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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 9172 10507 9435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.87% 9.80% 9.49%
As % of the Applications category 61.91% 64.06% 62.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7797 8529 7962
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
14814 16401 15175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.33% 15.29% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12316 13109 12656
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 0 3485 £47,500 +5.55% 425
South East -2 2190 £40,000 +6.66% 254
East of England +1 774 £37,500 - 82
Yorkshire -1 718 £36,500 +12.30% 104
North West -3 580 £33,500 +1.51% 138
West Midlands 0 531 £35,000 - 74
South West -10 494 £33,000 -4.34% 76
East Midlands 0 324 £35,000 +0.71% 50
North East -28 44 £27,500 -15.38% 28
Midlands +9 26 £70,000 +51.35% 1
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13604 (74.06%) Microsoft
2 6627 (36.08%) Windows
3 6319 (34.40%) SQL
4 6178 (33.63%) SQL Server
5 4867 (26.50%) MS Office
6 4251 (23.14%) Finance
7 3868 (21.06%) .NET
8 3471 (18.90%) Active Directory
9 3212 (17.49%) C#
10 3138 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
11 3048 (16.59%) Degree
12 2764 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
13 2703 (14.72%) VMware
14 2572 (14.00%) ITIL
15 2259 (12.30%) Project Management
16 2043 (11.12%) HTML
17 2026 (11.03%) ASP.NET
18 2011 (10.95%) MS Exchange
18 2011 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
19 1996 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
20 1995 (10.86%) JavaScript
21 1879 (10.23%) SharePoint
22 1822 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
23 1810 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
24 1728 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 1689 (9.19%) MS PowerPoint
26 1656 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
27 1637 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 1577 (8.59%) CSS
29 1560 (8.49%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2011 (10.95%) MS Exchange
2 1879 (10.23%) SharePoint
3 979 (5.33%) IIS
4 930 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 528 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 473 (2.57%) Lync
7 377 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 295 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
9 288 (1.57%) SAS
10 279 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 277 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 231 (1.26%) CMS
13 221 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
14 180 (0.98%) Apache
15 177 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 142 (0.77%) Tomcat
17 128 (0.70%) WebSphere
18 104 (0.57%) WorkSite
19 98 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
20 90 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 4867 (26.50%) MS Office
2 1689 (9.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1061 (5.78%) MS Project
4 897 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 250 (1.36%) PowerPivot
6 154 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 140 (0.76%) SPSS
8 98 (0.53%) Photoshop
9 65 (0.35%) InfoPath
10 37 (0.20%) Acrobat
11 34 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
12 33 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 32 (0.17%) AutoCAD
14 23 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
15 20 (0.11%) FastStats
16 14 (0.076%) SOLIDWORKS
17 13 (0.071%) InDesign
18 11 (0.060%) FrameMaker
19 10 (0.054%) RoboHelp
20 9 (0.049%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 707 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 202 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 139 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 59 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
5 50 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 48 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 47 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 36 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
9 34 (0.19%) SAP Business One
10 29 (0.16%) SAP CRM
11 25 (0.14%) Sage 200
11 25 (0.14%) Agresso
12 24 (0.13%) WebTrends
12 24 (0.13%) Magento
13 21 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
13 21 (0.11%) SAP SD
13 21 (0.11%) Primavera
14 20 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
15 19 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
16 17 (0.093%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 763 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 739 (4.02%) Office 365
3 398 (2.17%) SaaS
4 325 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
5 146 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 105 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 104 (0.57%) IaaS
8 62 (0.34%) PaaS
9 39 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 34 (0.19%) GitHub
11 22 (0.12%) Google Apps
11 22 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 20 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
13 19 (0.10%) Yammer
14 14 (0.076%) Basecamp
15 12 (0.065%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.065%) Adobe Analytics
16 9 (0.049%) Dropbox
17 7 (0.038%) Heroku
17 7 (0.038%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1219 (6.64%) DNS
2 1185 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1159 (6.31%) Firewall
4 1031 (5.61%) LAN
5 981 (5.34%) WAN
6 875 (4.76%) SAN
7 816 (4.44%) DHCP
8 681 (3.71%) VPN
9 566 (3.08%) Internet
10 436 (2.37%) VoIP
11 296 (1.61%) Wireless
12 219 (1.19%) Network Security
13 198 (1.08%) NAS
14 192 (1.05%) VLAN
15 179 (0.97%) SMTP
16 162 (0.88%) HTTP
17 150 (0.82%) Intranet
18 148 (0.81%) Unified Communications
19 138 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
20 134 (0.73%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6178 (33.63%) SQL Server
2 1728 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1637 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1275 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1115 (6.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1104 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
7 754 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 686 (3.73%) Relational Database
9 443 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 374 (2.04%) MySQL
11 361 (1.97%) MS Access
12 286 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
13 266 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 260 (1.42%) Oracle Database
15 258 (1.40%) Big Data
16 257 (1.40%) QlikView
17 240 (1.31%) Data Mining
18 230 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
19 219 (1.19%) OLAP
20 217 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 976 (5.31%) Visual Studio
2 895 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 293 (1.60%) JIRA
4 272 (1.48%) Subversion
5 249 (1.36%) NUnit
6 238 (1.30%) Selenium
7 207 (1.13%) Git (software)
8 172 (0.94%) TeamCity
9 128 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 113 (0.62%) Moq
11 101 (0.55%) ReSharper
12 99 (0.54%) Jenkins
13 75 (0.41%) MSTest
13 75 (0.41%) HP UFT
14 74 (0.40%) Eclipse
14 74 (0.40%) MSBuild
15 64 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 61 (0.33%) SpecFlow
17 60 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
18 50 (0.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4251 (23.14%) Finance
2 960 (5.23%) Retail
3 941 (5.12%) Banking
4 901 (4.91%) Marketing
5 818 (4.45%) Telecoms
6 638 (3.47%) Legal
7 482 (2.62%) Law
8 378 (2.06%) Manufacturing
9 329 (1.79%) Back Office
10 286 (1.56%) Advertising
11 260 (1.42%) Front Office
12 242 (1.32%) Publishing
13 165 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 147 (0.80%) Billing
15 145 (0.79%) Games
16 143 (0.78%) Investment Banking
17 120 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
18 115 (0.63%) Electronics
19 110 (0.60%) German Language
20 97 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4405 (23.98%) Analyst
2 3760 (20.47%) Developer
3 1321 (7.19%) Support Analyst
4 1162 (6.33%) Consultant
5 1161 (6.32%) Support Engineer
6 1124 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 798 (4.34%) C# Developer
8 783 (4.26%) Administrator
9 780 (4.25%) Project Manager
10 744 (4.05%) Architect
11 703 (3.83%) Business Analyst
12 686 (3.73%) Senior Developer
13 633 (3.45%) IT Support
14 599 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
15 566 (3.08%) Applications Support
16 561 (3.05%) Service Analyst
17 540 (2.94%) Junior
18 524 (2.85%) 2nd Line Support
19 519 (2.83%) DBA
19 519 (2.83%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3868 (21.06%) .NET
2 2043 (11.12%) HTML
3 2026 (11.03%) ASP.NET
4 1577 (8.59%) CSS
5 1059 (5.77%) XML
6 1053 (5.73%) .NET Framework
7 968 (5.27%) jQuery
8 959 (5.22%) Web Services
9 862 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 732 (3.98%) WCF
11 583 (3.17%) HTML5
12 512 (2.79%) Entity Framework
13 426 (2.32%) Ajax
14 340 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 324 (1.76%) AngularJS
16 305 (1.66%) SOAP
17 293 (1.60%) REST
17 293 (1.60%) CSS3
18 280 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 261 (1.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2764 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1052 (5.73%) Computer Science
3 1011 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 782 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 512 (2.79%) Blackberry
6 490 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 374 (2.04%) Replication
8 369 (2.01%) Clustering
9 362 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 298 (1.62%) Statistics
11 282 (1.54%) User Experience
12 265 (1.44%) Visualisation
13 264 (1.44%) Client/Server
14 203 (1.11%) Hedge funds
15 193 (1.05%) Data Integration
16 177 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
17 163 (0.89%) Data Structures
18 162 (0.88%) Mobile App
19 160 (0.87%) NHS
20 158 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6627 (36.08%) Windows
2 2011 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 1656 (9.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1549 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 1171 (6.37%) Linux
6 848 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 720 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 661 (3.60%) Windows XP
9 660 (3.59%) UNIX
10 336 (1.83%) Android
11 257 (1.40%) Apple iOS
12 209 (1.14%) Windows Vista
13 200 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 193 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 129 (0.70%) Solaris
16 64 (0.35%) Mac OS
17 62 (0.34%) AIX
18 61 (0.33%) Windows 2000
19 57 (0.31%) CentOS
20 46 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3138 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
2 2572 (14.00%) ITIL
3 2259 (12.30%) Project Management
4 1996 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
5 1495 (8.14%) MVC
6 1388 (7.56%) CRM
7 1096 (5.97%) Scrum
8 1038 (5.65%) PRINCE2
9 867 (4.72%) Time Management
10 843 (4.59%) Analytics
11 838 (4.56%) SDLC
12 821 (4.47%) Service Delivery
13 818 (4.45%) Change Management
14 815 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
15 812 (4.42%) Mentoring
16 787 (4.28%) TDD
17 748 (4.07%) OO
18 739 (4.02%) Service Management
19 736 (4.01%) Software Engineering
20 682 (3.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6319 (34.40%) SQL
2 3212 (17.49%) C#
3 1995 (10.86%) JavaScript
4 1547 (8.42%) T-SQL
5 851 (4.63%) Java
6 765 (4.16%) PowerShell
7 671 (3.65%) VBA
8 519 (2.83%) VB
9 476 (2.59%) VB.NET
10 411 (2.24%) C
11 268 (1.46%) C++
12 253 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 242 (1.32%) Perl
14 238 (1.30%) Python
15 222 (1.21%) PHP
16 198 (1.08%) VBScript
17 106 (0.58%) Shell Script
18 93 (0.51%) VB6
19 84 (0.46%) R
20 66 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3048 (16.59%) Degree
2 1822 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 843 (4.59%) MCSE
4 726 (3.95%) Security Cleared
5 597 (3.25%) MCP
6 576 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 456 (2.48%) MCITP
8 412 (2.24%) MCSA
9 405 (2.20%) CCNA
10 383 (2.09%) SC Cleared
11 321 (1.75%) ISEB
12 293 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 252 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
14 250 (1.36%) PMI Certification
15 223 (1.21%) MCTS
16 182 (0.99%) CCNP
17 153 (0.83%) DV Cleared
18 146 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
19 141 (0.77%) ISTQB
20 133 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1033 (5.62%) SLA
2 850 (4.63%) QA
3 141 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 100 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 73 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 64 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 43 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 32 (0.17%) COBIT
9 28 (0.15%) CRD IV
10 22 (0.12%) EMIR
11 21 (0.11%) MiFID
12 20 (0.11%) P3O
12 20 (0.11%) PMBOK
13 14 (0.076%) ISO 14001
13 14 (0.076%) Solvency II
14 12 (0.065%) Basel II
14 12 (0.065%) Basel III
15 8 (0.044%) ISO 9000
16 7 (0.038%) TickIT
16 7 (0.038%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 3471 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 1810 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 936 (5.10%) Hyper-V
4 511 (2.78%) XenApp
5 432 (2.35%) vSphere
6 241 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 204 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 182 (0.99%) XenDesktop
9 147 (0.80%) Terminal Services
10 120 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 104 (0.57%) XenServer
12 67 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
13 61 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 57 (0.31%) vCloud
15 56 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
16 50 (0.27%) UAG
17 46 (0.25%) ISA Server
18 44 (0.24%) Terminal Server
19 40 (0.22%) IMail Server
20 38 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 683 (3.72%) SCCM
2 329 (1.79%) SCOM
3 194 (1.06%) Backup Exec
4 124 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
5 121 (0.66%) WSUS
6 118 (0.64%) Puppet
7 78 (0.42%) Nagios
7 78 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
8 73 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
9 71 (0.39%) NetBackup
10 49 (0.27%) SCVMM
11 48 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 43 (0.23%) Tivoli
13 40 (0.22%) AirWatch
14 34 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
15 28 (0.15%) SCOrch
16 27 (0.15%) Cacti
16 27 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 25 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
18 24 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13604 (74.06%) Microsoft
2 2703 (14.72%) VMware
3 1560 (8.49%) Cisco
4 1555 (8.47%) Oracle
5 1546 (8.42%) Citrix
6 848 (4.62%) HP
7 628 (3.42%) SAP
8 394 (2.14%) IBM
9 304 (1.65%) NetApp
10 293 (1.60%) Apple
11 282 (1.54%) EMC
12 275 (1.50%) Google
13 272 (1.48%) Tableau
14 268 (1.46%) Dell
15 266 (1.45%) Juniper
16 253 (1.38%) Symantec
17 245 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
18 218 (1.19%) Red Hat
19 193 (1.05%) Adobe
20 186 (1.01%) Remedy
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Advantage XPO
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: benefits and entertainment sector environment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
OCS Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: car allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Picture More Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Computer Futures - London & S.E(Permanent and Contract)
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Salary Negotiable, Dependent on Experience
Posted: 12 hours ago