Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 45 64
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 69 101 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.69% 5.19% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 36.70% 44.30% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 54
Essex median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +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 188 228 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.79% 11.72% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 156 133 208
Essex median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +27.12% -9.23%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,500 £50,575
East of England median annual salary £33,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% -6.67% +15.38%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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
Chelmsford 0 13 £39,000 -2.50%
Colchester +2 8 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Brentwood +20 7 £29,000 - 4
Epping - 7 £40,000 -
Basildon -13 5 £37,500 - 3
Wickford - 4 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -15 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Harlow -27 2 £25,000 -24.24%
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 46 (66.67%) SQL
2 41 (59.42%) Microsoft
3 39 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 29 (42.03%) T-SQL
5 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (26.09%) Replication
7 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (21.74%) High Availability
8 15 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.59%) Finance
10 8 (11.59%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (11.59%) Windows
10 8 (11.59%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.14%) Project Management
11 7 (10.14%) MySQL
11 7 (10.14%) Change Management
12 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (8.70%) Tableau
12 6 (8.70%) SLA
13 5 (7.25%) Degree
14 4 (5.80%) Power BI
14 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation

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 4 (5.80%) Confluence
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (11.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.45%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.45%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.59%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (10.14%) MySQL
6 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (5.80%) MS Access
7 4 (5.80%) Power BI
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Back Office
2 3 (4.35%) Legal
2 3 (4.35%) Local Government
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Analyst
2 20 (28.99%) DBA
3 16 (23.19%) SQL DBA
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (15.94%) Administrator
6 9 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Applications Support
8 7 (10.14%) Data Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Report Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) Excel Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) SQL Developer
10 5 (7.25%) SQL Support Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) MDX
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ADSI
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) WCF
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) WPF
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Replication
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.90%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Life Science
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (21.74%) High Availability
4 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.14%) Change Management
5 7 (10.14%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Analytics
6 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.80%) ITIL
6 4 (5.80%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (4.35%) Change Control
7 3 (4.35%) Data Transformation
7 3 (4.35%) Domain Models
7 3 (4.35%) Line Management
7 3 (4.35%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) SQL
2 29 (42.03%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.35%) VBA
4 2 (2.90%) C
4 2 (2.90%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) Java
5 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) PMO
3 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (59.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Tableau
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.90%) Cognos
3 2 (2.90%) Dell
3 2 (2.90%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Toshiba
4 1 (1.45%) Capita
4 1 (1.45%) Civica
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Northgate
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.45%) webMethods