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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 82 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.28% 6.68% 6.45%
As % of the Applications category 70.69% 50.91% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 80 24 32
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £15,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,750 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
116 55 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.37% 13.13% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 106 51 55
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 19 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Northampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 138 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 64 (40.25%) Windows
3 58 (36.48%) SQL Server
4 50 (31.45%) SQL
5 45 (28.30%) ITIL
6 41 (25.79%) MS Office
7 37 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (22.64%) MS Exchange
9 32 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (20.13%) VMware
10 31 (19.50%) SC Cleared
10 31 (19.50%) Security Cleared
11 26 (16.35%) .NET
11 26 (16.35%) SharePoint
12 25 (15.72%) C
13 24 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (15.09%) Active Directory
13 24 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (14.47%) Hyper-V
15 22 (13.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 22 (13.84%) MCSE
16 21 (13.21%) C#
17 19 (11.95%) Service Management
18 18 (11.32%) NetApp
19 17 (10.69%) Cisco
19 17 (10.69%) ITSM
19 17 (10.69%) Windows 7
19 17 (10.69%) TCP/IP
19 17 (10.69%) Degree
19 17 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2007

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 26 (16.35%) SharePoint
3 17 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (5.66%) IIS
7 4 (2.52%) Lync
8 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.26%) Apache
9 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.26%) CMS
9 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 41 (25.79%) MS Office
2 6 (3.77%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.69%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.55%) SAN
3 8 (5.03%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.14%) Network Security
4 5 (3.14%) NAS
4 5 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (3.14%) DHCP
4 5 (3.14%) LAN
4 5 (3.14%) WAN
5 4 (2.52%) VoIP
5 4 (2.52%) DNS
6 2 (1.26%) Extranet
6 2 (1.26%) Intranet
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.63%) Internet
7 1 (0.63%) WLAN
7 1 (0.63%) SMTP
7 1 (0.63%) LDAP
7 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (8.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.66%) Data Mining
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.26%) MySQL
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.26%) Firebug
4 2 (1.26%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (5.03%) Welsh Language
2 6 (3.77%) Finance
2 6 (3.77%) Retail
3 5 (3.14%) German Language
4 4 (2.52%) Marketing
5 3 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Front Office
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (33.33%) Analyst
2 37 (23.27%) Support Analyst
3 24 (15.09%) Developer
4 21 (13.21%) Help Desk Analyst
5 17 (10.69%) 1st Line Support
5 17 (10.69%) DBA
5 17 (10.69%) SQL DBA
6 16 (10.06%) Service Analyst
6 16 (10.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (10.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 16 (10.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 15 (9.43%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.29%) Consultant
8 10 (6.29%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Administrator
9 9 (5.66%) IT Support
10 8 (5.03%) Customer Analyst
10 8 (5.03%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.35%) .NET
2 15 (9.43%) XML
2 15 (9.43%) .NET Framework
3 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.29%) HTML
5 9 (5.66%) CSS
6 7 (4.40%) WCF
6 7 (4.40%) jQuery
7 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.14%) Web Services
8 5 (3.14%) XHTML
8 5 (3.14%) Application Packaging
9 4 (2.52%) NHibernate
9 4 (2.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (1.89%) WinForms
11 2 (1.26%) HTML5
12 1 (0.63%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.63%) CSS3
12 1 (0.63%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.69%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.03%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.52%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.26%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.26%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) EPoS
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) VLE
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (40.25%) Windows
2 24 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (10.69%) Windows 7
4 12 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.92%) Linux
6 8 (5.03%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.77%) Windows Vista
7 6 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.26%) Android
8 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.30%) ITIL
2 19 (11.95%) Service Management
3 17 (10.69%) ITSM
4 15 (9.43%) Service Delivery
5 14 (8.81%) Business Continuity
6 10 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (6.29%) Software Engineering
7 9 (5.66%) CRM
8 8 (5.03%) Project Management
9 7 (4.40%) MVC
9 7 (4.40%) Web Development
9 7 (4.40%) Coaching
10 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.77%) TDD
10 6 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.14%) ITIL V3
12 4 (2.52%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (2.52%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.45%) SQL
2 25 (15.72%) C
3 21 (13.21%) C#
4 11 (6.92%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.92%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.29%) VB
6 9 (5.66%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.66%) C++
7 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 37 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (19.50%) SC Cleared
2 31 (19.50%) Security Cleared
3 22 (13.84%) MCSE
3 22 (13.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 17 (10.69%) Degree
5 16 (10.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (9.43%) CCA
6 15 (9.43%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (6.92%) MCP
8 11 (6.92%) MCITP
9 10 (6.29%) CCNA
10 6 (3.77%) MCSA
11 5 (3.14%) MCTS
11 5 (3.14%) CCEE
12 2 (1.26%) PMP
12 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.26%) VTSP
12 2 (1.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 24 (15.09%) Active Directory
1 24 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (14.47%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.29%) XenApp
4 8 (5.03%) XenDesktop
4 8 (5.03%) vSphere
5 5 (3.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.52%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) SCCM
1 8 (5.03%) XenMobile
2 5 (3.14%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.52%) SCOM
4 3 (1.89%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.26%) OpenView
5 2 (1.26%) OVSD
5 2 (1.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 138 (86.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.13%) VMware
3 18 (11.32%) NetApp
4 17 (10.69%) Cisco
5 16 (10.06%) Citrix
6 15 (9.43%) HP
7 9 (5.66%) Dell
8 8 (5.03%) EMC
8 8 (5.03%) IBM
9 5 (3.14%) Symantec
9 5 (3.14%) AppSense
10 4 (2.52%) Mitel
10 4 (2.52%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.89%) Remedy
11 3 (1.89%) BMC
12 2 (1.26%) SAP
12 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.63%) Avaya
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle
13 1 (0.63%) Business Objects
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