The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 38 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.70% 6.45% 10.39%
As % of the Applications category 65.52% 51.16% 61.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 20
Average salary £41,250 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £25,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
58 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.34% 12.61% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £74,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) Windows
3 15 (28.85%) CCNA
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (21.15%) MS Visio
5 11 (21.15%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) CCNP
6 10 (19.23%) ITIL
7 9 (17.31%) Linux
7 9 (17.31%) MS Office
7 9 (17.31%) VPN
8 8 (15.38%) SNMP
8 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.38%) IPv4
8 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) IPsec
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (15.38%) OSPF
8 8 (15.38%) BGP
8 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (15.38%) HSRP
8 8 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
9 7 (13.46%) VLAN
9 7 (13.46%) Degree
9 7 (13.46%) MPLS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (3.85%) JBoss
1 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) CICS
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Visio
2 9 (17.31%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project
4 1 (1.92%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.92%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (9.62%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (9.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.92%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.92%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) VPN
2 8 (15.38%) SNMP
2 8 (15.38%) IPv4
2 8 (15.38%) OSPF
2 8 (15.38%) BGP
2 8 (15.38%) IPsec
2 8 (15.38%) HSRP
3 7 (13.46%) MPLS
3 7 (13.46%) VLAN
3 7 (13.46%) IPv6
3 7 (13.46%) SMTP
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) Wireless
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) LAN
6 2 (3.85%) VoIP
6 2 (3.85%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) QlikView
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) OLAP
4 2 (3.85%) Star Schema
4 2 (3.85%) MS Access
4 2 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.92%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Toad
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) French Language
3 2 (3.85%) German Language
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (9.62%) Administrator
3 5 (9.62%) Systems Accountant
3 5 (9.62%) Cognos Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Architect
4 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) IT Support
6 2 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) MDX
2 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) Java EE
3 2 (3.85%) WCF
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Statistics
3 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.85%) AS400
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) UNIX
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) OS/400
7 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.92%) Android
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
3 7 (13.46%) ETL
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) Data Management
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Workflow
5 5 (9.62%) CRM
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Inmon Methodology
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Line Management
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Perl
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) CCNA
1 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.23%) CCNP
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.46%) Degree
5 6 (11.54%) MCSE
6 5 (9.62%) ACCA
6 5 (9.62%) CIMA
7 3 (5.77%) MCITP
7 3 (5.77%) MCP
8 2 (3.85%) HND
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.85%) PMP
8 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
8 2 (3.85%) CCIE
8 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) CCSP
9 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) XenApp
3 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.85%) UAG
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) Nagios
2 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.92%) Cacti
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) Cognos
3 5 (9.62%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) IBM
4 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 4 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.85%) NetScout
7 1 (1.92%) Planview
7 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.92%) Brocade
7 1 (1.92%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) Juniper
7 1 (1.92%) CA
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint