Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 104 110
Rank change year-on-year +65 +6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 297 28 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.32% 1.54% 2.68%
As % of the Applications category 42.37% 23.93% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 127 18 134
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,650 £24,500
25th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -10.71% -12.50%
75th Percentile £47,500 £42,813 £42,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,255 £61,450
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 701 117 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.56% 6.43% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 283 103 475
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £23,750
25th Percentile £29,250 £29,000 £27,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -
75th Percentile £47,500 £54,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £73,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £43,313 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +20.00% -6.25%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 +9 121 £32,500 - 25
Cambridgeshire +5 75 £40,000 +33.33% 13
Essex +20 36 £35,000 +6.06% 12
Norfolk -5 23 £31,973 - 2
Bedfordshire -6 21 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Suffolk - 21 £32,500 - 7
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 145 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 119 (40.07%) Social Skills
3 109 (36.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 108 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 94 (31.65%) Problem-Solving
6 93 (31.31%) Finance
7 74 (24.92%) Microsoft Office
8 67 (22.56%) SQL
8 67 (22.56%) Management Information System
9 61 (20.54%) Degree
10 54 (18.18%) Project Management
11 48 (16.16%) Retail
12 42 (14.14%) Visualisation
13 40 (13.47%) VBA
13 40 (13.47%) Decision-Making
14 39 (13.13%) Time Management
15 37 (12.46%) Logistics
16 33 (11.11%) Games
17 32 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (10.77%) Data Management
17 32 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
18 30 (10.10%) Data Protection
18 30 (10.10%) SAP
19 29 (9.76%) Analytics
20 28 (9.43%) Matrix Organization
21 27 (9.09%) Line Management
21 27 (9.09%) Windows
22 26 (8.75%) Google
22 26 (8.75%) Power Platform
23 25 (8.42%) Power BI

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 21 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.69%) SAS
3 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 109 (36.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 74 (24.92%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (3.70%) SPSS
5 4 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (4.04%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.01%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 3 (1.01%) Raiser's Edge
2 3 (1.01%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.34%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.75%) Power Platform
2 24 (8.08%) Google Sheets
3 12 (4.04%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (3.70%) SaaS
5 10 (3.37%) OneDrive
6 8 (2.69%) GCP
7 5 (1.68%) Google Ads
8 3 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.34%) Azure
9 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.37%) Intranet
2 5 (1.68%) Broadband
3 3 (1.01%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.34%) PBX
4 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.42%) Power BI
2 16 (5.39%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.38%) MS Access
4 12 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.04%) Tableau
5 10 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.69%) Big Data
6 8 (2.69%) BigQuery
6 8 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.68%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.68%) MySQL
7 5 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.01%) OLAP
8 3 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.01%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.67%) Metadata
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.34%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 119 (40.07%) Social Skills
2 108 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (31.31%) Finance
4 48 (16.16%) Retail
5 33 (11.11%) Games
6 18 (6.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 17 (5.72%) Law
7 17 (5.72%) Organisational Skills
8 14 (4.71%) Telecoms
9 11 (3.70%) Marketing
10 10 (3.37%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (3.03%) Legal
11 9 (3.03%) Publishing
12 8 (2.69%) French Language
12 8 (2.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (2.69%) Spanish Language
13 7 (2.36%) Electronics
13 7 (2.36%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.67%) Billing
14 2 (0.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (34.34%) Analyst
2 25 (8.42%) Data Analyst
3 24 (8.08%) Process Analyst
3 24 (8.08%) Project Manager
4 17 (5.72%) Systems Analyst
5 15 (5.05%) Junior
6 14 (4.71%) Developer
7 13 (4.38%) Planning Manager
8 11 (3.70%) Implementation Manager
9 10 (3.37%) Senior Manager
9 10 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (3.03%) Business Manager
10 9 (3.03%) Coordinator
10 9 (3.03%) IT Assistant
10 9 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.69%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (2.69%) IT Support
11 8 (2.69%) Junior Analyst
11 8 (2.69%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (2.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.35%) .NET
1 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.01%) COM
3 2 (0.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.67%) ADSI
3 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (0.67%) Entity Framework
3 2 (0.67%) WCF
3 2 (0.67%) Web Services
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 67 (22.56%) Management Information System
2 32 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (5.72%) Driving Licence
4 12 (4.04%) Life Science
5 6 (2.02%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.02%) User Experience
6 5 (1.68%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.01%) Fibre Optics
8 2 (0.67%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.34%) CCTV
9 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) PDA
9 1 (0.34%) PMI
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.09%) Windows
2 10 (3.37%) Windows 10
3 8 (2.69%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (31.65%) Problem-Solving
2 54 (18.18%) Project Management
3 42 (14.14%) Visualisation
4 40 (13.47%) Decision-Making
5 39 (13.13%) Time Management
6 37 (12.46%) Logistics
7 32 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (10.77%) Data Management
8 30 (10.10%) Data Protection
9 29 (9.76%) Analytics
10 28 (9.43%) Matrix Organization
11 27 (9.09%) Line Management
12 25 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (8.08%) Facilities Management
13 24 (8.08%) Workshop Facilitation
14 23 (7.74%) Collaborative Working
14 23 (7.74%) Validation
15 21 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (7.07%) Migration
15 21 (7.07%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.56%) SQL
2 40 (13.47%) VBA
3 14 (4.71%) C
4 8 (2.69%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 61 (20.54%) Degree
2 10 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.34%) ACCA
6 1 (0.34%) CIMA
6 1 (0.34%) MCP
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.07%) SLA
2 19 (6.40%) Good Clinical Practice
3 17 (5.72%) QA
4 16 (5.39%) GDPR
5 10 (3.37%) Data Quality
6 6 (2.02%) GMP
7 4 (1.35%) GRC
8 3 (1.01%) GAMP
8 3 (1.01%) GxP
9 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.69%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 145 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.10%) SAP
3 26 (8.75%) Google
4 17 (5.72%) Oracle
5 8 (2.69%) Apple
6 6 (2.02%) Reuters
7 5 (1.68%) Facebook
7 5 (1.68%) YouTube
8 4 (1.35%) Genesys
8 4 (1.35%) Openreach
9 3 (1.01%) Cognos
9 3 (1.01%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.01%) IBM
9 3 (1.01%) Saba
9 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.01%) Splunk
10 2 (0.67%) Adobe
10 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.34%) NEC
11 1 (0.34%) Sophos