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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10512 9992 9764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.32% 9.59% 8.25%
As % of the Applications category 62.63% 63.66% 62.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 8326 8608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,410 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16785 15696 15684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.88% 15.06% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13699 13041 13655
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -1 4139 £45,000 -2.17% 525
South East +1 2515 £37,500 - 317
East of England 0 849 £37,500 - 119
Yorkshire -7 792 £32,500 - 129
North West +3 713 £34,000 -2.85% 163
South West +3 578 £34,000 +3.81% 110
West Midlands -1 521 £35,000 -6.66% 85
East Midlands -7 330 £37,500 +7.14% 51
North East -5 78 £32,500 +8.33% 22
Midlands +16 21 £45,000 -10.00% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14482 (73.89%) Microsoft
2 7231 (36.89%) Windows
3 7008 (35.76%) SQL Server
4 6836 (34.88%) SQL
5 4986 (25.44%) .NET
6 4449 (22.70%) Finance
7 4448 (22.70%) MS Office
8 4208 (21.47%) C#
9 3670 (18.73%) Active Directory
10 3272 (16.69%) Degree
11 2813 (14.35%) VMware
12 2592 (13.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 2547 (13.00%) ASP.NET
14 2425 (12.37%) MS Exchange
15 2386 (12.17%) ITIL
16 2384 (12.16%) Project Management
17 2333 (11.90%) SharePoint
18 2328 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
19 2105 (10.74%) HTML
20 2041 (10.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 2037 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
22 1995 (10.18%) T-SQL
23 1931 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
24 1930 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
25 1901 (9.70%) JavaScript
26 1768 (9.02%) Citrix
27 1759 (8.97%) Oracle
28 1743 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
29 1722 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
30 1694 (8.64%) Agile Software Development

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2425 (12.37%) MS Exchange
2 2333 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 1153 (5.88%) IIS
4 1082 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 652 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 600 (3.06%) Lync
7 421 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 415 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 385 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 354 (1.81%) CMS
11 294 (1.50%) Apache
12 277 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 268 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 265 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
15 259 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
16 208 (1.06%) SAS
17 195 (0.99%) Tomcat
18 130 (0.66%) IBM Notes
19 106 (0.54%) WebSphere
20 90 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4448 (22.70%) MS Office
2 1633 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1126 (5.75%) MS Project
4 935 (4.77%) MS Visio
5 97 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 96 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 96 (0.49%) PowerPivot
7 84 (0.43%) SPSS
8 76 (0.39%) InfoPath
9 43 (0.22%) Acrobat
10 37 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 26 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 14 (0.071%) AutoCAD
13 11 (0.056%) FrameMaker
14 10 (0.051%) InDesign
15 9 (0.046%) RoboHelp
16 7 (0.036%) Final Cut Pro
17 6 (0.031%) Open Workbench
17 6 (0.031%) PaintShop Pro
18 5 (0.026%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 720 (3.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 263 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 146 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 100 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 90 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 43 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 37 (0.19%) WebTrends
8 33 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
9 32 (0.16%) Agresso
9 32 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
10 31 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
11 29 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 27 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
13 26 (0.13%) Magento
14 25 (0.13%) SiteCatalyst
15 24 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
16 23 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
17 21 (0.11%) SAP FI
18 20 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
19 19 (0.097%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 377 (1.92%) Office 365
2 347 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 253 (1.29%) SaaS
4 108 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 94 (0.48%) IaaS
6 72 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.14%) PaaS
8 25 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 18 (0.092%) Basecamp
10 15 (0.077%) GitHub
11 13 (0.066%) Google App Engine
12 12 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.031%) Taleo
