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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 202 242 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.12% 10.20% 10.73%
As % of the Applications category 64.74% 65.41% 60.05%
Number of salaries quoted 186 182 207
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £44,202
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -3.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,050 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
312 370 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.08% 15.59% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 254 261 338
Average salary £37,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 367 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 196 (39.68%) Windows
3 168 (34.01%) SQL
4 151 (30.57%) MS Office
5 145 (29.35%) SQL Server
6 115 (23.28%) Degree
7 114 (23.08%) VMware
7 114 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 102 (20.65%) ITIL
9 100 (20.24%) Linux
10 97 (19.64%) Cisco
11 89 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 85 (17.21%) HP
12 85 (17.21%) C#
13 83 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
14 77 (15.59%) Hyper-V
15 75 (15.18%) TCP/IP
16 72 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 70 (14.17%) .NET
18 65 (13.16%) Project Management
19 61 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
20 59 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
20 59 (11.94%) SLA
21 56 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
21 56 (11.34%) Finance
21 56 (11.34%) MS PowerPoint
22 54 (10.93%) Windows Server 2003
22 54 (10.93%) MS Exchange
23 50 (10.12%) Computer Science
23 50 (10.12%) Security Cleared

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 54 (10.93%) MS Exchange
2 39 (7.89%) IIS
3 31 (6.28%) SharePoint
4 29 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (4.66%) Lync
6 21 (4.25%) Apache
7 15 (3.04%) CMS
7 15 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (3.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (2.23%) Lotus Domino
9 8 (1.62%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.62%) Kentico
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.01%) SAS
11 4 (0.81%) Node.js
12 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.40%) JBoss
13 2 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 151 (30.57%) MS Office
2 56 (11.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 42 (8.50%) MS Project
4 31 (6.28%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.01%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.61%) SPSS
7 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
8 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.86%) Office 365
2 17 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.23%) SaaS
5 8 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.21%) PaaS
6 6 (1.21%) IaaS
6 6 (1.21%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.81%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) Force.com
8 1 (0.20%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 75 (15.18%) TCP/IP
2 44 (8.91%) DNS
2 44 (8.91%) Firewall
3 42 (8.50%) SAN
3 42 (8.50%) WAN
4 41 (8.30%) LAN
5 25 (5.06%) DHCP
6 23 (4.66%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (3.85%) VPN
7 19 (3.85%) VoIP
7 19 (3.85%) Internet
8 14 (2.83%) MPLS
9 13 (2.63%) iSCSI
10 12 (2.43%) Wireless
10 12 (2.43%) NetScreen
11 11 (2.23%) HTTPS
11 11 (2.23%) FTP
11 11 (2.23%) NAS
12 6 (1.21%) OSPF
12 6 (1.21%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (5.87%) MySQL
5 24 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (3.64%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (2.83%) MS Access
9 14 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.43%) SQL CLR
11 11 (2.23%) OLTP
11 11 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.42%) QlikView
13 7 (1.42%) RavenDB
14 5 (1.01%) Star Schema
14 5 (1.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.01%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.81%) Subversion
5 4 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.81%) Selenium
5 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.81%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) JUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.20%) jMock
7 1 (0.20%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.20%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 56 (11.34%) Finance
2 41 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.48%) Marketing
4 17 (3.44%) Billing
5 13 (2.63%) Retail
6 12 (2.43%) Legal
7 11 (2.23%) Advertising
8 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.81%) Back Office
10 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.61%) French Language
10 3 (0.61%) German Language
10 3 (0.61%) Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.40%) Games
11 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.40%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.40%) Finnish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 85 (17.21%) Analyst
2 79 (15.99%) Developer
3 59 (11.94%) Support Engineer
4 45 (9.11%) Administrator
5 36 (7.29%) .NET Developer
6 35 (7.09%) C# Developer
7 29 (5.87%) Technical Engineer
8 27 (5.47%) Support Analyst
8 27 (5.47%) Technical Support
8 27 (5.47%) Project Manager
9 26 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (4.25%) 1st Line Support
12 20 (4.05%) Programmer
12 20 (4.05%) Architect
13 19 (3.85%) DBA
13 19 (3.85%) IT Support
14 17 (3.44%) Consultant
14 17 (3.44%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (3.24%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (14.17%) .NET
2 37 (7.49%) ASP.NET
3 33 (6.68%) Web Services
4 32 (6.48%) HTML
5 31 (6.28%) CSS
6 24 (4.86%) WCF
7 21 (4.25%) jQuery
8 18 (3.64%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.63%) WPF
10 12 (2.43%) LAMP
10 12 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (2.43%) HTML5
11 11 (2.23%) Entity Framework
11 11 (2.23%) CSS3
12 10 (2.02%) Software Packaging
12 10 (2.02%) .NET Framework
12 10 (2.02%) XML
13 9 (1.82%) LESS
13 9 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (10.12%) Computer Science
3 42 (8.50%) Data Centre
4 38 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 25 (5.06%) Clustering
6 17 (3.44%) Replication
7 15 (3.04%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.23%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.62%) Social Media
9 8 (1.62%) Mobile Computing
9 8 (1.62%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
10 7 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.42%) EqualLogic
11 6 (1.21%) Statistics
11 6 (1.21%) Data Integration
12 5 (1.01%) IVR
12 5 (1.01%) IPTV
13 4 (0.81%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 196 (39.68%) Windows
2 100 (20.24%) Linux
3 72 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (10.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 50 (10.12%) Windows 7
7 38 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (6.88%) Windows XP
9 31 (6.28%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.23%) CentOS
11 9 (1.82%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.62%) UNIX
13 7 (1.42%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.21%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.01%) Android
16 3 (0.61%) Solaris
17 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (20.65%) ITIL
2 83 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (13.16%) Project Management
4 35 (7.09%) Time Management
5 34 (6.88%) Scrum
6 31 (6.28%) PRINCE2
7 30 (6.07%) Migration
8 27 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (4.45%) MVC
11 22 (4.45%) Load Balancing
12 20 (4.05%) Project Planning
13 19 (3.85%) Change Management
14 18 (3.64%) Validation
14 18 (3.64%) ETL
14 18 (3.64%) Business Development
15 17 (3.44%) Software Engineering
15 17 (3.44%) Service Management
15 17 (3.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 168 (34.01%) SQL
2 85 (17.21%) C#
3 40 (8.10%) JavaScript
3 40 (8.10%) T-SQL
4 28 (5.67%) PHP
5 20 (4.05%) Java
6 18 (3.64%) VBScript
7 17 (3.44%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.04%) VB.NET
9 14 (2.83%) Python
9 14 (2.83%) Perl
10 13 (2.63%) VB
11 11 (2.23%) C++
12 9 (1.82%) VBA
13 7 (1.42%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.81%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.81%) C
15 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.40%) VB6
16 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 115 (23.28%) Degree
2 56 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (10.12%) Security Cleared
4 36 (7.29%) MCSE
5 34 (6.88%) SC Cleared
5 34 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (6.28%) MCITP
7 26 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 23 (4.66%) CCNA
9 21 (4.25%) A+ Certification
10 19 (3.85%) MCSA
10 19 (3.85%) MCP
11 18 (3.64%) PMP
11 18 (3.64%) PMI Certification
12 15 (3.04%) ISEB
12 15 (3.04%) ISTQB
13 14 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
15 10 (2.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.94%) SLA
2 41 (8.30%) QA
3 10 (2.02%) COBIT
4 3 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.61%) GCP
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 114 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 89 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (15.59%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.06%) vSphere
5 15 (3.04%) VMware ESX
6 14 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.43%) vCloud
8 11 (2.23%) Terminal Services
8 11 (2.23%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (2.02%) XenApp
9 10 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 9 (1.82%) KVM
11 7 (1.42%) XenServer
12 4 (0.81%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.20%) UAG
13 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 37 (7.49%) SCCM
2 10 (2.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 10 (2.02%) Puppet
3 9 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.62%) Nagios
5 7 (1.42%) FortiGate
6 6 (1.21%) SCOM
7 5 (1.01%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.01%) Cacti
7 5 (1.01%) Ganglia
7 5 (1.01%) collectd
7 5 (1.01%) logstash
7 5 (1.01%) Salt
7 5 (1.01%) Graphite
8 4 (0.81%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.40%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 367 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 114 (23.08%) VMware
3 97 (19.64%) Cisco
4 85 (17.21%) HP
5 42 (8.50%) Oracle
6 39 (7.89%) Red Hat
7 30 (6.07%) Juniper
7 30 (6.07%) Citrix
8 19 (3.85%) IBM
9 17 (3.44%) Dell
10 15 (3.04%) Sitecore
11 12 (2.43%) Vertica
12 10 (2.02%) EMC
12 10 (2.02%) Apple
12 10 (2.02%) Veritas
13 9 (1.82%) NetApp
13 9 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.82%) Symantec
13 9 (1.82%) F5
14 8 (1.62%) Telerik
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