The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Excel
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 335 299 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.51% 8.73% 9.81%
As % of the Applications category 66.73% 68.26% 65.60%
Number of salaries quoted 301 247 320
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,150
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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 502 438 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 12.75% 12.79% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 448 354 474
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Manchester

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Manchester

MS 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 MS Excel within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 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
Stockport +6 26 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Altrincham -10 11 £23,750 -42.77% 5
Bolton -6 9 £35,000 +53.84%
Bury -8 8 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Cheadle +12 6 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Sale -2 6 £27,500 +22.22%
Salford -5 6 £49,625 +120.55% 4
Wigan -14 4 £22,500 +12.50%
Oldham -27 3 £22,500 -25.00% 1
MS Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 501 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 297 (45.98%) SQL Server
3 289 (44.74%) SQL
4 192 (29.72%) Windows
5 162 (25.08%) .NET
6 153 (23.68%) C#
6 153 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 143 (22.14%) MS Office
8 138 (21.36%) Degree
9 134 (20.74%) Finance
10 123 (19.04%) Active Directory
11 107 (16.56%) VMware
12 105 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 103 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 94 (14.55%) T-SQL
15 93 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
16 88 (13.62%) ITIL
17 80 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
18 79 (12.23%) MVC
19 78 (12.07%) ASP.NET
20 72 (11.15%) HTML
21 69 (10.68%) jQuery
22 68 (10.53%) Windows 7
22 68 (10.53%) Windows Server
22 68 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
23 66 (10.22%) MS Exchange
23 66 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
24 63 (9.75%) JavaScript
24 63 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
25 62 (9.60%) SharePoint

MS 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 66 (10.22%) MS Exchange
2 62 (9.60%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (2.94%) IIS
6 9 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.93%) Confluence
8 5 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.77%) SAS
8 5 (0.77%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.77%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.62%) Alfresco
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) DNN
11 1 (0.15%) Jetty
11 1 (0.15%) nginx
11 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 143 (22.14%) MS Office
2 56 (8.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (3.72%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.94%) Acrobat
5 17 (2.63%) Camtasia
5 17 (2.63%) Snagit
6 14 (2.17%) MS Project
7 5 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.31%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.31%) InDesign
8 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.31%) SPSS
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 39 (6.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.93%) Visualfiles
6 5 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (5.88%) Office 365
3 21 (3.25%) IaaS
4 20 (3.10%) PaaS
5 18 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.24%) SaaS
7 4 (0.62%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.46%) Yammer
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.15%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) Responsys
9 1 (0.15%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.05%) DNS
2 42 (6.50%) DHCP
2 42 (6.50%) TCP/IP
3 41 (6.35%) SAN
4 36 (5.57%) Firewall
5 33 (5.11%) LAN
5 33 (5.11%) WAN
6 27 (4.18%) VPN
7 24 (3.72%) VLAN
8 18 (2.79%) VoIP
9 7 (1.08%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.08%) RS-232
10 4 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.62%) Network Security
10 4 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.46%) Broadband
11 3 (0.46%) Internet
11 3 (0.46%) Skype
11 3 (0.46%) WLAN
12 2 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (45.98%) SQL Server
2 105 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 103 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 54 (8.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (8.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (3.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 19 (2.94%) MySQL
8 19 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (2.32%) Power BI
11 14 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 14 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (1.39%) QlikView
14 8 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (1.08%) MS Access
15 7 (1.08%) Riak
16 6 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 53 (8.20%) Visual Studio
2 33 (5.11%) JIRA
3 28 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (2.63%) NUnit
5 15 (2.32%) MSI
6 9 (1.39%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.24%) AccuRev
7 8 (1.24%) InstallShield
7 8 (1.24%) MSTest
8 7 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Blend
8 7 (1.08%) NuGet
8 7 (1.08%) WiX
9 6 (0.93%) Selenium
9 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.77%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.62%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.62%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.31%) Moq
General
1 134 (20.74%) Finance
2 47 (7.28%) Retail
3 34 (5.26%) Marketing
4 27 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 26 (4.02%) German Language
6 20 (3.10%) Legal
7 19 (2.94%) French Language
8 18 (2.79%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.63%) Banking
10 13 (2.01%) Law
11 9 (1.39%) Advertising
12 8 (1.24%) Games
13 7 (1.08%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.77%) Billing
15 5 (0.77%) Electronics
16 4 (0.62%) Back Office
16 4 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.62%) Publishing
17 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 205 (31.73%) Developer
2 106 (16.41%) Analyst
3 86 (13.31%) .NET Developer
4 66 (10.22%) C# Developer
5 65 (10.06%) SQL Developer
6 57 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 56 (8.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (6.19%) SQL Server Developer
10 36 (5.57%) DBA
10 36 (5.57%) IT Support
11 34 (5.26%) Support Analyst
12 33 (5.11%) Consultant
12 33 (5.11%) SQL DBA
13 30 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 29 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 29 (4.49%) Senior Developer
15 26 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
15 26 (4.02%) IT Engineer
15 26 (4.02%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (25.08%) .NET
2 78 (12.07%) ASP.NET
3 72 (11.15%) HTML
4 69 (10.68%) jQuery
5 60 (9.29%) CSS
6 44 (6.81%) .NET Framework
6 44 (6.81%) Web Services
7 40 (6.19%) XML
8 32 (4.95%) Entity Framework
9 31 (4.80%) AngularJS
10 30 (4.64%) WCF
11 25 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (3.41%) HTML5
13 21 (3.25%) Ajax
14 19 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (2.79%) JSON
16 17 (2.63%) LINQ
16 17 (2.63%) XSLT
17 15 (2.32%) WinForms
18 14 (2.17%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (8.67%) iPad
3 44 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.18%) Data Centre
5 19 (2.94%) Clustering
6 17 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.32%) Replication
8 10 (1.55%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.39%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.24%) Life Science
10 8 (1.24%) User Experience
11 7 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.08%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 7 (1.08%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.93%) FlexPod
12 6 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
13 5 (0.77%) Cyber Attack
14 4 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 192 (29.72%) Windows
2 68 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 68 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 54 (8.36%) Linux
4 46 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (5.57%) Windows 10
7 20 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (2.94%) Unix
9 15 (2.32%) Solaris
10 11 (1.70%) AIX
11 10 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.55%) OpenVMS
12 9 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.24%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.08%) CentOS
14 7 (1.08%) Mac OS
14 7 (1.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 6 (0.93%) Android
16 5 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (14.40%) Business Intelligence
3 88 (13.62%) ITIL
4 79 (12.23%) MVC
5 58 (8.98%) ETL
6 53 (8.20%) Problem Management
7 52 (8.05%) Service Management
7 52 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 51 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 49 (7.59%) CRM
10 37 (5.73%) Project Management
10 37 (5.73%) SDLC
11 34 (5.26%) Data Analysis
12 33 (5.11%) PRINCE2
13 31 (4.80%) Data Management
14 30 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
14 30 (4.64%) Scrum
15 29 (4.49%) Mentoring
15 29 (4.49%) TDD
16 28 (4.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 289 (44.74%) SQL
2 153 (23.68%) C#
3 94 (14.55%) T-SQL
4 63 (9.75%) JavaScript
5 36 (5.57%) PowerShell
6 29 (4.49%) VBA
7 23 (3.56%) VB.NET
8 20 (3.10%) C
9 13 (2.01%) Java
10 12 (1.86%) C++
11 11 (1.70%) VBScript
12 10 (1.55%) TypeScript
12 10 (1.55%) VB
13 8 (1.24%) PHP
13 8 (1.24%) Python
13 8 (1.24%) XAML
14 5 (0.77%) VB6
15 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.31%) Ruby
16 2 (0.31%) X++
Qualifications
1 138 (21.36%) Degree
2 66 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.02%) MOS
4 25 (3.87%) MCSE
5 24 (3.72%) ISEB
6 17 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (2.48%) CCNA
8 15 (2.32%) MCP
9 11 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.70%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.39%) BC Cleared
10 9 (1.39%) MCSA
11 6 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.77%) MCTS
13 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.62%) MCITP
14 3 (0.46%) APMG
14 3 (0.46%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.89%) QA
1 51 (7.89%) SLA
2 24 (3.72%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.39%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.24%) PMO
7 3 (0.46%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 123 (19.04%) Active Directory
2 63 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 9 (1.39%) vSphere
6 8 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (1.24%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.62%) XenApp
9 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.31%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.31%) Docker
10 2 (0.31%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.15%) KVM
11 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (2.79%) WSUS
2 16 (2.48%) SCCM
3 12 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.24%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.93%) Nagios
7 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.77%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.62%) HockeyApp
9 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.46%) SCOM
10 2 (0.31%) Puppet
11 1 (0.15%) Ansible
11 1 (0.15%) Packer
11 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 501 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 107 (16.56%) VMware
3 39 (6.04%) Cisco
4 34 (5.26%) Citrix
5 33 (5.11%) NetApp
6 25 (3.87%) Oracle
7 22 (3.41%) Adobe
7 22 (3.41%) iManage
8 16 (2.48%) Avaya
9 15 (2.32%) IBM
9 15 (2.32%) SAP
10 12 (1.86%) AppSense
11 11 (1.70%) Cognos
12 10 (1.55%) Intel Security
13 9 (1.39%) Tableau
14 8 (1.24%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.08%) HP
16 6 (0.93%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.93%) LexisNexis
17 5 (0.77%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £4k shift + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £25000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,950 per annum + car + fantastic hols & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35000-£50000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RM plc
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago