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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 531 537 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.66% 10.14% 9.68%
As % of the Applications category 65.88% 66.21% 67.16%
Number of salaries quoted 428 435 363
Average salary £39,750 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
806 811 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.67% 15.31% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 589 625 566
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,790
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -4 218 £40,000 +6.66% 28
Slough +18 76 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Bracknell -1 59 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Maidenhead +2 36 £46,250 +2.77% 7
Newbury -5 35 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Wokingham +1 18 £35,000 -31.70% 1
Windsor -2 11 £27,500 -60.71% 3
Hungerford - 5 £23,000 - 6
Thatcham -4 1 £23,500 -11.32% 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 782 (72.01%) Microsoft
2 400 (36.83%) Windows
3 323 (29.74%) SQL
4 285 (26.24%) SQL Server
5 277 (25.51%) MS Office
6 221 (20.35%) Finance
7 210 (19.34%) .NET
8 208 (19.15%) Degree
9 189 (17.40%) Active Directory
10 179 (16.48%) ITIL
11 173 (15.93%) C#
12 166 (15.29%) Security Cleared
13 159 (14.64%) Analytical Skills
14 156 (14.36%) Project Management
15 154 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
16 146 (13.44%) VMware
17 144 (13.26%) Telecoms
18 131 (12.06%) SC Cleared
19 126 (11.60%) HTML
19 126 (11.60%) ASP.NET
20 117 (10.77%) Linux
21 113 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 109 (10.04%) SharePoint
23 105 (9.67%) TCP/IP
24 98 (9.02%) JavaScript
25 97 (8.93%) HP
25 97 (8.93%) Windows 7
26 95 (8.75%) MS Exchange
27 90 (8.29%) Firewall
28 88 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 109 (10.04%) SharePoint
2 95 (8.75%) MS Exchange
3 74 (6.81%) IIS
4 54 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (3.78%) Lync
6 38 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (3.04%) Apache
8 29 (2.67%) CMS
9 24 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
10 20 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 18 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (1.10%) nginx
13 11 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (1.01%) Umbraco
13 11 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (0.92%) Joomla!
14 10 (0.92%) Live Communications Server
14 10 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 277 (25.51%) MS Office
2 85 (7.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 83 (7.64%) MS Project
4 38 (3.50%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.38%) Niku Workbench
6 9 (0.83%) PowerPivot
6 9 (0.83%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.55%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.28%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.18%) SPSS
10 1 (0.092%) Revit
10 1 (0.092%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.092%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.092%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.092%) InDesign
10 1 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 15 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (1.01%) SiteCatalyst
4 8 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.37%) Exchequer
5 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.37%) GoldMine
5 4 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.092%) Magento
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.092%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.092%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.092%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.092%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.092%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.50%) Office 365
2 30 (2.76%) SaaS
3 21 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.74%) Yammer
5 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 2 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 105 (9.67%) TCP/IP
2 90 (8.29%) Firewall
3 61 (5.62%) DNS
4 56 (5.16%) VPN
5 49 (4.51%) WAN
5 49 (4.51%) Internet
6 47 (4.33%) LAN
7 36 (3.31%) SAN
8 30 (2.76%) DHCP
9 25 (2.30%) VoIP
10 22 (2.03%) Ethernet
11 21 (1.93%) VLAN
11 21 (1.93%) Wireless
12 18 (1.66%) MPLS
13 17 (1.57%) Network Security
14 15 (1.38%) iSCSI
15 14 (1.29%) HTTP
16 13 (1.20%) ATM
16 13 (1.20%) IPsec
17 12 (1.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (26.24%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (3.04%) Relational Database
6 31 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (2.76%) MS Access
8 28 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (2.49%) MySQL
10 23 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
12 15 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.29%) NoSQL
14 13 (1.20%) EDRMS
15 12 (1.10%) Big Data
15 12 (1.10%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.01%) RDBMS
17 9 (0.83%) MongoDB
18 8 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
18 8 (0.74%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 52 (4.79%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (0.83%) Subversion
7 6 (0.55%) WinRunner
7 6 (0.55%) TestDirector
7 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.46%) Maven
8 5 (0.46%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.46%) JUnit
8 5 (0.46%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.37%) NUnit
10 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.18%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.18%) Fiddler
11 2 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 221 (20.35%) Finance
2 144 (13.26%) Telecoms
3 74 (6.81%) Retail
4 63 (5.80%) Marketing
5 25 (2.30%) German Language
6 24 (2.21%) Legal
7 21 (1.93%) Advertising
8 18 (1.66%) Banking
9 17 (1.57%) French Language
10 10 (0.92%) Back Office
11 9 (0.83%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.74%) Billing
12 8 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.64%) Automotive
14 5 (0.46%) Law
15 4 (0.37%) Electronics
15 4 (0.37%) Dutch Language
16 3 (0.28%) Polish Language
17 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 180 (16.57%) Developer
2 178 (16.39%) Analyst
3 154 (14.18%) Support Engineer
4 87 (8.01%) Consultant
5 74 (6.81%) Project Manager
6 61 (5.62%) Software Developer
7 59 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 55 (5.06%) Junior
9 53 (4.88%) Architect
10 49 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 48 (4.42%) .NET Developer
12 47 (4.33%) C# Developer
12 47 (4.33%) Technical Support
13 43 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
13 43 (3.96%) Support Analyst
14 42 (3.87%) Software Engineer
15 39 (3.59%) Junior Developer
16 38 (3.50%) Business Analyst
16 38 (3.50%) Graduate
17 36 (3.31%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (19.34%) .NET
2 126 (11.60%) HTML
2 126 (11.60%) ASP.NET
3 68 (6.26%) CSS
4 64 (5.89%) Web Services
5 50 (4.60%) jQuery
6 49 (4.51%) XML
7 42 (3.87%) WCF
8 40 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (3.68%) .NET Framework
9 38 (3.50%) WPF
10 37 (3.41%) Ajax
11 33 (3.04%) HTML5
12 19 (1.75%) JSON
13 14 (1.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (1.10%) COM
15 11 (1.01%) MDX
15 11 (1.01%) WinForms
16 9 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (0.83%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 159 (14.64%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 56 (5.16%) Computer Science
4 44 (4.05%) Statistics
5 31 (2.85%) Social Media
6 29 (2.67%) Open Source
7 28 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.39%) Mathematics
9 24 (2.21%) Clustering
10 23 (2.12%) Blackberry
11 22 (2.03%) Mobile App
12 17 (1.57%) PMI
13 11 (1.01%) User Experience
13 11 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
14 10 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (0.92%) iPhone
15 7 (0.64%) Taxonomies
16 6 (0.55%) Smartphone
16 6 (0.55%) EqualLogic
16 6 (0.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 400 (36.83%) Windows
2 117 (10.77%) Linux
3 97 (8.93%) Windows 7
4 83 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (5.62%) Windows XP
7 50 (4.60%) UNIX
8 44 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
10 19 (1.75%) Android
10 19 (1.75%) Solaris
11 10 (0.92%) Windows 2000
11 10 (0.92%) Windows Vista
11 10 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.46%) CentOS
14 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.46%) AIX
15 3 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (16.48%) ITIL
2 156 (14.36%) Project Management
3 154 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (7.83%) PRINCE2
5 77 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (5.89%) Service Delivery
6 64 (5.89%) MVC
7 59 (5.43%) Software Engineering
8 57 (5.25%) Incident Management
9 55 (5.06%) Service Management
10 49 (4.51%) OO
11 46 (4.24%) CRM
11 46 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
12 45 (4.14%) Waterfall
12 45 (4.14%) Web Development
13 44 (4.05%) Mentoring
14 43 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (3.41%) Migration
16 36 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
16 36 (3.31%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 323 (29.74%) SQL
2 173 (15.93%) C#
3 98 (9.02%) JavaScript
4 49 (4.51%) T-SQL
5 35 (3.22%) Java
6 34 (3.13%) C
7 30 (2.76%) C++
8 29 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 22 (2.03%) VB.NET
10 17 (1.57%) Python
11 15 (1.38%) VB
12 12 (1.10%) PHP
13 9 (0.83%) VBA
14 4 (0.37%) VBScript
14 4 (0.37%) Lua
14 4 (0.37%) X++
14 4 (0.37%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.18%) VC++
16 2 (0.18%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 208 (19.15%) Degree
2 166 (15.29%) Security Cleared
3 131 (12.06%) SC Cleared
4 88 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 75 (6.91%) DV Cleared
6 66 (6.08%) MCP
7 63 (5.80%) MCSE
8 54 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
9 51 (4.70%) CCNA
10 32 (2.95%) PMI Certification
10 32 (2.95%) MCITP
11 25 (2.30%) MCSA
12 23 (2.12%) ISEB
13 22 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 19 (1.75%) ISTQB
14 19 (1.75%) MCTS
15 17 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (1.38%) PMP
17 13 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 13 (1.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.88%) SLA
2 28 (2.58%) QA
3 20 (1.84%) ISO 9001
3 20 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.46%) COBIT
6 4 (0.37%) GPG13
7 1 (0.092%) JSP 440
System Software
1 189 (17.40%) Active Directory
2 113 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.49%) XenApp
5 25 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 23 (2.12%) vSphere
7 14 (1.29%) Terminal Services
7 14 (1.29%) KVM
8 13 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 13 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (1.01%) XenServer
11 8 (0.74%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.46%) Firmware
13 2 (0.18%) Samba
13 2 (0.18%) Nmap
13 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.092%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 75 (6.91%) SCCM
2 38 (3.50%) SCOM
3 36 (3.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 35 (3.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (1.57%) NetBackup
6 16 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (1.20%) cPanel
7 13 (1.20%) Webmin
7 13 (1.20%) Plesk
8 10 (0.92%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.83%) Netcool
10 6 (0.55%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.55%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.46%) Nagios
12 4 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.28%) SCSM
13 3 (0.28%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.28%) WSUS
13 3 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 782 (72.01%) Microsoft
2 146 (13.44%) VMware
3 97 (8.93%) HP
4 87 (8.01%) Oracle
5 84 (7.73%) Citrix
6 83 (7.64%) Cisco
7 62 (5.71%) Fujitsu
8 38 (3.50%) McAfee
9 34 (3.13%) Sophos
10 26 (2.39%) Veritas
11 25 (2.30%) IBM
12 22 (2.03%) EMC
13 21 (1.93%) Dell
14 20 (1.84%) Niku
14 20 (1.84%) Symantec
14 20 (1.84%) Adobe
14 20 (1.84%) SAP
15 18 (1.66%) Avaya
16 16 (1.47%) Sun
16 16 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
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