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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 15 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.04% 11.11% 8.33%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 64.52% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 10
Average salary £32,000 £27,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.43% -31.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
20 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.05% 17.22% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 21
Average salary £32,000 £27,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 19 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (72.41%) MS Office
2 18 (62.07%) Citrix
2 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
3 13 (44.83%) Incident Management
4 12 (41.38%) ITIL
4 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
5 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (37.93%) VoIP
5 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Change Control
7 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
8 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) Validation
9 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
10 5 (17.24%) C#
10 5 (17.24%) C++
10 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
10 5 (17.24%) Document Management
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
11 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (13.79%) XAML
11 4 (13.79%) WPF
12 3 (10.34%) Lync
12 3 (10.34%) JMeter
12 3 (10.34%) Selenium
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) MCSA
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.34%) Lync
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (72.41%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JMeter
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Service Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support
4 5 (17.24%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Server Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Implementation Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Server Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) OpenCL
2 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.45%) DirectX
2 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) CUDA
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Incident Management
2 12 (41.38%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
3 8 (27.59%) Change Control
4 6 (20.69%) Validation
5 5 (17.24%) Document Management
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.90%) MVVM
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Image Processing
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C#
1 5 (17.24%) C++
2 4 (13.79%) XAML
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCSA
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Citrix
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Google
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