Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 115 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 -38 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 277 300 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.74% 2.86% 3.67%
As % of the Applications category 32.28% 29.70% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 226 227 329
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,875 £54,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -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 West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 858 1,010 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.48% 9.62% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 654 844 853
South West median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% +3.17% -3.08%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £48,925 £54,000 £48,650
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the South West

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the South West.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the South West

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the South West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the South West

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Bristol -40 100 £32,500 -14.47% 21
Gloucestershire +28 50 £25,000 -28.57% 9
Somerset -1 33 £37,500 +36.36% 7
Dorset +10 31 £42,500 +54.55% 10
Wiltshire -15 31 £32,000 +28.00% 8
Cornwall +2 15 £30,500 +15.09% 3
Devon -1 10 £24,250 -27.61% 5
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 133 (48.01%) SQL
2 132 (47.65%) Microsoft
3 114 (41.16%) SQL Server
4 99 (35.74%) Business Intelligence
5 96 (34.66%) Finance
6 82 (29.60%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (22.38%) Microsoft Office
7 62 (22.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 59 (21.30%) Degree
9 56 (20.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 50 (18.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 44 (15.88%) T-SQL
11 44 (15.88%) Power BI
12 42 (15.16%) Data Warehouse
12 42 (15.16%) Data Analysis
13 40 (14.44%) ETL
14 36 (13.00%) BusinessObjects
15 34 (12.27%) VBA
16 33 (11.91%) Analytics
17 32 (11.55%) Crystal Reports
18 30 (10.83%) Windows
18 30 (10.83%) MS Visio
18 30 (10.83%) Tableau
19 29 (10.47%) QlikView
19 29 (10.47%) SharePoint
20 26 (9.39%) Data Modelling
21 25 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
22 24 (8.66%) Marketing
22 24 (8.66%) ITIL
23 23 (8.30%) MySQL

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 29 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.17%) IIS
3 6 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.44%) SAS
6 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.36%) Moodle
8 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 62 (22.38%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (20.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 30 (10.83%) MS Visio
4 19 (6.86%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.08%) SPSS
5 3 (1.08%) SPSS Modeler
6 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Eloqua
2 5 (1.81%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (1.81%) SAP Business One
3 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.08%) Office 365
3 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.72%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.17%) SMS
2 2 (0.72%) BGP
2 2 (0.72%) Broadband
2 2 (0.72%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) OSPF
2 2 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.36%) 3G
3 1 (0.36%) 4G
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) LTE
3 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.36%) VPN
3 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (41.16%) SQL Server
2 62 (22.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (18.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (15.88%) Power BI
5 42 (15.16%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (13.00%) BusinessObjects
7 32 (11.55%) Crystal Reports
8 29 (10.47%) QlikView
9 23 (8.30%) MySQL
10 20 (7.22%) MS Access
11 12 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (3.61%) Microsoft Power View
12 10 (3.61%) Qlik Sense
13 9 (3.25%) PerformancePoint
14 8 (2.89%) Semantic Layer
15 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
18 3 (1.08%) Data Mining
18 3 (1.08%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (4.33%) ERwin
2 7 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.44%) JIRA
5 3 (1.08%) RStudio
6 2 (0.72%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.72%) TestRail
General
1 96 (34.66%) Finance
2 24 (8.66%) Marketing
3 12 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.97%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.61%) Law
5 10 (3.61%) Retail
6 7 (2.53%) Electronics
7 5 (1.81%) Legal
8 4 (1.44%) Back Office
9 3 (1.08%) Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.36%) Military
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (51.99%) Analyst
2 54 (19.49%) Data Analyst
3 38 (13.72%) Developer
4 27 (9.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 23 (8.30%) SQL Developer
6 21 (7.58%) SQL Analyst
7 19 (6.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 19 (6.86%) Support Analyst
8 17 (6.14%) SQL Server Developer
9 16 (5.78%) SQL BI Developer
10 14 (5.05%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
11 13 (4.69%) Business Developer
11 13 (4.69%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.69%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 12 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (3.61%) Consultant
13 10 (3.61%) Coordinator
13 10 (3.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.58%) .NET
2 20 (7.22%) Web Services
3 14 (5.05%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.33%) Classic ASP
5 10 (3.61%) HTML
6 8 (2.89%) LAMP
6 8 (2.89%) REST
7 5 (1.81%) Flash
7 5 (1.81%) XML
8 3 (1.08%) JSON
8 3 (1.08%) WCF
9 2 (0.72%) EDI
9 2 (0.72%) EDIFACT
9 2 (0.72%) Mason
10 1 (0.36%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 82 (29.60%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.81%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.81%) Social Media
6 2 (0.72%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.72%) CMDB
6 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.72%) Fintech
6 2 (0.72%) iPad
6 2 (0.72%) NHS
6 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) PMI
7 1 (0.36%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.36%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.83%) Windows
2 12 (4.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (3.97%) Windows 10
3 11 (3.97%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.17%) Linux
6 2 (0.72%) Android
6 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (35.74%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (15.16%) Data Analysis
3 40 (14.44%) ETL
4 33 (11.91%) Analytics
5 26 (9.39%) Data Modelling
6 25 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.66%) ITIL
8 23 (8.30%) Data Management
9 22 (7.94%) Project Management
9 22 (7.94%) Visualisation
10 20 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (7.22%) Data Visualisation
11 19 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (6.50%) CRM
13 17 (6.14%) Data Mapping
13 17 (6.14%) ERP
13 17 (6.14%) Mathematics
13 17 (6.14%) Migration
13 17 (6.14%) PRINCE2
14 14 (5.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 133 (48.01%) SQL
2 44 (15.88%) T-SQL
3 34 (12.27%) VBA
4 14 (5.05%) C#
5 13 (4.69%) Java
6 12 (4.33%) PHP
6 12 (4.33%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.61%) VBScript
8 7 (2.53%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.17%) C
9 6 (2.17%) VB
10 2 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.72%) Python
11 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.36%) R
11 1 (0.36%) U-SQL
11 1 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 59 (21.30%) Degree
2 22 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (3.25%) ISEB
5 9 (3.25%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (2.89%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.89%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.53%) APMP
8 6 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.08%) PMP
10 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.72%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.36%) AAT
11 1 (0.36%) Analytics IQ
11 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.14%) PMO
2 12 (4.33%) QA
3 11 (3.97%) SLA
4 10 (3.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.36%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 132 (47.65%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.83%) Tableau
3 12 (4.33%) Remedy
3 12 (4.33%) SAP
4 10 (3.61%) Cognos
5 9 (3.25%) Oracle
6 6 (2.17%) Google
6 6 (2.17%) Marketo
7 5 (1.81%) Cadence
7 5 (1.81%) Nintex
8 4 (1.44%) VMware
9 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.72%) BMC
10 2 (0.72%) EMC
10 2 (0.72%) IBM
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe
11 1 (0.36%) Citrix
11 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow