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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 38 38 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.84% 6.41% 14.38%
As % of the Applications category 54.29% 53.52% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 74
Average salary £28,000 £45,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
70 71 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.28% 11.97% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 101
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 29 £30,000 -40.00% 10
Birkenhead - 3 £25,000 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 71 (72.45%) Microsoft
2 39 (39.80%) SQL
3 30 (30.61%) MS Office
4 28 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 27 (27.55%) Windows
6 23 (23.47%) SharePoint
7 21 (21.43%) .NET
7 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (18.37%) VMware
9 17 (17.35%) EMC
10 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (15.31%) C#
12 14 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (13.27%) Cisco
13 13 (13.27%) HTML
13 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (12.24%) T-SQL
14 12 (12.24%) VB.NET
14 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
14 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
14 12 (12.24%) Citrix
15 11 (11.22%) ISEB
15 11 (11.22%) Security Cleared
15 11 (11.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (10.20%) SC Cleared
16 10 (10.20%) Content Management
16 10 (10.20%) Document Management
16 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (9.18%) Citrix Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (23.47%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.18%) Documentum
2 9 (9.18%) Alfresco
3 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) WorkSite
Applications
1 30 (30.61%) MS Office
2 6 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) WAN
1 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 5 (5.10%) FTP
2 5 (5.10%) LAN
3 3 (3.06%) VPN
4 2 (2.04%) DNS
4 2 (2.04%) SAN
4 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) ADSL
5 1 (1.02%) Broadband
5 1 (1.02%) SNMP
5 1 (1.02%) Extranet
5 1 (1.02%) 3G
5 1 (1.02%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) Wireless
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.02%) Network Security
5 1 (1.02%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.06%) Informix
8 3 (3.06%) MS Access
9 1 (1.02%) MySQL
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.02%) Essbase
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.06%) HP UFT
2 3 (3.06%) SilkTest
2 3 (3.06%) Selenium
2 3 (3.06%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.02%) MSTest
General
1 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Law
3 5 (5.10%) Legal
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 1 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (1.02%) Front Office
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.02%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.02%) French Language
7 1 (1.02%) German Language
7 1 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Developer
2 14 (14.29%) Analyst
3 12 (12.24%) Administrator
4 10 (10.20%) Consultant
5 9 (9.18%) Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Database Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) IT Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Project Administrator
7 6 (6.12%) Project Support Administrator
8 5 (5.10%) Coordinator
8 5 (5.10%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Tester
8 5 (5.10%) Software Tester
8 5 (5.10%) DBA
9 4 (4.08%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) .NET
2 13 (13.27%) HTML
3 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.18%) COM
4 7 (7.14%) CSS
5 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 4 (4.08%) SOAP
6 4 (4.08%) Web Services
7 3 (3.06%) XML
7 3 (3.06%) XBRL
8 2 (2.04%) WinForms
9 1 (1.02%) WPF
9 1 (1.02%) jQuery
9 1 (1.02%) J2EE
9 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.02%) HTML5
9 1 (1.02%) CSS3
9 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.02%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.55%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) UNIX
3 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.10%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.02%) NetWare
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.20%) Content Management
3 10 (10.20%) Document Management
4 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.18%) ITIL
4 9 (9.18%) Test Management
5 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 7 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.12%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.10%) Software Testing
7 5 (5.10%) Business Development
7 5 (5.10%) ETL
7 5 (5.10%) Project Management
7 5 (5.10%) OO
7 5 (5.10%) OOD
7 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.10%) Web Application Development
7 5 (5.10%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.80%) SQL
2 15 (15.31%) C#
3 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.24%) T-SQL
3 12 (12.24%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.08%) VBA
4 4 (4.08%) ANSI SQL
5 3 (3.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) ISEB
1 11 (11.22%) Security Cleared
1 11 (11.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.18%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (9.18%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.18%) MCSE
3 9 (9.18%) DV Cleared
3 9 (9.18%) CCNA
4 8 (8.16%) EMC Certification
5 6 (6.12%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.06%) Degree
7 2 (2.04%) MCSA
8 1 (1.02%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.02%) CCA
8 1 (1.02%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.02%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (3.06%) Nagios
1 3 (3.06%) OVSD
1 3 (3.06%) OpenView
1 3 (3.06%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.02%) MOM
2 1 (1.02%) WSUS
2 1 (1.02%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 71 (72.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.37%) VMware
3 17 (17.35%) EMC
4 13 (13.27%) Cisco
5 12 (12.24%) Citrix
6 9 (9.18%) IBM
6 9 (9.18%) OpenText
7 8 (8.16%) Oracle
8 6 (6.12%) HP
9 4 (4.08%) SAP
10 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.04%) Avaya
12 1 (1.02%) Juniper
12 1 (1.02%) Actuate
12 1 (1.02%) Novell
12 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.02%) Bloomberg
12 1 (1.02%) Dell
12 1 (1.02%) Sun
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