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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 266 235 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.68% 9.65% 11.73%
As % of the Applications category 64.10% 70.57% 72.19%
Number of salaries quoted 199 200 212
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £23,950 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
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
415 333 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.66% 13.67% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 283 264 295
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 1 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 390 (79.43%) Microsoft
2 180 (36.66%) SQL
3 177 (36.05%) Windows
4 146 (29.74%) MS Office
5 135 (27.49%) SQL Server
6 105 (21.38%) Degree
7 98 (19.96%) Linux
8 95 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (19.14%) .NET
9 94 (19.14%) Active Directory
10 89 (18.13%) Project Management
11 85 (17.31%) HP
12 81 (16.50%) C#
13 76 (15.48%) ITIL
13 76 (15.48%) Cisco
13 76 (15.48%) VMware
14 63 (12.83%) Finance
14 63 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 61 (12.42%) Firewall
16 60 (12.22%) Telecoms
17 56 (11.41%) MS PowerPoint
17 56 (11.41%) Security Cleared
18 52 (10.59%) Oracle
18 52 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
19 50 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
20 48 (9.78%) ASP.NET
20 48 (9.78%) VPN
20 48 (9.78%) SLA
20 48 (9.78%) Hyper-V
21 45 (9.16%) Windows XP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 43 (8.76%) IIS
2 41 (8.35%) MS Exchange
3 34 (6.92%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (3.87%) Lync
5 19 (3.87%) Apache
6 14 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (2.24%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (1.83%) CMS
9 7 (1.43%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.43%) Kentico
10 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.81%) SAS
11 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.20%) Site Server
13 1 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 146 (29.74%) MS Office
2 56 (11.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 36 (7.33%) MS Project
4 29 (5.91%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.81%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.41%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.48%) SaaS
2 11 (2.24%) Office 365
3 10 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.61%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Force.com
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (12.42%) Firewall
2 48 (9.78%) VPN
3 41 (8.35%) TCP/IP
4 37 (7.54%) WAN
5 34 (6.92%) SAN
6 30 (6.11%) DNS
7 29 (5.91%) MPLS
8 28 (5.70%) LAN
9 26 (5.30%) VoIP
10 23 (4.68%) DHCP
11 22 (4.48%) Wireless
12 17 (3.46%) VLAN
13 16 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (3.26%) Internet
14 15 (3.05%) HTTPS
15 14 (2.85%) IPsec
15 14 (2.85%) NetScreen
16 13 (2.65%) Network Security
17 12 (2.44%) Ethernet
17 12 (2.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (27.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (3.87%) MySQL
5 16 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (3.26%) Oracle Database
6 15 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.04%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.22%) MS Access
11 6 (1.22%) RavenDB
12 5 (1.02%) Big Data
12 5 (1.02%) QlikView
13 4 (0.81%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 36 (7.33%) Visual Studio
2 32 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.22%) WinRunner
5 6 (1.22%) TestDirector
6 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.81%) Selenium
8 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (0.61%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.20%) Kiln
10 1 (0.20%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.20%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.20%) MSTest
10 1 (0.20%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 63 (12.83%) Finance
2 60 (12.22%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.70%) Marketing
4 15 (3.05%) Legal
5 10 (2.04%) Advertising
5 10 (2.04%) Billing
6 8 (1.63%) Retail
7 5 (1.02%) Banking
8 3 (0.61%) Local Government
9 2 (0.41%) German Language
9 2 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 84 (17.11%) Analyst
2 62 (12.63%) Developer
3 54 (11.00%) Support Engineer
4 31 (6.31%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.91%) Technical Support
6 27 (5.50%) Support Analyst
7 25 (5.09%) Software Developer
7 25 (5.09%) .NET Developer
8 24 (4.89%) C# Developer
8 24 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
9 22 (4.48%) Technical Engineer
9 22 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (4.28%) IT Support
11 20 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (4.07%) Administrator
11 20 (4.07%) Network Engineer
12 19 (3.87%) Software Engineer
13 18 (3.67%) DBA
14 17 (3.46%) Test Analyst
14 17 (3.46%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (19.14%) .NET
2 48 (9.78%) ASP.NET
3 43 (8.76%) Web Services
4 28 (5.70%) HTML
5 25 (5.09%) WPF
6 21 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (4.07%) jQuery
7 20 (4.07%) .NET Framework
8 18 (3.67%) CSS
8 18 (3.67%) WCF
9 14 (2.85%) LAMP
10 11 (2.24%) Ajax
11 9 (1.83%) HTML5
11 9 (1.83%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (1.63%) Entity Framework
13 7 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (1.43%) CSS3
13 7 (1.43%) Software Packaging
13 7 (1.43%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.33%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.09%) Open Source
5 19 (3.87%) Clustering
6 12 (2.44%) Social Media
7 9 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.43%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.43%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.02%) GIS
9 5 (1.02%) IPTV
9 5 (1.02%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.81%) Internet of Things
10 4 (0.81%) IVR
10 4 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.61%) User Experience
11 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 177 (36.05%) Windows
2 98 (19.96%) Linux
3 45 (9.16%) Windows XP
4 44 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (8.35%) Windows 7
6 30 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (3.87%) UNIX
10 14 (2.85%) Solaris
11 13 (2.65%) CentOS
11 13 (2.65%) Windows 8
12 11 (2.24%) Android
12 11 (2.24%) Windows 2000
13 9 (1.83%) Windows Vista
14 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (18.13%) Project Management
3 76 (15.48%) ITIL
4 42 (8.55%) PRINCE2
5 39 (7.94%) Migration
6 35 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (5.91%) Change Management
8 27 (5.50%) Scrum
9 25 (5.09%) Service Delivery
9 25 (5.09%) MVC
10 22 (4.48%) Software Engineering
11 21 (4.28%) Load Balancing
12 19 (3.87%) Test Automation
13 18 (3.67%) Software Testing
13 18 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (3.46%) Data Analysis
15 16 (3.26%) Workflow
15 16 (3.26%) System Testing
15 16 (3.26%) Time Management
15 16 (3.26%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 180 (36.66%) SQL
2 81 (16.50%) C#
3 26 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.07%) T-SQL
5 17 (3.46%) PowerShell
6 15 (3.05%) PHP
7 14 (2.85%) Java
8 10 (2.04%) C
8 10 (2.04%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.63%) C++
10 6 (1.22%) Python
10 6 (1.22%) VB
10 6 (1.22%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.81%) Lua
11 4 (0.81%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.61%) VBScript
13 2 (0.41%) Perl
14 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.20%) VB6
14 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 105 (21.38%) Degree
2 56 (11.41%) Security Cleared
3 50 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (9.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (8.55%) CCNA
6 40 (8.15%) SC Cleared
7 36 (7.33%) MCSE
8 34 (6.92%) DV Cleared
9 31 (6.31%) MCP
10 28 (5.70%) ISEB
11 27 (5.50%) ISTQB
12 23 (4.68%) PMP
12 23 (4.68%) PMI Certification
13 19 (3.87%) MCITP
13 19 (3.87%) CCNP
14 15 (3.05%) A+ Certification
15 11 (2.24%) Sun Certification
15 11 (2.24%) Network+ Certification
15 11 (2.24%) MCSA
15 11 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.78%) SLA
2 22 (4.48%) QA
3 7 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 94 (19.14%) Active Directory
2 63 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (9.78%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.24%) KVM
5 10 (2.04%) vSphere
6 9 (1.83%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (1.43%) vCloud
7 7 (1.43%) XenApp
7 7 (1.43%) XenServer
8 5 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.20%) Snort
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.20%) Firmware
10 1 (0.20%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (4.07%) SCCM
2 12 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.63%) Netcool
4 7 (1.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.61%) SCOM
7 3 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.61%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.41%) vMotion
9 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
9 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 390 (79.43%) Microsoft
2 85 (17.31%) HP
3 76 (15.48%) Cisco
3 76 (15.48%) VMware
4 52 (10.59%) Oracle
5 44 (8.96%) Citrix
6 27 (5.50%) Juniper
7 26 (5.30%) Red Hat
8 24 (4.89%) Veritas
9 15 (3.05%) Dell
10 14 (2.85%) IBM
10 14 (2.85%) Huawei
11 12 (2.44%) Sun
11 12 (2.44%) Avaya
12 10 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.83%) Symantec
13 9 (1.83%) EMC
14 8 (1.63%) McAfee
14 8 (1.63%) Sitecore
14 8 (1.63%) F5
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