The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 167 158 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.30% 14.98% 11.17%
As % of the Applications category 73.57% 76.33% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 119 117 84
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
MS Excel
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
227 207 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.07% 19.62% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 166 157 139
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,005 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Essex region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Essex

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Essex

MS Excel
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Brentwood +14 53 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Colchester +13 37 £28,000 +3.70% 2
Chelmsford -12 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £30,000 - 1
Basildon +3 8 £29,500 -18.62% 1
Hockley - 4 £37,500 -
Loughton - 3 £32,000 - 1
Billericay +5 1 £60,000 +84.61%
Wickford - 1 £31,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 194 (68.55%) Microsoft
2 124 (43.82%) Windows
3 111 (39.22%) MS Office
4 93 (32.86%) Finance
5 85 (30.04%) Active Directory
6 66 (23.32%) SQL
7 61 (21.55%) SQL Server
8 58 (20.49%) ITIL
9 55 (19.43%) .NET
10 53 (18.73%) Citrix
11 47 (16.61%) Degree
12 44 (15.55%) MS Exchange
13 39 (13.78%) C#
14 36 (12.72%) Firewall
15 34 (12.01%) MS PowerPoint
16 33 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (11.31%) Oracle
18 31 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2007
19 30 (10.60%) Blackberry
20 29 (10.25%) Linux
21 28 (9.89%) SAN
21 28 (9.89%) VMware
21 28 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
22 27 (9.54%) Project Management
22 27 (9.54%) DNS
23 26 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
23 26 (9.19%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 44 (15.55%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (4.24%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.18%) IIS
7 8 (2.83%) Lync
8 6 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.35%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 111 (39.22%) MS Office
2 34 (12.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (7.42%) MS Visio
3 21 (7.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) AWD
1 3 (1.06%) Magento
2 2 (0.71%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.41%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) IaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.72%) Firewall
2 28 (9.89%) SAN
3 27 (9.54%) DNS
4 25 (8.83%) VPN
5 22 (7.77%) DHCP
6 16 (5.65%) VoIP
7 9 (3.18%) Internet
8 7 (2.47%) NAS
8 7 (2.47%) LAN
9 6 (2.12%) WAN
9 6 (2.12%) MPLS
10 4 (1.41%) OSPF
10 4 (1.41%) BGP
10 4 (1.41%) IPv4
10 4 (1.41%) IPv6
11 3 (1.06%) SCCP
12 2 (0.71%) Intranet
12 2 (0.71%) GSM
12 2 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.30%) MS Access
3 14 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.12%) MySQL
8 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.41%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Selenium
2 9 (3.18%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.18%) TestDirector
3 5 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.77%) Moq
3 5 (1.77%) Subversion
3 5 (1.77%) SpecFlow
3 5 (1.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.06%) XMLSpy
5 3 (1.06%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.06%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.71%) MSTest
6 2 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.71%) JMeter
6 2 (0.71%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
General
1 93 (32.86%) Finance
2 7 (2.47%) Local Government
3 6 (2.12%) Banking
3 6 (2.12%) Legal
4 5 (1.77%) Back Office
5 4 (1.41%) Marketing
6 3 (1.06%) Advertising
6 3 (1.06%) Law
7 2 (0.71%) Electronics
7 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 81 (28.62%) Analyst
2 46 (16.25%) Developer
3 24 (8.48%) Support Analyst
4 19 (6.71%) Administrator
5 18 (6.36%) Network Engineer
6 15 (5.30%) Service Analyst
6 15 (5.30%) Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (4.59%) Test Analyst
8 13 (4.59%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.24%) .NET Developer
10 11 (3.89%) C# Developer
10 11 (3.89%) Security Administrator
11 10 (3.53%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.18%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.18%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.18%) .NET Web Developer
12 9 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (2.83%) IT Support
13 8 (2.83%) IT Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.43%) .NET
2 24 (8.48%) HTML
3 20 (7.07%) ASP.NET
4 15 (5.30%) CSS
5 14 (4.95%) Flash
5 14 (4.95%) .NET Framework
5 14 (4.95%) jQuery
6 12 (4.24%) SOAP
7 9 (3.18%) Web Services
8 8 (2.83%) HTML5
9 7 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.47%) XML
10 6 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (1.77%) REST
12 3 (1.06%) WPF
12 3 (1.06%) EDI
12 3 (1.06%) Ajax
12 3 (1.06%) Middleware
13 2 (0.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.60%) Blackberry
3 25 (8.83%) AS400
4 21 (7.42%) Computer Science
5 17 (6.01%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.95%) iSeries
7 6 (2.12%) Clustering
7 6 (2.12%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.06%) Replication
9 3 (1.06%) Statistics
9 3 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.06%) Physics
9 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.06%) User Experience
10 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.71%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 124 (43.82%) Windows
2 31 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (10.25%) Linux
4 28 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (9.19%) Windows 7
5 26 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (8.13%) Windows 8
7 22 (7.77%) Windows XP
8 13 (4.59%) UNIX
9 12 (4.24%) AIX
9 12 (4.24%) Solaris
10 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.71%) VMS
10 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.35%) SUSE
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.49%) ITIL
2 31 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (9.54%) Project Management
4 21 (7.42%) MVC
5 19 (6.71%) Waterfall
6 18 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (6.01%) Problem Management
8 16 (5.65%) Test Scripting
9 15 (5.30%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.95%) Data Analysis
10 14 (4.95%) Incident Management
10 14 (4.95%) ETL
10 14 (4.95%) Scrum
10 14 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (4.59%) Service Delivery
11 13 (4.59%) Change Management
11 13 (4.59%) OO
11 13 (4.59%) Change Control
12 12 (4.24%) Time Management
13 11 (3.89%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 66 (23.32%) SQL
2 39 (13.78%) C#
3 20 (7.07%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.36%) VB.NET
5 12 (4.24%) C
6 9 (3.18%) VB
7 5 (1.77%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.41%) Java
8 4 (1.41%) C++
8 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.06%) XAML
10 2 (0.71%) VB6
10 2 (0.71%) VBA
10 2 (0.71%) COBOL
11 1 (0.35%) VBScript
11 1 (0.35%) PHP
11 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.35%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) Ruby
11 1 (0.35%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 47 (16.61%) Degree
2 31 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.07%) MCSA
4 13 (4.59%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.47%) MCP
7 7 (2.47%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.12%) MCSE
9 5 (1.77%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.41%) VCP4
10 4 (1.41%) CCNP
10 4 (1.41%) ISEB
10 4 (1.41%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.06%) MCITP
11 3 (1.06%) CISA
11 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.06%) CISSP
11 3 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.65%) QA
2 12 (4.24%) SLA
3 4 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (30.04%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.24%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.77%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.06%) XenApp
7 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (6.36%) Backup Exec
2 14 (4.95%) Tivoli
2 14 (4.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (3.89%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (3.18%) SCCM
5 6 (2.12%) SCOM
6 5 (1.77%) WSUS
7 2 (0.71%) Nagios
7 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.71%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.71%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.71%) SCSM
7 2 (0.71%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.35%) Control-M
8 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 194 (68.55%) Microsoft
2 53 (18.73%) Citrix
3 32 (11.31%) Oracle
4 28 (9.89%) VMware
5 20 (7.07%) Symantec
5 20 (7.07%) Cisco
6 18 (6.36%) HP
7 16 (5.65%) IBM
8 12 (4.24%) BMC
8 12 (4.24%) NetApp
9 10 (3.53%) Business Objects
9 10 (3.53%) SAP
10 7 (2.47%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.77%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.77%) Mitel
12 4 (1.41%) MKS
13 3 (1.06%) McAfee
13 3 (1.06%) Primavera
13 3 (1.06%) Cognos
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000.00 - £16000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000-£45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £28,000-£38,000 p.a. depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Venturi
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Explore Group
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + car allowance , negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Braintree
Blue Fox
Salary: £13.5k - 14k per year + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago