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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 51 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.34% 7.52% 13.95%
As % of the Applications category 45.13% 46.23% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 44 64
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,425
% change year-on-year
- -1.19%
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
113 106 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.92% 16.26% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 82
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,700 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 1 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 1 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 +8 44 £34,500 +4.54% 12
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
Birkenhead +5 1 - - 4
St Helens -6 1 £30,000 +57.89% 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (81.01%) Microsoft
2 30 (37.97%) SQL
3 23 (29.11%) SQL Server
3 23 (29.11%) SharePoint
4 22 (27.85%) Windows
5 20 (25.32%) .NET
6 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (20.25%) MS Office
8 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
9 14 (17.72%) EMC
9 14 (17.72%) Content Management
10 13 (16.46%) VMware
10 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
10 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
10 13 (16.46%) HTML
10 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
11 12 (15.19%) Finance
11 12 (15.19%) Document Management
11 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (13.92%) DV Cleared
12 11 (13.92%) Alfresco
12 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (13.92%) OpenText
12 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
12 11 (13.92%) IBM
12 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
12 11 (13.92%) Documentum
13 10 (12.66%) Citrix
13 10 (12.66%) CSS
14 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (29.11%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.92%) Alfresco
2 11 (13.92%) Documentum
3 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.33%) Umbraco
5 4 (5.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.06%) CMS
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.53%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Office
2 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.53%) Tridion
4 1 (1.27%) OPENHousing
4 1 (1.27%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Internet
2 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.06%) VPN
3 4 (5.06%) LAN
4 3 (3.80%) VoIP
4 3 (3.80%) WAN
4 3 (3.80%) DHCP
4 3 (3.80%) DNS
5 2 (2.53%) VLAN
5 2 (2.53%) DMZ
5 2 (2.53%) Firewall
5 2 (2.53%) FTP
6 1 (1.27%) SNMP
6 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.27%) SAN
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
6 1 (1.27%) Intranet
6 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.59%) MySQL
5 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.80%) Informix
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) MSTest
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Law
2 5 (6.33%) Legal
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Front Office
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Architect
4 11 (13.92%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Database Developer
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
6 4 (5.06%) DBA
7 3 (3.80%) Administrator
7 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) IT Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) SQL DBA
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) .NET
2 13 (16.46%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.66%) CSS
4 3 (3.80%) COM
4 3 (3.80%) Yii
4 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.80%) Laravel
4 3 (3.80%) jQuery
5 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (2.53%) J2EE
6 1 (1.27%) XML
6 1 (1.27%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.27%) HTML5
6 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Open Source
3 2 (2.53%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.53%) Replication
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.27%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.27%) Social Media
4 1 (1.27%) Tandem
4 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.59%) Linux
5 5 (6.33%) UNIX
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) NetWare
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Content Management
3 12 (15.19%) Document Management
4 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.13%) Business Development
7 7 (8.86%) Project Management
8 6 (7.59%) ITIL
9 5 (6.33%) CRM
9 5 (6.33%) ETL
9 5 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.06%) Workflow
10 4 (5.06%) Web Application Development
10 4 (5.06%) Time Management
10 4 (5.06%) MVC
11 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.80%) ERP
11 3 (3.80%) Validation
11 3 (3.80%) Migration
11 3 (3.80%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.86%) C#
4 7 (8.86%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.33%) PHP
6 2 (2.53%) VBA
7 1 (1.27%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
1 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ISEB
4 3 (3.80%) CCNA
4 3 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) EMC Certification
4 3 (3.80%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) CIPFA
4 3 (3.80%) CIMA
4 3 (3.80%) ACCA
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ICAEW
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.53%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) XenServer
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) OpenView
1 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (3.80%) Nagios
1 3 (3.80%) OVSD
2 1 (1.27%) MOM
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.27%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (81.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) EMC
3 13 (16.46%) VMware
4 11 (13.92%) OpenText
4 11 (13.92%) IBM
5 10 (12.66%) Citrix
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle
7 5 (6.33%) HP
8 3 (3.80%) Cisco
8 3 (3.80%) Juniper
8 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.80%) Zend
9 2 (2.53%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.53%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.53%) Avaya
9 2 (2.53%) Fidessa
10 1 (1.27%) Adobe
10 1 (1.27%) Sun
10 1 (1.27%) Dell
10 1 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Carpenters Solicitors
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35500 per annum + 20% pension, 35+ holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside, North West
Carpenters Solicitors
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wirral
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Helens
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus, Phone, laptop, holidays.
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago