The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 45 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 80 94 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.72% 6.40% 6.59%
As % of the Applications category 49.08% 58.75% 62.04%
Number of salaries quoted 75 78 110
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,550 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +1.57%
MS Excel
Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
163 160 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.62% 10.89% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 141 134 177
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 149 (76.41%) Microsoft
2 75 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 71 (36.41%) SQL
4 69 (35.38%) Windows
5 54 (27.69%) C#
6 53 (27.18%) .NET
7 50 (25.64%) Active Directory
8 44 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (22.05%) MS Office
9 43 (22.05%) Degree
10 38 (19.49%) MS Exchange
11 33 (16.92%) ITIL
11 33 (16.92%) Finance
12 32 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (14.36%) HTML
14 27 (13.85%) Software Engineering
15 24 (12.31%) JavaScript
16 23 (11.79%) Linux
17 22 (11.28%) Java
17 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
17 22 (11.28%) VMware
18 21 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (10.26%) SharePoint
20 19 (9.74%) Oracle
20 19 (9.74%) Project Management
21 18 (9.23%) CSS
22 17 (8.72%) LAN
22 17 (8.72%) WAN
22 17 (8.72%) MVC
23 16 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 38 (19.49%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (4.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.54%) Drupal
5 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.54%) IIS
6 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.03%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (22.05%) MS Office
2 15 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.10%) MS Project
4 5 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.64%) SaaS
2 9 (4.62%) PaaS
2 9 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.72%) LAN
1 17 (8.72%) WAN
2 10 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.13%) DNS
2 10 (5.13%) Firewall
3 7 (3.59%) DHCP
4 6 (3.08%) Internet
4 6 (3.08%) SAN
5 5 (2.56%) VoIP
5 5 (2.56%) VLAN
6 4 (2.05%) Wireless
6 4 (2.05%) HTTP
6 4 (2.05%) SNMP
6 4 (2.05%) LDAP
7 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.03%) FTP
7 2 (1.03%) SMTP
7 2 (1.03%) InfiniBand
7 2 (1.03%) Network Security
7 2 (1.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.67%) MySQL
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.10%) QlikView
5 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.05%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (2.05%) OLAP
7 4 (2.05%) MS Access
8 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.03%) DB2
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.56%) NUnit
2 5 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.56%) MSTest
2 5 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (1.54%) Moq
3 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
3 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.54%) Selenium
3 3 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.03%) Subversion
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (16.92%) Finance
2 10 (5.13%) Advertising
3 9 (4.62%) Back Office
3 9 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.05%) Military
6 3 (1.54%) Banking
6 3 (1.54%) Publishing
7 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) French Language
8 1 (0.51%) German Language
8 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (24.62%) Developer
2 42 (21.54%) Analyst
3 17 (8.72%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.21%) Software Developer
4 16 (8.21%) Senior Developer
5 14 (7.18%) Administrator
5 14 (7.18%) Service Analyst
5 14 (7.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (7.18%) IT Support
6 13 (6.67%) Consultant
7 11 (5.64%) Support Analyst
8 10 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.13%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (4.62%) Product Manager
10 8 (4.10%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.59%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (27.18%) .NET
2 28 (14.36%) HTML
3 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
4 18 (9.23%) CSS
5 16 (8.21%) jQuery
6 12 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (5.64%) WCF
8 7 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (3.59%) HTML5
8 7 (3.59%) XML
9 6 (3.08%) Web Services
10 4 (2.05%) J2EE
11 3 (1.54%) Classic ASP
11 3 (1.54%) XHTML
11 3 (1.54%) Ajax
11 3 (1.54%) REST
11 3 (1.54%) CSS3
12 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (1.03%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.64%) Open Source
3 11 (5.64%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.13%) User Experience
4 10 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.05%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.05%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.54%) Statistics
7 3 (1.54%) Pharmacovigilance
7 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.03%) PKI
8 2 (1.03%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.51%) IPTV
9 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.51%) PMI
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (35.38%) Windows
2 23 (11.79%) Linux
3 21 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (8.21%) Windows 7
5 15 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.13%) Android
7 9 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (4.62%) Windows Phone
8 4 (2.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.54%) CentOS
9 3 (1.54%) UNIX
10 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.03%) AIX
10 2 (1.03%) HPUX
10 2 (1.03%) Solaris
11 1 (0.51%) Debian
11 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.92%) ITIL
3 27 (13.85%) Software Engineering
4 19 (9.74%) Project Management
5 17 (8.72%) MVC
6 14 (7.18%) CRM
6 14 (7.18%) Line Management
7 13 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.64%) ERP
8 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (5.64%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.13%) Time Management
9 10 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 10 (5.13%) TDD
9 10 (5.13%) Asset Management
10 8 (4.10%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.59%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.41%) SQL
2 54 (27.69%) C#
3 24 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.28%) Java
5 16 (8.21%) VB.NET
6 10 (5.13%) C++
7 8 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.56%) Python
9 5 (2.56%) C
9 5 (2.56%) PHP
10 4 (2.05%) VB
10 4 (2.05%) VBA
11 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.03%) Perl
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (22.05%) Degree
2 16 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.62%) MCSE
4 6 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.56%) CCNA
5 5 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.05%) MCSA
7 3 (1.54%) MCP
8 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.03%) MCITP
8 2 (1.03%) ISEB
8 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.51%) MCTS
9 1 (0.51%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.69%) SLA
2 6 (3.08%) QA
3 3 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.54%) GAMP
3 3 (1.54%) GCP
3 3 (1.54%) GMP
4 2 (1.03%) HL7
5 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.51%) TickIT
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.21%) Hyper-V
3 15 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.03%) NFS
5 2 (1.03%) vSphere
6 1 (0.51%) XenApp
6 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (6.67%) SCCM
2 3 (1.54%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.51%) SCOM
3 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 149 (76.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.28%) VMware
3 19 (9.74%) Oracle
4 15 (7.69%) HP
5 13 (6.67%) Dell
6 10 (5.13%) Red Gate
7 9 (4.62%) Citrix
7 9 (4.62%) Apple
8 5 (2.56%) SAP
9 4 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.54%) Cisco
10 3 (1.54%) EMC
10 3 (1.54%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.03%) Veeam
11 2 (1.03%) Isilon
11 2 (1.03%) Websense
11 2 (1.03%) NetApp
12 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.51%) IBM
12 1 (0.51%) Avaya
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