Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
England > South West
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 133 82
Rank change year-on-year -3 -51 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 253 238 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.37% 2.35% 3.80%
As % of the Applications category 28.88% 27.05% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 200 185 344
South West median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £20,450 £18,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% -2.60%

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 876 880 1,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.22% 8.70% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 619 744 877
South West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10th Percentile £19,700 £20,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £48,750
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -26 75 £32,500 - 24
Wiltshire -5 45 £33,000 +10.00% 15
Gloucestershire +35 43 £28,750 -11.20% 4
Dorset -8 32 £40,000 +45.45% 12
Somerset +4 28 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Cornwall -9 15 £30,500 +35.56% 1
Devon +20 11 £24,250 -16.38% 4
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 105 (41.50%) SQL
2 99 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 91 (35.97%) Finance
4 88 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 71 (28.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 70 (27.67%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
8 54 (21.34%) Microsoft Office
9 43 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (16.60%) Project Management
10 42 (16.60%) Degree
11 37 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
12 36 (14.23%) Data Analysis
12 36 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
14 30 (11.86%) Power BI
15 28 (11.07%) MS Visio
15 28 (11.07%) PRINCE2
16 27 (10.67%) Windows
16 27 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (10.28%) Analytics
17 26 (10.28%) ITIL
18 25 (9.88%) Decision-Making
19 24 (9.49%) MySQL
19 24 (9.49%) BusinessObjects
20 23 (9.09%) Tableau
20 23 (9.09%) Marketing
21 22 (8.70%) T-SQL
21 22 (8.70%) ETL
22 21 (8.30%) VBA

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 13 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.19%) SAS
4 1 (0.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 71 (28.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 54 (21.34%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (11.07%) MS Visio
4 21 (8.30%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.58%) SPSS
6 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.40%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.40%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Eloqua
2 4 (1.58%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.40%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) FastStats
4 1 (0.40%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.77%) Office 365
2 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.19%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.19%) PaaS
5 2 (0.79%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (0.79%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Pure360
6 1 (0.40%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) Internet
2 4 (1.58%) Intranet
2 4 (1.58%) SMS
3 3 (1.19%) BGP
3 3 (1.19%) OSPF
3 3 (1.19%) VoIP
4 2 (0.79%) Firewall
4 2 (0.79%) WAN
4 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.40%) 3G
5 1 (0.40%) 4G
5 1 (0.40%) ADSL
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.40%) DHCP
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) LAN
5 1 (0.40%) LTE
5 1 (0.40%) MPLS
5 1 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (11.86%) Power BI
5 27 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (9.49%) BusinessObjects
6 24 (9.49%) MySQL
7 14 (5.53%) MS Access
8 13 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (3.56%) QlikView
11 6 (2.37%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (1.58%) Big Data
12 4 (1.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (1.58%) PowerPivot
12 4 (1.58%) Semantic Layer
13 3 (1.19%) GIS
14 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) JIRA
2 3 (1.19%) ERwin
2 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) RStudio
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.40%) TestRail
General
1 91 (35.97%) Finance
2 23 (9.09%) Marketing
3 12 (4.74%) Law
4 9 (3.56%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.77%) Banking
5 7 (2.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.98%) Legal
6 5 (1.98%) Retail
7 4 (1.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.79%) Electronics
8 2 (0.79%) Front Office
8 2 (0.79%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Military
9 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 118 (46.64%) Analyst
2 56 (22.13%) Data Analyst
3 32 (12.65%) Developer
4 22 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 17 (6.72%) Project Manager
6 16 (6.32%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 16 (6.32%) Service Manager
7 15 (5.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (5.14%) Coordinator
8 13 (5.14%) Service Analyst
8 13 (5.14%) SQL Developer
9 11 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
10 10 (3.95%) Business Developer
10 10 (3.95%) Graduate
10 10 (3.95%) IT Analyst
11 9 (3.56%) Junior
12 8 (3.16%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.16%) Technical Manager
12 8 (3.16%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.14%) Web Services
2 11 (4.35%) HTML
3 8 (3.16%) LAMP
4 5 (1.98%) .NET
4 5 (1.98%) REST
5 3 (1.19%) EDI
5 3 (1.19%) EDIFACT
5 3 (1.19%) Flash
6 2 (0.79%) Ajax
6 2 (0.79%) jQuery
6 2 (0.79%) XML
7 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.40%) COM
7 1 (0.40%) CSS
7 1 (0.40%) JSON
7 1 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (27.67%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.74%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.37%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.58%) User Experience
8 3 (1.19%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.79%) CMDB
9 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.79%) Fintech
9 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.79%) Social Media
10 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.40%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.40%) Online Games
10 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.67%) Windows
2 15 (5.93%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.95%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.16%) Linux
5 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Unix
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (16.60%) Project Management
3 37 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (14.23%) Data Analysis
4 36 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (11.07%) PRINCE2
6 26 (10.28%) Analytics
6 26 (10.28%) ITIL
7 25 (9.88%) Decision-Making
8 22 (8.70%) ETL
9 21 (8.30%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (6.72%) ERP
11 15 (5.93%) Migration
12 14 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.53%) CRM
12 14 (5.53%) Data Management
12 14 (5.53%) Service Delivery Management
13 13 (5.14%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (5.14%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 105 (41.50%) SQL
2 22 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 21 (8.30%) VBA
4 9 (3.56%) C#
5 8 (3.16%) C
5 8 (3.16%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.16%) Python
5 8 (3.16%) VBScript
6 4 (1.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.58%) VB
7 3 (1.19%) Java
7 3 (1.19%) R
8 2 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.40%) C++
9 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.40%) Perl
9 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.40%) U-SQL
9 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (16.60%) Degree
2 20 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.53%) ISEB
5 12 (4.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.16%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.58%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.79%) APMP
10 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) MCSE
11 1 (0.40%) CCNP
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.40%) MCSA
11 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.40%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.51%) SLA
2 14 (5.53%) QA
3 9 (3.56%) Data Quality
3 9 (3.56%) PMO
4 4 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.40%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) vSphere
2 1 (0.40%) XenApp
2 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.79%) Ansible
2 2 (0.79%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.09%) Tableau
3 13 (5.14%) SAP
4 9 (3.56%) Oracle
5 5 (1.98%) Cognos
5 5 (1.98%) Marketo
5 5 (1.98%) VMware
6 4 (1.58%) Capita
6 4 (1.58%) Google
7 3 (1.19%) Cadence
7 3 (1.19%) EMC
7 3 (1.19%) Sage
7 3 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.79%) Adobe
8 2 (0.79%) Cisco
8 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.40%) F5
9 1 (0.40%) iManage
9 1 (0.40%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.40%) Palo Alto