Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 94 90
Rank change year-on-year -30 -4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 297 386 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.50% 3.11% 3.07%
As % of the Applications category 28.59% 35.09% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 262 287 352
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,750 £21,825
90th Percentile £56,125 £60,000 £61,125
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%

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 1,039 1,100 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.75% 8.87% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 837 860 1,127
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,700
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.86% +3.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,975 £21,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Hertfordshire -62 95 £32,500 -15.58% 30
Essex +14 88 £40,000 +18.52% 18
Cambridgeshire -39 63 £30,500 -23.75% 19
Bedfordshire +35 20 £35,000 +25.00% 6
Suffolk +24 18 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Norfolk +21 13 £24,000 -14.29% 6
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 144 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 116 (39.06%) SQL
3 87 (29.29%) SQL Server
4 86 (28.96%) Finance
5 78 (26.26%) Microsoft Office
6 65 (21.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 65 (21.89%) Analytical Skills
7 64 (21.55%) Business Intelligence
8 57 (19.19%) Project Management
9 49 (16.50%) Degree
10 48 (16.16%) MS Visio
11 45 (15.15%) T-SQL
12 42 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 42 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 37 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (12.12%) Data Analysis
15 33 (11.11%) VBA
16 32 (10.77%) Marketing
17 30 (10.10%) Windows
18 29 (9.76%) Analytics
19 25 (8.42%) ITIL
19 25 (8.42%) PMO
20 24 (8.08%) Retail
20 24 (8.08%) Time Management
21 23 (7.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 23 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
22 22 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
22 22 (7.41%) ERP
22 22 (7.41%) ETL
22 22 (7.41%) CRM

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 17 (5.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.67%) IIS
2 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.67%) SAS
3 1 (0.34%) Confluence
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 78 (26.26%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (21.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 48 (16.16%) MS Visio
4 20 (6.73%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
6 1 (0.34%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (2.69%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.01%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.67%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.67%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.72%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.68%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (1.68%) Office 365
3 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.35%) OneDrive
3 4 (1.35%) SaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.37%) Internet
3 9 (3.03%) DHCP
3 9 (3.03%) DNS
4 7 (2.36%) SMS
5 6 (2.02%) FTP
6 5 (1.68%) VoIP
7 2 (0.67%) Firewall
8 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (7.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (5.72%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (5.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (5.05%) MS Access
6 14 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.04%) MySQL
8 11 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.68%) Power BI
11 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (1.35%) GIS
12 4 (1.35%) OLAP
12 4 (1.35%) QlikView
13 3 (1.01%) Big Data
13 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.02%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.01%) JIRA
3 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.01%) Subversion
4 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 86 (28.96%) Finance
2 32 (10.77%) Marketing
3 24 (8.08%) Retail
4 7 (2.36%) Legal
5 5 (1.68%) Games
5 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.35%) German Language
6 4 (1.35%) Law
7 3 (1.01%) Back Office
7 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.67%) Billing
8 2 (0.67%) French Language
8 2 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 137 (46.13%) Analyst
2 37 (12.46%) Data Analyst
3 33 (11.11%) Developer
4 30 (10.10%) Support Analyst
5 27 (9.09%) Administrator
5 27 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 24 (8.08%) DBA
7 21 (7.07%) Applications Support Analyst
8 20 (6.73%) Business Analyst
8 20 (6.73%) SQL DBA
9 18 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
10 15 (5.05%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.05%) SQL Analyst
11 14 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (3.37%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.37%) Support Engineer
13 9 (3.03%) Coordinator
13 9 (3.03%) CRM Analyst
13 9 (3.03%) Junior
13 9 (3.03%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.38%) XML
2 12 (4.04%) .NET
3 9 (3.03%) HTML
4 5 (1.68%) Web Services
5 4 (1.35%) Flash
6 2 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.67%) JSON
6 2 (0.67%) Middleware
6 2 (0.67%) Node.js
6 2 (0.67%) SOAP
6 2 (0.67%) WF
7 1 (0.34%) ADSI
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.34%) CSS
7 1 (0.34%) MDX
7 1 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (21.89%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.05%) Replication
3 14 (4.71%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.70%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.37%) User Experience
7 6 (2.02%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.68%) Augmented Reality
8 5 (1.68%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.35%) CMDB
9 4 (1.35%) Life Science
10 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.01%) FMCG
10 3 (1.01%) Robotics
11 2 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.67%) CCTV
12 1 (0.34%) Fintech
12 1 (0.34%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.10%) Windows
2 10 (3.37%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.02%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.68%) Android
4 5 (1.68%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.35%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.67%) Linux
7 1 (0.34%) VMS
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.55%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (19.19%) Project Management
3 37 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (12.12%) Data Analysis
5 29 (9.76%) Analytics
6 25 (8.42%) ITIL
7 24 (8.08%) Time Management
8 23 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (7.41%) CRM
9 22 (7.41%) ERP
9 22 (7.41%) ETL
10 20 (6.73%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.40%) SDLC
11 19 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (6.06%) Change Management
13 17 (5.72%) High Availability
13 17 (5.72%) Workflow
14 16 (5.39%) Mathematics
14 16 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (5.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 116 (39.06%) SQL
2 45 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 33 (11.11%) VBA
4 16 (5.39%) C#
5 8 (2.69%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.69%) Python
6 7 (2.36%) C++
7 6 (2.02%) Progress 4GL
8 5 (1.68%) VB
9 4 (1.35%) C
10 3 (1.01%) Perl
10 3 (1.01%) R
11 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.67%) Go
11 2 (0.67%) Java
11 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.67%) Scala
11 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.67%) X++
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (16.50%) Degree
2 22 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.37%) ISEB
3 10 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.02%) PhD
7 5 (1.68%) APMP
7 5 (1.68%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.68%) MCSA
7 5 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.35%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.35%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.35%) MCP
8 4 (1.35%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.67%) ACCA
10 2 (0.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.42%) PMO
2 14 (4.71%) QA
3 12 (4.04%) SLA
4 10 (3.37%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.01%) GDPR
5 3 (1.01%) GxP
6 1 (0.34%) GAMP
6 1 (0.34%) GMP
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 15 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (3.37%) SCCM
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (1.35%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 144 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.06%) Oracle
3 17 (5.72%) Google
4 13 (4.38%) SAP
5 11 (3.70%) Tableau
6 8 (2.69%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.02%) Ab Initio
7 6 (2.02%) Adobe
7 6 (2.02%) Progress
8 5 (1.68%) Cognos
8 5 (1.68%) Coremetrics
9 4 (1.35%) Cadence
9 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.01%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.01%) IBM
10 3 (1.01%) Intel
10 3 (1.01%) Orchard
10 3 (1.01%) Planview
10 3 (1.01%) Sophos
10 3 (1.01%) Talend