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 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 17 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 606 603 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.25% 10.71% 9.21%
As % of the Applications category 63.46% 65.54% 67.81%
Number of salaries quoted 442 438 430
Average salary £37,250 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.24% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,600 £60,000
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
955 920 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.15% 16.34% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 650 680 632
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,900 £57,500 £56,500
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 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 September 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 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
Reading +2 241 £40,000 -6.97% 36
Bracknell -3 107 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Slough +3 59 £30,500 -28.23% 2
Maidenhead -2 37 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Newbury -12 31 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Windsor 0 25 £27,500 -40.54% 2
Wokingham -13 13 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Hungerford +3 3 £24,500 -23.43% 1
Thatcham +3 1 £22,500 -35.71%
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 870 (75.06%) Microsoft
2 470 (40.55%) Windows
3 328 (28.30%) SQL
4 306 (26.40%) MS Office
5 299 (25.80%) SQL Server
6 226 (19.50%) ITIL
7 222 (19.15%) Active Directory
8 203 (17.52%) Degree
9 202 (17.43%) .NET
10 199 (17.17%) VMware
11 198 (17.08%) Finance
12 162 (13.98%) C#
13 155 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
14 151 (13.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 142 (12.25%) Telecoms
16 135 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
17 134 (11.56%) Linux
18 131 (11.30%) Security Cleared
19 130 (11.22%) SharePoint
20 123 (10.61%) MS Exchange
21 117 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
22 115 (9.92%) CRM
23 114 (9.84%) HTML
24 108 (9.32%) ASP.NET
25 107 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
26 104 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
27 101 (8.71%) Oracle
28 97 (8.37%) Project Management
29 92 (7.94%) SCCM
29 92 (7.94%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 130 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 123 (10.61%) MS Exchange
3 85 (7.33%) IIS
4 78 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (4.40%) Lync
6 47 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 45 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 35 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 32 (2.76%) Apache
10 25 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (2.07%) CMS
12 21 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
13 20 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 20 (1.73%) Live Communications Server
14 14 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (1.21%) Tomcat
15 12 (1.04%) WebLogic
16 10 (0.86%) SAS
16 10 (0.86%) IBM Notes
17 8 (0.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 306 (26.40%) MS Office
2 117 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 63 (5.44%) MS Project
4 35 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.60%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.52%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.17%) InDesign
9 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.086%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.086%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.086%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.086%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 26 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (1.04%) SiteCatalyst
5 8 (0.69%) Exchequer
6 6 (0.52%) Sage 200
6 6 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.52%) GoldMine
7 4 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.17%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.17%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.086%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.086%) CA Clarity
10 1 (0.086%) Retail-J
10 1 (0.086%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.88%) Office 365
2 36 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (2.67%) SaaS
4 4 (0.35%) GitHub
4 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.17%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.086%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (7.51%) Internet
2 84 (7.25%) DNS
3 67 (5.78%) TCP/IP
4 42 (3.62%) Firewall
5 38 (3.28%) DHCP
6 35 (3.02%) LAN
7 33 (2.85%) VPN
8 30 (2.59%) SAN
8 30 (2.59%) WAN
9 23 (1.98%) HTTP
10 22 (1.90%) FTP
11 19 (1.64%) iSCSI
12 16 (1.38%) LDAP
13 15 (1.29%) VoIP
14 14 (1.21%) NetScaler
15 11 (0.95%) Broadband
15 11 (0.95%) Wireshark
15 11 (0.95%) Unified Communications
16 10 (0.86%) OpenLDAP
17 9 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (25.80%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (3.97%) Relational Database
4 43 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 27 (2.33%) MySQL
9 24 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (2.07%) EDRMS
9 24 (2.07%) MS Access
10 21 (1.81%) Big Data
11 20 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.95%) OLAP
13 11 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (0.95%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (0.78%) DTS
15 8 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (4.75%) Visual Studio
2 53 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (2.33%) Subversion
4 17 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (0.95%) JIRA
6 11 (0.95%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.52%) Selenium
7 6 (0.52%) MSI
8 5 (0.43%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.35%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.35%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.26%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.17%) WinDbg
11 2 (0.17%) AQtime
11 2 (0.17%) GDB
11 2 (0.17%) WebLOAD
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.17%) Ant
General
1 198 (17.08%) Finance
2 142 (12.25%) Telecoms
3 89 (7.68%) Marketing
4 67 (5.78%) Retail
5 57 (4.92%) Advertising
5 57 (4.92%) German Language
6 33 (2.85%) Legal
7 32 (2.76%) French Language
8 29 (2.50%) Multimedia
9 22 (1.90%) Banking
10 19 (1.64%) Back Office
11 15 (1.29%) Billing
12 11 (0.95%) Automotive
13 10 (0.86%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.86%) Electronics
14 9 (0.78%) Games
15 7 (0.60%) Dutch Language
16 6 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.43%) Military
17 5 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 207 (17.86%) Analyst
2 178 (15.36%) Developer
3 157 (13.55%) Consultant
4 138 (11.91%) Support Engineer
5 88 (7.59%) Support Analyst
6 69 (5.95%) .NET Developer
7 66 (5.69%) Architect
8 62 (5.35%) Project Manager
9 57 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 50 (4.31%) Technical Support
11 47 (4.06%) Software Developer
12 46 (3.97%) Graduate
12 46 (3.97%) C# Developer
13 44 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
14 42 (3.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 41 (3.54%) IT Support
16 38 (3.28%) Administrator
17 37 (3.19%) Applications Support
18 36 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
19 32 (2.76%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (17.43%) .NET
2 114 (9.84%) HTML
3 108 (9.32%) ASP.NET
4 64 (5.52%) Web Services
5 61 (5.26%) XML
6 59 (5.09%) CSS
7 57 (4.92%) jQuery
8 54 (4.66%) WCF
9 53 (4.57%) .NET Framework
10 34 (2.93%) Ajax
11 25 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (2.07%) HTML5
13 22 (1.90%) COM
14 21 (1.81%) RESTful
15 18 (1.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 17 (1.47%) WPF
17 16 (1.38%) WinForms
18 14 (1.21%) JSON
18 14 (1.21%) WF
19 13 (1.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 155 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.08%) Management Information System
3 79 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 42 (3.62%) Clustering
5 40 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.02%) Mathematics
7 32 (2.76%) Blackberry
7 32 (2.76%) Statistics
8 29 (2.50%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.73%) Social Media
10 15 (1.29%) Smartphone
11 14 (1.21%) Taxonomies
12 12 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (0.86%) User Experience
14 10 (0.86%) SCORM
14 10 (0.86%) E-Learning
14 10 (0.86%) PMI
15 9 (0.78%) iPhone
15 9 (0.78%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 470 (40.55%) Windows
2 134 (11.56%) Linux
3 107 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (7.94%) Windows 7
5 88 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (6.38%) Windows XP
7 65 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (3.11%) UNIX
9 27 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.86%) Android
12 9 (0.78%) Solaris
13 8 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.69%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.60%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.52%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.35%) CentOS
16 4 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (19.50%) ITIL
2 135 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (9.92%) CRM
4 97 (8.37%) Project Management
5 88 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 80 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 79 (6.82%) Service Management
8 60 (5.18%) MVC
9 59 (5.09%) PRINCE2
10 57 (4.92%) Scrum
10 57 (4.92%) Time Management
11 47 (4.06%) Incident Management
12 43 (3.71%) Web Development
13 42 (3.62%) Migration
14 40 (3.45%) Software Engineering
14 40 (3.45%) Mentoring
15 39 (3.36%) OO
16 36 (3.11%) Business Analysis
16 36 (3.11%) Analytics
17 33 (2.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 328 (28.30%) SQL
2 162 (13.98%) C#
3 79 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 57 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 39 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 32 (2.76%) PowerShell
7 28 (2.42%) VB
7 28 (2.42%) PHP
8 25 (2.16%) C
9 24 (2.07%) C++
10 21 (1.81%) Java
11 17 (1.47%) VBScript
12 14 (1.21%) VBA
13 12 (1.04%) Python
13 12 (1.04%) Perl
14 8 (0.69%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.69%) Ruby
15 3 (0.26%) X++
16 2 (0.17%) VB6
16 2 (0.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 203 (17.52%) Degree
2 131 (11.30%) Security Cleared
3 104 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 63 (5.44%) MCSE
6 61 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 54 (4.66%) MCP
8 46 (3.97%) MCITP
9 31 (2.67%) MCTS
9 31 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (2.33%) PMI Certification
11 26 (2.24%) MCSA
12 23 (1.98%) CCNA
13 19 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (1.64%) PMP
13 19 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (0.95%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.04%) SLA
2 27 (2.33%) QA
3 23 (1.98%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.52%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.17%) GAMP
8 1 (0.086%) HL7
System Software
1 222 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 151 (13.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (7.16%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.07%) vSphere
5 23 (1.98%) VMware ESX
5 23 (1.98%) XenApp
6 17 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 13 (1.12%) Terminal Server
8 13 (1.12%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.95%) ISA Server
9 11 (0.95%) vCloud
10 10 (0.86%) NFS
11 8 (0.69%) KVM
12 6 (0.52%) XenServer
13 5 (0.43%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.35%) Xen
15 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
16 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 92 (7.94%) SCCM
2 27 (2.33%) SCOM
3 23 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 19 (1.64%) NetBackup
5 17 (1.47%) SCVMM
6 15 (1.29%) WSUS
7 11 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (0.52%) Plesk
9 6 (0.52%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.35%) Puppet
10 4 (0.35%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.35%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.35%) SCSM
11 3 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.26%) DameWare
11 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.17%) PureDisk
12 2 (0.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 870 (75.06%) Microsoft
2 199 (17.17%) VMware
3 101 (8.71%) Oracle
4 91 (7.85%) Citrix
5 48 (4.14%) Cisco
6 45 (3.88%) HP
7 44 (3.80%) Fujitsu
8 38 (3.28%) IBM
9 31 (2.67%) EMC
10 27 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (2.33%) Adobe
11 26 (2.24%) SAP
12 25 (2.16%) Sage
13 18 (1.55%) Business Objects
14 17 (1.47%) Remedy
15 15 (1.29%) Telerik
15 15 (1.29%) Open Text
16 14 (1.21%) Siebel
16 14 (1.21%) JBoss
16 14 (1.21%) Veritas
Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus+Benifits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago