The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 34 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.54% 7.95% 10.55%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 47.73% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,200 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
MS Excel
Gloucestershire

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

Applications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
85 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.85% 16.67% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 42 38
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Cheltenham

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 52 (77.61%) Microsoft
2 42 (62.69%) Windows
3 32 (47.76%) Finance
4 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
5 27 (40.30%) Citrix
6 20 (29.85%) ITIL
6 20 (29.85%) MS Office
7 18 (26.87%) DNS
7 18 (26.87%) DHCP
7 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
8 17 (25.37%) XenApp
9 16 (23.88%) Time Management
9 16 (23.88%) SQL
10 15 (22.39%) VPN
10 15 (22.39%) Cisco
11 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (20.90%) Remedy
11 14 (20.90%) MCSE
11 14 (20.90%) MCSA
11 14 (20.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
12 13 (19.40%) XML
12 13 (19.40%) C#
13 12 (17.91%) Sophos
13 12 (17.91%) VMware
13 12 (17.91%) Software Packaging
13 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
13 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) Lync
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) MS Office
2 7 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) DNS
1 18 (26.87%) DHCP
1 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
2 15 (22.39%) VPN
3 6 (8.96%) SSL
4 4 (5.97%) Network Security
4 4 (5.97%) Wireless
4 4 (5.97%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) LAN
5 3 (4.48%) Internet
6 2 (2.99%) SMTP
6 2 (2.99%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Subversion
2 4 (5.97%) WinDbg
2 4 (5.97%) GDB
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Military
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Support Specialist
4 8 (11.94%) Wintel Specialist
4 8 (11.94%) Applications Support
4 8 (11.94%) Wintel Support
5 7 (10.45%) Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (7.46%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Account Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) XML
2 12 (17.91%) Software Packaging
3 11 (16.42%) HTML
4 8 (11.94%) .NET
5 5 (7.46%) CSS
5 5 (7.46%) Web Services
6 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Client/Server
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.96%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.96%) Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) ITIL
2 16 (23.88%) Time Management
3 10 (14.93%) Information Security
4 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
5 6 (8.96%) Service Management
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.97%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (5.97%) Software Licensing
6 4 (5.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.48%) Project Management
7 3 (4.48%) ERP
7 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 3 (4.48%) Data Entry
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.99%) Line Management
8 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) C
3 10 (14.93%) C++
4 8 (11.94%) Python
5 7 (10.45%) Java
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) XPath
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (20.90%) MCSE
1 14 (20.90%) MCSA
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (43.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.37%) XenApp
3 14 (20.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCCM
2 6 (8.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (77.61%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.30%) Citrix
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco
4 14 (20.90%) Remedy
5 12 (17.91%) Sophos
5 12 (17.91%) VMware
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle
6 2 (2.99%) Juniper
7 1 (1.49%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Kaspersky
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