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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 273 233 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.01% 10.07% 11.79%
As % of the Applications category 71.65% 72.81% 64.39%
Number of salaries quoted 217 195 227
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
381 320 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.75% 13.83% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 294 233 338
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,420 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 399 (80.28%) Microsoft
2 187 (37.63%) Windows
3 169 (34.00%) SQL
4 147 (29.58%) MS Office
5 144 (28.97%) SQL Server
6 111 (22.33%) Linux
7 108 (21.73%) Active Directory
8 103 (20.72%) Degree
9 93 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
10 91 (18.31%) VMware
11 90 (18.11%) Project Management
12 87 (17.51%) ITIL
13 86 (17.30%) HP
14 85 (17.10%) Cisco
14 85 (17.10%) C#
15 84 (16.90%) .NET
16 70 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
17 68 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
18 67 (13.48%) Hyper-V
19 65 (13.08%) Finance
20 57 (11.47%) TCP/IP
20 57 (11.47%) Security Cleared
21 56 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
22 54 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
22 54 (10.87%) Telecoms
23 53 (10.66%) SLA
24 52 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
24 52 (10.46%) Firewall
25 50 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
25 50 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (9.66%) MS Exchange
2 44 (8.85%) IIS
3 33 (6.64%) SharePoint
4 30 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (4.23%) Lync
6 20 (4.02%) Apache
7 16 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (2.62%) CMS
8 13 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.61%) Kentico
9 8 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
9 8 (1.61%) Umbraco
10 7 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (1.21%) SAS
12 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.40%) Node.js
15 2 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 147 (29.58%) MS Office
2 54 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 46 (9.26%) MS Project
4 37 (7.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.80%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.60%) SPSS
7 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.20%) InDesign
8 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
1 18 (3.62%) Office 365
2 16 (3.22%) SaaS
3 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.41%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.80%) GitHub
7 2 (0.40%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Force.com
8 1 (0.20%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (11.47%) TCP/IP
2 52 (10.46%) Firewall
3 47 (9.46%) SAN
4 41 (8.25%) WAN
5 39 (7.85%) VPN
6 34 (6.84%) LAN
7 31 (6.24%) DNS
8 28 (5.63%) VoIP
9 25 (5.03%) DHCP
9 25 (5.03%) MPLS
10 18 (3.62%) Wireless
11 17 (3.42%) Internet
12 15 (3.02%) VLAN
12 15 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (2.82%) HTTPS
13 14 (2.82%) NetScreen
14 13 (2.62%) IPsec
14 13 (2.62%) NAS
15 12 (2.41%) Broadband
16 11 (2.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (28.97%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 20 (4.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (3.82%) MySQL
8 19 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.21%) RavenDB
11 10 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (2.01%) MS Access
12 9 (1.81%) Big Data
13 7 (1.41%) QlikView
14 6 (1.21%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.01%) OLAP
15 5 (1.01%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.01%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 42 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (7.04%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (1.21%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.21%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.80%) Subversion
6 3 (0.60%) Selenium
7 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.20%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.20%) TestPartner
8 1 (0.20%) Toad
8 1 (0.20%) Kiln
General
1 65 (13.08%) Finance
2 54 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 31 (6.24%) Marketing
4 17 (3.42%) Legal
5 16 (3.22%) Billing
6 12 (2.41%) Retail
7 10 (2.01%) Advertising
8 3 (0.60%) Banking
9 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.40%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (15.69%) Developer
2 74 (14.89%) Analyst
3 62 (12.47%) Support Engineer
4 38 (7.65%) C# Developer
5 35 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 31 (6.24%) Project Manager
6 31 (6.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (5.63%) Administrator
8 28 (5.63%) Software Developer
9 25 (5.03%) Support Analyst
10 24 (4.83%) Technical Support
11 23 (4.63%) IT Support
12 21 (4.23%) Programmer
13 20 (4.02%) 1st Line Support
13 20 (4.02%) C# Software Developer
14 19 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (3.82%) Technical Engineer
14 19 (3.82%) Architect
15 18 (3.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (16.90%) .NET
2 41 (8.25%) ASP.NET
3 36 (7.24%) Web Services
4 33 (6.64%) HTML
5 28 (5.63%) CSS
6 25 (5.03%) WPF
7 23 (4.63%) WCF
8 21 (4.23%) jQuery
9 19 (3.82%) AngularJS
9 19 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (2.82%) LAMP
11 13 (2.62%) Entity Framework
11 13 (2.62%) LESS
11 13 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (2.41%) HTML5
12 12 (2.41%) .NET Framework
12 12 (2.41%) WF
13 11 (2.21%) CSS3
13 11 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (2.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 40 (8.05%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.83%) Open Source
5 16 (3.22%) Clustering
6 12 (2.41%) Social Media
7 11 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.21%) N-Tier
7 11 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.41%) EqualLogic
9 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.21%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (1.21%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.21%) IPTV
11 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.80%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 187 (37.63%) Windows
2 111 (22.33%) Linux
3 68 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (9.66%) Windows 7
6 47 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (7.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (7.44%) Windows XP
9 25 (5.03%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.22%) UNIX
11 13 (2.62%) CentOS
12 10 (2.01%) Android
12 10 (2.01%) Solaris
13 9 (1.81%) Windows 2000
14 6 (1.21%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.01%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (18.11%) Project Management
3 87 (17.51%) ITIL
4 40 (8.05%) PRINCE2
5 39 (7.85%) Migration
6 36 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (7.24%) Scrum
7 29 (5.84%) Change Management
8 25 (5.03%) MVC
9 24 (4.83%) Load Balancing
10 22 (4.43%) Software Engineering
11 21 (4.23%) ETL
12 20 (4.02%) Workflow
12 20 (4.02%) Validation
12 20 (4.02%) Time Management
13 19 (3.82%) Business Development
14 18 (3.62%) Service Delivery
14 18 (3.62%) Project Planning
15 17 (3.42%) Software Testing
15 17 (3.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (34.00%) SQL
2 85 (17.10%) C#
3 29 (5.84%) T-SQL
4 26 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.62%) Java
6 17 (3.42%) PHP
7 16 (3.22%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.41%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.21%) TypeScript
10 10 (2.01%) VB
11 7 (1.41%) C
12 6 (1.21%) VBScript
13 4 (0.80%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.80%) Perl
13 4 (0.80%) Lua
14 3 (0.60%) Python
14 3 (0.60%) C++
14 3 (0.60%) VBA
15 2 (0.40%) VB6
16 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 103 (20.72%) Degree
2 57 (11.47%) Security Cleared
3 52 (10.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (8.45%) SC Cleared
6 38 (7.65%) CCNA
7 36 (7.24%) MCSE
8 31 (6.24%) DV Cleared
9 25 (5.03%) MCITP
10 21 (4.23%) ISEB
10 21 (4.23%) PMP
10 21 (4.23%) PMI Certification
11 20 (4.02%) MCP
11 20 (4.02%) ISTQB
12 17 (3.42%) MCSA
13 16 (3.22%) CCNP
14 15 (3.02%) A+ Certification
15 14 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (2.01%) Network+ Certification
16 10 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (10.66%) SLA
2 30 (6.04%) QA
3 10 (2.01%) COBIT
4 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (21.73%) Active Directory
2 70 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (13.48%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.62%) vSphere
5 12 (2.41%) vCloud
6 11 (2.21%) Terminal Services
6 11 (2.21%) KVM
7 10 (2.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (1.81%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.61%) XenServer
9 8 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.80%) XenApp
12 1 (0.20%) Snort
12 1 (0.20%) Firmware
12 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.20%) iptables
Systems Management
1 36 (7.24%) SCCM
2 10 (2.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.80%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.80%) Vagrant
4 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.80%) Puppet
4 4 (0.80%) SCOM
4 4 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.60%) Netcool
6 2 (0.40%) vMotion
6 2 (0.40%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 399 (80.28%) Microsoft
2 91 (18.31%) VMware
3 86 (17.30%) HP
4 85 (17.10%) Cisco
5 49 (9.86%) Oracle
6 40 (8.05%) Red Hat
7 33 (6.64%) Citrix
8 32 (6.44%) Juniper
9 19 (3.82%) Dell
10 17 (3.42%) IBM
11 16 (3.22%) Veritas
12 14 (2.82%) Sitecore
12 14 (2.82%) Huawei
13 12 (2.41%) EMC
14 11 (2.21%) Twitter
15 10 (2.01%) Symantec
16 9 (1.81%) NetApp
16 9 (1.81%) Apple
16 9 (1.81%) 3PAR
16 9 (1.81%) F5
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