The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 32 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.25% 6.67% 9.92%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 63.16% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 12
Average salary £32,000 £27,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,600 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
MS Excel
Essex

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

Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 30.38% 10.56% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 21
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Colchester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 22 (44.90%) MS Office
3 18 (36.73%) C#
4 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
4 16 (32.65%) Citrix
5 15 (30.61%) Finance
6 14 (28.57%) Windows
6 14 (28.57%) .NET
7 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
9 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (18.37%) ITIL
9 9 (18.37%) MySQL
9 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
9 9 (18.37%) VoIP
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.33%) Oracle
10 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
10 8 (16.33%) HTML
10 8 (16.33%) Project Management
10 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
10 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.29%) User Experience
11 7 (14.29%) jQuery
11 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.29%) CSS
11 7 (14.29%) MCSA
12 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
1 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (44.90%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) VoIP
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 4 (8.16%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) MySQL
3 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) JMeter
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Web Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Support Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.53%) .NET Web Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Service Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
5 7 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Trainee Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Trainee Web Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Trainee
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) IT Support
7 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Implementation Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) CSS
3 7 (14.29%) jQuery
4 4 (8.16%) WPF
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) ODBC
5 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.04%) DirectX
5 1 (2.04%) Velocity
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) User Experience
3 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.20%) Clustering
5 4 (8.16%) Physics
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Wiki
6 1 (2.04%) CUDA
6 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) SUSE
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Project Management
2 8 (16.33%) Incident Management
3 6 (12.24%) Document Management
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
4 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.08%) Test Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) C#
2 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) XAML
6 4 (8.16%) C
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.29%) MCSA
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Xen
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) WSUS
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 4 (8.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.65%) Citrix
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (8.16%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Netezza
6 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.04%) Novell
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
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