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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 68 74
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 491 723 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.39% 3.97% 4.06%
As % of the Applications category 33.72% 41.94% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 411 582 659
Median salary £33,000 £33,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.49% -1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,325 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.53% -  

Microsoft 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 1456 1724 2231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.06% 9.46% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1161 1405 1766
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -2.94%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire +12 112 £40,000 - 15
Hampshire -33 99 £32,500 -2.98% 8
Surrey -31 86 £35,000 -6.66% 18
Kent +30 59 £35,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -5 53 £30,500 -7.57% 16
West Sussex +4 39 £30,000 +7.14% 6
Oxfordshire +25 36 £30,000 +9.09% 6
East Sussex -30 5 £23,000 -8.00% 4
Middlesex -1 2 £45,000 +58.04% 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 426 (42.64%) SQL
2 400 (40.04%) Microsoft
3 345 (34.53%) Microsoft Office
4 298 (29.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 289 (28.93%) Finance
6 247 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
7 224 (22.42%) Business Intelligence
8 221 (22.12%) SQL Server
9 207 (20.72%) Degree
10 137 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 125 (12.51%) Agile Software Development
12 120 (12.01%) VBA
12 120 (12.01%) Project Management
13 118 (11.81%) Marketing
14 115 (11.51%) Windows
15 114 (11.41%) MS Visio
16 109 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
17 103 (10.31%) C#
18 102 (10.21%) Data Analysis
19 96 (9.61%) T-SQL
20 94 (9.41%) Mathematics
20 94 (9.41%) Analytics
21 93 (9.31%) MS Access
22 88 (8.81%) Telecoms
23 87 (8.71%) .NET
24 83 (8.31%) HTML
25 77 (7.71%) SLA
26 76 (7.61%) Test Scripting
27 74 (7.41%) QA
28 73 (7.31%) 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 54 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.90%) SAS
3 16 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.40%) IIS
5 11 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.50%) CMS
7 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.30%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.30%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.20%) Confluence
9 2 (0.20%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 345 (34.53%) Microsoft Office
2 298 (29.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 114 (11.41%) MS Visio
4 109 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.00%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.50%) InDesign
8 4 (0.40%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.40%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.40%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.40%) QuarkXPress
8 4 (0.40%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.30%) SPSS
10 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 19 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.70%) Primavera
2 7 (0.70%) Visualfiles
3 6 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.40%) FastStats
5 4 (0.40%) Traffica
6 3 (0.30%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.20%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.20%) SessionCam
7 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.10%) Line 50
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.50%) Office 365
2 21 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.90%) SaaS
4 6 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.30%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.20%) Asana
9 1 (0.10%) AdWords
9 1 (0.10%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.11%) Internet
2 38 (3.80%) VPN
3 29 (2.90%) Network Security
4 28 (2.80%) Firewall
5 20 (2.00%) Intranet
6 18 (1.80%) WAN
7 17 (1.70%) LAN
7 17 (1.70%) Wireless
8 8 (0.80%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.80%) LTE
9 7 (0.70%) Skype
9 7 (0.70%) VLAN
10 6 (0.60%) BGP
10 6 (0.60%) MPLS
10 6 (0.60%) OSPF
10 6 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (0.50%) DNS
11 5 (0.50%) SMS
12 4 (0.40%) GPRS
12 4 (0.40%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 137 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (9.31%) MS Access
4 73 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
6 61 (6.11%) Power BI
7 39 (3.90%) MySQL
8 35 (3.50%) Relational Database
9 33 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
10 32 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (2.70%) Big Data
11 27 (2.70%) QlikView
12 24 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (1.80%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.50%) Data Mining
16 13 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (1.10%) PowerPivot
18 10 (1.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 44 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.00%) T4 Templates
2 20 (2.00%) WiX
3 17 (1.70%) JIRA
3 17 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (1.50%) Selenium
5 13 (1.30%) HP UFT
6 11 (1.10%) LoadRunner
6 11 (1.10%) LSMW
7 10 (1.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (0.90%) Subversion
8 9 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (0.80%) Dreamweaver
9 8 (0.80%) Gatling
9 8 (0.80%) JMeter
9 8 (0.80%) TestComplete
10 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.50%) NUnit
11 5 (0.50%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.50%) tSQLt
General
1 289 (28.93%) Finance
2 118 (11.81%) Marketing
3 88 (8.81%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.01%) Retail
5 38 (3.80%) Financial Institution
5 38 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.80%) Legal
7 25 (2.50%) Back Office
7 25 (2.50%) Banking
8 22 (2.20%) Electronics
9 20 (2.00%) Digital Economy
10 15 (1.50%) Automotive
11 13 (1.30%) Advertising
12 11 (1.10%) Publishing
12 11 (1.10%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.90%) Billing
13 9 (0.90%) Law
14 8 (0.80%) German Language
15 6 (0.60%) French Language
16 3 (0.30%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 424 (42.44%) Analyst
2 116 (11.61%) Developer
3 101 (10.11%) Data Analyst
4 74 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 71 (7.11%) SQL Analyst
6 56 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 50 (5.01%) Excel Analyst
8 48 (4.80%) Business Analyst
9 46 (4.60%) Junior
10 45 (4.50%) SQL Developer
11 43 (4.30%) .NET Developer
12 41 (4.10%) Coordinator
13 36 (3.60%) Applications Support
14 35 (3.50%) Project Manager
15 33 (3.30%) Consultant
16 31 (3.10%) IT Analyst
16 31 (3.10%) PMO Analyst
17 30 (3.00%) Graduate
17 30 (3.00%) SQL Support Analyst
18 29 (2.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (8.71%) .NET
2 83 (8.31%) HTML
3 67 (6.71%) XML
4 45 (4.50%) CSS
5 28 (2.80%) .NET Framework
5 28 (2.80%) ASP.NET
6 24 (2.40%) Web Services
7 21 (2.10%) XSLT
8 20 (2.00%) Entity Framework
8 20 (2.00%) WCF
8 20 (2.00%) WF
8 20 (2.00%) WPF
9 18 (1.80%) EDI
10 14 (1.40%) HTML5
11 11 (1.10%) Flash
11 11 (1.10%) WinForms
12 10 (1.00%) EDIFACT
12 10 (1.00%) jQuery
13 5 (0.50%) MDX
13 5 (0.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 247 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.31%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 22 (2.20%) Social Media
5 20 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 16 (1.60%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.10%) Fintech
8 11 (1.10%) FMCG
8 11 (1.10%) iPad
9 10 (1.00%) AS400
9 10 (1.00%) SWIFT
10 9 (0.90%) iSeries
10 9 (0.90%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.80%) e-Learning
12 7 (0.70%) Blackberry
12 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Licensing
12 7 (0.70%) Replication
12 7 (0.70%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 115 (11.51%) Windows
2 37 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 30 (3.00%) Windows 7
4 29 (2.90%) Linux
5 20 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.00%) Android
7 10 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 10 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.80%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.60%) Unix
12 5 (0.50%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.40%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.10%) AIX
15 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (22.42%) Business Intelligence
2 125 (12.51%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (12.01%) Project Management
4 102 (10.21%) Data Analysis
5 94 (9.41%) Analytics
5 94 (9.41%) Mathematics
6 76 (7.61%) Test Scripting
7 70 (7.01%) CRM
8 66 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 63 (6.31%) PRINCE2
10 56 (5.61%) ITIL
10 56 (5.61%) Test Automation
11 54 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 49 (4.90%) Risk Management
13 46 (4.60%) ETL
14 42 (4.20%) Statistics
15 40 (4.00%) Programme Management
15 40 (4.00%) Time Management
16 39 (3.90%) Change Management
17 38 (3.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 426 (42.64%) SQL
2 120 (12.01%) VBA
3 103 (10.31%) C#
4 96 (9.61%) T-SQL
5 51 (5.11%) VB
6 44 (4.40%) Java
7 43 (4.30%) Python
8 41 (4.10%) VB.NET
9 38 (3.80%) JavaScript
10 35 (3.50%) C
11 31 (3.10%) R
12 26 (2.60%) PHP
13 22 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 17 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.60%) C++
16 12 (1.20%) ABAP
16 12 (1.20%) VB6
17 11 (1.10%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.10%) Perl
18 10 (1.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 207 (20.72%) Degree
2 35 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (3.30%) Security Cleared
5 26 (2.60%) CCIE
6 25 (2.50%) CCIE Service Provider
7 23 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 22 (2.20%) ISTQB
9 20 (2.00%) CCSE
9 20 (2.00%) CCSP
9 20 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 20 (2.00%) JNCIS
10 19 (1.90%) MCP
11 17 (1.70%) PMP
12 16 (1.60%) SC Cleared
13 15 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
14 14 (1.40%) DV Cleared
14 14 (1.40%) ISEB
14 14 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (1.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.71%) SLA
2 74 (7.41%) QA
3 67 (6.71%) PMO
4 35 (3.50%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.40%) HL7
6 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.20%) COBIT
7 2 (0.20%) P3O
7 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.10%) COSO
8 1 (0.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS
8 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.10%) SAS 70
System Software
1 38 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.00%) ProxySG
4 7 (0.70%) KVM
5 6 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.50%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.50%) vSphere
7 3 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.20%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.10%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.80%) SCCM
3 4 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.40%) Netcool
3 4 (0.40%) NSN NetAct
4 3 (0.30%) Grafana
4 3 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.30%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.10%) Ansible
5 1 (0.10%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.10%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.10%) Puppet
5 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 400 (40.04%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.71%) Oracle
3 59 (5.91%) SAP
4 45 (4.50%) Cisco
5 37 (3.70%) Tableau
6 36 (3.60%) HP
7 32 (3.20%) VMware
8 28 (2.80%) Juniper
9 26 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (2.20%) CheckPoint
11 21 (2.10%) Adobe
11 21 (2.10%) F5
11 21 (2.10%) Fortinet
11 21 (2.10%) Palo Alto
12 20 (2.00%) Blue Coat
12 20 (2.00%) Imperva
12 20 (2.00%) McAfee
12 20 (2.00%) Proofpoint
12 20 (2.00%) Sourcefire
12 20 (2.00%) TippingPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £50k plus benefits plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit and 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 30000
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 30000
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum + Free Gym + Free Lunch + Great Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,330 to £39,852 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,893 to £44,289 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago