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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2420 2626 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.45% 10.99% 10.10%
As % of the Applications category 68.23% 66.35% 62.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 2143 1882
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 £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3547 3958 3667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.79% 16.56% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 3218 3026
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 May 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 May 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 +1 595 £40,000 +3.89% 75
Berkshire -3 512 £37,500 -7.40% 64
Hampshire +1 471 £40,000 +26.98% 63
Buckinghamshire +2 323 £35,000 -9.09% 31
Oxfordshire +8 139 £35,000 +1.44% 34
East Sussex +11 117 £36,000 +6.66% 7
West Sussex -5 116 £37,500 - 16
Kent +1 113 £31,000 -31.11% 19
Middlesex +2 11 £34,000 -33.65% 4
Sussex - 5 £45,250 - 3
Isle of Wight -1 4 £21,000 -36.84% 2
Home Counties +2 3 - -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 3523 (74.39%) Microsoft
2 1797 (37.94%) Windows
3 1452 (30.66%) SQL
4 1420 (29.98%) SQL Server
5 1150 (24.28%) MS Office
6 916 (19.34%) .NET
7 870 (18.37%) Active Directory
8 858 (18.12%) Degree
9 856 (18.07%) C#
10 791 (16.70%) Finance
11 737 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
12 734 (15.50%) ITIL
13 683 (14.42%) VMware
14 673 (14.21%) HTML
14 673 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
15 580 (12.25%) ASP.NET
16 556 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
17 545 (11.51%) MS Exchange
18 532 (11.23%) Project Management
19 528 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
20 513 (10.83%) JavaScript
21 495 (10.45%) CSS
22 488 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
23 467 (9.86%) Cisco
24 462 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
25 460 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
26 441 (9.31%) Firewall
27 422 (8.91%) SharePoint
28 420 (8.87%) Windows 7
29 399 (8.42%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 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
1 545 (11.51%) MS Exchange
2 422 (8.91%) SharePoint
3 272 (5.74%) IIS
4 246 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 177 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 163 (3.44%) Lync
7 97 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 90 (1.90%) CMS
9 89 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 76 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
11 68 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 58 (1.22%) Apache
13 55 (1.16%) SAS
14 45 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
15 42 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 37 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
17 36 (0.76%) Tomcat
18 32 (0.68%) JBoss
19 28 (0.59%) Umbraco
20 23 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1150 (24.28%) MS Office
2 460 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 283 (5.98%) MS Project
4 183 (3.86%) MS Visio
5 103 (2.17%) PowerPivot
6 56 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 29 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (0.46%) InfoPath
9 17 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
10 16 (0.34%) AutoCAD
10 16 (0.34%) SPSS
11 11 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
13 4 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (0.084%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.084%) Niku Workbench
14 2 (0.042%) InDesign
14 2 (0.042%) Siemens NX
15 1 (0.021%) FastStats
15 1 (0.021%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 158 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 73 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 37 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 26 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 19 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
6 15 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 14 (0.30%) assyst
8 13 (0.27%) SAP SD
9 11 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 11 (0.23%) Primavera
10 10 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
11 9 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
11 9 (0.19%) SAP FI
12 8 (0.17%) SAP CRM
13 7 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
14 6 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
15 5 (0.11%) GoldMine
15 5 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 134 (2.83%) Office 365
2 95 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (1.79%) SaaS
4 62 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (0.87%) Google Analytics
6 26 (0.55%) IaaS
6 26 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.21%) PaaS
8 9 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.084%) GitHub
9 4 (0.084%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.063%) Force.com
