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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 782 743 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.30% 11.31% 11.49%
As % of the Applications category 66.27% 68.80% 69.85%
Number of salaries quoted 597 594 581
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
1180 1080 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.05% 16.44% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 920 872 838
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
West Yorkshire +3 587 £35,000 +2.94% 98
South Yorkshire -2 90 £32,500 -18.75% 19
North Yorkshire -6 86 £40,000 +14.28% 17
East Yorkshire +6 13 £25,750 +28.75% 1
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 1241 (75.72%) Microsoft
2 624 (38.07%) Windows
3 599 (36.55%) SQL
4 555 (33.86%) SQL Server
5 338 (20.62%) Active Directory
6 314 (19.16%) Finance
7 304 (18.55%) VMware
8 288 (17.57%) .NET
9 277 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
10 267 (16.29%) MS Office
11 262 (15.99%) ITIL
12 241 (14.70%) C#
13 237 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
14 229 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 219 (13.36%) Citrix
16 199 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
17 197 (12.02%) MS Exchange
18 187 (11.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 185 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
20 184 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 178 (10.86%) T-SQL
22 177 (10.80%) SAN
23 172 (10.49%) ASP.NET
24 171 (10.43%) Project Management
25 167 (10.19%) SharePoint
26 162 (9.88%) Windows 7
27 161 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
28 160 (9.76%) Retail
29 159 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
30 145 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
1 197 (12.02%) MS Exchange
2 167 (10.19%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 49 (2.99%) IIS
4 49 (2.99%) Apache
5 44 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 37 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (2.01%) Lync
9 25 (1.53%) SAS
10 21 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.31%) CMS
15 4 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.24%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.24%) NServiceBus
15 4 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 267 (16.29%) MS Office
2 121 (7.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 105 (6.41%) MS Visio
4 73 (4.45%) MS Project
5 17 (1.04%) PowerPivot
6 8 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.31%) SPSS
8 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 90 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (2.81%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (0.85%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.49%) Sage 200
5 8 (0.49%) SAP Business One
5 8 (0.49%) Pegasus Opera
5 8 (0.49%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.18%) Sage 50
10 2 (0.12%) Sentinel
11 1 (0.061%) Hyperion Enterprise
11 1 (0.061%) assyst
11 1 (0.061%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.71%) Office 365
2 26 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.92%) Amazon S3
4 11 (0.67%) SaaS
5 10 (0.61%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.061%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.061%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (10.80%) SAN
2 138 (8.42%) DNS
3 105 (6.41%) DHCP
4 100 (6.10%) Internet
5 93 (5.67%) LAN
6 91 (5.55%) WAN
7 85 (5.19%) Wireless
8 79 (4.82%) TCP/IP
9 64 (3.90%) Firewall
10 44 (2.68%) Intranet
11 43 (2.62%) VoIP
12 34 (2.07%) VPN
13 20 (1.22%) NAS
14 15 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (0.92%) FTP
15 12 (0.73%) VLAN
16 10 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (0.55%) DMZ
18 8 (0.49%) HTTP
18 8 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (33.86%) SQL Server
2 187 (11.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 184 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 159 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 96 (5.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 79 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
8 77 (4.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 48 (2.93%) Big Data
10 45 (2.75%) MS Access
11 41 (2.50%) MySQL
12 31 (1.89%) Data Mining
13 30 (1.83%) Relational Database
14 29 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 27 (1.65%) Oracle Database
16 21 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
18 17 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
19 16 (0.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 134 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 77 (4.70%) Visual Studio
3 44 (2.68%) SoapUI
4 42 (2.56%) Moq
4 42 (2.56%) ReSharper
5 29 (1.77%) Selenium
5 29 (1.77%) JMeter
6 28 (1.71%) JIRA
7 24 (1.46%) eggPlant
7 24 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
8 23 (1.40%) NUnit
9 16 (0.98%) Subversion
9 16 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (0.98%) SpecFlow
10 12 (0.73%) FitNesse
10 12 (0.73%) JUnit
11 11 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.31%) NeoLoad
13 5 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 314 (19.16%) Finance
2 160 (9.76%) Retail
3 77 (4.70%) Legal
4 51 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 42 (2.56%) Marketing
6 40 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 39 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 23 (1.40%) Banking
9 22 (1.34%) Advertising
10 8 (0.49%) Military
11 7 (0.43%) Electronics
11 7 (0.43%) Law
12 5 (0.31%) Back Office
12 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.061%) Local Government
15 1 (0.061%) Billing
15 1 (0.061%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 514 (31.36%) Analyst
2 290 (17.69%) Developer
3 167 (10.19%) Support Analyst
4 87 (5.31%) .NET Developer
5 83 (5.06%) Applications Support
6 81 (4.94%) Service Analyst
6 81 (4.94%) Consultant
7 80 (4.88%) Business Analyst
8 79 (4.82%) Support Engineer
9 77 (4.70%) IT Support
10 68 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
11 60 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 60 (3.66%) Senior Developer
12 58 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 57 (3.48%) Applications Support Analyst
14 54 (3.29%) Team Leader
15 51 (3.11%) Support Technician
15 51 (3.11%) Test Analyst
16 49 (2.99%) Architect
16 49 (2.99%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (17.57%) .NET
2 172 (10.49%) ASP.NET
3 113 (6.89%) XML
4 109 (6.65%) HTML
5 102 (6.22%) .NET Framework
6 67 (4.09%) WCF
7 63 (3.84%) CSS
8 60 (3.66%) Web Services
9 57 (3.48%) WPF
10 55 (3.36%) jQuery
11 53 (3.23%) HTML5
11 53 (3.23%) WinForms
12 38 (2.32%) Ajax
13 36 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (2.07%) CSS3
15 32 (1.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 23 (1.40%) REST
17 22 (1.34%) MDX
18 19 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 185 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (8.85%) Management Information System
3 69 (4.21%) NHS
4 65 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.75%) Blackberry
6 34 (2.07%) Replication
7 32 (1.95%) Statistics
8 27 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 23 (1.40%) User Experience
10 20 (1.22%) Data Integration
11 15 (0.92%) Clustering
11 15 (0.92%) Visualisation
12 13 (0.79%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.67%) FMCG
14 11 (0.67%) Computer Science
14 11 (0.67%) Xbox
15 8 (0.49%) PKI
15 8 (0.49%) PMI
16 6 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 624 (38.07%) Windows
2 229 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 162 (9.88%) Windows 7
4 161 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 145 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 114 (6.96%) Windows XP
7 92 (5.61%) UNIX
8 84 (5.13%) Linux
9 79 (4.82%) Windows 8
10 57 (3.48%) Apple iOS
11 40 (2.44%) Android
12 14 (0.85%) Windows Vista
13 12 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.55%) AIX
15 8 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.31%) Solaris
17 4 (0.24%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.24%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.24%) CentOS
18 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (15.99%) ITIL
3 237 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
4 171 (10.43%) Project Management
5 138 (8.42%) CRM
6 132 (8.05%) Service Delivery
7 89 (5.43%) Analytics
8 82 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 82 (5.00%) MVC
8 82 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 81 (4.94%) E-Commerce
10 77 (4.70%) ERP
11 72 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 68 (4.15%) Data Management
12 68 (4.15%) Scrum
13 66 (4.03%) ETL
14 65 (3.97%) PRINCE2
15 60 (3.66%) Change Management
16 58 (3.54%) OO
17 57 (3.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 599 (36.55%) SQL
2 241 (14.70%) C#
3 178 (10.86%) T-SQL
4 93 (5.67%) VBA
5 79 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 54 (3.29%) VB
7 44 (2.68%) VB.NET
8 39 (2.38%) C
9 34 (2.07%) Java
10 30 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 25 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 24 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 15 (0.92%) PHP
14 13 (0.79%) VBScript
15 10 (0.61%) C++
16 7 (0.43%) VB6
17 6 (0.37%) ABAP
17 6 (0.37%) R
18 4 (0.24%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 129 (7.87%) Degree
2 116 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (5.13%) MCSE
4 69 (4.21%) MCSA
5 48 (2.93%) MCITP
6 45 (2.75%) MCP
7 42 (2.56%) ISEB
8 38 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 34 (2.07%) Security Cleared
10 30 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
11 27 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (1.65%) ISTQB
12 26 (1.59%) SC Cleared
13 23 (1.40%) CCA
14 19 (1.16%) CCNP
15 17 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.73%) ACCA
16 12 (0.73%) CIMA
16 12 (0.73%) CCNA
16 12 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.61%) QA
2 88 (5.37%) SLA
3 12 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.12%) HL7
8 1 (0.061%) Basel II
System Software
1 338 (20.62%) Active Directory
2 199 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (7.81%) Hyper-V
4 72 (4.39%) XenApp
5 47 (2.87%) vSphere
6 39 (2.38%) XenDesktop
7 38 (2.32%) XenServer
8 30 (1.83%) VMware ESX
9 19 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.55%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.18%) UAG
13 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.18%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.061%) Squid
14 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 45 (2.75%) SCCM
2 26 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (1.40%) SCOM
3 23 (1.40%) Backup Exec
4 12 (0.73%) WSUS
4 12 (0.73%) SCDPM
5 11 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (0.43%) Oracle EDQ
6 7 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 7 (0.43%) XenMobile
6 7 (0.43%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.43%) ARCserve
6 7 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 6 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.37%) Puppet
8 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.18%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.18%) PureDisk
10 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.12%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 1241 (75.72%) Microsoft
2 304 (18.55%) VMware
3 219 (13.36%) Citrix
4 112 (6.83%) Cisco
5 106 (6.47%) Oracle
6 94 (5.74%) HP
7 51 (3.11%) Apple
8 34 (2.07%) Symantec
9 31 (1.89%) Dell
10 30 (1.83%) NetApp
11 28 (1.71%) Google
11 28 (1.71%) Riverbed
12 26 (1.59%) Veeam
13 25 (1.53%) SAP
14 20 (1.22%) Sage
15 19 (1.16%) Business Objects
15 19 (1.16%) SolarWinds
16 15 (0.92%) Sybase
16 15 (0.92%) IBM
16 15 (0.92%) CheckPoint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £39000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago