The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 883 780 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.88% 13.09% 10.15%
As % of the Applications category 68.24% 73.52% 66.56%
Number of salaries quoted 657 610 524
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,950 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
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 Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1294 1061 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.40% 17.81% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 853 794
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
West Yorkshire -2 604 £35,000 +7.69% 85
South Yorkshire +1 136 £37,000 - 19
North Yorkshire +6 98 £32,500 - 22
East Yorkshire +11 25 £24,000 -12.72% 4
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1238 (74.80%) Microsoft
2 641 (38.73%) Windows
3 550 (33.23%) SQL
4 546 (32.99%) SQL Server
5 385 (23.26%) Active Directory
6 345 (20.85%) VMware
7 306 (18.49%) MS Office
8 296 (17.89%) Finance
9 293 (17.70%) ITIL
10 263 (15.89%) .NET
11 234 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 230 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 219 (13.23%) Citrix
14 215 (12.99%) C#
15 208 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
16 202 (12.21%) MS Exchange
17 194 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
18 191 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 190 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 182 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
21 179 (10.82%) SharePoint
21 179 (10.82%) T-SQL
22 177 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
23 174 (10.51%) SAN
24 170 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
25 153 (9.24%) Windows 7
26 152 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
27 151 (9.12%) Project Management
27 151 (9.12%) ASP.NET
27 151 (9.12%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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
1 202 (12.21%) MS Exchange
2 179 (10.82%) SharePoint
3 58 (3.50%) Apache
4 51 (3.08%) IIS
5 47 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 43 (2.60%) Lync
7 38 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 36 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 23 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (0.97%) SAS
14 12 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.54%) NServiceBus
16 5 (0.30%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.30%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.24%) CMS
17 4 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 306 (18.49%) MS Office
2 118 (7.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 90 (5.44%) MS Visio
4 44 (2.66%) MS Project
5 17 (1.03%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.12%) SPSS
9 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.060%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.060%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 78 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.48%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 5 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.18%) Line 500
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.18%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.12%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.060%) assyst
10 1 (0.060%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.93%) Office 365
2 22 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.09%) SaaS
4 14 (0.85%) Google Apps
5 7 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.060%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.060%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 174 (10.51%) SAN
2 148 (8.94%) DNS
3 105 (6.34%) LAN
4 98 (5.92%) WAN
4 98 (5.92%) DHCP
5 95 (5.74%) Internet
6 84 (5.08%) Firewall
7 78 (4.71%) TCP/IP
8 76 (4.59%) Wireless
9 41 (2.48%) Intranet
10 39 (2.36%) VPN
11 31 (1.87%) VoIP
12 28 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (1.15%) FTP
14 17 (1.03%) DMZ
14 17 (1.03%) Cisco PIX
15 16 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (0.85%) NAS
17 13 (0.79%) NetScaler
18 11 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (32.99%) SQL Server
2 191 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 190 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 170 (10.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 121 (7.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 91 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
6 91 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 80 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 63 (3.81%) MySQL
9 53 (3.20%) Oracle Database
10 40 (2.42%) MS Access
11 36 (2.18%) Relational Database
12 32 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 29 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
14 25 (1.51%) Informix
15 23 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
16 22 (1.33%) OLAP
17 20 (1.21%) Riak
18 17 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
19 16 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 111 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 99 (5.98%) Visual Studio
3 27 (1.63%) Selenium
4 22 (1.33%) JIRA
5 21 (1.27%) JMeter
6 17 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 16 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (0.91%) ReSharper
8 15 (0.91%) eggPlant
9 12 (0.73%) SoapUI
10 11 (0.66%) SpecFlow
10 11 (0.66%) Moq
11 8 (0.48%) Subversion
12 7 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.36%) NeoLoad
13 6 (0.36%) WebLOAD
13 6 (0.36%) Toad
14 5 (0.30%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.18%) MSTest
General
1 296 (17.89%) Finance
2 97 (5.86%) Retail
3 82 (4.95%) Legal
4 47 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 38 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 32 (1.93%) Marketing
7 29 (1.75%) Advertising
8 25 (1.51%) Banking
9 14 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 14 (0.85%) Law
10 13 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.60%) Military
12 6 (0.36%) Back Office
12 6 (0.36%) Electronics
13 5 (0.30%) Billing
14 4 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.18%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.18%) Front Office
15 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.060%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 503 (30.39%) Analyst
2 275 (16.62%) Developer
3 183 (11.06%) Support Analyst
4 95 (5.74%) Consultant
5 92 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 88 (5.32%) Support Engineer
7 86 (5.20%) .NET Developer
8 78 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
9 75 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 72 (4.35%) Business Analyst
11 68 (4.11%) Architect
12 67 (4.05%) IT Support
13 59 (3.56%) DBA
14 57 (3.44%) Applications Support
15 51 (3.08%) Administrator
15 51 (3.08%) Team Leader
16 50 (3.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 49 (2.96%) 3rd Line Support
18 47 (2.84%) Service Desk Analyst
19 46 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (15.89%) .NET
2 151 (9.12%) ASP.NET
3 101 (6.10%) HTML
4 98 (5.92%) XML
5 70 (4.23%) .NET Framework
6 69 (4.17%) CSS
7 68 (4.11%) WCF
8 55 (3.32%) Web Services
9 44 (2.66%) jQuery
10 43 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (2.54%) WinForms
12 33 (1.99%) WPF
13 26 (1.57%) Ajax
14 25 (1.51%) HTML5
15 23 (1.39%) CSS3
16 20 (1.21%) MDX
17 18 (1.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (1.09%) REST
17 18 (1.09%) Application Packaging
18 16 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 182 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (7.85%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.14%) Blackberry
4 49 (2.96%) NHS
5 41 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.05%) Replication
7 32 (1.93%) Clustering
8 28 (1.69%) N-Tier
9 27 (1.63%) Statistics
9 27 (1.63%) User Experience
10 21 (1.27%) Data Integration
11 20 (1.21%) PMI
12 17 (1.03%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.85%) Computer Science
14 11 (0.66%) CMDB
14 11 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.60%) Wiki
15 10 (0.60%) Visualisation
16 9 (0.54%) PKI
17 7 (0.42%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 641 (38.73%) Windows
2 234 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 177 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 153 (9.24%) Windows 7
5 143 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 121 (7.31%) Windows XP
7 98 (5.92%) UNIX
8 92 (5.56%) Linux
9 76 (4.59%) Windows 8
10 37 (2.24%) Apple iOS
11 34 (2.05%) Android
12 19 (1.15%) Windows Vista
13 10 (0.60%) AIX
13 10 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.36%) Solaris
14 6 (0.36%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.30%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.24%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.24%) HPUX
16 4 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (17.70%) ITIL
2 208 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
4 151 (9.12%) Project Management
5 122 (7.37%) CRM
6 113 (6.83%) Service Delivery
7 99 (5.98%) E-Commerce
8 88 (5.32%) MVC
9 80 (4.83%) Data Management
10 79 (4.77%) Business Analysis
11 78 (4.71%) ETL
12 69 (4.17%) Incident Management
13 67 (4.05%) PRINCE2
13 67 (4.05%) Change Management
14 66 (3.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 65 (3.93%) ERP
16 63 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
17 61 (3.69%) Mentoring
18 57 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
19 54 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 550 (33.23%) SQL
2 215 (12.99%) C#
3 179 (10.82%) T-SQL
4 90 (5.44%) VBA
5 85 (5.14%) JavaScript
6 49 (2.96%) VB
7 35 (2.11%) VB.NET
8 32 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 27 (1.63%) PL/SQL
10 24 (1.45%) C
11 23 (1.39%) Java
11 23 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 19 (1.15%) PHP
13 13 (0.79%) VBScript
14 12 (0.73%) C++
15 8 (0.48%) VB6
16 6 (0.36%) ABAP
17 5 (0.30%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.18%) R
19 2 (0.12%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 152 (9.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 151 (9.12%) Degree
3 116 (7.01%) MCSE
4 67 (4.05%) MCSA
4 67 (4.05%) MCITP
5 49 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (2.54%) MCP
8 37 (2.24%) ISEB
9 36 (2.18%) CCNP
10 35 (2.11%) Security Cleared
11 32 (1.93%) CCNA
11 32 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
12 24 (1.45%) CCA
12 24 (1.45%) PMI Certification
13 21 (1.27%) SC Cleared
14 19 (1.15%) ISTQB
15 17 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 16 (0.97%) ACCA
16 16 (0.97%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.92%) SLA
2 72 (4.35%) QA
3 14 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.30%) HL7
7 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.060%) Basel II
System Software
1 385 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 230 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (6.77%) Hyper-V
4 67 (4.05%) XenApp
5 48 (2.90%) vSphere
6 40 (2.42%) XenDesktop
7 37 (2.24%) VMware ESX
8 28 (1.69%) XenServer
9 27 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.48%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.18%) UAG
13 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.060%) Squid
14 1 (0.060%) Xen
14 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.060%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 73 (4.41%) SCCM
2 29 (1.75%) SCOM
3 17 (1.03%) Backup Exec
4 16 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.73%) WSUS
6 10 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (0.60%) XenMobile
6 10 (0.60%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.54%) SCDPM
7 9 (0.54%) Puppet
8 8 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.42%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
10 6 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.30%) Sysprep
12 3 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.18%) PureDisk
12 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1238 (74.80%) Microsoft
2 345 (20.85%) VMware
3 219 (13.23%) Citrix
4 143 (8.64%) Cisco
5 112 (6.77%) Oracle
6 93 (5.62%) HP
7 42 (2.54%) NetApp
8 39 (2.36%) Symantec
9 33 (1.99%) Apple
10 26 (1.57%) Dell
10 26 (1.57%) Google
11 21 (1.27%) CheckPoint
11 21 (1.27%) EMC
11 21 (1.27%) Riverbed
12 20 (1.21%) EnterpriseDB
13 19 (1.15%) Veeam
13 19 (1.15%) SolarWinds
13 19 (1.15%) IBM
13 19 (1.15%) Sage
14 15 (0.91%) SAP
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits + On-call
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: £ Competitive Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
XCM Rock
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday