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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 576 617 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.65% 10.39% 10.15%
As % of the Applications category 62.88% 65.78% 66.91%
Number of salaries quoted 416 458 426
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £58,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
916 938 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.35% 15.80% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 642
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Reading +4 240 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Bracknell -7 95 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Slough -8 44 £30,500 -24.69% 5
Newbury +3 36 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Maidenhead -4 31 £47,500 +31.03% 1
Windsor +2 29 £27,500 -56.00% 1
Wokingham -2 11 £35,000 +75.00% 3
Thatcham +2 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Hungerford - 1 £24,500 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 821 (72.98%) Microsoft
2 454 (40.36%) Windows
3 315 (28.00%) SQL
4 308 (27.38%) MS Office
5 278 (24.71%) SQL Server
6 224 (19.91%) Finance
7 220 (19.56%) ITIL
8 218 (19.38%) Active Directory
9 206 (18.31%) .NET
10 190 (16.89%) Degree
11 172 (15.29%) VMware
12 170 (15.11%) C#
13 157 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
14 156 (13.87%) Security Cleared
15 155 (13.78%) Telecoms
16 140 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
17 132 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 128 (11.38%) SharePoint
19 113 (10.04%) ASP.NET
20 112 (9.96%) Linux
21 110 (9.78%) HTML
22 109 (9.69%) Project Management
23 107 (9.51%) MS PowerPoint
24 106 (9.42%) CRM
25 104 (9.24%) MS Exchange
26 103 (9.16%) Windows 7
27 101 (8.98%) SCCM
28 100 (8.89%) SC Cleared
28 100 (8.89%) Oracle
29 92 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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
1 128 (11.38%) SharePoint
2 104 (9.24%) MS Exchange
3 80 (7.11%) IIS
4 68 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (4.00%) Lync
6 41 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 39 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 32 (2.84%) CMS
9 30 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (2.40%) Apache
11 25 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
13 20 (1.78%) Live Communications Server
14 15 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (1.07%) JBoss
16 10 (0.89%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.89%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.89%) SAS
16 10 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 308 (27.38%) MS Office
2 107 (9.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 72 (6.40%) MS Project
4 33 (2.93%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.80%) Niku Workbench
5 9 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.71%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.62%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.18%) InDesign
9 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.089%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.089%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.089%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.089%) Revit
10 1 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.089%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.089%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 21 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.71%) SiteCatalyst
4 6 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (0.53%) GoldMine
4 6 (0.53%) Exchequer
5 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.089%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.089%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.089%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.00%) Office 365
2 33 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.78%) SaaS
4 4 (0.36%) GitHub
4 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.18%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (7.73%) Internet
2 70 (6.22%) DNS
3 65 (5.78%) TCP/IP
4 37 (3.29%) LAN
5 36 (3.20%) Firewall
6 35 (3.11%) VPN
7 34 (3.02%) DHCP
8 30 (2.67%) WAN
9 26 (2.31%) SAN
10 18 (1.60%) HTTP
11 17 (1.51%) NetScaler
12 14 (1.24%) iSCSI
13 13 (1.16%) Wireshark
14 12 (1.07%) VoIP
14 12 (1.07%) Broadband
14 12 (1.07%) FTP
15 11 (0.98%) Unified Communications
16 10 (0.89%) Ethernet
17 9 (0.80%) LDAP
18 8 (0.71%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 58 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (2.93%) Relational Database
5 28 (2.49%) MS Access
6 25 (2.22%) EDRMS
7 24 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (2.04%) MySQL
8 23 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (1.87%) Big Data
10 19 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.80%) OLAP
14 9 (0.80%) DTS
14 9 (0.80%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 53 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 44 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (2.22%) Subversion
4 16 (1.42%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (0.71%) JIRA
6 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.62%) Selenium
8 6 (0.53%) MSI
9 5 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.36%) TestComplete
10 4 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.18%) AQtime
12 2 (0.18%) WinDbg
12 2 (0.18%) Gradle
12 2 (0.18%) GDB
General
1 224 (19.91%) Finance
2 155 (13.78%) Telecoms
3 82 (7.29%) Retail
4 80 (7.11%) Marketing
5 56 (4.98%) German Language
6 54 (4.80%) Advertising
7 32 (2.84%) French Language
8 30 (2.67%) Multimedia
9 28 (2.49%) Legal
10 20 (1.78%) Banking
11 19 (1.69%) Back Office
12 13 (1.16%) Billing
13 11 (0.98%) Automotive
14 9 (0.80%) Games
14 9 (0.80%) Dutch Language
15 8 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.62%) Electronics
16 7 (0.62%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.44%) Law
17 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 203 (18.04%) Analyst
2 172 (15.29%) Developer
3 141 (12.53%) Support Engineer
4 140 (12.44%) Consultant
5 74 (6.58%) Support Analyst
6 72 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 66 (5.87%) .NET Developer
8 63 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 63 (5.60%) Architect
9 53 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 52 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 51 (4.53%) Technical Support
12 45 (4.00%) Graduate
12 45 (4.00%) C# Developer
13 44 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
14 38 (3.38%) Applications Support
15 37 (3.29%) Web Developer
16 35 (3.11%) IT Support
17 33 (2.93%) Recruitment Consultant
17 33 (2.93%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (18.31%) .NET
2 113 (10.04%) ASP.NET
3 110 (9.78%) HTML
4 68 (6.04%) Web Services
5 62 (5.51%) CSS
6 53 (4.71%) .NET Framework
6 53 (4.71%) jQuery
7 48 (4.27%) XML
8 46 (4.09%) WCF
9 29 (2.58%) Ajax
10 26 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (1.96%) HTML5
12 20 (1.78%) WPF
13 18 (1.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (1.51%) RESTful
15 16 (1.42%) JSON
15 16 (1.42%) COM
16 15 (1.33%) WinForms
17 11 (0.98%) J2EE
18 10 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 157 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.73%) Management Information System
3 79 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 40 (3.56%) Statistics
5 39 (3.47%) Clustering
5 39 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.11%) Mathematics
7 32 (2.84%) Blackberry
8 28 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 23 (2.04%) Social Media
10 16 (1.42%) Smartphone
11 14 (1.24%) Taxonomies
11 14 (1.24%) Open Source
12 11 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (0.98%) User Experience
13 10 (0.89%) PMI
14 9 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (0.80%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.71%) Learning Management System
15 8 (0.71%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 454 (40.36%) Windows
2 112 (9.96%) Linux
3 103 (9.16%) Windows 7
4 90 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (6.84%) Windows XP
7 56 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (3.38%) UNIX
9 20 (1.78%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 13 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.98%) Solaris
13 9 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.71%) Android
15 7 (0.62%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.62%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.62%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.27%) AIX
17 3 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (19.56%) ITIL
2 140 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (9.69%) Project Management
4 106 (9.42%) CRM
5 78 (6.93%) Service Delivery
6 75 (6.67%) Service Management
6 75 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (5.87%) PRINCE2
8 59 (5.24%) MVC
9 55 (4.89%) Time Management
10 52 (4.62%) Scrum
11 51 (4.53%) Incident Management
12 46 (4.09%) Software Engineering
13 40 (3.56%) Mentoring
14 38 (3.38%) Migration
15 36 (3.20%) OO
15 36 (3.20%) ERP
16 35 (3.11%) Web Development
17 32 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
18 31 (2.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 315 (28.00%) SQL
2 170 (15.11%) C#
3 81 (7.20%) JavaScript
4 48 (4.27%) T-SQL
5 40 (3.56%) VB.NET
6 31 (2.76%) C
7 29 (2.58%) C++
8 27 (2.40%) Java
9 26 (2.31%) VB
9 26 (2.31%) PowerShell
10 23 (2.04%) PHP
11 15 (1.33%) VBScript
12 12 (1.07%) Python
13 10 (0.89%) VBA
14 7 (0.62%) Perl
15 6 (0.53%) Ruby
16 4 (0.36%) X++
17 3 (0.27%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.18%) VC++
Qualifications
1 190 (16.89%) Degree
2 156 (13.87%) Security Cleared
3 100 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 92 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 75 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 63 (5.60%) MCSE
7 47 (4.18%) MCP
8 41 (3.64%) MCITP
9 28 (2.49%) PMI Certification
10 26 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (2.22%) MCTS
12 24 (2.13%) CCNA
13 22 (1.96%) MCSA
14 21 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (1.78%) PMP
16 16 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 16 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (1.24%) CCA
18 13 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.78%) SLA
2 26 (2.31%) ISO 9001
3 25 (2.22%) QA
4 12 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.53%) COBIT
6 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.18%) GAMP
System Software
1 218 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 132 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (5.87%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.31%) XenApp
5 24 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 22 (1.96%) vSphere
7 20 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (1.60%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.42%) XenDesktop
10 12 (1.07%) ISA Server
11 10 (0.89%) XenServer
12 9 (0.80%) Terminal Server
13 8 (0.71%) NFS
13 8 (0.71%) KVM
14 5 (0.44%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.36%) vCloud
15 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.36%) Firmware
16 2 (0.18%) Nmap
16 2 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 101 (8.98%) SCCM
2 42 (3.73%) SCOM
3 33 (2.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 21 (1.87%) NetBackup
5 20 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 11 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (0.80%) WSUS
8 8 (0.71%) SCVMM
9 6 (0.53%) Plesk
9 6 (0.53%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.53%) XenMobile
10 5 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.36%) Netcool
12 3 (0.27%) DameWare
12 3 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.27%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.27%) SCSM
13 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.18%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 821 (72.98%) Microsoft
2 172 (15.29%) VMware
3 100 (8.89%) Oracle
4 82 (7.29%) Citrix
5 54 (4.80%) Fujitsu
6 52 (4.62%) Cisco
7 47 (4.18%) HP
8 36 (3.20%) IBM
9 31 (2.76%) EMC
10 24 (2.13%) SAP
10 24 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (2.13%) McAfee
11 20 (1.78%) Sophos
12 18 (1.60%) Veritas
13 17 (1.51%) Business Objects
13 17 (1.51%) Sage
13 17 (1.51%) Remedy
14 15 (1.33%) AppSense
14 15 (1.33%) Open Text
15 14 (1.24%) Telerik
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