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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 220 271 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.29% 11.44% 10.06%
As % of the Applications category 71.20% 74.66% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 163 233 163
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
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
309 363 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.05% 15.32% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 213 312 215
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 23 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 357 (76.77%) Microsoft
2 161 (34.62%) Windows
3 156 (33.55%) SQL
4 114 (24.52%) SQL Server
5 110 (23.66%) MS Office
6 97 (20.86%) Degree
7 95 (20.43%) .NET
8 80 (17.20%) C#
9 73 (15.70%) Project Management
9 73 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (15.48%) Active Directory
11 67 (14.41%) Finance
12 62 (13.33%) ITIL
13 58 (12.47%) Linux
14 54 (11.61%) Citrix
15 53 (11.40%) Security Cleared
16 52 (11.18%) SharePoint
17 50 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
18 47 (10.11%) VMware
19 46 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
20 45 (9.68%) ASP.NET
21 42 (9.03%) Firewall
21 42 (9.03%) Web Services
22 41 (8.82%) HP
22 41 (8.82%) Telecoms
23 39 (8.39%) Oracle
24 38 (8.17%) SC Cleared
25 37 (7.96%) Windows XP
26 36 (7.74%) VPN
27 34 (7.31%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 52 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.16%) MS Exchange
2 24 (5.16%) IIS
3 17 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (3.23%) CMS
5 13 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.94%) Lync
8 7 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2000
8 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.51%) Apache
9 5 (1.08%) Documentum
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.22%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.22%) SAS
11 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 110 (23.66%) MS Office
2 30 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.01%) MS Project
4 13 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.94%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Revit
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (4.09%) Office 365
2 15 (3.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.43%) PaaS
3 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.03%) Firewall
2 36 (7.74%) VPN
3 29 (6.24%) WAN
4 27 (5.81%) DNS
5 24 (5.16%) TCP/IP
6 21 (4.52%) LAN
7 17 (3.66%) DHCP
7 17 (3.66%) VoIP
8 16 (3.44%) Internet
8 16 (3.44%) MPLS
8 16 (3.44%) VLAN
9 13 (2.80%) Ethernet
10 12 (2.58%) IPsec
10 12 (2.58%) Network Security
11 11 (2.37%) Wireless
11 11 (2.37%) xDSL
11 11 (2.37%) ATM
11 11 (2.37%) PPP
12 10 (2.15%) HTTPS
13 7 (1.51%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (24.52%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (3.44%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.80%) Big Data
7 11 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.37%) MS Access
7 11 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.15%) EDRMS
9 8 (1.72%) QlikView
9 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Power View
10 7 (1.51%) MySQL
10 7 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.29%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.08%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.86%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 33 (7.10%) Visual Studio
2 23 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (1.94%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.29%) WinRunner
5 6 (1.29%) TestDirector
6 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.86%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.86%) Subversion
8 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.22%) MSTest
9 1 (0.22%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.22%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.22%) JIRA
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.22%) Selenium
General
1 67 (14.41%) Finance
2 41 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.44%) German Language
4 11 (2.37%) Marketing
5 8 (1.72%) French Language
6 7 (1.51%) Legal
6 7 (1.51%) Back Office
7 6 (1.29%) Advertising
8 5 (1.08%) Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Local Government
9 2 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 67 (14.41%) Analyst
2 64 (13.76%) Developer
3 45 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 33 (7.10%) Architect
5 32 (6.88%) Consultant
6 27 (5.81%) Project Manager
7 25 (5.38%) C# Developer
7 25 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (4.73%) Software Developer
8 22 (4.73%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.52%) .NET Developer
10 18 (3.87%) Technical Support
11 17 (3.66%) Support Analyst
11 17 (3.66%) Administrator
11 17 (3.66%) Web Developer
12 16 (3.44%) IT Support
13 15 (3.23%) DBA
13 15 (3.23%) Graduate
13 15 (3.23%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (20.43%) .NET
2 45 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 42 (9.03%) Web Services
4 30 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 24 (5.16%) WCF
6 22 (4.73%) WPF
6 22 (4.73%) HTML
7 20 (4.30%) jQuery
8 17 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (2.58%) CSS
10 11 (2.37%) Ajax
11 10 (2.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (1.72%) WF
13 7 (1.51%) WinForms
14 6 (1.29%) MDX
15 5 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (1.08%) COM
16 4 (0.86%) XML
16 4 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 3 (0.65%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 25 (5.38%) Open Source
4 21 (4.52%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.23%) Social Media
6 12 (2.58%) Statistics
6 12 (2.58%) Clustering
7 10 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.72%) Taxonomies
9 8 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.08%) PMI
12 4 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.86%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.65%) GIS
14 2 (0.43%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 161 (34.62%) Windows
2 58 (12.47%) Linux
3 37 (7.96%) Windows XP
4 32 (6.88%) Windows 7
5 23 (4.95%) UNIX
6 21 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (3.23%) Solaris
9 9 (1.94%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.51%) Windows Vista
10 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.29%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.29%) Android
12 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) AIX
14 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.70%) Project Management
1 73 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (13.33%) ITIL
3 46 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (5.81%) Software Engineering
5 26 (5.59%) MVC
6 24 (5.16%) Migration
7 23 (4.95%) Scrum
7 23 (4.95%) Service Delivery
7 23 (4.95%) PRINCE2
7 23 (4.95%) Mentoring
8 21 (4.52%) Change Management
8 21 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (4.30%) CRM
9 20 (4.30%) Asset Management
10 17 (3.66%) UML
10 17 (3.66%) Software Asset Management
11 16 (3.44%) Process Management
12 15 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (3.01%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 156 (33.55%) SQL
2 80 (17.20%) C#
3 27 (5.81%) T-SQL
4 19 (4.09%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.66%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.44%) C
7 12 (2.58%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.37%) Java
9 8 (1.72%) C++
9 8 (1.72%) VB
10 7 (1.51%) Python
11 4 (0.86%) Lua
12 3 (0.65%) PHP
13 2 (0.43%) X++
13 2 (0.43%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.22%) Ruby
14 1 (0.22%) VBScript
14 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 97 (20.86%) Degree
2 53 (11.40%) Security Cleared
3 38 (8.17%) SC Cleared
4 34 (7.31%) MCP
4 34 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (6.67%) CCNA
6 26 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (5.16%) MCSE
8 23 (4.95%) DV Cleared
9 19 (4.09%) ISEB
10 18 (3.87%) ISTQB
11 14 (3.01%) CCNP
12 11 (2.37%) Sun Certification
12 11 (2.37%) SCSA
12 11 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.37%) PMI Certification
13 7 (1.51%) MCITP
14 6 (1.29%) PMP
15 5 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
15 5 (1.08%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.59%) SLA
2 14 (3.01%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.15%) QA
4 7 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.08%) COBIT
6 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 34 (7.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.87%) Hyper-V
3 18 (3.87%) XenApp
4 9 (1.94%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.51%) vSphere
7 4 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.86%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.65%) XenServer
8 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.43%) KVM
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (4.52%) SCCM
2 11 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.51%) Netcool
5 6 (1.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.29%) SCOM
6 5 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.43%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.43%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.43%) Control-M
8 2 (0.43%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.43%) Tivoli NetView
8 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.43%) MOM
9 1 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 357 (76.77%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.61%) Citrix
3 47 (10.11%) VMware
4 41 (8.82%) HP
5 39 (8.39%) Oracle
6 34 (7.31%) Cisco
7 21 (4.52%) Veritas
8 16 (3.44%) EMC
9 14 (3.01%) Sun
10 13 (2.80%) IBM
11 12 (2.58%) Avaya
12 11 (2.37%) Siebel
12 11 (2.37%) Remedy
12 11 (2.37%) Huawei
13 7 (1.51%) Open Text
13 7 (1.51%) McAfee
14 6 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.08%) Sage
15 5 (1.08%) Symantec
15 5 (1.08%) Telerik
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 45k +Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday, Parking
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Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £22700 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 60-80k
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits package
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Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Stock Options & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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