Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 87 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 -11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 991 1190 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.24% 3.43% 3.66%
As % of the Applications category 34.16% 39.71% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 804 954 1281
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,525 £56,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 2901 2997 4373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.48% 8.64% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 2482 3518
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -5 368 £37,500 +2.04% 22
Surrey +8 221 £39,500 +5.33% 8
Berkshire +8 190 £40,000 +6.67% 7
Hampshire -47 152 £32,500 -1.52% 11
Buckinghamshire -4 116 £31,500 -5.26% 9
Kent +40 98 £27,500 -21.43% 3
West Sussex -34 74 £32,500 -7.14% 4
East Sussex -16 67 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Oxfordshire +14 62 £29,000 -5.69% 6
Middlesex +17 6 £37,500 +42.86%
M4 Corridor - 4 £55,000 -
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 418 (42.18%) SQL
2 410 (41.37%) Microsoft
3 376 (37.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 331 (33.40%) Finance
5 259 (26.14%) Microsoft Office
6 245 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
7 226 (22.81%) Degree
8 171 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
9 165 (16.65%) Business Intelligence
10 156 (15.74%) SQL Server
11 146 (14.73%) MS Visio
12 138 (13.93%) Marketing
13 131 (13.22%) Project Management
14 129 (13.02%) Microsoft Project
15 126 (12.71%) C#
16 116 (11.71%) .NET
17 101 (10.19%) Analytics
18 97 (9.79%) Mathematics
19 94 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 94 (9.49%) Data Analysis
20 90 (9.08%) Windows
21 85 (8.58%) Oracle
22 81 (8.17%) Telecoms
22 81 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
23 79 (7.97%) VB.NET
23 79 (7.97%) VBA
24 76 (7.67%) SAP
25 75 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 74 (7.47%) HTML
27 73 (7.37%) T-SQL

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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 30 (3.03%) SAS
3 13 (1.31%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.21%) MS Project Server
5 11 (1.11%) CMS
6 8 (0.81%) IIS
7 6 (0.61%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.50%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 376 (37.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 259 (26.14%) Microsoft Office
3 146 (14.73%) MS Visio
4 129 (13.02%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (2.62%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.50%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.40%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.20%) InDesign
10 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.10%) Maya
10 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.21%) Adobe Campaign
1 12 (1.21%) SAP Hybris
2 11 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.50%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.40%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle AGIS
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 4 (0.40%) Primavera
6 4 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.30%) SessionCam
8 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.20%) FastStats
8 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.02%) Office 365
2 14 (1.41%) SaaS
3 12 (1.21%) Google Analytics
4 11 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
6 8 (0.81%) AdWords
6 8 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.20%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.10%) GitHub
10 1 (0.10%) IaaS
10 1 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.10%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.10%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.33%) Internet
2 11 (1.11%) Firewall
2 11 (1.11%) LAN
3 10 (1.01%) WAN
4 8 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.71%) 4G
5 7 (0.71%) VPN
5 7 (0.71%) Wireless
6 6 (0.61%) LTE
6 6 (0.61%) Network Security
7 5 (0.50%) DNS
7 5 (0.50%) Intranet
7 5 (0.50%) VoIP
8 4 (0.40%) DHCP
8 4 (0.40%) Skype
8 4 (0.40%) SMS
8 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.20%) MPLS
9 2 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 94 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
5 59 (5.95%) MS Access
6 52 (5.25%) Power BI
6 52 (5.25%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.43%) QlikView
8 33 (3.33%) Big Data
9 28 (2.83%) MySQL
10 20 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 20 (2.02%) PowerPivot
10 20 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (1.51%) GIS
11 15 (1.51%) OLAP
12 14 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (1.31%) Pentaho
14 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 48 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 37 (3.73%) JIRA
3 28 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (2.02%) T4 Templates
4 20 (2.02%) WiX
5 15 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (1.01%) LoadRunner
6 10 (1.01%) LSMW
7 9 (0.91%) HP UFT
8 5 (0.50%) Selenium
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.30%) NUnit
10 3 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.30%) Subversion
10 3 (0.30%) tSQLt
10 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.20%) Burp Suite
11 2 (0.20%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.20%) VersionOne
11 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 331 (33.40%) Finance
2 138 (13.93%) Marketing
3 81 (8.17%) Telecoms
4 49 (4.94%) Financial Institution
5 40 (4.04%) Legal
6 31 (3.13%) Electronics
7 30 (3.03%) Banking
7 30 (3.03%) Retail
8 20 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.92%) Advertising
10 17 (1.72%) Publishing
11 15 (1.51%) Back Office
12 7 (0.71%) Law
12 7 (0.71%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.61%) Billing
14 5 (0.50%) Automotive
14 5 (0.50%) Games
15 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.30%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 359 (36.23%) Analyst
2 147 (14.83%) Developer
3 111 (11.20%) Data Analyst
4 71 (7.16%) Consultant
5 64 (6.46%) .NET Developer
6 60 (6.05%) Junior
7 57 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 57 (5.75%) SQL Analyst
8 52 (5.25%) C# Developer
8 52 (5.25%) SQL Developer
9 51 (5.15%) Support Analyst
10 49 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 47 (4.74%) VB.NET Developer
12 45 (4.54%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 43 (4.34%) Business Analyst
14 39 (3.94%) SQL Data Analyst
15 35 (3.53%) Graduate
16 34 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 33 (3.33%) Programme Manager
18 32 (3.23%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (11.71%) .NET
2 74 (7.47%) HTML
3 59 (5.95%) XML
4 56 (5.65%) CSS
5 31 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 30 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 28 (2.83%) WCF
8 27 (2.72%) WPF
9 21 (2.12%) XSLT
10 20 (2.02%) Entity Framework
10 20 (2.02%) WF
11 17 (1.72%) jQuery
12 12 (1.21%) Web Services
13 11 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.11%) HTML5
14 8 (0.81%) EDI
15 7 (0.71%) AngularJS
15 7 (0.71%) CSS3
15 7 (0.71%) EDIFACT
15 7 (0.71%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 245 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 53 (5.35%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.83%) Social Media
5 20 (2.02%) Hedge funds
6 14 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.11%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 9 (0.91%) User Experience
10 8 (0.81%) AS400
10 8 (0.81%) Data Centre
10 8 (0.81%) Fintech
10 8 (0.81%) SWIFT
10 8 (0.81%) Virtual Team
11 7 (0.71%) iPhone
11 7 (0.71%) NHS
12 6 (0.61%) iSeries
12 6 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (0.61%) PMI
13 5 (0.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 90 (9.08%) Windows
2 29 (2.93%) Windows Server
3 28 (2.83%) Linux
4 23 (2.32%) Windows 7
5 22 (2.22%) Unix
6 17 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.21%) Android
7 12 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.71%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.50%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.50%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.40%) AIX
12 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.40%) Solaris
13 2 (0.20%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (16.65%) Business Intelligence
3 131 (13.22%) Project Management
4 101 (10.19%) Analytics
5 97 (9.79%) Mathematics
6 94 (9.49%) Data Analysis
7 81 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 73 (7.37%) CRM
9 71 (7.16%) Process Improvement
10 66 (6.66%) PRINCE2
11 64 (6.46%) Test Scripting
12 62 (6.26%) Risk Management
13 61 (6.16%) ETL
14 58 (5.85%) Waterfall
15 49 (4.94%) Data Modelling
16 46 (4.64%) ITIL
17 43 (4.34%) Scrum
18 41 (4.14%) Business Analysis
19 40 (4.04%) MVC
19 40 (4.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 418 (42.18%) SQL
2 126 (12.71%) C#
3 79 (7.97%) VB.NET
3 79 (7.97%) VBA
4 73 (7.37%) T-SQL
5 66 (6.66%) Java
6 51 (5.15%) Python
7 39 (3.94%) JavaScript
8 37 (3.73%) VB
9 28 (2.83%) R
10 25 (2.52%) C
11 19 (1.92%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.82%) Shell Script
13 15 (1.51%) PHP
14 13 (1.31%) C++
14 13 (1.31%) Perl
15 12 (1.21%) ABAP
16 11 (1.11%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 8 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 226 (22.81%) Degree
2 29 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.12%) ISTQB
4 18 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.21%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.11%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.01%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.91%) ISEB
10 9 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.81%) PMP
12 6 (0.61%) MCSE
13 5 (0.50%) CCNA
14 3 (0.30%) CCNP
14 3 (0.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.76%) PMO
2 57 (5.75%) QA
3 53 (5.35%) SLA
4 46 (4.64%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.81%) Actionable Recommendations
5 8 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.40%) GDPR
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.10%) BS25999
9 1 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) IFRS
9 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 29 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.40%) GPFS
5 2 (0.20%) KVM
5 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
6 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.61%) SCCM
3 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.20%) Ansible
4 2 (0.20%) Grafana
5 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 410 (41.37%) Microsoft
2 85 (8.58%) Oracle
3 76 (7.67%) SAP
4 32 (3.23%) Adobe
5 31 (3.13%) Tableau
6 28 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (2.42%) Google
8 22 (2.22%) HP
9 21 (2.12%) Cognos
9 21 (2.12%) MicroStrategy
10 18 (1.82%) VMware
11 16 (1.61%) Cisco
12 15 (1.51%) hybris
13 11 (1.11%) Citrix
14 9 (0.91%) IBM
14 9 (0.91%) NetApp
14 9 (0.91%) Remedy
14 9 (0.91%) Sage
15 8 (0.81%) Capita
15 8 (0.81%) IFS