The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10734 9661 9657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.80% 9.49% 8.68%
As % of the Applications category 64.36% 63.26% 62.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8768 8168 8499
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16678 15273 15529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.23% 15.00% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13505 12724 13491
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £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 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 4027 £45,000 - 439
South East +2 2760 £37,500 - 322
East of England 0 862 £38,500 -3.75% 101
North West +3 739 £33,926 +6.85% 113
Yorkshire -5 736 £33,000 +10.00% 111
South West +2 639 £35,000 - 80
West Midlands +1 578 £35,500 +1.42% 91
East Midlands -7 292 £35,000 - 66
North East +6 91 £30,500 -10.29% 39
Midlands -6 2 £46,250 -11.90% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15405 (72.93%) Microsoft
2 7628 (36.11%) Windows
3 7263 (34.39%) SQL Server
4 7078 (33.51%) SQL
5 5205 (24.64%) MS Office
6 5063 (23.97%) .NET
7 4929 (23.34%) Finance
8 4311 (20.41%) C#
9 3995 (18.91%) Active Directory
10 3662 (17.34%) Degree
11 2867 (13.57%) VMware
12 2752 (13.03%) ASP.NET
13 2698 (12.77%) ITIL
14 2573 (12.18%) MS Exchange
15 2532 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
16 2503 (11.85%) SharePoint
17 2458 (11.64%) Project Management
18 2401 (11.37%) HTML
19 2367 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
20 2190 (10.37%) JavaScript
21 2141 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 2022 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
23 1997 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
24 1952 (9.24%) T-SQL
25 1906 (9.02%) Oracle
26 1858 (8.80%) Citrix
27 1854 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
28 1850 (8.76%) MS PowerPoint
29 1801 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
30 1798 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2573 (12.18%) MS Exchange
2 2503 (11.85%) SharePoint
3 1222 (5.79%) IIS
4 1176 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 724 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 629 (2.98%) Lync
7 457 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 431 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 414 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 360 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
11 325 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 323 (1.53%) CMS
13 312 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 271 (1.28%) Apache
15 237 (1.12%) Tomcat
16 228 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
17 210 (0.99%) SAS
18 130 (0.62%) MS Project Server
19 115 (0.54%) Umbraco
20 113 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 5205 (24.64%) MS Office
2 1850 (8.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1223 (5.79%) MS Project
4 991 (4.69%) MS Visio
5 157 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
6 115 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 115 (0.54%) PowerPivot
7 98 (0.46%) SPSS
8 56 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 52 (0.25%) InfoPath
10 35 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
11 34 (0.16%) Acrobat
12 18 (0.085%) AutoCAD
13 17 (0.080%) InDesign
14 11 (0.052%) FastStats
15 9 (0.043%) Final Cut Pro
16 8 (0.038%) FrameMaker
17 7 (0.033%) Maya
17 7 (0.033%) 3ds Max
17 7 (0.033%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 798 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 298 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 272 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 125 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 90 (0.43%) Fredhopper
6 69 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
7 64 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
8 52 (0.25%) WebTrends
9 40 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
10 39 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
11 38 (0.18%) SAP BPC
12 37 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
12 37 (0.18%) HFM
12 37 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
13 32 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
14 31 (0.15%) Magento
15 30 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
15 30 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 28 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
17 26 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 470 (2.23%) Office 365
2 394 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 322 (1.52%) SaaS
4 104 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 88 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 79 (0.37%) IaaS
7 40 (0.19%) PaaS
8 32 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (0.14%) Google Apps
10 26 (0.12%) GitHub
11 16 (0.076%) Basecamp
12 13 (0.062%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.047%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.028%) Heroku
15 3 (0.014%) Taleo
16 2 (0.009%) Route 53
16 2 (0.009%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.009%) SuccessFactors
16 2 (0.009%) IBM SmartCloud
17 1 (0.005%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1331 (6.30%) TCP/IP
2 1316 (6.23%) DNS
3 1208 (5.72%) Firewall
4 1132 (5.36%) SAN
5 1014 (4.80%) LAN
6 976 (4.62%) Internet
7 939 (4.45%) WAN
8 877 (4.15%) DHCP
9 746 (3.53%) VPN
10 351 (1.66%) Wireless
11 324 (1.53%) VoIP
12 291 (1.38%) NAS
13 232 (1.10%) Intranet
14 226 (1.07%) HTTP
15 203 (0.96%) Network Security
16 164 (0.78%) VLAN
17 161 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
18 148 (0.70%) Unified Communications
19 146 (0.69%) FTP
20 145 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7263 (34.39%) SQL Server
2 2141 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1801 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1798 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1214 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1134 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 922 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 827 (3.92%) Relational Database
9 825 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 679 (3.21%) MySQL
11 499 (2.36%) MS Access
12 374 (1.77%) Oracle Database
13 371 (1.76%) OLAP
14 351 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
15 313 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 289 (1.37%) Data Mining
17 279 (1.32%) RDBMS
18 272 (1.29%) QlikView
19 212 (1.00%) Big Data
20 170 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1257 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 903 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 300 (1.42%) Subversion
4 254 (1.20%) NUnit
4 254 (1.20%) JIRA
5 182 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 180 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 139 (0.66%) Selenium
8 138 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 123 (0.58%) Moq
10 102 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 98 (0.46%) Maven
12 97 (0.46%) Jenkins
13 93 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
14 83 (0.39%) Ant
15 82 (0.39%) SpecFlow
16 80 (0.38%) MSTest
17 73 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
18 71 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
19 69 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 4929 (23.34%) Finance
2 1203 (5.70%) Marketing
3 975 (4.62%) Retail
4 841 (3.98%) Banking
5 711 (3.37%) Legal
6 708 (3.35%) Telecoms
7 657 (3.11%) Advertising
8 474 (2.24%) Law
9 300 (1.42%) Back Office
10 282 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 259 (1.23%) Front Office
12 240 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 239 (1.13%) Publishing
14 210 (0.99%) Games
15 192 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 166 (0.79%) Financial Institution
17 164 (0.78%) French Language
18 147 (0.70%) German Language
19 132 (0.62%) Electronics
20 114 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5021 (23.77%) Analyst
2 4825 (22.84%) Developer
3 1614 (7.64%) Support Analyst
4 1502 (7.11%) Consultant
5 1393 (6.60%) Support Engineer
6 1295 (6.13%) .NET Developer
7 924 (4.37%) Project Manager
8 898 (4.25%) Administrator
9 897 (4.25%) C# Developer
10 834 (3.95%) Business Analyst
11 818 (3.87%) Architect
12 813 (3.85%) Senior Developer
13 666 (3.15%) IT Support
14 663 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
15 659 (3.12%) Software Developer
16 578 (2.74%) Applications Support
17 575 (2.72%) DBA
18 561 (2.66%) C# .NET Developer
19 521 (2.47%) SQL Developer
20 507 (2.40%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5063 (23.97%) .NET
2 2752 (13.03%) ASP.NET
3 2401 (11.37%) HTML
4 1716 (8.12%) CSS
5 1608 (7.61%) XML
6 1276 (6.04%) Web Services
7 1200 (5.68%) jQuery
8 1158 (5.48%) .NET Framework
9 1049 (4.97%) WCF
10 893 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 676 (3.20%) HTML5
12 628 (2.97%) WPF
13 554 (2.62%) Ajax
14 500 (2.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 386 (1.83%) SOAP
16 379 (1.79%) WinForms
17 351 (1.66%) CSS3
18 328 (1.55%) LINQ
19 309 (1.46%) XSLT
20 303 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1194 (5.65%) Computer Science
2 946 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 736 (3.48%) Blackberry
4 468 (2.22%) Clustering
5 428 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 412 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 333 (1.58%) Replication
8 284 (1.34%) Mobile App
9 274 (1.30%) Statistics
10 234 (1.11%) Open Source
11 229 (1.08%) N-Tier
12 218 (1.03%) Social Media
13 207 (0.98%) Client/Server
14 196 (0.93%) Visualisation
15 193 (0.91%) NHS
16 183 (0.87%) Hedge funds
17 156 (0.74%) iPhone
18 142 (0.67%) PMI
19 136 (0.64%) Thin Client
19 136 (0.64%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7628 (36.11%) Windows
2 2532 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1726 (8.17%) Windows 7
4 1510 (7.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1276 (6.04%) Linux
6 1261 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 1211 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 655 (3.10%) UNIX
9 604 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 306 (1.45%) Windows Vista
11 283 (1.34%) Android
12 250 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 163 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 138 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 111 (0.53%) Windows 2000
16 103 (0.49%) Solaris
17 82 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
18 76 (0.36%) Mac OS
19 69 (0.33%) CentOS
20 62 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2698 (12.77%) ITIL
2 2458 (11.64%) Project Management
3 2022 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1854 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1593 (7.54%) CRM
6 1476 (6.99%) MVC
7 1283 (6.07%) PRINCE2
8 1151 (5.45%) Scrum
9 1024 (4.85%) Software Engineering
10 945 (4.47%) OO
11 911 (4.31%) E-Commerce
12 883 (4.18%) TDD
13 850 (4.02%) ETL
14 849 (4.02%) Service Delivery
15 828 (3.92%) Business Analysis
16 824 (3.90%) Time Management
17 730 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 727 (3.44%) Migration
19 714 (3.38%) Analytics
20 692 (3.28%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7078 (33.51%) SQL
2 4311 (20.41%) C#
3 2190 (10.37%) JavaScript
4 1952 (9.24%) T-SQL
5 1251 (5.92%) Java
6 876 (4.15%) VB.NET
7 777 (3.68%) VBA
8 715 (3.39%) VB
9 682 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 565 (2.67%) C++
11 511 (2.42%) C
12 411 (1.95%) PHP
13 259 (1.23%) Perl
14 255 (1.21%) Python
15 239 (1.13%) VBScript
16 215 (1.02%) PL/SQL
17 158 (0.75%) Ruby
18 140 (0.66%) VB6
19 128 (0.61%) Bash Shell
20 119 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3662 (17.34%) Degree
2 2367 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 1145 (5.42%) MCSE
4 846 (4.01%) MCITP
5 762 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 673 (3.19%) MCP
7 632 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
8 539 (2.55%) MCSA
9 475 (2.25%) CCNA
10 409 (1.94%) SC Cleared
11 365 (1.73%) MCTS
12 349 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
13 327 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 317 (1.50%) ISEB
15 250 (1.18%) PMI Certification
16 226 (1.07%) CCNP
17 203 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
18 177 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 143 (0.68%) CCA
20 140 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1072 (5.08%) SLA
2 809 (3.83%) QA
3 190 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 166 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 118 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 67 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 51 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 45 (0.21%) COBIT
9 30 (0.14%) HL7
10 27 (0.13%) TickIT
11 24 (0.11%) GCP
11 24 (0.11%) ISO 9000
12 17 (0.080%) Basel II
13 15 (0.071%) GAMP
14 14 (0.066%) EMIR
15 10 (0.047%) MiFID
15 10 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
15 10 (0.047%) P3O
16 9 (0.043%) 21 CFR Part 11
17 7 (0.033%) GMP
System Software
1 3995 (18.91%) Active Directory
2 1997 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1066 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 624 (2.95%) XenApp
5 530 (2.51%) vSphere
6 330 (1.56%) VMware ESX
7 326 (1.54%) XenDesktop
8 214 (1.01%) Terminal Services
9 196 (0.93%) XenServer
10 190 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
11 179 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 98 (0.46%) UAG
13 86 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
14 80 (0.38%) NFS
15 63 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 56 (0.27%) vCloud
17 49 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 48 (0.23%) ISA Server
19 43 (0.20%) IMail Server
20 40 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 790 (3.74%) SCCM
2 355 (1.68%) SCOM
3 338 (1.60%) Backup Exec
4 227 (1.07%) WSUS
5 158 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 109 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 104 (0.49%) Puppet
8 102 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
9 101 (0.48%) Nagios
10 99 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
11 85 (0.40%) SCVMM
12 76 (0.36%) NetBackup
13 49 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
14 44 (0.21%) SCOrch
15 38 (0.18%) Tivoli
16 37 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
17 35 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
18 33 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 30 (0.14%) ARCserve
20 28 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 15405 (72.93%) Microsoft
2 2867 (13.57%) VMware
3 1906 (9.02%) Oracle
4 1858 (8.80%) Citrix
5 1531 (7.25%) Cisco
6 982 (4.65%) HP
7 733 (3.47%) SAP
8 492 (2.33%) Symantec
9 424 (2.01%) IBM
10 415 (1.96%) Business Objects
11 397 (1.88%) Dell
12 376 (1.78%) EMC
13 361 (1.71%) Apple
14 342 (1.62%) NetApp
15 337 (1.60%) Cognos
16 335 (1.59%) Google
17 287 (1.36%) Adobe
18 256 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
19 214 (1.01%) CheckPoint
20 213 (1.01%) Red Hat
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £13000 per annum + 6 monthly bonus
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £34k - 41k per year
Posted: 45 minutes ago
West Malling, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + + Overtime + Team Bonus available
Posted: 49 minutes ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, 25 days
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Camberley, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £50,000
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago