Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 122 101
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 282 703 899
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.53% 2.68% 3.00%
As % of the Applications category 35.61% 31.36% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 205 562 679
Median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 792 2,242 2,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.12% 8.55% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 612 1,688 2,242
Median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,625 £60,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.67%

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 7 August 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 7 August 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 -8 119 £40,000 - 12
Berkshire +4 69 £40,000 - 3
Hampshire +29 59 £37,500 +10.67% 7
West Sussex +31 36 £37,500 +12.78% 1
Surrey +19 34 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Oxfordshire +36 25 £42,500 -2.86% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 25 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East Sussex +36 23 £30,000 -3.23% 2
Kent +28 11 £40,500 +19.12% 1
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 114 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 108 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
3 101 (35.82%) SQL
4 85 (30.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 64 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (20.21%) SQL Server
8 54 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (17.38%) Windows
10 47 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 44 (15.60%) Finance
11 44 (15.60%) Degree
12 43 (15.25%) HTML
13 41 (14.54%) Power BI
13 41 (14.54%) Power Platform
14 40 (14.18%) C#
15 39 (13.83%) Telecoms
15 39 (13.83%) Analytics
16 38 (13.48%) Project Management
17 37 (13.12%) CSS
18 31 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (10.64%) Oracle
19 30 (10.64%) VB
19 30 (10.64%) Azure
20 29 (10.28%) Marketing
20 29 (10.28%) Data Analysis
21 28 (9.93%) Security Cleared
21 28 (9.93%) .NET
21 28 (9.93%) SAP
22 24 (8.51%) ASP.NET

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 13 (4.61%) IIS
2 11 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.13%) SAS
5 5 (1.77%) CMS
6 4 (1.42%) Confluence
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.71%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.35%) Gentran
Applications
1 108 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
2 85 (30.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 23 (8.16%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.90%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.06%) SPSS
7 2 (0.71%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.35%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Magento
2 7 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.42%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.06%) SAP MDG
4 3 (1.06%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.35%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.54%) Power Platform
2 30 (10.64%) Azure
3 17 (6.03%) SaaS
4 11 (3.90%) Google Analytics
5 10 (3.55%) AWS
6 7 (2.48%) Office 365
7 5 (1.77%) Google Tag Manager
8 3 (1.06%) GitHub
9 2 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.35%) GCP
10 1 (0.35%) IaaS
10 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.16%) LAN
2 20 (7.09%) DNS
3 17 (6.03%) DHCP
3 17 (6.03%) Internet
4 14 (4.96%) WAN
5 13 (4.61%) WLAN
6 9 (3.19%) Firewall
7 8 (2.84%) Skype
8 7 (2.48%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (2.48%) VoIP
9 3 (1.06%) 5G
9 3 (1.06%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.06%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (1.06%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.06%) VPN
10 2 (0.71%) VLAN
10 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.35%) SSL
11 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.54%) Power BI
3 15 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.61%) SQL Server 2016
6 12 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.55%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.48%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.77%) MySQL
11 5 (1.77%) OLAP
11 5 (1.77%) QlikView
11 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.42%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.42%) SAP HANA
13 3 (1.06%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (5.32%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.48%) JIRA
4 4 (1.42%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.42%) Bugzilla
4 4 (1.42%) StarTeam
4 4 (1.42%) Subversion
5 3 (1.06%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.06%) Gatling
5 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.06%) LSMW
5 3 (1.06%) Selenium
5 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.35%) eCATT
General
1 44 (15.60%) Finance
2 39 (13.83%) Telecoms
3 29 (10.28%) Marketing
4 20 (7.09%) Manufacturing
5 16 (5.67%) Retail
6 14 (4.96%) Public Sector
7 10 (3.55%) Legal
8 8 (2.84%) Advertising
9 7 (2.48%) Electronics
10 5 (1.77%) Local Government
11 4 (1.42%) Back Office
12 3 (1.06%) French Language
12 3 (1.06%) German Language
12 3 (1.06%) Law
12 3 (1.06%) Military
12 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.35%) Billing
13 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.35%) Police
Job Titles
1 86 (30.50%) Analyst
2 43 (15.25%) Developer
3 26 (9.22%) Applications Support
4 25 (8.87%) Data Analyst
4 25 (8.87%) Support Analyst
5 17 (6.03%) Applications Support Analyst
5 17 (6.03%) Consultant
6 13 (4.61%) SQL Developer
6 13 (4.61%) Wintel Engineer
7 12 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
8 11 (3.90%) Project Manager
8 11 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (3.55%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.55%) HTML CSS Developer
9 10 (3.55%) HTML Developer
9 10 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (3.19%) Coordinator
10 9 (3.19%) Junior
11 8 (2.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.25%) HTML
2 37 (13.12%) CSS
3 28 (9.93%) .NET
4 24 (8.51%) ASP.NET
5 23 (8.16%) XML
6 18 (6.38%) jQuery
7 15 (5.32%) REST
8 13 (4.61%) .NET Framework
9 12 (4.26%) Web Services
10 10 (3.55%) Ajax
10 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (3.55%) Entity Framework
10 10 (3.55%) Kendo UI
11 8 (2.84%) Sass
11 8 (2.84%) SOAP
12 7 (2.48%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.48%) Node.js
12 7 (2.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.74%) Driving Licence
3 16 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.32%) CMDB
5 11 (3.90%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.84%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.48%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.06%) Fibre Optics
9 3 (1.06%) Social Media
10 2 (0.71%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.71%) EPoS
10 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.71%) Life Science
10 2 (0.71%) mPOS
10 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) NHS
11 1 (0.35%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.38%) Windows
2 18 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 16 (5.67%) Windows 10
4 10 (3.55%) Unix
5 6 (2.13%) Linux
6 5 (1.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (13.83%) Analytics
4 38 (13.48%) Project Management
5 31 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (10.28%) Data Analysis
7 24 (8.51%) ETL
8 21 (7.45%) Project Delivery
9 19 (6.74%) Visualisation
10 18 (6.38%) Data Modelling
10 18 (6.38%) Data Protection
11 17 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.32%) Migration
12 15 (5.32%) Patch Management
13 14 (4.96%) Data Analytics
13 14 (4.96%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 13 (4.61%) Server Patching
14 13 (4.61%) Software Distribution
14 13 (4.61%) Time Management
14 13 (4.61%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 101 (35.82%) SQL
2 47 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (14.18%) C#
4 30 (10.64%) VB
5 23 (8.16%) PowerShell
5 23 (8.16%) Python
6 19 (6.74%) VBA
7 16 (5.67%) C
8 15 (5.32%) PHP
9 13 (4.61%) VB6
10 11 (3.90%) R
11 10 (3.55%) Java
11 10 (3.55%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.48%) Perl
12 7 (2.48%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.48%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.48%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.42%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (15.60%) Degree
2 28 (9.93%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.96%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.13%) Analytics IQ
6 5 (1.77%) ISEB
6 5 (1.77%) PMP
7 4 (1.42%) CEH
7 4 (1.42%) CISM
7 4 (1.42%) CISSP
7 4 (1.42%) JNCIS
8 3 (1.06%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.71%) APMP
9 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) CCSA
9 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.35%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.35%) CIMA
10 1 (0.35%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.90%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.55%) QA
3 8 (2.84%) PMO
4 4 (1.42%) IEC 62304
4 4 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.06%) IEC 61508
5 3 (1.06%) ISO 13485
5 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.06%) SLA
6 2 (0.71%) GDPR
7 1 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.35%) NCSC
7 1 (0.35%) NIST
System Software
1 16 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.61%) Virtual Desktop
3 13 (4.61%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (4.61%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (4.61%) VMware Server
4 4 (1.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (4.61%) SCCM
1 13 (4.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
1 13 (4.61%) WSUS
2 4 (1.42%) QRadar
Vendors
1 114 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.64%) Oracle
3 28 (9.93%) SAP
4 20 (7.09%) Tableau
5 14 (4.96%) Cisco
5 14 (4.96%) VMware
6 12 (4.26%) Google
7 10 (3.55%) Telerik
8 7 (2.48%) Capita
8 7 (2.48%) DevExpress
9 6 (2.13%) Juniper
10 5 (1.77%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.77%) Sage
11 4 (1.42%) BT
11 4 (1.42%) Cognos
11 4 (1.42%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.42%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.42%) Perforce
12 3 (1.06%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.06%) ServiceNow