Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Microsoft Excel
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 65 59
Rank change year-on-year +39 -6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 100 61 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.56% 3.57% 4.16%
As % of the Applications category 53.19% 34.08% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 56 80
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £59,375 £47,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +5.88%

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 Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 188 179 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.21% 10.47% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 176 161 231
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £21,875
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,750 £46,250
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Kent

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Kent

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Kent over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Kent

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 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
Maidstone +26 11 £40,250 -19.50% 1
Chatham +4 10 £25,000 -12.28%
Tunbridge Wells +1 7 £35,000 +40.00%
West Malling - 3 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £27,500 -
Sevenoaks +2 2 £21,500 -24.56%
Folkestone - 2 £34,500 -
Rochester - 1 £20,500 -
Westerham - 1 £24,000 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 72 (72.00%) SQL
2 66 (66.00%) Microsoft
3 60 (60.00%) Finance
4 57 (57.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 46 (46.00%) MS Visio
6 37 (37.00%) Degree
7 36 (36.00%) Process Improvement
8 35 (35.00%) Mathematics
9 27 (27.00%) Computer Science
10 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
12 15 (15.00%) Risk Management
13 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (14.00%) Windows
13 14 (14.00%) QA
13 14 (14.00%) Business Analysis
14 13 (13.00%) XML
14 13 (13.00%) VBA
14 13 (13.00%) .NET
15 11 (11.00%) HTML
16 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
17 9 (9.00%) PHP
17 9 (9.00%) Project Management
17 9 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
19 7 (7.00%) Line Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 57 (57.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 46 (46.00%) MS Visio
3 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.00%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.00%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) LAN
2 2 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.00%) ADSL
3 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.00%) Big Data
5 6 (6.00%) MySQL
5 6 (6.00%) Pentaho
6 3 (3.00%) Base SAS
6 3 (3.00%) Power BI
7 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.00%) QlikView
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.00%) NUnit
2 3 (3.00%) Selenium
2 3 (3.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.00%) tSQLt
2 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 60 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Banking
2 7 (7.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (44.00%) Analyst
2 20 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Developer
4 18 (18.00%) Technical Support
5 17 (17.00%) Technical Analyst
5 17 (17.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 13 (13.00%) Support Technician
7 12 (12.00%) Applications Support
8 8 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
9 7 (7.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.00%) AS400 Developer
10 6 (6.00%) IT Support
10 6 (6.00%) RPG Developer
11 5 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
11 5 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) .NET
1 13 (13.00%) XML
2 11 (11.00%) HTML
3 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.00%) EDI
4 6 (6.00%) EDIFACT
5 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.00%) CSS
6 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.00%) Ajax
6 3 (3.00%) HTML5
6 3 (3.00%) jQuery
6 3 (3.00%) Web Services
6 3 (3.00%) WinForms
7 1 (1.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) AS400
3 6 (6.00%) iSeries
4 3 (3.00%) iPad
5 2 (2.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) Fintech
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Process Improvement
2 35 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 14 (14.00%) Business Analysis
5 14 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.00%) Project Management
8 7 (7.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (7.00%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (7.00%) Line Management
9 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.00%) Analytics
9 6 (6.00%) Economics
9 6 (6.00%) ERP
9 6 (6.00%) High Availability
9 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.00%) MVC
11 4 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 72 (72.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) VBA
3 9 (9.00%) PHP
3 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.00%) C#
4 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.00%) ActionScript
5 6 (6.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 6 (6.00%) RPG
5 6 (6.00%) RPG IV
6 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.00%) C
7 3 (3.00%) VB
7 3 (3.00%) VB6
8 2 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (37.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) BS25999
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 66 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Cognos
2 6 (6.00%) IBM
3 3 (3.00%) Adobe
3 3 (3.00%) Apple
3 3 (3.00%) Facebook
4 2 (2.00%) Citrix
4 2 (2.00%) Google
4 2 (2.00%) Orchard
5 1 (1.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.00%) Tableau