The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
North West / Cheshire
Rank 26 21 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 82 123 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.68% 9.46% 13.43%
As % of the Applications category 64.57% 62.44% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 68 107 187
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 127 197 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 11.89% 15.15% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 95 157 276
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £19,999
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Cheshire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Cheshire

MS 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 MS Excel within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 28 £35,000 +34.61% 7
Wilmslow -7 17 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Chester +6 5 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Runcorn - 5 £19,000 - 2
Crewe -5 4 £33,250 +38.54%
Knutsford -1 3 £22,500 -28.57% 1
Macclesfield -1 3 £45,000 - 1
Congleton - 2 £17,000 - 1
Northwich -1 1 £19,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £55,000 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 157 (75.48%) Microsoft
2 78 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 75 (36.06%) Finance
4 71 (34.13%) SQL
5 65 (31.25%) Windows
6 63 (30.29%) .NET
7 54 (25.96%) C#
8 49 (23.56%) MS Office
9 45 (21.63%) ITIL
10 34 (16.35%) Active Directory
10 34 (16.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (15.87%) MVC
12 32 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (14.90%) ASP.NET
14 29 (13.94%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (12.98%) jQuery
16 26 (12.50%) HTML
17 25 (12.02%) CSS
17 25 (12.02%) XML
17 25 (12.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 23 (11.06%) .NET Framework
19 22 (10.58%) WCF
19 22 (10.58%) SLA
20 21 (10.10%) VMware
20 21 (10.10%) Web Development
20 21 (10.10%) Entity Framework
21 20 (9.62%) JSON
21 20 (9.62%) Integration Testing
21 20 (9.62%) Service Delivery

MS Excel
Top Related 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 16 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.73%) IIS
2 14 (6.73%) NServiceBus
3 13 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.37%) Apache
4 7 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.40%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.44%) CMS
6 3 (1.44%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.96%) SAS
7 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 49 (23.56%) MS Office
2 4 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.44%) MS Project
3 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) SPSS
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.48%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.92%) Line 50
2 4 (1.92%) Sage X3
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.96%) FastStats
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.65%) Office 365
2 10 (4.81%) SaaS
3 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.92%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.33%) Intranet
2 8 (3.85%) HTTP
3 7 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.37%) VoIP
4 6 (2.88%) SAN
4 6 (2.88%) VPN
5 5 (2.40%) Firewall
5 5 (2.40%) LAN
5 5 (2.40%) WAN
6 4 (1.92%) DNS
6 4 (1.92%) Skype
6 4 (1.92%) Wireless
7 3 (1.44%) FTP
7 3 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.96%) DHCP
8 2 (0.96%) Internet
8 2 (0.96%) VLAN
9 1 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (12.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (6.73%) MySQL
6 8 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.37%) Power BI
8 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.92%) MS Access
10 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.44%) Big Data
11 3 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.44%) QlikView
12 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.96%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 29 (13.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (8.65%) Visual Studio
3 16 (7.69%) Selenium
4 14 (6.73%) FxCop
4 14 (6.73%) SpecFlow
4 14 (6.73%) StyleCop
5 7 (3.37%) JIRA
6 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.48%) Moq
7 1 (0.48%) MSI
7 1 (0.48%) NUnit
7 1 (0.48%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.48%) Subversion
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (36.06%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Banking
3 7 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.40%) Retail
5 4 (1.92%) Billing
6 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.44%) Marketing
6 3 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (27.40%) Analyst
2 40 (19.23%) Developer
3 19 (9.13%) .NET Developer
4 18 (8.65%) SQL Analyst
5 14 (6.73%) Data Analyst
6 13 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 12 (5.77%) Help Desk Support
7 12 (5.77%) IT Support
7 12 (5.77%) SQL Data Analyst
7 12 (5.77%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.29%) 1st Line Support
8 11 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 11 (5.29%) Technical Analyst
9 10 (4.81%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 10 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (4.81%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (4.81%) SQL DBA
9 10 (4.81%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (30.29%) .NET
2 31 (14.90%) ASP.NET
3 27 (12.98%) jQuery
4 26 (12.50%) HTML
5 25 (12.02%) CSS
5 25 (12.02%) XML
6 23 (11.06%) .NET Framework
7 22 (10.58%) WCF
8 21 (10.10%) Entity Framework
9 20 (9.62%) JSON
10 19 (9.13%) AngularJS
11 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (7.69%) HTML5
11 16 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (7.21%) NHibernate
13 14 (6.73%) Castle Windsor
13 14 (6.73%) CSS3
13 14 (6.73%) SignalR
13 14 (6.73%) WebSockets
14 12 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.69%) iPad
2 16 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.69%) User Experience
3 13 (6.25%) PMI
4 10 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.40%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.40%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.92%) Clustering
7 4 (1.92%) Replication
8 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.48%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (31.25%) Windows
2 18 (8.65%) Windows Server
3 13 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 13 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 13 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.77%) Linux
5 9 (4.33%) Android
5 9 (4.33%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.88%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.40%) CentOS
7 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.44%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.63%) ITIL
2 33 (15.87%) MVC
3 31 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (10.10%) Web Development
5 20 (9.62%) ETL
5 20 (9.62%) Integration Testing
5 20 (9.62%) Service Delivery
6 19 (9.13%) Scrum
7 17 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (8.17%) TDD
8 16 (7.69%) Change Control
8 16 (7.69%) Service Design
9 15 (7.21%) CRM
9 15 (7.21%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (7.21%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (5.77%) Data Analysis
11 12 (5.77%) Project Management
12 11 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (34.13%) SQL
2 54 (25.96%) C#
3 19 (9.13%) T-SQL
4 17 (8.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 10 (4.81%) Python
7 9 (4.33%) C
8 7 (3.37%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.37%) Java
8 7 (3.37%) PHP
9 6 (2.88%) VBA
10 5 (2.40%) VB
11 3 (1.44%) R
11 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.96%) Perl
12 2 (0.96%) VBScript
12 2 (0.96%) XAML
13 1 (0.48%) C++
13 1 (0.48%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (8.17%) SC Cleared
1 17 (8.17%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (6.73%) PMI Certification
4 13 (6.25%) Degree
5 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.40%) MCP
7 3 (1.44%) MCDBA
7 3 (1.44%) MCITP
7 3 (1.44%) MCTS
8 2 (0.96%) CISA
8 2 (0.96%) CISSP
8 2 (0.96%) MCSA
8 2 (0.96%) MCSE
8 2 (0.96%) NCDA
8 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.48%) CCNA
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.48%) ISEB
9 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.58%) SLA
2 10 (4.81%) QA
3 3 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) EMIR
4 1 (0.48%) MiFID
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (16.35%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.40%) XenApp
5 4 (1.92%) vSphere
6 3 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.96%) Firmware
7 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.40%) SCCM
2 4 (1.92%) PaperCut
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.48%) Puppet
5 1 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 157 (75.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.10%) VMware
3 13 (6.25%) Oracle
4 11 (5.29%) Cisco
4 11 (5.29%) Citrix
5 10 (4.81%) Tableau
6 7 (3.37%) Sage
7 4 (1.92%) Cognos
7 4 (1.92%) IBM
7 4 (1.92%) Siemens
8 3 (1.44%) Apple
8 3 (1.44%) EMC
8 3 (1.44%) HP
8 3 (1.44%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.44%) Lotus
8 3 (1.44%) NetApp
8 3 (1.44%) Netezza
8 3 (1.44%) SonicWALL
9 2 (0.96%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.96%) Talend
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Posted: Yesterday
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