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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 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 9578 10723 9871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.30% 9.56% 9.60%
As % of the Applications category 63.50% 62.12% 62.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7959 8891 8361
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
15083 17263 15742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.64% 15.40% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12315 14115 13096
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 £60,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +1 3528 £47,500 - 426
South East 0 2361 £38,250 +2.00% 294
East of England +2 855 £37,500 -1.31% 90
Yorkshire +1 770 £37,125 +14.23% 115
North West -3 615 £35,000 - 151
South West -3 537 £33,875 -3.21% 91
West Midlands -3 533 £36,500 -2.01% 115
East Midlands +7 310 £35,000 - 41
North East -12 68 £30,750 -0.80% 28
Midlands +10 37 £44,000 -2.22% 2
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 14478 (73.94%) Microsoft
2 7104 (36.28%) Windows
3 6590 (33.66%) SQL Server
4 6585 (33.63%) SQL
5 5001 (25.54%) MS Office
6 4418 (22.56%) Finance
7 4076 (20.82%) .NET
8 3805 (19.43%) Active Directory
9 3476 (17.75%) C#
10 3268 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
11 3207 (16.38%) Degree
12 2891 (14.76%) VMware
13 2785 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
14 2744 (14.01%) ITIL
15 2466 (12.59%) Project Management
16 2276 (11.62%) MS Exchange
17 2219 (11.33%) HTML
18 2175 (11.11%) ASP.NET
19 2145 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 2076 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
21 2071 (10.58%) JavaScript
22 2015 (10.29%) SharePoint
23 1999 (10.21%) VMware Infrastructure
24 1934 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
25 1795 (9.17%) Citrix
26 1756 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 1752 (8.95%) MS PowerPoint
28 1749 (8.93%) Oracle
29 1723 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
30 1720 (8.78%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2276 (11.62%) MS Exchange
2 2015 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 1088 (5.56%) IIS
4 1041 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 540 (2.76%) Lync
6 522 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 454 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 330 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 291 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
10 285 (1.46%) SAS
11 284 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 281 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 247 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 244 (1.25%) CMS
15 194 (0.99%) Apache
16 163 (0.83%) Tomcat
17 137 (0.70%) WebSphere
18 96 (0.49%) JBoss
19 94 (0.48%) WorkSite
20 79 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5001 (25.54%) MS Office
2 1752 (8.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1198 (6.12%) MS Project
4 974 (4.97%) MS Visio
5 227 (1.16%) PowerPivot
6 142 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 140 (0.71%) SPSS
8 138 (0.70%) Photoshop
9 68 (0.35%) InfoPath
10 42 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 34 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
12 33 (0.17%) AutoCAD
13 31 (0.16%) Acrobat
14 25 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
15 15 (0.077%) Fireworks
16 14 (0.071%) SOLIDWORKS
17 13 (0.066%) FastStats
18 11 (0.056%) FrameMaker
19 9 (0.046%) InDesign
20 8 (0.041%) Stata
Business Applications
1 745 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 215 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 153 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 73 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 59 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 59 (0.30%) SAP ERP
6 45 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
7 37 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 31 (0.16%) SAP Business One
8 31 (0.16%) Primavera
9 30 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
9 30 (0.15%) Sage 200
10 29 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
11 28 (0.14%) SAP SD
12 26 (0.13%) SAP CRM
13 24 (0.12%) SAP FI
13 24 (0.12%) Agresso
14 23 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
15 22 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
16 21 (0.11%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 781 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 688 (3.51%) Office 365
3 421 (2.15%) SaaS
4 372 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 150 (0.77%) Google Analytics
6 129 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 119 (0.61%) IaaS
8 70 (0.36%) PaaS
9 38 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 31 (0.16%) Google Apps
11 28 (0.14%) GitHub
12 24 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (0.11%) Yammer
14 21 (0.11%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.066%) Dropbox
16 12 (0.061%) Basecamp
17 9 (0.046%) Force.com
18 7 (0.036%) Google Drive
18 7 (0.036%) Symantec.cloud
18 7 (0.036%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1341 (6.85%) DNS
2 1315 (6.72%) Firewall
3 1287 (6.57%) TCP/IP
4 1071 (5.47%) LAN
5 1040 (5.31%) WAN
6 1025 (5.23%) SAN
7 895 (4.57%) DHCP
8 771 (3.94%) VPN
9 679 (3.47%) Internet
10 502 (2.56%) VoIP
11 361 (1.84%) Wireless
12 259 (1.32%) Network Security
13 205 (1.05%) Intranet
14 203 (1.04%) NAS
15 184 (0.94%) VLAN
16 180 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
17 178 (0.91%) HTTP
18 167 (0.85%) SMTP
19 157 (0.80%) MPLS
20 155 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6590 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 1756 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1673 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1427 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1151 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1125 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
7 788 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 759 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 539 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 440 (2.25%) MySQL
11 412 (2.10%) MS Access
12 307 (1.57%) Oracle Database
13 306 (1.56%) Big Data
14 288 (1.47%) Data Mining
15 280 (1.43%) RDBMS
16 258 (1.32%) QlikView
17 245 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 230 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
19 219 (1.12%) NoSQL
20 204 (1.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1036 (5.29%) Visual Studio
2 923 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 317 (1.62%) JIRA
4 260 (1.33%) NUnit
5 235 (1.20%) Subversion
6 221 (1.13%) Selenium
7 202 (1.03%) Git (software)
8 148 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 145 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 125 (0.64%) Moq
11 121 (0.62%) ReSharper
12 98 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 83 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 83 (0.42%) Jenkins
14 78 (0.40%) SpecFlow
15 75 (0.38%) HP UFT
16 60 (0.31%) MSBuild
17 53 (0.27%) MSTest
18 52 (0.27%) SoapUI
19 51 (0.26%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4418 (22.56%) Finance
2 1069 (5.46%) Retail
3 999 (5.10%) Marketing
4 968 (4.94%) Banking
5 792 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 656 (3.35%) Legal
7 454 (2.32%) Law
8 393 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 316 (1.61%) Advertising
10 311 (1.59%) Back Office
11 281 (1.44%) Publishing
12 265 (1.35%) Front Office
13 178 (0.91%) Games
14 155 (0.79%) Billing
15 151 (0.77%) Investment Banking
16 143 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 132 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
18 112 (0.57%) Electronics
19 110 (0.56%) Aerospace
20 89 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4713 (24.07%) Analyst
2 4006 (20.46%) Developer
3 1481 (7.56%) Support Analyst
4 1317 (6.73%) Support Engineer
5 1223 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1193 (6.09%) .NET Developer
7 941 (4.81%) C# Developer
8 899 (4.59%) Project Manager
9 865 (4.42%) Administrator
10 798 (4.08%) Architect
11 718 (3.67%) Business Analyst
12 693 (3.54%) IT Support
13 684 (3.49%) Senior Developer
13 684 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
14 626 (3.20%) Applications Support
15 603 (3.08%) DBA
16 598 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
17 588 (3.00%) Service Analyst
18 559 (2.85%) Junior
19 555 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4076 (20.82%) .NET
2 2219 (11.33%) HTML
3 2175 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1586 (8.10%) CSS
5 1150 (5.87%) XML
6 1143 (5.84%) .NET Framework
7 1035 (5.29%) Web Services
8 1031 (5.27%) jQuery
9 899 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 782 (3.99%) WCF
11 682 (3.48%) HTML5
12 538 (2.75%) Entity Framework
13 468 (2.39%) Ajax
14 349 (1.78%) AngularJS
15 334 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
16 309 (1.58%) SOAP
17 305 (1.56%) CSS3
18 298 (1.52%) WPF
19 297 (1.52%) REST
20 268 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2785 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1147 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 1011 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 901 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 609 (3.11%) Blackberry
6 471 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 433 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 433 (2.21%) Clustering
8 361 (1.84%) Replication
9 342 (1.75%) User Experience
10 300 (1.53%) Visualisation
11 295 (1.51%) Statistics
12 261 (1.33%) Client/Server
13 218 (1.11%) Mobile App
14 200 (1.02%) Hedge funds
15 189 (0.97%) NHS
16 188 (0.96%) Social Media
17 165 (0.84%) N-Tier
18 164 (0.84%) Thin Client
18 164 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7104 (36.28%) Windows
2 2145 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 1723 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 1710 (8.73%) Windows 7
5 1354 (6.91%) Linux
6 959 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 831 (4.24%) Windows XP
8 774 (3.95%) Windows 8
9 702 (3.59%) UNIX
10 412 (2.10%) Android
11 296 (1.51%) Apple iOS
12 271 (1.38%) Windows Vista
13 201 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 197 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 150 (0.77%) Solaris
16 85 (0.43%) CentOS
17 73 (0.37%) AIX
18 59 (0.30%) Mac OS
19 54 (0.28%) Windows 2000
20 48 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3268 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
2 2744 (14.01%) ITIL
3 2466 (12.59%) Project Management
4 2076 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
5 1577 (8.05%) MVC
6 1444 (7.37%) CRM
7 1142 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 1124 (5.74%) Scrum
9 993 (5.07%) Time Management
10 921 (4.70%) Service Delivery
11 888 (4.54%) SDLC
12 867 (4.43%) Analytics
13 844 (4.31%) TDD
14 834 (4.26%) OO
15 814 (4.16%) Change Management
16 811 (4.14%) Software Engineering
17 778 (3.97%) Mentoring
18 768 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
19 761 (3.89%) Service Management
20 720 (3.68%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6585 (33.63%) SQL
2 3476 (17.75%) C#
3 2071 (10.58%) JavaScript
4 1690 (8.63%) T-SQL
5 975 (4.98%) Java
6 858 (4.38%) PowerShell
7 697 (3.56%) VBA
8 527 (2.69%) VB
9 505 (2.58%) VB.NET
10 406 (2.07%) C
11 292 (1.49%) C++
12 275 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 261 (1.33%) PHP
14 257 (1.31%) Perl
15 243 (1.24%) Python
16 198 (1.01%) VBScript
17 104 (0.53%) Shell Script
18 91 (0.46%) VB6
19 72 (0.37%) Objective-C
19 72 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3207 (16.38%) Degree
2 1934 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 956 (4.88%) MCSE
4 749 (3.83%) Security Cleared
5 669 (3.42%) MCP
6 620 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
7 522 (2.67%) MCITP
8 449 (2.29%) CCNA
9 445 (2.27%) MCSA
10 420 (2.14%) SC Cleared
11 323 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 316 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
13 306 (1.56%) ISEB
14 256 (1.31%) PMI Certification
15 217 (1.11%) MCTS
16 196 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
16 196 (1.00%) CCNP
17 189 (0.97%) DV Cleared
18 188 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 165 (0.84%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1101 (5.62%) SLA
2 875 (4.47%) QA
3 160 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 85 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 81 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 71 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 43 (0.22%) COBIT
7 43 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 30 (0.15%) PMBOK
9 27 (0.14%) CRD IV
10 18 (0.092%) Basel II
11 17 (0.087%) MiFID
11 17 (0.087%) EMIR
12 16 (0.082%) ISO 9000
12 16 (0.082%) Basel III
13 15 (0.077%) ISO 14001
14 12 (0.061%) P3O
15 8 (0.041%) Solvency II
15 8 (0.041%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 7 (0.036%) TickIT
System Software
1 3805 (19.43%) Active Directory
2 1999 (10.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1056 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 604 (3.08%) XenApp
5 478 (2.44%) vSphere
6 244 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 236 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 217 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
9 170 (0.87%) Terminal Services
10 145 (0.74%) XenServer
11 130 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
12 97 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 68 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
14 53 (0.27%) Terminal Server
15 50 (0.26%) VMware Server
16 49 (0.25%) vCloud
17 42 (0.21%) NFS
18 37 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
19 36 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 32 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 730 (3.73%) SCCM
2 336 (1.72%) SCOM
3 224 (1.14%) Backup Exec
4 123 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
5 120 (0.61%) WSUS
6 106 (0.54%) Nagios
7 98 (0.50%) Puppet
8 84 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
9 76 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
10 69 (0.35%) NetBackup
11 63 (0.32%) Tivoli
12 48 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 41 (0.21%) SCVMM
14 37 (0.19%) Cacti
14 37 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 37 (0.19%) AirWatch
15 36 (0.18%) OpenView
16 34 (0.17%) EdgeSight
17 28 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 27 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14478 (73.94%) Microsoft
2 2891 (14.76%) VMware
3 1795 (9.17%) Citrix
4 1749 (8.93%) Oracle
5 1720 (8.78%) Cisco
6 963 (4.92%) HP
7 711 (3.63%) SAP
8 451 (2.30%) IBM
9 365 (1.86%) NetApp
10 357 (1.82%) Apple
11 343 (1.75%) Dell
12 322 (1.64%) Business Objects
13 320 (1.63%) Symantec
14 290 (1.48%) Google
15 287 (1.47%) Juniper
16 272 (1.39%) EMC
17 270 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
18 265 (1.35%) Red Hat
19 257 (1.31%) Tableau
20 232 (1.18%) Adobe
London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum c£65 to 70k + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Fantastic salary and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £29500 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Circa £35k to £40k plus annual profits and performance related bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 6% pension, health, 23 hols
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago