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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 104 147 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.73% 11.81% 6.99%
As % of the Applications category 51.49% 61.51% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 97 90 68
Average salary £29,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
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
202 239 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.85% 19.20% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 186 166 100
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -11 13 £27,000 -38.28% 4
Maidstone 0 12 £31,000 +26.53% 2
Sevenoaks +10 10 £21,500 -50.00% 1
Stansted - 7 £30,000 -
Whitstable 0 6 £21,625 -
Rochester -2 4 £27,500 -23.61%
Tonbridge -4 4 £28,000 +5.66%
Chatham - 3 £21,000 -
West Malling +6 2 £77,500 +63.15% 2
Folkestone +4 2 £41,000 +7.89%
Sittingbourne +1 2 £43,250 -42.33%
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 137 (68.84%) Microsoft
2 94 (47.24%) Windows
3 83 (41.71%) SQL Server
4 70 (35.18%) MS Office
5 66 (33.17%) SQL
6 45 (22.61%) Finance
6 45 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (22.11%) VMware
8 38 (19.10%) .NET
8 38 (19.10%) HTML
9 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (17.59%) MS Exchange
11 34 (17.09%) Active Directory
11 34 (17.09%) Firewall
11 34 (17.09%) Windows 7
12 33 (16.58%) Windows 8
12 33 (16.58%) Cisco
13 32 (16.08%) DNS
13 32 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (15.08%) DHCP
15 28 (14.07%) Citrix
15 28 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (13.57%) SAN
17 26 (13.07%) VPN
17 26 (13.07%) Windows XP
17 26 (13.07%) Degree
18 25 (12.56%) Windows Server 2012
18 25 (12.56%) Linux
18 25 (12.56%) C#
19 24 (12.06%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (17.59%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.03%) IIS
7 8 (4.02%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.02%) CMS
8 6 (3.02%) SAS
9 5 (2.51%) Apache
9 5 (2.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.51%) WordPress
10 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.51%) Lync
11 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 70 (35.18%) MS Office
2 12 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.51%) MS Project
4 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 5 (2.51%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.51%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.01%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.53%) Office 365
2 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.09%) Firewall
2 32 (16.08%) DNS
3 30 (15.08%) DHCP
4 27 (13.57%) SAN
5 26 (13.07%) VPN
6 21 (10.55%) Wireless
7 20 (10.05%) TCP/IP
8 18 (9.05%) VLAN
9 16 (8.04%) SMTP
10 13 (6.53%) DMZ
10 13 (6.53%) IMAP
11 12 (6.03%) VoIP
12 11 (5.53%) WAN
13 9 (4.52%) Internet
14 8 (4.02%) ADSL
15 6 (3.02%) LAN
15 6 (3.02%) HTTP
15 6 (3.02%) MPLS
15 6 (3.02%) IPsec
16 5 (2.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (41.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.02%) MySQL
5 6 (3.02%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.51%) DTS
6 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.01%) Redis
8 3 (1.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.51%) MS Access
9 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.01%) OLTP
9 2 (1.01%) Data Mart
9 2 (1.01%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (4.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.02%) Maven
2 6 (3.02%) ReSharper
2 6 (3.02%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.50%) NCrunch
4 1 (0.50%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.50%) MSI
4 1 (0.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 45 (22.61%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Advertising
3 10 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.02%) Marketing
5 5 (2.51%) Publishing
6 3 (1.51%) Legal
6 3 (1.51%) French Language
6 3 (1.51%) German Language
6 3 (1.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (33.17%) Analyst
2 31 (15.58%) Support Analyst
3 28 (14.07%) Developer
4 22 (11.06%) Support Engineer
5 15 (7.54%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (6.53%) Systems Support
6 13 (6.53%) Junior
6 13 (6.53%) Systems Support Engineer
7 11 (5.53%) DBA
7 11 (5.53%) SQL DBA
7 11 (5.53%) Junior Developer
8 10 (5.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (4.52%) Network Engineer
9 9 (4.52%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (4.52%) QA Analyst
9 9 (4.52%) IT Support
10 8 (4.02%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.02%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.10%) HTML
1 38 (19.10%) .NET
2 24 (12.06%) CSS
3 19 (9.55%) ASP.NET
4 17 (8.54%) HTML5
5 13 (6.53%) MAPI
6 11 (5.53%) XML
7 9 (4.52%) Web Services
7 9 (4.52%) JSON
7 9 (4.52%) WCF
8 8 (4.02%) jQuery
8 8 (4.02%) CSS3
8 8 (4.02%) WinForms
9 7 (3.52%) REST
9 7 (3.52%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.02%) Silverlight
10 6 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.02%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.02%) Spring
10 6 (3.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.61%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.55%) iPhone
3 18 (9.05%) Blackberry
4 13 (6.53%) PDA
5 12 (6.03%) Management Information System
5 12 (6.03%) Replication
6 10 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.52%) Thin Client
7 9 (4.52%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.51%) NHS
8 5 (2.51%) iPad
9 4 (2.01%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.01%) e-Health
10 3 (1.51%) Statistics
10 3 (1.51%) AS400
10 3 (1.51%) User Experience
10 3 (1.51%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.01%) Social Media
11 2 (1.01%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (1.01%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.24%) Windows
2 34 (17.09%) Windows 7
3 33 (16.58%) Windows 8
4 32 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (13.07%) Windows XP
6 25 (12.56%) Linux
6 25 (12.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (10.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (8.54%) Windows Vista
9 13 (6.53%) Android
10 5 (2.51%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.51%) UNIX
10 5 (2.51%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (10.55%) ITIL
3 18 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (8.54%) Project Management
4 17 (8.54%) Analytics
5 16 (8.04%) MVC
6 13 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (6.53%) OO
7 12 (6.03%) OOD
8 11 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (5.03%) Test Scripting
10 9 (4.52%) Business Continuity
10 9 (4.52%) Information Security
10 9 (4.52%) ERP
10 9 (4.52%) SEO
10 9 (4.52%) Scrum
11 8 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.02%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.02%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (33.17%) SQL
2 25 (12.56%) C#
3 20 (10.05%) T-SQL
4 16 (8.04%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.03%) VB
6 10 (5.03%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.52%) Java
7 7 (3.52%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.02%) VB6
8 6 (3.02%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.51%) VBA
10 2 (1.01%) C
10 2 (1.01%) C++
10 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) VBScript
11 1 (0.50%) R
11 1 (0.50%) Delphi
11 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (13.07%) Degree
2 19 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.04%) CCNA
4 14 (7.04%) MCSE
5 8 (4.02%) CCNP
6 6 (3.02%) MCP
7 5 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.51%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.51%) MCSA
8 3 (1.51%) MCITP
9 2 (1.01%) CCSP
9 2 (1.01%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.01%) CCSE
10 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CCIE
10 1 (0.50%) CCDP
10 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.04%) SLA
3 12 (6.03%) QA
4 5 (2.51%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.51%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.50%) COBIT
7 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (17.09%) Active Directory
3 24 (12.06%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.52%) vSphere
5 6 (3.02%) XenApp
6 5 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.01%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.50%) XenServer
8 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (7.04%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.02%) SCCM
3 4 (2.01%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 137 (68.84%) Microsoft
2 44 (22.11%) VMware
3 33 (16.58%) Cisco
4 28 (14.07%) Citrix
5 19 (9.55%) Apple
6 14 (7.04%) Symantec
7 13 (6.53%) Oracle
7 13 (6.53%) Draytek
8 10 (5.03%) Google
9 8 (4.02%) Avaya
9 8 (4.02%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.02%) HP
10 6 (3.02%) Veeam
11 4 (2.01%) AirMagnet
12 3 (1.51%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.51%) McAfee
12 3 (1.51%) SAP
12 3 (1.51%) Dell
12 3 (1.51%) Juniper
12 3 (1.51%) Tealeaf
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £100000 Per Annum 8% Non Contributory Pension + Bon
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
AXA
Salary: From £29,988 - Subject to experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
AXA
Salary: up to c £63,200 dep on exp + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago