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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 332 251 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.20% 10.04% 13.60%
As % of the Applications category 67.76% 58.37% 71.37%
Number of salaries quoted 263 197 295
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
490 430 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.96% 17.19% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 379 322 406
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 4 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 4 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
Watford 0 68 £33,750 -21.51% 6
Hemel Hempstead +7 62 £27,750 -27.92% 7
St Albans +6 32 £60,000 +67.83% 2
Stevenage -1 19 £29,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -4 19 £56,250 +50.00%
Rickmansworth -1 14 £33,000 +10.00%
Hitchin - 7 £22,000 - 1
Letchworth +18 5 £29,500 +13.46% 2
Hertford +8 4 - -
Borehamwood +6 4 £31,250 +13.63% 1
Potters Bar +5 4 £28,375 -24.33%
Berkhamsted - 2 £40,000 -
Royston -10 1 £30,500 +19.60% 2
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
Harpenden - 1 £27,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 426 (78.74%) Microsoft
2 225 (41.59%) Windows
3 188 (34.75%) SQL
4 159 (29.39%) SQL Server
5 150 (27.73%) MS Office
6 138 (25.51%) .NET
7 126 (23.29%) Active Directory
8 124 (22.92%) C#
9 110 (20.33%) SharePoint
10 101 (18.67%) ASP.NET
11 94 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (17.01%) Project Management
13 89 (16.45%) Degree
14 85 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 84 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 78 (14.42%) MS Exchange
17 76 (14.05%) Oracle
18 75 (13.86%) VMware
19 73 (13.49%) MVC
20 72 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
21 71 (13.12%) TDD
22 70 (12.94%) Finance
23 69 (12.75%) Scrum
23 69 (12.75%) JavaScript
23 69 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
24 67 (12.38%) HTML
25 66 (12.20%) XML
26 62 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
27 57 (10.54%) CSS
27 57 (10.54%) SOA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 110 (20.33%) SharePoint
2 78 (14.42%) MS Exchange
3 36 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (3.51%) Lync
6 19 (3.51%) IIS
7 18 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.66%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.29%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.74%) JBoss
13 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.55%) Confluence
14 3 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 150 (27.73%) MS Office
2 37 (6.84%) MS Visio
3 28 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (4.81%) MS Project
5 7 (1.29%) AutoCAD
5 7 (1.29%) FrameMaker
5 7 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 24 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.48%) CA PPM
2 8 (1.48%) Maximo
3 6 (1.11%) Agresso
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.37%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.18%) Primavera
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.28%) Office 365
2 13 (2.40%) SaaS
3 12 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.92%) PaaS
4 5 (0.92%) IaaS
5 4 (0.74%) Basecamp
5 4 (0.74%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.54%) WAN
2 48 (8.87%) LAN
3 45 (8.32%) DNS
4 43 (7.95%) TCP/IP
5 30 (5.55%) Internet
5 30 (5.55%) Firewall
6 23 (4.25%) DHCP
7 22 (4.07%) VPN
8 18 (3.33%) VLAN
9 12 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (2.03%) IP Telephony
11 10 (1.85%) Network Security
12 9 (1.66%) VoIP
13 8 (1.48%) Wireless
13 8 (1.48%) SAN
14 7 (1.29%) FTP
15 6 (1.11%) SSH
15 6 (1.11%) HTTP
15 6 (1.11%) HTTPS
15 6 (1.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (29.39%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.84%) Relational Database
4 34 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (6.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.96%) MySQL
8 15 (2.77%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.77%) MS Access
8 15 (2.77%) Data Mining
9 14 (2.59%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.48%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.55%) QlikView
14 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (6.84%) Selenium
3 36 (6.65%) NUnit
4 34 (6.28%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.81%) Visual Studio
6 22 (4.07%) Subversion
7 9 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (1.66%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (1.66%) CruiseControl
7 9 (1.66%) JIRA
8 6 (1.11%) Toad
9 3 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.37%) Maven
10 2 (0.37%) Ant
10 2 (0.37%) MSTest
11 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
General
1 70 (12.94%) Finance
2 39 (7.21%) Retail
3 22 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.88%) Publishing
5 19 (3.51%) Electronics
6 14 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.22%) Marketing
7 12 (2.22%) Banking
8 11 (2.03%) Advertising
9 7 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.92%) French Language
10 5 (0.92%) German Language
10 5 (0.92%) Polish Language
10 5 (0.92%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.55%) Front Office
11 3 (0.55%) Back Office
11 3 (0.55%) Law
12 2 (0.37%) Billing
12 2 (0.37%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (26.06%) Analyst
2 129 (23.84%) Developer
3 81 (14.97%) C# Developer
4 68 (12.57%) .NET Developer
5 57 (10.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (8.32%) Support Analyst
7 42 (7.76%) Senior Developer
8 39 (7.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 35 (6.47%) Support Engineer
10 34 (6.28%) Senior C# Developer
11 33 (6.10%) Software Engineer
12 31 (5.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (5.36%) Administrator
13 29 (5.36%) Project Manager
13 29 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
14 28 (5.18%) C# Software Engineer
14 28 (5.18%) Software Developer
15 23 (4.25%) IT Support
16 21 (3.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (25.51%) .NET
2 101 (18.67%) ASP.NET
3 69 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 67 (12.38%) HTML
5 66 (12.20%) XML
6 57 (10.54%) CSS
7 55 (10.17%) jQuery
8 49 (9.06%) WCF
9 44 (8.13%) XSLT
10 41 (7.58%) .NET Framework
10 41 (7.58%) HTML5
11 38 (7.02%) Ajax
12 35 (6.47%) CSS3
13 34 (6.28%) Silverlight
14 33 (6.10%) WebSockets
15 32 (5.91%) Web Services
16 25 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 22 (4.07%) WinForms
18 19 (3.51%) Entity Framework
19 18 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.33%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.59%) Open Source
7 13 (2.40%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.85%) Thin Client
8 10 (1.85%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.48%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.29%) Data Extraction
10 7 (1.29%) User Experience
11 6 (1.11%) Replication
11 6 (1.11%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.11%) FMCG
12 5 (0.92%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.92%) EPoS
12 5 (0.92%) PDA
12 5 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 225 (41.59%) Windows
2 85 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 84 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (9.43%) Windows 7
5 48 (8.87%) Linux
6 44 (8.13%) Windows XP
7 22 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (3.33%) UNIX
9 16 (2.96%) Windows 8
10 14 (2.59%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.03%) Android
12 10 (1.85%) Solaris
13 4 (0.74%) AIX
13 4 (0.74%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (17.01%) Project Management
3 73 (13.49%) MVC
4 71 (13.12%) TDD
5 69 (12.75%) Scrum
6 57 (10.54%) SOA
7 50 (9.24%) ITIL
8 43 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 39 (7.21%) Multithreading
10 37 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (6.47%) Mobile Development
12 34 (6.28%) OOD
12 34 (6.28%) Web Development
13 33 (6.10%) Change Management
13 33 (6.10%) Low Latency
14 31 (5.73%) CRM
15 27 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (4.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 188 (34.75%) SQL
2 124 (22.92%) C#
3 69 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 42 (7.76%) PL/SQL
5 33 (6.10%) Objective-C
5 33 (6.10%) PowerShell
6 31 (5.73%) T-SQL
7 20 (3.70%) VBA
8 18 (3.33%) VB
9 16 (2.96%) Java
10 13 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.66%) C
13 6 (1.11%) Perl
13 6 (1.11%) PHP
14 5 (0.92%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (0.74%) XPath
15 4 (0.74%) Korn
15 4 (0.74%) AWK
15 4 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 89 (16.45%) Degree
2 56 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.36%) MCSE
4 28 (5.18%) MCSA
5 23 (4.25%) MCITP
6 22 (4.07%) MCP
7 18 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 17 (3.14%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.77%) ISEB
9 15 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.40%) ISTQB
10 13 (2.40%) MCTS
11 12 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.22%) CCNA
12 9 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.92%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.74%) MCDST
15 4 (0.74%) PMP
15 4 (0.74%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.28%) QA
2 16 (2.96%) SLA
3 5 (0.92%) ISO 14001
3 5 (0.92%) ISO 9002
4 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (0.74%) GMP
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 126 (23.29%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.07%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.66%) XenApp
5 9 (1.66%) vSphere
6 8 (1.48%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.92%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.74%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.37%) Xen
10 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.37%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.37%) XenServer
11 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.18%) ACF2
11 1 (0.18%) RACF
Systems Management
1 27 (4.99%) SCCM
1 27 (4.99%) SCOM
2 7 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.29%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.37%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Legato
6 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Novell Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 426 (78.74%) Microsoft
2 76 (14.05%) Oracle
3 75 (13.86%) VMware
4 56 (10.35%) Cisco
5 49 (9.06%) Citrix
6 23 (4.25%) HP
7 16 (2.96%) IBM
8 10 (1.85%) SAP
9 9 (1.66%) Apple
10 8 (1.48%) Adobe
10 8 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.29%) Symantec
11 7 (1.29%) Sun
12 6 (1.11%) Google
12 6 (1.11%) Sophos
12 6 (1.11%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.92%) ProCurve
13 5 (0.92%) T-Plan
13 5 (0.92%) Allen-Bradley
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + study support, gym
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 10 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-35k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago