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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2055 2313 2007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.68% 11.08% 9.77%
As % of the Applications category 68.66% 65.10% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1984 1674
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -2.70%
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
2993 3553 3211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.55% 17.02% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2596 2928 2616
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -1 516 £35,938 -10.15% 74
Berkshire -11 447 £42,500 +6.25% 54
Hampshire +3 426 £37,500 +4.16% 57
Buckinghamshire -9 171 £35,000 - 37
Oxfordshire +3 146 £35,000 +7.69% 40
Kent +10 127 £32,500 +4.83% 11
West Sussex +1 116 £34,250 -2.14% 19
East Sussex -7 72 £25,000 -37.50% 5
Middlesex +4 17 £40,000 -8.78%
Thames Valley +4 4 £73,750 -1.66%
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3286 (75.89%) Microsoft
2 1742 (40.23%) Windows
3 1501 (34.67%) SQL
4 1473 (34.02%) SQL Server
5 1100 (25.40%) Active Directory
6 933 (21.55%) MS Office
7 916 (21.15%) .NET
8 850 (19.63%) Finance
9 842 (19.45%) Windows Server
10 808 (18.66%) C#
11 761 (17.58%) Degree
12 756 (17.46%) VMware
13 669 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
14 650 (15.01%) MS Exchange
15 573 (13.23%) JavaScript
16 555 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
17 551 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 535 (12.36%) ITIL
19 524 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
20 514 (11.87%) ASP.NET
21 507 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
22 464 (10.72%) HTML
23 444 (10.25%) CSS
24 411 (9.49%) Project Management
25 404 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
26 401 (9.26%) SharePoint
27 370 (8.55%) Firewall
27 370 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
28 360 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 350 (8.08%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 650 (15.01%) MS Exchange
2 401 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 370 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 291 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 219 (5.06%) IIS
6 138 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 135 (3.12%) Skype for Business
8 75 (1.73%) SAS
8 75 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
9 69 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 59 (1.36%) Apache
11 57 (1.32%) CMS
12 54 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
13 42 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
14 41 (0.95%) WebLogic
15 40 (0.92%) Tomcat
16 39 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 33 (0.76%) WebSphere
18 27 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
19 25 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 933 (21.55%) MS Office
2 334 (7.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 218 (5.03%) MS Visio
4 173 (4.00%) MS Project
5 60 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (0.46%) SPSS
7 16 (0.37%) RoboHelp
8 12 (0.28%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.23%) PaintShop Pro
10 6 (0.14%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.092%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.092%) InDesign
12 3 (0.069%) Windchill
13 2 (0.046%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.046%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.046%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.023%) Maple
14 1 (0.023%) Niku Workbench
14 1 (0.023%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 129 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
3 44 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
4 19 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
5 14 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
6 13 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (0.14%) Primavera
9 6 (0.14%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
10 5 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.12%) SAP BPC
10 5 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
11 4 (0.092%) Infor M3
11 4 (0.092%) OpenCart
11 4 (0.092%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 271 (6.26%) Office 365
2 194 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (3.33%) SaaS
4 55 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (0.46%) Google Analytics
6 18 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.37%) IaaS
8 12 (0.28%) Google Apps
8 12 (0.28%) PaaS
9 5 (0.12%) Force.com
10 4 (0.092%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.092%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.092%) Basecamp
10 4 (0.092%) GitHub
10 4 (0.092%) Yammer
11 3 (0.069%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (0.069%) AdWords
12 2 (0.046%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.023%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 370 (8.55%) Firewall
2 253 (5.84%) LAN
2 253 (5.84%) WAN
3 246 (5.68%) DNS
4 231 (5.33%) SAN
5 211 (4.87%) TCP/IP
6 151 (3.49%) DHCP
7 139 (3.21%) Internet
8 114 (2.63%) VPN
9 86 (1.99%) VoIP
10 73 (1.69%) Wireless
11 61 (1.41%) SSL
12 58 (1.34%) VLAN
13 55 (1.27%) SMTP
14 48 (1.11%) Network Security
15 42 (0.97%) Intranet
16 35 (0.81%) Unified Communications
17 31 (0.72%) IP Telephony
18 29 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
19 28 (0.65%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1473 (34.02%) SQL Server
2 360 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 212 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 211 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 190 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
6 180 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 179 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 174 (4.02%) Relational Database
9 135 (3.12%) MS Access
10 129 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 98 (2.26%) MySQL
12 79 (1.82%) Oracle Database
13 73 (1.69%) NoSQL
14 64 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
15 62 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 61 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
17 60 (1.39%) Data Mining
18 55 (1.27%) QlikView
19 51 (1.18%) PowerPivot
20 44 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 258 (5.96%) Visual Studio
2 251 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (1.94%) Subversion
4 73 (1.69%) JIRA
5 64 (1.48%) Selenium
6 62 (1.43%) Git (software)
7 32 (0.74%) Toad
8 27 (0.62%) NUnit
9 26 (0.60%) ReSharper
10 25 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 24 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 23 (0.53%) GCC
13 20 (0.46%) Clang
14 19 (0.44%) Cucumber
15 18 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
16 17 (0.39%) HP UFT
17 16 (0.37%) SpecFlow
17 16 (0.37%) TeamCity
17 16 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 14 (0.32%) ProC
General
1 850 (19.63%) Finance
2 169 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 166 (3.83%) Retail
4 110 (2.54%) Marketing
5 86 (1.99%) Banking
6 67 (1.55%) Advertising
7 62 (1.43%) Legal
8 51 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 50 (1.15%) German Language
10 47 (1.09%) Local Government
11 42 (0.97%) Games
12 37 (0.85%) Billing
12 37 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 36 (0.83%) Front Office
14 32 (0.74%) Dutch Language
15 29 (0.67%) Publishing
16 23 (0.53%) Financial Institution
16 23 (0.53%) French Language
17 19 (0.44%) Back Office
17 19 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 992 (22.91%) Analyst
2 875 (20.21%) Developer
3 388 (8.96%) .NET Developer
4 365 (8.43%) Support Engineer
5 354 (8.18%) Consultant
6 324 (7.48%) Support Analyst
7 304 (7.02%) C# Developer
8 292 (6.74%) IT Support
9 249 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 209 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 206 (4.76%) SQL Developer
12 190 (4.39%) Software Developer
13 188 (4.34%) Service Analyst
14 180 (4.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 175 (4.04%) Senior Developer
16 173 (4.00%) IT Engineer
17 165 (3.81%) Project Manager
18 157 (3.63%) ASP.NET Developer
19 152 (3.51%) 1st Line Support
20 150 (3.46%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 916 (21.15%) .NET
2 514 (11.87%) ASP.NET
3 464 (10.72%) HTML
4 444 (10.25%) CSS
5 243 (5.61%) jQuery
6 237 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 212 (4.90%) .NET Framework
8 210 (4.85%) XML
9 174 (4.02%) Web Services
10 132 (3.05%) Ajax
11 125 (2.89%) HTML5
12 120 (2.77%) Entity Framework
13 109 (2.52%) WCF
14 91 (2.10%) SOAP
15 90 (2.08%) WPF
16 79 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
17 78 (1.80%) CSS3
17 78 (1.80%) Middleware
18 74 (1.71%) AngularJS
19 68 (1.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 555 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 265 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 209 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 173 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 127 (2.93%) Driving Licence
6 105 (2.42%) Blackberry
7 101 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 90 (2.08%) Clustering
9 79 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 77 (1.78%) Mobile App
11 59 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 54 (1.25%) User Experience
13 45 (1.04%) iPhone
14 42 (0.97%) Data Integration
14 42 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
15 39 (0.90%) Visualisation
16 38 (0.88%) EPoS
16 38 (0.88%) iPad
16 38 (0.88%) Replication
17 35 (0.81%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1742 (40.23%) Windows
2 842 (19.45%) Windows Server
3 524 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 507 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 339 (7.83%) Linux
6 333 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 266 (6.14%) Windows 8
8 188 (4.34%) Unix
9 169 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 162 (3.74%) Windows XP
11 72 (1.66%) Android
12 58 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 58 (1.34%) Windows 10
13 52 (1.20%) Windows Vista
14 47 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 41 (0.95%) Mac OS X
16 34 (0.79%) Solaris
17 25 (0.58%) CentOS
18 18 (0.42%) Windows 2000
19 16 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (12.36%) ITIL
3 411 (9.49%) Project Management
4 350 (8.08%) MVC
5 348 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
6 300 (6.93%) CRM
7 282 (6.51%) Mentoring
8 274 (6.33%) Scrum
9 228 (5.27%) Presales
9 228 (5.27%) SDLC
10 222 (5.13%) PRINCE2
11 199 (4.60%) Service Delivery
12 189 (4.36%) Software Engineering
13 185 (4.27%) TDD
14 160 (3.70%) Time Management
15 150 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
16 149 (3.44%) ERP
17 137 (3.16%) Migration
18 136 (3.14%) Service Management
19 135 (3.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1501 (34.67%) SQL
2 808 (18.66%) C#
3 573 (13.23%) JavaScript
4 291 (6.72%) T-SQL
5 240 (5.54%) Java
6 173 (4.00%) VB
7 164 (3.79%) VB.NET
7 164 (3.79%) VBA
8 136 (3.14%) PowerShell
9 122 (2.82%) C
10 103 (2.38%) Perl
11 100 (2.31%) C++
12 91 (2.10%) Python
13 78 (1.80%) PHP
14 69 (1.59%) PL/SQL
15 56 (1.29%) VB6
16 45 (1.04%) VBScript
17 41 (0.95%) Shell Script
18 24 (0.55%) Ruby
19 18 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 761 (17.58%) Degree
2 551 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 232 (5.36%) MCSE
4 179 (4.13%) Security Cleared
5 151 (3.49%) MCP
6 150 (3.46%) MCSA
7 137 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
8 116 (2.68%) MCITP
9 92 (2.12%) SC Cleared
10 85 (1.96%) CCNA
11 78 (1.80%) MCTS
12 74 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 53 (1.22%) A+ Certification
14 49 (1.13%) ISEB
15 46 (1.06%) PMI Certification
16 39 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
17 32 (0.74%) CCNP
17 32 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 31 (0.72%) ISTQB
19 30 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 336 (7.76%) SLA
2 140 (3.23%) QA
3 43 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 25 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 21 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.32%) SEPA
8 13 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
9 8 (0.18%) GAAP
10 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 7 (0.16%) P3O
11 4 (0.092%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.069%) GCP
12 3 (0.069%) GMP
12 3 (0.069%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.046%) BS7799
13 2 (0.046%) COBIT
14 1 (0.023%) BS25999
14 1 (0.023%) WAI
System Software
1 1100 (25.40%) Active Directory
2 404 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 313 (7.23%) Hyper-V
4 134 (3.09%) vSphere
5 111 (2.56%) XenApp
6 80 (1.85%) VMware ESX
6 80 (1.85%) XenDesktop
7 74 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (1.04%) Terminal Services
9 39 (0.90%) IMail Server
10 23 (0.53%) ISA Server
10 23 (0.53%) vCloud
11 20 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
12 19 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
13 16 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.28%) Terminal Server
14 12 (0.28%) UAG
15 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (0.18%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 174 (4.02%) SCCM
2 109 (2.52%) SCOM
3 81 (1.87%) Backup Exec
4 41 (0.95%) SCVMM
5 29 (0.67%) SCOrch
6 27 (0.62%) SCSM
7 24 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 23 (0.53%) Puppet
9 21 (0.48%) WSUS
10 17 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 16 (0.37%) FortiGate
11 16 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
12 15 (0.35%) Nagios
13 14 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
13 14 (0.32%) NetBackup
14 11 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
14 11 (0.25%) vRealize
15 10 (0.23%) Windows Intune
16 9 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 7 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3286 (75.89%) Microsoft
2 756 (17.46%) VMware
3 349 (8.06%) Citrix
4 339 (7.83%) Oracle
5 325 (7.51%) Cisco
6 196 (4.53%) HP
7 111 (2.56%) SAP
8 92 (2.12%) Dell
9 76 (1.76%) EMC
9 76 (1.76%) Symantec
10 72 (1.66%) NetApp
11 69 (1.59%) IBM
12 65 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
13 62 (1.43%) Avaya
14 49 (1.13%) Apple
14 49 (1.13%) Cognos
15 48 (1.11%) Google
15 48 (1.11%) Tableau
16 42 (0.97%) Juniper
17 41 (0.95%) Red Hat
Thatcham, Berkshire
DGH Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: £25k - £27.5k per annum + 10 % Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £49000 per annum + training & bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum + 5% Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Conexus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Conexus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Training + Career progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Datacom Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefit and bonus
Posted: Yesterday