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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 18 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 14 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.14% 8.11% 12.64%
As % of the Applications category 48.28% 75.00% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 22
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £26,250 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £36,250 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.08%

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
29 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 21.01% 10.81% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 29
Median salary £30,000 £31,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,100 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
6 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 9 (26.47%) Service Management
6 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) SCCM
7 8 (23.53%) BC Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Application Packaging
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (23.53%) MSI
7 8 (23.53%) InstallShield
7 8 (23.53%) DHCP
7 8 (23.53%) DNS
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
7 8 (23.53%) MCP
7 8 (23.53%) MCSE
7 8 (23.53%) SCOrch
7 8 (23.53%) Application Virtualisation
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
9 6 (17.65%) C#
9 6 (17.65%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
9 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
11 4 (11.76%) Finance

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) DHCP
1 8 (23.53%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) MS Access
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) InstallShield
1 8 (23.53%) MSI
2 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Head of Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Head of Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) SOA Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support
6 1 (2.94%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.82%) JSON
2 3 (8.82%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) jQuery
3 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
3 2 (5.88%) OAuth
3 2 (5.88%) OpenID
3 2 (5.88%) Swagger
3 2 (5.88%) WinForms
3 2 (5.88%) WPF
3 2 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) COM
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Blog
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) Application Packaging
3 8 (23.53%) Application Virtualisation
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) CQRS
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) OOP
7 2 (5.88%) People Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) BC Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) MCP
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
1 8 (23.53%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Apiary
3 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow