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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 89 131 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.95% 11.43% 7.21%
As % of the Applications category 46.84% 70.81% 63.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83 88 53
Average salary £29,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
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
190 185 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.11% 16.14% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 178 137 85
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,428
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -7 9 £27,750 -38.33% 2
Maidstone -8 9 £31,000 +26.53% 1
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Sevenoaks +9 7 £21,500 -50.00% 1
Whitstable -4 5 £21,750 -5.43% 1
Dartford -10 4 £27,500 -38.88%
West Malling +9 3 £77,500 +110.88% 1
Tonbridge -7 3 £28,000 +5.66%
Rochester +6 2 £23,750 -34.02% 2
Folkestone -1 2 £41,000 +12.32%
Sittingbourne - 2 £43,250 -
Chatham +5 1 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 158 (70.54%) Microsoft
2 98 (43.75%) Windows
3 91 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 78 (34.82%) MS Office
5 61 (27.23%) SQL
6 49 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (20.09%) Finance
8 44 (19.64%) VMware
9 42 (18.75%) Cisco
9 42 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 41 (18.30%) Windows 7
11 39 (17.41%) Firewall
12 38 (16.96%) .NET
13 37 (16.52%) MS Exchange
14 34 (15.18%) ITIL
14 34 (15.18%) HTML
15 33 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 33 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (14.29%) C#
17 30 (13.39%) Degree
18 28 (12.50%) Citrix
19 27 (12.05%) CSS
19 27 (12.05%) Windows 8
20 26 (11.61%) Windows XP
20 26 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (11.61%) DNS
21 25 (11.16%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (11.16%) SAN
22 24 (10.71%) WAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 37 (16.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.57%) CMS
6 8 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.68%) IIS
8 5 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.79%) SAS
10 3 (1.34%) WordPress
10 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.34%) Lync
11 2 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.89%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 78 (34.82%) MS Office
2 21 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.68%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.68%) MS Project
4 3 (1.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 5 (2.23%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.79%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.45%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.13%) Office 365
3 4 (1.79%) SaaS
4 2 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (17.41%) Firewall
2 26 (11.61%) DNS
3 25 (11.16%) SAN
4 24 (10.71%) WAN
5 23 (10.27%) DHCP
6 22 (9.82%) VPN
7 19 (8.48%) TCP/IP
7 19 (8.48%) LAN
8 17 (7.59%) Wireless
9 14 (6.25%) VLAN
10 12 (5.36%) SMTP
11 10 (4.46%) VoIP
12 9 (4.02%) ADSL
12 9 (4.02%) DMZ
12 9 (4.02%) IMAP
13 8 (3.57%) MPLS
14 7 (3.13%) IP Telephony
14 7 (3.13%) Internet
15 6 (2.68%) HTTP
15 6 (2.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.57%) MySQL
6 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.23%) DTS
8 4 (1.79%) MS Access
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.79%) Redis
8 4 (1.79%) Big Data
9 3 (1.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.89%) OLTP
10 2 (0.89%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (4.91%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.68%) Maven
2 6 (2.68%) ReSharper
2 6 (2.68%) Fiddler
3 4 (1.79%) Selenium
3 4 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.79%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.34%) Ranorex
4 3 (1.34%) TestComplete
5 2 (0.89%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.45%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.45%) MSI
General
1 45 (20.09%) Finance
2 12 (5.36%) Marketing
3 11 (4.91%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.46%) Advertising
5 6 (2.68%) Legal
5 6 (2.68%) Retail
6 5 (2.23%) Publishing
7 2 (0.89%) Electronics
7 2 (0.89%) Law
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (25.89%) Analyst
2 31 (13.84%) Developer
3 21 (9.38%) Support Analyst
4 20 (8.93%) Support Engineer
5 14 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.91%) Junior
6 11 (4.91%) Network Engineer
6 11 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.46%) Graduate
8 9 (4.02%) Consultant
8 9 (4.02%) DBA
8 9 (4.02%) Systems Support
8 9 (4.02%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.02%) SQL DBA
8 9 (4.02%) Junior Developer
8 9 (4.02%) Systems Support Engineer
8 9 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (3.13%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.96%) .NET
2 34 (15.18%) HTML
3 27 (12.05%) CSS
4 19 (8.48%) XML
5 17 (7.59%) ASP.NET
6 15 (6.70%) HTML5
7 10 (4.46%) CSS3
7 10 (4.46%) SOAP
8 9 (4.02%) MAPI
8 9 (4.02%) JSON
8 9 (4.02%) WCF
8 9 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.57%) Web Services
10 7 (3.13%) .NET Framework
10 7 (3.13%) REST
11 6 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (2.68%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.38%) iPhone
3 12 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.91%) PDA
5 8 (3.57%) Replication
6 6 (2.68%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.68%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.68%) iPad
7 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.23%) e-Health
7 5 (2.23%) NHS
8 4 (1.79%) AS400
9 3 (1.34%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.34%) User Experience
10 2 (0.89%) Social Media
10 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.89%) Statistics
11 1 (0.45%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.75%) Windows
2 41 (18.30%) Windows 7
3 32 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (12.05%) Windows 8
5 26 (11.61%) Windows XP
6 24 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (9.38%) Linux
8 17 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (5.80%) Windows Vista
10 10 (4.46%) Android
11 6 (2.68%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.34%) UNIX
13 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.18%) ITIL
2 33 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.82%) Project Management
4 19 (8.48%) MVC
5 18 (8.04%) Analytics
6 16 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.25%) OO
9 13 (5.80%) OOD
9 13 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.91%) Service Delivery
11 11 (4.91%) Scrum
11 11 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (4.46%) SEO
13 9 (4.02%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.02%) ERP
13 9 (4.02%) Information Security
14 8 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (27.23%) SQL
2 32 (14.29%) C#
3 17 (7.59%) T-SQL
4 16 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.46%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.02%) VB
6 9 (4.02%) Java
7 6 (2.68%) C
7 6 (2.68%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.68%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.79%) VBA
9 3 (1.34%) VB6
9 3 (1.34%) C++
10 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.89%) VBScript
11 1 (0.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 30 (13.39%) Degree
2 26 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (11.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (9.38%) MCSE
5 17 (7.59%) CCNA
6 11 (4.91%) CCNP
7 8 (3.57%) MCP
8 6 (2.68%) ISEB
8 6 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.23%) MCSA
9 5 (2.23%) MCITP
10 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.79%) JNCIS
10 4 (1.79%) CCSP
10 4 (1.79%) CCSE
10 4 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (1.34%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.34%) CCIE
11 3 (1.34%) CCDP
11 3 (1.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.91%) SLA
2 11 (4.91%) QA
3 5 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.79%) COBIT
5 3 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 33 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.57%) XenApp
5 5 (2.23%) vSphere
6 4 (1.79%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.34%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (5.36%) SCCM
1 12 (5.36%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.79%) SCOM
2 4 (1.79%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Intune
4 2 (0.89%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.89%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.89%) SCSM
5 1 (0.45%) Foglight
5 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 158 (70.54%) Microsoft
2 44 (19.64%) VMware
3 42 (18.75%) Cisco
4 28 (12.50%) Citrix
5 19 (8.48%) Oracle
6 16 (7.14%) Apple
7 11 (4.91%) CheckPoint
8 10 (4.46%) HP
8 10 (4.46%) Symantec
8 10 (4.46%) Google
9 9 (4.02%) Draytek
9 9 (4.02%) Avaya
10 5 (2.23%) Juniper
10 5 (2.23%) Blue Coat
10 5 (2.23%) McAfee
10 5 (2.23%) F5
11 4 (1.79%) Lumension
11 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.79%) Aruba
11 4 (1.79%) Websense
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rochester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £16000 - £19000 Per Annum C£18k + bonus + strong benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago