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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 57 102 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.73% 16.67% 14.69%
As % of the Applications category 56.44% 62.96% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 80 42
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
101 162 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.78% 26.47% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 62 106 68
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%

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 2 June 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 73 (67.59%) Microsoft
2 60 (55.56%) Windows
3 45 (41.67%) MS Office
4 38 (35.19%) Active Directory
5 36 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 34 (31.48%) MS Exchange
7 33 (30.56%) SQL
7 33 (30.56%) VMware
8 28 (25.93%) Citrix
8 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (22.22%) Linux
9 24 (22.22%) .NET
10 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET
10 22 (20.37%) ITIL
11 21 (19.44%) Project Management
12 20 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
14 18 (16.67%) Office 365
15 17 (15.74%) HP
16 16 (14.81%) C#
16 16 (14.81%) Information Security
17 15 (13.89%) LAN
17 15 (13.89%) WAN
17 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP
18 14 (12.96%) SharePoint
18 14 (12.96%) Cisco
18 14 (12.96%) Asset Management
19 13 (12.04%) Finance

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 34 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (12.96%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.26%) IIS
6 8 (7.41%) WebSphere
7 7 (6.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.85%) Content Management Server
8 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.93%) Lync
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.93%) JBoss
9 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) SAS
9 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 45 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (3.70%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.48%) CA PPM
2 7 (6.48%) Maximo
3 2 (1.85%) Agresso
4 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.67%) Office 365
2 10 (9.26%) PaaS
3 6 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.63%) IaaS
5 4 (3.70%) Basecamp
5 4 (3.70%) Dropbox
5 4 (3.70%) SaaS
6 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.89%) LAN
1 15 (13.89%) WAN
1 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 13 (12.04%) VPN
3 11 (10.19%) Firewall
4 7 (6.48%) DHCP
4 7 (6.48%) DNS
5 3 (2.78%) SAN
6 2 (1.85%) IPsec
6 2 (1.85%) Internet
6 2 (1.85%) VLAN
7 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
1 13 (12.04%) Publishing
2 5 (4.63%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Marketing
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Analyst
2 25 (23.15%) Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Support Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Server Support
5 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.26%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.56%) Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Citrix Support
7 6 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) IT Support
8 5 (4.63%) C# Programmer
8 5 (4.63%) Programmer
8 5 (4.63%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.63%) Administrator
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.22%) .NET
2 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.33%) WPF
4 7 (6.48%) XML
4 7 (6.48%) HTML
5 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.70%) jQuery
7 2 (1.85%) Middleware
7 2 (1.85%) CSS
7 2 (1.85%) HTML5
8 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.93%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.93%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.93%) COM
8 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.56%) Handset
5 5 (4.63%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.70%) User Experience
6 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.70%) Social Media
7 3 (2.78%) Blog
8 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.85%) Podcast
8 2 (1.85%) iPad
9 1 (0.93%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 60 (55.56%) Windows
2 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (22.22%) Linux
4 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 8 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.85%) UNIX
7 2 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) Android
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) ITIL
2 21 (19.44%) Project Management
3 16 (14.81%) Information Security
4 14 (12.96%) Asset Management
5 10 (9.26%) Change Management
6 9 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (8.33%) CRM
7 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.41%) Coaching
7 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.48%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.48%) Capacity Management
9 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.70%) Software Asset Management
10 4 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) C#
3 10 (9.26%) C
4 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.48%) VB
5 7 (6.48%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Degree
2 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.41%) CCNA
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) CCNP
5 2 (1.85%) PMP
5 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.85%) MCP
5 2 (1.85%) MCITP
5 2 (1.85%) ACSP
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.48%) vSphere
4 6 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 6 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.63%) XenApp
5 5 (4.63%) XenDesktop
5 5 (4.63%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.85%) Xen
7 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (67.59%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.56%) VMware
3 28 (25.93%) Citrix
4 17 (15.74%) HP
5 14 (12.96%) Cisco
6 13 (12.04%) Oracle
7 11 (10.19%) Red Hat
7 11 (10.19%) IBM
8 10 (9.26%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.41%) ProCurve
10 5 (4.63%) Google
11 2 (1.85%) Eloqua
11 2 (1.85%) Sun
11 2 (1.85%) SAP
12 1 (0.93%) LANDesk
12 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.93%) Avaya
12 1 (0.93%) Remedy
12 1 (0.93%) Metastorm
12 1 (0.93%) New Relic
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