Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 112 100
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 169 722 888
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.06% 2.85% 3.06%
As % of the Applications category 34.92% 34.48% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 150 577 740
Median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,225 £21,750 £21,725
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 484 2,094 2,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.91% 8.26% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 388 1,581 2,173
Median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,925 £21,250 £21,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -37 59 £37,000 -7.50% 15
Hampshire +59 48 £39,000 +18.18% 17
Berkshire -6 37 £36,500 -8.75% 4
West Sussex +14 25 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Surrey +33 18 £55,000 +57.14% 6
Buckinghamshire -10 17 £36,500 -8.75% 8
East Sussex +16 15 £38,084 +22.85% 2
Oxfordshire +14 5 £48,750 +15.41% 3
Kent +13 4 £27,500 -22.54% 3
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 82 (48.52%) Microsoft
2 70 (41.42%) Microsoft Office
3 66 (39.05%) SQL
4 57 (33.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 55 (32.54%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (30.77%) Power BI
6 52 (30.77%) Power Platform
7 50 (29.59%) Degree
8 47 (27.81%) SQL Server
9 41 (24.26%) Finance
10 36 (21.30%) Analytics
11 32 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (17.16%) ETL
14 28 (16.57%) Data Analysis
14 28 (16.57%) Azure
15 23 (13.61%) Visualisation
16 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (11.83%) Data Modelling
18 19 (11.24%) VB
19 18 (10.65%) ERP
19 18 (10.65%) Windows
19 18 (10.65%) Telecoms
20 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
20 17 (10.06%) Data Visualisation
20 17 (10.06%) Tableau
20 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
21 16 (9.47%) Data Protection
21 16 (9.47%) PowerShell

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 10 (5.92%) SAS
2 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.37%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) Confluence
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 70 (41.42%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (33.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (9.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.18%) S-PLUS
5 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.59%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.59%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.59%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.78%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.59%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.59%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.59%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.59%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.59%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 52 (30.77%) Power Platform
2 28 (16.57%) Azure
3 9 (5.33%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (4.73%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (4.14%) AWS
5 7 (4.14%) Office 365
6 6 (3.55%) Google Analytics
6 6 (3.55%) SaaS
7 5 (2.96%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (1.78%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.18%) GCP
9 2 (1.18%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 1 (0.59%) Google Docs
10 1 (0.59%) IaaS
10 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.59%) PaaS
10 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) DNS
2 11 (6.51%) DHCP
2 11 (6.51%) LAN
3 10 (5.92%) WLAN
4 5 (2.96%) Skype
5 3 (1.78%) Internet
5 3 (1.78%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.78%) VPN
6 2 (1.18%) Intranet
6 2 (1.18%) VoIP
7 1 (0.59%) Firewall
7 1 (0.59%) Network Security
7 1 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.59%) SSH
7 1 (0.59%) SSL
7 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.77%) Power BI
2 47 (27.81%) SQL Server
3 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (10.06%) Tableau
5 15 (8.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.92%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.33%) OLAP
8 7 (4.14%) Data Mining
8 7 (4.14%) DB2
8 7 (4.14%) QlikView
9 5 (2.96%) PowerPivot
9 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.37%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.78%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (1.78%) SAP HANA
11 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) JIRA
2 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) LSMW
General
1 41 (24.26%) Finance
2 18 (10.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.10%) Marketing
3 12 (7.10%) Retail
4 11 (6.51%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.96%) Law
5 5 (2.96%) Legal
6 4 (2.37%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.18%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (1.18%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
8 1 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.59%) Military
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (43.20%) Analyst
2 25 (14.79%) Data Analyst
3 22 (13.02%) Developer
4 19 (11.24%) Support Analyst
5 15 (8.88%) Applications Support
5 15 (8.88%) Business Analyst
6 13 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
7 12 (7.10%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) Wintel Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Consultant
10 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.73%) SQL Data Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) Author
11 7 (4.14%) Technical Author
12 6 (3.55%) E-Commerce Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) Python Developer
13 5 (2.96%) E-Commerce Support
13 5 (2.96%) IT Support
13 5 (2.96%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.28%) HTML
2 13 (7.69%) XML
3 9 (5.33%) .NET
3 9 (5.33%) JSON
4 8 (4.73%) CSS
5 5 (2.96%) Web Services
6 4 (2.37%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.37%) RESTful
7 3 (1.78%) Pandas
8 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.18%) DHTML
8 2 (1.18%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.18%) jQuery
8 2 (1.18%) Kendo UI
8 2 (1.18%) MDX
8 2 (1.18%) ODBC
8 2 (1.18%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.28%) Driving Licence
4 13 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (5.92%) CMDB
6 6 (3.55%) AS400
6 6 (3.55%) iSeries
7 5 (2.96%) EPoS
8 3 (1.78%) PMI
9 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.18%) FMCG
9 2 (1.18%) mPOS
9 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.59%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.59%) Fibre Optics
10 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.59%) Life Science
10 1 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.65%) Windows
2 13 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 13 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.37%) Linux
4 2 (1.18%) Unix
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.54%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (21.30%) Analytics
3 32 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (17.16%) ETL
6 28 (16.57%) Data Analysis
7 23 (13.61%) Visualisation
8 20 (11.83%) Data Modelling
9 18 (10.65%) ERP
10 17 (10.06%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (9.47%) Data Analytics
11 16 (9.47%) Data Protection
12 15 (8.88%) Computer Science
12 15 (8.88%) Process Improvement
12 15 (8.88%) Project Management
13 14 (8.28%) Requirements Gathering
14 13 (7.69%) Migration
15 12 (7.10%) E-Commerce
15 12 (7.10%) Time Management
16 11 (6.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.05%) SQL
2 19 (11.24%) VB
3 16 (9.47%) PowerShell
4 15 (8.88%) Python
5 14 (8.28%) JavaScript
6 13 (7.69%) C#
7 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.92%) VBA
9 6 (3.55%) X++
10 5 (2.96%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.37%) VB6
12 3 (1.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.78%) R
13 2 (1.18%) Java
13 2 (1.18%) Perl
13 2 (1.18%) PHP
13 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.59%) C++
14 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 50 (29.59%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.92%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.78%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.78%) PMP
7 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.59%) ACCA
8 1 (0.59%) Analytics IQ
8 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.59%) CCNA
8 1 (0.59%) CCSA
8 1 (0.59%) CIMA
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) GCIH
8 1 (0.59%) ISEB
8 1 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.55%) PMO
3 4 (2.37%) QA
4 3 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.78%) SLA
5 2 (1.18%) IFRS
6 1 (0.59%) GDPR
6 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 12 (7.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.92%) Virtual Desktop
2 10 (5.92%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (5.92%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.92%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.51%) SCCM
2 10 (5.92%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 10 (5.92%) WSUS
3 3 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 82 (48.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.88%) SAP
3 10 (5.92%) Oracle
3 10 (5.92%) VMware
4 9 (5.33%) Adobe
5 8 (4.73%) Google
6 7 (4.14%) hybris
7 3 (1.78%) Databricks
7 3 (1.78%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.18%) Capita
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco
8 2 (1.18%) Cognos
8 2 (1.18%) Hotjar
8 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.18%) Sophos
8 2 (1.18%) Telerik
9 1 (0.59%) Concur
9 1 (0.59%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.59%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.59%) ServiceNow