The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 36 10
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 54 39 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.68% 6.88% 18.32%
As % of the Applications category 68.35% 48.15% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 64
Average salary £28,964 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.78% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
MS Excel
Leicestershire

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

Applications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.54% 14.29% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 65 67 75
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £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 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 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 59 (78.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (50.67%) Windows
3 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (28.00%) .NET
4 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
5 18 (24.00%) Finance
6 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (21.33%) C#
7 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (20.00%) MS Office
9 14 (18.67%) Web Services
10 13 (17.33%) XML
10 13 (17.33%) SQL
10 13 (17.33%) Cisco
11 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (16.00%) HTML
11 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
11 12 (16.00%) CSS
11 12 (16.00%) Change Management
11 12 (16.00%) Firewall
11 12 (16.00%) MVC
11 12 (16.00%) jQuery
11 12 (16.00%) CSS3
12 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
12 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
13 10 (13.33%) ITIL
13 10 (13.33%) MCP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.33%) IIS
3 7 (9.33%) Lync
4 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Office
2 9 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.33%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.33%) MS Project
4 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.33%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Primavera
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) SAN
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (8.00%) VoIP
4 5 (6.67%) WAN
4 5 (6.67%) PBX
5 4 (5.33%) Internet
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) VLAN
6 1 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) DTS
5 1 (1.33%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Analyst
2 18 (24.00%) Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Security Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.33%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) .NET
2 14 (18.67%) Web Services
3 13 (17.33%) XML
4 12 (16.00%) HTML
4 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (16.00%) CSS
4 12 (16.00%) jQuery
4 12 (16.00%) CSS3
5 4 (5.33%) XSLT
6 3 (4.00%) XHTML
6 3 (4.00%) SOAP
6 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) Ajax
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 2 (2.67%) REST
7 2 (2.67%) COM
8 1 (1.33%) XSD
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.33%) RESTful
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Clustering
2 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) PMI
3 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.67%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.33%) Linux
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.33%) Solaris
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) UNIX
8 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Change Management
1 12 (16.00%) MVC
2 10 (13.33%) ITIL
3 9 (12.00%) Web Development
4 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.67%) Project Management
5 5 (6.67%) Logistics
6 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.33%) Data Management
6 4 (5.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (5.33%) BCP
6 4 (5.33%) Data Security
6 4 (5.33%) Service Management
6 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.33%) CRM
6 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) C#
2 13 (17.33%) SQL
3 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.33%) C
6 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.33%) MCP
3 7 (9.33%) MCSE
4 6 (8.00%) Degree
5 5 (6.67%) PMP
5 5 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) MCTS
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (8.00%) SLA
4 4 (5.33%) QA
5 2 (2.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) DameWare
1 5 (6.67%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (5.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.67%) SCOM
3 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.67%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (78.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Cisco
3 10 (13.33%) VMware
4 7 (9.33%) IBM
4 7 (9.33%) HP
4 7 (9.33%) Dell
4 7 (9.33%) EMC
5 4 (5.33%) Citrix
6 3 (4.00%) Cognos
6 3 (4.00%) NetApp
6 3 (4.00%) Google
7 2 (2.67%) NetSuite
7 2 (2.67%) Planview
7 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.67%) Siebel
7 2 (2.67%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.33%) Avaya
8 1 (1.33%) Apple
8 1 (1.33%) Adobe
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