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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2163 2667 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.38% 11.98% 10.73%
As % of the Applications category 66.11% 67.38% 64.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1885 2121 1865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
3272 3958 3546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.70% 17.78% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2747 3035 2913
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -1 565 £40,000 - 67
Hampshire +1 463 £37,500 +15.38% 47
Berkshire -4 411 £42,000 +12.00% 62
Buckinghamshire -6 194 £36,000 -4.00% 27
West Sussex +4 140 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Oxfordshire -3 129 £30,000 -9.09% 32
Kent 0 121 £36,000 -4.00% 10
East Sussex -5 81 £37,750 +4.13% 3
Middlesex +16 38 £41,250 +13.79%
Thames Valley +12 9 £90,000 +125.00%
Sussex -1 5 £40,000 +45.45%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3389 (75.41%) Microsoft
2 1731 (38.52%) Windows
3 1456 (32.40%) SQL
4 1362 (30.31%) SQL Server
5 1059 (23.56%) MS Office
6 890 (19.80%) Active Directory
7 811 (18.05%) .NET
8 797 (17.73%) Finance
9 776 (17.27%) Degree
10 774 (17.22%) C#
11 753 (16.76%) VMware
12 750 (16.69%) ITIL
13 680 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
14 615 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
15 514 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 512 (11.39%) ASP.NET
16 512 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 511 (11.37%) Windows Server 2008
18 509 (11.33%) JavaScript
19 508 (11.30%) MS Exchange
20 497 (11.06%) HTML
21 483 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
22 481 (10.70%) Cisco
23 456 (10.15%) Business Intelligence
24 443 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
25 441 (9.81%) Project Management
26 413 (9.19%) CSS
27 406 (9.03%) Firewall
28 387 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 380 (8.46%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 508 (11.30%) MS Exchange
2 380 (8.46%) SharePoint
3 264 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 191 (4.25%) IIS
5 143 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 125 (2.78%) Lync
7 123 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 73 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
9 72 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 70 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 69 (1.54%) SAS
12 61 (1.36%) CMS
13 45 (1.00%) Apache
14 39 (0.87%) Tomcat
15 36 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
16 35 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
17 29 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 25 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
19 22 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
20 21 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1059 (23.56%) MS Office
2 483 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 224 (4.98%) MS Project
4 216 (4.81%) MS Visio
5 122 (2.71%) PowerPivot
6 39 (0.87%) SPSS
7 33 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
8 31 (0.69%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
9 10 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (0.20%) GNU Octave
10 9 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
11 7 (0.16%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.13%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.089%) RoboHelp
14 3 (0.067%) Niku Workbench
14 3 (0.067%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.067%) InDesign
15 2 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 132 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (0.73%) Cognos TM1
4 32 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 19 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.18%) assyst
7 6 (0.13%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.13%) SAP PS
7 6 (0.13%) Primavera
8 5 (0.11%) Summit
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.11%) Epicor Vantage
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.11%) Aareon QL
8 5 (0.11%) Northgate Housing
9 4 (0.089%) Orchard Housing
9 4 (0.089%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 202 (4.49%) Office 365
2 99 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (1.62%) SaaS
4 69 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (0.65%) IaaS
6 17 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.33%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.22%) PaaS
9 7 (0.16%) Force.com
9 7 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.11%) Yammer
10 5 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.11%) GitHub
11 3 (0.067%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.045%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.045%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.022%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.022%) Nimbula
13 1 (0.022%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 406 (9.03%) Firewall
2 372 (8.28%) LAN
2 372 (8.28%) WAN
3 318 (7.08%) DNS
4 296 (6.59%) TCP/IP
5 219 (4.87%) DHCP
6 218 (4.85%) SAN
7 159 (3.54%) Internet
8 143 (3.18%) VoIP
9 141 (3.14%) VPN
10 87 (1.94%) SMTP
11 86 (1.91%) Network Security
12 77 (1.71%) Wireless
13 57 (1.27%) VLAN
14 51 (1.13%) NAS
15 50 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
16 47 (1.05%) iSCSI
17 44 (0.98%) MPLS
18 43 (0.96%) FTP
19 41 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1362 (30.31%) SQL Server
2 387 (8.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 296 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 285 (6.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 238 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
6 205 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 157 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 116 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 99 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 95 (2.11%) MySQL
11 92 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 78 (1.74%) MS Access
13 70 (1.56%) Oracle Database
14 68 (1.51%) Big Data
15 59 (1.31%) OLAP
16 58 (1.29%) QlikView
17 53 (1.18%) Hadoop
18 52 (1.16%) RDBMS
19 49 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
20 48 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 285 (6.34%) Visual Studio
2 206 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (1.98%) ReSharper
4 50 (1.11%) JIRA
5 45 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 44 (0.98%) Selenium
6 44 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 42 (0.93%) NUnit
8 39 (0.87%) Git (software)
9 35 (0.78%) Subversion
10 26 (0.58%) TeamCity
10 26 (0.58%) Moq
10 26 (0.58%) LINQPad
11 17 (0.38%) Fiddler
12 16 (0.36%) SoapUI
13 13 (0.29%) GCC
13 13 (0.29%) Clang
13 13 (0.29%) HP UFT
14 12 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (0.27%) LoadUI
General
1 797 (17.73%) Finance
2 224 (4.98%) Retail
3 219 (4.87%) Marketing
4 216 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 91 (2.02%) Banking
6 85 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 59 (1.31%) Legal
8 53 (1.18%) German Language
9 49 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
9 49 (1.09%) Back Office
10 48 (1.07%) Electronics
11 46 (1.02%) Front Office
12 42 (0.93%) Advertising
12 42 (0.93%) Publishing
12 42 (0.93%) Billing
13 37 (0.82%) Dutch Language
14 34 (0.76%) French Language
15 33 (0.73%) Automotive
16 31 (0.69%) Spanish Language
17 29 (0.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 965 (21.47%) Analyst
2 917 (20.40%) Developer
3 356 (7.92%) Support Engineer
4 306 (6.81%) Support Analyst
5 292 (6.50%) Consultant
6 277 (6.16%) .NET Developer
7 262 (5.83%) C# Developer
8 193 (4.29%) Senior Developer
8 193 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 186 (4.14%) Administrator
10 182 (4.05%) IT Support
11 166 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 160 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support
13 159 (3.54%) Service Analyst
14 155 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
15 145 (3.23%) DBA
16 141 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 140 (3.12%) Applications Support
18 134 (2.98%) Architect
19 128 (2.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 811 (18.05%) .NET
2 512 (11.39%) ASP.NET
3 497 (11.06%) HTML
4 413 (9.19%) CSS
5 262 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 256 (5.70%) jQuery
7 247 (5.50%) .NET Framework
8 222 (4.94%) XML
9 218 (4.85%) Web Services
10 183 (4.07%) HTML5
11 161 (3.58%) WCF
12 128 (2.85%) Entity Framework
13 106 (2.36%) Ajax
14 91 (2.02%) AngularJS
15 78 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
16 77 (1.71%) JSON
17 67 (1.49%) REST
18 66 (1.47%) SOAP
19 65 (1.45%) COM
20 60 (1.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 615 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 257 (5.72%) Data Centre
3 205 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 184 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 96 (2.14%) Clustering
6 86 (1.91%) Blackberry
7 81 (1.80%) Replication
8 80 (1.78%) Client/Server
9 79 (1.76%) Statistics
10 77 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 77 (1.71%) User Experience
11 65 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 58 (1.29%) Visualisation
13 57 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 53 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
15 51 (1.13%) Social Media
16 44 (0.98%) iPad
17 43 (0.96%) iPhone
18 37 (0.82%) NHS
19 35 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1731 (38.52%) Windows
2 511 (11.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 443 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 353 (7.85%) Linux
5 352 (7.83%) Windows 7
6 245 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 228 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 215 (4.78%) UNIX
9 196 (4.36%) Windows XP
10 74 (1.65%) Windows Vista
11 71 (1.58%) Android
12 55 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 49 (1.09%) Apple iOS
14 37 (0.82%) Solaris
15 28 (0.62%) Mac OS X
16 21 (0.47%) AIX
17 19 (0.42%) Windows 2000
18 17 (0.38%) Mac OS
19 15 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
20 14 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 750 (16.69%) ITIL
2 680 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
3 456 (10.15%) Business Intelligence
4 441 (9.81%) Project Management
5 380 (8.46%) MVC
6 233 (5.18%) CRM
7 230 (5.12%) Scrum
8 222 (4.94%) Service Management
9 216 (4.81%) PRINCE2
10 214 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 180 (4.01%) TDD
12 175 (3.89%) Mentoring
13 171 (3.81%) Service Delivery
14 167 (3.72%) Time Management
15 165 (3.67%) Change Management
16 161 (3.58%) Analytics
17 160 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
17 160 (3.56%) SDLC
18 142 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
19 135 (3.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1456 (32.40%) SQL
2 774 (17.22%) C#
3 509 (11.33%) JavaScript
4 362 (8.06%) T-SQL
5 195 (4.34%) Java
6 172 (3.83%) PowerShell
7 167 (3.72%) VBA
8 104 (2.31%) VB
9 98 (2.18%) PHP
10 91 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 85 (1.89%) C
12 82 (1.82%) C++
13 81 (1.80%) Python
14 70 (1.56%) Perl
15 57 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 54 (1.20%) VBScript
17 28 (0.62%) R
18 22 (0.49%) Ruby
19 18 (0.40%) VB6
20 14 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 776 (17.27%) Degree
2 514 (11.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 308 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 281 (6.25%) MCSE
5 253 (5.63%) MCP
6 210 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
7 177 (3.94%) SC Cleared
8 168 (3.74%) MCITP
9 129 (2.87%) CCNA
10 107 (2.38%) MCSA
11 91 (2.02%) CCNP
12 82 (1.82%) ISEB
13 80 (1.78%) MCTS
14 72 (1.60%) A+ Certification
15 70 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
16 68 (1.51%) DV Cleared
17 67 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 51 (1.13%) CCIE
19 45 (1.00%) CISSP
19 45 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (7.57%) SLA
2 183 (4.07%) QA
3 46 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.16%) P3O
7 7 (0.16%) COBIT
8 6 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.067%) GCP
9 3 (0.067%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.067%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.045%) GPG13
10 2 (0.045%) GAMP
11 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.022%) JTAG
11 1 (0.022%) HL7
System Software
1 890 (19.80%) Active Directory
2 512 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 334 (7.43%) Hyper-V
4 123 (2.74%) XenApp
5 111 (2.47%) vSphere
6 66 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 59 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 51 (1.13%) XenDesktop
9 41 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 40 (0.89%) IMail Server
11 35 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
12 28 (0.62%) XenServer
13 27 (0.60%) UAG
13 27 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
14 24 (0.53%) ISA Server
14 24 (0.53%) Terminal Server
15 21 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
16 17 (0.38%) NFS
17 16 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 16 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 216 (4.81%) SCCM
2 103 (2.29%) SCOM
3 63 (1.40%) Backup Exec
4 28 (0.62%) SCVMM
5 19 (0.42%) EdgeSight
6 18 (0.40%) Puppet
6 18 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
7 17 (0.38%) Nagios
8 13 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (0.29%) FortiGate
8 13 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (0.24%) WSUS
11 10 (0.22%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (0.18%) ARCserve
12 8 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (0.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 6 (0.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3389 (75.41%) Microsoft
2 753 (16.76%) VMware
3 481 (10.70%) Cisco
4 342 (7.61%) Citrix
5 288 (6.41%) HP
6 269 (5.99%) Oracle
7 133 (2.96%) Juniper
8 107 (2.38%) SAP
9 84 (1.87%) Dell
10 83 (1.85%) IBM
11 69 (1.54%) NetApp
12 68 (1.51%) Cognos
13 66 (1.47%) EMC
14 64 (1.42%) Symantec
15 63 (1.40%) Tableau
16 60 (1.34%) Red Hat
17 59 (1.31%) Apple
18 54 (1.20%) F5
19 52 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
20 51 (1.13%) Remedy
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + quarterly bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience (+ benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34,999 - 35,000 per year + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £34,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £26500 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday