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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 192 146 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.83% 9.11% 6.82%
As % of the Applications category 60.57% 72.28% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 158 112 124
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
317 202 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.88% 12.60% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 272 161 229
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £21,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,850 £64,000 £46,600
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +5 88 £28,500 -28.75% 11
Chester +24 26 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Wilmslow +12 24 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Macclesfield -3 11 £49,000 +50.76% 3
Crewe +18 8 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Knutsford -1 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Runcorn -2 5 £25,250 -22.30% 2
Nantwich - 2 £30,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 £18,500 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 294 (75.77%) Microsoft
2 133 (34.28%) Windows
3 127 (32.73%) MS Office
4 125 (32.22%) SQL Server
5 111 (28.61%) SQL
6 109 (28.09%) Finance
7 86 (22.16%) .NET
8 71 (18.30%) C#
9 68 (17.53%) ITIL
10 65 (16.75%) HTML
10 65 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 58 (14.95%) T-SQL
12 58 (14.95%) ASP.NET
12 58 (14.95%) CSS
12 58 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (14.69%) Project Management
14 52 (13.40%) Active Directory
15 51 (13.14%) MVC
16 47 (12.11%) MCP
16 47 (12.11%) HTML5
17 45 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
17 45 (11.60%) jQuery
17 45 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 44 (11.34%) Degree
19 42 (10.82%) Windows 7
19 42 (10.82%) Scrum
20 41 (10.57%) Visual Studio
20 41 (10.57%) WCF
20 41 (10.57%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 29 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.96%) NServiceBus
3 24 (6.19%) MS Exchange
4 19 (4.90%) IBM Notes
5 14 (3.61%) IIS
5 14 (3.61%) Lync
6 12 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.80%) SAS
7 7 (1.80%) Apache
8 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.29%) MS Project Server
10 4 (1.03%) CMS
11 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 127 (32.73%) MS Office
2 41 (10.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 32 (8.25%) MS Project
4 10 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.29%) FastStats
5 5 (1.29%) SPSS
6 3 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.77%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 18 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.29%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.35%) SaaS
2 6 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.54%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.73%) VPN
3 27 (6.96%) DNS
4 24 (6.19%) DHCP
5 14 (3.61%) HTTP
6 10 (2.58%) LAN
7 9 (2.32%) SAN
7 9 (2.32%) WAN
8 8 (2.06%) Firewall
8 8 (2.06%) Internet
9 6 (1.55%) VoIP
9 6 (1.55%) Network Security
9 6 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.29%) VLAN
10 5 (1.29%) DMZ
11 3 (0.77%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.77%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.77%) FTP
12 2 (0.52%) Wireless
12 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (32.22%) SQL Server
2 64 (16.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (3.61%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.09%) MySQL
8 12 (3.09%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.80%) OLAP
11 6 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.55%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.29%) MS Access
13 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (1.03%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 41 (10.57%) Visual Studio
2 30 (7.73%) Selenium
2 30 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (6.19%) SpecFlow
4 12 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.06%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.80%) JIRA
7 6 (1.55%) JMeter
7 6 (1.55%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.03%) Subversion
9 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 109 (28.09%) Finance
2 25 (6.44%) Marketing
3 14 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.58%) Retail
5 8 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.06%) Billing
6 7 (1.80%) Local Government
6 7 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.29%) Legal
8 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.03%) Advertising
9 3 (0.77%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.77%) Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.52%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
11 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (34.28%) Analyst
2 70 (18.04%) Developer
3 33 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 33 (8.51%) Service Analyst
4 29 (7.47%) Support Analyst
5 24 (6.19%) .NET Developer
6 22 (5.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 22 (5.67%) Programmer
6 22 (5.67%) Project Manager
7 20 (5.15%) .NET Programmer
7 20 (5.15%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 19 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
9 15 (3.87%) SQL Developer
10 13 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (3.35%) DBA
11 12 (3.09%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.09%) Administrator
11 12 (3.09%) Data Analyst
11 12 (3.09%) IT Support
12 11 (2.84%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (22.16%) .NET
2 65 (16.75%) HTML
3 58 (14.95%) ASP.NET
3 58 (14.95%) CSS
4 47 (12.11%) HTML5
5 45 (11.60%) jQuery
6 41 (10.57%) WCF
7 34 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (7.99%) AngularJS
9 29 (7.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (6.44%) CSS3
11 24 (6.19%) Castle Windsor
11 24 (6.19%) JSON
11 24 (6.19%) NHibernate
12 17 (4.38%) .NET Framework
13 15 (3.87%) XML
14 14 (3.61%) XHTML
14 14 (3.61%) LINQ
15 12 (3.09%) Web Services
16 11 (2.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.76%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.90%) User Experience
4 12 (3.09%) Clustering
4 12 (3.09%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.58%) Statistics
6 9 (2.32%) Performance Metrics
6 9 (2.32%) Replication
7 8 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.29%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.03%) Learning Management System
9 4 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.77%) Open Source
10 3 (0.77%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.77%) Robotics
10 3 (0.77%) W3C
10 3 (0.77%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 133 (34.28%) Windows
2 45 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (10.82%) Windows 7
4 29 (7.47%) Windows XP
4 29 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (4.90%) Linux
7 17 (4.38%) UNIX
8 6 (1.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.52%) Android
9 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (17.53%) ITIL
2 65 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (14.69%) Project Management
4 51 (13.14%) MVC
5 42 (10.82%) Scrum
6 34 (8.76%) TDD
7 33 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 27 (6.96%) Service Management
8 27 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (6.44%) CRM
10 24 (6.19%) Time Management
10 24 (6.19%) ETL
11 21 (5.41%) ERP
12 18 (4.64%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.64%) Analytics
12 18 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (4.38%) Resource Management
14 16 (4.12%) Data Analysis
14 16 (4.12%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (28.61%) SQL
2 71 (18.30%) C#
3 58 (14.95%) T-SQL
4 39 (10.05%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.35%) VB.NET
6 12 (3.09%) Java
7 11 (2.84%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.58%) VB
9 6 (1.55%) VBA
9 6 (1.55%) VBScript
9 6 (1.55%) C
10 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.77%) Perl
11 3 (0.77%) Python
12 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.26%) X++
13 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (12.11%) MCP
2 45 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (11.34%) Degree
4 40 (10.31%) Security Cleared
5 33 (8.51%) MCITP
6 32 (8.25%) MCSE
7 27 (6.96%) SC Cleared
8 24 (6.19%) MCSA
9 11 (2.84%) MCTS
9 11 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (2.06%) CCNA
10 8 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.80%) MCDST
12 4 (1.03%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.03%) CISSP
12 4 (1.03%) CCNP
13 3 (0.77%) PMP
13 3 (0.77%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.77%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.31%) SLA
2 3 (0.77%) QA
2 3 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.15%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.80%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.77%) XenApp
4 3 (0.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (4.90%) OpenView
1 19 (4.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 13 (3.35%) SCCM
3 5 (1.29%) SCOM
4 3 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.26%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 294 (75.77%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.79%) VMware
3 36 (9.28%) Oracle
4 25 (6.44%) HP
5 24 (6.19%) Citrix
6 19 (4.90%) Lotus
7 15 (3.87%) Juniper
8 10 (2.58%) Symantec
9 7 (1.80%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.80%) McAfee
10 6 (1.55%) Avaya
10 6 (1.55%) EMC
10 6 (1.55%) Cisco
10 6 (1.55%) Telerik
11 5 (1.29%) SmartFocus
11 5 (1.29%) Sophos
11 5 (1.29%) Minitab
12 4 (1.03%) Cognos
12 4 (1.03%) SAP
12 4 (1.03%) Sage
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 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 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25 – £30k
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £21,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago