Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 34 74
Rank change year-on-year -43 +40 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 24 100 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.09% 6.96% 3.36%
As % of the Applications category 16.11% 46.73% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 96 61
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £43,750 £45,000
South East median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94% +3.03%

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 149 214 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.99% 14.90% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 129 191 212
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,750 £48,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Dartford - 6 £31,250 - 1
Swanley - 6 £35,000 -
Chatham +3 3 £65,000 +79.31%
Tunbridge Wells -2 3 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Maidstone -6 1 £20,500 -48.75%
Rochester - 1 £19,500 - 2
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (25.00%) XSL
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.67%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Power BI
7 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) VBA
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Office 365
7 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 802.11
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) Telnet
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) DBA
3 5 (20.83%) SQL DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Finance Manager
5 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) MI Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) CSS
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
1 6 (25.00%) XML
1 6 (25.00%) XSL
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Line Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) B2B
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.33%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Aruba
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) ProCurve