The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 48 35 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.09% 7.83% 11.81%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 81.40% 65.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 68
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £29,360
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +19.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,770 £23,500 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
MS Excel
North East

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

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
88 43 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.84% 9.62% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 39 100
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £29,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 44 £35,000 - 16
Sunderland -7 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Gateshead -11 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Blaydon - 1 £25,400 -
MS Excel
North East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 71 (74.74%) Microsoft
2 36 (37.89%) SQL Server
3 33 (34.74%) .NET
4 32 (33.68%) C#
5 31 (32.63%) Project Management
5 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (30.53%) SQL
7 28 (29.47%) ITIL
8 27 (28.42%) HTML
8 27 (28.42%) SharePoint
9 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
10 25 (26.32%) CSS
11 24 (25.26%) PRINCE2
11 24 (25.26%) Windows
12 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET
12 22 (23.16%) jQuery
12 22 (23.16%) Time Management
12 22 (23.16%) Waterfall
13 20 (21.05%) MS Exchange
14 19 (20.00%) Process Management
14 19 (20.00%) Analytics
14 19 (20.00%) PMBOK
15 18 (18.95%) Finance
16 17 (17.89%) VB
16 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (17.89%) Retail
16 17 (17.89%) Test Strategy
17 16 (16.84%) VB6
17 16 (16.84%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (16.84%) WPF

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 27 (28.42%) SharePoint
2 20 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (14.74%) Lync
4 10 (10.53%) IIS
5 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (7.37%) Alfresco
6 7 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (7.37%) Documentum
7 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.16%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (14.74%) MS Office
3 8 (8.42%) MS Project
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) Firewall
2 11 (11.58%) SAN
3 8 (8.42%) NAS
4 4 (4.21%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.21%) DNS
4 4 (4.21%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) HTTP
5 1 (1.05%) LAN
5 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.32%) MySQL
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.05%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.11%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.11%) JIRA
3 2 (2.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 17 (17.89%) Retail
3 11 (11.58%) German Language
4 7 (7.37%) Back Office
5 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.16%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.16%) French Language
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (37.89%) Developer
2 9 (9.47%) Project Manager
2 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
3 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
3 8 (8.42%) AWS Developer
4 7 (7.37%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (7.37%) Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) Consultant
4 7 (7.37%) Architect
4 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Capacity Planner
5 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 3 (3.16%) WPF Developer
8 3 (3.16%) Managed Services Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.74%) .NET
2 27 (28.42%) HTML
3 25 (26.32%) CSS
4 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET
4 22 (23.16%) jQuery
5 16 (16.84%) WPF
6 14 (14.74%) WCF
6 14 (14.74%) .NET Framework
7 8 (8.42%) Ajax
7 8 (8.42%) XML
7 8 (8.42%) JSON
7 8 (8.42%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.37%) LINQ
9 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.32%) Classic ASP
10 4 (4.21%) Web Services
11 2 (2.11%) XSD
11 2 (2.11%) SOAP
11 2 (2.11%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.37%) Replication
3 6 (6.32%) Statistics
4 5 (5.26%) Robotics
5 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.05%) W3C
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Windows
2 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.53%) Linux
4 7 (7.37%) UNIX
5 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Project Management
1 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.47%) ITIL
3 24 (25.26%) PRINCE2
4 22 (23.16%) Time Management
4 22 (23.16%) Waterfall
5 19 (20.00%) Analytics
5 19 (20.00%) Process Management
6 17 (17.89%) Test Strategy
7 14 (14.74%) MVC
8 9 (9.47%) Change Management
9 8 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.42%) CRM
10 7 (7.37%) Content Management
10 7 (7.37%) Document Management
10 7 (7.37%) Critical Path Analysis
10 7 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.37%) Budget Control
11 6 (6.32%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (6.32%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.68%) C#
2 29 (30.53%) SQL
3 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.89%) VB
5 16 (16.84%) VB6
6 13 (13.68%) T-SQL
7 11 (11.58%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.32%) TypeScript
8 6 (6.32%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.21%) VBScript
9 4 (4.21%) C++
9 4 (4.21%) Java
10 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) MCSE
2 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) MCSA
4 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 7 (7.37%) CCNA
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.16%) ACCA
6 3 (3.16%) CIPFA
6 3 (3.16%) CIMA
6 3 (3.16%) ICAEW
7 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.11%) MCP
7 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.00%) PMBOK
2 5 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) VMware ESX
2 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.37%) XenApp
3 7 (7.37%) XenServer
4 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (74.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) EMC
3 12 (12.63%) VMware
4 9 (9.47%) IBM
5 7 (7.37%) Citrix
5 7 (7.37%) OpenText
5 7 (7.37%) NetApp
6 6 (6.32%) Genesys
6 6 (6.32%) Cisco
7 4 (4.21%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) HP
7 4 (4.21%) Symantec
8 3 (3.16%) Dell
9 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.11%) Remedy
10 1 (1.05%) Peregrine
10 1 (1.05%) Google
10 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.05%) SAP
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £156.10 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Pension + FLexi Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £18,500 plus Health, Pension, Dental and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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