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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 78 73 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.83% 7.76% 12.29%
As % of the Applications category 71.56% 48.67% 72.36%
Number of salaries quoted 54 60 72
Average salary £30,889 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.74% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £26,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
109 150 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.14% 15.94% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 126 95
Average salary £28,214 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +22 47 £29,500 -22.36% 4
Kegworth - 9 - -
Loughborough +6 8 £27,500 -33.33%
Hinckley -6 2 £22,000 -37.14%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -5 1 £37,000 +68.18%
Melton Mowbray - 1 £18,000 -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 93 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 74 (59.68%) Windows
3 48 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 40 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 39 (31.45%) MS Exchange
6 32 (25.81%) .NET
7 31 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (24.19%) C#
8 30 (24.19%) MS Office
9 29 (23.39%) SQL
9 29 (23.39%) VMware
10 25 (20.16%) Hyper-V
11 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (18.55%) HTML
12 23 (18.55%) ASP.NET
13 22 (17.74%) TCP/IP
14 21 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (16.13%) CSS3
15 20 (16.13%) CSS
15 20 (16.13%) XML
15 20 (16.13%) Firewall
15 20 (16.13%) MVC
15 20 (16.13%) jQuery
16 18 (14.52%) Finance
16 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
17 17 (13.71%) JavaScript
17 17 (13.71%) IBM
17 17 (13.71%) Web Services
17 17 (13.71%) Retail

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 39 (31.45%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.90%) IIS
3 12 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.45%) Lync
6 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.61%) CMS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (24.19%) MS Office
2 15 (12.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.42%) MS Project
6 2 (1.61%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.42%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.42%) Sage CRM
2 3 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.81%) Primavera
3 1 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.74%) TCP/IP
2 20 (16.13%) Firewall
3 16 (12.90%) SAN
4 12 (9.68%) DNS
5 10 (8.06%) LAN
5 10 (8.06%) WAN
6 8 (6.45%) Internet
7 7 (5.65%) VoIP
7 7 (5.65%) DHCP
8 6 (4.84%) Unified Communications
9 5 (4.03%) PBX
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.81%) SSH
11 1 (0.81%) VLAN
11 1 (0.81%) Network Security
11 1 (0.81%) FTP
11 1 (0.81%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.81%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.81%) MS Access
4 1 (0.81%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (0.81%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.81%) JIRA
4 1 (0.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Retail
3 9 (7.26%) Banking
4 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.65%) International Banking
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (35.48%) Analyst
2 29 (23.39%) Developer
3 18 (14.52%) Service Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Support Analyst
4 13 (10.48%) Web Developer
4 13 (10.48%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (10.48%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (8.87%) C# Developer
5 11 (8.87%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Senior Security Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.84%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.81%) .NET
2 23 (18.55%) ASP.NET
2 23 (18.55%) HTML
3 20 (16.13%) jQuery
3 20 (16.13%) CSS3
3 20 (16.13%) CSS
3 20 (16.13%) XML
4 17 (13.71%) Web Services
5 12 (9.68%) HTML5
6 9 (7.26%) XSLT
6 9 (7.26%) XHTML
6 9 (7.26%) Ajax
7 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (2.42%) WCF
8 3 (2.42%) WPF
8 3 (2.42%) Silverlight
8 3 (2.42%) COM
9 2 (1.61%) SOAP
9 2 (1.61%) REST
10 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 15 (12.10%) Clustering
4 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) iSeries
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.61%) EPoS
5 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (59.68%) Windows
2 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.03%) Linux
5 4 (3.23%) Solaris
5 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.42%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.13%) MVC
2 18 (14.52%) Mentoring
3 16 (12.90%) Change Management
4 13 (10.48%) Incident Management
5 12 (9.68%) Logistics
5 12 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 12 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (8.87%) Data Protection
6 11 (8.87%) Web Development
6 11 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.87%) ITIL
7 9 (7.26%) Service Management
8 8 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.84%) Project Management
9 6 (4.84%) CRM
10 5 (4.03%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.03%) ITSM
10 5 (4.03%) Data Management
11 4 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.19%) C#
2 29 (23.39%) SQL
3 17 (13.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.68%) VB.NET
4 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.23%) C
6 3 (2.42%) VB
7 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.61%) VBScript
7 2 (1.61%) Java
7 2 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) VBA
8 1 (0.81%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.03%) MCP
5 4 (3.23%) MCSE
5 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.23%) PMP
5 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.61%) MCTS
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.10%) PCI DSS
2 14 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (9.68%) SLA
4 5 (4.03%) QA
System Software
1 40 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 25 (20.16%) Hyper-V
3 21 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.84%) XenApp
4 6 (4.84%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (11.29%) SCCM
2 7 (5.65%) MAILsweeper
2 7 (5.65%) DameWare
3 6 (4.84%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.61%) WSUS
4 2 (1.61%) SCOM
4 2 (1.61%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.61%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 93 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (23.39%) VMware
3 17 (13.71%) IBM
4 15 (12.10%) EMC
4 15 (12.10%) Citrix
5 13 (10.48%) HP
6 11 (8.87%) Dell
6 11 (8.87%) Altiris
7 9 (7.26%) Cisco
8 5 (4.03%) Oracle
9 3 (2.42%) SAP
9 3 (2.42%) Sage
9 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.61%) Avaya
10 2 (1.61%) NetApp
10 2 (1.61%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.61%) Cognos
10 2 (1.61%) Siebel
10 2 (1.61%) Adobe
10 2 (1.61%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire, Midlands
De Montfort University
Salary: £25,513 - £31,342 pro rata per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Montfort Uni
Salary: From £25,513 to £31,342 per annum £25,513 - £31,342
Posted: 3 days ago