Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 72 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 85 157 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.28% 3.77% 3.22%
As % of the Applications category 28.43% 38.39% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 111 113
Hertfordshire median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,500 £20,800
90th Percentile £49,750 £65,000 £53,250
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 299 409 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.54% 9.83% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 240 274 331
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £22,975 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Hertfordshire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 September 2019. 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
Watford -5 16 £32,500 -41.70% 1
Hemel Hempstead +9 13 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Hatfield +32 10 £46,500 +24.00%
Welwyn Garden City -14 8 £28,500 -30.91%
Letchworth - 7 £37,500 -
Cheshunt - 6 £25,000 -
Royston -2 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Borehamwood - 5 £45,000 -
St Albans +18 3 £27,000 -3.57% 2
Stevenage +11 2 £29,500 -43.81% 2
Hitchin -3 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 63 (74.12%) Microsoft
2 39 (45.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (36.47%) SQL
4 20 (23.53%) Finance
4 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (17.65%) Retail
8 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
9 13 (15.29%) Data Management
9 13 (15.29%) Oracle
9 13 (15.29%) Analytics
10 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.94%) VBA
11 11 (12.94%) Windows
12 10 (11.76%) CRM
12 10 (11.76%) MS Visio
12 10 (11.76%) ITIL
12 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
12 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
12 10 (11.76%) Power BI
12 10 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (11.76%) Power Platform
13 9 (10.59%) Driving Licence
13 9 (10.59%) Visualisation
13 9 (10.59%) MS Access
13 9 (10.59%) Cisco
14 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
14 8 (9.41%) Linux

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 39 (45.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) FastStats
2 3 (3.53%) iTrent
3 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.35%) Maximo
3 2 (2.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Power Platform
2 6 (7.06%) Azure
2 6 (7.06%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (5.88%) Office 365
4 4 (4.71%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) BGP
1 6 (7.06%) Broadband
1 6 (7.06%) DHCP
1 6 (7.06%) DNS
1 6 (7.06%) EIGRP
1 6 (7.06%) Firewall
1 6 (7.06%) LAN
1 6 (7.06%) MPLS
1 6 (7.06%) Network Security
1 6 (7.06%) OSPF
1 6 (7.06%) VPN
1 6 (7.06%) WAN
1 6 (7.06%) WLAN
2 3 (3.53%) 2.5G
2 3 (3.53%) 2G
2 3 (3.53%) 3G
2 3 (3.53%) 4G
2 3 (3.53%) 5G
2 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.76%) Power BI
4 9 (10.59%) MS Access
5 7 (8.24%) GIS
6 6 (7.06%) Data Lake
6 6 (7.06%) Data Mining
6 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.53%) Electronic Patient Records
9 3 (3.53%) FileMaker
10 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.35%) OLAP
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) WebSpeed
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 15 (17.65%) Retail
3 8 (9.41%) Marketing
4 6 (7.06%) Billing
5 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
6 1 (1.18%) French Language
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) German Language
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Police
6 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Analyst
2 14 (16.47%) Data Analyst
3 7 (8.24%) Consultant
3 7 (8.24%) Support Specialist
4 6 (7.06%) Graduate
4 6 (7.06%) Graduate Technical Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Network Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Active Directory Specialist
5 4 (4.71%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (4.71%) Applications Support
5 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Specialist
5 4 (4.71%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Developer
6 3 (3.53%) IT Trainer
6 3 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (3.53%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) HTML
1 4 (4.71%) XML
2 2 (2.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) COM
3 1 (1.18%) Middleware
3 1 (1.18%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) FMCG
5 1 (1.18%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.18%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.18%) Smart City
5 1 (1.18%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 8 (9.41%) Linux
3 4 (4.71%) Unix
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (16.47%) Data Analysis
3 13 (15.29%) Analytics
3 13 (15.29%) Data Management
4 10 (11.76%) CRM
4 10 (11.76%) ITIL
4 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 10 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (10.59%) Visualisation
6 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (8.24%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
7 7 (8.24%) Decision-Making
8 6 (7.06%) Business Analytics
8 6 (7.06%) Conflict Management
8 6 (7.06%) Data Strategy
8 6 (7.06%) Network Architecture
8 6 (7.06%) Network Management
8 6 (7.06%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) VBA
3 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.53%) C#
5 3 (3.53%) Python
5 3 (3.53%) R
6 2 (2.35%) Go
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) CCDP
3 6 (7.06%) CCIE
3 6 (7.06%) CCNA
3 6 (7.06%) CCNP
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.35%) OCA
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.18%) CISM
7 1 (1.18%) CISSP
7 1 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.06%) QA
2 6 (7.06%) SLA
3 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.53%) PMO
5 1 (1.18%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 63 (74.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 9 (10.59%) Cisco
4 6 (7.06%) Blue Coat
4 6 (7.06%) Extreme Networks
4 6 (7.06%) F5
4 6 (7.06%) Fortinet
4 6 (7.06%) Meraki
4 6 (7.06%) Palo Alto
4 6 (7.06%) Radware
5 4 (4.71%) Openreach
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.53%) VMware
7 2 (2.35%) BT
7 2 (2.35%) Informatica
7 2 (2.35%) Siebel
8 1 (1.18%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards