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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 66 60 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.41% 10.31% 13.03%
As % of the Applications category 59.46% 47.62% 64.79%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 43
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,050 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,650 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
111 126 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.86% 21.65% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 65
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 21 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 70 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 55 (50.93%) Windows
3 40 (37.04%) SQL
3 40 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 37 (34.26%) MS Office
5 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
6 28 (25.93%) Citrix
6 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
7 27 (25.00%) .NET
7 27 (25.00%) Project Management
8 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 24 (22.22%) VMware
9 21 (19.44%) Linux
9 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (18.52%) SharePoint
10 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
10 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (16.67%) C#
11 18 (16.67%) Finance
12 14 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
12 14 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (12.96%) Oracle
12 14 (12.96%) CRM
12 14 (12.96%) HP
13 13 (12.04%) LAN
13 13 (12.04%) WAN
13 13 (12.04%) IBM
13 13 (12.04%) Publishing
13 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 20 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.26%) WebSphere
3 10 (9.26%) IIS
4 7 (6.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (6.48%) Lync
5 6 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.85%) Content Management Server
7 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.85%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.93%) SAS
8 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
8 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (34.26%) MS Office
2 5 (4.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.48%) CA PPM
2 7 (6.48%) Agresso
2 7 (6.48%) Maximo
3 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) Basecamp
2 4 (3.70%) IaaS
2 4 (3.70%) Dropbox
2 4 (3.70%) SaaS
2 4 (3.70%) PaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) LAN
1 13 (12.04%) WAN
2 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.41%) VPN
3 8 (7.41%) Firewall
3 8 (7.41%) Internet
4 6 (5.56%) SAN
5 3 (2.78%) DNS
5 3 (2.78%) DHCP
6 2 (1.85%) LDAP
6 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.85%) MPLS
7 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.93%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.93%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.93%) IPsec
7 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.93%) VLAN
7 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (9.26%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.85%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.85%) Big Data
9 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) Toad
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Publishing
3 3 (2.78%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (24.07%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 12 (11.11%) Server Support
6 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
7 10 (9.26%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Citrix Support
11 5 (4.63%) IT Support
11 5 (4.63%) Architect
11 5 (4.63%) Junior
11 5 (4.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.00%) .NET
2 24 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 8 (7.41%) WPF
4 7 (6.48%) HTML
5 6 (5.56%) XML
5 6 (5.56%) Middleware
6 4 (3.70%) ADO.NET
6 4 (3.70%) jQuery
6 4 (3.70%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.78%) J2EE
8 2 (1.85%) CSS
8 2 (1.85%) JDBC
8 2 (1.85%) SailPoint
8 2 (1.85%) HTML5
9 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (3.70%) User Experience
4 3 (2.78%) PKI
5 2 (1.85%) Tandem
5 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.85%) AS400
6 1 (0.93%) Handset
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.93%) Windows
2 21 (19.44%) Linux
2 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.41%) UNIX
6 7 (6.48%) Solaris
6 7 (6.48%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Android
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) Project Management
2 14 (12.96%) CRM
3 12 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.41%) ITIL
6 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.48%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.48%) Data Protection
7 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (6.48%) Capacity Management
7 7 (6.48%) Analytics
8 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.56%) Release Management
9 5 (4.63%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.63%) Information Security
10 4 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.04%) SQL
2 18 (16.67%) C#
3 12 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 8 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.48%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.48%) VB
6 5 (4.63%) C
6 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.85%) Java
10 1 (0.93%) VBScript
10 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) PMP
2 6 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.63%) CCNA
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.85%) CISSP
6 2 (1.85%) MCP
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
7 1 (0.93%) MCSA
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) vSphere
4 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.85%) XenApp
5 2 (1.85%) XenServer
5 2 (1.85%) RACF
5 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (1.85%) ACF2
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.85%) Novell Identity Manager
2 2 (1.85%) SCCM
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.93%) Citrix
3 24 (22.22%) VMware
4 14 (12.96%) HP
4 14 (12.96%) Oracle
5 13 (12.04%) IBM
6 11 (10.19%) Cisco
7 7 (6.48%) Sun
7 7 (6.48%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.70%) Google
8 4 (3.70%) ProCurve
9 2 (1.85%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.85%) Novell
9 2 (1.85%) CA
9 2 (1.85%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.85%) SAP
10 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.93%) Sophos
10 1 (0.93%) Metastorm
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sogeti
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