Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 85 70
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 924 1,016 1,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.05% 3.41% 3.94%
As % of the Applications category 31.64% 35.13% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 707 845 1,231
South East median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49% +3.08%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -3.85%

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 2,920 2,892 3,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.63% 9.70% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,278 2,309 3,053
South East median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £58,750
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -7 410 £37,500 +15.38% 70
Berkshire +3 221 £37,500 -6.25% 31
Surrey +7 196 £35,000 -6.67% 23
Hampshire -19 190 £32,500 - 20
Buckinghamshire -1 124 £35,000 +16.67% 19
West Sussex +8 73 £40,000 +35.02% 7
Oxfordshire -3 67 £32,500 +12.07% 20
Kent -51 24 £35,000 - 6
East Sussex -26 21 £47,500 +69.64% 2
Sussex -10 5 £38,500 -
Middlesex +9 2 £75,000 +50.00% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 459 (49.68%) Microsoft
2 376 (40.69%) SQL
3 292 (31.60%) Finance
4 266 (28.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 242 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
6 211 (22.84%) Degree
7 201 (21.75%) Microsoft Office
8 179 (19.37%) SQL Server
9 162 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
10 137 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
11 120 (12.99%) Windows
12 106 (11.47%) Project Management
13 98 (10.61%) Analytics
14 94 (10.17%) C#
15 93 (10.06%) Oracle
16 92 (9.96%) Marketing
17 91 (9.85%) Data Analysis
18 89 (9.63%) VBA
19 88 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 87 (9.42%) MS Visio
21 85 (9.20%) ITIL
22 84 (9.09%) T-SQL
23 82 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
24 78 (8.44%) SLA
25 77 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 72 (7.79%) Telecoms
27 69 (7.47%) Active Directory
27 69 (7.47%) SharePoint
27 69 (7.47%) Power BI
28 68 (7.36%) Decision-Making

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 69 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.06%) IIS
2 19 (2.06%) Skype for Business
3 15 (1.62%) SAS
4 8 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.76%) Confluence
5 7 (0.76%) DataSynapse
6 6 (0.65%) WordPress
7 5 (0.54%) ArcGIS
7 5 (0.54%) CMS
7 5 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.43%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.43%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.32%) Smallworld
10 2 (0.22%) Amazon Alexa
10 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.22%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 266 (28.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 201 (21.75%) Microsoft Office
3 87 (9.42%) MS Visio
4 38 (4.11%) Microsoft Project
4 38 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.65%) SPSS
6 5 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.43%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.32%) InDesign
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.65%) ResourceLink
5 5 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.54%) Traffica
6 4 (0.43%) HFM
6 4 (0.43%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.43%) Primavera
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.32%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.22%) Lawson
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.27%) Google Analytics
2 21 (2.27%) SaaS
3 14 (1.52%) Office 365
4 11 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.97%) AdWords
5 9 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.65%) IaaS
7 4 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
8 3 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.32%) PaaS
9 2 (0.22%) G Suite
9 2 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.22%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.11%) Trello
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.35%) Internet
1 31 (3.35%) LAN
2 25 (2.71%) Wireless
3 20 (2.16%) Skype
3 20 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (2.06%) WebEx
5 18 (1.95%) WAN
6 17 (1.84%) VPN
7 15 (1.62%) WLAN
8 13 (1.41%) Bluetooth
9 12 (1.30%) Intranet
10 11 (1.19%) Firewall
11 9 (0.97%) VoIP
12 7 (0.76%) DNS
12 7 (0.76%) SNMP
12 7 (0.76%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.76%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.65%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.65%) LTE
13 6 (0.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 88 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 77 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (7.47%) Power BI
5 55 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (3.25%) MS Access
8 29 (3.14%) Relational Database
9 27 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
10 24 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (2.27%) RDBMS
12 19 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
12 19 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
13 18 (1.95%) QlikView
14 16 (1.73%) MySQL
15 14 (1.52%) Data Mining
15 14 (1.52%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.52%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (3.25%) Visual Studio
2 21 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (1.84%) JIRA
4 13 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.65%) Selenium
7 6 (0.65%) Subversion
8 5 (0.54%) LSMW
9 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Blend
9 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.22%) GitLab
11 2 (0.22%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.22%) Mocha
11 2 (0.22%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.22%) TestRail
11 2 (0.22%) YouTrack
General
1 292 (31.60%) Finance
2 92 (9.96%) Marketing
3 72 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.46%) Retail
5 23 (2.49%) Advertising
5 23 (2.49%) German Language
6 21 (2.27%) French Language
7 20 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.16%) Spanish Language
8 19 (2.06%) Legal
9 16 (1.73%) Publishing
10 15 (1.62%) Russian Language
11 13 (1.41%) Billing
12 10 (1.08%) Automotive
12 10 (1.08%) Back Office
13 9 (0.97%) Banking
14 7 (0.76%) Korean Language
14 7 (0.76%) Law
15 6 (0.65%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 324 (35.06%) Analyst
2 110 (11.90%) Developer
3 76 (8.23%) Data Analyst
4 60 (6.49%) Consultant
5 57 (6.17%) Support Analyst
6 56 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 43 (4.65%) Junior
7 43 (4.65%) SQL Developer
8 42 (4.55%) IT Support
9 41 (4.44%) Administrator
10 38 (4.11%) Business Analyst
11 37 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
12 34 (3.68%) Graduate
13 27 (2.92%) Project Manager
14 25 (2.71%) Service Manager
14 25 (2.71%) SQL Analyst
15 24 (2.60%) Applications Support
15 24 (2.60%) Finance Systems Analyst
15 24 (2.60%) IT Analyst
15 24 (2.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (7.03%) .NET
2 64 (6.93%) HTML
3 50 (5.41%) CSS
4 29 (3.14%) ASP.NET
5 23 (2.49%) XML
6 14 (1.52%) Ajax
7 12 (1.30%) .NET Framework
7 12 (1.30%) jQuery
8 10 (1.08%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (0.87%) XBRL
10 7 (0.76%) HTML5
11 6 (0.65%) JSON
11 6 (0.65%) WCF
11 6 (0.65%) XSL
12 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (0.54%) BAPI
12 5 (0.54%) IDoc
12 5 (0.54%) RESTful
12 5 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 242 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (6.60%) Self-Motivation
3 53 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 38 (4.11%) Virtual Team
6 24 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.27%) Driving Licence
8 20 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 14 (1.52%) CMDB
10 12 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.19%) User Experience
12 8 (0.87%) Social Media
12 8 (0.87%) Taxonomies
13 7 (0.76%) Fintech
13 7 (0.76%) Handset
13 7 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
14 6 (0.65%) NHS
14 6 (0.65%) Pricing Data
15 5 (0.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 120 (12.99%) Windows
2 42 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 36 (3.90%) Linux
4 31 (3.35%) Unix
5 23 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (2.27%) Windows 10
7 18 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 16 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.41%) Android
10 11 (1.19%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.76%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.65%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.54%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.22%) Solaris
14 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
2 137 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
3 106 (11.47%) Project Management
4 98 (10.61%) Analytics
5 91 (9.85%) Data Analysis
6 85 (9.20%) ITIL
7 82 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (7.36%) Decision-Making
9 63 (6.82%) Mathematics
10 53 (5.74%) CRM
11 52 (5.63%) PRINCE2
11 52 (5.63%) Service Management
12 50 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (5.30%) ITSM
14 48 (5.19%) ERP
15 47 (5.09%) Time Management
16 43 (4.65%) ETL
17 42 (4.55%) Unit Testing
18 37 (4.00%) Service Delivery
18 37 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 376 (40.69%) SQL
2 94 (10.17%) C#
3 89 (9.63%) VBA
4 84 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 57 (6.17%) JavaScript
6 40 (4.33%) PowerShell
6 40 (4.33%) Python
7 37 (4.00%) C
8 23 (2.49%) Shell Script
8 23 (2.49%) VB
9 22 (2.38%) C++
10 19 (2.06%) Java
10 19 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.06%) R
11 13 (1.41%) VBScript
12 9 (0.97%) Perl
13 7 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.76%) PHP
14 6 (0.65%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 211 (22.84%) Degree
2 40 (4.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.62%) CIMA
7 14 (1.52%) ISEB
7 14 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (1.30%) MCSE
9 11 (1.19%) ACCA
10 9 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.87%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.76%) HND
12 7 (0.76%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.65%) PMP
14 5 (0.54%) NVQ Level 4
14 5 (0.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.44%) SLA
2 43 (4.65%) PMO
3 37 (4.00%) QA
4 35 (3.79%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.41%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.97%) GDPR
7 8 (0.87%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.43%) COBIT
9 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.11%) COSHH
11 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.87%) Firmware
4 8 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.54%) Netcool
2 5 (0.54%) NSN NetAct
2 5 (0.54%) SCCM
3 4 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (0.43%) Nagios
3 4 (0.43%) OpenView
3 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 459 (49.68%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.06%) Oracle
3 58 (6.28%) SAP
4 53 (5.74%) Citrix
5 39 (4.22%) Tableau
6 33 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (3.03%) Google
8 26 (2.81%) ServiceNow
9 23 (2.49%) Capita
9 23 (2.49%) Cisco
9 23 (2.49%) VMware
10 19 (2.06%) IFS
11 16 (1.73%) TOWER Software
12 15 (1.62%) Remedy
13 14 (1.52%) HP
14 12 (1.30%) Alteryx
15 10 (1.08%) Adobe
15 10 (1.08%) IBM
15 10 (1.08%) Sage
15 10 (1.08%) Snow