The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 41 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.82% 10.63% 9.66%
As % of the Applications category 60.29% 48.05% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 34
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £73,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Bedfordshire

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

Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
68 77 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.60% 22.13% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 53 74 62
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 69 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 42 (40.00%) Windows
3 39 (37.14%) SQL Server
4 36 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 32 (30.48%) Active Directory
6 32 (30.48%) .NET
7 31 (29.52%) IIS
8 27 (25.71%) SQL
9 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET
10 24 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (21.90%) Database Security
11 23 (21.90%) Web Services
11 23 (21.90%) DNS
11 23 (21.90%) DHCP
12 22 (20.95%) SLA
12 22 (20.95%) Finance
12 22 (20.95%) HTML
13 21 (20.00%) C#
13 21 (20.00%) MS Office
13 21 (20.00%) FTP
14 20 (19.05%) ITIL
15 19 (18.10%) SCOM
16 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
16 18 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (17.14%) Network Load Balancing
16 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
17 17 (16.19%) Project Management
18 16 (15.24%) VMware
18 16 (15.24%) PRINCE2

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 31 (29.52%) IIS
2 8 (7.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.95%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.95%) Papyrus
6 1 (0.95%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) Apache
6 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.95%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (20.00%) MS Office
2 12 (11.43%) MS Project
3 9 (8.57%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.95%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.95%) Exstream
1 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) DHCP
1 23 (21.90%) DNS
2 21 (20.00%) FTP
3 5 (4.76%) SAN
3 5 (4.76%) NAS
4 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.95%) LAN
5 1 (0.95%) WAN
5 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.90%) OLAP
6 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.71%) JIRA
3 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.95%) JMeter
General
1 22 (20.95%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Back Office
3 5 (4.76%) Legal
4 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Analyst
2 22 (20.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (18.10%) Web Engineer
4 18 (17.14%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (16.19%) Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Tester
6 9 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Systems Tester
7 8 (7.62%) Change Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Server Support
9 6 (5.71%) DBA
9 6 (5.71%) Technical Support
9 6 (5.71%) Administrator
9 6 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) SQL DBA
9 6 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) .NET
2 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET
3 23 (21.90%) Web Services
4 22 (20.95%) HTML
5 14 (13.33%) XML
6 13 (12.38%) COM
6 13 (12.38%) Classic ASP
7 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (5.71%) XSL
9 4 (3.81%) CSS
9 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (3.81%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (3.81%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (3.81%) NHibernate
9 4 (3.81%) WCF
9 4 (3.81%) jQuery
10 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.95%) WPF
11 1 (0.95%) Silverlight
11 1 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) Clustering
3 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) Replication
3 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.95%) Wiki
4 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.95%) EPoS
4 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.00%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 23 (21.90%) Database Security
4 20 (19.05%) ITIL
5 18 (17.14%) Network Load Balancing
6 17 (16.19%) Project Management
7 16 (15.24%) PRINCE2
7 16 (15.24%) DevOps
8 10 (9.52%) Service Management
9 9 (8.57%) System Testing
10 8 (7.62%) Release Management
10 8 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (7.62%) Change Management
10 8 (7.62%) Scrum
11 7 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.67%) MVC
11 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) SQL
2 21 (20.00%) C#
3 18 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.62%) VB
5 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) VB6
7 1 (0.95%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.95%) XAML
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
7 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.71%) MCITP
4 6 (5.71%) MCSE
5 5 (4.76%) MCSA
5 5 (4.76%) MCTS
6 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.90%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.95%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (30.48%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.90%) XenApp
3 2 (1.90%) XenServer
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (18.10%) SCOM
2 2 (1.90%) WSUS
3 1 (0.95%) SCCM
3 1 (0.95%) Sysprep
3 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.24%) VMware
3 11 (10.48%) Citrix
4 10 (9.52%) Oracle
5 6 (5.71%) Perforce
6 2 (1.90%) Cognos
6 2 (1.90%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.90%) Akamai
6 2 (1.90%) Lumesse
6 2 (1.90%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.95%) Nimsoft
7 1 (0.95%) i-GRasp
7 1 (0.95%) Postini
7 1 (0.95%) SAP
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
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