Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 92 113 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.57% 5.30% 4.32%
As % of the Applications category 51.11% 46.50% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 80 77 58
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £21,525
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £46,125
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +10.77% -

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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 180 243 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.85% 11.40% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 150 165 191
Essex median annual salary £32,250 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +19.05% -3.08%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £46,500
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £34,694 £34,500
% change year-on-year -6.32% +0.56% +6.15%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Essex

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Essex

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Essex

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Excel within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Chelmsford -16 17 £40,000 +23.08%
Colchester +18 12 £26,000 +15.56%
Brentwood +20 9 - -
Harlow -12 9 £40,000 -15.79%
Saffron Walden - 9 £31,500 -
Basildon +11 3 £38,750 +55.00% 1
Epping - 3 £40,000 -
Purfleet - 3 £23,000 -
Southend-on-Sea +13 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Grays - 1 £30,000 -
Billericay - 1 £25,000 -
Loughton - 1 £27,000 -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 53 (57.61%) SQL
2 39 (42.39%) SQL Server
3 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 30 (32.61%) Finance
5 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (23.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (21.74%) Degree
10 19 (20.65%) VBA
11 18 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (16.30%) T-SQL
13 14 (15.22%) Project Management
14 13 (14.13%) Time Management
15 12 (13.04%) Analytics
15 12 (13.04%) C#
15 12 (13.04%) Windows
15 12 (13.04%) MS Visio
16 11 (11.96%) ITIL
16 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (11.96%) Data Analysis
16 11 (11.96%) User Experience
16 11 (11.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 10 (10.87%) Marketing
17 10 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (10.87%) Change Management
17 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
17 10 (10.87%) XML
18 9 (9.78%) ERP

Microsoft 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 2 (2.17%) Confluence
1 2 (2.17%) IIS
1 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (31.52%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 11 (11.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) FTP
2 5 (5.43%) Internet
3 3 (3.26%) DHCP
3 3 (3.26%) DNS
3 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (42.39%) SQL Server
2 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (23.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (7.61%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (7.61%) QlikView
7 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.52%) MySQL
8 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.43%) MS Access
8 5 (5.43%) OLAP
8 5 (5.43%) OLTP
9 3 (3.26%) Power BI
9 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.35%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Marketing
3 9 (9.78%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (41.30%) Analyst
2 16 (17.39%) Applications Support
2 16 (17.39%) Developer
2 16 (17.39%) SQL Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 14 (15.22%) Support Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) SQL Data Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Data Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) DBA
7 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce Manager
8 8 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Excel Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) SQL DBA
10 6 (6.52%) Report Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (5.43%) ETL Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Project Manager
11 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) SQL Reporting Analyst
12 4 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) XML
2 8 (8.70%) .NET
3 5 (5.43%) MDX
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
5 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.17%) JSON
5 2 (2.17%) Middleware
5 2 (2.17%) Node.js
5 2 (2.17%) SOAP
6 1 (1.09%) ADSI
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.09%) HTML
6 1 (1.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.96%) User Experience
3 5 (5.43%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.43%) Replication
4 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.17%) CMDB
5 2 (2.17%) CUDA
5 2 (2.17%) Life Science
6 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.17%) Linux
6 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (15.22%) Project Management
3 13 (14.13%) Time Management
4 12 (13.04%) Analytics
5 11 (11.96%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.96%) ITIL
6 10 (10.87%) Change Management
6 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (9.78%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (9.78%) ERP
7 9 (9.78%) ETL
7 9 (9.78%) Integrated Marketing
7 9 (9.78%) Marketing Strategy
7 9 (9.78%) PRINCE2
8 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.61%) Physical Data Model
8 7 (7.61%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.43%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) SQL
2 19 (20.65%) VBA
3 15 (16.30%) T-SQL
4 12 (13.04%) C#
5 6 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.43%) C++
6 5 (5.43%) VBScript
7 2 (2.17%) Java
7 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.17%) R
7 2 (2.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.09%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ACCA
4 1 (1.09%) CIMA
4 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.43%) SLA
3 3 (3.26%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Google
2 9 (9.78%) Rackspace
3 4 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (4.35%) Tableau
4 3 (3.26%) Intel
4 3 (3.26%) Sophos
5 2 (2.17%) Capita
5 2 (2.17%) MKS
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.17%) Splunk
5 2 (2.17%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos