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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Excel
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 55 46 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Excel 18 12 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.71% 3.23% 1.02%
As % of the Applications category 32.14% 50.00% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 4
10th Percentile £26,250 - £22,950
25th Percentile £31,125 £22,750 £25,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £29,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.12% -1.67% +30.43%
75th Percentile £47,000 £32,250 £33,125
90th Percentile £62,250 £47,350 £34,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 56 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.45% 6.45% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 12
10th Percentile - £22,750 £21,025
25th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,500 £28,750
Median % change year-on-year - +30.43% +25.00%
75th Percentile £42,844 £44,375 £33,125
90th Percentile £61,900 £45,000 £37,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Excel
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland

Microsoft Excel
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 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
County Antrim -14 9 £37,500 +27.12% 2
County Down - 2 £35,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Newry - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Excel
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (61.11%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (33.33%) GMP
5 6 (33.33%) Chemistry
5 6 (33.33%) Life Science
5 6 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Validation
5 6 (33.33%) QMS
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 4 (22.22%) Project Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
8 3 (16.67%) Social Skills
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 2 (11.11%) Azure
9 2 (11.11%) OneDrive
9 2 (11.11%) Presales
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Retail

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (11.11%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.56%) Google Docs
3 1 (5.56%) Google Sheets
3 1 (5.56%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Power BI
1 1 (5.56%) Power Query
General
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Social Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Law
4 2 (11.11%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft 365 Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft 365 Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Life Science
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (33.33%) Chemistry
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 6 (33.33%) QMS
2 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Project Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Presales
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) R
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) GMP
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) SAP