Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 35 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 143 135 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.73% 5.99% 3.84%
As % of the Applications category 47.19% 53.78% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 105 90 73
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,125 £19,950
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
North West median annual salary £33,325 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +0.98% +4.76% -3.08%

Microsoft Excel is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 303 251 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.03% 11.14% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 209 194 272
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £19,400 £18,750 £18,525
90th Percentile £52,750 £45,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year -0.76% +0.77% +1.56%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Cheshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Cheshire

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Cheshire

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -9 36 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Knutsford -42 23 £48,750 -11.36%
Runcorn +10 14 £25,000 -
Wilmslow +17 10 £32,913 +4.48% 1
Chester -1 9 £42,500 +30.77%
Macclesfield +6 6 £38,750 +29.17% 1
Northwich +2 1 £30,000 +25.00%
Crewe -1 1 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Alderley Edge -9 1 - -
Middlewich - 1 £22,000 -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 57 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 56 (39.16%) Finance
3 50 (34.97%) SQL
4 45 (31.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 37 (25.87%) Microsoft Office
6 35 (24.48%) Windows
7 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
8 30 (20.98%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (19.58%) ITIL
11 27 (18.88%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 25 (17.48%) Tableau
14 22 (15.38%) Banking
14 22 (15.38%) Degree
14 22 (15.38%) Computer Science
14 22 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 20 (13.99%) Unix
15 20 (13.99%) QlikView
16 19 (13.29%) Power BI
17 18 (12.59%) PMO
17 18 (12.59%) Analytics
17 18 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (11.89%) Business Analysis
18 17 (11.89%) MS Access
18 17 (11.89%) Oracle
18 17 (11.89%) Microsoft Project
19 16 (11.19%) MS Visio
19 16 (11.19%) Middleware
19 16 (11.19%) Ganglia

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 15 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.10%) SAS
3 2 (1.40%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.70%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.70%) JBoss
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (31.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 37 (25.87%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (11.89%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (11.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Sage CRM
1 7 (4.90%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.10%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.70%) HFM
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.19%) OpenShift
3 5 (3.50%) Office 365
4 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.40%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Firewall
2 2 (1.40%) DHCP
2 2 (1.40%) DNS
2 2 (1.40%) LAN
2 2 (1.40%) Skype
2 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.40%) VPN
2 2 (1.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (13.99%) QlikView
4 19 (13.29%) Power BI
5 17 (11.89%) MS Access
6 11 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.80%) MySQL
11 2 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (1.40%) QualityStage
12 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.70%) GIS
12 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 22 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (39.16%) Finance
2 22 (15.38%) Banking
3 7 (4.90%) Advertising
4 6 (4.20%) Law
5 4 (2.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Legal
6 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.40%) Back Office
7 2 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Front Office
8 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (53.15%) Analyst
2 21 (14.69%) Data Analyst
3 14 (9.79%) Developer
4 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
5 11 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
6 9 (6.29%) Service Manager
6 9 (6.29%) Service Support Manager
6 9 (6.29%) Support Manager
7 8 (5.59%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Business Manager
8 7 (4.90%) CRM Manager
8 7 (4.90%) Implementation Manager
8 7 (4.90%) SAP SD Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) SQL BI Developer
9 6 (4.20%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Excel Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) Middleware
2 7 (4.90%) EDI
3 2 (1.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.40%) CSS
3 2 (1.40%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.70%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.39%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.10%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Social Media
6 1 (0.70%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.70%) Derivative
6 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.48%) Windows
2 20 (13.99%) Unix
3 13 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.50%) Linux
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (19.58%) ITIL
3 27 (18.88%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (12.59%) Analytics
5 17 (11.89%) Business Analysis
6 16 (11.19%) Data Extraction
7 14 (9.79%) Project Management
8 13 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 13 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (8.39%) ETL
9 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (7.69%) ERP
10 11 (7.69%) Migration
11 10 (6.99%) Resource Management
12 9 (6.29%) Change Management
12 9 (6.29%) Mathematics
12 9 (6.29%) Performance Management
12 9 (6.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.97%) SQL
2 15 (10.49%) VBA
3 9 (6.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.10%) C#
5 2 (1.40%) C
5 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.40%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.70%) Perl
6 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Degree
2 11 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.80%) MCP
4 3 (2.10%) MCSA
4 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.40%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.40%) ACCA
5 2 (1.40%) CIMA
5 2 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.70%) CISA
6 1 (0.70%) CISSP
6 1 (0.70%) ICAEW
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) MCSE
6 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) PMO
2 9 (6.29%) SLA
3 3 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.40%) GDPR
4 2 (1.40%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.70%) EMIR
5 1 (0.70%) MiFID
5 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (11.19%) Ganglia
2 2 (1.40%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.70%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.48%) Tableau
3 17 (11.89%) Oracle
4 14 (9.79%) Teradata
5 13 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 11 (7.69%) Sage
7 10 (6.99%) SAP
8 3 (2.10%) Informatica
8 3 (2.10%) Trillium
9 2 (1.40%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.40%) Cisco
9 2 (1.40%) Citrix
9 2 (1.40%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.40%) Datanomic
9 2 (1.40%) GoldenSource
9 2 (1.40%) Google
9 2 (1.40%) IBM
9 2 (1.40%) NETGEAR
10 1 (0.70%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.70%) Splunk