The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 19.18% 8.70% 4.48%
As % of the Applications category 82.35% 46.15% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,000 £25,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -2.01%
MS Excel
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 23.29% 18.84% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 5
Average salary £32,500 £23,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.30% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £19,175
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,450 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Salford

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Salford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) MS Office
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) CRM
5 8 (30.77%) ERP
5 8 (30.77%) VBA
6 7 (26.92%) NHS
6 7 (26.92%) Law
6 7 (26.92%) Back Office
6 7 (26.92%) E-Procurement
6 7 (26.92%) VB
6 7 (26.92%) XML
6 7 (26.92%) XSL
6 7 (26.92%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
6 7 (26.92%) Time Management
6 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
6 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (26.92%) SYSPRO
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Office
2 11 (42.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Sage 50
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Law
2 7 (26.92%) Back Office
3 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Procurement Manager
3 5 (19.23%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Customer Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Sales Executive
7 1 (3.85%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) XML
1 7 (26.92%) XSL
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) NHS
3 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Debian
2 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) CRM
2 8 (30.77%) ERP
3 7 (26.92%) Time Management
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
3 7 (26.92%) E-Procurement
4 3 (11.54%) Network Management
5 2 (7.69%) ETL
5 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (7.69%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) VBA
3 7 (26.92%) VB
4 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) SYSPRO
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
3 2 (7.69%) Sage
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Teradata
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) HP
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