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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 11 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 15.94% - 13.33%
As % of the Applications category 73.33% - 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Average salary £18,500 - £23,000
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 - £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £32,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Blackpool region.

Applications Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 21.74% 16.00% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 9
Average salary £18,750 £19,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Blackpool

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) CRM
7 2 (15.38%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (15.38%) iPhone
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) iPad
7 2 (15.38%) Lync
7 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
8 1 (7.69%) Marketing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (46.15%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) IT Support
3 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
4 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Competitive Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Lotus
6 1 (7.69%) Google