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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 223 164 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.51% 10.31% 9.48%
As % of the Applications category 71.70% 67.21% 63.55%
Number of salaries quoted 198 131 172
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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
311 244 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.05% 15.34% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 275 195 278
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -1 81 £29,500 +2.60% 10
Chester +10 24 £45,000 +28.57%
Wilmslow +11 23 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Runcorn -1 16 £24,000 -2.99% 2
Macclesfield +3 10 £34,500 +25.45% 2
Crewe +1 10 £35,500 +18.33% 2
Nantwich - 8 £30,000 - 1
Knutsford -9 6 £25,750 -26.42% 2
Northwich -1 1 £47,500 +196.87%
Daresbury - 1 £22,000 -
Widnes - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 326 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 185 (43.53%) SQL
3 152 (35.76%) .NET
4 150 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 126 (29.65%) C#
6 117 (27.53%) Windows
7 115 (27.06%) MS Office
8 104 (24.47%) T-SQL
9 74 (17.41%) Project Management
10 73 (17.18%) Visual Studio
11 64 (15.06%) Finance
12 58 (13.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 56 (13.18%) ITIL
14 55 (12.94%) MS Exchange
14 55 (12.94%) Active Directory
15 50 (11.76%) ASP.NET
15 50 (11.76%) HTML
15 50 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 45 (10.59%) .NET Framework
16 45 (10.59%) Web Services
17 44 (10.35%) CSS
17 44 (10.35%) MS PowerPoint
18 42 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
19 41 (9.65%) Software Engineering
20 40 (9.41%) Degree
20 40 (9.41%) WCF
20 40 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
20 40 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
20 40 (9.41%) VMware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (12.94%) MS Exchange
2 33 (7.76%) IIS
3 31 (7.29%) SharePoint
4 20 (4.71%) Lync
5 19 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (2.59%) LiveLink
8 10 (2.35%) NServiceBus
9 8 (1.88%) MS Project Server
9 8 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.88%) SAS
10 6 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.47%) CMS
11 2 (0.47%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.24%) Apache
12 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 115 (27.06%) MS Office
2 44 (10.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (8.00%) MS Project
4 17 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.71%) SPSS
5 3 (0.71%) FastStats
6 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.24%) Line 500
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.82%) SaaS
2 4 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.94%) TCP/IP
2 33 (7.76%) VPN
3 21 (4.94%) SAN
4 20 (4.71%) DNS
5 15 (3.53%) LAN
6 14 (3.29%) WAN
6 14 (3.29%) DHCP
6 14 (3.29%) Firewall
7 12 (2.82%) Internet
8 5 (1.18%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.94%) NAS
9 4 (0.94%) Intranet
9 4 (0.94%) VoIP
10 3 (0.71%) Broadband
10 3 (0.71%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.47%) VLAN
11 2 (0.47%) VPLS
11 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.47%) GPRS
11 2 (0.47%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (6.35%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.88%) MySQL
10 6 (1.41%) QlikView
10 6 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.71%) MS Access
13 3 (0.71%) OLAP
13 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 73 (17.18%) Visual Studio
2 30 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (1.88%) SpecFlow
4 8 (1.88%) Selenium
5 3 (0.71%) JIRA
6 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.24%) NUnit
7 1 (0.24%) Subversion
7 1 (0.24%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 64 (15.06%) Finance
2 35 (8.24%) Retail
3 28 (6.59%) Marketing
4 27 (6.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (3.76%) Advertising
6 12 (2.82%) Automotive
7 8 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.71%) Back Office
9 3 (0.71%) Legal
9 3 (0.71%) Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 134 (31.53%) Developer
2 121 (28.47%) Analyst
3 38 (8.94%) SQL Developer
4 37 (8.71%) C# Developer
5 34 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (7.29%) .NET Developer
7 30 (7.06%) Software Developer
8 24 (5.65%) Support Analyst
9 22 (5.18%) Support Engineer
10 21 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
10 21 (4.94%) Developer Analyst
10 21 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (4.24%) Programmer
12 18 (4.24%) Analyst Programmer
12 18 (4.24%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 18 (4.24%) .NET Programmer
13 17 (4.00%) IT Support
13 17 (4.00%) Administrator
14 16 (3.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (35.76%) .NET
2 50 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 50 (11.76%) HTML
3 45 (10.59%) Web Services
3 45 (10.59%) .NET Framework
4 44 (10.35%) CSS
5 40 (9.41%) WCF
6 39 (9.18%) XML
7 28 (6.59%) jQuery
8 27 (6.35%) LINQ
9 22 (5.18%) JSON
10 20 (4.71%) WinForms
11 19 (4.47%) SOAP
12 17 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (3.76%) HTML5
14 14 (3.29%) WPF
15 10 (2.35%) AngularJS
15 10 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (2.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.29%) N-Tier
3 14 (3.29%) NHS
4 13 (3.06%) Statistics
4 13 (3.06%) Mathematics
5 12 (2.82%) SystemC
6 9 (2.12%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.12%) PMI
7 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.94%) EPoS
9 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.94%) Physics
10 3 (0.71%) Informatics
10 3 (0.71%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.71%) GIS
10 3 (0.71%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.71%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.71%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 117 (27.53%) Windows
2 40 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (7.76%) Windows 7
4 31 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (6.35%) Windows XP
7 23 (5.41%) Linux
8 21 (4.94%) UNIX
9 15 (3.53%) Apple iOS
10 11 (2.59%) Android
11 9 (2.12%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.12%) Windows Phone
12 7 (1.65%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (1.18%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.94%) AIX
15 2 (0.47%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
15 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (17.41%) Project Management
2 56 (13.18%) ITIL
3 41 (9.65%) Software Engineering
4 40 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (7.06%) CRM
6 30 (7.06%) Data Analysis
7 27 (6.35%) ETL
7 27 (6.35%) TDD
8 26 (6.12%) MVC
8 26 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 25 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (5.65%) Scrum
11 22 (5.18%) ERP
12 21 (4.94%) Service Management
12 21 (4.94%) Migration
13 18 (4.24%) Data Migration
14 17 (4.00%) Product Management
14 17 (4.00%) Service Delivery
15 16 (3.76%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (43.53%) SQL
2 126 (29.65%) C#
3 104 (24.47%) T-SQL
4 36 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 36 (8.47%) VB
5 23 (5.41%) C
6 14 (3.29%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.06%) VB6
8 8 (1.88%) VBScript
9 6 (1.41%) C++
10 5 (1.18%) Java
10 5 (1.18%) Perl
11 4 (0.94%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.94%) Python
12 3 (0.71%) PHP
13 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (9.41%) Degree
3 28 (6.59%) MCSE
4 25 (5.88%) MCP
4 25 (5.88%) MCTS
5 23 (5.41%) MCITP
6 20 (4.71%) MCSA
7 14 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (3.06%) PMI Certification
9 12 (2.82%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.18%) CISSP
11 5 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.18%) CCNA
12 4 (0.94%) CCNP
12 4 (0.94%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.94%) PMP
13 3 (0.71%) NVQ Level 4
13 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.00%) SLA
2 7 (1.65%) QA
3 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) P3O
System Software
1 55 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 33 (7.76%) Hyper-V
3 27 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.18%) vSphere
4 5 (1.18%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.94%) XenApp
6 3 (0.71%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.47%) XenServer
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (0.71%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.71%) SCCM
3 2 (0.47%) SCOM
3 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.47%) OpenView
4 1 (0.24%) Legato
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 326 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.41%) VMware
3 38 (8.94%) Oracle
4 26 (6.12%) Citrix
5 16 (3.76%) Cisco
6 14 (3.29%) HP
7 10 (2.35%) Symantec
8 9 (2.12%) Dell
8 9 (2.12%) NetApp
9 8 (1.88%) SAP
10 7 (1.65%) IBM
10 7 (1.65%) EMC
10 7 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.65%) Telerik
11 5 (1.18%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.18%) Fujitsu
11 5 (1.18%) Tableau
12 4 (0.94%) ArcSight
12 4 (0.94%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (0.94%) Kaspersky
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago