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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 150 159 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.36% 12.33% 14.96%
As % of the Applications category 63.83% 75.71% 74.87%
Number of salaries quoted 97 107 111
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -
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
235 210 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.36% 16.28% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 154 149 150
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Colchester -7 44 £35,000 +34.61% 5
Basildon +4 30 £27,250 -24.82% 1
Brentwood -13 21 £50,000 -
Braintree - 4 £40,000 -
Billericay - 3 £32,500 -
Harlow +6 2 £37,500 +29.31%
Southend-on-Sea 0 2 £39,500 +11.26%
Chelmsford -1 2 £60,000 +81.81% 1
Thurrock - 1 £60,000 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 224 (69.35%) Microsoft
2 137 (42.41%) SQL Server
3 121 (37.46%) SQL
4 116 (35.91%) MS Office
5 115 (35.60%) Windows
6 89 (27.55%) Finance
7 74 (22.91%) .NET
8 61 (18.89%) Project Management
9 60 (18.58%) C#
9 60 (18.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (17.96%) Active Directory
11 54 (16.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 51 (15.79%) Oracle
12 51 (15.79%) ITIL
13 49 (15.17%) HTML
14 47 (14.55%) VMware
15 46 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 45 (13.93%) JavaScript
16 45 (13.93%) Windows Server
17 44 (13.62%) VB.NET
17 44 (13.62%) CSS
18 43 (13.31%) T-SQL
18 43 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 43 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (13.00%) Relational Database
20 39 (12.07%) jQuery
21 38 (11.76%) MS Exchange
22 37 (11.46%) MCSA
22 37 (11.46%) Citrix
23 36 (11.15%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 38 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (3.72%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.48%) IIS
6 7 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.93%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.62%) Confluence
10 2 (0.62%) SAS
10 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.31%) CMS
11 1 (0.31%) Drupal
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.31%) JBoss
11 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 116 (35.91%) MS Office
2 31 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.10%) MS Project
4 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.62%) AWD
2 2 (0.62%) BASE24
2 2 (0.62%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (0.62%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.98%) Office 365
2 8 (2.48%) IaaS
2 8 (2.48%) PaaS
2 8 (2.48%) SaaS
3 6 (1.86%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.67%) SAN
2 25 (7.74%) Firewall
3 21 (6.50%) DNS
4 20 (6.19%) DHCP
5 19 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 13 (4.02%) WAN
7 12 (3.72%) Internet
8 11 (3.41%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (3.41%) VPN
9 9 (2.79%) NAS
10 7 (2.17%) Intranet
10 7 (2.17%) SNMP
11 5 (1.55%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.55%) Wireless
12 4 (1.24%) DMZ
12 4 (1.24%) IMAP
12 4 (1.24%) LAN
12 4 (1.24%) SMTP
12 4 (1.24%) VLAN
13 2 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (42.41%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (16.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (13.00%) Relational Database
5 33 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (9.91%) MySQL
7 29 (8.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (8.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (7.74%) SQL Server 2000
9 21 (6.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (4.33%) QlikView
13 8 (2.48%) MS Access
14 7 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (1.86%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.02%) HP UFT
2 13 (4.02%) TestDirector
3 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.86%) MSTest
4 6 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.86%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.24%) Selenium
6 3 (0.93%) JIRA
6 3 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.93%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.93%) XMLSpy
7 2 (0.62%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.62%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.62%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.62%) Subversion
8 1 (0.31%) ERwin
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 89 (27.55%) Finance
2 32 (9.91%) Law
3 31 (9.60%) Legal
4 20 (6.19%) Marketing
5 11 (3.41%) Banking
6 6 (1.86%) Back Office
6 6 (1.86%) Publishing
7 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Front Office
7 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (22.29%) Developer
2 68 (21.05%) Analyst
3 46 (14.24%) .NET Developer
4 43 (13.31%) DBA
4 43 (13.31%) SQL DBA
5 38 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 35 (10.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (9.29%) Administrator
7 30 (9.29%) Web Developer
8 29 (8.98%) .NET Web Developer
8 29 (8.98%) C# Web Developer
9 23 (7.12%) SQL Server DBA
10 22 (6.81%) IT Administrator
11 19 (5.88%) SQL Developer
11 19 (5.88%) Support Engineer
12 18 (5.57%) IT Engineer
13 16 (4.95%) QA Analyst
14 13 (4.02%) Technical Support
14 13 (4.02%) Windows Engineer
15 12 (3.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (22.91%) .NET
2 49 (15.17%) HTML
3 44 (13.62%) CSS
4 39 (12.07%) jQuery
5 17 (5.26%) Web Services
6 16 (4.95%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.02%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.79%) Entity Framework
9 7 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (1.86%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.86%) Silverlight
10 6 (1.86%) SOAP
10 6 (1.86%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (1.86%) WCF
10 6 (1.86%) WPF
11 4 (1.24%) MAPI
11 4 (1.24%) XML
12 3 (0.93%) Flash
12 3 (0.93%) Middleware
13 2 (0.62%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.84%) User Experience
3 25 (7.74%) Replication
4 22 (6.81%) Clustering
5 20 (6.19%) Driving Licence
6 15 (4.64%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.33%) AS400
8 9 (2.79%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.79%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.79%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.48%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.48%) Statistics
9 8 (2.48%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.17%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.55%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.55%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.24%) iPhone
12 4 (1.24%) iSeries
12 4 (1.24%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 115 (35.60%) Windows
2 45 (13.93%) Windows Server
3 34 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (9.60%) Windows 7
5 30 (9.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.10%) Linux
7 9 (2.79%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.48%) Windows 10
9 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.86%) Android
10 6 (1.86%) Unix
10 6 (1.86%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.55%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.55%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.93%) AIX
12 3 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.93%) Solaris
13 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.31%) OS/400
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.89%) Project Management
2 51 (15.79%) ITIL
3 35 (10.84%) Service Delivery
4 29 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (8.98%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (6.50%) Capacity Planning
5 21 (6.50%) Database Mirroring
5 21 (6.50%) ETL
6 16 (4.95%) Supplier Management
7 15 (4.64%) Mentoring
7 15 (4.64%) Patch Management
7 15 (4.64%) SDLC
8 14 (4.33%) Asset Management
8 14 (4.33%) Case Management
9 13 (4.02%) High Availability
9 13 (4.02%) Software Asset Management
9 13 (4.02%) Time Management
9 13 (4.02%) Web Development
10 12 (3.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 121 (37.46%) SQL
2 60 (18.58%) C#
3 45 (13.93%) JavaScript
4 44 (13.62%) VB.NET
5 43 (13.31%) T-SQL
6 19 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.33%) C
8 10 (3.10%) VBA
9 7 (2.17%) VB
9 7 (2.17%) VBScript
10 6 (1.86%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.86%) XAML
11 5 (1.55%) Java
12 4 (1.24%) VB6
13 2 (0.62%) Python
13 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.62%) XPath
13 2 (0.62%) XQuery
14 1 (0.31%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) RPG
Qualifications
1 46 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (11.46%) MCSA
3 36 (11.15%) Degree
4 22 (6.81%) MCSE
5 15 (4.64%) MCITP
6 13 (4.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (3.72%) ISEB
8 11 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (3.10%) ISTQB
10 7 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.55%) MCP
13 4 (1.24%) CCNA
14 3 (0.93%) MCTS
14 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.62%) CCNP
15 2 (0.62%) CEH
15 2 (0.62%) CISSP
15 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.62%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.43%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.93%) P3O
3 2 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.62%) ISO27002
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (17.96%) Active Directory
2 43 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.91%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.72%) vSphere
5 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.62%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.62%) NFS
7 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.02%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (3.10%) SCCM
3 9 (2.79%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.79%) WSUS
4 7 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.62%) Nessus
6 2 (0.62%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.62%) QRadar
6 2 (0.62%) SCOM
6 2 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.31%) Puppet
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 224 (69.35%) Microsoft
2 51 (15.79%) Oracle
3 47 (14.55%) VMware
4 37 (11.46%) Citrix
5 27 (8.36%) Veeam
6 21 (6.50%) Red Gate
7 18 (5.57%) Cisco
8 15 (4.64%) iManage
9 14 (4.33%) HP
9 14 (4.33%) Interwoven
10 13 (4.02%) SonicWALL
11 12 (3.72%) IBM
11 12 (3.72%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.79%) Symantec
13 8 (2.48%) Tableau
14 7 (2.17%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.86%) Apple
15 6 (1.86%) Google
16 5 (1.55%) SAP
17 4 (1.24%) NetApp
Colchester, Essex
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago