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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 213 192 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.31% 10.14% 11.84%
As % of the Applications category 59.50% 54.70% 70.34%
Number of salaries quoted 177 158 308
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
358 351 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.64% 18.54% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 294 273 424
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -11 50 £42,500 +19.71% 5
Stevenage +14 22 £34,250 +18.10%
Hemel Hempstead -3 21 £26,500 -24.28% 5
Welwyn Garden City -1 19 £32,500 +13.04% 3
St Albans -23 19 £60,000 +96.72%
Rickmansworth 0 18 £30,000 +13.20%
Hertford +1 6 £50,000 +35.13%
Letchworth +10 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Borehamwood -5 3 £22,500 -40.00%
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Baldock - 1 £27,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £23,500 -
Ware - 1 £26,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 379 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 208 (41.52%) Windows
3 153 (30.54%) MS Office
4 145 (28.94%) SQL
5 111 (22.16%) Active Directory
6 109 (21.76%) SQL Server
7 92 (18.36%) Finance
8 91 (18.16%) Degree
9 86 (17.17%) .NET
10 84 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
11 83 (16.57%) Project Management
12 82 (16.37%) C#
13 81 (16.17%) Oracle
13 81 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 77 (15.37%) MS Exchange
15 75 (14.97%) CRM
16 74 (14.77%) SharePoint
17 71 (14.17%) VMware
18 61 (12.18%) JavaScript
19 56 (11.18%) ASP.NET
19 56 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 55 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
21 54 (10.78%) Retail
22 53 (10.58%) HTML
22 53 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
23 51 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
23 51 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
24 50 (9.98%) Dynamics CRM
25 47 (9.38%) Cisco
26 45 (8.98%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 77 (15.37%) MS Exchange
2 74 (14.77%) SharePoint
3 34 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (5.99%) Lync
5 28 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (3.39%) IIS
8 16 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (2.40%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.40%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.20%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.00%) CMS
14 4 (0.80%) JBoss
15 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.60%) TPMS
16 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 153 (30.54%) MS Office
2 34 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 33 (6.59%) MS Project
4 24 (4.79%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.00%) FrameMaker
6 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.40%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.40%) InDesign
7 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 50 (9.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.00%) Agresso
3 7 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.20%) Maximo
7 1 (0.20%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.20%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.99%) Office 365
2 15 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.78%) DNS
2 29 (5.79%) WAN
3 22 (4.39%) Internet
4 21 (4.19%) TCP/IP
5 20 (3.99%) LAN
6 19 (3.79%) FTP
6 19 (3.79%) DHCP
7 18 (3.59%) SSH
7 18 (3.59%) Firewall
7 18 (3.59%) PuTTY
7 18 (3.59%) WinSCP
8 16 (3.19%) SAN
9 11 (2.20%) VoIP
10 9 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.40%) Wireless
11 7 (1.40%) VPN
12 6 (1.20%) MPLS
13 5 (1.00%) iSCSI
14 4 (0.80%) Intranet
14 4 (0.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (4.99%) Oracle Database
4 21 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (4.19%) MySQL
5 20 (3.99%) MS Access
6 16 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.20%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.40%) EDRMS
11 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.80%) Big Data
14 4 (0.80%) NonStop SQL
14 4 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (5.19%) Selenium
3 25 (4.99%) TeamCity
3 25 (4.99%) NUnit
4 24 (4.79%) Subversion
4 24 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 18 (3.59%) Toad
5 18 (3.59%) JIRA
6 12 (2.40%) Ant
6 12 (2.40%) Maven
7 8 (1.60%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (1.40%) CruiseControl
8 7 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
General
1 92 (18.36%) Finance
2 54 (10.78%) Retail
3 37 (7.39%) Marketing
4 21 (4.19%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.99%) Law
6 13 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.20%) Banking
8 10 (2.00%) Back Office
9 8 (1.60%) Advertising
9 8 (1.60%) Billing
10 4 (0.80%) Legal
11 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Local Government
12 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (25.75%) Analyst
2 99 (19.76%) Developer
3 51 (10.18%) Support Engineer
4 39 (7.78%) C# Developer
5 36 (7.19%) .NET Developer
5 36 (7.19%) Business Analyst
6 34 (6.79%) Project Manager
7 33 (6.59%) Support Analyst
8 31 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (4.99%) Junior
10 24 (4.79%) Consultant
10 24 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (4.59%) Senior Developer
12 22 (4.39%) IT Support
13 21 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (4.19%) 1st Line Support
14 19 (3.79%) Software Engineer
14 19 (3.79%) Software Developer
15 18 (3.59%) Administrator
15 18 (3.59%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.17%) .NET
2 56 (11.18%) ASP.NET
3 53 (10.58%) HTML
4 45 (8.98%) CSS
5 40 (7.98%) jQuery
6 37 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (7.19%) XML
8 32 (6.39%) WCF
8 32 (6.39%) Middleware
9 29 (5.79%) HTML5
10 28 (5.59%) XSLT
11 27 (5.39%) CSS3
12 25 (4.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 25 (4.99%) Ajax
13 24 (4.79%) Silverlight
14 21 (4.19%) .NET Framework
15 20 (3.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (3.99%) Web Services
16 16 (3.19%) JDBC
17 15 (2.99%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 84 (16.77%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.99%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.19%) Mathematics
4 9 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.60%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.40%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.20%) Handset
8 5 (1.00%) FMCG
8 5 (1.00%) User Experience
9 4 (0.80%) iPad
9 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.80%) Physics
9 4 (0.80%) Replication
9 4 (0.80%) AS400
9 4 (0.80%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.80%) Tandem
9 4 (0.80%) PKI
9 4 (0.80%) Statistics
10 3 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 208 (41.52%) Windows
2 81 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (8.38%) Linux
6 41 (8.18%) Windows XP
7 35 (6.99%) UNIX
8 33 (6.59%) Windows 7
9 22 (4.39%) Windows Vista
10 21 (4.19%) Windows 8
11 19 (3.79%) Solaris
12 6 (1.20%) AIX
12 6 (1.20%) VMS
12 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.20%) Android
15 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.57%) Project Management
2 75 (14.97%) CRM
3 55 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (8.98%) MVC
5 43 (8.58%) SOA
6 41 (8.18%) E-Commerce
7 37 (7.39%) Scrum
8 34 (6.79%) TDD
9 33 (6.59%) ITIL
9 33 (6.59%) Analytics
10 32 (6.39%) Time Management
10 32 (6.39%) PRINCE2
11 31 (6.19%) Software Engineering
12 30 (5.99%) Business Analysis
13 28 (5.59%) Multithreading
14 27 (5.39%) OOD
15 24 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (4.59%) Web Development
16 23 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
17 21 (4.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (28.94%) SQL
2 82 (16.37%) C#
3 61 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 32 (6.39%) C
5 31 (6.19%) Java
6 28 (5.59%) Shell Script
7 25 (4.99%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.59%) PL/SQL
9 16 (3.19%) VBA
10 15 (2.99%) Objective-C
10 15 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.79%) VB
12 10 (2.00%) Perl
13 9 (1.80%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.60%) Korn
14 8 (1.60%) AWK
15 3 (0.60%) VB6
15 3 (0.60%) COBOL
16 2 (0.40%) VBScript
17 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 91 (18.16%) Degree
2 53 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (6.39%) MCITP
4 29 (5.79%) MCSE
5 27 (5.39%) Security Cleared
6 25 (4.99%) MCSA
7 23 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (4.39%) SC Cleared
9 20 (3.99%) CCNA
10 17 (3.39%) MCTS
11 14 (2.79%) MCP
12 13 (2.59%) CCNP
13 10 (2.00%) ISEB
14 8 (1.60%) PMP
14 8 (1.60%) PMI Certification
15 7 (1.40%) MCDST
16 5 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.99%) QA
2 12 (2.40%) SLA
3 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.60%) WCAG
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (22.16%) Active Directory
2 51 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.19%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.99%) vSphere
5 9 (1.80%) Terminal Services
5 9 (1.80%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.60%) XenApp
6 8 (1.60%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.40%) XenServer
8 6 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.80%) ACF2
9 4 (0.80%) RACF
10 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.40%) pfSense
12 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (4.39%) Tivoli
2 10 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.40%) SCCM
4 6 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 4 (0.80%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (0.80%) SCOM
7 3 (0.60%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.60%) Novell Identity Manager
7 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.40%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.40%) SCSM
8 2 (0.40%) OpenView
9 1 (0.20%) Nessus
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 379 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 81 (16.17%) Oracle
3 71 (14.17%) VMware
4 47 (9.38%) Cisco
5 25 (4.99%) Citrix
6 20 (3.99%) HP
6 20 (3.99%) IBM
7 12 (2.40%) SolarWinds
8 10 (2.00%) Sun
8 10 (2.00%) EMC
9 9 (1.80%) Planview
10 8 (1.60%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.40%) Adobe
11 7 (1.40%) Informatica
11 7 (1.40%) Apple
11 7 (1.40%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.40%) Open Text
11 7 (1.40%) Talend
12 5 (1.00%) Veeam
12 5 (1.00%) Red Hat
Hertfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
iKonnect
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harnham
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Medical care,
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hightown
Salary: £26,520 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + including excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago