Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 102 100
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 724 888 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.86% 3.05% 3.22%
As % of the Applications category 34.44% 32.67% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 557 729 771
South East median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,600 £62,500 £56,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,102 2,718 2,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.30% 9.33% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,581 2,175 2,199
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the South East

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the South East

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the South East

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Thames Valley +23 363 £40,000 -5.88% 58
Berkshire +24 202 £40,000 -5.88% 27
Buckinghamshire +17 109 £40,000 +11.11% 23
Hampshire -41 109 £33,000 +1.54% 35
Surrey -56 89 £35,500 -11.25% 39
West Sussex -10 67 £25,000 -37.50% 15
Oxfordshire +20 53 £42,240 -0.61% 8
East Sussex +50 47 £31,000 -3.88% 9
Kent +13 39 £35,250 +3.68% 13
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 350 (48.34%) Microsoft
2 270 (37.29%) Microsoft Office
3 240 (33.15%) SQL
4 228 (31.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 219 (30.25%) Finance
6 183 (25.28%) Analytical Skills
7 161 (22.24%) Project Management
8 143 (19.75%) SQL Server
9 141 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
10 128 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
11 118 (16.30%) Degree
12 105 (14.50%) MS Visio
13 102 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
14 79 (10.91%) Data Analysis
14 79 (10.91%) Relational Database
15 78 (10.77%) Microsoft Project
16 75 (10.36%) Analytics
17 73 (10.08%) Power BI
17 73 (10.08%) ITIL
17 73 (10.08%) Power Platform
18 68 (9.39%) Management Information System
19 67 (9.25%) Business Analysis
20 62 (8.56%) Retail
21 60 (8.29%) Windows
22 59 (8.15%) Self-Motivation
23 58 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
24 56 (7.73%) PRINCE2
24 56 (7.73%) ETL
25 55 (7.60%) Project Delivery
26 53 (7.32%) SharePoint

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 53 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.04%) Confluence
3 9 (1.24%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.83%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.69%) IIS
5 5 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.55%) CMS
6 4 (0.55%) SAS
7 3 (0.41%) Apache
8 2 (0.28%) Documentum
8 2 (0.28%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 270 (37.29%) Microsoft Office
2 228 (31.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 105 (14.50%) MS Visio
4 78 (10.77%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (3.87%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.28%) InDesign
7 2 (0.28%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.14%) Notepad++
8 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.14%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (1.24%) Elite 3E
2 8 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.97%) Carpe Diem
4 6 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.55%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.41%) FastStats
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.41%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.28%) Primavera
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.14%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (10.08%) Power Platform
2 39 (5.39%) Azure
2 39 (5.39%) Office 365
3 15 (2.07%) Google Analytics
4 12 (1.66%) SuccessFactors
5 9 (1.24%) OneDrive
6 8 (1.10%) AWS
6 8 (1.10%) SaaS
7 5 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.55%) AdWords
8 4 (0.55%) GCP
9 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Flow
10 2 (0.28%) Google Sheets
10 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Force.com
11 1 (0.14%) IaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Mavenlink
11 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.59%) Internet
2 15 (2.07%) Intranet
3 13 (1.80%) LAN
4 12 (1.66%) Wireless
5 11 (1.52%) Firewall
5 11 (1.52%) WAN
6 10 (1.38%) VPN
7 8 (1.10%) Skype
8 7 (0.97%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.83%) DNS
9 6 (0.83%) Network Security
10 5 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.69%) Extranet
11 4 (0.55%) DHCP
11 4 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.41%) BGP
12 3 (0.41%) MPLS
12 3 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 79 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 73 (10.08%) Power BI
4 41 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (3.87%) MySQL
7 26 (3.59%) QlikView
8 19 (2.62%) RDBMS
9 18 (2.49%) MS Access
10 17 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.52%) Data Mining
11 11 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.24%) Big Data
12 9 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (4.28%) JIRA
2 8 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.41%) Subversion
3 3 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.28%) Selenium
4 2 (0.28%) Trac
5 1 (0.14%) Appium
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.14%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.14%) Mocha
5 1 (0.14%) RStudio
5 1 (0.14%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.14%) TestNG
5 1 (0.14%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
General
1 219 (30.25%) Finance
2 62 (8.56%) Retail
3 53 (7.32%) Marketing
4 33 (4.56%) Legal
5 30 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 30 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.07%) Banking
7 14 (1.93%) Advertising
8 11 (1.52%) Law
9 10 (1.38%) Local Government
10 7 (0.97%) Automotive
10 7 (0.97%) Public Sector
11 6 (0.83%) Billing
12 5 (0.69%) Back Office
13 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.55%) Electronics
13 4 (0.55%) Fire and Rescue
13 4 (0.55%) French Language
13 4 (0.55%) Korean Language
13 4 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 287 (39.64%) Analyst
2 67 (9.25%) Business Analyst
3 52 (7.18%) Data Analyst
4 49 (6.77%) Support Analyst
5 44 (6.08%) Applications Support
5 44 (6.08%) Junior
6 42 (5.80%) Developer
7 41 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 35 (4.83%) IT Analyst
9 32 (4.42%) Consultant
10 31 (4.28%) 1st Line Support
11 29 (4.01%) IT Support
12 27 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 27 (3.73%) PMO Analyst
13 24 (3.31%) Junior Analyst
14 22 (3.04%) Applications Support Analyst
15 20 (2.76%) Financial Analyst
15 20 (2.76%) IT Manager
16 19 (2.62%) Administrator
16 19 (2.62%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.76%) .NET
2 11 (1.52%) HTML
3 10 (1.38%) jQuery
4 8 (1.10%) Web Services
4 8 (1.10%) XML
5 7 (0.97%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.97%) CSS
6 5 (0.69%) SOAP
7 3 (0.41%) JSON
7 3 (0.41%) WCF
8 2 (0.28%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.28%) COM
8 2 (0.28%) EDI
9 1 (0.14%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.14%) LAMP
9 1 (0.14%) SVG
9 1 (0.14%) TensorFlow
9 1 (0.14%) Vue.js
9 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (25.28%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (9.39%) Management Information System
3 59 (8.15%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (3.59%) Driving Licence
5 19 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.21%) CMDB
6 16 (2.21%) Life Science
7 14 (1.93%) Data Centre
7 14 (1.93%) User Experience
8 13 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.66%) Wiki
10 9 (1.24%) FMCG
11 8 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.97%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.83%) Replication
14 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.69%) Fibre Optics
14 5 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.29%) Windows
2 23 (3.18%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (1.93%) Android
5 12 (1.66%) Linux
5 12 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.52%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.10%) Unix
8 6 (0.83%) VMS
8 6 (0.83%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.14%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (22.24%) Project Management
2 141 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (17.68%) Problem-Solving
4 102 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
5 79 (10.91%) Data Analysis
6 75 (10.36%) Analytics
7 73 (10.08%) ITIL
8 67 (9.25%) Business Analysis
9 58 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 56 (7.73%) ETL
10 56 (7.73%) PRINCE2
11 55 (7.60%) Project Delivery
12 51 (7.04%) Time Management
13 49 (6.77%) SDLC
14 43 (5.94%) Waterfall
15 41 (5.66%) Change Management
15 41 (5.66%) CRM
16 39 (5.39%) Information Security
17 38 (5.25%) Data Analytics
18 37 (5.11%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 240 (33.15%) SQL
2 48 (6.63%) VBA
3 44 (6.08%) T-SQL
4 26 (3.59%) C
4 26 (3.59%) C#
5 24 (3.31%) R
6 19 (2.62%) Python
7 18 (2.49%) VB
8 17 (2.35%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.97%) C++
10 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.69%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.55%) Java
12 3 (0.41%) PHP
12 3 (0.41%) X++
13 2 (0.28%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.28%) Ruby
14 1 (0.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 118 (16.30%) Degree
2 21 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.35%) PMP
4 14 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.10%) CCNP
9 7 (0.97%) HNC
9 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.83%) CISM
10 6 (0.83%) CISSP
10 6 (0.83%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.83%) JNCIS
11 5 (0.69%) CCIE
11 5 (0.69%) CCNA
12 4 (0.55%) MCSA
12 4 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.04%) PMO
2 41 (5.66%) QA
3 38 (5.25%) SLA
4 28 (3.87%) Data Quality
5 23 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (2.90%) GDPR
7 13 (1.80%) Solvency II
8 11 (1.52%) EMIR
8 11 (1.52%) MiFID
9 4 (0.55%) COBIT
10 2 (0.28%) GAAP
10 2 (0.28%) IFRS
10 2 (0.28%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.28%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.28%) P3O
11 1 (0.14%) BS7799
11 1 (0.14%) GxP
11 1 (0.14%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 16 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.41%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.28%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 350 (48.34%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.77%) Oracle
2 49 (6.77%) SAP
3 37 (5.11%) Tableau
4 21 (2.90%) Cisco
5 19 (2.62%) ServiceNow
6 18 (2.49%) Citrix
7 17 (2.35%) Google
7 17 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (2.07%) Cognos
9 13 (1.80%) HP
10 10 (1.38%) Adobe
11 9 (1.24%) Remedy
11 9 (1.24%) Veeam
12 8 (1.10%) BMC
12 8 (1.10%) iManage
13 7 (0.97%) IBM
14 6 (0.83%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.83%) Dell
14 6 (0.83%) Sage