The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 237 246 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.09% 10.91% 10.10%
As % of the Applications category 66.76% 61.04% 68.29%
Number of salaries quoted 178 208 200
Average salary £42,500 £44,101 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
355 403 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.11% 17.87% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 247 334 280
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Berkshire

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 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 365 (76.52%) Microsoft
2 183 (38.36%) Windows
3 144 (30.19%) SQL Server
4 129 (27.04%) SQL
5 118 (24.74%) MS Office
6 111 (23.27%) Active Directory
7 108 (22.64%) .NET
8 91 (19.08%) Finance
9 83 (17.40%) C#
9 83 (17.40%) Linux
10 73 (15.30%) VMware
11 68 (14.26%) CRM
12 61 (12.79%) ITIL
13 60 (12.58%) Telecoms
14 59 (12.37%) MS Exchange
15 57 (11.95%) Degree
16 55 (11.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
17 52 (10.90%) Hyper-V
18 50 (10.48%) Citrix
19 47 (9.85%) ASP.NET
20 46 (9.64%) SharePoint
20 46 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
20 46 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
21 44 (9.22%) MS PowerPoint
22 42 (8.81%) Oracle
23 41 (8.60%) SCCM
24 39 (8.18%) Marketing
24 39 (8.18%) Lync
25 38 (7.97%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 59 (12.37%) MS Exchange
2 46 (9.64%) SharePoint
3 39 (8.18%) Lync
4 29 (6.08%) IIS
5 24 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (3.56%) Apache
9 15 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.47%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.84%) Documentum
14 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.21%) CMS
15 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 118 (24.74%) MS Office
2 44 (9.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (3.56%) MS Project
4 10 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.26%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) InDesign
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.05%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.42%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.21%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.21%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.45%) SaaS
2 17 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.56%) Office 365
3 6 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.05%) IaaS
5 2 (0.42%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.97%) DNS
2 30 (6.29%) Internet
3 27 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 26 (5.45%) Firewall
4 26 (5.45%) WAN
4 26 (5.45%) LAN
5 18 (3.77%) FTP
6 14 (2.94%) BGP
6 14 (2.94%) OSPF
6 14 (2.94%) SAN
6 14 (2.94%) DHCP
7 12 (2.52%) iSCSI
8 11 (2.31%) VPN
9 10 (2.10%) NetScaler
10 9 (1.89%) MPLS
11 8 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (1.68%) Wireshark
11 8 (1.68%) SMTP
12 7 (1.47%) HTTP
12 7 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (4.61%) MySQL
6 21 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.52%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.10%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.89%) Big Data
12 8 (1.68%) EDRMS
12 8 (1.68%) DTS
13 6 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.05%) MS Access
14 5 (1.05%) Star Schema
14 5 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.84%) Cognos Report Studio
15 4 (0.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 4 (0.84%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 37 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (6.08%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.14%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.68%) Selenium
5 5 (1.05%) TestComplete
5 5 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.42%) AQtime
7 2 (0.42%) WebLOAD
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.21%) Subversion
8 1 (0.21%) JIRA
8 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 91 (19.08%) Finance
2 60 (12.58%) Telecoms
3 39 (8.18%) Marketing
4 27 (5.66%) German Language
5 26 (5.45%) Advertising
6 25 (5.24%) Retail
7 21 (4.40%) Multimedia
8 14 (2.94%) Automotive
9 12 (2.52%) Banking
10 10 (2.10%) Back Office
11 5 (1.05%) Billing
11 5 (1.05%) Avionics
12 3 (0.63%) Legal
12 3 (0.63%) French Language
13 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Law
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 84 (17.61%) Consultant
2 76 (15.93%) Developer
3 64 (13.42%) Analyst
4 53 (11.11%) Architect
5 50 (10.48%) Support Engineer
6 31 (6.50%) Microsoft Consultant
7 26 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 25 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.03%) Administrator
10 22 (4.61%) SQL Developer
10 22 (4.61%) Technical Support
10 22 (4.61%) Recruitment Consultant
10 22 (4.61%) Senior Consultant
10 22 (4.61%) Senior Architect
10 22 (4.61%) Resourcer
11 21 (4.40%) Recruitment Resourcer
12 20 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
13 18 (3.77%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.77%) C# Developer
14 17 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (22.64%) .NET
2 47 (9.85%) ASP.NET
3 35 (7.34%) HTML
4 34 (7.13%) Web Services
5 33 (6.92%) WCF
6 26 (5.45%) jQuery
7 20 (4.19%) CSS
8 18 (3.77%) .NET Framework
9 15 (3.14%) RESTful
10 14 (2.94%) XML
11 13 (2.73%) WPF
12 11 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (1.89%) COM
13 9 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (1.68%) Ajax
14 8 (1.68%) WF
15 7 (1.47%) LAMP
15 7 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (1.05%) WinForms
17 4 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.03%) Client/Server
2 18 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.73%) Clustering
4 12 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (1.68%) Taxonomies
6 7 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.26%) Open Source
7 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.26%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.26%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.05%) Statistics
8 5 (1.05%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (0.84%) Social Media
9 4 (0.84%) GIS
9 4 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.63%) W3C
10 3 (0.63%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.63%) Physics
11 2 (0.42%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 183 (38.36%) Windows
2 83 (17.40%) Linux
3 52 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 24 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (4.82%) Windows XP
8 18 (3.77%) UNIX
9 16 (3.35%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.68%) CentOS
11 6 (1.26%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.05%) Solaris
12 5 (1.05%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.05%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.05%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.21%) AIX
15 1 (0.21%) SUSE
15 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.26%) CRM
2 61 (12.79%) ITIL
3 46 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (7.76%) Scrum
5 36 (7.55%) Project Management
5 36 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (7.34%) Service Delivery
7 29 (6.08%) Programme Management
8 27 (5.66%) Migration
9 23 (4.82%) System Testing
10 22 (4.61%) Software Testing
11 21 (4.40%) Campaign Management
11 21 (4.40%) PRINCE2
11 21 (4.40%) Business Analysis
12 19 (3.98%) Data Modelling
13 18 (3.77%) ERP
14 17 (3.56%) Systems Analysis
14 17 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (3.35%) Software Engineering
16 15 (3.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 129 (27.04%) SQL
2 83 (17.40%) C#
3 26 (5.45%) VB.NET
4 25 (5.24%) T-SQL
5 24 (5.03%) JavaScript
6 19 (3.98%) PHP
7 17 (3.56%) Perl
8 16 (3.35%) Java
9 14 (2.94%) C++
10 13 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.31%) Python
11 11 (2.31%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.89%) VB
13 7 (1.47%) Ruby
14 5 (1.05%) VBScript
15 3 (0.63%) VBA
15 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.42%) VB6
17 1 (0.21%) X++
Qualifications
1 57 (11.95%) Degree
2 46 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (6.71%) Security Cleared
4 28 (5.87%) MCP
5 27 (5.66%) MCSE
6 25 (5.24%) SC Cleared
7 21 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (3.56%) MCTS
8 17 (3.56%) DV Cleared
9 16 (3.35%) MCITP
10 13 (2.73%) MCSA
11 10 (2.10%) RHCE
12 9 (1.89%) ISEB
12 9 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.68%) CCNP
14 7 (1.47%) CCNA
14 7 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.47%) ISTQB
15 5 (1.05%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.66%) SLA
2 13 (2.73%) QA
3 6 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 111 (23.27%) Active Directory
2 55 (11.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (10.90%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.19%) XenApp
5 18 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (3.35%) XenDesktop
7 15 (3.14%) vSphere
8 11 (2.31%) Terminal Server
8 11 (2.31%) vCloud
9 10 (2.10%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.47%) Xen
11 5 (1.05%) XenServer
12 4 (0.84%) KVM
12 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.84%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 41 (8.60%) SCCM
2 21 (4.40%) SCOM
3 15 (3.14%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.10%) WSUS
5 8 (1.68%) Puppet
5 8 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.26%) XenMobile
6 6 (1.26%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.05%) SCSM
8 4 (0.84%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.42%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.42%) Cacti
10 2 (0.42%) SmokePing
10 2 (0.42%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.42%) Nagios
11 1 (0.21%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 365 (76.52%) Microsoft
2 73 (15.30%) VMware
3 50 (10.48%) Citrix
4 42 (8.81%) Oracle
5 34 (7.13%) HP
6 33 (6.92%) Cisco
7 18 (3.77%) EMC
8 17 (3.56%) Sage
9 13 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (2.73%) SAP
10 12 (2.52%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.31%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.10%) Juniper
13 9 (1.89%) Cognos
13 9 (1.89%) Business Objects
13 9 (1.89%) Open Text
14 8 (1.68%) AppSense
14 8 (1.68%) Adobe
15 7 (1.47%) Remedy
16 6 (1.26%) NetSuite
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: upto 28000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-28k
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK - Reading/Manchester/London/Edinburgh
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £28 - £35 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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