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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 9812 10459 10119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.51% 9.35% 9.62%
As % of the Applications category 63.55% 61.91% 62.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8058 8737 8446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
15441 16895 16151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.96% 15.10% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12520 13799 13434
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 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +2 3709 £46,500 +3.33% 480
South East 0 2430 £37,500 - 340
East of England +3 881 £37,500 - 98
Yorkshire -3 751 £35,000 +7.69% 103
North West +1 647 £33,500 -0.74% 165
South West -3 505 £33,000 -2.94% 119
West Midlands -4 492 £35,000 -1.40% 106
East Midlands +3 318 £30,000 -20.00% 35
North East -1 82 £33,000 +1.53% 21
Midlands +5 22 £52,500 +16.66% 2
South Coast - 3 £47,500 -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14652 (74.20%) Microsoft
2 7359 (37.27%) Windows
3 6367 (32.24%) SQL Server
4 6328 (32.05%) SQL
5 5054 (25.60%) MS Office
6 4370 (22.13%) Finance
7 4117 (20.85%) Active Directory
8 4075 (20.64%) .NET
9 3490 (17.67%) C#
10 3200 (16.21%) Degree
11 3110 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
12 2901 (14.69%) VMware
13 2809 (14.23%) ITIL
14 2792 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
15 2472 (12.52%) Project Management
16 2462 (12.47%) MS Exchange
17 2288 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
18 2265 (11.47%) ASP.NET
19 2180 (11.04%) HTML
20 2150 (10.89%) SharePoint
21 2082 (10.54%) Business Intelligence
22 2032 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
23 2024 (10.25%) Microsoft Certification
24 1975 (10.00%) JavaScript
25 1871 (9.48%) Windows 7
26 1867 (9.46%) Citrix
27 1790 (9.07%) MS PowerPoint
28 1734 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 1713 (8.68%) Cisco
30 1690 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2462 (12.47%) MS Exchange
2 2150 (10.89%) SharePoint
3 1093 (5.54%) IIS
4 1086 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 630 (3.19%) Lync
6 563 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 519 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 378 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 348 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 310 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 274 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 270 (1.37%) CMS
13 248 (1.26%) SAS
14 240 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
15 229 (1.16%) Apache
16 178 (0.90%) Tomcat
17 110 (0.56%) WebSphere
18 103 (0.52%) JBoss
19 93 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
20 81 (0.41%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5054 (25.60%) MS Office
2 1790 (9.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 1222 (6.19%) MS Project
4 981 (4.97%) MS Visio
5 164 (0.83%) PowerPivot
6 155 (0.78%) Photoshop
7 141 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
8 108 (0.55%) SPSS
9 95 (0.48%) InfoPath
10 53 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 42 (0.21%) Acrobat
12 41 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 39 (0.20%) AutoCAD
14 29 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
15 18 (0.091%) Fireworks
16 16 (0.081%) FrameMaker
17 14 (0.071%) InDesign
18 13 (0.066%) RoboHelp
19 12 (0.061%) SOLIDWORKS
20 11 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 790 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 274 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 182 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 61 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
5 52 (0.26%) SAP ERP
6 40 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 39 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 38 (0.19%) SAP CRM
9 31 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
10 30 (0.15%) SAP SD
10 30 (0.15%) SAP FI
11 29 (0.15%) Primavera
12 28 (0.14%) Agresso
13 26 (0.13%) SAP Business One
14 25 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
15 24 (0.12%) SAP CO
15 24 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
15 24 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
16 20 (0.10%) Pegasus Opera
17 19 (0.096%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 700 (3.55%) Office 365
2 670 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 396 (2.01%) SaaS
4 335 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 162 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 114 (0.58%) IaaS
7 101 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 67 (0.34%) PaaS
9 42 (0.21%) Google Apps
10 31 (0.16%) Mimecast
11 28 (0.14%) Yammer
12 26 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 25 (0.13%) GitHub
14 23 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (0.061%) Basecamp
15 12 (0.061%) Dropbox
16 10 (0.051%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (0.041%) Adobe Analytics
18 7 (0.035%) Taleo
18 7 (0.035%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1452 (7.35%) DNS
2 1447 (7.33%) Firewall
3 1360 (6.89%) TCP/IP
