The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South West / Dorset
Rank 31 11 30
Rank change year-on-year -20 +19  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 21 124 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.60% 17.44% 10.78%
As % of the Applications category 63.64% 69.27% 74.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 99 74
Median salary £43,000 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.14% -13.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £16,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £42,500 £47,800
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,877
% change year-on-year +4.28% -2.44%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 179 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 8.80% 25.18% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 130 103
Median salary £40,000 £30,791 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.90% -9.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £44,550 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing MS Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Dorset

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Dorset

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Dorset over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Dorset

MS 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 MS Excel within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -20 10 £48,000 +58.67% 1
Bournemouth -15 3 £48,750 +66.66% 2
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 55 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 34 (52.31%) Active Directory
3 33 (50.77%) Windows
4 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (46.15%) Office 365
6 29 (44.62%) Windows Server
6 29 (44.62%) MS Exchange
7 25 (38.46%) Citrix
7 25 (38.46%) SAN
7 25 (38.46%) VMware
7 25 (38.46%) XenApp
8 21 (32.31%) XenDesktop
8 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (18.46%) Project Management
10 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (16.92%) SharePoint
10 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
12 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (12.31%) SDLC
13 8 (12.31%) Presales
14 7 (10.77%) Finance
14 7 (10.77%) MCSE
15 6 (9.23%) Cisco
15 6 (9.23%) SQL
15 6 (9.23%) MS Project
15 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery

MS Excel
Top Related 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 29 (44.62%) MS Exchange
2 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.54%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.54%) Kentico
6 1 (1.54%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Project
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (46.15%) Office 365
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) IaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (38.46%) SAN
2 3 (4.62%) DHCP
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (4.62%) VLAN
2 3 (4.62%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) Skype
4 1 (1.54%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) OLAP
3 1 (1.54%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.54%) QlikView
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Advertising
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Support Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) 3rd Line Support
2 21 (32.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (10.77%) IT Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Developer
5 6 (9.23%) SharePoint Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.62%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.62%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) CSS
1 5 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.62%) jQuery
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.54%) COM
5 1 (1.54%) JSON
5 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 32 (49.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (44.62%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.62%) Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Project Management
2 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.31%) Presales
4 8 (12.31%) SDLC
5 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.15%) Information Management
8 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.62%) Case Management
8 3 (4.62%) IT Strategy
8 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) Network Design
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.08%) MVC
9 2 (3.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) C
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.77%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) APMG
4 4 (6.15%) CCA
4 4 (6.15%) CCEA
4 4 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.15%) MCP
4 4 (6.15%) MCSA
4 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.62%) CCNA
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (52.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (38.46%) XenApp
3 21 (32.31%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SCOM
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 55 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 25 (38.46%) Citrix
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (6.15%) AppSense
5 4 (6.15%) EMC
6 3 (4.62%) Avaya
6 3 (4.62%) Draytek
6 3 (4.62%) Juniper
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago