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

Location
3 months to
22 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 2361 2555 2235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.46% 11.20% 10.02%
As % of the Applications category 68.79% 67.43% 61.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2096 1876
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 £36,000 £35,000 £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
3432 3789 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.66% 16.60% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2745 3077 3027
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 22 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 22 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 +2 587 £40,000 - 81
Hampshire +1 465 £39,000 +23.80% 61
Berkshire -1 458 £37,500 -6.25% 67
Buckinghamshire +3 317 £35,000 -6.66% 28
Oxfordshire +6 142 £35,000 +1.44% 27
West Sussex -3 125 £39,000 +4.00% 15
East Sussex +3 116 £34,000 -2.85% 13
Kent -1 109 £32,500 -23.52% 20
Middlesex 0 15 £34,000 -32.00% 2
Sussex - 6 £45,250 - 1
Isle of Wight +1 4 £21,000 -36.84% 1
Home Counties 0 2 - -
Thames Valley - 1 £26,000 -
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 3437 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 1757 (37.81%) Windows
3 1428 (30.73%) SQL
4 1398 (30.08%) SQL Server
5 1135 (24.42%) MS Office
6 885 (19.04%) .NET
7 845 (18.18%) C#
8 842 (18.12%) Active Directory
9 829 (17.84%) Degree
10 760 (16.35%) Finance
11 725 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
12 699 (15.04%) ITIL
13 679 (14.61%) VMware
14 652 (14.03%) HTML
15 648 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
16 563 (12.12%) ASP.NET
17 548 (11.79%) MS Exchange
18 537 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
19 522 (11.23%) Windows Server 2008
20 515 (11.08%) Project Management
21 495 (10.65%) JavaScript
22 484 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
23 472 (10.16%) CSS
24 468 (10.07%) Cisco
25 465 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
26 456 (9.81%) MS PowerPoint
27 439 (9.45%) Firewall
28 420 (9.04%) Windows 7
29 398 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
30 390 (8.39%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 548 (11.79%) MS Exchange
2 385 (8.28%) SharePoint
3 257 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 255 (5.49%) IIS
5 169 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 156 (3.36%) Lync
7 100 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 96 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 84 (1.81%) CMS
10 74 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
11 58 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 58 (1.25%) SAS
12 56 (1.21%) Apache
13 43 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 43 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
14 36 (0.77%) Tomcat
15 30 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
15 30 (0.65%) JBoss
16 26 (0.56%) Umbraco
17 22 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1135 (24.42%) MS Office
2 456 (9.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 274 (5.90%) MS Project
4 192 (4.13%) MS Visio
5 105 (2.26%) PowerPivot
6 54 (1.16%) Photoshop
7 27 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 24 (0.52%) SPSS
9 17 (0.37%) InfoPath
10 14 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
11 13 (0.28%) AutoCAD
11 13 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.043%) Siemens NX
13 2 (0.043%) GNU Octave
13 2 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.043%) InDesign
13 2 (0.043%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.043%) Niku Workbench
14 1 (0.022%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 146 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 29 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 23 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
6 14 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 14 (0.30%) assyst
7 13 (0.28%) SAP SD
8 10 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.19%) Primavera
9 9 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (0.17%) SAP FI
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
10 8 (0.17%) SAP CRM
11 6 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
12 5 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.11%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 133 (2.86%) Office 365
2 92 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (1.68%) SaaS
4 62 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
5 36 (0.77%) Google Analytics
6 29 (0.62%) IaaS
7 28 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.19%) PaaS
9 7 (0.15%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.11%) Force.com
10 5 (0.11%) GitHub
11 4 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.065%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.065%) Basecamp
13 2 (0.043%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.043%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.022%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.022%) Yammer
14 1 (0.022%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.022%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 439 (9.45%) Firewall
2 346 (7.45%) TCP/IP
3 337 (7.25%) WAN
4 325 (6.99%) DNS
5 317 (6.82%) LAN
6 230 (4.95%) SAN
7 229 (4.93%) DHCP
8 200 (4.30%) Internet
9 180 (3.87%) VoIP
10 156 (3.36%) VPN
11 104 (2.24%) Wireless
12 90 (1.94%) Network Security
13 72 (1.55%) SMTP
14 70 (1.51%) SSL
15 67 (1.44%) MPLS
16 63 (1.36%) VLAN
17 62 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
18 59 (1.27%) NAS
19 53 (1.14%) Intranet
20 52 (1.12%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1398 (30.08%) SQL Server
2 378 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 299 (6.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 297 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 241 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 238 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
7 161 (3.46%) Relational Database
8 118 (2.54%) MySQL
9 109 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 106 (2.28%) MS Access
11 98 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 73 (1.57%) Oracle Database
13 69 (1.48%) Microsoft Power View
14 68 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 63 (1.36%) RDBMS
16 62 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
17 53 (1.14%) Data Mining
17 53 (1.14%) NoSQL
18 51 (1.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
19 50 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 316 (6.80%) Visual Studio
2 202 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 66 (1.42%) ReSharper
4 61 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 56 (1.21%) JIRA
6 47 (1.01%) Git (software)
7 46 (0.99%) Eclipse
8 34 (0.73%) NUnit
9 30 (0.65%) Moq
10 28 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
11 22 (0.47%) Fiddler
12 20 (0.43%) Selenium
13 19 (0.41%) Subversion
14 17 (0.37%) TeamCity
15 15 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
16 13 (0.28%) NCrunch
16 13 (0.28%) Rhino Mocks
16 13 (0.28%) SoapUI
17 11 (0.24%) Maven
17 11 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 760 (16.35%) Finance
2 317 (6.82%) Marketing
3 215 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 191 (4.11%) Retail
5 72 (1.55%) Banking
6 68 (1.46%) Legal
7 67 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 60 (1.29%) Advertising
9 53 (1.14%) Billing
10 48 (1.03%) Aerospace
11 46 (0.99%) Publishing
12 45 (0.97%) Automotive
13 38 (0.82%) Electronics
14 37 (0.80%) Back Office
14 37 (0.80%) German Language
15 35 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
16 33 (0.71%) Front Office
17 30 (0.65%) French Language
17 30 (0.65%) Spanish Language
18 27 (0.58%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1046 (22.51%) Analyst
2 986 (21.22%) Developer
3 445 (9.58%) Support Engineer
4 348 (7.49%) Support Analyst
5 302 (6.50%) C# Developer
6 272 (5.85%) .NET Developer
7 263 (5.66%) Consultant
8 209 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 193 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 190 (4.09%) Administrator
10 190 (4.09%) IT Support
11 182 (3.92%) Service Analyst
12 178 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
13 160 (3.44%) Senior Developer
14 157 (3.38%) Software Developer
15 148 (3.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 146 (3.14%) Technical Support
17 145 (3.12%) 2nd Line Support
18 139 (2.99%) 1st Line Support
18 139 (2.99%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 885 (19.04%) .NET
2 652 (14.03%) HTML
3 563 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 472 (10.16%) CSS
5 276 (5.94%) XML
6 266 (5.72%) jQuery
7 254 (5.47%) .NET Framework
8 239 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 224 (4.82%) Web Services
10 222 (4.78%) HTML5
11 183 (3.94%) WCF
12 145 (3.12%) Ajax
13 120 (2.58%) Entity Framework
14 96 (2.07%) AngularJS
15 74 (1.59%) CSS3
16 73 (1.57%) JSON
17 72 (1.55%) WPF
18 63 (1.36%) SOAP
19 56 (1.21%) REST
20 53 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 648 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 225 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 221 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 123 (2.65%) Clustering
5 118 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 110 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 107 (2.30%) User Experience
8 91 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 90 (1.94%) Client/Server
10 82 (1.76%) Mobile App
11 80 (1.72%) Social Media
12 68 (1.46%) Fat Client
12 68 (1.46%) Thin Client
13 65 (1.40%) Statistics
14 61 (1.31%) Replication
15 55 (1.18%) iPhone
16 50 (1.08%) Open Source
17 46 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
18 32 (0.69%) iPad
19 31 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1757 (37.81%) Windows
2 522 (11.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 420 (9.04%) Windows 7
4 398 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 386 (8.31%) Linux
6 276 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 244 (5.25%) Windows XP
8 199 (4.28%) Windows 8
9 198 (4.26%) UNIX
10 118 (2.54%) Windows Vista
11 92 (1.98%) Android
12 65 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 51 (1.10%) Apple iOS
14 31 (0.67%) Mac OS X
15 28 (0.60%) Mac OS
16 25 (0.54%) Solaris
16 25 (0.54%) CentOS
17 21 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
18 19 (0.41%) Windows 2000
19 10 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
2 699 (15.04%) ITIL
3 515 (11.08%) Project Management
4 465 (10.01%) Business Intelligence
5 379 (8.16%) MVC
6 268 (5.77%) PRINCE2
7 258 (5.55%) CRM
8 241 (5.19%) Software Engineering
9 198 (4.26%) Service Management
10 194 (4.17%) Scrum
11 186 (4.00%) Service Delivery
12 177 (3.81%) Mentoring
13 174 (3.74%) OO
14 173 (3.72%) TDD
15 168 (3.62%) Analytics
16 160 (3.44%) Time Management
17 155 (3.34%) Incident Management
18 154 (3.31%) Data Analysis
19 143 (3.08%) Migration
20 139 (2.99%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1428 (30.73%) SQL
2 845 (18.18%) C#
3 495 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 390 (8.39%) T-SQL
5 234 (5.04%) Java
6 166 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 145 (3.12%) VBA
8 121 (2.60%) VB.NET
9 105 (2.26%) PHP
10 100 (2.15%) C++
10 100 (2.15%) VB
11 72 (1.55%) C
12 53 (1.14%) Python
13 48 (1.03%) Perl
14 46 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 45 (0.97%) VBScript
16 27 (0.58%) VB6
17 25 (0.54%) COBOL
18 23 (0.49%) Ada
18 23 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 829 (17.84%) Degree
2 537 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 317 (6.82%) MCSE
4 296 (6.37%) Security Cleared
5 286 (6.15%) MCP
6 228 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
7 213 (4.58%) SC Cleared
8 174 (3.74%) MCITP
9 165 (3.55%) CCNA
10 104 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 99 (2.13%) MCSA
12 92 (1.98%) DV Cleared
13 91 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
14 87 (1.87%) A+ Certification
15 75 (1.61%) ISEB
16 74 (1.59%) MCTS
17 72 (1.55%) CCNP
18 71 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
19 69 (1.48%) CCA
20 65 (1.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 345 (7.42%) SLA
2 190 (4.09%) QA
3 65 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 20 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.34%) COBIT
7 8 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.086%) HL7
10 3 (0.065%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.065%) DICOM
11 2 (0.043%) GPG13
11 2 (0.043%) COSO
12 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.022%) JTAG
12 1 (0.022%) P3O
12 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
System Software
1 842 (18.12%) Active Directory
2 484 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 301 (6.48%) Hyper-V
4 156 (3.36%) XenApp
5 121 (2.60%) vSphere
6 99 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 69 (1.48%) VMware ESX
8 50 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 45 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
10 41 (0.88%) XenServer
11 35 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 30 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 24 (0.52%) IMail Server
13 24 (0.52%) Terminal Server
14 19 (0.41%) KVM
14 19 (0.41%) vCloud
15 16 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
16 15 (0.32%) VMware Server
17 13 (0.28%) Firmware
18 12 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 203 (4.37%) SCCM
2 89 (1.92%) SCOM
3 83 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 28 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (0.54%) EdgeSight
6 21 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 17 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (0.34%) WSUS
8 16 (0.34%) Nagios
9 15 (0.32%) Puppet
10 14 (0.30%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.24%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 10 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 9 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (0.19%) SCOrch
13 9 (0.19%) cPanel
13 9 (0.19%) Webmin
13 9 (0.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 3437 (73.96%) Microsoft
2 679 (14.61%) VMware
3 468 (10.07%) Cisco
4 364 (7.83%) Citrix
5 358 (7.70%) HP
6 300 (6.46%) Oracle
7 159 (3.42%) SAP
8 119 (2.56%) Juniper
9 116 (2.50%) Symantec
10 88 (1.89%) Cognos
11 82 (1.76%) Dell
12 75 (1.61%) Apple
13 69 (1.48%) Red Hat
14 67 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
14 67 (1.44%) Google
15 62 (1.33%) NetApp
15 62 (1.33%) Remedy
16 61 (1.31%) IBM
17 57 (1.23%) Business Objects
18 56 (1.21%) F5
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Company Benefits Scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
New Milton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Global Travel
Posted: 5 hours ago