The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
England / South East
Rank 18 17 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 1379 2117 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.23% 11.02% 11.21%
As % of the Applications category 64.62% 66.99% 66.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1880 1904
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,188
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,001 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2134 3160 3453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 14.29% 16.45% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 2733 2778
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing MS Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in the South East

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel in the South East.

Salary trend for MS Excel in the South East

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in the South East

MS 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 MS Excel within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 348 £40,000 +9.58% 32
Hampshire -5 315 £35,000 +2.94% 53
Berkshire -6 243 £38,543 -9.31% 31
Buckinghamshire -4 118 £32,500 -23.52% 23
West Sussex +4 100 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Oxfordshire -16 96 £32,500 -13.33% 19
Kent -1 88 £37,500 +15.38% 7
East Sussex -11 41 £40,000 +40.35% 5
Isle of Wight - 8 £32,500 -
Middlesex -7 7 £50,000 -
Sussex 0 3 £32,500 -56.66%
Home Counties 0 1 £32,500 -45.83%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 MS Excel.

1 2105 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 984 (34.96%) Windows
3 866 (30.76%) SQL
4 854 (30.34%) SQL Server
5 662 (23.52%) MS Office
6 611 (21.71%) .NET
7 602 (21.39%) C#
8 543 (19.29%) Active Directory
9 535 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
10 508 (18.05%) Finance
11 501 (17.80%) Degree
12 439 (15.60%) Windows Server
13 377 (13.39%) VMware
14 354 (12.58%) ITIL
15 333 (11.83%) ASP.NET
16 327 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
17 325 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
18 302 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
18 302 (10.73%) JavaScript
19 295 (10.48%) Office 365
20 281 (9.98%) MS Exchange
21 278 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
22 270 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
23 269 (9.56%) MS PowerPoint
24 268 (9.52%) Project Management
25 263 (9.34%) Windows 7
26 262 (9.31%) HTML
27 254 (9.02%) CSS
28 253 (8.99%) SLA
28 253 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Excel
Top Related 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
1 281 (9.98%) MS Exchange
2 205 (7.28%) SharePoint
3 133 (4.72%) IIS
4 110 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 110 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 65 (2.31%) Skype for Business
6 38 (1.35%) CMS
7 37 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 36 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
9 20 (0.71%) SAS
10 17 (0.60%) Confluence
11 14 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.32%) Apache
14 9 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (0.32%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 662 (23.52%) MS Office
2 269 (9.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 158 (5.61%) MS Project
4 144 (5.12%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 13 (0.46%) FrameMaker
7 6 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.21%) QuarkXPress
8 5 (0.18%) RoboHelp
9 4 (0.14%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
9 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.14%) SPSS
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.071%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.036%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.036%) InDesign
12 1 (0.036%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 96 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 21 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.32%) SAP CO
5 9 (0.32%) SAP FI
5 9 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (0.28%) SAP MM
6 8 (0.28%) SAP SD
7 7 (0.25%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
8 6 (0.21%) BPCS
8 6 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 325 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 295 (10.48%) Office 365
3 132 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 96 (3.41%) SaaS
5 52 (1.85%) IaaS
6 30 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.89%) PaaS
8 18 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.14%) Taleo
14 3 (0.11%) G Suite
15 2 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.071%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.071%) Veeva
16 1 (0.036%) Google Drive
16 1 (0.036%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 192 (6.82%) Firewall
2 159 (5.65%) SAN
3 125 (4.44%) DNS
4 123 (4.37%) TCP/IP
5 118 (4.19%) VPN
6 113 (4.01%) LAN
7 112 (3.98%) WAN
8 100 (3.55%) DHCP
9 81 (2.88%) Internet
10 54 (1.92%) Network Security
11 51 (1.81%) VLAN
12 48 (1.71%) VoIP
13 47 (1.67%) Wireless
14 43 (1.53%) Skype
15 36 (1.28%) NAS
16 29 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (0.89%) WLAN
18 22 (0.78%) SMTP
19 21 (0.75%) BGP
19 21 (0.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 854 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 229 (8.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 191 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 150 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 127 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 121 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 117 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
8 102 (3.62%) MS Access
9 80 (2.84%) Relational Database
10 64 (2.27%) Power BI
11 59 (2.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 46 (1.63%) Big Data
13 45 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
14 43 (1.53%) QlikView
15 41 (1.46%) MySQL
16 36 (1.28%) Oracle Database
17 32 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
18 31 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
19 29 (1.03%) OLAP
20 23 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 169 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 159 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 42 (1.49%) JIRA
5 40 (1.42%) Selenium
6 39 (1.39%) NUnit
7 31 (1.10%) MSBuild
7 31 (1.10%) Subversion
8 16 (0.57%) LSMW
9 15 (0.53%) JSUnit
10 14 (0.50%) Jenkins
11 13 (0.46%) T4 Templates
11 13 (0.46%) WiX
12 11 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (0.39%) TeamCity
12 11 (0.39%) TestComplete
12 11 (0.39%) Toad
13 9 (0.32%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.32%) SpecFlow
14 8 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 508 (18.05%) Finance
2 148 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 100 (3.55%) Retail
4 98 (3.48%) Marketing
5 60 (2.13%) Back Office
5 60 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 58 (2.06%) Banking
7 52 (1.85%) Legal
8 49 (1.74%) Advertising
9 35 (1.24%) Billing
10 32 (1.14%) German Language
11 22 (0.78%) Automotive
12 19 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.53%) Electronics
14 12 (0.43%) French Language
15 11 (0.39%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.36%) Dutch Language
17 9 (0.32%) Law
17 9 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 606 (21.53%) Analyst
2 589 (20.92%) Developer
3 298 (10.59%) .NET Developer
4 264 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 257 (9.13%) Support Engineer
6 197 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 192 (6.82%) Consultant
8 179 (6.36%) IT Support
9 169 (6.00%) Support Analyst
10 121 (4.30%) IT Engineer
11 116 (4.12%) Administrator
12 110 (3.91%) Service Analyst
13 109 (3.87%) Applications Support
13 109 (3.87%) SQL Developer
14 108 (3.84%) 2nd Line Support
15 102 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 100 (3.55%) IT Support Engineer
17 95 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
18 94 (3.34%) Project Manager
19 88 (3.13%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (21.71%) .NET
2 333 (11.83%) ASP.NET
3 262 (9.31%) HTML
4 254 (9.02%) CSS
5 162 (5.75%) Web Services
6 151 (5.36%) .NET Framework
7 146 (5.19%) XML
8 137 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 131 (4.65%) jQuery
10 81 (2.88%) Entity Framework
11 79 (2.81%) AngularJS
12 70 (2.49%) WCF
13 64 (2.27%) Ajax
14 61 (2.17%) SOAP
14 61 (2.17%) WPF
15 57 (2.02%) REST
16 56 (1.99%) HTML5
17 47 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (1.56%) XSLT
19 41 (1.46%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 327 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 88 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 83 (2.95%) Management Information System
5 62 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (2.17%) Clustering
7 52 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 46 (1.63%) Blackberry
9 38 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 31 (1.10%) Replication
11 29 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
12 28 (0.99%) Private Cloud
13 26 (0.92%) EPoS
13 26 (0.92%) Virtual Team
14 24 (0.85%) Life Science
15 23 (0.82%) Client/Server
15 23 (0.82%) Social Media
16 21 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
17 16 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
17 16 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 984 (34.96%) Windows
2 439 (15.60%) Windows Server
3 302 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 270 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 263 (9.34%) Windows 7
6 173 (6.15%) Linux
7 128 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 125 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 100 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 85 (3.02%) Windows XP
11 67 (2.38%) Unix
12 57 (2.02%) Apple iOS
13 50 (1.78%) Android
14 28 (0.99%) Mac OS X
14 28 (0.99%) Windows Vista
15 22 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (0.64%) CentOS
17 17 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
18 15 (0.53%) Solaris
19 11 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (12.58%) ITIL
3 268 (9.52%) Project Management
4 244 (8.67%) CRM
5 233 (8.28%) MVC
6 229 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
7 180 (6.39%) TDD
8 176 (6.25%) Scrum
9 145 (5.15%) SDLC
10 142 (5.04%) Mentoring
11 132 (4.69%) ETL
12 125 (4.44%) Software Engineering
13 124 (4.40%) PRINCE2
13 124 (4.40%) Web Development
14 116 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 116 (4.12%) Time Management
15 115 (4.09%) Data Analysis
16 112 (3.98%) OO
17 108 (3.84%) Migration
17 108 (3.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 866 (30.76%) SQL
2 602 (21.39%) C#
3 302 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 218 (7.74%) T-SQL
5 143 (5.08%) PowerShell
6 106 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 88 (3.13%) Java
8 69 (2.45%) Python
9 57 (2.02%) VB
10 50 (1.78%) PL/SQL
11 47 (1.67%) VBA
12 45 (1.60%) C
13 44 (1.56%) PHP
14 37 (1.31%) VBScript
15 34 (1.21%) C++
16 25 (0.89%) ABAP
17 22 (0.78%) Perl
18 18 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 18 (0.64%) Ruby
19 16 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 501 (17.80%) Degree
2 278 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 163 (5.79%) MCSE
4 115 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
5 112 (3.98%) Security Cleared
6 93 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 83 (2.95%) MCP
8 78 (2.77%) MCSA
9 74 (2.63%) CCNA
10 59 (2.10%) ISEB
11 55 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
12 53 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 52 (1.85%) ISTQB
14 43 (1.53%) MCITP
15 41 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 27 (0.96%) CCSE
17 26 (0.92%) A+ Certification
17 26 (0.92%) CCIE
18 25 (0.89%) CCNP
19 23 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (8.99%) SLA
2 161 (5.72%) QA
3 87 (3.09%) PMO
4 63 (2.24%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (0.57%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.39%) GAMP
9 10 (0.36%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.14%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.11%) P3O
13 2 (0.071%) COBIT
13 2 (0.071%) HL7
13 2 (0.071%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.071%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.036%) CDISC
14 1 (0.036%) COSO
14 1 (0.036%) EFQM
14 1 (0.036%) SAS 70
System Software
1 543 (19.29%) Active Directory
2 253 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 210 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 57 (2.02%) vSphere
5 50 (1.78%) XenApp
6 33 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
8 28 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (0.82%) Terminal Services
10 21 (0.75%) ProxySG
11 19 (0.67%) ISA Server
12 17 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (0.57%) VMware ESX
14 13 (0.46%) IMail Server
14 13 (0.46%) Terminal Server
15 12 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
15 12 (0.43%) UAG
16 11 (0.39%) Firmware
16 11 (0.39%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (2.45%) SCCM
2 32 (1.14%) SCOM
3 28 (0.99%) WSUS
4 25 (0.89%) Backup Exec
5 19 (0.67%) Puppet
6 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
7 14 (0.50%) Nessus
8 12 (0.43%) NetBackup
8 12 (0.43%) SCSM
9 9 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.25%) Ansible
11 6 (0.21%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.14%) NSN NetAct
13 4 (0.14%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 2105 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 377 (13.39%) VMware
3 247 (8.77%) Cisco
4 204 (7.25%) Oracle
5 152 (5.40%) Citrix
6 123 (4.37%) HP
7 82 (2.91%) SAP
8 69 (2.45%) Dell
9 47 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 44 (1.56%) Tableau
11 43 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 40 (1.42%) Google
13 38 (1.35%) Apple
13 38 (1.35%) F5
13 38 (1.35%) Juniper
14 37 (1.31%) TOWER Software
15 35 (1.24%) Veeam
16 34 (1.21%) EMC
17 33 (1.17%) NetApp
18 32 (1.14%) CheckPoint
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, holiday etc.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
FPSG Connect
Salary: £60000 - £125000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus + Travel
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + great company
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Inbox Insight Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday