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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 121 120 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.13% 11.89% 12.41%
As % of the Applications category 62.69% 57.97% 63.55%
Number of salaries quoted 98 99 120
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
193 207 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.76% 20.52% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 165 162 182
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -17 29 £33,000 +24.52% 4
Dartford +5 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Maidstone +6 9 £33,750 -2.17%
Rochester - 5 £37,000 -
Chatham -3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
West Malling -4 3 £37,500 -33.33% 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £38,500 - 2
Folkestone -2 2 £30,500 +8.92%
Stansted -1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 161 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 97 (42.17%) SQL
3 87 (37.83%) Windows
4 76 (33.04%) SQL Server
5 63 (27.39%) MS Office
6 56 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (21.30%) Active Directory
8 41 (17.83%) VMware
8 41 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (16.96%) Finance
10 38 (16.52%) Degree
10 38 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (15.22%) .NET
11 35 (15.22%) MS Exchange
12 33 (14.35%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (13.04%) Office 365
14 30 (13.04%) Data Analysis
15 29 (12.61%) Web Services
15 29 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 28 (12.17%) Hyper-V
16 28 (12.17%) Data Mapping
16 28 (12.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 28 (12.17%) Dashboard Development
16 28 (12.17%) XML
16 28 (12.17%) OLAP
16 28 (12.17%) DNS
17 25 (10.87%) ITIL
17 25 (10.87%) C#

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.96%) IIS
3 15 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.78%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (4.35%) SAS
7 8 (3.48%) Apache
8 7 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.17%) Lync
10 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.43%) WordPress
12 1 (0.43%) FileNet
12 1 (0.43%) CMS
12 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 63 (27.39%) MS Office
2 9 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.04%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.04%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.04%) Office 365
2 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) PaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.17%) DNS
2 20 (8.70%) Firewall
3 18 (7.83%) SAN
4 16 (6.96%) TCP/IP
5 13 (5.65%) VPN
6 11 (4.78%) DHCP
7 10 (4.35%) VLAN
8 9 (3.91%) SMTP
9 8 (3.48%) HTTP
9 8 (3.48%) Wireless
9 8 (3.48%) NAS
10 7 (3.04%) iSCSI
10 7 (3.04%) IMAP
10 7 (3.04%) VoIP
10 7 (3.04%) DMZ
11 6 (2.61%) Internet
12 4 (1.74%) WAN
12 4 (1.74%) LAN
13 2 (0.87%) PPP
13 2 (0.87%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (33.04%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.35%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (12.17%) OLAP
3 28 (12.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 23 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.78%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.04%) MS Access
9 6 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.17%) Base SAS
10 5 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.17%) Informix
10 5 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.74%) Redis
12 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.78%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.35%) Xcode
3 10 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.74%) Selenium
4 4 (1.74%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.30%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.30%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.30%) Fiddler
5 3 (1.30%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.87%) NUnit
6 2 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.87%) Moq
7 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.43%) MSTest
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 10 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.61%) Advertising
4 5 (2.17%) Banking
5 4 (1.74%) Legal
5 4 (1.74%) French Language
6 3 (1.30%) German Language
6 3 (1.30%) Law
7 2 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (37.39%) Analyst
2 44 (19.13%) Developer
3 34 (14.78%) Support Engineer
4 30 (13.04%) MI Analyst
5 20 (8.70%) Information Analyst
6 19 (8.26%) Support Analyst
7 18 (7.83%) DBA
8 17 (7.39%) Desktop Support
8 17 (7.39%) Desktop Engineer
9 16 (6.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 15 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (5.65%) SQL DBA
12 11 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (4.35%) Business Analyst
13 10 (4.35%) Android Developer
13 10 (4.35%) iOS Developer
14 9 (3.91%) IT Support
14 9 (3.91%) Senior Support Engineer
14 9 (3.91%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.22%) .NET
2 29 (12.61%) Web Services
3 28 (12.17%) XML
4 23 (10.00%) HTML
4 23 (10.00%) JSON
5 20 (8.70%) REST
5 20 (8.70%) OpenGL
6 17 (7.39%) CSS
7 15 (6.52%) ASP.NET
8 10 (4.35%) HTML5
8 10 (4.35%) Cocoa
8 10 (4.35%) Cocoa Touch
8 10 (4.35%) Android SDK
9 7 (3.04%) MAPI
9 7 (3.04%) SOAP
10 5 (2.17%) jQuery
10 5 (2.17%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.57%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 17 (7.39%) iPhone
5 11 (4.78%) Blackberry
6 10 (4.35%) Replication
6 10 (4.35%) iPad
7 9 (3.91%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.04%) PDA
9 6 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.74%) Social Media
11 4 (1.74%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.74%) NHS
11 4 (1.74%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.30%) Clustering
12 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.87%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 87 (37.83%) Windows
2 31 (13.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (10.43%) Windows 8
5 20 (8.70%) Android
6 19 (8.26%) Linux
7 17 (7.39%) Apple iOS
8 16 (6.96%) Windows XP
8 16 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (6.96%) UNIX
9 14 (6.09%) Windows 7
10 12 (5.22%) Windows Vista
11 7 (3.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 28 (12.17%) Data Mapping
4 28 (12.17%) Dashboard Development
5 25 (10.87%) ITIL
6 20 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 20 (8.70%) Memory Management
7 13 (5.65%) ITIL V3
7 13 (5.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 13 (5.65%) Test Scripting
8 12 (5.22%) Asset Management
9 11 (4.78%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.35%) Android Development
10 10 (4.35%) iOS Development
10 10 (4.35%) SDLC
10 10 (4.35%) Scrum
11 9 (3.91%) Automated Testing
12 7 (3.04%) Data Protection
12 7 (3.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 97 (42.17%) SQL
2 25 (10.87%) C#
3 18 (7.83%) T-SQL
4 16 (6.96%) VB
5 13 (5.65%) Java
5 13 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.65%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.22%) VBA
7 10 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 8 (3.48%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.17%) Python
9 5 (2.17%) R
9 5 (2.17%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.30%) VB6
11 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.87%) C
11 2 (0.87%) VBScript
12 1 (0.43%) PHP
12 1 (0.43%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 38 (16.52%) Degree
2 11 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.61%) MCSA
4 5 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.74%) MCSE
5 4 (1.74%) MCP
5 4 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) MCTS
7 2 (0.87%) MCITP
7 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CCNA
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) CCA
8 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.43%) CCNP
8 1 (0.43%) CCSA
8 1 (0.43%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.91%) QA
2 8 (3.48%) SLA
3 6 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (21.30%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.17%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.09%) vSphere
5 11 (4.78%) XenApp
6 9 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.61%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.17%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.30%) vCloud
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.43%) Firmware
10 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (5.22%) Backup Exec
2 11 (4.78%) SCCM
3 6 (2.61%) SCOM
3 6 (2.61%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.74%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 161 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 41 (17.83%) VMware
3 22 (9.57%) Oracle
4 20 (8.70%) Citrix
4 20 (8.70%) Cisco
5 11 (4.78%) Veeam
6 9 (3.91%) HP
7 8 (3.48%) Apple
8 7 (3.04%) Draytek
8 7 (3.04%) Symantec
9 5 (2.17%) Red Gate
10 4 (1.74%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (1.74%) Avaya
11 3 (1.30%) Dell
11 3 (1.30%) Intel
11 3 (1.30%) Hummingbird
12 2 (0.87%) SonicWALL
12 2 (0.87%) Google
12 2 (0.87%) Sybase
12 2 (0.87%) SAP
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 28000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago