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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 10 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 74 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.29% 9.42% 8.65%
As % of the Applications category 68.52% 62.07% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 62 46 39
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,102 £24,375 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
108 87 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.85% 15.18% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 66
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 89 (58.94%) Microsoft
2 76 (50.33%) MS Office
3 66 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (26.49%) C#
5 38 (25.17%) SQL Server
5 38 (25.17%) PRINCE2
5 38 (25.17%) SharePoint
6 36 (23.84%) Finance
7 35 (23.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 33 (21.85%) .NET
9 32 (21.19%) SQL
10 28 (18.54%) Windows
10 28 (18.54%) ASP.NET
11 27 (17.88%) MVC
11 27 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (15.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 23 (15.23%) Logistics
14 23 (15.23%) jQuery
15 22 (14.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (14.57%) Web Application Development
16 21 (13.91%) Windows 7
17 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
18 19 (12.58%) NHS
18 19 (12.58%) ERP
18 19 (12.58%) VMware
18 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (11.92%) Project Management
19 18 (11.92%) Linux

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (25.17%) SharePoint
2 24 (15.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (7.95%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.97%) IIS
5 5 (3.31%) MS Project Server
6 4 (2.65%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.66%) Drupal
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (50.33%) MS Office
2 35 (23.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (11.26%) MS Visio
4 13 (8.61%) MS Project
5 5 (3.31%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.66%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.31%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.66%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) SaaS
2 15 (9.93%) Office 365
3 4 (2.65%) IaaS
3 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.65%) PaaS
4 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.66%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.28%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.62%) Firewall
2 10 (6.62%) VPN
3 8 (5.30%) DHCP
3 8 (5.30%) DNS
3 8 (5.30%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (3.31%) SAN
5 4 (2.65%) Internet
5 4 (2.65%) LAN
5 4 (2.65%) PBX
5 4 (2.65%) Wireless
6 2 (1.32%) Skype
7 1 (0.66%) Broadband
7 1 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.32%) Power BI
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.66%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.32%) JIRA
2 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (23.84%) Finance
2 17 (11.26%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.96%) Marketing
5 8 (5.30%) Retail
6 6 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.65%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Advertising
9 1 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.66%) French Language
Job Titles
1 46 (30.46%) Analyst
2 30 (19.87%) Developer
3 24 (15.89%) SharePoint Developer
3 24 (15.89%) Support Analyst
4 19 (12.58%) C# Developer
5 18 (11.92%) Architect
6 16 (10.60%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (9.27%) Consultant
8 13 (8.61%) Server Consultant
8 13 (8.61%) Server Engineer
8 13 (8.61%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (8.61%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) SQL Developer
10 10 (6.62%) .NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Windows Support Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.85%) .NET
2 28 (18.54%) ASP.NET
3 25 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (15.23%) jQuery
5 6 (3.97%) XML
6 5 (3.31%) HTML
7 4 (2.65%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET Core
7 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.65%) HTML5
7 4 (2.65%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (2.65%) SignalR
7 4 (2.65%) WCF
8 2 (1.32%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.58%) NHS
3 8 (5.30%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.30%) Handset
4 5 (3.31%) FMCG
5 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.66%) Fintech
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) PACS
7 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.54%) Windows
2 21 (13.91%) Windows 7
3 19 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.92%) Linux
5 16 (10.60%) Windows Server
6 14 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.64%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.65%) OpenVMS
9 4 (2.65%) Solaris
10 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.17%) PRINCE2
3 27 (17.88%) MVC
4 23 (15.23%) Logistics
5 22 (14.57%) Web Application Development
6 19 (12.58%) ERP
7 18 (11.92%) Project Management
8 17 (11.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (11.26%) CRM
9 16 (10.60%) ITIL
9 16 (10.60%) TOGAF
10 15 (9.93%) Waterfall
11 13 (8.61%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.28%) SDLC
13 8 (5.30%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.30%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (5.30%) Information Security
13 8 (5.30%) Portfolio Management
13 8 (5.30%) Software Delivery
13 8 (5.30%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.49%) C#
2 32 (21.19%) SQL
3 9 (5.96%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.97%) C
4 6 (3.97%) C++
4 6 (3.97%) VB
5 5 (3.31%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.99%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.99%) Perl
7 2 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.60%) MCSE
2 16 (10.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (7.95%) CCNA
3 12 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.28%) PMP
5 9 (5.96%) CCA
5 9 (5.96%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.30%) Degree
7 6 (3.97%) APMP
8 5 (3.31%) MCSA
8 5 (3.31%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.32%) CCNP
9 2 (1.32%) MCP
10 1 (0.66%) ACCA
10 1 (0.66%) CIMA
10 1 (0.66%) MBA
10 1 (0.66%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.30%) Terminal Services
2 8 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.30%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.32%) vSphere
4 2 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 89 (58.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.58%) VMware
3 15 (9.93%) Planview
4 11 (7.28%) Citrix
5 6 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.31%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.31%) Dell
6 5 (3.31%) Google
6 5 (3.31%) Sage
6 5 (3.31%) SonicWALL
6 5 (3.31%) Symantec
7 4 (2.65%) NetApp
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco
8 2 (1.32%) SAP
9 1 (0.66%) Adobe
9 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.66%) IBM
9 1 (0.66%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.66%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.66%) WSO2
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum To £40k (Depending on exp)
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £62000 Per Annum 45-62 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + on going training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum To £60k + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago