Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 83 90
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 23 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.98% 2.27% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 23.47% 32.29% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 1
Dorset median annual salary £27,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.47% +54.55% -18.52%
10th Percentile £24,775 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £44,750 £55,875 £28,750
South West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

Microsoft Excel is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 98 96 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.43% 7.04% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 52 72 39
Dorset median annual salary £29,375 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% -15.38% +14.04%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £49,500 £44,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% +3.17%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Dorset

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Dorset.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Dorset

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Dorset

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +2 18 £27,000 -30.32%
Poole +10 4 £28,500 -12.31% 2
Microsoft Excel
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (56.52%) Project Management
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
6 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
9 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
9 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
9 5 (21.74%) Change Control
9 5 (21.74%) Dependency Management
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) PMO
10 4 (17.39%) Programme Governance
10 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL V2
10 4 (17.39%) Degree
10 4 (17.39%) SLA
11 3 (13.04%) C
11 3 (13.04%) VBA
11 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
11 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
11 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 3 (13.04%) Analytics
11 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
11 3 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (34.78%) MS Visio
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.70%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) IT Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Performance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Platform Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Sage Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Dependency Management
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL V2
5 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Governance
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) People Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C
2 3 (13.04%) VBA
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) PMO
2 4 (17.39%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Meraki
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) VMware