The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 136 116 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.32% 10.47% 11.06%
As % of the Applications category 67.66% 70.73% 64.39%
Number of salaries quoted 121 96 119
Average salary £36,713 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,928 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
201 164 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.74% 14.80% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 175 138 179
Average salary £34,125 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £45,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Chelmsford +2 33 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Colchester +2 29 £32,000 -28.88%
Basildon +12 12 £36,000 -15.29%
Harlow +1 5 £43,000 +43.33% 1
Brentwood 0 4 £55,000 +32.53% 3
Epping - 4 £32,500 -
Waltham Abbey +2 3 £22,500 -35.25%
Billericay - 3 £35,000 -
Braintree -2 2 £13,500 -28.94%
Saffron Walden - 1 £42,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 211 (68.51%) Microsoft
2 129 (41.88%) Finance
3 101 (32.79%) SQL Server
4 93 (30.19%) MS Office
5 87 (28.25%) SQL
6 78 (25.32%) Windows
7 68 (22.08%) .NET
8 66 (21.43%) C#
9 62 (20.13%) Active Directory
10 47 (15.26%) MS Exchange
11 42 (13.64%) ITIL
12 41 (13.31%) Project Management
13 36 (11.69%) SharePoint
13 36 (11.69%) ASP.NET
13 36 (11.69%) Citrix
14 35 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (11.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 34 (11.04%) Firewall
16 33 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 32 (10.39%) Degree
18 31 (10.06%) T-SQL
19 30 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
20 28 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
20 28 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
20 28 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
21 27 (8.77%) VMware
22 26 (8.44%) MS Project
22 26 (8.44%) Change Control
22 26 (8.44%) Incident Management
23 25 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 47 (15.26%) MS Exchange
2 36 (11.69%) SharePoint
3 28 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (3.90%) IIS
7 5 (1.62%) CMS
8 4 (1.30%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.65%) Content Management Server
10 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.32%) SAS
11 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 93 (30.19%) MS Office
2 26 (8.44%) MS Project
3 25 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.30%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.97%) assyst
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.65%) AWD
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.32%) HFM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.60%) Office 365
2 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.04%) Firewall
2 21 (6.82%) DNS
3 20 (6.49%) VPN
3 20 (6.49%) DHCP
4 15 (4.87%) VoIP
5 11 (3.57%) SAN
6 8 (2.60%) Internet
7 7 (2.27%) LAN
7 7 (2.27%) WAN
7 7 (2.27%) FTP
8 6 (1.95%) NAS
9 4 (1.30%) ADSL
10 3 (0.97%) LDAP
11 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.65%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.65%) Intranet
11 2 (0.65%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 22 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (6.49%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.90%) MS Access
10 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.60%) QlikView
12 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
16 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
16 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (5.84%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (1.62%) TestDirector
4 4 (1.30%) Subversion
5 3 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.97%) VisualVM
6 2 (0.65%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.32%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.32%) NUnit
7 1 (0.32%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 129 (41.88%) Finance
2 12 (3.90%) Marketing
3 8 (2.60%) Banking
4 7 (2.27%) Law
4 7 (2.27%) Electronics
5 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.62%) Back Office
5 5 (1.62%) Legal
5 5 (1.62%) Retail
5 5 (1.62%) Advertising
5 5 (1.62%) Publishing
6 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 89 (28.90%) Analyst
2 68 (22.08%) Developer
3 18 (5.84%) Project Manager
3 18 (5.84%) Service Analyst
4 17 (5.52%) Support Analyst
4 17 (5.52%) Network Engineer
5 16 (5.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 13 (4.22%) C# Developer
7 13 (4.22%) Help Desk Support
7 13 (4.22%) Support Engineer
8 12 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (3.90%) Architect
9 11 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.25%) Technical Architect
10 10 (3.25%) Development Manager
10 10 (3.25%) Administrator
10 10 (3.25%) Team Leader
11 9 (2.92%) IT Project Manager
11 9 (2.92%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (22.08%) .NET
2 36 (11.69%) ASP.NET
3 25 (8.12%) Web Services
4 24 (7.79%) HTML
5 22 (7.14%) XML
6 19 (6.17%) CSS
7 18 (5.84%) WCF
8 13 (4.22%) WPF
8 13 (4.22%) SOAP
9 11 (3.57%) WinForms
10 10 (3.25%) Ajax
10 10 (3.25%) XHTML
11 9 (2.92%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.92%) COM+
12 8 (2.60%) Silverlight
12 8 (2.60%) jQuery
13 7 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.27%) XSD
13 7 (2.27%) XSL
13 7 (2.27%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.52%) Blackberry
2 8 (2.60%) N-Tier
3 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 5 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.30%) AS400
5 4 (1.30%) PMI
6 3 (0.97%) Graphic Design
6 3 (0.97%) Wiki
6 3 (0.97%) CUDA
6 3 (0.97%) DataPower
6 3 (0.97%) Open Source
7 2 (0.65%) iSeries
7 2 (0.65%) iPad
7 2 (0.65%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.65%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.32%) Windows
2 35 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (6.49%) Windows 7
5 16 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (4.87%) Windows 8
6 15 (4.87%) Windows XP
7 14 (4.55%) Linux
8 7 (2.27%) UNIX
8 7 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.95%) Android
10 4 (1.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.64%) ITIL
2 41 (13.31%) Project Management
3 30 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (8.44%) Incident Management
4 26 (8.44%) Change Control
5 19 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (5.52%) PRINCE2
6 17 (5.52%) CRM
7 16 (5.19%) ETL
7 16 (5.19%) MVC
7 16 (5.19%) MVVM
8 13 (4.22%) SOA
8 13 (4.22%) Software Engineering
9 12 (3.90%) Problem Management
9 12 (3.90%) E-Commerce
9 12 (3.90%) Change Management
10 11 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 11 (3.57%) Waterfall
11 10 (3.25%) Time Management
11 10 (3.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.25%) SQL
2 66 (21.43%) C#
3 31 (10.06%) T-SQL
4 25 (8.12%) VB.NET
5 24 (7.79%) JavaScript
6 16 (5.19%) C++
6 16 (5.19%) C
7 10 (3.25%) Java
8 8 (2.60%) VBA
9 4 (1.30%) Python
10 3 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.65%) COBOL
11 2 (0.65%) XAML
12 1 (0.32%) R
12 1 (0.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (10.39%) Degree
2 19 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (3.25%) MCP
5 6 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.62%) MCSA
7 4 (1.30%) PMP
7 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.30%) MCSE
8 3 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.97%) ISEB
9 2 (0.65%) MCITP
9 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.32%) MCAD
10 1 (0.32%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.17%) SLA
2 10 (3.25%) QA
3 9 (2.92%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 62 (20.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.92%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.92%) vSphere
4 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (1.30%) XenApp
5 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.84%) Backup Exec
2 6 (1.95%) Nagios
2 6 (1.95%) ARCserve
3 5 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.97%) Opsview
4 3 (0.97%) SCCM
4 3 (0.97%) SCOM
5 1 (0.32%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 211 (68.51%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.69%) Citrix
3 27 (8.77%) VMware
4 20 (6.49%) Oracle
5 16 (5.19%) Cisco
6 12 (3.90%) Symantec
7 8 (2.60%) JBoss
8 6 (1.95%) Cognos
8 6 (1.95%) Juniper
8 6 (1.95%) WatchGuard
8 6 (1.95%) Veeam
9 5 (1.62%) SAP
9 5 (1.62%) HP
10 4 (1.30%) Adobe
10 4 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.97%) webMethods
11 3 (0.97%) Splunk
11 3 (0.97%) IBM
11 3 (0.97%) Software AG
11 3 (0.97%) NetApp
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