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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 9 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.03% 3.36% 12.20%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 50.00% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 14
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -30.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
21 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.41% 6.71% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 21
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 24 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (41.67%) Project Management
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
5 11 (30.56%) MS Project
6 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 9 (25.00%) C#
8 8 (22.22%) .NET
8 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (22.22%) Time Management
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
9 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
9 7 (19.44%) NHS
10 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.67%) MVC
10 6 (16.67%) TDD
10 6 (16.67%) Document Management
10 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
10 6 (16.67%) HTML5
11 5 (13.89%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) Web Development
11 5 (13.89%) Degree
11 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Project
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DHCP
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Programme Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Support
5 2 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.78%) Junior
6 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (8.33%) Flash
6 2 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) Ajax
7 1 (2.78%) MDX
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) NHS
2 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (41.67%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.22%) Time Management
4 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) TDD
4 6 (16.67%) Document Management
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Management
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.78%) Web Design
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) C
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) APMP
2 3 (8.33%) PMP
2 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Draytek
3 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
3 1 (2.78%) Veeam
3 1 (2.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco