The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10374 9595 10035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.70% 9.59% 9.41%
As % of the Applications category 62.72% 62.49% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8622 8095 8574
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16540 15354 15959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.46% 15.35% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13488 12814 13530
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in England

MS Excel
Salary Trend in England

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in England

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in England

MS Excel
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 3832 £45,000 - 523
South East +2 2560 £37,500 - 319
Yorkshire -3 863 £32,500 - 140
East of England +1 804 £37,500 - 123
North West +6 718 £32,500 - 151
South West -2 595 £34,500 +6.15% 117
West Midlands -2 585 £35,000 +4.47% 96
East Midlands +4 352 £37,500 - 76
North East 0 88 £35,000 -7.89% 23
Midlands -1 6 £44,996 -7.70% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15058 (71.83%) Microsoft
2 7502 (35.79%) Windows
3 7030 (33.53%) SQL Server
4 6813 (32.50%) SQL
5 5318 (25.37%) MS Office
6 4722 (22.52%) .NET
7 4714 (22.49%) Finance
8 4017 (19.16%) C#
9 3962 (18.90%) Active Directory
10 3614 (17.24%) Degree
11 3123 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
12 2944 (14.04%) ITIL
13 2890 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
14 2783 (13.28%) VMware
15 2727 (13.01%) ASP.NET
16 2545 (12.14%) SharePoint
17 2527 (12.05%) MS Exchange
18 2519 (12.02%) HTML
19 2366 (11.29%) Project Management
20 2344 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 2233 (10.65%) JavaScript
22 2230 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
23 1999 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
24 1970 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 1884 (8.99%) MS PowerPoint
26 1872 (8.93%) Citrix
27 1868 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
28 1857 (8.86%) CSS
29 1843 (8.79%) Oracle
30 1790 (8.54%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2545 (12.14%) SharePoint
2 2527 (12.05%) MS Exchange
3 1210 (5.77%) IIS
4 1109 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 715 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 562 (2.68%) Lync
7 487 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 486 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 415 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 370 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 334 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
12 295 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 291 (1.39%) Apache
14 273 (1.30%) CMS
15 231 (1.10%) SAS
16 223 (1.06%) Tomcat
17 179 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
18 146 (0.70%) MS Project Server
19 124 (0.59%) JBoss
20 119 (0.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5318 (25.37%) MS Office
2 1884 (8.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1194 (5.70%) MS Project
4 996 (4.75%) MS Visio
5 174 (0.83%) PowerPivot
6 172 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 109 (0.52%) Photoshop
8 79 (0.38%) SPSS
9 63 (0.30%) InfoPath
10 60 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 52 (0.25%) Acrobat
12 28 (0.13%) FrameMaker
12 28 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 26 (0.12%) InDesign
14 23 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
14 23 (0.11%) AutoCAD
15 19 (0.091%) RoboHelp
16 16 (0.076%) Simulink
17 14 (0.067%) FastStats
18 13 (0.062%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 799 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 294 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 264 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 151 (0.72%) Google Analytics
5 79 (0.38%) Fredhopper
6 64 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
7 43 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
8 37 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 36 (0.17%) HFM
9 36 (0.17%) SAP BPC
9 36 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
10 35 (0.17%) Agresso
11 33 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
12 32 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
13 31 (0.15%) SAP CRM
13 31 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
13 31 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 26 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
15 23 (0.11%) Tridion
15 23 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 515 (2.46%) Office 365
2 470 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 341 (1.63%) SaaS
4 117 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 76 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 65 (0.31%) IaaS
7 40 (0.19%) GitHub
8 36 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 36 (0.17%) PaaS
9 34 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 19 (0.091%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.019%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.014%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.014%) Taleo
12 3 (0.014%) Heroku
13 2 (0.010%) Route 53
13 2 (0.010%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.010%) Force.com
13 2 (0.010%) Basecamp
13 2 (0.010%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1334 (6.36%) DNS
2 1236 (5.90%) TCP/IP
3 1224 (5.84%) Firewall
4 1048 (5.00%) SAN
5 961 (4.58%) LAN
6 929 (4.43%) WAN
7 917 (4.37%) Internet
8 911 (4.35%) DHCP
9 698 (3.33%) VPN
10 381 (1.82%) VoIP
11 346 (1.65%) Intranet
12 342 (1.63%) Wireless
13 223 (1.06%) NAS
14 201 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
15 200 (0.95%) Network Security
16 176 (0.84%) HTTP
17 159 (0.76%) VLAN
18 146 (0.70%) MPLS
19 141 (0.67%) Ethernet
20 140 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7030 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 1970 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1760 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1598 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1129 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1075 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 827 (3.94%) Relational Database
8 803 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 707 (3.37%) MySQL
10 702 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 613 (2.92%) MS Access
12 383 (1.83%) Oracle Database
13 338 (1.61%) OLAP
14 334 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
15 287 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 278 (1.33%) RDBMS
17 269 (1.28%) Data Mining
18 260 (1.24%) QlikView
19 219 (1.04%) Big Data
20 176 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1258 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 865 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 299 (1.43%) Subversion
4 280 (1.34%) Git (software)
5 261 (1.24%) JIRA
6 259 (1.24%) NUnit
7 170 (0.81%) Selenium
8 166 (0.79%) TeamCity
9 165 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 142 (0.68%) Moq
11 138 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
12 134 (0.64%) Eclipse
13 93 (0.44%) Cucumber
14 87 (0.41%) ReSharper
15 85 (0.41%) SpecFlow
16 83 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
17 80 (0.38%) Jenkins
18 75 (0.36%) WATIR
19 74 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 74 (0.35%) NCrunch
General
1 4714 (22.49%) Finance
2 1135 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1024 (4.88%) Retail
4 825 (3.94%) Banking
5 746 (3.56%) Legal
6 728 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 645 (3.08%) Advertising
8 463 (2.21%) Law
9 336 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 307 (1.46%) Back Office
11 256 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 249 (1.19%) Front Office
13 196 (0.93%) Publishing
14 175 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 174 (0.83%) German Language
16 167 (0.80%) French Language
17 144 (0.69%) Games
18 130 (0.62%) Automotive
19 126 (0.60%) Financial Institution
20 124 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5123 (24.44%) Analyst
2 4654 (22.20%) Developer
3 1630 (7.78%) Support Analyst
4 1402 (6.69%) Support Engineer
5 1359 (6.48%) Consultant
6 1256 (5.99%) .NET Developer
7 900 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 850 (4.05%) C# Developer
9 820 (3.91%) Administrator
10 800 (3.82%) Senior Developer
11 784 (3.74%) Business Analyst
12 755 (3.60%) Architect
13 699 (3.33%) IT Support
14 665 (3.17%) Applications Support
15 656 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
16 646 (3.08%) Software Developer
17 645 (3.08%) Service Analyst
18 567 (2.70%) Service Desk Analyst
19 549 (2.62%) C# .NET Developer
20 509 (2.43%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4722 (22.52%) .NET
2 2727 (13.01%) ASP.NET
3 2519 (12.02%) HTML
4 1857 (8.86%) CSS
5 1569 (7.48%) XML
6 1209 (5.77%) jQuery
7 1151 (5.49%) .NET Framework
8 1096 (5.23%) Web Services
9 947 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 823 (3.93%) WCF
11 737 (3.52%) HTML5
12 521 (2.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 509 (2.43%) Ajax
14 415 (1.98%) WPF
15 394 (1.88%) SOAP
16 366 (1.75%) CSS3
17 287 (1.37%) LINQ
18 275 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 267 (1.27%) WinForms
20 259 (1.24%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2890 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1129 (5.39%) Computer Science
3 962 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 710 (3.39%) Blackberry
5 490 (2.34%) Mathematics
6 446 (2.13%) Clustering
7 344 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 317 (1.51%) User Experience
9 272 (1.30%) Statistics
10 257 (1.23%) Replication
11 245 (1.17%) Mobile App
12 217 (1.04%) Visualisation
13 210 (1.00%) Social Media
14 207 (0.99%) Open Source
15 170 (0.81%) Client/Server
16 166 (0.79%) Hedge funds
17 163 (0.78%) N-Tier
18 156 (0.74%) PMI
19 153 (0.73%) Thin Client
19 153 (0.73%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7502 (35.79%) Windows
2 2344 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1741 (8.30%) Windows 7
4 1340 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1280 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1271 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 1229 (5.86%) Linux
8 676 (3.22%) UNIX
9 610 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 328 (1.56%) Windows Vista
11 287 (1.37%) Android
12 228 (1.09%) Apple iOS
13 177 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 148 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 112 (0.53%) Solaris
16 101 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
17 97 (0.46%) Windows 2000
18 74 (0.35%) Mac OS
19 65 (0.31%) CentOS
19 65 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3123 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2944 (14.04%) ITIL
3 2366 (11.29%) Project Management
4 1999 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
5 1543 (7.36%) CRM
6 1531 (7.30%) MVC
7 1247 (5.95%) PRINCE2
8 1041 (4.97%) Scrum
9 974 (4.65%) OO
10 947 (4.52%) E-Commerce
11 907 (4.33%) Software Engineering
12 895 (4.27%) Mentoring
13 890 (4.25%) Service Delivery
14 855 (4.08%) Time Management
15 835 (3.98%) TDD
16 827 (3.94%) ETL
17 774 (3.69%) Change Management
18 769 (3.67%) Business Analysis
19 729 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
20 715 (3.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6813 (32.50%) SQL
2 4017 (19.16%) C#
3 2233 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 1790 (8.54%) T-SQL
5 1196 (5.71%) Java
6 862 (4.11%) VB.NET
7 788 (3.76%) VBA
8 724 (3.45%) VB
9 627 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 494 (2.36%) C++
11 479 (2.28%) C
12 418 (1.99%) PHP
13 250 (1.19%) Perl
14 246 (1.17%) VBScript
15 221 (1.05%) Python
16 210 (1.00%) PL/SQL
17 192 (0.92%) Ruby
18 147 (0.70%) Shell Script
19 139 (0.66%) VB6
20 97 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3614 (17.24%) Degree
2 2230 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1210 (5.77%) MCSE
4 832 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 827 (3.94%) MCITP
6 706 (3.37%) MCP
7 687 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 565 (2.70%) MCSA
9 504 (2.40%) CCNA
10 492 (2.35%) SC Cleared
11 359 (1.71%) MCTS
12 335 (1.60%) ISEB
13 309 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
13 309 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 272 (1.30%) PMI Certification
15 245 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
16 219 (1.04%) CCNP
17 207 (0.99%) CCA
18 169 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 148 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1047 (4.99%) SLA
2 709 (3.38%) QA
3 186 (0.89%) ISO 9001
4 173 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 92 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 71 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 62 (0.30%) COBIT
8 61 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 29 (0.14%) Basel II
10 15 (0.072%) GCP
11 14 (0.067%) Solvency II
12 12 (0.057%) WCAG
12 12 (0.057%) HL7
13 11 (0.052%) TickIT
14 10 (0.048%) ISO 9000
15 8 (0.038%) P3O
15 8 (0.038%) EMIR
16 7 (0.033%) COSO
16 7 (0.033%) ISO 14001
17 6 (0.029%) FATCA
System Software
1 3962 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 1868 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1010 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 574 (2.74%) XenApp
5 399 (1.90%) vSphere
6 269 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 268 (1.28%) XenDesktop
8 187 (0.89%) Terminal Services
9 174 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
10 144 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 141 (0.67%) XenServer
12 113 (0.54%) UAG
13 75 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
14 57 (0.27%) NFS
15 53 (0.25%) ISA Server
16 51 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 43 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
18 39 (0.19%) IMail Server
19 36 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 34 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 786 (3.75%) SCCM
2 341 (1.63%) SCOM
3 318 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 152 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 146 (0.70%) WSUS
6 109 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 103 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 94 (0.45%) Nagios
9 81 (0.39%) Puppet
10 79 (0.38%) SCVMM
11 78 (0.37%) NetBackup
12 70 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
13 47 (0.22%) SCOrch
13 47 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
14 45 (0.21%) Tivoli
15 34 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
16 30 (0.14%) OpenView
17 28 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 28 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 26 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15058 (71.83%) Microsoft
2 2783 (13.28%) VMware
3 1872 (8.93%) Citrix
4 1843 (8.79%) Oracle
5 1506 (7.18%) Cisco
6 948 (4.52%) HP
7 710 (3.39%) SAP
8 457 (2.18%) Symantec
9 392 (1.87%) IBM
10 379 (1.81%) Business Objects
11 368 (1.76%) Dell
12 356 (1.70%) Apple
13 328 (1.56%) EMC
14 314 (1.50%) Cognos
15 310 (1.48%) Google
16 283 (1.35%) NetApp
17 257 (1.23%) Adobe
18 236 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
19 208 (0.99%) Red Hat
20 207 (0.99%) Tableau
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