The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 1 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 58.82% 3.03% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £90,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 58.82% 9.09% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £90,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) JUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) CCIE
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) MPLS
1 2 (16.67%) OSPF
1 2 (16.67%) BGP
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Principal Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
1 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCIE
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) F5