.56%) Active Directory
2 37 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (8.92%) XenApp
4 23 (7.32%) vSphere
5 21 (6.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 13 (4.14%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.55%) NFS
7 8 (2.55%) XenServer
8 6 (1.91%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (1.91%) UAG
8 6 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.91%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.91%) ISA Server
9 5 (1.59%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.96%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.32%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 19 (6.05%) Backup Exec
1 19 (6.05%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (5.73%) SCOM
3 16 (5.10%) MOM
4 5 (1.59%) WSUS
4 5 (1.59%) HP SIM
5 3 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.96%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.64%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.32%) SCCM
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 247 (78.66%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.75%) VMware
3 51 (16.24%) Citrix
4 48 (15.29%) Oracle
5 22 (7.01%) Symantec
6 21 (6.69%) Lotus
7 19 (6.05%) McAfee
7 19 (6.05%) Clearswift
8 13 (4.14%) Cisco
9 11 (3.50%) HP
10 10 (3.18%) IBM
11 6 (1.91%) Dell
11 6 (1.91%) Perforce
12 5 (1.59%) Anite
12 5 (1.59%) Northgate
12 5 (1.59%) Civica
12 5 (1.59%) Comino
12 5 (1.59%) Capita
12 5 (1.59%) Orchard
12 5 (1.59%) CA
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £28,922 to £31,160 per annum £28,922 - £31,160
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago