The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 10 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 62 55 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.64% 15.90% 6.15%
As % of the Applications category 59.62% 73.33% 57.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 51 27
Average salary £33,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.90% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £22,434
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
104 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.17% 21.68% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 71 45
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,335
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Northamptonshire

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 25 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 87 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 66 (57.39%) Windows
3 52 (45.22%) SQL
4 37 (32.17%) MS Office
5 36 (31.30%) ITIL
6 32 (27.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (26.96%) SQL Server
8 25 (21.74%) MCP
8 25 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 24 (20.87%) .NET
10 23 (20.00%) VMware
11 22 (19.13%) MCITP
12 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (17.39%) MCSE
13 19 (16.52%) Finance
13 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
14 18 (15.65%) Windows 7
14 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (14.78%) MCSA
15 17 (14.78%) SharePoint
15 17 (14.78%) C#
16 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP
16 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (13.04%) T-SQL
17 15 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
18 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (9.57%) Remedy
19 11 (9.57%) VB

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.78%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.22%) IIS
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.61%) OpenEdge
8 2 (1.74%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (32.17%) MS Office
2 6 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.48%) WAN
2 4 (3.48%) Internet
3 3 (2.61%) NetScaler
3 3 (2.61%) VPN
4 2 (1.74%) DNS
4 2 (1.74%) LAN
4 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.74%) Firewall
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (1.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.87%) Wireless
5 1 (0.87%) LDAP
5 1 (0.87%) DHCP
5 1 (0.87%) FTP
5 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.22%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.35%) MS Access
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.87%) OLAP
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.74%) NUnit
2 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (16.52%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Marketing
3 3 (2.61%) Law
4 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Analyst
2 24 (20.87%) Developer
3 23 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 16 (13.91%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (11.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (11.30%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 11 (9.57%) Exchange Specialist
6 11 (9.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 11 (9.57%) Architect
7 9 (7.83%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.96%) Consultant
8 8 (6.96%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.96%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 6 (5.22%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Report Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Developer
10 5 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) .NET
2 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.09%) Classic ASP
3 7 (6.09%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.35%) XML
5 4 (3.48%) Web Services
6 3 (2.61%) HTML
6 3 (2.61%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.61%) WCF
7 2 (1.74%) WPF
7 2 (1.74%) CSS
7 2 (1.74%) WinForms
8 1 (0.87%) ODBC
8 1 (0.87%) XHTML
8 1 (0.87%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.87%) jQuery
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.87%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.74%) Replication
3 1 (0.87%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.87%) Symmetrix
3 1 (0.87%) EMC Centera
3 1 (0.87%) Clustering
3 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 66 (57.39%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.65%) Windows 7
4 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
4 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.70%) Windows Vista
6 8 (6.96%) Linux
7 7 (6.09%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.48%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.61%) UNIX
10 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.74%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.87%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) ITIL
2 16 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (6.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (5.22%) Change Management
4 6 (5.22%) Analytics
5 5 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (4.35%) ITSM
5 5 (4.35%) Service Management
5 5 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (3.48%) Time Management
6 4 (3.48%) Logistics
6 4 (3.48%) Project Management
7 3 (2.61%) CRM
7 3 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.61%) Data Modelling
7 3 (2.61%) UML
7 3 (2.61%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.61%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.61%) Workflow
7 3 (2.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (45.22%) SQL
2 17 (14.78%) C#
3 15 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 11 (9.57%) VB
5 10 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.09%) VBA
6 7 (6.09%) VB6
6 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.61%) Java
8 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.74%) VBScript
8 2 (1.74%) C
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (27.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (21.74%) MCP
3 22 (19.13%) MCITP
4 20 (17.39%) MCSE
5 17 (14.78%) MCSA
6 15 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.35%) Degree
9 5 (4.35%) MCAD
10 3 (2.61%) MCTS
10 3 (2.61%) CCA
10 3 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.61%) CCEE
11 2 (1.74%) MCSD
11 2 (1.74%) HND
12 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.87%) CCSP
12 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.61%) XenApp
4 3 (2.61%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.61%) vSphere
4 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.00%) VMware
3 11 (9.57%) Remedy
4 10 (8.70%) SAP
5 6 (5.22%) Cisco
5 6 (5.22%) Citrix
6 4 (3.48%) NetApp
6 4 (3.48%) CODA
6 4 (3.48%) EMC
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle
7 3 (2.61%) AppSense
8 2 (1.74%) Unisys
8 2 (1.74%) HP
8 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.74%) Juniper
8 2 (1.74%) BMC
9 1 (0.87%) Dell
9 1 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.87%) Teradata
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum - excellent benefits including healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago