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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 2250 2031 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.11% 9.77% 10.60%
As % of the Applications category 64.79% 63.19% 64.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 1681 1780
Average salary £38,294 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.01%
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
3473 3214 3354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.15% 15.47% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2831 2609 2785
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +2 589 £40,000 - 67
Berkshire +4 535 £40,000 - 73
Hampshire +6 454 £38,500 +10.00% 69
Buckinghamshire 0 224 £35,000 -12.50% 49
East Sussex +12 113 £40,000 +26.98% 17
Oxfordshire +7 112 £30,000 -14.28% 29
Kent -5 91 £28,000 -37.77% 13
West Sussex -12 81 £32,500 -18.75% 18
Middlesex +14 25 £43,851 +21.80% 3
Sussex +4 4 £26,000 -48.00%
Home Counties +5 3 - -
Isle of Wight - 2 £21,000 - 2
Thames Valley +10 1 £75,000 +36.36%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3531 (74.18%) Microsoft
2 1846 (38.78%) Windows
3 1436 (30.17%) SQL Server
4 1402 (29.45%) SQL
5 1171 (24.60%) MS Office
6 936 (19.66%) .NET
7 927 (19.47%) Active Directory
8 863 (18.13%) Degree
9 817 (17.16%) C#
10 800 (16.81%) Finance
11 759 (15.95%) ITIL
12 748 (15.71%) VMware
13 739 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
14 714 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
15 663 (13.93%) HTML
16 622 (13.07%) ASP.NET
17 610 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
18 595 (12.50%) MS Exchange
19 545 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
20 530 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
21 528 (11.09%) Project Management
22 507 (10.65%) JavaScript
23 506 (10.63%) SharePoint
24 503 (10.57%) CSS
25 482 (10.13%) Cisco
26 466 (9.79%) Citrix
27 459 (9.64%) Windows 7
28 452 (9.50%) Firewall
29 427 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
30 405 (8.51%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 595 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 506 (10.63%) SharePoint
3 299 (6.28%) IIS
4 255 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 190 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 154 (3.24%) Lync
7 114 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 114 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 91 (1.91%) CMS
9 86 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 70 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
11 57 (1.20%) Apache
12 49 (1.03%) JBoss
13 45 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 44 (0.92%) Confluence
15 35 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
16 34 (0.71%) SAS
17 29 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 28 (0.59%) Tomcat
19 25 (0.53%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1171 (24.60%) MS Office
2 427 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 269 (5.65%) MS Project
4 171 (3.59%) MS Visio
5 97 (2.04%) PowerPivot
6 51 (1.07%) Photoshop
7 29 (0.61%) InfoPath
8 27 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.40%) Adobe Captivate
10 16 (0.34%) AutoCAD
10 16 (0.34%) Niku Workbench
11 13 (0.27%) Acrobat
12 11 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 6 (0.13%) SPSS
15 4 (0.084%) FrameMaker
15 4 (0.084%) RoboHelp
16 2 (0.042%) InDesign
17 1 (0.021%) Revit
17 1 (0.021%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 148 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 82 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 59 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 44 (0.92%) Google Analytics
5 18 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 13 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
8 11 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 11 (0.23%) WebTrends
9 10 (0.21%) Agresso
10 9 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
12 7 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (0.15%) SAP CRM
12 7 (0.15%) assyst
12 7 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 124 (2.61%) Office 365
2 87 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (1.32%) SaaS
4 22 (0.46%) IaaS
5 20 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.23%) PaaS
7 7 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.084%) Yammer
8 4 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.063%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.042%) GitHub
11 1 (0.021%) Force.com
11 1 (0.021%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 452 (9.50%) Firewall
2 367 (7.71%) TCP/IP
3 343 (7.21%) WAN
4 320 (6.72%) LAN
5 319 (6.70%) DNS
6 264 (5.55%) SAN
7 227 (4.77%) Internet
8 215 (4.52%) DHCP
9 167 (3.51%) VoIP
10 159 (3.34%) VPN
11 101 (2.12%) Wireless
12 82 (1.72%) Network Security
13 79 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
13 79 (1.66%) Intranet
14 65 (1.37%) MPLS
15 64 (1.34%) Ethernet
15 64 (1.34%) VLAN
16 62 (1.30%) SSL
17 52 (1.09%) NAS
18 47 (0.99%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1436 (30.17%) SQL Server
2 325 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 278 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 263 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 236 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 206 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
7 154 (3.24%) MySQL
8 140 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 136 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 114 (2.39%) MS Access
11 107 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 93 (1.95%) Microsoft Power View
13 72 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
14 69 (1.45%) Oracle Database
15 60 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
16 58 (1.22%) RDBMS
17 56 (1.18%) Data Mining
18 46 (0.97%) PerformancePoint
19 45 (0.95%) Big Data
20 44 (0.92%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 330 (6.93%) Visual Studio
2 210 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 89 (1.87%) JIRA
4 82 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 75 (1.58%) NUnit
6 59 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
6 59 (1.24%) ReSharper
7 54 (1.13%) Eclipse
8 47 (0.99%) Moq
9 45 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 43 (0.90%) TeamCity
10 43 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 39 (0.82%) NCrunch
12 37 (0.78%) WATIR
13 34 (0.71%) Maven
14 31 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
14 31 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
15 22 (0.46%) JUnit
16 21 (0.44%) Selenium
17 19 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 800 (16.81%) Finance
2 276 (5.80%) Marketing
3 245 (5.15%) Retail
4 241 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 94 (1.97%) Advertising
6 91 (1.91%) Legal
7 62 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 56 (1.18%) Banking
9 54 (1.13%) Publishing
9 54 (1.13%) Back Office
10 53 (1.11%) Automotive
11 44 (0.92%) Billing
12 43 (0.90%) Aerospace
13 35 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 34 (0.71%) German Language
15 28 (0.59%) French Language
16 24 (0.50%) Spanish Language
17 23 (0.48%) Dutch Language
17 23 (0.48%) Law
18 21 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 980 (20.59%) Analyst
2 979 (20.57%) Developer
3 466 (9.79%) Support Engineer
4 337 (7.08%) Support Analyst
5 290 (6.09%) Consultant
6 265 (5.57%) .NET Developer
7 245 (5.15%) C# Developer
8 201 (4.22%) Project Manager
9 193 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 181 (3.80%) IT Support
11 176 (3.70%) Administrator
12 170 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
13 163 (3.42%) Technical Support
14 161 (3.38%) Service Analyst
15 156 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
16 155 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
17 151 (3.17%) Junior
17 151 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 142 (2.98%) Architect
19 140 (2.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 936 (19.66%) .NET
2 663 (13.93%) HTML
3 622 (13.07%) ASP.NET
4 503 (10.57%) CSS
5 298 (6.26%) XML
6 255 (5.36%) jQuery
7 250 (5.25%) .NET Framework
8 245 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 222 (4.66%) Web Services
10 195 (4.10%) WCF
11 158 (3.32%) HTML5
12 132 (2.77%) Ajax
13 102 (2.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 81 (1.70%) WPF
15 72 (1.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 56 (1.18%) JSON
17 54 (1.13%) AngularJS
18 53 (1.11%) CSS3
19 51 (1.07%) SOAP
20 44 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 714 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 226 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 150 (3.15%) Clustering
5 123 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
6 108 (2.27%) Blackberry
7 96 (2.02%) Mathematics
8 94 (1.97%) Fat Client
8 94 (1.97%) Thin Client
9 80 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 73 (1.53%) Open Source
11 70 (1.47%) Social Media
12 69 (1.45%) User Experience
13 64 (1.34%) Client/Server
14 53 (1.11%) iPhone
15 52 (1.09%) Statistics
16 50 (1.05%) Replication
17 38 (0.80%) E-Learning
18 34 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
19 32 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1846 (38.78%) Windows
2 545 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 459 (9.64%) Windows 7
4 379 (7.96%) Linux
5 356 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 319 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 294 (6.18%) Windows XP
8 171 (3.59%) UNIX
9 161 (3.38%) Windows 8
10 148 (3.11%) Windows Vista
11 86 (1.81%) Android
12 59 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
13 43 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 40 (0.84%) Windows 2000
15 34 (0.71%) Mac OS X
16 33 (0.69%) Apple iOS
17 27 (0.57%) CentOS
17 27 (0.57%) Solaris
18 17 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
19 16 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (15.95%) ITIL
2 739 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
3 528 (11.09%) Project Management
4 405 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 395 (8.30%) MVC
6 311 (6.53%) CRM
7 307 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 267 (5.61%) Software Engineering
9 222 (4.66%) Service Delivery
10 221 (4.64%) OO
11 196 (4.12%) TDD
12 190 (3.99%) Scrum
13 184 (3.87%) Service Management
14 170 (3.57%) Migration
15 161 (3.38%) Data Analysis
16 155 (3.26%) Time Management
17 153 (3.21%) Incident Management
17 153 (3.21%) ERP
18 151 (3.17%) Mentoring
19 147 (3.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1402 (29.45%) SQL
2 817 (17.16%) C#
3 507 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 378 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 246 (5.17%) Java
6 158 (3.32%) PowerShell
7 152 (3.19%) VB.NET
8 149 (3.13%) VBA
9 116 (2.44%) PHP
10 114 (2.39%) VB
11 103 (2.16%) C++
12 89 (1.87%) C
13 53 (1.11%) Perl
14 52 (1.09%) Python
15 44 (0.92%) Ruby
16 40 (0.84%) VB6
17 38 (0.80%) VBScript
18 36 (0.76%) PL/SQL
19 24 (0.50%) COBOL
19 24 (0.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 863 (18.13%) Degree
2 610 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 397 (8.34%) MCSE
4 311 (6.53%) Security Cleared
5 271 (5.69%) MCP
6 254 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
7 253 (5.32%) SC Cleared
8 219 (4.60%) MCITP
9 183 (3.84%) CCNA
10 144 (3.03%) VCP4
11 131 (2.75%) MCSA
12 115 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 107 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
14 106 (2.23%) DV Cleared
15 89 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
16 84 (1.76%) ISEB
17 83 (1.74%) CCA
18 76 (1.60%) PMI Certification
19 74 (1.55%) MCTS
20 68 (1.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (6.97%) SLA
2 169 (3.55%) QA
3 69 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 36 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.29%) COBIT
7 12 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.084%) GPG13
9 3 (0.063%) HL7
9 3 (0.063%) DICOM
9 3 (0.063%) GxP
10 2 (0.042%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.042%) P3O
10 2 (0.042%) COSO
11 1 (0.021%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.021%) PMBOK
System Software
1 927 (19.47%) Active Directory
2 530 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 276 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 191 (4.01%) XenApp
5 115 (2.42%) vSphere
6 105 (2.21%) XenDesktop
7 81 (1.70%) Terminal Services
8 74 (1.55%) VMware ESX
9 39 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 32 (0.67%) XenServer
11 30 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
12 29 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 26 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
14 22 (0.46%) UAG
15 21 (0.44%) ISA Server
16 18 (0.38%) Firmware
16 18 (0.38%) KVM
16 18 (0.38%) VMware Server
17 15 (0.32%) Terminal Server
18 12 (0.25%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 211 (4.43%) SCCM
2 114 (2.39%) SCOM
3 105 (2.21%) Backup Exec
4 50 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 42 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
6 38 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 36 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 26 (0.55%) Nagios
9 22 (0.46%) NetBackup
10 20 (0.42%) EdgeSight
10 20 (0.42%) WSUS
11 19 (0.40%) SCVMM
12 15 (0.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 14 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
14 13 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.23%) SCOrch
15 11 (0.23%) Netcool
16 10 (0.21%) Plesk
16 10 (0.21%) cPanel
16 10 (0.21%) Webmin
Vendors
1 3531 (74.18%) Microsoft
2 748 (15.71%) VMware
3 482 (10.13%) Cisco
4 466 (9.79%) Citrix
5 361 (7.58%) Oracle
6 360 (7.56%) HP
7 198 (4.16%) SAP
8 142 (2.98%) Symantec
9 107 (2.25%) Cognos
10 89 (1.87%) Juniper
11 80 (1.68%) Dell
12 75 (1.58%) Apple
13 69 (1.45%) Adobe
14 67 (1.41%) NetApp
14 67 (1.41%) Google
15 66 (1.39%) McAfee
16 65 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
17 61 (1.28%) F5
17 61 (1.28%) Business Objects
18 60 (1.26%) IBM
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