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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 29 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.33% 5.38% 7.90%
As % of the Applications category 54.72% 44.44% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 28
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,127 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -2.70%
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
53 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.23% 12.12% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 67
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,314 £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Chorley - 11 £31,500 - 3
Preston +6 4 £19,000 -45.71% 2
Blackpool +8 2 £26,500 -53.91%
Skelmersdale - 2 £25,000 -
Blackburn +14 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Burnley - 1 £37,500 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (40.00%) MS Office
3 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
4 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 21 (30.00%) Windows
5 18 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 14 (20.00%) Finance
7 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 10 (14.29%) VBA
10 10 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (14.29%) Marketing
11 9 (12.86%) SCCM
11 9 (12.86%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
12 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (11.43%) Retail
12 8 (11.43%) VB
12 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2
12 8 (11.43%) Degree
13 7 (10.00%) QlikView
13 7 (10.00%) Power BI
13 7 (10.00%) Project Management
14 6 (8.57%) Advertising
14 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (8.57%) C#
14 6 (8.57%) .NET
14 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (40.00%) MS Office
2 10 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.57%) MS Project
4 2 (2.86%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.86%) InDesign
4 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.29%) ADSL
2 3 (4.29%) MPLS
2 3 (4.29%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (4.29%) Wireless
3 2 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) Power BI
2 7 (10.00%) QlikView
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Power View
3 6 (8.57%) Pentaho
3 6 (8.57%) PowerPivot
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.43%) Datazen
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Marketing
3 8 (11.43%) Retail
3 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.57%) Advertising
5 2 (2.86%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) IT Support
4 8 (11.43%) Support Technician
5 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Information Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Junior
8 4 (5.71%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
2 4 (5.71%) WCF
3 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.86%) COM+
4 2 (2.86%) REST
4 2 (2.86%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.86%) SOAP
4 2 (2.86%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) WinForms
4 2 (2.86%) WPF
4 2 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.14%) Blog
5 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.43%) Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.43%) iPad
7 1 (1.43%) Life Science
7 1 (1.43%) NHS
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
7 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2
2 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.00%) Project Management
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) Analytics
4 6 (8.57%) Dashboard Development
4 6 (8.57%) Data Analytics
5 5 (7.14%) CRM
5 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (7.14%) Logistics
5 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.14%) SEO
6 4 (5.71%) Data Transformation
6 4 (5.71%) ITIL
6 4 (5.71%) Operations Management
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) MVC
7 3 (4.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) VBA
3 8 (11.43%) VB
4 6 (8.57%) C#
5 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.29%) VBScript
6 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.43%) C
7 1 (1.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.43%) PHP
7 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) MCP
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.43%) CAPM
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PMP
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Citrix
2 4 (5.71%) Remedy
3 3 (4.29%) Avaya
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
AWD online
Salary: circa £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago