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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 33 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 6 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.35% 6.40% 10.38%
As % of the Applications category 35.29% 65.00% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 16
Average salary £42,500 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -2.70%
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
17 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.50% 9.85% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 25
Average salary £45,000 £30,120 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.40% +0.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £60,000
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 11 February 2016.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Database Security
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) BPMN
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 2 (18.18%) MS Visio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Account Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Database Security
1 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) BPMN
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Process
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) VMware