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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 103 74 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.45% 11.13% 8.48%
As % of the Applications category 80.47% 65.49% 64.65%
Number of salaries quoted 91 69 59
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
128 113 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.48% 16.99% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 89
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +13 67 £33,500 +11.66% 22
Durham +9 21 £31,000 -17.33% 8
Northumberland -5 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 3 September 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.

1 146 (72.28%) Microsoft
2 67 (33.17%) SQL Server
3 61 (30.20%) C#
4 57 (28.22%) .NET
5 54 (26.73%) SQL
6 50 (24.75%) MS Office
6 50 (24.75%) Windows
7 45 (22.28%) ASP.NET
8 43 (21.29%) Degree
9 32 (15.84%) UNIX
10 30 (14.85%) MS Project
10 30 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (13.86%) CRM
13 27 (13.37%) Linux
14 26 (12.87%) ITIL
14 26 (12.87%) HTML
15 25 (12.38%) PRINCE2
15 25 (12.38%) Project Management
15 25 (12.38%) Finance
16 24 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (11.88%) CSS
17 22 (10.89%) Active Directory
17 22 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (10.40%) Security Cleared
18 21 (10.40%) VMware
18 21 (10.40%) T-SQL
19 19 (9.41%) C++
19 19 (9.41%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.44%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.96%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.99%) WordPress
8 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Lync
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 50 (24.75%) MS Office
2 30 (14.85%) MS Project
3 7 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.97%) SAP PP
4 5 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.98%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (1.98%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.99%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.99%) Line 50
7 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.98%) SaaS
3 2 (0.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.41%) DNS
1 19 (9.41%) DHCP
2 16 (7.92%) SAN
3 11 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.96%) LAN
4 8 (3.96%) WAN
4 8 (3.96%) iSCSI
4 8 (3.96%) NAS
5 7 (3.47%) Firewall
6 4 (1.98%) VoIP
7 3 (1.49%) HTTP
7 3 (1.49%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.99%) Intranet
8 2 (0.99%) Internet
9 1 (0.50%) PBX
9 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.98%) MySQL
8 3 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.50%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (14.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (5.94%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.96%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.49%) NUnit
4 3 (1.49%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.99%) MSTest
5 2 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (12.38%) Finance
2 11 (5.45%) Advertising
2 11 (5.45%) Marketing
3 9 (4.46%) Electronics
4 7 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.47%) French Language
4 7 (3.47%) German Language
4 7 (3.47%) Italian Language
5 6 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 3 (1.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (28.22%) Developer
2 35 (17.33%) Analyst
3 26 (12.87%) Software Developer
4 22 (10.89%) .NET Developer
5 21 (10.40%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.93%) Consultant
7 13 (6.44%) Support Analyst
8 12 (5.94%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.94%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.46%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.96%) Hardware Engineer
10 8 (3.96%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (3.96%) Design Engineer
10 8 (3.96%) Electronics Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (3.47%) C++/C# Developer
11 7 (3.47%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (3.47%) C++ Developer
11 7 (3.47%) Technical Support
11 7 (3.47%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.22%) .NET
2 45 (22.28%) ASP.NET
3 26 (12.87%) HTML
4 24 (11.88%) CSS
5 17 (8.42%) WCF
6 16 (7.92%) Web Services
6 16 (7.92%) jQuery
7 15 (7.43%) .NET Framework
8 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (5.94%) HTML5
10 12 (5.94%) WinForms
10 12 (5.94%) XML
11 9 (4.46%) CSS3
12 8 (3.96%) Qt
13 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (3.47%) Ajax
13 7 (3.47%) XHTML
14 5 (2.48%) COM
14 5 (2.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.95%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.96%) Firmware
2 8 (3.96%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (2.97%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.97%) Open Source
3 6 (2.97%) Handset
3 6 (2.97%) Blog
4 3 (1.49%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.49%) Animation
4 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.49%) Replication
4 3 (1.49%) Clustering
4 3 (1.49%) Social Media
4 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.50%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.50%) iPad
5 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.50%) Statistics
5 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.75%) Windows
2 32 (15.84%) UNIX
3 27 (13.37%) Linux
4 22 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.47%) Android
7 6 (2.97%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.97%) Solaris
8 5 (2.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.98%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.49%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (13.86%) CRM
3 26 (12.87%) ITIL
4 25 (12.38%) PRINCE2
4 25 (12.38%) Project Management
5 24 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (8.91%) MVC
7 17 (8.42%) ERP
7 17 (8.42%) Matrix Management
8 16 (7.92%) Waterfall
8 16 (7.92%) PRINCE
9 14 (6.93%) Scrum
10 10 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.46%) OO
11 9 (4.46%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.46%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (3.47%) Web Application Development
12 7 (3.47%) Migration
13 6 (2.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (30.20%) C#
2 54 (26.73%) SQL
3 21 (10.40%) T-SQL
4 19 (9.41%) C++
5 14 (6.93%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.45%) VB
7 9 (4.46%) C
8 6 (2.97%) VBScript
8 6 (2.97%) ABAP
9 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.98%) VBA
11 3 (1.49%) Ruby
11 3 (1.49%) Perl
11 3 (1.49%) PHP
11 3 (1.49%) Java
12 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.50%) Python
12 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (21.29%) Degree
2 21 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (6.44%) PMP
4 13 (6.44%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.96%) MCP
5 8 (3.96%) MCTS
5 8 (3.96%) MCITP
6 7 (3.47%) MCSE
7 6 (2.97%) MCSD
7 6 (2.97%) MCPD
7 6 (2.97%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.49%) CCNA
10 2 (0.99%) ISEB
10 2 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.50%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) SLA
2 8 (3.96%) QA
2 8 (3.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (10.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.92%) Hyper-V
3 15 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.95%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.96%) NFS
6 3 (1.49%) XenApp
6 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.99%) vSphere
7 2 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.48%) WSUS
2 1 (0.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.50%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 146 (72.28%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.40%) VMware
3 19 (9.41%) SAP
4 16 (7.92%) Oracle
5 11 (5.45%) Cisco
6 10 (4.95%) EMC
7 8 (3.96%) Symantec
8 7 (3.47%) Amdocs
8 7 (3.47%) LANDesk
8 7 (3.47%) HP
9 6 (2.97%) Sage
9 6 (2.97%) McAfee
10 5 (2.48%) Adobe
10 5 (2.48%) Citrix
11 4 (1.98%) Epicor
11 4 (1.98%) Dell
11 4 (1.98%) Google
12 3 (1.49%) NetSuite
12 3 (1.49%) Infor
12 3 (1.49%) Mitel
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Promotion and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: To £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, travel allowence, health care
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Technically Compatible
Salary: Competitive
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: 2 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + holiday,company days out, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
networx
Salary: Circa £30,000 pa plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + car, pension, gym, health care , bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Travel allowance, Bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
RMI International
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago