Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 121 96
Rank change year-on-year +22 -25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 621 680 979
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.97% 2.54% 3.10%
As % of the Applications category 37.59% 31.02% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 483 554 769
Median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,800 £21,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,740 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -1.32%

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 1,652 2,192 3,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.90% 8.20% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,282 1,723 2,404
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the South East over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +35 282 £38,000 +1.33% 32
Berkshire +29 167 £34,000 -11.69% 15
Hampshire +5 110 £37,500 +10.29% 19
Surrey -8 87 £37,500 -14.29% 17
Oxfordshire +65 60 £42,370 +5.92% 3
East Sussex +42 59 £30,000 -43.93% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 55 £40,500 +15.71% 14
Kent +35 41 £39,750 -0.63% 3
West Sussex +12 39 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Middlesex +3 1 £28,500 -51.49% 1
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 291 (46.86%) Microsoft
2 247 (39.77%) Microsoft Office
3 232 (37.36%) SQL
4 208 (33.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 153 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
6 117 (18.84%) Project Management
7 115 (18.52%) Finance
8 113 (18.20%) MS Visio
9 109 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
10 93 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
11 92 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 86 (13.85%) Windows
13 79 (12.72%) Degree
14 77 (12.40%) HTML
15 71 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
16 69 (11.11%) JavaScript
17 67 (10.79%) Oracle
18 64 (10.31%) Data Analysis
18 64 (10.31%) Analytics
19 62 (9.98%) Power Platform
19 62 (9.98%) Power BI
20 59 (9.50%) CSS
21 56 (9.02%) .NET
21 56 (9.02%) Marketing
22 53 (8.53%) VBA
23 52 (8.37%) C#
24 48 (7.73%) ETL
24 48 (7.73%) Telecoms
25 47 (7.57%) Internet
26 45 (7.25%) Retail

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 25 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.22%) IIS
3 15 (2.42%) Confluence
3 15 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.61%) CMS
5 8 (1.29%) Apache
5 8 (1.29%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.97%) SAS
7 4 (0.64%) Jupyter
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.64%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.16%) Gentran
9 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 247 (39.77%) Microsoft Office
2 208 (33.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 113 (18.20%) MS Visio
4 36 (5.80%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.64%) SPSS
7 2 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.42%) Magento
3 7 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.81%) SAP MDG
4 5 (0.81%) SAP MDM
5 4 (0.64%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.64%) FastStats
5 4 (0.64%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.64%) Unica
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.32%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.16%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 62 (9.98%) Power Platform
2 36 (5.80%) Azure
3 22 (3.54%) Google Analytics
4 20 (3.22%) Office 365
5 16 (2.58%) AWS
6 10 (1.61%) SaaS
7 4 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (0.64%) Azure Machine Learning
7 4 (0.64%) GCP
7 4 (0.64%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.64%) Responsys
7 4 (0.64%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.48%) GitHub
9 2 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) AdWords
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.16%) SurveyMonkey
10 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.57%) Internet
2 39 (6.28%) LAN
3 38 (6.12%) WAN
4 19 (3.06%) DNS
5 18 (2.90%) DHCP
6 14 (2.25%) VPN
7 11 (1.77%) Firewall
8 9 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
9 8 (1.29%) VoIP
10 7 (1.13%) Skype
11 6 (0.97%) 5G
11 6 (0.97%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (0.97%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.81%) VLAN
12 5 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.64%) Broadband
13 4 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.64%) WebEx
14 3 (0.48%) GSM
14 3 (0.48%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 62 (9.98%) Power BI
3 38 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 34 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (4.51%) MySQL
7 27 (4.35%) RDBMS
8 25 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (1.93%) MS Access
10 12 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.29%) Data Lake
11 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (1.13%) QlikView
12 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.97%) Big Data
13 6 (0.97%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (3.06%) JIRA
2 11 (1.77%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.13%) Bugzilla
4 7 (1.13%) Subversion
5 6 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (0.81%) LSMW
7 4 (0.64%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.64%) StarTeam
8 3 (0.48%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.48%) Gatling
8 3 (0.48%) Selenium
9 2 (0.32%) Balsamiq
10 1 (0.16%) eCATT
10 1 (0.16%) GitLab
10 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
General
1 115 (18.52%) Finance
2 56 (9.02%) Marketing
3 48 (7.73%) Telecoms
4 45 (7.25%) Retail
5 44 (7.09%) Manufacturing
6 31 (4.99%) Public Sector
7 20 (3.22%) Legal
8 14 (2.25%) Advertising
9 9 (1.45%) Back Office
9 9 (1.45%) Electronics
10 8 (1.29%) Publishing
11 7 (1.13%) Local Government
12 6 (0.97%) Billing
13 5 (0.81%) French Language
13 5 (0.81%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.64%) German Language
14 4 (0.64%) Military
14 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 215 (34.62%) Analyst
2 53 (8.53%) Developer
2 53 (8.53%) Support Analyst
3 52 (8.37%) Applications Support
3 52 (8.37%) Consultant
4 38 (6.12%) Business Analyst
5 34 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
6 32 (5.15%) Project Manager
7 31 (4.99%) Data Analyst
8 28 (4.51%) Junior
9 26 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 25 (4.03%) Technical Consultant
11 24 (3.86%) 1st Line Support
11 24 (3.86%) Support Engineer
12 21 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (3.22%) IT Support
14 18 (2.90%) SEO Consultant
15 16 (2.58%) Data Technician
15 16 (2.58%) Junior Analyst
16 15 (2.42%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (12.40%) HTML
2 59 (9.50%) CSS
3 56 (9.02%) .NET
4 26 (4.19%) XML
5 25 (4.03%) ASP.NET
6 21 (3.38%) jQuery
6 21 (3.38%) REST
7 19 (3.06%) Web Services
8 15 (2.42%) Sass
8 15 (2.42%) SOAP
9 9 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.13%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.97%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.97%) Node.js
11 6 (0.97%) React
11 6 (0.97%) WCF
11 6 (0.97%) WPF
12 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (0.81%) IDoc
12 5 (0.81%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 153 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.28%) Management Information System
3 35 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (4.51%) Driving Licence
5 18 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 10 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.45%) Smart Meter
8 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (0.97%) Fibre Optics
10 5 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.81%) EPoS
10 5 (0.81%) Replication
11 4 (0.64%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (0.64%) Life Science
11 4 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (0.64%) Social Media
12 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.85%) Windows
2 24 (3.86%) Unix
2 24 (3.86%) Windows 10
3 12 (1.93%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.61%) Linux
5 7 (1.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) Android
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (18.84%) Project Management
2 109 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
5 64 (10.31%) Analytics
5 64 (10.31%) Data Analysis
6 48 (7.73%) ETL
7 44 (7.09%) Change Management
8 43 (6.92%) ITIL
8 43 (6.92%) Project Delivery
9 38 (6.12%) Migration
10 36 (5.80%) Validation
11 33 (5.31%) Collaborative Working
12 31 (4.99%) CRM
12 31 (4.99%) Presales
12 31 (4.99%) Time Management
13 29 (4.67%) E-Commerce
14 28 (4.51%) ERP
15 27 (4.35%) Risk Management
15 27 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (37.36%) SQL
2 69 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 53 (8.53%) VBA
4 52 (8.37%) C#
5 39 (6.28%) C
6 37 (5.96%) T-SQL
7 33 (5.31%) PHP
8 31 (4.99%) Python
9 17 (2.74%) Java
9 17 (2.74%) VB
10 15 (2.42%) R
11 14 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.93%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.61%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.45%) C++
14 9 (1.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.97%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.81%) ABAP
16 5 (0.81%) VB6
17 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (12.72%) Degree
2 33 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.83%) ISEB
4 25 (4.03%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.90%) Analytics IQ
6 15 (2.42%) PMP
7 12 (1.93%) CISSP
7 12 (1.93%) JNCIS
8 8 (1.29%) CISM
8 8 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.97%) CCNA
11 5 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.64%) ACCA
12 4 (0.64%) CCSA
12 4 (0.64%) CEH
12 4 (0.64%) CSSLP
12 4 (0.64%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.76%) QA
2 28 (4.51%) PMO
3 20 (3.22%) Data Quality
4 16 (2.58%) GDPR
5 8 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.29%) SLA
6 5 (0.81%) NIST
7 4 (0.64%) EMIR
7 4 (0.64%) IEC 62304
7 4 (0.64%) MiFID
7 4 (0.64%) NCSC
7 4 (0.64%) NIST 800
7 4 (0.64%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.48%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.48%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.48%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.48%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.32%) BS7799
System Software
1 17 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.13%) Firmware
4 5 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.64%) QRadar
2 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 291 (46.86%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.79%) Oracle
3 38 (6.12%) SAP
4 33 (5.31%) Tableau
5 25 (4.03%) Cisco
5 25 (4.03%) Google
6 17 (2.74%) VMware
7 15 (2.42%) Juniper
8 13 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.93%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.77%) Veeam
11 10 (1.61%) F5
11 10 (1.61%) Sage
12 9 (1.45%) Adobe
13 8 (1.29%) Remedy
14 7 (1.13%) Capita
14 7 (1.13%) Talend
15 6 (0.97%) DevExpress
16 5 (0.81%) BT
16 5 (0.81%) Telerik