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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 340 400 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.18% 9.94% 9.66%
As % of the Applications category 64.39% 67.45% 67.17%
Number of salaries quoted 291 356 360
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
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
528 593 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.26% 14.73% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 444 505 520
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Bolton -1 20 £39,500 +16.17% 3
Stockport -7 11 £30,500 -19.73% 5
Altrincham -1 6 £26,250 +26.50% 1
Salford -7 6 £26,250 +5.00% 2
Cheadle +11 5 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Wigan -7 4 £30,000 +66.66%
Oldham +3 2 £33,556 +3.24% 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 586 (80.94%) Microsoft
2 234 (32.32%) Windows
3 229 (31.63%) SQL Server
4 226 (31.22%) MS Office
5 194 (26.80%) SQL
6 143 (19.75%) Degree
7 139 (19.20%) Active Directory
8 126 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
9 122 (16.85%) Finance
10 120 (16.57%) .NET
11 119 (16.44%) VMware
12 116 (16.02%) ITIL
13 105 (14.50%) Project Management
14 103 (14.23%) C#
15 100 (13.81%) Windows 7
16 98 (13.54%) Firewall
17 90 (12.43%) SharePoint
17 90 (12.43%) Citrix
17 90 (12.43%) MS Exchange
18 84 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 83 (11.46%) Cisco
20 78 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
21 76 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 74 (10.22%) Hyper-V
23 73 (10.08%) Change Management
23 73 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 72 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
24 72 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
25 70 (9.67%) T-SQL
26 69 (9.53%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 90 (12.43%) SharePoint
1 90 (12.43%) MS Exchange
2 38 (5.25%) IIS
3 29 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (1.52%) Lync
7 10 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.10%) CMS
8 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.10%) Apache
8 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.41%) SAS
10 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.28%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 226 (31.22%) MS Office
2 64 (8.84%) MS Project
3 60 (8.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (5.80%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.97%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.28%) Revit
6 2 (0.28%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.93%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.97%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.97%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.52%) Office 365
2 6 (0.83%) Yammer
2 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.55%) SaaS
4 3 (0.41%) IaaS
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (13.54%) Firewall
2 63 (8.70%) SAN
3 49 (6.77%) LAN
4 46 (6.35%) DHCP
4 46 (6.35%) DNS
5 38 (5.25%) VPN
6 37 (5.11%) WAN
7 35 (4.83%) TCP/IP
8 31 (4.28%) Intranet
9 24 (3.31%) Wireless
10 19 (2.62%) VoIP
11 18 (2.49%) NAS
12 14 (1.93%) Network Security
13 12 (1.66%) Ethernet
14 11 (1.52%) IPv4
15 10 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (1.24%) Internet
17 8 (1.10%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (31.63%) SQL Server
2 73 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (9.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (5.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 35 (4.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (3.18%) Relational Database
9 22 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (2.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (1.80%) OLAP
11 13 (1.80%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.52%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (0.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 5 (0.69%) MS Access
16 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.55%) MongoDB
17 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (4.01%) Visual Studio
2 24 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (0.83%) NUnit
4 4 (0.55%) Subversion
5 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.28%) Moq
6 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.14%) Grunt
6 1 (0.14%) NCrunch
6 1 (0.14%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.14%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.14%) MSI
6 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
General
1 122 (16.85%) Finance
2 46 (6.35%) Legal
3 30 (4.14%) Law
4 23 (3.18%) Marketing
4 23 (3.18%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.49%) Banking
6 17 (2.35%) Retail
7 15 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.93%) Back Office
9 10 (1.38%) Advertising
10 9 (1.24%) Local Government
11 5 (0.69%) German Language
12 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.41%) Billing
13 3 (0.41%) Games
14 2 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 2 (0.28%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 164 (22.65%) Analyst
2 133 (18.37%) Developer
3 69 (9.53%) Project Manager
4 62 (8.56%) Support Engineer
5 48 (6.63%) Consultant
5 48 (6.63%) C# Developer
6 43 (5.94%) .NET Developer
7 41 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 40 (5.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (5.39%) IT Support
10 36 (4.97%) Support Analyst
11 34 (4.70%) Technical Support
12 30 (4.14%) Technical Engineer
12 30 (4.14%) MI Analyst
13 28 (3.87%) Senior Developer
14 27 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
15 26 (3.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 26 (3.59%) Technical Support Engineer
16 25 (3.45%) Team Leader
16 25 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (16.57%) .NET
2 64 (8.84%) ASP.NET
3 41 (5.66%) HTML
4 29 (4.01%) Web Services
5 27 (3.73%) .NET Framework
6 26 (3.59%) XML
7 22 (3.04%) CSS
8 21 (2.90%) WCF
8 21 (2.90%) jQuery
9 20 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (2.62%) COM
11 11 (1.52%) XHTML
11 11 (1.52%) LINQ
11 11 (1.52%) WPF
11 11 (1.52%) HTML5
12 10 (1.38%) Entity Framework
12 10 (1.38%) Silverlight
13 9 (1.24%) Flash
13 9 (1.24%) Castle Windsor
13 9 (1.24%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 126 (17.40%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.49%) NHS
5 17 (2.35%) Clustering
6 14 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.80%) Statistics
8 11 (1.52%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (1.24%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.24%) Replication
11 8 (1.10%) Data Extraction
12 7 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.55%) Animation
14 3 (0.41%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.41%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.41%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.41%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.41%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 234 (32.32%) Windows
2 100 (13.81%) Windows 7
3 59 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (6.49%) Windows 8
5 42 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (3.87%) Windows XP
8 26 (3.59%) Linux
9 17 (2.35%) Solaris
10 15 (2.07%) Android
11 9 (1.24%) UNIX
12 7 (0.97%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.83%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.69%) NetWare
15 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.28%) Debian
16 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (16.02%) ITIL
2 105 (14.50%) Project Management
3 78 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (10.08%) Change Management
5 72 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (8.98%) PRINCE2
7 55 (7.60%) CRM
8 48 (6.63%) ERP
9 44 (6.08%) Incident Management
10 41 (5.66%) OO
11 35 (4.83%) Web Development
12 34 (4.70%) MVC
13 32 (4.42%) Data Analysis
14 31 (4.28%) Scrum
15 29 (4.01%) Time Management
15 29 (4.01%) Mentoring
16 26 (3.59%) Problem Management
16 26 (3.59%) Business Analysis
16 26 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 194 (26.80%) SQL
2 103 (14.23%) C#
3 70 (9.67%) T-SQL
4 43 (5.94%) VBA
5 33 (4.56%) PowerShell
6 32 (4.42%) VB.NET
7 31 (4.28%) JavaScript
8 15 (2.07%) C
9 14 (1.93%) VB
10 12 (1.66%) Java
10 12 (1.66%) C++
11 8 (1.10%) VBScript
11 8 (1.10%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.97%) PHP
13 5 (0.69%) Delphi
14 2 (0.28%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.28%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.28%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 143 (19.75%) Degree
2 76 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (5.25%) MCSE
4 30 (4.14%) Security Cleared
5 27 (3.73%) MCP
6 26 (3.59%) MCITP
7 21 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (2.76%) MCSA
8 20 (2.76%) CCNA
9 19 (2.62%) ISEB
9 19 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.07%) MOS
11 15 (2.07%) PMI Certification
12 13 (1.80%) PMP
13 12 (1.66%) A+ Certification
13 12 (1.66%) MCDST
13 12 (1.66%) MCTS
13 12 (1.66%) NCDA
14 11 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.14%) SLA
2 20 (2.76%) QA
3 9 (1.24%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 139 (19.20%) Active Directory
2 84 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (10.22%) Hyper-V
4 28 (3.87%) XenDesktop
5 17 (2.35%) vSphere
6 14 (1.93%) XenApp
7 13 (1.80%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.83%) XenServer
9 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.41%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (3.18%) SCCM
2 17 (2.35%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (0.97%) SCOM
5 4 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.55%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.41%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.41%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.28%) WSUS
7 2 (0.28%) SCSM
8 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.14%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 586 (80.94%) Microsoft
2 119 (16.44%) VMware
3 90 (12.43%) Citrix
4 83 (11.46%) Cisco
5 62 (8.56%) Oracle
6 56 (7.73%) NetApp
7 25 (3.45%) Wyse
8 23 (3.18%) HP
9 22 (3.04%) CheckPoint
10 17 (2.35%) Adobe
11 15 (2.07%) Juniper
11 15 (2.07%) CA
11 15 (2.07%) Symantec
12 13 (1.80%) Dell
13 12 (1.66%) IBM
13 12 (1.66%) SAP
14 10 (1.38%) Meraki
15 9 (1.24%) 3PAR
15 9 (1.24%) EMC
15 9 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
The Smartlist
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Co-operative
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £31,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: £40,950 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago