The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 237 211 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.28% 8.65% 12.10%
As % of the Applications category 62.20% 65.33% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 175 170 213
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
381 323 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.92% 13.24% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 265 259 278
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Reading

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 350 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 180 (37.82%) Windows
3 140 (29.41%) SQL
4 126 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 123 (25.84%) MS Office
6 99 (20.80%) .NET
7 91 (19.12%) Active Directory
8 85 (17.86%) C#
9 81 (17.02%) Finance
10 73 (15.34%) ITIL
11 71 (14.92%) Degree
12 70 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (13.24%) VMware
13 63 (13.24%) SharePoint
14 61 (12.82%) CRM
15 59 (12.39%) Telecoms
16 53 (11.13%) Project Management
17 50 (10.50%) Linux
18 46 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (9.45%) Security Cleared
20 44 (9.24%) SCCM
21 43 (9.03%) Service Delivery
21 43 (9.03%) Citrix
22 42 (8.82%) Scrum
22 42 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
23 41 (8.61%) Hyper-V
23 41 (8.61%) ASP.NET
24 40 (8.40%) Marketing
25 39 (8.19%) Web Services
26 38 (7.98%) Management Information System

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 63 (13.24%) SharePoint
2 34 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 23 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (4.20%) IIS
6 19 (3.99%) Lync
7 18 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (3.36%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (3.36%) CMS
9 15 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.89%) Documentum
11 8 (1.68%) Apache
12 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 123 (25.84%) MS Office
2 29 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (3.57%) MS Project
4 8 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.26%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.21%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.67%) Office 365
2 26 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.47%) SaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.88%) DNS
1 28 (5.88%) Internet
2 18 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.94%) Firewall
4 13 (2.73%) WAN
5 12 (2.52%) NetScaler
5 12 (2.52%) LAN
6 10 (2.10%) FTP
6 10 (2.10%) VPN
7 7 (1.47%) DHCP
8 5 (1.05%) SAN
8 5 (1.05%) VoIP
8 5 (1.05%) iSCSI
8 5 (1.05%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.63%) SMTP
9 3 (0.63%) SDH
9 3 (0.63%) HTTP
9 3 (0.63%) SNMP
9 3 (0.63%) DWDM
9 3 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.57%) EDRMS
5 17 (3.57%) Big Data
6 15 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.89%) MySQL
9 8 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.68%) MS Access
9 8 (1.68%) DTS
10 7 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.47%) QlikView
11 6 (1.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 36 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.26%) Selenium
6 5 (1.05%) Subversion
6 5 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.84%) TestComplete
7 4 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (0.42%) AQtime
8 2 (0.42%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.21%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.21%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.21%) JIRA
9 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 81 (17.02%) Finance
2 59 (12.39%) Telecoms
3 40 (8.40%) Marketing
4 37 (7.77%) German Language
5 26 (5.46%) Advertising
6 23 (4.83%) Retail
7 21 (4.41%) Multimedia
8 15 (3.15%) Back Office
9 10 (2.10%) Banking
9 10 (2.10%) Automotive
10 8 (1.68%) French Language
11 5 (1.05%) Avionics
12 2 (0.42%) Electronics
12 2 (0.42%) Legal
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 73 (15.34%) Developer
2 69 (14.50%) Consultant
3 64 (13.45%) Analyst
4 48 (10.08%) Architect
5 37 (7.77%) Support Engineer
6 27 (5.67%) Project Manager
7 26 (5.46%) .NET Developer
8 25 (5.25%) Recruitment Consultant
9 24 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 22 (4.62%) Resourcer
10 22 (4.62%) Graduate
11 21 (4.41%) Recruitment Resourcer
12 19 (3.99%) Software Developer
12 19 (3.99%) Senior Architect
13 18 (3.78%) Systems Analyst
13 18 (3.78%) Administrator
14 17 (3.57%) Technical Support
14 17 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
15 16 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (20.80%) .NET
2 41 (8.61%) ASP.NET
3 39 (8.19%) Web Services
4 34 (7.14%) WCF
5 31 (6.51%) HTML
6 30 (6.30%) .NET Framework
7 26 (5.46%) jQuery
8 24 (5.04%) CSS
9 13 (2.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (2.73%) RESTful
10 12 (2.52%) WPF
11 11 (2.31%) XML
12 9 (1.89%) WinForms
12 9 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (1.68%) WF
14 7 (1.47%) COM
15 6 (1.26%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (1.05%) LAMP
16 5 (1.05%) Application Packaging
17 4 (0.84%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.98%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.04%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.94%) Taxonomies
5 13 (2.73%) Statistics
6 11 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (2.10%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.10%) Clustering
8 8 (1.68%) Open Source
9 5 (1.05%) PMI
9 5 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.05%) Social Media
10 4 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (0.84%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.84%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.42%) User Experience
12 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 180 (37.82%) Windows
2 50 (10.50%) Linux
3 37 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (5.46%) Windows 7
6 18 (3.78%) Windows XP
7 15 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.52%) UNIX
9 10 (2.10%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.05%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.84%) Solaris
13 3 (0.63%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.42%) AIX
14 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.34%) ITIL
2 70 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (12.82%) CRM
4 53 (11.13%) Project Management
5 43 (9.03%) Service Delivery
6 42 (8.82%) Scrum
7 37 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (6.30%) Programme Management
9 29 (6.09%) Mentoring
10 26 (5.46%) Migration
11 21 (4.41%) ERP
11 21 (4.41%) PRINCE2
11 21 (4.41%) Campaign Management
12 20 (4.20%) Asset Management
12 20 (4.20%) Software Engineering
13 17 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
13 17 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
14 16 (3.36%) Business Analysis
14 16 (3.36%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (29.41%) SQL
2 85 (17.86%) C#
3 32 (6.72%) T-SQL
4 24 (5.04%) VB.NET
5 19 (3.99%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.52%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.52%) Python
6 12 (2.52%) PHP
6 12 (2.52%) VB
7 11 (2.31%) Java
8 9 (1.89%) C++
9 8 (1.68%) C
10 7 (1.47%) Perl
11 6 (1.26%) Ruby
12 3 (0.63%) VBScript
12 3 (0.63%) X++
12 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (14.92%) Degree
2 45 (9.45%) Security Cleared
3 38 (7.98%) SC Cleared
4 33 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (6.51%) MCP
6 29 (6.09%) MCSE
7 19 (3.99%) DV Cleared
8 14 (2.94%) MCITP
9 12 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (2.31%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.89%) ISEB
11 9 (1.89%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.47%) MCTS
13 6 (1.26%) CCEE
13 6 (1.26%) A+ Certification
13 6 (1.26%) CCA
13 6 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.26%) PMP
14 5 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.88%) SLA
2 14 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.26%) QA
4 5 (1.05%) COBIT
5 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 46 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.61%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.99%) XenApp
5 14 (2.94%) vSphere
6 12 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (2.31%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.89%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.68%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.47%) Terminal Server
11 5 (1.05%) ISA Server
11 5 (1.05%) vCloud
12 3 (0.63%) XenServer
13 2 (0.42%) KVM
13 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.42%) Xen
13 2 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (9.24%) SCCM
2 17 (3.57%) SCOM
3 10 (2.10%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (1.47%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.26%) XenMobile
6 6 (1.26%) WSUS
7 3 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.42%) SCSM
8 2 (0.42%) PureDisk
8 2 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.42%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.42%) Tivoli NetView
8 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.42%) MOM
8 2 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.42%) Control-M
8 2 (0.42%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.21%) Netcool
Vendors
1 350 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.24%) VMware
3 43 (9.03%) Citrix
4 36 (7.56%) Oracle
5 27 (5.67%) EMC
6 23 (4.83%) HP
7 21 (4.41%) Cisco
8 15 (3.15%) Open Text
9 12 (2.52%) Remedy
9 12 (2.52%) Siebel
10 10 (2.10%) AppSense
10 10 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.10%) Sage
11 7 (1.47%) SAP
12 6 (1.26%) IBM
13 5 (1.05%) Veritas
13 5 (1.05%) Intel
13 5 (1.05%) McAfee
13 5 (1.05%) Telerik
13 5 (1.05%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 52,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus (c10%)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hunter Macdonald
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Package based on skills and experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Up to £105,000 per annum + car, bonus & full benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago