The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 299 407 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.33% 10.15% 9.36%
As % of the Applications category 58.51% 64.50% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 237 331 310
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
511 631 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.24% 15.73% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 408 516 502
Average salary £36,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Manchester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Manchester

MS Excel
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +9 18 £37,500 +35.13% 13
Bolton +6 14 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Cheadle +9 7 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Wigan +2 7 £24,000 +32.26% 5
Salford 0 5 £25,500 -40.00% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 4 £32,500 -
Altrincham -5 3 £38,500 +50.98% 2
Oldham -3 1 £19,000 -45.71% 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 477 (77.44%) Microsoft
2 238 (38.64%) SQL Server
3 206 (33.44%) Windows
4 202 (32.79%) SQL
5 200 (32.47%) MS Office
6 114 (18.51%) Finance
7 109 (17.69%) ITIL
7 109 (17.69%) Degree
8 103 (16.72%) Active Directory
9 99 (16.07%) VMware
10 97 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
11 95 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
12 93 (15.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 92 (14.94%) Project Management
14 87 (14.12%) .NET
15 82 (13.31%) C#
16 79 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 76 (12.34%) Citrix
18 75 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
19 74 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
20 73 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
21 66 (10.71%) Windows 7
22 65 (10.55%) MS Exchange
23 61 (9.90%) PRINCE2
24 60 (9.74%) T-SQL
24 60 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
25 59 (9.58%) MS Project
25 59 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
26 58 (9.42%) Firewall
26 58 (9.42%) Data Warehouse

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 65 (10.55%) MS Exchange
2 55 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.22%) IIS
4 20 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (2.44%) CMS
7 11 (1.79%) Lync
8 9 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (1.30%) Apache
10 7 (1.14%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.81%) SAS
12 5 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.81%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.49%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 200 (32.47%) MS Office
2 59 (9.58%) MS Project
3 53 (8.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (4.22%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.60%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.81%) MicroStation
6 5 (0.81%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.81%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.81%) Sage 50
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.32%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.16%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.55%) Office 365
2 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.65%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.42%) Firewall
2 47 (7.63%) DNS
3 41 (6.66%) DHCP
4 38 (6.17%) TCP/IP
5 34 (5.52%) SAN
6 32 (5.19%) LAN
7 31 (5.03%) VPN
8 26 (4.22%) WAN
9 21 (3.41%) VoIP
9 21 (3.41%) Wireless
10 18 (2.92%) Internet
11 13 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (2.11%) Intranet
12 11 (1.79%) IPv4
13 10 (1.62%) Ethernet
14 8 (1.30%) VLAN
14 8 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
15 5 (0.81%) GSM
16 4 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 79 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (4.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Power View
9 13 (2.11%) OLAP
10 12 (1.95%) Data Mining
10 12 (1.95%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (1.62%) MS Access
12 9 (1.46%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.30%) DB2
13 8 (1.30%) QlikView
14 7 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.46%) Subversion
4 8 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (1.14%) JIRA
5 7 (1.14%) NUnit
5 7 (1.14%) SoapUI
6 6 (0.97%) Selenium
7 3 (0.49%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.49%) Hudson
8 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.16%) Grunt
9 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.16%) Ant
9 1 (0.16%) MSTest
General
1 114 (18.51%) Finance
2 35 (5.68%) Legal
3 19 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.92%) Law
5 16 (2.60%) Banking
6 13 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.11%) Marketing
7 12 (1.95%) Advertising
7 12 (1.95%) Retail
8 6 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.97%) Games
9 4 (0.65%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Local Government
10 3 (0.49%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Front Office
11 2 (0.32%) Automotive
11 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.32%) French Language
11 2 (0.32%) German Language
11 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 130 (21.10%) Analyst
2 129 (20.94%) Developer
3 51 (8.28%) Project Manager
4 36 (5.84%) Support Engineer
5 30 (4.87%) Support Analyst
5 30 (4.87%) Consultant
6 29 (4.71%) IT Support
7 28 (4.55%) Administrator
8 26 (4.22%) .NET Developer
9 24 (3.90%) Architect
10 23 (3.73%) C# Developer
11 21 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 21 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 20 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
12 20 (3.25%) SQL Developer
13 19 (3.08%) DBA
14 17 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (2.76%) Service Analyst
14 17 (2.76%) ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (2.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (14.12%) .NET
2 47 (7.63%) HTML
3 42 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.87%) CSS
4 30 (4.87%) WCF
5 28 (4.55%) Web Services
6 25 (4.06%) .NET Framework
7 23 (3.73%) jQuery
8 22 (3.57%) XML
9 18 (2.92%) COM
10 17 (2.76%) WPF
10 17 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (2.60%) HTML5
11 16 (2.60%) Entity Framework
12 15 (2.44%) LINQ
13 11 (1.79%) REST
14 10 (1.62%) AngularJS
14 10 (1.62%) Middleware
15 9 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (1.30%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 34 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.08%) Visualisation
6 15 (2.44%) NHS
7 13 (2.11%) Statistics
8 12 (1.95%) Thin Client
8 12 (1.95%) N-Tier
8 12 (1.95%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.95%) Data Extraction
9 9 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.46%) Clustering
10 7 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.14%) Replication
10 7 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.14%) User Experience
11 6 (0.97%) Animation
12 5 (0.81%) Social Media
12 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 206 (33.44%) Windows
2 66 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 60 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (3.73%) Windows 8
7 16 (2.60%) Linux
8 15 (2.44%) Android
9 10 (1.62%) Windows XP
9 10 (1.62%) UNIX
10 6 (0.97%) Solaris
10 6 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.81%) NetWare
12 4 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.32%) AIX
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (17.69%) ITIL
2 95 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (14.94%) Project Management
4 75 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
5 61 (9.90%) PRINCE2
6 51 (8.28%) CRM
7 47 (7.63%) Change Management
8 39 (6.33%) Mentoring
8 39 (6.33%) SDLC
9 35 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (5.68%) Time Management
10 29 (4.71%) ERP
10 29 (4.71%) Scrum
10 29 (4.71%) Data Analysis
11 27 (4.38%) Data Management
11 27 (4.38%) Incident Management
11 27 (4.38%) ETL
12 26 (4.22%) MVC
13 25 (4.06%) Workflow
13 25 (4.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (32.79%) SQL
2 82 (13.31%) C#
3 60 (9.74%) T-SQL
4 39 (6.33%) PowerShell
5 37 (6.01%) JavaScript
6 34 (5.52%) VBA
7 23 (3.73%) Java
8 15 (2.44%) C++
9 14 (2.27%) C
9 14 (2.27%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.79%) VB
11 8 (1.30%) COBOL
11 8 (1.30%) VBScript
12 5 (0.81%) PHP
12 5 (0.81%) XQuery
13 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.32%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.32%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.32%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 109 (17.69%) Degree
2 59 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.92%) MCSE
3 18 (2.92%) MCP
3 18 (2.92%) MCITP
4 16 (2.60%) ISEB
5 14 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.11%) CCNA
7 12 (1.95%) MCSA
7 12 (1.95%) MCTS
8 10 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (1.46%) NCDA
10 7 (1.14%) MOS
10 7 (1.14%) MCPD
10 7 (1.14%) MCSD
11 6 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.97%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.31%) SLA
2 30 (4.87%) QA
3 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.65%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 103 (16.72%) Active Directory
2 74 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.41%) XenDesktop
5 19 (3.08%) vSphere
6 18 (2.92%) XenApp
7 10 (1.62%) XenServer
7 10 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.14%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.49%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (3.25%) SCCM
2 7 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (1.14%) WSUS
3 3 (0.49%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.49%) Puppet
4 2 (0.32%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.32%) SCOM
4 2 (0.32%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.16%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 477 (77.44%) Microsoft
2 99 (16.07%) VMware
3 76 (12.34%) Citrix
4 51 (8.28%) Cisco
5 45 (7.31%) Oracle
6 34 (5.52%) NetApp
7 27 (4.38%) SAP
8 23 (3.73%) IBM
9 17 (2.76%) HP
10 12 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.95%) Veeam
11 11 (1.79%) Adobe
12 10 (1.62%) Dell
13 9 (1.46%) Interwoven
13 9 (1.46%) Hitachi
13 9 (1.46%) Tableau
14 8 (1.30%) McAfee
15 7 (1.14%) SolarWinds
16 6 (0.97%) Symantec
16 6 (0.97%) Sage
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £82000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 27k per year + pension + medical
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per month
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday