The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Excel
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 29 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 96 145 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 7.70% 7.38% 10.60%
As % of the Applications category 71.11% 70.05% 63.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77 123 191
Median salary £45,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS 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 135 207 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 10.83% 10.53% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 113 178 272
Median salary £44,500 £38,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.33% +0.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Reading

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Reading

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 179 (77.49%) Microsoft
2 73 (31.60%) SQL
3 64 (27.71%) SQL Server
3 64 (27.71%) MS Office
4 57 (24.68%) Windows
5 53 (22.94%) Cisco
6 52 (22.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 49 (21.21%) Firewall
8 48 (20.78%) VMware
9 40 (17.32%) VPN
9 40 (17.32%) .NET
10 39 (16.88%) Active Directory
11 37 (16.02%) Windows Server
12 36 (15.58%) Finance
13 34 (14.72%) C#
13 34 (14.72%) Office 365
14 33 (14.29%) Hyper-V
14 33 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (14.29%) SLA
15 32 (13.85%) Degree
15 32 (13.85%) Presales
16 31 (13.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 31 (13.42%) Information Security
16 31 (13.42%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (13.42%) SharePoint
16 31 (13.42%) MS Visio
17 30 (12.99%) Oracle
18 29 (12.55%) Internet
18 29 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (12.12%) Security Management

MS 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 31 (13.42%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.82%) IIS
3 14 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.33%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.03%) Apache
5 7 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.73%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.30%) SAS
10 2 (0.87%) CMS
10 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (27.71%) MS Office
2 52 (22.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (13.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.16%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.87%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.43%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.72%) Office 365
2 33 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.63%) IaaS
4 11 (4.76%) SaaS
5 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (21.21%) Firewall
2 40 (17.32%) VPN
3 29 (12.55%) Internet
4 24 (10.39%) Network Security
5 21 (9.09%) DNS
6 18 (7.79%) TCP/IP
7 12 (5.19%) BGP
8 11 (4.76%) MPLS
8 11 (4.76%) OSPF
9 10 (4.33%) IPv6
9 10 (4.33%) Multicast
9 10 (4.33%) SAN
9 10 (4.33%) Skype
10 8 (3.46%) VLAN
11 7 (3.03%) DHCP
11 7 (3.03%) LAN
11 7 (3.03%) WAN
12 6 (2.60%) Intranet
13 5 (2.16%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.73%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (3.46%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.16%) DTS
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (2.16%) Power BI
9 5 (2.16%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.73%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.30%) Gatling
3 3 (1.30%) JIRA
3 3 (1.30%) JMeter
3 3 (1.30%) Selenium
3 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (15.58%) Finance
2 25 (10.82%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.79%) Marketing
4 9 (3.90%) German Language
5 8 (3.46%) Advertising
6 6 (2.60%) Banking
6 6 (2.60%) Retail
7 5 (2.16%) Billing
7 5 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.30%) Back Office
8 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.87%) French Language
9 2 (0.87%) Law
9 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.61%) Developer
2 33 (14.29%) Analyst
2 33 (14.29%) Consultant
3 25 (10.82%) Support Engineer
4 24 (10.39%) .NET Developer
5 23 (9.96%) Technical Support
6 22 (9.52%) Juniper Engineer
6 22 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 22 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
7 17 (7.36%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (7.36%) Technical Support Engineer
8 16 (6.93%) C# Developer
9 15 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
11 11 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (4.33%) IP Engineer
12 10 (4.33%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 9 (3.90%) Implementation Consultant
14 8 (3.46%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.32%) .NET
2 22 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 16 (6.93%) CSS
3 16 (6.93%) HTML
4 12 (5.19%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (4.76%) XML
6 10 (4.33%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.90%) jQuery
8 8 (3.46%) Web Services
9 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (2.16%) CSS3
9 5 (2.16%) Handlebars
9 5 (2.16%) HTML5
9 5 (2.16%) React
10 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.30%) LINQ
12 2 (0.87%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
2 20 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.19%) Clustering
4 10 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.90%) PKI
6 7 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.16%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.16%) Life Science
7 5 (2.16%) NHS
8 3 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.87%) User Experience
10 1 (0.43%) CMDB
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (24.68%) Windows
2 37 (16.02%) Windows Server
3 28 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (9.52%) Linux
5 17 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (6.06%) Unix
7 9 (3.90%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.16%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.85%) Presales
2 31 (13.42%) Information Security
3 29 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (12.12%) Project Management
4 28 (12.12%) Security Management
5 26 (11.26%) Migration
5 26 (11.26%) Risk Management
6 22 (9.52%) Content Management
6 22 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (9.52%) Security Operations
7 21 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.93%) Validation
10 14 (6.06%) Document Management
10 14 (6.06%) MVC
11 13 (5.63%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.63%) CRM
11 13 (5.63%) SDLC
12 12 (5.19%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (31.60%) SQL
2 34 (14.72%) C#
3 17 (7.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.36%) T-SQL
4 9 (3.90%) Java
4 9 (3.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.30%) C
5 3 (1.30%) VBA
6 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.43%) Python
6 1 (0.43%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (13.85%) Degree
2 31 (13.42%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (10.39%) CCIE
5 22 (9.52%) CCSE
5 22 (9.52%) CCSP
5 22 (9.52%) JNCIS
6 14 (6.06%) MCSE
7 7 (3.03%) CCNA
7 7 (3.03%) MCSA
8 5 (2.16%) CISM
8 5 (2.16%) MCITP
8 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.73%) MCTS
9 4 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.30%) MCP
10 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.30%) PMP
11 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.29%) SLA
2 10 (4.33%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.16%) GAMP
3 5 (2.16%) PMO
4 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.87%) P3O
5 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) CDISC
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.43%) ISO22301
System Software
1 39 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 31 (13.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (9.52%) ProxySG
5 11 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.73%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.87%) vCloud
8 2 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.87%) vSphere
9 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.46%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.16%) SCCM
4 4 (1.73%) SCOM
5 3 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.87%) Grafana
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.43%) Nagios
7 1 (0.43%) Nessus
7 1 (0.43%) Nmap
7 1 (0.43%) vMotion
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 179 (77.49%) Microsoft
2 53 (22.94%) Cisco
3 48 (20.78%) VMware
4 30 (12.99%) Oracle
5 28 (12.12%) HP
6 26 (11.26%) CheckPoint
7 25 (10.82%) Juniper
8 23 (9.96%) Intel Security
9 22 (9.52%) Blue Coat
9 22 (9.52%) F5
9 22 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 22 (9.52%) Imperva
9 22 (9.52%) Palo Alto
9 22 (9.52%) Proofpoint
9 22 (9.52%) Sourcefire
9 22 (9.52%) TippingPoint
10 10 (4.33%) Huawei
10 10 (4.33%) NetApp
11 9 (3.90%) EMC
11 9 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26500.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £26000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22323 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Based on Exp + Great Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago