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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 130 120 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.52% 11.33% 14.57%
As % of the Applications category 68.42% 67.04% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 118
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,900 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
190 179 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.91% 16.90% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 134 132 163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £51,500 £52,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Brentwood -10 26 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Colchester +10 18 £32,000 +17.43% 6
Chelmsford +4 11 £35,000 -44.00% 3
Southend-on-Sea -11 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Basildon +5 5 £37,500 +42.85%
Hockley - 4 £37,500 -
Loughton - 2 £26,250 -
Harlow - 2 £29,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £27,500 -
Braintree - 1 £13,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 135 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 86 (39.81%) Windows
3 85 (39.35%) MS Office
4 68 (31.48%) Active Directory
5 61 (28.24%) Finance
6 57 (26.39%) SQL
7 51 (23.61%) ITIL
8 46 (21.30%) MS Exchange
9 38 (17.59%) Citrix
10 35 (16.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 34 (15.74%) SQL Server
12 33 (15.28%) MS PowerPoint
12 33 (15.28%) Degree
13 31 (14.35%) Blackberry
13 31 (14.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (13.89%) Firewall
14 30 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (12.96%) .NET
16 26 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010
18 24 (11.11%) DNS
19 23 (10.65%) VPN
19 23 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (9.72%) Windows XP
20 21 (9.72%) Symantec
20 21 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2003
21 20 (9.26%) C#
21 20 (9.26%) DHCP
21 20 (9.26%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (21.30%) MS Exchange
2 35 (16.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.78%) Lync
7 5 (2.31%) IIS
8 4 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.93%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 85 (39.35%) MS Office
2 33 (15.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (8.33%) MS Project
3 18 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) AWD
1 3 (1.39%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.89%) Firewall
2 24 (11.11%) DNS
3 23 (10.65%) VPN
4 20 (9.26%) DHCP
5 16 (7.41%) SAN
6 15 (6.94%) VoIP
7 8 (3.70%) Internet
8 7 (3.24%) WAN
8 7 (3.24%) LAN
8 7 (3.24%) HTTP
9 4 (1.85%) IPv4
9 4 (1.85%) IPv6
9 4 (1.85%) MPLS
9 4 (1.85%) NAS
10 3 (1.39%) Intranet
10 3 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.39%) Network Security
11 2 (0.93%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.24%) MS Access
4 7 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.85%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.46%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.46%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (3.70%) TestDirector
2 5 (2.31%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.85%) Selenium
4 3 (1.39%) JMeter
4 3 (1.39%) Subversion
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.46%) XMLSpy
6 1 (0.46%) NUnit
6 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 61 (28.24%) Finance
2 13 (6.02%) Local Government
3 6 (2.78%) Marketing
3 6 (2.78%) Banking
4 5 (2.31%) Front Office
5 4 (1.85%) Law
6 3 (1.39%) Legal
6 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.93%) Billing
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (32.41%) Analyst
2 20 (9.26%) Developer
2 20 (9.26%) Support Analyst
3 19 (8.80%) Network Engineer
4 17 (7.87%) Service Analyst
4 17 (7.87%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (6.94%) Test Analyst
6 12 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.56%) Administrator
7 9 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 9 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 8 (3.70%) Security Administrator
9 7 (3.24%) IT Support
9 7 (3.24%) Systems Support
9 7 (3.24%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.24%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (2.78%) Software Engineer
10 6 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.96%) .NET
2 16 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 8 (3.70%) SOAP
4 8 (3.70%) Web Services
4 8 (3.70%) jQuery
5 7 (3.24%) HTML
6 6 (2.78%) Flash
7 5 (2.31%) XML
7 5 (2.31%) WPF
7 5 (2.31%) REST
8 4 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (1.85%) WinForms
9 3 (1.39%) CSS
10 2 (0.93%) LINQ
10 2 (0.93%) HTML5
10 2 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.46%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.35%) Blackberry
2 23 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.41%) AS400
4 15 (6.94%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.78%) iSeries
7 4 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.85%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.39%) GIS
9 2 (0.93%) PDA
9 2 (0.93%) Physics
9 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.93%) iPad
9 2 (0.93%) iPhone
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.46%) Open Source
10 1 (0.46%) CUDA
10 1 (0.46%) Statistics
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 86 (39.81%) Windows
2 31 (14.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (9.72%) Windows XP
6 20 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 20 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 11 (5.09%) Linux
8 7 (3.24%) UNIX
9 6 (2.78%) AIX
9 6 (2.78%) Solaris
10 2 (0.93%) Android
11 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.61%) ITIL
2 18 (8.33%) Project Management
3 17 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 14 (6.48%) Test Scripting
5 14 (6.48%) Time Management
5 14 (6.48%) Change Control
6 13 (6.02%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.09%) Data Analysis
8 11 (5.09%) ETL
8 11 (5.09%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.63%) Waterfall
9 10 (4.63%) MVC
9 10 (4.63%) Migration
10 9 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.17%) Change Management
10 9 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (3.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.39%) SQL
2 20 (9.26%) C#
3 11 (5.09%) VB.NET
4 9 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.70%) C
6 6 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.31%) C++
8 4 (1.85%) XAML
8 4 (1.85%) VB
9 2 (0.93%) Winbatch
9 2 (0.93%) Java
9 2 (0.93%) VBScript
9 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) Ruby
10 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (15.28%) Degree
2 25 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.48%) MCSA
4 9 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.24%) MCSE
6 6 (2.78%) MCP
7 5 (2.31%) A+ Certification
7 5 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.85%) MCITP
9 3 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.39%) ISEB
9 3 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.93%) CCNP
10 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.09%) QA
2 7 (3.24%) SLA
3 4 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 68 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.24%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.31%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.85%) XenApp
6 4 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.39%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.93%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.46%) Xen
9 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (8.80%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.17%) SCCM
2 9 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.78%) Tivoli
3 6 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.39%) SCOM
5 2 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.93%) WSUS
5 2 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.93%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.93%) SCSM
5 2 (0.93%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.46%) Control-M
6 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 135 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.59%) Citrix
3 21 (9.72%) Symantec
4 19 (8.80%) Oracle
5 15 (6.94%) VMware
6 11 (5.09%) Cisco
6 11 (5.09%) HP
7 8 (3.70%) Business Objects
8 7 (3.24%) SAP
9 6 (2.78%) IBM
9 6 (2.78%) BMC
9 6 (2.78%) NetApp
10 3 (1.39%) Cognos
10 3 (1.39%) Mitel
10 3 (1.39%) McAfee
10 3 (1.39%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.93%) MKS
11 2 (0.93%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.93%) FINEOS
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