Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 90 85
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 155 93 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.26% 2.89% 3.35%
As % of the Applications category 33.77% 32.75% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 93 68 195
10th Percentile £22,000 £30,000 £24,626
25th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -6.67%
75th Percentile £53,750 £41,688 £47,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £49,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 459 284 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.66% 8.84% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 248 227 551
10th Percentile £22,350 £25,500 £23,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £48,375 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +2.63%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the East of England

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the East of England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the East of England

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the East of England

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
Hertfordshire +14 63 £37,500 -5.09% 25
Cambridgeshire -27 38 £40,000 +14.29% 18
Essex +10 28 £55,000 +46.67% 12
Suffolk +9 13 £35,500 - 6
Bedfordshire -9 7 £42,500 -17.48% 5
Norfolk -2 6 £31,973 +82.70% 1
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 88 (56.77%) Microsoft
2 57 (36.77%) Finance
3 50 (32.26%) SQL
3 50 (32.26%) Social Skills
4 43 (27.74%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (27.74%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (26.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 38 (24.52%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (21.29%) Microsoft Office
8 27 (17.42%) Management Information System
9 25 (16.13%) Project Management
10 24 (15.48%) Degree
11 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
11 23 (14.84%) Power Platform
11 23 (14.84%) Power BI
12 21 (13.55%) SAP
13 20 (12.90%) ERP
13 20 (12.90%) Google
14 18 (11.61%) Data Management
14 18 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (11.61%) Decision-Making
15 17 (10.97%) Migration
15 17 (10.97%) Data Protection
16 16 (10.32%) Retail
16 16 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (10.32%) Windows
16 16 (10.32%) Organisational Skills
17 15 (9.68%) ITIL
17 15 (9.68%) CRM
17 15 (9.68%) Visualisation

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (5.16%) SAS
2 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (26.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 33 (21.29%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (8.39%) MS Visio
4 11 (7.10%) SPSS
5 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Sage 1000
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.94%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.29%) CaseMap
5 1 (0.65%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.65%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) Power Platform
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (5.16%) GCP
4 5 (3.23%) Google Ads
5 4 (2.58%) Azure
5 4 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.58%) Google Play
6 3 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.29%) Google Sheets
8 1 (0.65%) AWS
8 1 (0.65%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.65%) Taleo
8 1 (0.65%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) LAN
1 6 (3.87%) WAN
2 4 (2.58%) Intranet
2 4 (2.58%) Network Security
2 4 (2.58%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.29%) Internet
3 2 (1.29%) MPLS
3 2 (1.29%) SD-WAN
3 2 (1.29%) VLAN
3 2 (1.29%) Wireless
4 1 (0.65%) Broadband
4 1 (0.65%) DHCP
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) PBX
4 1 (0.65%) Skype
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) Power BI
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.81%) BigQuery
5 8 (5.16%) Big Data
5 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.16%) Tableau
6 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.87%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.94%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.94%) MS Access
9 3 (1.94%) OLAP
9 3 (1.94%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.29%) MySQL
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (4.52%) Subversion
1 7 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Postman
General
1 57 (36.77%) Finance
2 50 (32.26%) Social Skills
3 43 (27.74%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.32%) Organisational Skills
4 16 (10.32%) Retail
5 12 (7.74%) Marketing
5 12 (7.74%) Presentation Skills
6 10 (6.45%) Law
7 9 (5.81%) Games
8 8 (5.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (5.16%) Publishing
9 6 (3.87%) Telecoms
10 5 (3.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (2.58%) Billing
11 4 (2.58%) Electronics
11 4 (2.58%) Legal
11 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
12 2 (1.29%) General Ledger
12 2 (1.29%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.65%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 64 (41.29%) Analyst
2 18 (11.61%) Developer
3 10 (6.45%) Business Analyst
3 10 (6.45%) Data Analyst
3 10 (6.45%) Junior
3 10 (6.45%) SQL Developer
4 9 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (5.16%) Help Desk Support
5 8 (5.16%) SQL BI Developer
5 8 (5.16%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (5.16%) T-SQL Developer
6 7 (4.52%) Data Migration Developer
6 7 (4.52%) Financial Analyst
6 7 (4.52%) Service Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Junior Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.87%) Report Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Research Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.10%) .NET
2 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.94%) COM
3 3 (1.94%) CSS
3 3 (1.94%) HTML
3 3 (1.94%) XML
4 2 (1.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (1.29%) Classic ASP
4 2 (1.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.65%) ADSI
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.65%) jQuery
5 1 (0.65%) WCF
5 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.42%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.74%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.10%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.52%) Life Science
5 5 (3.23%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.58%) Biotechnology
6 4 (2.58%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.29%) EPoS
7 2 (1.29%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) CCTV
8 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.65%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Windows
2 11 (7.10%) Windows 10
3 6 (3.87%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.58%) Android
4 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.74%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (24.52%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (16.13%) Project Management
4 20 (12.90%) ERP
5 18 (11.61%) Data Management
5 18 (11.61%) Decision-Making
6 17 (10.97%) Data Protection
6 17 (10.97%) Migration
7 15 (9.68%) CRM
7 15 (9.68%) ITIL
7 15 (9.68%) Time Management
7 15 (9.68%) Visualisation
8 14 (9.03%) Analytics
9 13 (8.39%) Process Improvement
10 11 (7.10%) Data Migration
10 11 (7.10%) Strategic Thinking
11 10 (6.45%) Data Analysis
11 10 (6.45%) Logistics
11 10 (6.45%) Requirements Gathering
11 10 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.26%) SQL
2 13 (8.39%) VBA
3 11 (7.10%) C#
3 11 (7.10%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.94%) C
4 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.29%) Python
5 2 (1.29%) VB
6 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.94%) ACCA
3 3 (1.94%) CIMA
3 3 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.65%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.87%) Good Clinical Practice
2 6 (3.87%) QA
3 4 (2.58%) GxP
4 2 (1.29%) PMO
4 2 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.65%) GDPR
5 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (2.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) AirWatch
1 4 (2.58%) PaperCut
1 4 (2.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (56.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.55%) SAP
3 20 (12.90%) Google
4 12 (7.74%) Oracle
5 8 (5.16%) VMware
6 5 (3.23%) Facebook
6 5 (3.23%) YouTube
7 4 (2.58%) Avaya
7 4 (2.58%) BMC
7 4 (2.58%) Cisco
7 4 (2.58%) MobileIron
7 4 (2.58%) Reuters
7 4 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.58%) Veeam
8 3 (1.94%) Cognos
8 3 (1.94%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.94%) IBM
8 3 (1.94%) Saba
8 3 (1.94%) SYSPRO
9 2 (1.29%) IFS