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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 42 4
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -38
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 17 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.60% 2.03% 23.38%
As % of the Applications category 73.91% 46.67% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 32
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
23 15 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.99% 4.35% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 46
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 27 May 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 28 (82.35%) ITIL
3 24 (70.59%) VMware
4 19 (55.88%) Windows
5 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
7 12 (35.29%) MS Office
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Banking
11 5 (14.71%) Retail
11 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
11 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.71%) Security Management
11 5 (14.71%) SAP
11 5 (14.71%) ISEB
11 5 (14.71%) SAN
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
11 5 (14.71%) IBM
11 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.71%) VPN
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (14.71%) Degree
11 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
11 5 (14.71%) VMware Server
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) VPN
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) IT Support
2 12 (35.29%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Asset Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Software Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Release Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.71%) Security Management
2 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
2 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (14.71%) Line Management
2 5 (14.71%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
3 2 (5.88%) Release Management
3 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) VBScript
2 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISEB
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSA
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Server
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) SAP
4 5 (14.71%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
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