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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 34 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 93 91 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.76% 6.33% 9.16%
As % of the Applications category 54.39% 56.52% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71 74 140
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,800 £24,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
171 161 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.59% 11.20% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 130 136 209
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 29 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 153 (81.38%) Microsoft
2 66 (35.11%) SQL Server
3 62 (32.98%) Windows
4 60 (31.91%) SQL
5 51 (27.13%) Active Directory
6 47 (25.00%) .NET
7 39 (20.74%) C#
7 39 (20.74%) MS Exchange
8 36 (19.15%) Degree
9 32 (17.02%) MS Office
10 31 (16.49%) ITIL
11 29 (15.43%) HTML
11 29 (15.43%) Finance
12 27 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (12.77%) Software Engineering
15 21 (11.17%) Linux
16 19 (10.11%) JavaScript
16 19 (10.11%) SLA
17 18 (9.57%) Java
17 18 (9.57%) VMware
17 18 (9.57%) SCCM
17 18 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
18 17 (9.04%) SharePoint
19 16 (8.51%) MVC
19 16 (8.51%) Windows 7
20 15 (7.98%) CSS
20 15 (7.98%) Project Management
21 14 (7.45%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 39 (20.74%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.04%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.60%) Drupal
6 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.53%) IIS
8 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.53%) CMS
8 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.53%) Moodle
8 1 (0.53%) Kentico
8 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (17.02%) MS Office
2 7 (3.72%) MS Project
2 7 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.19%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.79%) Office 365
2 5 (2.66%) SaaS
3 4 (2.13%) IaaS
3 4 (2.13%) PaaS
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.45%) DNS
2 9 (4.79%) DHCP
3 8 (4.26%) Firewall
3 8 (4.26%) LAN
3 8 (4.26%) WAN
4 7 (3.72%) Internet
4 7 (3.72%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.66%) SAN
5 5 (2.66%) VLAN
6 4 (2.13%) SNMP
7 3 (1.60%) VoIP
7 3 (1.60%) HTTP
7 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.06%) InfiniBand
8 2 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.06%) NAS
8 2 (1.06%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.06%) Network Security
8 2 (1.06%) Wireless
8 2 (1.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.26%) MySQL
4 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.19%) MS Access
6 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (2.13%) OLAP
7 3 (1.60%) QlikView
8 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.53%) DB2
9 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.66%) NUnit
3 5 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (2.66%) MSTest
4 4 (2.13%) Selenium
5 3 (1.60%) Moq
5 3 (1.60%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
6 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.53%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (15.43%) Finance
2 9 (4.79%) Back Office
3 8 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.19%) Advertising
5 6 (3.19%) Electronics
6 5 (2.66%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.60%) Publishing
7 3 (1.60%) Banking
8 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (20.74%) Analyst
2 35 (18.62%) Developer
3 28 (14.89%) IT Support
4 15 (7.98%) Administrator
4 15 (7.98%) Software Engineer
5 13 (6.91%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (6.91%) Senior Developer
5 13 (6.91%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.38%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.38%) Consultant
7 11 (5.85%) Support Technician
8 10 (5.32%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.32%) Help Desk Support
8 10 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (5.32%) IT Support Technician
9 9 (4.79%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.79%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (4.79%) Test Engineer
10 7 (3.72%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (3.72%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.00%) .NET
2 29 (15.43%) HTML
3 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
4 15 (7.98%) CSS
5 11 (5.85%) jQuery
6 10 (5.32%) WCF
6 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.26%) HTML5
8 6 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (3.19%) Web Services
8 6 (3.19%) XML
9 5 (2.66%) OpenGL
9 5 (2.66%) DirectX
9 5 (2.66%) Direct3D Mobile
9 5 (2.66%) OpenGL ES
9 5 (2.66%) Direct3D
9 5 (2.66%) OpenCL
10 3 (1.60%) Classic ASP
10 3 (1.60%) XHTML
10 3 (1.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.85%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.32%) User Experience
5 8 (4.26%) Open Source
6 7 (3.72%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.19%) Internet of Things
7 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.66%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.66%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.66%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.66%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (2.66%) GPGPU
9 3 (1.60%) Statistics
9 3 (1.60%) Pharmacovigilance
9 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.06%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.53%) PMI
11 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.98%) Windows
2 21 (11.17%) Linux
3 18 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (8.51%) Windows 7
5 13 (6.91%) UNIX
6 10 (5.32%) Android
7 9 (4.79%) Windows 8
7 9 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.13%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.60%) CentOS
12 2 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.53%) AIX
13 1 (0.53%) HPUX
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
13 1 (0.53%) Debian
13 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.49%) ITIL
2 27 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (12.77%) Software Engineering
4 16 (8.51%) MVC
5 15 (7.98%) Project Management
6 12 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.85%) Unit Testing
7 11 (5.85%) Mentoring
8 10 (5.32%) Time Management
8 10 (5.32%) CRM
9 9 (4.79%) Software Testing
9 9 (4.79%) TDD
9 9 (4.79%) Line Management
10 8 (4.26%) Automated Testing
11 7 (3.72%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.72%) Change Management
12 6 (3.19%) DSDM
13 5 (2.66%) ERP
13 5 (2.66%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 60 (31.91%) SQL
2 39 (20.74%) C#
3 19 (10.11%) JavaScript
4 18 (9.57%) Java
5 9 (4.79%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.26%) C++
6 8 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.72%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.19%) VB
9 5 (2.66%) VBA
9 5 (2.66%) PHP
9 5 (2.66%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.13%) Python
10 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.06%) R
11 2 (1.06%) Perl
11 2 (1.06%) C
12 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (19.15%) Degree
2 14 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.72%) MCSE
4 4 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.13%) CCNA
4 4 (2.13%) MCSA
5 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) MCITP
5 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
6 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.11%) SLA
2 5 (2.66%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.60%) GAMP
3 3 (1.60%) GCP
3 3 (1.60%) GMP
3 3 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.06%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (27.13%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.38%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.60%) vSphere
6 2 (1.06%) NFS
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.53%) XenApp
7 1 (0.53%) XenServer
7 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (9.57%) SCCM
2 8 (4.26%) SCOM
3 5 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.66%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (1.60%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.53%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.53%) WSUS
5 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 153 (81.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.57%) VMware
3 13 (6.91%) Oracle
4 12 (6.38%) Citrix
5 11 (5.85%) Symantec
6 9 (4.79%) Cisco
7 8 (4.26%) HP
8 6 (3.19%) Dell
9 5 (2.66%) Red Gate
10 4 (2.13%) Sitecore
10 4 (2.13%) Apple
11 3 (1.60%) SAP
11 3 (1.60%) EMC
11 3 (1.60%) Nintex
12 2 (1.06%) Isilon
12 2 (1.06%) Veeam
12 2 (1.06%) Websense
12 2 (1.06%) NetApp
12 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.53%) Sybase
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