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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 165 153 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.14% 11.85% 9.64%
As % of the Applications category 72.37% 69.55% 67.79%
Number of salaries quoted 120 136 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,750 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £68,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
228 220 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.15% 17.04% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 190 132
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 £24,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £67,950
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 3 July 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 3 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
Basildon +9 30 £52,500 +87.50% 1
Colchester -1 26 £35,000 +9.37%
Chelmsford -12 19 £35,000 -39.65%
Brentwood +1 17 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Southend-on-Sea +1 10 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Harlow +4 8 £55,000 +27.90%
Witham - 3 £37,500 -
Braintree 0 1 - -
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 246 (71.51%) Microsoft
2 146 (42.44%) SQL Server
3 132 (38.37%) Windows
4 123 (35.76%) MS Office
5 120 (34.88%) SQL
6 113 (32.85%) Finance
7 99 (28.78%) .NET
8 88 (25.58%) C#
9 75 (21.80%) HTML
10 65 (18.90%) Active Directory
11 58 (16.86%) ITIL
12 56 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (15.70%) Oracle
14 53 (15.41%) JavaScript
15 51 (14.83%) Degree
16 47 (13.66%) CSS
16 47 (13.66%) Project Management
17 43 (12.50%) Citrix
17 43 (12.50%) SDLC
18 40 (11.63%) MVC
19 37 (10.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 35 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
20 35 (10.17%) VMware
21 34 (9.88%) Linux
22 33 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
22 33 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
23 32 (9.30%) DNS
24 31 (9.01%) MS Access
24 31 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
24 31 (9.01%) Computer Science

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.52%) IIS
3 18 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (2.62%) SAS
9 4 (1.16%) JBoss
10 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.58%) Lync
11 2 (0.58%) Node.js
12 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.29%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 123 (35.76%) MS Office
2 35 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (4.36%) MS Project
4 13 (3.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.87%) Primavera
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) AWD
4 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.62%) Office 365
2 2 (0.58%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.30%) DNS
2 30 (8.72%) SAN
3 28 (8.14%) DHCP
4 26 (7.56%) Firewall
5 21 (6.10%) VPN
6 10 (2.91%) Wireless
6 10 (2.91%) LAN
7 9 (2.62%) WAN
8 5 (1.45%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.45%) NAS
9 4 (1.16%) OSPF
9 4 (1.16%) BGP
9 4 (1.16%) PBX
9 4 (1.16%) VoIP
10 3 (0.87%) WLAN
10 3 (0.87%) EIGRP
10 3 (0.87%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.87%) VLAN
10 3 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (42.44%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (9.01%) MS Access
4 27 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (7.85%) MySQL
5 25 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 23 (6.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (3.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 13 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.45%) DTS
14 3 (0.87%) EDRMS
15 2 (0.58%) SAP BI
15 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
16 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (4.36%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 15 (4.36%) Selenium
3 12 (3.49%) SpecFlow
3 12 (3.49%) Moq
4 7 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.03%) TestDirector
5 5 (1.45%) Subversion
6 4 (1.16%) HP UFT
6 4 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.87%) XMLSpy
7 3 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.87%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.87%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.58%) MSTest
8 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 113 (32.85%) Finance
2 28 (8.14%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.36%) Back Office
4 13 (3.78%) Legal
5 6 (1.74%) Banking
6 5 (1.45%) Law
7 3 (0.87%) Automotive
8 2 (0.58%) Electronics
8 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Retail
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 89 (25.87%) Developer
2 70 (20.35%) Analyst
3 39 (11.34%) C# Developer
4 37 (10.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (9.01%) .NET Developer
6 27 (7.85%) .NET Web Developer
6 27 (7.85%) Web Developer
7 25 (7.27%) Applications Support
8 24 (6.98%) Administrator
9 23 (6.69%) Support Analyst
10 21 (6.10%) DBA
10 21 (6.10%) C# Web Developer
11 20 (5.81%) SQL DBA
12 19 (5.52%) Software Developer
