The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
England / North West
Rank 21 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 535 511 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.88% 9.19% 9.74%
As % of the Applications category 67.21% 62.62% 60.75%
Number of salaries quoted 456 438 587
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
796 816 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.21% 14.68% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 668 673 962
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS Excel
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in the North West

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in the North West

MS Excel
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 337 £37,500 -1.31% 72
Cheshire -10 84 £35,000 +11.11% 20
Merseyside +7 73 £40,250 +7.33% 12
Lancashire -6 30 £27,500 -8.33% 7
Cumbria +6 1 £42,500 -5.55%
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 786 (74.79%) Microsoft
2 440 (41.86%) SQL Server
3 433 (41.20%) SQL
4 306 (29.12%) Windows
5 286 (27.21%) MS Office
6 256 (24.36%) Finance
7 229 (21.79%) .NET
8 208 (19.79%) C#
9 193 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
10 177 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 176 (16.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 168 (15.98%) ITIL
13 165 (15.70%) Active Directory
14 161 (15.32%) Degree
15 157 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
16 151 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
17 149 (14.18%) T-SQL
18 130 (12.37%) VMware
19 119 (11.32%) ASP.NET
20 112 (10.66%) MVC
21 104 (9.90%) HTML
22 102 (9.71%) SharePoint
22 102 (9.71%) Windows Server
23 100 (9.51%) jQuery
24 97 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
25 95 (9.04%) JavaScript
26 94 (8.94%) CSS
27 90 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
28 87 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
29 86 (8.18%) PowerShell

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 102 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 71 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 43 (4.09%) IIS
4 28 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (1.33%) NServiceBus
7 13 (1.24%) Skype for Business
8 12 (1.14%) Apache
9 8 (0.76%) SAS
9 8 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.67%) CMS
10 7 (0.67%) IBM Notes
10 7 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.38%) Confluence
11 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.29%) Kentico
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 286 (27.21%) MS Office
2 87 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (2.57%) MS Visio
4 24 (2.28%) MS Project
5 22 (2.09%) Acrobat
6 21 (2.00%) Camtasia
7 20 (1.90%) Snagit
8 7 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.57%) SPSS
10 3 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.19%) InDesign
12 1 (0.095%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.095%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.095%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 63 (5.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 10 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.48%) Line 50
7 5 (0.48%) Sage X3
8 4 (0.38%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.19%) FastStats
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.095%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.095%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.095%) Magento
10 1 (0.095%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.095%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 75 (7.14%) Office 365
2 70 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.14%) IaaS
4 30 (2.85%) PaaS
5 26 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (2.38%) SaaS
7 5 (0.48%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.38%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.095%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.095%) G Suite
11 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.095%) Heroku
11 1 (0.095%) Responsys
11 1 (0.095%) Veeva
11 1 (0.095%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (4.66%) SAN
2 48 (4.57%) DNS
3 45 (4.28%) WAN
4 42 (4.00%) Firewall
5 41 (3.90%) LAN
6 39 (3.71%) TCP/IP
7 36 (3.43%) DHCP
8 34 (3.24%) VPN
9 30 (2.85%) VoIP
10 21 (2.00%) VLAN
11 16 (1.52%) Internet
12 15 (1.43%) HTTP
13 12 (1.14%) Intranet
14 11 (1.05%) Network Security
14 11 (1.05%) Skype
15 7 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (0.67%) FTP
16 6 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (0.57%) Wireless
17 5 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 177 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 176 (16.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 85 (8.09%) Data Warehouse
5 76 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 64 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 62 (5.90%) MySQL
8 45 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 39 (3.71%) Power BI
10 35 (3.33%) MS Access
11 32 (3.04%) Relational Database
12 29 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (2.57%) SQL Server 2000
14 26 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
15 21 (2.00%) MongoDB
15 21 (2.00%) QlikView
16 19 (1.81%) NoSQL
17 15 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
18 14 (1.33%) Data Mining
19 11 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 45 (4.28%) JIRA
4 23 (2.19%) Selenium
5 15 (1.43%) SpecFlow
6 14 (1.33%) FxCop
6 14 (1.33%) StyleCop
7 13 (1.24%) NUnit
8 12 (1.14%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.05%) AccuRev
9 11 (1.05%) MSI
10 10 (0.95%) Git (software)
11 8 (0.76%) InstallShield
11 8 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (0.48%) MSTest
13 5 (0.48%) Subversion
13 5 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.38%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 256 (24.36%) Finance
2 48 (4.57%) Retail
3 46 (4.38%) Marketing
4 43 (4.09%) Manufacturing
5 39 (3.71%) Legal
6 36 (3.43%) Banking
7 32 (3.04%) Telecoms
8 27 (2.57%) German Language
8 27 (2.57%) Law
9 22 (2.09%) French Language
10 16 (1.52%) Billing
11 13 (1.24%) Games
11 13 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.05%) Advertising
13 10 (0.95%) Electronics
13 10 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.76%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.48%) Publishing
17 3 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 275 (26.17%) Developer
2 246 (23.41%) Analyst
3 100 (9.51%) .NET Developer
4 86 (8.18%) SQL Developer
5 85 (8.09%) C# Developer
6 62 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 61 (5.80%) Support Engineer
8 59 (5.61%) DBA
9 57 (5.42%) IT Support
10 55 (5.23%) Data Analyst
10 55 (5.23%) SQL Analyst
10 55 (5.23%) SQL DBA
11 53 (5.04%) Consultant
12 50 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
12 50 (4.76%) Support Analyst
13 41 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
14 39 (3.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 38 (3.62%) Service Analyst
16 37 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support
17 35 (3.33%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (21.79%) .NET
2 119 (11.32%) ASP.NET
3 104 (9.90%) HTML
4 100 (9.51%) jQuery
5 94 (8.94%) CSS
6 79 (7.52%) .NET Framework
7 68 (6.47%) XML
8 55 (5.23%) Web Services
9 53 (5.04%) Entity Framework
10 51 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (4.57%) WCF
12 45 (4.28%) AngularJS
12 45 (4.28%) JSON
13 38 (3.62%) HTML5
14 30 (2.85%) Ajax
14 30 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (2.57%) NHibernate
16 21 (2.00%) CSS3
17 20 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (1.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 151 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (7.42%) iPad
3 63 (5.99%) Data Centre
4 60 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 46 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 31 (2.95%) Replication
7 26 (2.47%) User Experience
8 25 (2.38%) Clustering
9 24 (2.28%) Driving Licence
10 18 (1.71%) Private Cloud
11 15 (1.43%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.33%) PMI
13 13 (1.24%) NHS
14 10 (0.95%) FlexPod
14 10 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.76%) Online Banking
17 7 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
17 7 (0.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 306 (29.12%) Windows
2 102 (9.71%) Windows Server
3 86 (8.18%) Linux
4 79 (7.52%) Windows 7
5 59 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (3.62%) Windows 10
8 30 (2.85%) Unix
9 25 (2.38%) Solaris
10 19 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (1.52%) OpenVMS
12 16 (1.52%) Windows 8
13 14 (1.33%) Android
13 14 (1.33%) Mac OS X
14 13 (1.24%) Apple iOS
14 13 (1.24%) CentOS
15 11 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.76%) AIX
17 7 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (15.98%) ITIL
3 157 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
4 112 (10.66%) MVC
5 82 (7.80%) CRM
6 78 (7.42%) ETL
7 76 (7.23%) Service Management
8 68 (6.47%) Data Analysis
8 68 (6.47%) Project Management
9 62 (5.90%) Web Development
10 61 (5.80%) E-Commerce
11 60 (5.71%) Service Delivery
12 56 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 53 (5.04%) Problem Management
13 53 (5.04%) Software Engineering
14 50 (4.76%) Mentoring
15 49 (4.66%) PRINCE2
16 44 (4.19%) Scrum
17 43 (4.09%) TDD
18 37 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 433 (41.20%) SQL
2 208 (19.79%) C#
3 149 (14.18%) T-SQL
4 95 (9.04%) JavaScript
5 86 (8.18%) PowerShell
6 52 (4.95%) VBA
7 43 (4.09%) C
8 25 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 22 (2.09%) Java
9 22 (2.09%) PHP
10 21 (2.00%) VB
11 18 (1.71%) Python
12 11 (1.05%) VBScript
13 10 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.76%) C++
14 8 (0.76%) Perl
15 5 (0.48%) VB6
16 4 (0.38%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.38%) XAML
17 3 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 161 (15.32%) Degree
2 90 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.85%) MOS
5 29 (2.76%) MCSE
6 25 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 22 (2.09%) ISEB
9 19 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.71%) CCNA
10 18 (1.71%) MCP
11 16 (1.52%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.95%) MCSA
12 10 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (0.86%) BC Cleared
13 9 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.76%) HNC
14 8 (0.76%) HND
15 7 (0.67%) NCDA
16 6 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (8.18%) SLA
2 63 (5.99%) QA
3 28 (2.66%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 14 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.95%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.29%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.095%) EMIR
9 1 (0.095%) GMP
9 1 (0.095%) HL7
9 1 (0.095%) MiFID
9 1 (0.095%) Solvency II
System Software
1 165 (15.70%) Active Directory
2 97 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.43%) vSphere
5 11 (1.05%) Terminal Services
5 11 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
6 9 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.67%) XenApp
9 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.38%) Sendmail
12 3 (0.29%) Firmware
12 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.19%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.095%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (2.57%) SCCM
2 20 (1.90%) SCOrch
3 18 (1.71%) SCOM
4 9 (0.86%) Nagios
5 8 (0.76%) WSUS
6 7 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (0.67%) Puppet
6 7 (0.67%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.48%) PaperCut
7 5 (0.48%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.38%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.38%) HockeyApp
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.29%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 786 (74.79%) Microsoft
2 130 (12.37%) VMware
3 67 (6.37%) Oracle
4 59 (5.61%) Citrix
5 50 (4.76%) Cisco
6 44 (4.19%) NetApp
7 35 (3.33%) SAP
7 35 (3.33%) Tableau
8 30 (2.85%) Adobe
9 26 (2.47%) iManage
10 18 (1.71%) Cognos
10 18 (1.71%) HP
11 16 (1.52%) IBM
12 15 (1.43%) Computacenter
13 14 (1.33%) AppSense
13 14 (1.33%) Avaya
13 14 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.14%) Sage
15 11 (1.05%) RedGate
16 10 (0.95%) Veeam
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + pension, healthcare, free PT session
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum 16K Basic + Bonus OTE 22K
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus, exc bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £48000 per annum + 20% bonus + exc bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
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Nantwich, Cheshire
Bray Leino Broadcare
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 + Benefits Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
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