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 24 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
24 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 841 923 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.84% 10.95% 8.33%
As % of the Applications category 61.88% 66.79% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 686 818 633
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £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
1359 1382 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.89% 16.39% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1224 1071
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.03%
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 24 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 24 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 -6 240 £35,000 -4.10% 24
Essex +1 171 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Bedfordshire -3 165 £36,500 -8.75% 24
Cambridgeshire -13 151 £39,500 +5.33% 25
Suffolk +16 69 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Norfolk +9 47 £26,500 -15.20% 6
MS Excel
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 1169 (75.57%) Microsoft
2 617 (39.88%) Windows
3 609 (39.37%) SQL Server
4 547 (35.36%) SQL
5 425 (27.47%) MS Office
6 386 (24.95%) .NET
7 346 (22.37%) C#
8 337 (21.78%) Finance
9 271 (17.52%) Active Directory
10 241 (15.58%) VMware
11 239 (15.45%) SharePoint
12 225 (14.54%) Degree
12 225 (14.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 214 (13.83%) MS Exchange
14 205 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 197 (12.73%) ASP.NET
16 183 (11.83%) T-SQL
17 181 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
18 174 (11.25%) ITIL
19 163 (10.54%) Firewall
20 162 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 159 (10.28%) Citrix
22 157 (10.15%) XML
23 155 (10.02%) Web Services
24 154 (9.95%) SQL Server 2008
25 153 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
26 144 (9.31%) JavaScript
27 142 (9.18%) HTML
27 142 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 141 (9.11%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 239 (15.45%) SharePoint
2 214 (13.83%) MS Exchange
3 103 (6.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 89 (5.75%) IIS
5 63 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 60 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
7 49 (3.17%) Lync
8 44 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 42 (2.71%) SharePoint Server
10 38 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 36 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 19 (1.23%) Tomcat
13 18 (1.16%) Apache
14 16 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
16 9 (0.58%) SAS
17 8 (0.52%) Node.js
18 7 (0.45%) WebLogic
19 6 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 425 (27.47%) MS Office
2 99 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 76 (4.91%) MS Project
4 37 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.71%) PowerPivot
5 11 (0.71%) Acrobat
6 9 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.45%) RoboHelp
8 6 (0.39%) PaintShop Pro
9 5 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.13%) FastStats
12 1 (0.065%) Mingle
12 1 (0.065%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.065%) SPSS
12 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 46 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (0.97%) SAP CO
3 15 (0.97%) SAP FI
4 13 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.26%) Exstream
8 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.19%) AWD
8 3 (0.19%) GoldMine
8 3 (0.19%) assyst
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.13%) Documaker
10 1 (0.065%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.94%) Office 365
3 16 (1.03%) SaaS
4 8 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.45%) PaaS
6 5 (0.32%) IaaS
7 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 163 (10.54%) Firewall
2 135 (8.73%) DNS
3 128 (8.27%) LAN
4 109 (7.05%) TCP/IP
5 103 (6.66%) WAN
6 102 (6.59%) SAN
7 101 (6.53%) DHCP
8 95 (6.14%) VPN
9 60 (3.88%) Internet
10 35 (2.26%) NAS
11 34 (2.20%) iSCSI
12 29 (1.87%) VLAN
13 28 (1.81%) Wireless
14 24 (1.55%) FTP
15 21 (1.36%) VoIP
16 19 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (1.10%) Unified Communications
17 17 (1.10%) Network Security
18 14 (0.90%) HTTP
19 12 (0.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 609 (39.37%) SQL Server
2 162 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 154 (9.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 142 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 111 (7.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 85 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 77 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 74 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (4.01%) Crystal Reports
10 56 (3.62%) MS Access
11 52 (3.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 52 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (2.65%) MySQL
13 32 (2.07%) Oracle Database
14 29 (1.87%) OLAP
15 22 (1.42%) NoSQL
16 15 (0.97%) Data Mining
17 14 (0.90%) Oracle OLAP
18 13 (0.84%) QlikView
18 13 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 93 (6.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 35 (2.26%) Subversion
4 29 (1.87%) NUnit
5 18 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (1.16%) Moq
6 17 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.71%) MSTest
7 11 (0.71%) JIRA
8 10 (0.65%) Mercurial
8 10 (0.65%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.58%) Git (software)
10 8 (0.52%) TestDirector
10 8 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (0.39%) Ant
12 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (0.32%) Maven
13 4 (0.26%) Eclipse
General
1 337 (21.78%) Finance
2 82 (5.30%) Retail
3 53 (3.43%) Marketing
4 38 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.13%) Back Office
6 24 (1.55%) Legal
7 23 (1.49%) Electronics
8 15 (0.97%) Advertising
9 14 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (0.90%) Banking
10 13 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.78%) Publishing
12 11 (0.71%) Law
13 6 (0.39%) Automotive
14 5 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.32%) French Language
14 5 (0.32%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 392 (25.34%) Developer
2 383 (24.76%) Analyst
3 122 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 93 (6.01%) Support Analyst
5 70 (4.52%) Administrator
6 65 (4.20%) Architect
7 62 (4.01%) Consultant
8 61 (3.94%) Project Manager
9 59 (3.81%) .NET Developer
10 58 (3.75%) Senior Developer
11 57 (3.68%) Business Analyst
12 56 (3.62%) C# Developer
13 54 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
14 53 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 46 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 45 (2.91%) Software Developer
17 44 (2.84%) IT Support
18 43 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
18 43 (2.78%) SQL Developer
19 41 (2.65%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (24.95%) .NET
2 197 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 157 (10.15%) XML
4 155 (10.02%) Web Services
5 142 (9.18%) HTML
6 122 (7.89%) CSS
7 91 (5.88%) WCF
8 74 (4.78%) .NET Framework
9 60 (3.88%) WinForms
9 60 (3.88%) WPF
10 59 (3.81%) jQuery
11 46 (2.97%) Silverlight
12 45 (2.91%) Ajax
13 42 (2.71%) HTML5
13 42 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (2.33%) SOAP
14 36 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 33 (2.13%) LINQ
15 33 (2.13%) XSLT
16 29 (1.87%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 74 (4.78%) Management Information System
2 57 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 56 (3.62%) N-Tier
4 44 (2.84%) Blackberry
5 41 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 41 (2.65%) Replication
6 34 (2.20%) Clustering
7 24 (1.55%) Firmware
8 21 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 21 (1.36%) PMI
8 21 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.29%) Open Source
10 17 (1.10%) Fat Client
10 17 (1.10%) PKI
10 17 (1.10%) Thin Client
11 12 (0.78%) iPad
12 10 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (0.58%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.58%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 617 (39.88%) Windows
2 225 (14.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 181 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 105 (6.79%) Windows 7
5 93 (6.01%) Linux
6 82 (5.30%) Windows XP
7 70 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (3.30%) Windows 8
9 45 (2.91%) Windows Vista
10 43 (2.78%) UNIX
11 25 (1.62%) Android
12 20 (1.29%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
13 9 (0.58%) Windows Phone
13 9 (0.58%) VMS
14 8 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.45%) Solaris
16 5 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (11.25%) ITIL
2 139 (8.99%) Project Management
3 128 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
4 119 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (6.14%) TDD
6 94 (6.08%) CRM
7 93 (6.01%) Scrum
8 91 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 86 (5.56%) MVC
10 84 (5.43%) Software Engineering
11 67 (4.33%) Migration
12 63 (4.07%) SOA
13 59 (3.81%) Time Management
14 58 (3.75%) OO
15 57 (3.68%) Change Management
16 56 (3.62%) Stakeholder Management
17 53 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
18 50 (3.23%) Unit Testing
19 45 (2.91%) Multithreading
20 44 (2.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 547 (35.36%) SQL
2 346 (22.37%) C#
3 183 (11.83%) T-SQL
4 144 (9.31%) JavaScript
5 83 (5.37%) VB.NET
6 68 (4.40%) PowerShell
7 64 (4.14%) Java
8 58 (3.75%) VB
9 57 (3.68%) VBA
10 44 (2.84%) PL/SQL
11 38 (2.46%) C
12 24 (1.55%) VBScript
13 21 (1.36%) C++
14 20 (1.29%) Perl
14 20 (1.29%) PHP
15 15 (0.97%) VB6
15 15 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.58%) Python
17 7 (0.45%) R
18 6 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 225 (14.54%) Degree
2 205 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 92 (5.95%) MCSE
4 66 (4.27%) MCP
5 53 (3.43%) MCITP
6 52 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (2.84%) CCNA
8 40 (2.59%) MCSA
9 38 (2.46%) Security Cleared
10 33 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 30 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (1.81%) MCTS
13 25 (1.62%) CCNP
14 24 (1.55%) PMI Certification
15 19 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (1.16%) SC Cleared
17 14 (0.90%) ISEB
17 14 (0.90%) MBA
18 13 (0.84%) Security+ Certification
18 13 (0.84%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.49%) SLA
2 39 (2.52%) QA
3 30 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (0.45%) GAMP
6 7 (0.45%) GCP
6 7 (0.45%) GMP
7 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.39%) COBIT
8 2 (0.13%) HL7
9 1 (0.065%) P3O
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 271 (17.52%) Active Directory
2 153 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (8.14%) Hyper-V
4 62 (4.01%) vSphere
5 32 (2.07%) XenApp
6 27 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 20 (1.29%) XenDesktop
8 18 (1.16%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.03%) XenServer
10 15 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (0.84%) MetaFrame
12 11 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 10 (0.65%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
13 10 (0.65%) UAG
14 9 (0.58%) Terminal Server
15 7 (0.45%) KVM
16 6 (0.39%) NFS
16 6 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 33 (2.13%) Backup Exec
2 27 (1.75%) SCOM
3 25 (1.62%) SCCM
4 21 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
5 19 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (1.23%) Nagios
6 18 (1.16%) Puppet
6 18 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.78%) MOM
8 10 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.45%) HP SIM
11 6 (0.39%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.39%) WSUS
11 6 (0.39%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.32%) OpenSSO
13 4 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 3 (0.19%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
15 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1169 (75.57%) Microsoft
2 241 (15.58%) VMware
3 159 (10.28%) Citrix
4 141 (9.11%) Oracle
4 141 (9.11%) Cisco
5 76 (4.91%) HP
6 48 (3.10%) SAP
7 45 (2.91%) NetApp
8 44 (2.84%) Cognos
9 43 (2.78%) Symantec
10 37 (2.39%) Apple
11 31 (2.00%) IBM
12 28 (1.81%) CheckPoint
13 27 (1.75%) Business Objects
14 26 (1.68%) Dell
15 24 (1.55%) McAfee
16 18 (1.16%) EMC
17 17 (1.10%) JBoss
18 16 (1.03%) Teradata
19 15 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + career prog
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits + OT +
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Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
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Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
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