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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 62 53 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.92% 8.39% 13.97%
As % of the Applications category 48.82% 49.53% 60.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 61
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
127 107 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.46% 16.93% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 85
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 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
Liverpool +10 50 £35,500 -16.47% 6
Birkenhead - 5 £40,000 - 2
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
Wirral +3 1 £29,000 -27.50% 1
St Helens -4 1 £30,000 +57.89%
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 32 (37.65%) SQL
3 25 (29.41%) Windows
4 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
5 23 (27.06%) SharePoint
6 22 (25.88%) MS Office
7 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (22.35%) .NET
9 17 (20.00%) EMC
10 16 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
11 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
12 14 (16.47%) Content Management
12 14 (16.47%) Document Management
12 14 (16.47%) VMware
13 13 (15.29%) IBM
13 13 (15.29%) Documentum
13 13 (15.29%) C#
13 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (15.29%) OpenText
13 13 (15.29%) DV Cleared
13 13 (15.29%) Alfresco
14 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
15 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
15 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (12.94%) Citrix
16 10 (11.76%) HTML
16 10 (11.76%) T-SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 23 (27.06%) SharePoint
2 13 (15.29%) Alfresco
2 13 (15.29%) Documentum
3 7 (8.24%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.18%) OPENContractor
2 1 (1.18%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.88%) VPN
2 4 (4.71%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) VoIP
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
3 3 (3.53%) DHCP
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
3 3 (3.53%) Internet
4 2 (2.35%) DMZ
4 2 (2.35%) Intranet
4 2 (2.35%) FTP
4 2 (2.35%) Firewall
4 2 (2.35%) VLAN
5 1 (1.18%) Wireless
5 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.18%) SNMP
5 1 (1.18%) ADSL
5 1 (1.18%) Broadband
5 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (14.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.53%) Informix
7 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.35%) MySQL
9 1 (1.18%) MS Access
9 1 (1.18%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) MSTest
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Legal
3 3 (3.53%) Advertising
3 3 (3.53%) Law
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.18%) French Language
5 1 (1.18%) German Language
5 1 (1.18%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Developer
2 18 (21.18%) Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Architect
4 7 (8.24%) Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Database Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) DBA
7 4 (4.71%) IT Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.53%) SQL Database Developer
8 3 (3.53%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.53%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
3 10 (11.76%) HTML
4 7 (8.24%) CSS
5 4 (4.71%) COM
6 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.53%) jQuery
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 2 (2.35%) WinForms
7 2 (2.35%) HTML5
7 2 (2.35%) J2EE
8 1 (1.18%) SOAP
8 1 (1.18%) Web Services
8 1 (1.18%) XML
8 1 (1.18%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.18%) CSS3
8 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) Replication
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.18%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.18%) Tandem
4 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.88%) UNIX
5 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.53%) Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Android
8 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.18%) NetWare
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.47%) Content Management
2 14 (16.47%) Document Management
3 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.24%) ITIL
6 6 (7.06%) Project Management
6 6 (7.06%) Business Development
6 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.88%) ETL
8 4 (4.71%) CRM
8 4 (4.71%) Migration
9 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.53%) Workflow
9 3 (3.53%) Validation
9 3 (3.53%) SDLC
9 3 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Database Tuning
9 3 (3.53%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) SQL
2 13 (15.29%) C#
2 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.35%) VBA
6 1 (1.18%) X++
6 1 (1.18%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.71%) EMC Certification
5 4 (4.71%) MCSE
5 4 (4.71%) CCNA
5 4 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.53%) ISEB
6 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.35%) Degree
8 1 (1.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) XenServer
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) OVSD
1 3 (3.53%) OpenView
1 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (3.53%) Nagios
2 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.18%) MOM
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.18%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.00%) EMC
3 14 (16.47%) VMware
4 13 (15.29%) OpenText
4 13 (15.29%) IBM
5 11 (12.94%) Citrix
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle
6 5 (5.88%) HP
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco
8 3 (3.53%) Juniper
8 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.35%) Fidessa
9 2 (2.35%) Avaya
9 2 (2.35%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.35%) SAP
10 1 (1.18%) Dell
10 1 (1.18%) Adobe
10 1 (1.18%) Sun
10 1 (1.18%) McAfee
10 1 (1.18%) Actuate
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