The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 23 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.36% 11.24% 16.06%
As % of the Applications category 63.89% 95.00% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 26
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £15,820
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +137.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
MS Excel
UK

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

Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 20 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.22% 11.83% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 26
Average salary £17,249 £37,750 £16,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.30% +132.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 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
County Antrim -7 19 £24,000 -34.24% 4
County Londonderry -1 4 - -
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (65.71%) C#
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
3 21 (60.00%) Degree
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 18 (51.43%) Visual Studio
6 17 (48.57%) MVC
6 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
7 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (37.14%) Web Development
7 13 (37.14%) Time Management
7 13 (37.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (31.43%) CSS
9 10 (28.57%) HTML
9 10 (28.57%) Oracle
9 10 (28.57%) Web Services
9 10 (28.57%) XML
9 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (17.14%) OO
11 6 (17.14%) SOA
11 6 (17.14%) GIS
11 6 (17.14%) ESRI
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (17.14%) Silverlight
11 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Visual Studio
2 13 (37.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Integration Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (31.43%) CSS
5 10 (28.57%) Web Services
5 10 (28.57%) XML
5 10 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (17.14%) Silverlight
7 5 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) YUI
8 4 (11.43%) XSLT
8 4 (11.43%) SOAP
9 1 (2.86%) Ajax
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.86%) WCF
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ
9 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) GIS
1 6 (17.14%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) MVC
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) Web Development
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Time Management
3 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.14%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) SOA
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) BC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) MCDST
5 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.71%) MCSE
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) ESRI
4 4 (11.43%) JBoss
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £17000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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