Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South West
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 110 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 294 314 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.85% 3.09% 3.19%
As % of the Applications category 34.63% 33.76% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 228 245 282
South West median annual salary £34,250 £31,000 £34,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.48% -9.16% +6.64%
10th Percentile £22,138 £21,300 £19,800
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 849 930 1,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.24% 9.14% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 652 762 864
South West median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +1.56%
10th Percentile £20,513 £21,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,900 £48,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 112 £35,000 +14.75% 29
Wiltshire -24 56 £40,000 +33.33% 17
Dorset -4 36 £27,000 -1.82% 8
Somerset +27 34 £35,000 -2.10% 4
Gloucestershire -14 24 £30,000 -6.25% 12
Cornwall - 21 £35,000 - 5
Devon +13 10 £25,000 - 6
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 144 (48.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 133 (45.24%) Finance
3 132 (44.90%) Microsoft
4 103 (35.03%) Microsoft Office
5 90 (30.61%) SQL
6 78 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (23.13%) Microsoft Project
8 65 (22.11%) SQL Server
9 63 (21.43%) PRINCE2
10 58 (19.73%) Project Management
11 57 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 55 (18.71%) Data Analysis
12 55 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
13 54 (18.37%) SharePoint
14 49 (16.67%) Service Delivery
15 44 (14.97%) ITIL
16 40 (13.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 40 (13.61%) PMO
17 34 (11.56%) VBA
18 31 (10.54%) MS Visio
18 31 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
19 30 (10.20%) SLA
19 30 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
20 27 (9.18%) Windows
21 26 (8.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 25 (8.50%) E-Commerce
23 24 (8.16%) JavaScript
23 24 (8.16%) Marketing
24 23 (7.82%) Change Control
24 23 (7.82%) Migration

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 54 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.72%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.70%) IIS
4 3 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.02%) Moodle
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 144 (48.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 103 (35.03%) Microsoft Office
3 68 (23.13%) Microsoft Project
4 31 (10.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.68%) SPSS
6 1 (0.34%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (3.06%) Office 365
2 7 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.70%) SaaS
4 3 (1.02%) IaaS
4 3 (1.02%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) AdWords
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.34%) G Suite
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.72%) Skype
2 6 (2.04%) VPN
3 5 (1.70%) Firewall
4 4 (1.36%) Internet
4 4 (1.36%) SMS
5 3 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.68%) ADSL
6 2 (0.68%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.34%) FTP
7 1 (0.34%) HTTP
7 1 (0.34%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) IPsec
7 1 (0.34%) IPv4
7 1 (0.34%) L2TP
7 1 (0.34%) MPLS
7 1 (0.34%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (6.80%) MS Access
4 19 (6.46%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (6.46%) Power BI
5 17 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.74%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.72%) MySQL
8 6 (2.04%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.70%) QlikView
10 4 (1.36%) Big Data
10 4 (1.36%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.36%) PowerPivot
10 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.02%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (1.02%) GIS
11 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.68%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.36%) JIRA
2 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.02%) RStudio
3 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.34%) GCC
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.34%) Polyspace
3 1 (0.34%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) TestRail
3 1 (0.34%) Toad
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 133 (45.24%) Finance
2 24 (8.16%) Marketing
3 14 (4.76%) German Language
3 14 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (2.04%) Back Office
4 6 (2.04%) Retail
5 5 (1.70%) Automotive
5 5 (1.70%) Banking
5 5 (1.70%) Electronics
6 4 (1.36%) Law
6 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (42.18%) Analyst
2 57 (19.39%) Data Analyst
3 28 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 25 (8.50%) Project Manager
5 20 (6.80%) Developer
6 18 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 18 (6.12%) PMO Analyst
7 16 (5.44%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (5.44%) Services Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.10%) Report Analyst
8 15 (5.10%) Support Manager
9 14 (4.76%) Technical Support
10 13 (4.42%) Administrator
10 13 (4.42%) Business Data Analyst
10 13 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
10 13 (4.42%) Support Analyst
10 13 (4.42%) Technical Support Executive
11 11 (3.74%) Technical Manager
11 11 (3.74%) Technical Services Manager
12 10 (3.40%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.14%) XML
2 17 (5.78%) HTML
3 9 (3.06%) .NET
4 6 (2.04%) jQuery
4 6 (2.04%) ODBC
5 5 (1.70%) Ajax
6 4 (1.36%) Flash
6 4 (1.36%) JSON
7 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.68%) COM
7 2 (0.68%) CSS
7 2 (0.68%) EDI
7 2 (0.68%) Web Services
7 2 (0.68%) WinForms
7 2 (0.68%) WPF
8 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.34%) REST
8 1 (0.34%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 78 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.38%) Fintech
6 6 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.02%) Acoustics
7 3 (1.02%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.02%) Tandem
7 3 (1.02%) User Experience
8 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (0.68%) Replication
8 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.34%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.34%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.18%) Windows
2 7 (2.38%) Windows 10
3 6 (2.04%) Linux
4 4 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) LynxOS
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 58 (19.73%) Project Management
3 57 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (18.71%) Data Analysis
5 49 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 44 (14.97%) ITIL
7 31 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (8.50%) E-Commerce
10 23 (7.82%) Change Control
10 23 (7.82%) Collaborative Working
10 23 (7.82%) Migration
11 21 (7.14%) Analytics
12 20 (6.80%) Line Management
13 19 (6.46%) Decision-Making
13 19 (6.46%) Service Delivery Management
14 17 (5.78%) ITSM
15 16 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (5.44%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (30.61%) SQL
2 34 (11.56%) VBA
3 24 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.78%) C#
4 17 (5.78%) Python
5 15 (5.10%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.40%) C
7 9 (3.06%) VB
8 7 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.02%) C++
10 3 (1.02%) PHP
10 3 (1.02%) R
10 3 (1.02%) VB6
11 2 (0.68%) Java
11 2 (0.68%) Perl
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) OpenEdge ABL
12 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (7.48%) Degree
3 15 (5.10%) ISEB
4 12 (4.08%) PMP
4 12 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.06%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.70%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.68%) MCSA
10 1 (0.34%) ACCA
10 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.34%) CCNA
10 1 (0.34%) CCNP
10 1 (0.34%) CIMA
10 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.34%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.61%) PMO
2 30 (10.20%) SLA
3 15 (5.10%) GDPR
4 10 (3.40%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.04%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.70%) QA
7 1 (0.34%) COSHH
7 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
3 1 (0.34%) XenApp
3 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 132 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.08%) Tableau
3 10 (3.40%) SAP
4 9 (3.06%) Oracle
5 6 (2.04%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.70%) Cognos
6 5 (1.70%) Google
6 5 (1.70%) Sage
7 4 (1.36%) Cadence
7 4 (1.36%) VMware
8 3 (1.02%) EMC
9 2 (0.68%) HP
9 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.34%) Civica
10 1 (0.34%) Facebook
10 1 (0.34%) Ivanti
10 1 (0.34%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.34%) Planview
10 1 (0.34%) QNX
10 1 (0.34%) Xamarin