The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 24 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.14% 11.83% 8.93%
As % of the Applications category 70.59% 74.07% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS Excel
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
34 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 24.29% 15.98% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 19
Average salary £45,000 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £19,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Bolton

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 14 (31.11%) Project Management
3 14 (31.11%) PRINCE2
4 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) C#
5 12 (26.67%) .NET
6 11 (24.44%) HTML
6 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
6 11 (24.44%) Time Management
7 10 (22.22%) TDD
7 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 9 (20.00%) MS Office
8 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (20.00%) MVC
8 9 (20.00%) HTML5
9 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
9 7 (15.56%) Web Development
9 7 (15.56%) MS Project
9 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
9 7 (15.56%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (13.33%) NHS
10 6 (13.33%) Degree
10 6 (13.33%) Document Management
10 6 (13.33%) Data Protection
10 6 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (11.11%) Active Directory

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (15.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DHCP
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) FrontPage
General
1 4 (8.89%) Back Office
2 3 (6.67%) Law
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Project Manager
3 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Programme Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support
8 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) HTML5
3 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.56%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (6.67%) CSS
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (4.44%) CSS3
7 1 (2.22%) MDX
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (13.33%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Copywriting
2 1 (2.22%) Social Network
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.44%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) PRINCE2
1 14 (31.11%) Project Management
2 11 (24.44%) Time Management
3 10 (22.22%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) MVC
5 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.56%) Web Development
6 6 (13.33%) Document Management
6 6 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.44%) SEO
9 2 (4.44%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Test Management
10 1 (2.22%) Direct Marketing
10 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) C#
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) VB6
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) WSUS
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Novell
3 2 (4.44%) Pegasus
3 2 (4.44%) Sage
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) Draytek
4 1 (2.22%) NETGEAR
4 1 (2.22%) Veeam
4 1 (2.22%) Facebook
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