The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Excel
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 6792 8773 9839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.47% 8.96% 9.81%
As % of the Applications category 64.95% 63.32% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5681 7349 8107
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,449
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10457 13856 15461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.04% 14.15% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8673 11451 12574
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

MS Excel
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in England

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in England

MS Excel
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +2 2629 £50,000 +3.09% 295
South East -2 1393 £37,500 - 205
East of England -3 602 £37,500 -1.96% 85
Yorkshire -2 532 £35,000 +0.71% 80
North West -3 517 £35,000 - 106
West Midlands +1 456 £36,500 +4.28% 67
South West -10 368 £34,500 +2.98% 73
East Midlands +1 251 £36,500 +4.28% 31
North East -6 40 £30,000 -14.28% 12
Midlands +5 6 £35,000 -12.50%
MS Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 9998 (74.35%) Microsoft
2 4464 (33.20%) SQL
3 4322 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 4101 (30.50%) Windows
5 3390 (25.21%) Finance
6 3235 (24.06%) MS Office
7 2983 (22.18%) .NET
8 2733 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
9 2729 (20.29%) C#
10 2529 (18.81%) Active Directory
11 2193 (16.31%) Degree
12 1877 (13.96%) ITIL
13 1787 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
14 1768 (13.15%) Windows Server
15 1764 (13.12%) VMware
16 1516 (11.27%) JavaScript
17 1512 (11.24%) Project Management
18 1461 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
19 1415 (10.52%) ASP.NET
20 1391 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
21 1349 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
22 1286 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 1232 (9.16%) HTML
24 1214 (9.03%) CRM
25 1207 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 1195 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
27 1178 (8.76%) MVC
28 1172 (8.72%) MS Exchange
29 1168 (8.69%) VMware Infrastructure
30 1148 (8.54%) SharePoint

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1172 (8.72%) MS Exchange
2 1148 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 628 (4.67%) IIS
4 388 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 365 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 328 (2.44%) Skype for Business
7 197 (1.47%) CMS
8 163 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
9 143 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
10 136 (1.01%) Apache
11 133 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
12 120 (0.89%) SAS
13 110 (0.82%) Tomcat
14 91 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 88 (0.65%) Confluence
16 82 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
17 75 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
18 71 (0.53%) WebSphere
19 61 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
20 57 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3235 (24.06%) MS Office
2 1391 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 692 (5.15%) MS Visio
4 668 (4.97%) MS Project
5 95 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 53 (0.39%) SPSS
7 40 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 39 (0.29%) Acrobat
9 36 (0.27%) Camtasia
10 28 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
11 27 (0.20%) Snagit
12 26 (0.19%) InfoPath
13 20 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 18 (0.13%) InDesign
15 15 (0.11%) AutoCAD
16 14 (0.10%) FrameMaker
17 13 (0.097%) RoboHelp
18 10 (0.074%) SOLIDWORKS
19 8 (0.059%) Final Cut Pro
20 6 (0.045%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 644 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 230 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
3 164 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 40 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 36 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
6 30 (0.22%) Visualfiles
7 29 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 24 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
9 23 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 22 (0.16%) NetSuite
11 18 (0.13%) Primavera
11 18 (0.13%) SAP FI
12 17 (0.13%) SAP BPC
13 15 (0.11%) FastStats
14 14 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
15 13 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
15 13 (0.097%) Oracle ERP
15 13 (0.097%) Workday HCM
16 12 (0.089%) Cognos TM1
16 12 (0.089%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1349 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1039 (7.73%) Office 365
3 572 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
4 302 (2.25%) SaaS
5 216 (1.61%) IaaS
6 175 (1.30%) PaaS
7 138 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 72 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 69 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 69 (0.51%) GitHub
10 47 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 46 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
12 34 (0.25%) Mimecast
13 31 (0.23%) G Suite
14 29 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
15 25 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
16 21 (0.16%) OneDrive
17 18 (0.13%) Amazon S3
18 17 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
18 17 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 777 (5.78%) Firewall
2 707 (5.26%) DNS
3 614 (4.57%) SAN
3 614 (4.57%) TCP/IP
4 511 (3.80%) LAN
5 510 (3.79%) DHCP
6 503 (3.74%) WAN
7 428 (3.18%) VPN
8 392 (2.92%) Internet
9 241 (1.79%) VoIP
10 210 (1.56%) Network Security
11 190 (1.41%) Skype
12 169 (1.26%) Wireless
13 168 (1.25%) VLAN
14 167 (1.24%) Intranet
15 151 (1.12%) HTTP
16 141 (1.05%) NAS
17 106 (0.79%) SMTP
18 94 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
19 85 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4322 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 1286 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1207 (8.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 759 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
5 679 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 613 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 511 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 471 (3.50%) Relational Database
9 386 (2.87%) Power BI
10 377 (2.80%) MS Access
11 283 (2.10%) Big Data
12 278 (2.07%) MySQL
13 273 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 241 (1.79%) QlikView
15 199 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 173 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
17 154 (1.15%) NoSQL
18 144 (1.07%) MongoDB
19 140 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
20 135 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 643 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 643 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 329 (2.45%) JIRA
3 281 (2.09%) Git (software)
4 203 (1.51%) Selenium
5 179 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 177 (1.32%) Subversion
7 162 (1.20%) TeamCity
8 152 (1.13%) NUnit
9 101 (0.75%) MSBuild
10 96 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 92 (0.68%) SpecFlow
12 77 (0.57%) MSTest
13 50 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 49 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 48 (0.36%) Moq
15 48 (0.36%) MSI
16 44 (0.33%) Eclipse
17 42 (0.31%) SoapUI
18 41 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3390 (25.21%) Finance
2 749 (5.57%) Banking
3 675 (5.02%) Retail
4 625 (4.65%) Marketing
5 555 (4.13%) Legal
6 488 (3.63%) Telecoms
7 339 (2.52%) Manufacturing
8 336 (2.50%) Law
9 284 (2.11%) Advertising
10 198 (1.47%) Back Office
11 164 (1.22%) Publishing
12 144 (1.07%) Investment Banking
13 132 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 115 (0.86%) Games
15 100 (0.74%) Front Office
16 86 (0.64%) German Language
17 83 (0.62%) Automotive
18 75 (0.56%) Billing
18 75 (0.56%) French Language
19 70 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3250 (24.17%) Analyst
2 2802 (20.84%) Developer
3 1118 (8.31%) .NET Developer
4 955 (7.10%) C# Developer
5 864 (6.43%) Support Analyst
6 827 (6.15%) Support Engineer
7 775 (5.76%) Consultant
8 689 (5.12%) IT Support
9 649 (4.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 558 (4.15%) SQL Developer
11 532 (3.96%) Architect
12 519 (3.86%) Service Analyst
13 486 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
13 486 (3.61%) Project Manager
14 451 (3.35%) Administrator
15 438 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 427 (3.18%) Service Desk Analyst
17 416 (3.09%) Applications Support
18 410 (3.05%) Senior Developer
19 403 (3.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2983 (22.18%) .NET
2 1415 (10.52%) ASP.NET
3 1232 (9.16%) HTML
4 1080 (8.03%) CSS
5 788 (5.86%) Web Services
6 787 (5.85%) .NET Framework
7 748 (5.56%) XML
8 697 (5.18%) jQuery
9 650 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 599 (4.45%) AngularJS
11 433 (3.22%) Entity Framework
12 420 (3.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 401 (2.98%) HTML5
14 397 (2.95%) WCF
15 267 (1.99%) SOAP
16 253 (1.88%) REST
17 250 (1.86%) Ajax
18 231 (1.72%) JSON
19 230 (1.71%) WPF
20 195 (1.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1787 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 763 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 709 (5.27%) Management Information System
4 590 (4.39%) Data Centre
5 266 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 262 (1.95%) Driving Licence
7 223 (1.66%) Fintech
8 214 (1.59%) Clustering
9 197 (1.47%) User Experience
10 193 (1.44%) iPad
11 186 (1.38%) Blackberry
12 140 (1.04%) Mobile App
13 136 (1.01%) Replication
14 107 (0.80%) NHS
15 106 (0.79%) PMI
16 99 (0.74%) Hedge funds
17 97 (0.72%) Social Media
18 96 (0.71%) Client/Server
19 95 (0.71%) e-Learning
20 93 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4101 (30.50%) Windows
2 1768 (13.15%) Windows Server
3 1147 (8.53%) Windows 7
4 1106 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 989 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 944 (7.02%) Linux
7 517 (3.84%) Windows 10
8 393 (2.92%) Windows 8
9 382 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 331 (2.46%) Unix
11 253 (1.88%) Windows XP
12 248 (1.84%) Android
13 195 (1.45%) Apple iOS
14 128 (0.95%) Mac OS X
15 95 (0.71%) Solaris
16 87 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 84 (0.62%) Mac OS
18 60 (0.45%) Windows Vista
19 47 (0.35%) CentOS
20 32 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2733 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1877 (13.96%) ITIL
3 1512 (11.24%) Project Management
4 1461 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1214 (9.03%) CRM
6 1178 (8.76%) MVC
7 881 (6.55%) Scrum
8 802 (5.96%) PRINCE2
9 755 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 701 (5.21%) ETL
11 692 (5.15%) SDLC
11 692 (5.15%) TDD
12 665 (4.95%) Service Delivery
13 662 (4.92%) Analytics
14 655 (4.87%) Software Engineering
15 638 (4.74%) Time Management
16 592 (4.40%) Mentoring
17 554 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
18 549 (4.08%) Service Management
19 547 (4.07%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4464 (33.20%) SQL
2 2729 (20.29%) C#
3 1516 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 1147 (8.53%) T-SQL
5 688 (5.12%) PowerShell
6 545 (4.05%) Java
7 464 (3.45%) VBA
8 382 (2.84%) VB.NET
9 315 (2.34%) C
10 289 (2.15%) VB
11 280 (2.08%) Python
12 184 (1.37%) C++
13 158 (1.17%) PHP
14 141 (1.05%) Perl
15 137 (1.02%) PL/SQL
16 128 (0.95%) VBScript
17 109 (0.81%) R
18 91 (0.68%) Bash Shell
19 87 (0.65%) Ruby
20 55 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2193 (16.31%) Degree
2 1195 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 551 (4.10%) MCSE
4 439 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 434 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 335 (2.49%) MCP
7 317 (2.36%) CCNA
8 300 (2.23%) MCSA
9 286 (2.13%) ISEB
10 280 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 235 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 229 (1.70%) PMI Certification
13 207 (1.54%) PMP
14 185 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 183 (1.36%) MCITP
16 180 (1.34%) ISTQB
17 130 (0.97%) CCNP
18 91 (0.68%) MCTS
18 91 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 85 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 785 (5.84%) SLA
2 636 (4.73%) QA
3 387 (2.88%) PMO
4 222 (1.65%) Data Quality
5 121 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 110 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 46 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 29 (0.22%) COBIT
9 25 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 23 (0.17%) MiFID
10 23 (0.17%) P3O
11 22 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
12 15 (0.11%) ISO 14001
13 10 (0.074%) Basel III
13 10 (0.074%) GAMP
13 10 (0.074%) JTAG
13 10 (0.074%) MISRA
14 8 (0.059%) HL7
14 8 (0.059%) ISO22301
14 8 (0.059%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2529 (18.81%) Active Directory
2 1168 (8.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 780 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 295 (2.19%) XenApp
5 216 (1.61%) vSphere
6 118 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 117 (0.87%) XenDesktop
8 109 (0.81%) Terminal Services
9 98 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 69 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 64 (0.48%) Docker
12 62 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 60 (0.45%) Firmware
14 59 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
14 59 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
15 43 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 43 (0.32%) vCloud
16 39 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
17 27 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
18 25 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 409 (3.04%) SCCM
2 195 (1.45%) SCOM
3 132 (0.98%) Puppet
4 100 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 91 (0.68%) Backup Exec
6 77 (0.57%) WSUS
7 60 (0.45%) SCVMM
8 52 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
9 49 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 46 (0.34%) NetBackup
11 45 (0.33%) Nagios
12 40 (0.30%) Ansible
13 27 (0.20%) SCOrch
14 26 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 25 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
15 25 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
16 24 (0.18%) AirWatch
16 24 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 24 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
17 23 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9998 (74.35%) Microsoft
2 1764 (13.12%) VMware
3 1025 (7.62%) Citrix
4 983 (7.31%) Cisco
5 921 (6.85%) Oracle
6 494 (3.67%) HP
7 396 (2.94%) SAP
8 344 (2.56%) Tableau
9 306 (2.28%) NetApp
10 249 (1.85%) Google
11 248 (1.84%) IBM
12 223 (1.66%) Apple
13 214 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
14 194 (1.44%) Adobe
15 168 (1.25%) EMC
16 163 (1.21%) Dell
17 140 (1.04%) Juniper
18 133 (0.99%) Red Hat
19 117 (0.87%) Avaya
20 112 (0.83%) CheckPoint
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £4k shift + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Stott & May
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + good benefits.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: Additional Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24500.00 - £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Yoh
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £17000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago