The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 33 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.05% 9.22% 6.28%
As % of the Applications category 52.38% 63.38% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 39
Average salary £29,339 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
63 71 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.46% 14.55% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 68
Average salary £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Excel
North West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston -16 8 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Lancaster - 7 £27,000 -
Blackburn - 5 £28,500 - 1
Blackpool -4 1 - -
Nelson - 1 £20,000 - 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 61 (77.22%) Microsoft
2 37 (46.84%) SQL
3 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
4 31 (39.24%) .NET
5 21 (26.58%) C#
5 21 (26.58%) Windows
6 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
6 17 (21.52%) Project Management
6 17 (21.52%) Finance
7 16 (20.25%) Citrix
8 15 (18.99%) HTML
8 15 (18.99%) Service Delivery
8 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (17.72%) VMware
10 13 (16.46%) MS Office
10 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
11 12 (15.19%) CSS
11 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
11 12 (15.19%) Cisco
11 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
12 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
12 11 (13.92%) VBA
12 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (12.66%) jQuery
13 10 (12.66%) VB.NET
13 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
14 9 (11.39%) ITIL
14 9 (11.39%) SOA
14 9 (11.39%) WinForms

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.06%) IIS
5 3 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Office
2 5 (6.33%) MS Project
3 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) WAN
2 7 (8.86%) LAN
3 4 (5.06%) DNS
3 4 (5.06%) DHCP
4 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.80%) SAN
4 3 (3.80%) Firewall
4 3 (3.80%) Wireless
4 3 (3.80%) TETRA
5 2 (2.53%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) PBX
6 1 (1.27%) VoIP
6 1 (1.27%) Intranet
6 1 (1.27%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (10.13%) MS Access
4 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.27%) DB2
6 1 (1.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Mercurial
2 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.59%) Billing
4 4 (5.06%) Marketing
5 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.80%) Retail
6 2 (2.53%) Law
6 2 (2.53%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) IT Support
6 6 (7.59%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Development Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Support
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Junior
9 3 (3.80%) Graduate
9 3 (3.80%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.24%) .NET
2 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.99%) HTML
4 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
5 12 (15.19%) CSS
6 10 (12.66%) jQuery
7 9 (11.39%) WinForms
7 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (11.39%) HTML5
7 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (11.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (11.39%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (8.86%) XML
9 3 (3.80%) XHTML
10 2 (2.53%) Web Services
11 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.06%) iPhone
2 4 (5.06%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.06%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.80%) Smartcard
3 3 (3.80%) Replication
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Windows
2 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.80%) Linux
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Project Management
2 15 (18.99%) Service Delivery
3 9 (11.39%) ITIL
3 9 (11.39%) SOA
3 9 (11.39%) MVC
3 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
4 8 (10.13%) Time Management
5 7 (8.86%) Data Protection
6 6 (7.59%) Service Management
6 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.33%) Change Management
8 4 (5.06%) Database Security
8 4 (5.06%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.80%) Release Management
9 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) C#
3 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
4 11 (13.92%) VBA
5 10 (12.66%) VB.NET
5 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.86%) VB
7 3 (3.80%) VB6
8 2 (2.53%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) C
9 1 (1.27%) Java
9 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) CCNA
3 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) CCNP
4 3 (3.80%) MCITP
5 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 2 (2.53%) MCP
5 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CCSP
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.27%) MCTS
6 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) NCIE
6 1 (1.27%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.33%) XenApp
4 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.06%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
1 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (77.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Citrix
3 14 (17.72%) VMware
4 12 (15.19%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.06%) HP
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 2 (2.53%) NetApp
7 2 (2.53%) EMC
8 1 (1.27%) Nortel
8 1 (1.27%) Avaya
8 1 (1.27%) Juniper
8 1 (1.27%) CommVault
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas
8 1 (1.27%) Sage
8 1 (1.27%) Sophos
8 1 (1.27%) Capita
8 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.27%) Acronis
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car/Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Experis IT
Salary: £64000 per annum + 7K Car Allow + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29338.80 per annum + Vehicle, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Nelson
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago