The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 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 Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 11 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.82% 9.91% 3.86%
As % of the Applications category 78.57% 78.57% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £34,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.50% 12.61% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 14
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £32,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
West Sussex

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gatwick region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) MCSE
6 5 (38.46%) MCSA
6 5 (38.46%) MCP
6 5 (38.46%) IaaS
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (38.46%) UAG
6 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (30.77%) Office 365

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
1 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) IaaS
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Office Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) MCSA
1 5 (38.46%) MCP
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) UAG
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel