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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2262 1986 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.07% 9.81% 10.10%
As % of the Applications category 65.02% 62.53% 64.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1938 1669 1901
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
3479 3176 3490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.03% 15.69% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 2597 2993
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 28 January 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 28 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
Surrey +9 583 £40,000 - 59
Berkshire 0 524 £40,000 +2.56% 66
Hampshire 0 471 £35,500 +1.42% 56
Buckinghamshire +3 225 £35,000 -12.50% 33
East Sussex +13 117 £40,000 +48.14% 9
Oxfordshire -8 105 £32,500 -7.14% 27
West Sussex +7 98 £32,000 -18.98% 15
Kent -9 81 £31,500 -30.00% 18
Middlesex +14 28 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Sussex -1 4 £33,000 -34.00% 1
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3573 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 1846 (38.51%) Windows
3 1418 (29.58%) SQL Server
4 1376 (28.71%) SQL
5 1196 (24.95%) MS Office
6 943 (19.67%) .NET
7 920 (19.19%) Active Directory
8 885 (18.46%) Degree
9 807 (16.84%) Finance
10 788 (16.44%) ITIL
11 787 (16.42%) C#
12 760 (15.86%) VMware
13 754 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
14 720 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
15 650 (13.56%) ASP.NET
16 640 (13.35%) HTML
16 640 (13.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 590 (12.31%) MS Exchange
18 573 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
19 538 (11.22%) SharePoint
20 520 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
21 511 (10.66%) Project Management
22 509 (10.62%) JavaScript
23 493 (10.29%) CSS
24 488 (10.18%) Citrix
25 477 (9.95%) Windows 7
26 473 (9.87%) Cisco
27 459 (9.58%) Firewall
28 424 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
29 415 (8.66%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 590 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 538 (11.22%) SharePoint
3 298 (6.22%) IIS
4 278 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 205 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 150 (3.13%) Lync
7 143 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 123 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 101 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 90 (1.88%) CMS
11 67 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
12 64 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 58 (1.21%) Confluence
14 55 (1.15%) Apache
15 48 (1.00%) JBoss
16 42 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
17 28 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 28 (0.58%) SAS
18 26 (0.54%) Tomcat
19 22 (0.46%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1196 (24.95%) MS Office
2 424 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 263 (5.49%) MS Project
4 160 (3.34%) MS Visio
5 99 (2.07%) PowerPivot
6 44 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 28 (0.58%) InfoPath
8 25 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.40%) Acrobat
10 16 (0.33%) Niku Workbench
10 16 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
11 14 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (0.19%) AutoCAD
13 6 (0.13%) FrameMaker
13 6 (0.13%) RoboHelp
14 3 (0.063%) InDesign
14 3 (0.063%) SPSS
14 3 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 1 (0.021%) Revit
15 1 (0.021%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 138 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 94 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 76 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 40 (0.83%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (0.27%) SiteCatalyst
6 12 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 12 (0.25%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.19%) Agresso
8 8 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
8 8 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.15%) SAP SD
9 7 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.15%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.13%) SAP HR
10 6 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 146 (3.05%) Office 365
2 96 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (1.38%) SaaS
4 25 (0.52%) IaaS
5 14 (0.29%) PaaS
6 11 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.17%) GitHub
7 8 (0.17%) Yammer
8 5 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.063%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.042%) Force.com
11 1 (0.021%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 459 (9.58%) Firewall
2 361 (7.53%) TCP/IP