13 18 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (4.65%) Senior Developer
14 16 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (3.78%) Network Engineer
16 11 (3.20%) Access Developer
17 10 (2.91%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (28.78%) .NET
2 75 (21.80%) HTML
3 47 (13.66%) CSS
4 25 (7.27%) jQuery
5 23 (6.69%) .NET Framework
5 23 (6.69%) ASP.NET
6 19 (5.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 15 (4.36%) Ajax
8 14 (4.07%) Flash
9 13 (3.78%) HTML5
10 11 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (3.20%) ADSI
11 9 (2.62%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (2.62%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (2.33%) XML
13 7 (2.03%) SOAP
13 7 (2.03%) Web Services
13 7 (2.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (1.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.01%) Computer Science
1 31 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.56%) AS400
3 24 (6.98%) Replication
4 22 (6.40%) Clustering
5 21 (6.10%) User Experience
6 18 (5.23%) iSeries
6 18 (5.23%) Blackberry
7 17 (4.94%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.16%) Physics
9 4 (1.16%) Statistics
9 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.58%) Telematics
11 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 132 (38.37%) Windows
2 34 (9.88%) Linux
3 33 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.52%) Windows 8
7 17 (4.94%) Windows XP
8 16 (4.65%) AIX
8 16 (4.65%) UNIX
8 16 (4.65%) Solaris
8 16 (4.65%) Data ONTAP
9 11 (3.20%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.87%) HPUX
10 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.58%) VMS
12 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.29%) SUSE
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (16.86%) ITIL
2 56 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (13.66%) Project Management
4 43 (12.50%) SDLC
5 40 (11.63%) MVC
6 27 (7.85%) Scrum
7 26 (7.56%) Web Application Development
8 24 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 24 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (6.69%) OO
10 21 (6.10%) Problem Management
11 20 (5.81%) Release Management
12 19 (5.52%) OOP
13 18 (5.23%) Service Delivery
13 18 (5.23%) Business Analysis
14 16 (4.65%) Change Management
14 16 (4.65%) Change Control
15 15 (4.36%) Database Mirroring
15 15 (4.36%) Software Testing
16 14 (4.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 120 (34.88%) SQL
2 88 (25.58%) C#
3 53 (15.41%) JavaScript
4 30 (8.72%) VB.NET
5 23 (6.69%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.36%) VBA
6 15 (4.36%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.91%) C
8 8 (2.33%) Java
9 6 (1.74%) VB
10 4 (1.16%) XAML
10 4 (1.16%) C++
10 4 (1.16%) COBOL
11 3 (0.87%) VB6
12 2 (0.58%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.29%) Tcl
13 1 (0.29%) XPath
13 1 (0.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (14.83%) Degree
2 27 (7.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (4.94%) MCSA
4 13 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.33%) CCNP
7 7 (2.03%) CCNA
7 7 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.74%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.45%) MCP
9 5 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.45%) MCITP
9 5 (1.45%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.16%) MCTS
10 4 (1.16%) ISEB
11 3 (0.87%) CISSP
11 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.10%) QA
2 13 (3.78%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) P3O
System Software
1 65 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.94%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.58%) Firmware
5 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.58%) XenApp
5 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) XenServer
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.23%) Tivoli
1 18 (5.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (2.91%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.74%) WSUS
5 5 (1.45%) SCCM
5 5 (1.45%) SCOM
6 4 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.87%) Nagios
7 3 (0.87%) Puppet
8 2 (0.58%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.29%) Control-M
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 246 (71.51%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.70%) Oracle
3 43 (12.50%) Citrix
4 35 (10.17%) VMware
5 22 (6.40%) Cisco
6 20 (5.81%) IBM
7 19 (5.52%) HP
8 17 (4.94%) NetApp
9 16 (4.65%) BMC
10 12 (3.49%) Sitecore
11 10 (2.91%) Symantec
12 9 (2.62%) Infor
12 9 (2.62%) SAP
12 9 (2.62%) Sun
13 8 (2.33%) Red Gate
13 8 (2.33%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.74%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.74%) Business Objects
15 4 (1.16%) MKS
15 4 (1.16%) LexisNexis
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Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum DOE+Benefits
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Essex
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
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Basildon, Essex
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago