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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 32 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 88 121 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.01% 10.82% 9.64%
As % of the Applications category 46.81% 71.60% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 80 101 66
Average salary £32,250 £43,875 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.49% +13.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,060
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.22%
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
188 169 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.12% 15.12% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 176 144 103
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -8 9 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Stansted - 9 £22,500 -
West Malling +9 8 £51,250 +97.11% 1
Maidstone -9 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Folkestone - 5 £41,000 -
Dartford -14 4 £27,500 -38.88%
Faversham - 4 £36,250 -
Sevenoaks +12 3 £21,500 -49.70% 1
Whitstable -3 3 £21,500 -6.52% 3
Chatham +4 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Tonbridge -4 1 £28,000 -22.22% 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Snodland - 1 £32,000 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 154 (67.84%) Microsoft
2 98 (43.17%) Windows
3 82 (36.12%) MS Office
4 79 (34.80%) SQL Server
5 51 (22.47%) Cisco
6 45 (19.82%) SQL
6 45 (19.82%) ITIL
6 45 (19.82%) Windows 7
7 44 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (17.62%) Firewall
9 39 (17.18%) C#
9 39 (17.18%) Degree
10 38 (16.74%) Active Directory
11 37 (16.30%) Finance
12 35 (15.42%) .NET
12 35 (15.42%) MS Exchange
13 34 (14.98%) Windows XP
13 34 (14.98%) VMware
14 33 (14.54%) WAN
15 32 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
16 30 (13.22%) LAN
17 29 (12.78%) HTML
17 29 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (12.33%) Project Management
18 28 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
20 26 (11.45%) CSS
20 26 (11.45%) MCSE
21 24 (10.57%) MS PowerPoint
22 23 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (15.42%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (3.52%) CMS
5 8 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.52%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.76%) SAS
7 4 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.32%) WordPress
8 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.88%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 82 (36.12%) MS Office
2 24 (10.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (5.29%) MS Project
4 8 (3.52%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.96%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.52%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.64%) WebTrends
4 5 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.44%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.64%) Office 365
3 2 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.62%) Firewall
2 33 (14.54%) WAN
3 30 (13.22%) LAN
4 22 (9.69%) TCP/IP
5 17 (7.49%) DNS
6 16 (7.05%) VPN
6 16 (7.05%) Wireless
7 14 (6.17%) SAN
7 14 (6.17%) DHCP
8 13 (5.73%) IP Telephony
9 12 (5.29%) VLAN
10 10 (4.41%) ADSL
11 9 (3.96%) SMTP
11 9 (3.96%) Network Security
11 9 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (3.52%) IMAP
12 8 (3.52%) DMZ
13 7 (3.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (3.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (3.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (34.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.52%) MySQL
5 8 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.64%) MS Access
8 5 (2.20%) DTS
8 5 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.76%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.76%) Big Data
10 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (0.88%) SSDT
11 2 (0.88%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.88%) OLTP
11 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (5.29%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.96%) SoapUI
4 7 (3.08%) Ranorex
5 6 (2.64%) Maven
6 5 (2.20%) Selenium
7 4 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.32%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.32%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.32%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.88%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.88%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.44%) MSI
10 1 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.44%) NUnit
10 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.44%) NCrunch
General
1 37 (16.30%) Finance
2 20 (8.81%) Marketing
3 12 (5.29%) Retail
4 9 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.52%) Advertising
6 7 (3.08%) Legal
7 5 (2.20%) Publishing
8 4 (1.76%) Games
9 2 (0.88%) Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.88%) Law
9 2 (0.88%) Local Government
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (19.38%) Analyst
2 34 (14.98%) Developer
3 20 (8.81%) Support Engineer
4 12 (5.29%) Business Analyst
4 12 (5.29%) .NET Developer
4 12 (5.29%) IT Support
4 12 (5.29%) Head of Infrastructure
5 11 (4.85%) Network Engineer
6 10 (4.41%) Support Analyst
6 10 (4.41%) Support Manager
7 9 (3.96%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (3.96%) DBA
7 9 (3.96%) Consultant
7 9 (3.96%) Graduate
7 9 (3.96%) Data Analyst
7 9 (3.96%) SQL DBA
8 8 (3.52%) Junior
8 8 (3.52%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.52%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.42%) .NET
2 29 (12.78%) HTML
3 26 (11.45%) CSS
4 21 (9.25%) XML
5 17 (7.49%) ASP.NET
6 13 (5.73%) SOAP
7 12 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (4.85%) HTML5
9 9 (3.96%) WCF
10 8 (3.52%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.52%) CSS3
10 8 (3.52%) MAPI
11 7 (3.08%) JSON
11 7 (3.08%) WPF
11 7 (3.08%) REST
12 6 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (2.64%) Spring
12 6 (2.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (2.64%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.37%) iPhone
3 11 (4.85%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.41%) PDA
5 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.08%) Replication
6 5 (2.20%) NHS
6 5 (2.20%) e-Health
6 5 (2.20%) iPad
7 4 (1.76%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.32%) AS400
8 3 (1.32%) User Experience
9 2 (0.88%) Social Media
9 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.88%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.88%) Statistics
10 1 (0.44%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.17%) Windows
2 45 (19.82%) Windows 7
3 34 (14.98%) Windows XP
4 28 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (10.13%) Windows 8
6 21 (9.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (7.93%) Linux
8 15 (6.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (5.29%) Windows Vista
10 9 (3.96%) Android
11 5 (2.20%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.32%) VMS
13 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.88%) UNIX
13 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.82%) ITIL
2 28 (12.33%) Project Management
3 27 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (9.69%) MVC
5 19 (8.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (7.49%) Analytics
7 15 (6.61%) Service Delivery
7 15 (6.61%) OO
8 14 (6.17%) OOD
8 14 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.17%) Release Management
9 12 (5.29%) Data Analysis
9 12 (5.29%) Service Management
9 12 (5.29%) SEO
10 11 (4.85%) ETL
10 11 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (4.41%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.41%) Regression Testing
11 10 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.82%) SQL
2 39 (17.18%) C#
3 14 (6.17%) T-SQL
4 13 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.96%) Java
6 7 (3.08%) C
6 7 (3.08%) VB
7 5 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.20%) C++
8 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.32%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.88%) VBA
9 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.44%) VBScript
10 1 (0.44%) Delphi
10 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (17.18%) Degree
2 32 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (11.45%) MCSE
5 16 (7.05%) CCNA
6 14 (6.17%) CCNP
7 10 (4.41%) ISEB
8 9 (3.96%) MCP
9 7 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (3.08%) CCSE
9 7 (3.08%) JNCIS
10 6 (2.64%) MCITP
10 6 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.20%) CCSP
11 5 (2.20%) MCSA
12 4 (1.76%) CCIE
12 4 (1.76%) CCDP
12 4 (1.76%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (1.32%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.29%) QA
2 10 (4.41%) SLA
3 7 (3.08%) COBIT
4 6 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (2.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (16.74%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.17%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.96%) XenApp
5 5 (2.20%) vSphere
6 4 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.76%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.88%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (5.29%) Backup Exec
2 9 (3.96%) SCCM
3 7 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.76%) SCOM
5 2 (0.88%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.88%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.88%) SCSM
5 2 (0.88%) Foglight
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 154 (67.84%) Microsoft
2 51 (22.47%) Cisco
3 34 (14.98%) VMware
4 20 (8.81%) Citrix
5 18 (7.93%) Oracle
6 15 (6.61%) CheckPoint
7 14 (6.17%) Apple
7 14 (6.17%) HP
8 11 (4.85%) Google
9 9 (3.96%) Symantec
9 9 (3.96%) F5
10 8 (3.52%) McAfee
10 8 (3.52%) Draytek
10 8 (3.52%) Blue Coat
10 8 (3.52%) Juniper
11 7 (3.08%) SonicWALL
11 7 (3.08%) Websense
11 7 (3.08%) Aruba
11 7 (3.08%) SolarWinds
11 7 (3.08%) Lumension
Tonbridge, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £26000 - £33000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, company car
Posted: 13 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago