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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 229 240 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.67% 10.85% 10.07%
As % of the Applications category 65.43% 73.39% 71.33%
Number of salaries quoted 168 207 169
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
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
350 327 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.78% 14.78% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 239 276 245
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £55,000 £63,000
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 27 February 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 371 (79.10%) Microsoft
2 173 (36.89%) Windows
3 172 (36.67%) SQL
4 133 (28.36%) SQL Server
5 127 (27.08%) MS Office
6 103 (21.96%) Degree
7 96 (20.47%) .NET
8 87 (18.55%) Active Directory
9 85 (18.12%) Linux
9 85 (18.12%) Project Management
10 83 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (17.48%) C#
12 68 (14.50%) HP
13 66 (14.07%) VMware
14 62 (13.22%) Finance
15 61 (13.01%) Cisco
15 61 (13.01%) ITIL
16 57 (12.15%) Firewall
17 54 (11.51%) Security Cleared
18 53 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
19 52 (11.09%) Telecoms
20 50 (10.66%) Citrix
21 48 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
22 45 (9.59%) SharePoint
22 45 (9.59%) ASP.NET
22 45 (9.59%) Oracle
23 44 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
23 44 (9.38%) Windows XP
24 42 (8.96%) VPN
24 42 (8.96%) IIS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 42 (8.96%) IIS
3 34 (7.25%) MS Exchange
4 21 (4.48%) Apache
5 18 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (3.41%) Lync
7 13 (2.77%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.92%) CMS
8 9 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.64%) Documentum
11 3 (0.64%) SAS
12 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.21%) Kentico
Applications
1 127 (27.08%) MS Office
2 39 (8.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (5.33%) MS Project
4 21 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.71%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.21%) Revit
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.84%) SaaS
2 7 (1.49%) Office 365
3 6 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.43%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 57 (12.15%) Firewall
2 42 (8.96%) VPN
3 35 (7.46%) TCP/IP
3 35 (7.46%) WAN
4 29 (6.18%) DNS
5 27 (5.76%) LAN
6 25 (5.33%) SAN
7 24 (5.12%) MPLS
8 23 (4.90%) VoIP
9 20 (4.26%) DHCP
10 19 (4.05%) Internet
10 19 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (3.84%) Wireless
12 16 (3.41%) VLAN
13 14 (2.99%) NetScreen
14 13 (2.77%) Ethernet
15 12 (2.56%) HTTPS
15 12 (2.56%) IPsec
15 12 (2.56%) Network Security
16 11 (2.35%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (4.48%) MySQL
4 19 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.35%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.92%) MS Access
10 8 (1.71%) QlikView
10 8 (1.71%) Microsoft Power View
11 6 (1.28%) EDRMS
12 5 (1.07%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.07%) OLAP
12 5 (1.07%) Big Data
12 5 (1.07%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.28%) WinRunner
5 6 (1.28%) TestDirector
6 5 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.85%) Subversion
8 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.21%) MSTest
9 1 (0.21%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.21%) JIRA
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
General
1 62 (13.22%) Finance
2 52 (11.09%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.20%) Marketing
4 9 (1.92%) Legal
5 6 (1.28%) Banking
6 5 (1.07%) Advertising
7 4 (0.85%) German Language
8 3 (0.64%) Retail
8 3 (0.64%) Billing
8 3 (0.64%) Local Government
8 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 2 (0.43%) Electronics
9 2 (0.43%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (14.93%) Analyst
2 63 (13.43%) Developer
3 53 (11.30%) Support Engineer
4 33 (7.04%) Project Manager
5 28 (5.97%) Technical Support
5 28 (5.97%) C# Developer
6 27 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (5.33%) Software Developer
8 24 (5.12%) Support Analyst
8 24 (5.12%) .NET Developer
9 21 (4.48%) Architect
9 21 (4.48%) Consultant
9 21 (4.48%) IT Support
10 20 (4.26%) Network Engineer
10 20 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 19 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (3.62%) Web Developer
13 16 (3.41%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (20.47%) .NET
2 45 (9.59%) ASP.NET
3 40 (8.53%) Web Services
4 25 (5.33%) .NET Framework
5 24 (5.12%) WPF
6 23 (4.90%) HTML
7 21 (4.48%) jQuery
7 21 (4.48%) WCF
8 20 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (2.99%) CSS
9 14 (2.99%) LAMP
10 11 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (2.35%) Ajax
11 7 (1.49%) WF
11 7 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (1.28%) MDX
12 6 (1.28%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (1.28%) COM
13 5 (1.07%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.18%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.90%) Open Source
5 17 (3.62%) Clustering
6 14 (2.99%) Social Media
7 10 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.85%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.85%) Taxonomies
12 3 (0.64%) IPTV
12 3 (0.64%) Statistics
12 3 (0.64%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.64%) GIS
12 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.64%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 173 (36.89%) Windows
2 85 (18.12%) Linux
3 44 (9.38%) Windows XP
4 32 (6.82%) Windows 7
5 30 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (3.84%) UNIX
9 15 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (2.77%) CentOS
10 13 (2.77%) Solaris
11 11 (2.35%) Windows 2000
11 11 (2.35%) Windows 8
12 10 (2.13%) Android
13 7 (1.49%) Windows Vista
14 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (18.12%) Project Management
2 83 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (13.01%) ITIL
4 36 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (7.25%) PRINCE2
5 34 (7.25%) Migration
6 28 (5.97%) Scrum
7 25 (5.33%) Change Management
8 24 (5.12%) MVC
8 24 (5.12%) Software Engineering
9 23 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (3.62%) Load Balancing
11 16 (3.41%) Unit Testing
11 16 (3.41%) Test Automation
11 16 (3.41%) CRM
12 15 (3.20%) ETL
12 15 (3.20%) Service Delivery
12 15 (3.20%) System Testing
13 14 (2.99%) Time Management
13 14 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 172 (36.67%) SQL
2 82 (17.48%) C#
3 24 (5.12%) T-SQL
4 19 (4.05%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.62%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.41%) PHP
7 13 (2.77%) Java
8 11 (2.35%) C
8 11 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.71%) C++
10 6 (1.28%) Python
10 6 (1.28%) VB
11 5 (1.07%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.85%) Lua
13 1 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 103 (21.96%) Degree
2 54 (11.51%) Security Cleared
3 44 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (8.53%) SC Cleared
5 38 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (7.89%) CCNA
7 34 (7.25%) MCSE
8 33 (7.04%) MCP
9 28 (5.97%) DV Cleared
10 22 (4.69%) ISEB
11 21 (4.48%) ISTQB
12 18 (3.84%) CCNP
13 17 (3.62%) PMP
13 17 (3.62%) PMI Certification
14 13 (2.77%) MCITP
14 13 (2.77%) VCP4
15 12 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (2.35%) SCSA
16 11 (2.35%) Sun Certification
17 8 (1.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.40%) SLA
2 13 (2.77%) QA
3 8 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.49%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.64%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
System Software
1 87 (18.55%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.41%) XenApp
5 10 (2.13%) vSphere
6 9 (1.92%) Terminal Services
7 8 (1.71%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.49%) KVM
9 4 (0.85%) XenServer
9 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.85%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.64%) vCloud
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (3.62%) SCCM
2 12 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.71%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.71%) Netcool
4 6 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.85%) SCOM
7 3 (0.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.43%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.43%) Control-M
8 2 (0.43%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.43%) Tivoli NetView
8 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.43%) MOM
8 2 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.43%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 371 (79.10%) Microsoft
2 68 (14.50%) HP
3 66 (14.07%) VMware
4 61 (13.01%) Cisco
5 50 (10.66%) Citrix
6 45 (9.59%) Oracle
7 23 (4.90%) Veritas
8 20 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 20 (4.26%) Juniper
9 14 (2.99%) Sun
10 13 (2.77%) Huawei
11 12 (2.56%) Avaya
11 12 (2.56%) EMC
12 11 (2.35%) IBM
13 9 (1.92%) F5
14 8 (1.71%) Dell
15 7 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (1.49%) McAfee
16 6 (1.28%) Telerik
17 5 (1.07%) Tableau
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