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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 98 75 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.65% 11.45% 8.55%
As % of the Applications category 79.03% 66.37% 65.35%
Number of salaries quoted 86 71 60
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
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
124 113 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.74% 17.25% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 105 95 90
Average salary £33,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +7 61 £33,500 +11.66% 23
Durham +11 22 £31,000 -17.33% 6
Northumberland -4 2 £45,000 -28.00%
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 29 August 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.

1 141 (71.94%) Microsoft
2 66 (33.67%) SQL Server
3 60 (30.61%) C#
4 56 (28.57%) .NET
5 53 (27.04%) SQL
6 50 (25.51%) MS Office
7 47 (23.98%) Windows
8 44 (22.45%) ASP.NET
9 42 (21.43%) Degree
10 32 (16.33%) UNIX
11 30 (15.31%) MS Project
12 29 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (14.80%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (13.78%) Linux
13 27 (13.78%) CRM
14 26 (13.27%) HTML
15 25 (12.76%) ITIL
15 25 (12.76%) PRINCE2
15 25 (12.76%) Finance
16 24 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (12.24%) CSS
16 24 (12.24%) Project Management
17 22 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (10.71%) Security Cleared
18 21 (10.71%) Active Directory
18 21 (10.71%) T-SQL
19 19 (9.69%) DNS
19 19 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
19 19 (9.69%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (9.18%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.02%) WordPress
8 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.51%) Lync
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 50 (25.51%) MS Office
2 30 (15.31%) MS Project
3 7 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (3.06%) SAP PP
4 4 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.04%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.53%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (1.02%) Line 50
6 2 (1.02%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.04%) SaaS
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.69%) DHCP
1 19 (9.69%) DNS
2 16 (8.16%) SAN
3 11 (5.61%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.08%) WAN
4 8 (4.08%) iSCSI
4 8 (4.08%) NAS
4 8 (4.08%) LAN
5 7 (3.57%) Firewall
6 3 (1.53%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.53%) VoIP
6 3 (1.53%) HTTP
7 2 (1.02%) Intranet
7 2 (1.02%) Internet
8 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (33.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.04%) MySQL
8 3 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.51%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 29 (14.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.08%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.02%) NUnit
4 2 (1.02%) Selenium
4 2 (1.02%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.02%) MSTest
5 1 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (12.76%) Finance
2 11 (5.61%) Advertising
2 11 (5.61%) Marketing
3 9 (4.59%) Electronics
4 7 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.57%) French Language
4 7 (3.57%) German Language
4 7 (3.57%) Italian Language
5 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.53%) Legal
6 3 (1.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (29.08%) Developer
2 33 (16.84%) Analyst
3 26 (13.27%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.22%) .NET Developer
5 20 (10.20%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.12%) Consultant
6 12 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.59%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.08%) Hardware Engineer
8 8 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (4.08%) Design Engineer
8 8 (4.08%) Electronics Engineer
9 7 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (3.57%) C++/C# Developer
9 7 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 7 (3.57%) Applications Support
9 7 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.57%) .NET
2 44 (22.45%) ASP.NET
3 26 (13.27%) HTML
4 24 (12.24%) CSS
5 17 (8.67%) WCF
6 16 (8.16%) Web Services
6 16 (8.16%) jQuery
7 15 (7.65%) .NET Framework
8 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (6.12%) HTML5
10 12 (6.12%) WinForms
10 12 (6.12%) XML
11 9 (4.59%) CSS3
12 8 (4.08%) Qt
13 7 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (3.57%) Ajax
13 7 (3.57%) XHTML
14 5 (2.55%) COM
14 5 (2.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.08%) Firmware
2 8 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (3.06%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.06%) Open Source
3 6 (3.06%) Handset
3 6 (3.06%) Blog
4 3 (1.53%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.53%) Animation
4 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.53%) Replication
4 3 (1.53%) Clustering
4 3 (1.53%) Social Media
4 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.51%) iPad
5 1 (0.51%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.51%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.51%) Statistics
5 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.98%) Windows
2 32 (16.33%) UNIX
3 27 (13.78%) Linux
4 22 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.57%) Android
7 6 (3.06%) Solaris
8 5 (2.55%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.04%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.53%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.53%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.78%) CRM
3 25 (12.76%) ITIL
3 25 (12.76%) PRINCE2
4 24 (12.24%) Project Management
4 24 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (9.18%) MVC
6 17 (8.67%) Matrix Management
7 16 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 16 (8.16%) PRINCE
7 16 (8.16%) ERP
8 14 (7.14%) Scrum
9 10 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.59%) OO
10 9 (4.59%) Business Continuity
10 9 (4.59%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (3.57%) Migration
11 7 (3.57%) Web Application Development
12 6 (3.06%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 60 (30.61%) C#
2 53 (27.04%) SQL
3 21 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 19 (9.69%) C++
5 14 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.61%) VB
7 9 (4.59%) C
8 6 (3.06%) ABAP
9 5 (2.55%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.55%) VBScript
9 5 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.04%) VBA
11 3 (1.53%) PHP
11 3 (1.53%) Java
12 2 (1.02%) Perl
12 2 (1.02%) Ruby
13 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) Python
13 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (21.43%) Degree
2 21 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (6.63%) PMP
4 13 (6.63%) PMI Certification
5 8 (4.08%) MCTS
5 8 (4.08%) MCITP
5 8 (4.08%) MCP
6 7 (3.57%) MCSE
7 6 (3.06%) MCSD
7 6 (3.06%) MCPD
7 6 (3.06%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.53%) CCNA
8 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.02%) ISEB
9 2 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.51%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) SLA
2 8 (4.08%) ISO 9000
3 7 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.65%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.10%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.08%) NFS
6 2 (1.02%) XenApp
6 2 (1.02%) XenServer
6 2 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) WSUS
2 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 141 (71.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.69%) SAP
2 19 (9.69%) VMware
3 16 (8.16%) Oracle
4 9 (4.59%) EMC
5 8 (4.08%) Cisco
5 8 (4.08%) Symantec
6 7 (3.57%) Amdocs
6 7 (3.57%) LANDesk
7 6 (3.06%) McAfee
7 6 (3.06%) Sage
8 5 (2.55%) Adobe
9 4 (2.04%) HP
9 4 (2.04%) Citrix
9 4 (2.04%) Epicor
9 4 (2.04%) Google
10 3 (1.53%) NetSuite
10 3 (1.53%) Mitel
10 3 (1.53%) Infor
10 3 (1.53%) Dell
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
networx
Salary: Circa £30,000 pa plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + car, pension, gym, health care , bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Travel allowance, Bonus, pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
RMI International
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Salary £34,000 to £53,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £15,000 to £40,000 per annum Competitive Salary and Excellent Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Pension + Health Care + Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago