The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 28 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.74% 12.64% 7.89%
As % of the Applications category 73.68% 76.67% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 15
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.00% 16.48% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 24
Average salary £32,000 £41,250 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.42% +24.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Essex

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 29 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 24 (64.86%) MS Office
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) Windows
4 16 (43.24%) ITIL
5 13 (35.14%) Citrix
6 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
7 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
7 11 (29.73%) VoIP
8 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
8 10 (27.03%) Change Control
9 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
9 9 (24.32%) Finance
10 8 (21.62%) C#
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.22%) .NET
12 6 (16.22%) Web Services
13 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
13 5 (13.51%) C++
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
14 4 (10.81%) WPF
14 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (10.81%) MVVM
15 3 (8.11%) CUDA
15 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (8.11%) OpenCL
15 3 (8.11%) Windows 8

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
1 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (64.86%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) assyst
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) VoIP
2 2 (5.41%) DHCP
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.70%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Service Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) IT Support
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) WPF
3 3 (8.11%) WSE
3 3 (8.11%) OpenCL
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) WCF
3 3 (8.11%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) OpenGL
3 3 (8.11%) DirectX
4 2 (5.41%) JSON
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.70%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
1 3 (8.11%) CUDA
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
3 10 (27.03%) Problem Management
3 10 (27.03%) Change Control
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) MVVM
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Image Processing
6 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) ITSM
7 2 (5.41%) Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) Document Management
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) C++
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) XAML
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCP
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) MCAD
4 1 (2.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) Pegasus
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec
4 1 (2.70%) Sophos
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.70%) SAP