Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 103 99
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 756 966 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.84% 3.14% 3.09%
As % of the Applications category 33.96% 33.05% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 616 775 768
South East median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 2,226 2,923 2,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.35% 9.49% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,752 2,310 2,271
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 £62,450 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -2 301 £42,500 +21.43% 62
Surrey +29 214 £42,500 +8.97% 24
Berkshire -4 170 £45,000 +15.38% 26
Hampshire +5 129 £34,000 -9.33% 30
Buckinghamshire +10 99 £33,750 +9.76% 24
West Sussex -9 56 £42,500 +25.00% 11
Oxfordshire -12 32 £45,000 +32.35% 12
Kent -30 18 £37,500 +36.36% 7
East Sussex -39 18 £48,000 -4.00% 3
Middlesex +6 10 £43,750 +16.67%
Sussex +16 2 £50,000 +9.89%
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 342 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 256 (33.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 243 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
4 231 (30.56%) SQL
5 184 (24.34%) Finance
6 160 (21.16%) Project Management
7 144 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
8 143 (18.92%) Degree
9 141 (18.65%) Business Intelligence
10 132 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
11 114 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (14.55%) SQL Server
13 95 (12.57%) Windows
14 86 (11.38%) ITIL
15 75 (9.92%) Analytics
16 72 (9.52%) MS Visio
17 67 (8.86%) SAP
18 63 (8.33%) Data Analysis
19 62 (8.20%) PRINCE2
19 62 (8.20%) Active Directory
20 60 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
20 60 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
21 59 (7.80%) Microsoft Project
21 59 (7.80%) Marketing
22 58 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 58 (7.67%) SLA
22 58 (7.67%) Management Information System
23 57 (7.54%) VBA
23 57 (7.54%) CRM
24 56 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 52 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 15 (1.98%) SAS
4 14 (1.85%) Confluence
5 11 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.32%) CMS
6 10 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.06%) IIS
7 8 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.66%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.40%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.40%) WordPress
10 2 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.13%) Apache
11 1 (0.13%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 256 (33.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 243 (32.14%) Microsoft Office
3 72 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 59 (7.80%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.19%) AutoCAD
6 9 (1.19%) FrameMaker
7 6 (0.79%) SPSS
8 3 (0.40%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.13%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.13%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.53%) Oracle Payroll
3 4 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.40%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.26%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.26%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle AGIS
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.26%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 52 (6.88%) Office 365
2 25 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.59%) Google Analytics
5 10 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
7 6 (0.79%) SaaS
8 5 (0.66%) AdWords
9 4 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.26%) Veeva
12 1 (0.13%) IaaS
12 1 (0.13%) PaaS
12 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
2 26 (3.44%) VoIP
3 16 (2.12%) Firewall
3 16 (2.12%) Internet
4 15 (1.98%) LAN
4 15 (1.98%) VPN
5 13 (1.72%) WAN
5 13 (1.72%) Wireless
6 11 (1.46%) Intranet
6 11 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (0.93%) SAN
9 5 (0.66%) Broadband
9 5 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (0.66%) Network Security
9 5 (0.66%) PPP
9 5 (0.66%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (0.53%) DNS
10 4 (0.53%) Skype
10 4 (0.53%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (7.28%) Power BI
6 37 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (2.51%) Big Data
11 18 (2.38%) MS Access
11 18 (2.38%) MySQL
11 18 (2.38%) RDBMS
12 16 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (1.72%) Data Mining
13 13 (1.72%) QlikView
14 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (5.29%) JIRA
2 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.53%) LSMW
4 4 (0.53%) Toad
5 2 (0.26%) ERwin
5 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.13%) Hudson
6 1 (0.13%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.13%) Serena SBM
6 1 (0.13%) VersionOne
General
1 184 (24.34%) Finance
2 59 (7.80%) Marketing
3 40 (5.29%) Retail
4 34 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 22 (2.91%) Back Office
7 16 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.98%) Legal
9 12 (1.59%) Billing
10 10 (1.32%) Automotive
11 9 (1.19%) Advertising
11 9 (1.19%) Banking
12 7 (0.93%) Electronics
13 5 (0.66%) Local Government
14 4 (0.53%) French Language
14 4 (0.53%) German Language
14 4 (0.53%) Korean Language
15 3 (0.40%) Publishing
16 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 281 (37.17%) Analyst
2 68 (8.99%) Developer
3 67 (8.86%) Project Manager
4 61 (8.07%) Support Analyst
5 44 (5.82%) Data Analyst
6 40 (5.29%) Service Analyst
7 35 (4.63%) Business Analyst
8 34 (4.50%) Junior
9 33 (4.37%) Administrator
10 32 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 32 (4.23%) Consultant
11 31 (4.10%) SQL Analyst
12 30 (3.97%) Service Desk Analyst
13 28 (3.70%) Graduate
14 27 (3.57%) Support Engineer
15 22 (2.91%) Applications Support
15 22 (2.91%) Coordinator
16 20 (2.65%) Applications Support Analyst
16 20 (2.65%) E-Commerce Manager
17 17 (2.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.84%) .NET
2 25 (3.31%) HTML
3 12 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 9 (1.19%) CSS
5 8 (1.06%) XML
6 6 (0.79%) JSON
7 4 (0.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.53%) jQuery
7 4 (0.53%) Web Services
8 3 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.40%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.26%) Ajax
9 2 (0.26%) BAPI
9 2 (0.26%) COM
9 2 (0.26%) CSS3
9 2 (0.26%) J2EE
9 2 (0.26%) Middleware
9 2 (0.26%) React
9 2 (0.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 132 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.67%) Management Information System
3 52 (6.88%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (3.04%) Data Centre
5 22 (2.91%) Life Science
6 20 (2.65%) Driving Licence
7 18 (2.38%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.25%) Fintech
8 17 (2.25%) Virtual Team
9 16 (2.12%) e-Learning
10 15 (1.98%) EPoS
11 8 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (1.06%) Reinsurance
12 7 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.93%) User Experience
13 6 (0.79%) Clustering
13 6 (0.79%) CMDB
13 6 (0.79%) Handset
14 5 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 95 (12.57%) Windows
2 38 (5.03%) Windows 10
3 31 (4.10%) Linux
4 26 (3.44%) Windows 7
5 22 (2.91%) Windows Server
6 20 (2.65%) Unix
7 7 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.79%) AIX
8 6 (0.79%) Solaris
9 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (21.16%) Project Management
2 144 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
3 141 (18.65%) Business Intelligence
4 114 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (11.38%) ITIL
6 75 (9.92%) Analytics
7 63 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 62 (8.20%) PRINCE2
9 60 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 57 (7.54%) CRM
11 50 (6.61%) ETL
11 50 (6.61%) ITSM
12 49 (6.48%) Data Management
13 42 (5.56%) Mathematics
13 42 (5.56%) Migration
13 42 (5.56%) Service Delivery
14 39 (5.16%) Scrum
15 37 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (4.76%) Change Management
17 35 (4.63%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 231 (30.56%) SQL
2 57 (7.54%) VBA
3 40 (5.29%) T-SQL
4 35 (4.63%) C
5 28 (3.70%) C#
6 27 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 22 (2.91%) R
8 19 (2.51%) Python
9 17 (2.25%) Java
9 17 (2.25%) PowerShell
10 15 (1.98%) PL/SQL
11 13 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.59%) C++
13 11 (1.46%) VB
14 7 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 4 (0.53%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.53%) Perl
15 4 (0.53%) VBScript
16 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 143 (18.92%) Degree
2 29 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.17%) A+ Certification
5 17 (2.25%) PhD
6 15 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (1.46%) ISEB
9 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.06%) CIPD
10 8 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.93%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.79%) Analytics IQ
12 6 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.79%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.66%) HNC
13 5 (0.66%) HND
13 5 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
14 4 (0.53%) CIMA
15 3 (0.40%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.67%) SLA
2 47 (6.22%) QA
3 44 (5.82%) PMO
4 33 (4.37%) Data Quality
5 28 (3.70%) GDPR
6 7 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.26%) GxP
10 1 (0.13%) GAAP
10 1 (0.13%) IFRS
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.53%) Firmware
3 4 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.26%) GPFS
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (0.79%) SCCM
2 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.13%) Nagios
3 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Salt
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 342 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 67 (8.86%) SAP
3 49 (6.48%) Oracle
4 32 (4.23%) Tableau
5 26 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (2.65%) VMware
7 17 (2.25%) Google
8 16 (2.12%) Cisco
8 16 (2.12%) hybris
9 13 (1.72%) Remedy
10 11 (1.46%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.32%) IBM
12 8 (1.06%) HP
13 7 (0.93%) Adobe
13 7 (0.93%) Citrix
13 7 (0.93%) NetApp
14 6 (0.79%) Blue Prism
15 5 (0.66%) EMC
15 5 (0.66%) Meraki
15 5 (0.66%) MicroStrategy