Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 56 55
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 29 71 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.41% 4.45% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category 23.77% 37.17% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 68 89
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +11.11% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,300 £20,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £61,250 £45,400
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +1.54%

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 122 191 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.13% 11.98% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 96 163 264
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £60,750 £50,875
South East median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year +2.19% -0.72% +4.55%

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 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
Chatham +17 8 £62,500 +65.56% 1
Dartford - 3 £55,000 - 3
Tunbridge Wells -8 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Folkestone +13 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Rochester - 1 £19,500 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (41.38%) Line Management
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (27.59%) Project Management
8 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
10 5 (17.24%) Economics
10 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
10 5 (17.24%) Big Data
10 5 (17.24%) Decision-Making
11 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
12 3 (10.34%) VBA
12 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
12 3 (10.34%) Data Management
12 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
12 3 (10.34%) Change Management
12 3 (10.34%) Office 365
12 3 (10.34%) Power BI
12 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
12 3 (10.34%) Analytics

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:

Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.24%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (75.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Finance Manager
4 3 (10.34%) MI Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
1 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (41.38%) Line Management
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
5 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.24%) Decision-Making
6 5 (17.24%) Economics
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.34%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Change Management
8 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy
3 1 (3.45%) Google