The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 841 928 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.71% 10.82% 8.38%
As % of the Applications category 61.66% 66.57% 58.87%
Number of salaries quoted 685 821 649
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1364 1394 1330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.74% 16.26% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1232 1100
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the East of England region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in the East of England

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the East of England

MS Excel
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 231 £34,000 -7.48% 32
Essex +1 180 £39,000 +11.42% 13
Bedfordshire -4 162 £36,500 -8.75% 24
Cambridgeshire -16 156 £39,500 +5.33% 31
Suffolk +13 69 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Norfolk +8 45 £26,250 -17.96% 9
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1154 (75.52%) Microsoft
2 604 (39.53%) Windows
3 603 (39.46%) SQL Server
4 539 (35.27%) SQL
5 408 (26.70%) MS Office
6 382 (25.00%) .NET
7 342 (22.38%) C#
8 324 (21.20%) Finance
9 268 (17.54%) Active Directory
10 235 (15.38%) SharePoint
11 234 (15.31%) VMware
12 227 (14.86%) Degree
13 219 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 211 (13.81%) MS Exchange
15 206 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 194 (12.70%) ASP.NET
17 176 (11.52%) T-SQL
18 175 (11.45%) ITIL
18 175 (11.45%) Windows Server 2003
19 161 (10.54%) Firewall
19 161 (10.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 154 (10.08%) XML
21 151 (9.88%) Citrix
21 151 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
22 150 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
22 150 (9.82%) Web Services
23 141 (9.23%) JavaScript
23 141 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 139 (9.10%) Cisco
25 138 (9.03%) HTML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 235 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 211 (13.81%) MS Exchange
3 102 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 83 (5.43%) IIS
5 63 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 60 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
7 51 (3.34%) Lync
8 44 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 39 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
10 38 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
11 35 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (1.18%) Apache
12 18 (1.18%) Tomcat
13 17 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
16 9 (0.59%) SAS
17 8 (0.52%) Node.js
18 7 (0.46%) CMS
19 6 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 408 (26.70%) MS Office
2 99 (6.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 75 (4.91%) MS Project
4 36 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.72%) Acrobat
5 11 (0.72%) PowerPivot
6 9 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.46%) RoboHelp
8 6 (0.39%) PaintShop Pro
9 5 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.13%) FastStats
12 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.065%) SPSS
12 1 (0.065%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.065%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 47 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.98%) SAP FI
3 15 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (0.98%) SAP CO
4 14 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
6 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.26%) Exstream
9 3 (0.20%) GoldMine
9 3 (0.20%) AWD
9 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.13%) Documaker
10 2 (0.13%) assyst
11 1 (0.065%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (1.90%) Office 365
3 18 (1.18%) SaaS
4 8 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.46%) PaaS
6 5 (0.33%) IaaS
7 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 161 (10.54%) Firewall
2 130 (8.51%) DNS
3 127 (8.31%) LAN
4 105 (6.87%) WAN
5 103 (6.74%) TCP/IP
6 101 (6.61%) SAN
7 99 (6.48%) DHCP
8 94 (6.15%) VPN
9 62 (4.06%) Internet
10 36 (2.36%) NAS
11 33 (2.16%) iSCSI
12 29 (1.90%) VLAN
13 27 (1.77%) Wireless
14 23 (1.51%) FTP
14 23 (1.51%) VoIP
15 19 (1.24%) Unified Communications
15 19 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (1.05%) Network Security
17 15 (0.98%) HTTP
18 12 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (39.46%) SQL Server
2 161 (10.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 150 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 141 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 112 (7.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 86 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 75 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 74 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
9 59 (3.86%) Crystal Reports
10 56 (3.66%) MS Access
11 52 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 52 (3.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 41 (2.68%) MySQL
13 32 (2.09%) Oracle Database
14 29 (1.90%) OLAP
15 22 (1.44%) NoSQL
16 14 (0.92%) Data Mining
16 14 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
17 13 (0.85%) QlikView
18 12 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 92 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (4.32%) Visual Studio
3 34 (2.23%) Subversion
4 27 (1.77%) NUnit
5 18 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (1.11%) Moq
7 16 (1.05%) TeamCity
8 10 (0.65%) MSTest
8 10 (0.65%) JIRA
9 9 (0.59%) Git (software)
9 9 (0.59%) Mercurial
9 9 (0.59%) Bitbucket
10 8 (0.52%) TestDirector
10 8 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (0.39%) Ant
11 6 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.33%) Maven
12 5 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 324 (21.20%) Finance
2 81 (5.30%) Retail
3 50 (3.27%) Marketing
4 37 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.03%) Back Office
6 20 (1.31%) Electronics
6 20 (1.31%) Legal
7 15 (0.98%) Advertising
8 14 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.92%) Banking
9 13 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.79%) Publishing
11 11 (0.72%) Law
12 6 (0.39%) Automotive
13 5 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.26%) Games
14 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.26%) Local Government
14 4 (0.26%) French Language
14 4 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 387 (25.33%) Developer
2 378 (24.74%) Analyst
3 121 (7.92%) Support Engineer
4 90 (5.89%) Support Analyst
5 70 (4.58%) Administrator
6 67 (4.38%) Architect
7 63 (4.12%) Consultant
8 60 (3.93%) Project Manager
9 58 (3.80%) Business Analyst
10 56 (3.66%) .NET Developer
11 54 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
12 53 (3.47%) Senior Developer
12 53 (3.47%) C# Developer
12 53 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 45 (2.95%) Software Developer
13 45 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 44 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
15 43 (2.81%) SQL Developer
16 42 (2.75%) IT Support
17 40 (2.62%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (25.00%) .NET
2 194 (12.70%) ASP.NET
3 154 (10.08%) XML
4 150 (9.82%) Web Services
5 138 (9.03%) HTML
6 119 (7.79%) CSS
7 86 (5.63%) WCF
8 72 (4.71%) .NET Framework
9 58 (3.80%) WinForms
10 57 (3.73%) WPF
11 56 (3.66%) jQuery
12 43 (2.81%) Silverlight
12 43 (2.81%) Ajax
13 42 (2.75%) HTML5
14 38 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (2.29%) SOAP
16 34 (2.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 33 (2.16%) XSLT
18 32 (2.09%) LINQ
19 29 (1.90%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 74 (4.84%) Management Information System
2 56 (3.66%) N-Tier
2 56 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (2.88%) Blackberry
4 41 (2.68%) Replication
4 41 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 34 (2.23%) Clustering
6 23 (1.51%) Firmware
7 21 (1.37%) PMI
8 20 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 20 (1.31%) Open Source
8 20 (1.31%) Mathematics
9 16 (1.05%) Thin Client
9 16 (1.05%) Fat Client
10 15 (0.98%) PKI
11 12 (0.79%) iPad
12 10 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
13 9 (0.59%) SecurID
13 9 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 604 (39.53%) Windows
2 219 (14.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 175 (11.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 104 (6.81%) Windows 7
5 96 (6.28%) Linux
6 80 (5.24%) Windows XP
7 67 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (3.47%) Windows 8
9 46 (3.01%) UNIX
10 45 (2.95%) Windows Vista
11 25 (1.64%) Android
12 20 (1.31%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.59%) VMS
13 9 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
13 9 (0.59%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.39%) Solaris
16 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.33%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (11.45%) ITIL
2 135 (8.84%) Project Management
3 129 (8.44%) Business Intelligence
4 117 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (6.22%) TDD
6 94 (6.15%) Scrum
7 93 (6.09%) CRM
8 88 (5.76%) PRINCE2
9 85 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 82 (5.37%) MVC
11 70 (4.58%) Migration
12 62 (4.06%) SOA
13 57 (3.73%) OO
14 56 (3.66%) Time Management
14 56 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 56 (3.66%) Change Management
15 52 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
16 51 (3.34%) Unit Testing
17 42 (2.75%) Multithreading
18 41 (2.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 539 (35.27%) SQL
2 342 (22.38%) C#
3 176 (11.52%) T-SQL
4 141 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 80 (5.24%) VB.NET
6 64 (4.19%) Java
6 64 (4.19%) PowerShell
7 58 (3.80%) VB
8 57 (3.73%) VBA
9 43 (2.81%) PL/SQL
10 38 (2.49%) C
11 23 (1.51%) VBScript
12 20 (1.31%) C++
12 20 (1.31%) Perl
13 19 (1.24%) PHP
14 15 (0.98%) VB6
14 15 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.52%) Python
16 7 (0.46%) R
17 6 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 227 (14.86%) Degree
2 206 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (6.15%) MCSE
4 66 (4.32%) MCP
5 53 (3.47%) MCITP
6 50 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (2.88%) CCNA
8 41 (2.68%) MCSA
9 38 (2.49%) Security Cleared
10 33 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 29 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (1.83%) MCTS
13 24 (1.57%) CCNP
14 23 (1.51%) PMI Certification
15 19 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (1.18%) SC Cleared
17 14 (0.92%) MBA
17 14 (0.92%) ISEB
18 13 (0.85%) CCSP
18 13 (0.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.37%) SLA
2 40 (2.62%) QA
3 30 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (0.46%) GAMP
6 7 (0.46%) GCP
6 7 (0.46%) GMP
7 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.39%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) HL7
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 9002
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.065%) P3O
System Software
1 268 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 151 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (8.18%) Hyper-V
4 62 (4.06%) vSphere
5 30 (1.96%) XenApp
6 26 (1.70%) VMware ESX
7 18 (1.18%) Terminal Services
7 18 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 16 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (1.05%) XenServer
9 13 (0.85%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.65%) UAG
11 10 (0.65%) ISA Server
11 10 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
11 10 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (0.59%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.46%) KVM
14 6 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (2.16%) Backup Exec
2 27 (1.77%) SCOM
3 24 (1.57%) SCCM
4 21 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
5 19 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (1.18%) Puppet
6 18 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (1.11%) Nagios
8 10 (0.65%) MOM
8 10 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.39%) HP SIM
10 6 (0.39%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.39%) WSUS
11 5 (0.33%) OpenSSO
11 5 (0.33%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1154 (75.52%) Microsoft
2 234 (15.31%) VMware
3 151 (9.88%) Citrix
4 139 (9.10%) Cisco
5 138 (9.03%) Oracle
6 74 (4.84%) HP
7 49 (3.21%) SAP
8 45 (2.95%) NetApp
9 44 (2.88%) Cognos
10 42 (2.75%) Symantec
11 37 (2.42%) Apple
12 28 (1.83%) IBM
12 28 (1.83%) CheckPoint
13 27 (1.77%) Business Objects
14 25 (1.64%) Dell
15 24 (1.57%) McAfee
16 17 (1.11%) EMC
17 16 (1.05%) Teradata
17 16 (1.05%) JBoss
18 15 (0.98%) Juniper
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Senitor Associates
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + full corporate benefits
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Essex
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
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Salary: up to 42000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexible benefits
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Salary: to £45k
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £15000 per annum + + Benefits
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