The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 401 406 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.04% 9.87% 8.81%
As % of the Applications category 68.08% 67.22% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 355 357 305
Average salary £33,500 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.29% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
589 604 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.74% 14.69% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 501 520 418
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +3.03%
MS Excel
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +7 31 £34,000 +0.74% 4
Stockport -11 25 £37,000 +40.95% 6
Salford +10 15 £32,000 +25.49% 2
Wigan +9 11 £18,500 -38.33% 6
Cheadle 0 6 £32,500 +80.55% 2
Oldham -7 5 £32,500 -2.61% 2
Altrincham -10 5 £20,000 -42.85% 2
Rochdale -4 4 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Bury -5 2 £21,500 -2.27%
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 524 (75.83%) Microsoft
2 317 (45.88%) SQL
3 280 (40.52%) SQL Server
4 260 (37.63%) Windows
5 175 (25.33%) Finance
6 164 (23.73%) .NET
7 128 (18.52%) Project Management
8 124 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 123 (17.80%) T-SQL
10 121 (17.51%) C#
11 118 (17.08%) ITIL
12 116 (16.79%) VMware
13 101 (14.62%) Active Directory
14 99 (14.33%) ASP.NET
15 93 (13.46%) MS Office
15 93 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
16 90 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
17 87 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 86 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 85 (12.30%) MS Exchange
20 82 (11.87%) Microsoft Certification
21 81 (11.72%) Degree
22 77 (11.14%) Windows Server 2003
23 76 (11.00%) JavaScript
24 73 (10.56%) SQL Server 2005
25 72 (10.42%) HTML
25 72 (10.42%) Citrix
25 72 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
26 69 (9.99%) SQL Server 2012
27 66 (9.55%) PRINCE2

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 85 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 65 (9.41%) SharePoint
3 46 (6.66%) IIS
4 40 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 30 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (3.62%) Lync
9 16 (2.32%) CMS
10 11 (1.59%) Apache
10 11 (1.59%) IBM Notes
10 11 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.45%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.87%) SAS
13 6 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.58%) GlassFish
14 4 (0.58%) TPMS
14 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 93 (13.46%) MS Office
2 45 (6.51%) MS Project
3 20 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.30%) PowerPivot
5 8 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.14%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (3.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 16 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.30%) Agresso
4 8 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.43%) CA Clarity
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.29%) Bond Adapt
9 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.14%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.17%) Office 365
2 11 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.95%) SAN
2 41 (5.93%) LAN
2 41 (5.93%) WAN
3 33 (4.78%) Firewall
4 25 (3.62%) TCP/IP
5 23 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (2.60%) DNS
7 17 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (2.46%) VPN
8 12 (1.74%) NAS
9 10 (1.45%) FTP
9 10 (1.45%) SMTP
10 9 (1.30%) Internet
10 9 (1.30%) Unified Communications
11 7 (1.01%) HTTP
11 7 (1.01%) Wireless
12 5 (0.72%) VLAN
12 5 (0.72%) VoIP
13 4 (0.58%) DHCP
14 3 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (40.52%) SQL Server
2 124 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (12.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (10.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 69 (9.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (5.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 35 (5.07%) SQL Server 2000
9 26 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (3.18%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (2.17%) Relational Database
12 14 (2.03%) MS Access
13 12 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (1.45%) QlikView
15 9 (1.30%) Star Schema
15 9 (1.30%) MySQL
15 9 (1.30%) PerformancePoint
16 8 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.87%) OLAP
18 4 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (6.08%) Visual Studio
2 30 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (2.60%) NUnit
4 10 (1.45%) MSTest
5 9 (1.30%) Ant
6 6 (0.87%) Hudson
7 4 (0.58%) Moq
7 4 (0.58%) Selenium
8 3 (0.43%) JIRA
8 3 (0.43%) ReSharper
8 3 (0.43%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.43%) Grunt
9 2 (0.29%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.29%) JMeter
9 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.29%) Subversion
10 1 (0.14%) FrontPage
10 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 175 (25.33%) Finance
2 38 (5.50%) Retail
3 31 (4.49%) Legal
4 29 (4.20%) Marketing
5 24 (3.47%) Advertising
6 22 (3.18%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.88%) Banking
8 12 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.74%) Billing
9 10 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.30%) Back Office
11 5 (0.72%) Greek Language
11 5 (0.72%) Polish Language
12 4 (0.58%) Law
13 3 (0.43%) Local Government
13 3 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Games
15 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 155 (22.43%) Developer
2 151 (21.85%) Analyst
3 97 (14.04%) Consultant
4 51 (7.38%) .NET Developer
5 47 (6.80%) Support Engineer
6 37 (5.35%) MI Analyst
7 35 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (5.07%) Support Analyst
8 29 (4.20%) Architect
9 23 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 23 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 23 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (3.04%) DBA
11 20 (2.89%) Business Analyst
11 20 (2.89%) Team Leader
11 20 (2.89%) SQL DBA
11 20 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (2.75%) Report Writer
12 19 (2.75%) Report Analyst
13 18 (2.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (23.73%) .NET
2 99 (14.33%) ASP.NET
3 72 (10.42%) HTML
4 44 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (5.93%) jQuery
6 37 (5.35%) CSS
7 35 (5.07%) XML
8 31 (4.49%) .NET Framework
8 31 (4.49%) WCF
9 24 (3.47%) Web Services
10 21 (3.04%) MDX
11 12 (1.74%) RESTful
11 12 (1.74%) LINQ
11 12 (1.74%) WinForms
12 11 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (1.59%) HTML5
13 10 (1.45%) XSLT
14 9 (1.30%) J2EE
15 8 (1.16%) CSS3
16 7 (1.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.20%) Management Information System
2 22 (3.18%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.17%) Replication
4 14 (2.03%) NHS
5 12 (1.74%) iPhone
6 11 (1.59%) Clustering
6 11 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.30%) GIS
7 9 (1.30%) Celerra
8 7 (1.01%) E-Learning
8 7 (1.01%) Social Media
9 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.87%) Human Factors
9 6 (0.87%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.87%) Statistics
9 6 (0.87%) EMC Centera
10 5 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (0.72%) PMI
10 5 (0.72%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 260 (37.63%) Windows
2 90 (13.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (11.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (6.51%) Windows 7
6 41 (5.93%) Windows XP
7 33 (4.78%) Linux
8 28 (4.05%) UNIX
8 28 (4.05%) Windows 8
9 14 (2.03%) Android
10 6 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.43%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.43%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (18.52%) Project Management
2 118 (17.08%) ITIL
3 93 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (9.55%) PRINCE2
5 56 (8.10%) MVC
6 49 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (6.22%) ERP
8 39 (5.64%) CRM
9 36 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 34 (4.92%) OO
11 32 (4.63%) Business Analysis
12 30 (4.34%) Time Management
12 30 (4.34%) TDD
12 30 (4.34%) Service Management
13 26 (3.76%) Web Development
14 24 (3.47%) Scrum
15 21 (3.04%) Business Transformation
15 21 (3.04%) Incident Management
15 21 (3.04%) Software Engineering
16 19 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 317 (45.88%) SQL
2 123 (17.80%) T-SQL
3 121 (17.51%) C#
4 76 (11.00%) JavaScript
5 44 (6.37%) VB.NET
6 23 (3.33%) Java
7 16 (2.32%) C
8 13 (1.88%) C++
9 12 (1.74%) VBA
10 11 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.59%) VB
11 9 (1.30%) PHP
12 5 (0.72%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.43%) Ruby
13 3 (0.43%) VBScript
13 3 (0.43%) Delphi
14 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.29%) XAML
14 2 (0.29%) Python
14 2 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 82 (11.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (11.72%) Degree
3 41 (5.93%) MCTS
4 40 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (5.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 37 (5.35%) CCNA
7 28 (4.05%) MCSE
7 28 (4.05%) MCP
8 26 (3.76%) NCDA
8 26 (3.76%) Security Cleared
8 26 (3.76%) MCITP
9 22 (3.18%) MCSA
10 20 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.59%) CCA
12 11 (1.59%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.30%) ISEB
14 6 (0.87%) NCIE
14 6 (0.87%) SNIA Certification
15 5 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.07%) SLA
2 22 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.60%) QA
4 6 (0.87%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) BS7799
System Software
1 101 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 72 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 39 (5.64%) vSphere
5 18 (2.60%) XenApp
6 12 (1.74%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.16%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.01%) XenServer
9 5 (0.72%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.43%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.29%) vCloud
11 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.14%) Xen
12 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 37 (5.35%) SCCM
2 33 (4.78%) SCOM
3 11 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.14%) WSUS
8 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.14%) Puppet
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 524 (75.83%) Microsoft
2 116 (16.79%) VMware
3 72 (10.42%) Citrix
4 54 (7.81%) Cisco
5 50 (7.24%) NetApp
6 43 (6.22%) Oracle
7 19 (2.75%) Hitachi
8 16 (2.32%) McAfee
9 13 (1.88%) HP
9 13 (1.88%) EMC
10 12 (1.74%) Symantec
10 12 (1.74%) Lotus
10 12 (1.74%) Dell
11 11 (1.59%) Business Objects
12 10 (1.45%) SAP
12 10 (1.45%) Avaya
13 9 (1.30%) IBM
14 8 (1.16%) Tableau
15 7 (1.01%) Google
15 7 (1.01%) Apple
Wigan, Lancashire
ARM Utilities
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30800 - £38600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Offer competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Base+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago