Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 43 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 +23 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 81 98 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.74% 5.04% 3.91%
As % of the Applications category 41.54% 43.56% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 74 64 59
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +22.64%
10th Percentile £23,250 £30,000 £22,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £42,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.04% +6.43% +16.67%

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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 195 225 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.81% 11.57% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 168 143 221
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +28.70% -10.85%
10th Percentile £19,850 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £67,500 £45,250
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% - +7.69%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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
Epping - 10 £40,000 -
Chelmsford -8 7 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Harlow -32 7 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Brentwood +23 6 £29,000 - 2
Saffron Walden - 5 £31,500 -
Colchester +7 4 £30,000 -17.24%
Basildon -3 4 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Purfleet - 3 £23,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -12 1 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 53 (65.43%) SQL
2 51 (62.96%) SQL Server
3 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 32 (39.51%) T-SQL
5 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (19.75%) Replication
9 16 (19.75%) High Availability
9 16 (19.75%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 13 (16.05%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (14.81%) Finance
12 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (13.58%) MySQL
14 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (11.11%) VBA
16 8 (9.88%) Project Management
16 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (8.64%) Time Management
17 7 (8.64%) Analytics
17 7 (8.64%) Windows
17 7 (8.64%) MS Access
18 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
18 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
18 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP

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 (2.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.94%) FTP
2 4 (4.94%) Internet
3 3 (3.70%) DHCP
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (16.05%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (13.58%) MySQL
7 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (8.64%) MS Access
11 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.70%) Power BI
12 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Marketing
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Local Government
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Analyst
2 20 (24.69%) DBA
3 17 (20.99%) SQL DBA
4 16 (19.75%) SQL Server DBA
5 14 (17.28%) Applications Support
5 14 (17.28%) SQL Analyst
5 14 (17.28%) Support Analyst
6 13 (16.05%) Administrator
7 11 (13.58%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (13.58%) Support Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (11.11%) Developer
9 8 (9.88%) SQL Support Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Report Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) SQL Data Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) SQL Developer
11 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce Manager
11 5 (6.17%) SQL Reporting Analyst
12 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) XML
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) MDX
2 3 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) ADSI
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.47%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) WCF
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) JSON
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Replication
2 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) User Experience
4 4 (4.94%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) NHS
7 1 (1.23%) CMDB
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (19.75%) High Availability
2 16 (19.75%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (9.88%) Project Management
4 7 (8.64%) Analytics
4 7 (8.64%) Time Management
5 5 (6.17%) Change Management
5 5 (6.17%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.17%) Integrated Marketing
5 5 (6.17%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (4.94%) ERP
6 4 (4.94%) ETL
6 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.94%) Process Improvement
7 3 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.70%) Dependency Management
7 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.47%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 53 (65.43%) SQL
2 32 (39.51%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.11%) VBA
4 3 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.23%) Scala
5 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) ISEB
3 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ACCA
4 1 (1.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PMO
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Google
3 5 (6.17%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.70%) Intel
4 3 (3.70%) Sophos
4 3 (3.70%) Tableau
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Dell
5 2 (2.47%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos
6 1 (1.23%) MKS
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) Splunk