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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 67 70 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.79% 10.06% 14.01%
As % of the Applications category 72.83% 61.40% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 64 81
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
92 114 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.70% 16.38% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 106 122
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 44 £41,000 +24.24% 3
Lutterworth - 6 £27,000 -
Market Harborough - 3 £40,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 - -
Loughborough -3 1 £30,000 -14.28%
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

1 101 (77.69%) Microsoft
2 81 (62.31%) SQL Server
3 52 (40.00%) .NET
4 51 (39.23%) C#
4 51 (39.23%) Windows
5 45 (34.62%) SQL
6 37 (28.46%) JavaScript
7 27 (20.77%) HTML
7 27 (20.77%) CRM
8 26 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET
10 24 (18.46%) Web Services
11 23 (17.69%) CSS
12 22 (16.92%) XML
12 22 (16.92%) Active Directory
12 22 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (16.15%) MS Office
13 21 (16.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (15.38%) MS Exchange
15 19 (14.62%) SharePoint
15 19 (14.62%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (13.85%) Visual Studio
16 18 (13.85%) jQuery
17 16 (12.31%) VMware
18 15 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (11.54%) HTML5
19 14 (10.77%) CSS3
19 14 (10.77%) Degree
19 14 (10.77%) Finance
19 14 (10.77%) Project Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 20 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.62%) SharePoint
3 14 (10.77%) IIS
4 4 (3.08%) Lync
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) CMS
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (16.15%) MS Office
2 7 (5.38%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.62%) MS Project
4 2 (1.54%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.54%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.77%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Office 365
2 5 (3.85%) IaaS
2 5 (3.85%) PaaS
3 2 (1.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.00%) SAN
1 13 (10.00%) Firewall
2 10 (7.69%) WAN
3 9 (6.92%) LAN
4 7 (5.38%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.62%) DHCP
5 6 (4.62%) DNS
6 5 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (3.08%) Wireless
7 4 (3.08%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (3.08%) NetScreen
8 2 (1.54%) Internet
8 2 (1.54%) VPN
8 2 (1.54%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.77%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.77%) Intranet
9 1 (0.77%) Broadband
9 1 (0.77%) Extranet
9 1 (0.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (62.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (16.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.62%) OLAP
10 5 (3.85%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (2.31%) SAP BW
13 2 (1.54%) MS Access
13 2 (1.54%) MySQL
14 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.77%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.77%) MSTest
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (10.77%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Retail
3 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.31%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Publishing
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (31.54%) Developer
2 19 (14.62%) Analyst
3 16 (12.31%) Senior Developer
3 16 (12.31%) .NET Developer
4 15 (11.54%) CRM Developer
5 14 (10.77%) Support Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.92%) Administrator
9 9 (6.92%) Consultant
10 8 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 7 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.38%) Architect
11 7 (5.38%) Project Manager
11 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (5.38%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (4.62%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.00%) .NET
2 27 (20.77%) HTML
3 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 24 (18.46%) Web Services
5 23 (17.69%) CSS
6 22 (16.92%) XML
7 18 (13.85%) jQuery
8 15 (11.54%) HTML5
9 14 (10.77%) CSS3
10 13 (10.00%) REST
10 13 (10.00%) SOAP
11 10 (7.69%) Ajax
12 7 (5.38%) XHTML
13 6 (4.62%) XSLT
13 6 (4.62%) MDX
13 6 (4.62%) COM
14 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 2 (1.54%) JSON
16 1 (0.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 1 (0.77%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Smartcard
1 6 (4.62%) Clustering
1 6 (4.62%) iPhone
2 4 (3.08%) Data Extraction
2 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) DTV
4 1 (0.77%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.77%) Symmetrix
4 1 (0.77%) EMC Centera
4 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.23%) Windows
2 9 (6.92%) Linux
3 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (4.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.85%) UNIX
5 5 (3.85%) HPUX
5 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.08%) Windows Vista
6 4 (3.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.77%) CRM
2 19 (14.62%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.77%) Project Management
5 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
7 10 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 10 (7.69%) Web Development
8 9 (6.92%) Logistics
8 9 (6.92%) MVC
8 9 (6.92%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.92%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.15%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.15%) Project Planning
10 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.62%) ITIL
11 6 (4.62%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (39.23%) C#
2 45 (34.62%) SQL
3 37 (28.46%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.77%) VB.NET
5 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.62%) VB
7 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.85%) VBScript
8 4 (3.08%) Java
8 4 (3.08%) Python
9 3 (2.31%) VBA
10 2 (1.54%) C++
11 1 (0.77%) C
11 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Degree
2 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) CCNP
3 2 (1.54%) ISEB
3 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.77%) CCIP
4 1 (0.77%) CCNA
4 1 (0.77%) CCDA
4 1 (0.77%) MCSE
4 1 (0.77%) MCSA
4 1 (0.77%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.77%) CCSP
4 1 (0.77%) NCDA
4 1 (0.77%) NCIE
4 1 (0.77%) CCEE
4 1 (0.77%) CCAA
4 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.23%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.62%) vSphere
5 2 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.77%) XenServer
6 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.85%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (77.69%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.31%) VMware
3 13 (10.00%) Cisco
4 11 (8.46%) Oracle
5 10 (7.69%) HP
6 7 (5.38%) Citrix
6 7 (5.38%) NetApp
7 5 (3.85%) Apple
7 5 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.85%) SAP
7 5 (3.85%) Siebel
7 5 (3.85%) NetSuite
8 4 (3.08%) Open-E
9 2 (1.54%) Planview
9 2 (1.54%) Dell
9 2 (1.54%) EMC
10 1 (0.77%) Adobe
10 1 (0.77%) Sun
10 1 (0.77%) JBoss
10 1 (0.77%) BT
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Leicester, Stamford, Spalding,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +6k car allowance, 10% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago