The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 7 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.00% 16.20% 6.93%
As % of the Applications category 31.82% 60.53% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 6
Average salary £28,625 £38,750 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.12% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,175 £23,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,950 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.44% 26.76% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 10
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 4 (19.05%) Legal
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) MS Project
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) Avaya
6 3 (14.29%) DEFINITY
6 3 (14.29%) Avaya Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Intel
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 3 (14.29%) HNC
6 3 (14.29%) HND
6 3 (14.29%) UNIX
6 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Project
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) DEFINITY
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
3 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Team Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.52%) ETL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) QMS
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) HNC
1 3 (14.29%) HND
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Avaya Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Intel
3 3 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec