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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 269 194 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.38% 9.78% 10.74%
As % of the Applications category 63.29% 54.19% 65.36%
Number of salaries quoted 217 155 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
425 358 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.98% 18.05% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 354 292 406
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

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 October 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 October 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 +16 82 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Hemel Hempstead -6 33 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Welwyn Garden City +8 19 £31,000 -27.05% 2
Stevenage +8 17 £24,500 -30.00% 2
St Albans -20 17 £45,000 +47.54% 3
Rickmansworth +11 16 £42,500 +66.66%
Hertford +7 14 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Potters Bar - 6 £33,000 -
Borehamwood 0 2 £22,500 -23.72%
Letchworth -11 2 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
Baldock - 1 £27,500 -
Royston - 1 £40,000 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 449 (76.23%) Microsoft
2 243 (41.26%) Windows
3 186 (31.58%) MS Office
4 158 (26.83%) SQL
5 136 (23.09%) SQL Server
6 127 (21.56%) Active Directory
7 113 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 104 (17.66%) Degree
9 102 (17.32%) VMware
10 100 (16.98%) Finance
11 97 (16.47%) Project Management
12 96 (16.30%) MS Exchange
13 86 (14.60%) .NET
13 86 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
14 83 (14.09%) CRM
15 80 (13.58%) SharePoint
16 79 (13.41%) C#
17 75 (12.73%) Retail
18 73 (12.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 70 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
20 68 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
21 67 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
22 66 (11.21%) Oracle
23 63 (10.70%) Cisco
24 62 (10.53%) Marketing
25 59 (10.02%) DNS
25 59 (10.02%) JavaScript
26 57 (9.68%) Hyper-V
27 54 (9.17%) Windows XP
28 53 (9.00%) Citrix

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 96 (16.30%) MS Exchange
2 80 (13.58%) SharePoint
3 51 (8.66%) Lync
4 44 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (4.07%) SharePoint Server
8 19 (3.23%) IIS
9 18 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.53%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.19%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.85%) CMS
14 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.51%) TPMS
15 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 186 (31.58%) MS Office
2 47 (7.98%) MS Project
3 40 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.85%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.68%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.34%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.34%) InDesign
7 2 (0.34%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.17%) DOC1
8 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 48 (8.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.68%) Agresso
5 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.34%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.13%) Office 365
2 25 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.51%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.34%) IaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 59 (10.02%) DNS
2 45 (7.64%) LAN
3 40 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 29 (4.92%) Firewall
4 29 (4.92%) WAN
5 27 (4.58%) DHCP
6 25 (4.24%) SAN
7 23 (3.90%) Internet
8 11 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (1.87%) MPLS
8 11 (1.87%) VoIP
8 11 (1.87%) FTP
8 11 (1.87%) SSH
8 11 (1.87%) PuTTY
8 11 (1.87%) WinSCP
9 8 (1.36%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.19%) Wireless
10 7 (1.19%) Intranet
10 7 (1.19%) PBX
10 7 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (23.09%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (3.74%) MySQL
6 17 (2.89%) MS Access
7 16 (2.72%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (2.38%) EDRMS
10 13 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.87%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.36%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.19%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
15 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.51%) SQLPlus
17 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
17 3 (0.51%) DTS
Development Applications
1 33 (5.60%) Subversion
2 25 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.40%) Maven
4 20 (3.40%) Ant
5 14 (2.38%) Selenium
6 13 (2.21%) NUnit
6 13 (2.21%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.87%) Toad
7 11 (1.87%) JIRA
8 9 (1.53%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (1.19%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
General
1 100 (16.98%) Finance
2 75 (12.73%) Retail
3 62 (10.53%) Marketing
4 29 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 25 (4.24%) Legal
6 20 (3.40%) Back Office
7 16 (2.72%) Law
8 15 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (2.04%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.70%) Banking
10 10 (1.70%) Advertising
11 9 (1.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.51%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) Local Government
13 2 (0.34%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 138 (23.43%) Analyst
2 111 (18.85%) Developer
3 57 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 43 (7.30%) Consultant
5 37 (6.28%) Support Analyst
6 36 (6.11%) Technical Support
7 33 (5.60%) Business Analyst
8 30 (5.09%) Architect
8 30 (5.09%) Project Manager
8 30 (5.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (5.09%) .NET Developer
9 29 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (4.92%) IT Support
10 24 (4.07%) Senior Developer
11 22 (3.74%) 1st Line Support
12 21 (3.57%) C# Developer
13 20 (3.40%) Java Developer
14 18 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.06%) Junior
14 18 (3.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (14.60%) .NET
2 51 (8.66%) ASP.NET
3 45 (7.64%) HTML
4 42 (7.13%) XML
5 38 (6.45%) CSS
6 33 (5.60%) Web Services
6 33 (5.60%) jQuery
7 26 (4.41%) XSLT
8 23 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (3.90%) HTML5
9 22 (3.74%) JDBC
10 21 (3.57%) WCF
11 20 (3.40%) Hibernate
11 20 (3.40%) Spring
11 20 (3.40%) Middleware
11 20 (3.40%) JSP
11 20 (3.40%) Servlets
12 19 (3.23%) Ajax
13 18 (3.06%) Oracle Fusion
14 15 (2.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.24%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 14 (2.38%) Taxonomies
4 14 (2.38%) Clustering
5 12 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.36%) Fat Client
6 8 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.36%) Thin Client
6 8 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.19%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.19%) FMCG
8 6 (1.02%) iPad
8 6 (1.02%) User Experience
8 6 (1.02%) Replication
8 6 (1.02%) Handset
9 5 (0.85%) CLARiiON
9 5 (0.85%) PKI
9 5 (0.85%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.68%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 243 (41.26%) Windows
2 113 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 67 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (9.17%) Windows XP
6 32 (5.43%) Windows 7
7 26 (4.41%) Linux
8 25 (4.24%) Windows Vista
9 22 (3.74%) UNIX
10 18 (3.06%) Windows 8
10 18 (3.06%) Solaris
11 7 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (1.02%) VMS
13 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.34%) AIX
14 2 (0.34%) HPUX
15 1 (0.17%) Android
15 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (16.47%) Project Management
2 83 (14.09%) CRM
3 53 (9.00%) ITIL
4 47 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (7.98%) E-Commerce
5 46 (7.81%) Time Management
6 40 (6.79%) SOA
7 39 (6.62%) PRINCE2
8 33 (5.60%) Analytics
9 30 (5.09%) Migration
10 28 (4.75%) Mentoring
10 28 (4.75%) MVC
11 27 (4.58%) Business Analysis
12 26 (4.41%) Change Management
12 26 (4.41%) Multithreading
13 25 (4.24%) Scrum
14 23 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (3.40%) TDD
16 20 (3.40%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 158 (26.83%) SQL
2 79 (13.41%) C#
3 59 (10.02%) JavaScript
4 40 (6.79%) C
5 34 (5.77%) Java
6 32 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.90%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.89%) VB
9 15 (2.55%) VBA
10 12 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.87%) Perl
12 10 (1.70%) Korn
12 10 (1.70%) AWK
13 8 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.36%) VBScript
14 6 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.51%) C++
15 3 (0.51%) COBOL
16 2 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (17.66%) Degree
2 73 (12.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (7.13%) MCSE
4 40 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (6.28%) MCITP
6 35 (5.94%) Security Cleared
7 29 (4.92%) CCNA
7 29 (4.92%) SC Cleared
8 24 (4.07%) MCSA
9 22 (3.74%) CCNP
10 14 (2.38%) MCTS
11 13 (2.21%) MCP
12 10 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (1.70%) ISEB
13 9 (1.53%) PMI Certification
13 9 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.02%) PMP
14 6 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.41%) SLA
2 12 (2.04%) QA
3 7 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.51%) WCAG
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 127 (21.56%) Active Directory
2 68 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.74%) vSphere
5 16 (2.72%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.55%) XenApp
7 14 (2.38%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.70%) Terminal Services
9 8 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.36%) XenServer
10 6 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.34%) pfSense
12 2 (0.34%) ACF2
12 2 (0.34%) Firmware
12 2 (0.34%) RACF
13 1 (0.17%) NFS
13 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 1 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (3.74%) SCCM
2 13 (2.21%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.19%) SCOM
5 5 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.51%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.51%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.34%) SCSM
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.34%) Puppet
8 2 (0.34%) OpenView
8 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Novell Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 449 (76.23%) Microsoft
2 102 (17.32%) VMware
3 66 (11.21%) Oracle
4 63 (10.70%) Cisco
5 53 (9.00%) Citrix
6 30 (5.09%) HP
7 19 (3.23%) EMC
8 17 (2.89%) SolarWinds
9 16 (2.72%) IBM
10 15 (2.55%) Adobe
11 14 (2.38%) Open Text
12 10 (1.70%) NetApp
12 10 (1.70%) Symantec
13 9 (1.53%) Apple
13 9 (1.53%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.53%) Planview
14 8 (1.36%) Business Objects
15 7 (1.19%) TIBCO
15 7 (1.19%) Informatica
15 7 (1.19%) Sun
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 32k plus Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum Circa £33,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + £5,500 Car Allowance and 10% Bonus of Basic Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: including Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: £20k - £25k + 5% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago