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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 62 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.28% 10.85% 11.63%
As % of the Applications category 64.58% 47.46% 70.15%
Number of salaries quoted 55 41 42
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
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
96 118 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.01% 22.87% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 67 57
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 30 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 76 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 55 (49.11%) Windows
3 44 (39.29%) SQL
4 41 (36.61%) MS Office
5 39 (34.82%) SQL Server
6 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 29 (25.89%) Citrix
7 29 (25.89%) Project Management
7 29 (25.89%) MS Exchange
8 25 (22.32%) .NET
9 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET
9 22 (19.64%) SharePoint
9 22 (19.64%) Linux
9 22 (19.64%) Finance
9 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 20 (17.86%) VMware
11 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (16.07%) C#
14 17 (15.18%) CRM
15 16 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
16 14 (12.50%) T-SQL
16 14 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (11.61%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (11.61%) Oracle
17 13 (11.61%) UNIX
17 13 (11.61%) Publishing
18 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
19 11 (9.82%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 29 (25.89%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (9.82%) Lync
5 10 (8.93%) WebSphere
5 10 (8.93%) IIS
6 9 (8.04%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (5.36%) WebLogic
9 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.79%) WorkSite
11 2 (1.79%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.89%) SAS
12 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (36.61%) MS Office
2 4 (3.57%) MS Project
3 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (8.93%) Agresso
3 7 (6.25%) Maximo
3 7 (6.25%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.57%) Office 365
2 3 (2.68%) Basecamp
2 3 (2.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) Internet
2 10 (8.93%) LAN
2 10 (8.93%) WAN
3 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.25%) SAN
5 6 (5.36%) VPN
6 5 (4.46%) Firewall
7 2 (1.79%) SSH
7 2 (1.79%) MPLS
7 2 (1.79%) LDAP
7 2 (1.79%) FTP
7 2 (1.79%) DNS
7 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.79%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.79%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.89%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.89%) DHCP
8 1 (0.89%) PBX
8 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (9.82%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.79%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.79%) Big Data
10 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.89%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.79%) Toad
2 2 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Publishing
3 4 (3.57%) Law
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (20.54%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Analyst
3 13 (11.61%) Support Analyst
3 13 (11.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Server Support
4 12 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.82%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.93%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (6.25%) Administrator
10 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Citrix Support
11 5 (4.46%) Consultant
11 5 (4.46%) Architect
11 5 (4.46%) Junior
12 4 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.32%) .NET
2 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.14%) Middleware
4 7 (6.25%) HTML
5 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
5 6 (5.36%) WPF
6 5 (4.46%) XML
7 4 (3.57%) Entity Framework
7 4 (3.57%) jQuery
7 4 (3.57%) ADO.NET
8 3 (2.68%) J2EE
9 2 (1.79%) SailPoint
9 2 (1.79%) CSS
9 2 (1.79%) JDBC
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.79%) HTML5
10 1 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.89%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.68%) Replication
3 3 (2.68%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.68%) User Experience
3 3 (2.68%) PKI
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.79%) Tandem
4 2 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (0.89%) Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) iPad
5 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.11%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) Linux
3 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.61%) UNIX
6 10 (8.93%) Solaris
7 9 (8.04%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.57%) AIX
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.89%) Android
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) Project Management
2 17 (15.18%) CRM
3 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 10 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (8.93%) Asset Management
5 8 (7.14%) Release Management
6 7 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 7 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.25%) Analytics
6 7 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.36%) Software Deployment
8 5 (4.46%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.57%) MVC
9 4 (3.57%) Workflow
9 4 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) SQL
2 18 (16.07%) C#
3 14 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 8 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.46%) VB
7 5 (4.46%) C
7 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.57%) Java
9 2 (1.79%) Perl
9 2 (1.79%) VBA
9 2 (1.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (1.79%) AWK
9 2 (1.79%) Korn
10 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) PMP
2 7 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.68%) CCNA
4 3 (2.68%) MCP
4 3 (2.68%) MCSE
4 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 2 (1.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
6 1 (0.89%) MCITP
6 1 (0.89%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.57%) vSphere
4 3 (2.68%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (1.79%) ACF2
5 2 (1.79%) RACF
5 2 (1.79%) XenApp
5 2 (1.79%) XenServer
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.68%) SCCM
3 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (1.79%) Novell Identity Manager
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.89%) Citrix
3 20 (17.86%) VMware
4 13 (11.61%) Oracle
5 11 (9.82%) Cisco
5 11 (9.82%) IBM
6 8 (7.14%) Sun
6 8 (7.14%) HP
7 5 (4.46%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.68%) Google
9 2 (1.79%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.79%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.79%) CA
9 2 (1.79%) SAP
9 2 (1.79%) Novell
10 1 (0.89%) NetApp
10 1 (0.89%) Sophos
10 1 (0.89%) Metastorm
10 1 (0.89%) Avaya
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Mac laptop + 23 days holiday + subsidised on-site gym membership
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 27 days ago