3 350 (7.30%) WAN
4 335 (6.99%) LAN
5 298 (6.22%) DNS
6 235 (4.90%) SAN
7 221 (4.61%) Internet
8 192 (4.01%) DHCP
9 158 (3.30%) VPN
10 156 (3.25%) VoIP
11 97 (2.02%) Wireless
12 86 (1.79%) Network Security
13 77 (1.61%) Intranet
14 75 (1.56%) Ethernet
15 72 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
16 67 (1.40%) VLAN
17 57 (1.19%) MPLS
18 56 (1.17%) ADSL
19 49 (1.02%) SSL
20 40 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1418 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 297 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 265 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 261 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 216 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 206 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 142 (2.96%) MySQL
8 137 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 136 (2.84%) Relational Database
10 121 (2.52%) MS Access
11 108 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 92 (1.92%) Microsoft Power View
13 68 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
14 56 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
15 55 (1.15%) RavenDB
16 54 (1.13%) Oracle Database
17 53 (1.11%) Big Data
17 53 (1.11%) RDBMS
18 49 (1.02%) PerformancePoint
19 44 (0.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 312 (6.51%) Visual Studio
2 193 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 103 (2.15%) Git (software)
4 96 (2.00%) NUnit
5 92 (1.92%) JIRA
6 78 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
7 59 (1.23%) TeamCity
8 58 (1.21%) Moq
8 58 (1.21%) ReSharper
9 54 (1.13%) Cucumber
10 52 (1.08%) NCrunch
11 51 (1.06%) WATIR
12 49 (1.02%) Eclipse
13 37 (0.77%) Maven
14 36 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
15 28 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
16 27 (0.56%) JUnit
17 26 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 23 (0.48%) Subversion
19 22 (0.46%) Selenium
General
1 807 (16.84%) Finance
2 264 (5.51%) Marketing
3 263 (5.49%) Retail
4 234 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 110 (2.30%) Legal
6 100 (2.09%) Advertising
7 77 (1.61%) Back Office
8 68 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 53 (1.11%) Banking
10 51 (1.06%) German Language
10 51 (1.06%) Publishing
11 48 (1.00%) Billing
12 43 (0.90%) Automotive
13 41 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 31 (0.65%) French Language
15 29 (0.61%) Aerospace
16 25 (0.52%) Spanish Language
17 24 (0.50%) Electronics
18 23 (0.48%) Law
19 21 (0.44%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 989 (20.63%) Analyst
2 970 (20.24%) Developer
3 474 (9.89%) Support Engineer
4 335 (6.99%) Support Analyst
5 327 (6.82%) Consultant
6 277 (5.78%) .NET Developer
7 214 (4.46%) C# Developer
8 201 (4.19%) Software Developer
9 196 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 182 (3.80%) IT Support
11 173 (3.61%) 1st Line Support
12 163 (3.40%) Administrator
13 160 (3.34%) Service Analyst
14 158 (3.30%) Architect
15 152 (3.17%) Service Desk Analyst
16 147 (3.07%) 2nd Line Support
17 142 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 140 (2.92%) Business Analyst
18 140 (2.92%) Junior
19 139 (2.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 943 (19.67%) .NET
2 650 (13.56%) ASP.NET
3 640 (13.35%) HTML
4 493 (10.29%) CSS
5 279 (5.82%) XML
6 257 (5.36%) .NET Framework
7 251 (5.24%) jQuery
8 243 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 228 (4.76%) Web Services
10 182 (3.80%) WCF
11 121 (2.52%) HTML5
12 115 (2.40%) Ajax
13 111 (2.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 84 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 71 (1.48%) WPF
16 56 (1.17%) Dapper ORM
17 55 (1.15%) SOAP
18 54 (1.13%) JSON
19 53 (1.11%) MSMQ
20 51 (1.06%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 754 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 227 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 218 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 133 (2.77%) Clustering
5 129 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 98 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 96 (2.00%) Blackberry
8 87 (1.82%) Thin Client
8 87 (1.82%) Fat Client
9 77 (1.61%) Open Source
10 72 (1.50%) Mobile App
11 65 (1.36%) Social Media
12 63 (1.31%) User Experience
12 63 (1.31%) Statistics
13 54 (1.13%) iPhone
14 51 (1.06%) Client/Server
15 44 (0.92%) Replication
16 42 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
17 41 (0.86%) E-Learning
18 36 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1846 (38.51%) Windows
2 573 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 477 (9.95%) Windows 7
4 371 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 340 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 335 (6.99%) Linux
7 315 (6.57%) Windows XP
8 163 (3.40%) UNIX
9 147 (3.07%) Windows 8
10 146 (3.05%) Windows Vista
11 77 (1.61%) Android
12 70 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
13 39 (0.81%) Windows 2000
14 28 (0.58%) Solaris
14 28 (0.58%) Mac OS X
15 23 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
16 21 (0.44%) Apple iOS
17 18 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (0.38%) Mac OS
18 14 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (16.44%) ITIL
2 720 (15.02%) Agile Software Development
3 511 (10.66%) Project Management
4 404 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
5 397 (8.28%) MVC
6 321 (6.70%) CRM
7 292 (6.09%) PRINCE2
8 262 (5.47%) Software Engineering
9 251 (5.24%) Service Delivery
10 226 (4.72%) OO
11 208 (4.34%) TDD
12 188 (3.92%) Service Management
13 183 (3.82%) Scrum
14 182 (3.80%) Migration
15 168 (3.51%) ERP
16 165 (3.44%) Mentoring
17 162 (3.38%) Time Management
18 161 (3.36%) Data Analysis
19 149 (3.11%) Incident Management
20 144 (3.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1376 (28.71%) SQL
2 787 (16.42%) C#
3 509 (10.62%) JavaScript
4 350 (7.30%) T-SQL
5 229 (4.78%) Java
6 185 (3.86%) VB.NET
7 147 (3.07%) PowerShell
8 130 (2.71%) VB
9 129 (2.69%) VBA
10 117 (2.44%) C
11 107 (2.23%) PHP
12 80 (1.67%) C++
13 55 (1.15%) Ruby
14 48 (1.00%) Python
15 46 (0.96%) Perl
16 41 (0.86%) VBScript
17 38 (0.79%) VB6
18 29 (0.61%) PL/SQL
19 22 (0.46%) Shell Script
20 14 (0.29%) Ada
Qualifications
1 885 (18.46%) Degree
2 640 (13.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 415 (8.66%) MCSE
4 345 (7.20%) Security Cleared
5 268 (5.59%) SC Cleared
6 262 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
7 255 (5.32%) MCP
8 230 (4.80%) MCITP
9 188 (3.92%) CCNA
10 142 (2.96%) MCSA
11 116 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 114 (2.38%) DV Cleared
13 94 (1.96%) MCTS
14 93 (1.94%) ISEB
14 93 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
15 86 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
16 82 (1.71%) CCA
17 70 (1.46%) PMI Certification
18 64 (1.34%) CCNP
19 58 (1.21%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 324 (6.76%) SLA
2 156 (3.25%) QA
3 68 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 60 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 39 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.44%) COBIT
7 15 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.083%) GPG13
10 3 (0.063%) P3O
10 3 (0.063%) HL7
10 3 (0.063%) DICOM
10 3 (0.063%) GxP
11 2 (0.042%) TickIT
11 2 (0.042%) COSO
12 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.021%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 920 (19.19%) Active Directory
2 520 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 247 (5.15%) Hyper-V
4 189 (3.94%) XenApp
5 116 (2.42%) vSphere
6 98 (2.04%) XenDesktop
7 88 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 71 (1.48%) VMware ESX
9 35 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
10 32 (0.67%) ISA Server
11 31 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
12 28 (0.58%) UAG
12 28 (0.58%) XenServer
12 28 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 25 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 15 (0.31%) Terminal Server
14 15 (0.31%) IMail Server
14 15 (0.31%) KVM
15 14 (0.29%) VMware Server
16 12 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 218 (4.55%) SCCM
2 125 (2.61%) SCOM
3 104 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 51 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 42 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 39 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
7 38 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 29 (0.61%) Nagios
8 29 (0.61%) NetBackup
9 23 (0.48%) SCVMM
10 18 (0.38%) WSUS
11 17 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 13 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
12 13 (0.27%) EdgeSight
12 13 (0.27%) cPanel
12 13 (0.27%) Webmin
12 13 (0.27%) Plesk
12 13 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
12 13 (0.27%) Netcool
13 11 (0.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3573 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 760 (15.86%) VMware
3 488 (10.18%) Citrix
4 473 (9.87%) Cisco
5 355 (7.41%) Oracle
6 322 (6.72%) HP
7 222 (4.63%) SAP
8 136 (2.84%) Symantec
9 104 (2.17%) Cognos
10 80 (1.67%) Juniper
11 76 (1.59%) Adobe
12 72 (1.50%) Dell
12 72 (1.50%) IBM
12 72 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
13 70 (1.46%) McAfee
14 69 (1.44%) Apple
14 69 (1.44%) F5
15 68 (1.42%) NetApp
16 67 (1.40%) EMC
17 65 (1.36%) CheckPoint
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum Plus generous package
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health plan and 25
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago