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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 251 261 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.62% 10.16% 10.27%
As % of the Applications category 71.31% 72.10% 74.30%
Number of salaries quoted 184 230 179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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
352 362 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.49% 14.09% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 238 311 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,938 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 18 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 362 (74.64%) Microsoft
2 176 (36.29%) Windows
3 159 (32.78%) SQL
4 127 (26.19%) SQL Server
5 120 (24.74%) MS Office
6 104 (21.44%) .NET
7 91 (18.76%) Degree
8 88 (18.14%) C#
9 74 (15.26%) Project Management
9 74 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (15.05%) Active Directory
11 67 (13.81%) Finance
12 65 (13.40%) ITIL
13 60 (12.37%) SharePoint
14 57 (11.75%) Linux
15 52 (10.72%) Citrix
16 51 (10.52%) Telecoms
16 51 (10.52%) VMware
16 51 (10.52%) Security Cleared
17 50 (10.31%) Web Services
18 47 (9.69%) ASP.NET
19 46 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (8.45%) Firewall
20 41 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
21 38 (7.84%) HP
21 38 (7.84%) .NET Framework
22 37 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
22 37 (7.63%) Management Information System
23 36 (7.42%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 60 (12.37%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 23 (4.74%) IIS
4 18 (3.71%) SharePoint Server
5 15 (3.09%) CMS
6 14 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.47%) Lync
8 10 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.65%) Documentum
11 7 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (1.44%) Apache
11 7 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.21%) LiveCycle
14 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 120 (24.74%) MS Office
2 41 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.47%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.47%) MS Project
4 9 (1.86%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.21%) InDesign
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.21%) Revit
7 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 9 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.33%) Office 365
2 18 (3.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.89%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.45%) Firewall
2 31 (6.39%) VPN
3 28 (5.77%) WAN
4 26 (5.36%) DNS
5 22 (4.54%) TCP/IP
6 20 (4.12%) LAN
7 17 (3.51%) Internet
8 16 (3.30%) VoIP
9 15 (3.09%) DHCP
10 14 (2.89%) VLAN
11 13 (2.68%) MPLS
12 12 (2.47%) Ethernet
13 11 (2.27%) IPsec
13 11 (2.27%) Network Security
14 10 (2.06%) xDSL
14 10 (2.06%) ATM
14 10 (2.06%) PPP
15 8 (1.65%) SAN
15 8 (1.65%) Wireless
16 7 (1.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (3.09%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.47%) Big Data
7 11 (2.27%) EDRMS
7 11 (2.27%) MS Access
8 10 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.65%) QlikView
9 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Power View
9 8 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.24%) MySQL
11 6 (1.24%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (1.03%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.82%) OLTP
13 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (5.98%) Visual Studio
2 24 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.24%) WinRunner
5 6 (1.24%) TestDirector
6 4 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.82%) Subversion
7 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (0.62%) Selenium
8 2 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.41%) MSTest
8 2 (0.41%) TestComplete
8 2 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.21%) Kiln
9 1 (0.21%) NSubstitute
General
1 67 (13.81%) Finance
2 51 (10.52%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.74%) German Language
4 21 (4.33%) Marketing
5 10 (2.06%) Advertising
6 9 (1.86%) French Language
6 9 (1.86%) Banking
7 8 (1.65%) Retail
7 8 (1.65%) Legal
7 8 (1.65%) Back Office
8 6 (1.24%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.41%) Local Government
9 2 (0.41%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Avionics
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 72 (14.85%) Developer
2 71 (14.64%) Analyst
3 53 (10.93%) Support Engineer
4 42 (8.66%) Consultant
5 39 (8.04%) Architect
6 27 (5.57%) Project Manager
7 25 (5.15%) Software Engineer
8 24 (4.95%) Software Developer
9 23 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 23 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (4.33%) Web Developer
11 20 (4.12%) Graduate
11 20 (4.12%) .NET Developer
12 19 (3.92%) Technical Support
13 18 (3.71%) Systems Analyst
14 16 (3.30%) Business Analyst
14 16 (3.30%) Support Analyst
15 15 (3.09%) Administrator
16 14 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 13 (2.68%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (21.44%) .NET
2 50 (10.31%) Web Services
3 47 (9.69%) ASP.NET
4 38 (7.84%) .NET Framework
5 26 (5.36%) WCF
6 21 (4.33%) WPF
7 20 (4.12%) jQuery
7 20 (4.12%) HTML
8 16 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (2.47%) CSS
10 10 (2.06%) Ajax
10 10 (2.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (1.86%) WinForms
12 7 (1.44%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (1.44%) WF
13 6 (1.24%) RESTful
13 6 (1.24%) MDX
14 5 (1.03%) Application Packaging
14 5 (1.03%) LAMP
14 5 (1.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.36%) Open Source
4 19 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.89%) Statistics
5 14 (2.89%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.47%) Clustering
6 12 (2.47%) Social Media
7 10 (2.06%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.86%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.65%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.03%) PMI
12 4 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
13 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.62%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.62%) iPhone
13 3 (0.62%) GIS
14 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 176 (36.29%) Windows
2 57 (11.75%) Linux
3 36 (7.42%) Windows 7
4 33 (6.80%) Windows XP
5 26 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (4.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.12%) UNIX
8 14 (2.89%) Solaris
9 9 (1.86%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.44%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.44%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.62%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.41%) AIX
14 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.26%) Project Management
1 74 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (13.40%) ITIL
3 46 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (6.80%) CRM
5 30 (6.19%) Service Delivery
5 30 (6.19%) Software Engineering
6 29 (5.98%) Scrum
7 27 (5.57%) MVC
8 25 (5.15%) PRINCE2
8 25 (5.15%) Mentoring
9 21 (4.33%) Migration
9 21 (4.33%) Change Management
10 19 (3.92%) Asset Management
11 18 (3.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (3.51%) Configuration Management
12 17 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (3.30%) Process Management
13 16 (3.30%) UML
13 16 (3.30%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (32.78%) SQL
2 88 (18.14%) C#
3 28 (5.77%) T-SQL
4 18 (3.71%) PowerShell
5 16 (3.30%) JavaScript
6 15 (3.09%) VB.NET
7 14 (2.89%) C
7 14 (2.89%) Java
8 11 (2.27%) VB
9 10 (2.06%) Python
10 8 (1.65%) C++
11 7 (1.44%) PHP
12 5 (1.03%) Perl
13 3 (0.62%) X++
14 2 (0.41%) VBScript
15 1 (0.21%) Ruby
15 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (18.76%) Degree
2 51 (10.52%) Security Cleared
3 36 (7.42%) SC Cleared
4 35 (7.22%) MCP
5 30 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (5.77%) MCSE
7 28 (5.77%) CCNA
8 24 (4.95%) DV Cleared
9 16 (3.30%) ISEB
10 15 (3.09%) ISTQB
11 13 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.27%) MCITP
12 11 (2.27%) CCNP
13 10 (2.06%) Sun Certification
13 10 (2.06%) PMI Certification
13 10 (2.06%) SCSA
14 6 (1.24%) MCTS
14 6 (1.24%) A+ Certification
15 5 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.57%) SLA
2 14 (2.89%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.44%) QA
4 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.03%) COBIT
6 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (15.05%) Active Directory
2 37 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.54%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.12%) XenApp
5 10 (2.06%) vSphere
6 9 (1.86%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.44%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.44%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.82%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.41%) KVM
11 2 (0.41%) XenServer
12 1 (0.21%) Firmware
12 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 29 (5.98%) SCCM
2 11 (2.27%) SCOM
3 9 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (1.44%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (1.24%) Netcool
6 6 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (1.03%) XenMobile
8 3 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.41%) Control-M
9 2 (0.41%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli NetView
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.41%) MOM
9 2 (0.41%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.41%) WSUS
9 2 (0.41%) OMEGAMON
10 1 (0.21%) WMI
Vendors
1 362 (74.64%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.72%) Citrix
3 51 (10.52%) VMware
4 38 (7.84%) HP
5 36 (7.42%) Oracle
6 33 (6.80%) Cisco
7 20 (4.12%) EMC
7 20 (4.12%) Veritas
8 13 (2.68%) Siebel
8 13 (2.68%) Sun
8 13 (2.68%) Remedy
9 9 (1.86%) Avaya
9 9 (1.86%) IBM
9 9 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.86%) Huawei
10 8 (1.65%) Open Text
11 7 (1.44%) Sage
12 6 (1.24%) McAfee
13 5 (1.03%) Red Gate
13 5 (1.03%) Tableau
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