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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 67 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 47 101 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.12% 6.10% 6.04%
As % of the Applications category 47.00% 53.72% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 78 74
Average salary £32,637 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.42% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
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
100 188 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.64% 11.35% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 141 148
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 9 February 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 75 (58.59%) Microsoft
2 48 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 39 (30.47%) SQL
4 38 (29.69%) MS Office
5 36 (28.13%) Windows
6 34 (26.56%) Degree
7 25 (19.53%) JavaScript
8 24 (18.75%) HTML
9 23 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (17.19%) MVC
10 22 (17.19%) CSS
11 21 (16.41%) Active Directory
12 20 (15.63%) .NET
12 20 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (14.84%) E-Commerce
13 19 (14.84%) C#
13 19 (14.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (14.06%) Project Management
15 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
15 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
15 17 (13.28%) Finance
16 16 (12.50%) Relational Database
17 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
17 15 (11.72%) ITIL
18 14 (10.94%) Java
18 14 (10.94%) ETL
18 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
19 13 (10.16%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (29.69%) MS Office
2 9 (7.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (7.03%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.91%) MS Project
4 4 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Firewall
2 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 5 (3.91%) VPN
3 4 (3.13%) LAN
3 4 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (1.56%) Extranet
4 2 (1.56%) HTTP
4 2 (1.56%) SNMP
4 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.56%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.78%) BGP
5 1 (0.78%) Ethereal
5 1 (0.78%) Junos
5 1 (0.78%) MPLS
5 1 (0.78%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) SAN
5 1 (0.78%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.78%) VLAN
5 1 (0.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (14.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 14 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (10.16%) OLAP
7 10 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (6.25%) MySQL
9 7 (5.47%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
10 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
11 5 (3.91%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.91%) QlikView
12 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Selenium
1 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) CasperJS
2 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.78%) PhantomJS
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) Xcode
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Marketing
2 7 (5.47%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.13%) Automotive
4 4 (3.13%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (1.56%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (29.69%) Developer
2 20 (15.63%) Analyst
3 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (7.81%) Desktop Support
4 9 (7.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (6.25%) Administrator
5 8 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 8 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 7 (5.47%) DBA
6 7 (5.47%) E-Commerce Executive
6 7 (5.47%) IT Engineer
6 7 (5.47%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.47%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.69%) Consultant
7 6 (4.69%) Customer Executive
7 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) HTML
2 22 (17.19%) CSS
3 20 (15.63%) .NET
4 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
5 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.69%) jQuery
7 6 (4.69%) Spring
7 6 (4.69%) Spring MVC
8 5 (3.91%) CSS3
8 5 (3.91%) HTML5
9 4 (3.13%) Web Services
10 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.34%) REST
10 3 (2.34%) XML
11 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (1.56%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.59%) User Experience
4 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.47%) Data Extraction
4 7 (5.47%) Life Science
5 6 (4.69%) Biology
5 6 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.91%) Cryptography
6 5 (3.91%) Replication
7 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.34%) PKI
8 3 (2.34%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.56%) BYOD
10 1 (0.78%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.13%) Windows
2 11 (8.59%) Linux
3 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.13%) Unix
6 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.19%) MVC
3 20 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (14.84%) E-Commerce
5 18 (14.06%) Project Management
6 15 (11.72%) ITIL
7 14 (10.94%) ETL
8 13 (10.16%) CRM
9 9 (7.03%) B2B
9 9 (7.03%) Change Management
9 9 (7.03%) Front End Development
9 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.25%) ERP
10 8 (6.25%) Logistics
10 8 (6.25%) TDD
10 8 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.47%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (5.47%) Dashboard Development
11 7 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.47%) SQL
2 25 (19.53%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.84%) C#
4 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.94%) Java
6 9 (7.03%) Python
7 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.34%) C
8 3 (2.34%) C++
8 3 (2.34%) PHP
9 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.56%) Perl
9 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) R
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (26.56%) Degree
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) PhD
5 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.56%) CCNA
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.56%) HNC
6 2 (1.56%) HND
6 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CCNP
7 1 (0.78%) MCSE
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
7 1 (0.78%) RHCE
7 1 (0.78%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) FIPS 140-2
2 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) COBIT
3 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (16.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.13%) vSphere
4 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.34%) XenApp
5 2 (1.56%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.56%) Xen
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 75 (58.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) VMware
3 12 (9.38%) Oracle
4 6 (4.69%) Tableau
5 5 (3.91%) Citrix
6 4 (3.13%) Vertica
7 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.34%) SAP
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.56%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.56%) Remedy
8 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.56%) Symantec
8 2 (1.56%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.78%) Facebook
9 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.78%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.78%) Twitter
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