Period
to 18 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 118 83 132
Rank change year-on-year -35 +49 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 56 181 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.82% 3.21% 2.36%
As % of the Applications category 32.37% 43.72% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 158 134
Median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £55,700
North West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +0.72%

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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 173 414 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.63% 7.35% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 143 328 481
Median annual salary £37,300 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.57% -17.65% +34.92%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £36,050 £33,725 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.89% -10.07% +15.38%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Manchester

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Manchester.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Manchester

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Manchester

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 2021. 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
Salford +20 7 £29,000 +5.45%
Oldham +9 4 £32,500 -40.91% 1
Altrincham +7 2 - -
Stockport - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 23 (41.07%) SQL
3 20 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (33.93%) Power BI
4 19 (33.93%) Power Platform
5 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
8 13 (23.21%) Windows
9 12 (21.43%) Finance
9 12 (21.43%) Office 365
9 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (19.64%) Visualisation
10 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (16.07%) Data Lake
12 9 (16.07%) Data Transformation
12 9 (16.07%) Python
13 8 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (14.29%) e-Learning
14 7 (12.50%) Workflow
14 7 (12.50%) Time Management
14 7 (12.50%) Kanban
14 7 (12.50%) Cognos
14 7 (12.50%) ERP
14 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 7 (12.50%) Coaching
14 7 (12.50%) Azure

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Power Platform
2 12 (21.43%) Office 365
3 7 (12.50%) Amazon SageMaker
3 7 (12.50%) Azure
4 2 (3.57%) AWS
4 2 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Wireless
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) Modbus
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) VoIP
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) Power BI
2 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
4 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (16.07%) Data Lake
6 8 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Postman
1 4 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) MSTest
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Data Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Trainer
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Support
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Data Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Support
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Information Officer
6 3 (5.36%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Security Incident Officer
6 3 (5.36%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) ggplot2
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) JSON
2 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) e-Learning
3 7 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.57%) Handset
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.14%) Unix
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) Visualisation
3 10 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (16.07%) Data Transformation
5 7 (12.50%) Coaching
5 7 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
5 7 (12.50%) Data Science
5 7 (12.50%) ERP
5 7 (12.50%) Kanban
5 7 (12.50%) Time Management
5 7 (12.50%) Workflow
6 6 (10.71%) Information Security
6 6 (10.71%) Use Case
7 5 (8.93%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) ETL
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) Python
3 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 7 (12.50%) R
4 3 (5.36%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) U-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.79%) APMP
3 1 (1.79%) HNC
3 1 (1.79%) HND
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Cognos
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
4 2 (3.57%) Intel
4 2 (3.57%) Meraki
4 2 (3.57%) Sage
5 1 (1.79%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.79%) Avaya
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Siemens
5 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk
5 1 (1.79%) VMware