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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 240 217 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.29% 8.77% 12.22%
As % of the Applications category 62.66% 65.56% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 176 175 215
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
383 331 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.83% 13.38% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 266 266 278
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

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 24 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 354 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 183 (37.97%) Windows
3 147 (30.50%) SQL
4 129 (26.76%) SQL Server
5 125 (25.93%) MS Office
6 103 (21.37%) .NET
7 92 (19.09%) Active Directory
8 88 (18.26%) C#
9 80 (16.60%) Finance
10 73 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (14.94%) Degree
11 72 (14.94%) ITIL
12 64 (13.28%) SharePoint
13 62 (12.86%) CRM
14 61 (12.66%) VMware
15 60 (12.45%) Telecoms
16 52 (10.79%) Project Management
17 50 (10.37%) Linux
18 47 (9.75%) Security Cleared
19 44 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
19 44 (9.13%) SCCM
19 44 (9.13%) Scrum
19 44 (9.13%) Service Delivery
20 43 (8.92%) ASP.NET
20 43 (8.92%) Citrix
20 43 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
21 41 (8.51%) Web Services
22 40 (8.30%) Marketing
23 39 (8.09%) SC Cleared
23 39 (8.09%) Hyper-V

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 64 (13.28%) SharePoint
2 35 (7.26%) MS Exchange
3 23 (4.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.36%) IIS
4 21 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (3.94%) Lync
6 18 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (3.32%) CMS
9 15 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.87%) Documentum
11 8 (1.66%) Apache
12 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.21%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 125 (25.93%) MS Office
2 30 (6.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (3.53%) MS Project
4 8 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.24%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
8 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.21%) Revit
8 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.81%) Office 365
2 26 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.81%) Internet
2 27 (5.60%) DNS
3 18 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 15 (3.11%) Firewall
5 13 (2.70%) WAN
6 12 (2.49%) LAN
6 12 (2.49%) NetScaler
7 11 (2.28%) VPN
8 9 (1.87%) FTP
9 7 (1.45%) DHCP
10 6 (1.24%) VoIP
11 5 (1.04%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.04%) SAN
12 4 (0.83%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.62%) DWDM
13 3 (0.62%) SDH
13 3 (0.62%) SMTP
13 3 (0.62%) HTTP
13 3 (0.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.53%) Big Data
5 17 (3.53%) EDRMS
6 15 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.87%) MySQL
8 9 (1.87%) MS Access
9 8 (1.66%) DTS
9 8 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.45%) QlikView
10 7 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.45%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Power View
12 5 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (7.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (6.85%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.24%) Selenium
6 5 (1.04%) Subversion
6 5 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.83%) TestComplete
7 4 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.41%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.41%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.41%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.41%) AQtime
10 1 (0.21%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.21%) JIRA
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 80 (16.60%) Finance
2 60 (12.45%) Telecoms
3 40 (8.30%) Marketing
4 37 (7.68%) German Language
5 26 (5.39%) Advertising
6 23 (4.77%) Retail
7 21 (4.36%) Multimedia
8 15 (3.11%) Back Office
9 10 (2.07%) Automotive
9 10 (2.07%) Banking
10 8 (1.66%) French Language
11 5 (1.04%) Avionics
12 2 (0.41%) Legal
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 75 (15.56%) Developer
2 68 (14.11%) Consultant
3 67 (13.90%) Analyst
4 48 (9.96%) Architect
5 38 (7.88%) Support Engineer
6 28 (5.81%) .NET Developer
7 27 (5.60%) Project Manager
8 25 (5.19%) Recruitment Consultant
8 25 (5.19%) C# Developer
8 25 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (4.56%) Resourcer
9 22 (4.56%) Graduate
10 21 (4.36%) Recruitment Resourcer
11 19 (3.94%) Senior Architect
11 19 (3.94%) Software Developer
11 19 (3.94%) Systems Analyst
12 18 (3.73%) Technical Support
13 17 (3.53%) Administrator
13 17 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (3.53%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (21.37%) .NET
2 43 (8.92%) ASP.NET
3 41 (8.51%) Web Services
4 35 (7.26%) WCF
5 32 (6.64%) HTML
6 31 (6.43%) .NET Framework
7 27 (5.60%) jQuery
8 25 (5.19%) CSS
9 13 (2.70%) RESTful
9 13 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (2.49%) WPF
11 11 (2.28%) XML
12 9 (1.87%) WinForms
12 9 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (1.66%) WF
14 6 (1.24%) COM
14 6 (1.24%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (1.04%) Ajax
15 5 (1.04%) LAMP
15 5 (1.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.88%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.98%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.90%) Taxonomies
5 13 (2.70%) Statistics
6 11 (2.28%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.28%) Clustering
6 11 (2.28%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (2.07%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.87%) Open Source
9 6 (1.24%) Social Media
10 5 (1.04%) PMI
11 4 (0.83%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.83%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.62%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.41%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.41%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 183 (37.97%) Windows
2 50 (10.37%) Linux
3 36 (7.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (5.39%) Windows 7
6 21 (4.36%) Windows XP
7 15 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (2.70%) UNIX
9 10 (2.07%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.45%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.24%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.04%) Solaris
12 5 (1.04%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.83%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.41%) AIX
15 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (14.94%) ITIL
3 62 (12.86%) CRM
4 52 (10.79%) Project Management
5 44 (9.13%) Service Delivery
5 44 (9.13%) Scrum
6 38 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (6.22%) Programme Management
8 29 (6.02%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.39%) Migration
10 21 (4.36%) ERP
10 21 (4.36%) PRINCE2
10 21 (4.36%) Campaign Management
11 20 (4.15%) Asset Management
11 20 (4.15%) Software Engineering
12 18 (3.73%) Systems Analysis
13 17 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (3.53%) MVC
13 17 (3.53%) Software Asset Management
14 16 (3.32%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (30.50%) SQL
2 88 (18.26%) C#
3 33 (6.85%) T-SQL
4 25 (5.19%) VB.NET
5 20 (4.15%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.70%) VB
7 12 (2.49%) PHP
7 12 (2.49%) Java
7 12 (2.49%) Python
7 12 (2.49%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.07%) C++
9 8 (1.66%) C
10 7 (1.45%) Perl
11 6 (1.24%) Ruby
12 3 (0.62%) X++
12 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.62%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (14.94%) Degree
2 47 (9.75%) Security Cleared
3 39 (8.09%) SC Cleared
4 33 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (6.43%) MCP
6 29 (6.02%) MCSE
7 19 (3.94%) DV Cleared
8 14 (2.90%) MCITP
9 12 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (2.28%) PMI Certification
11 10 (2.07%) ISTQB
11 10 (2.07%) ISEB
12 8 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.45%) MCTS
14 6 (1.24%) CCEE
14 6 (1.24%) A+ Certification
14 6 (1.24%) PMP
14 6 (1.24%) CCA
14 6 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.24%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.81%) SLA
2 14 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.24%) QA
4 5 (1.04%) COBIT
5 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (19.09%) Active Directory
2 44 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.09%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.73%) XenApp
5 14 (2.90%) vSphere
6 12 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (2.28%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.66%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.66%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.45%) Terminal Server
10 5 (1.04%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.83%) vCloud
12 3 (0.62%) XenServer
13 2 (0.41%) KVM
13 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.41%) Firmware
13 2 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (9.13%) SCCM
2 16 (3.32%) SCOM
3 10 (2.07%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (1.24%) WSUS
5 6 (1.24%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.04%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.41%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.41%) PureDisk
8 2 (0.41%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.41%) Netcool
8 2 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.41%) Control-M
8 2 (0.41%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.41%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 354 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.66%) VMware
3 43 (8.92%) Citrix
4 38 (7.88%) Oracle
5 27 (5.60%) EMC
6 23 (4.77%) HP
7 21 (4.36%) Cisco
8 15 (3.11%) Open Text
9 12 (2.49%) Remedy
9 12 (2.49%) Siebel
10 10 (2.07%) Sage
10 10 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.07%) AppSense
11 7 (1.45%) Veritas
11 7 (1.45%) SAP
12 6 (1.24%) IBM
12 6 (1.24%) McAfee
13 5 (1.04%) Intel
13 5 (1.04%) Telerik
14 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
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