The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 113 146 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.85% 16.61% 11.64%
As % of the Applications category 80.14% 69.52% 71.62%
Number of salaries quoted 86 138 99
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
141 210 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.78% 23.89% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 107 186 135
Average salary £23,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Southampton region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Southampton

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 221 (74.66%) Microsoft
2 157 (53.04%) Windows
3 95 (32.09%) SQL Server
4 91 (30.74%) SQL
5 81 (27.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (26.01%) .NET
7 68 (22.97%) Active Directory
8 58 (19.59%) VMware
9 56 (18.92%) MS Office
9 56 (18.92%) Security Cleared
10 52 (17.57%) Degree
11 47 (15.88%) JavaScript
12 46 (15.54%) Citrix
13 45 (15.20%) C#
14 43 (14.53%) MS Exchange
14 43 (14.53%) SC Cleared
14 43 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 42 (14.19%) HTML
15 42 (14.19%) Java
15 42 (14.19%) SAN
16 41 (13.85%) ITIL
17 40 (13.51%) Oracle
18 39 (13.18%) Firewall
18 39 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (12.16%) SLA
20 35 (11.82%) Software Engineering
21 34 (11.49%) TCP/IP
22 31 (10.47%) MVC
22 31 (10.47%) PowerShell
23 30 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 43 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 26 (8.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.42%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (5.41%) Lync
6 11 (3.72%) NetWeaver
7 9 (3.04%) IIS
8 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 56 (18.92%) MS Office
2 13 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.69%) MS Project
5 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.34%) Tesseract
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.34%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.34%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.19%) SAN
2 39 (13.18%) Firewall
3 34 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 23 (7.77%) DNS
5 22 (7.43%) DHCP
6 19 (6.42%) Broadband
7 16 (5.41%) PBX
8 11 (3.72%) NAS
9 10 (3.38%) WAN
10 9 (3.04%) LAN
10 9 (3.04%) NetScaler
11 8 (2.70%) VLAN
12 7 (2.36%) CTI
12 7 (2.36%) Network Security
13 6 (2.03%) Wireshark
13 6 (2.03%) Wireless
14 5 (1.69%) iSCSI
15 4 (1.35%) HTTP
16 2 (0.68%) DSL
16 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (7.43%) Relational Database
4 22 (7.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.04%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.70%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.36%) DTS
9 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.34%) Essbase
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.34%) MS Access
12 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (6.42%) Eclipse
2 15 (5.07%) JIRA
2 15 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (9.46%) Finance
2 17 (5.74%) Retail
3 9 (3.04%) Advertising
4 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.35%) Electronics
6 2 (0.68%) Local Government
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (26.35%) Analyst
2 57 (19.26%) Developer
3 44 (14.86%) Service Analyst
3 44 (14.86%) Service Desk Analyst
4 28 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (8.45%) Administrator
5 25 (8.45%) C# Developer
6 24 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
7 21 (7.09%) Graduate
8 20 (6.76%) DBA
8 20 (6.76%) Consultant
9 19 (6.42%) Graduate Java Developer
9 19 (6.42%) Graduate Developer
9 19 (6.42%) Java Developer
9 19 (6.42%) Support Engineer
10 18 (6.08%) SQL DBA
11 16 (5.41%) IT Support
11 16 (5.41%) Senior Developer
11 16 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (5.07%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (26.01%) .NET
2 42 (14.19%) HTML
3 29 (9.80%) XML
4 24 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 20 (6.76%) .NET Framework
5 20 (6.76%) Entity Framework
6 19 (6.42%) Spring
6 19 (6.42%) Ajax
6 19 (6.42%) Web Services
7 16 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (5.07%) HTML5
8 15 (5.07%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (4.39%) CSS
10 8 (2.70%) REST
10 8 (2.70%) CSS3
10 8 (2.70%) SOAP
11 7 (2.36%) WCF
11 7 (2.36%) WPF
12 5 (1.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.12%) Client/Server
2 22 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.74%) Thin Client
3 17 (5.74%) Fat Client
4 14 (4.73%) Clustering
5 9 (3.04%) NHS
6 6 (2.03%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.03%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.69%) CMDB
7 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.34%) CESG
9 1 (0.34%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.34%) PDA
9 1 (0.34%) PKI
9 1 (0.34%) Statistics
9 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 157 (53.04%) Windows
2 81 (27.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (14.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (10.14%) UNIX
5 23 (7.77%) Linux
5 23 (7.77%) Windows Vista
6 21 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (5.07%) Windows XP
8 14 (4.73%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.70%) Android
10 7 (2.36%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.03%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.03%) Solaris
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.34%) AIX
13 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (13.85%) ITIL
2 35 (11.82%) Software Engineering
3 31 (10.47%) MVC
4 28 (9.46%) Project Management
4 28 (9.46%) Service Management
5 27 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (7.77%) Service Desk Management
7 22 (7.43%) Multithreading
7 22 (7.43%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (5.41%) Analytics
9 15 (5.07%) TDD
9 15 (5.07%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (5.07%) User Stories
10 14 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.39%) Fault Management
11 13 (4.39%) Patch Management
12 12 (4.05%) Database Mirroring
12 12 (4.05%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.05%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.74%) SQL
2 47 (15.88%) JavaScript
3 45 (15.20%) C#
4 42 (14.19%) Java
5 31 (10.47%) PowerShell
6 27 (9.12%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.76%) PHP
7 20 (6.76%) PL/SQL
8 15 (5.07%) C++
9 2 (0.68%) VB
9 2 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 52 (17.57%) Degree
3 43 (14.53%) SC Cleared
4 29 (9.80%) MCP
5 28 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (8.45%) CCA
6 25 (8.45%) Citrix Certification
7 21 (7.09%) A+ Certification
8 20 (6.76%) MCITP
9 19 (6.42%) MCSE
10 17 (5.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (5.41%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.69%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.68%) MCSA
13 2 (0.68%) MCTS
14 1 (0.34%) GIAC
14 1 (0.34%) CEH
14 1 (0.34%) MCDST
14 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.16%) SLA
2 6 (2.03%) QA
3 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 39 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (3.04%) XenApp
5 9 (3.04%) XenServer
5 9 (3.04%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.70%) vSphere
6 8 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.69%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.34%) Snort
8 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (8.78%) SCOM
2 25 (8.45%) SCCM
3 9 (3.04%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.70%) EdgeSight
5 3 (1.01%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 221 (74.66%) Microsoft
2 58 (19.59%) VMware
3 46 (15.54%) Citrix
4 40 (13.51%) Oracle
5 25 (8.45%) Cisco
6 8 (2.70%) AppSense
7 5 (1.69%) Telerik
7 5 (1.69%) EMC
8 3 (1.01%) Apple
9 2 (0.68%) SAP
9 2 (0.68%) Google
10 1 (0.34%) Sage
10 1 (0.34%) Novell
10 1 (0.34%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.34%) Avaya
10 1 (0.34%) HP
10 1 (0.34%) Adobe
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