Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 89 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 919 959 1,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.11% 3.28% 3.69%
As % of the Applications category 32.93% 33.89% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 731 798 1,065
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 2,791 2,830 3,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.44% 9.69% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,206 2,245 2,636
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +18 386 £42,500 +19.72% 66
Surrey +22 220 £40,000 +6.67% 24
Berkshire +8 215 £42,500 +6.25% 26
Hampshire -4 180 £32,500 - 35
Buckinghamshire +14 111 £39,000 +27.87% 25
West Sussex +10 81 £40,000 +42.86% 17
Oxfordshire +1 59 £42,500 +49.12% 15
Kent -51 21 £32,750 +5.65% 15
East Sussex -41 17 £35,500 -29.00% 5
Middlesex +17 7 £58,500 +46.25%
Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 425 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 343 (37.32%) SQL
3 282 (30.69%) Finance
4 255 (27.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 226 (24.59%) Microsoft Office
6 202 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
7 196 (21.33%) Degree
8 177 (19.26%) SQL Server
9 142 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
9 142 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
10 130 (14.15%) Project Management
11 116 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
12 114 (12.40%) Windows
13 96 (10.45%) Oracle
13 96 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 94 (10.23%) VBA
14 94 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 93 (10.12%) MS Visio
16 91 (9.90%) Analytics
17 89 (9.68%) ITIL
18 83 (9.03%) T-SQL
19 82 (8.92%) Marketing
20 81 (8.81%) SLA
21 74 (8.05%) Data Analysis
22 73 (7.94%) SAP
23 72 (7.83%) C#
23 72 (7.83%) CRM
24 70 (7.62%) Self-Motivation
25 68 (7.40%) Power BI
26 59 (6.42%) Data Warehouse

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 55 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.18%) MS Exchange
3 16 (1.74%) Skype for Business
4 13 (1.41%) IIS
5 12 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.31%) SAS
6 9 (0.98%) ArcGIS
6 9 (0.98%) CMS
6 9 (0.98%) WordPress
7 8 (0.87%) Confluence
8 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.33%) DataSynapse
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.11%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.11%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 255 (27.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 226 (24.59%) Microsoft Office
3 93 (10.12%) MS Visio
4 47 (5.11%) Microsoft Project
5 35 (3.81%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.87%) AutoCAD
6 8 (0.87%) SPSS
7 7 (0.76%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.65%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.22%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.11%) InDesign
11 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 24 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.76%) ResourceLink
5 6 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.44%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.33%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.33%) HFM
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle AGIS
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (0.33%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
2 17 (1.85%) Google Analytics
3 16 (1.74%) SaaS
4 11 (1.20%) Office 365
5 8 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.76%) AdWords
7 5 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.54%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (0.33%) IaaS
9 2 (0.22%) G Suite
9 2 (0.22%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.11%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.26%) Internet
1 30 (3.26%) LAN
2 24 (2.61%) Wireless
3 21 (2.29%) VPN
4 20 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (2.07%) WebEx
6 17 (1.85%) WAN
7 16 (1.74%) Skype
8 14 (1.52%) Intranet
9 12 (1.31%) Firewall
10 11 (1.20%) Bluetooth
10 11 (1.20%) WLAN
11 8 (0.87%) SAN
12 7 (0.76%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.76%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.65%) Broadband
13 6 (0.65%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.65%) VoIP
14 5 (0.54%) DNS
14 5 (0.54%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 96 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 94 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (7.40%) Power BI
5 59 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 34 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
9 28 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
9 28 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 27 (2.94%) MS Access
11 22 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
11 22 (2.39%) MySQL
12 20 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (2.07%) Data Mining
14 18 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (1.63%) Big Data
16 14 (1.52%) GIS
16 14 (1.52%) QlikView
17 13 (1.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (2.83%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.61%) JIRA
3 12 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.65%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.54%) LSMW
6 4 (0.44%) Selenium
7 2 (0.22%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.22%) GitLab
7 2 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.22%) TestRail
8 1 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.11%) FrontPage
8 1 (0.11%) Hudson
8 1 (0.11%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.11%) Subversion
8 1 (0.11%) WebDriver
General
1 282 (30.69%) Finance
2 82 (8.92%) Marketing
3 49 (5.33%) Retail
4 46 (5.01%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.39%) German Language
7 20 (2.18%) French Language
8 19 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (2.07%) Spanish Language
9 18 (1.96%) Legal
10 17 (1.85%) Back Office
11 16 (1.74%) Advertising
11 16 (1.74%) Russian Language
12 13 (1.41%) Banking
12 13 (1.41%) Publishing
13 12 (1.31%) Billing
14 8 (0.87%) Automotive
15 7 (0.76%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.65%) Korean Language
17 5 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 330 (35.91%) Analyst
2 118 (12.84%) Developer
3 69 (7.51%) Support Analyst
4 64 (6.96%) Data Analyst
5 48 (5.22%) Administrator
6 47 (5.11%) Consultant
7 46 (5.01%) Junior
8 43 (4.68%) Graduate
9 41 (4.46%) Business Analyst
10 40 (4.35%) IT Support
10 40 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 37 (4.03%) Project Manager
12 36 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
13 33 (3.59%) Applications Support
14 30 (3.26%) Service Analyst
15 29 (3.16%) DBA
16 28 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 27 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
17 27 (2.94%) SQL DBA
18 26 (2.83%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.42%) .NET
2 56 (6.09%) HTML
3 37 (4.03%) CSS
4 29 (3.16%) ASP.NET
5 18 (1.96%) XML
6 8 (0.87%) JSON
7 7 (0.76%) jQuery
8 6 (0.65%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.65%) Ajax
8 6 (0.65%) HTML5
8 6 (0.65%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (0.65%) XSL
9 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (0.54%) BAPI
9 5 (0.54%) IDoc
10 3 (0.33%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.33%) WCF
10 3 (0.33%) Web Services
11 2 (0.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 202 (21.98%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (7.62%) Self-Motivation
3 50 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 48 (5.22%) Virtual Team
5 36 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.83%) Data Centre
7 22 (2.39%) Fintech
8 17 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 17 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.74%) Life Science
10 14 (1.52%) e-Learning
11 13 (1.41%) CMDB
12 12 (1.31%) Handset
13 10 (1.09%) EPoS
13 10 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (0.76%) Social Media
14 7 (0.76%) User Experience
15 6 (0.65%) Pricing Data
16 5 (0.54%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.40%) Windows
2 34 (3.70%) Unix
2 34 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 32 (3.48%) Linux
4 24 (2.61%) Windows 10
5 17 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.98%) Android
9 8 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.76%) Solaris
11 5 (0.54%) AIX
11 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.54%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
1 142 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
2 130 (14.15%) Project Management
3 116 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (9.90%) Analytics
5 89 (9.68%) ITIL
6 74 (8.05%) Data Analysis
7 72 (7.83%) CRM
8 59 (6.42%) ETL
9 55 (5.98%) Data Management
10 51 (5.55%) PRINCE2
11 50 (5.44%) Service Management
12 49 (5.33%) Mathematics
13 48 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (5.11%) Decision-Making
14 47 (5.11%) ITSM
15 43 (4.68%) ERP
15 43 (4.68%) Time Management
16 41 (4.46%) Migration
17 40 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 343 (37.32%) SQL
2 94 (10.23%) VBA
3 83 (9.03%) T-SQL
4 72 (7.83%) C#
5 51 (5.55%) JavaScript
6 36 (3.92%) C
6 36 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 29 (3.16%) Python
8 24 (2.61%) Shell Script
9 23 (2.50%) R
10 22 (2.39%) C++
10 22 (2.39%) Java
11 21 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.52%) VB
13 9 (0.98%) VBScript
14 8 (0.87%) PHP
15 5 (0.54%) ABAP
15 5 (0.54%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.33%) Perl
16 3 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 196 (21.33%) Degree
2 31 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.96%) ISEB
6 15 (1.63%) CIMA
7 10 (1.09%) ACCA
8 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.98%) PhD
9 8 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.76%) HND
10 7 (0.76%) Master's Degree
10 7 (0.76%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.65%) MCSE
11 6 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.54%) CIPD
12 5 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.54%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.81%) SLA
2 46 (5.01%) QA
3 40 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 35 (3.81%) PMO
5 23 (2.50%) GDPR
6 16 (1.74%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.44%) COBIT
10 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.22%) GxP
System Software
1 54 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.98%) Firmware
3 9 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.11%) GPFS
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.54%) SCCM
3 3 (0.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 425 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 96 (10.45%) Oracle
3 73 (7.94%) SAP
4 46 (5.01%) Salesforce.com
5 42 (4.57%) Citrix
5 42 (4.57%) Tableau
6 28 (3.05%) Google
7 25 (2.72%) ServiceNow
8 24 (2.61%) VMware
9 17 (1.85%) Cisco
9 17 (1.85%) Remedy
10 14 (1.52%) IBM
11 11 (1.20%) TOWER Software
12 9 (0.98%) Adobe
12 9 (0.98%) Sage
13 8 (0.87%) BMC
13 8 (0.87%) ESRI
14 7 (0.76%) Alteryx
14 7 (0.76%) Northgate
14 7 (0.76%) RedGate