10 3 (0.063%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.063%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.042%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.021%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.021%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.021%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.021%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 441 (9.31%) Firewall
2 371 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 334 (7.05%) WAN
4 333 (7.03%) DNS
5 308 (6.50%) LAN
6 240 (5.07%) SAN
7 236 (4.98%) DHCP
8 212 (4.48%) Internet
9 186 (3.93%) VoIP
10 147 (3.10%) VPN
11 113 (2.39%) Wireless
12 90 (1.90%) Network Security
13 72 (1.52%) SMTP
14 67 (1.41%) SSL
15 65 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
16 63 (1.33%) MPLS
16 63 (1.33%) NAS
17 61 (1.29%) VLAN
18 56 (1.18%) Intranet
19 52 (1.10%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1420 (29.98%) SQL Server
2 375 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 299 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 297 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 250 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 239 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
7 162 (3.42%) Relational Database
8 121 (2.55%) MySQL
9 112 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 109 (2.30%) MS Access
11 99 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 78 (1.65%) Microsoft Power View
13 70 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 66 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
14 66 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 64 (1.35%) RDBMS
16 52 (1.10%) Data Mining
17 51 (1.08%) NoSQL
18 50 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
19 42 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 331 (6.99%) Visual Studio
2 206 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (1.33%) ReSharper
4 61 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 60 (1.27%) JIRA
6 54 (1.14%) Git (software)
7 46 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 41 (0.87%) NUnit
9 33 (0.70%) Moq
10 31 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
11 24 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
12 20 (0.42%) TeamCity
12 20 (0.42%) Selenium
13 19 (0.40%) Fiddler
13 19 (0.40%) NCrunch
14 18 (0.38%) Subversion
15 17 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (0.34%) Maven
17 15 (0.32%) Cucumber
18 11 (0.23%) WATIR
General
1 791 (16.70%) Finance
2 331 (6.99%) Marketing
3 223 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 208 (4.39%) Retail
5 74 (1.56%) Legal
6 66 (1.39%) Advertising
7 65 (1.37%) Banking
8 60 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 54 (1.14%) Billing
10 50 (1.06%) Publishing
10 50 (1.06%) Aerospace
11 49 (1.03%) Automotive
12 39 (0.82%) German Language
13 38 (0.80%) Back Office
14 34 (0.72%) Electronics
15 33 (0.70%) Front Office
15 33 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
16 32 (0.68%) French Language
17 30 (0.63%) Spanish Language
18 28 (0.59%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1041 (21.98%) Analyst
2 987 (20.84%) Developer
3 444 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 363 (7.66%) Support Analyst
5 291 (6.14%) C# Developer
6 279 (5.89%) Consultant
7 270 (5.70%) .NET Developer
8 218 (4.60%) Project Manager
9 197 (4.16%) Administrator
10 191 (4.03%) IT Support
11 186 (3.93%) C# .NET Developer
12 185 (3.91%) Service Analyst
13 181 (3.82%) Service Desk Analyst
14 167 (3.53%) Software Developer
15 156 (3.29%) Technical Support
16 155 (3.27%) Senior Developer
17 151 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 150 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
19 144 (3.04%) DBA
20 141 (2.98%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 916 (19.34%) .NET
2 673 (14.21%) HTML
3 580 (12.25%) ASP.NET
4 495 (10.45%) CSS
5 292 (6.17%) XML
6 269 (5.68%) jQuery
7 258 (5.45%) .NET Framework
8 239 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 234 (4.94%) Web Services
10 221 (4.67%) HTML5
11 189 (3.99%) WCF
12 149 (3.15%) Ajax
13 117 (2.47%) Entity Framework
14 93 (1.96%) AngularJS
15 76 (1.60%) WPF
16 73 (1.54%) CSS3
17 70 (1.48%) JSON
18 62 (1.31%) SOAP
19 59 (1.25%) REST
20 54 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 673 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 228 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 226 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 140 (2.96%) Clustering
5 124 (2.62%) Blackberry
6 117 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 103 (2.17%) User Experience
8 96 (2.03%) Mathematics
9 86 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 85 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 82 (1.73%) Social Media
12 71 (1.50%) Thin Client
12 71 (1.50%) Fat Client
13 67 (1.41%) Replication
14 58 (1.22%) iPhone
15 55 (1.16%) Statistics
16 51 (1.08%) Open Source
17 41 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
18 34 (0.72%) Data Structures
19 33 (0.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1797 (37.94%) Windows
2 528 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 420 (8.87%) Windows 7
4 384 (8.11%) Linux
4 384 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 289 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 255 (5.38%) Windows XP
7 189 (3.99%) UNIX
8 179 (3.78%) Windows 8
9 128 (2.70%) Windows Vista
10 92 (1.94%) Android
11 60 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 49 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 33 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
14 29 (0.61%) Mac OS
14 29 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 29 (0.61%) Windows 2000
15 26 (0.55%) CentOS
16 25 (0.53%) Solaris
17 10 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 734 (15.50%) ITIL
3 532 (11.23%) Project Management
4 462 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 382 (8.07%) MVC
6 283 (5.98%) CRM
7 282 (5.95%) PRINCE2
8 255 (5.38%) Software Engineering
9 203 (4.29%) Service Management
10 201 (4.24%) Service Delivery
11 187 (3.95%) OO
12 181 (3.82%) Scrum
13 179 (3.78%) Mentoring
14 174 (3.67%) TDD
15 166 (3.51%) Analytics
16 164 (3.46%) Time Management
17 156 (3.29%) Incident Management
18 148 (3.13%) Data Analysis
19 145 (3.06%) Migration
20 144 (3.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1452 (30.66%) SQL
2 856 (18.07%) C#
3 513 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 399 (8.42%) T-SQL
5 235 (4.96%) Java
6 165 (3.48%) PowerShell
7 141 (2.98%) VBA
8 127 (2.68%) VB.NET
9 105 (2.22%) VB
9 105 (2.22%) PHP
10 102 (2.15%) C++
11 73 (1.54%) C
12 51 (1.08%) Python
13 47 (0.99%) Perl
14 45 (0.95%) VBScript
15 40 (0.84%) PL/SQL
16 30 (0.63%) VB6
17 26 (0.55%) Ruby
17 26 (0.55%) COBOL
18 24 (0.51%) Ada
Qualifications
1 858 (18.12%) Degree
2 556 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 333 (7.03%) MCSE
4 311 (6.57%) Security Cleared
5 293 (6.19%) MCP
6 230 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
7 227 (4.79%) SC Cleared
8 183 (3.86%) MCITP
9 167 (3.53%) CCNA
10 103 (2.17%) DV Cleared
11 101 (2.13%) MCSA
11 101 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 98 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
13 87 (1.84%) A+ Certification
14 85 (1.79%) ISEB
15 80 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
16 76 (1.60%) CCA
17 73 (1.54%) PMI Certification
18 70 (1.48%) MCTS
19 61 (1.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (7.39%) SLA
2 192 (4.05%) QA
3 70 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 27 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.34%) COBIT
7 11 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.11%) GPG13
10 4 (0.084%) HL7
11 3 (0.063%) DICOM
12 2 (0.042%) COSO
13 1 (0.021%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.021%) P3O
13 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 870 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 488 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 295 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 164 (3.46%) XenApp
5 121 (2.55%) vSphere
6 109 (2.30%) XenDesktop
7 70 (1.48%) VMware ESX
8 59 (1.25%) Terminal Services
9 46 (0.97%) XenServer
10 42 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 28 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
13 24 (0.51%) IMail Server
14 22 (0.46%) Terminal Server
15 19 (0.40%) KVM
16 18 (0.38%) VMware Server
17 17 (0.36%) vCloud
18 13 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
18 13 (0.27%) Firmware
19 11 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 210 (4.43%) SCCM
2 101 (2.13%) SCOM
3 83 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 35 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 34 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 25 (0.53%) EdgeSight
7 20 (0.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 18 (0.38%) WSUS
9 17 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
10 16 (0.34%) Nagios
11 15 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (0.30%) Puppet
13 13 (0.27%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 12 (0.25%) SCVMM
15 10 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 9 (0.19%) Plesk
16 9 (0.19%) cPanel
16 9 (0.19%) Webmin
16 9 (0.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3523 (74.39%) Microsoft
2 683 (14.42%) VMware
3 467 (9.86%) Cisco
4 389 (8.21%) Citrix
5 371 (7.83%) HP
6 309 (6.52%) Oracle
7 171 (3.61%) SAP
8 120 (2.53%) Symantec
9 108 (2.28%) Juniper
10 90 (1.90%) Cognos
11 83 (1.75%) Dell
12 75 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
13 74 (1.56%) Apple
14 69 (1.46%) Red Hat
15 67 (1.41%) Google
16 62 (1.31%) Remedy
16 62 (1.31%) NetApp
17 60 (1.27%) IBM
17 60 (1.27%) Business Objects
18 55 (1.16%) Tableau
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