The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 317 316 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.73% 14.92% 10.61%
As % of the Applications category 61.67% 67.96% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 276 245 244
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
514 465 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.63% 21.95% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 429 355 365
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +13 117 £40,500 -10.00% 12
Hemel Hempstead -8 33 £57,500 +64.28%
Stevenage 0 24 £33,500 +19.64% 1
Rickmansworth +12 15 £26,500 -41.11%
Welwyn Garden City +9 14 £31,500 -30.00% 2
Hertford +9 12 £40,000 -33.33%
St Albans -10 12 £50,000 +63.93%
Potters Bar - 7 £37,500 -
Bishop's Stortford 0 3 £45,000 -
Berkhamsted - 3 £29,000 -
Letchworth -9 1 £35,000 -6.66%
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 420 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 238 (42.50%) Windows
3 209 (37.32%) MS Office
4 152 (27.14%) SQL Server
5 146 (26.07%) SQL
6 117 (20.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 108 (19.29%) VMware
8 105 (18.75%) Finance
9 97 (17.32%) Active Directory
10 94 (16.79%) MS Exchange
11 83 (14.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 80 (14.29%) Degree
13 79 (14.11%) Hyper-V
14 77 (13.75%) Retail
14 77 (13.75%) Cisco
15 72 (12.86%) .NET
15 72 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 70 (12.50%) Citrix
17 67 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
17 67 (11.96%) SharePoint
17 67 (11.96%) Project Management
18 63 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
19 60 (10.71%) TCP/IP
20 59 (10.54%) ITIL
21 58 (10.36%) Windows XP
21 58 (10.36%) Lync
21 58 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2010
22 57 (10.18%) C#
23 54 (9.64%) CRM
23 54 (9.64%) LAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (16.79%) MS Exchange
2 67 (11.96%) SharePoint
3 58 (10.36%) Lync
3 58 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 40 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (3.57%) IIS
7 19 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
8 18 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.25%) SAS
10 5 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.89%) Apache
11 4 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.54%) CMS
13 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.18%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 209 (37.32%) MS Office
2 48 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 45 (8.04%) MS Project
4 28 (5.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.71%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.36%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) InDesign
7 1 (0.18%) DOC1
7 1 (0.18%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.96%) Office 365
2 16 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.71%) PaaS
4 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 60 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 54 (9.64%) LAN
3 48 (8.57%) DNS
4 45 (8.04%) Firewall
5 32 (5.71%) SAN
6 31 (5.54%) WAN
7 28 (5.00%) DHCP
8 21 (3.75%) VPN
9 19 (3.39%) iSCSI
10 17 (3.04%) Internet
11 12 (2.14%) NAS
12 9 (1.61%) MPLS
13 8 (1.43%) PBX
13 8 (1.43%) Network Security
13 8 (1.43%) NetScaler
14 7 (1.25%) VoIP
14 7 (1.25%) Unified Communications
15 6 (1.07%) HTTP
16 5 (0.89%) Wireless
16 5 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (4.64%) MySQL
6 21 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (2.68%) MS Access
9 10 (1.79%) Cognos Query Studio
9 10 (1.79%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 10 (1.79%) Cognos Report Studio
10 9 (1.61%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.61%) OLAP
10 9 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.43%) EDRMS
12 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.07%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.71%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (4.29%) Subversion
2 20 (3.57%) Ant
3 19 (3.39%) Maven
4 16 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.32%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.25%) PhoneGap
7 5 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.71%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.54%) NUnit
10 2 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.36%) JIRA
10 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.18%) Selenium
11 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 105 (18.75%) Finance
2 77 (13.75%) Retail
3 45 (8.04%) Marketing
4 26 (4.64%) Legal
5 24 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.39%) Back Office
7 16 (2.86%) Manufacturing
8 15 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.61%) Electronics
10 7 (1.25%) Law
10 7 (1.25%) Advertising
11 6 (1.07%) Banking
12 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.36%) Games
13 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 131 (23.39%) Analyst
2 104 (18.57%) Developer
3 62 (11.07%) Support Engineer
4 56 (10.00%) Consultant
5 34 (6.07%) Support Analyst
5 34 (6.07%) Technical Support
6 33 (5.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (5.18%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.11%) Architect
9 23 (4.11%) Java Developer
9 23 (4.11%) IT Support
10 22 (3.93%) SQL Developer
10 22 (3.93%) Project Engineer
10 22 (3.93%) Technical Engineer
10 22 (3.93%) 3rd Line Support
10 22 (3.93%) Senior Developer
11 20 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
11 20 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (3.04%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (12.86%) .NET
2 39 (6.96%) Web Services
3 37 (6.61%) ASP.NET
4 35 (6.25%) XML
5 30 (5.36%) HTML
6 22 (3.93%) JSP
7 19 (3.39%) Servlets
7 19 (3.39%) XSLT
7 19 (3.39%) CSS
7 19 (3.39%) JDBC
7 19 (3.39%) Hibernate
7 19 (3.39%) Spring
8 17 (3.04%) jQuery
9 13 (2.32%) HTML5
10 12 (2.14%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.79%) SOAP
12 9 (1.61%) Ajax
13 8 (1.43%) WCF
14 7 (1.25%) XHTML
14 7 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 14 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.32%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.32%) Clustering
4 12 (2.14%) PKI
5 8 (1.43%) Taxonomies
5 8 (1.43%) Replication
5 8 (1.43%) Thin Client
5 8 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 8 (1.43%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.25%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.25%) FlexPod
7 6 (1.07%) Firmware
7 6 (1.07%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.07%) FMCG
7 6 (1.07%) Visualisation
8 5 (0.89%) EPoS
8 5 (0.89%) IVR
9 4 (0.71%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 238 (42.50%) Windows
2 117 (20.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (14.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (10.36%) Windows XP
6 39 (6.96%) Windows 7
7 30 (5.36%) Windows Vista
8 29 (5.18%) Windows 8
9 24 (4.29%) Linux
10 10 (1.79%) Solaris
11 7 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.07%) Android
13 5 (0.89%) UNIX
14 4 (0.71%) AIX
15 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.18%) VMS
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (11.96%) Project Management
2 59 (10.54%) ITIL
3 54 (9.64%) CRM
4 48 (8.57%) Time Management
5 43 (7.68%) PRINCE2
6 28 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (4.64%) Migration
8 23 (4.11%) E-Commerce
8 23 (4.11%) Network Management
9 22 (3.93%) Change Management
9 22 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (3.57%) Multithreading
11 17 (3.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (2.86%) Scrum
12 16 (2.86%) Network Design
12 16 (2.86%) Project Planning
13 15 (2.68%) SOA
13 15 (2.68%) Analytics
14 14 (2.50%) Service Management
14 14 (2.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 146 (26.07%) SQL
2 57 (10.18%) C#
3 41 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 33 (5.89%) T-SQL
4 33 (5.89%) Java
5 28 (5.00%) C
6 22 (3.93%) VBA
7 21 (3.75%) VB
8 20 (3.57%) VBScript
9 15 (2.68%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.43%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.25%) Perl
12 7 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.89%) AWK
13 5 (0.89%) Korn
14 4 (0.71%) VB6
15 3 (0.54%) C++
16 2 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 80 (14.29%) Degree
2 67 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (6.79%) MCITP
5 37 (6.61%) Security Cleared
6 36 (6.43%) MCSE
7 35 (6.25%) CCNA
8 22 (3.93%) MCP
8 22 (3.93%) SC Cleared
9 20 (3.57%) CCNP
10 18 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.68%) MCTS
11 15 (2.68%) MCSA
11 15 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.43%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.43%) NCDA
13 7 (1.25%) NCIE
13 7 (1.25%) VCAP
14 6 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.07%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.36%) SLA
2 6 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.07%) QA
3 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 97 (17.32%) Active Directory
2 79 (14.11%) Hyper-V
3 72 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (5.36%) vSphere
5 21 (3.75%) XenDesktop
5 21 (3.75%) XenApp
6 17 (3.04%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.25%) XenServer
9 5 (0.89%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.36%) pfSense
11 1 (0.18%) vCloud
11 1 (0.18%) NFS
11 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (4.82%) SCCM
2 13 (2.32%) SCOM
3 7 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.54%) Nagios
5 3 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.54%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.36%) Puppet
6 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 420 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 108 (19.29%) VMware
3 77 (13.75%) Cisco
4 70 (12.50%) Citrix
5 39 (6.96%) Oracle
6 37 (6.61%) HP
7 27 (4.82%) Apple
8 23 (4.11%) EMC
9 22 (3.93%) NetApp
10 16 (2.86%) Adobe
11 12 (2.14%) IBM
11 12 (2.14%) Cognos
11 12 (2.14%) CheckPoint
11 12 (2.14%) Symantec
12 10 (1.79%) Fujitsu
13 9 (1.61%) SolarWinds
14 8 (1.43%) Open Text
14 8 (1.43%) Dell
15 7 (1.25%) Juniper
15 7 (1.25%) Red Hat
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum To £40k + Bonus (5%) + Large Company
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £50-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ralph Lauren
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: Up to £20,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago