Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 116 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 +34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 294 287 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.70% 2.75% 3.35%
As % of the Applications category 33.83% 30.66% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 220 229 303
South West median annual salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% +1.56%
10th Percentile £21,488 £19,950 £20,275
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,600 £47,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -3.85%

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 869 936 1,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.98% 8.98% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 622 788 841
South West median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £20,275 £20,500 £20,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +19 118 £35,500 +18.33% 20
Wiltshire -21 56 £40,000 +32.78% 5
Somerset +17 34 £33,016 -5.67% 9
Dorset -9 33 £27,000 -1.82% 13
Gloucestershire -13 31 £32,500 -9.72% 8
Devon +14 11 £24,500 +2.08% 8
Cornwall -3 8 £20,000 -11.11% 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 130 (44.22%) Microsoft
2 126 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 108 (36.73%) Finance
4 99 (33.67%) SQL
5 89 (30.27%) Microsoft Office
6 79 (26.87%) SQL Server
7 77 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (18.71%) Project Management
10 51 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (17.01%) Data Analysis
12 46 (15.65%) PRINCE2
13 44 (14.97%) Service Delivery
14 43 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
15 40 (13.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 38 (12.93%) ITIL
17 34 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (10.54%) Windows
18 31 (10.54%) SharePoint
19 30 (10.20%) VBA
20 28 (9.52%) Marketing
21 27 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
21 27 (9.18%) SLA
21 27 (9.18%) BusinessObjects
21 27 (9.18%) PMO
22 26 (8.84%) Collaborative Working
22 26 (8.84%) MS Visio
23 24 (8.16%) ISEB
23 24 (8.16%) Degree
24 23 (7.82%) Analytics

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 31 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.36%) SAS
2 4 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.02%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.68%) Confluence
4 2 (0.68%) IIS
4 2 (0.68%) Moodle
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 126 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 89 (30.27%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
4 26 (8.84%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.70%) SPSS
6 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.34%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.34%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Elite 3E
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) FastStats
3 1 (0.34%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (2.38%) Office 365
2 5 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) AdWords
4 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.34%) GitHub
4 1 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Pure360
4 1 (0.34%) Silverpop
4 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.38%) SMS
2 6 (2.04%) Internet
3 4 (1.36%) Intranet
4 3 (1.02%) Firewall
4 3 (1.02%) Skype
4 3 (1.02%) VoIP
5 2 (0.68%) ADSL
5 2 (0.68%) BGP
5 2 (0.68%) OSPF
5 2 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.68%) VPN
5 2 (0.68%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.34%) FTP
6 1 (0.34%) HTTP
6 1 (0.34%) IPv4
6 1 (0.34%) L2TP
6 1 (0.34%) LAN
6 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (9.18%) BusinessObjects
3 27 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (7.14%) MS Access
4 21 (7.14%) Power BI
5 14 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (4.76%) MySQL
6 11 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.72%) QlikView
9 6 (2.04%) PowerPivot
10 4 (1.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (1.36%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.02%) Big Data
11 3 (1.02%) GIS
11 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.70%) JIRA
2 4 (1.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.36%) RStudio
3 2 (0.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.34%) ERwin
4 1 (0.34%) GCC
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.34%) Polyspace
4 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.34%) TestRail
4 1 (0.34%) Toad
4 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (36.73%) Finance
2 28 (9.52%) Marketing
3 13 (4.42%) German Language
3 13 (4.42%) Mandarin Language
4 9 (3.06%) Banking
5 8 (2.72%) Law
5 8 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.04%) Retail
6 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.36%) Back Office
7 4 (1.36%) Legal
8 2 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Military
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (42.86%) Analyst
2 58 (19.73%) Data Analyst
3 33 (11.22%) Developer
4 24 (8.16%) Service Manager
5 23 (7.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 21 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 21 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
7 18 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
7 18 (6.12%) Report Analyst
8 16 (5.44%) PMO Analyst
8 16 (5.44%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.10%) Business Data Analyst
10 14 (4.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 14 (4.76%) Technical Manager
10 14 (4.76%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
10 14 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
11 13 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (4.42%) Service Analyst
11 13 (4.42%) Technical Support
11 13 (4.42%) Technical Support Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.46%) HTML
2 18 (6.12%) XML
3 8 (2.72%) .NET
4 7 (2.38%) Flash
5 6 (2.04%) jQuery
5 6 (2.04%) ODBC
6 5 (1.70%) Ajax
7 4 (1.36%) JSON
8 3 (1.02%) COM
8 3 (1.02%) Web Services
9 2 (0.68%) CSS
10 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.34%) CakePHP
10 1 (0.34%) CGI
10 1 (0.34%) EDI
10 1 (0.34%) EDIFACT
10 1 (0.34%) LAMP
10 1 (0.34%) SOAP
10 1 (0.34%) Spring
10 1 (0.34%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 77 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.46%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.70%) User Experience
7 3 (1.02%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.68%) Replication
9 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.34%) EPoS
9 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Online Games
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) VLE
9 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.54%) Windows
2 8 (2.72%) Linux
2 8 (2.72%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.38%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) CentOS
6 1 (0.34%) LynxOS
6 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) Unix
6 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (18.71%) Project Management
3 51 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (17.01%) Data Analysis
5 46 (15.65%) PRINCE2
6 44 (14.97%) Service Delivery
7 38 (12.93%) ITIL
8 34 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (8.84%) Collaborative Working
10 23 (7.82%) Analytics
11 22 (7.48%) E-Commerce
11 22 (7.48%) ITSM
11 22 (7.48%) Migration
12 20 (6.80%) Service Delivery Management
13 19 (6.46%) Change Control
13 19 (6.46%) Decision-Making
13 19 (6.46%) ERP
14 16 (5.44%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (5.44%) Mathematics
15 15 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 99 (33.67%) SQL
2 30 (10.20%) VBA
3 23 (7.82%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.44%) Python
5 15 (5.10%) C#
6 12 (4.08%) C
6 12 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.40%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.70%) R
8 5 (1.70%) VB
9 4 (1.36%) C++
9 4 (1.36%) Java
9 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.02%) PHP
11 2 (0.68%) Perl
11 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (8.16%) Degree
1 24 (8.16%) ISEB
2 18 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 18 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.36%) DBS Check
5 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.36%) PMP
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.68%) MCSA
6 2 (0.68%) MCSE
7 1 (0.34%) ACCA
7 1 (0.34%) CCNA
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) CIMA
7 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.18%) PMO
1 27 (9.18%) SLA
2 9 (3.06%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.06%) GDPR
3 7 (2.38%) QA
4 6 (2.04%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.34%) COSHH
5 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) 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 2 (0.68%) Ansible
2 2 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 130 (44.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.12%) Capita
3 17 (5.78%) SAP
4 15 (5.10%) Tableau
5 8 (2.72%) Oracle
6 7 (2.38%) Cadence
7 6 (2.04%) Cognos
8 4 (1.36%) Sage
8 4 (1.36%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.02%) Google
9 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.68%) Adobe
10 2 (0.68%) Cisco
10 2 (0.68%) VMware
11 1 (0.34%) Citrix
11 1 (0.34%) Dell
11 1 (0.34%) EMC
11 1 (0.34%) HP
11 1 (0.34%) IBM
11 1 (0.34%) QNX