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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 8343 9937 9036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.83% 10.01% 9.22%
As % of the Applications category 63.76% 63.45% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6958 8301 7455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -2.70%
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
13086 15660 14660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.86% 15.78% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10779 12982 11946
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -5 3182 £47,500 +5.55% 453
South East 0 2055 £37,500 -1.31% 296
Yorkshire +1 637 £35,000 - 91
East of England -8 624 £40,000 - 80
South West +2 513 £34,000 -1.44% 102
North West -1 497 £35,000 - 140
West Midlands -8 411 £36,259 +3.59% 88
East Midlands +6 329 £35,000 +7.69% 41
North East -5 58 £31,750 -9.28% 19
Midlands -6 11 £36,500 -23.15% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12873 (74.76%) Microsoft
2 6112 (35.49%) Windows
3 5792 (33.64%) SQL
4 5690 (33.04%) SQL Server
5 4541 (26.37%) MS Office
6 4246 (24.66%) Finance
7 3652 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 3408 (19.79%) .NET
9 2954 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
10 2877 (16.71%) Degree
11 2861 (16.61%) C#
12 2756 (16.00%) Windows Server
13 2645 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
14 2465 (14.31%) VMware
15 2218 (12.88%) ITIL
16 2014 (11.70%) Project Management
17 2008 (11.66%) MS Exchange
18 2005 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
19 1877 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 1814 (10.53%) JavaScript
21 1771 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
22 1724 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
23 1640 (9.52%) ASP.NET
24 1633 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 1568 (9.11%) Oracle
26 1563 (9.08%) MS PowerPoint
27 1557 (9.04%) HTML
28 1546 (8.98%) Windows Server 2012
29 1531 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
30 1492 (8.66%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2008 (11.66%) MS Exchange
2 1464 (8.50%) SharePoint
3 1037 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 886 (5.15%) IIS
5 713 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 470 (2.73%) Skype for Business
7 404 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 250 (1.45%) SAS
9 241 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
10 232 (1.35%) CMS
11 202 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 196 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
13 187 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
14 180 (1.05%) Apache
15 142 (0.82%) Tomcat
16 140 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 118 (0.69%) WebSphere
18 105 (0.61%) Node.js
19 83 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
20 81 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 4541 (26.37%) MS Office
2 1563 (9.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 922 (5.35%) MS Project
4 879 (5.10%) MS Visio
5 174 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
6 92 (0.53%) SPSS
7 76 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 47 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 40 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
10 35 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 32 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
12 25 (0.15%) AutoCAD
13 24 (0.14%) RoboHelp
14 15 (0.087%) Acrobat
15 10 (0.058%) PaintShop Pro
16 9 (0.052%) Fireworks
16 9 (0.052%) InDesign
16 9 (0.052%) Open Workbench
17 5 (0.029%) FrameMaker
18 4 (0.023%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 741 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 277 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 190 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 76 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
5 45 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
6 42 (0.24%) FastStats
6 42 (0.24%) SAP Business One
7 39 (0.23%) Markit EDM
8 37 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 37 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
9 35 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 34 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
11 31 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
12 27 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
13 22 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 22 (0.13%) Visualfiles
14 20 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
14 20 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
14 20 (0.12%) Primavera
15 18 (0.10%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 890 (5.17%) Office 365
2 822 (4.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 346 (2.01%) SaaS
4 263 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 117 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 114 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 72 (0.42%) IaaS
8 69 (0.40%) PaaS
9 49 (0.28%) Yammer
10 43 (0.25%) Mimecast
11 34 (0.20%) GitHub
12 32 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
13 28 (0.16%) Google Apps
14 24 (0.14%) OpenShift
15 16 (0.093%) Adobe Analytics
16 15 (0.087%) Heroku
