The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Excel
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 15 10
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 77 142 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.53% 13.16% 13.54%
As % of the Applications category 49.68% 70.30% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47 104 122
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £53,150
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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 155 202 256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 15.15% 18.72% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 95 135 187
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £22,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Essex

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Essex

MS Excel
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Colchester -20 18 £24,250 -30.71% 1
Chelmsford -15 10 £65,000 +152.42% 1
Brentwood +11 8 £45,000 - 2
Harlow +3 6 £37,750 -24.50%
Billericay - 6 £21,250 - 1
Basildon +1 5 £52,500 +105.88%
Wickford - 4 £24,000 - 1
Hockley - 2 - -
Thurrock - 2 £22,500 -
Braintree -3 1 £43,000 +7.50%
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 91 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 62 (41.89%) SQL
3 60 (40.54%) SQL Server
4 46 (31.08%) MS Office
5 43 (29.05%) Finance
6 42 (28.38%) .NET
7 38 (25.68%) C#
8 28 (18.92%) Windows
9 25 (16.89%) Web Services
9 25 (16.89%) SharePoint
10 24 (16.22%) CRM
11 22 (14.86%) Degree
12 20 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 20 (13.51%) HTML
12 20 (13.51%) MVC
13 19 (12.84%) ITIL
14 17 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (11.49%) MS PowerPoint
14 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (11.49%) Tableau
15 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (10.81%) ETL
16 15 (10.14%) Active Directory
17 14 (9.46%) VB.NET
17 14 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
18 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (8.78%) Windows Server
18 13 (8.78%) Visual Studio
18 13 (8.78%) Business Intelligence

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 25 (16.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.05%) Moodle
2 6 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.70%) WordPress
4 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.03%) IIS
4 3 (2.03%) MS Project Server
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.35%) JBoss
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 46 (31.08%) MS Office
2 17 (11.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.38%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.70%) InDesign
5 4 (2.70%) MS Project
6 3 (2.03%) SPSS
7 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Office 365
2 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.70%) OneDrive
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle CX
3 4 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) DNS
2 5 (3.38%) Skype
3 4 (2.70%) FTP
3 4 (2.70%) Intranet
4 3 (2.03%) DHCP
4 3 (2.03%) Extranet
4 3 (2.03%) HTTP
4 3 (2.03%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.03%) NAS
4 3 (2.03%) SMTP
4 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) SAN
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.43%) MS Access
5 8 (5.41%) QlikView
6 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.70%) OLAP
8 4 (2.70%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.03%) OLTP
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (2.03%) Power BI
10 2 (1.35%) MySQL
10 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.08%) SoapUI
3 8 (5.41%) Selenium
3 8 (5.41%) SpecFlow
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.05%) Moq
4 6 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.38%) JMeter
6 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.35%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.35%) JBehave
6 2 (1.35%) JIRA
6 2 (1.35%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.68%) MSTest
7 1 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 43 (29.05%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.08%) Legal
3 9 (6.08%) Marketing
4 8 (5.41%) Law
5 6 (4.05%) Automotive
5 6 (4.05%) Banking
5 6 (4.05%) Retail
6 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.70%) Games
8 3 (2.03%) French Language
8 3 (2.03%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (27.70%) Developer
2 36 (24.32%) Analyst
3 14 (9.46%) SQL Developer
4 13 (8.78%) Administrator
5 11 (7.43%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.76%) SQL Analyst
6 10 (6.76%) Tester
7 9 (6.08%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Service Manager
9 7 (4.73%) IT Administrator
9 7 (4.73%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) Consultant
10 6 (4.05%) Recruitment Consultant
10 6 (4.05%) Software Tester
10 6 (4.05%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.38%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Applications Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Junior
11 5 (3.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (28.38%) .NET
2 25 (16.89%) Web Services
3 20 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 20 (13.51%) HTML
4 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (7.43%) XML
6 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.73%) HTML5
7 7 (4.73%) jQuery
8 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (4.05%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (3.38%) CSS
9 5 (3.38%) SOAP
9 5 (3.38%) WPF
10 4 (2.70%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.70%) Entity Framework
10 4 (2.70%) JSON
10 4 (2.70%) WCF
11 3 (2.03%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.05%) Learning Management System
2 6 (4.05%) VLE
3 5 (3.38%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.38%) User Experience
4 4 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.70%) Social Media
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.35%) AS400
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.92%) Windows
2 13 (8.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.73%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.35%) Linux
8 2 (1.35%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.22%) CRM
2 20 (13.51%) MVC
3 19 (12.84%) ITIL
4 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.81%) ETL
6 13 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.11%) Analytics
7 12 (8.11%) Change Management
7 12 (8.11%) Data Analytics
7 12 (8.11%) Time Management
8 11 (7.43%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.43%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.76%) Automation Testing
9 10 (6.76%) ITSM
9 10 (6.76%) Process Improvement
9 10 (6.76%) Service Management
9 10 (6.76%) Test Strategy
10 8 (5.41%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.41%) Project Management
11 7 (4.73%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.89%) SQL
2 38 (25.68%) C#
3 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.46%) VB.NET
4 12 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.76%) Perl
6 9 (6.08%) Java
7 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.05%) VBA
8 4 (2.70%) C
8 4 (2.70%) Delphi
9 3 (2.03%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) Tcl
10 1 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.68%) VB6
10 1 (0.68%) XAML
10 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (14.86%) Degree
2 8 (5.41%) ISEB
3 7 (4.73%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.03%) MCSE
6 3 (2.03%) PMP
6 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.35%) PgMP
7 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.68%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (0.68%) HNC
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) MCP
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) QA
1 7 (4.73%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.03%) vSphere
5 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.49%) Tableau
3 9 (6.08%) VMware
4 8 (5.41%) Oracle
5 6 (4.05%) Blackboard
5 6 (4.05%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.38%) Cisco
7 4 (2.70%) Adobe
7 4 (2.70%) Citrix
7 4 (2.70%) Hootsuite
7 4 (2.70%) Twitter
8 3 (2.03%) HP
8 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.03%) SAP
8 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.35%) NetApp
9 2 (1.35%) Sage
10 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.68%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.68%) Veeam
Billericay, Essex
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bupa, free gym membership, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Clacton-On-Sea, Essex
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Colchester
greywood
Salary: £40000. - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Shawbrook
Posted: 13 days ago
Wickford
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago