The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 13 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 99 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.41% 7.11% 5.22%
As % of the Applications category 68.28% 53.57% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 91 28 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £15,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Northamptonshire

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

Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
145 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.65% 13.27% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 130 52 61
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £17,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,500 £54,500
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 Northampton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Northampton

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

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

1 132 (81.99%) Microsoft
2 71 (44.10%) Windows
3 55 (34.16%) SQL Server
4 54 (33.54%) SQL
5 52 (32.30%) MS Office
6 50 (31.06%) ITIL
7 47 (29.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (19.88%) MS Exchange
9 32 (19.88%) VMware
9 32 (19.88%) SC Cleared
9 32 (19.88%) Security Cleared
10 31 (19.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (17.39%) MCSE
12 27 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (14.91%) C
14 23 (14.29%) .NET
14 23 (14.29%) MCP
14 23 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 21 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (13.04%) Windows 7
15 21 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 19 (11.80%) MCITP
16 19 (11.80%) SharePoint
16 19 (11.80%) C#
17 18 (11.18%) TCP/IP
17 18 (11.18%) Service Management
17 18 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 32 (19.88%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.80%) SharePoint
3 18 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.11%) IIS
7 3 (1.86%) Lync
8 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.62%) Node.js
9 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 52 (32.30%) MS Office
2 5 (3.11%) PowerPivot
3 4 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.18%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.97%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.86%) LAN
3 3 (1.86%) WAN
4 2 (1.24%) SAN
4 2 (1.24%) Intranet
4 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.24%) Extranet
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.62%) NAS
5 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.62%) LDAP
5 1 (0.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
5 1 (0.62%) DHCP
5 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (34.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.45%) Data Mining
4 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Power View
6 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.48%) MS Access
7 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.62%) DTS
8 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.24%) NUnit
2 2 (1.24%) Firebug
2 2 (1.24%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (9.32%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Welsh Language
3 7 (4.35%) Retail
4 5 (3.11%) Marketing
5 3 (1.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) German Language
6 1 (0.62%) Billing
6 1 (0.62%) Law
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
6 1 (0.62%) Front Office
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (31.68%) Analyst
2 35 (21.74%) Support Analyst
3 27 (16.77%) Developer
4 21 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
5 18 (11.18%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (10.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 15 (9.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 15 (9.32%) Service Analyst
7 15 (9.32%) 1st Line Support
8 13 (8.07%) Support Engineer
8 13 (8.07%) SQL Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Team Leader
10 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 10 (6.21%) Consultant
11 9 (5.59%) DBA
11 9 (5.59%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.59%) SQL DBA
11 9 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.59%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 8 (4.97%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.29%) .NET
2 15 (9.32%) XML
3 13 (8.07%) .NET Framework
4 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.97%) HTML
6 7 (4.35%) CSS
7 6 (3.73%) WCF
8 5 (3.11%) Application Packaging
8 5 (3.11%) Web Services
9 4 (2.48%) XHTML
9 4 (2.48%) jQuery
9 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.86%) WinForms
11 2 (1.24%) WPF
11 2 (1.24%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.62%) CSS3
12 1 (0.62%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.24%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.24%) Blog
5 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.62%) Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.62%) iPhone
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 71 (44.10%) Windows
2 31 (19.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 12 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.59%) Windows 8
5 9 (5.59%) Windows XP
5 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.97%) Windows Vista
7 7 (4.35%) Linux
8 2 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.62%) AIX
9 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.06%) ITIL
2 18 (11.18%) Service Management
3 16 (9.94%) ITSM
4 14 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 13 (8.07%) Service Delivery
6 10 (6.21%) Software Engineering
7 8 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.35%) TDD
8 7 (4.35%) CRM
8 7 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.11%) Project Management
9 5 (3.11%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.11%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.11%) Coaching
10 4 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.48%) Logistics
10 4 (2.48%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.48%) Analytics
10 4 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.54%) SQL
2 24 (14.91%) C
3 19 (11.80%) C#
4 10 (6.21%) VB
5 9 (5.59%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.59%) C++
6 8 (4.97%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.62%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 47 (29.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (19.88%) SC Cleared
2 32 (19.88%) Security Cleared
3 28 (17.39%) MCSE
4 23 (14.29%) MCP
5 21 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 19 (11.80%) MCITP
7 16 (9.94%) Degree
8 14 (8.70%) MCSA
8 14 (8.70%) CCA
8 14 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (5.59%) CCNA
11 5 (3.11%) MCAD
11 5 (3.11%) MCTS
11 5 (3.11%) CCEE
12 2 (1.24%) VTSP
12 2 (1.24%) PMP
12 2 (1.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.35%) SLA
2 2 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 27 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 16 (9.94%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.21%) XenApp
5 8 (4.97%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.73%) vSphere
7 5 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) XenMobile
2 4 (2.48%) SCCM
3 3 (1.86%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.24%) OpenView
4 2 (1.24%) OVSD
5 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 132 (81.99%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.88%) VMware
3 13 (8.07%) Citrix
4 11 (6.83%) Remedy
4 11 (6.83%) HP
5 9 (5.59%) Cisco
6 8 (4.97%) NetApp
7 7 (4.35%) IBM
8 5 (3.11%) AppSense
9 4 (2.48%) EMC
9 4 (2.48%) CODA
10 3 (1.86%) BMC
11 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.24%) SAP
12 1 (0.62%) Dell
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle
12 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.62%) Avaya
12 1 (0.62%) Juniper
12 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago