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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2442 2211 2300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.18% 10.21% 9.86%
As % of the Applications category 65.56% 63.30% 63.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 1836 1985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
3725 3493 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.05% 16.13% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3005 2819 3154
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -1.38%
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +9 661 £40,000 - 37
Berkshire -2 537 £40,000 - 59
Hampshire +6 469 £35,000 - 59
Buckinghamshire +1 238 £37,500 -6.25% 34
Oxfordshire +8 138 £35,000 - 19
East Sussex +11 125 £37,500 +38.88% 7
West Sussex +7 118 £30,000 -17.80% 6
Kent -8 107 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Middlesex -5 23 £50,000 +36.98% 2
Sussex +6 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Home Counties +4 1 £27,500 -54.16%
M4 Corridor -3 1 £65,000 +62.50%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3713 (72.93%) Microsoft
2 1946 (38.22%) Windows
3 1505 (29.56%) SQL Server
4 1451 (28.50%) SQL
5 1271 (24.97%) MS Office
6 1078 (21.17%) .NET
7 957 (18.80%) Degree
8 950 (18.66%) Active Directory
9 888 (17.44%) C#
10 842 (16.54%) Finance
11 817 (16.05%) ITIL
12 779 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
13 765 (15.03%) VMware
14 758 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
15 749 (14.71%) ASP.NET
16 671 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 663 (13.02%) HTML
18 626 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
19 610 (11.98%) MS Exchange
20 595 (11.69%) JavaScript
21 587 (11.53%) SharePoint
22 571 (11.22%) Project Management
23 537 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
24 518 (10.17%) CSS
25 505 (9.92%) Windows 7
26 495 (9.72%) Citrix
27 461 (9.06%) Cisco
28 460 (9.04%) MVC
29 453 (8.90%) MS PowerPoint
30 450 (8.84%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 610 (11.98%) MS Exchange
2 587 (11.53%) SharePoint
3 341 (6.70%) IIS
4 308 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 217 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 144 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 142 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 130 (2.55%) Lync
9 111 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 90 (1.77%) CMS
11 73 (1.43%) Confluence
12 70 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 65 (1.28%) Apache
14 63 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
15 48 (0.94%) JBoss
16 44 (0.86%) Tomcat
16 44 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 44 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
17 28 (0.55%) Umbraco
18 24 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1271 (24.97%) MS Office
2 453 (8.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 304 (5.97%) MS Project
4 190 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 73 (1.43%) PowerPivot
6 30 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 29 (0.57%) InfoPath
8 22 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 21 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 16 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
11 15 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (0.29%) Niku Workbench
12 11 (0.22%) AutoCAD
13 7 (0.14%) RoboHelp
14 6 (0.12%) FrameMaker
15 4 (0.079%) InDesign
16 3 (0.059%) SPSS
17 1 (0.020%) Maya
17 1 (0.020%) 3ds Max
17 1 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 152 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 97 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
3 81 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 40 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
6 13 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 13 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
7 9 (0.18%) Agresso
8 8 (0.16%) HFM
8 8 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
9 7 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.12%) Lawson
10 6 (0.12%) SAP HR
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.12%) Visualfiles
10 6 (0.12%) ProductWriter
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 150 (2.95%) Office 365
2 102 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (1.34%) SaaS
4 26 (0.51%) IaaS
5 21 (0.41%) GitHub
6 15 (0.29%) PaaS
7 14 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.039%) CloudBees
11 2 (0.039%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.039%) Force.com
11 2 (0.039%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.020%) Taleo
12 1 (0.020%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.020%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 450 (8.84%) Firewall
2 349 (6.86%) TCP/IP
3 327 (6.42%) WAN
4 318 (6.25%) DNS
5 309 (6.07%) LAN
6 259 (5.09%) Internet
7 237 (4.66%) SAN
8 192 (3.77%) DHCP
9 165 (3.24%) VPN
10 138 (2.71%) VoIP
11 97 (1.91%) Wireless
12 93 (1.83%) Network Security
13 80 (1.57%) Intranet
14 79 (1.55%) Ethernet
15 64 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
16 62 (1.22%) VLAN
17 60 (1.18%) ADSL
18 53 (1.04%) MPLS
19 43 (0.84%) SMTP
19 43 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1505 (29.56%) SQL Server
2 300 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 285 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 281 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 216 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 190 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 143 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 140 (2.75%) MySQL
9 136 (2.67%) Relational Database
10 128 (2.51%) MS Access
11 118 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 68 (1.34%) Microsoft Power View
13 66 (1.30%) RavenDB
14 62 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
15 57 (1.12%) RDBMS
16 54 (1.06%) Big Data
17 50 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
18 46 (0.90%) Oracle Database
19 45 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 42 (0.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 326 (6.40%) Visual Studio
2 198 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 118 (2.32%) Git (software)
3 118 (2.32%) NUnit
4 100 (1.96%) JIRA
5 93 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
6 83 (1.63%) Moq
7 76 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 69 (1.36%) Cucumber
9 67 (1.32%) NCrunch
9 67 (1.32%) ReSharper
10 66 (1.30%) WATIR
11 44 (0.86%) Eclipse
12 36 (0.71%) Subversion
12 36 (0.71%) Maven
13 35 (0.69%) Selenium
14 34 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
15 26 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 25 (0.49%) JUnit
17 23 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 842 (16.54%) Finance
2 271 (5.32%) Retail
3 269 (5.28%) Marketing
4 263 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 131 (2.57%) Legal
6 106 (2.08%) Advertising
7 86 (1.69%) Back Office
8 75 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 71 (1.39%) German Language
10 66 (1.30%) Banking
11 51 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 45 (0.88%) Publishing
12 45 (0.88%) Billing
13 39 (0.77%) French Language
13 39 (0.77%) Automotive
14 30 (0.59%) Multimedia
15 29 (0.57%) Front Office
15 29 (0.57%) Aerospace
16 27 (0.53%) Dutch Language
16 27 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1055 (20.72%) Analyst
2 1040 (20.43%) Developer
3 502 (9.86%) Support Engineer
4 373 (7.33%) Consultant
5 359 (7.05%) Support Analyst
6 336 (6.60%) .NET Developer
7 227 (4.46%) Project Manager
8 215 (4.22%) Software Developer
9 211 (4.14%) C# Developer
10 203 (3.99%) IT Support
11 184 (3.61%) Administrator
12 181 (3.56%) 1st Line Support
13 176 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
14 169 (3.32%) Architect
15 156 (3.06%) Business Analyst
16 148 (2.91%) Service Analyst
17 145 (2.85%) Junior
18 139 (2.73%) Applications Support
19 137 (2.69%) Service Desk Analyst
20 133 (2.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1078 (21.17%) .NET
2 749 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 663 (13.02%) HTML
4 518 (10.17%) CSS
5 313 (6.15%) XML
6 311 (6.11%) .NET Framework
7 288 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 283 (5.56%) jQuery
9 255 (5.01%) Web Services
10 193 (3.79%) WCF
11 134 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 119 (2.34%) Ajax
13 114 (2.24%) HTML5
14 112 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 79 (1.55%) NHibernate
16 71 (1.39%) Dapper ORM
17 70 (1.37%) WPF
18 68 (1.34%) MSMQ
19 66 (1.30%) StructureMap
19 66 (1.30%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 758 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 273 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 226 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 144 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 129 (2.53%) Clustering
6 116 (2.28%) Mathematics
7 107 (2.10%) Blackberry
8 92 (1.81%) Open Source
9 84 (1.65%) Thin Client
9 84 (1.65%) Fat Client
10 71 (1.39%) Client/Server
11 70 (1.37%) User Experience
12 67 (1.32%) Statistics
13 61 (1.20%) Mobile App
14 59 (1.16%) Social Media
15 52 (1.02%) iPhone
16 49 (0.96%) E-Learning
17 48 (0.94%) Replication
18 44 (0.86%) Blog
19 37 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1946 (38.22%) Windows
2 626 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 505 (9.92%) Windows 7
4 376 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 363 (7.13%) Windows XP
6 353 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 340 (6.68%) Linux
8 157 (3.08%) Windows 8
9 155 (3.04%) UNIX
10 152 (2.99%) Windows Vista
11 69 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 69 (1.36%) Android
12 41 (0.81%) Windows 2000
13 36 (0.71%) Solaris
14 34 (0.67%) Apple iOS
15 27 (0.53%) Mac OS X
16 25 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
17 14 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (0.27%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 817 (16.05%) ITIL
2 779 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
3 571 (11.22%) Project Management
4 460 (9.04%) MVC
5 403 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
6 366 (7.19%) CRM
7 320 (6.29%) PRINCE2
8 282 (5.54%) Software Engineering
9 258 (5.07%) Service Delivery
10 257 (5.05%) OO
11 232 (4.56%) TDD
12 222 (4.36%) Scrum
13 210 (4.12%) ERP
14 197 (3.87%) Service Management
15 191 (3.75%) Migration
16 184 (3.61%) E-Commerce
16 184 (3.61%) Mentoring
17 174 (3.42%) Time Management
18 167 (3.28%) Change Management
19 150 (2.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1451 (28.50%) SQL
2 888 (17.44%) C#
3 595 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 329 (6.46%) T-SQL
5 237 (4.66%) Java
6 234 (4.60%) VB.NET
7 166 (3.26%) VB
8 136 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 124 (2.44%) PHP
10 119 (2.34%) C
11 110 (2.16%) VBA
12 83 (1.63%) C++
13 69 (1.36%) Ruby
14 54 (1.06%) VBScript
15 44 (0.86%) Perl
16 42 (0.82%) VB6
16 42 (0.82%) Python
17 32 (0.63%) PL/SQL
18 21 (0.41%) Shell Script
19 19 (0.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 957 (18.80%) Degree
2 671 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 417 (8.19%) MCSE
4 368 (7.23%) Security Cleared
5 269 (5.28%) SC Cleared
6 261 (5.13%) MCITP
7 259 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
8 212 (4.16%) MCP
9 187 (3.67%) CCNA
10 157 (3.08%) MCSA
11 119 (2.34%) MCTS
11 119 (2.34%) DV Cleared
12 104 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 104 (2.04%) ISEB
13 88 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
14 84 (1.65%) CCA
15 78 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
16 61 (1.20%) CCNP
17 60 (1.18%) PMI Certification
18 51 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 353 (6.93%) SLA
2 167 (3.28%) QA
3 92 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 67 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 44 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.45%) COBIT
7 14 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.098%) COSO
10 4 (0.079%) GPG13
11 3 (0.059%) P3O
11 3 (0.059%) TickIT
11 3 (0.059%) GxP
12 2 (0.039%) GAMP
12 2 (0.039%) BS7799
12 2 (0.039%) HL7
12 2 (0.039%) DICOM
13 1 (0.020%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.020%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 950 (18.66%) Active Directory
2 537 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 249 (4.89%) Hyper-V
4 159 (3.12%) XenApp
5 96 (1.89%) vSphere
6 87 (1.71%) Terminal Services
7 82 (1.61%) XenDesktop
8 59 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 42 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
10 38 (0.75%) ISA Server
11 34 (0.67%) UAG
12 33 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (0.51%) XenServer
13 26 (0.51%) IMail Server
13 26 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
14 21 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 14 (0.27%) VMware Server
15 14 (0.27%) Terminal Server
15 14 (0.27%) KVM
16 11 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 223 (4.38%) SCCM
2 128 (2.51%) SCOM
3 108 (2.12%) Backup Exec
4 59 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 49 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
6 40 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 40 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
7 29 (0.57%) NetBackup
8 27 (0.53%) SCVMM
9 25 (0.49%) Nagios
10 22 (0.43%) WSUS
11 13 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
11 13 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 12 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
13 11 (0.22%) Plesk
13 11 (0.22%) cPanel
13 11 (0.22%) Webmin
13 11 (0.22%) Netcool
14 10 (0.20%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.20%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 3713 (72.93%) Microsoft
2 765 (15.03%) VMware
3 495 (9.72%) Citrix
4 461 (9.06%) Cisco
5 377 (7.41%) Oracle
6 318 (6.25%) HP
7 229 (4.50%) SAP
8 129 (2.53%) Symantec
9 90 (1.77%) Juniper
10 89 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
11 86 (1.69%) Apple
12 84 (1.65%) Cognos
12 84 (1.65%) IBM
13 82 (1.61%) EMC
14 72 (1.41%) Dell
14 72 (1.41%) Endeca
14 72 (1.41%) F5
15 70 (1.37%) McAfee
16 68 (1.34%) Fujitsu
17 67 (1.32%) Adobe
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £20,000-£25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £20,000-£25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago