The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 458 541 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.11% 9.91% 11.07%
As % of the Applications category 65.15% 67.04% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 360 442 450
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
703 807 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.98% 14.78% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 531 589 698
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Berkshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Berkshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Reading +2 273 £35,000 -17.64% 35
Bracknell +1 44 £33,000 -15.38% 2
Slough +1 32 £43,500 -3.33% 6
Newbury +14 24 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Maidenhead -30 17 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Windsor -3 13 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Wokingham -9 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Thatcham 0 2 - -
Crowthorne - 1 £75,000 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 751 (74.88%) Microsoft
2 360 (35.89%) Windows
3 330 (32.90%) SQL
4 314 (31.31%) SQL Server
5 263 (26.22%) MS Office
6 199 (19.84%) ITIL
7 196 (19.54%) Degree
8 184 (18.34%) .NET
9 176 (17.55%) C#
10 175 (17.45%) Active Directory
11 158 (15.75%) VMware
11 158 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
12 152 (15.15%) Linux
13 151 (15.05%) Project Management
14 140 (13.96%) HTML
15 137 (13.66%) Finance
16 125 (12.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 124 (12.36%) Cisco
18 120 (11.96%) ASP.NET
19 115 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
20 112 (11.17%) Security Cleared
20 112 (11.17%) JavaScript
20 112 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
21 111 (11.07%) MS Exchange
21 111 (11.07%) HP
22 108 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
23 106 (10.57%) TCP/IP
24 103 (10.27%) Hyper-V
25 101 (10.07%) PRINCE2
26 99 (9.87%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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
1 111 (11.07%) MS Exchange
2 74 (7.38%) IIS
3 63 (6.28%) SharePoint
4 62 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (4.39%) Lync
6 31 (3.09%) Apache
7 27 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (2.29%) CMS
9 20 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 13 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
11 11 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.00%) JBoss
12 10 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (0.90%) SAS
13 9 (0.90%) Kentico
14 8 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 263 (26.22%) MS Office
2 108 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 91 (9.07%) MS Project
4 66 (6.58%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.30%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.80%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.50%) SPSS
9 4 (0.40%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.100%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.100%) InDesign
10 1 (0.100%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.100%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.100%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.100%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.100%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.100%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.30%) Exchequer
4 3 (0.30%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.100%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.100%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.100%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.100%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.100%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.100%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.39%) SaaS
2 28 (2.79%) Office 365
3 20 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.70%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.40%) GitHub
9 3 (0.30%) PaaS
10 2 (0.20%) IaaS
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.100%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.100%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 106 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 88 (8.77%) Firewall
3 63 (6.28%) SAN
4 58 (5.78%) DNS
5 52 (5.18%) WAN
6 47 (4.69%) LAN
7 45 (4.49%) VPN
8 38 (3.79%) DHCP
9 35 (3.49%) Internet
10 34 (3.39%) VoIP
11 28 (2.79%) MPLS
12 24 (2.39%) Wireless
13 22 (2.19%) iSCSI
13 22 (2.19%) VLAN
14 18 (1.79%) NAS
15 16 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (1.50%) Network Security
17 14 (1.40%) SSL
17 14 (1.40%) HTTPS
17 14 (1.40%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (31.31%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (4.29%) MySQL
6 41 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (3.69%) MS Access
9 28 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (2.69%) Oracle Database
11 25 (2.49%) NoSQL
12 24 (2.39%) Relational Database
13 20 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
15 15 (1.50%) Data Mining
16 14 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
18 11 (1.10%) Big Data
18 11 (1.10%) RavenDB
19 10 (1.00%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 44 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.60%) Subversion
8 5 (0.50%) NetBeans
8 5 (0.50%) JUnit
8 5 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.50%) Maven
9 4 (0.40%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.30%) NUnit
10 3 (0.30%) Selenium
11 2 (0.20%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.20%) JIRA
12 1 (0.100%) Kiln
General
1 137 (13.66%) Finance
2 94 (9.37%) Telecoms
3 83 (8.28%) Marketing
4 34 (3.39%) Retail
5 21 (2.09%) Legal
6 17 (1.69%) Billing
7 14 (1.40%) Advertising
8 11 (1.10%) Banking
9 6 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.60%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.50%) French Language
11 4 (0.40%) Games
11 4 (0.40%) Automotive
12 2 (0.20%) German Language
12 2 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.100%) Law
13 1 (0.100%) Back Office
13 1 (0.100%) Military
13 1 (0.100%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 185 (18.44%) Developer
2 173 (17.25%) Analyst
3 122 (12.16%) Support Engineer
4 68 (6.78%) C# Developer
5 60 (5.98%) .NET Developer
6 53 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (5.28%) Project Manager
6 53 (5.28%) Software Developer
7 51 (5.08%) Technical Support
8 49 (4.89%) Consultant
9 48 (4.79%) Junior
10 43 (4.29%) Architect
11 39 (3.89%) Technical Engineer
12 38 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (3.79%) Support Analyst
13 37 (3.69%) Junior Developer
14 36 (3.59%) Software Engineer
15 34 (3.39%) Administrator
15 34 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 32 (3.19%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (18.34%) .NET
2 140 (13.96%) HTML
3 120 (11.96%) ASP.NET
4 99 (9.87%) CSS
5 52 (5.18%) Web Services
5 52 (5.18%) HTML5
6 51 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (4.79%) WCF
7 48 (4.79%) jQuery
8 46 (4.59%) XML
9 37 (3.69%) WPF
10 32 (3.19%) Ajax
11 30 (2.99%) AngularJS
12 25 (2.49%) .NET Framework
13 21 (2.09%) JSON
14 20 (1.99%) Entity Framework
15 19 (1.89%) SOAP
16 18 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 16 (1.60%) CSS3
18 15 (1.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 112 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.98%) Computer Science
2 60 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 25 (2.49%) Open Source
4 24 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (2.39%) Clustering
5 23 (2.29%) Statistics
6 20 (1.99%) Social Media
7 18 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 16 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.60%) PMI
8 16 (1.60%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.10%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.10%) EqualLogic
10 11 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 8 (0.80%) Public Cloud
12 8 (0.80%) User Experience
12 8 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 360 (35.89%) Windows
2 152 (15.15%) Linux
3 125 (12.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (9.37%) Windows 7
5 85 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 63 (6.28%) Windows XP
8 40 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (3.59%) Windows 8
10 27 (2.69%) UNIX
11 18 (1.79%) Android
12 17 (1.69%) CentOS
13 13 (1.30%) Windows 2000
14 12 (1.20%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.10%) Solaris
15 11 (1.10%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.80%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.30%) AIX
18 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (19.84%) ITIL
2 158 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (15.05%) Project Management
4 101 (10.07%) PRINCE2
5 82 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (6.38%) MVC
7 59 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 53 (5.28%) Service Delivery
9 50 (4.99%) Service Management
10 49 (4.89%) OO
11 48 (4.79%) Web Development
12 45 (4.49%) Scrum
12 45 (4.49%) Migration
13 43 (4.29%) ETL
14 39 (3.89%) Root Cause Analysis
15 38 (3.79%) Analytics
16 37 (3.69%) Change Management
17 36 (3.59%) Incident Management
17 36 (3.59%) Mentoring
18 35 (3.49%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 330 (32.90%) SQL
2 176 (17.55%) C#
3 112 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 48 (4.79%) T-SQL
5 47 (4.69%) Java
6 29 (2.89%) PowerShell
7 24 (2.39%) PHP
8 23 (2.29%) VB.NET
9 21 (2.09%) C++
10 17 (1.69%) VB
11 13 (1.30%) C
12 12 (1.20%) Python
13 11 (1.10%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.00%) VBA
15 8 (0.80%) VBScript
16 6 (0.60%) JAQL
17 5 (0.50%) Perl
18 4 (0.40%) Apex Code
18 4 (0.40%) Lua
19 3 (0.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 196 (19.54%) Degree
2 112 (11.17%) Security Cleared
3 87 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 84 (8.37%) SC Cleared
5 64 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (5.38%) MCSE
7 49 (4.89%) CCNA
8 47 (4.69%) MCP
9 46 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
10 42 (4.19%) DV Cleared
11 41 (4.09%) PMI Certification
12 36 (3.59%) MCITP
13 26 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 25 (2.49%) PMP
14 25 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 24 (2.39%) ISEB
16 22 (2.19%) MCSA
17 21 (2.09%) ISTQB
18 18 (1.79%) CCNP
19 16 (1.60%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.57%) SLA
2 54 (5.38%) QA
3 10 (1.00%) COBIT
4 8 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) GPG13
7 1 (0.100%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.100%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 175 (17.45%) Active Directory
2 115 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (10.27%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.69%) vSphere
5 23 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 19 (1.89%) XenServer
6 19 (1.89%) KVM
7 18 (1.79%) XenApp
8 17 (1.69%) Terminal Services
9 15 (1.50%) XenDesktop
10 12 (1.20%) vCloud
11 11 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.40%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.40%) Firmware
15 1 (0.100%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.100%) iptables
15 1 (0.100%) Snort
Systems Management
1 66 (6.58%) SCCM
2 15 (1.50%) SCOM
3 11 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 9 (0.90%) EdgeSight
5 9 (0.90%) cPanel
5 9 (0.90%) Webmin
5 9 (0.90%) Plesk
6 8 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (0.70%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.40%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.40%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.40%) Puppet
8 4 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.40%) Nagios
8 4 (0.40%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 751 (74.88%) Microsoft
2 158 (15.75%) VMware
3 124 (12.36%) Cisco
4 111 (11.07%) HP
5 90 (8.97%) Oracle
6 56 (5.58%) Citrix
7 43 (4.29%) Red Hat
8 42 (4.19%) Juniper
9 35 (3.49%) Dell
10 29 (2.89%) IBM
11 21 (2.09%) Sitecore
12 18 (1.79%) Symantec
13 17 (1.69%) Veritas
13 17 (1.69%) Apple
14 16 (1.60%) Fujitsu
14 16 (1.60%) Google
14 16 (1.60%) Business Objects
14 16 (1.60%) SAP
14 16 (1.60%) EMC
15 14 (1.40%) Huawei
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £26 - £28 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago