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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 276 393 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.43% 9.97% 7.90%
As % of the Applications category 62.16% 59.82% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 234 351 273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.35%
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
444 657 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.57% 16.66% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 368 575 426
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £43,500
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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +3 24 £37,500 +14.50% 11
Bury +4 13 £33,500 +39.58% 2
Cheadle -9 9 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Bolton +10 7 £31,500 -18.18% 1
Altrincham +12 6 £44,000 +62.96% 4
Salford -5 4 £22,500 -30.76%
Rochdale - 4 £34,000 - 1
Oldham -1 3 £32,500 -13.90% 3
Wigan +10 1 £20,000 - 2
Sale - 1 £22,500 - 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 421 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 210 (39.25%) Windows
3 194 (36.26%) SQL Server
4 157 (29.35%) SQL
5 138 (25.79%) MS Office
6 122 (22.80%) Active Directory
7 121 (22.62%) Finance
8 108 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
9 99 (18.50%) Windows Server
10 92 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
11 88 (16.45%) Degree
12 85 (15.89%) ITIL
13 84 (15.70%) .NET
14 83 (15.51%) Project Management
15 81 (15.14%) VMware
16 78 (14.58%) C#
16 78 (14.58%) PRINCE2
17 68 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
18 64 (11.96%) MS PowerPoint
19 63 (11.78%) MS Project
19 63 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
20 59 (11.03%) Windows 7
21 56 (10.47%) QA
22 55 (10.28%) MS Exchange
23 54 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 52 (9.72%) T-SQL
25 51 (9.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 50 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
27 47 (8.79%) Cisco
27 47 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 55 (10.28%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 24 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (3.93%) CMS
5 20 (3.74%) IIS
6 17 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (3.18%) Skype for Business
7 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.31%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.93%) SAS
12 4 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.37%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.19%) Confluence
15 1 (0.19%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 138 (25.79%) MS Office
2 64 (11.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 63 (11.78%) MS Project
4 36 (6.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.56%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.19%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) Visualfiles
2 11 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.37%) Line 500
5 2 (0.37%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.19%) assyst
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.19%) Primavera
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 68 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (7.29%) Office 365
3 18 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.62%) Google Analytics
5 13 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (1.87%) Google Tag Manager
7 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.37%) AdWords
8 2 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
9 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.48%) Firewall
2 36 (6.73%) VPN
3 35 (6.54%) LAN
4 31 (5.79%) WAN
5 23 (4.30%) Internet
6 21 (3.93%) TCP/IP
7 20 (3.74%) DNS
7 20 (3.74%) Remote Desktop
8 19 (3.55%) VLAN
9 18 (3.36%) SAN
10 11 (2.06%) DHCP
11 10 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (1.68%) VoIP
13 8 (1.50%) Ethernet
13 8 (1.50%) NetScaler
14 5 (0.93%) Broadband
14 5 (0.93%) IPv6
15 4 (0.75%) BGP
15 4 (0.75%) MPLS
15 4 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (36.26%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (9.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.93%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (2.24%) MySQL
12 9 (1.68%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.68%) NoSQL
12 9 (1.68%) OLAP
12 9 (1.68%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (1.31%) QlikView
14 6 (1.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (4.86%) Visual Studio
2 23 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.18%) JIRA
4 10 (1.87%) Subversion
5 6 (1.12%) NUnit
5 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.56%) tSQLt
7 2 (0.37%) MSTest
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.37%) Selenium
7 2 (0.37%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.19%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.19%) ERwin
8 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.19%) GitLab
8 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (22.62%) Finance
2 46 (8.60%) Legal
3 32 (5.98%) Law
3 32 (5.98%) Retail
4 19 (3.55%) Marketing
5 13 (2.43%) Back Office
6 9 (1.68%) Banking
6 9 (1.68%) Games
7 8 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) German Language
9 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.56%) Publishing
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 90 (16.82%) Analyst
2 84 (15.70%) Developer
3 55 (10.28%) Project Manager
4 35 (6.54%) .NET Developer
4 35 (6.54%) Support Engineer
5 30 (5.61%) Tester
6 28 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (5.23%) C# Developer
6 28 (5.23%) DBA
7 24 (4.49%) Software Manager
8 23 (4.30%) Consultant
8 23 (4.30%) IT Support
8 23 (4.30%) QA Tester
9 22 (4.11%) SQL Developer
10 21 (3.93%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (3.74%) Service Analyst
11 20 (3.74%) Software Project Manager
11 20 (3.74%) SQL DBA
12 19 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (3.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (15.70%) .NET
2 36 (6.73%) ASP.NET
2 36 (6.73%) HTML
3 33 (6.17%) jQuery
4 29 (5.42%) CSS
5 22 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (4.11%) HTML5
6 21 (3.93%) .NET Framework
7 20 (3.74%) XML
8 18 (3.36%) Entity Framework
9 17 (3.18%) AngularJS
9 17 (3.18%) Web Services
10 14 (2.62%) CSS3
10 14 (2.62%) SOAP
11 12 (2.24%) Ajax
11 12 (2.24%) LINQ
12 11 (2.06%) REST
12 11 (2.06%) WinForms
13 10 (1.87%) WCF
14 9 (1.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 108 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 26 (4.86%) Data Centre
3 26 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 21 (3.93%) Clustering
6 20 (3.74%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 14 (2.62%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.06%) FlexPod
9 9 (1.68%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.50%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.50%) Statistics
10 8 (1.50%) User Experience
11 7 (1.31%) Replication
12 6 (1.12%) NHS
13 5 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.93%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.93%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 210 (39.25%) Windows
2 99 (18.50%) Windows Server
3 59 (11.03%) Windows 7
4 50 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (8.04%) Windows 10
7 30 (5.61%) Mac OS X
8 29 (5.42%) Windows 8
9 20 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.68%) Data ONTAP
10 9 (1.68%) Linux
10 9 (1.68%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.31%) Unix
12 6 (1.12%) Android
13 5 (0.93%) Debian
14 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (15.89%) ITIL
3 83 (15.51%) Project Management
4 78 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 45 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (7.66%) Change Management
7 38 (7.10%) Mentoring
8 37 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (5.98%) Risk Management
10 31 (5.79%) MVC
11 29 (5.42%) Case Management
12 27 (5.05%) Analytics
12 27 (5.05%) Automated Testing
12 27 (5.05%) CRM
13 24 (4.49%) Time Management
14 23 (4.30%) Incident Management
14 23 (4.30%) SDLC
15 22 (4.11%) Coaching
15 22 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (4.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 157 (29.35%) SQL
2 78 (14.58%) C#
3 52 (9.72%) T-SQL
4 40 (7.48%) JavaScript
5 27 (5.05%) PowerShell
6 24 (4.49%) VBA
7 18 (3.36%) VB
8 17 (3.18%) VB.NET
9 15 (2.80%) PHP
10 11 (2.06%) C++
11 10 (1.87%) Java
11 10 (1.87%) VB6
12 9 (1.68%) VBScript
13 8 (1.50%) C
14 6 (1.12%) ANSI SQL
15 3 (0.56%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.37%) XQuery
17 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (16.45%) Degree
2 47 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (6.92%) ISEB
4 28 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (5.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (4.86%) CCNA
6 22 (4.11%) MCSA
7 19 (3.55%) CCNP
8 17 (3.18%) MCSE
9 14 (2.62%) MCP
10 13 (2.43%) MCTS
11 12 (2.24%) NCDA
11 12 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (1.50%) MCT
12 8 (1.50%) MySQL Certification
12 8 (1.50%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.31%) HNC
13 7 (1.31%) HND
13 7 (1.31%) PMI Certification
13 7 (1.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.47%) QA
2 31 (5.79%) SLA
3 5 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 122 (22.80%) Active Directory
2 63 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.55%) vSphere
4 11 (2.06%) XenDesktop
5 9 (1.68%) XenApp
6 6 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.12%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.19%) NDS
7 1 (0.19%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (3.93%) SCCM
2 16 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (2.43%) SCOM
4 11 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (1.50%) SCOrch
6 7 (1.31%) XenMobile
7 4 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.37%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.19%) DameWare
10 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.19%) Puppet
10 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.19%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.19%) WMI
Vendors
1 421 (78.69%) Microsoft
2 81 (15.14%) VMware
3 47 (8.79%) Cisco
4 37 (6.92%) Citrix
5 28 (5.23%) NetApp
6 23 (4.30%) Oracle
7 19 (3.55%) Google
8 16 (2.99%) Juniper
9 15 (2.80%) Intel Security
9 15 (2.80%) SolarWinds
10 13 (2.43%) SAP
11 12 (2.24%) HP
12 8 (1.50%) Interwoven
13 7 (1.31%) iManage
14 6 (1.12%) Cognos
15 5 (0.93%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.93%) Dell
15 5 (0.93%) Fidessa
15 5 (0.93%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.93%) Reuters
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