The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 138 130 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.87% 11.97% 8.24%
As % of the Applications category 64.79% 62.20% 60.19%
Number of salaries quoted 115 114 56
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,650 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
213 209 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.41% 19.24% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 167 186 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Kent

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Kent

MS Excel
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +5 13 £41,000 -6.28% 2
Dartford +5 11 £35,000 +22.80%
Tunbridge Wells +9 10 £27,250 -51.55%
Chatham +5 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Dover - 7 £62,500 -
West Malling +1 6 £57,500 +16.16% 1
Folkestone -9 3 £35,000 +33.33%
Gravesend - 3 £35,000 - 1
Whitstable -3 2 £25,000 +21.95%
Canterbury -11 2 £28,051 -40.94% 1
Sevenoaks - 2 £31,250 - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 192 (71.64%) Microsoft
2 108 (40.30%) Windows
3 107 (39.93%) SQL Server
4 91 (33.96%) MS Office
5 76 (28.36%) SQL
6 61 (22.76%) C#
7 54 (20.15%) .NET
8 53 (19.78%) Degree
9 47 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (17.16%) Active Directory
11 45 (16.79%) Finance
12 42 (15.67%) Project Management
13 40 (14.93%) ITIL
14 39 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (13.81%) Windows 7
15 37 (13.81%) LAN
15 37 (13.81%) WAN
16 36 (13.43%) Cisco
17 34 (12.69%) MS Exchange
18 33 (12.31%) T-SQL
18 33 (12.31%) Marketing
18 33 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (11.94%) ETL
20 30 (11.19%) MS Project
20 30 (11.19%) Firewall
21 29 (10.82%) ASP.NET
21 29 (10.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 28 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 28 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
22 28 (10.45%) VMware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 34 (12.69%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.21%) IIS
2 22 (8.21%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.12%) Lync
7 3 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.12%) CMS
8 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.75%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) Kentico
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 91 (33.96%) MS Office
2 30 (11.19%) MS Project
3 24 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.36%) PowerPivot
5 7 (2.61%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.12%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.12%) Maya
6 3 (1.12%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.37%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (3.36%) WebTrends
2 7 (2.61%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.87%) Office 365
3 3 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.81%) LAN
1 37 (13.81%) WAN
2 30 (11.19%) Firewall
3 17 (6.34%) SAN
4 14 (5.22%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.85%) IP Telephony
6 11 (4.10%) DNS
6 11 (4.10%) DHCP
7 10 (3.73%) Wireless
8 8 (2.99%) MPLS
8 8 (2.99%) OSPF
8 8 (2.99%) BGP
8 8 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (2.61%) VPN
10 6 (2.24%) VoIP
11 5 (1.87%) Network Security
11 5 (1.87%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (1.87%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (39.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.21%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.99%) MySQL
8 8 (2.99%) Microsoft Power View
9 7 (2.61%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.61%) Big Data
9 7 (2.61%) MS Access
10 6 (2.24%) DTS
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.75%) SSDT
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.37%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.85%) SoapUI
3 11 (4.10%) Ranorex
4 9 (3.36%) Selenium
5 4 (1.49%) Maven
5 4 (1.49%) ReSharper
5 4 (1.49%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.49%) TestComplete
6 3 (1.12%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.12%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.75%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.37%) NUnit
8 1 (0.37%) AdminStudio
General
1 45 (16.79%) Finance
2 33 (12.31%) Marketing
3 14 (5.22%) Retail
4 11 (4.10%) Legal
5 7 (2.61%) Games
6 6 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.87%) Law
8 3 (1.12%) Banking
8 3 (1.12%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (21.27%) Developer
2 46 (17.16%) Analyst
3 23 (8.58%) .NET Developer
4 22 (8.21%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 19 (7.09%) Administrator
7 16 (5.97%) Support Analyst
8 15 (5.60%) IT Support
9 11 (4.10%) Head of Infrastructure
9 11 (4.10%) Automation Engineer
9 11 (4.10%) Test Engineer
9 11 (4.10%) SQL Developer
9 11 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (3.73%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.73%) Support Manager
11 9 (3.36%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.36%) Consultant
11 9 (3.36%) DBA
11 9 (3.36%) Project Administrator
11 9 (3.36%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.15%) .NET
2 29 (10.82%) ASP.NET
3 26 (9.70%) WCF
4 24 (8.96%) WPF
5 22 (8.21%) XML
6 15 (5.60%) Silverlight
6 15 (5.60%) HTML
6 15 (5.60%) MSMQ
7 14 (5.22%) CSS
7 14 (5.22%) SOAP
8 11 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.24%) WinForms
10 5 (1.87%) HTML5
11 4 (1.49%) Spring
11 4 (1.49%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (1.49%) jQuery
11 4 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.12%) CSS3
12 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.61%) User Experience
3 7 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.24%) Clustering
4 6 (2.24%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.24%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.87%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.87%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.49%) AS400
6 4 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.49%) iPhone
7 3 (1.12%) Open Source
7 3 (1.12%) Animation
7 3 (1.12%) e-Health
7 3 (1.12%) Replication
8 2 (0.75%) NHS
8 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.75%) PDA
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 108 (40.30%) Windows
2 37 (13.81%) Windows 7
3 26 (9.70%) Windows XP
4 23 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.34%) Windows 8
6 13 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.48%) Linux
8 11 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.12%) VMS
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.67%) Project Management
2 40 (14.93%) ITIL
3 39 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (11.94%) ETL
5 25 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (8.58%) PRINCE2
6 23 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (8.21%) TDD
8 21 (7.84%) CRM
9 20 (7.46%) Release Management
10 17 (6.34%) Migration
11 13 (4.85%) Service Management
12 12 (4.48%) Change Management
12 12 (4.48%) Regression Testing
12 12 (4.48%) MVC
12 12 (4.48%) SEO
12 12 (4.48%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.48%) Pay per click
12 12 (4.48%) System Testing
12 12 (4.48%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (28.36%) SQL
2 61 (22.76%) C#
3 33 (12.31%) T-SQL
4 16 (5.97%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.22%) VB
6 11 (4.10%) Java
7 9 (3.36%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.99%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.24%) C
10 4 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.12%) C++
11 3 (1.12%) VBScript
12 2 (0.75%) PHP
12 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.37%) XPath
13 1 (0.37%) VB6
13 1 (0.37%) VBA
13 1 (0.37%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 53 (19.78%) Degree
2 47 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (10.07%) MCSE
5 20 (7.46%) ISEB
6 12 (4.48%) MCITP
7 11 (4.10%) CCNP
7 11 (4.10%) CCNA
8 10 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (3.36%) MCSA
10 8 (2.99%) MCP
10 8 (2.99%) CCSE
10 8 (2.99%) JNCIS
11 7 (2.61%) ISTQB
11 7 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.87%) MCTS
13 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (1.12%) CCDP
14 3 (1.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.72%) QA
2 9 (3.36%) SLA
3 6 (2.24%) COBIT
4 3 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.75%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.37%) EMIR
6 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.37%) FATCA
6 1 (0.37%) MiFID
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (17.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (2.99%) vSphere
6 6 (2.24%) XenApp
7 5 (1.87%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.49%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.85%) SCCM
2 12 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.87%) SCOM
4 4 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.12%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.12%) Foglight
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.75%) SCSM
7 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) WSUS
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 192 (71.64%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.43%) Cisco
3 28 (10.45%) VMware
4 15 (5.60%) HP
5 14 (5.22%) Citrix
6 12 (4.48%) CheckPoint
7 11 (4.10%) F5
8 10 (3.73%) Oracle
8 10 (3.73%) McAfee
8 10 (3.73%) Google
9 9 (3.36%) Websense
10 8 (2.99%) Juniper
10 8 (2.99%) Blue Coat
10 8 (2.99%) SonicWALL
10 8 (2.99%) Lumension
10 8 (2.99%) Aruba
11 7 (2.61%) Red Gate
12 6 (2.24%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.49%) Perforce
13 4 (1.49%) Apple
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £13000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Groveland
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Gravesham Borough Council
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Tonbridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 23 days ago