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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 8.93% 8.70% 2.20%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 66.67% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -36.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
13 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 23.21% 13.04% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -9.88%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SAS
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) DOM
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Selenium
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Fiddler
6 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) H.323
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
1 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (25.00%) LoadUI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Customer Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) DOM
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
1 3 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (16.67%) Veeam
2 2 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless