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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 46 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 36 95 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.58% 11.52% 11.13%
As % of the Applications category 48.00% 80.51% 64.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 87 73
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -15.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
75 118 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.54% 14.30% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41 106 105
Average salary £28,750 £30,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.73% -21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,800 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -19 34 £30,000 +1.69% 14
Durham -37 2 £32,500 +11.11% 1
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 75 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 48 (41.74%) SQL Server
3 38 (33.04%) .NET
4 36 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (27.83%) SQL
6 31 (26.96%) C#
6 31 (26.96%) Windows
7 30 (26.09%) MS Office
8 25 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET
9 24 (20.87%) SharePoint
10 23 (20.00%) ITIL
10 23 (20.00%) HTML
11 20 (17.39%) T-SQL
11 20 (17.39%) CSS
12 19 (16.52%) MS Exchange
13 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (14.78%) MVC
14 17 (14.78%) Project Management
15 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
16 15 (13.04%) VB
16 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (12.17%) Content Management
17 14 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (12.17%) WPF
17 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
17 14 (12.17%) DV Cleared
17 14 (12.17%) IBM
18 13 (11.30%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (20.87%) SharePoint
2 19 (16.52%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.30%) Documentum
3 13 (11.30%) Alfresco
4 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.09%) IIS
7 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.61%) Lync
10 2 (1.74%) CMS
11 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (26.09%) MS Office
2 8 (6.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.74%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.87%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) SAN
2 9 (7.83%) DHCP
2 9 (7.83%) NAS
3 8 (6.96%) DNS
4 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.48%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.61%) HTTP
7 2 (1.74%) SSL
7 2 (1.74%) Internet
7 2 (1.74%) Firewall
8 1 (0.87%) Wireless
8 1 (0.87%) VLAN
8 1 (0.87%) Intranet
8 1 (0.87%) PBX
8 1 (0.87%) VoIP
8 1 (0.87%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.48%) VLDB
7 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.61%) SAP BI
8 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.61%) JIRA
3 3 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) Selenium
4 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.87%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (0.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (10.43%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.61%) French Language
3 3 (2.61%) German Language
3 3 (2.61%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Local Government
5 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.87%) Hebrew Language
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (33.04%) Developer
2 18 (15.65%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.91%) Analyst
4 14 (12.17%) Architect
5 13 (11.30%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.83%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.48%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Graduate
11 3 (2.61%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.61%) Administrator
11 3 (2.61%) Service Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.61%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.04%) .NET
2 24 (20.87%) ASP.NET
3 23 (20.00%) HTML
4 20 (17.39%) CSS
5 14 (12.17%) WPF
6 12 (10.43%) .NET Framework
7 11 (9.57%) jQuery
8 8 (6.96%) Web Services
9 7 (6.09%) Ajax
10 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.22%) Entity Framework
11 5 (4.35%) HTML5
11 5 (4.35%) LINQ
11 5 (4.35%) WinForms
12 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.74%) Silverlight
13 2 (1.74%) REST
13 2 (1.74%) CSS3
13 2 (1.74%) WCF
13 2 (1.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.87%) Clustering
3 1 (0.87%) IVR
3 1 (0.87%) PDA
3 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.87%) PMI
3 1 (0.87%) W3C
3 1 (0.87%) Smartcard
3 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.96%) Windows
2 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (7.83%) UNIX
5 8 (6.96%) Linux
6 7 (6.09%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.00%) ITIL
3 17 (14.78%) Project Management
3 17 (14.78%) MVC
4 14 (12.17%) Content Management
5 13 (11.30%) Document Management
5 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (11.30%) Waterfall
6 12 (10.43%) PRINCE2
7 11 (9.57%) Time Management
8 9 (7.83%) Test Strategy
8 9 (7.83%) Analytics
8 9 (7.83%) Process Management
8 9 (7.83%) Web Development
9 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.96%) Change Management
9 8 (6.96%) OO
9 8 (6.96%) ERP
10 7 (6.09%) CRM
10 7 (6.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.83%) SQL
2 31 (26.96%) C#
3 25 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.04%) VB
6 13 (11.30%) VB6
7 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.48%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.87%) Java
10 1 (0.87%) Python
10 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
2 14 (12.17%) DV Cleared
3 11 (9.57%) Degree
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.22%) MCSA
5 4 (3.48%) MCSE
5 4 (3.48%) CCNA
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.74%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.87%) MOS
7 1 (0.87%) MCP
7 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) PMBOK
2 7 (6.09%) SLA
3 4 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) VMware ESX
2 8 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.48%) XenApp
4 4 (3.48%) NFS
5 3 (2.61%) XenServer
6 2 (1.74%) vSphere
7 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.87%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.87%) WSUS
2 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.17%) IBM
3 13 (11.30%) EMC
3 13 (11.30%) OpenText
4 12 (10.43%) VMware
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle
6 6 (5.22%) SAP
6 6 (5.22%) Citrix
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco
8 3 (2.61%) Epicor
8 3 (2.61%) Sage
8 3 (2.61%) Symantec
8 3 (2.61%) NetSuite
8 3 (2.61%) Infor
9 2 (1.74%) Meraki
9 2 (1.74%) NetApp
9 2 (1.74%) Apple
10 1 (0.87%) Avaya
10 1 (0.87%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.87%) HP
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