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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 91 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.32% 11.10% 11.07%
As % of the Applications category 64.08% 67.03% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 68 95 99
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,270 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
142 182 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.98% 16.56% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 107 141 156
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +3 16 £37,225 -3.93%
Colchester -5 16 £32,000 +10.34% 4
Basildon +4 13 £36,000 -10.00%
Harlow +5 5 £23,537 -32.75% 1
Loughton - 3 £27,500 -
Waltham Abbey 0 2 £22,500 -47.05%
Brentwood -6 2 - - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £35,000 - 2
Epping -1 1 £19,000 -45.71%
Billericay - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 180 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 98 (36.70%) Finance
3 79 (29.59%) SQL Server
4 77 (28.84%) MS Office
5 75 (28.09%) SQL
6 70 (26.22%) Windows
7 59 (22.10%) .NET
8 58 (21.72%) C#
9 52 (19.48%) Active Directory
10 43 (16.10%) ITIL
11 40 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (13.11%) Citrix
12 35 (13.11%) MS Exchange
13 31 (11.61%) Degree
14 28 (10.49%) MS PowerPoint
14 28 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (10.49%) SharePoint
14 28 (10.49%) Project Management
15 27 (10.11%) ASP.NET
16 26 (9.74%) Incident Management
16 26 (9.74%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2007
17 25 (9.36%) Mentoring
18 24 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 24 (8.99%) VB.NET
18 24 (8.99%) Firewall
19 23 (8.61%) Change Control
20 22 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (8.24%) T-SQL
21 21 (7.87%) Web Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 35 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.49%) SharePoint
3 25 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (4.12%) IIS
6 4 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.50%) CMS
7 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.75%) Content Management Server
8 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.75%) Lync
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (28.84%) MS Office
2 28 (10.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (6.37%) MS Project
4 15 (5.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) AWD
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.75%) assyst
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.37%) Magento
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.99%) Firewall
2 18 (6.74%) DNS
3 17 (6.37%) DHCP
4 15 (5.62%) VPN
5 14 (5.24%) VoIP
6 7 (2.62%) HTTP
7 6 (2.25%) Internet
7 6 (2.25%) WAN
7 6 (2.25%) LAN
8 5 (1.87%) SAN
9 4 (1.50%) FTP
10 3 (1.12%) LDAP
10 3 (1.12%) ADSL
10 3 (1.12%) Intranet
11 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.75%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (0.37%) VLAN
12 1 (0.37%) Network Security
12 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (29.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (7.12%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.00%) MS Access
10 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.87%) QlikView
11 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (5.99%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.87%) TestDirector
3 4 (1.50%) Subversion
4 3 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.12%) VisualVM
5 2 (0.75%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.37%) JMeter
6 1 (0.37%) NUnit
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 98 (36.70%) Finance
2 12 (4.49%) Marketing
3 8 (3.00%) Local Government
4 7 (2.62%) Law
4 7 (2.62%) Electronics
5 6 (2.25%) Advertising
6 5 (1.87%) Publishing
6 5 (1.87%) Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Front Office
7 4 (1.50%) Back Office
8 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.12%) Legal
8 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Retail
9 1 (0.37%) Military
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (29.21%) Analyst
2 56 (20.97%) Developer
3 17 (6.37%) Support Analyst
3 17 (6.37%) Service Analyst
4 16 (5.99%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (4.87%) Help Desk Support
5 13 (4.87%) .NET Developer
5 13 (4.87%) Architect
6 12 (4.49%) Project Manager
7 11 (4.12%) Technical Architect
7 11 (4.12%) C# Developer
7 11 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (3.75%) Software Developer
9 9 (3.37%) Development Manager
9 9 (3.37%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.37%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.37%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.00%) Administrator
10 8 (3.00%) Support Specialist
11 7 (2.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.10%) .NET
2 27 (10.11%) ASP.NET
3 21 (7.87%) Web Services
4 20 (7.49%) HTML
5 18 (6.74%) XML
6 17 (6.37%) WCF
7 14 (5.24%) CSS
8 12 (4.49%) WPF
9 10 (3.75%) SOAP
10 9 (3.37%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.00%) WinForms
12 7 (2.62%) COM+
12 7 (2.62%) XHTML
13 6 (2.25%) Ajax
13 6 (2.25%) Silverlight
14 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.87%) XSD
14 5 (1.87%) XSL
14 5 (1.87%) DHTML
15 4 (1.50%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.37%) Blackberry
3 7 (2.62%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.62%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.25%) AS400
4 6 (2.25%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.12%) DataPower
6 3 (1.12%) Open Source
6 3 (1.12%) CUDA
6 3 (1.12%) Wiki
6 3 (1.12%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.75%) Derivative
7 2 (0.75%) Statistics
7 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.75%) PMI
7 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.22%) Windows
2 26 (9.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (7.87%) Windows 7
4 19 (7.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.87%) Windows 8
5 13 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.12%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.25%) Android
9 5 (1.87%) UNIX
9 5 (1.87%) Linux
10 4 (1.50%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.10%) ITIL
2 28 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (10.49%) Project Management
3 26 (9.74%) Incident Management
4 25 (9.36%) Mentoring
5 23 (8.61%) Change Control
6 22 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (5.99%) MVVM
8 13 (4.87%) Change Management
8 13 (4.87%) Risk Management
9 12 (4.49%) SOA
9 12 (4.49%) ETL
9 12 (4.49%) Software Engineering
9 12 (4.49%) Problem Management
9 12 (4.49%) Waterfall
10 11 (4.12%) MVC
10 11 (4.12%) CRM
11 10 (3.75%) Service Management
11 10 (3.75%) Service Delivery
11 10 (3.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 75 (28.09%) SQL
2 58 (21.72%) C#
3 24 (8.99%) VB.NET
4 22 (8.24%) T-SQL
5 17 (6.37%) C++
6 16 (5.99%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.24%) C
8 9 (3.37%) Java
9 4 (1.50%) VBA
9 4 (1.50%) Python
10 3 (1.12%) XAML
10 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) COBOL
12 1 (0.37%) VBScript
12 1 (0.37%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.37%) Winbatch
12 1 (0.37%) R
12 1 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (11.61%) Degree
2 17 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.12%) MCP
5 6 (2.25%) MCSE
6 4 (1.50%) MCSA
7 3 (1.12%) ISEB
7 3 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.12%) MCITP
7 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.75%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.75%) PMP
8 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.37%) MCAD
9 1 (0.37%) MCSD
9 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.87%) SLA
2 9 (3.37%) QA
2 9 (3.37%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) P3O
System Software
1 52 (19.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.50%) XenApp
4 4 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.75%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.75%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.62%) SCCM
3 3 (1.12%) SCOM
3 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.12%) Nagios
3 3 (1.12%) Opsview
4 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.37%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.37%) WSUS
4 1 (0.37%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 180 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.11%) Citrix
3 20 (7.49%) Oracle
4 15 (5.62%) VMware
5 11 (4.12%) Cisco
6 10 (3.75%) Symantec
7 6 (2.25%) JBoss
8 4 (1.50%) HP
9 3 (1.12%) Dell
9 3 (1.12%) Software AG
9 3 (1.12%) Cognos
9 3 (1.12%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.12%) IBM
9 3 (1.12%) Adobe
9 3 (1.12%) Splunk
9 3 (1.12%) webMethods
10 2 (0.75%) Toshiba
10 2 (0.75%) InterSystems
10 2 (0.75%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.75%) Red Hat
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