The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank - 9 13
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 4.69% 10.29%
As % of the Applications category - 75.00% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
MS Excel
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Applications Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
0 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 6.25% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Home Counties region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in the Home Counties

MS Excel
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun