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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 41 90 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.81% 14.75% 11.61%
As % of the Applications category 57.75% 77.59% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 77 70
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +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
71 116 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.79% 19.02% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52 101 93
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £56,750
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 38 £45,000 +16.88% 4
St Helens +2 2 £32,000 +6.66% 1
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 28 August 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 71 (74.74%) Microsoft
2 31 (32.63%) Windows
3 29 (30.53%) SQL
4 26 (27.37%) ITIL
5 25 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 22 (23.16%) .NET
7 20 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 19 (20.00%) HP
8 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (20.00%) Finance
8 19 (20.00%) Degree
9 17 (17.89%) Cisco
10 15 (15.79%) MCITP
11 14 (14.74%) MS Office
12 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
12 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
13 11 (11.58%) MCSE
13 11 (11.58%) Dell
13 11 (11.58%) VB.NET
14 10 (10.53%) Firewall
14 10 (10.53%) Project Management
15 9 (9.47%) IPsec
15 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (9.47%) VMware
15 9 (9.47%) IBM
15 9 (9.47%) Citrix
15 9 (9.47%) Kerberos
15 9 (9.47%) NFS
15 9 (9.47%) DNS
15 9 (9.47%) LDAP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) IIS
3 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Lync
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) SAS
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.05%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Office
2 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.11%) MS Project
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.05%) Tridion
3 1 (1.05%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.05%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.53%) Firewall
3 9 (9.47%) IPsec
3 9 (9.47%) Kerberos
3 9 (9.47%) DNS
3 9 (9.47%) LDAP
4 6 (6.32%) VPN
5 5 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (5.26%) WAN
5 5 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 5 (5.26%) VLAN
6 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.11%) SAN
8 1 (1.05%) Internet
8 1 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.21%) MS Access
5 3 (3.16%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) MySQL
6 2 (2.11%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.05%) OLTP
7 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Multimedia
2 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) German Language
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Analyst
2 9 (9.47%) Developer
2 9 (9.47%) Technical Support
3 8 (8.42%) Architect
4 7 (7.37%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.32%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.26%) Administrator
6 5 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Information Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Information Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) MI Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) .NET
2 7 (7.37%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.21%) J2EE
5 3 (3.16%) Silverlight
5 3 (3.16%) WCF
6 2 (2.11%) HTML
6 2 (2.11%) CSS
6 2 (2.11%) XML
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (1.05%) ADO
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) PKI
2 8 (8.42%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.26%) iPhone
4 5 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.16%) CMDB
6 2 (2.11%) Celerra
6 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.11%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.05%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.63%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) UNIX
4 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) ITIL
2 10 (10.53%) Project Management
3 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (9.47%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (8.42%) Problem Management
4 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.32%) Analytics
6 5 (5.26%) CRM
6 5 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.21%) Information Security
7 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.21%) Scrum
7 4 (4.21%) Information Security Management
7 4 (4.21%) Security Management
8 3 (3.16%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.53%) SQL
2 11 (11.58%) VB.NET
3 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.42%) C#
5 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.26%) VBScript
7 5 (5.26%) Java
7 5 (5.26%) VBA
8 3 (3.16%) C
9 2 (2.11%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (20.00%) Degree
2 15 (15.79%) MCITP
3 11 (11.58%) MCSE
4 5 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.21%) ISSAP
5 4 (4.21%) ISSMP
5 4 (4.21%) CISSP
5 4 (4.21%) CISM
6 3 (3.16%) NCIE
6 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.16%) MCSA
6 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.16%) MCDST
6 3 (3.16%) MCTS
6 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) HP MASE
7 2 (2.11%) HP AIS
7 2 (2.11%) VCDX
7 2 (2.11%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) COBIT
1 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
1 4 (4.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 20 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.47%) NFS
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.26%) vSphere
6 4 (4.21%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.11%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.11%) XenApp
7 2 (2.11%) XenServer
7 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) HP SIM
2 4 (4.21%) SCCM
3 3 (3.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (74.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.00%) HP
3 17 (17.89%) Cisco
4 11 (11.58%) Dell
5 9 (9.47%) VMware
5 9 (9.47%) IBM
5 9 (9.47%) Citrix
6 7 (7.37%) Sage
7 5 (5.26%) NetApp
8 4 (4.21%) Teradata
8 4 (4.21%) JBoss
8 4 (4.21%) Oracle
8 4 (4.21%) BMC
8 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.21%) Remedy
8 4 (4.21%) Tableau
9 3 (3.16%) Facebook
9 3 (3.16%) Reuters
9 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg
9 3 (3.16%) EMC
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington, Birchwood, Newton-le-Willows, St...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £17,500 + bens
Posted: 12 days ago