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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 35 7
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 28 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.61% 3.33% 18.18%
As % of the Applications category 77.78% 37.50% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 22
Average salary £22,500 £28,625 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.39% -21.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,550 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 16.22% 8.89% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 35
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Halifax

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Halifax

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

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) ITIL
3 23 (53.49%) VMware
4 19 (44.19%) Windows
5 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
5 16 (37.21%) SQL
6 14 (32.56%) MS Office
7 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle
9 8 (18.60%) MS Project
10 7 (16.28%) Banking
10 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
12 5 (11.63%) Software Asset Management
12 5 (11.63%) Retail
12 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
12 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) IBM
12 5 (11.63%) ISEB
12 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
12 5 (11.63%) Project Management
12 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.63%) SAP
13 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
13 4 (9.30%) VBScript
13 4 (9.30%) .NET
13 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
13 4 (9.30%) VoIP
13 4 (9.30%) VPN
13 4 (9.30%) MCSA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Office
2 8 (18.60%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) VoIP
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
1 4 (9.30%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (16.28%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) IT Support
3 11 (25.58%) IT Support Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Support Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Project Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Software Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Project Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Software Asset Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Release Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Clustering
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
3 5 (11.63%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Software Asset Management
4 4 (9.30%) Security Management
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.30%) Line Management
5 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.65%) Release Management
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) VBScript
2 4 (9.30%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 23 (53.49%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) HP
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