The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 92 70
Rank change year-on-year +44 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 66 40 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.04% 2.25% 3.73%
As % of the Applications category 46.48% 37.38% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52 24 67
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £21,308
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

Microsoft Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 142 107 245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 10.84% 6.03% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 109 68 196
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,700 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Reading

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Reading.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Reading

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Reading over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 65 (60.75%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (57.01%) Microsoft
3 51 (47.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 38 (35.51%) SQL
5 37 (34.58%) Finance
6 34 (31.78%) HP
7 31 (28.97%) SLA
8 30 (28.04%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (24.30%) Cisco
9 26 (24.30%) MS Visio
10 24 (22.43%) Internet
11 23 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (21.50%) Firewall
12 22 (20.56%) Security Management
12 22 (20.56%) Information Security
12 22 (20.56%) Risk Management
12 22 (20.56%) Juniper
13 21 (19.63%) CheckPoint
13 21 (19.63%) VPN
13 21 (19.63%) Test Automation
13 21 (19.63%) Degree
13 21 (19.63%) Test Scripting
14 20 (18.69%) Network Security
14 20 (18.69%) TippingPoint
14 20 (18.69%) Fortinet
14 20 (18.69%) JNCIS
14 20 (18.69%) Blue Coat
14 20 (18.69%) ProxySG
14 20 (18.69%) CCSE
14 20 (18.69%) Content Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 65 (60.75%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (47.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 26 (24.30%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (2.80%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.87%) FastStats
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.43%) Internet
2 23 (21.50%) Firewall
3 21 (19.63%) VPN
4 20 (18.69%) Network Security
5 3 (2.80%) Intranet
5 3 (2.80%) WAN
6 2 (1.87%) Broadband
6 2 (1.87%) IPv4
6 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.93%) DHCP
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) LAN
7 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.74%) Power BI
5 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.80%) InfluxDB
5 3 (2.80%) MS Access
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.87%) DTS
6 2 (1.87%) OLAP
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.87%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.87%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.87%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) HP UFT
1 11 (10.28%) LoadRunner
2 8 (7.48%) Gatling
2 8 (7.48%) JMeter
2 8 (7.48%) Selenium
2 8 (7.48%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.87%) JIRA
General
1 37 (34.58%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Digital Economy
3 12 (11.21%) Marketing
4 9 (8.41%) Financial Institution
5 7 (6.54%) Billing
6 2 (1.87%) Automotive
6 2 (1.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (30.84%) Analyst
2 20 (18.69%) Juniper Engineer
2 20 (18.69%) Security Engineer
2 20 (18.69%) Senior Security Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) Data Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Senior Tester
4 11 (10.28%) Tester
5 9 (8.41%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) IT Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.61%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) QA Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Product Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Service Desk Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.67%) Systems Support
7 5 (4.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.04%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (18.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.80%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.80%) Social Media
6 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.87%) NHS
6 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Linux
3 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.87%) Unix
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) Information Security
1 22 (20.56%) Risk Management
1 22 (20.56%) Security Management
2 21 (19.63%) Test Automation
2 21 (19.63%) Test Scripting
3 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (18.69%) Content Management
3 20 (18.69%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (18.69%) Security Operations
4 19 (17.76%) Test Strategy
5 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
7 13 (12.15%) Functional Testing
7 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.21%) Project Management
9 11 (10.28%) Defect Management
9 11 (10.28%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Scenario Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Software Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.51%) SQL
2 19 (17.76%) Java
3 11 (10.28%) C
4 10 (9.35%) VBA
5 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.41%) VB
6 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.87%) C#
7 2 (1.87%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (19.63%) Degree
3 20 (18.69%) CCIE
3 20 (18.69%) CCIE Service Provider
3 20 (18.69%) CCSE
3 20 (18.69%) CCSP
3 20 (18.69%) JNCIS
4 13 (12.15%) ISTQB
5 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
6 11 (10.28%) DV Cleared
6 11 (10.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.80%) CCNA
7 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.80%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (2.80%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.80%) PMP
7 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.87%) APMP
8 2 (1.87%) MCP
8 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.97%) SLA
2 12 (11.21%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) PMO
4 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.87%) P3O
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (18.69%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.80%) Grafana
Vendors
1 61 (57.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.78%) HP
3 26 (24.30%) Cisco
4 22 (20.56%) Juniper
5 21 (19.63%) CheckPoint
6 20 (18.69%) Blue Coat
6 20 (18.69%) F5
6 20 (18.69%) Fortinet
6 20 (18.69%) Imperva
6 20 (18.69%) McAfee
6 20 (18.69%) Palo Alto
6 20 (18.69%) Proofpoint
6 20 (18.69%) Sourcefire
6 20 (18.69%) TippingPoint
7 10 (9.35%) Oracle
8 4 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.80%) SAP
9 3 (2.80%) Twitter
10 1 (0.93%) Aruba
10 1 (0.93%) VMware
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