The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 77 54 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.57% 8.74% 8.44%
As % of the Applications category 59.23% 61.36% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £22,784 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
MS Excel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
130 88 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.15% 14.24% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 99 76 87
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% +43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the North East region.

MS Excel Salary Trend in the North East

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the North East

MS Excel
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Tyne and Wear +3 56 £33,500 +3.07% 20
Durham -1 11 £25,500 -41.71% 2
Northumberland +1 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Cleveland +1 1 £37,500 -11.76%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

1 129 (74.57%) Microsoft
2 83 (47.98%) SQL Server
3 67 (38.73%) C#
4 61 (35.26%) SQL
5 56 (32.37%) .NET
6 51 (29.48%) ASP.NET
7 43 (24.86%) Windows
8 40 (23.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (21.39%) Degree
10 36 (20.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 36 (20.81%) HTML
11 35 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (18.50%) CSS
13 31 (17.92%) MS Office
14 27 (15.61%) Project Management
14 27 (15.61%) WCF
15 26 (15.03%) T-SQL
15 26 (15.03%) ITIL
16 24 (13.87%) Linux
17 23 (13.29%) CRM
18 22 (12.72%) XML
18 22 (12.72%) C++
18 22 (12.72%) VMware
18 22 (12.72%) Security Cleared
19 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (12.14%) UNIX
19 21 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (11.56%) Web Services
21 19 (10.98%) MVC
21 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (9.25%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.09%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (6.36%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.31%) IIS
7 3 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.16%) WordPress
9 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (17.92%) MS Office
2 14 (8.09%) MS Project
3 5 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (3.47%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (3.47%) SAP PP
3 6 (3.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.73%) Sage 50
5 2 (1.16%) Line 50
6 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) DHCP
1 18 (10.40%) DNS
2 14 (8.09%) SAN
3 9 (5.20%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.62%) iSCSI
4 8 (4.62%) NAS
5 7 (4.05%) Firewall
6 4 (2.31%) HTTP
7 3 (1.73%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.73%) VoIP
7 3 (1.73%) WAN
8 2 (1.16%) LAN
8 2 (1.16%) Intranet
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.58%) PBX
9 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (47.98%) SQL Server
2 36 (20.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (8.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.89%) MySQL
8 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.58%) MS Access
10 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (23.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.51%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.31%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.73%) NUnit
4 3 (1.73%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.16%) MSTest
6 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (6.36%) Marketing
2 10 (5.78%) Finance
3 9 (5.20%) German Language
4 6 (3.47%) Italian Language
4 6 (3.47%) French Language
5 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.89%) Advertising
5 5 (2.89%) Electronics
6 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.73%) Legal
6 3 (1.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (36.42%) Developer
2 36 (20.81%) Software Developer
3 30 (17.34%) Analyst
4 21 (12.14%) .NET Developer
5 16 (9.25%) C# Developer
5 16 (9.25%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) Support Analyst
6 13 (7.51%) Consultant
7 12 (6.94%) C++ Developer
7 12 (6.94%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (6.94%) C++/C# Developer
7 12 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (5.78%) Technical Support
9 9 (5.20%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.20%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (4.62%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.62%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.05%) Technical Support Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.37%) .NET
2 51 (29.48%) ASP.NET
3 36 (20.81%) HTML
4 32 (18.50%) CSS
5 27 (15.61%) WCF
6 22 (12.72%) XML
7 20 (11.56%) Web Services
8 17 (9.83%) jQuery
9 16 (9.25%) .NET Framework
10 15 (8.67%) HTML5
11 13 (7.51%) Ajax
12 12 (6.94%) WinForms
13 11 (6.36%) XHTML
13 11 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (5.78%) CSS3
15 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 6 (3.47%) SOAP
17 5 (2.89%) COM
17 5 (2.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.78%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.78%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.05%) Blog
3 7 (4.05%) Open Source
4 4 (2.31%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.73%) User Experience
5 3 (1.73%) Social Media
5 3 (1.73%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.73%) Animation
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.73%) Replication
5 3 (1.73%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.86%) Windows
2 24 (13.87%) Linux
3 21 (12.14%) UNIX
4 19 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.05%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.73%) Android
9 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.61%) Project Management
3 26 (15.03%) ITIL
4 23 (13.29%) CRM
5 19 (10.98%) MVC
6 16 (9.25%) OO
7 12 (6.94%) ERP
7 12 (6.94%) Migration
7 12 (6.94%) Scrum
7 12 (6.94%) Web Development
8 11 (6.36%) Business Continuity
8 11 (6.36%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (5.78%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (5.20%) Time Management
10 9 (5.20%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.20%) Web Application Development
11 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.05%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.73%) C#
2 61 (35.26%) SQL
3 26 (15.03%) T-SQL
4 22 (12.72%) C++
5 18 (10.40%) VB
6 15 (8.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.05%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.47%) VBScript
8 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.47%) ABAP
9 5 (2.89%) Java
10 4 (2.31%) C
10 4 (2.31%) PHP
11 3 (1.73%) Perl
11 3 (1.73%) VBA
11 3 (1.73%) VB6
11 3 (1.73%) Ruby
12 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (21.39%) Degree
2 22 (12.72%) Security Cleared
3 21 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.20%) MCP
5 8 (4.62%) MCSE
6 7 (4.05%) MCSD
6 7 (4.05%) MCTS
6 7 (4.05%) MCITP
6 7 (4.05%) MCPD
7 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.73%) CCNA
9 2 (1.16%) CCDP
9 2 (1.16%) ISEB
9 2 (1.16%) CCNP
9 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.16%) VTSP
9 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.58%) PMP
10 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.58%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) SLA
2 5 (2.89%) QA
3 4 (2.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.25%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.78%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.62%) NFS
6 5 (2.89%) XenApp
7 4 (2.31%) Firmware
7 4 (2.31%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.16%) XenServer
9 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) WSUS
2 3 (1.73%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.73%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 129 (74.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.72%) VMware
3 16 (9.25%) Oracle
4 13 (7.51%) Cisco
4 13 (7.51%) HP
5 12 (6.94%) SAP
6 8 (4.62%) Symantec
7 7 (4.05%) EMC
8 6 (3.47%) Citrix
8 6 (3.47%) Sage
9 5 (2.89%) NetApp
9 5 (2.89%) IBM
9 5 (2.89%) Adobe
10 4 (2.31%) Dell
11 3 (1.73%) Apple
12 2 (1.16%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.16%) Epicor
12 2 (1.16%) Progress
12 2 (1.16%) Mitel
12 2 (1.16%) NetSuite
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