The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 50 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.57% 8.62% 6.12%
As % of the Applications category 60.24% 62.50% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 14
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,200 £23,025
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
MS Excel
Suffolk

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

Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
83 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.55% 13.79% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 27 27
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Ipswich

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 84 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 44 (45.83%) MS Office
3 37 (38.54%) SQL
4 31 (32.29%) Degree
5 29 (30.21%) Telecoms
6 26 (27.08%) Computer Science
7 25 (26.04%) Time Management
7 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
8 22 (22.92%) .NET
9 20 (20.83%) C#
9 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 19 (19.79%) MS PowerPoint
11 18 (18.75%) Marketing
11 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 18 (18.75%) Broadband
11 18 (18.75%) Windows
12 17 (17.71%) Workflow
13 16 (16.67%) MCP
13 16 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 14 (14.58%) OO
15 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
17 11 (11.46%) T-SQL
17 11 (11.46%) Apple
18 10 (10.42%) DHCP
18 10 (10.42%) SOA
18 10 (10.42%) DNS
18 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (10.42%) Windows XP
18 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.08%) Lync
4 1 (1.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 44 (45.83%) MS Office
2 19 (19.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.29%) Office 365
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.08%) PaaS
4 2 (2.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) Broadband
2 10 (10.42%) DHCP
2 10 (10.42%) DNS
3 9 (9.38%) VPN
4 8 (8.33%) Internet
5 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.08%) LAN
6 2 (2.08%) WAN
7 1 (1.04%) Firewall
7 1 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.29%) MySQL
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.21%) OLTP
7 4 (4.17%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.04%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
2 1 (1.04%) VisiBroker
General
1 29 (30.21%) Telecoms
2 18 (18.75%) Marketing
3 9 (9.38%) Finance
4 4 (4.17%) Games
4 4 (4.17%) iGaming
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 13 (13.54%) IT Support
3 10 (10.42%) Architect
3 10 (10.42%) Developer
3 10 (10.42%) Analyst
4 9 (9.38%) Support Assistant
4 9 (9.38%) Data Architect
4 9 (9.38%) IT Support Assistant
4 9 (9.38%) IT Assistant
5 8 (8.33%) DBA
5 8 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 7 (7.29%) Software Project Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Software Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Operations Manager
8 5 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.21%) Help Desk Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.92%) .NET
2 8 (8.33%) J2EE
3 7 (7.29%) Web Services
4 6 (6.25%) XML
4 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.21%) HTML
5 5 (5.21%) CSS
6 4 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.13%) WCF
7 3 (3.13%) Silverlight
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.08%) HTML5
8 2 (2.08%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.08%) CSS3
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.08%) WSH
9 1 (1.04%) jQuery
9 1 (1.04%) ODBC
9 1 (1.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.38%) iPad
3 9 (9.38%) Replication
3 9 (9.38%) Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.17%) PMI
4 4 (4.17%) Online Games
5 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.04%) PDA
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.75%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) Windows XP
4 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) Time Management
2 17 (17.71%) Workflow
3 14 (14.58%) OO
4 10 (10.42%) SOA
5 9 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.38%) Load Balancing
6 8 (8.33%) Scrum
6 8 (8.33%) High Availability
6 8 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (8.33%) SDLC
7 7 (7.29%) CRM
7 7 (7.29%) Process Management
8 6 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.17%) Software Delivery
10 4 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) Project Management
10 4 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.54%) SQL
2 20 (20.83%) C#
3 11 (11.46%) T-SQL
4 9 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (32.29%) Degree
2 16 (16.67%) MCP
3 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.08%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 84 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Apple
3 9 (9.38%) Sophos
3 9 (9.38%) HP
3 9 (9.38%) SonicWALL
4 5 (5.21%) BT
4 5 (5.21%) Huawei
5 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Polycom
6 1 (1.04%) Red Hat