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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 29 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.18% 4.44% 7.48%
As % of the Applications category 63.04% 58.82% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £35,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
46 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 24.08% 7.56% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 41 9 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,800 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 24 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (43.64%) C#
3 22 (40.00%) MS Office
4 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
5 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 18 (32.73%) .NET
7 15 (27.27%) Project Management
7 15 (27.27%) Finance
7 15 (27.27%) Citrix
8 13 (23.64%) Windows
8 13 (23.64%) MySQL
9 12 (21.82%) Oracle
9 12 (21.82%) VB.NET
9 12 (21.82%) HTML
9 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
10 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (20.00%) User Experience
10 11 (20.00%) jQuery
10 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.00%) CSS
11 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (16.36%) MS Exchange
12 9 (16.36%) VoIP
12 9 (16.36%) ITIL
13 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
14 7 (12.73%) Degree
14 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (16.36%) MS Exchange
1 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) VoIP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
4 3 (5.45%) PBX
5 2 (3.64%) Skype
6 1 (1.82%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) MySQL
3 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Law
2 3 (5.45%) Legal
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Web Developer
2 17 (30.91%) .NET Developer
2 17 (30.91%) .NET Web Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Analyst
4 13 (23.64%) Support Analyst
5 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 11 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
5 11 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) Service Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Trainee Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Trainee Web Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Trainee
9 4 (7.27%) IT Support
9 4 (7.27%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) IT Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 11 (20.00%) CSS
3 11 (20.00%) jQuery
4 6 (10.91%) WPF
5 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.82%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) ODBC
5 1 (1.82%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.82%) DirectX
5 1 (1.82%) Velocity
5 1 (1.82%) HTML5
5 1 (1.82%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) User Experience
2 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.91%) Physics
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Wiki
5 1 (1.82%) CUDA
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) SUSE
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) Document Management
5 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.09%) Web Development
7 3 (5.45%) Practice Management
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.64%) Change Control
8 2 (3.64%) Time Management
9 1 (1.82%) Image Processing
9 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.82%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.82%) Use Case
9 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) C#
2 12 (21.82%) VB.NET
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) C++
5 6 (10.91%) XAML
5 6 (10.91%) C
6 4 (7.27%) SQL
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) MCSA
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) WSUS
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) Citrix
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (7.27%) VMware
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.82%) Novell
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
7 1 (1.82%) Netezza
7 1 (1.82%) Kaspersky