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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 9402 10389 9804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.43% 9.47% 9.63%
As % of the Applications category 63.71% 62.07% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7742 8718 8208
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
14757 16737 15710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.81% 15.26% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11982 13759 13048
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 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 3524 £47,500 - 522
South East 0 2361 £37,500 - 329
East of England +2 810 £37,500 - 107
Yorkshire +1 754 £36,500 +12.30% 104
North West -3 596 £34,000 -2.85% 182
South West -4 515 £35,000 +4.47% 101
West Midlands -4 467 £35,000 -6.66% 102
East Midlands +2 309 £32,500 -13.33% 48
North East -2 76 £32,500 +0.38% 28
Midlands +6 35 £44,000 -2.22% 5
South Coast - 2 - -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14303 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 7068 (36.55%) Windows
3 6407 (33.13%) SQL Server
4 6381 (32.99%) SQL
5 4947 (25.58%) MS Office
6 4330 (22.39%) Finance
7 4053 (20.96%) .NET
8 3914 (20.24%) Active Directory
9 3467 (17.93%) C#
10 3195 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
11 3106 (16.06%) Degree
12 2808 (14.52%) VMware
13 2775 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
14 2711 (14.02%) ITIL
15 2451 (12.67%) Project Management
16 2344 (12.12%) MS Exchange
17 2207 (11.41%) ASP.NET
18 2191 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
19 2149 (11.11%) HTML
20 2104 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
21 2051 (10.60%) SharePoint
22 1972 (10.20%) JavaScript
22 1972 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
23 1939 (10.03%) Microsoft Certification
24 1771 (9.16%) Citrix
25 1757 (9.08%) Windows 7
26 1721 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 1716 (8.87%) MS PowerPoint
28 1692 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
29 1690 (8.74%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2344 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 2051 (10.60%) SharePoint
3 1090 (5.64%) IIS
4 1058 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 609 (3.15%) Lync
6 512 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 498 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 343 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 321 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 294 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 279 (1.44%) SAS
12 268 (1.39%) CMS
13 267 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 260 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
15 214 (1.11%) Apache
16 164 (0.85%) Tomcat
17 120 (0.62%) WebSphere
18 98 (0.51%) JBoss
19 87 (0.45%) WorkSite
20 82 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4947 (25.58%) MS Office
2 1716 (8.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1183 (6.12%) MS Project
4 993 (5.13%) MS Visio
5 189 (0.98%) PowerPivot
6 146 (0.75%) Photoshop
7 143 (0.74%) SPSS
8 140 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
9 83 (0.43%) InfoPath
10 44 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 37 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 35 (0.18%) AutoCAD
13 31 (0.16%) Acrobat
14 23 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
15 15 (0.078%) Fireworks
16 13 (0.067%) SOLIDWORKS
17 12 (0.062%) FastStats
17 12 (0.062%) FrameMaker
18 9 (0.047%) RoboHelp
18 9 (0.047%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 725 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 236 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 158 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 74 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 70 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 50 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 43 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
8 37 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 36 (0.19%) SAP SD
10 32 (0.17%) SAP Business One
10 32 (0.17%) SAP CRM
11 31 (0.16%) SAP FI
12 29 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
13 28 (0.14%) Primavera
14 25 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
14 25 (0.13%) Sage 200
15 23 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
15 23 (0.12%) SAP CO
15 23 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
16 22 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 725 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 677 (3.50%) Office 365
3 428 (2.21%) SaaS
4 360 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
5 156 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 119 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 113 (0.58%) IaaS
8 62 (0.32%) PaaS
9 36 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 34 (0.18%) Google Apps
11 29 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 29 (0.15%) GitHub
12 27 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (0.12%) Yammer
14 13 (0.067%) Dropbox
15 12 (0.062%) Basecamp
16 7 (0.036%) Taleo
16 7 (0.036%) Google Drive
16 7 (0.036%) Symantec.cloud
16 7 (0.036%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1366 (7.06%) Firewall
2 1353 (7.00%) DNS
3 1280 (6.62%) TCP/IP
4 1066 (5.51%) LAN
5 1064 (5.50%) SAN
6 1044 (5.40%) WAN
7 904 (4.67%) DHCP
8 794 (4.11%) VPN
9 723 (3.74%) Internet
10 523 (2.70%) VoIP
11 368 (1.90%) Wireless
12 277 (1.43%) Network Security
13 233 (1.20%) NAS
14 219 (1.13%) VLAN
15 216 (1.12%) Intranet
16 177 (0.92%) MPLS
17 174 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
18 160 (0.83%) SSL
19 156 (0.81%) SMTP
20 154 (0.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6407 (33.13%) SQL Server
2 1721 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1609 (8.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1406 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1108 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1092 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
7 785 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 775 (4.01%) Relational Database
9 557 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 466 (2.41%) MySQL
11 430 (2.22%) MS Access
12 321 (1.66%) Data Mining
13 309 (1.60%) Oracle Database
14 305 (1.58%) Big Data
15 293 (1.51%) RDBMS
16 255 (1.32%) QlikView
17 244 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 238 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
19 202 (1.04%) OLAP
20 200 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1030 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 888 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 295 (1.53%) JIRA
4 240 (1.24%) NUnit
5 223 (1.15%) Subversion
6 198 (1.02%) Selenium
7 185 (0.96%) Git (software)
8 145 (0.75%) Moq
9 139 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 137 (0.71%) ReSharper
11 126 (0.65%) TeamCity
12 100 (0.52%) Eclipse
13 97 (0.50%) SpecFlow
14 86 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
15 76 (0.39%) Jenkins
15 76 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 74 (0.38%) SoapUI
17 57 (0.29%) Rhino Mocks
18 51 (0.26%) Maven
19 49 (0.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 4330 (22.39%) Finance
2 1066 (5.51%) Retail
3 1029 (5.32%) Marketing
4 960 (4.96%) Banking
5 759 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 663 (3.43%) Legal
7 436 (2.25%) Law
8 382 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 334 (1.73%) Advertising
10 268 (1.39%) Back Office
11 251 (1.30%) Publishing
12 234 (1.21%) Front Office
13 212 (1.10%) Games
14 174 (0.90%) Billing
15 159 (0.82%) Investment Banking
16 155 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
16 155 (0.80%) Financial Institution
17 126 (0.65%) Aerospace
18 96 (0.50%) Electronics
19 87 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4695 (24.28%) Analyst
2 3919 (20.26%) Developer
3 1470 (7.60%) Support Analyst
4 1345 (6.95%) Support Engineer
5 1251 (6.47%) Consultant
6 1110 (5.74%) .NET Developer
7 924 (4.78%) C# Developer
8 904 (4.67%) Project Manager
9 818 (4.23%) Administrator
10 737 (3.81%) Architect
11 733 (3.79%) Business Analyst
12 731 (3.78%) IT Support
13 651 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 628 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
15 625 (3.23%) Senior Developer
16 595 (3.08%) Service Analyst
17 574 (2.97%) Applications Support
18 561 (2.90%) Service Desk Analyst
19 552 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 550 (2.84%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4053 (20.96%) .NET
2 2207 (11.41%) ASP.NET
3 2149 (11.11%) HTML
4 1539 (7.96%) CSS
5 1127 (5.83%) .NET Framework
6 1106 (5.72%) XML
7 1006 (5.20%) jQuery
8 985 (5.09%) Web Services
9 846 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 768 (3.97%) WCF
11 712 (3.68%) HTML5
12 519 (2.68%) Entity Framework
13 496 (2.56%) Ajax
14 344 (1.78%) WPF
15 326 (1.69%) AngularJS
16 325 (1.68%) SOAP
17 303 (1.57%) CSS3
18 284 (1.47%) REST
19 280 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
20 260 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2775 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1077 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 984 (5.09%) Management Information System
4 647 (3.35%) Blackberry
5 462 (2.39%) Mathematics
6 428 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 424 (2.19%) Clustering
8 352 (1.82%) User Experience
9 329 (1.70%) Replication
10 309 (1.60%) Statistics
11 304 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 249 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 231 (1.19%) Mobile App
14 206 (1.07%) NHS
15 205 (1.06%) Open Source
16 189 (0.98%) Social Media
17 173 (0.89%) Fat Client
17 173 (0.89%) Thin Client
18 168 (0.87%) Hedge funds
19 159 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7068 (36.55%) Windows
2 2191 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1757 (9.08%) Windows 7
4 1692 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1327 (6.86%) Linux
6 1012 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 888 (4.59%) Windows XP
8 737 (3.81%) Windows 8
9 700 (3.62%) UNIX
10 414 (2.14%) Android
11 313 (1.62%) Apple iOS
12 281 (1.45%) Windows Vista
13 186 (0.96%) Mac OS X
14 172 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 140 (0.72%) Solaris
16 96 (0.50%) CentOS
17 63 (0.33%) AIX
18 62 (0.32%) Mac OS
19 52 (0.27%) Windows 2000
20 49 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3195 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2711 (14.02%) ITIL
3 2451 (12.67%) Project Management
4 2104 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1487 (7.69%) MVC
6 1441 (7.45%) CRM
7 1123 (5.81%) PRINCE2
8 1050 (5.43%) Scrum
9 973 (5.03%) Time Management
10 880 (4.55%) Service Delivery
11 870 (4.50%) Analytics
12 832 (4.30%) OO
13 825 (4.27%) Change Management
14 806 (4.17%) Software Engineering
15 758 (3.92%) TDD
16 739 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 727 (3.76%) Mentoring
18 718 (3.71%) Data Analysis
19 716 (3.70%) Service Management
20 671 (3.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6381 (32.99%) SQL
2 3467 (17.93%) C#
3 1972 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 1651 (8.54%) T-SQL
5 944 (4.88%) Java
6 822 (4.25%) PowerShell
7 714 (3.69%) VBA
8 532 (2.75%) VB.NET
9 519 (2.68%) VB
10 387 (2.00%) C
11 294 (1.52%) C++
12 281 (1.45%) PL/SQL
13 257 (1.33%) Perl
14 233 (1.20%) PHP
15 222 (1.15%) Python
16 179 (0.93%) VBScript
17 102 (0.53%) VB6
18 99 (0.51%) Shell Script
19 79 (0.41%) Bash Shell
20 71 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 3106 (16.06%) Degree
2 1939 (10.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 999 (5.17%) MCSE
4 772 (3.99%) Security Cleared
5 710 (3.67%) MCP
6 627 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
7 540 (2.79%) MCITP
8 477 (2.47%) MCSA
9 471 (2.44%) SC Cleared
10 468 (2.42%) CCNA
11 327 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 325 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
13 283 (1.46%) ISEB
14 258 (1.33%) PMI Certification
15 211 (1.09%) MCTS
16 202 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
17 193 (1.00%) CCNP
18 190 (0.98%) DV Cleared
19 185 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 182 (0.94%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1067 (5.52%) SLA
2 810 (4.19%) QA
3 174 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 102 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 82 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 74 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 52 (0.27%) COBIT
8 35 (0.18%) PMBOK
9 30 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 27 (0.14%) CRD IV
11 21 (0.11%) Basel II
12 18 (0.093%) ISO 9000
13 17 (0.088%) Basel III
14 14 (0.072%) EMIR
14 14 (0.072%) MiFID
14 14 (0.072%) ISO 14001
15 8 (0.041%) P3O
16 6 (0.031%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.031%) HL7
16 6 (0.031%) TickIT
System Software
1 3914 (20.24%) Active Directory
2 1972 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1123 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 619 (3.20%) XenApp
5 478 (2.47%) vSphere
6 269 (1.39%) XenDesktop
7 247 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 220 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
9 179 (0.93%) Terminal Services
10 170 (0.88%) XenServer
11 118 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 104 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 63 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 55 (0.28%) Terminal Server
15 52 (0.27%) VMware Server
16 47 (0.24%) vCloud
17 45 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
18 42 (0.22%) NFS
19 39 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 31 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 756 (3.91%) SCCM
2 359 (1.86%) SCOM
3 248 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 135 (0.70%) WSUS
5 126 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 108 (0.56%) Nagios
7 79 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 75 (0.39%) Puppet
9 74 (0.38%) Tivoli
10 67 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
11 60 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 59 (0.31%) NetBackup
13 51 (0.26%) SCVMM
14 44 (0.23%) OpenView
15 40 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 37 (0.19%) Cacti
17 34 (0.18%) EdgeSight
17 34 (0.18%) Icinga
18 32 (0.17%) SCOrch
19 30 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14303 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 2808 (14.52%) VMware
3 1771 (9.16%) Citrix
4 1690 (8.74%) Cisco
5 1682 (8.70%) Oracle
6 948 (4.90%) HP
7 703 (3.63%) SAP
8 392 (2.03%) IBM
9 389 (2.01%) Apple
10 357 (1.85%) Symantec
11 355 (1.84%) NetApp
12 330 (1.71%) Dell
13 324 (1.68%) Business Objects
14 305 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
15 290 (1.50%) Google
16 278 (1.44%) EMC
17 271 (1.40%) Juniper
18 261 (1.35%) Red Hat
19 254 (1.31%) Cognos
20 241 (1.25%) Adobe
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