The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 53 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.74% 8.89% 9.98%
As % of the Applications category 61.63% 58.44% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 40
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,642 £27,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
MS Excel
Hertfordshire

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

Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
86 77 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.81% 15.22% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 55
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,767 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Watford

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Watford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 77 (71.96%) Microsoft
2 62 (57.94%) MS Office
3 31 (28.97%) SQL
4 30 (28.04%) Finance
5 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (21.50%) MS Visio
7 22 (20.56%) MS PowerPoint
8 20 (18.69%) Unix
9 19 (17.76%) ITIL
9 19 (17.76%) Java
9 19 (17.76%) DNS
10 17 (15.89%) Project Management
11 16 (14.95%) Shell Script
11 16 (14.95%) Windows
11 16 (14.95%) VMware
12 15 (14.02%) Degree
12 15 (14.02%) Waterfall
13 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (12.15%) Time Management
14 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.15%) IBM
14 13 (12.15%) Management Information System
15 12 (11.21%) Oracle
15 12 (11.21%) Linux
15 12 (11.21%) MS Project
15 12 (11.21%) Active Directory
15 12 (11.21%) Test Scripting
16 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2
16 11 (10.28%) MySQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (10.28%) WebSphere
1 11 (10.28%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (9.35%) Apache
2 10 (9.35%) Apache ServiceMix
2 10 (9.35%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.61%) Lync
5 5 (4.67%) IIS
6 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (57.94%) MS Office
2 23 (21.50%) MS Visio
3 22 (20.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (11.21%) MS Project
5 2 (1.87%) FrameMaker
5 2 (1.87%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.87%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.93%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.87%) Primavera
2 2 (1.87%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.87%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.93%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Lawson
3 1 (0.93%) Maximo
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.93%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) DNS
2 10 (9.35%) FTP
2 10 (9.35%) SSH
2 10 (9.35%) SSL
3 9 (8.41%) DHCP
4 7 (6.54%) VPN
5 6 (5.61%) Skype
5 6 (5.61%) VoIP
6 5 (4.67%) LAN
6 5 (4.67%) WAN
7 2 (1.87%) 3G
7 2 (1.87%) 4G
7 2 (1.87%) Broadband
7 2 (1.87%) PBX
7 2 (1.87%) SAN
7 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) MySQL
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.87%) Power BI
6 2 (1.87%) QlikView
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.93%) DataStage
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) MS Access
7 1 (0.93%) OLAP
7 1 (0.93%) OLTP
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) ClearQuest
1 6 (5.61%) JIRA
1 6 (5.61%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.74%) Toad
2 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.80%) ERwin
3 3 (2.80%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 30 (28.04%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
4 5 (4.67%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Legal
5 2 (1.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Analyst
2 15 (14.02%) Administrator
3 11 (10.28%) Developer
3 11 (10.28%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (9.35%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Unix Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Desktop Support
8 6 (5.61%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.67%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Tester
10 4 (3.74%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) .NET
1 10 (9.35%) LAMP
1 10 (9.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (7.48%) HTML
3 7 (6.54%) jQuery
4 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.61%) CSS
5 5 (4.67%) XML
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (12.15%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.28%) Clustering
3 7 (6.54%) NHS
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.74%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.87%) Statistics
6 2 (1.87%) User Experience
6 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) e-Health
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.69%) Unix
2 16 (14.95%) Windows
3 12 (11.21%) Linux
4 10 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.41%) Windows 8
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (7.48%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.93%) Android
9 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.76%) ITIL
3 17 (15.89%) Project Management
4 15 (14.02%) Waterfall
5 13 (12.15%) Time Management
6 12 (11.21%) Test Scripting
7 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2
8 10 (9.35%) Problem Management
9 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (8.41%) Service Management
10 8 (7.48%) Line Management
11 7 (6.54%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.54%) Software Delivery
12 6 (5.61%) Functional Testing
12 6 (5.61%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (5.61%) Resource Management
12 6 (5.61%) Scrum
12 6 (5.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.97%) SQL
2 19 (17.76%) Java
3 16 (14.95%) Shell Script
4 10 (9.35%) Bash Shell
4 10 (9.35%) C#
4 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.35%) Perl
4 10 (9.35%) PHP
5 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.80%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) APMP
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.80%) ACCA
4 3 (2.80%) CIMA
4 3 (2.80%) CIPD
4 3 (2.80%) MCSE
5 2 (1.87%) CISA
5 2 (1.87%) CISM
5 2 (1.87%) MCSA
5 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.93%) MCITP
6 1 (0.93%) MCP
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 5 (4.67%) PMBOK
3 3 (2.80%) SLA
4 2 (1.87%) COBIT
5 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.93%) HL7
5 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.35%) Postfix
3 10 (9.35%) qmail
3 10 (9.35%) Sendmail
4 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.93%) XenApp
6 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (9.35%) Plesk
2 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.93%) vMotion
2 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (71.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.95%) VMware
3 13 (12.15%) IBM
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle
5 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.48%) Adobe
6 8 (7.48%) Planview
7 7 (6.54%) SAP
8 6 (5.61%) HP
9 5 (4.67%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.67%) Cisco
10 4 (3.74%) Citrix
11 3 (2.80%) Sage
12 2 (1.87%) Cognos
13 1 (0.93%) Apple
13 1 (0.93%) Avaya
13 1 (0.93%) iSOFT
13 1 (0.93%) Juniper
13 1 (0.93%) McKesson
13 1 (0.93%) NetIQ
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