Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 38 35
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 18 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.66% 6.82% 3.80%
As % of the Applications category 58.06% 80.00% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 11
Northern Ireland median annual salary £23,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% -25.00% -
UK median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 31 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.59% 8.53% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 23
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -25.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £51,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Excel
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
County Antrim -27 17 £23,000 -29.23% 5
County Londonderry - 1 £70,000 -
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Power BI
3 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 7 (38.89%) Tableau
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Dell
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (27.78%) Apple
5 5 (27.78%) Reuters
5 5 (27.78%) Bloomberg
5 5 (27.78%) Remedy
5 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
5 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) MCP
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) WAN
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
1 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 5 (27.78%) VPN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Power BI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Law
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Business Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCDST
1 5 (27.78%) MCITP
1 5 (27.78%) MCP
1 5 (27.78%) MCSA
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MOS
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (27.78%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Tableau
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Apple
3 5 (27.78%) Bloomberg
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Remedy
3 5 (27.78%) Reuters