Period
to 19 April 2018

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

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 89 81
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 966 968 1,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.06% 3.21% 3.66%
As % of the Applications category 31.94% 34.30% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 737 772 1,169
South East median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% +3.79% +1.54%
10th Percentile £21,150 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -2.52%

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 3,024 2,822 3,860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.57% 9.35% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,344 2,265 3,147
South East median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 April 2018.

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 19 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
Thames Valley +6 422 £35,000 +16.67% 85
Berkshire +1 232 £37,500 +25.00% 42
Surrey -13 207 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Hampshire -36 188 £33,500 +3.08% 38
Buckinghamshire -1 116 £31,500 +5.00% 31
Oxfordshire +15 77 £32,500 - 12
West Sussex +4 60 £34,000 -15.00% 11
East Sussex -11 37 £50,000 +78.57% 8
Kent -18 32 £50,000 +42.86% 9
Sussex -18 8 £45,500 -
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
Middlesex +1 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 452 (46.79%) Microsoft
2 367 (37.99%) SQL
3 332 (34.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 312 (32.30%) Finance
5 282 (29.19%) Analytical Skills
6 215 (22.26%) Microsoft Office
7 212 (21.95%) Degree
8 184 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
9 165 (17.08%) Business Intelligence
10 164 (16.98%) SQL Server
11 135 (13.98%) Project Management
12 133 (13.77%) Analytics
13 115 (11.90%) Marketing
14 112 (11.59%) Windows
15 98 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
16 94 (9.73%) Data Analysis
16 94 (9.73%) MS Visio
17 92 (9.52%) Oracle
17 92 (9.52%) C#
18 90 (9.32%) SAP
18 90 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
19 88 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
20 83 (8.59%) SLA
21 81 (8.39%) VBA
22 76 (7.87%) CRM
23 73 (7.56%) Decision-Making
24 72 (7.45%) Telecoms
25 71 (7.35%) ITIL
25 71 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
26 70 (7.25%) Mathematics

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 59 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.00%) IIS
3 28 (2.90%) SAS
4 11 (1.14%) MS Project Server
4 11 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.04%) CMS
6 6 (0.62%) DataSynapse
7 5 (0.52%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.41%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.31%) Confluence
9 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.31%) Smallworld
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon Alexa
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.21%) WordPress
11 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.10%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 332 (34.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 215 (22.26%) Microsoft Office
3 94 (9.73%) MS Visio
4 61 (6.31%) Microsoft Project
5 33 (3.42%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.31%) InDesign
8 3 (0.31%) SPSS
9 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.21%) Maya
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.66%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.52%) Traffica
5 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.41%) Primavera
5 4 (0.41%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.31%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.21%) HFM
7 2 (0.21%) Lawson
7 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.10%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (3.11%) Google Analytics
3 26 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.17%) AdWords
4 21 (2.17%) SaaS
5 20 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.97%) Office 365
7 6 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.62%) AWS CloudTrail
7 6 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.62%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.31%) IaaS
8 3 (0.31%) PaaS
9 2 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.21%) Trello
10 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.07%) Internet
1 20 (2.07%) LAN
2 14 (1.45%) Skype
3 12 (1.24%) WAN
3 12 (1.24%) Wireless
4 10 (1.04%) Firewall
4 10 (1.04%) Intranet
4 10 (1.04%) VoIP
4 10 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (0.93%) SMS
5 9 (0.93%) SNMP
6 8 (0.83%) OSPF
6 8 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.83%) WebEx
7 7 (0.72%) WLAN
8 6 (0.62%) DHCP
8 6 (0.62%) DNS
8 6 (0.62%) ICMP
8 6 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 90 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (6.21%) MS Access
5 46 (4.76%) Power BI
6 40 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (3.31%) QlikView
8 26 (2.69%) Relational Database
9 25 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
10 24 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
11 23 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
13 18 (1.86%) Big Data
14 17 (1.76%) MySQL
15 13 (1.35%) OLAP
15 13 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.24%) Oracle Database
16 12 (1.24%) Star Schema
17 11 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (2.48%) JIRA
2 17 (1.76%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.24%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.14%) LSMW
5 11 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (0.83%) Subversion
7 6 (0.62%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Blend
8 5 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.41%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.41%) LabVIEW
9 4 (0.41%) Mocha
9 4 (0.41%) Selenium
9 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.21%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.10%) Ant
11 1 (0.10%) Bugzilla
General
1 312 (32.30%) Finance
2 115 (11.90%) Marketing
3 72 (7.45%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.21%) Advertising
5 25 (2.59%) Legal
6 22 (2.28%) Retail
7 19 (1.97%) Publishing
8 14 (1.45%) Electronics
8 14 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.24%) Billing
9 12 (1.24%) German Language
10 10 (1.04%) French Language
10 10 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 9 (0.93%) Aerospace
11 9 (0.93%) Back Office
11 9 (0.93%) Banking
12 7 (0.72%) Automotive
12 7 (0.72%) Law
12 7 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 363 (37.58%) Analyst
2 100 (10.35%) Data Analyst
3 90 (9.32%) Consultant
4 77 (7.97%) Developer
5 58 (6.00%) Junior
6 51 (5.28%) Support Analyst
7 47 (4.87%) Financial Analyst
8 45 (4.66%) Systems Analyst
9 42 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 40 (4.14%) Implementation Consultant
11 36 (3.73%) Graduate
12 35 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 33 (3.42%) Administrator
13 33 (3.42%) Project Manager
13 33 (3.42%) Software Consultant
14 30 (3.11%) SQL Analyst
15 27 (2.80%) Software Implementation Consultant
16 26 (2.69%) IT Analyst
17 25 (2.59%) IT Support
17 25 (2.59%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.11%) HTML
2 57 (5.90%) .NET
3 48 (4.97%) CSS
4 22 (2.28%) XML
5 17 (1.76%) ASP.NET
6 12 (1.24%) .NET Framework
6 12 (1.24%) Ajax
6 12 (1.24%) XBRL
7 11 (1.14%) jQuery
8 10 (1.04%) Flash
9 7 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (0.62%) JSON
11 5 (0.52%) ADO
11 5 (0.52%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (0.52%) RESTful
11 5 (0.52%) WCF
11 5 (0.52%) WinForms
11 5 (0.52%) WPF
12 4 (0.41%) Pandas
12 4 (0.41%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 282 (29.19%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 47 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.38%) Social Media
6 17 (1.76%) Driving Licence
6 17 (1.76%) Virtual Team
7 13 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.35%) Fintech
8 12 (1.24%) Taxonomies
9 11 (1.14%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.04%) Analytical Mindset
11 9 (0.93%) CMDB
11 9 (0.93%) Hedge funds
11 9 (0.93%) NHS
11 9 (0.93%) PMI
12 8 (0.83%) User Experience
13 7 (0.72%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.62%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 112 (11.59%) Windows
2 41 (4.24%) Linux
3 39 (4.04%) Windows Server
4 28 (2.90%) Unix
5 22 (2.28%) Windows 10
6 16 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.24%) Windows XP
9 11 (1.14%) Android
9 11 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.72%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) AIX
14 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.10%) Solaris
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
2 165 (17.08%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (13.98%) Project Management
4 133 (13.77%) Analytics
5 98 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (9.73%) Data Analysis
7 88 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 76 (7.87%) CRM
9 73 (7.56%) Decision-Making
10 71 (7.35%) ITIL
11 70 (7.25%) Mathematics
12 59 (6.11%) Test Scripting
13 56 (5.80%) Time Management
14 53 (5.49%) PRINCE2
15 49 (5.07%) ERP
16 47 (4.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 45 (4.66%) Customer Requirements
17 45 (4.66%) ETL
17 45 (4.66%) Unit Testing
18 44 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 367 (37.99%) SQL
2 92 (9.52%) C#
3 81 (8.39%) VBA
4 45 (4.66%) T-SQL
5 43 (4.45%) Python
6 40 (4.14%) JavaScript
7 35 (3.62%) Java
8 32 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 25 (2.59%) C
10 24 (2.48%) VB
11 20 (2.07%) Shell Script
12 19 (1.97%) C++
13 18 (1.86%) R
14 16 (1.66%) Perl
15 15 (1.55%) VB.NET
16 14 (1.45%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.14%) ABAP
17 11 (1.14%) VB6
18 7 (0.72%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 212 (21.95%) Degree
2 39 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.07%) CIMA
6 19 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.86%) ACCA
8 14 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 13 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (1.24%) MCSE
10 12 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 11 (1.14%) ISEB
12 10 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.04%) ISTQB
12 10 (1.04%) Master's Degree
12 10 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.62%) CCNA
14 5 (0.52%) HNC
14 5 (0.52%) PMP
15 4 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (8.59%) SLA
2 50 (5.18%) PMO
3 46 (4.76%) Data Quality
4 40 (4.14%) QA
5 12 (1.24%) Solvency II
6 11 (1.14%) GDPR
7 7 (0.72%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.31%) COBIT
9 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.10%) COSHH
10 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.10%) P3O
10 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.62%) Firmware
2 6 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.10%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.10%) GPFS
5 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
2 6 (0.62%) Nagios
2 6 (0.62%) OpenView
2 6 (0.62%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.52%) Netcool
3 5 (0.52%) NSN NetAct
4 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 452 (46.79%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.52%) Oracle
3 90 (9.32%) SAP
4 50 (5.18%) Tableau
5 40 (4.14%) Google
6 37 (3.83%) Citrix
7 33 (3.42%) Capita
7 33 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (2.69%) Cisco
9 21 (2.17%) Adobe
10 19 (1.97%) HP
11 18 (1.86%) IFS
11 18 (1.86%) ServiceNow
12 16 (1.66%) PeopleSoft
12 16 (1.66%) VMware
13 14 (1.45%) JD Edwards
13 14 (1.45%) Remedy
13 14 (1.45%) Sage
14 13 (1.35%) TOWER Software
15 12 (1.24%) MicroStrategy