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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 279 445 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.10% 10.80% 8.88%
As % of the Applications category 52.74% 63.94% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 227 358 278
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 £22,378
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
529 696 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.47% 16.89% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 433 567 480
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +22 39 £37,500 +36.36% 15
Bolton -4 7 £31,250 -30.55% 2
Wigan +4 6 £24,000 -18.64% 3
Cheadle +13 5 £37,500 +74.41% 2
Salford -6 3 £60,000 +179.06% 1
Sale - 3 £17,500 - 1
Oldham -2 2 £21,000 - 2
Altrincham -13 2 £32,500 -27.77% 2
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 438 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 225 (39.40%) SQL Server
3 201 (35.20%) SQL
4 190 (33.27%) Windows
5 189 (33.10%) MS Office
6 107 (18.74%) Finance
6 107 (18.74%) Degree
7 104 (18.21%) Active Directory
8 100 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
9 98 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 97 (16.99%) ITIL
11 96 (16.81%) VMware
12 92 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
13 88 (15.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 87 (15.24%) Project Management
15 79 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
16 74 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 73 (12.78%) Citrix
18 72 (12.61%) .NET
19 70 (12.26%) MS Exchange
20 69 (12.08%) C#
21 68 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
22 66 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
23 64 (11.21%) T-SQL
23 64 (11.21%) PRINCE2
23 64 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
24 58 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
24 58 (10.16%) MS Project
25 57 (9.98%) MS PowerPoint
26 56 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 70 (12.26%) MS Exchange
2 55 (9.63%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.73%) IIS
4 24 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.45%) CMS
7 12 (2.10%) Lync
8 9 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.23%) Apache
10 7 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.88%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.88%) SAS
13 4 (0.70%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.53%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 189 (33.10%) MS Office
2 58 (10.16%) MS Project
3 57 (9.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (4.73%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.80%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.88%) MicroStation
6 5 (0.88%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.88%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.88%) Sage 50
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.70%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.35%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.18%) Line 500
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Agresso
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.18%) Primavera
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) assyst
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.30%) Office 365
2 22 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Heroku
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.58%) Firewall
2 43 (7.53%) DNS
3 38 (6.65%) TCP/IP
4 37 (6.48%) DHCP
5 34 (5.95%) SAN
6 30 (5.25%) VPN
6 30 (5.25%) LAN
7 27 (4.73%) WAN
8 21 (3.68%) Wireless
9 17 (2.98%) VoIP
10 14 (2.45%) Internet
11 12 (2.10%) Intranet
12 10 (1.75%) IPv4
13 9 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.58%) VLAN
13 9 (1.58%) Ethernet
14 7 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (0.88%) Unified Communications
16 5 (0.88%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (39.40%) SQL Server
2 98 (17.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (15.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 66 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (9.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (2.63%) OLAP
9 15 (2.63%) Microsoft Power View
10 14 (2.45%) OLAP Cube
11 13 (2.28%) Relational Database
12 10 (1.75%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.58%) MS Access
14 8 (1.40%) DB2
14 8 (1.40%) QlikView
14 8 (1.40%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.23%) MySQL
15 7 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (2.80%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.75%) JIRA
4 9 (1.58%) Subversion
5 8 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.23%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.23%) NUnit
7 6 (1.05%) Selenium
8 3 (0.53%) Hudson
8 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.18%) Ant
10 1 (0.18%) MSTest
10 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.18%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.18%) tSQLt
General
1 107 (18.74%) Finance
2 34 (5.95%) Legal
3 17 (2.98%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.80%) Law
5 11 (1.93%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.93%) Marketing
6 9 (1.58%) Retail
7 8 (1.40%) Banking
8 6 (1.05%) Advertising
9 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.88%) Games
10 4 (0.70%) Billing
11 3 (0.53%) Local Government
11 3 (0.53%) Back Office
12 2 (0.35%) Front Office
12 2 (0.35%) Automotive
12 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) German Language
12 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 122 (21.37%) Developer
2 115 (20.14%) Analyst
3 43 (7.53%) Project Manager
4 32 (5.60%) Support Engineer
5 29 (5.08%) IT Support
6 27 (4.73%) Administrator
7 26 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 26 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 24 (4.20%) Architect
8 24 (4.20%) Consultant
8 24 (4.20%) DBA
8 24 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 22 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 19 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (3.33%) .NET Developer
11 18 (3.15%) SQL DBA
12 17 (2.98%) C# Developer
13 16 (2.80%) Team Leader
14 14 (2.45%) Service Desk Analyst
14 14 (2.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (12.61%) .NET
2 41 (7.18%) HTML
3 38 (6.65%) ASP.NET
4 29 (5.08%) Web Services
5 28 (4.90%) CSS
6 27 (4.73%) WCF
7 23 (4.03%) jQuery
8 21 (3.68%) .NET Framework
9 18 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (2.80%) HTML5
11 15 (2.63%) COM
12 14 (2.45%) XML
12 14 (2.45%) WPF
12 14 (2.45%) Entity Framework
13 12 (2.10%) REST
14 11 (1.93%) LINQ
15 10 (1.75%) AngularJS
15 10 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (1.75%) Middleware
16 7 (1.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 92 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.65%) Management Information System
3 35 (6.13%) Data Centre
4 23 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.68%) Visualisation
6 14 (2.45%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.45%) Data Extraction
6 14 (2.45%) Thin Client
6 14 (2.45%) Statistics
7 13 (2.28%) Clustering
8 12 (2.10%) N-Tier
8 12 (2.10%) NHS
9 8 (1.40%) Replication
10 7 (1.23%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.23%) User Experience
11 6 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.88%) FlexPod
13 4 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.70%) Animation
13 4 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 190 (33.27%) Windows
2 64 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 58 (10.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (9.81%) Windows 7
5 37 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 14 (2.45%) Linux
8 10 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.75%) Android
9 9 (1.58%) Windows XP
10 8 (1.40%) UNIX
11 7 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (0.88%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.35%) AIX
14 2 (0.35%) Solaris
14 2 (0.35%) NetWare
14 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (17.51%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (16.99%) ITIL
3 87 (15.24%) Project Management
4 79 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (11.21%) PRINCE2
6 44 (7.71%) Mentoring
7 43 (7.53%) CRM
7 43 (7.53%) Change Management
8 38 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
9 37 (6.48%) SDLC
9 37 (6.48%) Time Management
10 33 (5.78%) ETL
11 27 (4.73%) MVC
11 27 (4.73%) Coaching
12 26 (4.55%) Service Management
12 26 (4.55%) Data Analysis
13 25 (4.38%) Incident Management
13 25 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (4.38%) Scrum
14 24 (4.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 201 (35.20%) SQL
2 69 (12.08%) C#
3 64 (11.21%) T-SQL
4 41 (7.18%) PowerShell
5 37 (6.48%) JavaScript
6 35 (6.13%) VBA
7 19 (3.33%) Java
8 13 (2.28%) VB.NET
9 12 (2.10%) C++
10 11 (1.93%) C
11 8 (1.40%) COBOL
11 8 (1.40%) VBScript
11 8 (1.40%) PHP
12 5 (0.88%) XQuery
12 5 (0.88%) VB
13 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.35%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.35%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.35%) X++
14 2 (0.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 107 (18.74%) Degree
2 56 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.15%) MCSE
4 17 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (2.80%) MCITP
5 16 (2.80%) ISEB
6 15 (2.63%) MCP
6 15 (2.63%) MCTS
7 13 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.28%) CCNA
7 13 (2.28%) MCSA
8 9 (1.58%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.58%) NCDA
9 7 (1.23%) MCPD
9 7 (1.23%) MCSD
9 7 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.88%) HND
12 4 (0.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.58%) SLA
2 34 (5.95%) QA
3 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (18.21%) Active Directory
2 68 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.73%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.85%) vSphere
5 20 (3.50%) XenDesktop
6 18 (3.15%) XenApp
7 10 (1.75%) XenServer
7 10 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.53%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.18%) vCloud
10 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (3.50%) SCCM
2 8 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (1.05%) WSUS
3 6 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.88%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.88%) SCOM
5 4 (0.70%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.53%) XenMobile
6 3 (0.53%) Puppet
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.35%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.18%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.18%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 438 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 96 (16.81%) VMware
3 73 (12.78%) Citrix
4 50 (8.76%) Cisco
5 30 (5.25%) NetApp
6 27 (4.73%) Oracle
7 24 (4.20%) SAP
8 19 (3.33%) IBM
9 18 (3.15%) HP
10 12 (2.10%) Veeam
11 10 (1.75%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.75%) McAfee
11 10 (1.75%) Dell
12 9 (1.58%) Interwoven
12 9 (1.58%) Hitachi
12 9 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.58%) Tableau
13 7 (1.23%) Sage
14 6 (1.05%) Symantec
14 6 (1.05%) Adobe
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K-80K + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £60,000 - £85,000 depending on level
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + pension, life, medical, flex bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + generous on call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago