The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2750 2346 2098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.16% 10.66% 9.09%
As % of the Applications category 69.83% 63.30% 64.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2206 1950 1894
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3938 3706 3274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.41% 16.85% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 3054 2854
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 £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
England

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 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 31 July 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 +4 728 £41,000 +9.33% 56
Berkshire -2 572 £38,250 -4.37% 70
Hampshire +2 498 £32,500 -7.14% 47
Buckinghamshire -1 259 £37,500 +7.14% 32
Oxfordshire -4 193 £32,000 -14.66% 21
West Sussex +1 155 £35,000 +7.69% 12
East Sussex +10 146 £35,000 -16.66% 19
Kent -3 132 £42,500 +13.33% 19
Middlesex +3 35 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Isle of Wight -1 17 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Sussex +4 1 £27,500 - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3895 (73.26%) Microsoft
2 2036 (38.29%) Windows
3 1811 (34.06%) SQL Server
4 1730 (32.54%) SQL
5 1352 (25.43%) .NET
6 1135 (21.35%) C#
7 1133 (21.31%) MS Office
8 987 (18.56%) Degree
9 941 (17.70%) Active Directory
10 892 (16.78%) Finance
11 889 (16.72%) ASP.NET
12 778 (14.63%) ITIL
13 759 (14.27%) HTML
14 724 (13.62%) VMware
15 718 (13.50%) JavaScript
16 671 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 635 (11.94%) MS Exchange
18 627 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 619 (11.64%) Project Management
20 595 (11.19%) SharePoint
21 519 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
22 509 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
23 490 (9.22%) Citrix
24 487 (9.16%) CSS
25 486 (9.14%) MS PowerPoint
26 461 (8.67%) Windows 7
27 458 (8.61%) CRM
28 442 (8.31%) MVC
29 435 (8.18%) Oracle
30 395 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.94%) MS Exchange
2 595 (11.19%) SharePoint
3 353 (6.64%) IIS
4 305 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 229 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 169 (3.18%) Lync
7 162 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 132 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 96 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 91 (1.71%) Apache
11 74 (1.39%) Tomcat
11 74 (1.39%) CMS
12 61 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
12 61 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 49 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 37 (0.70%) Umbraco
15 36 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
16 33 (0.62%) Confluence
17 32 (0.60%) IBM Notes
18 30 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1133 (21.31%) MS Office
2 486 (9.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 361 (6.79%) MS Project
4 206 (3.87%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.45%) InfoPath
6 19 (0.36%) PowerPivot
7 17 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
8 16 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 13 (0.24%) AutoCAD
10 12 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
11 11 (0.21%) SPSS
12 7 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
13 5 (0.094%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.056%) FastStats
14 3 (0.056%) Maya
14 3 (0.056%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.056%) InDesign
15 2 (0.038%) QuarkXPress
15 2 (0.038%) PaintShop Pro
16 1 (0.019%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 172 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 52 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 44 (0.83%) Google Analytics
5 26 (0.49%) WebTrends
6 20 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.24%) Sage 200
8 11 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
9 9 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.15%) SAP HR
10 8 (0.15%) HFM
10 8 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
10 8 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
11 7 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
11 7 (0.13%) Exchequer
12 6 (0.11%) Lawson
12 6 (0.11%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 142 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (2.14%) Office 365
3 110 (2.07%) SaaS
4 25 (0.47%) IaaS
5 22 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (0.28%) GitHub
8 8 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.11%) PaaS
9 6 (0.11%) Heroku
10 4 (0.075%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.056%) Taleo
12 2 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.038%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 337 (6.34%) Firewall
2 335 (6.30%) Internet
3 317 (5.96%) DNS
4 287 (5.40%) TCP/IP
5 253 (4.76%) WAN
6 245 (4.61%) SAN
7 230 (4.33%) LAN
8 203 (3.82%) DHCP
9 175 (3.29%) VPN
10 94 (1.77%) Wireless
11 77 (1.45%) Network Security
12 72 (1.35%) VoIP
13 57 (1.07%) HTTP
14 52 (0.98%) SMTP
15 49 (0.92%) VLAN
16 44 (0.83%) IP Telephony
16 44 (0.83%) MPLS
16 44 (0.83%) Ethernet
17 42 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (0.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1811 (34.06%) SQL Server
2 395 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 375 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 306 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 228 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 207 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
7 204 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 200 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 168 (3.16%) MySQL
10 163 (3.07%) Relational Database
11 113 (2.13%) MS Access
12 77 (1.45%) OLAP
13 62 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 59 (1.11%) RDBMS
14 59 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
15 57 (1.07%) Oracle Database
16 47 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
17 44 (0.83%) Data Mining
18 37 (0.70%) Big Data
19 33 (0.62%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 260 (4.89%) Visual Studio
2 245 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 83 (1.56%) NUnit
4 73 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 54 (1.02%) JIRA
5 54 (1.02%) Subversion
6 50 (0.94%) Moq
7 41 (0.77%) ReSharper
8 39 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
9 38 (0.71%) Selenium
10 37 (0.70%) TeamCity
11 33 (0.62%) WATIR
11 33 (0.62%) NCrunch
11 33 (0.62%) Cucumber
12 30 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 29 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 27 (0.51%) Jenkins
15 24 (0.45%) Eclipse
16 15 (0.28%) WebDriver
17 12 (0.23%) LSMW
General
1 892 (16.78%) Finance
2 291 (5.47%) Marketing
3 288 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 183 (3.44%) Retail
5 120 (2.26%) Advertising
6 93 (1.75%) Back Office
7 80 (1.50%) Banking
8 75 (1.41%) German Language
8 75 (1.41%) Legal
9 67 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 61 (1.15%) French Language
11 58 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 56 (1.05%) Front Office
13 50 (0.94%) Electronics
14 46 (0.87%) Publishing
15 36 (0.68%) Multimedia
16 34 (0.64%) Dutch Language
17 32 (0.60%) Automotive
17 32 (0.60%) Spanish Language
18 31 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1136 (21.37%) Analyst
2 1120 (21.06%) Developer
3 471 (8.86%) Support Engineer
4 441 (8.29%) Consultant
5 420 (7.90%) Support Analyst
6 406 (7.64%) .NET Developer
7 274 (5.15%) C# Developer
8 273 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 225 (4.23%) Administrator
10 220 (4.14%) Software Developer
11 216 (4.06%) IT Support
12 202 (3.80%) Architect
13 201 (3.78%) Senior Developer
14 193 (3.63%) 2nd Line Support
15 183 (3.44%) DBA
16 176 (3.31%) Junior
17 170 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
18 161 (3.03%) Business Analyst
19 155 (2.92%) 1st Line Support
20 154 (2.90%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1352 (25.43%) .NET
2 889 (16.72%) ASP.NET
3 759 (14.27%) HTML
4 487 (9.16%) CSS
5 386 (7.26%) XML
6 369 (6.94%) .NET Framework
7 364 (6.85%) jQuery
8 326 (6.13%) Web Services
9 306 (5.76%) WCF
10 267 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 175 (3.29%) WPF
12 171 (3.22%) Ajax
13 159 (2.99%) HTML5
14 122 (2.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 118 (2.22%) LINQ
16 112 (2.11%) SOAP
17 98 (1.84%) WinForms
18 76 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 73 (1.37%) NHibernate
20 68 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 332 (6.24%) Computer Science
2 224 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 153 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 151 (2.84%) Clustering
5 95 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 95 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 80 (1.50%) Social Media
7 79 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 77 (1.45%) Open Source
9 72 (1.35%) Replication
10 59 (1.11%) N-Tier
11 58 (1.09%) Statistics
12 47 (0.88%) Thin Client
12 47 (0.88%) Fat Client
13 44 (0.83%) Kindle
13 44 (0.83%) NHS
14 42 (0.79%) Life Science
15 35 (0.66%) iPhone
16 34 (0.64%) E-Learning
17 31 (0.58%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2036 (38.29%) Windows
2 627 (11.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 461 (8.67%) Windows 7
4 380 (7.15%) Linux
5 362 (6.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 337 (6.34%) Windows XP
7 327 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 185 (3.48%) Windows 8
9 148 (2.78%) UNIX
10 107 (2.01%) Windows Vista
11 56 (1.05%) Android
12 55 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 48 (0.90%) Apple iOS
14 33 (0.62%) Solaris
15 28 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
16 23 (0.43%) Windows 2000
17 16 (0.30%) Mac OS X
18 15 (0.28%) CentOS
19 13 (0.24%) Mac OS
20 11 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (14.63%) ITIL
2 619 (11.64%) Project Management
3 519 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 458 (8.61%) CRM
5 442 (8.31%) MVC
6 386 (7.26%) PRINCE2
7 357 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
8 346 (6.51%) Software Engineering
9 317 (5.96%) OO
10 266 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 245 (4.61%) Scrum
12 217 (4.08%) Service Management
13 215 (4.04%) TDD
14 190 (3.57%) Web Development
15 186 (3.50%) E-Commerce
16 179 (3.37%) Business Analysis
17 177 (3.33%) Migration
18 169 (3.18%) ERP
19 164 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
20 153 (2.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1730 (32.54%) SQL
2 1135 (21.35%) C#
3 718 (13.50%) JavaScript
4 378 (7.11%) T-SQL
5 278 (5.23%) VB.NET
6 243 (4.57%) Java
7 156 (2.93%) VB
8 145 (2.73%) C++
9 130 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 112 (2.11%) C
11 103 (1.94%) PHP
12 94 (1.77%) VBA
13 59 (1.11%) Ruby
14 57 (1.07%) Python
15 51 (0.96%) PL/SQL
16 44 (0.83%) VBScript
17 38 (0.71%) VB6
18 36 (0.68%) Perl
19 28 (0.53%) Bash Shell
20 20 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 987 (18.56%) Degree
2 671 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 345 (6.49%) MCSE
4 340 (6.39%) Security Cleared
5 241 (4.53%) MCITP
6 200 (3.76%) SC Cleared
7 189 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
8 177 (3.33%) MCP
9 167 (3.14%) MCSA
10 138 (2.60%) MCTS
11 124 (2.33%) CCNA
12 92 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
13 80 (1.50%) ISEB
13 80 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 78 (1.47%) DV Cleared
15 74 (1.39%) CCNP
16 67 (1.26%) CISSP
17 61 (1.15%) PMI Certification
18 58 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
19 52 (0.98%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (6.02%) SLA
2 168 (3.16%) QA
3 98 (1.84%) ISO 9001
4 61 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 51 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.32%) GCP
7 13 (0.24%) COBIT
8 7 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.11%) GAMP
9 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.094%) HL7
11 4 (0.075%) COSO
12 3 (0.056%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.056%) P3O
13 2 (0.038%) BS7799
13 2 (0.038%) TickIT
13 2 (0.038%) DICOM
14 1 (0.019%) MiFID
14 1 (0.019%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.019%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 941 (17.70%) Active Directory
2 509 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 283 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 157 (2.95%) XenApp
5 111 (2.09%) vSphere
6 90 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 53 (1.00%) Terminal Services
8 51 (0.96%) VMware ESX
9 50 (0.94%) XenServer
10 43 (0.81%) IMail Server
11 42 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
12 41 (0.77%) UAG
13 40 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
14 35 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
15 24 (0.45%) Terminal Server
16 21 (0.39%) Snort
16 21 (0.39%) ISA Server
17 20 (0.38%) vCloud
18 18 (0.34%) NFS
19 17 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 187 (3.52%) SCCM
2 115 (2.16%) Backup Exec
3 92 (1.73%) SCOM
4 79 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 44 (0.83%) WSUS
6 27 (0.51%) SCVMM
7 24 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 21 (0.39%) Tivoli
9 20 (0.38%) NetBackup
10 17 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
12 11 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
14 9 (0.17%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.17%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.17%) Foglight
14 9 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 8 (0.15%) Netcool
15 8 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3895 (73.26%) Microsoft
2 724 (13.62%) VMware
3 490 (9.22%) Citrix
4 435 (8.18%) Oracle
5 344 (6.47%) Cisco
6 277 (5.21%) HP
7 202 (3.80%) SAP
8 128 (2.41%) Symantec
9 105 (1.97%) Apple
10 96 (1.81%) Juniper
11 90 (1.69%) Google
12 89 (1.67%) EMC
13 82 (1.54%) IBM
14 80 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
15 76 (1.43%) Dell
16 68 (1.28%) Red Hat
17 64 (1.20%) Sage
18 63 (1.18%) Business Objects
19 61 (1.15%) CheckPoint
20 54 (1.02%) Veeam
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Burford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £39000 - £45984 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, life insurance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £46,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday