The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 217 216 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.67% 11.91% 8.16%
As % of the Applications category 63.45% 62.97% 64.50%
Number of salaries quoted 164 138 121
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -1.40%
MS Excel
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
342 343 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.96% 18.92% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 257 226 186
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Cheshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 79 £32,500 -13.90% 16
Crewe +8 35 £43,750 +62.03% 3
Chester +21 26 £32,500 +4.00% 7
Macclesfield +15 13 £30,000 +9.09%
Runcorn -1 11 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Knutsford -2 11 £27,250 - 1
Wilmslow +3 10 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Winsford 0 5 - -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 302 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 156 (37.77%) SQL Server
3 140 (33.90%) Finance
4 134 (32.45%) SQL
4 134 (32.45%) .NET
5 113 (27.36%) Windows
6 105 (25.42%) MS Office
7 104 (25.18%) C#
8 103 (24.94%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (16.22%) Project Management
10 66 (15.98%) ASP.NET
11 63 (15.25%) MVC
12 62 (15.01%) HTML
12 62 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification
13 57 (13.80%) T-SQL
13 57 (13.80%) JavaScript
13 57 (13.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 56 (13.56%) WCF
15 55 (13.32%) SharePoint
16 53 (12.83%) jQuery
16 53 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 52 (12.59%) ITIL
17 52 (12.59%) Oracle
17 52 (12.59%) CSS
18 47 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
19 46 (11.14%) Windows Server 2008
19 46 (11.14%) MS PowerPoint
19 46 (11.14%) .NET Framework
19 46 (11.14%) Degree
20 45 (10.90%) PRINCE2

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 55 (13.32%) SharePoint
2 26 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.36%) IIS
4 15 (3.63%) NServiceBus
5 14 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.39%) IBM Notes
6 12 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.45%) CMS
9 5 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.21%) Apache
9 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.97%) SAS
10 4 (0.97%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.97%) Lync
11 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 105 (25.42%) MS Office
2 46 (11.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 39 (9.44%) MS Project
4 14 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.21%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.48%) FastStats
6 2 (0.48%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (7.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (6.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (4.12%) Dynamics GP
4 14 (3.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.24%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.24%) Radian6
8 1 (0.24%) Sage ERP X3
8 1 (0.24%) Scribe Insight
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.24%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.81%) SaaS
2 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.97%) Office 365
6 2 (0.48%) GitHub
6 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.48%) SmartFocus
7 1 (0.24%) Yammer
7 1 (0.24%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.81%) VPN
2 23 (5.57%) DNS
2 23 (5.57%) DHCP
2 23 (5.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.15%) Firewall
4 10 (2.42%) Wireless
5 9 (2.18%) Network Security
6 8 (1.94%) SAN
7 7 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.45%) HTTP
8 6 (1.45%) VoIP
9 5 (1.21%) VLAN
9 5 (1.21%) DMZ
10 4 (0.97%) LAN
11 3 (0.73%) UMTS
11 3 (0.73%) WAN
11 3 (0.73%) GPRS
11 3 (0.73%) Internet
12 1 (0.24%) NAS
12 1 (0.24%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (37.77%) SQL Server
2 57 (13.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (12.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (5.81%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (2.91%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (2.66%) MySQL
12 9 (2.18%) OLAP
12 9 (2.18%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (1.94%) OLAP Cube
14 7 (1.69%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.69%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.21%) Relational Database
16 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 31 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.08%) Selenium
4 15 (3.63%) SpecFlow
4 15 (3.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.45%) JMeter
6 6 (1.45%) Subversion
7 5 (1.21%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.21%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.21%) MSTest
7 5 (1.21%) JIRA
8 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.48%) Ant
9 2 (0.48%) Maven
9 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.48%) Gradle
9 2 (0.48%) Calabash
General
1 140 (33.90%) Finance
2 17 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 17 (4.12%) Retail
2 17 (4.12%) Billing
3 16 (3.87%) Financial Institution
4 15 (3.63%) General Ledger
5 10 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.45%) Banking
8 5 (1.21%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.21%) Local Government
8 5 (1.21%) Marketing
9 4 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.97%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Advertising
10 3 (0.73%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.48%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 112 (27.12%) Analyst
2 99 (23.97%) Developer
3 64 (15.50%) .NET Developer
4 39 (9.44%) Project Manager
5 26 (6.30%) Service Analyst
5 26 (6.30%) Administrator
5 26 (6.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 25 (6.05%) C# Developer
7 24 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (5.08%) DBA
9 20 (4.84%) Lead Developer
10 18 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (4.12%) Support Engineer
11 17 (4.12%) Data Analyst
11 17 (4.12%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (3.63%) Lead .NET Developer
14 14 (3.39%) 1st Line Support
14 14 (3.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (32.45%) .NET
2 66 (15.98%) ASP.NET
3 62 (15.01%) HTML
4 56 (13.56%) WCF
5 53 (12.83%) jQuery
6 52 (12.59%) CSS
7 46 (11.14%) .NET Framework
8 36 (8.72%) HTML5
9 31 (7.51%) AngularJS
10 29 (7.02%) XML
11 27 (6.54%) Web Services
11 27 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (5.57%) NHibernate
12 23 (5.57%) Entity Framework
13 22 (5.33%) REST
14 20 (4.84%) SOAP
14 20 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (3.87%) Castle Windsor
15 16 (3.87%) JSON
16 15 (3.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.87%) Statistics
3 16 (3.87%) N-Tier
4 15 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 12 (2.91%) Clustering
6 11 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.18%) User Experience
7 9 (2.18%) Replication
8 7 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (1.21%) W3C
10 4 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.73%) Robotics
11 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.73%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.73%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 113 (27.36%) Windows
2 46 (11.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (7.26%) Windows 7
4 26 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (4.60%) Windows XP
6 17 (4.12%) Linux
7 14 (3.39%) UNIX
8 9 (2.18%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (1.21%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.21%) Android
10 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.73%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.48%) AIX
11 2 (0.48%) CentOS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (24.94%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (16.22%) Project Management
3 63 (15.25%) MVC
4 52 (12.59%) ITIL
5 45 (10.90%) PRINCE2
6 43 (10.41%) CRM
7 36 (8.72%) Scrum
8 32 (7.75%) SOA
9 29 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 28 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (6.54%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
12 24 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 24 (5.81%) ERP
13 22 (5.33%) TDD
13 22 (5.33%) Time Management
14 21 (5.08%) Service Delivery
15 19 (4.60%) Service Management
16 18 (4.36%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (32.45%) SQL
2 104 (25.18%) C#
3 57 (13.80%) T-SQL
3 57 (13.80%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.05%) VB.NET
5 19 (4.60%) Java
6 17 (4.12%) VB
7 11 (2.66%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.42%) VBScript
9 5 (1.21%) PHP
10 4 (0.97%) VBA
11 3 (0.73%) Python
11 3 (0.73%) C
11 3 (0.73%) C++
12 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.48%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) X++
13 1 (0.24%) Groovy
13 1 (0.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 62 (15.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (11.14%) Degree
3 38 (9.20%) MCITP
4 34 (8.23%) MCP
5 30 (7.26%) MCSE
6 29 (7.02%) Security Cleared
7 26 (6.30%) MCSA
8 18 (4.36%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.18%) MCDBA
10 9 (2.18%) CCNA
11 6 (1.45%) ISEB
11 6 (1.45%) MCTS
11 6 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.97%) MCDST
13 2 (0.48%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.02%) SLA
2 11 (2.66%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.45%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.97%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.48%) XenApp
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (3.39%) OpenView
1 14 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (2.66%) SCCM
3 8 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.45%) SCOM
5 4 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 302 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 52 (12.59%) Oracle
3 40 (9.69%) VMware
4 24 (5.81%) HP
5 20 (4.84%) Citrix
6 17 (4.12%) SAP
7 16 (3.87%) Sage
8 15 (3.63%) JD Edwards
9 14 (3.39%) Juniper
9 14 (3.39%) Cisco
9 14 (3.39%) Epicor
9 14 (3.39%) Lotus
10 11 (2.66%) Avaya
11 8 (1.94%) Adobe
11 8 (1.94%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.94%) Symantec
11 8 (1.94%) McAfee
12 7 (1.69%) Dell
12 7 (1.69%) EMC
13 4 (0.97%) Hyperion
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary and package
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car and benefits and bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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