The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 42 58 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.52% 9.12% 12.63%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 52.73% 69.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 71
Average salary £25,000 £26,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
72 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.60% 17.30% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56 95 96
Average salary £27,500 £29,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% -12.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Merseyside

MS Excel
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
(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
Liverpool +4 32 £31,000 +17.53% 8
St Helens +2 8 £19,000 -5.00%
Wirral - 1 £33,333 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 60 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) Windows
3 24 (32.00%) SQL
4 19 (25.33%) MS Office
5 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
5 16 (21.33%) .NET
6 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (17.33%) Finance
8 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
10 10 (13.33%) Law
10 10 (13.33%) Time Management
10 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
11 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.00%) Visualisation
11 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (12.00%) Windows XP
11 9 (12.00%) C#
11 9 (12.00%) HTML
11 9 (12.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (10.67%) MySQL
12 8 (10.67%) PHP
12 8 (10.67%) CSS
12 8 (10.67%) ITIL
12 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (10.67%) Service Management
12 8 (10.67%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.67%) Umbraco
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (25.33%) MS Office
2 3 (4.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Tridion
2 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (6.67%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) VoIP
5 1 (1.33%) DHCP
5 1 (1.33%) Firewall
5 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.33%) VLAN
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.33%) DMZ
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.67%) MySQL
4 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.67%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.33%) QlikView
8 1 (1.33%) OLTP
8 1 (1.33%) MS Access
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Law
3 6 (8.00%) Legal
3 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.67%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Advertising
6 2 (2.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Analyst
2 16 (21.33%) Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Junior
4 7 (9.33%) Team Leader
4 7 (9.33%) Junior Data Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Junior Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Information Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Business Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Case Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) .NET
2 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.00%) HTML
4 8 (10.67%) CSS
5 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (4.00%) Laravel
6 3 (4.00%) Yii
7 2 (2.67%) jQuery
8 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Visualisation
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Open Source
2 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.33%) FMCG
4 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (9.33%) Linux
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.00%) UNIX
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.33%) Time Management
3 8 (10.67%) ITIL
3 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.67%) Service Management
4 6 (8.00%) Project Management
4 6 (8.00%) Web Development
5 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.33%) CRM
6 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.33%) ITSM
6 4 (5.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.33%) Analytics
6 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.33%) Coaching
6 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.00%) C#
4 8 (10.67%) PHP
5 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.33%) VBA
6 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Java
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) Degree
3 3 (4.00%) MCITP
3 3 (4.00%) ICAEW
3 3 (4.00%) CISSP
3 3 (4.00%) ACCA
3 3 (4.00%) CISM
3 3 (4.00%) CIPFA
3 3 (4.00%) CIMA
3 3 (4.00%) ISSAP
3 3 (4.00%) ISSMP
4 2 (2.67%) MCDST
4 2 (2.67%) MCSE
4 2 (2.67%) MCSA
4 2 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
3 3 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.00%) COBIT
3 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Citrix
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco
3 5 (6.67%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.33%) Tableau
4 4 (5.33%) Teradata
5 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.00%) SAP
5 3 (4.00%) Zend
6 2 (2.67%) Reuters
6 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.67%) Kalido
7 1 (1.33%) Remedy
7 1 (1.33%) Cognos
7 1 (1.33%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) Avaya
7 1 (1.33%) Juniper
7 1 (1.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £13.50 - £14 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Salary: £2000.00 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago