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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 41 7
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -34
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 19 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 11.18% 3.08% 20.93%
As % of the Applications category 82.61% 57.14% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 33
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.53% 5.40% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 45
Average salary £23,750 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £21,360
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 28 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) ITIL
3 20 (74.07%) VMware
4 15 (55.56%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) MS Office
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) Banking
9 5 (18.52%) Retail
9 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
9 5 (18.52%) IBM
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) SAP
9 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 5 (18.52%) ISEB
9 5 (18.52%) Software Asset Management
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (14.81%) Line Management
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
10 4 (14.81%) VMware Server
10 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) VPN
10 4 (14.81%) SAN
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (14.81%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
1 10 (37.04%) IT Support
2 6 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Software Asset Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Release Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
2 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
2 5 (18.52%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (14.81%) Line Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.81%) Security Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) HND
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Server
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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