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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 174 173 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.19% 12.16% 10.43%
As % of the Applications category 67.70% 80.47% 67.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127 131 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
257 215 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.48% 15.11% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 189 166 132
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 April 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 24 April 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
Brentwood +20 50 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Colchester +15 29 £35,000 -20.00%
Chelmsford -7 17 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Basildon +6 16 £35,750 +30.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea -4 11 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Loughton - 5 £31,500 -
Wickford +3 2 £31,500 +26.00%
Harlow -1 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Billericay +6 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Braintree -2 1 £28,000 +107.40% 1
Hockley - 1 £18,500 -
Maldon - 1 £35,000 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 210 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 142 (44.79%) Windows
3 127 (40.06%) MS Office
4 116 (36.59%) Finance
5 92 (29.02%) SQL Server
6 91 (28.71%) SQL
7 75 (23.66%) Active Directory
8 70 (22.08%) .NET
9 63 (19.87%) C#
10 57 (17.98%) ITIL
11 56 (17.67%) Citrix
12 50 (15.77%) Oracle
12 50 (15.77%) Degree
13 47 (14.83%) HTML
14 43 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (12.93%) Linux
16 39 (12.30%) Project Management
17 38 (11.99%) MS Exchange
18 37 (11.67%) MS PowerPoint
19 35 (11.04%) SAN
20 34 (10.73%) JavaScript
20 34 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (10.41%) MVC
22 32 (10.09%) Firewall
23 31 (9.78%) AS400
23 31 (9.78%) VMware
24 29 (9.15%) CSS
24 29 (9.15%) Windows Server 2003
24 29 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
25 28 (8.83%) Exchange Server 2007

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (11.99%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (4.73%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.10%) IIS
7 12 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.89%) Lync
10 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.63%) SAS
12 1 (0.32%) JBoss
12 1 (0.32%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 127 (40.06%) MS Office
2 37 (11.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (7.89%) MS Project
4 23 (7.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Primavera
1 3 (0.95%) Visualfiles
1 3 (0.95%) AWD
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.04%) SAN
2 32 (10.09%) Firewall
3 27 (8.52%) DNS
4 25 (7.89%) DHCP
5 22 (6.94%) VPN
6 14 (4.42%) VoIP
7 7 (2.21%) LAN
8 6 (1.89%) WAN
8 6 (1.89%) NAS
8 6 (1.89%) Wireless
9 5 (1.58%) Internet
10 4 (1.26%) MPLS
10 4 (1.26%) OSPF
10 4 (1.26%) BGP
11 3 (0.95%) SCCP
11 3 (0.95%) PBX
12 2 (0.63%) GSM
12 2 (0.63%) Skype
13 1 (0.32%) Cisco ICM
13 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (29.02%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.26%) MS Access
3 22 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.42%) MySQL
5 13 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.26%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (4.73%) Selenium
3 12 (3.79%) Moq
3 12 (3.79%) SpecFlow
3 12 (3.79%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.79%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (3.47%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.84%) TestDirector
6 8 (2.52%) Subversion
7 6 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.95%) XMLSpy
9 3 (0.95%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.95%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.63%) MSTest
10 2 (0.63%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 116 (36.59%) Finance
2 14 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.84%) Legal
4 7 (2.21%) Banking
5 6 (1.89%) Back Office
6 3 (0.95%) Law
6 3 (0.95%) Marketing
6 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
7 2 (0.63%) Automotive
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
7 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 83 (26.18%) Analyst
2 63 (19.87%) Developer
3 25 (7.89%) Administrator
3 25 (7.89%) C# Developer
4 23 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (5.99%) .NET Developer
5 19 (5.99%) Support Analyst
6 17 (5.36%) Web Developer
6 17 (5.36%) Network Engineer
6 17 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 17 (5.36%) .NET Web Developer
7 15 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (4.42%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.10%) Software Developer
10 12 (3.79%) Service Analyst
10 12 (3.79%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (3.79%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (3.47%) C# Web Developer
11 11 (3.47%) SQL DBA
11 11 (3.47%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.08%) .NET
2 47 (14.83%) HTML
3 29 (9.15%) CSS
4 21 (6.62%) ASP.NET
4 21 (6.62%) jQuery
5 17 (5.36%) Flash
6 15 (4.73%) .NET Framework
6 15 (4.73%) HTML5
7 12 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (3.15%) SOAP
9 9 (2.84%) XML
9 9 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.89%) Web Services
10 6 (1.89%) WPF
11 4 (1.26%) Ajax
11 4 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (1.26%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.95%) WinForms
12 3 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.78%) AS400
2 29 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.20%) Blackberry
4 24 (7.57%) Computer Science
5 22 (6.94%) Management Information System
6 21 (6.62%) iSeries
7 14 (4.42%) Clustering
8 11 (3.47%) User Experience
9 9 (2.84%) Replication
10 6 (1.89%) Physics
11 5 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.26%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.95%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.63%) iPhone
14 2 (0.63%) Statistics
14 2 (0.63%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.63%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 142 (44.79%) Windows
2 41 (12.93%) Linux
3 34 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (9.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (8.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (6.94%) Windows 8
7 21 (6.62%) Windows 7
7 21 (6.62%) Windows XP
8 19 (5.99%) AIX
8 19 (5.99%) UNIX
8 19 (5.99%) Solaris
9 3 (0.95%) HPUX
9 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.63%) VMS
10 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.32%) SUSE
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.32%) Android
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (17.98%) ITIL
2 43 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.30%) Project Management
4 33 (10.41%) MVC
5 24 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (7.57%) Waterfall
6 18 (5.68%) Scrum
7 17 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (5.36%) Data Analysis
8 16 (5.05%) Software Engineering
8 16 (5.05%) Problem Management
8 16 (5.05%) Release Management
8 16 (5.05%) OO
9 15 (4.73%) Service Delivery
9 15 (4.73%) Change Management
9 15 (4.73%) Time Management
9 15 (4.73%) Change Control
10 14 (4.42%) DSDM
11 13 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (4.10%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.71%) SQL
2 63 (19.87%) C#
3 34 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 25 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 14 (4.42%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.47%) C
7 9 (2.84%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.52%) VB
9 7 (2.21%) C++
10 6 (1.89%) XAML
11 5 (1.58%) VBA
11 5 (1.58%) Java
12 4 (1.26%) COBOL
13 3 (0.95%) VB6
14 2 (0.63%) Python
14 2 (0.63%) VBScript
15 1 (0.32%) PHP
15 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.32%) Tcl
15 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (15.77%) Degree
2 27 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (6.62%) MCSA
4 15 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (3.15%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.89%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.89%) ISEB
9 5 (1.58%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.26%) CCNP
11 3 (0.95%) MCP
11 3 (0.95%) CISSP
11 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.95%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.95%) CISA
11 3 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.36%) QA
2 9 (2.84%) SLA
3 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 75 (23.66%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.68%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.95%) XenApp
6 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) vSphere
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (6.62%) Tivoli
1 21 (6.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 17 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 11 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.21%) SCCM
4 7 (2.21%) WSUS
5 5 (1.58%) SCOM
6 3 (0.95%) Nagios
7 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.32%) Control-M
8 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 210 (66.25%) Microsoft
2 56 (17.67%) Citrix
3 50 (15.77%) Oracle
4 31 (9.78%) VMware
5 23 (7.26%) IBM
6 22 (6.94%) Cisco
7 20 (6.31%) NetApp
8 19 (5.99%) HP
8 19 (5.99%) BMC
8 19 (5.99%) Symantec
9 12 (3.79%) Sitecore
10 10 (3.15%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.84%) Business Objects
11 9 (2.84%) SAP
12 6 (1.89%) MKS
13 5 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.58%) Mitel
14 3 (0.95%) LexisNexis
15 2 (0.63%) Sun
15 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds
Saffron Walden, Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tiptree, Essex
JobServe Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000.00 - £16000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Braintree
Blue Fox
Salary: £13.5k - 14k per year + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 10 days ago
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Estuary Housing
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ixion Holdings (Contracts)
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago