Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 88 38
Rank change year-on-year +24 -50 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 30 28 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.37% 2.36% 6.14%
As % of the Applications category 20.13% 19.18% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 87
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,425 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,125 £44,850
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -2.99%

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 149 146 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 16.72% 12.29% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 137 126 190
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £19,500 £19,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £45,100
South East median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% - -

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 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
Tunbridge Wells +7 4 £34,000 +13.33%
Sevenoaks - 4 £27,500 -
Chatham -21 3 £52,500 +8.25%
Margate - 3 - -
Dartford -7 2 £40,000 +23.08%
Sittingbourne - 2 £33,750 -
West Malling - 2 £37,500 -
Whitstable - 2 £45,000 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (36.67%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (23.33%) Project Management
6 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) ERP
7 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
8 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
8 4 (13.33%) Windows
8 4 (13.33%) SAP
8 4 (13.33%) Office 365
9 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
9 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 3 (10.00%) SDLC
9 3 (10.00%) Power Platform
9 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (10.00%) SharePoint

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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.67%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) Broadband
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
2 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Power BI
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) ERP Support
4 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) EDI
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (43.33%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) ERP
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) ITSM
4 3 (10.00%) Logistics
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) HNC
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PMP
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Infor
4 2 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau