The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 34 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.51% 11.45% 7.26%
As % of the Applications category 64.15% 60.00% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 31
Median salary £30,000 £35,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £48,000 £42,500
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 53 95 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.70% 19.08% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 51 88 58
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £17,270 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for MS Excel in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary histogram for MS Excel in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 30 £30,000 -14.89% 8
Sunderland -1 3 £19,000 -42.42%
MS Excel
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 55 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 38 (58.46%) Windows
3 37 (56.92%) Active Directory
4 32 (49.23%) MS Office
5 23 (35.38%) Office 365
6 22 (33.85%) DNS
7 20 (30.77%) VMware
8 19 (29.23%) Firewall
8 19 (29.23%) DHCP
8 19 (29.23%) SQL
8 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (27.69%) Presales
9 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
10 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
10 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
11 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (24.62%) Citrix
12 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (21.54%) Amazon RDS
13 13 (20.00%) Cisco
13 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 13 (20.00%) Web Services
14 12 (18.46%) ITIL
14 12 (18.46%) SAN
14 12 (18.46%) Symantec
14 12 (18.46%) Sophos
14 12 (18.46%) Backup Exec
14 12 (18.46%) VLAN

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.15%) Apache
6 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.54%) SAS
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (49.23%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.54%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.38%) Office 365
2 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.69%) PaaS
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
5 4 (6.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (4.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.62%) Route 53
7 2 (3.08%) IaaS
7 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) DNS
2 19 (29.23%) DHCP
2 19 (29.23%) Firewall
3 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.46%) SAN
4 12 (18.46%) VLAN
5 11 (16.92%) SMTP
6 10 (15.38%) DMZ
7 5 (7.69%) VPN
8 3 (4.62%) LAN
8 3 (4.62%) WAN
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) MySQL
5 3 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.62%) MS Access
6 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 13 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) IT Support
4 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) IT Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) Web Services
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.15%) WAP
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) LAMP
5 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.08%) CSS
5 2 (3.08%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
5 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.54%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (1.54%) SOAP
6 1 (1.54%) WCF
6 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Clustering
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) Tandem
4 1 (1.54%) AS400
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (58.46%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.92%) Linux
5 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.08%) AIX
10 2 (3.08%) Android
10 2 (3.08%) Unix
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Presales
2 12 (18.46%) ITIL
3 11 (16.92%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 10 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 7 (10.77%) CRM
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) DevOps
6 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.69%) Document Management
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.15%) Change Control
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.15%) Migration
8 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.15%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.62%) MVC
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) PHP
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) Java
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) CCNA
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.54%) HND
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.54%) MCITP
5 1 (1.54%) MCP
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (56.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (26.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.08%) vSphere
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Citrix
4 13 (20.00%) Cisco
5 12 (18.46%) Sophos
5 12 (18.46%) Symantec
6 7 (10.77%) HP
7 6 (9.23%) Dell
8 5 (7.69%) arcserve
8 5 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (4.62%) Apple
9 3 (4.62%) Tableau
10 1 (1.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.54%) Huawei
10 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.54%) Lotus
10 1 (1.54%) NetApp
10 1 (1.54%) Nokia
10 1 (1.54%) Remedy
10 1 (1.54%) Sage
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
ITPS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago