The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 14 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.85% 11.76% 12.98%
As % of the Applications category 87.50% 100.00% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,500 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MS Excel
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 12.40% 11.76% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +70.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £38,700 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Belfast region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Belfast

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS 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 Belfast region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) Degree
3 16 (42.11%) Service Delivery
4 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
5 12 (31.58%) QA
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) MS Office
7 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 10 (26.32%) Office 365
8 9 (23.68%) ITIL
8 9 (23.68%) Windows
8 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
9 8 (21.05%) Migration
9 8 (21.05%) Information Management
9 8 (21.05%) EDRMS
9 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 8 (21.05%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
9 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
9 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
10 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (18.42%) Citrix
10 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.42%) VMware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.89%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.26%) assyst
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) DMZ
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) EDRMS
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.26%) IDOL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
1 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
2 3 (7.89%) JDeveloper
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Business Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) E-Business Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Manual Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) QA Manual Tester
4 4 (10.53%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Replication
2 5 (13.16%) SWIFT
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.63%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.89%) Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.26%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) AIX
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Service Delivery
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 8 (21.05%) Information Management
3 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) ERP
6 5 (13.16%) Process Management
6 5 (13.16%) Use Case
7 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.53%) Validation
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.05%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) ISEB
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MCITP
4 3 (7.89%) MCSE
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) CISA
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) CRISC
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Firmware
2 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Citrix
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) CommVault
5 2 (5.26%) Kofax
5 2 (5.26%) OpenText
5 2 (5.26%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) NetSuite