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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 17 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 10.24% 7.53% 9.62%
As % of the Applications category 56.67% 46.67% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 8
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.56%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
Essex

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

Applications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
30 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 18.07% 16.13% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 11
Average salary £38,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.31% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,650 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Brentwood

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 50 (69.44%) MS Office
2 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 45 (62.50%) Finance
4 32 (44.44%) SQL
4 32 (44.44%) Windows
5 23 (31.94%) Citrix
5 23 (31.94%) AS400
6 22 (30.56%) Linux
6 22 (30.56%) Oracle
6 22 (30.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 18 (25.00%) SAN
8 17 (23.61%) IBM
9 16 (22.22%) ITIL
10 15 (20.83%) AIX
10 15 (20.83%) UNIX
10 15 (20.83%) MS Access
10 15 (20.83%) Solaris
10 15 (20.83%) BMC
10 15 (20.83%) NetApp
10 15 (20.83%) Tivoli
10 15 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (20.83%) iSeries
10 15 (20.83%) Data ONTAP
11 14 (19.44%) Flash
12 13 (18.06%) VMware ESX
13 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (16.67%) QA
14 10 (13.89%) Waterfall

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 5 (6.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 50 (69.44%) MS Office
2 22 (30.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.94%) MS Project
4 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.39%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.78%) SCCP
2 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.39%) MPLS
3 1 (1.39%) OSPF
3 1 (1.39%) BGP
3 1 (1.39%) VoIP
3 1 (1.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) MS Access
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.39%) Xcelsius
9 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) TestDirector
2 4 (5.56%) HP UFT
3 3 (4.17%) XMLSpy
3 3 (4.17%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) Selenium
3 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (9.72%) Release Manager
3 7 (9.72%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) QA Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Capacity Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Tester
7 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Server Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) IT Administrator
8 2 (2.78%) Security Administrator
8 2 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) Flash
2 7 (9.72%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) SOAP
4 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.17%) XML
6 2 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (1.39%) VXML
7 1 (1.39%) WinForms
7 1 (1.39%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.39%) XSL
7 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.39%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) jQuery
7 1 (1.39%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) AS400
2 15 (20.83%) iSeries
3 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
5 2 (2.78%) Replication
5 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.39%) LIMS
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Windows
2 22 (30.56%) Linux
3 15 (20.83%) AIX
3 15 (20.83%) UNIX
3 15 (20.83%) Solaris
3 15 (20.83%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) HPUX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
4 9 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 9 (12.50%) Release Management
5 8 (11.11%) Change Management
5 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.33%) ETL
7 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.33%) Project Management
7 6 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.94%) Operations Management
8 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.94%) SDLC
9 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) C#
3 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) Tcl
5 1 (1.39%) VB6
5 1 (1.39%) XPath
5 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) CISA
4 2 (2.78%) MCSA
4 2 (2.78%) ISEB
4 2 (2.78%) CISSP
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.39%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) VMware ESX
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) Tivoli
1 15 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.94%) Citrix
3 22 (30.56%) Oracle
4 17 (23.61%) IBM
5 15 (20.83%) BMC
5 15 (20.83%) NetApp
6 9 (12.50%) HP
7 8 (11.11%) VMware
8 7 (9.72%) CheckPoint
8 7 (9.72%) SAP
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco
9 6 (8.33%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.78%) MKS
11 1 (1.39%) Mitel
11 1 (1.39%) 3PAR