The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 8 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 12.70% 6.29% 9.41%
As % of the Applications category 53.33% 36.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 16
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
MS Excel
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

Applications Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 23.81% 17.48% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Macclesfield region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Macclesfield

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Windows

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) JasperReports
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Statistics
1 2 (12.50%) Photography
1 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GxP
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenServer
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) AppSense