4 1143 (5.79%) SAN
5 1111 (5.63%) LAN
6 1089 (5.52%) WAN
7 989 (5.01%) DHCP
8 843 (4.27%) VPN
9 753 (3.81%) Internet
10 555 (2.81%) VoIP
11 407 (2.06%) Wireless
12 281 (1.42%) Network Security
13 249 (1.26%) Intranet
14 240 (1.22%) VLAN
15 239 (1.21%) NAS
16 188 (0.95%) MPLS
17 179 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
18 169 (0.86%) HTTP
19 154 (0.78%) iSCSI
20 153 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6367 (32.24%) SQL Server
2 1734 (8.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1628 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1438 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1096 (5.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1081 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
7 819 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 772 (3.91%) Relational Database
9 565 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 508 (2.57%) MySQL
11 440 (2.23%) MS Access
12 306 (1.55%) Data Mining
13 305 (1.54%) Oracle Database
14 302 (1.53%) RDBMS
15 290 (1.47%) Big Data
16 243 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
17 237 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 227 (1.15%) QlikView
19 193 (0.98%) NoSQL
20 184 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1029 (5.21%) Visual Studio
2 878 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 301 (1.52%) JIRA
4 247 (1.25%) NUnit
5 219 (1.11%) Subversion
6 197 (1.00%) Selenium
7 180 (0.91%) Git (software)
8 164 (0.83%) Moq
9 145 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 144 (0.73%) ReSharper
11 120 (0.61%) TeamCity
12 104 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 99 (0.50%) SpecFlow
14 94 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
15 87 (0.44%) Jenkins
16 80 (0.41%) SoapUI
17 75 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
18 70 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 64 (0.32%) Maven
20 48 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 4370 (22.13%) Finance
2 1082 (5.48%) Retail
3 1071 (5.42%) Marketing
4 961 (4.87%) Banking
5 767 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 683 (3.46%) Legal
7 456 (2.31%) Law
8 363 (1.84%) Advertising
9 353 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 242 (1.23%) Back Office
11 229 (1.16%) Publishing
12 216 (1.09%) Front Office
13 189 (0.96%) Games
14 180 (0.91%) Investment Banking
15 175 (0.89%) Billing
16 164 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
17 146 (0.74%) Financial Institution
18 122 (0.62%) Aerospace
19 99 (0.50%) Automotive
20 96 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4837 (24.50%) Analyst
2 3880 (19.65%) Developer
3 1548 (7.84%) Support Analyst
4 1394 (7.06%) Support Engineer
5 1341 (6.79%) Consultant
6 1092 (5.53%) .NET Developer
7 942 (4.77%) C# Developer
8 919 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 815 (4.13%) Administrator
10 752 (3.81%) IT Support
11 751 (3.80%) Business Analyst
12 722 (3.66%) Architect
13 664 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
14 650 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
15 635 (3.22%) Service Analyst
16 616 (3.12%) Senior Developer
17 596 (3.02%) Service Desk Analyst
18 586 (2.97%) Applications Support
19 566 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 541 (2.74%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4075 (20.64%) .NET
2 2265 (11.47%) ASP.NET
3 2180 (11.04%) HTML
4 1579 (8.00%) CSS
5 1150 (5.82%) XML
6 1132 (5.73%) .NET Framework
7 1034 (5.24%) jQuery
8 968 (4.90%) Web Services
9 853 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 770 (3.90%) WCF
11 723 (3.66%) HTML5
12 533 (2.70%) Ajax
13 500 (2.53%) Entity Framework
14 370 (1.87%) WPF
15 326 (1.65%) SOAP
16 313 (1.59%) CSS3
17 310 (1.57%) AngularJS
18 277 (1.40%) REST
19 265 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
20 258 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2792 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1018 (5.16%) Computer Science
3 967 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 691 (3.50%) Blackberry
5 443 (2.24%) Clustering
6 433 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 430 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 332 (1.68%) User Experience
9 307 (1.55%) Replication
10 299 (1.51%) Statistics
11 292 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 245 (1.24%) Client/Server
13 230 (1.16%) Mobile App
14 212 (1.07%) NHS
15 202 (1.02%) Open Source
16 193 (0.98%) Social Media
17 174 (0.88%) Fat Client
17 174 (0.88%) Thin Client
18 165 (0.84%) Hedge funds
19 157 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7359 (37.27%) Windows
2 2288 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1871 (9.48%) Windows 7
4 1690 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1315 (6.66%) Linux
6 1088 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1011 (5.12%) Windows XP
8 769 (3.89%) Windows 8
9 680 (3.44%) UNIX
10 395 (2.00%) Android
11 312 (1.58%) Windows Vista
12 304 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 178 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 153 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 141 (0.71%) Solaris
16 93 (0.47%) CentOS
17 84 (0.43%) Windows 2000
18 68 (0.34%) Mac OS
19 61 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
20 60 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3110 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2809 (14.23%) ITIL
3 2472 (12.52%) Project Management
4 2082 (10.54%) Business Intelligence
5 1510 (7.65%) MVC
6 1497 (7.58%) CRM
7 1197 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 1017 (5.15%) Scrum
9 970 (4.91%) Service Delivery
10 967 (4.90%) Time Management
11 852 (4.31%) Analytics
12 838 (4.24%) OO
13 831 (4.21%) Software Engineering
14 799 (4.05%) Change Management
15 738 (3.74%) TDD
16 726 (3.68%) Mentoring
17 725 (3.67%) Data Analysis
18 722 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
19 705 (3.57%) Service Management
20 674 (3.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6328 (32.05%) SQL
2 3490 (17.67%) C#
3 1975 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1672 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 948 (4.80%) Java
6 836 (4.23%) PowerShell
7 722 (3.66%) VBA
8 567 (2.87%) VB.NET
9 536 (2.71%) VB
10 371 (1.88%) C
11 304 (1.54%) C++
12 268 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 256 (1.30%) Perl
14 248 (1.26%) PHP
15 213 (1.08%) Python
16 188 (0.95%) VBScript
17 124 (0.63%) Shell Script
18 107 (0.54%) VB6
19 82 (0.42%) Bash Shell
20 78 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3200 (16.21%) Degree
2 2024 (10.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1110 (5.62%) MCSE
4 838 (4.24%) Security Cleared
5 764 (3.87%) MCP
6 652 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
7 607 (3.07%) MCITP
8 558 (2.83%) SC Cleared
9 551 (2.79%) MCSA
10 493 (2.50%) CCNA
11 346 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 335 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 297 (1.50%) ISEB
14 280 (1.42%) PMI Certification
15 234 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
16 218 (1.10%) MCTS
17 208 (1.05%) CCA
18 200 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 199 (1.01%) DV Cleared
20 198 (1.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1108 (5.61%) SLA
2 817 (4.14%) QA
3 183 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 121 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 87 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 70 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 52 (0.26%) COBIT
8 35 (0.18%) PMBOK
9 31 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 22 (0.11%) CRD IV
11 20 (0.10%) Basel II
12 15 (0.076%) ISO 9000
13 14 (0.071%) Basel III
13 14 (0.071%) ISO 14001
14 11 (0.056%) EMIR
15 10 (0.051%) P3O
15 10 (0.051%) MiFID
16 6 (0.030%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.030%) DO-178B
16 6 (0.030%) DO-254
System Software
1 4117 (20.85%) Active Directory
2 2032 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1184 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 635 (3.22%) XenApp
5 476 (2.41%) vSphere
6 286 (1.45%) XenDesktop
7 245 (1.24%) VMware ESX
8 241 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 196 (0.99%) Terminal Services
10 178 (0.90%) XenServer
11 117 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 111 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 58 (0.29%) VMware Server
14 56 (0.28%) Terminal Server
15 55 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 53 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
17 49 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
18 40 (0.20%) ISA Server
19 36 (0.18%) Xen
20 35 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 781 (3.96%) SCCM
2 390 (1.98%) SCOM
3 270 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 146 (0.74%) WSUS
5 136 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 109 (0.55%) Nagios
7 89 (0.45%) Tivoli
7 89 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 85 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 72 (0.36%) SCVMM
10 62 (0.31%) NetBackup
11 59 (0.30%) Puppet
12 49 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
13 47 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 45 (0.23%) OpenView
15 44 (0.22%) SCDPM
16 41 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 38 (0.19%) SCOrch
18 37 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 37 (0.19%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14652 (74.20%) Microsoft
2 2901 (14.69%) VMware
3 1867 (9.46%) Citrix
4 1713 (8.68%) Cisco
5 1649 (8.35%) Oracle
6 997 (5.05%) HP
7 701 (3.55%) SAP
8 398 (2.02%) Symantec
9 394 (2.00%) Apple
10 382 (1.93%) IBM
11 374 (1.89%) Dell
12 358 (1.81%) NetApp
13 339 (1.72%) Business Objects
14 294 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
14 294 (1.49%) Google
15 284 (1.44%) EMC
16 265 (1.34%) Cognos
17 259 (1.31%) Adobe
18 257 (1.30%) Red Hat
19 245 (1.24%) Juniper
South West London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
The Smartlist
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Uniqlo UK
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits + commission
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Salary: Excellent salary & good range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus and benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday