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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 103 145 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.93% 12.05% 10.14%
As % of the Applications category 45.78% 71.08% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 94 129 69
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
225 204 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.50% 16.96% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 206 178 111
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -9 16 £36,250 -17.14%
West Malling +8 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Stansted - 7 £22,500 -
Faversham - 6 £35,000 -
Folkestone -6 5 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Tunbridge Wells -13 5 £22,500 -50.00%
Dartford -14 5 £27,500 -38.88%
Chatham +6 2 £28,500 -43.00% 2
Gravesend - 2 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks +3 1 £32,500 -23.97%
Dover -6 1 £60,000 +160.86%
Snodland - 1 £32,000 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 148 (64.35%) Microsoft
2 84 (36.52%) Windows
3 80 (34.78%) MS Office
4 79 (34.35%) SQL Server
5 52 (22.61%) SQL
6 44 (19.13%) Cisco
7 42 (18.26%) ITIL
8 41 (17.83%) C#
8 41 (17.83%) Project Management
8 41 (17.83%) Degree
9 39 (16.96%) Finance
10 37 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (15.65%) Active Directory
12 35 (15.22%) Firewall
12 35 (15.22%) Windows 7
13 33 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 32 (13.91%) MS Exchange
15 31 (13.48%) WAN
16 30 (13.04%) .NET
16 30 (13.04%) LAN
16 30 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
17 29 (12.61%) Windows XP
18 28 (12.17%) VMware
19 27 (11.74%) XML
19 27 (11.74%) Marketing
20 26 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 26 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (10.87%) MCSE
21 25 (10.87%) ETL
22 24 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (13.91%) MS Exchange
2 22 (9.57%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.61%) CMS
7 5 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.30%) SAS
9 3 (1.30%) WordPress
9 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.87%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) WorkSite
Applications
1 80 (34.78%) MS Office
2 23 (10.00%) MS Project
3 20 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.74%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.43%) Maya
6 1 (0.43%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.04%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.61%) WebTrends
4 5 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.04%) Office 365
2 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.22%) Firewall
2 31 (13.48%) WAN
3 30 (13.04%) LAN
4 19 (8.26%) TCP/IP
5 14 (6.09%) SAN
6 13 (5.65%) Wireless
6 13 (5.65%) IP Telephony
7 12 (5.22%) DNS
8 11 (4.78%) VPN
9 9 (3.91%) DHCP
9 9 (3.91%) VLAN
9 9 (3.91%) Network Security
9 9 (3.91%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (3.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (3.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (3.04%) ADSL
11 6 (2.61%) VoIP
12 5 (2.17%) SMTP
12 5 (2.17%) DMZ
12 5 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (34.35%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (6.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.48%) MySQL
10 7 (3.04%) DTS
11 6 (2.61%) MS Access
12 4 (1.74%) Big Data
12 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.87%) OLTP
14 2 (0.87%) Data Mart
14 2 (0.87%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.65%) SoapUI
3 11 (4.78%) Ranorex
3 11 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.61%) Maven
4 6 (2.61%) Selenium
5 4 (1.74%) TestComplete
5 4 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.87%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.87%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.43%) NUnit
7 1 (0.43%) NCrunch
7 1 (0.43%) MSI
7 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Marketing
3 13 (5.65%) Retail
4 9 (3.91%) Legal
5 8 (3.48%) Advertising
5 8 (3.48%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.61%) Games
7 3 (1.30%) Publishing
8 2 (0.87%) Electronics
8 2 (0.87%) Law
8 2 (0.87%) Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (19.13%) Developer
2 37 (16.09%) Analyst
3 17 (7.39%) Project Manager
4 14 (6.09%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.22%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.22%) .NET Developer
5 12 (5.22%) Head of Infrastructure
6 11 (4.78%) Automation Engineer
6 11 (4.78%) Test Engineer
6 11 (4.78%) Consultant
6 11 (4.78%) Network Engineer
7 10 (4.35%) Support Manager
7 10 (4.35%) IT Support
8 9 (3.91%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (3.91%) SQL DBA
8 9 (3.91%) Data Analyst
8 9 (3.91%) DBA
8 9 (3.91%) Graduate
8 9 (3.91%) Administrator
9 8 (3.48%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.04%) .NET
2 27 (11.74%) XML
3 23 (10.00%) HTML
4 22 (9.57%) CSS
5 16 (6.96%) SOAP
6 15 (6.52%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (3.48%) HTML5
8 8 (3.48%) WCF
9 7 (3.04%) WPF
9 7 (3.04%) REST
9 7 (3.04%) CSS3
9 7 (3.04%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.61%) JSON
10 6 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (2.61%) Hibernate
10 6 (2.61%) Spring
11 5 (2.17%) MAPI
12 4 (1.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.96%) iPhone
3 8 (3.48%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.04%) Replication
4 7 (3.04%) PDA
4 7 (3.04%) User Experience
5 6 (2.61%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.17%) e-Health
6 5 (2.17%) NHS
6 5 (2.17%) iPad
7 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) DTV
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) AS400
9 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.52%) Windows
2 35 (15.22%) Windows 7
3 29 (12.61%) Windows XP
4 23 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (6.96%) Windows 8
7 13 (5.65%) Linux
8 10 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.91%) Windows Vista
10 6 (2.61%) Android
11 5 (2.17%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.30%) VMS
13 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.26%) ITIL
2 41 (17.83%) Project Management
3 26 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.87%) ETL
5 22 (9.57%) MVC
6 20 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (8.26%) PRINCE2
8 16 (6.96%) CRM
8 16 (6.96%) Release Management
9 15 (6.52%) OO
9 15 (6.52%) Regression Testing
9 15 (6.52%) Service Delivery
10 14 (6.09%) OOD
11 13 (5.65%) System Testing
12 12 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (5.22%) Service Management
12 12 (5.22%) Analytics
12 12 (5.22%) Automation Testing
12 12 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 52 (22.61%) SQL
2 41 (17.83%) C#
3 21 (9.13%) T-SQL
4 13 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.35%) Java
6 7 (3.04%) C
7 6 (2.61%) VB
8 5 (2.17%) C++
9 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.87%) VBA
10 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) Lingo
11 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (17.83%) Degree
2 33 (14.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (10.87%) MCSE
5 15 (6.52%) ISEB
6 14 (6.09%) CCNP
6 14 (6.09%) CCNA
7 7 (3.04%) MCP
7 7 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (3.04%) CCSE
7 7 (3.04%) JNCIS
7 7 (3.04%) MCITP
8 6 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.17%) MCTS
9 5 (2.17%) CCSP
9 5 (2.17%) MCSA
10 4 (1.74%) CCIE
10 4 (1.74%) CCDP
10 4 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.96%) QA
2 11 (4.78%) SLA
3 7 (3.04%) COBIT
4 5 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (15.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.78%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.91%) XenApp
5 5 (2.17%) vSphere
6 4 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.74%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.91%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.04%) SCCM
4 5 (2.17%) SCOM
5 3 (1.30%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.30%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.87%) SCSM
6 2 (0.87%) Foglight
6 2 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 148 (64.35%) Microsoft
2 44 (19.13%) Cisco
3 28 (12.17%) VMware
4 19 (8.26%) HP
5 18 (7.83%) Oracle
6 15 (6.52%) Citrix
7 14 (6.09%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.78%) Apple
9 9 (3.91%) F5
10 8 (3.48%) McAfee
10 8 (3.48%) Blue Coat
10 8 (3.48%) Juniper
11 7 (3.04%) Google
11 7 (3.04%) SonicWALL
11 7 (3.04%) Websense
11 7 (3.04%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.04%) Aruba
11 7 (3.04%) Lumension
12 6 (2.61%) Symantec
13 5 (2.17%) Avaya
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
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Chatham, Kent
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