The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office Excel
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 25 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 67 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 11.84% 7.32% 5.52%
As % of the Applications category 84.81% 46.15% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 16
Median salary £36,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.09% +19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £57,000 £61,250
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 Merseyside with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 79 78 66
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.96% 15.85% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 41
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £68,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Merseyside

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Merseyside

MS Excel
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool +13 53 £36,000 -7.09% 10
Bootle - 8 £53,573 -
St Helens - 7 £31,000 - 2
Wirral -6 1 - -
MS Excel
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 82 (62.60%) Microsoft
2 63 (48.09%) SQL Server
3 57 (43.51%) SQL
4 49 (37.40%) MS Office
5 48 (36.64%) Finance
6 41 (31.30%) Windows
7 31 (23.66%) ITIL
8 29 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (16.03%) C#
9 21 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (14.50%) Data Architecture
11 19 (14.50%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (14.50%) Windows Server
12 18 (13.74%) .NET
12 18 (13.74%) Oracle
12 18 (13.74%) VMware
13 17 (12.98%) MS PowerPoint
13 17 (12.98%) JavaScript
13 17 (12.98%) CRM
13 17 (12.98%) Office 365
14 16 (12.21%) Data Centre
14 16 (12.21%) jQuery
15 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (11.45%) Dynamics CRM
15 15 (11.45%) MS Exchange
15 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
15 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (11.45%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.11%) IIS
4 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (37.40%) MS Office
2 17 (12.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.29%) MS Project
3 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (8.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (2.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.98%) Office 365
2 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.58%) IaaS
3 6 (4.58%) PaaS
4 2 (1.53%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.16%) SAN
2 7 (5.34%) Firewall
3 6 (4.58%) Internet
4 5 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.05%) DHCP
5 4 (3.05%) DNS
5 4 (3.05%) VLAN
6 2 (1.53%) Skype
7 1 (0.76%) LAN
7 1 (0.76%) NAS
7 1 (0.76%) Network Security
7 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (48.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (14.50%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (9.16%) Relational Database
6 10 (7.63%) MySQL
7 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (3.82%) Informix
8 4 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.76%) NuGet
5 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Advertising
5 2 (1.53%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (41.22%) Analyst
2 21 (16.03%) Developer
2 21 (16.03%) SQL Analyst
3 16 (12.21%) Data Analyst
4 15 (11.45%) Support Analyst
5 13 (9.92%) Server Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) SQL Data Analyst
7 11 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (6.87%) DBA
9 9 (6.87%) Project Manager
10 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
10 8 (6.11%) SQL DBA
10 8 (6.11%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (6.11%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) Windows Server Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Development Manager
11 7 (5.34%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) .NET
2 16 (12.21%) jQuery
3 13 (9.92%) HTML
4 10 (7.63%) XML
5 9 (6.87%) CSS
5 9 (6.87%) Web Services
6 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.58%) Ajax
7 6 (4.58%) HTML5
7 6 (4.58%) WinForms
8 4 (3.05%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.29%) REST
9 3 (2.29%) SOAP
9 3 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.76%) Middleware
11 1 (0.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.21%) Data Centre
3 14 (10.69%) iPad
4 12 (9.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.11%) Private Cloud
6 7 (5.34%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (4.58%) FlexPod
7 6 (4.58%) NHS
8 5 (3.82%) Clustering
9 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.05%) Replication
10 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.76%) iPhone
11 1 (0.76%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.30%) Windows
2 19 (14.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.11%) Linux
5 7 (5.34%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.58%) OpenVMS
6 6 (4.58%) Solaris
7 5 (3.82%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (3.82%) Unix
7 5 (3.82%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.05%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.76%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) ITIL
2 29 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) Data Architecture
5 17 (12.98%) CRM
6 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.69%) Data Analysis
8 12 (9.16%) Analytics
8 12 (9.16%) Change Management
9 11 (8.40%) Actionable Insight
9 11 (8.40%) Trend Analysis
10 10 (7.63%) Migration
11 9 (6.87%) Service Management
12 8 (6.11%) Human Factors
12 8 (6.11%) Physics
12 8 (6.11%) PRINCE2
13 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.34%) Data Protection
13 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
14 6 (4.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.51%) SQL
2 21 (16.03%) C#
3 17 (12.98%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.92%) PowerShell
4 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.87%) VB
6 6 (4.58%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.29%) C
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.16%) Degree
3 7 (5.34%) CCNA
3 7 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.58%) MCITP
4 6 (4.58%) NCDA
4 6 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.53%) MOS
5 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ACCA
6 1 (0.76%) CIMA
6 1 (0.76%) MCSA
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) SLA
3 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.05%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
1 15 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.34%) vSphere
4 4 (3.05%) XenApp
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) SCOM
2 9 (6.87%) SCCM
3 8 (6.11%) SCOrch
3 8 (6.11%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.29%) Nagios
6 2 (1.53%) OpenView
6 2 (1.53%) OVSD
6 2 (1.53%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 82 (62.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.74%) Oracle
2 18 (13.74%) VMware
3 12 (9.16%) NetApp
4 11 (8.40%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (6.87%) SAP
6 8 (6.11%) Cisco
6 8 (6.11%) Citrix
7 6 (4.58%) Alteryx
8 4 (3.05%) IDERA
8 4 (3.05%) RedGate
9 3 (2.29%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.53%) HP
10 2 (1.53%) Remedy
10 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.53%) Sun
10 2 (1.53%) Tableau
11 1 (0.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.76%) Nokia
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Posted: 8 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Helens
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago