Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 104 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 376 374 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 3.05% 2.80% 3.07%
As % of the Applications category 30.62% 34.12% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 281 283 437
Thames Valley median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £59,050
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,228 1,096 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 9.95% 8.20% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 923 874 1,222
Thames Valley median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Berkshire +3 191 £39,000 +6.85% 42
Buckinghamshire -2 108 £31,500 -0.79% 16
Oxfordshire +22 77 £34,500 +9.52% 12
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 160 (42.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 158 (42.02%) Microsoft
3 138 (36.70%) Finance
4 131 (34.84%) SQL
5 100 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
6 85 (22.61%) Microsoft Office
7 67 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
7 67 (17.82%) Marketing
7 67 (17.82%) Degree
8 54 (14.36%) SQL Server
9 52 (13.83%) Analytics
10 47 (12.50%) Project Management
11 44 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (11.17%) Telecoms
13 40 (10.64%) Management Information System
13 40 (10.64%) VBA
13 40 (10.64%) Windows
14 39 (10.37%) Oracle
15 32 (8.51%) Python
15 32 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (8.24%) Data Analysis
17 30 (7.98%) MS Visio
17 30 (7.98%) Microsoft Project
18 28 (7.45%) SharePoint
19 25 (6.65%) SAS
19 25 (6.65%) C#
19 25 (6.65%) Financial Institution
20 24 (6.38%) QlikView
20 24 (6.38%) PMO

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 28 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.65%) SAS
3 9 (2.39%) MS Project Server
4 7 (1.86%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.60%) CMS
6 4 (1.06%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.06%) IIS
7 3 (0.80%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 160 (42.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 85 (22.61%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (7.98%) Microsoft Project
3 30 (7.98%) MS Visio
4 20 (5.32%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.06%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.53%) Maya
8 1 (0.27%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) NetSuite
2 5 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle AGIS
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (1.06%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.53%) FastStats
4 2 (0.53%) Primavera
5 1 (0.27%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.99%) SaaS
2 12 (3.19%) Office 365
3 9 (2.39%) AdWords
3 9 (2.39%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.60%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
8 1 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.27%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.05%) Internet
2 6 (1.60%) Firewall
3 5 (1.33%) Skype
4 4 (1.06%) DNS
5 3 (0.80%) DHCP
5 3 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.53%) Intranet
6 2 (0.53%) LAN
6 2 (0.53%) RNC
6 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) 3G
7 1 (0.27%) 4G
7 1 (0.27%) FTP
7 1 (0.27%) GoToMeeting
7 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (6.38%) QlikView
4 16 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.72%) Hadoop
6 13 (3.46%) Big Data
7 10 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (2.39%) Data Mining
8 9 (2.39%) Power BI
9 8 (2.13%) GIS
10 7 (1.86%) MySQL
10 7 (1.86%) Pentaho
10 7 (1.86%) PowerPivot
10 7 (1.86%) Star Schema
11 6 (1.60%) MS Access
12 5 (1.33%) Impala
12 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.06%) OLTP
13 4 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.72%) JIRA
2 10 (2.66%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.80%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.27%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.27%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 138 (36.70%) Finance
2 67 (17.82%) Marketing
3 42 (11.17%) Telecoms
4 25 (6.65%) Financial Institution
5 18 (4.79%) Retail
6 16 (4.26%) Legal
7 12 (3.19%) Advertising
8 9 (2.39%) Publishing
9 8 (2.13%) Banking
10 7 (1.86%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (1.06%) Games
12 4 (1.06%) Law
12 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.80%) Automotive
13 3 (0.80%) Electronics
14 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.27%) Back Office
15 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 151 (40.16%) Analyst
2 37 (9.84%) Data Analyst
3 29 (7.71%) Junior
4 25 (6.65%) Developer
5 21 (5.59%) Project Manager
5 21 (5.59%) SQL Analyst
6 18 (4.79%) SQL Data Analyst
7 17 (4.52%) Support Analyst
8 15 (3.99%) Consultant
9 14 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 14 (3.72%) Financial Analyst
10 13 (3.46%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.46%) Network Operator
10 13 (3.46%) Systems Analyst
11 12 (3.19%) Graduate
11 12 (3.19%) Procurement Manager
12 11 (2.93%) .NET Developer
12 11 (2.93%) Administrator
12 11 (2.93%) Excel Analyst
13 10 (2.66%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.59%) .NET
2 17 (4.52%) HTML
3 16 (4.26%) CSS
4 11 (2.93%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.93%) jQuery
5 8 (2.13%) HTML5
6 7 (1.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (1.86%) CSS3
6 7 (1.86%) JSON
6 7 (1.86%) Kendo UI
7 5 (1.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.33%) Node.js
8 4 (1.06%) Angular 2
8 4 (1.06%) REST
8 4 (1.06%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (1.06%) XML
9 2 (0.53%) COM
9 2 (0.53%) Flash
10 1 (0.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.32%) Social Media
4 19 (5.05%) Hedge funds
5 14 (3.72%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.66%) Analytical Mindset
7 9 (2.39%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.39%) Fintech
8 8 (2.13%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.06%) Clustering
9 4 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.06%) HACMP
9 4 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.06%) RIA
9 4 (1.06%) Social Network
10 3 (0.80%) Blog
10 3 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.80%) User Experience
11 2 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.64%) Windows
2 17 (4.52%) Windows 10
3 16 (4.26%) Unix
4 12 (3.19%) Linux
5 11 (2.93%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.86%) Android
7 7 (1.86%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.06%) AIX
8 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.06%) Solaris
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.27%) VMS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (13.83%) Analytics
3 47 (12.50%) Project Management
4 44 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (8.24%) Data Analysis
5 31 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (6.12%) Mathematics
7 22 (5.85%) CRM
8 20 (5.32%) Visualisation
9 19 (5.05%) Problem Management
10 18 (4.79%) Data Analytics
10 18 (4.79%) Matrix Organization
11 17 (4.52%) ETL
11 17 (4.52%) Programme Management
11 17 (4.52%) Scrum
12 16 (4.26%) Business Development
12 16 (4.26%) SEO
13 15 (3.99%) Creative Thinking
14 14 (3.72%) Statistics
14 14 (3.72%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 131 (34.84%) SQL
2 40 (10.64%) VBA
3 32 (8.51%) Python
4 25 (6.65%) C#
5 23 (6.12%) Java
6 20 (5.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.66%) R
7 10 (2.66%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.66%) VB
8 9 (2.39%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.86%) C++
10 5 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.06%) C
11 4 (1.06%) Tcl
11 4 (1.06%) VBScript
12 2 (0.53%) Perl
12 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.53%) VB6
13 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (17.82%) Degree
2 10 (2.66%) ACCA
2 10 (2.66%) CIMA
2 10 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.06%) PMP
7 3 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.80%) HNC
7 3 (0.80%) MBA
8 2 (0.53%) CCNA
8 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) ISEB
8 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.38%) PMO
2 22 (5.85%) QA
3 19 (5.05%) SLA
4 17 (4.52%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.80%) GDPR
6 2 (0.53%) COBIT
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.06%) GPFS
2 4 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 158 (42.02%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.37%) Oracle
3 23 (6.12%) Tableau
4 19 (5.05%) Capita
4 19 (5.05%) SAP
5 18 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (3.99%) Google
6 15 (3.99%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (2.66%) IFS
7 10 (2.66%) Remedy
8 7 (1.86%) Birst
8 7 (1.86%) Cognos
8 7 (1.86%) Informatica
9 6 (1.60%) NetApp
9 6 (1.60%) VMware
10 5 (1.33%) Teradata
11 4 (1.06%) Ariba
11 4 (1.06%) Cisco
11 4 (1.06%) Intel
11 4 (1.06%) Pardot