The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.55% 6.38% -
As % of the Applications category 26.67% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.01%
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 28.30% 14.89% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £26,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Sussex

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Sussex

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) MOF
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Intune
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
5 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
1 2 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Sales Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) MOF
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
1 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (25.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR