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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 31 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 55 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.94% 6.87% 8.55%
As % of the Applications category 51.40% 68.25% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 52
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,180
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,760 £24,700 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
107 63 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.49% 10.06% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 77 54 79
Average salary £28,780 £32,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.44% +39.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,260 £23,300 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +5 47 £36,500 +12.30% 12
Durham -1 6 £31,500 +5.00% 3
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 121 (77.07%) Microsoft
2 78 (49.68%) SQL Server
3 65 (41.40%) C#
4 58 (36.94%) SQL
5 57 (36.31%) .NET
6 51 (32.48%) ASP.NET
7 45 (28.66%) Windows
8 36 (22.93%) HTML
8 36 (22.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (21.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 33 (21.02%) CSS
10 33 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (20.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (19.75%) Degree
13 28 (17.83%) Project Management
13 28 (17.83%) ITIL
14 27 (17.20%) WCF
15 25 (15.92%) MS Office
16 23 (14.65%) T-SQL
16 23 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (14.01%) CRM
17 22 (14.01%) MVC
18 20 (12.74%) XML
19 19 (12.10%) Active Directory
19 19 (12.10%) VMware
19 19 (12.10%) Security Cleared
19 19 (12.10%) jQuery
20 18 (11.46%) VB
20 18 (11.46%) C++
21 17 (10.83%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (10.83%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.28%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.64%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.46%) Lync
4 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.46%) IIS
5 5 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.27%) WordPress
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (15.92%) MS Office
2 11 (7.01%) MS Project
3 8 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.82%) SAP PP
4 4 (2.55%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.64%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.28%) Firewall
2 12 (7.64%) DNS
2 12 (7.64%) SAN
2 12 (7.64%) DHCP
3 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.46%) NAS
4 3 (1.91%) NetScaler
4 3 (1.91%) Modbus
4 3 (1.91%) WAN
4 3 (1.91%) HTTP
4 3 (1.91%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.27%) VoIP
5 2 (1.27%) LAN
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.64%) PBX
6 1 (0.64%) VPN
6 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (49.68%) SQL Server
2 34 (21.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (8.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.82%) MySQL
7 3 (1.91%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.64%) MS Access
9 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (22.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.01%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.91%) InstallShield
3 3 (1.91%) NUnit
4 2 (1.27%) Selenium
4 2 (1.27%) MSTest
4 2 (1.27%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (8.28%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Retail
3 8 (5.10%) Marketing
3 8 (5.10%) German Language
4 5 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.18%) Advertising
5 4 (2.55%) Electronics
6 3 (1.91%) Back Office
7 2 (1.27%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.27%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (37.58%) Developer
2 33 (21.02%) Software Developer
3 28 (17.83%) Analyst
4 18 (11.46%) Consultant
4 18 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.01%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.01%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.37%) C++ Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Technical Support
7 10 (6.37%) C++ Software Developer
7 10 (6.37%) C++/C# Developer
7 10 (6.37%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (3.82%) Technical Support Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) Team Leader
9 6 (3.82%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (36.31%) .NET
2 51 (32.48%) ASP.NET
3 36 (22.93%) HTML
4 33 (21.02%) CSS
5 27 (17.20%) WCF
6 20 (12.74%) XML
7 19 (12.10%) jQuery
8 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (9.55%) Ajax
8 15 (9.55%) .NET Framework
8 15 (9.55%) Web Services
9 14 (8.92%) HTML5
10 11 (7.01%) WPF
10 11 (7.01%) CSS3
10 11 (7.01%) WinForms
11 10 (6.37%) XHTML
12 9 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 9 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (4.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (3.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.37%) N-Tier
3 8 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.46%) Blog
4 7 (4.46%) Open Source
5 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.18%) Replication
6 5 (3.18%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.91%) Statistics
7 3 (1.91%) Robotics
7 3 (1.91%) Social Media
7 3 (1.91%) User Experience
7 3 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.64%) iPhone
9 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.66%) Windows
2 17 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (10.19%) Linux
4 12 (7.64%) UNIX
4 12 (7.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.27%) Android
7 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.83%) ITIL
2 28 (17.83%) Project Management
3 22 (14.01%) CRM
3 22 (14.01%) MVC
4 16 (10.19%) OO
5 15 (9.55%) PRINCE2
6 12 (7.64%) Web Development
7 11 (7.01%) Time Management
7 11 (7.01%) Scrum
8 10 (6.37%) Migration
8 10 (6.37%) ERP
8 10 (6.37%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.37%) Web Application Development
9 9 (5.73%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (5.10%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.10%) Analytics
11 7 (4.46%) Graceful Degradation
11 7 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.46%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.40%) C#
2 58 (36.94%) SQL
3 23 (14.65%) T-SQL
4 18 (11.46%) C++
4 18 (11.46%) VB
5 13 (8.28%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.10%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.10%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.46%) VBScript
8 6 (3.82%) VB6
8 6 (3.82%) ABAP
9 5 (3.18%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.18%) Java
10 4 (2.55%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.91%) Ruby
11 3 (1.91%) Perl
11 3 (1.91%) PHP
12 2 (1.27%) C
13 1 (0.64%) XPath
13 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (20.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (19.75%) Degree
3 19 (12.10%) Security Cleared
4 15 (9.55%) MCSE
5 11 (7.01%) MCP
6 7 (4.46%) MCSD
6 7 (4.46%) MCTS
6 7 (4.46%) MCITP
6 7 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.46%) MCPD
7 6 (3.82%) MCSA
8 5 (3.18%) CCNA
9 3 (1.91%) ICAEW
9 3 (1.91%) ACCA
9 3 (1.91%) CIPFA
9 3 (1.91%) CIMA
10 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.27%) CCDP
10 2 (1.27%) ISEB
10 2 (1.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) SLA
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.37%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.10%) XenApp
4 8 (5.10%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.18%) XenServer
6 4 (2.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.91%) NFS
8 2 (1.27%) Firmware
9 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.55%) WSUS
2 3 (1.91%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.91%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 121 (77.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.10%) VMware
3 15 (9.55%) HP
3 15 (9.55%) Cisco
4 11 (7.01%) Oracle
5 9 (5.73%) EMC
5 9 (5.73%) Citrix
5 9 (5.73%) NetApp
6 7 (4.46%) SAP
7 5 (3.18%) IBM
7 5 (3.18%) Dell
8 3 (1.91%) Genesys
8 3 (1.91%) Symantec
9 2 (1.27%) Remedy
9 2 (1.27%) Sage
9 2 (1.27%) Peregrine
9 2 (1.27%) Apple
10 1 (0.64%) Baan
10 1 (0.64%) Mitel
10 1 (0.64%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + car + benefits
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