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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 192 205 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.02% 11.73% 10.65%
As % of the Applications category 56.80% 63.66% 72.89%
Number of salaries quoted 142 168 165
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
338 322 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.39% 18.42% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 247 256 228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -7 58 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Crewe +8 26 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Chester +9 25 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Runcorn -1 19 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Wilmslow +1 10 £30,638 -35.49%
Macclesfield +20 5 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Winsford 0 5 - -
Knutsford -7 5 £32,500 -0.76%
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 320 (74.94%) Microsoft
2 165 (38.64%) SQL
3 162 (37.94%) SQL Server
4 140 (32.79%) Finance
5 138 (32.32%) .NET
6 122 (28.57%) MS Office
7 119 (27.87%) Windows
8 112 (26.23%) C#
9 109 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
11 67 (15.69%) MVC
12 65 (15.22%) ASP.NET
13 64 (14.99%) JavaScript
14 60 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 59 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
15 59 (13.82%) .NET Framework
15 59 (13.82%) Project Management
16 57 (13.35%) HTML
17 56 (13.11%) WCF
18 55 (12.88%) T-SQL
19 53 (12.41%) SharePoint
19 53 (12.41%) Degree
20 49 (11.48%) jQuery
20 49 (11.48%) Oracle
21 48 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
22 46 (10.77%) Visual Studio
22 46 (10.77%) CRM
23 44 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
24 43 (10.07%) MS Project
25 42 (9.84%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 53 (12.41%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.49%) MS Exchange
3 18 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (3.75%) SAS
6 15 (3.51%) IIS
7 7 (1.64%) IBM Notes
7 7 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.41%) NServiceBus
9 5 (1.17%) CMS
10 4 (0.94%) Lync
11 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.47%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.47%) Apache
12 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 122 (28.57%) MS Office
2 59 (13.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 43 (10.07%) MS Project
4 23 (5.39%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.47%) SPSS
7 2 (0.47%) FastStats
7 2 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (7.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (6.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 22 (5.15%) Dynamics GP
4 17 (3.98%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (1.41%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.47%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.47%) Agresso
8 2 (0.47%) Sage ERP X3
9 1 (0.23%) Scribe Insight
9 1 (0.23%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.09%) SaaS
2 13 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.87%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.17%) Office 365
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
5 2 (0.47%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.23%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.85%) DNS
2 24 (5.62%) DHCP
3 22 (5.15%) VPN
4 19 (4.45%) TCP/IP
5 13 (3.04%) Firewall
6 12 (2.81%) Wireless
7 10 (2.34%) HTTP
8 7 (1.64%) VoIP
9 6 (1.41%) Network Security
10 5 (1.17%) GPRS
10 5 (1.17%) UMTS
11 4 (0.94%) LAN
11 4 (0.94%) Internet
11 4 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.70%) WAN
13 2 (0.47%) SNMP
13 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.47%) 802.11
13 2 (0.47%) MPLS
13 2 (0.47%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (37.94%) SQL Server
2 60 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (9.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (6.09%) NoSQL
7 20 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (4.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (4.45%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (3.28%) Data Mining
9 14 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.64%) MySQL
12 7 (1.64%) OLAP
13 6 (1.41%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.94%) Relational Database
16 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 46 (10.77%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (2.11%) MSTest
4 9 (2.11%) Selenium
5 6 (1.41%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.17%) Subversion
7 4 (0.94%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.70%) JMeter
8 3 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.47%) Gradle
9 2 (0.47%) FxCop
9 2 (0.47%) StyleCop
9 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.47%) Ant
9 2 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 140 (32.79%) Finance
2 27 (6.32%) Retail
3 18 (4.22%) General Ledger
4 16 (3.75%) Financial Institution
5 15 (3.51%) Billing
6 14 (3.28%) Marketing
7 12 (2.81%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.58%) Banking
9 10 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.87%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.64%) Advertising
12 5 (1.17%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.70%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.70%) French Language
14 3 (0.70%) German Language
14 3 (0.70%) Local Government
14 3 (0.70%) Legal
14 3 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 129 (30.21%) Analyst
2 110 (25.76%) Developer
3 65 (15.22%) .NET Developer
4 35 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 29 (6.79%) Administrator
6 27 (6.32%) C# Developer
7 22 (5.15%) Data Analyst
7 22 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 22 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (4.92%) Lead Developer
9 20 (4.68%) Software Developer
10 18 (4.22%) Service Analyst
10 18 (4.22%) Support Engineer
10 18 (4.22%) Service Desk Analyst
11 17 (3.98%) Business Analyst
11 17 (3.98%) DBA
11 17 (3.98%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (3.51%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (32.32%) .NET
2 65 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 59 (13.82%) .NET Framework
4 57 (13.35%) HTML
5 56 (13.11%) WCF
6 49 (11.48%) jQuery
7 42 (9.84%) CSS
8 36 (8.43%) Web Services
8 36 (8.43%) XML
8 36 (8.43%) Entity Framework
9 32 (7.49%) REST
10 29 (6.79%) SOAP
11 28 (6.56%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.85%) HTML5
13 22 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (4.45%) WinForms
16 15 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (3.28%) ServiceStack
17 14 (3.28%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 75 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.32%) N-Tier
3 22 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.98%) Statistics
6 13 (3.04%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.87%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.64%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.41%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.17%) User Experience
11 5 (1.17%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.17%) Replication
11 5 (1.17%) Clustering
11 5 (1.17%) W3C
12 4 (0.94%) Tandem
12 4 (0.94%) New Media
12 4 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.70%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 119 (27.87%) Windows
2 44 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (5.15%) Windows 7
5 21 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 21 (4.92%) Android
6 17 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
8 14 (3.28%) Linux
8 14 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.28%) Windows Phone
8 14 (3.28%) Windows Phone 7
9 12 (2.81%) UNIX
10 5 (1.17%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.47%) CentOS
12 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.47%) AIX
12 2 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (15.69%) MVC
3 59 (13.82%) Project Management
4 46 (10.77%) CRM
5 42 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (9.84%) Dependency Injection
6 40 (9.37%) PRINCE2
7 39 (9.13%) ITIL
8 33 (7.73%) Time Management
9 32 (7.49%) SDLC
9 32 (7.49%) Data Analysis
10 30 (7.03%) SOA
10 30 (7.03%) Analytics
11 27 (6.32%) Scrum
12 26 (6.09%) Domain-Driven Design
13 22 (5.15%) Mentoring
13 22 (5.15%) ERP
14 21 (4.92%) Software Testing
15 20 (4.68%) ETL
15 20 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 165 (38.64%) SQL
2 112 (26.23%) C#
3 64 (14.99%) JavaScript
4 55 (12.88%) T-SQL
5 24 (5.62%) VB.NET
6 13 (3.04%) Java
7 12 (2.81%) VB
8 5 (1.17%) VBScript
8 5 (1.17%) C++
8 5 (1.17%) VBA
8 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.94%) PHP
10 3 (0.70%) Python
11 2 (0.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.23%) Ruby
12 1 (0.23%) X++
12 1 (0.23%) Groovy
12 1 (0.23%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 53 (12.41%) Degree
2 48 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (6.79%) MCITP
4 23 (5.39%) MCP
4 23 (5.39%) MCSA
5 21 (4.92%) MCSE
6 19 (4.45%) Security Cleared
7 18 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (3.75%) CCNA
9 10 (2.34%) ISEB
10 9 (2.11%) MCDBA
11 8 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (1.64%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.64%) MCTS
13 4 (0.94%) CCNP
13 4 (0.94%) HND
14 2 (0.47%) CISSP
14 2 (0.47%) RHCE
14 2 (0.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.03%) SLA
2 15 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.94%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.47%) XenApp
6 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (2.11%) SCCM
2 7 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.64%) OpenView
2 7 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.17%) SCOM
4 2 (0.47%) WSUS
5 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 320 (74.94%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.48%) Oracle
3 31 (7.26%) VMware
4 25 (5.85%) Cisco
5 21 (4.92%) SAP
5 21 (4.92%) HP
6 20 (4.68%) Sage
7 18 (4.22%) JD Edwards
8 17 (3.98%) Epicor
9 16 (3.75%) Apple
10 13 (3.04%) Juniper
10 13 (3.04%) Citrix
11 10 (2.34%) Google
12 8 (1.87%) Avaya
12 8 (1.87%) Adobe
13 7 (1.64%) Dell
13 7 (1.64%) Lotus
13 7 (1.64%) Blue Coat
13 7 (1.64%) McAfee
13 7 (1.64%) Riverbed
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 6% pension, health, 23 hols
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £15000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10% pension, etc..
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EPR Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, private health, flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + study support
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago