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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 20 51 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 8.89% 20.82% 11.46%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 87.93% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
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 58 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.33% 23.67% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 10
Average salary £22,500 £39,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.39% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £36,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
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 5 February 2016, 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 36 (73.47%) MS Office
2 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 25 (51.02%) Finance
4 20 (40.82%) QA
5 15 (30.61%) SQL
6 13 (26.53%) HP UFT
6 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (24.49%) TestDirector
7 12 (24.49%) AS400
8 11 (22.45%) ISEB
8 11 (22.45%) Windows
9 10 (20.41%) Citrix
9 10 (20.41%) HP
9 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
10 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
11 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 7 (14.29%) ETL
12 7 (14.29%) DHCP
12 7 (14.29%) SNMP
12 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 7 (14.29%) DNS
12 7 (14.29%) ITIL
12 7 (14.29%) VBScript
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle
12 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (14.29%) Active Directory

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (73.47%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Project
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (4.08%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) DHCP
1 7 (14.29%) DNS
1 7 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (14.29%) SNMP
1 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.24%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.12%) MS Access
6 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) HP UFT
2 12 (24.49%) TestDirector
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.12%) XMLSpy
4 1 (2.04%) ERwin
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) QA Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) QA Specialist
4 4 (8.16%) Release Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Report Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) PMO Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Release Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Defect Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Developer
6 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Report Writer
7 1 (2.04%) Administrator
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.04%) Junior
7 1 (2.04%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
1 4 (8.16%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.12%) Flash
2 3 (6.12%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) AS400
2 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) iSeries
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) AIX
4 3 (6.12%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (6.12%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
2 7 (14.29%) ETL
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 6 (12.24%) SDLC
4 4 (8.16%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.16%) Release Management
4 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.16%) Time Management
4 4 (8.16%) Workflow
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Document Management
5 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.29%) VBScript
3 4 (8.16%) VBA
4 3 (6.12%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.08%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) XPath
5 2 (4.08%) XQuery
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (22.45%) ISEB
3 10 (20.41%) ISTQB
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.82%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.29%) vSphere
2 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) WSUS
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix
2 10 (20.41%) HP
3 7 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 7 (14.29%) Symantec
3 7 (14.29%) Veeam
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) SAP
5 3 (6.12%) BMC
5 3 (6.12%) IBM
5 3 (6.12%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) MKS
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow