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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 11 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.91% 9.82% 9.26%
As % of the Applications category 55.00% 78.57% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
20 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 14.39% 12.50% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) MS Visio
2 14 (53.85%) MS Office
2 14 (53.85%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) Spanish Language
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (19.23%) SCCM
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (15.38%) French Language
7 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) DHCP
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) MCSE
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.54%) Firewall
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) MCSA
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) SOAP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Office
1 14 (53.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (11.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) Fiddler
1 3 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
1 3 (11.54%) LoadUI
General
1 10 (38.46%) Spanish Language
2 4 (15.38%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) DOM
2 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
2 3 (11.54%) HTML5
2 3 (11.54%) CSS3
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) MapReduce
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
4 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee