The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 2 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 24 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 45.28% 24.00% 4.76%
As % of the Applications category 70.59% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 1
Average salary £44,750 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
MS Excel
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sidcup region.

Applications Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
34 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 64.15% 32.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 2
Average salary £44,500 £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.84% -26.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £25,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £40,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Sidcup region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Sidcup

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Sidcup region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Sidcup

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Sidcup

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 22 (59.46%) MS Office
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
4 15 (40.54%) ISTQB
4 15 (40.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (35.14%) Visual Studio
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 12 (32.43%) Legal
6 12 (32.43%) QA
6 12 (32.43%) Time Management
7 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
9 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
9 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (21.62%) Load Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Security Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
9 8 (21.62%) System Testing
9 8 (21.62%) C#
9 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
9 8 (21.62%) VMware
10 7 (18.92%) TDD
10 7 (18.92%) ISEB
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) VB
10 7 (18.92%) Selenium
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (59.46%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
2 4 (10.81%) NAS
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Selenium
2 7 (18.92%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (32.43%) Legal
2 6 (16.22%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Business Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) QA Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
2 15 (40.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Time Management
4 9 (24.32%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
5 8 (21.62%) Load Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Security Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
5 8 (21.62%) System Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) User Stories
7 6 (16.22%) BPMN
7 6 (16.22%) Change Management
8 5 (13.51%) CRM
8 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) VB
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.62%) Degree
3 7 (18.92%) ISEB
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.81%) DFS Replication
1 4 (10.81%) vSphere
1 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 4 (10.81%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) Websense
3 4 (10.81%) Radware
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix