The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 25 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 54 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.12% 10.54% 10.37%
As % of the Applications category 72.00% 60.49% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 48
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
MS Excel
North West

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

Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
75 81 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.67% 17.42% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 87
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £27,204
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £15,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MS Excel
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Excel Salary Trend in Lancashire

MS Excel
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Excel Salary Histogram in Lancashire

MS Excel
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 11 £18,500 -
Chorley -2 8 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Preston -15 8 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Blackburn -12 5 £30,500 +7.01% 2
Ormskirk - 5 £28,750 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 - -
Skelmersdale -3 1 £40,000 -5.88%
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 58 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (45.45%) MS Office
3 32 (36.36%) Windows
4 30 (34.09%) SQL
5 28 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 25 (28.41%) .NET
7 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
9 16 (18.18%) C#
9 16 (18.18%) Citrix
10 15 (17.05%) VB
11 14 (15.91%) CSS
11 14 (15.91%) Cisco
12 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
12 13 (14.77%) HTML
12 13 (14.77%) Windows XP
12 13 (14.77%) Finance
12 13 (14.77%) MS PowerPoint
12 13 (14.77%) Degree
12 13 (14.77%) Windows Vista
13 11 (12.50%) CRM
13 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (12.50%) Windows 8
14 10 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
14 10 (11.36%) Ethernet
15 9 (10.23%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (10.23%) IIS
15 9 (10.23%) Firewall
15 9 (10.23%) Manufacturing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (10.23%) IIS
2 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (5.68%) Apache
4 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.41%) WordPress
6 3 (3.41%) Lync
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (45.45%) MS Office
2 13 (14.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.14%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Ethernet
2 9 (10.23%) Firewall
3 8 (9.09%) Wireless
4 7 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.95%) Internet
5 5 (5.68%) LAN
6 4 (4.55%) VoIP
6 4 (4.55%) DECT
6 4 (4.55%) DHCP
6 4 (4.55%) DNS
6 4 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.55%) NAS
7 3 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.41%) ADSL
7 3 (3.41%) Broadband
8 2 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.14%) OSPF
9 1 (1.14%) PBX
9 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.27%) MySQL
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.41%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.14%) Selenium
3 1 (1.14%) Moq
3 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.14%) NUnit
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Military
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Developer
1 22 (25.00%) Analyst
2 12 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Help Desk Support
4 7 (7.95%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) IT Support
5 6 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Junior
6 5 (5.68%) Desktop Support
6 5 (5.68%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.55%) IT Operations Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.41%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.91%) CSS
4 13 (14.77%) HTML
5 5 (5.68%) jQuery
5 5 (5.68%) HTML5
6 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.55%) XML
6 4 (4.55%) XHTML
7 3 (3.41%) WCF
7 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.27%) REST
8 2 (2.27%) CSS3
8 2 (2.27%) SOAP
8 2 (2.27%) Web Services
9 1 (1.14%) Ajax
9 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.14%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Life Science
3 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Statistics
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.41%) PDA
6 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.27%) iPhone
6 2 (2.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.14%) BYOD
7 1 (1.14%) CCTV
7 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.36%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) Windows XP
2 13 (14.77%) Windows Vista
3 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.95%) Solaris
5 6 (6.82%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.68%) Linux
6 5 (5.68%) UNIX
7 3 (3.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) CRM
2 8 (9.09%) ITIL
2 8 (9.09%) ERP
3 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.82%) Project Management
4 6 (6.82%) Performance Management
5 5 (5.68%) SDLC
5 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.55%) Document Management
6 4 (4.55%) Workflow
6 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.55%) MVC
6 4 (4.55%) EAI
6 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.55%) Software Deployment
6 4 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.55%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) C#
3 15 (17.05%) VB
4 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.09%) VBA
6 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.95%) VB6
7 6 (6.82%) Java
8 4 (4.55%) C
8 4 (4.55%) PHP
8 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.14%) VBScript
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) MCSE
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB
5 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (1.14%) CCDP
7 1 (1.14%) MCSA
7 1 (1.14%) CCNP
7 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.14%) ACCA
7 1 (1.14%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.27%) XenApp
4 2 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Citrix
3 14 (15.91%) Cisco
4 9 (10.23%) VMware
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle
6 4 (4.55%) HP
6 4 (4.55%) Juniper
7 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.27%) McAfee
8 2 (2.27%) NetApp
8 2 (2.27%) Sun
8 2 (2.27%) Google
8 2 (2.27%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.27%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.14%) PayPal
9 1 (1.14%) Infor
9 1 (1.14%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.14%) Avaya
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