Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 80 87
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 36 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.67% 1.47% 0.84%
As % of the Applications category 34.29% 20.90% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 8
Dorset median annual salary £27,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.47% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £23,350 £32,250 £33,388
90th Percentile £41,050 £49,000 £46,250
South West median annual salary £33,016 £32,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year +3.17% -6.57% +5.38%

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 105 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.80% 7.05% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 74 47 41
Dorset median annual salary £24,750 £24,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -43.53% +54.55%
10th Percentile £21,288 £17,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £43,375 £46,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 +9 30 £27,000 -40.00% 3
Poole -15 6 £28,500 -12.31% 5
Microsoft Excel
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 32 (88.89%) Finance
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (52.78%) Project Management
5 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (47.22%) Data Analysis
6 16 (44.44%) PRINCE2
6 16 (44.44%) SharePoint
7 12 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 12 (33.33%) Change Control
7 12 (33.33%) Dependency Management
7 12 (33.33%) Programme Governance
8 10 (27.78%) MS Visio
9 9 (25.00%) ITIL
9 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (25.00%) PMO
10 8 (22.22%) ITIL V2
11 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
12 6 (16.67%) C
12 6 (16.67%) SLA
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
13 4 (11.11%) Service Management
13 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
14 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 3 (8.33%) Degree
14 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
14 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (8.33%) Analytics
14 3 (8.33%) ERP

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 16 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.56%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 32 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Project Officer
4 5 (13.89%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Officer
5 4 (11.11%) PMO Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Coordinator
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) PMO Officer
6 3 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Network Performance Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Platform Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Project Management
2 17 (47.22%) Data Analysis
3 16 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 12 (33.33%) Change Control
4 12 (33.33%) Dependency Management
4 12 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 12 (33.33%) Programme Governance
5 9 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL V2
7 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 4 (11.11%) Service Management
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.33%) ERP
10 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
10 2 (5.56%) DevOps
10 2 (5.56%) Microservices
10 2 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C
3 2 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) PMO
2 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) EMC
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Sage