Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 82 136 107
Rank change year-on-year +54 -29 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 656 227 698
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.69% 2.27% 3.01%
As % of the Applications category 38.91% 38.94% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 391 192 528
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,325 £23,923
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.75% +8.11% -7.50%
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £64,200 £61,250 £62,590
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 1,686 583 1,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.49% 5.82% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 476 1,476
10th Percentile £24,775 £23,500 £21,375
25th Percentile £29,219 £27,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,489 £40,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.72% +6.67% -1.32%
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +8.97% -2.50%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +40 254 £47,500 +31.94% 51
Hampshire +13 157 £40,000 - 26
Berkshire +25 150 £50,500 +38.36% 23
Surrey -5 96 £36,250 -23.68% 11
Buckinghamshire +11 69 £45,000 +38.46% 13
West Sussex +29 63 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Kent -11 53 £39,500 +37.39% 14
Oxfordshire +6 36 £32,500 +18.18% 15
East Sussex -13 23 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Sussex - 2 - - 1
Home Counties - 2 £52,500 -
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 311 (47.41%) Social Skills
2 281 (42.84%) Microsoft
3 237 (36.13%) SQL
4 204 (31.10%) Microsoft Office
5 202 (30.79%) Analytical Skills
6 191 (29.12%) Power BI
6 191 (29.12%) Power Platform
7 189 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
8 182 (27.74%) Analytics
9 178 (27.13%) Finance
10 177 (26.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 163 (24.85%) Business Intelligence
12 159 (24.24%) Data Analysis
13 156 (23.78%) Visualisation
14 137 (20.88%) Degree
15 131 (19.97%) Project Management
16 117 (17.84%) Problem-Solving
17 94 (14.33%) Data Visualisation
18 93 (14.18%) SQL Server
19 90 (13.72%) Marketing
20 81 (12.35%) Management Information System
20 81 (12.35%) Microsoft 365
21 78 (11.89%) Retail
22 77 (11.74%) Tableau
23 76 (11.59%) Data Analytics
23 76 (11.59%) Decision-Making
24 73 (11.13%) Data Management
25 67 (10.21%) Azure
26 66 (10.06%) ERP
27 65 (9.91%) Data Modelling

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 54 (8.23%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.66%) CMS
2 24 (3.66%) SAS
3 14 (2.13%) Confluence
4 7 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (0.91%) ArcGIS
5 6 (0.91%) IIS
6 5 (0.76%) Kentico
6 5 (0.76%) Umbraco
6 5 (0.76%) WordPress
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 204 (31.10%) Microsoft Office
2 177 (26.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 65 (9.91%) Microsoft Project
4 34 (5.18%) Spreadsheet
5 26 (3.96%) MS Visio
6 25 (3.81%) SPSS
7 5 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.76%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (3.05%) Maximo
2 18 (2.74%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (1.83%) Oracle Assets
3 12 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (1.37%) NetSuite
6 7 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.76%) Primavera
8 3 (0.46%) Sage 1000
8 3 (0.46%) Sage 50
8 3 (0.46%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.30%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 191 (29.12%) Power Platform
2 81 (12.35%) Microsoft 365
3 67 (10.21%) Azure
4 16 (2.44%) Google Analytics
4 16 (2.44%) SaaS
5 14 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
6 11 (1.68%) PaaS
6 11 (1.68%) Smartsheet
7 10 (1.52%) Google Sheets
8 9 (1.37%) Power Automate
9 8 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (1.07%) AWS
10 7 (1.07%) Heroku
11 6 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.91%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 5 (0.76%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.76%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.76%) Google Ads
13 4 (0.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.52%) DHCP
1 10 (1.52%) DNS
1 10 (1.52%) VPN
2 9 (1.37%) Unified Communications
3 8 (1.22%) Skype
4 5 (0.76%) VoIP
4 5 (0.76%) WebEx
4 5 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.46%) Internet
6 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.30%) WAN
6 2 (0.30%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.15%) Modbus
7 1 (0.15%) Network Security
7 1 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (29.12%) Power BI
2 93 (14.18%) SQL Server
3 77 (11.74%) Tableau
4 36 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (4.88%) QlikView
6 31 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (2.59%) MS Access
10 12 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.52%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.52%) Metadata
11 10 (1.52%) Spotfire
12 9 (1.37%) Data Lake
12 9 (1.37%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.22%) Power Query
14 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (8.54%) JIRA
2 16 (2.44%) Axure RP
3 13 (1.98%) Selenium
4 11 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (0.91%) Postman
8 5 (0.76%) TestRail
9 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.15%) Balsamiq
10 1 (0.15%) DBeaver
10 1 (0.15%) LabVIEW
General
1 311 (47.41%) Social Skills
2 202 (30.79%) Analytical Skills
3 178 (27.13%) Finance
4 90 (13.72%) Marketing
5 78 (11.89%) Retail
6 64 (9.76%) Organisational Skills
7 41 (6.25%) Presentation Skills
8 28 (4.27%) Telecoms
9 27 (4.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 21 (3.20%) Influencing Skills
10 21 (3.20%) Local Government
11 20 (3.05%) Public Sector
12 18 (2.74%) Law
13 13 (1.98%) Advertising
14 10 (1.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 9 (1.37%) Legal
16 8 (1.22%) Automotive
16 8 (1.22%) Games
16 8 (1.22%) Spanish Language
17 7 (1.07%) Indonesian Language
Job Titles
1 261 (39.79%) Analyst
2 83 (12.65%) Data Analyst
3 52 (7.93%) Project Manager
4 38 (5.79%) Developer
5 36 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 27 (4.12%) Team Leader
7 26 (3.96%) Junior
8 24 (3.66%) Administrator
9 21 (3.20%) Business Analyst
9 21 (3.20%) IT Manager
10 20 (3.05%) Customer Analyst
10 20 (3.05%) Service Analyst
11 19 (2.90%) IT Support
11 19 (2.90%) Performance Analyst
12 18 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Lead
12 18 (2.74%) Financial Analyst
12 18 (2.74%) Junior Analyst
12 18 (2.74%) Metrics Analyst
13 17 (2.59%) Insight Analyst
13 17 (2.59%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.18%) .NET
2 32 (4.88%) HTML
3 21 (3.20%) CSS
4 18 (2.74%) XML
5 7 (1.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (0.91%) AngularJS
6 6 (0.91%) Cocoa
6 6 (0.91%) LESS
6 6 (0.91%) Material-UI
6 6 (0.91%) React
6 6 (0.91%) Sass
6 6 (0.91%) Vue.js
6 6 (0.91%) Web Services
7 5 (0.76%) RESTful
8 4 (0.61%) ADO
8 4 (0.61%) REST
9 2 (0.30%) .NET Core
9 2 (0.30%) EDI
9 2 (0.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.35%) Management Information System
2 55 (8.38%) Self-Motivation
3 31 (4.73%) User Experience
4 18 (2.74%) NHS
4 18 (2.74%) PMI
4 18 (2.74%) Social Media
5 16 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 12 (1.83%) Life Science
7 11 (1.68%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
8 8 (1.22%) Renewable Energy
9 7 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.91%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.76%) Podcast
11 5 (0.76%) Social Network
12 3 (0.46%) FMCG
12 3 (0.46%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.49%) Windows
2 18 (2.74%) Windows 10
3 16 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 15 (2.29%) Windows 8
5 12 (1.83%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.07%) Windows Vista
7 7 (1.07%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.15%) Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (27.74%) Analytics
3 163 (24.85%) Business Intelligence
4 159 (24.24%) Data Analysis
5 156 (23.78%) Visualisation
6 131 (19.97%) Project Management
7 117 (17.84%) Problem-Solving
8 94 (14.33%) Data Visualisation
9 76 (11.59%) Data Analytics
9 76 (11.59%) Decision-Making
10 73 (11.13%) Data Management
11 66 (10.06%) ERP
12 65 (9.91%) Data Modelling
13 59 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 56 (8.54%) Line Management
15 55 (8.38%) CRM
15 55 (8.38%) Mathematics
16 53 (8.08%) PRINCE2
16 53 (8.08%) Process Improvement
17 50 (7.62%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 237 (36.13%) SQL
2 63 (9.60%) Python
3 61 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 51 (7.77%) R
5 46 (7.01%) C#
6 29 (4.42%) C
7 26 (3.96%) JavaScript
8 23 (3.51%) VBA
9 10 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (0.91%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.46%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.30%) ABAP
12 2 (0.30%) Java
13 1 (0.15%) C++
13 1 (0.15%) Groovy
13 1 (0.15%) IronPython
13 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.15%) Tcl
13 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (20.88%) Degree
2 33 (5.03%) PMI Certification
3 17 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.44%) APMP
5 15 (2.29%) PMP
6 11 (1.68%) DBS Check
7 10 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.37%) CCNA
8 9 (1.37%) MBA
9 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.91%) CIMA
10 6 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.76%) CIPD
11 5 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.61%) CSPO
12 4 (0.61%) HND
13 3 (0.46%) AAT
13 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.47%) SLA
2 45 (6.86%) GDPR
3 30 (4.57%) PMO
4 18 (2.74%) GRC
5 12 (1.83%) Good Clinical Practice
6 10 (1.52%) Data Quality
7 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.76%) QA
9 3 (0.46%) GLP
9 3 (0.46%) GMP
10 2 (0.30%) P3O
11 1 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.15%) NCSC
11 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.46%) SCCM
3 2 (0.30%) SCOM
4 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 281 (42.84%) Microsoft
2 47 (7.16%) Oracle
3 35 (5.34%) SAP
4 26 (3.96%) Cognos
5 20 (3.05%) Splunk
6 19 (2.90%) Google
7 11 (1.68%) Adobe
7 11 (1.68%) Cisco
7 11 (1.68%) NEC
7 11 (1.68%) Northgate
8 10 (1.52%) Sage
8 10 (1.52%) ServiceNow
9 9 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.22%) Alteryx
11 7 (1.07%) JD Edwards
12 6 (0.91%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (0.91%) IFS
12 6 (0.91%) Workday
13 5 (0.76%) YouTube