Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 97 119 92
Rank change year-on-year +22 -27 +41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 167 66 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.00% 2.08% 3.22%
As % of the Applications category 40.05% 35.87% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 149
10th Percentile £24,100 £20,950 £26,000
25th Percentile £30,274 £26,813 £26,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.54% -7.14% -
75th Percentile £56,563 £46,375 £52,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -

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 417 184 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.50% 5.80% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 252 150 316
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £24,750
25th Percentile £26,250 £27,125 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £38,068 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.06% +8.77% -18.60%
75th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £46,563
90th Percentile £57,594 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,050 £33,500
% change year-on-year +4.02% +7.61% -10.67%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham +11 5 £24,000 - 1
Salford -8 4 - - 1
Stockport +2 2 £29,000 -35.56%
Wigan - 2 £37,250 - 1
Bolton - 1 £20,000 -
Microsoft Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 86 (51.50%) Microsoft
1 86 (51.50%) Social Skills
2 82 (49.10%) Microsoft Office
3 68 (40.72%) Service Delivery
4 67 (40.12%) Line Management
5 63 (37.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 63 (37.72%) Facilities Management
6 62 (37.13%) Retail
7 49 (29.34%) Information Security
8 47 (28.14%) Power BI
8 47 (28.14%) Power Platform
9 46 (27.54%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (25.75%) Analytics
11 39 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (21.56%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (20.96%) Finance
14 34 (20.36%) SQL
15 29 (17.37%) Self-Motivation
16 26 (15.57%) Visualisation
17 22 (13.17%) Time Management
18 21 (12.57%) Data Analysis
19 20 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (11.98%) Organisational Skills
19 20 (11.98%) Coaching
20 19 (11.38%) Management Information System
20 19 (11.38%) Project Management
20 19 (11.38%) SQL Server
21 18 (10.78%) Degree
21 18 (10.78%) Data Visualisation
22 17 (10.18%) Workflow

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 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.80%) CMS
2 3 (1.80%) Drupal
3 2 (1.20%) SAS
4 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 82 (49.10%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (37.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (5.39%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.59%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.20%) SPSS
6 1 (0.60%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Maximo
2 2 (1.20%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 47 (28.14%) Power Platform
2 12 (7.19%) Azure
3 6 (3.59%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (2.40%) AWS
4 4 (2.40%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Facebook Ads
6 1 (0.60%) GCP
6 1 (0.60%) Google Ads
6 1 (0.60%) Google Data Studio
6 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.40%) Internet
2 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.80%) VoIP
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) NAS
4 1 (0.60%) SAN
4 1 (0.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.14%) Power BI
2 19 (11.38%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.38%) Tableau
4 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.79%) MySQL
5 8 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.59%) Big Data
7 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.40%) Star Schema
8 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.80%) Power Query
9 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.20%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.20%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.60%) QlikView
10 1 (0.60%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.60%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Bower
2 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) GitLab
3 1 (0.60%) WaveMaker
General
1 86 (51.50%) Social Skills
2 62 (37.13%) Retail
3 39 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (20.96%) Finance
5 20 (11.98%) Organisational Skills
6 15 (8.98%) Influencing Skills
7 10 (5.99%) Marketing
8 8 (4.79%) Public Sector
8 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
9 7 (4.19%) Advertising
9 7 (4.19%) Law
9 7 (4.19%) Legal
9 7 (4.19%) Presentation Skills
10 5 (2.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (2.40%) Automotive
12 2 (1.20%) Digital Economy
12 2 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (1.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (32.34%) Analyst
2 21 (12.57%) Data Analyst
3 15 (8.98%) Insight Analyst
4 13 (7.78%) Coordinator
5 12 (7.19%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (6.59%) Customer Service Advisor
7 10 (5.99%) Administrator
8 9 (5.39%) Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Power BI Analyst
8 9 (5.39%) Project Coordinator
8 9 (5.39%) SQL Analyst
8 9 (5.39%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.79%) Consultant
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Insight Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Graduate
10 5 (2.99%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.40%) Data Insight Analyst
11 4 (2.40%) Senior Manager
11 4 (2.40%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (2.40%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) HTML
1 4 (2.40%) ODBC
2 3 (1.80%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (1.80%) CSS
2 3 (1.80%) Laravel
2 3 (1.80%) Symfony
2 3 (1.80%) Web Services
3 2 (1.20%) .NET
3 2 (1.20%) MDX
3 2 (1.20%) RESTful
4 1 (0.60%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.37%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (11.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.40%) Life Science
3 4 (2.40%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (1.80%) Blog
4 3 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.80%) Legacy Systems
4 3 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.59%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Linux
3 3 (1.80%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.20%) Android
4 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.72%) Service Delivery
2 67 (40.12%) Line Management
3 63 (37.72%) Facilities Management
4 49 (29.34%) Information Security
5 46 (27.54%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (25.75%) Analytics
7 36 (21.56%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (15.57%) Visualisation
9 22 (13.17%) Time Management
10 21 (12.57%) Data Analysis
11 20 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (11.98%) Coaching
12 19 (11.38%) Project Management
13 18 (10.78%) Data Visualisation
14 17 (10.18%) Business Case
14 17 (10.18%) Workflow
15 14 (8.38%) Actionable Insight
15 14 (8.38%) Data Modelling
15 14 (8.38%) Performance Management
16 13 (7.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.36%) SQL
2 13 (7.78%) VBA
3 8 (4.79%) Python
4 6 (3.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.99%) C
5 5 (2.99%) R
5 5 (2.99%) VB
6 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.80%) PHP
8 2 (1.20%) C#
8 2 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.78%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) APMP
2 4 (2.40%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.40%) Numerate Degree
2 4 (2.40%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PMP
4 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) QA
2 6 (3.59%) SLA
3 5 (2.99%) PMO
4 4 (2.40%) GDPR
5 3 (1.80%) Accessibility
5 3 (1.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.80%) XenApp
1 3 (1.80%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (51.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.59%) Google
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle
4 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.80%) Citrix
5 3 (1.80%) Databricks
5 3 (1.80%) IBM
5 3 (1.80%) Instagram
5 3 (1.80%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.80%) Zend
6 2 (1.20%) Cognos
6 2 (1.20%) Dell
6 2 (1.20%) iManage
6 2 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (0.60%) Capita
7 1 (0.60%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.60%) Meraki
7 1 (0.60%) Mitel
7 1 (0.60%) Optimizely
7 1 (0.60%) Symantec