Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 74 43
Rank change year-on-year +36 -31 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 77 52 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.01% 3.21% 5.60%
As % of the Applications category 46.39% 32.50% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 73 47 109
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £24,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £61,250 £44,050
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.26%

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 166 160 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.95% 9.86% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 145 140 264
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £61,250 £43,925
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +12 15 £25,000 +14.94%
Maidstone +18 6 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Tunbridge Wells -5 3 £40,000 +52.38%
Folkestone - 2 £34,500 -
Sevenoaks -2 1 £21,500 -24.56%
Dartford -4 1 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Rochester - 1 £20,500 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 59 (76.62%) SQL
2 56 (72.73%) Finance
3 53 (68.83%) Microsoft
4 52 (67.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 43 (55.84%) MS Visio
6 35 (45.45%) Mathematics
6 35 (45.45%) Degree
7 29 (37.66%) Process Improvement
8 27 (35.06%) Computer Science
9 17 (22.08%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (22.08%) Risk Management
10 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
11 12 (15.58%) Line Management
12 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (12.99%) XML
13 9 (11.69%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (10.39%) Project Management
14 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.39%) Big Data
15 7 (9.09%) Economics
16 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 5 (6.49%) HTML
17 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
17 5 (6.49%) Data Analysis
18 4 (5.19%) MVC
18 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
18 4 (5.19%) C#
18 4 (5.19%) VB.NET

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 2 (2.60%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 52 (67.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 43 (55.84%) MS Visio
3 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.30%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.30%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) LAN
1 1 (1.30%) SSL
1 1 (1.30%) WAN
1 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (11.69%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (10.39%) Big Data
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.90%) Power BI
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 56 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Automotive
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Analyst
2 20 (25.97%) Support Analyst
3 18 (23.38%) Technical Support
4 17 (22.08%) Technical Analyst
4 17 (22.08%) Technical Support Analyst
5 13 (16.88%) Support Technician
6 12 (15.58%) Applications Support
7 10 (12.99%) Team Leader
8 8 (10.39%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 7 (9.09%) Developer
10 5 (6.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 5 (6.49%) IT Support
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Lead Web Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) XML
2 5 (6.49%) HTML
3 4 (5.19%) .NET
3 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (5.19%) CSS
4 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.90%) Ajax
4 3 (3.90%) jQuery
5 1 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.30%) Fintech
4 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
2 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 29 (37.66%) Process Improvement
3 17 (22.08%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (22.08%) Risk Management
4 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.58%) Line Management
6 8 (10.39%) Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) Economics
8 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.49%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.19%) Analytics
9 4 (5.19%) Change Management
9 4 (5.19%) Coaching
9 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.19%) MVC
10 3 (3.90%) ITIL
10 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (3.90%) Web Development
11 2 (2.60%) Information Security
11 2 (2.60%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (76.62%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) C#
2 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
3 3 (3.90%) C
4 2 (2.60%) Python
4 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.60%) VBA
5 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CCNA
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) BS25999
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe
2 2 (2.60%) Google
2 2 (2.60%) Remedy
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix
3 1 (1.30%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds