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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 282 239 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.37% 9.85% 11.58%
As % of the Applications category 67.46% 73.09% 66.32%
Number of salaries quoted 214 209 217
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
418 327 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.85% 13.47% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 297 260 325
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,508 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 398 (79.28%) Microsoft
2 180 (35.86%) Windows
3 177 (35.26%) SQL
4 144 (28.69%) MS Office
5 139 (27.69%) SQL Server
6 105 (20.92%) Linux
7 104 (20.72%) Degree
8 101 (20.12%) Active Directory
9 95 (18.92%) Project Management
10 91 (18.13%) HP
10 91 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
11 90 (17.93%) VMware
12 89 (17.73%) .NET
13 86 (17.13%) Cisco
14 83 (16.53%) ITIL
15 79 (15.74%) C#
16 69 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 64 (12.75%) Finance
18 62 (12.35%) Telecoms
19 60 (11.95%) MS PowerPoint
20 59 (11.75%) Firewall
20 59 (11.75%) Hyper-V
21 57 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
21 57 (11.35%) Security Cleared
22 54 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (10.36%) SLA
24 51 (10.16%) Oracle
25 50 (9.96%) Cisco Certification
26 49 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
26 49 (9.76%) TCP/IP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 48 (9.56%) IIS
2 42 (8.37%) MS Exchange
3 36 (7.17%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.98%) Apache
6 19 (3.78%) Lync
7 14 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.59%) CMS
9 8 (1.59%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.59%) Kentico
9 8 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.20%) SAS
11 5 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.40%) JBoss
15 1 (0.20%) Site Server
Applications
1 144 (28.69%) MS Office
2 60 (11.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (7.97%) MS Project
4 35 (6.97%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.80%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.60%) 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 Captivate
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) FastStats
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.38%) SaaS
2 15 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.19%) Office 365
4 9 (1.79%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.60%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (11.75%) Firewall
2 49 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 45 (8.96%) VPN
4 42 (8.37%) SAN
5 35 (6.97%) WAN
6 32 (6.37%) DNS
7 27 (5.38%) LAN
7 27 (5.38%) MPLS
8 26 (5.18%) VoIP
9 25 (4.98%) DHCP
10 21 (4.18%) Wireless
11 16 (3.19%) VLAN
11 16 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (3.19%) Internet
12 15 (2.99%) HTTPS
13 14 (2.79%) NetScreen
13 14 (2.79%) IPsec
14 13 (2.59%) Broadband
15 12 (2.39%) Network Security
15 12 (2.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.78%) Oracle Database
3 19 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (3.78%) MySQL
4 18 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.79%) RavenDB
11 8 (1.59%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.59%) MS Access
12 6 (1.20%) Big Data
13 4 (0.80%) QlikView
13 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Power View
13 4 (0.80%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (7.37%) Visual Studio
2 34 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.80%) WinRunner
6 4 (0.80%) TestDirector
7 3 (0.60%) Selenium
8 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.20%) Kiln
9 1 (0.20%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.20%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.20%) MSTest
General
1 64 (12.75%) Finance
2 62 (12.35%) Telecoms
3 33 (6.57%) Marketing
4 18 (3.59%) Legal
5 16 (3.19%) Billing
6 12 (2.39%) Retail
7 11 (2.19%) Advertising
8 4 (0.80%) Banking
9 2 (0.40%) German Language
9 2 (0.40%) Local Government
9 2 (0.40%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 77 (15.34%) Analyst
2 68 (13.55%) Developer
3 61 (12.15%) Support Engineer
4 31 (6.18%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.78%) .NET Developer
5 29 (5.78%) C# Developer
6 27 (5.38%) Administrator
6 27 (5.38%) Technical Support
7 26 (5.18%) Software Developer
7 26 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (4.98%) Support Analyst
9 24 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (4.58%) Technical Engineer
11 22 (4.38%) Architect
12 21 (4.18%) IT Support
13 20 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (3.78%) Network Engineer
15 18 (3.59%) 1st Line Support
15 18 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (3.59%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (17.73%) .NET
2 49 (9.76%) ASP.NET
3 35 (6.97%) Web Services
4 30 (5.98%) HTML
5 23 (4.58%) WPF
5 23 (4.58%) jQuery
6 22 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (4.38%) CSS
7 20 (3.98%) WCF
8 17 (3.39%) .NET Framework
9 16 (3.19%) AngularJS
10 14 (2.79%) LAMP
11 13 (2.59%) HTML5
11 13 (2.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (2.19%) LESS
12 11 (2.19%) Entity Framework
12 11 (2.19%) CSS3
13 10 (1.99%) Software Packaging
13 10 (1.99%) WF
13 10 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.97%) Computer Science
3 39 (7.77%) Management Information System
4 23 (4.58%) Open Source
5 21 (4.18%) Clustering
6 14 (2.79%) Social Media
7 10 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (1.99%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.39%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (1.20%) GIS
10 6 (1.20%) IPTV
11 5 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.00%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.80%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.80%) User Experience
12 4 (0.80%) IVR
12 4 (0.80%) Replication
12 4 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 180 (35.86%) Windows
2 105 (20.92%) Linux
3 57 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 42 (8.37%) Windows XP
6 41 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (3.78%) UNIX
10 16 (3.19%) Windows 8
11 14 (2.79%) Solaris
12 13 (2.59%) Windows 2000
12 13 (2.59%) CentOS
13 11 (2.19%) Android
14 7 (1.39%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.20%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (18.92%) Project Management
2 91 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (16.53%) ITIL
4 44 (8.76%) PRINCE2
5 40 (7.97%) Migration
6 34 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (5.58%) MVC
7 28 (5.58%) Scrum
8 27 (5.38%) Change Management
9 24 (4.78%) Load Balancing
10 22 (4.38%) Service Delivery
10 22 (4.38%) Business Development
11 20 (3.98%) Software Engineering
12 19 (3.78%) Workflow
13 18 (3.59%) Validation
13 18 (3.59%) Time Management
14 17 (3.39%) Test Automation
14 17 (3.39%) Software Testing
14 17 (3.39%) Project Planning
15 16 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 177 (35.26%) SQL
2 79 (15.74%) C#
3 29 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 20 (3.98%) T-SQL
5 18 (3.59%) PowerShell
6 15 (2.99%) PHP
7 13 (2.59%) Java
8 11 (2.19%) VB.NET
9 10 (1.99%) VB
10 9 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 8 (1.59%) C
12 6 (1.20%) C++
12 6 (1.20%) VBScript
13 4 (0.80%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.80%) Lua
13 4 (0.80%) Python
14 2 (0.40%) VB6
14 2 (0.40%) VBA
14 2 (0.40%) Perl
15 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 104 (20.72%) Degree
2 57 (11.35%) Security Cleared
3 50 (9.96%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (7.77%) CCNA
5 39 (7.77%) SC Cleared
6 37 (7.37%) MCSE
7 34 (6.77%) DV Cleared
8 27 (5.38%) MCP
9 25 (4.98%) ISEB
10 24 (4.78%) ISTQB
11 22 (4.38%) PMP
11 22 (4.38%) PMI Certification
12 21 (4.18%) MCITP
13 18 (3.59%) CCNP
14 14 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (2.39%) MCSA
15 12 (2.39%) A+ Certification
16 10 (1.99%) Sun Certification
16 10 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (10.36%) SLA
2 28 (5.58%) QA
3 10 (1.99%) COBIT
4 5 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 101 (20.12%) Active Directory
2 69 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (11.75%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.79%) vSphere
5 11 (2.19%) vCloud
5 11 (2.19%) KVM
5 11 (2.19%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.99%) XenServer
6 10 (1.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (1.20%) XenApp
7 6 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.20%) iptables
10 1 (0.20%) Snort
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (5.18%) SCCM
2 10 (1.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 10 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.39%) Netcool
4 4 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.60%) SCOM
5 3 (0.60%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.40%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) vMotion
6 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 398 (79.28%) Microsoft
2 91 (18.13%) HP
3 90 (17.93%) VMware
4 86 (17.13%) Cisco
5 51 (10.16%) Oracle
6 45 (8.96%) Citrix
7 34 (6.77%) Red Hat
8 32 (6.37%) Juniper
9 24 (4.78%) Veritas
10 19 (3.78%) Dell
11 18 (3.59%) IBM
12 14 (2.79%) Huawei
13 13 (2.59%) Symantec
14 11 (2.19%) EMC
14 11 (2.19%) Sun
15 10 (1.99%) Avaya
15 10 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.79%) Sitecore
16 9 (1.79%) Veeam
16 9 (1.79%) 3PAR
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