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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2641 2272 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.04% 10.77% 9.35%
As % of the Applications category 68.15% 64.97% 60.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 1855 1897
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3875 3497 3503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.66% 16.58% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2985 2885 3024
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +7 724 £37,500 - 66
Berkshire 0 606 £37,000 -3.89% 71
Hampshire +2 491 £32,500 -7.14% 77
Buckinghamshire 0 249 £39,500 -1.25% 40
Oxfordshire +11 180 £33,000 -5.71% 29
Kent +4 130 £45,000 - 17
West Sussex -5 124 £37,000 +15.62% 17
East Sussex +5 114 £35,000 -16.66% 12
Middlesex -14 18 £37,500 - 1
Isle of Wight -5 7 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Sussex +6 5 £27,500 -36.04% 1
Thames Valley +2 1 £40,000 -55.55%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3903 (72.53%) Microsoft
2 2061 (38.30%) Windows
3 1727 (32.09%) SQL Server
4 1626 (30.22%) SQL
5 1257 (23.36%) .NET
6 1231 (22.88%) MS Office
7 1041 (19.35%) C#
8 1040 (19.33%) Degree
9 961 (17.86%) Active Directory
10 876 (16.28%) Finance
11 854 (15.87%) ASP.NET
12 853 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
13 836 (15.54%) ITIL
14 808 (15.02%) VMware
15 775 (14.40%) HTML
16 728 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 715 (13.29%) JavaScript
18 701 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
19 671 (12.47%) Windows Server 2008
20 635 (11.80%) MS Exchange
21 620 (11.52%) SharePoint
22 610 (11.34%) Project Management
23 572 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
24 514 (9.55%) Citrix
25 500 (9.29%) CSS
26 488 (9.07%) MS PowerPoint
27 482 (8.96%) Windows 7
28 440 (8.18%) MVC
29 428 (7.95%) CRM
30 412 (7.66%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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
1 635 (11.80%) MS Exchange
2 620 (11.52%) SharePoint
3 363 (6.75%) IIS
4 324 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 233 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 170 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 169 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 151 (2.81%) Lync
9 111 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 90 (1.67%) Apache
11 84 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 75 (1.39%) CMS
13 72 (1.34%) Tomcat
14 59 (1.10%) Confluence
15 58 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
16 47 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 45 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
18 38 (0.71%) Umbraco
19 28 (0.52%) IBM Notes
20 24 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1231 (22.88%) MS Office
2 488 (9.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 334 (6.21%) MS Project
4 218 (4.05%) MS Visio
5 37 (0.69%) PowerPivot
6 23 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 22 (0.41%) InfoPath
8 15 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (0.26%) AutoCAD
10 13 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (0.22%) Acrobat
11 12 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.093%) RoboHelp
12 5 (0.093%) SPSS
13 4 (0.074%) InDesign
13 4 (0.074%) FrameMaker
14 3 (0.056%) Maya
14 3 (0.056%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.056%) FastStats
15 2 (0.037%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 148 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 76 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 73 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 47 (0.87%) Google Analytics
5 29 (0.54%) WebTrends
6 18 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
7 16 (0.30%) SiteCatalyst
8 14 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (0.24%) SAP HR
10 12 (0.22%) Sage 200
11 9 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 8 (0.15%) HFM
12 8 (0.15%) Exchequer
12 8 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
13 7 (0.13%) SAP Business One
13 7 (0.13%) Lawson
13 7 (0.13%) Movex
13 7 (0.13%) MFGPRO
14 6 (0.11%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 153 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (2.49%) Office 365
3 102 (1.90%) SaaS
4 29 (0.54%) IaaS
5 22 (0.41%) GitHub
6 20 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (0.17%) PaaS
9 6 (0.11%) Heroku
10 3 (0.056%) Taleo
11 2 (0.037%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.037%) Force.com
11 2 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.037%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.019%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 382 (7.10%) Firewall
2 336 (6.24%) DNS
3 322 (5.98%) Internet
4 296 (5.50%) TCP/IP
5 279 (5.18%) WAN
6 261 (4.85%) LAN
7 251 (4.66%) SAN
8 213 (3.96%) DHCP
9 171 (3.18%) VPN
10 113 (2.10%) Wireless
11 94 (1.75%) VoIP
12 83 (1.54%) Network Security
13 63 (1.17%) Ethernet
14 54 (1.00%) IP Telephony
15 53 (0.98%) Intranet
15 53 (0.98%) ADSL
15 53 (0.98%) HTTP
16 52 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
17 50 (0.93%) SMTP
18 46 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1727 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 339 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 325 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 300 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 213 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 188 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
7 181 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 158 (2.94%) MySQL
9 153 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 145 (2.69%) Relational Database
11 130 (2.42%) MS Access
12 67 (1.25%) OLAP
12 67 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
13 61 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 61 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 57 (1.06%) RavenDB
14 57 (1.06%) Oracle Database
15 46 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
16 45 (0.84%) Big Data
17 34 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 305 (5.67%) Visual Studio
2 236 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 112 (2.08%) NUnit
4 110 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 78 (1.45%) JIRA
6 71 (1.32%) Moq
7 67 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
8 66 (1.23%) TeamCity
9 64 (1.19%) ReSharper
10 59 (1.10%) Cucumber
11 57 (1.06%) NCrunch
11 57 (1.06%) WATIR
12 53 (0.98%) Subversion
13 37 (0.69%) Selenium
14 34 (0.63%) Eclipse
15 31 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 29 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 27 (0.50%) Jenkins
18 20 (0.37%) LSMW
19 17 (0.32%) NetBeans
General
1 876 (16.28%) Finance
2 313 (5.82%) Marketing
3 297 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 213 (3.96%) Retail
5 120 (2.23%) Advertising
6 112 (2.08%) Legal
7 111 (2.06%) Back Office
8 95 (1.77%) German Language
9 80 (1.49%) Banking
10 75 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 73 (1.36%) Manufacturing
12 65 (1.21%) French Language
13 58 (1.08%) Front Office
14 57 (1.06%) Electronics
15 47 (0.87%) Publishing
16 40 (0.74%) Multimedia
17 34 (0.63%) Billing
17 34 (0.63%) Spanish Language
18 33 (0.61%) Dutch Language
19 31 (0.58%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1176 (21.85%) Analyst
2 1083 (20.13%) Developer
3 478 (8.88%) Support Engineer
4 463 (8.60%) Consultant
5 421 (7.82%) Support Analyst
6 420 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 269 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 248 (4.61%) C# Developer
9 222 (4.13%) Software Developer
10 221 (4.11%) IT Support
11 219 (4.07%) Administrator
12 210 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
13 208 (3.87%) Architect
14 166 (3.08%) Junior
14 166 (3.08%) 1st Line Support
15 159 (2.95%) Applications Support
16 158 (2.94%) Senior Developer
17 155 (2.88%) Business Analyst
18 150 (2.79%) C# .NET Developer
19 149 (2.77%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1257 (23.36%) .NET
2 854 (15.87%) ASP.NET
3 775 (14.40%) HTML
4 500 (9.29%) CSS
5 369 (6.86%) jQuery
6 359 (6.67%) XML
6 359 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 284 (5.28%) Web Services
8 277 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 225 (4.18%) WCF
10 157 (2.92%) HTML5
11 146 (2.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 146 (2.71%) Ajax
12 100 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 97 (1.80%) WPF
14 96 (1.78%) SOAP
15 86 (1.60%) LINQ
15 86 (1.60%) NHibernate
16 73 (1.36%) MSMQ
17 64 (1.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 701 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 342 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 250 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 153 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 140 (2.60%) Clustering
6 115 (2.14%) Mathematics
7 96 (1.78%) Blackberry
8 93 (1.73%) User Experience
9 85 (1.58%) Open Source
10 80 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 79 (1.47%) Social Media
12 69 (1.28%) Thin Client
12 69 (1.28%) Fat Client
12 69 (1.28%) Statistics
13 57 (1.06%) Replication
14 55 (1.02%) Life Science
15 44 (0.82%) E-Learning
15 44 (0.82%) Kindle
16 43 (0.80%) Blog
17 38 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2061 (38.30%) Windows
2 671 (12.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 482 (8.96%) Windows 7
4 383 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 382 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 372 (6.91%) Linux
7 348 (6.47%) Windows XP
8 184 (3.42%) Windows 8
9 130 (2.42%) UNIX
10 124 (2.30%) Windows Vista
11 67 (1.25%) Android
12 47 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 47 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
13 41 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (0.61%) Solaris
15 22 (0.41%) Windows 2000
16 19 (0.35%) Mac OS X
17 14 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
18 10 (0.19%) CentOS
18 10 (0.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 853 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
2 836 (15.54%) ITIL
3 610 (11.34%) Project Management
4 440 (8.18%) MVC
5 428 (7.95%) CRM
6 383 (7.12%) PRINCE2
7 372 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
8 302 (5.61%) Software Engineering
9 301 (5.59%) OO
10 271 (5.04%) Service Delivery
11 260 (4.83%) Scrum
12 253 (4.70%) Mentoring
13 249 (4.63%) TDD
14 223 (4.14%) Service Management
15 204 (3.79%) E-Commerce
15 204 (3.79%) Migration
16 198 (3.68%) ERP
17 186 (3.46%) Web Development
18 179 (3.33%) Business Analysis
19 178 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1626 (30.22%) SQL
2 1041 (19.35%) C#
3 715 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 343 (6.37%) T-SQL
5 286 (5.31%) VB.NET
6 243 (4.52%) Java
7 173 (3.22%) VB
8 150 (2.79%) PowerShell
9 124 (2.30%) C++
10 121 (2.25%) PHP
11 118 (2.19%) C
12 79 (1.47%) VBA
12 79 (1.47%) Ruby
13 51 (0.95%) VBScript
14 47 (0.87%) Python
15 40 (0.74%) VB6
16 36 (0.67%) PL/SQL
17 35 (0.65%) Perl
18 24 (0.45%) Bash Shell
19 21 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1040 (19.33%) Degree
2 728 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 412 (7.66%) MCSE
4 376 (6.99%) Security Cleared
5 286 (5.31%) MCITP
6 241 (4.48%) SC Cleared
7 210 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
8 197 (3.66%) MCP
9 186 (3.46%) MCSA
10 159 (2.95%) MCTS
11 144 (2.68%) CCNA
12 95 (1.77%) ISEB
12 95 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 93 (1.73%) DV Cleared
14 87 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
15 74 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
16 71 (1.32%) CCA
17 68 (1.26%) CISSP
18 64 (1.19%) CCNP
19 60 (1.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (6.17%) SLA
2 165 (3.07%) QA
3 121 (2.25%) ISO 9001
4 63 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 57 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (0.43%) COBIT
7 15 (0.28%) GCP
8 7 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.093%) HL7
9 5 (0.093%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.074%) COSO
11 3 (0.056%) TickIT
11 3 (0.056%) P3O
12 2 (0.037%) GAMP
12 2 (0.037%) BS7799
12 2 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.037%) GxP
12 2 (0.037%) DICOM
13 1 (0.019%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.019%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 961 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 572 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 283 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 154 (2.86%) XenApp
5 97 (1.80%) vSphere
6 80 (1.49%) XenDesktop
7 64 (1.19%) Terminal Services
8 52 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 46 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
10 45 (0.84%) IMail Server
11 42 (0.78%) XenServer
12 39 (0.72%) UAG
13 32 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
14 31 (0.58%) ISA Server
15 30 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
16 25 (0.46%) Terminal Server
17 20 (0.37%) Snort
18 17 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 15 (0.28%) vCloud
20 13 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 230 (4.27%) SCCM
2 127 (2.36%) Backup Exec
3 98 (1.82%) SCOM
4 87 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 43 (0.80%) WSUS
6 32 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 31 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 30 (0.56%) SCVMM
9 21 (0.39%) Tivoli
10 20 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
12 11 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (0.17%) Nagios
14 9 (0.17%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.17%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.17%) XenMobile
15 8 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
15 8 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 6 (0.11%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3903 (72.53%) Microsoft
2 808 (15.02%) VMware
3 514 (9.55%) Citrix
4 408 (7.58%) Oracle
5 392 (7.28%) Cisco
6 308 (5.72%) HP
7 221 (4.11%) SAP
8 148 (2.75%) Symantec
9 115 (2.14%) EMC
10 108 (2.01%) Apple
11 106 (1.97%) Juniper
12 98 (1.82%) IBM
13 88 (1.64%) Dell
14 86 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
15 73 (1.36%) Google
16 70 (1.30%) Veeam
17 64 (1.19%) Sage
17 64 (1.19%) Adobe
18 60 (1.12%) Endeca
19 59 (1.10%) Business Objects
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Medical & Life
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & full benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Home-Working!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: Circa £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £38000 - £43000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Upto £35k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £27k - 31k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum includes shift bonus paid monthly
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27500 per annum + £2500 on call + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago