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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 35 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 33 87 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.48% 13.24% 10.73%
As % of the Applications category 43.42% 70.73% 65.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 68 67
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
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
76 123 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.62% 18.72% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 53 101 103
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,850 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -12 30 £50,000 +37.93% 9
Wirral - 2 £34,750 - 1
Southport - 1 - -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 68 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (33.33%) Windows
3 27 (30.00%) SQL
4 25 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 24 (26.67%) ITIL
6 22 (24.44%) .NET
7 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
8 18 (20.00%) HP
8 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (17.78%) MS Office
9 16 (17.78%) Cisco
10 15 (16.67%) Finance
11 14 (15.56%) MCITP
11 14 (15.56%) Degree
11 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
13 11 (12.22%) VB.NET
13 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.22%) MCSE
13 11 (12.22%) Dell
13 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (11.11%) Citrix
14 10 (11.11%) Firewall
15 9 (10.00%) C#
15 9 (10.00%) LDAP
15 9 (10.00%) Kerberos
15 9 (10.00%) NFS
15 9 (10.00%) DNS
15 9 (10.00%) IBM
15 9 (10.00%) IPsec

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.56%) IIS
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.11%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.11%) Tridion
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.11%) Firewall
3 9 (10.00%) IPsec
3 9 (10.00%) DNS
3 9 (10.00%) LDAP
3 9 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 6 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (4.44%) WAN
5 4 (4.44%) VPN
5 4 (4.44%) VLAN
5 4 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.33%) MS Access
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.11%) OLTP
7 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.11%) QlikView
7 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.33%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Analyst
2 10 (11.11%) Developer
3 9 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 8 (8.89%) Team Leader
5 7 (7.78%) Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.56%) Administrator
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) MI Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Information Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.44%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) .NET
2 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.44%) J2EE
4 3 (3.33%) WCF
4 3 (3.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.22%) CSS
5 2 (2.22%) XML
5 2 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (1.11%) ADO
6 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) PKI
3 7 (7.78%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.44%) iPhone
5 3 (3.33%) CMDB
6 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.22%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.22%) Celerra
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Replication
7 1 (1.11%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.44%) UNIX
5 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) ITIL
2 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
4 8 (8.89%) Project Management
5 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.67%) Analytics
7 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.44%) Scrum
7 4 (4.44%) Information Security
7 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.44%) CRM
7 4 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.44%) Web Development
7 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.44%) Information Security Management
7 4 (4.44%) Security Management
8 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.33%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (12.22%) VB.NET
3 9 (10.00%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.56%) Java
5 5 (5.56%) VBA
5 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (2.22%) PowerHouse
6 2 (2.22%) C
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.56%) MCITP
2 14 (15.56%) Degree
3 11 (12.22%) MCSE
4 5 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.44%) CISSP
5 4 (4.44%) CISM
5 4 (4.44%) ISSAP
5 4 (4.44%) ISSMP
6 3 (3.33%) MCDST
6 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.33%) MCSA
7 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.22%) HP AIS
7 2 (2.22%) MCTS
7 2 (2.22%) HP MASE
7 2 (2.22%) VCDX
7 2 (2.22%) NCDA
7 2 (2.22%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (4.44%) COBIT
1 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) NFS
3 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.44%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.44%) vSphere
6 2 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.22%) XenApp
6 2 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (3.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (75.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.00%) HP
3 16 (17.78%) Cisco
4 11 (12.22%) Dell
5 10 (11.11%) Citrix
6 9 (10.00%) IBM
7 8 (8.89%) VMware
8 6 (6.67%) Sage
9 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.44%) BMC
9 4 (4.44%) NetApp
9 4 (4.44%) Oracle
9 4 (4.44%) JBoss
9 4 (4.44%) Teradata
9 4 (4.44%) Tableau
9 4 (4.44%) Remedy
10 3 (3.33%) Facebook
10 3 (3.33%) Google
10 3 (3.33%) SAP
10 3 (3.33%) Reuters
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