The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2175 2766 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.49% 12.21% 10.62%
As % of the Applications category 66.94% 68.93% 62.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 2220 1950
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3249 4013 3724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.67% 17.72% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 3128 3075
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South East region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in the South East

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the South East

MS Excel
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Surrey 0 573 £41,500 +3.75% 48
Hampshire 0 441 £35,500 +9.23% 50
Berkshire -4 435 £40,000 +4.57% 55
Buckinghamshire -3 206 £35,000 -6.66% 37
Oxfordshire -1 133 £30,000 -6.25% 21
West Sussex 0 131 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Kent -5 99 £35,000 -17.64% 11
East Sussex -1 97 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Middlesex +7 38 £42,750 -10.00% 1
Sussex - 9 £40,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 7 £80,000 -
Isle of Wight 0 2 £21,000 -20.75%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 3469 (74.49%) Microsoft
2 1794 (38.52%) Windows
3 1492 (32.04%) SQL
4 1402 (30.11%) SQL Server
5 1107 (23.77%) MS Office
6 921 (19.78%) Active Directory
7 835 (17.93%) .NET
8 817 (17.54%) C#
9 809 (17.37%) Degree
10 794 (17.05%) Finance
11 773 (16.60%) VMware
12 766 (16.45%) ITIL
13 721 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
14 626 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
15 553 (11.87%) HTML
16 541 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 536 (11.51%) MS Exchange
18 520 (11.17%) ASP.NET
19 517 (11.10%) JavaScript
19 517 (11.10%) Microsoft Certification
20 511 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
21 505 (10.84%) Cisco
22 500 (10.74%) MS PowerPoint
23 484 (10.39%) Project Management
24 457 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
25 439 (9.43%) Firewall
26 412 (8.85%) CSS
27 409 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
28 400 (8.59%) Linux
29 389 (8.35%) WAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 536 (11.51%) MS Exchange
2 378 (8.12%) SharePoint
3 269 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 223 (4.79%) IIS
5 141 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 130 (2.79%) Lync
7 127 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 84 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 76 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 66 (1.42%) SAS
11 61 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
12 56 (1.20%) CMS
13 53 (1.14%) Apache
14 42 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
15 39 (0.84%) Tomcat
16 37 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
17 35 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 29 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
19 21 (0.45%) Umbraco
19 21 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1107 (23.77%) MS Office
2 500 (10.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 245 (5.26%) MS Project
4 219 (4.70%) MS Visio
5 107 (2.30%) PowerPivot
6 36 (0.77%) SPSS
6 36 (0.77%) Photoshop
7 25 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.28%) AutoCAD
10 12 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
11 10 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
12 8 (0.17%) InfoPath
13 7 (0.15%) GNU Octave
14 4 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (0.086%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.064%) InDesign
16 2 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.043%) CINEMA 4D
16 2 (0.043%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 141 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 33 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 15 (0.32%) assyst
4 15 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
7 6 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.13%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.13%) SAP PS
7 6 (0.13%) Primavera
8 5 (0.11%) Summit
8 5 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
8 5 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
8 5 (0.11%) Aareon QL
8 5 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 178 (3.82%) Office 365
2 87 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (1.59%) SaaS
5 31 (0.67%) IaaS
6 26 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.26%) PaaS
9 8 (0.17%) Force.com
10 7 (0.15%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.086%) GitHub
12 3 (0.064%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.064%) Yammer
13 2 (0.043%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.043%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.043%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.043%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.021%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.021%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 439 (9.43%) Firewall
2 389 (8.35%) WAN
3 382 (8.20%) LAN
4 346 (7.43%) DNS
5 313 (6.72%) TCP/IP
6 237 (5.09%) DHCP
7 232 (4.98%) SAN
8 174 (3.74%) Internet
9 163 (3.50%) VoIP
10 147 (3.16%) VPN
11 84 (1.80%) Network Security
12 83 (1.78%) Wireless
13 82 (1.76%) SMTP
14 60 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
15 58 (1.25%) MPLS
16 56 (1.20%) VLAN
17 54 (1.16%) NAS
18 50 (1.07%) iSCSI
19 47 (1.01%) Intranet
20 45 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1402 (30.11%) SQL Server
2 377 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 319 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 294 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 230 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
6 228 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 165 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 115 (2.47%) MySQL
9 109 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 97 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 96 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 85 (1.83%) MS Access
13 80 (1.72%) Oracle Database
14 63 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
15 60 (1.29%) Big Data
16 59 (1.27%) RDBMS
17 58 (1.25%) OLAP
18 56 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
19 55 (1.18%) NoSQL
20 50 (1.07%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 301 (6.46%) Visual Studio
2 199 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 88 (1.89%) ReSharper
4 59 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 56 (1.20%) JIRA
6 52 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 38 (0.82%) Git (software)
8 35 (0.75%) Selenium
9 33 (0.71%) NUnit
10 27 (0.58%) Moq
11 24 (0.52%) TeamCity
12 23 (0.49%) Subversion
13 21 (0.45%) Fiddler
14 16 (0.34%) HP UFT
14 16 (0.34%) SoapUI
15 15 (0.32%) LINQPad
16 12 (0.26%) LoadUI
16 12 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.24%) Jenkins
17 11 (0.24%) Clang
General
1 794 (17.05%) Finance
2 255 (5.48%) Marketing
3 236 (5.07%) Retail
4 231 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 91 (1.95%) Banking
6 89 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 64 (1.37%) Legal
8 53 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 50 (1.07%) Electronics
10 49 (1.05%) Advertising
11 47 (1.01%) Back Office
12 45 (0.97%) German Language
13 43 (0.92%) Front Office
14 42 (0.90%) Billing
15 41 (0.88%) Aerospace
16 40 (0.86%) Publishing
17 38 (0.82%) Automotive
18 34 (0.73%) French Language
19 33 (0.71%) Dutch Language
20 27 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 1026 (22.03%) Analyst
2 945 (20.29%) Developer
3 392 (8.42%) Support Engineer
4 328 (7.04%) Support Analyst
5 283 (6.08%) Consultant
6 275 (5.91%) .NET Developer
6 275 (5.91%) C# Developer
7 201 (4.32%) Administrator
8 189 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 187 (4.02%) Project Manager
10 181 (3.89%) IT Support
11 178 (3.82%) Senior Developer
12 174 (3.74%) Service Analyst
13 171 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
14 157 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
15 148 (3.18%) Applications Support
15 148 (3.18%) DBA
16 144 (3.09%) Architect
17 139 (2.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 136 (2.92%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 835 (17.93%) .NET
2 553 (11.87%) HTML
3 520 (11.17%) ASP.NET
4 412 (8.85%) CSS
5 269 (5.78%) jQuery
6 260 (5.58%) XML
7 256 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 255 (5.48%) .NET Framework
9 217 (4.66%) Web Services
10 208 (4.47%) HTML5
11 171 (3.67%) WCF
12 132 (2.83%) Entity Framework
13 125 (2.68%) Ajax
14 94 (2.02%) AngularJS
15 81 (1.74%) JSON
16 69 (1.48%) CSS3
17 67 (1.44%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (1.37%) COM
19 61 (1.31%) REST
20 59 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 626 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 264 (5.67%) Data Centre
3 241 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 200 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 117 (2.51%) Clustering
6 96 (2.06%) Blackberry
7 91 (1.95%) Client/Server
8 90 (1.93%) User Experience
9 87 (1.87%) Mathematics
10 86 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
11 80 (1.72%) Statistics
12 79 (1.70%) Replication
13 67 (1.44%) Mobile App
14 65 (1.40%) Social Media
15 52 (1.12%) Visualisation
16 51 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
17 49 (1.05%) Fat Client
17 49 (1.05%) Thin Client
18 43 (0.92%) NHS
19 38 (0.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1794 (38.52%) Windows
2 511 (10.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 409 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 400 (8.59%) Linux
5 388 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 256 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 228 (4.90%) Windows 8
8 210 (4.51%) Windows XP
9 203 (4.36%) UNIX
10 90 (1.93%) Windows Vista
11 78 (1.67%) Android
12 76 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 57 (1.22%) Apple iOS
14 35 (0.75%) Solaris
15 34 (0.73%) Mac OS X
16 25 (0.54%) AIX
17 24 (0.52%) CentOS
18 22 (0.47%) Windows 2000
19 19 (0.41%) Mac OS
20 10 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 766 (16.45%) ITIL
2 721 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
3 484 (10.39%) Project Management
4 457 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
5 384 (8.25%) MVC
6 247 (5.30%) PRINCE2
7 232 (4.98%) CRM
8 230 (4.94%) Software Engineering
9 224 (4.81%) Scrum
10 214 (4.60%) Service Management
11 177 (3.80%) Time Management
12 174 (3.74%) TDD
13 171 (3.67%) Service Delivery
14 170 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
15 167 (3.59%) SDLC
16 166 (3.56%) Mentoring
17 161 (3.46%) Change Management
18 160 (3.44%) Analytics
19 149 (3.20%) OO
20 147 (3.16%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1492 (32.04%) SQL
2 817 (17.54%) C#
3 517 (11.10%) JavaScript
4 376 (8.07%) T-SQL
5 226 (4.85%) Java
6 176 (3.78%) PowerShell
7 152 (3.26%) VBA
8 112 (2.40%) PHP
9 100 (2.15%) VB.NET
10 98 (2.10%) C++
11 89 (1.91%) VB
12 75 (1.61%) Python
13 74 (1.59%) C
14 68 (1.46%) Perl
15 57 (1.22%) PL/SQL
16 56 (1.20%) VBScript
17 24 (0.52%) Ruby
17 24 (0.52%) R
18 21 (0.45%) COBOL
19 18 (0.39%) Ada
Qualifications
1 809 (17.37%) Degree
2 517 (11.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 315 (6.76%) Security Cleared
4 292 (6.27%) MCSE
5 269 (5.78%) MCP
6 223 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
7 200 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 175 (3.76%) MCITP
9 142 (3.05%) CCNA
10 102 (2.19%) MCSA
11 90 (1.93%) CCNP
12 87 (1.87%) ISEB
13 83 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
14 81 (1.74%) A+ Certification
15 80 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 80 (1.72%) DV Cleared
16 76 (1.63%) MCTS
17 49 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
17 49 (1.05%) CCIE
18 48 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (7.88%) SLA
2 201 (4.32%) QA
3 52 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.21%) COBIT
6 10 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.11%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.086%) P3O
8 4 (0.086%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.064%) GCP
9 3 (0.064%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.043%) GAMP
10 2 (0.043%) GPG13
11 1 (0.021%) JTAG
11 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.021%) HL7
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 921 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 541 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 345 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 136 (2.92%) XenApp
5 107 (2.30%) vSphere
6 64 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 62 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 62 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
8 47 (1.01%) Terminal Services
9 35 (0.75%) IMail Server
10 33 (0.71%) XenServer
11 30 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
12 27 (0.58%) Terminal Server
13 26 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
14 19 (0.41%) UAG
14 19 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 18 (0.39%) vCloud
16 17 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
17 15 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 221 (4.75%) SCCM
2 93 (2.00%) SCOM
3 71 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 23 (0.49%) EdgeSight
5 22 (0.47%) SCVMM
5 22 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.41%) Puppet
6 19 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.34%) Nagios
8 14 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 9 (0.19%) FortiGate
13 8 (0.17%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
13 8 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (0.17%) WSUS
14 7 (0.15%) NetBackup
15 6 (0.13%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3469 (74.49%) Microsoft
2 773 (16.60%) VMware
3 505 (10.84%) Cisco
4 367 (7.88%) Citrix
5 332 (7.13%) HP
6 286 (6.14%) Oracle
7 146 (3.14%) Juniper
8 117 (2.51%) SAP
9 92 (1.98%) Dell
10 84 (1.80%) IBM
11 81 (1.74%) Red Hat
11 81 (1.74%) Symantec
12 73 (1.57%) Apple
13 68 (1.46%) Cognos
14 64 (1.37%) NetApp
15 60 (1.29%) Tableau
16 59 (1.27%) F5
17 55 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
18 54 (1.16%) EMC
19 52 (1.12%) Avaya
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: £26k base + £2-3k Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
Computer People
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aquent LLC
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £17,000 - £19,500 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very negotiable salary with outstanding benefits package i
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sussex
RBW Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vitamin T
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35k plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 21 hours ago