Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 43 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 17 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.97% 5.21% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 60.71% 64.71% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -22.22% +40.63%
10th Percentile £20,500 £25,875 £38,500
90th Percentile £42,750 £37,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.85%

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 28 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.54% 8.06% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 15
Northern Ireland median annual salary £21,000 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.15% -23.75% +68.42%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,000 £41,250 £59,750
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 -9 15 £21,000 -40.00% 2
County Londonderry - 1 £70,000 -
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (70.59%) ITIL
3 12 (70.59%) Service Delivery
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) MCDST
4 11 (64.71%) MCITP
4 11 (64.71%) Incident Management
4 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (64.71%) ServiceCenter
4 11 (64.71%) Network Security
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
4 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL V3
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (64.71%) MCP
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) MCSA
4 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) Remedy
4 11 (64.71%) Blackberry
4 11 (64.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 11 (64.71%) HP

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 11 (64.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) LAN
1 11 (64.71%) Network Security
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
1 11 (64.71%) VPN
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Administration Assistant
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Blackberry
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows 10
1 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
1 12 (70.59%) Service Delivery
2 11 (64.71%) Incident Management
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Process Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Server Building
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) MCDST
1 11 (64.71%) MCITP
1 11 (64.71%) MCP
1 11 (64.71%) MCSA
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MBA
2 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (64.71%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Apple
2 11 (64.71%) Bloomberg
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Dell
2 11 (64.71%) HP
2 11 (64.71%) Remedy
2 11 (64.71%) Reuters
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Progress
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Xerox