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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 6 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 81 104 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.99% 19.77% 8.06%
As % of the Applications category 63.28% 60.12% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 73 24
Average salary £43,750 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
128 173 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.11% 32.89% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,450 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 31 August 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 108 (76.60%) Microsoft
2 55 (39.01%) MS Office
3 53 (37.59%) Windows
4 47 (33.33%) VMware
5 41 (29.08%) ITIL
5 41 (29.08%) SQL
6 40 (28.37%) Active Directory
7 33 (23.40%) MS Exchange
7 33 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 32 (22.70%) Linux
8 32 (22.70%) .NET
9 30 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (20.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (19.86%) Office 365
11 28 (19.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (18.44%) Information Security
12 26 (18.44%) Finance
12 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
13 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
13 25 (17.73%) C#
13 25 (17.73%) HP
13 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
14 21 (14.89%) Project Management
15 20 (14.18%) Citrix
15 20 (14.18%) Management Information System
15 20 (14.18%) Data Centre
16 19 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (13.48%) HTML
16 19 (13.48%) CSS
16 19 (13.48%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 33 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.42%) Content Management Server
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.71%) Lync
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (39.01%) MS Office
2 12 (8.51%) MS Visio
2 12 (8.51%) MS Project
3 8 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.71%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.71%) Primavera
3 1 (0.71%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.86%) Office 365
2 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.22%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (9.22%) PaaS
4 8 (5.67%) IaaS
5 4 (2.84%) Dropbox
5 4 (2.84%) Basecamp
5 4 (2.84%) SaaS
6 2 (1.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.77%) TCP/IP
1 18 (12.77%) VPN
2 17 (12.06%) DNS
3 16 (11.35%) DHCP
4 14 (9.93%) Firewall
5 11 (7.80%) WAN
5 11 (7.80%) LAN
6 4 (2.84%) SAN
6 4 (2.84%) NAS
7 3 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.13%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.42%) IPsec
8 2 (1.42%) VLAN
9 1 (0.71%) Skype
9 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.64%) MongoDB
2 15 (10.64%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.93%) CouchDB
4 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.42%) MS Access
9 1 (0.71%) MySQL
9 1 (0.71%) DB2
9 1 (0.71%) OLAP
9 1 (0.71%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (4.96%) HP UFT
3 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.84%) Selenium
4 3 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) Toad
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (18.44%) Finance
2 6 (4.26%) Publishing
2 6 (4.26%) Retail
3 5 (3.55%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Law
4 3 (2.13%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (24.82%) Analyst
2 33 (23.40%) Developer
3 22 (15.60%) Support Analyst
4 21 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 20 (14.18%) C# Developer
6 18 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (12.06%) Senior Developer
7 17 (12.06%) .NET Developer
7 17 (12.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (9.93%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Server Support
11 9 (6.38%) Senior Manager
11 9 (6.38%) Architect
11 9 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 7 (4.96%) 1st Line Support
14 6 (4.26%) Operations Manager
14 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (4.26%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) .NET
2 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
3 19 (13.48%) CSS
3 19 (13.48%) HTML
4 17 (12.06%) jQuery
5 8 (5.67%) Xamarin.iOS
6 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.55%) WPF
8 3 (2.13%) XML
9 1 (0.71%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.71%) Spring
9 1 (0.71%) COM
9 1 (0.71%) J2EE
9 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Management Information System
1 20 (14.18%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.93%) Mathematics
4 13 (9.22%) Handset
5 5 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.55%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.55%) Social Media
5 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.84%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.84%) User Experience
6 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.84%) Blog
7 3 (2.13%) Replication
7 3 (2.13%) Clustering
7 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.42%) Podcast
8 2 (1.42%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 53 (37.59%) Windows
2 32 (22.70%) Linux
3 29 (20.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (19.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (9.93%) Android
6 14 (9.93%) Apple iOS
7 13 (9.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.26%) UNIX
9 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.13%) VMS
10 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.71%) AIX
12 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.08%) ITIL
2 30 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (18.44%) Information Security
4 21 (14.89%) Project Management
5 15 (10.64%) MVC
5 15 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 14 (9.93%) Change Management
6 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.38%) Time Management
9 8 (5.67%) Coaching
10 7 (4.96%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.96%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.96%) Migration
11 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.26%) Scrum
11 6 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.08%) SQL
2 25 (17.73%) C#
3 14 (9.93%) C
4 6 (4.26%) Java
4 6 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.26%) VB
5 5 (3.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 5 (3.55%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.13%) PHP
6 3 (2.13%) VBA
7 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.06%) Degree
2 9 (6.38%) CCNA
2 9 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.13%) CISA
4 3 (2.13%) CISM
4 3 (2.13%) MCP
4 3 (2.13%) CCNP
5 2 (1.42%) ACSP
5 2 (1.42%) MCITP
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) APMP
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.71%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (28.37%) Active Directory
2 33 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.22%) Terminal Services
3 13 (9.22%) VMware Workstation
3 13 (9.22%) vSphere
3 13 (9.22%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (5.67%) VirtualBox
5 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.55%) XenApp
5 5 (3.55%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.13%) Xen
6 3 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.84%) SCCM
3 3 (2.13%) vMotion
3 3 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 108 (76.60%) Microsoft
2 47 (33.33%) VMware
3 25 (17.73%) HP
4 20 (14.18%) Citrix
5 19 (13.48%) Cisco
6 14 (9.93%) Red Hat
6 14 (9.93%) Xamarin
7 13 (9.22%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.67%) IBM
8 8 (5.67%) ProCurve
9 7 (4.96%) Oracle
10 6 (4.26%) Google
11 3 (2.13%) BMC
11 3 (2.13%) Adobe
11 3 (2.13%) NetIQ
12 2 (1.42%) Symantec
12 2 (1.42%) SAP
12 2 (1.42%) Eloqua
13 1 (0.71%) New Relic
13 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k basic + excellent benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package &
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
iKonnect
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago