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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 89 137 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.84% 15.95% 12.94%
As % of the Applications category 71.20% 69.19% 70.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 131 110
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £42,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
125 198 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.04% 23.05% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 103 181 151
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

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 2 September 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Southampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 202 (77.10%) Microsoft
2 148 (56.49%) Windows
3 81 (30.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (29.01%) SQL Server
5 72 (27.48%) Active Directory
6 69 (26.34%) SQL
7 61 (23.28%) .NET
8 60 (22.90%) VMware
9 53 (20.23%) MS Office
9 53 (20.23%) MS Exchange
10 52 (19.85%) Security Cleared
11 51 (19.47%) SAN
12 50 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (18.32%) Degree
14 40 (15.27%) Citrix
15 39 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
15 39 (14.89%) SC Cleared
16 37 (14.12%) ITIL
16 37 (14.12%) Java
17 36 (13.74%) JavaScript
18 34 (12.98%) Linux
19 33 (12.60%) Oracle
20 32 (12.21%) SLA
21 31 (11.83%) Service Management
21 31 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2013
22 30 (11.45%) UNIX
22 30 (11.45%) HTML
22 30 (11.45%) Software Engineering
23 29 (11.07%) C#
24 27 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (20.23%) MS Exchange
2 39 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 16 (6.11%) Lync
6 14 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (4.96%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.15%) IIS
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (20.23%) MS Office
2 13 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.05%) MS Project
4 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.38%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.38%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (19.47%) SAN
2 23 (8.78%) Firewall
2 23 (8.78%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.02%) DNS
4 20 (7.63%) DHCP
5 17 (6.49%) Broadband
6 16 (6.11%) PBX
7 13 (4.96%) NAS
8 9 (3.44%) WAN
9 8 (3.05%) LAN
10 7 (2.67%) VLAN
11 6 (2.29%) Network Security
11 6 (2.29%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.29%) CTI
12 4 (1.53%) Wireless
12 4 (1.53%) Wireshark
13 3 (1.15%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.15%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.76%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (8.40%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.91%) DTS
9 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.38%) QlikView
11 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.38%) MS Access
11 1 (0.38%) Essbase
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.49%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.58%) JIRA
2 12 (4.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.15%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.38%) Selenium
5 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (8.78%) Finance
2 20 (7.63%) Retail
3 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.15%) Electronics
4 3 (1.15%) Legal
4 3 (1.15%) Advertising
4 3 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.76%) French Language
5 2 (0.76%) German Language
5 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Law
6 1 (0.38%) Local Government
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (27.10%) Analyst
2 41 (15.65%) Developer
3 40 (15.27%) Service Analyst
3 40 (15.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 26 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (8.78%) 1st Line Support
5 23 (8.78%) Consultant
6 20 (7.63%) Administrator
7 17 (6.49%) Graduate
7 17 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 17 (6.49%) Graduate Developer
7 17 (6.49%) Graduate Java Developer
8 15 (5.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 15 (5.73%) Systems Analyst
8 15 (5.73%) Support Engineer
8 15 (5.73%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.34%) DBA
9 14 (5.34%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Technical Designer
10 13 (4.96%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.28%) .NET
2 30 (11.45%) HTML
3 23 (8.78%) XML
4 20 (7.63%) ASP.NET
5 18 (6.87%) Web Services
6 17 (6.49%) Spring
6 17 (6.49%) Ajax
6 17 (6.49%) .NET Framework
6 17 (6.49%) Entity Framework
7 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (4.58%) AngularJS
8 12 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (3.05%) HTML5
10 7 (2.67%) REST
10 7 (2.67%) WCF
10 7 (2.67%) WPF
10 7 (2.67%) CSS
10 7 (2.67%) SOAP
11 5 (1.91%) COM
11 5 (1.91%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.16%) Client/Server
2 22 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.58%) Clustering
4 7 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 7 (2.67%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.29%) NHS
6 5 (1.91%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.53%) CMDB
8 2 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.38%) Statistics
9 1 (0.38%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.38%) CESG
9 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.38%) PKI
9 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 148 (56.49%) Windows
2 81 (30.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (19.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (12.98%) Linux
5 30 (11.45%) UNIX
6 17 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (5.34%) Windows Vista
7 14 (5.34%) Windows 7
8 13 (4.96%) Solaris
9 12 (4.58%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.29%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.53%) Android
12 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.12%) ITIL
2 31 (11.83%) Service Management
3 30 (11.45%) Software Engineering
4 26 (9.92%) Project Management
5 23 (8.78%) Service Desk Management
6 22 (8.40%) MVC
7 21 (8.02%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (6.87%) Multithreading
8 18 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (5.73%) Service Delivery
10 14 (5.34%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.34%) TDD
10 14 (5.34%) Analytics
11 13 (4.96%) Patch Management
11 13 (4.96%) Identity Management
11 13 (4.96%) Fault Management
12 12 (4.58%) Domain-Driven Design
12 12 (4.58%) Mentoring
12 12 (4.58%) User Stories
13 11 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 69 (26.34%) SQL
2 37 (14.12%) Java
3 36 (13.74%) JavaScript
4 29 (11.07%) C#
5 25 (9.54%) PowerShell
6 23 (8.78%) T-SQL
7 18 (6.87%) PHP
7 18 (6.87%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.05%) C++
9 3 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) VBA
10 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (19.85%) Security Cleared
2 48 (18.32%) Degree
3 39 (14.89%) SC Cleared
4 26 (9.92%) MCP
5 19 (7.25%) A+ Certification
6 15 (5.73%) DV Cleared
6 15 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (4.96%) CCA
7 13 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (2.67%) MCSE
8 7 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.67%) MCITP
9 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.38%) MCDST
10 1 (0.38%) CCIE
10 1 (0.38%) ISEB
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.38%) GIAC
10 1 (0.38%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.21%) SLA
2 4 (1.53%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (27.48%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.40%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.96%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (2.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.29%) XenApp
5 6 (2.29%) XenServer
5 6 (2.29%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.29%) vSphere
6 3 (1.15%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.38%) Snort
7 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 24 (9.16%) SCOM
2 21 (8.02%) SCCM
3 8 (3.05%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.29%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 202 (77.10%) Microsoft
2 60 (22.90%) VMware
3 40 (15.27%) Citrix
4 33 (12.60%) Oracle
5 22 (8.40%) Cisco
6 12 (4.58%) EMC
7 6 (2.29%) AppSense
8 5 (1.91%) Telerik
9 3 (1.15%) HP
10 2 (0.76%) SAP
10 2 (0.76%) Google
10 2 (0.76%) Apple
11 1 (0.38%) Siebel
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
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Salary: £20,000 per annum plus shift allowance of 15% of basic annual salary
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Urban Truant
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum for the right candidate
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago