Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 129 117
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 -40
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 230 275 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.36% 2.75% 2.82%
As % of the Applications category 21.99% 32.31% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 156 224 224
South West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,075 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,125 £54,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 1,046 851 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.73% 8.51% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 546 648 838
South West median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £55,125 £49,000 £54,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +13 97 £32,500 - 21
Wiltshire -9 33 £37,500 +17.19% 17
Somerset +9 28 £37,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -4 26 £29,750 +17.82% 9
Dorset -8 23 £27,000 -36.47% 2
Cornwall +25 17 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Devon -2 5 £38,500 +58.76% 4
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 129 (56.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 96 (41.74%) Finance
3 88 (38.26%) Microsoft Office
4 81 (35.22%) Microsoft
5 71 (30.87%) SQL
6 57 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (23.48%) ITIL
8 52 (22.61%) Microsoft Project
9 51 (22.17%) PRINCE2
10 50 (21.74%) Project Management
11 44 (19.13%) Service Delivery
12 43 (18.70%) SLA
12 43 (18.70%) PMO
13 41 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (17.39%) SharePoint
15 34 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (13.04%) MS Visio
17 28 (12.17%) GDPR
18 26 (11.30%) Data Protection
18 26 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (11.30%) Degree
19 24 (10.43%) Data Analysis
20 22 (9.57%) VBA
21 21 (9.13%) SQL Server
21 21 (9.13%) Problem-Solving
22 20 (8.70%) Data Centre
22 20 (8.70%) XML
23 19 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 19 (8.26%) Contract Management
23 19 (8.26%) Performance Management

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 40 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.61%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.30%) IIS
4 3 (1.30%) SAS
5 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.43%) JBoss
6 1 (0.43%) Moodle
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 129 (56.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 88 (38.26%) Microsoft Office
3 52 (22.61%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (13.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) FastStats
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Primavera
3 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.22%) Office 365
2 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.43%) G Suite
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.04%) Firewall
2 5 (2.17%) VPN
3 4 (1.74%) Skype
4 3 (1.30%) WAN
4 3 (1.30%) Wireless
5 2 (0.87%) Internet
5 2 (0.87%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.43%) VLAN
6 1 (0.43%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (7.39%) Power BI
4 7 (3.04%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.17%) MS Access
5 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.74%) MySQL
7 3 (1.30%) GIS
7 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.87%) Big Data
8 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.87%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.87%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.43%) EDMS
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) OLAP
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.30%) RStudio
2 2 (0.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.43%) Hudson
3 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.43%) TestRail
General
1 96 (41.74%) Finance
2 10 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.48%) Marketing
4 6 (2.61%) Automotive
5 5 (2.17%) Back Office
5 5 (2.17%) Retail
6 3 (1.30%) Law
7 2 (0.87%) Electronics
7 2 (0.87%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (38.70%) Analyst
2 35 (15.22%) Service Manager
3 24 (10.43%) PMO Analyst
4 20 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 19 (8.26%) Data Analyst
6 17 (7.39%) Delivery Manager
6 17 (7.39%) Developer
6 17 (7.39%) Services Delivery Manager
6 17 (7.39%) Support Manager
7 16 (6.96%) Service Support Manager
8 15 (6.52%) Technical Manager
8 15 (6.52%) Technical Services Manager
9 14 (6.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 14 (6.09%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
10 11 (4.78%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.91%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.48%) Administrator
12 8 (3.48%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.48%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.48%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.70%) XML
2 14 (6.09%) HTML
3 12 (5.22%) XSL
4 2 (0.87%) .NET
4 2 (0.87%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.43%) EDI
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) LDAP
5 1 (0.43%) SAML
5 1 (0.43%) Spring
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) WinForms
5 1 (0.43%) WPF
5 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.35%) Fintech
5 8 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.30%) PMI
7 3 (1.30%) Tandem
8 2 (0.87%) Acoustics
8 2 (0.87%) CMDB
8 2 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.43%) RIA
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.65%) Windows
2 5 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 5 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.74%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.87%) Linux
6 1 (0.43%) AIX
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 54 (23.48%) ITIL
3 51 (22.17%) PRINCE2
4 50 (21.74%) Project Management
5 44 (19.13%) Service Delivery
6 34 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (11.30%) Data Protection
8 24 (10.43%) Data Analysis
9 21 (9.13%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (8.26%) Contract Management
10 19 (8.26%) Performance Management
11 18 (7.83%) ITSM
12 16 (6.96%) Critical Success Factor
12 16 (6.96%) Escalation Management
12 16 (6.96%) Service Delivery Management
12 16 (6.96%) Statistics
13 15 (6.52%) CRM
13 15 (6.52%) Time Management
14 14 (6.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 71 (30.87%) SQL
2 22 (9.57%) VBA
3 8 (3.48%) C
4 6 (2.61%) VB
5 5 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.30%) Java
6 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.87%) C#
7 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.87%) Python
7 2 (0.87%) VB6
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (11.30%) Degree
2 15 (6.52%) ISEB
3 12 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.91%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.48%) PMP
5 8 (3.48%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.74%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.87%) MAPM
8 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.43%) ACCA
9 1 (0.43%) HNC
9 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.43%) MCP
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.43%) OCP
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (18.70%) PMO
1 43 (18.70%) SLA
2 28 (12.17%) GDPR
3 4 (1.74%) QA
4 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.43%) IFRS
6 1 (0.43%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 81 (35.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.22%) Tableau
3 11 (4.78%) LANSA
4 8 (3.48%) Oracle
5 3 (1.30%) Google
5 3 (1.30%) Sage
5 3 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.30%) SAP
5 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco
6 2 (0.87%) Civica
6 2 (0.87%) Facebook
6 2 (0.87%) HP
6 2 (0.87%) Meraki
7 1 (0.43%) Apple
7 1 (0.43%) Avaya
7 1 (0.43%) Cognos
7 1 (0.43%) EMC
7 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.43%) Trillium