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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 191 206 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.78% 12.00% 9.38%
As % of the Applications category 59.50% 62.24% 70.12%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 139
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £21,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
321 331 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.79% 19.28% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 236 223 200
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £45,000 £50,000
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 22 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 22 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 -2 72 £32,500 -13.33% 13
Crewe +10 31 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Chester +16 20 £28,500 +7.54% 4
Runcorn -3 11 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Knutsford +1 9 £31,500 +12.50% 1
Wilmslow +4 8 £32,500 -27.77% 6
Macclesfield +15 7 £21,000 -23.63% 3
Winsford 0 5 - - 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 300 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 164 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 139 (33.90%) SQL
3 139 (33.90%) Finance
4 136 (33.17%) .NET
5 110 (26.83%) Windows
6 108 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (25.85%) C#
8 103 (25.12%) MS Office
9 65 (15.85%) MVC
10 63 (15.37%) ASP.NET
11 62 (15.12%) Project Management
11 62 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
12 60 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 58 (14.15%) WCF
13 58 (14.15%) T-SQL
14 56 (13.66%) HTML
14 56 (13.66%) SharePoint
15 55 (13.41%) JavaScript
16 54 (13.17%) Oracle
17 52 (12.68%) ITIL
17 52 (12.68%) jQuery
18 51 (12.44%) .NET Framework
18 51 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
19 50 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
20 47 (11.46%) CSS
21 46 (11.22%) Visual Studio
22 44 (10.73%) MS PowerPoint
23 43 (10.49%) PRINCE2
23 43 (10.49%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 56 (13.66%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.10%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.15%) IIS
4 14 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.17%) NServiceBus
6 12 (2.93%) IBM Notes
6 12 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.22%) SAS
8 5 (1.22%) CMS
9 4 (0.98%) Lync
9 4 (0.98%) Apache
9 4 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 103 (25.12%) MS Office
2 44 (10.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 41 (10.00%) MS Project
4 20 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.49%) SPSS
6 2 (0.49%) FastStats
7 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (6.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 20 (4.88%) Dynamics GP
4 16 (3.90%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.71%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.49%) Sage ERP X3
8 2 (0.49%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.49%) Agresso
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.24%) Scribe Insight
9 1 (0.24%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.34%) SaaS
2 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.98%) Office 365
4 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.49%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.49%) GitHub
5 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.12%) VPN
2 20 (4.88%) DNS
2 20 (4.88%) DHCP
3 16 (3.90%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.93%) Firewall
5 10 (2.44%) Wireless
6 9 (2.20%) Network Security
7 7 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.46%) VoIP
9 5 (1.22%) VLAN
9 5 (1.22%) UMTS
9 5 (1.22%) HTTP
9 5 (1.22%) GPRS
9 5 (1.22%) DMZ
10 4 (0.98%) SAN
11 3 (0.73%) Internet
12 2 (0.49%) LAN
13 1 (0.24%) NAS
13 1 (0.24%) CTI
13 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (6.34%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (2.20%) MySQL
11 9 (2.20%) OLAP
11 9 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (1.95%) OLAP Cube
12 8 (1.95%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (1.71%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.22%) Relational Database
15 3 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 46 (11.22%) Visual Studio
2 31 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.39%) Selenium
4 13 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (3.17%) SpecFlow
5 6 (1.46%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.46%) MSTest
5 6 (1.46%) Subversion
6 5 (1.22%) JMeter
7 4 (0.98%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.98%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.98%) JIRA
8 3 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.49%) Calabash
9 2 (0.49%) Gradle
9 2 (0.49%) Ant
9 2 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 139 (33.90%) Finance
2 17 (4.15%) Retail
2 17 (4.15%) General Ledger
3 16 (3.90%) Financial Institution
3 16 (3.90%) Billing
4 14 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.71%) Banking
8 5 (1.22%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Marketing
9 4 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Local Government
10 3 (0.73%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.73%) French Language
10 3 (0.73%) German Language
10 3 (0.73%) Advertising
10 3 (0.73%) Back Office
10 3 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (28.05%) Analyst
2 101 (24.63%) Developer
3 62 (15.12%) .NET Developer
4 40 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 31 (7.56%) Administrator
6 24 (5.85%) Service Analyst
6 24 (5.85%) C# Developer
6 24 (5.85%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (5.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (5.12%) Lead Developer
9 19 (4.63%) DBA
9 19 (4.63%) Data Analyst
10 16 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 16 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (3.66%) Lead .NET Developer
11 15 (3.66%) Support Engineer
12 14 (3.41%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.41%) Business Analyst
13 13 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (33.17%) .NET
2 63 (15.37%) ASP.NET
3 58 (14.15%) WCF
4 56 (13.66%) HTML
5 52 (12.68%) jQuery
6 51 (12.44%) .NET Framework
7 47 (11.46%) CSS
8 33 (8.05%) HTML5
9 31 (7.56%) XML
9 31 (7.56%) AngularJS
10 29 (7.07%) Web Services
11 28 (6.83%) Entity Framework
12 27 (6.59%) REST
13 25 (6.10%) SOAP
14 24 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (5.12%) NHibernate
16 19 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (3.41%) JSON
17 14 (3.41%) Castle Windsor
17 14 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.12%) N-Tier
2 21 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.15%) Statistics
4 16 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.20%) Clustering
7 7 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.71%) Replication
7 7 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (1.71%) User Experience
8 5 (1.22%) W3C
9 4 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.73%) Tandem
10 3 (0.73%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.73%) Open Source
10 3 (0.73%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 110 (26.83%) Windows
2 42 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (5.61%) Windows 7
3 23 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (3.41%) Linux
4 14 (3.41%) UNIX
4 14 (3.41%) Windows XP
4 14 (3.41%) Android
4 14 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.93%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (1.95%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.95%) Windows Phone 7
7 5 (1.22%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.49%) AIX
8 2 (0.49%) Solaris
8 2 (0.49%) CentOS
8 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (15.85%) MVC
3 62 (15.12%) Project Management
4 52 (12.68%) ITIL
5 43 (10.49%) PRINCE2
5 43 (10.49%) CRM
6 35 (8.54%) Scrum
6 35 (8.54%) Dependency Injection
7 32 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (7.56%) SOA
9 30 (7.32%) Data Analysis
10 27 (6.59%) Time Management
11 26 (6.34%) Domain-Driven Design
12 25 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (6.10%) ERP
13 24 (5.85%) Mentoring
14 22 (5.37%) ETL
15 21 (5.12%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (4.88%) TDD
16 20 (4.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 139 (33.90%) SQL
2 106 (25.85%) C#
3 58 (14.15%) T-SQL
4 55 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 24 (5.85%) VB.NET
6 18 (4.39%) Java
7 14 (3.41%) VB
8 7 (1.71%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.71%) VBScript
9 5 (1.22%) C++
10 4 (0.98%) PHP
10 4 (0.98%) VBA
11 3 (0.73%) Python
12 2 (0.49%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.49%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.24%) X++
13 1 (0.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (10.24%) Degree
3 30 (7.32%) MCITP
4 27 (6.59%) MCP
5 23 (5.61%) Security Cleared
6 21 (5.12%) MCSE
6 21 (5.12%) MCSA
7 13 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 10 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (2.20%) MCDBA
9 9 (2.20%) CCNA
9 9 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.71%) ISEB
11 4 (0.98%) MCTS
12 3 (0.73%) HND
13 2 (0.49%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.49%) CCNP
13 2 (0.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.56%) SLA
2 14 (3.41%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (8.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.98%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.73%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.49%) XenApp
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (2.93%) OpenView
1 12 (2.93%) SCCM
2 7 (1.71%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.46%) SCOM
4 5 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 300 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 54 (13.17%) Oracle
3 34 (8.29%) VMware
4 21 (5.12%) HP
5 20 (4.88%) SAP
6 19 (4.63%) Citrix
6 19 (4.63%) Sage
7 17 (4.15%) JD Edwards
8 16 (3.90%) Epicor
9 14 (3.41%) Cisco
9 14 (3.41%) Juniper
10 12 (2.93%) Lotus
11 11 (2.68%) Avaya
12 8 (1.95%) McAfee
12 8 (1.95%) Apple
12 8 (1.95%) Adobe
13 7 (1.71%) Dell
13 7 (1.71%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.71%) Symantec
14 4 (0.98%) Metastorm
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + depending on exp (inc good bens)
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Scene One Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Ashfield Healthcare Communications
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire, North West
MCG Consulting Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago