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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 31 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 28 77 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.98% 12.20% 11.00%
As % of the Applications category 36.84% 64.17% 65.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 61 65
Average salary £47,750 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,450 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £49,000
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
76 120 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.52% 19.02% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52 102 101
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 October 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 1 October 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 -14 24 £50,000 +58.73% 10
Wirral - 3 £33,333 - 1
Southport - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 65 (74.71%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.48%) Windows
3 27 (31.03%) SQL
4 24 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 23 (26.44%) .NET
5 23 (26.44%) ITIL
6 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (18.39%) Finance
8 16 (18.39%) HP
8 16 (18.39%) MS Office
9 14 (16.09%) Cisco
10 13 (14.94%) MS Exchange
10 13 (14.94%) MCITP
10 13 (14.94%) Degree
10 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
12 11 (12.64%) VB.NET
12 11 (12.64%) MCSE
12 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (11.49%) Dell
13 10 (11.49%) Firewall
14 9 (10.34%) IPsec
14 9 (10.34%) IBM
14 9 (10.34%) Citrix
14 9 (10.34%) Kerberos
14 9 (10.34%) NFS
14 9 (10.34%) DNS
14 9 (10.34%) LDAP
14 9 (10.34%) C#

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) IIS
3 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Office
2 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.15%) Tridion
3 1 (1.15%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (11.49%) Firewall
3 9 (10.34%) IPsec
3 9 (10.34%) Kerberos
3 9 (10.34%) DNS
3 9 (10.34%) LDAP
4 6 (6.90%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (3.45%) VPN
5 3 (3.45%) WAN
5 3 (3.45%) VLAN
6 2 (2.30%) Internet
7 1 (1.15%) SAN
7 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.45%) MS Access
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.15%) OLTP
7 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.45%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Analyst
2 10 (11.49%) Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Technical Support
4 8 (9.20%) Team Leader
5 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Administrator
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Information Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) MI Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.60%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.44%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.60%) J2EE
4 3 (3.45%) WCF
4 3 (3.45%) Silverlight
5 2 (2.30%) CSS
5 2 (2.30%) HTML
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.15%) XML
6 1 (1.15%) ADO
6 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.34%) PKI
3 6 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.45%) CMDB
5 3 (3.45%) iPhone
6 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.15%) Celerra
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) UNIX
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.34%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (9.20%) Problem Management
4 8 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (9.20%) Project Management
5 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.90%) Analytics
7 5 (5.75%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.60%) Web Development
8 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.60%) CRM
8 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.60%) Information Security Management
8 4 (4.60%) Security Management
8 4 (4.60%) Information Security
8 4 (4.60%) Scrum
9 3 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) SQL
2 11 (12.64%) VB.NET
3 9 (10.34%) C#
3 9 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.75%) VBScript
5 5 (5.75%) Java
5 5 (5.75%) VBA
6 2 (2.30%) C
6 2 (2.30%) PowerHouse
7 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.94%) MCITP
2 13 (14.94%) Degree
3 11 (12.64%) MCSE
4 4 (4.60%) ISSAP
4 4 (4.60%) ISSMP
4 4 (4.60%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.60%) CISSP
4 4 (4.60%) CISM
5 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.45%) MCSA
5 3 (3.45%) MCDST
5 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) VCAP
6 1 (1.15%) MCP
6 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.15%) MCTS
6 1 (1.15%) NCDA
6 1 (1.15%) NCIE
6 1 (1.15%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
1 4 (4.60%) COBIT
1 4 (4.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.34%) NFS
3 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.45%) vSphere
6 2 (2.30%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) HP SIM
2 3 (3.45%) SCCM
3 2 (2.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) HP
3 14 (16.09%) Cisco
4 10 (11.49%) Dell
5 9 (10.34%) IBM
5 9 (10.34%) Citrix
6 7 (8.05%) VMware
7 6 (6.90%) Sage
8 4 (4.60%) Tableau
8 4 (4.60%) Teradata
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle
8 4 (4.60%) JBoss
8 4 (4.60%) Remedy
8 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.60%) BMC
9 3 (3.45%) NetApp
9 3 (3.45%) Reuters
9 3 (3.45%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.30%) Facebook
10 2 (2.30%) Google
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago