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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 823 662 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.12% 12.41% 11.71%
As % of the Applications category 67.46% 69.68% 70.25%
Number of salaries quoted 626 539 566
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £46,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1220 950 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.49% 17.81% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 944 779 814
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -3 585 £32,500 - 71
South Yorkshire +4 129 £35,000 +7.69% 28
North Yorkshire -3 83 £35,000 +9.37% 16
East Yorkshire +4 16 £28,500 +3.63% 2
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1187 (76.33%) Microsoft
2 632 (40.64%) Windows
3 493 (31.70%) SQL Server
4 451 (29.00%) SQL
5 415 (26.69%) Active Directory
6 326 (20.96%) VMware
7 324 (20.84%) MS Office
8 264 (16.98%) Finance
9 262 (16.85%) .NET
10 252 (16.21%) ITIL
11 241 (15.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 230 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 215 (13.83%) MS Exchange
14 205 (13.18%) Citrix
15 199 (12.80%) C#
16 184 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
17 180 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
18 177 (11.38%) T-SQL
19 170 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
20 168 (10.80%) SharePoint
21 167 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
22 164 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 159 (10.23%) Cisco
24 152 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 150 (9.65%) Project Management
26 148 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
27 143 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
28 137 (8.81%) Degree
28 137 (8.81%) SAN
29 136 (8.75%) ASP.NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 215 (13.83%) MS Exchange
2 168 (10.80%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.99%) Apache
4 53 (3.41%) Lync
5 52 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 43 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 42 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 41 (2.64%) IIS
9 28 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
10 26 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 23 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (1.22%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (0.84%) NServiceBus
15 12 (0.77%) SAS
16 11 (0.71%) CMS
17 10 (0.64%) IBM Notes
18 8 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
19 7 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 324 (20.84%) MS Office
2 94 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 78 (5.02%) MS Visio
4 36 (2.32%) MS Project
5 14 (0.90%) PowerPivot
6 12 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.19%) SPSS
9 1 (0.064%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.064%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (0.32%) Agresso
5 5 (0.32%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.19%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.19%) Line 500
7 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.13%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.13%) Magento
7 2 (0.13%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.13%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 2 (0.13%) FRx
7 2 (0.13%) Line 50
8 1 (0.064%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.064%) assyst
8 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.64%) Office 365
2 25 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.03%) SaaS
4 9 (0.58%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.81%) SAN
2 118 (7.59%) DNS
3 103 (6.62%) TCP/IP
4 96 (6.17%) Internet
5 80 (5.14%) LAN
6 78 (5.02%) Firewall
7 71 (4.57%) WAN
7 71 (4.57%) DHCP
8 50 (3.22%) VPN
9 47 (3.02%) Wireless
10 33 (2.12%) Intranet
11 32 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
12 28 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (1.41%) Unified Communications
13 22 (1.41%) VoIP
14 19 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
15 18 (1.16%) FTP
16 16 (1.03%) OSPF
16 16 (1.03%) BGP
17 15 (0.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 493 (31.70%) SQL Server
2 164 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 152 (9.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 143 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 104 (6.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 85 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
7 77 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 74 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 58 (3.73%) Oracle Database
10 49 (3.15%) MySQL
11 44 (2.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 39 (2.51%) Relational Database
13 30 (1.93%) OLAP
14 29 (1.86%) MS Access
15 24 (1.54%) Informix
15 24 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
16 22 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (1.41%) Riak
17 19 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
18 16 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 88 (5.66%) Visual Studio
1 88 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (1.22%) Selenium
3 17 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 17 (1.09%) JIRA
4 15 (0.96%) JMeter
5 14 (0.90%) Subversion
6 13 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (0.84%) SpecFlow
7 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (0.64%) NeoLoad
8 10 (0.64%) WebLOAD
9 8 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (0.51%) ReSharper
9 8 (0.51%) NUnit
10 7 (0.45%) CruiseControl
10 7 (0.45%) Hudson
10 7 (0.45%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.39%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.32%) eggPlant
General
1 264 (16.98%) Finance
2 69 (4.44%) Legal
3 57 (3.67%) Retail
4 29 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 28 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 26 (1.67%) Advertising
6 26 (1.67%) Banking
7 19 (1.22%) Retail Banking
8 17 (1.09%) Law
9 15 (0.96%) Marketing
10 6 (0.39%) Military
10 6 (0.39%) Back Office
11 4 (0.26%) Electronics
11 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.26%) Games
11 4 (0.26%) Billing
12 3 (0.19%) Front Office
12 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.13%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 430 (27.65%) Analyst
2 257 (16.53%) Developer
3 169 (10.87%) Support Analyst
4 96 (6.17%) Support Engineer
5 95 (6.11%) Consultant
6 81 (5.21%) Service Analyst
7 73 (4.69%) .NET Developer
8 61 (3.92%) Administrator
8 61 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 61 (3.92%) DBA
9 59 (3.79%) IT Support
10 57 (3.67%) Architect
10 57 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
11 56 (3.60%) Team Leader
12 53 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
13 49 (3.15%) Technical Analyst
13 49 (3.15%) Technical Support
14 48 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
14 48 (3.09%) Business Analyst
15 46 (2.96%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (16.85%) .NET
2 136 (8.75%) ASP.NET
3 98 (6.30%) HTML
4 82 (5.27%) XML
5 73 (4.69%) CSS
6 60 (3.86%) .NET Framework
7 58 (3.73%) Web Services
8 55 (3.54%) WCF
9 53 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (1.99%) Application Packaging
11 29 (1.86%) WinForms
12 26 (1.67%) jQuery
13 22 (1.41%) WPF
14 19 (1.22%) COM
15 18 (1.16%) Ajax
16 17 (1.09%) SOAP
16 17 (1.09%) HTML5
17 16 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 14 (0.90%) JSON
19 11 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 167 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 50 (3.22%) Clustering
4 47 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 39 (2.51%) NHS
6 32 (2.06%) N-Tier
7 25 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.54%) PMI
9 18 (1.16%) Replication
9 18 (1.16%) Statistics
10 17 (1.09%) DTV
10 17 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.09%) User Experience
11 12 (0.77%) Open Source
11 12 (0.77%) Computer Science
12 10 (0.64%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.51%) CMDB
13 8 (0.51%) Wiki
13 8 (0.51%) PDA
13 8 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 632 (40.64%) Windows
2 241 (15.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 184 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 132 (8.49%) Windows 7
5 124 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 114 (7.33%) Linux
7 102 (6.56%) Windows XP
8 81 (5.21%) UNIX
9 67 (4.31%) Windows 8
10 37 (2.38%) Android
11 26 (1.67%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.84%) Windows Vista
13 12 (0.77%) CentOS
14 10 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.58%) SUSE
16 8 (0.51%) AIX
17 7 (0.45%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.45%) Fedora
18 6 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (16.21%) ITIL
2 170 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (9.65%) Project Management
4 148 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 96 (6.17%) E-Commerce
6 90 (5.79%) MVC
7 80 (5.14%) Business Analysis
8 73 (4.69%) Data Management
8 73 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 70 (4.50%) Service Delivery
10 69 (4.44%) Change Management
11 63 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 60 (3.86%) ETL
12 60 (3.86%) Incident Management
13 57 (3.67%) CRM
14 53 (3.41%) Time Management
15 52 (3.34%) PRINCE2
16 49 (3.15%) Software Engineering
16 49 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
17 42 (2.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 451 (29.00%) SQL
2 199 (12.80%) C#
3 177 (11.38%) T-SQL
4 76 (4.89%) JavaScript
5 52 (3.34%) VBA
6 42 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 42 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 35 (2.25%) Java
8 30 (1.93%) PHP
9 28 (1.80%) VB
10 22 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 15 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 12 (0.77%) Perl
13 10 (0.64%) C
13 10 (0.64%) C++
14 7 (0.45%) Delphi
14 7 (0.45%) VBScript
15 6 (0.39%) VB6
16 3 (0.19%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 180 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 137 (8.81%) Degree
3 134 (8.62%) MCSE
4 72 (4.63%) MCSA
5 64 (4.12%) MCITP
6 62 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (3.34%) CCNA
7 52 (3.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 49 (3.15%) MCP
9 48 (3.09%) CCNP
10 32 (2.06%) ISEB
11 29 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
12 28 (1.80%) PMI Certification
13 23 (1.48%) CCA
14 22 (1.41%) Security Cleared
15 17 (1.09%) CCSE
15 17 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 16 (1.03%) MCAD
17 15 (0.96%) RHCE
17 15 (0.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (6.75%) SLA
2 45 (2.89%) QA
3 15 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.51%) HL7
7 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.26%) Basel II
9 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.064%) COBIT
System Software
1 415 (26.69%) Active Directory
2 230 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (7.20%) Hyper-V
4 64 (4.12%) XenApp
5 51 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 47 (3.02%) vSphere
7 38 (2.44%) XenDesktop
8 25 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (1.16%) XenServer
10 6 (0.39%) NDS
11 5 (0.32%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.13%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.13%) vCloud
15 1 (0.064%) Xen
15 1 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.064%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 108 (6.95%) SCCM
2 38 (2.44%) SCOM
3 14 (0.90%) SCVMM
3 14 (0.90%) Backup Exec
4 13 (0.84%) Oracle EDQ
5 12 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.71%) XenMobile
7 10 (0.64%) Foglight
8 9 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.58%) Puppet
9 8 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.45%) Sysprep
10 7 (0.45%) WSUS
11 6 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (0.39%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.26%) WMI
12 4 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 4 (0.26%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.19%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 1187 (76.33%) Microsoft
2 326 (20.96%) VMware
3 205 (13.18%) Citrix
4 159 (10.23%) Cisco
5 102 (6.56%) Oracle
6 78 (5.02%) HP
7 54 (3.47%) NetApp
8 34 (2.19%) Symantec
9 32 (2.06%) Red Hat
10 30 (1.93%) CheckPoint
11 26 (1.67%) Sage
12 23 (1.48%) Dell
13 22 (1.41%) EnterpriseDB
14 20 (1.29%) EMC
15 19 (1.22%) IBM
15 19 (1.22%) Apple
16 15 (0.96%) Veritas
16 15 (0.96%) Riverbed
17 14 (0.90%) Siebel
18 13 (0.84%) Pegasus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000 per annum + car allowance, pension..
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago