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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 162 181 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.98% 18.99% 11.19%
As % of the Applications category 59.34% 69.08% 60.41%
Number of salaries quoted 143 176 109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £26,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
273 262 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.55% 27.49% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 239 254 179
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £24,646 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -3 68 £42,500 +13.33% 11
Luton -7 46 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Dunstable +1 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 245 (78.03%) Microsoft
2 135 (42.99%) Windows
3 119 (37.90%) .NET
4 117 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (36.31%) SQL Server
6 93 (29.62%) C#
7 80 (25.48%) ASP.NET
8 79 (25.16%) SQL
9 62 (19.75%) MS Office
10 56 (17.83%) Finance
11 54 (17.20%) DNS
12 53 (16.88%) HTML
12 53 (16.88%) Scrum
13 52 (16.56%) VMware
14 51 (16.24%) T-SQL
15 50 (15.92%) Active Directory
16 48 (15.29%) Web Services
16 48 (15.29%) SharePoint
17 47 (14.97%) Oracle
17 47 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
18 46 (14.65%) DHCP
18 46 (14.65%) MVC
19 45 (14.33%) IIS
19 45 (14.33%) WPF
20 44 (14.01%) Silverlight
20 44 (14.01%) JavaScript
21 43 (13.69%) SQL Server 2008
22 42 (13.38%) E-Commerce
23 41 (13.06%) Citrix
24 40 (12.74%) WCF

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 48 (15.29%) SharePoint
2 45 (14.33%) IIS
3 19 (6.05%) Lotus Domino
4 17 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (4.78%) SharePoint Server
5 15 (4.78%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.64%) Lync
11 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.64%) Papyrus
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.32%) Liferay
Applications
1 62 (19.75%) MS Office
2 28 (8.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (7.64%) MS Project
4 8 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.91%) RoboHelp
5 6 (1.91%) FrameMaker
5 6 (1.91%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.96%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Academy Housing
1 5 (1.59%) arcHouse
2 4 (1.27%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.64%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.64%) Exstream
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.87%) SaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (17.20%) DNS
2 46 (14.65%) DHCP
3 32 (10.19%) SAN
4 30 (9.55%) Firewall
5 28 (8.92%) LAN
6 27 (8.60%) WAN
7 25 (7.96%) FTP
8 21 (6.69%) VPN
9 17 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (4.78%) TCP/IP
11 9 (2.87%) NAS
12 6 (1.91%) Wireless
13 5 (1.59%) Network Security
13 5 (1.59%) IPsec
13 5 (1.59%) LDAP
13 5 (1.59%) Internet
13 5 (1.59%) Kerberos
14 4 (1.27%) PuTTY
14 4 (1.27%) WinSCP
14 4 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (36.31%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.96%) Big Data
13 1 (0.32%) DB2
13 1 (0.32%) OLAP
13 1 (0.32%) MySQL
13 1 (0.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 38 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (10.19%) Visual Studio
3 21 (6.69%) Subversion
4 19 (6.05%) Moq
5 14 (4.46%) NUnit
6 13 (4.14%) JIRA
7 12 (3.82%) MSTest
8 6 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.27%) Toad
9 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.27%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.32%) Selenium
11 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.32%) JMeter
11 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.32%) Zephyr
General
1 56 (17.83%) Finance
2 14 (4.46%) Back Office
3 12 (3.82%) Legal
4 9 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.91%) Publishing
6 4 (1.27%) Law
7 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (24.84%) Developer
2 48 (15.29%) Analyst
3 34 (10.83%) Senior Developer
4 25 (7.96%) Support Engineer
4 25 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (7.32%) Tester
6 22 (7.01%) Junior
6 22 (7.01%) C# Developer
7 21 (6.69%) Systems Tester
7 21 (6.69%) Architect
8 20 (6.37%) Web Engineer
9 19 (6.05%) Network Support
10 18 (5.73%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.41%) Junior Tester
11 17 (5.41%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.10%) Business Analyst
12 16 (5.10%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (4.78%) Technical Leader
14 14 (4.46%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (37.90%) .NET
2 80 (25.48%) ASP.NET
3 53 (16.88%) HTML
4 48 (15.29%) Web Services
5 45 (14.33%) WPF
6 44 (14.01%) Silverlight
7 40 (12.74%) WCF
8 36 (11.46%) CSS
9 30 (9.55%) XML
10 27 (8.60%) .NET Framework
11 21 (6.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (6.37%) WinForms
12 20 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (6.05%) LINQ
14 15 (4.78%) jQuery
15 14 (4.46%) COM
15 14 (4.46%) ADO.NET
16 13 (4.14%) Classic ASP
17 12 (3.82%) WF
18 11 (3.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.37%) N-Tier
2 17 (5.41%) User Experience
2 17 (5.41%) SecurID
2 17 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 14 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.91%) Clustering
6 5 (1.59%) PKI
7 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.96%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.96%) Open Source
8 3 (0.96%) Replication
9 2 (0.64%) EPoS
9 2 (0.64%) Social Media
9 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.64%) Wiki
10 1 (0.32%) Statistics
10 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 135 (42.99%) Windows
2 47 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (8.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (8.92%) Windows 7
4 23 (7.32%) Android
5 17 (5.41%) Windows Phone 8
5 17 (5.41%) Windows Phone
5 17 (5.41%) VMS
6 6 (1.91%) Linux
6 6 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.59%) UNIX
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.26%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (16.88%) Scrum
3 46 (14.65%) MVC
4 42 (13.38%) E-Commerce
5 36 (11.46%) TDD
6 28 (8.92%) PRINCE2
7 26 (8.28%) ITIL
7 26 (8.28%) Database Security
8 25 (7.96%) Multithreading
8 25 (7.96%) Project Management
9 24 (7.64%) OO
9 24 (7.64%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.64%) System Testing
10 22 (7.01%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (6.37%) Configuration Management
12 19 (6.05%) Network Load Balancing
12 19 (6.05%) OOD
13 18 (5.73%) DevOps
14 15 (4.78%) User Stories
15 14 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (29.62%) C#
2 79 (25.16%) SQL
3 51 (16.24%) T-SQL
4 44 (14.01%) JavaScript
5 34 (10.83%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.18%) VB
7 8 (2.55%) Java
8 6 (1.91%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.91%) Python
9 5 (1.59%) XAML
9 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.27%) C
10 4 (1.27%) VB6
11 2 (0.64%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.64%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.32%) RPG
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
12 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (12.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (11.15%) Degree
3 33 (10.51%) MCSE
4 13 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (3.82%) MCITP
6 10 (3.18%) ISEB
7 9 (2.87%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (2.55%) CBAP
9 7 (2.23%) MCP
10 6 (1.91%) MCSA
10 6 (1.91%) MCTS
11 5 (1.59%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.27%) CCNA
12 4 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.96%) CCSP
13 3 (0.96%) CCNP
13 3 (0.96%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.55%) SLA
2 6 (1.91%) QA
3 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (15.92%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.96%) XenApp
4 20 (6.37%) vSphere
5 19 (6.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 11 (3.50%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.55%) NFS
8 7 (2.23%) XenServer
9 5 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.96%) UAG
11 3 (0.96%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.96%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.32%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 22 (7.01%) SCOM
2 19 (6.05%) MOM
3 17 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
3 17 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.59%) HP SIM
5 4 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.27%) WSUS
6 2 (0.64%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.32%) SCCM
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 245 (78.03%) Microsoft
2 52 (16.56%) VMware
3 47 (14.97%) Oracle
4 41 (13.06%) Citrix
5 19 (6.05%) Lotus
6 18 (5.73%) Symantec
7 17 (5.41%) McAfee
7 17 (5.41%) Clearswift
8 11 (3.50%) IBM
9 9 (2.87%) HP
10 6 (1.91%) Cisco
10 6 (1.91%) Dell
10 6 (1.91%) Perforce
11 5 (1.59%) Northgate
11 5 (1.59%) Civica
11 5 (1.59%) Comino
11 5 (1.59%) Capita
11 5 (1.59%) Orchard
11 5 (1.59%) Anite
11 5 (1.59%) CA
Luton
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension + health
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 25 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 26 days ago