Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 86 77
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 413 518 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 3.38% 3.30% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 37.24% 38.34% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 338 392 450
Thames Valley median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,533
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +14.63% -18.58%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,125 £20,475
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,125 £53,300
South East median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -7.04%

Microsoft Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1109 1351 1809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 9.08% 8.60% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1040 1248
Thames Valley median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,400 £22,225 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £61,625
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in the Thames Valley

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in the Thames Valley

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in the Thames Valley

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Berkshire -11 211 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Buckinghamshire -3 141 £30,000 -9.09% 10
Oxfordshire +27 65 £30,000 +2.56% 7
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 174 (42.13%) Microsoft
2 148 (35.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 142 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
4 139 (33.66%) SQL
5 126 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
6 95 (23.00%) Finance
6 95 (23.00%) Degree
7 83 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
8 74 (17.92%) Marketing
9 57 (13.80%) Project Management
10 55 (13.32%) Data Analysis
11 54 (13.08%) SQL Server
12 45 (10.90%) VBA
13 42 (10.17%) MS Visio
13 42 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 41 (9.93%) Internet
15 40 (9.69%) Analytics
16 39 (9.44%) PRINCE2
17 38 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (9.20%) Test Scripting
18 37 (8.96%) SLA
18 37 (8.96%) HP
19 36 (8.72%) Mathematics
20 35 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
21 33 (7.99%) Java
22 32 (7.75%) Test Automation
23 31 (7.51%) QA
23 31 (7.51%) ITIL
24 30 (7.26%) VB
25 29 (7.02%) Windows

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 21 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.18%) SAS
3 4 (0.97%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.73%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 148 (35.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 142 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (10.17%) MS Visio
4 35 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (2.18%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.73%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.73%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.24%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.21%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.97%) Traffica
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.73%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.73%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.73%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.48%) FastStats
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.15%) SaaS
2 12 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.21%) Office 365
5 3 (0.73%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.93%) Internet
2 22 (5.33%) Network Security
3 20 (4.84%) Firewall
3 20 (4.84%) VPN
4 6 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.45%) Intranet
4 6 (1.45%) MPLS
4 6 (1.45%) VLAN
5 5 (1.21%) BGP
5 5 (1.21%) OSPF
5 5 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (1.21%) WAN
6 4 (0.97%) 2G
6 4 (0.97%) 3G
6 4 (0.97%) GPRS
6 4 (0.97%) GSM
6 4 (0.97%) LAN
6 4 (0.97%) LTE
6 4 (0.97%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (0.97%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.81%) Power BI
3 23 (5.57%) Relational Database
3 23 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (4.84%) QlikView
5 18 (4.36%) BusinessObjects
5 18 (4.36%) MS Access
6 17 (4.12%) Big Data
7 14 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.15%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.18%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.45%) GIS
12 6 (1.45%) MySQL
12 6 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.97%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (0.97%) PowerPivot
13 4 (0.97%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 14 (3.39%) HP UFT
1 14 (3.39%) LoadRunner
2 13 (3.15%) JIRA
3 7 (1.69%) Gatling
3 7 (1.69%) JMeter
3 7 (1.69%) Selenium
3 7 (1.69%) WebDriver
4 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.73%) JUnit
5 3 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.48%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.48%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (23.00%) Finance
2 74 (17.92%) Marketing
3 26 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.12%) Retail
5 15 (3.63%) Digital Economy
6 14 (3.39%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.91%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.66%) Legal
8 11 (2.66%) Publishing
9 7 (1.69%) Advertising
9 7 (1.69%) Banking
9 7 (1.69%) Billing
10 4 (0.97%) Automotive
11 3 (0.73%) French Language
11 3 (0.73%) Games
11 3 (0.73%) German Language
12 2 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Law
13 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 149 (36.08%) Analyst
2 55 (13.32%) Data Analyst
3 27 (6.54%) Excel Analyst
4 26 (6.30%) Developer
4 26 (6.30%) Junior
5 21 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 21 (5.08%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (3.87%) Consultant
6 16 (3.87%) Juniper Engineer
6 16 (3.87%) Security Engineer
6 16 (3.87%) SQL Data Analyst
6 16 (3.87%) Tester
7 15 (3.63%) Junior Analyst
7 15 (3.63%) Senior Security Engineer
8 14 (3.39%) Graduate
8 14 (3.39%) IT Manager
8 14 (3.39%) Senior Tester
9 12 (2.91%) Administrator
9 12 (2.91%) Service Manager
9 12 (2.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.57%) XML
2 11 (2.66%) .NET
3 10 (2.42%) CSS
3 10 (2.42%) HTML
4 6 (1.45%) Web Services
5 3 (0.73%) Apache Flex
5 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.73%) J2EE
5 3 (0.73%) jQuery
6 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.24%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) HTML5
6 1 (0.24%) PostGIS
6 1 (0.24%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 126 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.57%) Social Media
4 19 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.63%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (1.94%) FMCG
7 7 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Licensing
7 7 (1.69%) Robotics
8 6 (1.45%) Wiki
9 5 (1.21%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.21%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.21%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.97%) Handset
11 3 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.73%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.73%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.02%) Windows
2 12 (2.91%) Unix
3 8 (1.94%) Linux
4 7 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.97%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.48%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (13.80%) Project Management
3 55 (13.32%) Data Analysis
4 42 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (9.69%) Analytics
6 39 (9.44%) PRINCE2
7 38 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (9.20%) Test Scripting
8 36 (8.72%) Mathematics
9 32 (7.75%) Test Automation
10 31 (7.51%) ITIL
11 27 (6.54%) CRM
11 27 (6.54%) Data Management
12 24 (5.81%) Risk Management
13 23 (5.57%) Software Testing
14 22 (5.33%) Functional Testing
15 21 (5.08%) Customer Requirements
15 21 (5.08%) Test Strategy
16 20 (4.84%) Asset Management
17 19 (4.60%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 139 (33.66%) SQL
2 45 (10.90%) VBA
3 33 (7.99%) Java
4 30 (7.26%) VB
5 25 (6.05%) Python
6 23 (5.57%) PL/SQL
6 23 (5.57%) T-SQL
7 19 (4.60%) C
8 17 (4.12%) C#
9 9 (2.18%) C++
9 9 (2.18%) Perl
9 9 (2.18%) R
10 8 (1.94%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.45%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.97%) VBScript
13 3 (0.73%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.73%) Ruby
14 1 (0.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 95 (23.00%) Degree
2 26 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (4.84%) CCIE
3 20 (4.84%) CCIE Service Provider
3 20 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 19 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (4.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (3.63%) CCSE
6 15 (3.63%) CCSP
6 15 (3.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (3.63%) JNCIS
6 15 (3.63%) Security Cleared
7 14 (3.39%) DV Cleared
8 12 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.91%) MCP
9 8 (1.94%) CCNP
9 8 (1.94%) MCITP
10 7 (1.69%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
12 5 (1.21%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.96%) SLA
2 31 (7.51%) QA
3 22 (5.33%) PMO
4 15 (3.63%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.97%) HL7
6 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.48%) P3O
7 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.24%) COBIT
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 15 (3.63%) ProxySG
2 7 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.24%) Firmware
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.97%) Netcool
2 4 (0.97%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.48%) Ansible
3 2 (0.48%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 174 (42.13%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.96%) HP
3 26 (6.30%) Cisco
3 26 (6.30%) Oracle
4 23 (5.57%) Juniper
5 18 (4.36%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (4.12%) CheckPoint
7 16 (3.87%) Fortinet
7 16 (3.87%) Palo Alto
8 15 (3.63%) Blue Coat
8 15 (3.63%) F5
8 15 (3.63%) Imperva
8 15 (3.63%) McAfee
8 15 (3.63%) Proofpoint
8 15 (3.63%) Sourcefire
8 15 (3.63%) Tableau
8 15 (3.63%) TippingPoint
9 13 (3.15%) Adobe
9 13 (3.15%) SAP
10 12 (2.91%) MicroStrategy
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Mint
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Highly competitive + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Slough, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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