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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 30 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 7 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.55% 10.61% 5.29%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 58.33% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 6
Average salary £28,625 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.43% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,175 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,400 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.66% 18.18% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 9
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +23.07%
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 28 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Halifax

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) MS Project
3 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (16.67%) Avaya
4 3 (16.67%) DEFINITY
4 3 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Intel
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (16.67%) HNC
4 3 (16.67%) HND
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Project
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) DEFINITY
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Project Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) HNC
1 3 (16.67%) HND
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Avaya
3 3 (16.67%) Intel
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec