The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.80% 2.13% 5.50%
As % of the Applications category 77.78% 25.00% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 10
Average salary £23,750 £17,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -64.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £17,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,600 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% +1.71%
MS Excel
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Applications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.74% 8.51% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 32
Average salary £23,750 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £17,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 28 November 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) MCSE
4 4 (33.33%) MCP
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) MCITP
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) XenApp
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) IaaS
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (8.33%) TARGIT
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) NetScaler

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) SNMP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCP
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) UAG
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Websense
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Tableau
5 1 (8.33%) TARGIT