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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 26 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.28% 9.36% 7.65%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 44.34% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 45
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,925 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
65 106 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.70% 21.12% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 81
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £44,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -3 23 £32,000 -8.57% 7
Southport - 2 £25,750 -
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 45 (63.38%) SQL
2 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
3 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
4 22 (30.99%) Finance
5 20 (28.17%) Windows
6 19 (26.76%) ITIL
6 19 (26.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (25.35%) Project Management
8 17 (23.94%) MS Office
8 17 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
10 14 (19.72%) HP
10 14 (19.72%) Citrix
10 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (18.31%) C#
11 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
11 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (16.90%) Degree
12 12 (16.90%) Oracle
13 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Management
14 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
14 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (12.68%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (9.86%) Confluence
1 7 (9.86%) IIS
2 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.82%) SAS
4 2 (2.82%) TWiki
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) MS Office
2 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
3 6 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.82%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) IaaS
1 7 (9.86%) PaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) DHCP
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.82%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) FTP
5 1 (1.41%) Intranet
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (18.31%) Relational Database
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (9.86%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (7.04%) MS Access
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (5.63%) Power BI
11 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.82%) Essbase
13 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) JIRA
2 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
2 7 (9.86%) Law
2 7 (9.86%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Developer
2 17 (23.94%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) DBA
5 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (8.45%) SQL DBA
5 6 (8.45%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.63%) IT Support
7 4 (5.63%) Report Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) ICT Manager
8 3 (4.23%) IT Assistant
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support Assistant
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) HTML
3 2 (2.82%) MDX
4 1 (1.41%) WCF
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.86%) Replication
4 7 (9.86%) Wiki
5 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.82%) Clustering
7 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.41%) CESG
8 1 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.41%) Life Science
8 1 (1.41%) Statistics
8 1 (1.41%) Tandem
8 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) ITIL
2 18 (25.35%) Project Management
3 17 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (12.68%) SDLC
7 9 (12.68%) Time Management
8 8 (11.27%) Change Management
8 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 8 (11.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.86%) Converged Infrastructure
9 7 (9.86%) Scrum
10 6 (8.45%) Case Management
10 6 (8.45%) Line Management
11 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL V3
11 5 (7.04%) Release Management
11 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 45 (63.38%) SQL
2 13 (18.31%) C#
3 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.82%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (2.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) Degree
3 6 (8.45%) CCNA
3 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (7.04%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) CNA
5 4 (5.63%) MCSA
5 4 (5.63%) Novell Certification
6 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.23%) MCITP
6 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.82%) CCDP
7 2 (2.82%) MCP
8 1 (1.41%) CISA
8 1 (1.41%) CISM
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
8 1 (1.41%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) COBIT
3 1 (1.41%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) XenApp
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.82%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) EdgeSight
1 7 (9.86%) Nagios
1 7 (9.86%) SCOM
1 7 (9.86%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Citrix
2 14 (19.72%) HP
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) Cognos
5 4 (5.63%) AppSense
5 4 (5.63%) VMware
6 3 (4.23%) Avaya
6 3 (4.23%) Dell
6 3 (4.23%) SonicWALL
6 3 (4.23%) Sophos
7 2 (2.82%) Progress
7 2 (2.82%) Telerik
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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