The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 37 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 36 70 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.19% 15.35% 11.70%
As % of the Applications category 36.36% 76.92% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 34
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £49,776
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
99 91 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.01% 19.96% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 73 81
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Excel
Leicestershire

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Leicester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 91 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 52 (46.43%) Windows
3 46 (41.07%) SQL Server
4 43 (38.39%) SQL
5 37 (33.04%) C#
6 36 (32.14%) Active Directory
7 35 (31.25%) .NET
8 34 (30.36%) MS Office
8 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (24.11%) Linux
10 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
10 25 (22.32%) Visual Studio
10 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
13 22 (19.64%) Change Management
13 22 (19.64%) SCOM
14 21 (18.75%) Clustering
15 18 (16.07%) IIS
15 18 (16.07%) Finance
15 18 (16.07%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (15.18%) Degree
17 16 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
17 16 (14.29%) ISO 9001
17 16 (14.29%) Project Management
18 15 (13.39%) Citrix
18 15 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (13.39%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.07%) IIS
3 15 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.46%) Lync
6 4 (3.57%) SAS
7 3 (2.68%) CMS
7 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (30.36%) MS Office
2 18 (16.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) PaaS
1 4 (3.57%) IaaS
2 3 (2.68%) SaaS
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.71%) DNS
2 12 (10.71%) SAN
3 9 (8.04%) PBX
3 9 (8.04%) VoIP
4 7 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 6 (5.36%) LAN
5 6 (5.36%) WAN
6 5 (4.46%) Internet
7 4 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.68%) Firewall
8 3 (2.68%) DHCP
8 3 (2.68%) Intranet
9 2 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (8.04%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (8.04%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.36%) MS Access
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.36%) MySQL
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.46%) OLAP
6 4 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.79%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Blend
3 4 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.89%) Hudson
4 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 18 (16.07%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.57%) Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Billing
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) French Language
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (18.75%) Developer
2 13 (11.61%) Project Manager
3 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
4 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
4 9 (8.04%) C# Developer
5 8 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 8 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Consultant
7 6 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Voice Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Administrator
8 5 (4.46%) Development Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.25%) .NET
2 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.61%) HTML
4 11 (9.82%) .NET Framework
4 11 (9.82%) Web Services
5 9 (8.04%) CSS
5 9 (8.04%) WPF
6 8 (7.14%) jQuery
7 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.25%) WCF
8 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (5.36%) XML
8 6 (5.36%) COM
8 6 (5.36%) WinForms
9 5 (4.46%) HTML5
10 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 4 (3.57%) Silverlight
10 4 (3.57%) XHTML
10 4 (3.57%) ADO.NET
11 3 (2.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Clustering
2 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.57%) iPhone
4 4 (3.57%) iPad
5 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.68%) Social Network
6 2 (1.79%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.79%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.89%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.89%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.89%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.89%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.89%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (46.43%) Windows
2 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (24.11%) Linux
4 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.46%) UNIX
9 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.57%) HPUX
10 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) Change Management
2 16 (14.29%) Project Management
2 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 15 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (12.50%) UML
4 14 (12.50%) CRM
5 13 (11.61%) Data Protection
5 13 (11.61%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (9.82%) Logistics
7 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (8.04%) MVC
7 9 (8.04%) MVVM
7 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.25%) Network Management
8 7 (6.25%) OOP
9 6 (5.36%) OO
9 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.36%) Web Development
10 5 (4.46%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) SQL
2 37 (33.04%) C#
3 16 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 15 (13.39%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.61%) VBScript
6 10 (8.93%) PHP
7 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.46%) VB
8 5 (4.46%) VBA
9 4 (3.57%) XAML
10 3 (2.68%) Delphi
11 2 (1.79%) Python
12 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (15.18%) Degree
2 14 (12.50%) MCSE
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.82%) Chartered Engineer
4 7 (6.25%) MCP
5 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.68%) CISSP
6 3 (2.68%) HNC
6 3 (2.68%) MCITP
7 2 (1.79%) MCTS
7 2 (1.79%) MCSA
7 2 (1.79%) ISEB
7 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) NCDA
8 1 (0.89%) NCIE
8 1 (0.89%) VCAP
8 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 12 (10.71%) TickIT
System Software
1 36 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.50%) vSphere
3 8 (7.14%) XenApp
4 6 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (19.64%) SCOM
2 7 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) Citrix
2 15 (13.39%) VMware
3 14 (12.50%) Oracle
4 11 (9.82%) HP
5 7 (6.25%) Dell
5 7 (6.25%) Altiris
6 6 (5.36%) Cisco
7 4 (3.57%) Apple
7 4 (3.57%) Cognos
7 4 (3.57%) Telerik
8 3 (2.68%) Avaya
9 1 (0.89%) CommVault
9 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.89%) NetApp
9 1 (0.89%) EMC
9 1 (0.89%) Isilon
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £41,000 per annum + bonus (average 15%) + share option + pension
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