The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 309 286 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.83% 14.07% 10.87%
As % of the Applications category 62.05% 64.13% 64.45%
Number of salaries quoted 258 220 269
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £54,800 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
498 446 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.67% 21.95% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 416 339 381
Average salary £36,375 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Watford +21 102 £41,500 -7.77% 8
Hemel Hempstead -10 35 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Stevenage +6 26 £27,250 -4.38% 2
Rickmansworth +8 17 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Welwyn Garden City +10 16 £30,500 -32.22% 1
St Albans -18 13 £47,500 +55.73% 5
Hertford - 12 £40,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 6 £33,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +1 3 £45,000 -
Letchworth -2 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Berkhamsted - 1 £25,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £22,500 - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 438 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 246 (42.27%) Windows
3 207 (35.57%) MS Office
4 159 (27.32%) SQL
5 150 (25.77%) SQL Server
6 113 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (18.90%) Active Directory
7 110 (18.90%) Finance
8 109 (18.73%) VMware
9 102 (17.53%) Degree
10 94 (16.15%) MS Exchange
11 85 (14.60%) Retail
12 82 (14.09%) Project Management
13 79 (13.57%) .NET
13 79 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 75 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 73 (12.54%) Cisco
16 71 (12.20%) Hyper-V
17 70 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
18 69 (11.86%) SharePoint
19 68 (11.68%) CRM
20 65 (11.17%) Citrix
21 64 (11.00%) C#
21 64 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
22 59 (10.14%) Marketing
23 57 (9.79%) ITIL
24 56 (9.62%) TCP/IP
25 55 (9.45%) Windows XP
25 55 (9.45%) DNS
25 55 (9.45%) Lync

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 94 (16.15%) MS Exchange
2 69 (11.86%) SharePoint
3 55 (9.45%) Lync
4 51 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (3.44%) IIS
9 18 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.03%) SAS
11 5 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.69%) CMS
12 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.52%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.34%) TPMS
15 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 207 (35.57%) MS Office
2 47 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (6.87%) MS Project
4 31 (5.33%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.69%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.52%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.34%) InDesign
8 2 (0.34%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.17%) DOC1
9 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (6.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.34%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.04%) Office 365
2 19 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) PaaS
4 3 (0.52%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 55 (9.45%) DNS
3 54 (9.28%) LAN
4 45 (7.73%) Firewall
5 32 (5.50%) WAN
5 32 (5.50%) DHCP
6 29 (4.98%) SAN
7 21 (3.61%) Internet
8 17 (2.92%) VPN
9 15 (2.58%) iSCSI
10 11 (1.89%) NAS
11 10 (1.72%) MPLS
12 8 (1.37%) Network Security
12 8 (1.37%) Intranet
12 8 (1.37%) PBX
13 7 (1.20%) VoIP
13 7 (1.20%) Unified Communications
13 7 (1.20%) NetScaler
14 6 (1.03%) PuTTY
14 6 (1.03%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (4.30%) MySQL
6 20 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.75%) MS Access
9 13 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.72%) EDRMS
10 10 (1.72%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.37%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.20%) OLAP
14 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
15 4 (0.69%) DTS
15 4 (0.69%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 25 (4.30%) Subversion
2 20 (3.44%) Maven
2 20 (3.44%) Ant
3 16 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 16 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.37%) JIRA
5 6 (1.03%) Toad
5 6 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.69%) NUnit
6 4 (0.69%) CruiseControl
6 4 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.34%) Selenium
8 2 (0.34%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.17%) MSTest
General
1 110 (18.90%) Finance
2 85 (14.60%) Retail
3 59 (10.14%) Marketing
4 26 (4.47%) Legal
5 23 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.61%) Back Office
7 17 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.37%) Electronics
9 8 (1.37%) Advertising
10 7 (1.20%) Law
11 6 (1.03%) Banking
12 5 (0.86%) Billing
13 4 (0.69%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.34%) Games
14 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 133 (22.85%) Analyst
2 106 (18.21%) Developer
3 64 (11.00%) Support Engineer
4 53 (9.11%) Consultant
5 38 (6.53%) Technical Support
6 37 (6.36%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 35 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
9 28 (4.81%) Project Manager
10 25 (4.30%) Architect
11 23 (3.95%) IT Support
12 22 (3.78%) Senior Developer
13 21 (3.61%) Business Analyst
13 21 (3.61%) Java Developer
14 20 (3.44%) SQL Developer
15 19 (3.26%) Project Engineer
15 19 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support
15 19 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 18 (3.09%) Technical Engineer
16 18 (3.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (13.57%) .NET
2 39 (6.70%) Web Services
3 37 (6.36%) ASP.NET
4 35 (6.01%) XML
5 34 (5.84%) HTML
6 23 (3.95%) CSS
7 21 (3.61%) JDBC
8 20 (3.44%) JSP
8 20 (3.44%) Servlets
8 20 (3.44%) XSLT
8 20 (3.44%) Hibernate
8 20 (3.44%) Spring
9 18 (3.09%) jQuery
10 13 (2.23%) HTML5
11 12 (2.06%) .NET Framework
12 10 (1.72%) SOAP
13 9 (1.55%) Middleware
13 9 (1.55%) Ajax
13 9 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (2.92%) Management Information System
1 17 (2.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (2.41%) Mathematics
2 14 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.23%) Clustering
4 10 (1.72%) PKI
4 10 (1.72%) Taxonomies
5 9 (1.55%) Fat Client
5 9 (1.55%) FMCG
5 9 (1.55%) Thin Client
6 8 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.20%) Replication
7 7 (1.20%) CLARiiON
7 7 (1.20%) FlexPod
8 6 (1.03%) Firmware
8 6 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.86%) Handset
9 5 (0.86%) IVR
10 4 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 246 (42.27%) Windows
2 113 (19.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 64 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (9.45%) Windows XP
6 32 (5.50%) Windows 7
7 24 (4.12%) Windows Vista
7 24 (4.12%) Linux
8 22 (3.78%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.06%) Solaris
10 9 (1.55%) UNIX
11 7 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.86%) VMS
14 4 (0.69%) AIX
14 4 (0.69%) Android
15 2 (0.34%) HPUX
15 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (14.09%) Project Management
2 68 (11.68%) CRM
3 57 (9.79%) ITIL
4 51 (8.76%) Time Management
5 40 (6.87%) PRINCE2
5 40 (6.87%) E-Commerce
6 28 (4.81%) Migration
7 26 (4.47%) Analytics
8 25 (4.30%) Change Management
9 23 (3.95%) Network Management
10 22 (3.78%) SOA
10 22 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (3.44%) Multithreading
12 19 (3.26%) Service Management
13 18 (3.09%) Business Analysis
14 17 (2.92%) Scrum
15 16 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (2.58%) TOGAF
16 15 (2.58%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 159 (27.32%) SQL
2 64 (11.00%) C#
3 43 (7.39%) JavaScript
4 35 (6.01%) C
5 34 (5.84%) T-SQL
6 32 (5.50%) Java
7 23 (3.95%) VB
8 19 (3.26%) VBA
9 18 (3.09%) VBScript
10 15 (2.58%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.41%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.37%) Perl
14 6 (1.03%) AWK
14 6 (1.03%) Korn
15 5 (0.86%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.52%) C++
16 3 (0.52%) VB6
17 2 (0.34%) X++
17 2 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 102 (17.53%) Degree
2 70 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (6.70%) MCSE
5 37 (6.36%) MCITP
6 36 (6.19%) CCNA
7 32 (5.50%) Security Cleared
8 22 (3.78%) CCNP
8 22 (3.78%) SC Cleared
9 19 (3.26%) MCP
9 19 (3.26%) MCSA
10 18 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (2.41%) MCTS
12 10 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (1.37%) PMI Certification
14 7 (1.20%) NCDA
15 6 (1.03%) NCIE
15 6 (1.03%) VCAP
15 6 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.30%) SLA
2 7 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.03%) QA
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 110 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 75 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.81%) vSphere
5 20 (3.44%) XenDesktop
5 20 (3.44%) XenApp
6 19 (3.26%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (1.37%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.20%) XenServer
10 5 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.34%) pfSense
12 1 (0.17%) RACF
12 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.17%) NFS
12 1 (0.17%) vCloud
12 1 (0.17%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 25 (4.30%) SCCM
2 10 (1.72%) SCOM
3 7 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.52%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.52%) Nagios
6 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 438 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 109 (18.73%) VMware
3 73 (12.54%) Cisco
4 65 (11.17%) Citrix
5 48 (8.25%) Oracle
6 32 (5.50%) HP
7 23 (3.95%) EMC
8 19 (3.26%) Apple
9 18 (3.09%) NetApp
10 17 (2.92%) Adobe
11 13 (2.23%) IBM
12 12 (2.06%) Symantec
12 12 (2.06%) SolarWinds
13 11 (1.89%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.72%) Open Text
15 9 (1.55%) Business Objects
16 8 (1.37%) Dell
16 8 (1.37%) Red Hat
17 7 (1.20%) CommVault
18 6 (1.03%) Cognos
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum To £50k + Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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networx
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