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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 154 168 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.43% 12.03% 10.40%
As % of the Applications category 68.75% 78.87% 70.07%
Number of salaries quoted 110 142 91
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
224 213 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.08% 15.25% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 163 177 134
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +8 31 £37,750 -20.52% 3
Colchester +3 22 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Basildon +2 19 £45,750 +66.36% 2
Chelmsford -10 14 £45,000 -10.00%
Southend-on-Sea +2 11 £30,000 -20.00%
Harlow +6 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Loughton - 3 £31,500 -
Maldon - 2 £31,250 -
Wickford +2 1 £31,500 +26.00%
Braintree 0 1 £28,000 +107.40% 1
Witham - 1 £37,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 215 (66.77%) Microsoft
2 133 (41.30%) MS Office
3 129 (40.06%) Windows
4 119 (36.96%) Finance
5 112 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 99 (30.75%) SQL
7 80 (24.84%) .NET
8 75 (23.29%) C#
9 70 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 61 (18.94%) HTML
11 56 (17.39%) ITIL
12 52 (16.15%) Degree
13 51 (15.84%) Oracle
14 50 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
15 48 (14.91%) Citrix
16 45 (13.98%) Project Management
17 44 (13.66%) JavaScript
18 39 (12.11%) SDLC
19 38 (11.80%) MS PowerPoint
20 37 (11.49%) CSS
20 37 (11.49%) MVC
21 36 (11.18%) Linux
22 32 (9.94%) SAN
23 31 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
24 29 (9.01%) Computer Science
24 29 (9.01%) VB.NET
25 28 (8.70%) MS Exchange
26 27 (8.39%) MS Access
26 27 (8.39%) AS400
26 27 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 28 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 21 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (3.73%) IIS
5 12 (3.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.17%) SAS
8 4 (1.24%) Lync
9 1 (0.31%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.31%) JBoss
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 133 (41.30%) MS Office
2 38 (11.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (6.52%) MS Project
4 19 (5.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.93%) Primavera
2 3 (0.93%) AWD
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.94%) SAN
2 26 (8.07%) Firewall
3 23 (7.14%) DNS
4 22 (6.83%) DHCP
5 18 (5.59%) VPN
6 10 (3.11%) VoIP
7 7 (2.17%) Wireless
8 6 (1.86%) LAN
9 5 (1.55%) WAN
9 5 (1.55%) Internet
9 5 (1.55%) NAS
10 4 (1.24%) PBX
11 3 (0.93%) MPLS
11 3 (0.93%) OSPF
11 3 (0.93%) BGP
11 3 (0.93%) SCCP
12 2 (0.62%) GSM
12 2 (0.62%) Skype
13 1 (0.31%) 3G
13 1 (0.31%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.39%) MS Access
3 22 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (6.21%) MySQL
5 19 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (5.59%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.24%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.62%) SAP BI
14 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (4.66%) Selenium
3 12 (3.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (3.73%) Moq
3 12 (3.73%) SpecFlow
3 12 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.80%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.86%) TestDirector
6 5 (1.55%) Subversion
7 4 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.93%) XMLSpy
8 3 (0.93%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.93%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.62%) MSTest
9 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 119 (36.96%) Finance
2 22 (6.83%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.42%) Legal
4 9 (2.80%) Back Office
5 7 (2.17%) Banking
6 5 (1.55%) Law
7 3 (0.93%) Automotive
8 2 (0.62%) Electronics
8 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 76 (23.60%) Developer
1 76 (23.60%) Analyst
2 33 (10.25%) C# Developer
3 32 (9.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (8.07%) Administrator
5 25 (7.76%) .NET Developer
6 23 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.83%) Web Developer
7 22 (6.83%) .NET Web Developer
8 16 (4.97%) C# Web Developer
8 16 (4.97%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (4.97%) Software Developer
8 16 (4.97%) Applications Support
9 15 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (4.66%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.04%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.73%) Network Engineer
11 12 (3.73%) DBA
11 12 (3.73%) SQL DBA
12 11 (3.42%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (24.84%) .NET
2 61 (18.94%) HTML
3 37 (11.49%) CSS
4 24 (7.45%) jQuery
5 23 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 17 (5.28%) .NET Framework
7 16 (4.97%) Flash
7 16 (4.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (4.66%) HTML5
9 10 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (2.80%) Ajax
11 7 (2.17%) XML
11 7 (2.17%) SOAP
11 7 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (2.17%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.86%) WPF
12 6 (1.86%) Web Services
12 6 (1.86%) ADSI
13 4 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.39%) AS400
4 22 (6.83%) Blackberry
5 20 (6.21%) iSeries
6 19 (5.90%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.97%) User Experience
8 13 (4.04%) Clustering
9 12 (3.73%) Replication
10 6 (1.86%) Physics
11 5 (1.55%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.24%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.93%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.62%) Telematics
14 2 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 2 (0.62%) Statistics
14 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 129 (40.06%) Windows
2 36 (11.18%) Linux
3 27 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.90%) Windows 8
7 18 (5.59%) AIX
7 18 (5.59%) UNIX
7 18 (5.59%) Solaris
8 17 (5.28%) Windows XP
9 16 (4.97%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.93%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.93%) HPUX
11 2 (0.62%) VMS
11 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.31%) SUSE
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (17.39%) ITIL
2 50 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (13.98%) Project Management
4 39 (12.11%) SDLC
5 37 (11.49%) MVC
6 24 (7.45%) Waterfall
7 22 (6.83%) Scrum
7 22 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (6.52%) Web Application Development
9 20 (6.21%) Release Management
10 18 (5.59%) Problem Management
11 17 (5.28%) OO
12 16 (4.97%) OOP
12 16 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (4.97%) Data Analysis
12 16 (4.97%) Business Analysis
13 15 (4.66%) Service Management
13 15 (4.66%) Change Control
14 14 (4.35%) DSDM
14 14 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (30.75%) SQL
2 75 (23.29%) C#
3 44 (13.66%) JavaScript
4 29 (9.01%) VB.NET
5 14 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 12 (3.73%) C
7 11 (3.42%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.42%) VBA
8 8 (2.48%) VB
9 6 (1.86%) XAML
9 6 (1.86%) C++
10 5 (1.55%) Java
11 4 (1.24%) COBOL
12 3 (0.93%) VB6
13 2 (0.62%) Python
14 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.31%) Tcl
14 1 (0.31%) XPath
14 1 (0.31%) VBScript
14 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (16.15%) Degree
2 26 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.90%) MCSA
4 14 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.86%) ISEB
8 5 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.24%) CISSP
9 4 (1.24%) CCNP
10 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.93%) CISA
10 3 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.62%) MCP
11 2 (0.62%) MCSE
12 1 (0.31%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.90%) QA
2 9 (2.80%) SLA
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 70 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.28%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.62%) XenApp
5 2 (0.62%) Firmware
6 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.31%) XenServer
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.31%) vSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (6.21%) Tivoli
1 20 (6.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (3.73%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.86%) WSUS
5 5 (1.55%) SCCM
5 5 (1.55%) SCOM
6 3 (0.93%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.62%) Control-M
7 2 (0.62%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 215 (66.77%) Microsoft
2 51 (15.84%) Oracle
3 48 (14.91%) Citrix
4 26 (8.07%) VMware
5 22 (6.83%) Cisco
5 22 (6.83%) IBM
6 19 (5.90%) NetApp
7 18 (5.59%) BMC
8 17 (5.28%) HP
9 13 (4.04%) Symantec
10 12 (3.73%) Sitecore
11 11 (3.42%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.48%) SAP
13 7 (2.17%) Sun
13 7 (2.17%) Infor
14 6 (1.86%) Business Objects
15 5 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
16 4 (1.24%) LexisNexis
16 4 (1.24%) MKS
17 3 (0.93%) Mitel
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