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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Excel 43 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.66% 8.11% 10.14%
As % of the Applications category 65.15% 60.66% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 46
Average salary £30,000 £28,919 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.73% -5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,689 £19,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £42,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
66 61 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.83% 13.38% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 73
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Preston +6 6 £31,000 -4.61% 2
Chorley - 6 £21,500 - 1
Ormskirk - 5 £28,750 - 3
Blackburn -6 4 £30,500 +7.01% 1
Blackpool -6 3 £40,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £19,000 -
Rossendale - 1 £30,000 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (73.13%) Microsoft
2 33 (49.25%) MS Office
3 31 (46.27%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) SQL
5 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
5 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (25.37%) .NET
7 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (19.40%) Life Science
8 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
9 12 (17.91%) C#
9 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
9 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
9 12 (17.91%) Ethernet
9 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
9 12 (17.91%) SLA
9 12 (17.91%) Windows XP
9 12 (17.91%) Windows Vista
10 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (16.42%) Office 365
10 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
10 11 (16.42%) MCSE
10 11 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (16.42%) Finance
10 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
10 11 (16.42%) Internet
11 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.93%) DECT
11 10 (14.93%) VoIP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
5 3 (4.48%) Lync
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (49.25%) MS Office
2 10 (14.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) Ethernet
1 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.42%) Internet
3 10 (14.93%) DHCP
3 10 (14.93%) iSCSI
3 10 (14.93%) DNS
3 10 (14.93%) VoIP
3 10 (14.93%) DECT
3 10 (14.93%) NAS
4 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (5.97%) Wireless
5 4 (5.97%) LAN
6 3 (4.48%) Firewall
6 3 (4.48%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.99%) ADSL
7 2 (2.99%) Broadband
7 2 (2.99%) WAN
8 1 (1.49%) PBX
8 1 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 12 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.42%) Finance
3 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Law
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.49%) Avionics
5 1 (1.49%) Military
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Developer
3 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Operations Manager
3 6 (8.96%) IT Operations Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Support Manager
5 4 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.48%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.48%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) .NET
2 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.94%) CSS
4 5 (7.46%) jQuery
5 4 (5.97%) HTML
5 4 (5.97%) HTML5
6 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.99%) WCF
7 2 (2.99%) SOAP
7 2 (2.99%) Web Services
7 2 (2.99%) REST
7 2 (2.99%) CSS3
8 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.49%) Ajax
8 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (19.40%) Life Science
3 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) PDA
4 3 (4.48%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.49%) CCTV
5 1 (1.49%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.27%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (17.91%) Windows XP
3 12 (17.91%) Windows Vista
4 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.48%) Android
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
1 11 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (14.93%) Resource Management
2 10 (14.93%) Performance Management
2 10 (14.93%) Software Deployment
2 10 (14.93%) Service Desk Management
2 10 (14.93%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (10.45%) Project Management
3 7 (10.45%) ITIL
4 5 (7.46%) ERP
5 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.97%) CRM
5 4 (5.97%) Workflow
5 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.97%) Document Management
5 4 (5.97%) Time Management
6 3 (4.48%) People Management
6 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
6 3 (4.48%) Use Case
6 3 (4.48%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.43%) VB
5 6 (8.96%) VBA
6 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.48%) VB6
6 3 (4.48%) C
6 3 (4.48%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) VBScript
7 1 (1.49%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.42%) MCSE
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) CCNA
4 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) CCDP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) BICSI RCDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) SLA
2 6 (8.96%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Postfix
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) Citrix
4 4 (5.97%) HP
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Avaya
5 2 (2.99%) NetApp
5 2 (2.99%) Google
5 2 (2.99%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.49%) PayPal
6 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.49%) Apple
6 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.49%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.49%) Nortel
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £750.00 - £850.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000 - £14250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chorley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago