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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 72 57 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.91% 10.69% 18.10%
As % of the Applications category 81.82% 58.16% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 62
Median salary £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
88 98 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.22% 18.39% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 92
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,118 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 28 September 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 88 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 60 (49.59%) MS Office
3 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (28.93%) SQL
5 33 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (23.97%) Windows
7 28 (23.14%) Finance
8 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
9 22 (18.18%) CRM
9 22 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 22 (18.18%) VPN
10 20 (16.53%) MS Visio
11 18 (14.88%) ITIL
12 17 (14.05%) Linux
12 17 (14.05%) SharePoint
12 17 (14.05%) Logistics
13 16 (13.22%) Active Directory
13 16 (13.22%) C#
13 16 (13.22%) Manufacturing
13 16 (13.22%) Project Management
14 15 (12.40%) NHS
14 15 (12.40%) TCP/IP
14 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
14 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (11.57%) SaaS
15 14 (11.57%) ERP
15 14 (11.57%) TOGAF
15 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (10.74%) VMware

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 17 (14.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (4.96%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.13%) MS Project Server
5 4 (3.31%) CMS
5 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.48%) Drupal
6 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (49.59%) MS Office
2 33 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (16.53%) MS Visio
4 9 (7.44%) MS Project
5 3 (2.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.83%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) SaaS
2 6 (4.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.18%) VPN
2 15 (12.40%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.09%) DHCP
3 11 (9.09%) DNS
4 10 (8.26%) IPsec
4 10 (8.26%) Network Security
4 10 (8.26%) SSH
5 7 (5.79%) PBX
6 6 (4.96%) Skype
7 5 (4.13%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (3.31%) Firewall
9 2 (1.65%) LAN
9 2 (1.65%) NAS
9 2 (1.65%) SAN
9 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.65%) WAN
10 1 (0.83%) Broadband
10 1 (0.83%) Internet
10 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) MySQL
2 10 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.31%) Subversion
3 3 (2.48%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.48%) JIRA
3 3 (2.48%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (23.14%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.96%) Games
5 3 (2.48%) Billing
5 3 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (30.58%) Analyst
2 18 (14.88%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.22%) Support Analyst
4 14 (11.57%) Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.09%) Developer
6 9 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.44%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.61%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (5.79%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (5.79%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Project Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Project Support Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) .NET
1 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (5.79%) jQuery
3 6 (4.96%) HTML
4 5 (4.13%) CSS
5 4 (3.31%) Ajax
5 4 (3.31%) CSS3
5 4 (3.31%) DHTML
5 4 (3.31%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (12.40%) NHS
2 10 (8.26%) PACS
3 6 (4.96%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.13%) Handset
4 5 (4.13%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.97%) Windows
2 17 (14.05%) Linux
3 13 (10.74%) Unix
4 12 (9.92%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.44%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
7 6 (4.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.18%) CRM
2 22 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 18 (14.88%) ITIL
4 17 (14.05%) Logistics
5 16 (13.22%) Project Management
6 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
7 14 (11.57%) ERP
7 14 (11.57%) TOGAF
8 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.26%) ITIL V3
8 10 (8.26%) Problem Management
8 10 (8.26%) Workflow
9 9 (7.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (7.44%) Software Delivery
10 8 (6.61%) MVC
11 7 (5.79%) Document Management
11 7 (5.79%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.93%) SQL
2 16 (13.22%) C#
3 13 (10.74%) Shell Script
4 10 (8.26%) Perl
4 10 (8.26%) Python
5 6 (4.96%) Java
5 6 (4.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.48%) C
7 3 (2.48%) C++
7 3 (2.48%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (4.96%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.31%) MCSA
5 2 (1.65%) CCNA
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.65%) MCITP
6 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.83%) AAT
6 1 (0.83%) ACCA
6 1 (0.83%) APMP
6 1 (0.83%) CCENT
6 1 (0.83%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) CIMA
6 1 (0.83%) MBA
6 1 (0.83%) MCP
6 1 (0.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.83%) PMP
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.13%) Terminal Services
3 5 (4.13%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (2.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.74%) VMware
3 10 (8.26%) SAP
3 10 (8.26%) Sybase
4 9 (7.44%) Planview
5 7 (5.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco
6 3 (2.48%) Citrix
6 3 (2.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.83%) 3Com
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) Draytek
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.83%) NETGEAR
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) ZyXEL
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 26 days ago
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