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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 301 287 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.40% 11.24% 14.68%
As % of the Applications category 64.87% 62.26% 70.39%
Number of salaries quoted 240 235 303
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
464 461 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.66% 18.06% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 359 357 421
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% -8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £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 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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead +7 62 £27,750 -29.29% 2
Watford -6 60 £32,500 -18.75% 4
St Albans 0 32 £60,000 +67.83% 1
Stevenage +6 18 £30,000 -8.39% 1
Rickmansworth -5 11 £33,000 +10.00%
Letchworth +21 10 £31,000 +19.23% 4
Welwyn Garden City -11 10 £56,250 +47.05% 1
Borehamwood +5 4 £32,500 - 1
Hitchin - 4 £22,000 -
Potters Bar +7 3 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Hertford +9 2 - -
Berkhamsted +2 2 £40,000 +37.93%
Hoddesdon -2 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Royston -11 1 £30,500 +19.60% 2
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 440 (79.85%) Microsoft
2 229 (41.56%) Windows
3 188 (34.12%) SQL
4 166 (30.13%) SQL Server
5 147 (26.68%) .NET
6 144 (26.13%) MS Office
7 135 (24.50%) Active Directory
8 134 (24.32%) C#
9 109 (19.78%) ASP.NET
10 107 (19.42%) SharePoint
11 98 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
12 97 (17.60%) Project Management
13 91 (16.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 90 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 83 (15.06%) VMware
15 83 (15.06%) Degree
15 83 (15.06%) MS Exchange
16 80 (14.52%) MVC
16 80 (14.52%) TDD
17 78 (14.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 75 (13.61%) Oracle
19 74 (13.43%) Finance
20 73 (13.25%) Scrum
20 73 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
21 69 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
21 69 (12.52%) XML
22 66 (11.98%) HTML
22 66 (11.98%) JavaScript
22 66 (11.98%) SOA
23 65 (11.80%) ITIL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 107 (19.42%) SharePoint
2 83 (15.06%) MS Exchange
3 36 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
5 25 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (3.81%) IIS
7 18 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (2.54%) Lync
10 8 (1.45%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.54%) Confluence
14 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.36%) Content Management Server
14 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 144 (26.13%) MS Office
2 36 (6.53%) MS Visio
3 28 (5.08%) MS Project
4 23 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.45%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.27%) AutoCAD
6 7 (1.27%) FrameMaker
7 5 (0.91%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.45%) CA PPM
2 8 (1.45%) Maximo
3 5 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.91%) Magento
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.36%) Agresso
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.62%) Office 365
2 22 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.36%) SaaS
4 12 (2.18%) PaaS
5 5 (0.91%) IaaS
6 4 (0.73%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.73%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 61 (11.07%) WAN
2 51 (9.26%) LAN
3 49 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 45 (8.17%) DNS
5 34 (6.17%) Firewall
6 28 (5.08%) Internet
7 26 (4.72%) VPN
8 25 (4.54%) DHCP
9 21 (3.81%) VLAN
10 14 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (2.18%) Network Security
11 12 (2.18%) IP Telephony
12 10 (1.81%) VoIP
13 8 (1.45%) Wireless
14 7 (1.27%) SAN
14 7 (1.27%) PBX
15 6 (1.09%) HTTP
15 6 (1.09%) HTTPS
16 4 (0.73%) Structured Cabling
16 4 (0.73%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (30.13%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (7.44%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (2.72%) Data Mining
9 14 (2.54%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.54%) MS Access
9 14 (2.54%) MySQL
10 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.00%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.45%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.27%) QlikView
12 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (12.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (7.44%) NUnit
3 39 (7.08%) Selenium
4 35 (6.35%) TeamCity
5 25 (4.54%) Visual Studio
6 23 (4.17%) Subversion
7 9 (1.63%) CruiseControl
7 9 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (1.63%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.09%) MSTest
9 5 (0.91%) JIRA
10 4 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.18%) Toad
11 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
General
1 74 (13.43%) Finance
2 44 (7.99%) Retail
3 21 (3.81%) Publishing
4 20 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.45%) Electronics
6 17 (3.09%) Advertising
7 15 (2.72%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.00%) Marketing
9 9 (1.63%) Banking
10 6 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.91%) French Language
11 5 (0.91%) German Language
11 5 (0.91%) Polish Language
11 5 (0.91%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.54%) Law
12 3 (0.54%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Legal
13 2 (0.36%) Front Office
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 153 (27.77%) Analyst
2 138 (25.05%) Developer
3 88 (15.97%) C# Developer
4 77 (13.97%) .NET Developer
5 67 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (9.07%) Support Analyst
7 43 (7.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (7.80%) Senior Developer
8 41 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
9 40 (7.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (7.08%) Support Engineer
11 36 (6.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 31 (5.63%) Software Engineer
13 30 (5.44%) Administrator
14 29 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
15 28 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
16 26 (4.72%) Software Developer
17 24 (4.36%) C# Web Developer
17 24 (4.36%) Architect
17 24 (4.36%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (26.68%) .NET
2 109 (19.78%) ASP.NET
3 78 (14.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (12.52%) XML
5 66 (11.98%) HTML
6 58 (10.53%) CSS
7 55 (9.98%) jQuery
8 51 (9.26%) WCF
9 44 (7.99%) XSLT
10 42 (7.62%) HTML5
11 41 (7.44%) .NET Framework
12 39 (7.08%) Ajax
12 39 (7.08%) Web Services
13 36 (6.53%) CSS3
14 35 (6.35%) WebSockets
14 35 (6.35%) Silverlight
15 28 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 22 (3.99%) WinForms
17 18 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 16 (2.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.71%) Computer Science
3 41 (7.44%) Data Centre
4 28 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 23 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.90%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.18%) Fat Client
7 12 (2.18%) Thin Client
8 10 (1.81%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.45%) Data Extraction
9 8 (1.45%) User Experience
9 8 (1.45%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.45%) Replication
10 7 (1.27%) Handset
10 7 (1.27%) FMCG
11 6 (1.09%) EPoS
11 6 (1.09%) Statistics
12 5 (0.91%) iPhone
12 5 (0.91%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 229 (41.56%) Windows
2 91 (16.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 90 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (9.98%) Windows 7
5 44 (7.99%) Linux
6 41 (7.44%) Windows XP
7 24 (4.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.54%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.18%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.00%) Android
11 10 (1.81%) UNIX
12 6 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.09%) Solaris
13 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.18%) AIX
15 1 (0.18%) HPUX
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (17.60%) Project Management
3 80 (14.52%) MVC
3 80 (14.52%) TDD
4 73 (13.25%) Scrum
5 66 (11.98%) SOA
6 65 (11.80%) ITIL
7 43 (7.80%) Software Engineering
8 42 (7.62%) Change Management
9 39 (7.08%) Multithreading
10 37 (6.72%) Web Development
11 36 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (6.35%) Low Latency
12 35 (6.35%) Mobile Development
12 35 (6.35%) OOD
13 33 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (5.08%) Mentoring
15 27 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (4.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 188 (34.12%) SQL
2 134 (24.32%) C#
3 66 (11.98%) JavaScript
4 43 (7.80%) PL/SQL
5 35 (6.35%) Objective-C
6 31 (5.63%) PowerShell
7 28 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.27%) VBA
9 17 (3.09%) VB
10 12 (2.18%) C
11 11 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.45%) PHP
13 7 (1.27%) Java
14 5 (0.91%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.73%) Perl
15 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.73%) XPath
16 3 (0.54%) AWK
16 3 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 83 (15.06%) Degree
2 63 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.90%) MCSE
4 25 (4.54%) MCSA
5 23 (4.17%) MCITP
6 21 (3.81%) MCP
7 19 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 18 (3.27%) SC Cleared
9 17 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (2.72%) MCTS
11 14 (2.54%) ISEB
12 13 (2.36%) CCNA
13 12 (2.18%) ISTQB
14 9 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.73%) HNC
17 3 (0.54%) PMI Certification
17 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.99%) QA
2 19 (3.45%) SLA
3 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.91%) ISO 9002
4 4 (0.73%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (0.73%) GMP
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 135 (24.50%) Active Directory
2 49 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.54%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (3.81%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.54%) XenApp
6 11 (2.00%) vSphere
6 11 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.63%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.91%) Xen
10 4 (0.73%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.73%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.36%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (5.26%) SCCM
1 29 (5.26%) SCOM
2 6 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.73%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.36%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.18%) WSUS
5 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.18%) Legato
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 440 (79.85%) Microsoft
2 83 (15.06%) VMware
3 75 (13.61%) Oracle
4 63 (11.43%) Cisco
5 59 (10.71%) Citrix
6 26 (4.72%) HP
7 14 (2.54%) IBM
7 14 (2.54%) SAP
8 10 (1.81%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.81%) Apple
9 9 (1.63%) Adobe
10 7 (1.27%) Symantec
10 7 (1.27%) Avaya
10 7 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.27%) Tableau
10 7 (1.27%) ProCurve
11 6 (1.09%) Dell
11 6 (1.09%) Google
12 5 (0.91%) JD Edwards
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £25k
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorleywood, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum dependent on experience and certific
Posted: 17 days ago