The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 54 73 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.33% 12.19% 11.72%
As % of the Applications category 56.25% 66.36% 69.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 66 77
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
96 110 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.81% 18.36% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 78 98 109
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,588 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -4 51 £45,000 +12.50% 4
St Helens +2 2 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Wirral - 1 £40,000 - 2
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (71.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (40.00%) Windows
3 31 (31.00%) ITIL
3 31 (31.00%) SQL
4 27 (27.00%) Active Directory
4 27 (27.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 22 (22.00%) .NET
7 21 (21.00%) HP
8 19 (19.00%) MCITP
9 17 (17.00%) Finance
10 16 (16.00%) Cisco
11 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.00%) Citrix
11 15 (15.00%) Degree
12 14 (14.00%) MS Office
12 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
13 13 (13.00%) VB.NET
13 13 (13.00%) SCCM
13 13 (13.00%) VMware
14 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (12.00%) MCSE
14 12 (12.00%) Dell
15 11 (11.00%) Firewall
16 10 (10.00%) IBM
16 10 (10.00%) DNS
16 10 (10.00%) Kerberos
16 10 (10.00%) NFS
16 10 (10.00%) LDAP
16 10 (10.00%) MCP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.00%) IIS
3 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.00%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.00%) Lync
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
6 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Office
2 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Line 500
3 1 (1.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.00%) Tridion
3 1 (1.00%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.00%) SalesLogix
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.00%) Firewall
3 10 (10.00%) IPsec
3 10 (10.00%) DNS
3 10 (10.00%) LDAP
3 10 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 6 (6.00%) VPN
5 5 (5.00%) WAN
5 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (5.00%) VLAN
5 5 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.00%) SAN
8 2 (2.00%) Internet
9 1 (1.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.00%) MS Access
3 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) German Language
4 2 (2.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Analyst
2 10 (10.00%) Developer
2 10 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 9 (9.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.00%) Architect
5 7 (7.00%) Desktop Support
5 7 (7.00%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Administrator
7 5 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) Web Services
4 4 (4.00%) J2EE
4 4 (4.00%) HTML
5 3 (3.00%) WCF
5 3 (3.00%) Silverlight
5 3 (3.00%) XML
5 3 (3.00%) CSS
6 2 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (1.00%) ADO
7 1 (1.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) PKI
2 8 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 5 (5.00%) iPhone
4 4 (4.00%) Firmware
5 3 (3.00%) CMDB
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) Celerra
6 2 (2.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.00%) Linux
4 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.00%) UNIX
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
3 9 (9.00%) Project Management
3 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.00%) Service Management
5 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.00%) CRM
6 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.00%) Scrum
7 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.00%) Process Management
7 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.00%) ITSM
8 3 (3.00%) OO
8 3 (3.00%) ERP
8 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.00%) Pay per click
8 3 (3.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.00%) C#
6 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.00%) VBScript
7 5 (5.00%) VBA
8 4 (4.00%) Java
9 3 (3.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.00%) PHP
10 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (27.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.00%) MCITP
3 15 (15.00%) Degree
4 12 (12.00%) MCSE
5 10 (10.00%) MCP
6 7 (7.00%) MCDST
7 6 (6.00%) MCSA
8 5 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.00%) MCTS
10 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.00%) NCIE
11 2 (2.00%) VCAP
11 2 (2.00%) HP MASE
11 2 (2.00%) VCDX
11 2 (2.00%) NCDA
11 2 (2.00%) CCEE
11 2 (2.00%) CCIA
11 2 (2.00%) ISSAP
11 2 (2.00%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.00%) COBIT
2 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 27 (27.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.00%) NFS
4 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.00%) XenApp
6 6 (6.00%) XenServer
7 5 (5.00%) vSphere
8 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (13.00%) SCCM
2 10 (10.00%) HP SIM
3 5 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) OpenView
4 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.00%) MOM
4 1 (1.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 71 (71.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.00%) HP
3 16 (16.00%) Cisco
4 15 (15.00%) Citrix
5 13 (13.00%) VMware
6 12 (12.00%) Dell
7 10 (10.00%) IBM
8 7 (7.00%) Sage
9 6 (6.00%) NetApp
9 6 (6.00%) Facebook
10 5 (5.00%) BMC
11 4 (4.00%) EMC
11 4 (4.00%) Oracle
11 4 (4.00%) JBoss
11 4 (4.00%) Twitter
11 4 (4.00%) Remedy
11 4 (4.00%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.00%) Google
12 3 (3.00%) Reuters
12 3 (3.00%) Bloomberg
Wirral, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Speke, Liverpool
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago