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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 371 376 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.83% 9.42% 9.74%
As % of the Applications category 65.20% 67.50% 67.94%
Number of salaries quoted 320 339 361
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £50,000 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
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
569 557 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.07% 13.96% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 479 482 511
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 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 20 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Stockport +12 16 £30,500 -12.85% 9
Salford +2 10 £32,500 +41.30% 2
Altrincham +2 6 £26,250 +26.50% 3
Wigan -10 5 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Cheadle +9 4 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Oldham +6 2 £35,528 +24.65% 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 629 (82.01%) Microsoft
2 243 (31.68%) Windows
3 239 (31.16%) SQL Server
4 236 (30.77%) MS Office
5 197 (25.68%) SQL
6 152 (19.82%) Active Directory
7 149 (19.43%) Degree
8 129 (16.82%) VMware
9 127 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
10 126 (16.43%) Finance
11 124 (16.17%) .NET
12 115 (14.99%) ITIL
13 114 (14.86%) Project Management
14 109 (14.21%) C#
15 103 (13.43%) Citrix
15 103 (13.43%) MS Exchange
16 101 (13.17%) Windows 7
17 99 (12.91%) Firewall
18 96 (12.52%) SharePoint
19 95 (12.39%) Cisco
20 91 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
21 88 (11.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 83 (10.82%) Hyper-V
23 82 (10.69%) Change Management
24 78 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
25 77 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
25 77 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
26 73 (9.52%) MS Project
27 72 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 71 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 103 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 96 (12.52%) SharePoint
3 41 (5.35%) IIS
4 27 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (1.56%) Lync
8 9 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.04%) CMS
9 8 (1.04%) Apache
9 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.39%) SAS
11 3 (0.39%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.13%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 236 (30.77%) MS Office
2 73 (9.52%) MS Project
3 58 (7.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 43 (5.61%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.17%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.26%) Revit
6 2 (0.26%) SketchUp
6 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (1.30%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.78%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.13%) Tridion
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.43%) Office 365
2 6 (0.78%) Yammer
2 6 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.65%) IaaS
4 2 (0.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.26%) PaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 99 (12.91%) Firewall
2 71 (9.26%) SAN
3 54 (7.04%) LAN
4 50 (6.52%) DHCP
5 49 (6.39%) DNS
6 42 (5.48%) WAN
7 37 (4.82%) VPN
8 36 (4.69%) Intranet
9 33 (4.30%) TCP/IP
10 27 (3.52%) NAS
11 23 (3.00%) Wireless
12 17 (2.22%) VoIP
13 14 (1.83%) Network Security
14 12 (1.56%) NetScaler
15 11 (1.43%) Ethernet
15 11 (1.43%) Internet
16 10 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (1.17%) IPv4
18 7 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (31.16%) SQL Server
2 78 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 38 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (3.65%) Relational Database
9 23 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.30%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.30%) OLAP
12 9 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (0.65%) MS Access
14 5 (0.65%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.52%) QlikView
15 4 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (0.78%) NUnit
5 4 (0.52%) Subversion
6 2 (0.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.26%) Moq
6 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.13%) Grunt
7 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.13%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.13%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.13%) MSI
7 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 126 (16.43%) Finance
2 43 (5.61%) Legal
3 33 (4.30%) Law
4 30 (3.91%) Marketing
5 27 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.74%) Retail
7 18 (2.35%) Banking
8 17 (2.22%) Telecoms
9 16 (2.09%) Back Office
10 10 (1.30%) Advertising
11 8 (1.04%) Local Government
12 6 (0.78%) German Language
13 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.39%) Billing
14 3 (0.39%) Games
14 3 (0.39%) French Language
14 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.26%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.26%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 171 (22.29%) Analyst
2 141 (18.38%) Developer
3 75 (9.78%) Project Manager
4 64 (8.34%) Support Engineer
5 53 (6.91%) Consultant
6 49 (6.39%) C# Developer
7 45 (5.87%) .NET Developer
8 40 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support
8 40 (5.22%) IT Support
9 39 (5.08%) Technical Support
9 39 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (4.95%) Support Analyst
11 34 (4.43%) MI Analyst
12 32 (4.17%) Senior Developer
13 31 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 31 (4.04%) Technical Engineer
14 28 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
15 27 (3.52%) Technical Support Engineer
16 26 (3.39%) Team Leader
16 26 (3.39%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (16.17%) .NET
2 66 (8.60%) ASP.NET
3 43 (5.61%) HTML
4 33 (4.30%) XML
5 31 (4.04%) Web Services
6 26 (3.39%) .NET Framework
7 23 (3.00%) WCF
7 23 (3.00%) CSS
8 22 (2.87%) jQuery
9 20 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (2.22%) COM
11 12 (1.56%) HTML5
12 11 (1.43%) XHTML
13 10 (1.30%) SOAP
13 10 (1.30%) LINQ
13 10 (1.30%) WPF
13 10 (1.30%) Entity Framework
14 9 (1.17%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (1.17%) Silverlight
14 9 (1.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 127 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 30 (3.91%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.22%) Clustering
5 16 (2.09%) NHS
6 15 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.30%) Statistics
7 10 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.04%) Replication
9 8 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.91%) Data Extraction
11 4 (0.52%) FMCG
11 4 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.52%) Social Media
11 4 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.52%) Animation
12 3 (0.39%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 243 (31.68%) Windows
2 101 (13.17%) Windows 7
3 59 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (6.00%) Windows 8
5 45 (5.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (3.91%) Windows XP
8 25 (3.26%) Linux
9 17 (2.22%) Solaris
10 14 (1.83%) Android
11 8 (1.04%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.04%) UNIX
12 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.52%) NetWare
13 4 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.26%) Debian
14 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (14.99%) ITIL
2 114 (14.86%) Project Management
3 82 (10.69%) Change Management
4 77 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (9.13%) PRINCE2
6 53 (6.91%) CRM
6 53 (6.91%) ERP
7 45 (5.87%) OO
7 45 (5.87%) Incident Management
8 39 (5.08%) Web Development
9 37 (4.82%) MVC
10 33 (4.30%) Data Analysis
11 32 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (4.17%) Scrum
12 29 (3.78%) Business Analysis
12 29 (3.78%) Time Management
13 27 (3.52%) Problem Management
13 27 (3.52%) Mentoring
14 25 (3.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (25.68%) SQL
2 109 (14.21%) C#
3 71 (9.26%) T-SQL
4 41 (5.35%) VBA
5 37 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 36 (4.69%) VB.NET
7 27 (3.52%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.22%) C
9 15 (1.96%) Java
9 15 (1.96%) C++
10 14 (1.83%) VB
11 10 (1.30%) VBScript
12 9 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.91%) Delphi
14 6 (0.78%) PHP
15 5 (0.65%) X++
16 1 (0.13%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.13%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 149 (19.43%) Degree
2 88 (11.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (5.74%) MCSE
4 30 (3.91%) MCITP
4 30 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 28 (3.65%) MCSA
6 26 (3.39%) MCP
7 20 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (2.48%) CCNA
8 19 (2.48%) ISEB
9 18 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.96%) MOS
11 15 (1.96%) MCTS
11 15 (1.96%) PMI Certification
12 13 (1.69%) PMP
13 12 (1.56%) CCA
13 12 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (1.56%) NCDA
13 12 (1.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.52%) SLA
2 19 (2.48%) QA
3 9 (1.17%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 152 (19.82%) Active Directory
2 91 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (10.82%) Hyper-V
4 30 (3.91%) XenDesktop
5 21 (2.74%) vSphere
6 19 (2.48%) XenApp
7 13 (1.69%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.78%) XenServer
9 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.52%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (3.26%) SCCM
2 19 (2.48%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (1.04%) SCOM
5 4 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.52%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.39%) SCDPM
6 3 (0.39%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.26%) WSUS
7 2 (0.26%) SCSM
8 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.13%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 629 (82.01%) Microsoft
2 129 (16.82%) VMware
3 103 (13.43%) Citrix
4 95 (12.39%) Cisco
5 62 (8.08%) NetApp
6 61 (7.95%) Oracle
7 27 (3.52%) HP
8 25 (3.26%) Wyse
9 22 (2.87%) CheckPoint
10 19 (2.48%) Dell
11 18 (2.35%) Adobe
12 17 (2.22%) Symantec
13 15 (1.96%) Juniper
13 15 (1.96%) CA
14 12 (1.56%) IBM
14 12 (1.56%) SAP
15 11 (1.43%) Google
16 10 (1.30%) Meraki
17 9 (1.17%) 3PAR
17 9 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 5 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EdenHouse Solutions
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £27,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45,000 - £55,000 + Company Bonus +
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £23,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago