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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 47 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.80% 5.85% 6.93%
As % of the Applications category 56.63% 63.64% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 34
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +44.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £36,150
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
83 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.54% 9.19% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 54
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £26,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +25.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
Liverpool +8 38 £37,500 -1.31% 6
Prescot - 3 £25,000 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 54 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 40 (47.62%) SQL
3 28 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 23 (27.38%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (26.19%) Windows
6 21 (25.00%) C#
7 19 (22.62%) MS Office
7 19 (22.62%) Degree
7 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (21.43%) Project Management
9 17 (20.24%) Finance
9 17 (20.24%) ITIL
9 17 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (20.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.86%) CCNA
10 15 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 14 (16.67%) Citrix
11 14 (16.67%) QA
12 13 (15.48%) Time Management
12 13 (15.48%) HP
12 13 (15.48%) Oracle
12 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
13 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (13.10%) PowerShell
14 11 (13.10%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (9.52%) IIS
2 6 (7.14%) TWiki
3 4 (4.76%) Confluence
4 3 (3.57%) SAS
4 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.38%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (22.62%) MS Office
2 8 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) IaaS
2 4 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Firewall
1 6 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (7.14%) VPN
2 4 (4.76%) SAN
3 3 (3.57%) Internet
3 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.38%) DHCP
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.19%) FTP
5 1 (1.19%) Intranet
5 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (8.33%) Power BI
8 6 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.95%) MS Access
10 3 (3.57%) Hyperion Smart View
10 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.38%) Essbase
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.14%) JIRA
2 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.57%) Toad
5 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Law
3 8 (9.52%) Legal
4 4 (4.76%) Banking
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) Analyst
3 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Tester
5 6 (7.14%) DBA
5 6 (7.14%) Server Support
5 6 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Customer Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Customer Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) .NET
2 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.14%) XML
4 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.76%) jQuery
5 4 (4.76%) REST
5 4 (4.76%) SOAP
6 3 (3.57%) CSS
6 3 (3.57%) HTML
6 3 (3.57%) XSD
7 2 (2.38%) MDX
8 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.19%) HTML5
8 1 (1.19%) WCF
8 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.52%) Replication
3 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.76%) Wiki
5 3 (3.57%) Life Science
5 3 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.57%) Android
4 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (21.43%) Project Management
3 17 (20.24%) ITIL
4 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.48%) Time Management
6 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.71%) SDLC
8 8 (9.52%) Case Management
8 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 7 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Scrum
9 7 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Test Management
9 7 (8.33%) Usability Testing
10 6 (7.14%) CRM
10 6 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.14%) Migration
10 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) SQL
2 21 (25.00%) C#
3 11 (13.10%) PowerShell
3 11 (13.10%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.38%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (2.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.19%) C
7 1 (1.19%) Java
7 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Degree
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (17.86%) CCNA
3 15 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (10.71%) MCSA
5 7 (8.33%) ISEB
5 7 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (7.14%) CCDP
6 6 (7.14%) CNA
6 6 (7.14%) MCP
6 6 (7.14%) MCSE
6 6 (7.14%) Novell Certification
7 5 (5.95%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.57%) CCA
9 1 (1.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) QA
2 8 (9.52%) Data Quality
3 6 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (1.19%) COBIT
4 1 (1.19%) Val IT
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.14%) VirtualBox
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.76%) XenApp
4 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) EdgeSight
1 4 (4.76%) Nagios
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
1 4 (4.76%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.19%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.67%) Citrix
3 13 (15.48%) HP
3 13 (15.48%) Oracle
4 9 (10.71%) AppSense
5 5 (5.95%) Cognos
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco
6 3 (3.57%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.57%) VMware
7 2 (2.38%) Telerik
8 1 (1.19%) Adobe
8 1 (1.19%) Altiris
8 1 (1.19%) Avaya
8 1 (1.19%) Google
8 1 (1.19%) Mitel
8 1 (1.19%) PayPal
8 1 (1.19%) Progress
Wirral, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
DCV Technologies
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Merseyside
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Iphone 6, Ipad, hols, comm,
Posted: 25 days ago