Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 98 85
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 875 999 1,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.06% 3.26% 3.46%
As % of the Applications category 33.46% 34.35% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 722 814 979
South East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,525 £55,200
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -6.25%

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 2,615 2,908 3,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.14% 9.49% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,093 2,299 2,535
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 +8 357 £42,500 +13.33% 59
Surrey +29 235 £40,000 +0.63% 27
Berkshire +6 196 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Hampshire +8 154 £35,000 +7.69% 22
Buckinghamshire +10 106 £35,000 +11.11% 27
West Sussex -4 71 £41,750 +28.46% 4
Oxfordshire -5 54 £42,500 +46.55% 13
Kent -42 22 £35,000 +27.27% 6
East Sussex -52 16 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Middlesex +6 9 £43,750 +12.90% 1
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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.

1 410 (46.86%) Microsoft
2 285 (32.57%) SQL
3 262 (29.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 255 (29.14%) Finance
5 241 (27.54%) Microsoft Office
6 176 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
7 168 (19.20%) Degree
8 151 (17.26%) Project Management
9 147 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
9 147 (16.80%) Problem-Solving
10 146 (16.69%) SQL Server
11 128 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (13.49%) Windows
13 90 (10.29%) ITIL
14 89 (10.17%) MS Visio
15 85 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 85 (9.71%) Marketing
16 81 (9.26%) Analytics
16 81 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 78 (8.91%) VBA
18 73 (8.34%) SLA
19 72 (8.23%) Active Directory
19 72 (8.23%) CRM
20 70 (8.00%) SAP
21 69 (7.89%) Power BI
22 68 (7.77%) Data Analysis
23 67 (7.66%) Oracle
24 66 (7.54%) T-SQL
25 64 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
26 63 (7.20%) SharePoint

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 63 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 30 (3.43%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (1.49%) Skype for Business
4 11 (1.26%) CMS
4 11 (1.26%) SAS
5 10 (1.14%) Confluence
6 9 (1.03%) ArcGIS
6 9 (1.03%) IIS
7 6 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.34%) WordPress
10 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.11%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.11%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 262 (29.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 241 (27.54%) Microsoft Office
3 89 (10.17%) MS Visio
4 52 (5.94%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (3.09%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (1.26%) AutoCAD
7 9 (1.03%) FrameMaker
8 8 (0.91%) SPSS
9 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.34%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.11%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 22 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.34%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle AGIS
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.23%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.23%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.26%) Office 365
2 25 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
4 14 (1.60%) Google Analytics
5 12 (1.37%) SaaS
6 8 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.80%) AdWords
8 6 (0.69%) Google Tag Manager
9 5 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.34%) IaaS
12 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.11%) Veeva
13 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
2 29 (3.31%) LAN
3 28 (3.20%) Internet
4 25 (2.86%) Wireless
5 24 (2.74%) VoIP
6 20 (2.29%) WAN
7 19 (2.17%) VPN
8 17 (1.94%) Firewall
9 12 (1.37%) TCP/IP
10 11 (1.26%) Skype
10 11 (1.26%) WebEx
11 10 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (1.03%) Intranet
12 9 (1.03%) WLAN
13 8 (0.91%) Bluetooth
13 8 (0.91%) SAN
14 7 (0.80%) Broadband
15 5 (0.57%) PPP
15 5 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
15 5 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 85 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 81 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (7.89%) Power BI
5 64 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 33 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
9 26 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (2.63%) MS Access
11 22 (2.51%) Crystal Reports
11 22 (2.51%) RDBMS
11 22 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (2.40%) MySQL
13 19 (2.17%) Data Mining
14 17 (1.94%) Big Data
15 13 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (1.37%) GIS
17 11 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (1.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 34 (3.89%) JIRA
2 24 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (0.69%) LSMW
6 3 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.23%) ERwin
7 2 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.11%) FrontPage
8 1 (0.11%) Hudson
8 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.11%) Selenium
8 1 (0.11%) Serena SBM
8 1 (0.11%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.11%) Toad
8 1 (0.11%) VersionOne
General
1 255 (29.14%) Finance
2 85 (9.71%) Marketing
3 46 (5.26%) Retail
4 42 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 22 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.40%) Back Office
8 19 (2.17%) Advertising
9 15 (1.71%) Automotive
10 14 (1.60%) Billing
11 12 (1.37%) Legal
12 11 (1.26%) Banking
12 11 (1.26%) French Language
12 11 (1.26%) German Language
13 9 (1.03%) Spanish Language
14 8 (0.91%) Russian Language
15 5 (0.57%) Electronics
15 5 (0.57%) Korean Language
15 5 (0.57%) Publishing
16 4 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 324 (37.03%) Analyst
2 101 (11.54%) Developer
3 62 (7.09%) Support Analyst
4 59 (6.74%) Data Analyst
5 55 (6.29%) Project Manager
6 46 (5.26%) Administrator
7 45 (5.14%) Business Analyst
7 45 (5.14%) Service Analyst
8 40 (4.57%) Consultant
9 39 (4.46%) Graduate
10 34 (3.89%) SQL Developer
11 33 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 31 (3.54%) Junior
13 30 (3.43%) Applications Support
13 30 (3.43%) SQL Analyst
14 29 (3.31%) Support Engineer
15 27 (3.09%) Service Desk Analyst
16 25 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
16 25 (2.86%) DBA
16 25 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.03%) HTML
2 36 (4.11%) .NET
3 25 (2.86%) CSS
4 19 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 16 (1.83%) XML
6 11 (1.26%) JSON
7 7 (0.80%) jQuery
8 6 (0.69%) Ajax
8 6 (0.69%) XSL
9 5 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (0.57%) BAPI
9 5 (0.57%) IDoc
9 5 (0.57%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.46%) WCF
10 4 (0.46%) Web Services
11 3 (0.34%) HTML5
11 3 (0.34%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (0.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 176 (20.11%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (7.20%) Self-Motivation
3 53 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 35 (4.00%) Virtual Team
5 27 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.09%) Data Centre
6 26 (2.97%) Driving Licence
7 21 (2.40%) Life Science
8 17 (1.94%) e-Learning
8 17 (1.94%) Fintech
9 15 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.71%) EPoS
10 13 (1.49%) CMDB
11 10 (1.14%) Handset
12 9 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
13 8 (0.91%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.80%) Social Media
14 7 (0.80%) User Experience
14 7 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 118 (13.49%) Windows
2 41 (4.69%) Windows 10
3 30 (3.43%) Linux
4 29 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.09%) Unix
6 26 (2.97%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.80%) Solaris
9 5 (0.57%) AIX
9 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.46%) Android
11 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (17.26%) Project Management
2 147 (16.80%) Business Intelligence
2 147 (16.80%) Problem-Solving
3 128 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (10.29%) ITIL
5 81 (9.26%) Analytics
6 72 (8.23%) CRM
7 68 (7.77%) Data Analysis
8 59 (6.74%) Data Management
8 59 (6.74%) ITSM
9 54 (6.17%) ETL
10 52 (5.94%) PRINCE2
11 48 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 47 (5.37%) Service Management
13 46 (5.26%) Service Delivery
14 45 (5.14%) Decision-Making
14 45 (5.14%) Mathematics
14 45 (5.14%) Migration
15 39 (4.46%) Scrum
16 38 (4.34%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 285 (32.57%) SQL
2 78 (8.91%) VBA
3 66 (7.54%) T-SQL
4 48 (5.49%) JavaScript
5 40 (4.57%) C#
6 36 (4.11%) C
7 21 (2.40%) Java
7 21 (2.40%) R
8 20 (2.29%) Python
9 19 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.06%) C++
10 18 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 16 (1.83%) VB
12 15 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.80%) VBScript
14 5 (0.57%) ABAP
14 5 (0.57%) PHP
15 4 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (0.34%) Perl
16 3 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 168 (19.20%) Degree
2 37 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.29%) A+ Certification
6 16 (1.83%) PhD
7 14 (1.60%) ISEB
8 10 (1.14%) CIMA
9 9 (1.03%) HND
9 9 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.91%) CIPD
10 8 (0.91%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.69%) ACCA
12 6 (0.69%) Analytics IQ
12 6 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.69%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
14 4 (0.46%) HNC
14 4 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.34%) SLA
2 47 (5.37%) QA
3 45 (5.14%) PMO
4 36 (4.11%) Data Quality
5 29 (3.31%) GDPR
6 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.23%) COBIT
8 2 (0.23%) GxP
System Software
1 72 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.80%) Firmware
5 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.11%) GPFS
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (1.14%) SCCM
2 8 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 410 (46.86%) Microsoft
2 70 (8.00%) SAP
3 67 (7.66%) Oracle
4 37 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
5 34 (3.89%) Tableau
6 29 (3.31%) VMware
7 26 (2.97%) Citrix
8 23 (2.63%) Google
9 20 (2.29%) Remedy
10 17 (1.94%) Cisco
11 16 (1.83%) IBM
12 15 (1.71%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.26%) hybris
14 8 (0.91%) Adobe
14 8 (0.91%) ESRI
15 7 (0.80%) HP
15 7 (0.80%) Snow
16 6 (0.69%) BMC
16 6 (0.69%) Informatica
17 5 (0.57%) NetApp