The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 15 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 60 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.31% 13.43% 6.56%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% 69.12% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 13
Average salary £43,750 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £51,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
126 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.65% 19.43% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 24
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Excel
Hertfordshire

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 17 April 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 76 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 44 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 41 (36.61%) Windows
4 38 (33.93%) SQL
5 29 (25.89%) Cisco
5 29 (25.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (25.00%) MCITP
6 28 (25.00%) Degree
7 26 (23.21%) LAN
7 26 (23.21%) Lync
8 25 (22.32%) SharePoint
8 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
9 24 (21.43%) VPN
9 24 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 23 (20.54%) Firewall
11 22 (19.64%) WAN
11 22 (19.64%) C#
11 22 (19.64%) .NET
12 21 (18.75%) MS Office
12 21 (18.75%) XML
12 21 (18.75%) ITIL
12 21 (18.75%) Citrix
13 20 (17.86%) Project Management
13 20 (17.86%) MCSE
14 19 (16.96%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (16.07%) CCNA
16 17 (15.18%) VMware
17 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 16 (14.29%) VB.NET
18 15 (13.39%) Time Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 26 (23.21%) Lync
2 25 (22.32%) SharePoint
3 13 (11.61%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.14%) Apache
5 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 7 (6.25%) IIS
6 7 (6.25%) SAS
6 7 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.89%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (18.75%) MS Office
2 7 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.57%) MS Project
3 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) GoldMine
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Office 365
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.21%) LAN
2 24 (21.43%) VPN
3 23 (20.54%) Firewall
4 22 (19.64%) WAN
5 12 (10.71%) SAN
5 12 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 9 (8.04%) Internet
7 7 (6.25%) FTP
7 7 (6.25%) NAS
7 7 (6.25%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.36%) VoIP
9 5 (4.46%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.68%) Network Security
11 3 (2.68%) PBX
11 3 (2.68%) ADSL
11 3 (2.68%) Broadband
11 3 (2.68%) ISDN
11 3 (2.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.79%) DTS
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.89%) LoadUI
2 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.89%) JMeter
2 1 (0.89%) Selenium
2 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (12.50%) Retail
2 13 (11.61%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (30.36%) Analyst
2 21 (18.75%) Developer
3 16 (14.29%) Consultant
4 15 (13.39%) Security Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) Technical Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Security Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) Support Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (9.82%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Project Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (6.25%) Development Manager
9 7 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.64%) .NET
2 21 (18.75%) XML
3 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.46%) HTML
4 5 (4.46%) Web Services
4 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.68%) CSS
6 2 (1.79%) WinForms
7 1 (0.89%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.89%) CGI
7 1 (0.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) PKI
2 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.57%) FMCG
5 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.61%) Windows
2 9 (8.04%) Linux
3 7 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.57%) AIX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.75%) ITIL
2 20 (17.86%) Project Management
3 15 (13.39%) Time Management
4 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 12 (10.71%) Migration
6 11 (9.82%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (9.82%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (9.82%) Risk Analysis
6 11 (9.82%) Security Testing
6 11 (9.82%) Security Architecture
6 11 (9.82%) Database Security
7 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 8 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
8 8 (7.14%) Six Sigma
9 7 (6.25%) Network Architecture
9 7 (6.25%) Network Design
9 7 (6.25%) QMS
10 6 (5.36%) CRM
10 6 (5.36%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.93%) SQL
2 22 (19.64%) C#
3 16 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 8 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.57%) Java
5 4 (3.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.68%) VBA
7 2 (1.79%) VB
7 2 (1.79%) Perl
7 2 (1.79%) VB6
8 1 (0.89%) SELCOPY
8 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (25.00%) MCITP
2 28 (25.00%) Degree
3 20 (17.86%) MCSE
4 19 (16.96%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (16.07%) CCNA
6 13 (11.61%) MCP
7 12 (10.71%) CCNP
8 9 (8.04%) MCSA
8 9 (8.04%) MCTS
9 8 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (7.14%) NCDA
10 7 (6.25%) NCIE
10 7 (6.25%) VCAP
11 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.57%) GIAC
12 4 (3.57%) EnCE
12 4 (3.57%) CISSP
12 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) HL7
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (22.32%) Active Directory
2 24 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 12 (10.71%) XenApp
3 12 (10.71%) XenDesktop
3 12 (10.71%) vSphere
4 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (6.25%) Terminal Server
7 5 (4.46%) XenServer
8 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) SCOM
2 8 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.89%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.89%) SCSM
Vendors
1 76 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.89%) Cisco
3 21 (18.75%) Citrix
4 17 (15.18%) VMware
5 14 (12.50%) HP
6 12 (10.71%) IBM
6 12 (10.71%) NetApp
7 11 (9.82%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.14%) JBoss
9 7 (6.25%) Juniper
9 7 (6.25%) Dell
9 7 (6.25%) EMC
9 7 (6.25%) WatchGuard
9 7 (6.25%) Apple
10 5 (4.46%) Avaya
11 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 3 (2.68%) BT
13 2 (1.79%) Amdocs
13 2 (1.79%) Aruba
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