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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 37 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.42% 8.64% 7.03%
As % of the Applications category 77.08% 60.87% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 8
Average salary £28,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -1.35%
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 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.09% 14.20% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 25
Average salary £26,000 £27,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 26 February 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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%) MS Office
1 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.82%) Citrix
4 17 (34.69%) Finance
5 16 (32.65%) Windows
6 13 (26.53%) C#
6 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.49%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
7 12 (24.49%) Incident Management
7 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
8 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (22.45%) VoIP
9 10 (20.41%) .NET
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.33%) Blackberry
10 8 (16.33%) Document Management
11 7 (14.29%) MCSA
12 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
12 6 (12.24%) SQL
13 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (10.20%) Web Development
13 5 (10.20%) MySQL
13 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (8.16%) Internet
14 4 (8.16%) Project Management
14 4 (8.16%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (53.06%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) VoIP
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
3 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
3 2 (4.08%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) Support Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Service Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Web Developer
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (12.24%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) IT Support
7 5 (10.20%) Trainee Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Trainee Web Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Trainee
8 4 (8.16%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Implementation Specialist
9 3 (6.12%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) WPF
3 3 (6.12%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) ODBC
4 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.04%) DirectX
4 1 (2.04%) XMPP
4 1 (2.04%) Velocity
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.16%) Clustering
4 3 (6.12%) Physics
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Wiki
5 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.04%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Linux
6 1 (2.04%) SUSE
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
1 12 (24.49%) Incident Management
2 8 (16.33%) Document Management
3 5 (10.20%) Web Development
4 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.16%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Change Control
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.12%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) Validation
6 2 (4.08%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Time Management
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C#
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) C++
3 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.12%) XAML
4 3 (6.12%) C
4 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.29%) MCSA
3 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Xen
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) WSUS
1 4 (8.16%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) Citrix
3 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle
5 3 (6.12%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Netezza
6 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Novell
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago