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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 42 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 90 92 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.11% 6.32% 6.53%
As % of the Applications category 51.43% 57.86% 58.77%
Number of salaries quoted 82 75 102
Average salary £33,480 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.72% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
175 159 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.94% 10.92% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 151 134 169
Average salary £33,480 £41,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.34% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 158 (78.22%) Microsoft
2 76 (37.62%) SQL Server
3 72 (35.64%) Windows
4 69 (34.16%) SQL
5 54 (26.73%) .NET
6 53 (26.24%) Active Directory
7 52 (25.74%) C#
8 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (21.78%) MS Office
10 42 (20.79%) Degree
11 39 (19.31%) MS Exchange
12 36 (17.82%) ITIL
13 33 (16.34%) Finance
14 32 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (14.36%) Software Engineering
16 27 (13.37%) HTML
17 26 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
18 25 (12.38%) Linux
19 24 (11.88%) VMware
20 23 (11.39%) Java
20 23 (11.39%) JavaScript
21 22 (10.89%) SharePoint
22 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
23 19 (9.41%) Oracle
24 18 (8.91%) Project Management
24 18 (8.91%) CSS
24 18 (8.91%) Windows 7
24 18 (8.91%) LAN
24 18 (8.91%) WAN
25 17 (8.42%) MVC

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (19.31%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.49%) Drupal
6 3 (1.49%) IIS
6 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.99%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.50%) Moodle
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 44 (21.78%) MS Office
2 12 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.96%) MS Project
4 5 (2.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.94%) SaaS
2 10 (4.95%) PaaS
2 10 (4.95%) IaaS
3 6 (2.97%) Office 365
4 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.91%) LAN
1 18 (8.91%) WAN
2 12 (5.94%) DNS
3 11 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.45%) Firewall
4 8 (3.96%) Internet
5 7 (3.47%) DHCP
6 6 (2.97%) SAN
7 5 (2.48%) VoIP
7 5 (2.48%) VLAN
8 4 (1.98%) HTTP
8 4 (1.98%) SNMP
8 4 (1.98%) LDAP
9 3 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.99%) Wireless
10 2 (0.99%) FTP
10 2 (0.99%) SMTP
10 2 (0.99%) Network Security
10 2 (0.99%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.99%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (37.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.44%) MySQL
3 11 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.96%) QlikView
6 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.48%) MS Access
9 4 (1.98%) OLAP
9 4 (1.98%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.99%) DB2
12 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.48%) NUnit
2 5 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.48%) MSTest
2 5 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (1.98%) Selenium
4 3 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.49%) Moq
4 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 33 (16.34%) Finance
2 9 (4.46%) Manufacturing
2 9 (4.46%) Back Office
3 8 (3.96%) Advertising
4 7 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.49%) Publishing
5 3 (1.49%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.99%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.99%) Military
6 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (22.28%) Developer
1 45 (22.28%) Analyst
2 20 (9.90%) IT Support
3 17 (8.42%) Senior Developer
3 17 (8.42%) Support Engineer
4 16 (7.92%) Service Analyst
4 16 (7.92%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (7.43%) Software Developer
5 15 (7.43%) Consultant
6 14 (6.93%) Administrator
7 12 (5.94%) Software Engineer
7 12 (5.94%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.46%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (4.46%) Product Manager
10 8 (3.96%) Support Technician
11 7 (3.47%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.47%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (26.73%) .NET
2 27 (13.37%) HTML
3 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
4 18 (8.91%) CSS
5 15 (7.43%) jQuery
6 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (5.94%) WCF
7 8 (3.96%) HTML5
8 6 (2.97%) Web Services
8 6 (2.97%) XML
8 6 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (2.48%) J2EE
10 3 (1.49%) Classic ASP
10 3 (1.49%) Ajax
10 3 (1.49%) XHTML
10 3 (1.49%) REST
10 3 (1.49%) CSS3
11 2 (0.99%) Direct3D
11 2 (0.99%) OpenCL
11 2 (0.99%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.93%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.93%) Open Source
3 11 (5.45%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.45%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.95%) User Experience
5 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.49%) Statistics
8 3 (1.49%) Pharmacovigilance
8 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.99%) GPGPU
9 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.99%) PKI
9 2 (0.99%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.99%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (35.64%) Windows
2 26 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (12.38%) Linux
4 18 (8.91%) Windows 7
5 16 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.44%) Android
7 11 (5.45%) Apple iOS
8 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.95%) Windows Phone
9 7 (3.47%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.47%) UNIX
10 3 (1.49%) CentOS
10 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.99%) AIX
11 2 (0.99%) HPUX
11 2 (0.99%) Solaris
11 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.50%) Debian
12 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.82%) ITIL
3 29 (14.36%) Software Engineering
4 18 (8.91%) Project Management
5 17 (8.42%) MVC
6 16 (7.92%) CRM
7 15 (7.43%) Line Management
7 15 (7.43%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.94%) ERP
9 11 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (5.45%) TDD
9 11 (5.45%) Asset Management
9 11 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 10 (4.95%) Software Testing
10 10 (4.95%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (4.95%) Time Management
11 9 (4.46%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.96%) Automated Testing
13 7 (3.47%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (34.16%) SQL
2 52 (25.74%) C#
3 23 (11.39%) Java
3 23 (11.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.93%) VB.NET
5 9 (4.46%) C++
6 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.47%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.48%) C
7 5 (2.48%) VBA
7 5 (2.48%) PHP
8 4 (1.98%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.98%) VB
8 4 (1.98%) Python
9 2 (0.99%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.99%) R
9 2 (0.99%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (20.79%) Degree
2 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.96%) MCSE
4 6 (2.97%) CCNA
4 6 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.98%) MCSA
6 3 (1.49%) MCP
7 2 (0.99%) MCITP
7 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.92%) SLA
2 5 (2.48%) QA
3 3 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.49%) GAMP
3 3 (1.49%) GCP
3 3 (1.49%) GMP
4 2 (0.99%) HL7
System Software
1 53 (26.24%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.42%) Hyper-V
3 16 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.98%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.49%) vSphere
6 2 (0.99%) NFS
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.50%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (7.92%) SCCM
2 3 (1.49%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.99%) SCOM
3 2 (0.99%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.50%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 158 (78.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.88%) VMware
3 19 (9.41%) Oracle
4 16 (7.92%) HP
5 14 (6.93%) Dell
6 11 (5.45%) Citrix
6 11 (5.45%) Red Gate
7 10 (4.95%) Apple
8 7 (3.47%) SAP
9 6 (2.97%) Cisco
10 3 (1.49%) EMC
10 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.49%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.49%) Nintex
11 2 (0.99%) Websense
11 2 (0.99%) Veeam
11 2 (0.99%) Isilon
11 2 (0.99%) NetApp
12 1 (0.50%) Avaya
12 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
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