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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 153 105 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.30% 9.51% 10.47%
As % of the Applications category 66.23% 60.69% 67.66%
Number of salaries quoted 113 84 90
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
231 173 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.57% 15.67% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 164 137 130
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £21,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 30 £51,750 +43.75% 3
Colchester +1 29 £35,000 +9.37%
Brentwood +12 22 £37,500 -
Chelmsford -10 20 £35,000 -11.28% 1
Southend-on-Sea -3 6 £20,000 -42.85%
Harlow -6 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Braintree - 3 £21,500 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £29,500 -
Witham - 2 £37,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 202 (66.45%) Microsoft
2 150 (49.34%) SQL Server
3 111 (36.51%) SQL
4 103 (33.88%) MS Office
5 101 (33.22%) Windows
6 96 (31.58%) Finance
7 90 (29.61%) .NET
8 79 (25.99%) C#
9 73 (24.01%) HTML
10 52 (17.11%) JavaScript
11 50 (16.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (16.12%) Degree
12 49 (16.12%) ITIL
13 48 (15.79%) Project Management
14 46 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 45 (14.80%) CSS
16 44 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (13.49%) SDLC
17 41 (13.49%) Oracle
18 40 (13.16%) Active Directory
19 39 (12.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 36 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
21 33 (10.86%) VMware
21 33 (10.86%) T-SQL
22 32 (10.53%) Telecoms
23 31 (10.20%) MVC
24 30 (9.87%) MySQL
24 30 (9.87%) VB.NET
24 30 (9.87%) Windows Server 2012
25 29 (9.54%) Analytical Skills

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.58%) IIS
3 19 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.96%) SAS
8 8 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.63%) JBoss
9 7 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.99%) Confluence
11 2 (0.66%) Node.js
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.66%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 103 (33.88%) MS Office
2 25 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (4.28%) MS Project
4 9 (2.96%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Visualfiles
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.99%) BASE24
2 3 (0.99%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) AWD
3 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.55%) DNS
2 23 (7.57%) DHCP
3 17 (5.59%) SAN
3 17 (5.59%) Firewall
4 14 (4.61%) VPN
5 9 (2.96%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.96%) LAN
5 9 (2.96%) WAN
6 8 (2.63%) Wireless
7 4 (1.32%) Intranet
7 4 (1.32%) PBX
7 4 (1.32%) SNMP
8 3 (0.99%) WLAN
8 3 (0.99%) OSPF
8 3 (0.99%) BGP
8 3 (0.99%) EIGRP
8 3 (0.99%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.99%) VLAN
9 2 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (49.34%) SQL Server
2 50 (16.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (12.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (9.87%) MySQL
6 27 (8.88%) MS Access
6 27 (8.88%) Relational Database
7 21 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (6.58%) SQL Server 2000
9 17 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (4.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (4.28%) DTS
12 11 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (2.63%) EDRMS
14 6 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (1.32%) Data Mart
16 3 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
17 2 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (4.93%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (2.63%) Selenium
3 8 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.30%) Moq
4 7 (2.30%) SpecFlow
5 6 (1.97%) TestDirector
6 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.32%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.99%) Subversion
7 3 (0.99%) JIRA
7 3 (0.99%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.33%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.33%) ERwin
9 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 96 (31.58%) Finance
2 32 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.28%) Back Office
4 12 (3.95%) Legal
5 9 (2.96%) Banking
6 8 (2.63%) Law
7 4 (1.32%) Electronics
8 3 (0.99%) Automotive
9 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (25.99%) Developer
2 61 (20.07%) Analyst
3 37 (12.17%) C# Developer
4 35 (11.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (9.21%) .NET Developer
5 28 (9.21%) DBA
6 27 (8.88%) SQL DBA
7 25 (8.22%) .NET Web Developer
7 25 (8.22%) C# Web Developer
7 25 (8.22%) Web Developer
7 25 (8.22%) Administrator
8 22 (7.24%) Applications Support
9 19 (6.25%) Support Analyst
10 18 (5.92%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.93%) Access Developer
12 14 (4.61%) Business Analyst
13 13 (4.28%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.28%) SQL Server DBA
14 12 (3.95%) Senior DBA
15 11 (3.62%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (29.61%) .NET
2 73 (24.01%) HTML
3 45 (14.80%) CSS
4 26 (8.55%) jQuery
5 25 (8.22%) .NET Framework
6 17 (5.59%) Ajax
6 17 (5.59%) ASP.NET
7 16 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (4.93%) ADSI
9 9 (2.96%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (2.96%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (2.30%) HTML5
10 7 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (1.97%) XML
12 5 (1.64%) Web Services
12 5 (1.64%) Flash
13 4 (1.32%) RESTful
13 4 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.21%) Replication
3 25 (8.22%) User Experience
4 22 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.24%) Clustering
5 18 (5.92%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.61%) AS400
7 11 (3.62%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.96%) iSeries
9 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.97%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.32%) Mechatronics
11 4 (1.32%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.99%) Physics
12 3 (0.99%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.99%) Statistics
12 3 (0.99%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 101 (33.22%) Windows
2 30 (9.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.28%) Linux
6 12 (3.95%) Windows 8
7 10 (3.29%) Windows XP
8 9 (2.96%) AIX
8 9 (2.96%) UNIX
8 9 (2.96%) Solaris
8 9 (2.96%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (1.97%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.99%) HPUX
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.12%) ITIL
2 48 (15.79%) Project Management
3 44 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (13.49%) SDLC
5 31 (10.20%) MVC
6 29 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (8.22%) Web Application Development
8 24 (7.89%) OO
8 24 (7.89%) Scrum
9 23 (7.57%) Service Delivery
9 23 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (7.24%) PRINCE2
11 20 (6.58%) Business Analysis
12 18 (5.92%) Database Mirroring
13 16 (5.26%) OOP
14 15 (4.93%) Service Management
14 15 (4.93%) Software Engineering
14 15 (4.93%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (4.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 111 (36.51%) SQL
2 79 (25.99%) C#
3 52 (17.11%) JavaScript
4 33 (10.86%) T-SQL
5 30 (9.87%) VB.NET
6 21 (6.91%) VBA
7 16 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.95%) Java
9 8 (2.63%) VB
10 5 (1.64%) C
10 5 (1.64%) VBScript
11 3 (0.99%) PHP
11 3 (0.99%) C++
11 3 (0.99%) XAML
11 3 (0.99%) VB6
12 2 (0.66%) Python
12 2 (0.66%) COBOL
13 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 49 (16.12%) Degree
2 28 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.92%) MCSA
4 10 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.63%) CCNP
5 8 (2.63%) CCNA
5 8 (2.63%) MCITP
6 6 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.64%) MCTS
7 5 (1.64%) MCP
7 5 (1.64%) MCSE
8 4 (1.32%) ISEB
8 4 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.33%) ISACA
10 1 (0.33%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.59%) QA
2 8 (2.63%) SLA
3 4 (1.32%) P3O
System Software
1 40 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.32%) vSphere
5 2 (0.66%) Firmware
6 1 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.33%) XenServer
6 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.96%) Tivoli
1 9 (2.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (2.63%) Puppet
3 7 (2.30%) SCCM
4 6 (1.97%) WSUS
4 6 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.64%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.66%) SCOM
8 1 (0.33%) Control-M
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 202 (66.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.49%) Oracle
3 33 (10.86%) VMware
4 23 (7.57%) Citrix
5 12 (3.95%) Cisco
5 12 (3.95%) HP
5 12 (3.95%) Red Gate
6 9 (2.96%) Symantec
6 9 (2.96%) Infor
6 9 (2.96%) Sun
6 9 (2.96%) IBM
6 9 (2.96%) BMC
6 9 (2.96%) NetApp
7 8 (2.63%) webMethods
7 8 (2.63%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.30%) Sitecore
8 7 (2.30%) Veeam
9 6 (1.97%) SAP
10 4 (1.32%) LexisNexis
11 3 (0.99%) SonicWALL
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