The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 19 19 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 17 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.56% 9.01% 7.46%
As % of the Applications category 80.95% 66.67% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 5
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.37% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £34,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +4.28% -1.40%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 21 15 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 9.33% 13.51% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 5
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing MS Excel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Belfast

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Belfast

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Belfast over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Belfast

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Presales
3 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (30.30%) UML
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
3 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) Open Source
4 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (21.21%) Forcepoint
6 7 (21.21%) MCSA
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (18.18%) IBM
7 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (18.18%) Replication
7 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (15.15%) XenApp
8 5 (15.15%) XenServer
8 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Prime Brokerage
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Architect
1 10 (30.30%) Technical Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
1 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Replication
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.09%) SWIFT
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) CMDB
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Presales
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Infrastructure Management
2 10 (30.30%) Open Source
2 10 (30.30%) TOGAF
2 10 (30.30%) UML
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Use Case
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (3.03%) Scorecard
6 1 (3.03%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (21.21%) MCSA
4 3 (9.09%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) MCDST
5 2 (6.06%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) CISA
6 1 (3.03%) CISM
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) CRISC
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) XenApp
2 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
2 5 (15.15%) XenServer
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (6.06%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (6.06%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco
2 7 (21.21%) Forcepoint
3 6 (18.18%) IBM
3 6 (18.18%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Sophos
4 5 (15.15%) Veeam
5 2 (6.06%) Apple
5 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy
5 2 (6.06%) Reuters
5 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.03%) Draytek
6 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Snow
6 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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