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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 11 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.87% 6.90% 13.53%
As % of the Applications category 61.11% 58.82% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 26
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 17 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.96% 11.72% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 33
Average salary £33,750 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.03%
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 23 April 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Colchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) MS Office
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) C#
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
6 6 (23.08%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) OpenGL
8 4 (15.38%) DirectX
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 4 (15.38%) Subversion
8 4 (15.38%) Law
8 4 (15.38%) CUDA
8 4 (15.38%) Image Processing
8 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
8 4 (15.38%) OpenCL
9 3 (11.54%) vSphere
9 3 (11.54%) WPF
9 3 (11.54%) VMware
9 3 (11.54%) assyst

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) assyst
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.85%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL Change Manager
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SAP Support
8 1 (3.85%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) OpenGL
1 4 (15.38%) DirectX
1 4 (15.38%) OpenCL
2 3 (11.54%) WPF
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) ODBC
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CUDA
2 2 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) Image Processing
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) XAML
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) NetApp
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) LANDesk
3 2 (7.69%) Kaspersky
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss