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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2293 2729 2318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.92% 11.95% 10.31%
As % of the Applications category 67.82% 68.40% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 2216 1952
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
3381 3990 3721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.09% 17.47% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3188 3082
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £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 7 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 7 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 0 603 £40,000 - 62
Berkshire -3 441 £40,000 - 76
Hampshire 0 440 £37,500 +15.38% 66
Buckinghamshire -4 248 £35,000 -6.66% 32
Oxfordshire +2 157 £34,000 +3.03% 20
West Sussex -3 133 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Kent -3 112 £32,500 -23.52% 14
East Sussex -1 101 £39,750 +13.57% 11
Middlesex +9 32 £42,750 -10.00% 1
Sussex - 10 £45,250 -
Thames Valley - 4 £26,000 -
Isle of Wight -1 2 £21,000 -20.75%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 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 3556 (74.01%) Microsoft
2 1805 (37.57%) Windows
3 1510 (31.43%) SQL
4 1449 (30.16%) SQL Server
5 1145 (23.83%) MS Office
6 904 (18.81%) Active Directory
7 874 (18.19%) .NET
8 845 (17.59%) Degree
9 842 (17.52%) C#
10 805 (16.75%) Finance
11 768 (15.98%) VMware
12 745 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
13 743 (15.46%) ITIL
14 668 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
15 616 (12.82%) HTML
16 555 (11.55%) MS Exchange
17 548 (11.40%) ASP.NET
18 540 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
19 530 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 530 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
20 524 (10.91%) JavaScript
21 518 (10.78%) Cisco
22 505 (10.51%) Project Management
23 498 (10.36%) MS PowerPoint
24 481 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
25 443 (9.22%) Firewall
26 440 (9.16%) CSS
27 412 (8.57%) Windows 7
28 411 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
29 407 (8.47%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 7 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
1 555 (11.55%) MS Exchange
2 377 (7.85%) SharePoint
3 273 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 229 (4.77%) IIS
5 157 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 150 (3.12%) Lync
7 124 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 90 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 77 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
10 67 (1.39%) CMS
11 63 (1.31%) SAS
12 54 (1.12%) Apache
13 52 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
14 44 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
15 39 (0.81%) Tomcat
15 39 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 29 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
17 26 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
18 24 (0.50%) Umbraco
19 22 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1145 (23.83%) MS Office
2 498 (10.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 274 (5.70%) MS Project
4 210 (4.37%) MS Visio
5 111 (2.31%) PowerPivot
6 44 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 34 (0.71%) SPSS
8 26 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
9 15 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 14 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
10 14 (0.29%) AutoCAD
11 9 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
12 7 (0.15%) InfoPath
13 6 (0.12%) GNU Octave
14 4 (0.083%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
15 3 (0.062%) InDesign
15 3 (0.062%) Niku Workbench
16 2 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.042%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 147 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 36 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 30 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
5 22 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.29%) assyst
7 11 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.19%) SAP SD
9 9 (0.19%) Primavera
10 8 (0.17%) SAP FI
10 8 (0.17%) SAP PS
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.15%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.10%) Cognos Controller
13 5 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 155 (3.23%) Office 365
2 91 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (1.54%) SaaS
4 73 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (0.71%) IaaS
6 29 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.58%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.25%) PaaS
9 8 (0.17%) Force.com
10 7 (0.15%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.10%) GitHub
12 3 (0.062%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.062%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.042%) Yammer
13 2 (0.042%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.042%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.021%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.021%) Boomi
14 1 (0.021%) Nimbula
14 1 (0.021%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 443 (9.22%) Firewall
2 374 (7.78%) WAN
3 368 (7.66%) LAN
4 340 (7.08%) DNS
5 331 (6.89%) TCP/IP
6 242 (5.04%) SAN
7 240 (4.99%) DHCP
8 186 (3.87%) Internet
9 172 (3.58%) VoIP
10 146 (3.04%) VPN
11 92 (1.91%) Wireless
12 88 (1.83%) Network Security
13 72 (1.50%) SMTP
14 67 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
15 59 (1.23%) MPLS
16 57 (1.19%) SSL
17 53 (1.10%) Intranet
17 53 (1.10%) VLAN
17 53 (1.10%) NAS
18 52 (1.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1449 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 390 (8.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 320 (6.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 308 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 251 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
6 235 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 161 (3.35%) Relational Database
8 121 (2.52%) MySQL
9 106 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 104 (2.16%) MS Access
11 102 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 86 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 80 (1.66%) Oracle Database
14 61 (1.27%) NoSQL
15 60 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
16 59 (1.23%) RDBMS
17 58 (1.21%) OLAP
18 52 (1.08%) Big Data
19 51 (1.06%) Microsoft Power View
20 50 (1.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 309 (6.43%) Visual Studio
2 212 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 83 (1.73%) ReSharper
4 62 (1.29%) JIRA
5 61 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 52 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 43 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 30 (0.62%) NUnit
9 27 (0.56%) Moq
10 25 (0.52%) Selenium
10 25 (0.52%) Fiddler
11 21 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 21 (0.44%) Subversion
11 21 (0.44%) HP UFT
12 15 (0.31%) SoapUI
13 12 (0.25%) LoadUI
13 12 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (0.21%) Xcode
14 10 (0.21%) Jenkins
15 9 (0.19%) LINQPad
General
1 805 (16.75%) Finance
2 292 (6.08%) Marketing
3 228 (4.75%) Telecoms
4 227 (4.72%) Retail
5 90 (1.87%) Banking
6 87 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 66 (1.37%) Legal
8 55 (1.14%) Advertising
9 50 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 48 (1.00%) Electronics
11 46 (0.96%) Billing
12 45 (0.94%) Aerospace
13 44 (0.92%) Publishing
14 43 (0.89%) Back Office
14 43 (0.89%) German Language
15 40 (0.83%) Front Office
15 40 (0.83%) Automotive
16 37 (0.77%) French Language
17 29 (0.60%) Dutch Language
18 28 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1078 (22.43%) Analyst
2 992 (20.65%) Developer
3 421 (8.76%) Support Engineer
4 355 (7.39%) Support Analyst
5 298 (6.20%) C# Developer
6 286 (5.95%) Consultant
7 281 (5.85%) .NET Developer
8 203 (4.22%) Administrator
8 203 (4.22%) Project Manager
9 198 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 183 (3.81%) IT Support
11 180 (3.75%) Senior Developer
12 178 (3.70%) Service Analyst
13 174 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
14 158 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
15 154 (3.20%) DBA
16 153 (3.18%) Technical Support
16 153 (3.18%) Applications Support
17 146 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 142 (2.96%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 874 (18.19%) .NET
2 616 (12.82%) HTML
3 548 (11.40%) ASP.NET
4 440 (9.16%) CSS
5 276 (5.74%) XML
6 275 (5.72%) jQuery
7 256 (5.33%) .NET Framework
8 253 (5.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 232 (4.83%) Web Services
10 222 (4.62%) HTML5
11 175 (3.64%) WCF
12 135 (2.81%) Entity Framework
13 129 (2.68%) Ajax
14 104 (2.16%) AngularJS
15 86 (1.79%) JSON
16 74 (1.54%) CSS3
17 65 (1.35%) REST
18 64 (1.33%) COM
19 62 (1.29%) SOAP
20 61 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 668 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 270 (5.62%) Data Centre
3 246 (5.12%) Computer Science
4 221 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 122 (2.54%) Clustering
6 104 (2.16%) Blackberry
7 102 (2.12%) User Experience
8 98 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
9 94 (1.96%) Client/Server
10 88 (1.83%) Mathematics
11 82 (1.71%) Statistics
12 79 (1.64%) Replication
12 79 (1.64%) Mobile App
13 73 (1.52%) Social Media
14 57 (1.19%) Thin Client
14 57 (1.19%) Fat Client
15 48 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
16 44 (0.92%) Visualisation
17 41 (0.85%) iPhone
18 40 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1805 (37.57%) Windows
2 530 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 412 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 411 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 400 (8.32%) Linux
6 269 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 230 (4.79%) Windows XP
8 226 (4.70%) Windows 8
9 212 (4.41%) UNIX
10 106 (2.21%) Windows Vista
11 89 (1.85%) Android
12 81 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 59 (1.23%) Apple iOS
14 37 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 34 (0.71%) Solaris
16 27 (0.56%) CentOS
17 24 (0.50%) AIX
18 21 (0.44%) Mac OS
19 19 (0.40%) Windows 2000
20 17 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
2 743 (15.46%) ITIL
3 505 (10.51%) Project Management
4 481 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
5 393 (8.18%) MVC
6 264 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 245 (5.10%) CRM
8 240 (4.99%) Software Engineering
9 219 (4.56%) Scrum
10 206 (4.29%) Service Management
11 186 (3.87%) Service Delivery
12 184 (3.83%) Time Management
13 178 (3.70%) Analytics
14 177 (3.68%) Mentoring
15 172 (3.58%) TDD
16 170 (3.54%) SDLC
17 166 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
18 160 (3.33%) OO
19 156 (3.25%) Data Analysis
20 155 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1510 (31.43%) SQL
2 842 (17.52%) C#
3 524 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 407 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 234 (4.87%) Java
6 187 (3.89%) PowerShell
7 167 (3.48%) VBA
8 119 (2.48%) PHP
9 110 (2.29%) VB.NET
10 103 (2.14%) C++
11 96 (2.00%) VB
12 72 (1.50%) Python
13 70 (1.46%) C
14 66 (1.37%) Perl
15 60 (1.25%) VBScript
16 50 (1.04%) PL/SQL
17 23 (0.48%) COBOL
17 23 (0.48%) Ruby
17 23 (0.48%) R
18 22 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 845 (17.59%) Degree
2 540 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 324 (6.74%) Security Cleared
4 314 (6.53%) MCSE
5 283 (5.89%) MCP
6 238 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
7 217 (4.52%) SC Cleared
8 174 (3.62%) MCITP
9 155 (3.23%) CCNA
10 103 (2.14%) MCSA
11 97 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 93 (1.94%) A+ Certification
13 91 (1.89%) DV Cleared
14 89 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
14 89 (1.85%) CCNP
15 83 (1.73%) ISEB
16 77 (1.60%) MCTS
17 63 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
18 59 (1.23%) CCA
19 56 (1.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 372 (7.74%) SLA
2 203 (4.22%) QA
3 51 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.23%) COBIT
7 9 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.062%) GCP
9 3 (0.062%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.042%) GAMP
10 2 (0.042%) GPG13
10 2 (0.042%) P3O
10 2 (0.042%) HL7
11 1 (0.021%) DICOM
11 1 (0.021%) JTAG
11 1 (0.021%) COSO
11 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 904 (18.81%) Active Directory
2 530 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 338 (7.03%) Hyper-V
4 154 (3.20%) XenApp
5 120 (2.50%) vSphere
6 80 (1.66%) XenDesktop
7 69 (1.44%) VMware ESX
8 53 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
9 44 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 38 (0.79%) XenServer
11 32 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 31 (0.65%) IMail Server
13 27 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 26 (0.54%) Terminal Server
15 22 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
16 21 (0.44%) vCloud
17 15 (0.31%) UAG
17 15 (0.31%) NFS
18 14 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
18 14 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 220 (4.58%) SCCM
2 89 (1.85%) SCOM
3 76 (1.58%) Backup Exec
4 26 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 26 (0.54%) EdgeSight
5 19 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.40%) Puppet
6 18 (0.37%) SCVMM
6 18 (0.37%) Nagios
7 16 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 15 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
9 13 (0.27%) NetBackup
10 12 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
11 11 (0.23%) WSUS
12 10 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 9 (0.19%) SCOrch
14 8 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
14 8 (0.17%) HAProxy
15 7 (0.15%) SCSM
15 7 (0.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 3556 (74.01%) Microsoft
2 768 (15.98%) VMware
3 518 (10.78%) Cisco
4 387 (8.05%) Citrix
5 365 (7.60%) HP
6 311 (6.47%) Oracle
7 138 (2.87%) Juniper
8 136 (2.83%) SAP
9 96 (2.00%) Dell
9 96 (2.00%) Symantec
10 86 (1.79%) IBM
11 84 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 80 (1.66%) Apple
12 80 (1.66%) Cognos
13 76 (1.58%) NetApp
14 64 (1.33%) Google
15 63 (1.31%) Tableau
16 59 (1.23%) Business Objects
16 59 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
17 57 (1.19%) EMC
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