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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 40 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 95 95 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.35% 6.40% 6.48%
As % of the Applications category 51.35% 55.88% 59.57%
Number of salaries quoted 87 78 114
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
185 170 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.42% 11.46% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 151 143 195
Average salary £33,480 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.30% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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 21 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 135 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 72 (36.36%) SQL
2 72 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 61 (30.81%) Windows
4 59 (29.80%) MS Office
5 50 (25.25%) .NET
6 45 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 45 (22.73%) Degree
7 44 (22.22%) C#
7 44 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (17.17%) Finance
9 30 (15.15%) MS Exchange
10 29 (14.65%) ITIL
10 29 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (13.13%) HTML
12 22 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 21 (10.61%) ASP.NET
14 19 (9.60%) Oracle
14 19 (9.60%) Java
14 19 (9.60%) Linux
14 19 (9.60%) Project Management
14 19 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (9.09%) JavaScript
15 18 (9.09%) VMware
16 17 (8.59%) MySQL
16 17 (8.59%) Computer Science
17 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (8.08%) Windows 7
17 16 (8.08%) CSS
18 15 (7.58%) ERP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 30 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.02%) IIS
4 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.01%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.51%) Moodle
6 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
Applications
1 59 (29.80%) MS Office
2 19 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.03%) MS Project
4 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.01%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.51%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.05%) SaaS
2 7 (3.54%) IaaS
2 7 (3.54%) PaaS
3 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.07%) LAN
2 13 (6.57%) WAN
3 12 (6.06%) Firewall
3 12 (6.06%) Wireless
4 6 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.03%) DNS
4 6 (3.03%) Internet
5 5 (2.53%) VoIP
5 5 (2.53%) DHCP
5 5 (2.53%) VLAN
6 4 (2.02%) SAN
6 4 (2.02%) LDAP
7 2 (1.01%) Modbus
7 2 (1.01%) SNMP
8 1 (0.51%) TETRA
8 1 (0.51%) Intranet
8 1 (0.51%) IPv4
8 1 (0.51%) DMZ
8 1 (0.51%) HTTP
8 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.59%) MySQL
3 11 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.04%) MS Access
7 6 (3.03%) QlikView
8 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.02%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (2.02%) OLAP
9 4 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.52%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.52%) SQLPlus
10 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.01%) SimpleDB
11 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.53%) NUnit
2 5 (2.53%) MSTest
2 5 (2.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.02%) Subversion
4 2 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.51%) LLVM
5 1 (0.51%) GCC
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (17.17%) Finance
2 12 (6.06%) Advertising
2 12 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.55%) Back Office
3 9 (4.55%) Electronics
4 8 (4.04%) Military
4 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.03%) Banking
6 5 (2.53%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.52%) French Language
7 3 (1.52%) German Language
7 3 (1.52%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.52%) Marketing
8 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (22.73%) Developer
2 43 (21.72%) Analyst
3 17 (8.59%) Software Developer
4 15 (7.58%) Senior Developer
5 14 (7.07%) Support Engineer
6 13 (6.57%) Support Analyst
6 13 (6.57%) Administrator
6 13 (6.57%) Test Engineer
7 11 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 11 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (5.56%) Consultant
8 10 (5.05%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.04%) IT Support
10 8 (4.04%) Architect
10 8 (4.04%) Technical Support
10 8 (4.04%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (3.54%) Database Developer
11 7 (3.54%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.25%) .NET
2 26 (13.13%) HTML
3 21 (10.61%) ASP.NET
4 16 (8.08%) CSS
5 14 (7.07%) jQuery
6 11 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.05%) WCF
8 6 (3.03%) XML
9 5 (2.53%) J2EE
10 4 (2.02%) Web Services
11 3 (1.52%) Middleware
11 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (1.01%) HTML5
12 2 (1.01%) JCE
12 2 (1.01%) COM+
13 1 (0.51%) ADO.NET
13 1 (0.51%) Ajax
13 1 (0.51%) WPF
13 1 (0.51%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.05%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.54%) Open Source
5 6 (3.03%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.02%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.52%) Replication
7 3 (1.52%) Statistics
7 3 (1.52%) Pharmacovigilance
7 3 (1.52%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.01%) User Experience
8 2 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.01%) PKI
8 2 (1.01%) VHDL
8 2 (1.01%) Verilog
9 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.81%) Windows
2 19 (9.60%) Linux
3 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (8.08%) Windows 7
4 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.04%) Android
5 8 (4.04%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.54%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.02%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.01%) AIX
8 2 (1.01%) HPUX
8 2 (1.01%) Solaris
9 1 (0.51%) Debian
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.65%) ITIL
3 22 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 19 (9.60%) Project Management
5 15 (7.58%) ERP
6 13 (6.57%) Mentoring
6 13 (6.57%) CRM
6 13 (6.57%) MVC
7 11 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (5.56%) Time Management
7 11 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 10 (5.05%) Automated Testing
8 10 (5.05%) Line Management
8 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.05%) TDD
9 9 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (4.04%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.04%) Risk Management
10 8 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.04%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.36%) SQL
2 44 (22.22%) C#
3 19 (9.60%) Java
4 18 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.07%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.04%) C++
7 7 (3.54%) Python
8 5 (2.53%) PHP
8 5 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.53%) VB
8 5 (2.53%) C
9 3 (1.52%) VBA
9 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (22.73%) Degree
2 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.04%) MCSE
4 5 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.53%) CCNA
4 5 (2.53%) ISEB
5 4 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.02%) MCSA
5 4 (2.02%) MCP
6 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.01%) HNC
7 1 (0.51%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.07%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (1.52%) GAMP
2 3 (1.52%) GCP
2 3 (1.52%) GMP
2 3 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.01%) HL7
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) TickIT
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 45 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.07%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.01%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.51%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) QEMU
5 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (5.05%) SCCM
2 3 (1.52%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.51%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 135 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.60%) Oracle
3 18 (9.09%) VMware
4 11 (5.56%) HP
4 11 (5.56%) Dell
5 9 (4.55%) Citrix
6 8 (4.04%) Red Gate
7 7 (3.54%) Apple
8 5 (2.53%) SAP
9 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.52%) Cognos
10 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.52%) IBM
10 3 (1.52%) Northgate
10 3 (1.52%) Huawei
11 2 (1.01%) Veeam
11 2 (1.01%) NetApp
11 2 (1.01%) Websense
12 1 (0.51%) Sybase
12 1 (0.51%) webMethods
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