17 13 (0.075%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 11 (0.064%) AdWords
18 11 (0.064%) Google Tag Manager
19 10 (0.058%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1152 (6.69%) Firewall
2 997 (5.79%) DNS
3 883 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 823 (4.78%) LAN
5 785 (4.56%) SAN
6 775 (4.50%) WAN
7 666 (3.87%) VPN
8 663 (3.85%) DHCP
9 494 (2.87%) Internet
10 318 (1.85%) VoIP
11 242 (1.41%) VLAN
12 197 (1.14%) Wireless
13 169 (0.98%) Intranet
13 169 (0.98%) SSL
14 167 (0.97%) Network Security
15 163 (0.95%) NAS
15 163 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
16 150 (0.87%) SMTP
17 139 (0.81%) Unified Communications
18 127 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5690 (33.04%) SQL Server
2 1877 (10.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1633 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1226 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1066 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1064 (6.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 939 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 696 (4.04%) Relational Database
9 433 (2.51%) MySQL
10 412 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 394 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 368 (2.14%) MS Access
13 307 (1.78%) Oracle Database
14 279 (1.62%) QlikView
15 257 (1.49%) Data Mining
16 246 (1.43%) Big Data
17 233 (1.35%) OLAP
18 232 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 209 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
20 208 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 900 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 898 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 318 (1.85%) JIRA
4 257 (1.49%) Subversion
5 219 (1.27%) Git (software)
6 204 (1.18%) Selenium
7 191 (1.11%) NUnit
8 136 (0.79%) MSTest
9 121 (0.70%) Jenkins
10 117 (0.68%) TeamCity
11 102 (0.59%) Moq
12 97 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
13 85 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 81 (0.47%) HP UFT
15 63 (0.37%) MSBuild
16 54 (0.31%) ReSharper
17 51 (0.30%) SpecFlow
18 48 (0.28%) Toad
19 47 (0.27%) Rhino Mocks
20 44 (0.26%) JUnit
General
1 4246 (24.66%) Finance
2 922 (5.35%) Banking
3 863 (5.01%) Marketing
4 817 (4.74%) Retail
5 715 (4.15%) Legal
6 672 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 455 (2.64%) Law
8 283 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 281 (1.63%) Advertising
10 256 (1.49%) Back Office
11 214 (1.24%) Front Office
12 184 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 177 (1.03%) Investment Banking
14 159 (0.92%) Billing
15 155 (0.90%) Publishing
16 153 (0.89%) Games
17 112 (0.65%) German Language
18 97 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 91 (0.53%) Local Government
20 82 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4355 (25.29%) Analyst
2 3438 (19.97%) Developer
3 1215 (7.06%) .NET Developer
4 1125 (6.53%) Support Analyst
5 1112 (6.46%) Consultant
6 1111 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 1046 (6.07%) Support Engineer
8 1020 (5.92%) SQL Developer
9 872 (5.06%) IT Support
10 835 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 753 (4.37%) Service Analyst
12 715 (4.15%) Project Manager
13 651 (3.78%) Administrator
14 645 (3.75%) Architect
15 607 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
16 598 (3.47%) Senior Developer
17 582 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support
18 581 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 573 (3.33%) Business Analyst
20 558 (3.24%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3408 (19.79%) .NET
2 1640 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 1557 (9.04%) HTML
4 1321 (7.67%) CSS
5 835 (4.85%) jQuery
6 807 (4.69%) XML
7 781 (4.54%) Web Services
8 780 (4.53%) .NET Framework
9 657 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 534 (3.10%) WCF
11 461 (2.68%) HTML5
12 428 (2.49%) Ajax
13 382 (2.22%) Entity Framework
14 369 (2.14%) AngularJS
15 322 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
16 284 (1.65%) WPF
17 279 (1.62%) CSS3
18 268 (1.56%) SOAP
19 228 (1.32%) MDX
20 221 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2645 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
2 894 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 809 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 704 (4.09%) Data Centre
5 502 (2.92%) Blackberry
6 389 (2.26%) Clustering
7 342 (1.99%) Mathematics
8 326 (1.89%) User Experience
9 324 (1.88%) Driving Licence
10 294 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 292 (1.70%) Replication
12 248 (1.44%) Data Integration
13 211 (1.23%) Mobile App
14 207 (1.20%) Visualisation
15 179 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 179 (1.04%) Statistics
16 172 (1.00%) Hedge funds
17 167 (0.97%) NHS
18 157 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
19 138 (0.80%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6112 (35.49%) Windows
2 2756 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 1771 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1546 (8.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 1492 (8.66%) Windows 7
6 1014 (5.89%) Linux
7 718 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 648 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 556 (3.23%) Unix
10 541 (3.14%) Windows XP
11 262 (1.52%) Android
12 188 (1.09%) Apple iOS
13 176 (1.02%) Windows 10
14 168 (0.98%) Mac OS X
15 164 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 142 (0.82%) Windows Vista
17 98 (0.57%) Solaris
18 77 (0.45%) Mac OS
19 70 (0.41%) CentOS
20 56 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2954 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
2 2218 (12.88%) ITIL
3 2014 (11.70%) Project Management
4 2005 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
5 1379 (8.01%) CRM
6 1167 (6.78%) MVC
7 1057 (6.14%) PRINCE2
8 1026 (5.96%) Scrum
9 887 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 845 (4.91%) ETL
11 832 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 823 (4.78%) Time Management
13 812 (4.72%) SDLC
14 798 (4.63%) Analytics
15 704 (4.09%) Presales
16 661 (3.84%) Service Delivery
17 657 (3.82%) Software Engineering
18 624 (3.62%) Business Analysis
19 623 (3.62%) Change Management
19 623 (3.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5792 (33.64%) SQL
2 2861 (16.61%) C#
3 1814 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1452 (8.43%) T-SQL
5 808 (4.69%) Java
6 726 (4.22%) PowerShell
7 680 (3.95%) VBA
8 570 (3.31%) VB
9 504 (2.93%) VB.NET
10 395 (2.29%) C
11 315 (1.83%) C++
12 281 (1.63%) Python
13 235 (1.36%) Perl
14 230 (1.34%) PL/SQL
15 209 (1.21%) PHP
16 177 (1.03%) VBScript
17 135 (0.78%) Bash Shell
17 135 (0.78%) Shell Script
18 112 (0.65%) R
19 111 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2877 (16.71%) Degree
2 1724 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 781 (4.54%) MCSE
4 556 (3.23%) MCSA
5 548 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 535 (3.11%) Security Cleared
7 494 (2.87%) MCP
8 377 (2.19%) CCNA
9 353 (2.05%) MCITP
10 310 (1.80%) ISEB
10 310 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 300 (1.74%) SC Cleared
12 228 (1.32%) MCTS
13 190 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
14 184 (1.07%) PMI Certification
15 180 (1.05%) CCNP
16 168 (0.98%) ISTQB
17 138 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 132 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
19 131 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 869 (5.05%) SLA
2 711 (4.13%) QA
3 405 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 143 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 73 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 54 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 48 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 41 (0.24%) COBIT
9 39 (0.23%) MiFID
10 34 (0.20%) EMIR
11 24 (0.14%) P3O
12 23 (0.13%) PMBOK
13 21 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
14 20 (0.12%) Solvency II
15 17 (0.099%) SEPA
16 14 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
16 14 (0.081%) GAAP
17 12 (0.070%) TickIT
18 11 (0.064%) CRD IV
18 11 (0.064%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3652 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 1531 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 804 (4.67%) Hyper-V
4 445 (2.58%) XenApp
5 414 (2.40%) vSphere
6 206 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 204 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 197 (1.14%) XenDesktop
9 145 (0.84%) Terminal Services
10 93 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 71 (0.41%) XenServer
12 64 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
13 61 (0.35%) vCloud
14 52 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 50 (0.29%) Terminal Server
16 45 (0.26%) Firmware
17 39 (0.23%) IMail Server
18 34 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
19 33 (0.19%) ISA Server
20 32 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 587 (3.41%) SCCM
2 301 (1.75%) SCOM
3 177 (1.03%) Backup Exec
4 132 (0.77%) Puppet
5 126 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 125 (0.73%) WSUS
7 77 (0.45%) Nagios
8 67 (0.39%) SCOrch
9 58 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 54 (0.31%) SCVMM
11 53 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 50 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
13 46 (0.27%) NetBackup
14 44 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 37 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 34 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 31 (0.18%) SCSM
18 28 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
19 24 (0.14%) EdgeSight
19 24 (0.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 12873 (74.76%) Microsoft
2 2465 (14.31%) VMware
3 1568 (9.11%) Oracle
4 1417 (8.23%) Citrix
5 1254 (7.28%) Cisco
6 706 (4.10%) HP
7 615 (3.57%) SAP
8 341 (1.98%) IBM
9 308 (1.79%) Tableau
10 293 (1.70%) Dell
11 292 (1.70%) NetApp
12 289 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
13 258 (1.50%) Apple
14 253 (1.47%) EMC
15 251 (1.46%) Symantec
16 242 (1.41%) Google
17 217 (1.26%) Adobe
18 185 (1.07%) Red Hat
19 179 (1.04%) Cognos
20 168 (0.98%) Avaya
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum Benefits
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First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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