The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Blackburn region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 13.46% 5.26% 11.43%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 75.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Average salary £28,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Applications Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 23.08% 7.02% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 17
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Excel
Lancashire

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
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Blackburn

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Citrix
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) iPhone
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) XenApp
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (16.67%) NCIE
6 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Account Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) NCIE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCTS
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) HP AIS
4 1 (8.33%) HP MASE
4 1 (8.33%) VCDX
4 1 (8.33%) NCDA
4 1 (8.33%) VCAP
4 1 (8.33%) VTSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCEE
4 1 (8.33%) CCIA
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCSP
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) CommVault
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
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