14 4 (0.020%) Force.com
15 2 (0.010%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.010%) MailChimp
15 2 (0.010%) Heroku
15 2 (0.010%) Route 53
16 1 (0.005%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1251 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 1221 (6.23%) DNS
3 1214 (6.19%) Firewall
4 1107 (5.65%) SAN
5 1045 (5.33%) LAN
6 990 (5.05%) WAN
7 847 (4.32%) Internet
8 791 (4.04%) DHCP
9 728 (3.71%) VPN
10 326 (1.66%) Wireless
11 308 (1.57%) VoIP
12 271 (1.38%) NAS
13 208 (1.06%) HTTP
13 208 (1.06%) Intranet
14 200 (1.02%) Network Security
15 172 (0.88%) Unified Communications
16 167 (0.85%) FTP
17 165 (0.84%) VLAN
18 150 (0.77%) MPLS
19 146 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7008 (35.76%) SQL Server
2 2041 (10.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2037 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1722 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1130 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1126 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1115 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
8 887 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 771 (3.93%) Relational Database
10 531 (2.71%) MySQL
11 519 (2.65%) MS Access
12 417 (2.13%) OLAP
13 351 (1.79%) Oracle Database
14 341 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 327 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
16 241 (1.23%) Data Mining
17 238 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
18 233 (1.19%) RDBMS
19 200 (1.02%) QlikView
20 156 (0.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1159 (5.91%) Visual Studio
2 848 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 250 (1.28%) NUnit
4 234 (1.19%) Subversion
5 231 (1.18%) JIRA
6 171 (0.87%) Selenium
7 120 (0.61%) Maven
8 107 (0.55%) Moq
9 106 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 102 (0.52%) Git (software)
11 97 (0.49%) MSTest
12 90 (0.46%) TeamCity
13 86 (0.44%) Eclipse
14 72 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
15 67 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
16 66 (0.34%) SpecFlow
17 65 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 62 (0.32%) Jenkins
19 59 (0.30%) Hudson
20 57 (0.29%) Ant
General
1 4449 (22.70%) Finance
2 1073 (5.47%) Marketing
3 853 (4.35%) Banking
4 766 (3.91%) Retail
5 603 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 593 (3.03%) Legal
7 520 (2.65%) Law
8 427 (2.18%) Advertising
9 267 (1.36%) Back Office
10 259 (1.32%) Publishing
11 244 (1.24%) Manufacturing
12 226 (1.15%) Investment Banking
13 196 (1.00%) Financial Institution
14 194 (0.99%) Games
15 184 (0.94%) Front Office
16 137 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 119 (0.61%) Billing
18 113 (0.58%) French Language
19 107 (0.55%) Automotive
20 99 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4467 (22.79%) Developer
2 4338 (22.13%) Analyst
3 1516 (7.74%) Consultant
4 1428 (7.29%) Support Analyst
5 1208 (6.16%) .NET Developer
6 1186 (6.05%) Support Engineer
7 857 (4.37%) Architect
8 851 (4.34%) Project Manager
9 815 (4.16%) C# Developer
10 814 (4.15%) Business Analyst
11 797 (4.07%) Administrator
12 708 (3.61%) Senior Developer
13 575 (2.93%) Software Developer
14 572 (2.92%) IT Support
15 552 (2.82%) SQL Developer
16 548 (2.80%) C# .NET Developer
17 542 (2.77%) DBA
18 537 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support
19 528 (2.69%) Applications Support
20 489 (2.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4986 (25.44%) .NET
2 2547 (13.00%) ASP.NET
3 2105 (10.74%) HTML
4 1454 (7.42%) CSS
5 1402 (7.15%) XML
6 1223 (6.24%) Web Services
7 1171 (5.97%) .NET Framework
8 1083 (5.53%) jQuery
9 1048 (5.35%) WCF
10 796 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 604 (3.08%) WPF
12 598 (3.05%) HTML5
13 516 (2.63%) Ajax
14 426 (2.17%) WinForms
15 375 (1.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 336 (1.71%) SOAP
17 313 (1.60%) XSLT
18 312 (1.59%) CSS3
19 305 (1.56%) COM
20 298 (1.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1077 (5.50%) Computer Science
2 902 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 663 (3.38%) Blackberry
4 520 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
5 477 (2.43%) Clustering
6 376 (1.92%) Replication
7 375 (1.91%) Mathematics
8 278 (1.42%) N-Tier
9 275 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 270 (1.38%) Statistics
11 251 (1.28%) NHS
12 196 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 183 (0.93%) Open Source
14 170 (0.87%) Social Media
15 163 (0.83%) Hedge funds
16 156 (0.80%) Fat Client
16 156 (0.80%) Thin Client
17 134 (0.68%) iPhone
18 131 (0.67%) iPad
19 124 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7231 (36.89%) Windows
2 2592 (13.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1743 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1576 (8.04%) Windows 7
5 1255 (6.40%) Linux
6 1205 (6.15%) Windows XP
7 950 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 652 (3.33%) UNIX
9 539 (2.75%) Windows 8
10 283 (1.44%) Windows Vista
11 264 (1.35%) Android
12 234 (1.19%) Apple iOS
13 156 (0.80%) Mac OS X
14 148 (0.76%) Windows 2000
15 146 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 94 (0.48%) Solaris
17 91 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
18 70 (0.36%) Windows Phone
19 69 (0.35%) CentOS
20 64 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2386 (12.17%) ITIL
2 2384 (12.16%) Project Management
3 1930 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1694 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
5 1450 (7.40%) CRM
6 1429 (7.29%) MVC
7 1179 (6.02%) Scrum
8 1167 (5.95%) PRINCE2
9 1077 (5.50%) Software Engineering
10 897 (4.58%) OO
11 871 (4.44%) Service Delivery
12 864 (4.41%) TDD
13 786 (4.01%) ETL
14 777 (3.96%) Time Management
15 747 (3.81%) Business Analysis
16 685 (3.50%) Migration
17 682 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
18 663 (3.38%) Analytics
19 632 (3.22%) E-Commerce
20 617 (3.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6836 (34.88%) SQL
2 4208 (21.47%) C#
3 1995 (10.18%) T-SQL
4 1901 (9.70%) JavaScript
5 1073 (5.47%) Java
6 821 (4.19%) VB.NET
7 732 (3.73%) VB
8 725 (3.70%) VBA
9 634 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 553 (2.82%) C++
11 532 (2.71%) C
12 345 (1.76%) PHP
13 255 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 235 (1.20%) Perl
15 221 (1.13%) Python
16 204 (1.04%) VBScript
17 161 (0.82%) VB6
18 160 (0.82%) Ruby
19 150 (0.77%) Shell Script
20 100 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3272 (16.69%) Degree
2 2328 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1054 (5.38%) MCSE
4 797 (4.07%) MCITP
5 675 (3.44%) Security Cleared
6 648 (3.31%) MCP
7 576 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 453 (2.31%) MCSA
9 417 (2.13%) CCNA
10 409 (2.09%) SC Cleared
11 331 (1.69%) MCTS
12 325 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 299 (1.53%) ISEB
14 293 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
15 203 (1.04%) PMI Certification
16 197 (1.01%) CCNP
17 176 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 158 (0.81%) PMP
19 152 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
20 123 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1025 (5.23%) SLA
2 882 (4.50%) QA
3 181 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 133 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 98 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 81 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 47 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 35 (0.18%) TickIT
9 31 (0.16%) HL7
10 20 (0.10%) COBIT
10 20 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 19 (0.097%) ISO 9000
12 15 (0.077%) P3O
13 14 (0.071%) GPG13
13 14 (0.071%) GCP
14 13 (0.066%) GAMP
15 11 (0.056%) EMIR
15 11 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
15 11 (0.056%) Basel III
16 9 (0.046%) Basel II
System Software
1 3670 (18.73%) Active Directory
2 1931 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 991 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 636 (3.25%) vSphere
5 575 (2.93%) XenApp
6 374 (1.91%) VMware ESX
7 264 (1.35%) Terminal Services
8 260 (1.33%) XenDesktop
9 210 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
10 176 (0.90%) XenServer
11 158 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
12 91 (0.46%) UAG
13 87 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
14 64 (0.33%) vCloud
15 63 (0.32%) VMware Server
16 54 (0.28%) ISA Server
17 49 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 48 (0.24%) Terminal Server
19 46 (0.23%) NFS
20 42 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 719 (3.67%) SCCM
2 419 (2.14%) SCOM
3 261 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 211 (1.08%) WSUS
5 135 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 110 (0.56%) Nagios
7 107 (0.55%) Puppet
8 100 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
9 93 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
10 87 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
11 85 (0.43%) NetBackup
12 83 (0.42%) SCVMM
12 83 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 43 (0.22%) Tivoli
14 39 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 36 (0.18%) SCOrch
15 36 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 35 (0.18%) MOM
17 34 (0.17%) Foglight
18 30 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14482 (73.89%) Microsoft
2 2813 (14.35%) VMware
3 1768 (9.02%) Citrix
4 1759 (8.97%) Oracle
5 1423 (7.26%) Cisco
6 901 (4.60%) HP
7 691 (3.53%) SAP
8 492 (2.51%) Business Objects
9 404 (2.06%) Symantec
10 398 (2.03%) IBM
11 370 (1.89%) NetApp
12 360 (1.84%) Dell
13 311 (1.59%) EMC
14 305 (1.56%) Apple
15 303 (1.55%) Cognos
16 278 (1.42%) Google
17 260 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
18 225 (1.15%) Adobe
19 220 (1.12%) CheckPoint
20 195 (0.99%) Red Hat
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £30,000 + Company Vehicle
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits including bonus, 23 da
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £35,704 to £37,586 with further progression based on merit
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago