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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 294 246 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.73% 12.32% 10.92%
As % of the Applications category 63.23% 61.50% 64.69%
Number of salaries quoted 242 193 272
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £23,750 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,750 £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
465 400 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.13% 20.03% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 384 314 383
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +22 99 £42,500 -12.82% 6
Hemel Hempstead -5 40 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Stevenage +15 24 £33,500 +11.66% 2
Welwyn Garden City +11 16 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Hertford - 15 £40,000 - 3
St Albans -19 14 £45,000 +47.54% 6
Rickmansworth +5 12 £42,500 - 3
Potters Bar - 4 £33,000 -
Letchworth -8 3 £45,000 +24.13%
Bishop's Stortford 0 2 £33,500 -25.55%
Berkhamsted -5 1 £25,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £22,500 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 456 (76.38%) Microsoft
2 250 (41.88%) Windows
3 202 (33.84%) MS Office
4 153 (25.63%) SQL
5 146 (24.46%) SQL Server
6 126 (21.11%) Active Directory
7 116 (19.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 114 (19.10%) VMware
9 111 (18.59%) Degree
10 103 (17.25%) Finance
11 102 (17.09%) MS Exchange
12 94 (15.75%) Project Management
12 94 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
13 89 (14.91%) .NET
14 87 (14.57%) Retail
15 77 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 76 (12.73%) C#
17 75 (12.56%) CRM
18 74 (12.40%) SharePoint
18 74 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
18 74 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
19 73 (12.23%) Cisco
20 71 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012
21 70 (11.73%) Hyper-V
22 65 (10.89%) Citrix
23 61 (10.22%) DNS
23 61 (10.22%) Marketing
24 57 (9.55%) Oracle
24 57 (9.55%) Lync
25 56 (9.38%) Time Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 102 (17.09%) MS Exchange
2 74 (12.40%) SharePoint
3 57 (9.55%) Lync
4 51 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 34 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (4.36%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (3.18%) IIS
10 9 (1.51%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.67%) CMS
12 4 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.50%) TPMS
13 3 (0.50%) SAS
14 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 202 (33.84%) MS Office
2 40 (6.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 39 (6.53%) MS Project
4 27 (4.52%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.84%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.67%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.34%) InDesign
7 2 (0.34%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.34%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.17%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 41 (6.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.34%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.37%) Office 365
2 23 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.67%) PaaS
4 3 (0.50%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 61 (10.22%) DNS
2 55 (9.21%) LAN
2 55 (9.21%) TCP/IP
3 42 (7.04%) Firewall
4 33 (5.53%) WAN
5 32 (5.36%) DHCP
6 27 (4.52%) SAN
7 20 (3.35%) Internet
8 13 (2.18%) iSCSI
8 13 (2.18%) VPN
9 11 (1.84%) MPLS
10 10 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.68%) VoIP
11 8 (1.34%) SSH
11 8 (1.34%) Intranet
11 8 (1.34%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.34%) FTP
11 8 (1.34%) PBX
11 8 (1.34%) PuTTY
11 8 (1.34%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (4.02%) MySQL
6 18 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.68%) MS Access
8 14 (2.35%) EDRMS
9 13 (2.18%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.51%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.34%) Data Mining
13 7 (1.17%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
14 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.67%) OLAP
15 4 (0.67%) DTS
16 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (5.19%) Subversion
2 23 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.52%) Ant
3 21 (3.52%) Maven
4 20 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.51%) JIRA
6 8 (1.34%) Toad
7 7 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (1.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (1.17%) CruiseControl
7 7 (1.17%) NUnit
8 6 (1.01%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.01%) Selenium
9 2 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.17%) MSTest
10 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 103 (17.25%) Finance
2 87 (14.57%) Retail
3 61 (10.22%) Marketing
4 29 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 28 (4.69%) Legal
6 24 (4.02%) Back Office
7 16 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (2.51%) Telecoms
9 12 (2.01%) Law
10 9 (1.51%) Advertising
11 8 (1.34%) Billing
12 7 (1.17%) Electronics
13 6 (1.01%) Banking
14 3 (0.50%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.34%) Games
15 2 (0.34%) Local Government
16 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 126 (21.11%) Analyst
2 111 (18.59%) Developer
3 65 (10.89%) Support Engineer
4 53 (8.88%) Consultant
5 38 (6.37%) Technical Support
6 36 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 35 (5.86%) Support Analyst
8 33 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 30 (5.03%) Architect
10 29 (4.86%) Project Manager
11 28 (4.69%) IT Support
12 27 (4.52%) Business Analyst
13 24 (4.02%) .NET Developer
14 22 (3.69%) Java Developer
14 22 (3.69%) Senior Developer
15 18 (3.02%) SQL Developer
15 18 (3.02%) Project Engineer
15 18 (3.02%) Administrator
16 17 (2.85%) 3rd Line Support
16 17 (2.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (14.91%) .NET
2 48 (8.04%) ASP.NET
3 39 (6.53%) XML
3 39 (6.53%) HTML
4 35 (5.86%) Web Services
5 31 (5.19%) CSS
6 27 (4.52%) jQuery
7 23 (3.85%) JDBC
7 23 (3.85%) XSLT
8 21 (3.52%) JSP
8 21 (3.52%) Servlets
8 21 (3.52%) Hibernate
8 21 (3.52%) Spring
9 17 (2.85%) HTML5
10 16 (2.68%) .NET Framework
10 16 (2.68%) Middleware
11 15 (2.51%) Oracle Fusion
11 15 (2.51%) WCF
11 15 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.02%) Computer Science
3 17 (2.85%) Mathematics
4 14 (2.35%) Taxonomies
4 14 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.18%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.18%) Clustering
6 10 (1.68%) Thin Client
6 10 (1.68%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.34%) PKI
7 8 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.17%) FMCG
8 7 (1.17%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.17%) FlexPod
8 7 (1.17%) CLARiiON
9 6 (1.01%) Handset
9 6 (1.01%) Firmware
9 6 (1.01%) User Experience
9 6 (1.01%) iPad
9 6 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 250 (41.88%) Windows
2 116 (19.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 71 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 33 (5.53%) Windows 7
7 23 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 23 (3.85%) Windows Vista
8 22 (3.69%) Linux
9 15 (2.51%) UNIX
10 14 (2.35%) Solaris
11 7 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.01%) VMS
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.34%) AIX
13 2 (0.34%) HPUX
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (15.75%) Project Management
2 75 (12.56%) CRM
3 56 (9.38%) Time Management
4 54 (9.05%) ITIL
5 50 (8.38%) E-Commerce
6 45 (7.54%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (6.20%) SOA
8 36 (6.03%) PRINCE2
9 31 (5.19%) Analytics
10 30 (5.03%) Migration
11 28 (4.69%) Mentoring
12 27 (4.52%) Change Management
13 23 (3.85%) Multithreading
13 23 (3.85%) Business Analysis
14 22 (3.69%) MVC
14 22 (3.69%) Network Management
15 21 (3.52%) Scrum
16 20 (3.35%) Service Management
17 19 (3.18%) TOGAF
17 19 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (25.63%) SQL
2 76 (12.73%) C#
3 52 (8.71%) JavaScript
4 40 (6.70%) C
5 34 (5.70%) Java
5 34 (5.70%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.18%) VB
7 17 (2.85%) VBA
8 16 (2.68%) VB.NET
8 16 (2.68%) Shell Script
9 15 (2.51%) VBScript
10 12 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.17%) Perl
11 7 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.01%) AWK
12 6 (1.01%) Korn
13 3 (0.50%) C++
13 3 (0.50%) COBOL
14 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 111 (18.59%) Degree
2 74 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (6.70%) MCITP
4 40 (6.70%) MCSE
5 36 (6.03%) Security Cleared
6 34 (5.70%) CCNA
7 29 (4.86%) SC Cleared
8 24 (4.02%) CCNP
9 19 (3.18%) MCSA
10 14 (2.35%) MCP
11 13 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (2.01%) MCTS
13 10 (1.68%) PMI Certification
13 10 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (1.17%) PMP
15 5 (0.84%) ISEB
15 5 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.67%) A+ Certification
16 4 (0.67%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.36%) SLA
2 10 (1.68%) QA
3 8 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 126 (21.11%) Active Directory
2 77 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (11.73%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.69%) vSphere
5 22 (3.69%) XenApp
6 21 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 17 (2.85%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.68%) Terminal Services
8 10 (1.68%) XenServer
9 9 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.34%) RACF
12 2 (0.34%) pfSense
12 2 (0.34%) ACF2
13 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 1 (0.17%) vCloud
13 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (4.02%) SCCM
2 10 (1.68%) Tivoli
2 10 (1.68%) SCOM
3 7 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.50%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.34%) Nagios
5 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.34%) OpenView
5 2 (0.34%) Puppet
5 2 (0.34%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.17%) SCSM
6 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 456 (76.38%) Microsoft
2 114 (19.10%) VMware
3 73 (12.23%) Cisco
4 65 (10.89%) Citrix
5 57 (9.55%) Oracle
6 31 (5.19%) HP
7 24 (4.02%) EMC
8 20 (3.35%) IBM
9 18 (3.02%) SolarWinds
10 17 (2.85%) NetApp
10 17 (2.85%) Adobe
11 14 (2.35%) Open Text
12 13 (2.18%) Apple
13 12 (2.01%) Symantec
14 11 (1.84%) CheckPoint
15 10 (1.68%) Business Objects
16 8 (1.34%) Red Hat
17 7 (1.17%) Talend
17 7 (1.17%) Sun
17 7 (1.17%) TIBCO
Hertfordshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum To £40k + Bonus (5%) + Large Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
@ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Smart List
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago