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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 44 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.67% 19.23% 10.26%
As % of the Applications category 69.84% 83.33% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 11
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -
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
63 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.86% 23.08% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 22
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
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 8 February 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 66 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 38 (50.67%) .NET
4 37 (49.33%) C#
5 35 (46.67%) User Experience
6 34 (45.33%) HTML
6 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
6 34 (45.33%) Project Management
7 31 (41.33%) CSS
7 31 (41.33%) jQuery
8 30 (40.00%) VB.NET
8 30 (40.00%) MySQL
9 29 (38.67%) Oracle
9 29 (38.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (38.67%) Relational Database
10 27 (36.00%) Windows
11 21 (28.00%) Windows 7
12 20 (26.67%) MS Office
13 19 (25.33%) Firewall
13 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (25.33%) Hyper-V
14 18 (24.00%) Office 365
14 18 (24.00%) VMware
14 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
15 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (18.67%) SAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) Firewall
2 14 (18.67%) SAN
3 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.00%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) DHCP
5 2 (2.67%) Internet
5 2 (2.67%) LAN
5 2 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) WAN
6 1 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (40.00%) MySQL
3 29 (38.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.67%) MS Access
10 1 (1.33%) DTS
10 1 (1.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 29 (38.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.67%) Law
1 8 (10.67%) Legal
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) Developer
2 36 (48.00%) C# Developer
3 34 (45.33%) .NET Developer
3 34 (45.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 29 (38.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 29 (38.67%) C# Web Developer
4 29 (38.67%) Web Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Windows Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Service Manager
9 5 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.67%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.33%) DBA
10 4 (5.33%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Support Manager
10 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) .NET
2 34 (45.33%) HTML
3 31 (41.33%) CSS
3 31 (41.33%) jQuery
4 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.67%) RESTful
4 2 (2.67%) SOAP
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (46.67%) User Experience
2 12 (16.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.67%) Statistics
4 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.67%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Physics
6 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) Windows
2 21 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) Project Management
2 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.33%) Coaching
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL
4 6 (8.00%) Document Management
5 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.00%) Scrum
7 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.67%) Security Patching
8 2 (2.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) C#
2 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
3 30 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (17.33%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.33%) MCITP
2 13 (17.33%) MCSA
2 13 (17.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) Hyper-V
2 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
1 2 (2.67%) SCOM
1 2 (2.67%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (38.67%) Oracle
3 18 (24.00%) VMware
4 13 (17.33%) SonicWALL
4 13 (17.33%) Veeam
5 3 (4.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) Apple
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.33%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.33%) webMethods
Colchester, Essex
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Lexstra Plc
Salary: FS benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago