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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 44 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.48% 9.01% 12.00%
As % of the Applications category 72.13% 70.69% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 43
Average salary £29,000 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.26% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,265 £22,625 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
61 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.52% 12.75% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 55
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,778 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 4 September 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Leicester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 78 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 48 (48.48%) Windows
3 29 (29.29%) Active Directory
4 27 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 26 (26.26%) Change Management
6 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 24 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (23.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (22.22%) MS Office
8 22 (22.22%) .NET
8 22 (22.22%) Finance
9 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (20.20%) VMware
11 19 (19.19%) Hyper-V
12 18 (18.18%) SQL
12 18 (18.18%) MCP
13 17 (17.17%) IIS
13 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (16.16%) Clustering
14 16 (16.16%) SAN
14 16 (16.16%) C#
14 16 (16.16%) ITIL
14 16 (16.16%) HP
14 16 (16.16%) Dell
14 16 (16.16%) TCP/IP
15 15 (15.15%) MCSE
15 15 (15.15%) Linux
15 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
17 13 (13.13%) Retail

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.17%) IIS
3 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.03%) Lync
6 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.01%) SAS
8 1 (1.01%) CMS
8 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) MS Office
2 11 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (8.08%) MS Project
4 6 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.02%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.01%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Primavera
2 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.03%) SAP SD
4 2 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) TCP/IP
1 16 (16.16%) SAN
2 11 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (4.04%) Internet
3 4 (4.04%) LAN
3 4 (4.04%) VoIP
3 4 (4.04%) WAN
4 3 (3.03%) PBX
4 3 (3.03%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.01%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) Selenium
2 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.02%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (13.13%) Retail
2 13 (13.13%) Marketing
3 4 (4.04%) French Language
4 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Advertising
5 2 (2.02%) Publishing
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (37.37%) Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) Developer
3 16 (16.16%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (16.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Project Manager
6 8 (8.08%) Programme Manager
7 7 (7.07%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Configuration Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) Software Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) .NET
2 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 11 (11.11%) CSS
4 10 (10.10%) Web Services
5 9 (9.09%) jQuery
6 7 (7.07%) HTML
7 6 (6.06%) XML
8 5 (5.05%) CSS3
9 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.03%) SOAP
11 2 (2.02%) COM
11 2 (2.02%) RESTful
11 2 (2.02%) REST
12 1 (1.01%) XSD
12 1 (1.01%) XSLT
12 1 (1.01%) NHibernate
12 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.01%) WPF
12 1 (1.01%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Clustering
2 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.09%) EPoS
4 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.05%) PMI
6 4 (4.04%) CMDB
7 3 (3.03%) Social Media
8 2 (2.02%) User Experience
8 2 (2.02%) FMCG
8 2 (2.02%) BYOD
9 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.01%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.01%) RIA
9 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.48%) Windows
2 24 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (23.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (15.15%) Linux
5 7 (7.07%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.03%) Solaris
8 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) Change Management
2 16 (16.16%) ITIL
3 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.09%) Project Management
5 9 (9.09%) CRM
5 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 9 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 9 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
6 7 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.07%) ERP
7 6 (6.06%) MVC
7 6 (6.06%) Web Development
7 6 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.05%) Analytics
9 4 (4.04%) Software Architecture
9 4 (4.04%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.18%) SQL
2 16 (16.16%) C#
3 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.07%) C
5 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.01%) XPath
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.18%) MCP
3 15 (15.15%) MCSE
4 9 (9.09%) PMP
4 9 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 8 (8.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (7.07%) Degree
7 5 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.03%) MCTS
9 1 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
2 8 (8.08%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (5.05%) QA
4 5 (5.05%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (29.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.19%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) SCCM
2 8 (8.08%) SCOM
3 5 (5.05%) MAILsweeper
3 5 (5.05%) DameWare
4 2 (2.02%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 78 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.20%) VMware
3 16 (16.16%) HP
3 16 (16.16%) Dell
4 11 (11.11%) Cisco
4 11 (11.11%) IBM
5 8 (8.08%) EMC
5 8 (8.08%) Altiris
6 6 (6.06%) Google
6 6 (6.06%) SAP
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle
7 5 (5.05%) Planview
8 4 (4.04%) Remedy
9 3 (3.03%) Citrix
10 2 (2.02%) NetApp
10 2 (2.02%) Lotus
10 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.02%) Cognos
10 2 (2.02%) Siebel
10 2 (2.02%) NetSuite
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40k - £45k per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 6% pension, private health care, 25
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago