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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 77 107 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.34% 17.74% 12.71%
As % of the Applications category 60.16% 60.45% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 91 36
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
128 177 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.84% 29.35% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 80 125 56
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 102 (71.83%) Microsoft
2 67 (47.18%) Windows
3 55 (38.73%) MS Office
4 45 (31.69%) Active Directory
5 43 (30.28%) VMware
6 42 (29.58%) SQL
7 41 (28.87%) MS Exchange
8 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
8 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 33 (23.24%) .NET
11 32 (22.54%) ITIL
12 31 (21.83%) Linux
13 29 (20.42%) Citrix
13 29 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 28 (19.72%) ASP.NET
15 26 (18.31%) Project Management
16 24 (16.90%) C#
16 24 (16.90%) Information Security
16 24 (16.90%) Office 365
17 22 (15.49%) HP
18 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (14.08%) TCP/IP
20 19 (13.38%) Cisco
20 19 (13.38%) Management Information System
20 19 (13.38%) Finance
20 19 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
21 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
21 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 41 (28.87%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.45%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.34%) IIS
5 6 (4.23%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.41%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.70%) SAS
8 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 55 (38.73%) MS Office
2 10 (7.04%) MS Project
3 7 (4.93%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.41%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.52%) CA PPM
2 5 (3.52%) Maximo
3 3 (2.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.70%) Agresso
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) Office 365
2 19 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.15%) PaaS
4 11 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.52%) IaaS
6 4 (2.82%) Dropbox
6 4 (2.82%) SaaS
6 4 (2.82%) Basecamp
7 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) TCP/IP
2 16 (11.27%) VPN
3 14 (9.86%) DNS
3 14 (9.86%) LAN
3 14 (9.86%) WAN
4 13 (9.15%) DHCP
4 13 (9.15%) Firewall
5 2 (1.41%) IPsec
5 2 (1.41%) VLAN
5 2 (1.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.70%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) VoIP
6 1 (0.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.34%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.34%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.63%) CouchDB
5 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.41%) MS Access
11 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.70%) MySQL
11 1 (0.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) HP UFT
1 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.41%) JIRA
3 2 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 19 (13.38%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Publishing
3 7 (4.93%) Retail
4 5 (3.52%) Marketing
5 3 (2.11%) Law
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (25.35%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Analyst
3 23 (16.20%) Support Analyst
4 20 (14.08%) Support Engineer
5 19 (13.38%) C# Developer
6 18 (12.68%) .NET Developer
6 18 (12.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (10.56%) Server Support
8 14 (9.86%) Senior Developer
8 14 (9.86%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (4.93%) Senior Manager
12 6 (4.23%) Architect
12 6 (4.23%) Project Manager
12 6 (4.23%) Administrator
12 6 (4.23%) Operations Manager
12 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.23%) 1st Line Support
12 6 (4.23%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.24%) .NET
2 28 (19.72%) ASP.NET
3 14 (9.86%) HTML
4 11 (7.75%) jQuery
5 9 (6.34%) WPF
5 9 (6.34%) CSS
6 7 (4.93%) XML
6 7 (4.93%) Xamarin.iOS
7 5 (3.52%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.41%) HTML5
9 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.70%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.70%) Middleware
9 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.70%) Spring
9 1 (0.70%) COM
9 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.38%) Management Information System
2 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.56%) Data Centre
4 14 (9.86%) Mathematics
5 11 (7.75%) Handset
6 5 (3.52%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.52%) Social Media
6 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.82%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.82%) User Experience
7 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.82%) Blog
8 3 (2.11%) iPad
8 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.41%) Podcast
9 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.41%) NHS
9 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 67 (47.18%) Windows
2 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (21.83%) Linux
5 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.34%) Android
8 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
9 7 (4.93%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.11%) UNIX
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.54%) ITIL
2 26 (18.31%) Project Management
3 24 (16.90%) Information Security
4 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.86%) PRINCE2
6 13 (9.15%) Change Management
6 13 (9.15%) Asset Management
6 13 (9.15%) Mentoring
7 11 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (7.04%) Problem Management
9 9 (6.34%) Time Management
9 9 (6.34%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.34%) CRM
9 9 (6.34%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.63%) MVC
10 8 (5.63%) Coaching
11 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.58%) SQL
2 24 (16.90%) C#
3 15 (10.56%) C
4 8 (5.63%) VB
5 7 (4.93%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 4 (2.82%) Java
8 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.11%) PHP
9 3 (2.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (11.97%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) CCNA
2 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.11%) CCNP
5 2 (1.41%) MCITP
5 2 (1.41%) MCP
5 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) ACSP
6 1 (0.70%) MCSE
6 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.70%) PMP
6 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.70%) CISA
6 1 (0.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (31.69%) Active Directory
2 29 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.75%) Terminal Services
3 11 (7.75%) VMware Workstation
3 11 (7.75%) vSphere
3 11 (7.75%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (5.63%) VirtualBox
5 5 (3.52%) XenApp
5 5 (3.52%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.11%) Xen
7 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) SCCM
2 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 102 (71.83%) Microsoft
2 43 (30.28%) VMware
3 29 (20.42%) Citrix
4 22 (15.49%) HP
5 19 (13.38%) Cisco
6 14 (9.86%) Red Hat
7 13 (9.15%) CheckPoint
8 11 (7.75%) Oracle
9 9 (6.34%) IBM
10 8 (5.63%) ProCurve
10 8 (5.63%) Xamarin
11 6 (4.23%) Google
12 2 (1.41%) Eloqua
12 2 (1.41%) Adobe
13 1 (0.70%) Sun
13 1 (0.70%) Sybase
13 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.70%) SAP
13 1 (0.70%) Remedy
13 1 (0.70%) Metastorm
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