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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 180 241 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.15% 9.70% 10.23%
As % of the Applications category 67.67% 62.44% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 170 183 176
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
266 386 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.05% 15.54% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 221 282 286
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,721 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 321 (71.33%) Microsoft
2 179 (39.78%) Windows
3 138 (30.67%) SQL
4 127 (28.22%) MS Office
5 121 (26.89%) SQL Server
6 105 (23.33%) Degree
7 99 (22.00%) VMware
8 98 (21.78%) Active Directory
9 93 (20.67%) ITIL
10 77 (17.11%) C#
11 74 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 73 (16.22%) Cisco
13 72 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
14 71 (15.78%) Linux
15 68 (15.11%) HP
16 67 (14.89%) TCP/IP
17 64 (14.22%) .NET
17 64 (14.22%) Windows Server 2008
17 64 (14.22%) Hyper-V
18 57 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
18 57 (12.67%) Finance
19 56 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
20 55 (12.22%) SLA
21 54 (12.00%) Project Management
22 52 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
23 51 (11.33%) MS PowerPoint
24 48 (10.67%) Windows 7
25 47 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
26 46 (10.22%) MS Exchange
27 44 (9.78%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (10.22%) MS Exchange
2 33 (7.33%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (5.56%) IIS
5 21 (4.67%) Lync
6 18 (4.00%) CMS
7 14 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.22%) Apache
10 8 (1.78%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (1.56%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.56%) Kentico
12 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.89%) Node.js
13 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.67%) SAS
15 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 127 (28.22%) MS Office
2 51 (11.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 33 (7.33%) MS Project
4 23 (5.11%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.11%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.44%) SPSS
8 1 (0.22%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.22%) InDesign
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 17 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.00%) Office 365
2 20 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.44%) SaaS
5 6 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.33%) IaaS
5 6 (1.33%) Mimecast
6 5 (1.11%) GitHub
6 5 (1.11%) PaaS
7 4 (0.89%) Yammer
8 1 (0.22%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 67 (14.89%) TCP/IP
2 44 (9.78%) DNS
3 36 (8.00%) LAN
3 36 (8.00%) WAN
4 33 (7.33%) Firewall
5 25 (5.56%) SAN
6 23 (5.11%) DHCP
7 17 (3.78%) VPN
8 16 (3.56%) Internet
9 13 (2.89%) VoIP
10 12 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (2.44%) iSCSI
12 10 (2.22%) FTP
13 9 (2.00%) NAS
14 8 (1.78%) HTTPS
14 8 (1.78%) CTI
15 7 (1.56%) MPLS
15 7 (1.56%) Wireless
16 6 (1.33%) Unified Communications
17 5 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (3.56%) MySQL
8 14 (3.11%) MS Access
8 14 (3.11%) SQL CLR
9 13 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (2.89%) OLTP
9 13 (2.89%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.33%) QlikView
14 5 (1.11%) RavenDB
14 5 (1.11%) Big Data
14 5 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (5.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (5.11%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.78%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 5 (1.11%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.89%) Selenium
5 4 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.89%) Subversion
5 4 (0.89%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.89%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.44%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.22%) JUnit
7 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.22%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.22%) jMock
7 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.22%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.22%) TestPartner
General
1 57 (12.67%) Finance
2 32 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.22%) Marketing
4 14 (3.11%) Billing
5 11 (2.44%) Retail
6 10 (2.22%) Advertising
7 9 (2.00%) Legal
8 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.89%) Back Office
9 4 (0.89%) Banking
9 4 (0.89%) French Language
9 4 (0.89%) German Language
10 3 (0.67%) Danish Language
10 3 (0.67%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.67%) Finnish Language
10 3 (0.67%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.44%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (16.67%) Developer
2 72 (16.00%) Analyst
3 49 (10.89%) Administrator
4 47 (10.44%) Support Engineer
5 31 (6.89%) .NET Developer
6 27 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 27 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
7 23 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (4.67%) Support Analyst
8 21 (4.67%) Architect
8 21 (4.67%) Consultant
8 21 (4.67%) DBA
9 20 (4.44%) Project Manager
10 19 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (4.00%) Technical Support
12 17 (3.78%) Programmer
12 17 (3.78%) 1st Line Support
12 17 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (3.33%) IT Support
14 14 (3.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (14.22%) .NET
2 36 (8.00%) HTML
3 34 (7.56%) CSS
4 31 (6.89%) Web Services
4 31 (6.89%) ASP.NET
5 21 (4.67%) WCF
6 20 (4.44%) jQuery
7 16 (3.56%) AngularJS
8 12 (2.67%) XML
9 11 (2.44%) WPF
9 11 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.44%) HTML5
10 10 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (2.22%) CSS3
11 9 (2.00%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.78%) REST
12 8 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (1.56%) Software Packaging
13 7 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 36 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 31 (6.89%) Management Information System
5 23 (5.11%) Clustering
6 19 (4.22%) Replication
7 15 (3.33%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.78%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.78%) IVR
8 8 (1.78%) Social Media
8 8 (1.78%) User Experience
9 7 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (1.33%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.33%) Statistics
11 5 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.89%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 179 (39.78%) Windows
2 71 (15.78%) Linux
3 64 (14.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (10.67%) Windows 7
6 47 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 26 (5.78%) Windows XP
9 23 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.78%) Windows Vista
10 8 (1.78%) UNIX
11 7 (1.56%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.67%) Solaris
13 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.44%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (20.67%) ITIL
2 72 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (12.00%) Project Management
4 30 (6.67%) Time Management
5 28 (6.22%) Scrum
6 27 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (5.56%) CRM
8 22 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (4.67%) PRINCE2
9 21 (4.67%) MVC
10 20 (4.44%) Migration
11 18 (4.00%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.00%) Problem Management
12 17 (3.78%) Configuration Management
13 16 (3.56%) Service Management
13 16 (3.56%) ETL
13 16 (3.56%) Software Engineering
14 15 (3.33%) Project Planning
14 15 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (30.67%) SQL
2 77 (17.11%) C#
3 44 (9.78%) JavaScript
4 40 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.67%) Java
5 21 (4.67%) PowerShell
6 20 (4.44%) VBScript
7 17 (3.78%) PHP
8 15 (3.33%) Python
9 13 (2.89%) Perl
10 12 (2.67%) VB
10 12 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.44%) C++
12 9 (2.00%) VBA
13 5 (1.11%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.89%) C
15 3 (0.67%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 105 (23.33%) Degree
2 52 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (9.56%) Security Cleared
4 30 (6.67%) MCSE
5 29 (6.44%) MCITP
6 28 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (5.78%) SC Cleared
8 21 (4.67%) A+ Certification
9 20 (4.44%) CCNA
9 20 (4.44%) DV Cleared
10 14 (3.11%) MCSA
10 14 (3.11%) MCP
10 14 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.67%) ISTQB
12 11 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
12 11 (2.44%) ISEB
13 8 (1.78%) PMP
13 8 (1.78%) PMI Certification
14 7 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (12.22%) SLA
2 41 (9.11%) QA
3 7 (1.56%) COBIT
4 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.67%) GCP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 98 (21.78%) Active Directory
2 74 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (14.22%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.89%) vSphere
5 18 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 12 (2.67%) XenApp
7 11 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (2.44%) vCloud
8 10 (2.22%) Terminal Services
9 8 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (1.33%) XenServer
12 4 (0.89%) KVM
12 4 (0.89%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.44%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.22%) Snort
14 1 (0.22%) Xen
14 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (7.78%) SCCM
2 10 (2.22%) Puppet
3 9 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.78%) FortiGate
4 8 (1.78%) Nagios
5 7 (1.56%) SCOM
5 7 (1.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (1.11%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.11%) Cacti
6 5 (1.11%) Ganglia
6 5 (1.11%) collectd
6 5 (1.11%) logstash
6 5 (1.11%) Salt
6 5 (1.11%) Graphite
7 4 (0.89%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.89%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.44%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 321 (71.33%) Microsoft
2 99 (22.00%) VMware
3 73 (16.22%) Cisco
4 68 (15.11%) HP
5 32 (7.11%) Oracle
5 32 (7.11%) Citrix
6 23 (5.11%) Red Hat
7 18 (4.00%) IBM
8 15 (3.33%) Dell
9 14 (3.11%) Juniper
9 14 (3.11%) Sitecore
9 14 (3.11%) Vertica
10 11 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (2.44%) Symantec
11 10 (2.22%) NetApp
11 10 (2.22%) EMC
12 9 (2.00%) 3PAR
13 8 (1.78%) Adobe
13 8 (1.78%) Veritas
14 7 (1.56%) Apple
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £34,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £190 - £250 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Flexible/Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + £2k shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago