The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 24 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.37% 6.47% 3.13%
As % of the Applications category 51.06% 60.00% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
MS Excel
Cheshire

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

Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.23% 10.78% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 52
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Chester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Chester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 36 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) MS Office
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Windows
4 15 (30.00%) Finance
5 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (20.00%) ITIL
6 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (18.00%) HTTP
8 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (16.00%) Information Security
8 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (14.00%) VB
9 7 (14.00%) Java
10 6 (12.00%) VBScript
10 6 (12.00%) J2EE
10 6 (12.00%) MySQL
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle
10 6 (12.00%) IIS
10 6 (12.00%) MCSE
10 6 (12.00%) Apache
10 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
10 6 (12.00%) JSP
10 6 (12.00%) SOAP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (12.00%) IIS
1 6 (12.00%) Apache
1 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Office
2 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) HTTP
2 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.00%) FTP
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JMeter
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
1 6 (12.00%) Selenium
1 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior ETL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) J2EE
1 6 (12.00%) JSP
1 6 (12.00%) SOAP
1 6 (12.00%) XML
1 6 (12.00%) REST
2 3 (6.00%) Flash
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) WCF
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) CSS3
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
4 2 (4.00%) Tandem
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Information Security
3 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (12.00%) DevOps
3 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.00%) SIEM
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) ETL
4 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
5 4 (8.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (6.00%) CRM
6 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) Logistics
7 2 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Java
2 7 (14.00%) VB
3 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.00%) VBScript
4 3 (6.00%) Perl
4 3 (6.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) VBA
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) MCSE
1 6 (12.00%) CCNP
1 6 (12.00%) CCNA
1 6 (12.00%) CISSP
1 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (12.00%) A+ Certification
1 6 (12.00%) MCITP
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (12.00%) EMC
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Remedy
4 2 (4.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Lagan
5 1 (2.00%) Google
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