The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 4.17% 7.55% 1.85%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
MS Excel
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackburn region.

Applications Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 8.33% 11.32% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,050 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £29,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Blackburn

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Arabic Language
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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