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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 242 247 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.14% 10.92% 10.05%
As % of the Applications category 67.22% 60.39% 68.40%
Number of salaries quoted 183 212 200
Average salary £42,500 £44,601 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.71% +11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
360 409 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.09% 18.09% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 251 342 279
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 £21,000 £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 24 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 369 (77.04%) Microsoft
2 185 (38.62%) Windows
3 148 (30.90%) SQL Server
4 132 (27.56%) SQL
5 118 (24.63%) MS Office
6 112 (23.38%) .NET
7 111 (23.17%) Active Directory
8 91 (19.00%) Finance
9 86 (17.95%) C#
10 81 (16.91%) Linux
11 74 (15.45%) VMware
12 69 (14.41%) CRM
13 61 (12.73%) Telecoms
14 60 (12.53%) MS Exchange
14 60 (12.53%) ITIL
15 57 (11.90%) Degree
16 56 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 53 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
18 51 (10.65%) Hyper-V
19 50 (10.44%) ASP.NET
19 50 (10.44%) Citrix
20 48 (10.02%) SharePoint
20 48 (10.02%) Agile Software Development
21 47 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
22 43 (8.98%) MS PowerPoint
23 42 (8.77%) Oracle
24 41 (8.56%) SCCM
25 39 (8.14%) Marketing
25 39 (8.14%) Lync
26 38 (7.93%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 60 (12.53%) MS Exchange
2 48 (10.02%) SharePoint
3 39 (8.14%) Lync
4 31 (6.47%) IIS
5 24 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (3.55%) Apache
9 15 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.46%) 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 (24.63%) MS Office
2 43 (8.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (3.55%) MS Project
4 9 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.25%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) InDesign
6 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.21%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.04%) 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 (5.43%) SaaS
2 17 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.34%) Office 365
4 6 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.04%) IaaS
6 2 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.93%) DNS
2 30 (6.26%) Internet
3 27 (5.64%) Firewall
3 27 (5.64%) LAN
3 27 (5.64%) TCP/IP
3 27 (5.64%) WAN
4 18 (3.76%) FTP
5 14 (2.92%) SAN
5 14 (2.92%) DHCP
5 14 (2.92%) BGP
5 14 (2.92%) OSPF
6 12 (2.51%) iSCSI
7 11 (2.30%) VPN
8 10 (2.09%) NetScaler
9 9 (1.88%) MPLS
10 8 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (1.67%) Wireshark
10 8 (1.67%) HTTP
10 8 (1.67%) SMTP
11 7 (1.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (30.90%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (6.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (4.38%) MySQL
6 16 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.51%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.09%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.88%) EDRMS
11 8 (1.67%) Big Data
11 8 (1.67%) DTS
12 6 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.04%) Star Schema
13 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.84%) Cognos Report Studio
14 4 (0.84%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 4 (0.84%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 37 (7.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (6.47%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.67%) Selenium
5 5 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (1.04%) TestComplete
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%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.21%) MSTest
8 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 91 (19.00%) Finance
2 61 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 39 (8.14%) Marketing
4 28 (5.85%) German Language
5 26 (5.43%) Advertising
5 26 (5.43%) Retail
6 21 (4.38%) Multimedia
7 14 (2.92%) Automotive
8 12 (2.51%) Banking
9 10 (2.09%) Back Office
10 5 (1.04%) Billing
10 5 (1.04%) Avionics
11 4 (0.84%) French Language
12 2 (0.42%) Legal
12 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.42%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 84 (17.54%) Consultant
2 78 (16.28%) Developer
3 63 (13.15%) Analyst
4 54 (11.27%) Architect
5 51 (10.65%) Support Engineer
6 31 (6.47%) Microsoft Consultant
7 26 (5.43%) .NET Developer
8 25 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.01%) Administrator
10 22 (4.59%) SQL Developer
10 22 (4.59%) Technical Support
10 22 (4.59%) Recruitment Consultant
10 22 (4.59%) Senior Consultant
10 22 (4.59%) Senior Architect
10 22 (4.59%) Resourcer
11 21 (4.38%) Recruitment Resourcer
12 20 (4.18%) C# Developer
12 20 (4.18%) Systems Administrator
13 19 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (3.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (23.38%) .NET
2 50 (10.44%) ASP.NET
3 36 (7.52%) HTML
3 36 (7.52%) WCF
4 35 (7.31%) Web Services
5 28 (5.85%) jQuery
6 21 (4.38%) CSS
7 19 (3.97%) .NET Framework
8 15 (3.13%) XML
8 15 (3.13%) RESTful
9 14 (2.92%) WPF
10 11 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (2.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (1.88%) COM
12 9 (1.88%) Ajax
13 8 (1.67%) WF
14 7 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (1.25%) LAMP
16 5 (1.04%) WinForms
17 4 (0.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.01%) Client/Server
2 20 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.71%) Clustering
4 12 (2.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (1.67%) Taxonomies
6 6 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.25%) Statistics
6 6 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.25%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (0.84%) Social Media
8 4 (0.84%) Open Source
8 4 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.84%) Physics
8 4 (0.84%) GIS
8 4 (0.84%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.63%) W3C
10 2 (0.42%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 185 (38.62%) Windows
2 81 (16.91%) Linux
3 53 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (5.43%) Windows 7
6 24 (5.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (4.80%) Windows XP
8 17 (3.55%) UNIX
9 16 (3.34%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.67%) CentOS
11 6 (1.25%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.04%) Solaris
12 5 (1.04%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.04%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.21%) SUSE
15 1 (0.21%) AIX
15 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (14.41%) CRM
2 60 (12.53%) ITIL
3 48 (10.02%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (7.93%) Scrum
5 35 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (7.31%) Service Delivery
5 35 (7.31%) Project Management
6 28 (5.85%) Migration
6 28 (5.85%) Programme Management
7 23 (4.80%) System Testing
8 22 (4.59%) Software Testing
9 21 (4.38%) Campaign Management
9 21 (4.38%) Business Analysis
10 20 (4.18%) PRINCE2
11 19 (3.97%) Data Modelling
12 17 (3.55%) ERP
12 17 (3.55%) Systems Analysis
12 17 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (3.34%) Software Engineering
14 15 (3.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 132 (27.56%) SQL
2 86 (17.95%) C#
3 26 (5.43%) T-SQL
3 26 (5.43%) VB.NET
4 24 (5.01%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.76%) PHP
6 17 (3.55%) Perl
7 16 (3.34%) Java
7 16 (3.34%) C++
8 13 (2.71%) Bash Shell
9 12 (2.51%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.30%) Python
11 9 (1.88%) VB
12 7 (1.46%) Ruby
13 5 (1.04%) VBScript
14 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.63%) VBA
15 2 (0.42%) VB6
16 1 (0.21%) X++
Qualifications
1 57 (11.90%) Degree
2 47 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (6.89%) Security Cleared
4 29 (6.05%) MCP
5 27 (5.64%) MCSE
6 26 (5.43%) SC Cleared
7 21 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (3.76%) MCTS
9 17 (3.55%) DV Cleared
10 16 (3.34%) MCITP
11 14 (2.92%) MCSA
12 10 (2.09%) RHCE
13 9 (1.88%) ISEB
13 9 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (1.67%) CCNP
15 7 (1.46%) CCNA
15 7 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.46%) ISTQB
16 5 (1.04%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.64%) SLA
2 13 (2.71%) QA
3 6 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (10.65%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.18%) XenApp
5 18 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (3.34%) XenDesktop
7 15 (3.13%) vSphere
8 11 (2.30%) Terminal Server
8 11 (2.30%) vCloud
9 10 (2.09%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.46%) Xen
11 5 (1.04%) 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 (8.56%) SCCM
2 21 (4.38%) SCOM
3 15 (3.13%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.09%) WSUS
5 8 (1.67%) Puppet
5 8 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.25%) XenMobile
7 5 (1.04%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.04%) SCSM
8 4 (0.84%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.42%) Cacti
10 2 (0.42%) PureDisk
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
1 369 (77.04%) Microsoft
2 74 (15.45%) VMware
3 50 (10.44%) Citrix
4 42 (8.77%) Oracle
5 34 (7.10%) HP
6 33 (6.89%) Cisco
7 18 (3.76%) EMC
8 17 (3.55%) Sage
9 13 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (2.71%) SAP
10 12 (2.51%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.30%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.09%) Juniper
13 9 (1.88%) Open Text
13 9 (1.88%) Cognos
13 9 (1.88%) Business Objects
14 8 (1.67%) Adobe
14 8 (1.67%) AppSense
14 8 (1.67%) Remedy
15 6 (1.25%) NetSuite
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
UK - Reading/Manchester/London/Edinburgh
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28 - £35 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-28k
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 28000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Rural Payments Agency
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 21 days ago