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

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 97 78
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 976 984 1,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.16% 3.09% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 33.22% 35.61% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 782 765 1,211
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,150 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%

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 2,938 2,763 4,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.52% 8.67% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,327 2,278 3,353
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 20 January 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 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
Thames Valley +9 376 £35,000 +6.06% 70
Surrey +6 214 £39,000 -2.50% 23
Berkshire +8 191 £39,000 +9.09% 42
Hampshire -38 169 £37,500 +15.38% 25
Buckinghamshire +1 108 £31,500 -3.08% 16
Kent +36 77 £27,500 -21.43% 9
Oxfordshire +25 77 £34,500 +9.52% 12
East Sussex -7 64 £50,000 +100.00% 9
West Sussex -27 54 £34,000 -15.00% 8
M4 Corridor - 8 £55,000 -
Middlesex +13 6 £37,500 -23.08% 4
Sussex -17 4 £45,500 -
Microsoft Excel
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 445 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 378 (38.73%) SQL
3 375 (38.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 348 (35.66%) Finance
5 255 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
6 223 (22.85%) Microsoft Office
7 215 (22.03%) Degree
8 149 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
9 146 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
10 142 (14.55%) SQL Server
11 135 (13.83%) MS Visio
12 127 (13.01%) Marketing
13 123 (12.60%) Project Management
14 115 (11.78%) Analytics
15 107 (10.96%) C#
16 97 (9.94%) Data Analysis
17 96 (9.84%) Microsoft Project
18 92 (9.43%) SAP
19 91 (9.32%) CRM
20 89 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
21 86 (8.81%) Oracle
21 86 (8.81%) .NET
22 84 (8.61%) Windows
23 79 (8.09%) Mathematics
24 74 (7.58%) HTML
24 74 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
24 74 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 71 (7.27%) VBA
26 67 (6.86%) SLA
26 67 (6.86%) Risk Management

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 61 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.18%) SAS
3 18 (1.84%) CMS
4 14 (1.43%) IIS
5 11 (1.13%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.13%) MS Project Server
6 7 (0.72%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.51%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.10%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 375 (38.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 223 (22.85%) Microsoft Office
3 135 (13.83%) MS Visio
4 96 (9.84%) Microsoft Project
5 25 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.41%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.41%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) InDesign
9 2 (0.20%) Maya
10 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
2 14 (1.43%) SAP Hybris
3 11 (1.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.61%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.41%) Oracle AGIS
7 4 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (0.41%) Primavera
7 4 (0.41%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.20%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.77%) Office 365
2 19 (1.95%) SaaS
3 18 (1.84%) Google Analytics
4 16 (1.64%) AdWords
5 14 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.82%) OneDrive
8 8 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.10%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.10%) GitHub
12 1 (0.10%) IaaS
12 1 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.10%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.10%) SurveyMonkey
12 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.28%) Internet
2 12 (1.23%) Firewall
3 10 (1.02%) LAN
4 9 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.92%) VoIP
5 8 (0.82%) SMS
5 8 (0.82%) WAN
6 7 (0.72%) Skype
6 7 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (0.61%) DNS
7 6 (0.61%) Intranet
7 6 (0.61%) Wireless
8 5 (0.51%) DHCP
9 4 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.41%) VPN
10 3 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (0.20%) ICMP
11 2 (0.20%) Network Security
11 2 (0.20%) OSPF
11 2 (0.20%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 74 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
2 74 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 65 (6.66%) MS Access
4 57 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (3.38%) QlikView
5 33 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 31 (3.18%) Power BI
7 28 (2.87%) Big Data
8 23 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
9 18 (1.84%) MySQL
10 17 (1.74%) PowerPivot
10 17 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (1.54%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.54%) OLAP
12 14 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.13%) GIS
14 11 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (1.02%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (4.00%) JIRA
2 37 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 24 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (1.74%) LSMW
5 12 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (1.23%) T4 Templates
5 12 (1.23%) WiX
6 4 (0.41%) Subversion
6 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.31%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.20%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.20%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.20%) Mocha
8 2 (0.20%) Selenium
8 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.10%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.10%) YouTrack
General
1 348 (35.66%) Finance
2 127 (13.01%) Marketing
3 59 (6.05%) Telecoms
4 45 (4.61%) Legal
5 37 (3.79%) Financial Institution
6 31 (3.18%) Retail
7 28 (2.87%) Advertising
8 21 (2.15%) Electronics
9 17 (1.74%) Publishing
10 16 (1.64%) Banking
11 13 (1.33%) Back Office
12 10 (1.02%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.92%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.82%) Law
15 6 (0.61%) Automotive
15 6 (0.61%) Billing
16 5 (0.51%) Games
16 5 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.20%) Local Government
17 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 360 (36.89%) Analyst
2 112 (11.48%) Data Analyst
3 111 (11.37%) Developer
4 85 (8.71%) Consultant
5 51 (5.23%) Junior
5 51 (5.23%) Support Analyst
6 48 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 44 (4.51%) Financial Analyst
8 42 (4.30%) Implementation Consultant
9 41 (4.20%) Business Analyst
10 40 (4.10%) .NET Developer
11 37 (3.79%) SQL Developer
12 36 (3.69%) SQL Analyst
13 34 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 34 (3.48%) Software Consultant
14 33 (3.38%) C# Developer
15 31 (3.18%) Graduate
15 31 (3.18%) Software Implementation Consultant
16 30 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
17 29 (2.97%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (8.81%) .NET
2 74 (7.58%) HTML
3 66 (6.76%) CSS
4 45 (4.61%) XML
5 24 (2.46%) ASP.NET
6 23 (2.36%) .NET Framework
7 21 (2.15%) WCF
8 20 (2.05%) WPF
9 19 (1.95%) jQuery
10 13 (1.33%) XSLT
11 12 (1.23%) Entity Framework
11 12 (1.23%) WF
12 11 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.02%) Flash
14 9 (0.92%) Ajax
14 9 (0.92%) Web Services
15 8 (0.82%) HTML5
16 7 (0.72%) AngularJS
16 7 (0.72%) CSS3
16 7 (0.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 255 (26.13%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 58 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.48%) Social Media
5 19 (1.95%) Hedge funds
6 12 (1.23%) Fintech
6 12 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.13%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.13%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
9 9 (0.92%) Driving Licence
9 9 (0.92%) NHS
10 8 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 8 (0.82%) PMI
11 6 (0.61%) User Experience
12 5 (0.51%) iPhone
12 5 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.41%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 84 (8.61%) Windows
2 27 (2.77%) Windows Server
3 25 (2.56%) Linux
4 23 (2.36%) Windows 7
5 21 (2.15%) Unix
6 18 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.74%) Windows 10
8 15 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.02%) Android
11 9 (0.92%) Windows Vista
11 9 (0.92%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.82%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.72%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.41%) AIX
14 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.41%) Solaris
15 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (12.60%) Project Management
4 115 (11.78%) Analytics
5 97 (9.94%) Data Analysis
6 91 (9.32%) CRM
7 89 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 79 (8.09%) Mathematics
9 67 (6.86%) Risk Management
10 62 (6.35%) Test Scripting
11 55 (5.64%) ETL
12 50 (5.12%) Data Modelling
12 50 (5.12%) Process Improvement
13 49 (5.02%) ITIL
14 48 (4.92%) Unit Testing
14 48 (4.92%) Waterfall
15 47 (4.82%) PRINCE2
16 42 (4.30%) Scrum
16 42 (4.30%) Web Development
17 41 (4.20%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 378 (38.73%) SQL
2 107 (10.96%) C#
3 71 (7.27%) VBA
4 57 (5.84%) T-SQL
4 57 (5.84%) VB.NET
5 51 (5.23%) Java
6 40 (4.10%) JavaScript
6 40 (4.10%) Python
7 20 (2.05%) R
8 18 (1.84%) ABAP
8 18 (1.84%) VB
9 15 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 11 (1.13%) C
11 11 (1.13%) Perl
12 9 (0.92%) C++
12 9 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.72%) VB6
15 5 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 215 (22.03%) Degree
2 31 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 13 (1.33%) ACCA
6 13 (1.33%) CIMA
7 11 (1.13%) ISEB
7 11 (1.13%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.02%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.72%) PMP
10 6 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.51%) CCNA
11 5 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.51%) MCSE
12 4 (0.41%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.86%) SLA
2 52 (5.33%) PMO
3 44 (4.51%) Data Quality
4 36 (3.69%) QA
5 11 (1.13%) GDPR
6 8 (0.82%) Actionable Recommendations
7 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.41%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.20%) COBIT
10 1 (0.10%) BS25999
10 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.10%) P3O
10 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.41%) GPFS
3 4 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.20%) Firmware
4 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.10%) KVM
5 1 (0.10%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.31%) SCCM
4 2 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.20%) Nagios
4 2 (0.20%) OpenView
4 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 445 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.43%) SAP
3 86 (8.81%) Oracle
4 39 (4.00%) Tableau
5 35 (3.59%) Google
6 32 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (3.07%) Adobe
8 24 (2.46%) Capita
9 17 (1.74%) Cisco
9 17 (1.74%) Remedy
10 16 (1.64%) hybris
10 16 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
11 15 (1.54%) JD Edwards
11 15 (1.54%) VMware
12 14 (1.43%) Sage
13 12 (1.23%) Citrix
13 12 (1.23%) Cognos
14 11 (1.13%) HP
15 10 (1.02%) IFS