Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 114 120
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 167 283 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.52% 2.85% 2.64%
As % of the Applications category 26.72% 31.58% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 115 218 270
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £22,225
90th Percentile £49,750 £60,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 625 896 1,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.45% 9.03% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 448 614 874
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -5.80%
10th Percentile £23,213 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £53,600
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -

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 11 December 2019.

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 11 December 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
Hertfordshire -19 58 £35,000 -17.65% 32
Cambridgeshire +24 45 £35,000 -1.41% 14
Essex +6 24 £32,500 -18.75% 17
Suffolk +18 21 £32,500 - 9
Bedfordshire +4 15 £31,250 -21.88% 12
Norfolk -16 2 £31,250 +56.25% 4
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 85 (50.90%) Microsoft
2 71 (42.51%) SQL
3 51 (30.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 51 (30.54%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (28.74%) Finance
5 43 (25.75%) Microsoft Office
6 42 (25.15%) SQL Server
6 42 (25.15%) Degree
7 38 (22.75%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (18.56%) Visualisation
9 30 (17.96%) Power BI
9 30 (17.96%) Power Platform
9 30 (17.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (15.57%) Data Analysis
11 26 (15.57%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (15.57%) Analytics
12 24 (14.37%) Management Information System
12 24 (14.37%) Project Management
13 23 (13.77%) MS Visio
13 23 (13.77%) VBA
14 22 (13.17%) ITIL
14 22 (13.17%) Self-Motivation
15 21 (12.57%) Data Visualisation
15 21 (12.57%) ETL
16 20 (11.98%) Mathematics
17 19 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (11.38%) Retail
18 18 (10.78%) R
19 17 (10.18%) Marketing

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 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.40%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 51 (30.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 43 (25.75%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (13.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.40%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) FastStats
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.60%) Maximo
3 1 (0.60%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.60%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.96%) Power Platform
2 10 (5.99%) Azure
3 6 (3.59%) Office 365
4 4 (2.40%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.40%) Responsys
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) Firebase
5 1 (0.60%) GCP
5 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) Google Sheets
5 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) DNS
1 8 (4.79%) Firewall
2 6 (3.59%) BGP
2 6 (3.59%) Broadband
2 6 (3.59%) DHCP
2 6 (3.59%) EIGRP
2 6 (3.59%) Internet
2 6 (3.59%) LAN
2 6 (3.59%) MPLS
2 6 (3.59%) Network Security
2 6 (3.59%) OSPF
2 6 (3.59%) VPN
2 6 (3.59%) WAN
2 6 (3.59%) WLAN
3 4 (2.40%) 2.5G
3 4 (2.40%) 2G
3 4 (2.40%) 3G
3 4 (2.40%) 4G
3 4 (2.40%) 5G
3 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.15%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.96%) Power BI
2 30 (17.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (10.18%) MS Access
5 15 (8.98%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.59%) MySQL
7 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.39%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.59%) Data Lake
9 6 (3.59%) Data Mining
9 6 (3.59%) QlikView
10 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.40%) FileMaker
11 4 (2.40%) GIS
11 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.80%) Spatial Data
13 2 (1.20%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.20%) Moq
3 2 (1.20%) NUnit
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.60%) WebSpeed
General
1 48 (28.74%) Finance
2 19 (11.38%) Retail
3 17 (10.18%) Marketing
4 14 (8.38%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.39%) Law
5 9 (5.39%) Legal
6 5 (2.99%) Billing
7 4 (2.40%) Advertising
7 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.80%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) French Language
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
9 1 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (36.53%) Analyst
2 26 (15.57%) Developer
3 21 (12.57%) Data Analyst
4 14 (8.38%) Report Analyst
5 10 (5.99%) DBA
5 10 (5.99%) SQL Developer
5 10 (5.99%) Support Specialist
6 9 (5.39%) Administrator
7 8 (4.79%) Data Scientist
7 8 (4.79%) Service Analyst
8 6 (3.59%) Network Engineer
8 6 (3.59%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (2.99%) Access Developer
9 5 (2.99%) Database Developer
9 5 (2.99%) IT Support
10 4 (2.40%) Applications Support Specialist
10 4 (2.40%) IT Administrator
10 4 (2.40%) Service Desk Supervisor
10 4 (2.40%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (2.40%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.18%) .NET
2 6 (3.59%) HTML
3 4 (2.40%) CSS
4 3 (1.80%) XML
5 2 (1.20%) COM
6 1 (0.60%) ADSI
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.60%) Middleware
6 1 (0.60%) WCF
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.54%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.37%) Management Information System
3 22 (13.17%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.99%) User Experience
5 9 (5.39%) Replication
6 8 (4.79%) Driving Licence
6 8 (4.79%) e-Learning
7 6 (3.59%) Fibre Optics
8 5 (2.99%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) FMCG
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.60%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.60%) Photography
9 1 (0.60%) Smart City
9 1 (0.60%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.18%) Linux
2 15 (8.98%) Windows
3 6 (3.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.40%) CentOS
4 4 (2.40%) Unix
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.75%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (18.56%) Visualisation
3 26 (15.57%) Analytics
3 26 (15.57%) Data Analysis
3 26 (15.57%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (14.37%) Project Management
5 22 (13.17%) ITIL
6 21 (12.57%) Data Visualisation
6 21 (12.57%) ETL
7 20 (11.98%) Mathematics
8 19 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (9.58%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (9.58%) Computer Science
9 16 (9.58%) Data Migration
9 16 (9.58%) Decision-Making
9 16 (9.58%) Migration
9 16 (9.58%) PRINCE2
9 16 (9.58%) Project Delivery
10 15 (8.98%) Creative Thinking
10 15 (8.98%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.51%) SQL
2 23 (13.77%) VBA
3 18 (10.78%) R
4 17 (10.18%) C
5 16 (9.58%) Python
6 15 (8.98%) C#
7 12 (7.19%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.39%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.79%) PHP
9 8 (4.79%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.79%) VB
10 6 (3.59%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.80%) C++
12 1 (0.60%) Java
12 1 (0.60%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 42 (25.15%) Degree
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.39%) HND
4 8 (4.79%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (4.79%) Postgraduate
5 6 (3.59%) CCDP
5 6 (3.59%) CCIE
5 6 (3.59%) CCNA
5 6 (3.59%) CCNP
5 6 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.80%) PMP
7 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.20%) ACCA
8 2 (1.20%) CIMA
8 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.20%) OCA
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.60%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.19%) QA
3 6 (3.59%) PMO
4 5 (2.99%) GDPR
4 5 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.40%) SLA
6 2 (1.20%) EMIR
6 2 (1.20%) MiFID
6 2 (1.20%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 85 (50.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle
3 10 (5.99%) Cisco
3 10 (5.99%) Tableau
4 9 (5.39%) RedGate
5 7 (4.19%) Remedy
6 6 (3.59%) Blue Coat
6 6 (3.59%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (3.59%) F5
6 6 (3.59%) Fortinet
6 6 (3.59%) Meraki
6 6 (3.59%) Palo Alto
6 6 (3.59%) Radware
6 6 (3.59%) VMware
7 4 (2.40%) Openreach
7 4 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.80%) Adobe
8 3 (1.80%) SAP
9 2 (1.20%) Cognos
9 2 (1.20%) Siebel